top of page

On This Day

December 19

Hard Candy Day

1843 Charles Dickens a Christmas Carol is published

1917 The first NHL game is played in Toronto between Montreal Wanderers vs Toronto Arenas, Montreal win 10 - 9 it’s all the first game played on artificial ice.

1960 The song Calendar Girl by Neil Sedaka is released.

1971 A Clockwork Orange directed by Stanley Kubrick premiers

1980 Raging Bull Directed by Martin Scorsese premiers

1983 The Jules Rimet Trophy the FIFA World Cup trophy is stolen from the Brazilian Football Confederation in Rio de Janeiro

1984 The movie Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo premies in New York directed by Sam Firstenberg Starring Ice - T, Lucinda Dickey, Adolfo Quinones & Michael Chambers.

1999 StarrCade 99 Bret Hart retains the WCW World Heavy Weight Title over Goldberg

Happy Birthday

1944 Tim Reid actor My Christmas Inn, That '70s Show, Simon & Simon, & WKRP in Cincinnati.

1967 Criss Angel mind freak

1970 Tyson Beckford model

1972 Rosa Blasi actress The Thundermans, Make It or Break It & Christmas Princess.

1972 Alyssa Milano actress Who’s the Boss

1980 Jake Gyllenhaal actor in Nightcrawler, Zodiac, & Bubble Boy

1985 Lady Sovereign rapper

1988 Paulina Gretzky model

1993 Hermione Corfield actress in Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi, xXx: Return of Xander Cage, & Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation

1994 Gibi ASMR Youtuber

1996 Cyrstal Rae Adult entertainer