|Harrison Events in History|
2002 Death - Barbara Grizzuti Harrison, American Writer
2001 Death - George Harrison, musician, The Beatles, dies at 58
2001 Death - Harrison A. Williams, Senator-D-New Jersey 1959 - 1982, died of heart disease
1998 Death - Don Harrison, Headline News anchor, dies at 61
1995 Death - Kathleen Harrison, actress (Fast Lady, Big Money), dies at 103
1995 Death - Peter Harrison Swan, bomber pilot/stockbroker, dies at 75
1994 Death - Wilbert Harrison, singer, dies at 65
1994 Death - Joan Harrison, English producer/Alfred Hitchcock's sect, dies at 83
1994 Death - John Harrison, South African correspondent (BBC), dies at 48
1993 Death - Lorin "Whitey" Harrison, surfer, dies at 80 of a heart attack
1993 Death - Harrison E. Salisbury, U.S. journalist (New York Times), dies at 84
1993 Death - Harrison Salisbury, American Journalist
1990 Death - Rex Harrison, actor (My Fair Lady), dies of cancer at 82
1989 Event - George Harrison releases "Cheer Down" and "Poor Little Girl"
1989 Event - George Harrison releases "Best of Dark Horse 1976 - 1989" album
1988 Event - George Harrison releases "This is Love"
1988 Event - George Harrison releases "When We Was Fab"
1987 Event - Harrison releases "Cloud 9" and McCartney releases "All the Best"
1987 Event - George Harrison releases "Got My Mind Set On You"
1982 Event - George Harrison releases "Gone Troppo" album
1982 Event - Senate begins debate on expulsion of Senator Harrison Williams D-New Jersey
1981 Death - Wallace K[irkman] Harrison, U.S. architect (UN), dies at 86
1981 Death - Ray Harrison, dancer (American Song), dies at 64
1981 Event - "Raiders Of The Lost Ark" starring Harrison Ford premieres
1981 Event - George Harrison releases "Somewhere in England"
1981 Event - George Harrison releases "All Those Years Ago" in the United Kingdom
1981 Event - Harrison A. Williams, Senator-D-New Jersey, convicted on FBI Abscam charges
1981 Event - Harrison A. Williams, Senator-D-New Jersey, convicted on FBI Abscam charges
1981 Event - George Harrison is ordered to pay ABKCO Music $587,000 for "subconscious plagiarism" "My Sweet Lord" with "He's So Fine"
1981 Event - Beatles McCartney, Starr and Harrison record a tribute to John Lennon
1979 Birthday - Mya, Mya Marie Harrison, American Musician
1979 Event - George Harrison releases "Faster"
1979 Event - George Harrison releases "Love Comes to Everyone"
1979 Event - George Harrison releases "George Harrison" album
1979 Event - George Harrison releases "Blow Away"
1978 Event - George Harrison marries Olivia
1978 Death - Harrison Kerr, composer, dies at 80
1978 Birthday - Dhani Harrison, George Harrison's 1st child
1977 Birthday - Randy Harrison, American Actor
1977 Event - Nigel Harrison replaces Gary Valentine as bassist of Blondie
1977 Event - George and Patti Harrison divorce
1977 Event - George Harrison releases "True Love"
1976 Event - George Harrison appears on Saturday Night Live
1976 Event - George Harrison releases "This Song"
1976 Event - A&M sues George Harrison who fails to meet deadline for LP completion
1976 Event - U.S. courts find George Harrison guilty of plagiarism for 'He's So Fine'
1976 Event - George Harrison found guilty of plagurizing "My Sweet Lord"
1976 Event - George Harrison sings lumberjack song with Monty Python
1976 Event - George Harrison releases "This Guitar (Can't Keep From Crying)"
1975 Event - George Harrison releases "Extra Texture" album in the United Kingdom
1974 Event - George Harrison releases his "Dark Horse" album in the United Kingdom
1974 Event - George Harrison releases "Ding Dong, Ding Dong"
