It was on this day that Apple Records produced its first single with a controversial image and Christopher Cross got his first #1 hit song.
1970: The Song That Broke Up the Beatles “The Long and Winding Road,” a ballad written by Paul McCartney, became the Beatles’ 20th and last #1 hit song for the … Continue Reading This Day in Pop Culture for June 13
2006: Disney/Pixar’s ‘Cars’ Hits the Roadway It was on this day that Disney/Pixar’s film, Cars premiered at Lowe’s Motor Speedway in Charlotte, North Carolina. A variety of racing stars including … Continue Reading This Day in Pop Culture for May 26
One year to the day after delivering his Beyond Vietnam speech, Martin Luther King Jr. was shot while standing outside of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee on this day in 1968.
The Beatles were spoofed, Toys R Us closed up shop and Niagara Falls went dry on this day in pop culture history.
On this day in pop culture history, The Beatles stated that they were more popular than Jesus and “People” Printed its first issue.
Pinocchio Becomes a Real Boy Walt Disney’s second full-length animated feature, Pinocchio was released on this day in 1940, but it should have been the third. After Snow White and … Continue Reading This Day in Pop Culture for February 7