Monthly Archives: May 2013

Let It Be: The Beatles Final Album

The Beatles released Let It Be, their 12th and final album 43 years ago today. It was released May 8th 1970 by Apple Records shortly after The Beatles had announced their break-up. Let It Be wasn’t really the Beatles last recording and was actually recorded before the Abbey Road album. A disagreement between Phil Spector and [...]

By |2016-11-10T20:52:45-06:00May 8th, 2013|Categories: Music|Tags: , |1 Comment

“Stonewall” Jackson was Wounded 150 Years Ago Today

Thomas Jonathan "Stonewall" Jackson was a famous Confederate General from the American Civil War. Jackson earned his nickname at the First Battle of Bull Run (First Manassas) on July 21, 1861. As the Confederate lines began to crumble under heavy Union assault, Jackson's brigade provided crucial reinforcements on Henry House Hill, demonstrating the discipline he instilled in [...]

By |2016-11-10T20:52:45-06:00May 2nd, 2013|Categories: History|Tags: |0 Comments