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 Aug
15
THIS DAY IN HISTORY
1969
Woodstock festival opens in Bethel, New York
On this day in 1969, the Woodstock Music Festival opens on a patch of farmland in White Lake, a hamlet in the upstate New York town of Bethel. Promoters John Roberts, Joel Rosenman, Artie Kornfield and Michael Lang originally envisioned the festival as a way to raise funds to build a recording ... read more »
WOODSTOCK: 50 YEARS
Art, Literature, and Film History
1979
"Apocalypse Now" released in theaters  »