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(Monday, September 15, 1952, 9 p.m. EST) — Ricky wants Lucy to try working for a week, so she and Ethel get jobs at a candy factory on tonight’s season two premiere episode of the CBS-TV sitcom . This episode was named number 2 in I Love Lucy TV Guide‘s “100 Most Memorable TV Moments” in 1996.
Video: Sept. 15, 1972 (at 3:02)
(Friday, September 15, 1972, 5:27 p.m. EDT, during the — President Nixon, Chief of Staff H.R. Haldeman and White House staff attorney John Dean met today to discuss the cover up of the White House role in the Watergate break-in ( Watergate scandal) click here to hear the complete recording, click here to read the full transcript). Continue reading Nixon vows to take revenge on his enemies 40 years ago this hour (1972)
Video: Sept. 15, 1972 (at 2:07)
(Friday, September 15, 1972, during the — Two former White House aides, E. Howard Hunt and G. Gordon Liddy, and five other men were Watergate scandal) indicted by a federal grand jury today on charges of breaking into the headquarters of the Democratic National Committee to steal documents and install bugging devices. Continue reading Federal grand jury indicts seven in Watergate case 40 years ago today (1972)
(Saturday, September 15, 1962) — by The Four Seasons peaked at #1 on today’s Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart for five weeks (September 15/22/29, October 6/13, 1962). It was the first of five number one hits on the chart (1962-1976) for the group from Newark, New Jersey. Sherry
(Saturday, September 15, 1962) — by Dave “Baby” Cortez peaked at #10 on today’s Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart for one week. Rinky Dink
Video: Sept. 15, 1862 (at 42:35)
(Monday, September 15, 1862, during — Confederate General Robert E. Lee started to Maryland Campaign of the American Civil War) deploy his available forces today behind Antietam Creek, along a low ridge near Sharpsburg, Maryland.
Video: Sept. 15, 1972 (5:04)
(Friday, September 15, 1972, 5:00 p.m. local time, during the — South Vietnamese forces today Easter Offensive, part of the Vietnam War) regained control of Quang Tri City, ending North Vietnam’s three-plus month occupation of South Vietnam’s northernmost provincial capital, ending the Second Battle of Quang Tri. Continue reading South Vietnamese forces recapture Quang Tri 40 years ago this hour (1972)