Today in History: August 16 — Madonna was born



It’s Madonna birthday! On this day, in 1958, Madonna Louise Ciccone was born in Michigan, United States. The popular pop star and dancer is known across the globe by just her first name, Madonna.

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Today in History: August 6 — Game of Thrones debuted


On this day in 1996 a fantasy novel, called A Game of Thrones (first in the series of A Song of Ice and Fire) was released with no fanfare. The novel Continue reading