Sad...John Lennon was an English musician who gained worldwide fame as one of the founders of The Beatles, for his subsequent solo career, and for his political activism and pacifism. He was shot by Mark David Chapman at the entrance of the building where he lived, The Dakota, in New York City on 8 December 1980. Lennon had just returned from Record Plant Studio with his wife, Yoko Ono.
61 years ago today, the very first episode of “I Love Lucy” aired on CBS. Here’s some amazing color 8mm footage, shot by a member of the audience, during the filming of the sixth episode from that first season. This is rare stuff, indeed, and a must-watch for fans of the show.