96 records found for NBC NEWS SPECIAL
1957-09-24, NBC, 9 min.
NBC newsmen Frank McGee, David Brinkley, and Richard Harkness discuss the racial crisis in Little Rock, Arkansas.
1957-11-02, NBC, 13 min.
Highlights: Marshall Zhukov is criticized, degraded, and stripped of political authority, he is accused of being a "butcher", Khrushchev using supreme power, comment on this Russian crisis by NBC newsmen.
1958-01-31, NBC, 4 min.
Highlights: The US launches its first satellite, report from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Herb Kaplow reports.
1959-01-03, NBC, min.
A statement from President Eisenhower on Alaska becoming the 49th State, a description of the 49-star flag.
1959-08-27, NBC, 14 min.
Topics: President Eisenhower trip to Europe, Eisenhower visits Adenauer in Bonn comment on Khrushchev's proposed visit to the US in September, the future of Berlin, Eisenhower's trip to England. NBC correspondent, Frank McGee hosts.
1959-10-04, NBC, 7 min.
Russians launch a rocket to the moon considers it a "space station" will orbit the moon and return to earth, comment by Willy Ley Khrushchev winds up visit to Red China.
1960-10-07, NBC, min.
NBC newsman Frank McGee is the moderator for the second Nixon-Kennedy presidential debate telecast live from Washington DC.
1961-01-03, NBC, 6 min.
Cuban diplomatic break commentary by Frank McGee and other NBC newsmen.
1961-01-24, NBC, 6 min.
NBC News special on the pirate ship in the Caribbean. The "Santa Maria" is hijacked by Portuguese rebels against the Antonio Salaza government.
1962-01-20, NBC, min.
NBC newsman Frank McGee hosts a preview of the proposed orbital space flight by Major John Glenn.
1962-02-20, NBC, min.
An NBC news special on the flight of Colonel John Glenn. Host: Frank McGee NOTE: BOX SCORE IN SPACE RACE A COMPARISON OF THE ORBITAL FILGHTS OF American Astronaut John H. Glenn Jr., and the Russian astronauts Maj. Yuri A. Gagarian and Maj. Gherman Titov: Date GLENN TITOV GAGARIN Launch Feb. 20, 1962 Aug. 6, 1961 April 12, 1961 Altitude (Miles) 100-160 110-159 110-187.75 Distance (Miles) 81,000 435,000 26,000 Speed (MPH) 17,350 17,750 17,400 Flight Time 4 Hrs. 56 Min. 25 Hrs. 15 Min. 1 Hr. 45 Min. No. of Orbits Three 17 One Weight of Craft 4,200 lbs. 10,430 10,460 Craft Name Friendship 7 Vostok 2 Vostok 1 Rocket Thrust 360,000 lbs. 800,000 lbs. 800,000 lbs. Weightlessness 4 Hrs. 45 Mins. 24 Hrs. 59 Mins. 89.1 Mins.
1962-03-22, NBC, min.
The crisis in Algeria following a truce. Secret army (OAS) terrorizes country to keep it French.
1962-08-12, NBC, min.
A recap and discussion on the latest Russian space feat...twin spacemen, report from Moscow, discussion of U.S. position and future space plans
1962-10-22, NBC, min.
An NBC special report on the Cuban missile crisis.
1962-10-28, NBC, min.
Topics: The Cuban crisis, the Sino-Indian conflict. Ray Scherer reports.
1963-02-21, NBC, 9 min.
A special report on the New York City newspaper strike which has continued into the 11th week, comments by President Kennedy and others.
1963-04-09, NBC, 24 min.
A documentary on the Soviet-Red Chinese split. A look at current Communist concepts and conflicts, focusing on the discord be tween the USSR and Red China. Interviewed are Secretary of State, Dean Rusk, UN Ambassador Adlai Stevenson and Cuban revolutionary Che Guevara. Narrator: Chet Huntley.
1963-05-16, NBC, min.
An NBC special report on the spaceflight of astronaut Gordon Cooper. Also features President John F. Kennedy.
1963-06-18, NBC, min.
Britain's government crisis, the John Profumo sex-scandal.
1963-06-24, NBC, min.
Second-day coverage of President John F. Kennedy's trip to Germany. Also, "Harlem" will there be racial violence this summer?
1963-06-26, NBC, 16 min.
