The silent movie, based on Edgar Rice Burroughs' novel, was the first in a long line of Tarzan productions. Olympic champion swimmer Johnny Weissmuller starred in 11 Tarzan movies from to and contributed Tarzan's signature yodel to the TV show, which ran from to The character was also featured in a radio show starting in and in a long-running comic strip.
Founded by Abe Saperstein as a spin-off from the great Harlem Renaissance team, the Globetrotters quickly became fan favorites around the world. The Beale Streeters with Johnny Ace. His grainy vocal style is a mixture of gospel and blues, and he had considerable influence on singers as diverse as Rod Stewart and Al Green. But white audiences didn't begin to buy his records until he recorded his "California Album" and "Dreamin'" in the early '70s. They proved to be the most popular LPs of his career.
I knew most of his songs by heart. King also shared the stage. All four members of the group were students at St. Michael's Cathedral Choir School in Toronto. They were discovered in by Mercury Records while they were singing in Cleveland under the name of the Canadaires. They became the Crew-Cuts after the popular hair style of the time. One of the first white groups to record rock 'n' roll versions of black rhythm-and-blues hits, the Crew Cuts are best known for their million-seller "Sh-Boom.
He was the majority owner of the LA Lakers NBA championship team, winning 10 titles that were highlighted by the team's Showtime era during the s. Buss also owned other professional sports franchises in Southern California.
Donahue became a popular male sex symbol of the s and s. Since the early 's, Lester has served as a professor at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. The targets were naval bases and docks at Wilhelmshaven and factories in Emden in northwest Germany. The Americans lost three planes on the mission, two Liberators and one Flying Fortress.
Of 64 planes participating in the raid, 53 reached their targets. The German loss was 22 fighter airplanes and 3 bombers. The B Flying Fortresses, capable of sustaining heavy damage while continuing to fly, and the B Liberators, long-range bombers, became famous for precision bombing raids.
The premier example was the raid on Wilhelmshaven, commanded by Brig. The 8th Air Force was amazingly effective and accurate in bombing warehouses and factories in this first air attack against the Axis power. The bombing continued for hours. The suffering of the people of Leningrad during the day siege was one of the greatest tragedies of World War II.
The siege finally ended on January 27, He won the World Series in each year from , the only manager to do so in Major League history. He took the Yankees to the World Series every year but and during his tenure that ended after the Series. It's a school for blacks run by the Seventh Day Adventist Church. Little Richard explains while flying over the Philippines on tour, the wing on his plane caught fire and his prayers that the flames go out were answered.
As a result, he says he's giving up rock and roll so he can serve God. Price was the seventh black singer to make a debut at the Met, the first was Marian Anderson in In her statement, she acknowledged that many think that "No woman should ever dare to aspire to the White House - and that this is a man's world and should be kept that way.
After the disaster, the mission was officially designated Apollo 1. The Apollo program was designed to land humans on the Moon and bring them safely back to Earth. Six of the missions Apollo 11, 12, 14, 15, 16, and 17 achieved this goal. Apollo 7 and 9 were Earth orbiting missions to test the Command and Lunar Modules, and did not return lunar data. Apollo 8 and 10 tested various components while orbiting the Moon, and returned photography of the lunar surface.
Apollo 13 did not land on the Moon due to a malfunction, but also returned photographs. The six missions that landed on the Moon returned a wealth of scientific data and almost kilograms of lunar samples.
Experiments included soil mechanics, meteoroids, seismic, heat flow, lunar ranging, magnetic fields, and solar wind experiments. Specialist Fourth Class, U. Tri Tam, Republic of Vietnam, 27 January For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty.
He left his position of relative safety with his platoon which had not yet been committed to the battle to answer the calls for medical aid from the wounded men of another platoon which was heavily engaged with the enemy force. Dashing across meters of open area through a withering hail of enemy fire and exploding grenades, he administered lifesaving treatment to 1 individual and continued to expose himself to the deadly enemy fire as he moved to treat each of the other wounded men and to offer them encouragement.
Realizing that the wounds of 1 man required immediate attention, Sp4c. Evans dragged the injured soldier back across the dangerous fire-swept area, to a secure position from which he could be further evacuated. Miraculously escaping the enemy fusillade, Sp4c. Evans returned to the forward location. As he continued the treatment of the wounded, he was struck by fragments from an enemy grenade.
Despite his serious and painful injury he succeeded in evacuating another wounded comrade, rejoined his platoon as it was committed to battle and was soon treating other wounded soldiers. As he evacuated another wounded man across the fire covered field, he was severely wounded. Continuing to refuse medical attention and ignoring advice to remain behind, he managed with his waning strength to move yet another wounded comrade across the dangerous open area to safety. Disregarding his painful wounds and seriously weakened from profuse bleeding, he continued his lifesaving medical aid and was killed while treating another wounded comrade.
The snow paralyzed the city and suburbs for days, and business losses were enormous - The United States, United Kingdom, and Soviet Union signed the Outer Space Treaty in Washington, DC, banning deployment of nuclear weapons in space, and limiting use of the Moon and other celestial bodies to peaceful purposes. It hit 1 on March 16, , staying at the top for a month. He sang duet with Carla Thomas and charted 11 hits. The crash also killed four members of the Bar-Kays. The Beatles were paid the same amount to perform at the Hollywood Bowl a few years prior.
The stamps were printed by rotary press, 70 stamps to the pane.