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PORTLAND STAR BORN ON THIS DAY IN 1929

Jane Powell | National Museum of American History

Tinseltown Talks: Jane Powell reflects as she celebrates her ...
Jane Powell (born Suzanne Lorraine Burce in Portland, Oregon) 
is a singer, dancer and actress who rose to fame in the mid-
1940s with roles in various
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer musicals.

Jane Powell | Hometowns to Hollywood

ROYAL WEDDING Movie POSTER 30x40 Fred Astaire Jane Powell Peter Lawford Sarah
1951

Jane Powell - Hollywood Star Walk - Los Angeles Times

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HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

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23 Things to Know About Rock Guitarist Eric Clapton | Spinditty

Eric Clapton tour dates 2020 2021. Eric Clapton tickets and ...
English rock and blues guitarist, singer, and song writer Eric
Patrick Clapton is 75 years old today,

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REMINDER FROM THE PDX RETRO BLOG !

First ever National Vietnam War Veterans Day celebrated 44 years ...

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WASHINGTON – President Trump signed into law The Vietnam War Veterans Recognition Act of 2017, establishing The National Vietnam
War Veterans Day that is celebrated each year on March 29.

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GRANDSON OF MOVIE LEGEND HAS DEBUT



Hickman Hill,(left) grandson of veteran Western actor Tom Mix,
makes his acting debut in a segment of Gunsmoke with star
James Arness (Marshal Matt Dillon).

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Original CBS TV series aired from
September 10, 1955 – March 31, 1075.

James Arness Bio, Net Worth, Age, Married, Wife, Children and Height
James Arness (born James King Aurness)
(May 26, 1923 – June 3, 2011)

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FROM THE PDX RETRO BLOG !

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National Medal of Honor Day on March 25th recognizes all Medal
of Honor recipients. On March 25, 1863, Secretary of War, Edwin
Stanton presented the first Medals of Honor (Army) to six members
of “Andrews Raiders” for their volunteering and participation
during an American Civil War raid in April of 1862.

[chicagogram] Let us never forget the men and women who lost their lives or those who put their lives on the line to help others 11 years ago today. #911 #neverforget #america #americanflag #american #flag

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