This Day in Showbiz History… July 15


Former model Travis Fimmel (pictured), known for his lead role in TV’s Vikings, turns 40 today, while actor Forest Whitaker turns 57 and actress Brigitte Nielsen turns 55.

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 hubby being TV producer Edgar Rosenberg.

Singer Linda Ronstadt turns 72 today, actress Diane Kruger turns 42 and Ken Kerchavel (Cliff Barnes in Dallas) turns 83.

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…