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Happy Friday! July 14th, 2017.

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Billy Healy’s ‘Wide Bay Today’ ‘Classic Calendars’ for Friday July 14, 2017.

On this date in 1971 Daryl Somers made his debut as a television host on what show? It went to air 5 days a week for 6 and a-half years. In 1913, on this date, former male model and ‘President of The USA’ Gerald Ford was born where in Nebraska? He died aged 93 in 2006. On this date in 1962, ‘The Beatles’ played their first gig ever. Where did they perform?  Tickets cost five shillings.

On this date in what year did ‘Sale of The Century’, hosted by Tony Barber. debut on television? In 1947, on this date, Aussie radio and television announcer, and once the voice of ‘Hey, Hey It’s Saturday’, John Blackman was born where in Victoria? John is 70 today. On this date in 1967 ‘The Who’ began its first ever full North American Tour in Portland Oregon. The Who was supporting what other UK Band?

On this date in 1964 Aussie golfer Brett Ogle was born where? He won the Australian PGA Tournament in what year? In 1973, on this date, The Everly Brothers broke up on stage during a performance. The day before Phil had smashed his guitar on stage. It would be how many years before they sang together again? On this date in 1964 ‘The Rolling Stones’ held the number 1 spot on the UK charts with what song?