Video: 'THE BYRDS "Mr. Tambourine Man" on The Ed Sullivan Show'
(Sunday, December 12, 1965, 8:00-9:00 p.m. EST) — The Byrds performed “Mr. Tambourine Man” on tonight’s live edition of the CBS-TV variety show from CBS Studio No. 50 in New York City. The Ed Sullivan Show Continue reading The Byrds perform on ‘The Ed Sullivan Show’ 50 years ago this hour (Dec 12 1965)
Video: 'Gerald Ford - Assassination Attempts (02)' (Sept. 22, 1975, at 1:08)
(Friday, December 12, 1975, 10:05 a.m. PST) — Sara Jane Moore asked a federal court in San Francisco today to allow her to plead guilty to trying to kill President Gerald R. Ford on Sept. 22, 1975. Continue reading Moore pleads guilty to shooting at President Ford 40 years ago this hour (Dec 12 1975)
(Saturday, December 12, 1925) — The first motel, the Motel Inn of San Luis Obispo (originally known as the Milestone Mo-Tel), opened today in San Luis Obispo, California.
Video: 'Sinatra Biography' (6 videos)
(Sunday, December 12, 1915) — Singer, actor, and producer Francis Albert Sinatra was born today in an upstairs tenement at 415 Monroe Street in Hoboken, New Jersey, the only child of Italian immigrants Natalina “Dolly” Garaventa and Antonino Martino “Marty” Sinatra.
Video: 'Air Crash Investigations Mayday 11x03 Split Decision Arrow Air Flight 1285'
(Thursday, December 12, 1985, 6:46 a.m. NST) — 248 American soldiers and eight crew members were killed today when an Arrow Air charter crashed after takeoff from Gander, Newfoundland.