This Day in Showbiz History… April 27


Scottish pop star Sheena Easton (pictured) turns 64 today, Ace Frehley, former guitarist with Kiss turns 72, and actress Anouk Aimee turns 91. Patrick Stump, frontman with Fall Out Boy, turns 39. British actress Sally Hawkins, an Oscar-nominee for The Shape of Water, was born on this day in 1976.

Beethoven composed his famous piano piece, Fur Elise, on this day in 1810, while Ringo Starr, drummer with The Beatles, married actress Barbara Bach on this day on 1981.

Oscar-winner Halle Berry divorced husband, R&B singer Eric Benet, on this day in 2004, six months after the couple separated.

On this day in 1994, Prince was enjoying the first of two weeks topping the British single chart with The Most Beautiful Girl in the World, his only UK No 1 among 50 hits in that country. Just saying…