(Sunday, December 16, 1951, 8:30 p.m. ET) — Friday and Romero deal with man threatening to blow up city hall if he doesn’t get his demands on tonight’s television debut of the legendary NBC-TV crime drama Dragnet.
Video: Mrs. Kennedy speaks Spanish (at 1:52)
(Saturday, December 16, 1961) — During a tour of Latin America with her husband, U.S. President John F. Kennedy, Jacqueline Kennedy spoke to a crowd in Spanish today in La Morita, Venezuela, about the rights of all people to a fair-paying job and a decent education and lifestyle.
Video: John & Yoko on 'Frost' show (part 1)
(Thursday, December 16, 1971) — John Lennon and Yoko Ono recorded an appearance on The David Frost Show today in New York (for airing Jan. 13, 1972).
The couple get involved in a heated discussion with two members of the studio audience, who accuse the Lennons of “making it sound as if the only worthwhile people in this world are people who have committed crimes.” Continue reading Lennon, Ono record fractious appearance on ‘The David Frost Show’ 40 years ago today (1971)