Video: 'Madonna ,HD,Like A Virgin ,MTV Video Music Awards 1984, HD 720p'
(Friday, September 14, 1984, 9:00 p.m. EDT) — The first MTV Video Music Awards were held tonight at New York’s Radio City Music Hall. Continue reading Madonna’s ‘Virgin’ performance steals show at first MTV Video Music Awards 30 years ago this hour (Sep 14 1984)
Video: 'World War II Pacific Peleliu'
(Friday, September 15, 1944, 8:32 a.m. PWT; during the Battle of Peleliu, part of the Pacific War of World War II) — U.S. Marines landed today in the Palau Islands, launching the Battle of Peleliu, codenamed Operation Stalemate II, fought to capture an airstrip on the small coral island. Continue reading Americans invade Japanese-occupied Palau Islands 70 years ago this hour (Sep 15 1944)
Video: 'Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Opening/closing credits - Original.flv'
(Monday, September 14, 1964, 7:30 p.m. EDT) — Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, a science fiction television series about a futuristic nuclear submarine that is commissioned to investigate the mysteries of the seas, debuted tonight as a regular television series on ABC. It starred Richard Basehart and David Hedison (click here to watch promos for the first season).
Video: 'Léon: The Professional' trailer
(Wednesday, September 14, 1994) — Léon: The Professional, an English-language French thriller film about a professional assassin who rescues a young girl whose family were killed in a police raid, was released today in France.
Directed by Luc Besson, the film starred Jean Reno, Gary Oldman, Natalie Portman and Danny Aiello.
Video: 'The Beatles: Press Conference at the Madison Hotel in Boston, MA (1964)' (Sept. 14, 1964, airport arrival at 13:28=14:31)
(Monday, September 14, 1964, 4:36 p.m. EDT) — The Beatles arrived at Greater Pittsburgh Airport in their Lockheed Electra aeroplane this afternoon to begin the band’s 20th stop of it’s first full North American Tour. They were greeted by 4,000 fans, some of whom had been waiting since 9:00 a.m. Continue reading The Beatles arrive at Greater Pittsburgh Airport 50 years ago this hour (Sep 14 1964)
(Saturday, September 14, 1974) — “I Shot the Sheriff” by Eric Clapton peaked at #1 on today’s Billboard Hot 100 singles chart for one week.
(Saturday, September 14, 1974) — “I’m Leaving It All Up to You” by Donny and Marie Osmond peaked at #4 on today’s Billboard Hot 100 singles chart for one week.
(Saturday, September 14, 1974) — “I Saw a Man and He Danced with His Wife” by Cher peaked at #42 on today’s Billboard Hot 100 singles chart for one week.
Video: 'Destruction in coastal northeast USA from the 1944 "Great Atlantic Hurricane" (Fi...HD Stock Footage'
(Thursday, September 14, 1944) — The 1944 Great Atlantic hurricane passed close to North Carolina and Virginia today before heading up the northeastern U.S. coast. Nearly 400 people died, most at sea.
Video: 'Bevrijding 1944 Maastricht - www.zeuk.nl'
(Thursday, September 14, 1944; during World War II) — Maastricht today became the first Dutch city to be liberated by allied forces. Continue reading Allies liberate first Dutch city (Maastricht) 70 years ago today (Sep 14 1944)