Category: History





New Orleans music legend Dave Bartholomew dies at 100

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Trumpeter, composer and producer Dave Bartholomew died Sunday morning at the age of 100. Here he’s pictured with his protégée Fats Domino in 1999 and at …


Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am REVIEW

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Directed by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders (The Black List, Lou Reed: Rock and Roll Heart), a friend of Toni Morrison’s for over 35 years, the film premiered at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival.

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633 divers in South Florida broke the Guinness World Record for the largest underwater cleanup in history

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Guinness World Records adjudicator Michael Empric counts divers as they enter the water and attempt to break the world record for the largest underwater cleanup.The record was broken with 633 divers taking part in the record breaking dive at the Deerfield Beach International Fishing Pier, 200 NE 21st Ave. on Saturday, June 15. Mike Stocker, South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Mike Stocker / Sun Sentinel)


NBA Finals: The Raptors are champions for the first time ever

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In a thriller of a game, the Raps and Warriors went all out, trading basket for basket, until Toronto finally pulled away in the closing seconds …


Serena Williams becomes first athlete to make Forbes’ Richest Self-Made Women list

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Serena Williams is the 1st athlete ever to hit Forbes’ annual list of the World’s Richest Self-Made Women, with an estimated fortune of $225 million. Forbes …


Jay-Z Reaches Billionaire Status

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I’m not a businessman. I’m a business, man words from Hov. Jay-Z said that in 2005 and now in 2019 Forbes announced today he is the …


Rihanna Luxury Fenty Clothing Line Has Dropped

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Rihanna has made history by becoming the first black woman to head a luxury fashion house under LVMH. Fenty line clothing under LVMH is officially out …