Nov 082018
 

Today in History for Oct. 18
Aiken Standard
Actor Wesley Jonathan is 40. Rhythm-and-blues singer-actor Ne-Yo is 39. Country singer Josh Gracin is 38. Country musician Jesse Littleton (Marshall Dyllon) is 37. Olympic gold medal skier Lindsey Vonn is 34. Jazz singer-musician Esperanza Spalding is …

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Oct 252018
 

Deadline

Spike Lee On Race, History & Hollywood: “F*** John Wayne…And …
Deadline
Spike Lee was in typically outspoken form on Monday evening when he delivered BAFTA's David Lean Lecture in London. The firebrand filmmaker discussed his work — showing clips from movies including Malcolm X and 25th Hour — and the current …

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Oct 122018
 

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

NET Notes: Series explores history behind Shakespeare's greatest plays
Grand Island Independent
Hosts Helen Hunt, F. Murray Abraham, Romola Garai, Brian Cox, Simon Russell Beale and Sir Antony Sher seamlessly weave their personal connections and passions with history, biography, iconic performances and new analysis to tell the stories behind …
Final season of 'Shakespeare' begins on PBSFort Wayne Journal Gazette



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Sep 042018
 

St. Louis Public Radio

East St. Louis festival on Sunday will celebrate city's history and Illinois bicentennial
St. Louis Public Radio
The East St. Louis Heritage Festival at the Jackie Joyner-Kersee Center will note the 200th anniversary of the state's first constitution, signed in Kaskaskia on Aug. 26, 1818. The festival also will celebrate remarkable East St. Louisans, like iconic

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Août 302018
 

Forbes

How To Make History Doing What You Love: A Music Exec Spills All
Forbes
Hamilton sat down with me to discuss how her journey went from managing rock bands in Ohio to producing a Grammy award-winning album for the first lady of country music: June Carter-Cash. With today being Women's Equality Day I thought it important to …

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Août 192018
 

UPROXX

An Oral History Of 'Scotty Doesn't Know' From 'EuroTrip' – Uproxx
UPROXX
We spoke to the filmmakers, musicians, and actors from 'EuroTrip' about the "Scotty Doesn't Know" song we all still love today.

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Août 182018
 

India Today

England vs India: Ben Stokes joins elite list, Sam Curran creates history
India Today
Bangladesh's Shakib Al Hasan took 37 Tests to score 2500 runs and take 100 wickets in Test cricket, while South Africa's Trevor Goddard and England's Grieg reached there in 40 matches. The recent success should help Stokes overcame the disappointment …
Old problems for India and Kohli's one-man showCricbuzz


India vs England, 1st Test: Ben Stokes joines elite list of all-rounders, Sam Curran breaks 88-year-old recordTimes Now

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Août 152018
 

India Today

England vs India: Ben Stokes joins elite list, Sam Curran creates history
India Today
Bangladesh's Shakib Al Hasan took 37 Tests to score 2500 runs and take 100 wickets in Test cricket, while South Africa's Trevor Goddard and England's Grieg reached there in 40 matches. The recent success should help Stokes overcame the disappointment …
India vs England, 1st Test: Ben Stokes joines elite list of all-rounders, Sam Curran breaks 88-year-old recordTimes Now



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Août 062018
 

The Source

Today In Hip Hop History: Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Release Their 'Art Of War' Album 22 Years Ago
The Source
Already not featuring fifth member Flesh-n-Bone, this album brought the tension between Ruthless Records, Bizzy Bone and the rest of the group to an all time high. With control of Ruthless passed down to Tomica Wright following her husband Eazy-E's …

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Août 022018
 

StarNewsOnline.com

HISTORY, July 6: From Wilmington to Wimbledon — Althea Gibson
StarNewsOnline.com
On July 6, 1957, Althea Gibson became the first black tennis player to win a Wimbledon singles title as she defeated fellow American Darlene Hard 6-3, 6-2. (Gibson lived in Wilmington as a teenager, perfecting her game with her mentor, Dr. Hubert Eaton
Today in historyThe Daily Times



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Août 012018
 

The Source

Today In Hip Hop History: Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Release Their 'Art Of War' Album 22 Years Ago
The Source
Already not featuring fifth member Flesh-n-Bone, this album brought the tension between Ruthless Records, Bizzy Bone and the rest of the group to an all time high. With control of Ruthless passed down to Tomica Wright following her husband Eazy-E's …

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Juil 312018
 

StarNewsOnline.com

HISTORY, July 6: From Wilmington to Wimbledon — Althea Gibson
StarNewsOnline.com
Queen Elizabeth presents the winners trophy to Althea Gibson, who won the women's title in the All England Lawn Tennis Championship at Wimbledon on this date in 1957. Gibson — a former resident of Wilmington — defeated Darlene Hard (left) 6-3, 6-2.
Today in historyThe Daily Times



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Juil 152018
 

BBC History Magazine (blog)

Monks behaving badly
BBC History Magazine (blog)
A local canon, Robert Palmer, was accused of carnal relations with a married woman, Margaret Bishop. Once accosted, Palmer admitted socialising with Margaret, but insisted that the moment he learned of her true intentions, rather than pursue a carnal …

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Juil 152018
 

BBC History Magazine (blog)

Monks behaving badly
BBC History Magazine (blog)
A local canon, Robert Palmer, was accused of carnal relations with a married woman, Margaret Bishop. Once accosted, Palmer admitted socialising with Margaret, but insisted that the moment he learned of her true intentions, rather than pursue a carnal …

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Juin 092018
 

Smithsonian

Even Today, Willie Mays Remains a Giant in Baseball History
Smithsonian
The most quickly-recalled memory of Willie Mays is of a catch, where the catch somehow was not the most impressive part of the play. With the score tied in Game 1 of the 1954 World Series, Mays, with his back to home plate and racing at full speed

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Juin 012018
 

State Of The U

Greatest Recruiting Classes In Miami History: 1999
State Of The U
Ken Dorsey: When you think of early 2000's Miami, the name that automatically comes to my mind is Dorsey. Growing up in that time period, you worshipped number 11. The winningest quarterback in the history of the program, Dorsey finished his career

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Mar 292018
 

Interview

Obvious History: Brittany Murphy was offered a job as a pole dancer
Interview
In collaboration with @velvetcoke, Obvious History is a weekly series which unearths forgotten moments in pop culture's past, where the famous and the fascinating collided. While researching for her role in Jonas Åkerlund's 2002 drug porn Spun, the

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Mar 012018
 

Today in History
Worcester Telegram
Rhythm-and-blues singer Rico Wade (Society of Soul) is 46. Olympic gold medal swimmer Jenny Thompson is 45. Rhythm-and-blues singer Kyle Norman (Jagged Edge) is 43. Actor Greg Rikaart is 41. Rock musician Chris Culos (O.A.R.) is 39. Rhythm-and-blues

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Fév 252018
 

The Herald

Black History Month helps tell story of great America
The Herald
Have you read about Paul Robeson? Have you read about Madam C.J. Walker? Have you read about Benjamin Banneker? Mary McLeod Bethune? Althea Gibson? All were great Americans. They helped weave the tapestry that the patriotic among us call “America.” As

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