Selena
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On April 16 Selena was born …

On April 16, 1971, Grammy-award winning Selena Quintanilla-Perez, better known as simply Selena, was born. Selena was often called “The Queen of Tejano music,” and throughout the 90s she achieved 14 top-ten singles in the Billboard Latin charts, and was labeled by Billboard as the “top Latin artist of the 90s.” Some of her most…

"Nasty" - Janet Jackson 
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On April 15 Janet Jackson released “Nasty” …

On April 15, 1986, Janet Jackson released the single “Nasty” from her album, “Control.” The single has been one of Janet Jackson’s most signature songs, particularly due to the line, “My first name ain’t baby, it’s Janet – Miss Jackson if you’re nasty,” which has been cemented in pop culture as a catchphrase. It was…

Sarah Michelle Gellar
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On April 14 Sarah Michelle Gellar was born …

On April 14, 1977, Sarah Michelle Gellar was born. Sarah Michelle Gellar is best known for playing the title character, Buffy Summers, on “Buffy The Vampire Slayer.” “Buffy The Vampire Slayer” lasted seven seasons, and gained Gellar recognition for playing a strong female character, as well as bringing the character of Buffy Summers into the…

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On April 13 Thomas Jefferson was born …

On April 13, 1745, former President of the United States and Founding Father, Thomas Jefferson was born. Besides being the third president of the United States, as well as a Founding Father, he is best known as being the principle author of the Declaration of Independence in 1776. Before becoming the United States President, he…