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Lennon among performers in ‘The Rolling Stones’ Rock And Roll Circus’ 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Dec 11 1968)


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(Wednesday, December 11, 1968, late evening BST)The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus, a concert show organized by the Rolling Stones was filmed today on a makeshift circus stage with Jethro Tull, The Who, Taj Mahal, Marianne Faithfull and The Rolling Stones. Continue reading Lennon among performers in ‘The Rolling Stones’ Rock And Roll Circus’ 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Dec 11 1968)

President Thomas Jefferson born in Virginia 270 years ago today (1743)


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(Wednesday, April 13, 1743)Thomas Jefferson, an American Founding Father, the principal author of the Declaration of Independence (1776), the first Secretary of State (1790-1793), the second Vice President of the United States (1797-1801) and the third President of the United States (1801–1809), was born today at his family home’s in Shadwell, Goochland County, Virginia, now part of Albemarle County.