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IT MADE HISTORY ON THIS DAY

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The Beatles arrived at JFK airport in New York City to begin their
first
U.S.
tour on this day in 1964. The arrival of the Fab Four from
England was dubbed…“Beatlemania”. A new era of Rock ‘n’ Roll
began.

       

        
        
       
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Troyal Garth Brooks is 57 years old today.

Pop country singer and musician Garth Brooks was named the Best-Selling
Solo Artist of the Century in the United States by the RIAA in 2007.
His first
album, an EP, hit #2 on the Country Billboard in 1989. Brooks released six
albums that went diamond by the time he returned from retirement in 2009. 

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NEWS THAT MADE HISTORY ON THIS DAY

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SANDY KOZEL


Presley’s birthplace in Tupelo, Mississippi.

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Young Elvis with parents Vernon and Gladys
Presley in 1938.

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Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977)

(Note: Photo taken during the last concert before his death!)

Known as "The King of Rock n’ Roll," Elvis Presley rose to
prominence in the late 1950s, becoming a legend in cultural
history and the best-selling solo artist in the history of pop
with such #1 singles as "
Hound Dog," and "Jailhouse Rock.

He appeared in over 30 movies, with his big screen debut
coming in the 1956 film Love Me Tender, named after one
of his many songs.


Graceland, a mansion on a 13.8-acre estate in Memphis, Tennessee.

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HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS DAY IN HISTORY

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ROSS SIMPSON

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Romania’s hard-line Communist ruler, Nicolae Ceausescu, was overthrown in a popular uprising on this day in 1989.

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Foreign protesters campaign against the Ceaucescu regime.

Executed: Ceausescu and his wife Elena attempted to flee Romania in 1989 but were caught and executed
Ceausescu and his wife Elena attempted to flee Romania but were 
caught and executed in Targoviste on Christmas Day.

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The above photo shows the wall where the two were shot. The site
became part of a museum in 2013.

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Richard Colvin Reid, also known as the Shoe Bomber, is a British terrorist who attempted to detonate an explosive device packed
into his shoes
while on American Airlines Flight 63 from Paris to
Miami on this day in 2001.

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One of Richard Reid’s explosive shoes.

Sideview of 767 on climbout against a pale blue sky. A blue, white and red cheat-line runs the full length of the fuselage, above which says "American". The vertical tail sports two "A"s, between which is a simplified eagle.

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A RECAP OF PAST WORLD NEWS

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MIKE GRACIA

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The 22-month-old son of Charles and Anne Lindbergh was kidnapped
on this day in 1932. The child was found dead in May.

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Bruno Richard Hauptmann was convicted and executed
for the kidnapping and murder of baby Lindbergh.

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Khalid Shaikh Mohammed was captured by CIA and Pakistani
agents near Islamabad on this day in 2003. He was the suspected
mastermind behind the terrorist attacks on the United States on September 11, 2001 (below).

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On this day in 1981, Bobby Sands (above) who was a member
of the
Provisional Irish Republican Army
began a hunger strike
while imprisoned at
HM Prison Maze
after being sentenced for
firearms
 possession. He eventually died May 5, 1981 at age 27.



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The Peace Corps was established on this day in 1961 by President Kennedy (pictured signing the act).

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Ronald William Howard is 64 years old today.

Director, producer, and actor Ron Howard first became known as Andy
Griffith
‘s son Opie on The Andy Griffith Show on CBS from 1960-1968 
and also played teenager Richie Cunningham on
Happy Days on ABC
from 1974-1984.
His 2001 film 
A Beautiful Mind received the Academy
Award for Best Picture and earned Howard the Academy Award for
Best Director. He also directed the 1995 film Apollo 13.

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GOT MILK AD (1997)

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SANDY KOZEL

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Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977)


Known as "The King of Rock n’ Roll," Elvis Presley rose to 
fame in the late 1950s, becoming a legendary presence in
cultural history and the best-selling solo artist in the history
of pop. He released such #1 singles as "
Hound Dog," and
"
Jailhouse Rock.”

 

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It was during this address
Johnson declared a "War on Poverty."

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President Johnson shaking hands during his official poverty tour
in 1964.

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Ramzi Yousef was sentenced to life in prison on this day in 1998 for
his role of mastermind behind the 1993 World Trade Center bombing
in New York.

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