Daily Archives: April 10th, 2017

Joss Stone

English soul singer-songwriter and actress Joss Stone was born on this date 11th April in 1987. She rose to fame in late 2003 with her multi-platinum debut album, The Soul Sessions, which made the 2004 Mercury Prize shortlist. Her second album, the equally multiplatinum Mind Body & Soul, topped the UK Albums Chart for one …

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Rogue One

The latest Science Fiction film in the Star Wars franchise, Rogue One Is also out on DVD on 10 April 2017. It features An Imperial technician named Galen Erso who leaves the evil Empire and goes AWOL with his family Jyn and Lyra to the the remote planet Lahmu. Sadly though the Empire eventually locate …

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Eddie Hazel (Parliament Funkadelic)

Eddie Hazel, the American guitarist (Parliament-Funkadelic, and The Parliaments) Was born 10 April 1950. Parliament Funkadelic were a collective of musicians formed in 1967 by George Clinton who pioneered late 1960s and early ’70s funk. The collective’s origins date back to the doo-wop group The Parliaments, which was formed in the late 1950s in Plainfield, …

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F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic novel The Great Gatsby was published April 10 1925. It is set during the summer of 1922 and features Nick Carraway, a Yale graduate and World War I veteran from the Midwest – who takes a job in New York as a bond salesman. He rents a small house on Long …

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Omar Sharif

Charismatic Hollywood Actor and renowned Bridge player Omar Sharif was born Michel Chalhoub 10 April 1932 in Alexandria, the son of well-to-do Lebanese-Syrian Christians, Claire (nee Saada) and Joseph Chalhoub, and educated at a private school and at Cairo University. He worked briefly in his father’s lumber business but went into acting when director offered …

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Stuart Sutcliffe (The Beatles)

The late great Stuart Sutcliffe, former singer and bassist with The Beatles, tragically died 10 April 1962. Born 23 June 1940 he met John Lennon at Art School joined John Lennon’s skiffle band, the Quarrymen in 1960 alongside Paul McCartney whoformed a close working relationship with Lennon. George Harrison joined in 1958 as lead guitarist, …

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Kev Brockschmidt, Illustrator

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