An NBC News Special Report on President Kennedy's fourth day of his trip to Germany. He also visits Berlin and at the wall gives a speech.
1963-09-25, CBS, 29 min.
The US Sub-Committee under Arkansas Senator John McClellan investigates organized crime in the United States such as the "Cosa Nostra." Comments by Attorney General Robert Kennedy. A special report broadcast on CBS Radio, AND NBC (Ray Scherer) . Joseph Valachi testifies. Roger Mudd narrates.
1964-10-16, NBC, min.
An NBC News special about the dethronement of Russian Premier Nikita Khrushchev.
1965-02-20, NBC, 14 min.
The latest news on the Ranger 8 spacecraft. Bill Ryan, Gabe Pressman, and Roy Neal report.
1965-02-20, NBC, min.
A special on the moon mission of the Ranger 8 spacecraft from Pasadena, California. Includes Gulf Oil commercials. Bill Ryan host.
1965-05-14, NBC, min.
Includes several commercials.
1966-02-20, NBC, 59 min.
Promos of four new NBC shows. Includes commercials.
1966-03-16, NBC, 45 min.
NBC's live coverage of the docking of the Gemini 8 space flight with astronaut Neil Armstrong aboard
1966-06-26, NBC, min.
NBC special on the civil rights march in Mississippi. Interviews with Dr. Martin Luther King, James Meredith, and Stokely Carmichael. Host: Frank McGee
1966-11-06, NBC, 38 min.
"WHAT'S GOING ON THERE?" A Republican news special with Richard Nixon talking to the people. Moderator: Edwin Newman.
1967-07-09, NBC, min.
A look at the American soldier fighting in Southeast Asia.
1967-11-24, NBC, min.
A vivid report on the very bloody battle. Interviews with courageous GI's who fought in the battle.
1967-11-24, NBC, min.
The battle for Dak-To, the bloodiest battle with the heaviest US casualties of the Vietnam war. An NBC News special.
1967-12-09, NBC, 32 min.
NBC Newsman John Chancellor reports from Athens, Greece on the Greek-Turkish conflict in Cyprus.
1967-12-22, NBC, 60 min.
The memoirs of field marshall Bernard Montgomery during the great 1942 British battle of the North African Campaign. Narrated by Edwin Newman.
1967-12-22, NBC, 53 min.
The memoirs of Field Marshall General Robert Montgomery. An NBC News special with host Edwin Newman. Includes commercials.
1968-02-03, NBC, 29 min.
The crisis in Vietnam. Also, a news update about the "Pueblo," and a confession from one of its officers. Saigon security issues are explored. Host: Wilson Hall.
1968-02-04, NBC, 29 min.
Duplicate of 15,531, airdate 2/3/68.
1968-03-16, NBC, 29 min.
More commentary on the Democratic Party race, Senator Eugene McCarthy holds a press conference, RFK News Conference played again.
1968-03-21, NBC, 00 min.
New York State Governor Nelson Rockefeller announces he's dropping out of the 1968 Presidential race.
1968-04-04, NBC, 30 min.
Live coverage of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, hosted by Chet Huntley.
1968-04-27, NBC, 35 min.
1200 guests attend a dinner for Vice President Hubert Humphrey who announces his candidacy for president of the United States. Humphrey speaks to the guests. Also, CBS news coverage with George Herman and an analysis of Humphrey's speech by Eric Sevareid.
1968-08-04, NBC, min.
A look at Vietnam draft resistors and President Johnson's reaction.
1968-10-11, NBC, 00 min.
Special live coverage of the Apollo 7 spaceflight.
1968-10-12, NBC, 1 min.
An NBC News update on the Apollo 7 mission with Frank McGee.
1969-03-16, NBC, 00 min.
A look at the importance of the Mediterranean to the United States and a possible confrontation with Russia. Host: Elie Abel.
1969-04-28, NBC, 60 min.
A special report on the resignation of French President Charles DeGaulle. Duplicate of # 8960.
1969-04-28, NBC, 60 min.
A special report on the resignation of French President Charles DeGaulle.
1969-07-15, NBC, 60 min.
Preview of the Apollo 11 space mission, including an examination of the history of space exploration, the development of space technology and man's thrusts into space. With Frank McGee reporter.
1969-07-24, NBC, 2 min.
Jim Hartz hosts this NBC special upon Apollo XI's successful return from the moon.