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This Day in Music History — September 6

1976 : Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis reunite after 20 years on Lewis’ Labor Day Telethon to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Frank Sinatra surprised Lewis by bringing out Martin… 83 more words

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Soul Train

I am a notoriously bad sleeper. I’ve mentioned it once or a thousand times before. Usually I get to blame it on the hubby’s snoring but he’s some 7,916 miles away right meow so I guess this is on me. 732 more words

American Bandstand, We Got Lost In Your Rock And Roll

Oh happy day! August 5, 1957 was pivotal in music and Baby Boomer history. Making its national debut, broadcast on ABC-TV, live from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at 3:30 in the afternoon; fifty-seven years ago, American Bandstand launched our youth culture movement. 837 more words

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August 5

Today in 1957, American Bandstand with Dick Clark first aired on US TV

On this day in 1983, David Crosby was sentenced to five years in jail in Texas for cocaine and firearms offences… 141 more words

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History:Red Means Stop-Green Means Go--The Electric Traffic Light

While African American Garrett Morgan came up with the concept to have a three light signal (including the warning yellow)–it was on this day in 1914 that the first electric traffic lights were installed in Cleveland Ohio. 80 more words



August 5 in history:

The Mayflower departed from Southampton, England on August 5th, 1620, to take religious pilgrims to America.

The pilgrims had intended to settle… 107 more words

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