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COVERED BY LIFE ON THIS DAY IN 1952

LIFE Magazine May 26

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ONE OF THE GREAT SHOWS FROM TV’S PAST!

The January 2, 1960, issue of TV Guide unleashes the original CBS
“Gunsmoke” cast unguarded backstage. Left to right are James
Arness [Marshal Matt Dillon], Amanda Blake [Miss Kitty Russell],
Dennis Weaver [trusty sidekick Chester Goode], and Milburn
Stone [Doc Adams].

Gunsmoke, was TV’s longest running prime time, live action
dramatic series for decades.The television series ran for 20
seasons from 1955 to 1975, and lasted for 635 episodes.

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MULTI-BILLIONAIRE DIED ON THIS DAY IN 1976

The Madness & Brilliance of Howard Hughes - Biographies by Biographics  Howard Hughes | Biography & Facts | Britannica

The Spruce Goose flew its one legendary flight in Long Beach 70 ...
The Spruce Goose, the first aircraft with a wingspan in excess of 300 feet, the largest flying boat ever built, made its one and only flight on
November 2, 1947, in Long Beach, California. It was designed and constructed by Howard Hughes and his Aircraft Company.

            

Who is Howard Hughes and what did he have to do with DIRECTV ...
Howard Robard Hughes Jr.(December 24, 1905 – April 5, 1976)


Howard Hughes, one of the richest men to emerge from the American West during the 20th century, died while being flown from Acapulco
to Houston,Texas.

                              Howard Hughes: The Las Vegas Years the Women, the Mormons, the ...

The Secret World of Howard Hughes | Maclean's | FEBRUARY 4, 1985

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FIRST TROOPS TO VIETNAM ON THIS DAY IN 1965

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A U.S. Marine Corps Hawk air defense missile battalion is deployed to Da
Nang. President Johnson (below) had ordered this deployment to provide protection for the key U.S. airbase there.

This was the first commitment of American combat troops in South Vietnam
and there was considerable reaction around the world to the new stage of
U.S. involvement in the war.

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Lyndon Baines Johnson (August 27, 1908 – January 22, 1973)

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Hawk missile launchers at Da Nang Airfield in 1965.

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ACTRESS IS 69 YEARS YOUNG TODAY

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Kirstie Louise Alley

Comic actress Kristie Alley is best known as Rebecca Howe from the
NBC television show Cheers (1983-1993). She originally came to Los
Angeles  to work as an interior designer, before appearing as a game
contestant on Match Game.

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