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Agent Orange

The selective weed killer known as "Agent Orange" became notorious for its use in the 1960s during the Vietnam War by US forces to...

Fall of Saigon (1975)

The war in Vietnam ended abruptly on 30 April 1975.  Saigon surrendered almost without a struggle as North Vietnamese tanks rolled into the city...

Ho Chi Minh

1 8 9 0 - 1 9 6 9 Ho Chi Minh was the adopted name of Nguyen Tat Thanh - a North Vietnamese communist...

Vietnam War

French Indochina was captured by the Japanese during WWII. After 1945 the French tried unsuccessfully to restore their rule in Vietnam, and in 1954...

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Lone Ranger, The

1 9 4 9 - 1 9 5 7 (USA) 221 x 30 minute episodes Beginning as a radio show in 1933, with a rousing theme song...

David Bowie dies of cancer at 69

11 January 2016 Singer David Bowie has died at the age of 69 following a battle with cancer. His son, director Duncan Jones, confirmed the news...

Man in the Moon (1960)

Satirical story of a man who is sent to the moon but lands somewhere in Australia, instead. Apart from an amiable performance by Kenneth More...

Expert, The

1 9 6 8 - 1 9 6 9 (UK) 62 x 50 minute episodes This police forensic series from BBC2 was set in the West Midlands...

Serious Young Insects

Peter Farnan  Guitar, vocals Mick Vallance  Bass, vocals Mark White  Drums, vocals

Peanut Butter Conspiracy, The

Barbara "Sandi" Robison Vocals John Merrill Guitar, vocals Lance Baker FentGuitar, vocals Alan Brackett Bass, vocals Jim Voigt DrumsBill WolffGuitarRalph Schuckett Keyboards Michael NeyDrums

All Our Saturdays

1 9 7 3 (UK) 6 x 30 minute episodes Following the end of Queenie's Castle Yorkshire TV came up with a new sitcom for Diana Dors, also not without...

Rock, Pretty Baby (1956)

Released almost concurrently with Rock Around The Clock (1956), this teen vehicle was considered a much more respectable and sympathetic portrayal of teen life than the...