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Number of Records Matching Query: 35
 
SHEA STADIUM - THE BEATLES
EVENT
 
Event Date: Sunday 15 August 1965
Description: On Sunday, August 15, 1965, The Beatles opened their 1965 North American tour
Summary: Shea Stadium was a stadium in the New York City and home to New York Mets from 1964 to 2008. In 1965, The Beatles opened their 1965 North American tour there to a record audience of 55,600. They appeared again ogain on 23 August 1966.

WOODSTOCK MUSIC FESTIVAL
EVENT
 
Event Date: Friday 15 August 1969
Description: It is widely regarded as one of the most pivotal moments in popular music history
Summary: The Woodstock Festival was a music festival, billed as "An Aquarian Exposition: 3 Days of Peace & Music". It was held at Max Yasgur's 600-acre dairy farm in the Catskills near the hamlet of White Lake in the town of Bethel, New York, from August 15 to August 18, 1969.

NUMBER 1 UK SINGLE 1964
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 August
Summary: MANFRED MANN. "DOO WAH DIDDY DIDDY"

MARIA ELENA HOLLY
EVENT
 
Event Date: Friday 15 August 1958
Description: Marries Buddy Holly in 1958 in Lubbock, Texas
Summary: Marķa Elena Holly (born December 20, 1932) is the widow of rock and roll pioneer Buddy Holly. She owns the rights to his name, image, trademarks, and other intellectual property. Married Buddy Holly in 1958.

GEORGE HARRISON
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 August
Summary: " I ME ME MINE" HIS AUTOBIOGRAPHY RELEASED. 1980

THOMAS EDISON
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 August
Summary: RECORDS THE WORDS "MARY HAD A LITTLE LAMB" 1877

THE BEATLES
EVENT
 
Event Date: 15 August
Summary: PLAY AT SHEA STADIUM. 1965. NEW YORK CITY. 1965

PETER YORK
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 15 August 1942
Description: Drummer, UK

FLOYD ASHTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 15 August 1933
Description: Vocalist, USA

BOBBY HELMS
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 15 August 1936
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

JACKIE BRENSTON
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 15 August 1930
Description: Saxophonist, USA

BEN AFFLECK
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 15 August 1972
Description: Actor, USA

HARRY AKST
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 15 August 1894
Description: Composer of songs, USA

TOMMY ALDRIDGE
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 15 August 1960
Description: Drummer, USA

DON RICH
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 15 August 1941
Description: Guitarist, USA

BUSTER BROWN
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 15 August 1915
Description: Vocalist, USA

ETHEL BARRYMORE
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 15 August 1879
Description: Actress, USA

BOBBY CALDWELL
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 15 August 1951
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Pianist,USA

SHAN PALMER
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 15 August 1938
Description: Vocalist, UK

OSCAR PETERSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 15 August 1925
Description: Pianist, Composer , Canada

ROSE MADDOX
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 15 August 1926
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

GEORGE GARANIAN
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 15 August 1934
Description: Saxophonist, USA

CHARLES TOBIAS
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 15 August 1898
Description: Composers of songs. USA

ROSE MARIE
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 15 August 1923
Description: Vocalist, Actress, USA

DEBRA MESSING
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 15 August 1968
Description: Actress, USA

JOE HINTON
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 15 August 1968
Description: Vocalist

JOE SENECA
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 15 August 1996
Description: Vocalists, Composer, Actor

ED ROBERTS
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 15 August 1993
Description: Vocalist, USA

THOMAS WAYNE
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 15 August 1971
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, USA

STICK MCGHEE
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 15 August 1961
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

JERRY WEXLER
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 15 August 2008
Description: Record producer, USA

WILL ROGERS
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 15 August 1935
Description: Actor, Columnist,Entertainer, Humerist. USA

JANE HARVEY
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 15 August 2013
Description: Vocalist, USA

NORMAN PETTY
DIED
 
Event Date: Wednesday 15 August 1984
Description: Musician, Songwriter, Record Producer

JIM DICKINSON
DIED
 
Event Date: Wednesday 15 August 2012
Description: Record producer, pianist, and singer

 
 
 
 

 
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