Archive for October 11th, 2015

RECORDED ON THIS DAY IN 1940

Glenn Miller composed the theme song for the program Make Believe Ballroom
on WNEW radio, hosted by Martin Block. The song was recorded at the Victor
studios in New York City.
 

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lST MANNED MISSION ON THIS DAY IN 1968

Apollo 7 was the first manned Apollo mission carried out by the U.S. and the 
first in which live television broadcasts were received from orbit. Wally Schirra,
Don Fulton Eisele and R. Walter Cunningham were the astronauts aboard.
 

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REVIEWING PAST NEWS EVENTS

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Camille Bohannon

 


The "Saturday Night Live" Season 1 cast.


George Denis Patrick Carlin (May 12, 1937 – June 22, 2008)

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SINGER DARYL HALL IS 69 TODAY


Daryl Hall (Daryl Franklin Hohl) was born in Pottstown, Pennsylvania)

Daryl Hall of the rock duo Hall & Oates was inducted into the Songwriters
Hall of Fame in 2004. He is regarded as one of the best soul singers of his
generation. He met John Oates while attending Temple University.


From left: Daryl Hall & John Oates at The Rock and Roll Hall of
Fame in 2014.

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