Yeah it is the 17 June, one this date in 1579 Sir Francis Drake discovered a new peice of the earth and claimed Nova Albion for England and Queen Elizabeth, you may know it better by another name. Over to some sixties singers to tell you more.
This was also the birthday of two twin girls Erin and Diane Murphy, who both appeared as the young Tabitha Stevens on Bewitched! so here is Erin casting a spell.
It is also the birthday of James Corden. So what better example of his work than the 2010 Sports Relief appearance of Smithy*
* Rumours that this clip was chosen because of the number of muscled sportsmen are strenuously denied.