Video: 'Paul McCartney - Hope Of Deliverance - Live In Anaheim California 1993 - New World Tour (unreleased)'
(Saturday, April 17, 1993) — Ex-Beatle Paul McCartney performed today at Anaheim Stadium in Anaheim, California, on the second stop of the North America leg of his The New World Tour.
Video: 'Yamamoto Shot Down (footage from both sides)'
(Sunday, April 18, 1943, 9:35 a.m. local time; during — Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto, commander-in-chief of the Japanese Combined Fleet and mastermind of the sneak attack on the U.S. fleet at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, was killed today as his Operation Vengeance, part of Solomon Islands campaign, part of the Pacific Theater of World War II) plane was shot down by U.S. fighters while approaching Bougainville in the Solomon Islands.
(Saturday, April 17, 1993) — “Simple Life” by Elton John peaked at #30 on today’s Billboard Hot 100 singles chart for one week.
Video: 'Fedex and UPS Documentary' (April 17, 1973 at 3:44)
(Tuesday, April 17, 1973) –Federal Express (later FedEx) began operations today as 14 Dassault Falcon 20s carrying 186 packages took off from Memphis International Airport, bound for 25 U.S. cities.
Video: Apr. 17, 1973 (at 16:26)
(Tuesday, April 17, 1973; during the — U.S. President Richard Nixon, aware that White House Counsel John Dean is talking to the Watergate investigators, asks Dean to resign, passing him a drafted letter written in the form of a confession. Nixon also tells Dean that he is also planning to remove two of his top aides Bob Haldeman and John Ehrlichman. Watergate scandal)