Video: 'Boston Tea Party' (three parts)
(Thursday, December 16, 1773, 7 p.m.; during the American Revolution) — The Boston Tea Party took place today as members of the Sons of Liberty disguised as Mohawk Indians boarded a British ship and dumped more than 300 chests of tea into Boston Harbor to protest the Tea Act.
Video: 'paul mccartney live in santiago 1993' (13 videos)
(Thursday, December 16, 1993) — Ex-Beatle Paul McCartney performed the final show of his The New World Tour tonight at the Estadio Nacional in Santiago, Chile.
It would turn out to be the final tour performance by McCartney’s wife, Linda (she would pass away Apr. 17, 1998), and his last tour for nine years.
Video: 'Papillon' trailer
(Sunday, December 16, 1973) — Papillon, a prison film about two Devil’s Island prisoners who devote all of their time to hatching escape plans, was released today in U.S. theaters.
Directed by Franklin J. Schaffner, the film starred Steve McQueen and Dustin Hoffman.
Video: 'Paul McCartney interview with Lesley Ash - THE TUBE (1983)'
(Friday, December 16, 1983, 5:31 p.m. GMT) — Ex-Beatle Paul McCartney was interviewed by Leslie Ash on tonight’s edition of The Tube on Channel 4. Continue reading Paul McCartney interviewed on ‘The Tube’ 30 years ago this hour (12/16/1983)