Stevie Wonder performs on ‘The Ed Sullivan Show’ 50 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Dec 15 1968)


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(Sunday, December 15, 1968, 8:00-9:00 p.m. EST) — Stevie Wonder performed “For Once in My Life” and “You Met Your Match” on tonight’s edition of the CBS-TV variety show The Ed Sullivan Show live from the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City. Continue reading Stevie Wonder performs on ‘The Ed Sullivan Show’ 50 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Dec 15 1968)

The Doors perform Inglewood, California 50 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Dec 14 1968)


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(Saturday, December 14, 1968; 8:30 p.m. PST scheduled start time)The Doors performed tonight at The Forum in Inglewood, California, with approximately 14,000 fans in attendance. Continue reading The Doors perform Inglewood, California 50 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Dec 14 1968)

Lennon, Ono interviewed for Dutch TV’s ‘Rood Wit Blau’ 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Dec 14 1968)


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(Saturday, December 14, 1968) — John Lennon of The Beatles and his girlfriend, Yoko Ono, were interviewed today by sociologist Abram de Swaan while in the reception area of their dentist in Knightsbridge, London, for the Jan. 15, 1969, edition of the Dutch television program Rood Wit Blau. Continue reading Lennon, Ono interviewed for Dutch TV’s ‘Rood Wit Blau’ 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Dec 14 1968)

‘I Heard It Through the Grapevine’ by Marvin Gaye peaks at #1 in USA 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Dec 14 1968)

(Saturday, December 14, 1968)“I Heard It Through the Grapevine” by Marvin Gaye peaked at #1 on today’s Billboard Hot 100 singles chart for seven consecutive weeks (Dec. 14/21/28, Jan. 4/11/18/25, 1969). Continue reading ‘I Heard It Through the Grapevine’ by Marvin Gaye peaks at #1 in USA 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Dec 14 1968)

The Beatles’ ‘White Album’ debuts at #11 in USA 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Dec 14 1968)


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(Saturday, December 14, 1968)The Beatles, a double album by the English rock band The Beatles, better known as “The White Album” because it featured a plain white sleeve with no graphics or text other than the band’s name embossed, debuted at #11 on today’s Billboard Top LP’s chart. Continue reading The Beatles’ ‘White Album’ debuts at #11 in USA 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Dec 14 1968)