This Day in Showbiz History… May 22

ON THIS DAY IN 2018:

On this day in 2001, a 63-year-old Jane Fonda (pictured in the film Klute), divorced CNN founder Ted Turner, then aged 62, after a decade of marriage.

Also of note is that on this day in 2010, Canadian singer-songwriter Alanis Morissette, then 38, wed rapper Mario Treadway, then 32, in Los Angeles

Oscar-winning actor Laurence Olivier, who died in 1989, was born on this day in 1907. Model Naomi Campbell turns 48 today, while singer-songwriter Morrisey, former frontman with The Smiths, turns 59.

The lyricist for many songs by Elton John, talented Bernie Taupin, turns 68 today, French singer Charles Aznavour turns 94, and British model and TV reality star Katie Price turns 40.

On the chart scene, The Beatles hit No 1 in the UK on this day in 1965, with Ticket to Rude, while Chris Andrews rose to the top of the South African singles chart on this day in 1970 with Carol Ok. It enjoyed two week in the top spot.  Just saying…