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This Week in History is compiled each week for Local Shout by Wilmington resident Mike Hack.

This Week in History: April 17-21, 1974

The number one movie is “Foxy Brown.”

The number one song is “TSOP (The Sound of Philadelphia)” by MFSB ft. The Three Degrees.

Spice Girls’ vocalist Victoria Beckham (AKA Posh Spice) was born and Canned Heat musician Vinnie Taylor died.

Quote: “And now for something completely different,” said John Cleese in “Monty Python’s Flying Circus”

More This Week in History: Mar. 27-31, 1988; April 3-7, 1983; April 10-14, 1969

-Information compiled by Mike Hack

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Mike Hack has enjoyed living in North Carolina for fourteen years and Wilmington for the past seven. Mike is a musician and videographer who enjoys crossword puzzles, Jeopardy, bus rides, long walks, and music history trivia. Mike has a vast knowledge of dates, and researching them is just one of his many passions.  Mike also has autism and is enjoying connecting with his community via Port City Daily!

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