Video: 'Silkwood' trailer
(Wednesday, December 14, 1983) — Silkwood, a drama film about a labor union activist who died in a suspicious car accident while investigating alleged wrongdoing at the Kerr-McGee plutonium plant where she worked, opened today at Loew’s Tower East in New York City. Continue reading ‘Silkwood’ opens in U.S. theaters 30 years ago today (12/14/1983)
(Saturday, December 14, 1963) — “Louie Louie” The Kingsmen peaked at #2 on today’s Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart for six weeks. In 2004, Rolling Stone ranked the song #54 on their list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.
(Saturday, December 14, 1963) — “Little Red Rooster” Sam Cooke peaked at #11 on today’s Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart for one week.
Video: 'BEATLES 19631214 Wimbledon'
(Saturday December 14, 1963, 3:00 p.m. GMT) — The Beatles gave a special concert today for members of their Southern Area at the Wimbledon Palais in London (click here to watch a longer, silent video from this day). Continue reading The Beatles perform at Wimbledon Palais in London 50 years ago this hour (1963)