On this Day April 12
Bill Haley and The Comets recorded ‘Rock Around The Clock” in 1954 – it sold 25-million copies.
Sonny Bono was elected mayor of Palm Springs, California in 1988.
Actress Lisa Bonet filed for divorce from Lenny Kravitz in 1993.
And in 1995, after finding out it was David Letterman’s birthday while on the show, Drew Barrymore gave him an impromptu birthday present – the actress hopped on his desk, did a sexy dance, turned her back to the camera and flashed her breasts.
Britain’s bad boy Bryan McFadden turns 35 (1980).
Actress Claire Danes is 36 (1979).
Magda Szubanski, the loveable Sharon from Kath & Kim, turns 54 (1961).
Actor Andy Garcia is 59 (1956).
And TV host David Letterman is 68 (1947).