Billy Joel's 40 years

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  • Joe Dimaggio

    Joe Dimaggio
    Him and the New York Yankees go to the world series five times in the 1940's winning 4 of them.
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  • Johnnie Ray

    Johnnie Ray
    click here to learn moreSigns his first recording contract with Okeh Records in 1949, although he would not become popular for another two years.
  • Walter Winchell

    Walter Winchell
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    He is an aggreive radio and newspaper journalist credited with inventing the gossip column.
  • James dean

    James dean
    Achieves Success with East of Eden and Rebel Without a cause, gets nominated for an academy award for best actor, an dies in a car accident on Sept. 30,1955 at the age of only 24.
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  • Buddy Holly

    Buddy Holly
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    Dies in a plane crash on Feb.3,1959 with Ritchie Valens and The Big Bopper, in a day that had devastating impact on the country, and youth culture.
  • Mafia

    Mafia
    Are the center of attention for the FBI and public attention builds to organized crime society with a historically Sicillian-American origin during 1959.
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  • John F. Kennedy

    John F. Kennedy
    click here to find out moreHe is assassinated November 22,1963 while riding in an open convertable riding through Dallas.
  • Richard Nixion

    Richard Nixion
    Former vice president is elected in the 1968 presidential electionof the United States.
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  • North Korea

    North Korea
    click here to find out moreDeclares war after northern forces stream south on June 25,1989.
  • South Korea

    South Korea
    click here to find out moreNorthern forces forces stream south on June 25,1989.