Bela Lugosi, Jerome Kern, Whitney Houston discussed on Scott Sloan


It introduced innovative visual techniques and realistic battle scenes, But it's been intensely controversial both then and now due to its positive depiction of the KKK and white supremacy. February. 9th 1964 the British invasion hits new heights in the U. S. Is the Beatles make their first appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show, drawing an audience of roughly 74 million viewers. February. 10th 1940 animated cat and mouse Team Tom and Jerry make their debut and pushed gets the boot. The duel would appear in over 160 theatrical shorts through 1967 from three different production houses, February 11 2012, singer and actor Whitney Houston passes from an accidental drowning, considered one of the greatest singers ever. She sold over 200 million records worldwide and started a handful of movies during her nearly four decades career. February. 14th 1931 Bela Lugosi stars as the title character in the first Sound adaptation of Dracula, based on the 18 97 novel by Bram Stoker. The film lunch the Universal Studios cycle of monster movies and help make the vampire and iconic cultural figure on that's the week in Hollywood history. On I Heart radio and now look back at this week in history on I Heart radio this week in 1915 as cap This founded the American Society of Composers, authors and publishers among the founding members of ASCAP, where the musical giants of the Time Irving Berlin, James Weldon Johnson, Jerome Kern and John Philip Sousa. In those days, songwriters made their living primarily from the fees earned through the sales of sheet music. This week in 1929, Sir Alexander Fleming discovers one of the greatest modern medicine developments by accident. Fleming was a young bacteriologist. Having left the plate of staphylococcus bacteria uncovered. Fleming notice that a mold that had fallen on the culture had killed many of the bacteria. He identified them oldest Penicillium know Todd, um, similar to the kind found on bread. On February, 14th 1929 Fleming introduced his mold byproduct called penicillin to cure bacterial infections. This week.

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