Warren Beatty won Best Director for Reds.
Video: Paar interviews JFK (June 16, 1960)
(Thursday, March 29, 1962) — Jack Paar hosted NBC’s Tonight show for the final time today, although the network aired a repeat the following night. Continue reading Jack Paar ends run as host of NBC’s ‘The Tonight Show’ 50 years ago today (1962)
Video: Truman bio in color (part 1)
(Saturday, March 29, 1952) — Harry S Truman, President of the United States since the death of Franklin D. Roosevelt on April 12, 1945, announced tonight announced he will not be a candidate for re-election and shall not accept the Democratic presidential nomination for a third term. Continue reading Truman says he won’t run for re-election 60 years ago tonight (1952)
(Monday, March 29, 1982) — The single Ebony and Ivory by Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder was released today in both the US and UK (a 12″ single would be released today in Britain and on Apr. 12, 1982 in the US).