christine~ (eppylover) wrote,

A few historical events that occurred on June 25

A General George Custer SiteThe Smurfs Official Site

June 25

1876: Gen. George Custer and his force of 208 men
were annihilated by Chief Sitting Bull's Sioux warriors
at Little Big Horn in Montana

1925: Actress June Lockhart ("Lassie's mother") born

1928: Pierre "Peyo" Culliford (Smurfs creator) born

1945: Pop singer Carly Simon born

1949: Jimmie Walker DY-NO-MITE! born

1951: The first commercial color telecast took place as CBS transmitted a one-hour special (starring Arthur Godfrey, Ed Sullivan, and Faye Emerson) from New York to four other cities.

1963: Rock singer George Michael born

1964: Christine's brother Tim is born.

1965: The Beatles play Palazzo dello Sport, Genoa, Italy

1966: The Beatles play Grugahalle, Essen, Germany

1967: Thanks to the dedicated hard work and negotiations by Brian Epstein, The Beatles performed their new song "All You Need Is Love" during history's very first world-wide live international telecast

...via an actual outer space satellite!!!   ZOMFG

Wikipedia entry for 'All You Need Is Love'

Brian & Paul at the rehearsal

Brian & Paul at the rehearsal

Brian & Paul at the rehearsal

Brian at the rehearsal

Brian with Keith Moon and Anita Pallenberg at the rehearsal

Brian's Boys at the broadcast

June 25, 1967 ~~ Come back, Milly!

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Tags: beatles, brian epstein, history

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