“Rock And Roll” was accepted into music vocabulary in part from the work of a Cleveland disc jockey named Alan Freed born on this day in 1921.
A life of regal romance and political plots would end in the imprisonment and execution of the Queen of Scotland, Mary Stuart born on this day in 1542.
Gavin and Wyatt review the fine print of the south pole agreement while John researches the music library for south-land country rock.
Charles Darwin proposed the theory of “natural selection” in his pioneering scientific book “On the Origin of Species” which was published on this date in 1859.
KTOO, KRNN and 360 North will have special programs to celebrate the holidays.
The baritone singer who writes songs on his 12-string guitar, Gordon Lightfoot, was born on this date in 1938, attaining iconic status in Canadian folk-country music.
Teaching a generation of children the alphabet and how to count along with receiving eight Grammys and 159 Emmys, “Sesame Street” premiered via public television on this date in 1969.
On this week’s Car Talk, Ray Magliozzi will honor his older brother with his own memories, and his favorite Tom moments from the show.
A stray dog Laika from the streets of Moscow was the first animal to orbit Earth on this day in 1957.
A state energy official says the survey may not be giving Alaska enough credit for the programs it has put in place in recent years.