Video: 'Bobby Fuller - Mysteries & Scandals / Produced by Danny Schwartz & Alison Martino'
(Monday, July 18, 1966, at approximately 5:15 p.m. EDT) — Pop music singer and guitarist Bobby Fuller, 23, best known for his recording of “I Fought the Law,” was found dead today in his car, parked outside his apartment in Los Angeles. The cause of death was not determined.
Video: 'Paul McCartney Special (Press To Play)(1986)'
(Friday, July 18, 1986) — Former Beatle Paul McCartney performed and was interviewed today at EMI Studios in London for a BBC1 television special titled McCartney to promote his new album Press To Play for transmission on Aug. 29, 1986. Continue reading Paul McCartney interviewed for promotional TV special 30 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (July 18 1986)
Video: 'Titanic The Nightmare and the Dream'
(Friday, July 18, 1986) — The world got its first look at the wreckage of the RMS resting on the ocean floor as videotape of the British luxury liner, which sank in 1912, was released Titanic today by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. Continue reading First video of Titanic wreckage released 30 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (July 18 1986)
Video: 'Nadia Comaneci and the first perfect 10 outperformed modern technology'
(Sunday, July 18, 1976; during the — Romanian gymnast 1976 Summer Olympics) Nadia Comaneci, 14, received the first-ever perfect score of 10 today with her routine on uneven parallel bars. Comaneci would go on to receive six more 10s at Montreal. Continue reading Nadia Comaneci scores first perfect 10 in gymnastics at Olympics 40 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (July 18 1976)