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JOHN FOGERTY IS 71 TODAY


John Cameron Fogerty was born in Berkeley, California.

John Fogerty was a singer and guitarist for Creedence Clearwater Revival, the
band that released hits like "I Put a Spell on You" and "Lodi." Fogerty later
pursued a successful solo career. One of his first bands was called The
Blue Velvets. He is listed on Rolling Stone’s list of 100 Greatest Guitarists
and 100 Greatest Singers.

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A PROFESSIONAL AUDIENCE MEMBER


Tonight Show host Jack Paar with Miss Miller.

Lillian Dorothy Miller better known as Miss Miller, was a regular
audience member of various television variety shows from the
1950s to the 1980s. She had a daytime job as a government
typist, but retired in 1958 due to eye trouble. She began her
audience career with radio programs in 1940.

Miller was first a regular audience member of The Tonight Show
throughout Steve Allen‘s and Jack Paar‘s tenures as host. When
Paar left Tonight to start his prime-time Jack Paar Program in
1962, Miss Miller then became a regular on that program, as well
as on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson and The Merv
Griffin
Show.



Lillian Dorothy Miller
(May 26, 1897  – April 1, 1990)

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RELEASED ON THIS DAY IN 1957

"That’ll Be the Day" is a classic early rock and roll song written by 
Buddy Holly and Jerry Allison and recorded by The Crickets. The
recording was certified gold – for over a million US sales in 1969
by the RIAA. The 1957 Brunswick Records single was inducted
into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1998. In 2005, the recording
was placed in the National Recording Registry, a list of sound
recordings that "are culturally, historically, or aesthetically
important, and/or inform or reflect life in the United States."

 

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