Welcome to The Time Tunnel, a time when life was full of ups and downs, and crazy turnarounds. No matter who you are, or where you were raised everyone has their story… good, fair, or not so good but my mission is to brighten your days with music and historical events that you may have forgotten.
On this day October 15
1977 “Serpentine Fire” single released by Earth, Wind & Fire (Billboard Song of the Year 1978)
1964 St Louis Cardinals beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 3 in 61st World Series.
1966 Black Panther Party created by Huey P. Newton and Bobby Seale.
1968 American sprinter Wyomia Tyus wins her second consecutive Olympic 100m title with a world record 11.08s, for the gold medal at the Mexico City Games.
1979 NY Knicks retire 2nd number, # 10, Walt Frazier.
1966, The Four Tops started a two week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with ‘Reach Out And I’ll Be There’. The group’s second US No.1 and their first No.1 in the UK.
1965, Jimi Hendrix signed his first recording contract in the UK, where he would received $1 and a 1% Royalty on all of his recordings.