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Part II take home 6 - Part II. 1. Doris Day She was an...

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Part II. 1. Doris Day – She was an American Actress who appeared in Romance on the High Seas. Doris Day had her fair share of marriages. She is known for her numerous divorces, as well as her acting career because her many divorces eventually led to her downfall. She is an icon for popular culture in that society…known for getting “screwed” through her husbands. a. "The Most Important Thing Doris Day Has Done - by Suzanne Fort - Helium." Helium - Where Knowledge Rules . Web. 08 Apr. 2010. <http://www.helium.com/items/1124250-doris-days-importance>. 2. Johnny Ray – He was a North American Indian and was a very large influence of Rhythm and Blues and Gospel music. He was a white man singing what was then a black man’s music. He didn’t sign a record contract until after the song by Billy Joel. His performances were labeled as very sexual and shocked parents. a. "BBC - H2g2 - The Years of Billy Joel's 'We Didn't Start The Fire' - 1949." BBC - Homepage . Web. 09 Apr. 2010. <http://www.bbc.co.uk/dna/ h2g2/A2441071>. 3. Walter Winchell – Walter was a famous columnist for the New York Mirror. He exposed many personal lives of Broadway actors – the gossip column. He turned his attentions to Hollywood and eventually turned very popular. He supported Senator McCarthy during the Red Scare. a. "BBC - H2g2 - The Years of Billy Joel's 'We Didn't Start The Fire' - 1949." BBC - Homepage . Web. 09 Apr. 2010. <http://www.bbc.co.uk/dna/ h2g2/A2441071>. 4. Joe DiMaggio – he was the one of the best and most liked baseball players in history. He married Marilyn Monroe. He was a son of immigrant, and his family was poor without much privilege. Dimaggio joined the Army to fight in World War II. When he retired, he became a very well recognized icon of society. a. "BBC - H2g2 - The Years of Billy Joel's 'We Didn't Start The Fire' - 1949." BBC - Homepage . Web. 09 Apr. 2010. <http://www.bbc.co.uk/dna/ h2g2/A2441071>. 5.
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