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Collage of Pink Floyd's album The Wall
Keith Chaffee, November 30, 2018

Pink Floyd's concept album/rock opera The Wall was released on November 30, 1979. It was an enormous success; it spent 15 weeks at #1 on the Billboard charts, and it was the best-selling album of 1980.


Kings playing hockey, 1964
Keith Chaffee, November 26, 2018

The National Hockey League was formed on November 26, 1917. The "National" was originally a reference to Canada, where the first organized hockey leagues were created in the 1880s.


Spanish composer Manuel de Falla
Keith Chaffee, November 23, 2018

Manuel de Falla was born on November 23, 1876. Falla was one of the most important Spanish composers of the early 20th century. His music was strongly influenced by flamenco and other music of Andalusia, the region of southern Spain where Falla was born.


Graphic collage of Abraham Lincoln and his written copy of the Gettysburg Address
Keith Chaffee, November 19, 2018

On November 19, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln delivered a brief speech at the dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The Gettysburg Address has become one of the best-known speeches in American history.


rice crispy turkey leg and apple
Lauren Kratz, November 17, 2018

Do you want to build your children’s confidence, basic life skills, and encourage them to be a little less picky when trying new foods? Have your children join you in the kitchen!


Singer/songwriter Gordon Lighfoot with his guitar
Keith Chaffee, November 16, 2018

Gordon Lightfoot was born on November 17, 1938. Lightfoot is a Canadian singer/songwriter whose songs have been recorded by dozens of artists, and who is best known for a string of hit records in the 1970s.


Graphic illustration of the great white whale, Moby Dick
Keith Chaffee, November 11, 2018

On November 14, 1851, Herman Melville's novel Moby Dick was first published in the United States.


U. S. participants facing off in opening of chess tourney, Samuel Reshevsky and Robert J. (Bobby) Fischer. July 16, 1966.
Keith Chaffee, November 05, 2018

On November 9, the World Chess Championship match begins in London. Magnus Carlsen, the reigning champion since 2013, will defend his title against Fabiano Caruana in a 12-game match.


Keith Emerson at his keyboard in concert at Nearfest 2006
Keith Chaffee, November 02, 2018

Keith Emerson was born on November 2, 1944. Emerson was a composer and keyboard player who was, as a member of several different bands, a major figure in the progressive rock movement of the late 1960s and 1970s.


Charlize Theron in Atomic Blonde
Sheryn Morris, November 01, 2018

The TV serialization of two novels, Sharp Objects and Big Little Lies, has brought attention to a new crop of novels. They are edgy, psychological, thriller, suspense stories with distinct characteristics.


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