This Day in Showbiz History… July 19


Actor Benedict Cumberbatch (pictured) turns 45 today and Jared Padalecki, of TV’s Gilmore Girls, turns 39. Actor Anthony Edwards turns 59, French singer and musician Sinclar turns 51, and guitarist Brian May, of hit band Queen, turns 74 today.

The first in-flight movie was shown on this day in 1961, on the TWA airline, while a 50-year-old Frank Sinatra married 21-year-old actress Mia Farrow in Las Vegas on this day in 1966.

Irish family group The Corrs was crowning the UK singles chart on this day in 2000, with Breathless. It spent a week at No 1.

Just saying…