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Bandstand Cover Girl, The

The nickname of teenager Carol Scaldeferri, an attractive, well-dressed precision dancer who frequently appeared in the early days on the rock and roll music program AMERICAN BANDSTAND/ABC/SYN/USA/1957-89 hosted by Dick Clark. 34 more words


America's Oldest Living Teenager

Dick Clark, the youthful-looking host of ABC’s AMERICAN BANDSTAND from 1957-89, aka “America’s Oldest Living Teenager” (also called “The World’s Oldest Living Teenager”) was a favorite with America’s Rock n’ Rollers for almost five decades. 406 more words

Showbiz Nicknames

My Brother's Playlist-ELO

My mother had me when she was almost 40 years old.  My brother was 18 when I was born.  I’ve always felt that he would have rather had a car than a little sister. 359 more words

Sandwich Stories

Dick Clark


There’s a notion going round that Dick Clark was the one who put Elvis Presley on national television, a notion that seems to have solidified into fact since Clark died. 263 more words


ON THIS DAY: August 5, 2016

August 5th is

Oyster Day

Underwear Day

Work Like a Dog Day

Pink for a Purpose Day

International Beer Day


World Festivals and National Holidays… 298 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

Today In Music History: 07/19/16

Let’s get to some awesome music history!!

It was on this day in 1966 that The Monkees recorded “(Theme From) The Monkees.”

This group has one of my favorite songs of all time and it was on this day in 1969 that they called it quits. 187 more words