Daily Archives: January 8, 2018

‘Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau’ debuts 50 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Jan 8 1968)


Video: 'The Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau - Sharks'

(Monday, January 8, 1968, 7:30-8:30 p.m. EST)The Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau, a nonfiction documentary television series focusing on marine biodiversity, debuted tonight on ABC. Continue reading ‘Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau’ debuts 50 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Jan 8 1968)

‘(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay’ by Otis Redding released 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Jan 8 1968)


Video: 'Otis Redding - (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay (Official Video)'

(Monday, January 8, 1968) — “(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay” by Otis Redding was released today on Stax Records’ Volt label almost a month after the singer’s accidental death in a plane crash at age 26. Continue reading ‘(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay’ by Otis Redding released 50 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Jan 8 1968)

Wilson outlines Fourteen Points for lasting peace 100 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Jan 8 1918)


Video: 'Wilson's 14 Points & League of Nations Explained'

(Tuesday, January 8, 1918, noon EST) — U.S. President Woodrow Wilson outlined his Fourteen Points, a statement of principles for peace that was to be used for negotiations to end World War I, before a joint session of Congress today in Washington, D.C. Continue reading Wilson outlines Fourteen Points for lasting peace 100 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Jan 8 1918)