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Walt Disney, December 5th

Emily Murphy, Editor

December 7, 2017

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Walt Disney was born on December 5th, 1901 in Chicago, IL. He and his brother ray Disney founded The Walt Disney Company, which was responsible for creating many iconic characters. His most famous creation is Mickey Mouse. Walt...

Today in History- Dec 4th

Emily Murphy, Editor

December 7, 2017

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Although the Insta Burger King franchise was established prior to this date, the first restaurant opened under the current name "Burger King" was established on December 4th, 1954 in Miami, Florida. The establishment was opened...

Woody Allen, December 1st

Emily Murphy, Editor

December 7, 2017

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Known for his unique approach to his projects, Woody Allen is a famous director and writer. He was born in the Bronx, New York on December 1st, 1935. Some of his most famous films are Manhattan, Annie Hall, and Hannah and Her...

John Adams, October 30th

Emily Murphy, Editor

November 2, 2017

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John Adams, one of the Founding Fathers, was born on October 30th, 1735 in Braintree, MA. He was initially a lawyer, and became popular to the public after he vocalized his opposition to The Stamp Act in 1765. He became the...

Theodore Roosevelt, October 27th

Emily Murphy, Editor

October 26, 2017

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Theodore Roosevelt was born on October 27th, 1858 in New York City, NY. He was the 26th president of the United states and was a heavy contributor toward the Progressive movement, which was an effort to cure many of the ills of American ...

Hillary Clinton, October 26th

Emily Murphy, Editor

October 25, 2017

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Born on October 26th, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois, Hillary Clinton is a former First Lady of the United States (1993 to 2001) as well as 67th U.S. Secretary of State under President Barack Obama (2009 to 2013). In addition, she...

Pablo Picasso, October 25th

Emily Murphy, Editor

October 25, 2017

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Pablo Picasso was born on October 25th, 1881 in Malaga, Spain. He was a painter and sculptor in the 20th century who has several impacts on the art culture, some being co-inventing new styles of art such as constructed sculpture,...

Drake, October 24th

Emily Murphy, Editor

October 25, 2017

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Drake, born on October 24th, 1986 in Toronto, Canada, is a famous rapper who gained immense fame after his platinum-reaching album "Thank Me Later" was released in 2010. He also received a Grammy award for his second album, "Take...

Ryan Reynolds, October 23rd

Emily Murphy, Editor

October 23, 2017

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Ryan Reynolds, born on October 23rd, 1976 in Vancouver, Canada, is best known for his roles as main character in the movies Green Lantern and Deadpool. He also had roles in the movies The Proposal and Safe House.

Tom Petty, October 20th

Emily Murphy, Editor

October 23, 2017

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Tom Petty was born on October 20th, 1950 in Gainesville, Florida. He was known as the frontman for the group Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, a rock group that sold over sixty million records. Their hit tracks include "Free Fallin'...

Michael Gambon, October 19th.

Emily Murphy, Editor

October 23, 2017

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Michael Gambon, born on October 19th, 1940, in Dublin, Ireland is well known for his role as Albus Dumbledore on the globally famous book/movie franchise Harry Potter. Although that was his hit role, he gained recognition after...

Zac Efron, October 18th

Emily Murphy, Editor

October 23, 2017

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Famous actor Zac Efron was born on October 18th, 1987 in San Luis Obispo, CA. After starring in the hit movie High School Musical as Troy Bolton, he rose to fame and received a Bravo Otto Award in 2010 for Best Male Actor. He...

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