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UPI Almanac for Monday, Feb. 3, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Feb. 3, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Monday, Jan. 23, 2012.
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Rocker seeks full rights to 'Eye of Tiger'

CHICAGO, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- Chicago rocker Jim Peterik says he is striking a blow for songwriters everywhere by pursuing the full rights to his 1982 hit "Eye of the Tiger."
Anniversary of Holly death remembered

Anniversary of Holly death remembered

CLEAR LAKE, Iowa, Feb. 1 (UPI) -- Attendees at events held in Clear Lake, Iowa, say they have gathered together to honor the 50th anniversary of singer Buddy Holly's death.

Bopper casket to go on eBay

HILLSBORO, Texas, Dec. 31 (UPI) -- The son of 1950s rock 'n' roll pioneer J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson says he intends to auction his father's casket, which is on display in Texas, on eBay.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Feb. 3, 2008.
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Big Bopper bio-pic planned

HOUSTON, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- The U.S. film company Potion Pictures says it has started pre-production on its Big Bopper bio-pic, "The Day the Music Died."

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UPI Almanac for Friday, Sept. 7, 2007.
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Diddley back in Florida; begins rehab

GAINESVILLE, Fla., May 29 (UPI) -- Rock 'n' roll icon Bo Diddley, who suffered a stroke earlier this month, has been transferred to a rehabilitation facility near his Florida home.

Autopsy says 'Bopper' died immediately

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., March 7 (UPI) -- A forensics exam showed J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson died instantly when the plane carrying him, Buddy Holly and Ritchie Valens crashed in Iowa in 1959.

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UPI almanac for Saturday, Feb. 3, 2007.
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Today is Thursday, Sept. 7, the 250th of 2006 with 115 to follow.
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Buddy Holly memorabilia to hit the block

DALLAS, March 26 (UPI) -- Forty-seven years after rock icon Buddy Holly died in a plane crash, his widow is selling some of his possessions in a Dallas auction.

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Today is Friday, Feb. 3, the 34th day of 2006 with 331 to follow.
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Today is Wednesday, Sept. 7, the 250th of 2005 with 115 to follow.
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Today is Wednesday, Sept. 7, the 250th of 2005 with 115 to follow.
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The weekly UPI Almanac package for Sept. 5-11, 2005.
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'Buddy Holly' bandit wounded by police

ANAHEIM, Calif., June 11 (UPI) -- A man believed to be the "Buddy Holly bandit" suspected of robbing 11 Los Angeles-area banks is recovering after being shot by an Anaheim police officer.

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Today is Thursday, Feb. 3, the 34th day of 2005 with 331 to follow.
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Today is Tuesday, Sept. 7, the 251st day of 2004 with 115 to follow.
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