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SINGLE RELEASED ON THIS DAY IN 1974

The song "Sweet Home Alabama" by the Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd
reached #8 on the charts in 1974 and was the band’s second hit single. The
song was written in reply to "Southern Man" and "Alabama" by Neil Young;
Young is noted by name in the song’s lyrics.

        

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ENGAGEMENT ANNOUNCED ON THIS DAY IN 1953


Engagement Portrait of John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Bouvier.

Jacqueline Bouvier and then Massachusetts Senator John F. Kennedy publicly announce their engagement. Kennedy went on to become the 35th president
and Jackie, as she was known, became one of the most popular first ladies ever
to grace the White House.


President John F. Kennedy, his wife, Jacqueline, and their
children, Caroline and John Jr., are seen on Easter Sunday
in 1963.

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A REVIEW OF PAST NEWS EVENTS

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CARLATA BRADLEY


     


John Herbert
"Jackie" Gleason
(February 26, 1916 – June 24, 1987)

 

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REVIEWING PAST NEWS EVENTS

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MIKE GRACIA

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RELEASED ON THIS DAY IN 1965

The song "The Tracks of My Tears" was written by Smokey Robinson,
Pete Moore, and Marv Tarplin. It is a multiple award-winning 1965 hit
R&B song originally recorded by their group, The Miracles.


William "Smokey" Robinson, Jr. turned 76 in February.

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