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Old 18-04-2014, 12:07 AM   #426
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"The Tracks of My Tears" is a multiple award-winning and much covered R&B hit song introduced in 1965 by The Miracles on Motown's Tamla label..In the five-LP publication The Motown Story, by Motown Records, Robinson explained the origin of this song in these words: "'Tracks of My Tears' was actually started by Tarplin, who is a young cat who plays guitar for our act..Released June 23, 1965...
June 1 - Florida International University is founded in Miami - A coal mine explosion in Fukuoka, Japan kills 237- A Penzias & R Wilson detect 3°K primordial background radiation /2 – The first contingent of Australian combat troops arrives in South Vietnam - 2nd of 2 cyclones in less than a month kills 35,000 (Ganges R India)\3 – Gemini 4: Astronaut Edward Higgins White makes the first U.S. space walk/5 - "Wooly Bully" by Sam the Sham & Pharaohs hits #2\7 – A mining accident in Kakanj, Bosnia and Herzegovina, results in 128 deaths - Gemini 4 completes 62 orbits/8 -USSR launches Luna 6; missed Moon\10 – Battle of Dong Xoai: About 1,500 Vietcong mount a mortar attack on Dong Xoai, overrunning its military headquarters and the adjoining militia compound/12 - BB theory of creation of universe is supported by announcement of discovery of new celestial bodies know as blue galaxies- South Vietnam Gen Nguyen Cao Ky succeeds Phan Huy Quat as premier -S & C make their 1st TV appearance, "American Bandstand"\14 -A partial lunar eclipse took place - John's 2nd book "A Spaniard in the Works" is published/16 – A planned anti-war protest at The Pentagon becomes a teach-in, with demonstrators distributing 50,000 leaflets in and around the building\17 - 1st bombing by B-52 (50 km north of Saigon) - 11.08" (28.14 cm) of rainfall, Holly, Colorado (state 24-hour record)/18 – The UK gov announces plans for the introduction of a blood alcohol limit for drivers in its clampdown on drink-driving\19 – Houari Boumédienne's Revolutionary Council ousts Ahmed Ben Bella, in a bloodless coup in Algeria/22 – The Treaty on Basic Relations between Japan and the Republic of Korea is signed in Tokyo\25 – A U.S. Air Force Boeing C-135 Stratolifter bound for Okinawa crashes just after takeoff at MCAS El Toro in Orange County, California, killing all 85 on board- Gyula Kallai succeeds Janos Kádár as premier of Hungary/28 - 1st US ground combat forces in Vietnam authorized by Pres Johnson... Chocolate makes one very thirsty...I've nursed this bottle since Dunkirk..I shall let that pass, since you cannot possibly know whose leg it is that you are pushing..I destroy a phone booth at a railroad station... I steal from a nun,A man comes up to me.. He who don't know nothing, must know something...

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