The first Barbie doll went on sale in the US in 1959.

In 1980, Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of The Moon racked up 402 weeks on the Billboard Top 200 chart – the longest ever charting album.

Michael Jackson became a dad in 1997 with the birth of his son in LA – Price Michael Jackson turns 18 today.

And Aussie country music legend Smoky Dawson passed away in 2008 at the grand old age of 94.

Today’s Birthdays:

Robbie Williams is 41 (1974).

Singer Peter Gabriel is 65 (1950).


Jerry Springer is 71 (1944).

And Peter Tork from the Monkees is 73 (1942).

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