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Keanu Reeves and Patrick Swayze in Point Break

Point Break

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     22 October     World’s first parachute jump, 1797 On this day in 1797, André-Jacque Garnerin made the first descent by frameless parachute. Ascending from the Parc Monceau in a basket attached to what looked

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The lake scene from Dirty Dancing, with Jennifer Grey and Patrick Swayze

Dirty Dancing

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     14 September     Patrick Swayze dies, 2009   On this day in 2009, Patrick Swayze shimmied off to the great dance studio in the sky. 1991’s “sexiest man alive” (according to People magazine) had

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