Monday 12 December – On This Day

Happy birthday to – Stephen Warnock (footballer), Kate Humble (television presenter, specializing in wildlife and science programmes) & Will Carling (Former Rugby union player)

2007, Ike Turner, the former husband of Tina Turner died at the age of 76 at his home near San Diego, California.

1985, Dionne Warwick received a star on ‘Hollywood’s Walk Of Fame’.

1957, Al Priddy a DJ on US radio station KEX in Portland was fired after playing Elvis Presley’s version of ‘White Christmas’ The station management said, ‘it’s not in the spirit we associate with Christmas’.