Daily Archives: February 22, 2014

‘It Happened One Night’ premieres in New York 80 years ago today (Feb 22 1934)


Video: 'It Happened One Night'

(Thursday, February 22, 1934)It Happened One Night, a screwball comedy film about a pampered socialite who tries to get out from under her father’s thumb and falls in love with a roguish reporter, premiered today at New York’s Radio City Music Hall.

Directed by Frank Capra, the film starred Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert and Walter Connolly.

Nearly 10,000 fans greet The Beatles’ return to London 50 years ago this hour (Feb 22 1964)


Video: 'The Beatles - "Beatles Welcome Home" Newsreel 1964 (HD 1080p RARE)'

(Saturday, February 22, 1964, 8:10 a.m. GMT) — After their successful first tour of America, The Beatles returned to London Airport this morning to be greeted by nearly 10,000 screaming fans. They had flown from Miami to New York, and from there back to London Airport, where they arrived half an hour later than scheduled. Continue reading Nearly 10,000 fans greet The Beatles’ return to London 50 years ago this hour (Feb 22 1964)