Liverpool Events in History

2011 Event - Rioting takes place in English cities including Manchester, liverpool, Salford, Birmingham and Nottingham; police from Scotland are called in to help

1996 Death - John Hartford Worlock, RC Bishop (Liverpool), dies at 76

1995 Death - John Smith, CEO (Liverpool FC), dies at 74

1985 Death - 39, die at Heysel Stadium in Liverpool in a riot prior to soccor match

1984 Event - Liverpool wins 29th Europe Cup 1 in Rome

1984 Event - Liverpool's Cavern Club reopens

1981 Event - Liverpool wins 26th Europe Cup 1 at Paris

1978 Event - Liverpool wins 23rd Europe Cup I

1977 Event - Liverpool wins 22nd Europe Cup 1 in Rome

1976 Event - Liverpool wins 5th UEFA Cup at Bridge

1972 Event - "Long Haired Lover From Liverpool" by Little Jimmy Osmond peaks at #38

1972 Birthday - Denise Booker, Liverpool, golfer, S Australian, Jr. champ 1990

1968 Birthday - John Johnstone, Liverpool, New York, pitcher for the Houston Astros

1968 Birthday - Mardi Lunn, born in Liverpool, Australia, LPGA golfer, 1994 McDonald's-17th

1968 Birthday - Mardi Lunn, Liverpool Sydney Australia, golfer, 1991 Thailand Open

1966 Event - Cavern Club in Liverpool reopens

1966 Event - Cavern Club (Beatles hangout) in Liverpool closes

1965 Birthday - Cathy Tyson, born in Liverpool, England, actress, Serpant and Rainbow

1964 Birthday - Ian Hart, born in Liverpool, England, actor, theater, television, film roles include, 'Michael Collins', 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone'

1964 Birthday - John Parrott, born in Liverpool, England, professional snooker player, winner, World Snooker Championship, 1991, won UK Championship title, 1991

1963 Event - Beatles final performance at Cavern Club in Liverpool

1963 Birthday - Stephen McGann, Liverpool England, actor, Catherine the Great

1961 Birthday - Ian Rush, born in St. Asaph, Wales, soccer player, footballer, striker, played with Liverpool FC, Welsh national football team

1961 Event - Beatles 1st gig as house band of Liverpool's Cavern Club

1960 Birthday - Lonny Chin, born in Liverpool, England, playmate, Jan, 1983

1959 Birthday - Paul McGann, born in Liverpool, England, actor, breakout role in BBC's The Monocled Mutineer, appeared as Eighth Doctor in 1996 television movie, Dr. Who

1959 Birthday - Sammy Lee, born in Liverpool, England, professional soccer player, midfielder, played for Liverpool, represented England fourteen times

1958 Birthday - Pete Wylie, born in Liverpool, rocker, Sinful

1956 Birthday - Mike Score, Liverpool England, rock guitarist, Flock Of Seagulls

1956 Birthday - Kim Cattrall, born in Liverpool, England, actress, Mannequin, Star Trek VI

1955 Birthday - Alan Hansen, born in Sauchie, Scotland, professional football player, television pundit, played for Liverpool, Scottish national team, and Patrick Thistle

1955 Birthday - Garry Christian, born in Liverpool, England, rocker, musician, singer, played with brother Russell and Roger Christian in sophisti-pop band, The Christians, known for late 1980's, early 1990's chart-topping hits

1951 Birthday - David Yip, born in Liverpool, England, of Chinese descent, English actor, played Johnny Ho in The Chinese Detective, played CIA liason agent Chuck Lee in 'A View to a Kill', a 1985 James Bond film

1951 Birthday - John Conteh, born in Liverpool, England, athlete, former British boxer, world light-heavyweight boxing champion

1951 Birthday - Phil Neal, born in Irchester, Northamptonshire, professional soccer player, manger, right fullback, appeared in the first five of Liverpool's European Cup finals

1950 Birthday - Mark Clarke, born in Liverpool, England, musician, bass guitarist, member of bands, Uriah Heep and Colosseum

