(Thursday, April 22, 1993) — The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM), the United States’ official memorial to the Holocaust, was dedicated today adjacent to the National Mall in Washington, D.C.
Dedication ceremonies included speeches by President Bill Clinton, Israeli President Chaim Herzog, Chairman Harvey Meyerhoff and Elie Wiesel (click here to watch video of ceremony).
Video: 'Paul McCartney-Give My Regards to Broad Street-Full Movie-HQ' ('Ballroom Dancing' sequence begins at 24:25)
(Friday, April 22, 1983) — Ex-Beatles Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr filmed the “Ballroom Dancing” scenes today at Elstree Studios in Borehamwood, England, for the movie Give My Regards To Broad Street. The film, directed by Peter Webb, was written and starred McCartney.
(Sunday, April 22, 1973, Easter Sunday; during the Watergate scandal) — Vacationing in his Key Biscayne, Florida home, U.S. President Richard M. Nixon called White House counsel John Dean today, hoping to appeal to Dean’s loyalty not to reveal any more, saying “I want you to know, John, you’re still my counsel.”