Legend: BTD – Born Today OTD – On This Day

BTD Jun30,1918 Susan Hayward#BTD Jun30,1918 #SusanHayward (Edythe Marrenner) RIP Red-headed actress many movies such as 1938 Hayward's 1st bigger role with Ronald Reagan in Girls on Probation, 1942 I Married a Witch and 5 Academy Award nominations for Best Actress her 1st 1947 Smash-Up, the Story of a Woman
BTD Jun30,1936 Nancy Dussault#BTD Jun30,1936 #NancyDussault actress 1970s series The New Dick Van Dyke Show & 1980s Ted Knight's wife Muriel Rush on the TV show "Too Close for Comfort"
BTD Jun30,1943 Florence Ballard#BTD Jun30,1943 #FlorenceBallard RIP vocals The #Supremes 1964 US & UK #1 single 'Baby Love', +26 US Top40 singles with 12 other reaching #1
BTD Jun30,1944 Glenn Shorrock#BTD Jun30,1944 #GlennShorrock singer founding member of The #Twilights, #Axiom & #LittleRiverBand 1978 US #3 "Reminiscing" +12 US Top40 singles #HBday @GlennShorrock
BTD Jun30,1946 Billy Brown#BTD Jun30,1946 #BillyBrown singer in the trio called The #Moments 1970 US #3 single One Way Street", 1975 UK #3 single "Girls"
BTD Jun30,1951 Stanley Clarke#BTD Jun30,1951 #StanleyClarke jazz bassist, composer innovative & influential work and the band #ReturntoForever. Clarke is a 5-time Grammy winner, with 15 nominations, 3 as a solo artist, 1 with the Stanley Clarke Band and 1 with Return to Forever #HBday @MrStanleyClarke
BTD Jun30,1952 David Garrison#BTD Jun30,1952 #DavidGarrison actor stage & TV; played Steve Rhodes on TV series "Married with Children" Many musicals such as Garrison originating the role of The Wizard in the touring company of Wicked, A Day in Hollywood / A Night in the Ukraine, The Pirates of Penzance
BTD Jun30,1956 Adrian Wright#BTD Jun30,1956 #AdrianWright (Philip Adrian Wright) keyboards The #HumanLeague 1981 UK & US #1 "Don't You Want Me", 1986 UK #8 & US #1 "Human", +15 UK Top40 singles
BTD Jun30,1960 Brendan O'Brien#BTD Jun30,1960 #BrendanOBrien record producer, mixer, engineer. O'Brien produced 14 US #1 albums for acts such as Pearl Jam, Bruce Springsteen, AC/DC, Aerosmith
OTD Jun30,1957Bluefield Auditorium#OTD Jun30,1957 Show & Dance Miners Vacation Special at #Bluefield Auditorium, West Virginia with Ruth Brown, The Coaster, Bo Didley, The Schoolboys, The Drifters & more
OTD Jun30,1958 Alan Freed, The Big Beat#OTD Jun30,1958 #AlanFreed's The Big Beat Friday eve show; pre-dated American Bandstand. All in person Jerry Lee Lewis & Band, Buddy Holly, The Crickets, Chuck Berry, Fankie Lymon, The Diamonds, Danny and The Juniors, Billy & Lillie, Billy Ford and The Thunderbirds and more
OTD Jun30,1961Beatles#OTD Jun30,1961 The #Beatles are at the Top Ten Club Hamburg, West Germany. The Image is a Pay Receipt from the Top Ten Club, signed by all five original Beatles George Harrison, Paul McCartney, John Lennon, Stuart Sutcliffe and Pete Best
OTD Jun30,1962 Neil Sedaka#OTD Jun30,1962 #NeilSedaka enters the @billboard Hot100 at #66 with "Breaking Up is Hard to Do" written by Neil Sedaka & Howard Greenfield. Sedaka will reach #1 for 2wks on Aug11. In 1975 Sedaka re-records the song as a ballad peaking at #8 on Feb21,1976 @neilsedaka
OTD Jun30,1962 Ray Charles#OTD Jun30,1962 #RayCharles is still at #1 on the @billboard Hot100 Singles Chart with "I Can't Stop Loving You" for the last week of a 5wk run at #1
OTD Jun30,1962Beatles#OTD Jun30,1962 The #Beatles first of three performances at the Heswall Jazz Club, Barnston Women's Institute, Wirral plus the Big Three with members Johnny Gustafson, Johnny Hutchinson & Brian Griffiths
