2004: Former President George H. W. Bush celebrates his 80th birthday by skydiving.
1997: First inter-league baseball game.
1997: At the Music Video Awards, Areosmith wins Best Rock Video for Falling in Love. Best New Artist is Fiona Apple.
1996: A federal court overturns current U.S. law defining indecency on the Internet.
1994: Angels in America wins the Tony Award for Best Stage Drama.
1981: 750,000 anti-nuclear demonstrators rally in New York’s Central Park.
1981: Raiders of the Lost Ark with Harrison Ford premieres.
1982: The third baseball strike in history begins, and will last 50 days.
1978: David Berkowitz, the Son of Sam serial killer, is sentenced to life in prison.
1978: The House of Representatives permits live radio coverage.
1971: Tricia Nixon, daughter of the President, marries Edward Cox.
1967: South Carolina rescinds law against interracial marriage.
1965: Epic losses. The movie Cleopatra debuts.
Some previous movie incarnations
1954: Bill Haley’s Rock Around the Clock is released.
Watch the early video→ROCK