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
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The Mayflower departed from Southampton, England on August 5th, 1620, to take religious pilgrims to America.
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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
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Dick Clark hosted American Bandstand for the first time in 1956.
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We are the BoomBoom Generation: the stuff of Pulitzer Prize books by David Halberstam and Tom Brokow.
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We start the day with a couple of birthdays. Lionel Richie, co-founding member of the Commodores, is 67 and Brian Wilson, co-founding member of the Beach Boys, is 74 today. 187 more words