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November 1st – Sistine Chapel ceiling seen for first time – “If a picture paints a thousand words”

In 1512, #Michelangelo revealed his fabulous paintings in the #SistineChapel. 450 years later #Bread sang about the power of images  #singing;#feelgood If a picture paints a thousand words If a picture paints a thousand words Then why can’t I paint

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October 31st – Adventures of Sherlock Holmes published – “Hound Dog”

In 1892, The Adventures of #SherlockHolmes was published.  As a homage to the most famous story here is #Elvis with Hound Dog (of the Baskervilles).  #singing;#feelgood Hound Dog You ain’t nothin’ but a hound dog cryin’ all the time. You

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October 30th – Orson Welles scares nation – “War of the Worlds”

In 1938, #OrsonWelles terrified America with a radio broadcast of #WarOfTheWorlds.  Here is some music from the #JeffWayne musical – you can’t sing the words, but you can hum the tune!.  #singing;#feelgood The Eve Of The War Journalist: No one

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October 29th – Sir Walter Raleigh executed – “Food Glorious Food”

In 1618, #SirWalterRaleigh, the discoverer of the potato was executed.  Here is a song to celebrate that wonderful foodstuff.  #singing;#feelgood Food Glorious Food Is it worth the waiting for, If we live till eighty-four All we ever get is gruel,

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October 28th – Statue of Liberty dedicated – “Feelin’ Groovy”

In 1886, the #StatueOfLiberty was dedicated.  Here is a song from #SimonAndGarfunkel set in #NewYork.  #singing;#feelgood 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin’ Groovy) Slow down, you move too fast. You got to make the morning last. Just kicking down the cobble

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October 27th – Jesus Christ Superstar opens – “Superstar”

In 1970, the premiere of one of the greatest rock operas ever, #JesusChristSuperstar by #AndrewLloydWebber and #TimRice took place .  #singing;#feelgood Superstar Every time I look at you I don’t understand Why you let the things you did get so

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October 26th – Whitney Houston – “Saving all my love for you”

In 1985, #WhitneyHouston had her first No.1. hit with Saving all my love for you.  #singing;#feelgood Saving all my love for you A few stolen moments is all that we share You’ve got your family, and they need you there

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