Rabbi's On This Day: Monday, 10/20/14

Posted 10/20/2014 12:00:00 PM

Monday, October 20, 2014

TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS:

  • William Christopher (actor, played M*A*S*H's Father Mulcahy) (82)
  • Viggo Mortensen (actor, Aragorn in the Lord Of The Rings movies, HidalgoEastern PromisesAppaloosaThe RoadA Dangerous Method) (56)
  • Ric Lee (drummer, Ten Years After) (69)
  • Dannii Minogue (pop singer) (43)
  • Tom Petty (musician) (64)
  • Keith Hernandez (Hall of Fame Baseball first basemen, guest starred on Seinfeld) (61)
  • Michelle Malkin (political commentator and author) (44)
  • Paul Wilson (bass player, Snow Patrol) (36)
  • John Krasinski (actor, The OfficeAway We Go; married to actress Emily Blunt) (35)
  • Snoop Dogg (rapper, actor) (43)

ON THIS DAY:

  • 1803, the U.S. Senate ratified theLouisiana Purchase.
  • 1882 Actor Bela Lugosi (DraculaAbbot And Costello Meet FrankensteinThe Wolf ManThe Black CatPlan 9 From Outer SpaceGlen Or GlendaBride Of The Monster) is born. He dies in 1956.
  • 1889 Actress Margaret Dumont (she was the straight woman in the Marx Brothers movies Animal CrackersDuck Soup, A Night At The Opera and ...


Rabbi's On This Day: Sunday, 10/19/14

Posted 10/19/2014 12:00:00 PM

Sunday, October 19, 2014

TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS:

  • Amy Carter (daughter of former President Jimmy Carter and First Lady Rosalynn Carter) (47)
  • Jon Favreau (actor, SwingersMadeDaredevil Cowboys & AliensChefCouples Retreat, Rudy, director, Iron Man movies and Elf) (48)
  • Evander Holyfield (former heavyweight boxing champion) (52)
  • Michael Gambon (actor, plays Dumbledore in the last three Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, ...Goblet of Fire, and ...Order of the Phoenix) (74)
  • Chris Kattan (actor-comedian, Saturday Night LiveA Night At The Roxbury, Undercover Brother) (44)
  • Ty Pennington (host, Extreme Makeover) (50)
  • John Lithgow (actor, The World According To GarpFootloose3rd Rock From The Sun, the voice of Lord Farquaad in ShrekKinsey, DexterInterstellar) (69)
  • John Le Carre (author, Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, SpyThe Russia House) (83)
  • Peter Max (pop artist) (77)
  • Trey Parker (South Park co-creator) (45)
  • Patrick Simmons (singer-guitarist, the Doobie Brothers) (66)
  • Omar Gooding (actor) (38)
  • Jeannie C. Riley ("Harper Valley P.T.A.") (69)
  • George McCrae ("Rock Your Baby") (70)
  • Jason Reitman (director, Juno, Thank ...


Rabbi's On This Day: Saturday, 10/18/14

Posted 10/18/2014 12:00:00 PM

Saturday, October 18, 2014

TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS:

  • Chuck Berry (rock and roll pioneer, born Charles Edward Anderson Berry) (88)
  • Pam Dawber (actress, Mork & Mindy and My Sister Sam) (63)
  • Mike Ditka (NFL Hall of Famer) (75)
  • Erin Moran (actress, Happy Days' Joanie Cunningham) (54)
  • Martina Navratilova (Tennis legend) (58)
  • Jean-Claude Van Damme (actor and kick boxer, BloodsportDouble ImpactUniversal SoldierTimecopStreet Fighter) (54)
  • Dawn Wells (actress, Gilligan's Island's Mary Ann) (76)
  • Wynton Marsalis (Pulitzer Prize-winning jazz musician) (53, disputed)
  • Terry McMillan (author, Waiting To Exhale, How Stella Got Her Groove Back) (63)
  • Zac Efron (actor, High School MusicalNeighbors, Hairspray, 17 Again, Charlie St. Cloud) (27)
  • Freida Pinto (actress, Slumdog Millionaire, You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger, Rise of the Planet of the ApesImmortals) (30)
  • Bristol Palin (reality TV star, daughter of Sarah Palin) (24)
  • Tyler Posey (actor, Teen Wolf) (23)
  • Lindsay Vonn (Champion skiier) (30)
  • Joy Bryant (actress, Parenthood) (40, disputed)

ON THIS DAY:

  • 1767, the border betweenMaryland andPennsylvania was settled. Dubbed the "Mason-Dixon" ...


Rabbi's On This Day: Friday, 10/17/14

Posted 10/17/2014 12:00:00 PM

Friday, October 17, 2014

TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS:

  • Eminem (real name Marshall Mathers; rap artist) (42)
  • Margot Kidder (actress, the Superman movies Lois Lane, The Amityville Horror) (66)
  • Michael McKean (actor, Laverne & Shirley's Lenny, This Is Spinal Tap's David St. Hubbins, Saturday Night LiveAirheadsBest In ShowAuto Focus) (67)
  • George Wendt (actor, Norm from TV's CheersSpice WorldSabrina, The Teenage Witch) (66)
  • Ziggy Marley (reggae singer; son of Bob Marley) (46)
  • Norm Macdonald (actor-comedian, Saturday Night Live) (51)
  • Mike Judge (cartoonist; creator of Beavis And ButtheadKing Of The Hill, director of Office SpaceExtract) (52)
  • Alan Jackson (country singer) (56)
  • Earl Thomas Conley (country singer) (73)
  • Dr. Mae C. Jemison (first African-American woman in space) (58)
  • Gary Puckett (singer-guitarist, Gary Puckett & the Union Gap) (72)
  • Jim Seals (Seals & Crofts, "Summer Breeze") (73)
  • Chris Kirkpatrick (singer, *NSYNC) (43)
  • Wyclef Jean (musician, the Fugees) (45)
  • Matthew MacFayden (actor, Pride & Prejudice, Death at a Funeral) (40)
  • Felicity Jones (actress, Like Crazy, Brideshead ...


Foo Fighters Sonic Highways: Trailer (HBO)

Posted 10/17/2014 9:00:00 AM



Upcoming MMR Events

The requested content is currently unavailable. Please try again later.