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August 22

Today in 1969, The Beatles met at John Lennon’s Tittenhurst Park home for their final ever photo session

Today in 1906 The Victor Talking Machine Company began manufacturing the world’s first mass-market home record player… 101 more words

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August 21

Today in 1982, U2 singer Bono married Alison Stewart, his girlfriend from 1975 at All Saints Church, Raheny Ireland

Today in 2005, Dr. Robert Moog, inventor of the synthesiser died aged 71… 134 more words

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August 20

Robert Plant is 66 today

On this day in 1992, Sting and Trudie Styler were married

Today in 2009, Larry Knechtel of The Wrecking Crew and the band Bread dies of a heart attack at age 69… 101 more words

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August 19

Today in 1968, after 58 episodes, the final Monkees TV show airs on NBC

On this day in 1973, Rita Coolidge and Kris Kristofferson were married in Malibu… 131 more words

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August 18

Today in 1937, the first FM radio station in the US was granted its construction permit by the FCC

Remembering Patrick Swayze’s birthday (1952-2009)

On this day in 1992, Kurt Cobain became a father when his wife Courtney Love gave birth to a daughter… 101 more words

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August 17

Today in 1969, the final day of the 3 day Woodstock festival took place at Max Yasgur’s farm in Bethel, New York

On this day in 1973, former Temptations singer Paul Williams was found dead in his car, after shooting himself… 103 more words

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August 16

On this day in 1977, Elvis Presley was found dead lying on the floor in his bathroom by his girlfriend Ginger Alden

Today in 1938, blues legend Robert Johnson died (probably poisoned by a jealous husband) at the age of 27… 123 more words

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