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Beeswax Vinyl Daily June 27, 2024

Non-musical history for today: 1898 – The first solo circumnavigation of the globe was completed by Joshua Slocum. He left Boston Harbor on April 24, 1895, and returned to Newport, Rhode Island, on June 27, 1898. Slocum and the Spray (the 36′ vessel he sailed around the world in) disappeared and were never found after departing Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts, on November 14, 1909, bound for the headwaters of the Orinoco River in Venezuela.

Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for June 27.

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