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TODAY'S BIOGRAPHY

Rudy Gatlin
August 20, 1952
Singer


The Gatlin Brothers were honored by The Academy of Country Music awards for Single of the Year for 'All the Gold in California' and Album of the Year for 'Straight Ahead.' They performed for special events at the White House and the Ford Theater, at the invitations of Presidents Carter, Reagan and Bush, with special appearances at Camp David for President Bush and the Presidential Inaugurations for President Reagan, President Bush and most recently President George W. Bush.


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TODAY IN HISTORY

On this day 55 years ago, in 1964, President Johnson signs a nearly $1 billion anti-poverty measure.


Also on this day in...
1866 President Andrew Johnson formally declares the American Civil War over.
1866 The National Labor Union advocates an eight-hour workday.
1920 The first commercial radio station, 8MK, begins operations in Detroit.
1940 Winston Churchill pays tribute to the Royal Air Force, saying, "Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few."
1962 The NS Savannah, the world's first nuclear-powered civilian ship, embarks on its maiden voyage.
1967 Checkmate Records becomes the first label to use the new Dolby process in its recordings.
1998 The U.N. Security extends trade sanctions against Iraq for blocking arms inspections.


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THIS WEEK ON THE RADIO

10 Years Ago
The Black Eyed Peas - I Gotta Feeling
20 Years Ago
Christina Aguilera - Genie In A Bottle
30 Years Ago
Richard Marx - Right Here Waiting
40 Years Ago
Chic - Good Times
50 Years Ago
Zager & Evans - In The Year 2525


THIS DAY IN MUSIC

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THIS WEEK AT THE MOVIES

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Movie Title Gross*
1 Good Boys 21.0
2 Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw
14.1
3 The Lion King
11.9
4 The Angry Birds Movie 2
10.5
5 Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark
10.1
6 47 Meters Down: Uncaged
9.0
7 Dora and the Lost City of Gold
8.5
8 Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood
7.6
9 Blinded by the Light
4.5
10 The Art of Racing in the Rain
4.4


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