Dizzy Gillespie’s Birthday

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Dizzy Gillespie’s Birthday

Join us as we celebrate the 100th Birthday of trumpet virtuoso, John Birks “Dizzy” Gillespie a/k/a the “Ambassador of Jazz” on October 21st. Known for his signature look of puffed out cheeks while blowing into his trumpet with the bell turned up in a 45 degree angle and his signature style of playing, Gillespie inspired and mentored some of the

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Rare James Dean Images Go on Sale

Contact Rene Freling  (310) 220 3010 renefreling@classicstills.com   Classic Stills 111715 Bellagio Road Los Angeles, CA 90049 PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Rare James Dean Images Go on Sale Los Angeles, CA, October 9, 2017  Los Angeles fine-art publisher Classic Stills is releasing 11 rare photos of Hollywood icon James Dean. The collection, taken

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Hugh Hefner, Who Built Playboy Empire and Embodied It, Dies at 91

Hugh Hefner, who created Playboy magazine and spun it into a media and entertainment-industry giant — all the while, as its very public avatar, squiring attractive young women (and sometimes marrying them) well into his 80s — died on Wednesday at his home, the Playboy Mansion, in Los Angeles. He was 91. His death was

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Lou Gehrig – Anheuser-Busch

In a commercial featuring some of baseball’s most iconic moments, Budweiser featured Lou Gehrig’s famous farewell speech. Lou Gehrig is remembered to this day as a man who didn’t let his hardships destroy him.

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Andre The Giant – Roots of Fight

Many CMG clients have projects with Roots of Fight, including this clothing line dedicated to Andre the Giant. The collection is even fitting to the Eighth Wonder of the World himself.

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James Dean – Mercedes Benz

This clever Mercedes Benz commercial features James Dean alongside another famous icon. The drivers and actors experience mutual shock in seeing one another in this partnership with a renowned automaker.

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Jackie Robinson – Nike

Nike has frequently helped to ensure that the legacy of Jackie Robinson lives on. For Jackie Robinson Day, Nike made a t-shirt for use by its athletes that promotes equality, a tenet Jackie Robinson relentlessly fought for.

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