1974 Death - June Harrison, actress (Land of the Lawless), dies at 48
1974 Event - George Harrison announces his concert tour of U.S. in November
1974 Birthday - Calvin Harrison, Orlando Florida, 200m/400m runner
1973 Event - George Harrison pays 1,000,000 pounds tax on his Bangladesh concert and album
1973 Event - George Harrison releases "Living in the Material World"
1973 Event - George Harrison's "Living in the Material World" goes gold
1973 Event - George Harrison releases "Give Me Love" in the United Kingdom
1972 Birthday - Rodney Harrison, NFL safety for the San Diego Chargers
1972 Event - Eugene Cernan and Harrison Schmitt leave the Moon
1972 Event - Astronauts Cernan and Harrison become 11th and 12th on Moon
1972 Event - Baltimore Roric Harrison is last AL pitcher to homer until interleague play 25 years later
1972 Birthday - Marvin Harrison, wide receiver for the Indianapolis Colts
1972 Event - George Harrison is involved in a minor car accident
1972 Birthday - Chris Harrison, guard, Detroit Lions
1972 Birthday - Harrison Houston, NFL wide receiver for the Chicago Bears
1971 Birthday - Tony Harrison, WLAF receiver for the Frankfurt Galaxy
1971 Birthday - Brandon Harrison, NFL wide receiver for the San Diego Chargers
1971 Event - George Harrison's concert for Bangladesh takes place in New York City
1971 Event - George Harrison releases "Bangladesh"
1971 Event - George Harrison is fined and his driving license is suspended for 1 year
1971 Event - "My Sweet Lord" by George Harrison hit #1 on United Kingdom pop chart
1971 Event - George Harrison releases "My Sweet Lord"
1970 Event - George Harrison releases his triple album set "All Things Must Pass"
1970 Event - George Harrison releases 3 album set "All Things Must Pass"
1970 Event - George Harrison releases "My Sweet Lord" single
1970 Death - Louise Harrison, mother of Beatle George, dies
1969 Event - George Harrison's "Something" is released in the United Kingdom
1969 Event - George Harrison and Patti Boyd are fined 250 pounds each for illegal drugs
1969 Birthday - Nolan Harrison, NFL defensive tackle, Oakland Raiders, Pittsburgh Steelers
1968 Event - George Harrison forms Singsong Ltd.
1968 Event - "Wonderwall" with George Harrison premieres at Cannes Film Festival
1968 Event - Beatles George Harrison and John Lennon and wives fly to India for transcendental meditation study with the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
1967 Birthday - Martin Harrison, NFL defensive end for the Minnesota Vikings
1967 Event - George Harrison is fined 6 pounds for speeding
1966 Event - Eric Clapton records guitar tracks for Harrison's "While My Guitar..."
1966 Event - George Harrison is impressed by Ravi Shankar's concert in London
1966 Event - Beatle George Harrison marries model Patti Boyd
1965 Event - 37th Academy Awards - "My Fair Lady," Rex Harrison and J Andrews win
1965 Birthday - Kenny Harrison, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, triple jumper
1965 Event - George Harrison has his tonsils removed
1964 Event - George Harrison's girlfriend Patti Boyd attacked by female Beatle fans
1964 Event - George Harrison changes his company's name from Mornyork to Harrisongs
1964 Event - George Harrison forms Mornyork Ltd music publishing company
1964 Event - Beatles begin filming "Hard Days Night," Harrison meets Patti Boyd
1963 Event - Decca signs Rolling Stones on advice of Beatle George Harrison
1963 Birthday - Schae Harrison, born in Orange, California, actress, Darla-Bold and Beautiful
1963 Event - George Harrison is impressed by unsigned group "Rolling Stones"
