DAILY SPOTLIGHT

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09-19-1934 Brian Epstein – Born in Liverpool, Lancashire, England. He was an English music entrepreneur, best known for managing the Beatles. Epstein first discovered the Beatles in November 1961, during…

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2020

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09-18-1905 – 04-15-1990 Greta Garbo – Born in Stockholm, Sweden. She was a Swedish film actress and an international star. Garbo was nominated three times for the Academy Award for…

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09-18-1987 The film Maurice is release in the US. Based on a novel by E. M. Forster, it’s directed by James Ivory and stars James Wilby, Rupert Graves, and Hugh…

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Sep 18
2020
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2020

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09-17-1730 – 11-28-1794 Baron Friedrich von Steuben – Born in Magdeburg, Duchy of Magdeburg. He was a Prussian-born American military officer that served as Inspector General and Major General under…

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09-17-1964 – 03-25-1972 Bewitched – An American television sitcom series that ran for eight seasons. It starred Elizabeth Montgomery, Dick York (1964-1969), and Agnes Moorhead. Dick York was replaced by…

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Sep 17
2020
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2020

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09-16-1887 – 10-22-1979 Nadia Boulanger – Born in France, place unknown. She was a French composer, conductor, and teacher. She is known for having taught many of the leading composers…

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09-15-1924 – 03-21-2005   Bobby Short – Born in Danville, Illinois. Two of his classmates were Dick Van Dyke and Donald O’Connor. He left home at the age of eleven…

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Sep 15
2020
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2020

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09-14-1983 – 07-23-2011 Amy Winehouse – She was an English singer and songwriter. At the 2008 Grammy Awards, she became the first British female to win five Grammys, including Best…

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09-13-1948 – 01-23-2003 Nell Carter – Born in Birmingham, Alabama. She was an American singer and actress. She won a Tony award for her performance in the Broadway musical Ain’t…

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Sep 13
2020
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2020

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09-12-1885- 11-04-1976 Edith Shackleton Heald – Born in Manchester, England. She was a bisexual British journalist and the last mistress of the poet W.B. Yeats, from 1937 until his death…

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