Rabbi's On This Day: Sunday 12/21/14

Posted 12/21/2014 12:00:00 PM

Sunday, December 21, 2014

TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS:

  • Andy Dick (actor-comedian, NewsRadioOld SchoolLess than Perfect) (49)
  • Phil Donahue (former talk show host; husband of Marlo Thomas) (79)
  • Chris Evert (former tennis star) (60)
  • Jane Fonda (actress/workout guru/activist, BarbarellaThe China SyndromeOn Golden Pond) (77)
  • Samuel L. Jackson (actor, Pulp FictionStar Wars: Episodes I, II & IIISnakes on a PlaneIron Man 2The AvengersDjango UnchainedCaptain America: The Winter SoldierThe Avengers: Age Of UltronS.W.A.T.The Incredibles) (66)
  • Jane Kaczmarek (actress, Malcolm in the Middle) (59)
  • Ray Romano (actor-comedian, Everybody Loves Raymond) (57)
  • Kiefer Sutherland (actor, Stand By MeThe Lost BoysPhone Booth24; son of Donald Sutherland) (48)
  • Marilyn Scott (jazz singer) (65)
  • Betty Wright (R&B singer, "Clean Up Woman") (61)
  • Julie Delpy (actress, Before SunriseBefore Sunset, Two Days In Paris) (45)
  • Brett Scallions (ex-singer, Fuel) (43)
  • Tom Sturridge (actor, Being Julia, On the Road) (29)

ON THIS DAY:

  • 1620, The pilgrims aboard the Mayflower went ...


Rabbi's On This Day: Saturday, 12/20/14

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

Saturday, December 20, 2014

TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS:

  • David Cook (singer, 2008 American Idol winner) (32)
  • Michael Badalucco (actor, The PracticeO Brother, Where Art Thou?) (60)
  • Uri Geller (celebrity psychic/ mentalist, famous for psychically bending spoons and keys with the power of his mind) (68)
  • John Hillerman (actor, Paper MoonBlazing SaddlesMagnum, P.I.) (82)
  • Chris Robinson (lead singer, the Black Crowes) (48)
  • Larry Willis (keyboardist in the 1970s for Blood, Sweat & Tears) (72, disputed)
  • Bobby Colomby (drummer, Blood, Sweat & Tears, and jazz producer) (70)
  • Peter Criss (former drummer-singer, Kiss) (69)
  • Alan Parsons (musician-producer-engineer, the Alan Parsons Project) (66)
  • Anita Ward (disco singer, "Ring My Bell") (58, disputed)
  • JoJo (pop singer) (24)
  • Jonah Hill (actor, Superbad, The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Moneyball, Get Him to the Greek, The Sitter, 21 Jump Street, 22 Jump Street, The Wolf of Wall StreetKnocked Up Forgetting Sarah Marshall) (31)

ON THIS DAY:

  • 1803, the Louisiana Purchase was completed as more than one million square miles of territory ...


Rabbi's On This Day: Friday, 12/19/14

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

Friday, December 19, 2014

TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS:

  • Jennifer Beals (actress, FlashdanceThe L WordDevil In A Blue Dress) (51)
  • Mike Lookinland (actor, Bobby Brady on TV's The Brady Bunch) (54)
  • Alyssa Milano (actress, Charmed and Who's The Boss?) (42)
  • Tim Reid (actor, Venus Flytrap on TV's WKRP In Cincinnati) (70)
  • Cicely Tyson (actress, RootsThe Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman) (81)
  • Jake Gyllenhaal (actor, Donnie DarkoThe Day After TomorrowBrokeback MountainJarheadZodiacPrince of PersiaSource Code, PrisonersNightcrawler) (34)
  • Tyson Beckford (male supermodel/actor) (44)
  • Maurice White (of Earth, Wind & Fire) (73)
  • Marla Sokoloff (actress, The Practice) (34)
  • Eric Marienthal (smooth jazz saxophonist) (57)
  • Criss Angel (magician/(illusionist, Criss Angel Mindfreak) (47)
  • Lady Sovereign (rapper) (29)
  • Kristy Swanson (actress, the original movie version of Buffy The Vampire Slayer) (45)
  • Klaus Eichstadt (guitarist, Ugly Kid Joe) (47)

ON THIS DAY:

  • 1777, General George Washington led his army of about 11,000 men toValley Forge,Pennsylvania, to camp for the winter. When they left the following June, over 3,000 ...


Rabbi's On This Day: Thursday, 12/18/14

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

Thursday, December 18, 2014

TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS:

  • Katie Holmes (actress, Dawson's CreekPhone BoothBatman Begins; ex-wife of Tom Cruise) (36)
  • Christina Aguilera (pop singer) (34)
  • Keith Richards (guitarist, the Rolling Stones) (71)
  • DMX (Rapper) (44)
  • Tara Conner (MissUSA) (29)
  • Cledus T. Judd (country music personality) (50)
  • Brad Pitt (actor, Interview With The VampireFight ClubOcean's ElevenTroyOcean's TwelveBabel, Inglorious BasterdsThe Curious Case of Benjamin ButtonMoneyball, World War Z) (51)
  • Steven Spielberg (director, JawsE.T., the Indiana Jones movies, Jurassic ParkSchindler's ListSaving Private RyanMinority ReportWar Of The WorldsMunichWar HorseThe Adventures Of TintinLincoln) (68)
  • Ray Liotta (actor, Field Of DreamsGoodfellasHannibalIdentity) (60, disputed)
  • "Stone ColdSteve Austin (professional wrestler, real name Steven Williams) (50)
  • Rachel Griffiths (actress, Six Feet UnderBrothers & Sisters) (46)
  • Elliot Easton (lead guitarist, the CarsCreedence Clearwater Revisited, the New Cars) (61)
  • Sam Andrew (guitarist, Big Brother & the Holding Company) (73)
  • Ashley Benson (actress, Spring Breakers, ...


Rabbi's On This Day: Wednesday, 12/17/14

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

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS:

  • Eugene Levy (actor/comedian/writer, SCTVThe ManBringing Down the House, A Mighty WindBest In Show, the American Pie movies, For Your Consideration ) (68)
  • Giovanni Ribisi (actor, That Thing You Do!Saving Private RyanGone In 60 SecondsLost In TranslationLost HighwayAvatar) (40)
  • Milla Jovovich (actress/model/singer-songwriter, The Fifth Element, the Resident Evil movies, The Fourth KindZoolander, The Three Musketeers) (39)
  • Sean Patrick Thomas (actor, Save The Last DanceCruel Intentions, Barbershop) (44)
  • Bill Pullman (actor, SpaceballsThe Serpent And The RainbowWhile You Were SleepingIndependence DayScary Movie 4, Lost Highway) (61)
  • Ernie Hudson (actor, Ghostbusters, Oz) (69)
  • Paul Rodgers (singer, FreeBad Company, the Firm, the Law, Queen + Paul Rodgers) (65)
  • Mike Mills (bassist, R.E.M.) (56)
  • Jim Bonfanti (drummer, the Raspberries) (66)
  • Tracy Byrd (country star) (48)
  • Chris Matthews (journalist, MSNBC host of Hardball With Chris Matthews) (69)
  • Nat Wolff (actor/musician, Naked Brothers Band, The Fault in Our Stars) (20)
  • Sarah Paulson (actress, American ...


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