Video: 'The Ninety-Second War' (part 1 of 2)
(Tuesday, January 18, 1972, 8:30 p.m. ET) — Several faces from the past reappear as McGarrett must stop Wo Fat from carrying out his plan, a ninety-second attack on a missile-tracking base on tonight’s episode of the CBS-TV police procedural drama Hawaii Five-0. Continue reading ‘The Ninety-Second War’ episode (part 2) airs on ‘Hawaii Five-0’ 40 years ago this hour (1972)
(Monday, January 7, 2002) — Former Beatle Paul McCartney appeared today on Entertainment Tonight to talk about Vanilla Sky, his theme for the new Tom Cruise film. Continue reading McCartney promotes ‘Vanilla Sky’ on ‘ET’ 10 years ago today (2001)
(Saturday, January 18, 1992) — No Son of Mine by Genesis peaked at #12 on today’s Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart for one week.
Video: John & Yoko on 'Douglas' show with actress Barbara Loden
(Tuesday, January 18, 1972) — John Lennon and Yoko Ono tape their second appearance today as co-hosts on the prestigious Emmy award-winning WBC (Westinghouse Broadcasting Corporation) afternoon talk show The Mike Douglas Show. Continue reading Lennon, Ono tape second appearance on ‘The Mike Douglas Show’ 40 years ago today (1972)
(Saturday, January 18, 1862, 12:15 a.m. local time) — John Tyler, the 10th president of the United States (1841-45), died today in Richmond, Virginia, at age 71.
Tyler, the first vice president to succeed to the office of President following the death of a predecessor, had joined the South in secession from the United States.