DAILY SPOTLIGHT

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04-04-1932 Clive Davis – Born in Brooklyn, New York City, New York. He is an American record producer and music industry executive. Davis has won five Grammy Awards and is…

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2021
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2021

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04-03-1924 – 07-01-2004 Marlon Brando – Born in Omaha, Nebraska. He was an American actor, film director, and activist. Brando’s performance in Tennessee Williams’s A Streetcar Named Desire, made him…

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04-03-2016 Waylon Smithers, a character on the animated television series The Simpsons, comes out to his boss Mr. Burns, who rejects his advances. Other characters attempt to find a boyfriend…

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2021
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2021

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04-02-1914 – 08-05-2000   Sir Alec Guinness – Born in Maida Vale, London, England. He was an English actor. Guinness is known for his six collaborations with David Lean, including…

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04-02-2013 Bisbee, Arizona became the first city in the conservative southwestern state to allow civil unions between same-sex couples.

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2021
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2021

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04-01-1973   Rachel Maddow – Born in Castro Valley, California. She is the first openly gay American to win a Rhodes scholarship. An American television host, political commentator, and author,…

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04-01-1976 Apple Inc. – The company was founded on this day by Steve Jobs, Ronald Wayne and Steve Wozniak. CEO is Tim Cook. Apple has a long record of supporting…

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2021
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2021

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03-31-1990 – 04-18-2019   Lyra McKee – Born in Belfast, Northern Ireland. She was a journalist from Northern Ireland that wrote about the consequences of the Troubles (the conflict in…

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03-30-1964 Tracy Chapman Fast Car and Give Me One Reason, along with other singles. She is a multi-platinum and four-time Grammy Award-winning artist. Although Chapman has never discussed her sexual orientation,…

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2021
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2021

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03-30-1979 La Cage Aux Folles – USA film release date. This 1978 French-Italian comedy film was the first film adaptation of Jean Noiret’s 1973 play of the same name. It…

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