OTD Jun30,1965Beatles#OTD Jun30,1965 Le Nouveau Casino presents The #Beatles perform one show at the Palais des Expositions, Nice, France
OTD Jun30,1966Beatles#OTD Jun30,1966 The #Beatles first of three concerts at the Nippon Budokan Hall, Japan. Huge Police presence with about 3,000 officers for each concert of 10,000 fans
OTD Jun30,1966Rolling Stones#OTD Jun30,1966 The #RollingStones play at the Montreal Forum in Montreal, Quebec, supporting their album "Aftermath" @RollingStones
OTD Jun30,1967Monkees#OTD Jun30,1967 The #Monkees 1st & only UK appearance a concert at Wembley. Yesterday Jun29 Keith Richards & Mick Jagger were found guilty of drug offenses and sentenced. Mike Nesmith and Micky Dolenz wear black armbands for support @MickJagger @officialKeef @TheMickyDolenz
OTD Jun30,1969Royal Albert Hall#OTD Jun30,1969 Roy Lewis & Vic Lewis present "Pop Proms" at London's #RoyalAlbert Hall with Fleetwood Mac, The Pentangle, Duster Bennett @RoyalAlbertHall
OTD Jun30,1969Beach Boys#OTD Jun30,1969 The #BeachBoys contract with Capitol Records expires and is not renewed. Apr12,1969 The Beach Boys issue a lawsuit against Capitol, claiming $600k in unpaid royalties & $1.5M production fees to Brian Wilson all settled but not forgotten @TheBeachBoys
OTD Jun30,1973 George Harrison#OTD Jun30,1973 #GeorgeHarrison is at #1 on the @billboard Hot100 Singles Chart with "Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth)" written and produced by George Harrison; knocking Paul McCartney from the #1 spot. Harrison's 2nd US #1 single @GeorgeHarrison
OTD Jun30,1974Carpenters#OTD Jun30,1974 The #Carpenters are back at #1 for 1 additional week on the UK Album chart with "The Singles 1969-73" The Carpenters 4th and last time at #1; Carpenters spent time at #1 on Jan27 for 4wks, Mar3 for 11wks, May26 for 1wk and now 1wk. For a total of 17wks at #1
OTD Jun30,1975Jackson Five#OTD Jun30,1975 The #JacksonFive announces they are leaving #Motown for Epic Records. The brothers change their name to The Jacksons; Jermaine decided to stay with Motown and is replaced by youngest brother Randy. 1983 Jermaine will rejoin the Jacksons @Epic_Records @Jacksons
OTD Jun30,1976 Stuart Goddard#OTD Jun30,1976 #StuartGoddard's (Adam Ant) advertisement in the Melody Maker Magazine "Beat on a bass, with the B-Sides" Andy Warren answers the ad and they form Adam & The Ants
OTD Jun30,1977Kiss#OTD Jun30,1977 Marvel Comics launch a comic book based on the rock group #Kiss @kiss @Marvel
OTD Jun30,1979 Anita Ward#OTD Jun30,1979 #AnitaWard starts a 2wk run at #1 on the @billboard Hot100 Singles Chart with "Ring My Bell" written and produced by Frederick Knight. Also a UK #1 on Jun10 for 2wks, basically a #Onehitwonder
OTD Jun30,1979Specials#OTD Jun30,1979 The #Specials play at Whitcombe Lodge promoted as Gangsters vs The Selecter
OTD Jun30,1984 Duran Duran#OTD Jun30,1984 #DuranDuran is still at #1 on the @billboard Hot100 Singles Chart with "The Reflex" for the last week of a 2wk run at #1
OTD Jun30,1984 Huey Lewis#OTD Jun30,1984 #HueyLewis and the News went to #1 on the US album chart with "Sports" Personnel: Huey Lewis lead vocals, harmonica with the News Johnny Colla guitar, saxophone; Chris Hayes lead guitar; Mario Cipollina bass; Bill Gibson drums, percussion; Sean Hopper keyboards
OTD Jun30,1990 New Kids On The Block#OTD Jun30,1990 #NewKidsOnTheBlock starts a 3wk run at #1 with "Step By Step" written and produced by #MauriceStarr (Larry Johnson). The New Kids On The Block's third US #1 @NKOTB