Britain Accepts Irish Home Rule law

Britain Accepts Irish Home Rule law

In the latter part of the nineteenth century, factions in Ireland (a part of Great Britain at the time) started agitating for independence from Britain, leading to half a century of strife between the island nations. On March 31, 1920, Britain passed the Irish Home...
Billboard Magazine Introduces Hillbilly Music Chart

Billboard Magazine Introduces Hillbilly Music Chart

Billboard Magazine tracks the popularity of various songs and albums, both in the United States and all over the world. It has long been one of the music industry’s leading indicators of a work’s relative popularity.  On March 25, 1939, Billboard Magazine...