Daily Archives: June 18, 2016

Paul McCartney & Wings perform in Tucson, Arizona 40 years ago tonight (June 18 1976)

Video: 'Paul McCartney 34th BIRTHDAY, Tucson, AZ - June 18, 1976'

(Friday, June 18, 1976) — Former Beatle Paul McCartney (on his 34th birthday) and his band Wings performed tonight at the Convention Center in Tucson, Arizona, on the 20th stop of the 21-city, 31-show Wings Over America leg of his band’s Wings Over The World tour.

John F. Kennedy wins first congressional primary 70 years ago today (June 18 1946)

Video: 'Documentary American Experience JFK Like No Other Part I' (June 18, 1946, at 43:50)

(Tuesday, June 18, 1946)John F. Kennedy, seeking his first public office, won today’s Democratic primary for the 11th Congressional seat in Massachusetts, out polling his nearest rival Mike Neville 19,426 votes to 10,875 votes to face Republican Lester Bowen in the general election.