Archive for February 16th, 2012

CREATE YOUR OWN UNDERWATER CIRCUS!

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1963

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SONNY BONO WAS BORN ON THIS DAY IN 1935

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Cher and Sonny Bono

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Congressman Bono in 1994.

Salvatore Phillip
"Sonny" Bono (February 16, 1935 – January 5, 1998)

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MAGAZINE FIRST SOLD ON THIS DAY IN 1883

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Ladies’ Home Journal magazine first appeared on February 16, 1883. It soon
became one of the leading women’s magazines of the 20th century. It was the
first American magazine to reach 1 million subscribers in 1907. The magazines
looked more like newspapers at the time and a year’s subscription cost was
50 cents.

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February 1948

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THE ED SULLIVAN SHOW ON THIS DAY IN 1964

 

The Beatles’ second appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show was 
broadcast from The Deauville Hotel in Miami Beach, Florida.

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STAR TREK EPISODE AIRED ON THIS DAY IN 1967

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“Space Seed” is a first-season episode (#24) of Star Trek: The Original Series,
that was first broadcast on Thursday, February 16, 1967. It introduced the popular
villain Khan Noonien Singh, played Ricardo Montalbán. The 1982 film Star Trek ll:
The Wrath of Khan serves as a sequel to this episode.

 

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