|Say Events in History|
2013 Event - Anti-apartheid leader and former President of South Africa, Nelson Mandela, age 94 is hospitalized for, what sources say, was a routine checkup
2013 Event - Scientists say Pandemrix, GlaxoSmithKline influenza vaccine, may be the cause of Europe's recent increase in cases of narcolepsy
2012 Event - The U.N. condemns North Korea for launching a long-range Unha rocket; North Korea claims its purpose is to put its first satellite into space, but critics say the launch is a disguised ballistic missile test
2012 Event - In Surrey, England, a message found on the leg of a pigeon from WWII stumps GCHQ code-breakers, who say the message hidden in the code may never be revealed
2011 Event - Pope Benedict XVI announces Roman Catholic bishops must obey a papal order allowing priests to say the old-style Tridentine Mass
2001 Death - Kim Walker, actress, Say Anything, dies at 32
1999 Death - Sarah Delany, author/teacher, Having Our Say, dies at 109
1998 Event - President Clinton says "I want to say one thing to the American people I did not have sexual relations with that woman, Miss Lewinsky"
1997 Death - Ruth Picardie, journalist, editor, The Guardian, The Independent newspapers, author of Before I Say Goodbye, memoir of living with breast cancer, dies in Lambeth, London, of breast cancer, at age 33
1995 Event - "Having Our Say" closes at Booth Theater New York City after 308 performances
1995 Event - "Having Our Say" opens at Booth Theater New York City for 308 performances
1989 Event - Pirates score 10 in 1st (their best inning since 1942), prompts Pirate Jim Rooker to say he would walk from Pitts to Philadelphia if Pirates lost, Phillies beat them 15-11, Rooker walks at end of season broadcaster
1989 Event - H. J. Heinz, Van Camp Seafood and Bumble Bee Seafood say they would not buy tuna caught in nets that also trap dolphins
1983 Event - U.S. say they will leave UNESCO on Dec 31, 1984
1983 Event - Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson release "Say, Say, Say" in the United Kingdom
1982 Event - Filming begins on "Never Say Never Again"
1973 Event - U.S. Psychiatrist say homosexuals are not mentally ill
1970 Birthday - Ione Skye, born in [Leitch], Hertfordshire, England, actress, Say Anything
1969 Birthday - Loren Dean, born in Las Vegas, Nevada, actor, Billy Bathgate, Say Anything
1964 Birthday - Ruth Picardie, born in Reading, England, journalist, editor, The Guardian, The Independent newspapers, author of Before I Say Goodbye, memoir of living with breast cancer
1963 Event - Tony Sheridan and Beat Brothers record "What'd I Say" and "Ruby Baby"
1961 Birthday - Junior, Norman Giscombe, R&B singer, Mama used to Say
1961 Birthday - Clark Datchler, vocalist, Johnny Hates Jazz-Don't Say it's Love
1960 Birthday - Mike Hucknail, rocker, Simply Red-Every Time We Say Goodbye
1959 Birthday - Kenneth D. Herdigein, Suriname/Dutch actor, Say A
1959 Event - "Say, Darling" closes at ANTA Theater New York City after 332 performances
1958 Event - "Say, Darling" opens at ANTA Theater New York City for 332 performances
1955 Event - Congress authorizes all U.S. currency to say "In God We Trust"
1953 Birthday - [Toriano] Tito Jackson, singer, Jackson 5-ABC, Never Can Say Goodbye
1950 Birthday - Billy Squier, Massachusetts, heavy metal guitarist, Don't Say No
1948 Birthday - Bill Ward, born in Birmingham, England, musician, vocalist, drummer for Black Sabbath, a British heavy metal band, sang lead vocals on Technical Ecstacy, Never Say Die!
1942 Birthday - Edward "Sonny" Bivins, U.S. singer, Manhattans-Kiss and Say Goodbye
1941 Birthday - Billy Fury, Liverpool, singer/guitarist, When Will You Say I Love You
1940 Birthday - Michael Brunson, TV reporter/newscaster/actor, Never Say Die
1938 Birthday - Carry Tefsen, Dutch actress, Say A
1937 Birthday - Edward Fox, born in London, England, actor, M-Never Say Never Again
1935 Birthday - Paul Wilson, U.S. R&B-singer, Flamingos-Lovers Never Say Goodbye
1933 Birthday - Tommy Hunt, U.S. singer, Flamingos-Lovers Never Say Goodbye
1931 Birthday - Willie Mays, baseball centerfielder, "Say Hey Kid", 660 home runs, MVP 1954
1929 Birthday - Keith Waterhouse, English writer, Billy Liar, Say Who Are You?
1927 Birthday - Tom Kennedy, born in Louisville, Kentucky, quiz host, You Don't Say, Name That Tune
1925 Birthday - Alec McCowen, Tunbridge Wells England, actor, Never Say Never Again
1923 Birthday - Irvin Kershner, Philadelphia, director, Never Say Never Again
1921 Birthday - Logan Ramsey, born in Long Beach, California, actor, Head, Joy Sticks, Say Yes
1914 Birthday - Charlie Chester, British comedian, Never Say Die
1887 Birthday - Joe Jackson, black sox player, Say it aint so, Joe
1871 Event - Henry M. Stanley in Tanganyka say "Dr. Livingstone, I presume?"
1843 Event - Mormon leader Joseph Smith say God OKs polygamy
1832 Death - Jean Baptiste Say, French economist, dies at 63
1769 Birthday - Jean Baptiste Say, French economist, Political Economics
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