Daily Archives: January 6th, 2017

Epiphany

Epiphany (Theophany or Three Kings’ Day,) is a Christian feast day celebrated annually on 6 January. It celebrates the revelation of God in his Son as human in Jesus Christ. In Western Christianity, the feast commemorates the visit of the Magi to the Christ child, and thus Jesus’ physical manifestation to the Gentiles. Moreover, the …

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Gustave Dore

French artist, engraver, illustrator and sculptor Paul Gustave Doré was born January 6, 1832. He worked primarily with wood engraving and steel engraving. Doré was born in Strasbourg and his first illustrated story was published at the age of fifteen. His talent was evident even earlier, however. At age five he had been a prodigy …

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“For those about to rock…”

Malcolm Young, Scottish-born Australian guitarist and founding member of Rock Band AC/DC was born 6th January 1953. AC/DC were Formed in 1973 by Malcolm and his brother Angus Young, who have remained the sole constant members. The band are commonly classified as hard rock, they are considered pioneers of heavy metal and are sometimes classified …

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“Shine on you crazy diamond”.

Syd Barratt, The late, Great Singer, Guitarist and songwriter with Pink Floyd was born 6th January 1946. Pink Floyd were founded in 1965 and originally consisted of students Roger Waters, Nick Mason, Richard Wright, and Syd Barrett. They first became popular playing in London’s underground music scene in the late 1960s. Under Barrett’s leadership they …

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John De Lorean

Best known for producing the ill-fated Delorean DMC 12 Sports car, American Car Manufacturer John DeLorean was born 6 January 1925. Production of the iconic DeLorean DMC-12 sports car began in Dunmurry, Northern Ireland in 1981. The DeLorean DMC-12 was manufactured by the DeLorean Motor Company for the American market in 1981-82. Featuring gull-wing doors …

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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Fictional Detective Sherlock Holmes created by Scottish author and physician Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, was given the birthdate of January 6 1854. Holmes was a graduate of the University of Edinburgh Medical School. A London-based “consulting detective” whose abilities border on the fantastic, Holmes is known for his astute logical reasoning, his ability to adopt …

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