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IT WAS ON THIS NIGHT IN 1938

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On January 27, 2003, the Mercury Theatre broadcast of The War of the
Worlds
was made part of the
National Recording Registry of the Library
of Congress
.

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GUITAR RIFF FROM A FAMOUS MOVIE THEME

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Victor Harold Flick (May 14, 1937) is an English guitarist, most famous for his guitar riff in the James Bond Theme.


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LOOKING BACK AT TODAY IN HISTORY

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                 Ed Danahue

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HENRY WINKLER IS 68 TODAY

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Henry Franklin Winkler

Winkler is best known for his role as the leather-clad greaser Fonzie in
the ABC sitcom Happy Days (1974-1984).

He made his acting debut in his 8th grade school production of Billy
Budd and went on to earn a bachelor’s degree from Emerson College
in 1967 and later graduated from Yale School of Drama in 1970.

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IT WAS A HEADLINE ON THIS DAY IN 1975

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The New York Daily News ran the above headline the day after U.S. President
Gerald R. Ford said he would veto any proposed federal bailout of financially
troubled New York City.

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