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Google Does A Footnote For 2016 'Memorial Day' Rather Than Doodle -- Ditto As In 2015.

by Anura Guruge

Google has NEVER done a Google Doodle for Memorial Day!

I guess it has to do with some kind of policy that they eschew anything associated with war and conflict. 66 more words

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New Google Doodle Honors Jazz Figure Frankie Manning

A new Google Doodle unveiled on Thursday celebrates, what would have been the 102nd birthday of Frankie Manning, the American dancer and choreographer who pioneered the Lindy Hop — a frenetic, almost gravity-defying dance that became a hallmark of Harlem jazz clubs in the early 20th century. 50 more words

Frankie Manning: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Depression-era dancer and the creator of the Lindy Hop, Frankie Manning is being honored with a Google Doodle on what would have been his 102nd birthday. 1,096 more words

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Rosario Castellanos: 5 Things To Know About Today's Google Doodle

Rosario Castellanos has just been given Google’s highest honor … a Google Doodle. The Mexican poet and author is considered a feminist hero and lead an extraordinary life. 311 more words

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Rosario Castellanos: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

A Mexican feminist hero and poet is being celebrated with a Google Doodle on what would have been her 91st birthday. Rosario Castellanos passed away after a freak electrical accident while she served as Mexico’s ambassador to Israel in Tel Aviv in 1974. 826 more words

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Suzanne Lenglen: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

French tennis legend Suzanne Lenglen’s 117th birthday is being celebrated with a Google Doodle.

Lenglen was born May 24, 1889, and died in 1938.

“Back in the day, tennis was a rigid affair. 1,068 more words

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