AD 1, 1 AD or 1 CE is the epoch year for the Anno Domini calendar era. It was the first year of the Common Era, of the 1st century, it was a common year starting on Saturday or Sunday, a common year starting on Saturday by the proleptic Julian calendar, a common year starting on Monday by the proleptic Gregorian calendar. In its time, year 1 was known as the Year of the Consulship of Caesar and Paullus, named after Roman consuls Gaius Caesar and Lucius Aemilius Paullus, less as year 754 AUC within the Roman Empire; the denomination "AD 1" for this year has been in consistent use since the mid-medieval period when the anno Domini calendar era became the prevalent method in Europe for naming years. It was the beginning of the Christian/Common era; the preceding year is 1 BC. The Anno Domini dating system was devised in AD 525 by Dionysius Exiguus; the Julian calendar, a 45 BC reform of the Roman calendar, was the calendar used by Rome in AD 1. Tiberius, under order of Emperor Augustus, quells revolts in Germania.
Gaius Caesar marries Livilla, daughter of Antonia Minor and Nero Claudius Drusus, in an effort to gain prestige. Quirinius becomes a chief advisor to Gaius in Armenia. Gnaeus Domitius Ahenobarbus, whose father Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus had served as consul in 16 BC serves in the Armenia campaigns. Confucius is given his first royal title of Lord Baochengxun Ni. Sapadbizes, Yuezhi prince and king of Kush, dies. Heraios succeeds him as king; the Kingdom of Aksum, centered in modern-day Ethiopia and Eritrea, is founded. Amanishakheto, queen of Kush, dies, her son, becomes king of Kush. Moxos ceases to be a significant religious area in South America; the Teotihuacan culture in Mesoamerica begins. The Olmec 2 phase of the Olmec civilization begins; the poem Metamorphoses is written by Ovid. Birth of Jesus, as assigned by Dionysius Exiguus in his anno Domini era according to at least one scholar. However, most scholars think Dionysius placed the birth of Jesus in the previous year, 1 BC. Furthermore, most modern scholars do not consider Dionysius' calculations authoritative, placing the event several years earlier.
Izates bar Monobaz, Parthian client king Scribonius Largus, Roman physician Sextus Afranius Burrus, Roman praetorian prefect Amanishakheto, queen of Kush Artaxias II, king of Iberia Gaius Antistius Vetus, Roman consul Sapadbizes, king of the Kushan Empire
On Green Dolphin Street is an album credited to jazz musician Bill Evans and released in 1977 through the Victor Music Industries Inc. japanese label as an imprint for Riverside. The songs from this 1959 session first appeared on the 1975 double LP compilation Peace Piece And Other Pieces which included the Everybody Digs Bill Evans album; the title is taken from the 1947 MGM movie Green Dolphin Street and the film's title song, by Bronislau Kaper and Ned Washington, which has become a jazz standard. The CD edition catalogued. Writing for Allmusic, music critic Scott Yanow wrote of the album: "Although lacking the magic of Evans' regular bands, this CD reissue has its strong moments and the pianist's fans will be interested in getting the early sampling of his work. A special bonus is the rare first take of "All of You" from the legendary Village Vanguard engagement by the 1961 Evans Trio." "You and the Night and the Music" – 7:24 "My Heart Stood Still" – 5:25 "On Green Dolphin Street" – 8:12 "How Am I to Know?"
– 6:22 "Woody'n' You" – 4:28 "Woody'n' You" – 4:13 "Loose Bloose" – 5:36 "You and the Night and the Music" 7:20 "How Am I to Know?" 6:22 "Woody'n' You" 4:25 "Woody'n' You" 4:13 "My Heart Stood Still" 5:25 "On Green Dolphin Street" 8:12 "All of You" 8:10Note Track 7 recorded on January 25, 1961 at the Village Vanguard, New York City. Bill Evans – piano Paul Chambers – bass Philly Joe Jones – drums Ron Carter – bass Jim Hall – guitar Zoot Sims – sax Scott LaFaro – bass Paul Motian – drums Jazz Discography entries for Bill Evans Bill Evans Memorial Library discography
Dave & Buster's is an American restaurant and entertainment business headquartered in Dallas. Each Dave & Buster's has a full-service restaurant and a video arcade; as of March 2020, the company has 136 locations in the United States and Canada, with more announced to open in the near future. The first Dave & Buster's was opened in Dallas in 1982 by James "Buster" Corley. Corley had operated a bar called "Buster's" in Little Rock, next door to a saloon and game parlor called "Cash McCool's", owned by Corriveau. After opening Dave & Buster's, the two operated as co-CEOs. In 1989, Edison Brothers Stores purchased a majority ownership in the restaurant to finance further expansion into other cities. Dave & Buster's was spun off from Edison Brothers, went public with Andy Newman as chairman in 1995. By 1997 the chain had ten locations across the country. D&B acquired nine Jillian's locations after Jillian's filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy in 2004. Seven of these Jillian's locations were rebranded with the Dave & Buster's name, while two were closed following the acquisition.
The company announced on December 8, 2005, that it would be acquired by private equity firm Wellspring Capital Management. On July 16, 2008, Dave & Buster's Holdings Inc, filed with the SEC to again become a publicly traded company; the company had set a date for the Initial public offering IPO of October 5, 2012. However, it pulled out right. In June 2010, Oak Hill Capital Partners, in partnership with the company's management team, completed its acquisition of Dave & Buster's from Wellspring Capital Management. In October 2014, Dave & Buster's launched a second IPO, selling 5.88 million shares at an offering price range of $16–18. The offering raised $94 million. Shares are traded on the NASDAQ stock exchange using the symbol PLAY. Items on the Dave & Buster's menu are offered from early lunch until late night and include pastas, steaks, seafood and desserts; the menu is updated to reflect current trends and guest favorites. Some locations serve Sunday brunch. Buffets are available for private parties.
All D&Bs offer full bar service. Dave & Buster's dubbed their arcade section "Million Dollar Midway" which features interactive games and simulators. In 1997, Dave & Buster's introduced the Power Card, a declining balance card or'debit card' that replaces traditional tokens and tickets, is required to activate most arcade games and can be reloaded at so called "power stations"; the Power Card is intended to enable customers to activate games more and encourage extended play of games to increase customer spending. By replacing most coin operations, the Power Card has reduced the technical difficulties and maintenance issues associated with coin-operated equipment. In 2015, Dave & Buster's installed proximity debit card readers that allow guests to tap on the readers to play. Dave & Buster's is a corporate sponsor of the Ultimate Fighting Championship organization. There are screening episode of The Ultimate Fighter. D&B sponsors the charity Dave Bevans' Children in the fundraising event "D&B for DB's".
Prior sponsorships include a World Wrestling Entertainment match and a 2009 tour by the rock band Bowling for Soup. The WWE match took place on the July 2009, edition of WWE Raw on the USA Network, it is believed to be the first match on any WWE program to have a specific sponsor associated with it. Dave & Buster's sponsors postgame reports of San Jose Sharks games. Official website