This Day in Showbiz History… July 21


Actor Josh Hartnett (pictured), star of Magic Mike and Pearl Harbour, turns 42 today and singer Cat Stevens turns 72, while singer Paloma Faith turns 39. Oscar-winner Robin Williams, who died in 2014, would have turned 69 today. Actor Jon Lovitz turns 63 today.

On this day in 1990 hit band Pink Floyd performed the classic The Wall where the Berlin Wall once stood.

On this day in 1942, actress Mae West divorced vaudeville performer Frank Wallace after being married to him for 31 years.

On this day in 1993, Take That, the most successful British boy band of the 1990s, had its first UK No with Pray. The group, which included Gary Barlow and Robbie Williams, went on to score seven more UK No 1 hits. Just saying..