News

Today in entertainment history: June 3

Today in entertainment history: June 3

THIS DAY IN 1967:Marvin Gaye and Tami Terrell made their debut as a duo on the R&B chart with "Ain't No Mountain High Enough." Photo: Associated Press

1964: The Rolling Stones made their U.S. TV debut on “Hollywood Palace” hosted by Dean Martin.

1967: Marvin Gaye and Tami Terrell made their debut as a duo on the R&B chart with “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough.”

1987: “I Want Your Sex” by George Michael was banned by the BBC.

1994: Actor Don Johnson checked into the Betty Ford Clinic in Rancho Mirage, California, for treatment of alcohol and prescription drug abuse.

Today’s Birthdays: Game show host Chuck Barris (“The Gong Show”) is 86. Singer Ian Hunter is 76. Singer Eddie Holman is 69. Actress Penelope Wilton (“Downton Abbey”) is 69. Bassist Too Slim of Riders in the Sky is 67. Singer Suzi Quatro is 65. Singer Deniece Williams is 64. Singer Dan Hill is 61. Actor Scott Valentine (“Family Ties”) is 57. Guitarist Kerry King of Slayer is 51. Singer Mike Gordon of Phish is 50. Newsman Anderson Cooper is 48. Country singer Jamie O’Neal is 47. Singers Ariel and Gabriel Hernandez of No Mercy are 44. Actor Vik Sahay (“Chuck”) is 44. Singer Lyfe Jennings is 42. Actress Lalaine Dupree (“Lizzie McGuire”) is 28.

Latest Stories

in National, World

Shrinking U.S. trade gap shows economy’s underlying strength

Fresh
trade

The U.S. trade deficit fell in July to its lowest level in five months as exports rose broadly, signaling underlying strength in the economy amid concerns about a global growth slowdown.

in Weird

‘Barbie Jeep Girl’ is a living legend

Fresh
19-overlay5

After getting her license suspended for a DWI, a Texas State student found a new, four-wheeled way to get around campus.

in Entertainment

Chris Evans makes ‘Marvel’-ous directoral debut

Fresh
17-overlay6

The "Before We Go" director talks about pulling his film together and how being in the Marvel world makes it easier to get movies off the ground.