ON THIS DAY IN 2019:
Barbra Streisand (pictured) made her famous appearance on The Judy Garland Show, starring Judy Garland, on this day in 1963.
Former American Idol winner Taylor Hicks turns 42 today, while actress Elisabeth Shue turns 55 and British actor Ioan Griffuld, star of the movie Fantastic Four, turns 45.
Today in 1927 marked the release of the first “talking picture”, a movie with a soundtrack, The Jazz Singer, starring Al Jolson.
Topping the South African singles chart on this day in 1984 was the Bruce Springsteen-penned Fire by The Pointer Sisters. It spent four weeks at No 1. Just saying…