Archive for August 12th, 2013

REMEMBERING BUCK OWENS

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                    Buck Owens (Alvis Edgar Owens, Jr.)
 

                       (August 12, 1929 – March 25, 2006)

Country singer Buck Owens and his band the Buckaroos, are known for
pioneering   the ‘Bakersfield Sound.’ He released ten #1 country albums
from 1963 to 1968. He hosted the western TV series Hee Haw along with
Roy Clark from 1969 to 1986 on CBS.

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BRITISH INVASION PROMOTER IS 95 TODAY


2010

           bernstein presents

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Bernstein released his first album as a singer. Sid Bernstein Presents
is a collection of some of his favorite songs, and was released on
February 14, 2012 as a digital download.

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TODAY IN HISTORY

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         mic and earphones

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AN APOLOGY DURING THIS TIME IN 1966

John Lennon sincerely apologized at a news conference in Chicago, IL, for
his remark, misunderstood by the American Press, that "the Beatles are
more popular than Jesus."  

Jesus died for john lennon

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Teenagers Protest Against the Beatles controversial Jesus statement

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FIRST PC FROM IBM ON THIS DAY IN 1981

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The original IBM model number 5150 PC

The IBM Personal Computer (PC) was introduced at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel
in New York City. It was created by a team of engineers and designers under
the direction of Don Estridge of the IBM Entry Systems Division in Boca Raton,
Florida
.

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Don Estridge, father of the personal computer

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