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Born on this day: November 28, 1929 – Songwriter, producer, television and film producer, founder and former chairman of Motown Records, Berry Gordy, Jr. (born in Detroit, MI). Happy 90th Birthday to this music industry icon!!

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(Original Caption) 11/30/1960-Washington, DC: President-elect John F. Kennedy and Rep. Adam Clayton Powell enjoy a laugh as they pose for photographers following their meeting at Kennedy’s Georgetown home. Powell, slated to become chairman of the house Education and Labor Committee said he and Kennedy agreed to push for speedy approval of Federal aid for school construction and legislation to liberalize the minimum wage law.