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(Following Advance for Use Tuesday, November 13th)

Source : AP
Last Updated: Mon, Nov 05, 2012 14:45 hrs

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! ENTERTAINMENT HISTORY !

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On November 13th, 1940, the Walt Disney movie "Fantasia" had its world premiere at New York.

In 1974, an imposter posing as Deep Purple guitarist Ritchie Blackmore borrowed a Porsche and crashed it in Iowa City. He eventually was charged with misrepresentation.

In 1983, country comedian Junior Samples died. He was 57.

In 1992, drummer Ronnie Bond of The Troggs died. He was 49.

Also in 1992, Elton John performed in Mexico for the first time. An estimated 90,000 people attended the concert at a stadium in Mexico City.

In 1993, actress Michelle Pfeiffer married TV writer-producer David E. Kelley.

In 1997, two players with the New England Patriots took a stage dive during an Everclear concert in Boston. A woman in the crowd later sued, claiming she suffered neck injuries when the players landed on her.

Today's Birthdays: Actress Madeleine Sherwood ("The Flying Nun") is 90. Producer-director-actor Garry Marshall is 78. Country singer-songwriter Ray Wylie Hubbard is 66. Actor Joe Mantegna (mahn-TAYN'-yuh) is 65. Actress Sheila Frazier ("Superfly") is 64. Actress Frances Conroy ("Six Feet Under") is 59. Actor Chris Noth (NOHTH) ("Law and Order: Criminal Intent," ''Sex and the City") is 58. Actress Whoopi Goldberg is 57. Actor Rex Linn ("CSI: Miami") is 56. Actor Neil Flynn ("Scrubs") is 52. Trumpeter Walter Kibby of Fishbone is 48. Comedian Jimmy Kimmel is 45. Actor Steve Zahn ("Happy, Texas," ''That Thing You Do!") is 45. Actor Gerard Butler ("Machine Gun Preacher," ''The Phantom of the Opera") is 43. Actress Aisha Hinds ("True Blood") is 37. Bassist Nikolai Fraiture of The Strokes is 34. Actress Monique Coleman ("High School Musical") is 32.

(Above for release Sunday, November 13th)

Copyright 2012, The Associated Press. All rights reserved.




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