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May 30, 1963:  Lesley Gore makes her first appearance on American Bandstand with her song, “It’s My Party.”  The single would go on to be her first smash hit. Continue Reading →


May 28, 1998: Comedian Phil Hartman is kill by his wife Brynn in a murder-suicide. Continue Reading →


May 23, 1933: Joan Collins, best known for her role as the scheming Alexis Carrington on the 80′s hit drama “Dynasty,” is born. Continue Reading →


May 22, 1958:  Jerry Lee Lewis introduces the world to his new wife, Myra Gail Lewis.  In addition to being his first cousin, Myra was also only 13 years old at the time. Continue Reading →


May 21, 1955:  Chuck Berry records the song that would eventually make him famous – “Maybellene.”  The record would help usher Rock ‘n’ Roll to the mainstream. Continue Reading →


May 20, 2007:  The 400th episode of “The Simpsons” airs.  The animated hit is the longest running sitcom ever. Continue Reading →


May 14, 1998: Legendary crooner Frank Sinatra dies from a heart attack in Los Angeles at the age of 82. Continue Reading →


May 10, 1077: Joan Crawfod, legendary actress  and arguably the most notorious bad mother in history, dies at the age of a heart attack in her NYC apartment. Continue Reading →


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