Video: 'Beatles-Big Night Out 1963'
(Sunday, September 1, 1963) — The Beatles lip-synced to three songs (From Me To You, She Loves You and Twist And Shout) tonight before video cameras in Studio 1, Didsbury Studio Centre in Manchester, England, for broadcast on ITV’s Big Night Out on Sept. 7, 1963, at 7:40 p.m.
Video: 'BALLAD OF OLE´ BETSY-The Beach Boys'
(Monday, September 2, 1963) — The Beach Boys recorded eight new songs today at Western Recorders Studio in Hollywood for their fourth album Little Deuce Coup (the other four songs on the album would come from the previously released studio album Surfer Girl), including: Read more on The Beach Boys record eight songs for ‘Little Deuce Coupe’ album 50 years ago today (1963)…
Video: 'Walter Cronkite's First CBS Evening Newscast'
(Monday, September 2, 1963, Labor Day, 6:30 p.m. EDT; during the Vietnam War, part of the Indochina Wars and the Cold War) – The CBS Evening News with Walter Cronkite was expanded from 15 to 30 minutes, becoming network television’s first half-hour nightly newscast. The first program included a pre-recorded segment of Cronkite’s interview with U.S. President Kennedy. Read more on ‘CBS Evening News’ expands to 30 minutes, features JFK interview on Vietnam 50 years ago this hour (1963)…
Video: 'The World At War: Tough Old Gut Italy 2/5' (Sep. 3, 1943, at 3:39)
(Friday, September 3, 1943, 4:30 GMT; during the Allied invasion of Italy, part of the Italian Campaign of World War II) – Mainland Italy was invaded by the Allies today for the first time during World War II, as the British commanding General, Sir Bernard Montgomery, sent the first British and Canadian troops across the Messina Strait, from Sicily to the southern tip of Italy. Read more on Allied forces invade mainland Italy 70 years ago this hour (1943)…
Audio: 'The Beatles - Pop Go The Beatles Episode 13'
(Tuesday September 3, 1963, 2:00-4:30 p.m. BST) — The Beatles taped episode 13 of the BBC Light Programme Pop Go The Beatles today at Studio 2, Aeolian Hall in London. They recorded Too Much Monkey Business, Till There Was You, Love Me Do, She Loves You, I’ll Get You and The Hippy Hippy Shake for broadcast on Sept. 10, 1963, at 5:00 p.m. (A Taste of Honey, recorded this day between 5:00-7:30 p.m., was inserted into this show).
Video: 'The Treaty of Paris, 1783'
(Wednesday, September 3, 1783, during the American Revolutionary War) — The Treaty of Paris was signed today at the Hotel d’York in Paris, formally ending the American Revolutionary War between Great Britain on one side and the United States of America and its allies on the other.
Audio: 'The Beatles - Pop Go The Beatles Episode 14'
(Tuesday September 3, 1963, 5:00-7:30 p.m. BST) — The Beatles taped episode 14 of the BBC Light Programme Pop Go The Beatles today at Studio 2, Aeolian Hall in London. They recorded Chains, You Really Got A Hold On Me, Misery, Lucille, From Me To You and Boys for broadcast on Sept. 17, 1963, at 5:00 p.m. (A Taste of Honey was also recorded during this session, but was inserted into episode 13).