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Kellar Ellsworth

Kellar Ellsworth

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Kellar Ellsworth was born and raised in Hawaii. He is an avid traveler, surfer and lover of NBA basketball. He wishes he could have grown up in the free love era!

The "We Are Family" Pirates And The Anthem of '79

September 20, 2021

The "We Are Family" Pirates went down in history. (retrocards) In 1979, the P...

Son Of Sam And A Summer Of Terror

September 14, 2021

Source: (AP News). From the summers of 1976-1977, the young people of Queens and the Bronx we...

The Momentous Berkeley Free Speech Movement Of 1964

September 12, 2021

The students marched in numbers. (fsma.org) The Berkeley Free Speech Moveme...

President Lyndon Johnson's War On Poverty

September 8, 2021

Johnson's state of the union focused heavily on poverty. (npr) On January 8, 1964, Pr...

The 1962 University of Mississippi Riots That Changed T...

September 5, 2021

Integrating Ole Miss did not happen easily, although accidentally. (ge...

The Grooviest Afros Of The "60s and "70s

August 31, 2021

Queen of the Supremes and Queen of the Afro, Diana Ross. (allure) The ‘60s and ‘70s br...

The Orginal Mini Cooper

August 27, 2021

The upgraded up racing Mini Cooper S. (motorbiscuit) Endless ill-conceived sports cars account for much...

The Accomplished Life of Thurgood Marshall

August 21, 2021

Even Marshall's exalted status as a civil rights leader understates his importance and...

Right Said Fred's "I'm Too Sexy"

August 17, 2021

(From left) Richard Fairbrass, Rob Manzoli and Fred Fairbrass of Right Said Fred. (Tobi Corney G...

Wonder Twins: The Lesser Known Heroes Of Saturday Morni...

August 13, 2021

Source: (Nostalgia Central). The popularity of Wonder Woman and The ...

First Super Bowl

August 12, 2021

The first Super Bowl marked the beginning of a powerful merger. (LosAngelesDailyNews) Long before football bec...

The Ford Mustang

August 7, 2021

The first Ford Mustang. (motortrend) Usually, any product rushed to market on a shoestring budget only leads t...

NASA's Mariner 4 Space Probe

August 3, 2021

Technicians working on Mariner 4 before launch. (NASA JPL) Space, despite existing thousands of mi...

Beatles Love Me Do

July 31, 2021

The beginning for the Beatles. (liveabout) The Beatles, arguably the most popular and most influential band ...

1960 Election of Kennedy Vs. Nixon

July 27, 2021

The televised debates of 1960 went a long way in deciding the result. (Nationalgeographic) P...

Home Trends in the 1970s

July 23, 2021

We've come a long, long way since the '70s. (archdaily) Key parties, disco, and Woodstock all epitomiz...

Forgotten One-Hit Wonders

July 21, 2021

One hit wonders also known as go to driving music. (youtube) Creating a song that enraptures an entir...

1968: Expansion of Major League Baseball

July 13, 2021

National League President Harry C. Pulliam and the 8 NL teams (1907). (wikimedia) Amer...

The Spy Who Loved Me

July 7, 2021

Bond in an exotic location and with an exotic lady, a tried and true formula. (moviefone) The James Bond m...

In '9 to 5,' Parton, Fonda And Tomlin Spoke To Workers ...

July 2, 2021

The stars of "9 to 5" Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, and Dolly Parton. (Muse...

Fashion You Could Make At Home: Butterick And Co

June 27, 2021

Butterick inspired a new dawn of sew it yourself clothing. (pinterest) In rece...

Magnum PI: Have Stache And Hawaiian Shirt, Will Investi...

June 23, 2021

The unforgettable Ferrari that was almost a porsche. (cnet) Magnum P...

How The Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders Became America's Sw...

June 21, 2021

The Dallas Cowboys cheerleaders changes sports forever. (Daughters of ...

The Sting: Facts And Trivia About The 1974 Best Picture...

June 15, 2021

A Newman Redford pairing meant box office gold. (amazon) When someon...

Bikini Of The '60s: Raquel Welch's Fur Two-piece From '...

June 13, 2021

Perhaps the G.O.A.T bikni. (hammer_horror_fans) Perhaps the most enj...

Lynyrd Skynyrd's 'Free Bird' -- Story Behind The Most E...

June 3, 2021

The ridiculously long song that became an anthem. (amazon) Many peop...

Kim Novak: The 'Vertigo' Star Who Walked Away In '66, T...

May 30, 2021

American actress Kim Novak poses circa 1956. (Photo by Archive Photos/...

TWA Terminal At JFK: Welcome To The Future, Earthling

May 28, 2021

A security guard stands in the Hughes Wing after the ribbon cutting ceremon...

Chevy El Camino, The Mullet On Wheels That Became A Cul...

May 24, 2021

The 1971 El Camino. Source: oldcarbrochures.com The Chevrolet El Cam...

Yul Brynner, Hollywood's Original Sexy Bald Man: Facts ...

May 20, 2021

Yul Brynner in The Ten Commandments, 1956 (Photo by Herbert Dorfman/Co...