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Happy December 8th, 2017.


Billy Healy’s ‘Wide Bay Today’ ‘Classic Calendars’ for Friday December 08th, 2017.

On this date in 1964 Aussie country music singer James Blundell was born where here in Queensland?  On this date in 1925 US singer and entertainer Sammy Davis Jnr was born where in New York State?  He died aged 64 in what year?  In 1961, on this date, The Beach Boys released what song, the grroup’s first hit song?


On this date in what year of the 70’s did AC/DC release ‘It’s a Long Way to The Top’ (If You Won’t To Rock’n’Roll)?  In 1953, on this date, US actress Kim Basinger was born where? On this date in 2010 Oprah Winfrey came to Australia to present her popular television talk show. She was paid how much by The Australian Federal Government to appear here with 300 of her fans?


On this date in 1984 ‘The Wallabies’ Rugby Union team achieved a Grand Slam when it defeated what country?  On this date in 1948 Aussie actor and singer John Waters was born where?  In 2015 he revived his one-man stage show ‘Looking Through a Glass Union’ playing what legendary music figure? On this date in 1982 US country Music singer Marty Robbins died. What age was he?  Lead singer of The Doors, Jim Morrison was born on this date in 1943 where in the USA?