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Presidential historian, 9 books. Contributor, , PBS . Born Chicago. Williams College. NY Times contribg columnist (HistorySource, incl. sports)
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Michael Beschloss 11h
First Super Bowl (1967) was played in one-third empty stadium (Los Angeles Coliseum):
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Michael Beschloss 11h
First Super Bowl ‘67 halftime show featured University of Michigan & Arizona marching bands:
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Michael Beschloss 11h
Halftime for first Super Bowl in 1967 was slightly lower-budget Al Hirt & his trumpet:
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Michael Beschloss 11h
First Super Bowl 1967 was only one broadcast live by 2 TV networks—NBC (Paul Christman) & CBS (Frank Gifford):
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Michael Beschloss 12h
Coin toss for Super Bowl 1985 was by President Reagan from White House (tails) same day he was sworn for 2nd term:
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Michael Beschloss 14h
Video: Harry Truman attacks JFK as too inexperienced to be President, July 1960 (5 mins):
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Michael Beschloss 14h
Video: JFK defends himself against Harry Truman’s charges of youth & inexperience, July 1960 (6 mins.)
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Michael Beschloss 15h
Vince Lombardi, in first Super Bowl, 1967, accepts trophy that now bears his name:
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Michael Beschloss 16h
First Super Bowl program—1967:
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Michael Beschloss 16h
Video: Ray Charles in Super Bowl ad for Diet Pepsi, 1991:
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Michael Beschloss 16h
Video: One of best Super Bowl ads in history—Coca-Cola & Mean Joe Greene, 1979:
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Michael Beschloss 17h
Beatles with Muhammad Ali in Miami after arriving in NYC for 1st American tour today 1964:
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Michael Beschloss Feb 7
Beatles arrive New York for first US tour today 1964: .
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Michael Beschloss Feb 6
In 1980, Reagan’s “I paid for this microphone” came 3 days before New Hampshire primary, just like this debate.
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Michael Beschloss Feb 6
Not sure arguing for eminent domain is road to White House.
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Michael Beschloss Feb 6
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