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On July 23 Amy Winehouse passed away…

On July 23, 2011 Amy Winehouse passed away due to alcohol poisoning. Known for her deep soulful vocals, Winehouse was often a symbol of rebellious youth, from excessive drug and alcohol use, as well as being a fixture in the tabloids for her daily exploits (e.g. punching a fan in the face in 2006 for…

Lindsay Lohan's July 20, 2010 mugshot 
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department

On June 20 Lindsay Lohan goes to jail…

On July 20, 2010 Lindsay Lohan goes to jail after being found guilty of violating her probation. A California judge sentenced her to 90 days in jail, followed by 90 days of inpatient rehab treatment for violating her probation steaming from a 2007 drunk driving arrest by missing various alcohol education classes. Lindsay Lohan sentenced…

"Clueless"
Paramount Pictures

On July 19 “Clueless” was released…

On July 7, 1995 the coming-of-age comedy “Clueless” was released. The film, a modern retelling of Jane Austen’s “Emma,” starred Alicia Silverstone, Stacey Dash, Paul Rudd, Brittany Murphy, and was directed by Amy Heckerling. The film follows Cher Horowitz (played by Silverstone), deemed the prettiest and most popular girl of the school she attends in…

"SexyBack" - Justin Timberlake
Jive Records

On July 18 Justin Timberlake released “SexyBack”…

On July 18, 2006 Justin Timberlake released “SexyBack” from his 2006 ablum, “FutureSex/LoveSountds.” The song, while receiving mixed reviews, was commercially successful for Timeberlake. It became his first number-one single as a solo artist, staying seven weeks at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Throughout its release, “SexyBack” was certified triple platinum, and…

Billie Holiday with her dog Mister in New York City on June 1946
United States Library of Congress's Music Division

On July 17 Billie Holiday passed away…

On July 17, 1959 Billie Holiday died in New York at the age of 44 from liver complications leading to heart failure and pulmonary edema (fluid in the lungs). The liver complications were caused by years of alcohol abuse. At the time of her being admitted into a New York hospital, Holiday was arrested for…

The Sanderson Sisters in "Hocus Pocus"
Walt Disney Pictures

On July 16 “Hocus Pocus” was released…

On July 16, 1993 the Disney horror-comedy film “Hocus Pocus” was released. The movie tells the story of three sisters (The Sanderson Sisters) who are put to death in Salem, Massachusetts during the 1600s, and who are then accidentally raised from the dead 300 years later. Once brought back from the dead, their mission is…