HALLOWEEN! AND IT’S Red Dwarf actor Norman Lovett’s birthday. So, he appears in the ongoing Caricature Diary along with lots of other famous people whose caricatures and portraits are drawn on each and every page. You can see the entire Caricature Diary HERE or at my Facebook Page.
TODAY IT’S former Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone’s birthday! Happy birthday Bernie! Although never a Formula One fan, I have always been a fan of your looks and size – perfect for fitting into one of those tiny racing car cockpits. Some people might take umbrage by my emphasizing a person’s lack of height, but, […]
BBC Radio One 50th Anniversary THIS WEEKEND SEES the fiftieth anniversary of BBC Radio One. This was the station introduced in response to the illegal pirate radio stations around in those days such as Radio Caroline and Radio London which were the only purveyors of current pop music. The first disc jockey to play a […]
AMERICAN ITALIAN actor, Ernest Borgnine changed his name from Ermes Effron Borgnino enjoyed a Hollywood career that lasted nearly seventy years. As well as being well known for films such China Corsair (1951), From Here to Eternity (1953), Vera Cruz (1954) and Bad Day at Black Rock (1955) he provided the voice of Mermaid Man on […]