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Louise
13-03-04, 02:40 PM
http://www.everyhit.com/dates/index.html


The Number 1 single was:
Boney M - "Mary's Boy Child-Oh My Lord"

. . . :o What on earth?!


The Number 1 album was:
Original Soundtrack - "Grease"

. . . Marvelous x(


Born on 10th Dec:
1946 - Ace Kefford ( bassist, The Move )
1947 - Walter 'Clyde' Orange ( drummer, vocalist, The Commodores )
1957 - Paul Hardcastle
1965 - J. Mascis ( lead vocalist/guitarist, Dinosaur Jr )

. . . No idea! :P

Dutch Paul
13-03-04, 03:18 PM
The Number 1 single was:
Gary Puckett & The Union Gap - "Young Girl"


The Number 1 album was:
Bob Dylan - "John Wesley Harding"


Born on 3rd Jun:
1942 - Curtis Mayfield
1946 - Ian Hunter ( vocalist, guitarist, Mott The Hoople )
1946 - John Paul Jones ( bassist/keyboard player, Led Zeppelin )
1947 - Mickey Finn ( T Rex )
1950 - Suzi Quatro
1961 - El(dra) Debarge ( member of US family group DeBarge )
1974 - Kelly Jones ( vocalist, guitarist, The Stereophonics )

Oh well at least I share my birthday with Suzi :tu

robert
13-03-04, 09:31 PM
Louise

You think you had it bad, mine was bloody Rolf Harris!!! :} :} :}

On 23rd Jan 1970 ...

The Number 1 single was:
Rolf Harris - "Two Little Boys"


The Number 1 album was:
Beatles - "Abbey Road"


Born on 23rd Jan:
1910 - Django Reinhardt ( jazz guitarist )
1948 - Anita Pointer ( the Pointer Sisters )
1950 - Pat Simmons ( guitarist, vocalist, The Doobie Brothers )
1953 - Robin Zander ( lead vocalist, Cheap Trick )

Purple AK
13-03-04, 10:22 PM
Bad!! That's not even on the score board :} x(

The Number 1 single was:
Teresa Brewer - "Longing For You"


The Number 1 album was:
Nothing! - "The album chart did not begin until the end of July 1956."


Born on 12th Dec:
1915 - Frank (Albert) Sinatra ( deceased )
1938 - Connie Francis
1940 - Dionne Warwick
1943 - Grover Washington Jr ( deceased )
1943 - Mike Smith ( keyboard player, vocalist, The Dave Clark Five )
1946 - Clive Bunker ( drummer, glockenspiel player, Jethro Tull )
1958 - Fruitbat ( real name Les Carter; guitarist/keyboard player, Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine )
1961 - Daniel O'Donnell

Doh!

dave
14-03-04, 10:12 PM
Tom Jones. It's not unusual.

Rolling Stones. Rolling Stones no.2


Born 10th March.
1945 Pete Nelson. (The Flowerpot Men)
1954 Tina Charles.
1964 Neneh Cherry.

Happy Jim
15-03-04, 12:09 PM
Argh, my favourite Album


The Number 1 single was:
The Beatles - "Help!"


The Number 1 album was:
Original Soundtrack - "The Sound Of Music"


Born on 8th Aug:
1923 - Jimmy Witherspoon
1942 - John David ( of Dr Hook )
1950 - Andy Fairweather-Low ( vocalist; solo and with Amen Corner )
1961 - The Edge ( real name Dave Evans; guitarist, U2 )
1974 - Brian Harvey ( vocalist; solo and with East 17 )
1976 - Joshua Chasez ( N SYNC )
1981 - Bradley McIntosh ( vocalist, S Club 7 )


Jim

plod
15-03-04, 09:01 PM
The Number 1 single was:
Mary Hopkin - "Those Were The Days"


The Number 1 album was:
Hollies - "The Hollies' Greatest"


Born on 29th Oct:
1944 - Denny Laine ( real name Brian Hines; vocalist, keyboard player, guitarist with The Moody Blues / Wings )
1946 - Peter Green ( vocalist, guitarist, John Mayall's Bluesbreakers / Fleetwood Mac )
1969 - Roni Size ( DJ, producer, 1997 Mercury Music Prize winner )
1970 - Toby Smith ( keyboard player, Jamiroquai, 1996 UK No.3 single 'Virtual Insanity' )


I notice it actually gives the date and in particular the year at the top of the page.....

1968!


Paul. Those were the days..

jeff
16-03-04, 09:28 AM
On 30th Jul 1954 ... Christ I am getting old big 50 this july. I better get a cobra to get my youth back LOL

The Number 1 single was:
David Whitfield with Chorus & Mantovani & his Orchestra - "Cara Mia"


The Number 1 album was:
Nothing! - "The album chart did not begin until the end of July 1956."


Born on 30th Jul:
1941 - Paul Anka
1957 - Rat Scabies ( real name Chris Miller; drummer, The Damned )
1958 - Kate Bush
1968 - Louise Wener ( vocalist, Sleeper )
1968 - Sean Moore ( drummer, Manic Street Preachers )


jeff

Bernie
13-04-04, 08:22 PM
Help - it doesn't go back to my DOB!

When I was in my early twenties I was a cameraman (very junior) at the Beeb. I worked on Top of the Pops when some of the songs above were featured. You sometimes get to see them again on TOTP2, if they weren't wiped

Bernie

rich
14-04-04, 04:46 PM
On 19th Jun 1968 ...

The Number 1 single was:
The Rolling Stones - "Jumping Jack Flash"(top song) :P


The Number 1 album was:
Otis Redding - "Dock Of The Bay"(say no more!) :9


Born on 19th Jun:
1936 - Tommy Devito ( guitarist, vocalist, The Four Seasons )
1944 - Robin Box ( White Plains )
1948 - Nick Drake ( deceased )
1959 - Mark Debarge ( of US family group Debarge )
1963 - Paula Abdul

Bernie
14-04-04, 08:22 PM
http://www.tech-ops.co.uk/page17.html

...story at the bottom of the page...

crendonman
28-04-04, 10:19 AM
How sad is this? :} :}

The Number 1 single was:
Frank Sinatra - "Three Coins In The Fountain"

Even sadder :tu :tu

The Number 1 album was:
Nothing! - "The album chart did not begin until the end of July 1956."

And to top it all

Born on 27th Sep:
1944 - Shane Fenton ( known better as Alvin Stardust )
1947 - Barbara Dickson
1947 - Marvin Lee Aday ( better known as Meat Loaf )
1967 - Brett Anderson ( lead vocalist, Suede )
1975 - Lee Brennan ( of 911 )
1984 - Avril Lavigne ( Canadian singer )

Wheres the razorblades? }(

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