Video: 'Civil War Journal - The Battle of Franklin & Nashville' (Nov. 30, 1864, at 19:39)
(Wednesday, November 30, 1864, 4:30 p.m. local time; the Battle of Franklin, part of the Franklin-Nashville Campaign during American Civil War) — The Confederate Army of Tennessee led by General John Bell Hood mounted a dramatically unsuccessful frontal assault on Union positions commanded by John McAllister Schofield today around Franklin, Tennessee, with Hood losing six generals and almost a third of his troops.
Video: 'George Harrison - Live in Chicago, 11/30/74'
(Saturday, November 30, 1974, 2:00/8:00 p.m. CST) — Ex-Beatle George Harrison performed two shows today at Chicago Stadium in Chicago, Illinois, on the 17th stop of his 45-show “George Harrison & Friends North American Tour” in support of his new single “Dark Horse,” the title track of his new album, and Dark Horse Records. Continue reading George Harrison performs twice in Chicago 40 years ago today (Nov 30 1974)
Video 'Woman Struck by Meteorite | Smarter Every Day 84'
(Tuesday, November 30, 1954, 1:00 p.m. local time) — The Hodges Meteorite crashed through a roof today and struck a woman taking an afternoon nap In Sylacauga, Alabama, in the only documented case of a human being hit by a rock from space.
(Saturday, November 30, 1974) — “Wishing You Were Here” by Chicago peaked at #11 on today’s Billboard Hot 100 singles chart for two weeks.
(Saturday, November 30, 1974) — “I’ve Got the Music in Me” by The Kiki Dee Band peaked at #12 on today’s Billboard Hot 100 singles chart for one week.
Video: 'Ringo Starr - "Goodnight Vienna" [Full Album]'
(Saturday, November 30, 1974) — “Goodnight Vienna” by ex-Beatle Ringo Starr debuted at #70 on today’s Billboard 200 albums chart.
Video: 'John Lennon - "Not Only... But Also" - November 29, 1964'
(Sunday, November 29, 1964, 8:30 p.m. GMT) — The studio sequences for the Jan. 9, 1965, premiere of the BBC2’s series Not Only… But Also, featuring John Lennon of The Beatles, were videotaped this evening at Studio 1, Television Centre in London (the filmed piece was shot Nov. 20, 1964).
Video: '1864 Sand Creek Massacre 13 minutes' (Nov. 29, 1864, at 9:50)
(Tuesday, November 29, 1864; part of the Colorado War, American Indian Wars during American Civil War) — A Colorado militia killed at least 150 peaceful Cheyenne Indians today in the Sand Creek Massacre in present-day Kiowa County, Colorado.
Video: 'Thanksgiving 1974 Elton John John Lennon Madison Square Garden NYC.wmv'
(Thursday, November 28, 1974, Thanksgiving Day) — Ex-Beatle John Lennon made a surprise appearance at Elton John’s concert tonight at New York’s Madison Square Garden, fulfilling a wager between the two musicians. Lennon had agreed to Elton’s suggestion that if “Whatever Gets You Thru The Night” made it to number one in the charts (which it did on Nov. 16, 1974), they would perform together on this night. Continue reading John Lennon makes surprise appearance onstage with Elton John in New York 40 years ago tonight (Nov 28 1974)
Video: 'George Harrison - My Sweet Lord - Atlanta - 1974' (from evening show)
(Thursday, November 28, 1974, Thanksgiving Day) — Ex-Beatle George Harrison performed two shows today at The Omni in Atlanta, Georgia, on the 16th stop of his 45-show “George Harrison & Friends North American Tour” in support of his new single “Dark Horse,” the title track of his new album, and Dark Horse Records.