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July 2 – Today in Hat History

July 2 – Today in Hat History

on Jul 2, 2015

July 2 – Today in Hat History. Birthday of Pierre Cardin   Today the name Pierre Cardin, if thought of at all, conjures up a licensing machine full of disparate products from key chains to furniture. But during the 1960s and 70s he was one of the most innovative designers of fashion and hats and helped usher in Space Age Design.     Fashion...

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June 18 – Today in Hat History

June 18 – Today in Hat History

on Jun 18, 2015

June 18 – Today in Hat History. Winston Churchill – Finest Hour Speech   Historians have called it one of the greatest speeches ever delivered in English, and surely one of the greatest ever delivered by an Englishman, at a moment of national peril unparalleled in modern times.   Seventy years ago, on June 18, 1940, Winston Churchill, barely...

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June 14 – Today in Hat History

June 14 – Today in Hat History

on Jun 14, 2015

June 14 – Today in Hat History Che Guevara   Ernesto “Che” Guevara , June 14, 1928 – October 9, 1967, commonly known as el Che or simply Che, was an Argentine Marxist revolutionary, physician, author, guerrilla leader, diplomat, and military theorist. A major figure of the Cuban Revolution, his stylized visage has become a ubiquitous...

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June 2 – Today in Hat History

June 2 – Today in Hat History

on Jun 2, 2015

June 2 – Today in History Coronation of Elizabeth II   On June 2, 1953, Queen Elizabeth II is formally crowned monarch of the United Kingdom in a lavish ceremony steeped in traditions that date back a millennium. A thousand dignitaries and guests attended the coronation at London’s Westminster Abbey, and hundreds of millions listened on radio and for the...

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May 18 – Today in Hat History

May 18 – Today in Hat History

on May 18, 2015

May 18 – Today in Hat History – Aimee Semple McPherson   Aimee Semple McPherson, a nationally known evangelist, disappears from Venice Beach in Los Angeles, California. Police dispatched planes and ships in an effort to find her, but she was nowhere to be found. Authorities later discovered that radio announcer Kenneth Ormiston, a friend of...

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