Archive for August 15th, 2012

COVERED BY TIME ON THIS DAY IN 1983

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Six-month-old Lisa Harap of Queens Village, NY became
the youngest living person to be featured on a cover of
”Time” magazine.

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MIKE CONNORS IS 87 TODAY

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Mike Connors
Premiere of 'The Real Deal' at the Venetian Showroom inside the Venetian  Hotel and Casino
Las Vegas, Nevada - 21.10.08
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Actor Mike Connors (born Krekor Ohanian) is best known for playing
detective Joe Mannix in the CBS television series, Mannix from 1967
to 1975. The series was the last one produced by Desilu Productions.


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THE PUBLIC LIBRARY ~ PAST AND PRESENT

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The Central Building, Public Library is also known as the Multnomah County
Library and is located at 801 SW 10th Avenue in Portland.

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ROSE MARIE IS 88 NOW

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Baby Rose Marie

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Rose Marie played writer Sally Rogers on "The Dick Van Dyke Show"
on CBS from 1961 to 1966. She had a successful singing career as
child performer, Baby Rose Marie. As a teenager, she became a
nightclub performer before transitioning to a radio comedian.

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THE OREGONIAN FRONT PAGE ON THIS DAY IN 1945

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V-J Day ( Victory over Japan Day) was proclaimed a day after Japan agreed
to surrender unconditionally.
The official United States celebration is not
on this date, however. V-J Day is instead celebrated on September 2, the
date of the formal signing of
the surrender. A special day of remembrance
is marked in Japan and other countries on September 2.

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