This Day in Showbiz History… July 22


Singer-actress Selena Gomez (pictured) turns 29 today, both Don Henley of The Eagles and actor Albert Brooks turn 74, and both US actor Danny Glover and French actress Mirielle Matthieu turn 75.

Actor Willem Dafoe turns 66 and both actor David Spade and actor John Leguizamo turn 57.

Rick Davies, London-born singer and keyboardist with Supertramp,  turns 78 today, while Alan Menken, composer of songs for many Walt Disney animated movies, turns 72 today.

Topping the UK singles chart on this day in 1965 was the Bob Dylan-composed Mr Tambourine Man by The Byrds. It spent two weeks crowning the chart. Just saying…