This Day in Showbiz History… July 15


Former model Travis Fimmel (pictured), known for his lead role in TV’s Vikings, turns 44 today, while actor Forest Whitaker turns 61 and actress Brigitte Nielsen turns 59.

This day in 2016 saw Oscar-winner Gwyneth Paltrow divorce Coldplay singer Chris Martin after 12 years of marriage, while British actress Joan Collins married on this day in 1965, when she was 32 – her husband being TV producer Edgar Rosenberg.

Singer Linda Ronstadt turns 76 today and actress Diane Kruger turns 46.

On this day in 1974, Watch Out by Abba was topping the LM Radio charts, with the Mouth and MacNeal hit, I See a Star, in second spot. Just saying…