0027 - A'ja and I return to wish Jeff Krause "Happy Birthday"! We also go crazy with antics and also get to another segment of Storytime!
August 6th is a day to celebrate Jeff Krause's birthday, and recognize many other historical events and other celebrity birthdays including:
Charles Crichton 1910; Lucille Ball 1911; Robert Mitchum 1917; Andy Warhol 1928; Geri Estelle Halliwell (Spice Girls) 1972
We also talk about some of the more notable events in History that happened today including:
1960 - Chubby Checker performed "The Twist" on American TV for the first time on "American Bandstand."
1964 - Rod Stewart made his television debut on the British show "The Beat Room."
1973 - Stevie Wonder was seriously injured in a car accident. He permanently lost his sense of smell. He was in a coma for four days.
1980 - John Lennon and Yoko Ono began recording their album "Double Fantasy."
1982 - Pink Floyd's "The Wall" had its U.S. premiere in New York City.
1987 - The Beastie Boys sued the city of Jacksonville, FL for including the phrase "mature audience" on their concert tickets and ads.
1995 - The first "Soul Train: Lady of Soul Awards" took place.
Here is the link that A'ja and I talked about: Men at Work - "Down Under" on https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XfR9iY5y94s
For Storytime, we include another installment of "Miss Grief" by Constance Fenimore Woolson!
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