Ulysses S. Grant is proof that you don't have to be infallible to leave an inspiring legacy
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Jackie Kennedy's Letter To Krushchev Following JFK's Assassination
About a week after JFK was assassinated, Jacqueline Kennedy wrote to Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev ‘on one of the last nights I will spend in the White House.’
Duke Ellington - It don't mean a thing (1943)
Duke Ellington and his orchestra playing this awesome tune in 1943. It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) is a 1931 composition by Duke Elling...
Eva Evdokimova - Eva Evdokimova- Prima ballerina assoluta
The great Swiss ballerina Eva Evdokimova (1948-2009) whose art was all modesty, freshness, ethereal pathos and spirituality ... and based on an uncommon tech...
Béla Bartók
http://www.katicaillenyi.com violin: Katica Illenyi (Illényi Katica) piano: Tamas Bolba (Bolba Tamás) Bela Bartok: Romanian Folk Dances.
John Coltrane
This is what John Coltrane's landmark tune and solo look like when they come to life on paper. If you try to play along, you may notice that the transcriptio...
Jimmy Dorsey
with girl singer Helen O'Connell.
Gene Krupa
The Benny Goodman big band playing Sing Sing Sing, featuring Gene Krupa at the end. We get the added benefit of hearing Mr. Harry James play a trumpet solo.
Jimmy Rushing
One very nice interpretation by Jimmy Rushing, very old video with nice quality.
Benny Andrews
http://LAndSVideo.com presents Benny Andrews, an African-American artist, who created collages and paintings of stunning humanity. Growing up in the 1930s in...
Melina Mercouri
From the movie Pote tin Kyriaki (Never on Sunday)
Rex Harrison
My Fair Lady,1964 musical by Frederick Loewe lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison Winner of 8 Academy Awards including Best Pictu...
Yul Brynner
This commercial aired after Yul Brynner's death. Now that I'm gone, I tell you: Don't smoke, whatever you do, just don't smoke.
Milton Meltzer
Milton Meltzer (May 8, 1915 – September 19, 2009) was an American historian and author best known for his history nonfiction books on Jewish, African-American and American history. Since the 1950s, he...
Leonard Weinglass
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Larry Keith
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Tom Davis (comedian)
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Ed Sullivan
Edward Vincent "Ed" Sullivan (September 28, 1901 – October 13, 1974) was a television personality, sports and entertainment reporter, and longtime syndicated columnist for the New York Daily News. He...
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Andrés Rodríguez (President)
Andrés Rodríguez Pedotti (June 19, 1923 – April 21, 1997) was the President of Paraguay from February 3, 1989 to August 15, 1993. He assumed the presidency in a coup d'état against Alfredo Stroessner....
John Bunch
John Bunch (December 1, 1921 – March 30, 2010) was an American jazz pianist.
Born and raised in Tipton, Indiana, a small farming community, he studied piano with George Johnson, a well-known...
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Alfred Drake
Alfred Drake (October 7, 1914 - July 25, 1992) was an American actor and singer.
Born as Alfred Capurro in New York City, the son of parents emigrated from Recco, Genoa, Drake began his Broadway c...
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Lady Caroline Blackwood
The Lady Caroline Maureen Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood (16 July 1931 – 14 February 1996) was a writer, and the eldest child of the 4th Marquess of Dufferin and Ava and the brewery heiress Maureen G...
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Lotte Lenya
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Charlotte Zwerin
Charlotte Zwerin (born Charlotte Mitchell, August 15, 1931 – January 22, 2004) was an American documentary film director and editor known for her work concerning artists and musicians.<...
Steven W. Fisher
Steven William Fisher (May 19, 1946 – December 18, 2010) was an American attorney who served on the New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division and had presided over the trial in the Wendy's mass...
Richard John Neuhaus
Richard John Neuhaus (May 14, 1936 – January 8, 2009) was a prominent Christian cleric (first as a Lutheran pastor and later as a Roman Catholic priest) and writer. Born in Canada, Neuhaus moved to th...