Babe Ruth in 1918 during his time with the Boston Red Sox
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On February 6 Babe Ruth was born…

On February 6, 1895 legendary baseball player Babe Ruth was born. Ruth is often considered one, if not, the greatest Major League Baseball player of all time. He played 22 seasons as a baseball outfielder and pitcher, beginning his career for the Boston Red Sox, and later achieving greater fame during his time as part…

Fleetwood Mac - "Rumours" Warner Brothers

On February 4 Fleetwood Mac released “Rumours”…

On February 4, 1977 Fleetwood Mac released one of the most successful albums of all time, “Rumours.” The album sold over 45 million copies worldwide (being certified diamond in various countries) and won the Grammy Award for Album of the Year in 1978. The album spawned many hit singles, including the number-one hit “Dreams.” Fleetwood…

Chance, Shadow, and Sassy 
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On February 3 “Homeward Bound” was released…

On February 3, 1993 “Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey” was released. “Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey” (released by Walt Disney Pictures) is an American remake of the 1963 film “The Incredible Journey”. Both films were based on the best-selling novel “The Incredible Journey,” written by Shelia Burnford. A sequel was later released in 1996 called…

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On February 2 Shakira was born…

On February 2, 1977 Shakira Isabel Mebarak Ripoll, better known as Shakira, was born. The Colombian and Lebanese singer has had a career spanning 25 years, incorporating both Latin and Arabic influences in her music — as seen through her well-known belly dancing. “Ojos Asi” by Shakira, released in 1999 — becoming one of her…

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On January 29 Oprah was born…

On January 29, 1954 Oprah Gail Winfrey, better known as simply Oprah, was born. Oprah is a talk show host, actress, producer, as well as a philanthropist. She is best known for her award-winning talk show, “The Oprah Winfrey Show,” which was the highest rated talk show of its kind in history. Since 2000, she’s…

"My Cherie Amour" by Stevie Wonder Motown Records

On January 28 Stevie Wonder released “My Cherie Amour”…

On January 28, 1969 Stevie Wonder released his top-ten-hit “My Cherie Amour.” The song was originally titled, “Oh My Marsha,” after Stevie Wonder’s girlfriend while he was at the Michigan School for the Blind. Soon after they broke up, Stevie altered the song to “My Cherie Amour” in order to make it more generalized. The…