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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


Today In Music History: 06/20/2016


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