Archive for July 15th, 2011

FIRST CLOSE UP PIC’S OF MARS ON THIS DATE IN 1965

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Mariner 4 was launched from Cape Kennedy, Florida on November 28, 1964. It
became the first satellite to perform a successful fly-by of the planet Mars taking
the first close-up pictures of the planets surface and transmitting them to Earth
beginning on July 15, 1965. On December 21, 1967 communications with Mariner
4 were terminated.

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RECORDED BY GLENN MILLER ON THIS DAY IN 1942

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Jukebox Saturday Night Glenn Miller Words by Albert Stillman, music
by Paul McGrane. As recorded by the Glenn Miller Orchestra on July
15th 1942 with Marion Hutton and the Modernaires.

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KAISER WAS THE CAR IN 1951

Kaiser 1951

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MORE MUSIC FROM THE BIRTHDAY GAL

“When Will I Be Loved” was written by Phil Everly of the Everly
Brothers and went to peak position #2 on Billboard Hot 100 chart
in April of 1975.

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LINDA RONSTADT BECAME 65 TODAY

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Singer Linda Ronstadt  has earned ten Grammy Awards, two Academy of
Country Music awards, an Emmy Award, an ALMS Award numerous U.S.
and internationally certified gold, platinum and multiplatinum albums, in
addition to Tony Award and Golden Globe nominations.

Ronstadt has released over 30 solo albums, more than 15 greatest hits
albums, charted thirty-eight Billboard Hot 100 singles, twenty-one of which
have reached the top 40, ten of which have reached the top 10, three
peaking at No. 2, the No. 1 hit, "You’re No Good”. She has also charted
thirty-six albums, ten Top 10 albums, and three No. 1 albums on the
Billboard Pop Album Charts.


Reached the #5 spot on the Billboard chart.

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