Video: 'President John F. Kennedy's 63rd News Conference - October 31, 1963'
(Thursday, October 31, 1963, 4:00 p.m. EDT; during the Cold War and Space Race) — U.S. President John F. Kennedy told a news conference today that he “would not make any bets at all upon Soviet intentions” despite Premier Khrushchev’s statement that his country would not race to the moon but, rather, would profit from American experience in that field. Continue reading Kennedy questions whether Soviet Union abandoning moon race 50 years ago this hour (1963)
Video: 'Paul McCartney - Pipes Of Peace (Full Album)'
(Monday, October 31, 1983) — Pipes of Peace, the fifth solo studio album by ex-Beatle Paul McCartney was released today in both the U.S. and UK, featuring two duets with Michael Jackson and ex-Beatle Ringo Starr on drums for some of the tracks.
Video: 'BEATLES Too Much Monkey Business 1962 1963 1964 Rare Footage!' (Oct. 31, 1963, at 2:16)
(Thursday, October 31, 1963, evening) — The Beatles touched down at London Airport this evening from Stockholm, greeted by 10,000 fans standing outside in spite of heavy rain. Continue reading The Beatles arrive at London Airport from Stockholm 50 years ago tonight (1963)
Video: 'Interview with The Beatles for Swedish radio [Part 2]'
(Thursday, October 31, 1963, morning) — Before The Beatles left Stockholm today, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr gave an interview to TV and radio producer/presenter Klas Burling, whom The Beatles had befriended on the group’s tour of Sweden
Video: 'The Beatles "Drop In" Swedish TV show 1963'
(Wednesday, October 30, 1963, 7:00 p.m. CEST) — The Beatles recorded an appearance tonight on the Sveriges television music show Drop In in front of a studio audience at the Narren-teatern (arena theatre), a small theatre in Stockholm’s Gröna Lund amusement park for airing on Nov. 3, 1963, at 7:00 p.m. Continue reading The Beatles record appearance for Swedish TV’s ‘Drop In’ 50 years ago this hour (1963)
(Saturday, October 30, 1943) — “Pistol Packin’ Mama” by Al Dexter was the #1 song on today’s Billboard National List of Best Selling Retail Records chart for one week.
(Saturday, October 29, 1983) — “Islands in the Stream” by Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton peaked at #1 on today’s Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart for two weeks (Oct. 29, Nov. 5, 1983).
(Saturday, October 29, 1983) — “This Time” by Bryan Adams peaked at #24 on today’s Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart for one week.
(Saturday, October 29, 1983) — “Mama” by Genesis peaked at #73 on today’s Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart for one week.
Video: 'Paul & Linda McCartney on The Late Late Breakfast Show '1983'
(Saturday, October 29, 1983, 5:50-6:35 p.m. UTC) — Ex-Beatle Paul McCartney and his wife Linda made their first live television studio appearance in ten years today on the variety show The Late Late Breakfast Show, hosted by the DJ Noel Edmonds and transmitted from the BBC Television Centre in Wood Lane, London, on BBC1.