"Vietnam: A Television History: America's Mandarin: 1954-1963" (LBJ @ 22:48)
(Friday, May 12, 1961) — U.S. Vice President Lyndon Johnson told South Vietnam’s National Assembly today the United States was ready immediately to help South Vietnam increase its 150,000-man regular military forces by a substantial number.
“The Mind and the Matter” (part one)
(Friday, May 12, 1961, 10 p.m. ET) — Mr. Archibald Beechcroft (Shelley Berman) uses mental powers to change the world he lives in on tonight’s episode of The Twilight Zone. Continue reading Tonight on TV: ‘The Twilight Zone’
(Wednesday, May 12, 1971) — Mick Jagger married Bianca Perez Morena de Macias today in St. Tropez, France. Guests included other members of the Rolling Stones, plus Eric Clapton, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr and Stephen Stills.