Jan 122019
 

On This Day

January

12

Births

Noel Blake1962Age 57


Noel Blake is a retired footballer and current coach. He was formerly the head coach of the England national under-19 football team. He played in the Football League for Aston Villa, Shrewsbury Town, Birmingham City, Portsmouth, Leeds United, Stoke City, Bradford City and Exeter City, and in the Scottish Football League for Dundee.

Blake played 173 times for Portsmouth scoring 13 goals between 1984 – 1988
Robert Prosinecki1969Age 50


Robert Prosinecki is a Croatian football manager and former football midfielder, working as a manager of Bosnia and Herzegovina national team. He is one of the few footballers to have played for both the Spanish rival clubs Real Madrid and FC Barcelona.

Prosinecki played 35 times for Portsmouth scoring 9 goals between 2001 – 2002
Ivica Mornar1974Age 46


Ivica Mornar is a retired Croatian footballer.

Mornar played 12 times for Portsmouth scoring 1 goal between 2004 – 2005
Pixie Lott1991Age 28


Pixie Lott is an English singer, songwriter, and actress. Her debut single, "Mama Do (Uh Oh, Uh Oh)", was released in June 2009 and went straight to number one in the UK Singles Chart. Her second single, "Boys and Girls", also topped the UK Singles Chart in September 2009.
Craig MacGillivray1993Age 26


Craig MacGillivray is an English professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper for League One side Shrewsbury Town. In 2018, MacGillivray became a Portsmouth Football Club player on a two-year deal.
Ally Ioannides1998Age 21


Ally Ioannides is a Greek-American actress, best known for playing Dylan Jones in the NBC drama series Parenthood from 2014–15, and Tilda in the 2015-current AMC martial arts drama series Into the Badlands.

Deaths

Alexandra Bastedo2014Born : 9 Mar 1946Died Aged 67


Alexandra Bastedo was a British actress, best known for her role as secret agent Sharron Macready in the 1968 British espionage/science fiction adventure series The Champions. She has been cited as a sex symbol of the 1960s and 1970s. Bastedo was a vegetarian and animal welfare advocate.

On This Day Noel Blake Robert Prosinecki Ivica Mornar Craig MacGillivray