This Day in Showbiz History… August 22

Actor James Corden (pictured) turns 39 today while musician Tori Amos turns 54, comic actress Kristen Wiig turns 44 and Beach Boys guitarist David Marks turns 69.

Durban musician Rusty Red celebrates his birthday today, as does South African star of international musicals, Amra-Faye Wright.

This day in 1986 saw the release of the film Stand By Me, based on a short story by Stephen King. It starred River Phoenix and Corey Feldman.

The Archies rose to the top of the South African singles chart on this day in 1969, with Sugar, Sugar. It remained there for three weeks. Just saying…