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FORMER ROCK GROUP LEADER–DEAD AT 81

Spencer Davis Dies of Pneumonia at 81

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Spencer Davis (Spencer David Nelson Davies
(July 17, 1939 – October 19, 2020)
 

LONDON (AP) — Spencer Davis, a British guitarist
and bandleader whose eponymous rock group had
1960s hits including “Gimme Some Lovin’” and
“I’m a Man,” has died.

Davis’ agent, Bob Birk, said Tuesday that he died
in a hospital while being treated for pneumonia,
not giving a location, but British media reported
that Davis lived in California.

Born in Swansea, Wales, Davis began working 
as a musician while he was a student at the 
University of Birmingham.

Spencer Davis, RIP

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FILM STAR OF THE 40’s AND 50’s HAS DIED

Rhonda Fleming - Wikipedia


LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress Rhonda Fleming, the fiery redhead
who appeared with Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Charlton Heston, Ronald Reagan and other film stars of the 1940s and 1950s, has
died. She was 97. Her assistant Carla Sapon told The Associated
Press, Fleming died Wednesday in Santa Monica, California.

Rhonda Fleming (Movie Actress) - Bio, Birthday, Family, Age & Born
Rhonda Fleming (Marilyn Louis)
(August 10, 1923 – October 14, 2020)

Rhonda Fleming - Top 30 Highest Rated Movies - YouTube

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HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

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FAMOUS RESCUE WAS ON THIS DAY IN 1987

Jessica McClure Rescue (CBS) 10-16-87 - YouTube

18-month-old Jessica McClure rescued from well on Oct 16 1987

On October 16, 1987, in an event that had viewers
around the world glued to their televisions, 18-
month-old Jessica McClure is rescued after being
trapped for 58 hours in an abandoned water well
she had fallen into in Midland,
Texas.

Today, Jessica (34) lives a quiet life in Midland,
Texas, where people still sometimes call her
“Baby Jessica.” Her husband, Danny and their
two children, Simon, and Sheyenne (below). She
had to undergo 15 surgeries after her rescue.

 

Baby Jessica opens up about her famous 1987 well rescue, her lost £1million trust and her hands-off style of parenting

RetroNewsNow on Twitter: "'Jessica McClure is up. She's alive. What a fighter' — Dan Rather (October 16, 1987) https://t.co/xD4b9LGNPS"

  25th Anniversary of the Rescue of Baby Jessica Picture | Baby Jessica 25th Anniversary of Rescue - ABC News
Today, the well is still there, in the backyard of another Midland
family. But it is safe now, capped and sealed in loving memory
of Jessica.

 

 

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I Love Lucy
is television
sitcom that originally aired on CBS from October 15, 1951, to May 6, 1957, with a total of 180 half-hour
episodes spanning six seasons (including the “lost” original
pilot and Christmas episode). The show starred
Lucille Ball,
(left) her then real-life husband
Desi Arnaz (right), with Vivian
Vance and William Frawley.

Watch I Love Lucy on the big screen when these 5 episodes come to theaters this summer

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