Archive for December 8th, 2011

KIRK DOUGLAS IS 95 TODAY!

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Kirk Douglas in Stanley Kubrick’s epic film Spartacus (1960)


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Celebrated actor Kirk Douglas is No.17 on the American Film Institute’s list of
the greatest male American screen legends of all time. In 1996 he received the
Academy Honorary Award "for 50 years as a creative and moral force in the
motion picture community."


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THE ED SULLIVAN SHOW ON THIS DAY IN 1962

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GROUP’S FIRST ALBUM ON THIS DAY IN 1962

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Meet the Supremes is the debut album by The Supremes on the Motown label. The
LP includes the group’s earliest singles recorded between 1960 and 1961. It features
the Supremes as a quartet composed of teenagers Diane Ross, Mary Wilson, Florence Ballard, and Barbara Martin. Songs in the album include “I Want a Guy”, “Buttered Popcorn”, and “Your Heart Belongs to Me”.  

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SILVER SCREEN HOLIDAY GREETINGS

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BEST SELLING RECORD ON THIS DAY IN 1956

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“Singing the Blues” spent nine weeks at #1 on the Billboard chart from December 8, 1956 to February 2, 1957.

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