Monthly Archives: "August 2014"

23 On August 31, 1997: The New York Yankees retired Don Mattingly’s number, 23. Mattingly spent fourteen years with the Yankees, spending seven seasons as a special instructor during spring training. After being passed over for...

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August 30, 2014 | 0 Comments Know Your Stuff: The Bibliophile

Know Your Stuff and host Simeon Lipman visit with noted author Jack Womack to discuss his early collecting influences, acquiring rare books, and the future of collecting.   — Produced by Daniel Parker Feature Image...

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PEGGY LIPTON On August 30, 1946: Actress, singer, and model Peggy Lipton was born in New York City. Lipton rose to fame in the iconic TV show The Mod Squad as “Julie Barnes,” and maintained a career spanning...

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LEA MICHELE On August 29, 1986: Singer and actress, known for role on Fox‘s Glee and Broadway’s Spring Awakening, Lea Michele was born in Bronx, New York City. In addition to her many talents, she is an active supporter...

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August 28, 2014 | 4 Comments Vintage Gossip: Surfing the Surf Club

Toby Beavers, who has Social Register’s dream of old New York “la-de-da” pedigrees, rock and rolled into partnership in the Surf Club for one reason and one reason only. “We wanted to meet women. I...

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