Video: ‘”Drive My Car” – RADD’
(Monday, February 7, 1994, 8:00 p.m. EST) — A video clip for “Drive My Car” by RAADD (Recording Artists Against Drunk Driving) was broadcast tonight during ABC-TV’s showing of the annual American Music Awards, featuring ex-Beatle Paul McCartney as the main vocalist with appearances by ex-Beatle Ringo Starr and many other artists.
Video: 'The Making of "The Beatles: The First U.S. Visit" - Part 1/5' (The Beatles inside The Plaza Hotel, Feb. 7, 1964, at 5:31)
(Friday, February 7, 1964, evening EST) — The Beatles were filmed tonight in their suite at the Plaza Hotel in New York City for the TV special What’s Happening! The Beatles in the U.S.A. Continue reading The Beatles filmed in their New York hotel suite 50 years ago this evening (Feb 7 1964)
(Friday, February 7, 1964, evening EST) — The Beatles were interviewed by Brian Matthew for the BBC’s Saturday Club radio program via telephone from London in their suite at the Plaza Hotel in New York City for airing the next day at 10 a.m. (click here to listen to the BBC program).
Video: 'Space Shuttle STS-41-B (STS-10) Post Flight Press Conference Film pt2-2 1984 NASA'
(Tuesday, February 7, 1984) — Space shuttle Challenger astronauts Bruce McCandless II and Robert L. Stewart went on the first untethered space walk today, which lasted nearly six hours.
Video: 'Blazing Saddles' trailer
(Thursday, February 7, 1974) — Blazing Saddles, a 1974 satirical Western comedy film about a black sheriff who takes on a corrupt town boss and a sultry saloon singer, opened today in American theaters, including the Sutton Theater in New York City.
Directed by Mel Brooks, the film starred Cleavon Little, Gene Wilder, Harvey Korman, Slim Pickens, Madeline Kahn, Brooks and Dom DeLuise.
(Monday, February 7, 1944) — Bing Crosby and the John Scott Trotter Orchestra recorded “Swinging on a Star” today for Decca Records in Los Angeles. It would appear in the film Going My Way.
Video: 'The Beatles - Press Conference at JFK Airport (1964)'
(Friday, February 7, 1964, 2:00 p.m. EST) — The Beatles cracked wise during a chaotic press conference today, shortly after their arrival at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport for their first visit of the United States.
Video: 'The Beatles Arrive in USA February 7, 1964 JFK Airport - YouTube.flv'
(Friday, February 7, 1964, 1:20 p.m. EST) — 3,000 screaming fans greeted The Beatles today as rock band from Liverpool, England, dressed in mod suits and sporting their trademark pudding bowl haircuts, touched down at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport for their first visit of the United States.
Video: 'Kid Auto Races at Venice (1914) - 1st Charlie Chaplin Movie Appearance as The Tramp - Henry Lehrman'
(Monday, February 2, 1914) — Kid Auto Races at Venice, a film starring Charles Chaplin in which his “Little Tramp” character makes his first appearance in a film exhibited before the public, premiered today in the U.S.
Directed by Henry Lehrman, the film also starred Lehrman, Frank D. Williams, Billy Jacobs, Charlotte Fitzpatrick, Thelma Salter and Gordon Griffith.
Video: 'The Baltimore Fire - Sleeping Corpse Revival'
(Sunday, February 7, 1904, 10:48 a.m.) — The Great Baltimore Fire began today in Baltimore that raged for about 30 hours and destroyed a major part of central Baltimore, including over 1,500 buildings covering an area of some 140 acres. 1,231 firefighters were required to bring the blaze under control. Five lost lives were later attributed indirectly to the fire.