Tag Archives: 1959

#644 Morrissey / Graham Fellows – 22 May 1959

Morrissey Steven Patrick Morrissey (born 22 May 1959), commonly known by his last name, Morrissey, is an English singer and lyricist. He rose to prominence in the 1980s as the lyricist and vocalist of the band the Smiths. The band was highly successful … Continue reading

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#580 Morten Harket / Mary Crosby – 14 September 1959

Morten Harket Morten Harket (born 14 September 1959) is a Norwegian musician, best known as the lead singer of the synthpop/rock band A-ha, which released nine studio albums and topped the charts in several countries after their breakthrough hit “Take on Me” … Continue reading

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#511 – Nigel Pivaro / Phil Woolas – 11 December 1959

Nigel Pivaro Nigel Pivaro (born 11 December 1959) is an English journalist who as an actor was best known for playing Terry Duckworth, the son of Vera and Jack Duckworth inCoronation Street. Phil Woolas Philip James Woolas (born 11 December 1959) was a British Labour Party politician who was the Member of … Continue reading

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#476 Josie Lawrence / Amanda Pays – 06 June 1959

Josie Lawrence Josie Lawrence (born 6 June 1959) is a British comedienne and actress best known for her work with the Comedy Store Players improvisational troupe, the television series Whose Line Is It Anyway? and more recently her role as Manda Best in EastEnders. Amanda Pays Amanda Pays (born 6 June 1959) is an English actress. Pays … Continue reading

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#472 Martin Brundle / Niamh Cusack – 1 June 1959

Martin Brundle Martin John Brundle (born 1 June 1959 in King’s Lynn, Norfolk) is a British racing driver from England, known as a Formula One driver and as an F1 commentator for ITV Sport from 1997 to 2008 and for the BBC from 2009. Niamh Cusack Niamh Cusack (born 1 June 1959) is an Irish actress. … Continue reading

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#470 Rupert Everett / Cathryn Harrison – 29 May 1959

Rupert Everett Rupert James Hector Everett (born 29 May 1959) is an English actor. He first came to public attention in 1981, when he was cast in Julian Mitchell’s play and subsequent film Another Country as an openly gay student at an English public school, set in the 1930s. He … Continue reading

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#376 Sam Raimi / “Weird Al” Yankovic – 23 October 1959

Sam Raimi Samuel Marshall “Sam” Raimi (October 23, 1959) is an American film director, producer, actor and writer. He is best known for directing cult horror films like the Evil Dead series, Darkman and Drag Me to Hell. as well as the blockbuster Spider-Man films and the producer … Continue reading

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#366 Sarah, Duchess of York / Andy Holmes – 15 October 1959

Sarah, Duchess of York Sarah, Duchess of York (born Sarah Margaret Ferguson; 15 October 1959) is a British charity patron, spokesperson, writer, film producer, television personality and former member of the British Royal Family. She was married to Queen Elizabeth II’s second son, Prince Andrew, Duke … Continue reading

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#30 Vic Reeves / Felicity Dean – 24 January 1959

Vic Reeves James Roderick Moir (born 24 January 1959), better known by the stage name Vic Reeves, is an English comedian, best known for his double act with Bob Mortimer. He is known for his surreal and non sequitur sense of humour. TV: Smell Of Reeves … Continue reading

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