Video: 'The Beatles play Milwaukee in 1964'
Video: 'The Beatles play Milwaukee in 1964' (press conference at 2:15)
(Friday, September 4, 1964, 5:00 p.m. CDT) — The Beatles, minus John Lennon who was resting in his room with a sore throat, held a press conference and granted interviews this afternoon and early evening at Coach House Motor Inn in Milwaukee during the band’s 12th stop of their first full North American Tour. Continue reading The Beatles hold a press conference in Milwaukee 50 years ago this hour (Sep 4 1964)
Video: 'Beatles in Indianapolis - Departure' (The Beatles depart at 1:04)
(Friday, September 4, 1964, 1:00 p.m. EDT) — The Beatles departed from Weir Cook Airport in Indianapolis this afternoon on a flight to Milwaukee, concluding the band’s 11th stop of their first full North American Tour.
(Monday, September 4, 1944; during World War II) — The British Second Army liberated Antwerp, Belgium, today with help from the local resistance. The port of Antwerp became a highly prized and heavily fought-over objective because Allied supply lines were heavily stretched and needed a deep-sea port nearer the front lines.