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ROSS SIMPSON

Ground Zero Cleanup To End May 30 - CBS News

              
                            

The last steel beam that was standing from one of the World Trade Centre towers leaves ground zero
The last steel beam that was standing from one of the World
Trade Centre towers is driven up West Street between rows
of New York City Fire and Police Department officers.
   

   

 Debra Burlingame: The 9/11 Memorial Museum Held Hostage | 9/11 ...  
In New York, a ceremony was held to officially mark the end
of the clean up from the World Trade Center terrorist attacks
on September 11, 2001.     

    
  

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CONCLUSION NEAR ON THIS DAY IN 1965

Jack Ely, Who Sang the Kingsmen's 'Louie Louie', Dies at 71 - The ...
The Kingsmen, from left, Don Gallucci, Jack Ely, Lynn Easton, Mike Mitchell and Bob Nordby. (Gino Rossi photo)

Based on outcry from parents who bought into what may have started as an
idle rumor, the
FBI launched a formal investigation in 1964 into the so-called
pornographic lyrics of the song “Louie, Louie.” The investigation finally
neared its conclusion on this day in 1965, when the FBI Laboratory declared 
the lyrics of “Louie, Louie” to officially unintelligible.  The tune would go
on to become one of the most –covered songs in rock-and-roll history.

 
Louie Louie" Singer Jack Ely Dies in Oregon at 71 | Hollywood Reporter
Jack Ely, the guitar player and lead singer for the Kingsmen, sang
the classic rock and roll song “Louie, Louie, ” died April 27, 2015
at age 71.
 

Louie Louie - Under Appreciated Rock Drummers


    



   

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LEGENDARY SINGER HAS DIED AT 87

Little Richard |

A Brief History of Little Richard Grappling With His Sexuality ...
Little Richard (Richard Wayne Penniman)
(December 5, 1932 – May 9, 2020)
 


(AP) –
Little Richard, the rock legend best known for the hits "Tutti Frutti"
and "Good Golly Miss Molly," has
died.

Pastor Bill Minson, a close friend of Little Richard’s, told The Associated
Press that Little Richard died Saturday morning. The musician’s son,
Danny Jones Penniman, also confirmed his death to
Rolling Stone and
said the cause of death was related to bone cancer.

Little Richard was nicknamed "The Innovator, The
Originator, and The Architect of Rock and Roll
".

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HE WAS KNOWN AS THE SINGING COWBOY


TV’s "The Gene Autry Show" premiered on CBS July 23, 1950 with
91 episodes aired. 


Pat Buttram (left) as Gene’s side kick "Pat".

SCVHistory.com | Obituaries | Gene Autry, American Entertainer ...
Orvon Grover "Gene" Autry

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HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

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BOHANNON

Columbine shooting's myths: Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold weren't ...

Silenced: A poem for the victims of the 1999 Columbine school ...

Columbine High School massacre - Wikipedia
Eric Harris (left) and Dylan Klebold (right), the perpetrators, recorded
on the high school’s surveillance cameras in the cafeteria, 8–11
minutes before their suicides.

Columbine High School Shooting: Victims & Killers - HISTORY

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