Monthly Archives: June 2015

The Beatles perform again at Teatro Adriano in Rome 50 years ago this hour (June 27 1965)


Video: 'The Beatles - Live At Rome, June 27 1965 (Evening Show)'

(Sunday, June 27, 1965, 9:30 p.m. CEST) — The Beatles performed the second of four shows (over two consecutive days) tonight at Teatro Adriano in Rome, Italy, the band’s tenth concert of their 1965 European Tour. Continue reading The Beatles perform again at Teatro Adriano in Rome 50 years ago this hour (June 27 1965)

‘Race with the Devil’ opens across North America 40 years ago today (June 27 1975)


Video: 'Race with the Devil' trailer

(Friday, June 27, 1975)Race with the Devil, an occult thriller and action film about two vacationing couples who witness a satanic sacrifice and suddenly find their lives threatened, opened today in U.S. theaters.

Directed by Jack Starrett, the film starred Peter Fonda, Warren Oates, Loretta Swit, Lara Parker and R.G. Armstrong.

President Truman closes UN Conference with plea to translate charter into deeds 70 years ago this hour (June 26 1945)


Video: 'UN Charter signed in San Francisco Conference and US President Harry S. Truman ad...HD Stock Footage'

(Wednesday, June 26, 1945, 5:28 p.m. PDT; on the Western Front and Eastern Front during World War II) — The United Nations Conference ended this afternoon with a demand by President Truman to translate the lofty words of the new world Charter into worthy deeds ringing in the ears of the delegates from fifty nations who signed it today. Continue reading President Truman closes UN Conference with plea to translate charter into deeds 70 years ago this hour (June 26 1945)