Billy Healy’s ‘Wide Bay Today’ ‘Classic Calendars’ for Tuesday May 15th, 2018.
All the answers from 9am today on ‘Wide Bay Today’.
On this date in 1928 Mickey Mouse made his debut in a silent cartoon called ‘Plane Crazy’. A version with sound was released on March 17 1929. On this date in 1928 ‘The Royal Flying Doctor’ service was born here in Queensland, in Cloncurry. On this date in 1947 which member of ‘The Little River Band’ was born in South Australia?
On this date in 1986 the television series ‘The Flying Doctors’ debuted. It initially a mini-series set in the fictional outback town of ‘Copper’s Crossing’. On this date in 1962 Lisa Curry was born in Brisbane. Lisa won 15 gold, 7 silver, and 8 international swimming medals. In 1986 she married Iron Man Grant Kenny. They split in 2009. On this date in 1937 what US singer was born in Dallas Texas?
On this date in 1995 Queensland defeated NSW in the lowest ever scoring ‘State of Origin’ match 2 – nil. On this date in 1945 Aussie actor & director John Orcisk was born in Austria. He starred in ‘Cop Shop’ from 1977 until 1983. On this date in 1948 former member of what band, music producer, and solo artist Brian Eno, was born in St John le Baptiste de la Salle Eno?