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November 20th – Bo Diddley appears on TV – “Hey Bo Diddley!”

In 1955 the legendary #BoDiddley, who influenced all the great rock and pop names of the 50′s and 60′s appeared on TV for the first time #singing;#feelgood Hey Bo Diddley Bo Diddley done had a farm, On that farm he

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November 19th – Lincoln delivers Gettysburg address – “Abraham, Martin and John”

In 1863, Abraham #Lincoln delivered the #GettysburgAddress, expounding the principles of human equality.  Here is a #MarvinGaye song that mentions him #singing;#feelgood Abraham, Martin and John Has anyone here seen my old friend Abraham? Can you tell me whe he’s

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November 18th – Billy Joel has first No. 1 album – “My life”

In 1978, #BillyJoel had his first No. 1 album with #52ndStreet.  Here’s my favourite one from that disc #MyLife #singing;#feelgood My Life Got a call from an old friend We used to be real close Said he couldn’t go on

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November 17th – First Elizabethan age begins – “Don’t stop me now”

In 1558, #QueenElizabeth 1st came to the throne.  Here is a song by #Queen, Don’t stop me now, because of the drive she bought to #England at that time #singing;#feelgood Don’t stop me now Tonight I’m gonna have myself a

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November 16th – Sound of Music premieres – “Do, re, mi”

In 1959, the #SoundOfMusic premiered on #Broadway.  So Lets start at the very beginning with Doe a deer#singing;#feelgood Do, re, mi Let’s start at the very beginning A very good place to start When you read you begin with A

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November 15th – Elvis’ movie debut – “Love me tender”

In 1956, #Elvis made his movie debut with Love me Tender #singing;#feelgood Love me tender Love me tender, love me sweet, never let me go. You have made my life complete, and I love you so.Love me tender, love me

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November 14th – Moby Dick published – “Men of Harlech!”

In 1851, #MobyDick by Herman Melville was published.  It is a novel about a #whale – and here is a song from #Wales ! #singing;#feelgood Men of Harlech Wele goelcerth wen yn fflamio A thafodau tân yn bloeddio Ar i’r

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