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Today In Music History: 09/05/17

It was on this day in 1956, that Elvis Presley surprised his mother with a gift of a pink Cadillac. The car remained in the Presley family and eventually went on display at Graceland. 248 more words


Before Soul Train

World War II came to a closure, and A new -REVOLUTION- was beginning.
Rosie The Riveter Became the image of the independent " WORKING WOMAN " . 111 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

Today In History

Past Imperfect - #70

It appears that someone on the Admissions Staff at Saint Bernadette’s School for Chaste and Modest Girls made a slight error.

Sister Ecclesiasta Mae had something to say about that. 1,294 more words


Today In Music History: 07/20/17

Carlos Santana turns 70 today and Kim Carnes is 72, more on Santana later.

We start on this day in 1965. Bob Dylan releases “Like a Rolling Stone.” Rolling Stone Magazine has that song listed as the greatest song of all time. 180 more words


Today In Music History: 07/19/17

The Beatles released “Help!” on this day in 1965. The song is #29 on Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.

Frank Sinatra, at the age of 50,  got married to Mia Farrow on this day in 1966. 242 more words


Today In Music History: 07/11/17

On this day in 1969, “Space Oddity,” by David Bowie,  was released to coincide with the first lunar landing nine days later.

Three Dog Night started a two-week run at No.1 on this day in 1970 with their version of Randy Newman’s song “Mama Told Me Not To Come.” 193 more words