ON THIS DAY IN 2021:
This day in 1999 marked the wedding of Patrick Dempsey (pictured), star of TV’s ER, and make-up artist Jillian Fink. Also wed on this day, in 1940, were actress Loretta Young and advertising executive Tom Lewis.
Actor Ben Chaplin turns 52 today while actor Dean Cain turns 55, Harry Potter creator J K Rowling turns 56 and actor Wesley Snipes turns 59. Rico Rodriguez of TV’s Modern Family turns 23.
On this day in 1968, The Beatles closed their Apple Boutique clothing store and gave clothes away as they did so.
This day in 1959 saw Cliff Richard score his first No 1 hit in the UK with Living Doll. The song – written by Lionel Bart, who also wrote the musical Oliver! – emerged as the biggest-selling single of that year. Just saying…