Bre’s Blast from the Past: October 9

 

Breanna Previdi ‘14

Business Manager

1916:

Babe Ruth, a member of the Boston Red Sox, pitches his team’s way to victory during the longest World Series baseball game (2-1) versus the Brooklyn Robins. (The game lasted for 14 innings.)

1965

: Chart Toppers included

1.”Yesterday”- The Beatles

 

2.”Treat Her Right”- Roy Head

 

3.”The In Crowd”- Ramsey Lewis

 

4.”Behind the Tear”- Sonny James

1986

: Broadway’s “Phantom of the Opera” premieres in London, England.

1990:

Radio stations around the world honor singer John Lennon by playing “Imagine.” It was the 10-year anniversary of his death by assassination.

1997:

The New York Rangers are the first NHL team to open the season with four straight ties.