Updated at February 8, 2023 by BirthdayDBs Team
Rufus Thomas is best known as R&B Singer who has born on March 26, 1917 in Mississippi. Currently, Rufus Thomas is 105 years, 10 months and 13 days old. Rufus Thomas will celebrate 106th birthday on Sunday, 26th of March 2023. Below the countdown to Rufus Thomas upcoming birthday.
American R&B and funk singer who released albums on Sun Records in the 1960s and 1970s. He was inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame in 2001.
He played a frog in a school production at six years old and was a tap dancer at the age of ten.
He is the only father to have a song debut in the hot 100's top 10 after his daughter had a single debut on the same chart.
He was married and had a daughter, Carla.
He is mentioned by Samuel L. Jackson in the film Kill Bill 2.
Rufus Thomas is 105 years old today.
Rufus Thomas was born on March 26, 1917 in Mississippi.
Rufus Thomas zodiac sign is Aries.
Rufus Thomas was best known as R&B Singer.
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Below are historical events that coincided with Rufus Thomas's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.
|1958||The United States Army launches Explorer 3.|
|1958||The African Regroupment Party is launched at a meeting in Paris.|
|1967||Ten thousand people gather for one of many Central Park be-ins in New York City.|
|1970||South Vietnamese President Nguyễn Văn Thiệu implements a land reform program to solve the problem of land tenancy.|
|1971||East Pakistan declares its independence from Pakistan to form Bangladesh and the Bangladesh Liberation War begins.|
|1975||The Biological Weapons Convention comes into force.|
|1979||Anwar al-Sadat, Menachem Begin and Jimmy Carter sign the Egypt-Israel Peace Treaty in Washington, D.C.|
|1981||Social Democratic Party (UK) is founded as a party.|
|1982||A groundbreaking ceremony for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial is held in Washington, D.C.|
|1991||Argentina, Brazil, Uruguay and Paraguay sign the Treaty of Asunción, establishing Mercosur, the South Common Market.|
|1997||Thirty-nine bodies are found in the Heaven's Gate mass suicides.|
|1998||During the Algerian Civil War, the Oued Bouaicha massacre sees fifty-two people, mostly infants, killed with axes and knives.|
|2005||Around 200,000 to 300,000 Taiwanese demonstrate in Taipei in opposition to the Anti-Secession Law of China.|
|2010||The South Korean Navy corvette Cheonan is torpedoed, killing 46 sailors. After an international investigation, the President of the United Nations Security Council blames North Korea.|
|2017||Russia-wide anti-corruption protests in 99 cities. The Levada Center survey showed that 38% of surveyed Russians supported protests and that 67 percent held Putin personally responsible for high-level corruption.|
|1989||The birth of Simon Kjær, Danish footballer|
|1989||The birth of Von Miller, American football player|
|1990||The birth of Choi Woo-shik, South Korean actor|
|1990||The birth of Patrick Ekeng, Cameroonian footballer (d. 2016)|
|1990||The birth of Yuya Takaki, Japanese idol, singer, dancer, model and actor|
|1990||The birth of Xiumin, South Korean singer and actor, member of South Korean boy band EXO|
|1991||The birth of Matt Davidson, American baseball player|
|1992||The birth of Nina Agdal, Danish model|
|1992||The birth of Stoffel Vandoorne, Belgian race car driver|
|1994||The birth of Jed Wallace, English footballer|
|1996||The birth of Zane Musgrove, New Zealand rugby league player|
|1996||The birth of Kathryn Bernardo, Filipino actress|
|1998||The birth of Satoko Miyahara, Japanese figure skater|
|2003||The birth of Bhad Bhabie, American rapper and social media personality|
|2005||The birth of Ella Anderson, American actress|
|2012||The death of David Craighead, American organist and educator (b. 1924)|
|2012||The death of Manik Godghate, Indian poet and educator (b. 1937)|
|2012||The death of Helmer Ringgren, Swedish theologian and academic (b. 1917)|
|2013||The death of Tom Boerwinkle, American basketball player and sportscaster (b. 1945)|
|2013||The death of Krzysztof Kozłowski, Polish journalist and politician, Polish Minister of Interior (b. 1931)|
|2013||The death of Dave Leggett, American baseball player (b. 1933)|
|2013||The death of Don Payne, American screenwriter and producer (b. 1964)|
|2014||The death of Roger Birkman, American psychologist and author (b. 1919)|
|2014||The death of Dick Guidry, American businessman and politician (b. 1929)|
|2014||The death of Marcus Kimball, Baron Kimball, English politician (b. 1928)|
|2015||The death of Dinkha IV, Iraqi patriarch (b. 1935)|
|2015||The death of Friedrich L. Bauer, German mathematician, computer scientist, and academic (b. 1924)|
|2015||The death of Tomas Tranströmer, Swedish poet, translator, and psychologist Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1931)|
|2016||The death of Jim Harrison, American novelist, essayist, and poet (b. 1937)|
|2018||The death of Fabrizio Frizzi, Italian television presenter (b. 1958)|
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