Video: 'We Can Work It Out' (at 3:55)
(Friday, May 17, 2002) — Ex-Beatle Paul McCartney performed tonight at National Car Rental Center in Sunrise, Florida, the 20th stop of his 20-city Driving USA Tour. Continue reading Paul McCartney performs at National Car Rental Center in Sunrise 10 years ago tonight (2002)
Video: 'Lawrence Welk Tribute 1903-1992 I've Told Every Little Star'
(Sunday, May 17, 1992) — Orchestra leader Lawrence Welk, who hosted TV’s The Lawrence Welk Show from 1955 to 1982, died today from pneumonia in Santa Monica, California, at age 89.
(Saturday, March 15, 1952) — by Leroy Anderson was the #1 song on today’s Billboard’s Best Sellers in Stores chart for the first of five weeks (May 17/24/31, June 7/14, 1952). Blue Tango
Video: 'New York Rising: Wall Street Marketplace'
(Thursday, May 17, 1792) — The New York Stock & Exchange Board (now called the New York Stock Exchange) was started today when 24 stockbrokers outside of 68 Wall Street in New York signed the Buttonwood Agreement under a buttonwood tree on Wall Street.