Monthly Archives: June, 2014

Peter Paul Rubens

Flemish painter Peter Paul Rubens was born 28th June 1577. Rubens was a major seventeenth century artist And was a proponent of extravagant Baroque style that emphasised movement, colour, and sensuality, who was known for his Counter Reformation altarpieces, portraits, landscapes, and history paintingso mythological and allegorial sujects.In addition to running a lare studio in …

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Charlie Clouser (Nine Inch Nails)

American singer-songwriter, composer, and record producer Charlie Clouser was born 28th June 1963. He is an American keyboardist, composer, record producer, and remixer and was a member of the industrial rock band Nine Inch Nails from 1994–2000, and is a composer for film and television. Clouser was nominated for two Grammy Awards for Best Metal …

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Clint Boon (Inspiral Carpets)

English musician and D.J.Clint Boon was born 28th June 1959 , He originally rose to notability as the keyboards player (and sometimes vocalist) with alternative rock band Inspiral Carpets who were formed by Graham Lambert and Stephen Holt in 1983. The band is named after a clothing shop on their Oldham estate. Their sound is …

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Mark Stroemer

MArk Stoemer, the bass player with The Killers was born 28 June 1977. The killers were formed in 2001, by Brandon Flowers (lead vocals, keyboards) and Dave Keuning (guitar, backing vocals). Mark Stoermer (bass, backing vocals) and Ronnie Vannucci Jr. (drums, percussion) completed the current line-up of the band in 2002. The name The Killers …

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Bridgnorth Carnival 2014

This years Bridgnorth Carnival takes place From 12:00 Midday on Saturday 28 June, starting with a Procession of Floats, which made their way down Wenlock Road, Salop Street, Whitburn Street, High Street, West Castle Street, New Road, Underhill Street, Bridge Street and Mill Street and on to Severn Park At Severn park there were various …

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Severn Valley Railway 1940’s Weekend

Having been many times in the past I would like to go to This year’s Severn Valley Railway 1940′s weekend, which takes place on the weekends of June – 28 June 29th and July 5 – July 6 2014. As always there will be an intensive service of evacuation trains moving troops and their families …

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Glastonbury 2014 Friday Line-up

This years Glastonbury Festival kicked off 1:00pm on Friday 27 June at Worthy Farm, Pilton, near Glastonbury. It rained earlier on but it is dry at the moment *rolls eyes*. Again there is an eclectic line-up with something that will appeal to most people throughout the weekend, including a Circus tent, although the inclusion of …

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Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day (formerly Veterans’ Day) in the United Kingdom is an annual event celebrated in late June to commemorate the service of men and women in the British Armed Forces. Veterans’ Day was first observed in 2006. Although an official event, it is not a public holiday in the UK. The name was changed …

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John Entwistle (the Who)

The Late great John Entwistle, English singer-songwriter, musician, and producer and bass Player with The Who, sadly passed away 27 June 2002. Formed in 1964 by Roger Daltrey (lead vocals, harmonica and guitar), Pete Townshend, John Entwistle (bass guitar, brass and vocals) and Keith Moon (drums and percussion). The Who became known for energetic live …

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Helen Keller Day

Helen Keller Day, is held yearly on 27 June to commemorate inspiring deafblind American author, political activist, and lecturer Helen Adams Keller, who was born June 27, 1880 and overcame her disability and made a huge impact onthe quality of life of deafblind people the world over. The story of how Keller’s teacher, Anne Sullivan, …

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