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May 20: The Buddy Holly Story Premiered & Frank Sinatra’s Funeral

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DALLAS- On this day in 1978, the film 'The Buddy Holly Story' premiered in his home town of Lubbock, Texas. And in 1998, Frank Sinatra's funeral took place in Beverly Hills. There were a lot of big names who attended his funeral.

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