BORN TODAY \tKid Ink (1986) \tHillary Scott (1986) \tMatt Lanter (1983) \tSam Huntington (1982) \tTaran Killam (1982) \tRandy Orton (1980) \tBijou Phillips (1980) \tJon Gosselin (1977) \tDavid Oyelowo (1976) \tJoe Francis (1973) \tRachel Maddow (1973) \tTraci Lin-Tavi (1969) \tChris Evans, The presenter (1966) \tJane Adams (1965) \tPhillip Schofield (1962) \tSusan Boyle (1961) \tJennifer Runyon (1960) \tBarry Sonnenfeld (1953) \tAnnette O\u2019Toole (1952) \tJohn Barbata (1945) \tRudolph Isley (1939) \tAli MacGraw (1939) \tJohn Quade (1938) RIP \tJim Ed Brown (1934) RIP \tDon Hastings (1934) \tGordon Jump (1932) \u00a0RIP \tDebbie Reynolds (1932) \u00a0RIP \tGeorge Baker (1931) \u00a0RIP \tGrace Lee Whitney (1930) \u00a0RIP \tJane Powell (1929) \tGeorge Grizzard (1928) RIP \tBobby Jordan (1923) RIP DIED TODAY \tMarvin Gaye (Born: April 2, 1939 \/ Died: April 1, 1984) \tMax Ernst (Born: April 2, 1891 \/ Died: April 1, 1976) \tMartha Graham (Born: May 11, 1894 \/ Died: April 1, 1991) \tJohn Forsythe (Born January 29, 1918 \/ Died: April 1, 2010) MOVIES TODAY 1930 "The Blue Angel" starring Marlene Dietrich\u00a0premiered in Germany 1970 - The "Woodstock" movie premiered in Hollywood. 1976 \u2013 The Duchess And The Dirtwater Fox 1977 \u2013 Raggedy Ann & Andy: A Musical Adventure 1980 \u2013 The Baltimore Bullet was released 1983 \u2013 Heart Like a Wheel 1988 \u2013 Bright Lights, Big City 1988 \u2013 The Seventh Sign 1993 \u2013 The House of the Spirits 1994 \u2013 Clifford MUSIC TODAY 1961 - Troy Shondell recorded "This Time." 1961 \u2013 The Beatles began their three-month residency at Hamburg, Germany, playing for 92 straight nights. 1963 - Fats Domino signed with ABC-Paramount after his Imperial contract ended. 1964 - John Lennon was reunited with his father after 17 years. 1966 \u2013 The Troggs recorded their worldwide hit \u201cWild Thing\u201d at Regent Sound Studio in London. 1966 \u2013 David Bowie\u2019s single \u201cDo Anything You Say\u201d was released by Pye Records. 1969 \u2013 The Beach Boys announced they were suing Capital Records for $2m in unpaid royalties. 1976 \u2013 AC\/DC made their debut in Hammersmith, London. 1983 \u2013 Kirk Hammett joined Metallica. 1984 \u2013 Marvin Gaye was shot by his father in his home in Los Angeles, CA over an argument on misplaced documents. 1985 - David Lee Roth left Van Halen to pursue a solo career. 1991 - Rod Stewart was surprised onstage by Elton John, who was wearing a dress. TV\/RADIO TODAY 1941 \u2013 The first contract for advertising on a commercial FM radio station began on W71NY in New York City. 1949 \u2013 \u201cHappy Pappy\u201d premiered. It was the first all-black-cast variety show. 1955 \u2013 \u201cOne Man\u2019s Family\u201d was seen on TV for the final time after a six-year run on NBC-TV. 1963 - Soap operas "General Hospital" & "Doctors" premier on TV 1976 "Helter Skelter", detailing Charles Manson's cult "family", their capture, trial, conviction and aftermath, premieres on CBS OTHER IMPORTANT EVENTS... 1916 \u2013 The first national women\u2019s swimming championships were held. 1927 - The first automatic record changer was introduced by His Master's Voice. 1929 -\u00a0Louie Marx introduces Yo-Yo 1938 \u2013 The Baseball Hall of Fame opened in Cooperstown, NY. 1946 - Weight Watchers was formed. 1956 - Elvis Presley filmed his first Hollywood screen test. 1975 \u2013 Barbra Streisand attends tonight\u2019s Elvis Presley show in Vegas and meets the King backstage to discuss offering him the lead role in her latest film project: a remake of the classic A Star Is Born. Despite the fact that Streisand\u2019s boyfriend, stylist Jon Peters, is slated to produce and direct, Presley is said to be ecstatic about the project. 1976 - Apple Computer began operations. 1978 \u2013 Disney World is visited by 85,123 guests on this day! 1984 \u2013 Mick Fleetwood, whose band, Fleetwood Mac, had the biggest-selling album of all time just seven years earlier, files for bankruptcy. 1987 \u2013 The very first Disney Store opens \u2013 in the Glendale Galleria in Glendale, California. It is Disney\u2019s first retail store outside of a theme park or resort. 1987 \u2013 Steve Newman was the first man to walk around the world. The walk was 22,000 miles and took 4 years. 1991 \u2013 Conor Clapton, Eric\u2019s four-year-old son was buried in England with Phil Collins and George Harrison attending the funeral.\u00a0Conor died after falling out of an apartment window in New York City. 1996 \u2013 Phil Collins announced he was leaving Genesis for a solo career. 1997 \u2013 The Atlanta Braves put Disney\u2019s Wide World of Sports into motion when their exhibition game with the Cincinnati Reds launches competitive play at the brand new sports complex in Florida. A capacity crowd watches the Braves beat the Reds 9-7. Reds outfielder Deion Sanders records the first hit, steals the first base and scores the first run in the new Disney complex. But it is Fred McGriff of the Braves who smacks the complex\u2019s very first home run! 1997 - David Carradine received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. 1998 \u2013 KISS played the first of five sold-out shows at the Budokan in Tokyo, Japan. 1998 \u2013 In Florida, animator Marc Davis (one of Walt\u2019s \u201cNine Old Men\u201d) adds his signature and handprints in cement in front of the Mann\u2019s Chinese Theater replica at the Disney-MGM Studios. PLEASE SHARE ANY CORRECTIONS OR CHANGES WITH US SO WE CAN KEEP OUR DYRT AS CONCISE AND UP TO DATE AS POSSIBLE. THANK YOU FOR HELPING US OUT!