This Day in Showbiz History… July 28


The Walt Disney animated treat, Alice in Wonderland (pictured), was released on this day in 1951, while this day in 1954 marked the release of the Elia Kazan drama, On the Waterfront, starring Marlon Brando, which took the Best Picture Oscar.

On this day in 1973, blonde Charlie’s Angels star Farrah Fawcett married Six Million Dollar Man actor Lee Majors in Los Angeles, while this day in 1964 marked the divorce of Broadway star Ethel Merman and actor Ernest Borgnine – after just 32 days of marriage.

Singer, model and actress singer Cher Lloyd turns 29 today, while actress Lori Loughlin turns 58.

Topping the UK singles chart on this day in 1977 was I Feel Love by disco queen Donna Summer. It spent four weeks crowning the chart. Just saying…