The Bangles The rock band formed in 1980 and released the smash singles "Manic Monday," written by Prince, and "Walk Like an Egyptian," which reached No. 1 internationally. After their single "Eternal Flame" was released in 1988, the band split up and then reunited in 1998.
AU: Permian-Triassic Boundary notorious for being the most devastating extinction event in the planets history (95% of life wiped out in a geological blink). It is located at Austinmer, a coastal suburb between Sydney & Wollongong
The Little Rock Nine were a group of African American students enrolled in Little Rock Central High School in 1957. The ensuing Little Rock Crisis, in which the students were initially prevented from entering the racially segregated school by Arkansas Governor Orval Faubus, and then attended after the intervention of President Eisenhower, is considered to be one of the most important events in the African American Civil Rights Movement.
On September 18, 1983, the rock group Kiss appeared without their trademark make-up for the first time. Prior to this, they never allowed themselves to be photographed without it, preferring to keep their true identities a secret. The unmasking event was broadcast live on MTV.