Video: 'The Beatles - Home Movies (1963)' (July 27, 1963, starting at 5:34)
(Saturday, July 27, 1963) — The Beatles were filmed today at their hotel and on the beach at Brean Down, England, where they dressed in Victorian bathing suits and went go-karting.
(Saturday, July 27, 1963) — “Just One Look” by Doris Troy peaked at #10 on today’s Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart for two weeks.
(Saturday, July 27, 1963) — “Ring of Fire” by Johnny Cash peaked at #17 on today’s Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart for two weeks. The track ranked #87 on Rolling Stone‘s list of The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.
Video: 'Korean War - PART 28, End of the War, 6.25' (truce takes effect at 9:14)
(Monday, July 27, 1953, 10:00 p.m. local time; during the — The guns of the Korean War Korean War, part of the Cold War) fell silent tonight as a truce ended 37 months of conflict on the Korean Peninsula. The last reported Allied barrage halted at 9:43 p.m. and then it was quiet. Continue reading Guns of war fall silent in Korea 60 years ago this hour (1953)