Just in time for Christmas, Thomas Eddison created the first string of Christmas Tree Lights in 1882.

Rupert Holmes’ ‘Escape (The Pina Colada Song)’ hit number one in the US in 1979.

It was the last number one of the ’70s. Woody Allen married Soon-Yi Previn in 1997 – she is the adopted daughter of his former partner Mia Farrow.

And Pop singer Madonna married film director Guy Ritchie in Scotland in 2000. The couple divorced in 2008.

Today’s Birthdays:

Former Miss Universe Jennifer Hawkins is 31 (1983).

And Harry Potter’s, Voldermort, Ralph Fiennes is 52 (1962).

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