(Saturday, October 5, 2002) — A Moment Like This by Kelly Clarkson was the #1 song on today’s Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart for two weeks (October 5/12, 2002).
Video: 'George Harrison & Ravi Shankar - Ride Rajbun'
(Monday, October 5, 1992) — The Bunbury Tails, a musical album based on a series of cartoon books about a team of rabbit cricket players called The Bunburys, was released in the UK today. The album included Ride Rajbun by George Harrison, his son Dhani and Ravi Shankar.
Video: 'Dr. No' trailer
Directed by Terence Young, the film starred Sean Connery as Agent 007, Joseph Wiseman, Ursula Andress, Jack Lord and John Kitzmiller.
Audio: 'Love Me Do
(Friday, October 5, 1962) — The Beatles today released their first single in England on Parlophone R4949: Love Me Do backed with P.S. I Love You. Continue reading The Beatles release their first single ‘Love Me Do/P.S. I Love You’ 50 years ago today (1962)
Video: 'Baseball World Series 1942'
(Monday, October 5, 1942) — The St. Louis Cardinals won the 1942 World Series today, beating the New York Yankees 4-2 at Yankee Stadium in Bronx, New York, in the fifth and deciding game. It was the Cardinals’ fourth World Series title and the first played since the U.S. had entered World War II.
Video: 'Wild West - The Dalton Gang's Last Raid, 1892'
(Wednesday, October 5, 1892) — The Dalton Gang, notorious for its train robberies, was practically wiped out today while attempting to rob a pair of banks in Coffeyville, Kansas.