- This week in Louisiana history. January 24 1936 Doug Kershaw born in Tiel Ridge, Louisiana
- This week in New Orleans history. Aaron Neville was born in New Orleans on January 24, 1941. An R&B and soul singer and musician, he has had four top-20 hits in the United States (including three that went to number one on Billboard's adult contemporary chart and one that went to number one on the R&B chart) along with four platinum-certified albums. He has also recorded with his brothers Art, Charles and Cyril as The Neville Brothers and is the father of singer/keyboards player Ivan Neville.
- This week in Louisiana. "Praying for a Miracle: The Catholic
Church and the Battle of New Orleans"
Old Ursuline Convent
1100 Chartres Street New Orleans, LA 70116
Now through May 30, 2015
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM CST
Artifacts and documents related to the Battle of New Orleans, in which the Americans led by Andrew Jackson defeated the British in 1815.
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