Video: 'Paul McCartney - Secret Website gig 2002'
(Saturday, October 12, 2002) — Ex-Beatle Paul McCartney performed today at New Orleans Arena in New Orleans during the second leg of his Driving World Tour, recording The Secret Website Show for public viewing in December.
Video: 'The Beatles meet Little Richard'
(Friday, October 12, 1962) — Little Richard played a gig tonight at The Tower Ballroom in New Brighton, Wallasey, England, with a then-unknown local band called The Beatles opening for him.
Video: 'Columbus Day Storm, Oct. 12, 1962 Anniversary'
(Friday, October 12, 1962) — The devastating Columbus Day Storm, a contender for the title of most powerful extratropical cyclone recorded in the U.S. in the 20th century, struck the Pacific Northwest today, resulting in some 50 deaths. Continue reading Columbus Day Storm batters U.S. West Coast 50 years ago today (1962)
Video: 'You Are There - Columbus Discovers America'
(Friday, October 12, 1492, about 2 a.m.) — After a five-week voyage across the ocean, Italian explorer Christopher Columbus arrived today with his expedition in the present-day Bahamas, the first European to discovers The Americas. Continue reading Christopher Columbus discovers The Americas 520 years ago this hour (1492)