Tag: Celebrities

Whatever Happened to Ann Margret?

In November 2019  actress-singer Ann-Margret was presented with the first-ever Bob Hope Legacy Award for her many contributions to the USO and American servicemembers. She deserved it. In March 1966, Margret went to remote parts of  Vietnam with entertainers Chuck Day and Mickey Jones for her first USO tour. Not only in Vietnam, but they…

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Elvis Presley Movies Ranked

Every Elvis Presley Movie ranked (by box office success, IMDB, Ultimate Movie Ranking). Jailhouse Rock (1957) Loving You (1957) Love Me Tender (1956) King Creole (1958) Viva Las Vegas (1964) G.I. Blues (1960) Blue Hawaii (1961) Follow That Dream (1962) Flaming Star (1960) Girl Happy (1965) Roustabout (1964) Girls! Girls! Girls! (1962) Elvis: That’s the…

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Woodstock and The Hong Kong Flu

Next week is the 51st anniversary of Woodstock. David Falconnier, a McCollum High Classmate from the early 1970s reminded some of us on Facebook about a global Hong Kong Flu pandemic that took place in 1968 – 1969.  I started thinking about what was going on in those days and recalled the World’s Fair, Hemisfair…

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