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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…

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On April 10 Mandy Moore was born …

On April 10, 1984, singer and actress Amanda “Mandy” Moore was born. She first entered the public eye with her debut single, “Candy,” in 1999 when she was 15 years old. Her debut album, “So Real,” was soon released afterwards, eventually being certified platinum. Music video to 1999′s “Candy”: Aside from singing, Moore has ventured…

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On April 7 Billie Holiday was born …

On April 7, 1915, Billie Holiday (real name Eleanora Fagan) was born. Often credited for changing the art of singing in terms of pop vocals, Holiday was known for influencing the landscape of jazz with her unique vocal style, particularly her tempo. Nicknamed “Lady Day,” some of Holiday’s most signature hits include “Lady Sings the…