Britney Spears, Madonna, and Christina Aguilera during the 2003 MTV Video Music Awards
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On August 28 Madonna performed her iconic MTV VMA performance of “Like A Virgin” alongside Christina Aguilera and Britney Spears…

August 28, 2003 Madonna performed a rendition of “Like A Virgin” with Christina Aguilera and Britney Spears during the 2003 MTV Video Music Awards, kissing them both, making it one, if not, the most iconic VMA performance of all time. During the infamous performance, both Christina Aguilera and Britney Spears were dressed as brides (referencing…

Shakira in her "Whenever, Wherever" music video
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On August 27 Shakira released her English-debut single, “Whenever, Wherever”…

On August 27, 2001 Latin superstar Shakira released her English-debut single, “Whenever, Wherever,” from her third studio and English-language debut album, “Laundry Service.” The single, which Shakira helped write, emphasizes how fate has lead her to find her significant other. Like many of Shakira’s music, it heavily features distinct South American elements, with Shakira incorporating…

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On August 26 “7th Heaven” premiered…

On August 26, 1996, “7th Heaven” premiered on The WB (now The CW). The series, which lasted 11 seasons, told the story of the Camdens, a Protestant minister’s family living in the fictional town of Glen Oak, California. The series often tackled moral issues that included but not limited to  bullying, racism, sexual harassment, and…

Tim Burton
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On August 25 director Tim Burton was born…

On August 25, 1958 Tim Burton was born. The director and producer is best known for his theatrical work that include elements of goth, horror, as well as fantasy. Some of his most notable films include but not limited to: “Beetlejuice,” “Edward Scissorhands,” “The Nightmare Before Christmas,” “Batman” and its sequel “Batman Returns,” “Sleepy Hollow,”…

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On August 24 Christina Aguilera released her debut album…

On August 24, 1999 Christina Aguilera released her self-titled debut album, “Christina Aguilera.” Following the success of her recording the title track for the Disney film “Mulan,” “Reflection,” Aguilera, alongside RCA Records, began work on her debut album. Upon its release, having achieved momentum with the number-one hit single, “Genie in a Bottle,” Aguilera’s album…

Kobe Bryant
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On August 23 Kobe Bryant was born…

On August 23, 1978 Kobe Bryant was born. The NBA player, who entered the league straight out of high school, is best known for his basketball career with the Los Angeles Lakers spanning 18 years. Throughout his career, he has won five NBA championships, is a four-time All-Star MVP Award recipient, a two-time Olympic gold…

Kim Cattrall
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On August 21 Kim Cattrall was born…

On August 21, 1956 Kim Cattrall was born. Even though she has had an extensive film and television career, debuting in 1975 and 1977, respectively, Cattrall is best known for playing the role of Samantha Jones on the acclaimed television series “Sex and the City,” based on the book of the same name by Candace…

Bill Clinton
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On August 19 Bill Clinton was born…

On August 19, 1946 Bill Clinton was born. He was the 42nd president of the United States, whose presidency dominated the 90s. He was the second president to be impeached (due to the Monica Lewinsky scandal), as well as oversaw the country’s longest peacetime economic expansion. Here are some 10 Fun Facts regarding Clinton: ”…