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Johann Sebastian Bach Dies

Johann Sebastian Bach, German composer and musician, died at the age of 65 on July 28, 1750. Many historians agree that a combination of stroke and pneumonia are to blame for his death.

Bach came from a very musical family and is now regarded as one of the best composers of all time. Some of his most famous compositions include the Brandenburg Concertos, the Mass in B Minor, original cantatas, chorales, and partitas, among others.

Sources: Biography, Wikipedia

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National Milk Chocolate Day

Schokolade-braunIt’s National Milk Chocolate Day! July 28 is all about indulging your tastes buds with this sweet treat. Whether you prefer your milk chocolate plain, with nuts, in cookies, blanketing strawberries or melting between graham cracker squares and a toasted marshmallow, you should spend today savoring your favorite milk chocolate bar, candy or other treat.

Just don’t go overboard! Dark chocolate may be full of health-boosting antioxidants, but not milk chocolate.

Learn more about milk chocolate by clicking here.

Sources: holidayinsights.com, punchbowl.com, webmd.com

Photo Source: Simon A. Eugster via Wikimedia Commons
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