Val Kilmer (actor) is 51
“Iceman” in Top Gun
Bebe Neuwirth (actress) is 51
“Lilith” on Cheers
Tim Matheson (actor) is 63
“Otter” in Animal House
Tim Considine (actor) is 70
“Mike Douglas” on My Three Sons
65 Taylor Hackford Director, producer
64 Diane Von Furstenberg Fashion designer does she have toilet paper too?
81 George Schlatter TV producer ("Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In")
Elizabeth Arden 12/31/1878 - 10/18/1966 Canadian-born American cosmetic executive
1971…The Beatles officially broke up.
1975…Elvis Presley performed for 60-thousand fans at the Silverdome in Pontiac, Michigan. He set a world record by earning 800-thousand dollars for a single concert by a single artist.
1961…Janis Joplin had her first singing engagement at Beaumont, Texas' Halfway House.
1966…George Harrison's New Year's plans were foiled when London nightclub Annabel's barred him from
admission because he was not wearing a tie.
1981…MTV hosted the New Year's Eve Rock and Roll Ball, the four-month-old network’s first.
1985…Ricky Nelson and six others died in an airplane crash near DeKalb, Texas. A fire had broken out on the plane.
1993…Barbra Streisand performed her first paid concert in 22 years at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
2003…Aerosmith, Bon Jovi, Elton John and Kiss performed on Dick Clark's 32nd-annual New Year's Rockin' Eve. Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey joined the ageless TV impresario to countdown the New Year in Times Square.
IN HONOR OF DONNA SUMMER..and the end of 2010... LAST DANCE!