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Culture

Culture

Global culture, including music, art, film, music, the producers and the consumers, this is our entertainment section.

 
 Thanksgiving DayThanksgiving Day by The Ovi Team
Thanksgiving is America's preeminent day. It is celebrated every year on the fourth Thursday in the month of November and its origin can be traced back to the 16th century when the first thanksgiving dinner is said to have taken place.
 
 RockyRocky by The Ovi Team
November 21st 1976, Rocky, starring Sylvester Stallone as the underdog prize-fighter Rocky Balboa, debuts in New York City. The movie, which opened in theatres across the United States on December 3, 1976, was a huge box-office hit and received 10 Academy
 
 Bo Diddley makes his national television debut Bo Diddley makes his national television debut by The Ovi Team
November 20th. Born Ellas Otha Bates in McComb, Mississippi, in 1928, the man better known as Bo Diddley introduced himself and his namesake beat to the world on this day in 1955 with his television debut on The Ed Sullivan Show.
 
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 Steamboat WillieSteamboat Willie by The Ovi Team
November 18th 1928; Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse debuts in NY in "Steamboat Willie".
 
 The LouvreThe Louvre by The Ovi Team
November 18th 1793; The Louvre is officially opened in Paris, France. the Louvre Museum or simply the Louvre - is one of the world's largest museums, the most visited art museum in the world and a historic monument. It is a central landmark of Paris and
 
 Fyodor Dostoevsky is sentenced to deathFyodor Dostoevsky is sentenced to death by The Ovi Team
November 16th; on this day in 1849, a Russian court sentences Fyodor Dostoevsky to death for his allegedly antigovernment activities linked to a radical intellectual group. His execution is stayed at the last minute.
 
 The final of a Tale of Two CitiesThe final of a Tale of Two Cities by The Ovi Team
November 15th 1859; on this day Charles Dickens' serialized novel, A Tale of Two Cities, comes to a close, as the final chapter is published in Dickens' circular, All the Year Round.
 
 Robert Louis StevensonRobert Louis Stevenson by The Ovi Team
November 13th 1850; on this day Robert Louis Stevenson, author of Treasure Island and Doctor Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, is born in Scotland.
 
 Louisa May AlcottLouisa May Alcott by The Ovi Team
November 11th 1852; on this day, the Saturday Evening Gazette publishes "The Rival Painters: A Story of Rome," by Louisa May Alcott, who will later write the beloved children's book Little Women (1868).
 
 Sesame StreetSesame Street by The Ovi Team
November 10th 1969, "Sesame Street," a pioneering TV show that would teach generations of young children the alphabet and how to count, makes its broadcast debut. "Sesame Street," with its memorable theme song ("Can you tell me how to get/How to get
 
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