Video: 'mash.wmv' (Sep. 22, 1973, clip)
(Monday, May 28, 1974, 9:00 p.m. EDT) — M*A*S*H dominated the 26th Primetime Emmy Awards today, winning four awards, including Outstanding Comedy Series (for the first and only time, despite a record 11 nominations). Continue reading ‘M*A*S*H,’ ‘Upstairs, Downstairs’ big winners at Emmy Awards 40 years ago this hour (May 28 1974)
Video: 'Paul McCartney - Rock in Rio (Portugal '2004)'
(Friday, May 28, 2004, around 9:30 p.m. WEST) — Former Beatle Paul McCartney performed tonight in Lisbon, Portugal at the Parque Bela Vista on the second stop of his ’04 Summer Tour of Europe, which would continue through June 26, 2004.
(Saturday, May 28, 1994) — “I’ll Remember” by Madonna peaked at #2 on today’s Billboard Hot 100 singles chart for four weeks. It was Madonna’s 26th of 38 top ten hits on the chart (1984-2012).
Video: 'The Dionne Quintuplets'
(Monday, May 28, 1934) — The Dionne quintuplets — Annette, Cecile, Emilie, Marie and Yvonne — were born to Elzire Dionne today at the family farm in Ontario, Canada. Of the five, Annette and Cecile are still living.
Video: 'Ten Days to D-Day 1/7' (May 28, 1944, at 2:36-10:01)
(Sunday, May 28, 1944, 7:00 a.m. British Double Summer Time (BDST)/1:00 a.m. Eastern War Time(EWT); 9 days before the Normandy landings on the Western Front of World War II) — All over Britain, tens of thousands of troops who will spearhead the D-Day landings are on the move today. Their job is to lead the way for the Allied invasion force against Nazi-occupied continental Europe.