Video: 'Dragnet' trailer
(Tuesday, June 23, 1987) — , an American buddy cop comedy film that’s both a parody of and homage to the long-running television crime drama of the same name, premiered today at the Paramount Pacific Theater in Hollywood. Dragnet Continue reading ‘Dragnet’ comedy film premieres in Hollywood 30 years ago #OnThisDay #OTD (Jun 23 1987)
Video: 'Gene Kelly and Ed Sullivan -1957'
(Sunday, June 23, 1957, 8:00-9:00 p.m. EDT) — Gene Kelly promoted his film on The Happy Road tonight’s edition of the CBS-TV variety show live from the Marine Amphitheater at Jones Beach, Long Island, New York. The Ed Sullivan Show Continue reading Gene Kelly performs on ‘The Ed Sullivan Show’ 60 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Jun 23 1957)
(Monday, June 23, 1947, 3:17 p.m. EDT) — The Senate by 68 to 25 joined the House today in overriding President Harry S. Truman’s veto of the Labor Management Relations Act of 1947, better known as the Taft-Hartley Act, designed to limit the power of organized labor ( click here to watch “Target Labor And Taft-Hartley” video).
Video: '1967 Glassboro Summit'
(Friday, June 23, 1967, 11:22 a.m. EDT; during the — President Lyndon B. Johnson, Soviet Premier Alexei Kosygin and their advisers opened a three-day summit Vietnam War, part of the Indochina Wars and the Cold War) today at Glassboro State College in New Jersey, talking for five-and-a-half hours about the Middle East, Vietnam and arms control. Continue reading LBJ hosts Soviet Premier Alexei Kosygin at Glassboro Summit Conference 50 years ago this hour #OnThisDay #OTD (Jun 23 1967)