UPI Almanac for Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012.
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Wisconsin's Beloit College has revealed its sixth annual "Beloit College Mindset List," describing the way the incoming class of freshman views the world.
Prolific songwriter Baker Knight has died at age 72 in Birmingham, Ala.
Two western movies from the 1950s shed light on our overstretched Army and the meaning of civic responsibility. In fact, America's problem is that it's living a
The weekly UPI Today in Music package for March 22-28.
Today's birthdays include Johnny Burnette, who was born in 1934; country's Hoyt Axton in 1938; Anita Bryant in 1940 (age 63); Aretha Franklin in 1942 (age 61); Elton John in 1947 (age 56); Boney M singer Maisie Williams in 1951 (age 52); Steve "Spiny" Nor
Adam West and Burt Ward will appear on CBS this Sunday in a revival of the old "Batman" format. The show's producers say the pair will play the "Dynamic Duo" as older men -- which they are now.
Leadbelly born Huddy Ledbetter near Mooringsport, La., 1885. Mac Davis born in Lubbock, Texas, 1942.