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Marilyn McCoo, Singer, Actress and Television Presenter

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Marilyn McCoo is a singer, actress and television presenter, who is best known for being the lead female vocalist in the group The 5th Dimension, as well as hosting the 1980s music countdown series Solid Gold.

Since 1969, McCoo has been married to singer Billy Davis Jr., the founder and co-member of the 5th Dimension. She has a four-octave vocal range.

McCoo holds a B.S. degree in business administration form the University of California-Los Angeles. McCoo has also earned a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and The 5th Dimension was inducted into the Vocal Group Hall of Fame in 2002.

She has received two honorary doctorate degrees and served on the boards of the Children's Miracle Network, the Los Angeles Mission, and the Cancer Research Foundation.

Source: Wikipedia contributors. (2021, April 9). Marilyn McCoo. In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved 16:47, April 21, 2021, from https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Marilyn_McCoo&oldid=1016804200

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Morristown City Council Names Morristown College Campus, Fulton-Hill Park

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Morristown City Council Names Morristown College Campus, Fulton-Hill Park

Morristown City Council Names Morristown College Campus, Fulton-Hill Park, The new name commemorates Andrew Fulton, a former slave who later graduated from Morristown College and served as a long-time professor, and Judson S. Hill, the first college president. The Black institution of higher learning was founded in 1881.

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