'The Parking Space' highlights
(Wednesday, April 22, 1992, 9:30 p.m. ET) — After borrowing Jerry’s car, Elaine comes up with a wild story, because the car is now making a strange clanking noise on tonight’s episode of the NBC-TV sitcom Seinfeld.
Video: Lennon, Ono on Apr. 22, 1972 (ABC-TV News)
(Saturday, April 22, 1972) — John Lennon and Yoko Ono appeared today at the National Peace Rally in Duffy Square, Times Square, New York, leading 30,000 chilled protesters in the singing of Give Peace a Chance. Continue reading Lennon, Ono appear at peace rally in New York 40 years ago today (1972)
(Saturday, April 22, 1972) — Rockin’ Robin by Michael Jackson peaked at #2 on today’s Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart for two weeks.
Video: 'The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance' trailer
(Sunday, April 22, 1962) — The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, a Western film about an experienced gunman and a peace-loving tenderfoot who clashes with a Western bully, was released today in the U.S.
Directed by John Ford, the film stars James Stewart, John Wayne, Vera Miles, Lee Marvin, Edmond O’Brien, Woody Strode, Andy Devine, John Carradine and Lee Van Cleef.
With cameras as close as 11 miles to ground zero, live television brought the nation the flashing blast and familiar mushroom cloud drifting up from the Nevada desert.
Video: Apollo 16 on Apr. 22, 1972 (at 16:29)
(Saturday, April 22, 1972, 11:33:35 a.m. EST) — Apollo 16 explorers drove halfway up a Moon mountain today, dodging huge boulders, to reach the highest point on the Moon ever visited by man. They were pleased with the accomplishment but disappointed in not finding more crystalline rock. Continue reading Moon explorers take rough mountain ride 40 years ago this hour (1972)