Welcome to Billy Healy’s ‘Wide Bay Today’ ‘Classic Calendars ‘for Tuesday January 9th, 2018.
Billy has all the answers after 9am today.
On this date 1952 Aussie singer Keith Lamb was born where? Keith was the lead singer of ‘Hush’. The band had two big hits in 1975 with ‘Glad All Over’, and what other song? On this date in 1951 US country singer Crystal Gayle was born in Kentucky. She is the younger sister of what other US Country Music Singer? On this date in 1995 English comic actor Peter Cook died at what age?
On this date in 1944 Jimmy Page was born in Middlesex England. Jimmy was a guitarist with what UK band? On this date in 1959 a young Clint Eastwood starring as Rowdy Yates began his acting career when what television series made its debut on US television? On this date in 1935 US actor Bob Denver was born in New Rochelle, New York. He died aged 70 in what year? Bob is best known for his role as Gilligan in the 60’s television series ‘Gilligan’s Island’.
On this date in 1956 Aussie television host Adriana Xenides was born in what country? She died aged 54 in 2010. Adriana was the co-host of the TV Game Show ‘Wheel of Fortune’ with John Burgess for how many years to become the world’s longest serving television co-host? On this date in 1967 the lead singer of ‘Smash Mouth’, Steve Harwell was born where in the USA? On this date in 2009 UK singer Dave Dee died aged 65. He was the lead singer with what UK group?