4 days ago · George Formby was born George Hoy Booth at 3 Westminster Street, Wigan, Lancashire, on 26 May 1904.He was the eldest of seven surviving children born to James Lawler Booth and his wife Eliza, née Hoy, although this marriage was bigamous because Formby Sr was still married to his first wife, Martha Maria Salter, a twenty-year-old music hall performer.
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Billy Elliot is a 2000 British dance drama film directed by Stephen Daldry and written by Lee Hall.Set in County Durham, England during the 1984–85 miners' strike, the film is about a working-class boy who discovers his passion for ballet, despite his father's objection and the negative stereotype associated with being a male ballet dancer.
5 days ago · Charles L. "Sonny" Liston (c. 1930 – c. December 30, 1970) was an American professional boxer who competed from 1953 to 1970. A dominant contender of his era, he became the world heavyweight champion in 1962 after knocking out Floyd Patterson in the first round, repeating the knockout the following year in defense of the title; in the latter fight he also became the inaugural WBC heavyweight ...
The song was performed with the Nick Perito Orchestra and the Ray Charles Singers and produced by Jerry Abbott (father of guitarist "Dimebag Darrell" Abbott).  The last film roles before Welles's death included voice work in the animated films Enchanted Journey (1984) and The Transformers: The Movie (1986), in which he played the planet ...
Sep 26, 2020 · I was lucky to see Robin Trower in Clarksville Tennessee in the early nineties. In a three week span I went to three concerts...Santana, Eric Clapton, and I wrapped it up Robin Trower in a club called the Cannery...three really good guitar players in that three week span.
Kelly in rehearsal with Sugar Ray Robinson and assistant Jeanne Coyne (his future wife) in the NBC Omnibus television special Dancing is a Man's Game (1958) According to Delamater, Kelly's work "seems to represent the fulfillment of dance-film integration in the 1940s and 1950s".
Cooper and the sheriff's department find the one-armed man from Cooper's dream, a traveling shoe salesman named Phillip Gerard. Gerard knows a Bob, the veterinarian who treats Renault's pet bird. Cooper interprets these events to mean that Renault is the murderer, and with Truman's help, tracks Renault to One-Eyed Jack's, a brothel owned by ...
3 days ago · French Americans are U.S. citizens or nationals of French descent and heritage. The majority of Franco-American families did not arrive directly from France, but rather settled French territories in the New World (primarily in the 17th and 18th centuries) before moving or being forced to move to the United States later on (see Quebec diaspora and Great Upheaval).
3 days ago · Albert Lea shut out by Austin in home opener Friday, October 16, 2020 9:41 pm. The Albert Lea football team hosted Austin Friday night in its first home game of the season.