1950 Birthday - Lewis Biggs, curator, Tate Gallery-North Liverpool

1948 Birthday - Joey Malland, Liverpool, rock guitarist, Badfinger-Come and Get It

1947 Birthday - Tom Evans, born in Liverpool, rock bassist/vocalist, Badfinger

1946 Birthday - Alison Steadman, Liverpool England, actress, Life is Sweet

1945 Birthday - Roy Dyke, Liverpool, rock drummer, Ashton, Gardner and Dyke

1944 Birthday - Jackie Lomax, Liverpool, rocker, Is This What You Want

1944 Birthday - Mike McGear, born in Liverpool, England, singer, Paul McCartney's brother

1943 Birthday - Billy J Kramer, Liverpool, rock vocalist, The Dakotas-Bad to Me

1943 Birthday - Jim McCarty, born in Liverpool, rock drummer, Yardbirds-For Your Love

1943 Birthday - Cilla Black, Liverpool England, rock vocalist, You're My World

1942 Birthday - Paul McCartney, born in Liverpool, England, rocker, Beatles, writes love songs

1942 Birthday - Mike Pender, Liverpool, vocalist and guitarist, Searchers-Needles and Pins

1941 Birthday - John McNally, Liverpool, rock guitarist and vocalist, Searchers

1941 Event - German air raid on Liverpool

1941 Birthday - Billy Fury, Liverpool, singer/guitarist, When Will You Say I Love You

1940 Birthday - Freddie Marsden, Liverpool, rock drummer, Gerry and The Pacemakers

1940 Birthday - Tony Jackson, born in Liverpool, rock bassist/vocalist, Searchers

1940 Birthday - Rita Tushingham, born in Liverpool, England, actress, Green Eyes, Dr. Zhivago

1939 Event - British sub "Thetis" sinks in Liverpool Bay with all 99 aboard

1939 Birthday - Malcolm Thornton, born in England, politician, Conservative party, Member of Parliament for Liverpool 1979 - 1983, Member of Parliament for Crosby 1983 - 1997

1936 Birthday - Clive Swift, Liverpool, actor, Frenzy, Passage to India

1934 Birthday - Colin Welland, born in Liverpool, England, actor, Straw Dogs, Sweeney

1934 Birthday - David J Burke, Liverpool England, writer

1932 Birthday - Adrian Henri, poet and president, Liverpool Academy of Arts

1931 Birthday - John Shirley-Quirk, Liverpool England, baritone, Death in Venice

1929 Birthday - Tristan Jones, born in Liverpool, England, sailor, author, Welsh story teller, wrote about sailing in books and articles

1929 Birthday - David Sheppard, bishop, Liverpool, cricketer, England batsman

1926 Birthday - Leonard Rossiter, Liverpool England, actor, Britannia Hospital

1922 Birthday - Ken Hughes, Liverpool England, director, Casino Royale

1921 Birthday - Robert Runcie, Kennedy, Liverpool England, Archbishop of Canterbury

1920 Birthday - John Smith, CEO, Liverpool FC

1920 Birthday - Derek Worlock, English RC archbishop, Liverpool

1920 Birthday - John Hartford Worlock, rC Bishop of Liverpool

1919 Birthday - Patricia Medina, born in Liverpool, England, actress, High-Low

1919 Birthday - John Gregson, born in Liverpool England, actor, Gideon CID, Shirley's World

1919 Birthday - Bob Paisley, English soccer player/trainer/manager of FC Liverpool

1915 Event - British Lusitania leaves NY, for Liverpool

1913 Event - Train crash in Liverpool during "Black Week"

1912 Birthday - Robert Flemyng, Liverpool Eng, actor, Windom's Way, Young Winston

1910 Birthday - Nicholas Monsarrat, Liverpool England, novelist

1907 Birthday - Gerald Abrahams, born in Liverpool, author, Teach Yourself Chess

1904 Event - 1st main line electric train in U.K. (Liverpool to Southport)

1901 Event - Edward Elgar's "Pomp and Circumstance March," premieres in Liverpool

1900 Birthday - Arthur Askey, Liverpool, actor, Bees in Paradise, Ghost Train

1895 Birthday - Charles Petrie, Liverpool, historian

1891 Birthday - Frank Pettingell, Liverpool England, actor, Gaslight, Goose Steps Out

1881 Event - SS Ceylon begins 1st round-the-world cruise from Liverpool

1874 Birthday - Franklyn Dyall, Liverpool England, actor, Easy Virtue

1866 Event - Immigrant ship Monarch of the Seas sinks in Liverpool; 738 die

1865 Birthday - May Whitty, born in Liverpool, England, actress, Mrs Minerva, Suspicion

1859 Event - Merchant vessel Royal Charter runs aground at Liverpool, 459 die

1856 Event - John Rutledge, Liverpool - New York steamer, hits iceberg; many die

1854 Event - SS City of Glasgow leaves Liverpool harbor and is never seen again

1830 Event - Duke of Wellington opens Liverpool and Manchester Railway

1829 Event - 1st U.K. municipal swimming pool outside of London, opens in Liverpool

1770 Birthday - Earl of Liverpool, C, British Prime Minister, 1812-27