This Day in Showbiz History… October 24


Actor Kevin Kline (pictured) turns 72 today, while rapper Drake turns 33 and Bill Wyman, former bassist with The Rolling Stones, turns 83. Actor F Murray Abraham, who received the Best Actor Oscar for his Salieri in Amadeus, turns 80 today.

It was on his day in 1969 that Ali MacGraw, star of the hit film Love Story, wed producer Robert Evans, nine years her senior. And on this day in 2016 American Idol winner Phillip Phillips, 25, wed longtime girlfriend Hannah Blackwell in Georgia.

At the top of the South African singles chart on this day in 1969 was Don’t Forget to Remember by the Bee Gees. It spent four weeks at No 1. Just saying…