1963 Death - Julius Harrison, composer, dies at 78
1962 Death - William [Harrison] Faulkner, U.S. writer (Nobel 1949), dies at 64
1962 Event - Due to it's no black policy, Phillies leave Jack Tar Harrison Hotel and move to Rocky Point Motel, 20 miles outside Clearwater, Florida
1959 Birthday - Jenilee Harrison, born in Glendale, California, actress, Cindy-3's Company, Dallas
1959 Birthday - Cathryn Harrison, born in London, England, actress, Old Woman in Black Moon
1958 Event - George Harrison joins Quarrymen (Lennon-McCartney-Best-Sutcliffe)
1957 Death - Harrison Ford, silent screen actor (Rubber Tires), dies at 73
1950 Birthday - Gregory Harrison, Catalina California, actor, Trapper John, Logan's Run
1949 Birthday - Stephen Harrison Paulus, composer
1949 Birthday - Jerry Harrison, Milwaukee, rock keyboardist, Talking Heads
1947 Birthday - Lyndon Harrison, born in Britain, Baron Harrison, life peer, House of Lords, Member of the European Parliament 1989 - 1999
1946 Birthday - John Harrison, South Africa correspondent, BBC
1945 Birthday - Mike Harrison, keyboardist, Spooky Tooth-It's All About
1945 Birthday - Linda Harrison, born in Berlin, Maryland, actress, Bracken's World, Planet of Apes
1944 Birthday - Patti Boyd, born in Somerset, England, Mrs. George Harrison and Mrs. Eric Clapton
1943 Birthday - Bobby Harrison, born in England, rock drummer, Procol Harum-Conquistador
1943 Birthday - George Harrison, rocker, Beatle/Travelling Willberries-My Sweet Lord
1942 Birthday - Billy Harrison, Belfast Ireland, rock guitarist, Them
1942 Birthday - Harrison Ford, born in Chicago, Illinois, actor, Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Frantic
1937 Birthday - Jim Harrison, American Writer
1936 Birthday - Harold Innocent, HS Harrison, English actor, Tall Guy
1936 Birthday - Noel Harrison, London, singer and actor, Mark-Girl from UNCLE
1935 Birthday - Harrison H "Jack" Schmitt, Santa Rita, New Mexico, astronaut, Apollo 17
1934 Birthday - Harrison Birtwistle, British Composer
1929 Birthday - Wilbert Harrison, R and B singer, Kansas City
1929 Birthday - Wilbert Harrison, singer
1928 Death - Jane Ellen Harrison, scholar/archaeologist, dies
1927 Birthday - Sunset Carson, Michael Harrison, Plainview, Texas, actor, Cat of Rockies
1926 Birthday - Ernest Harrison, CEO, Racal Electronics
1925 Birthday - Harry [Maxwell] Harrison, UK, sci-fi author, Deathworld Trilogy
1925 Birthday - Harry Harrison, American Author
1923 Birthday - Harrison Dillard, Cleveland, 100m runner, 4 Gold Medals 1948, 1952 Olympics
1922 Birthday - John Paul Hammerschmidt, born in Harrison, Arkansas, Representative-R-Arkansas 1967 - 1993
1921 Birthday - John Harrison, British vice admiral/surgeon
1920 Birthday - Peter Harrison Swan, bomber pilot/stockbroker
1919 Birthday - Harrison A. Williams, born in Plainfield, New Jersey, Senator-D-New Jersey 1959 - 1982
1917 Birthday - Lou Harrison, born in Portland, Oregon, composer, Rapunzel
1916 Event - U.S. president Wilson signs Harrison Drug Act
1915 Birthday - Pamela Harrison, composer
1909 Birthday - Joan Harrison, screenwriter
1908 Birthday - Harrison E Salisbury, journalist/author, 50th Anniv of Soviet Union
1908 Birthday - Harrison Salisbury, American Journalist
1908 Birthday - Rex Harrison, Reginald Carey, England, actor, My Fair Lady, Cleopatra
1908 Birthday - Rex Harrison, born in England, actor, My Fair Lady, Dr. Doolittle
1902 Birthday - Gene Sarazen, Harrison, New York, PGA golfer, Masters 1935, U.S. Open 1922, 32
1901 Death - Benjamin Harrison, 23rd President (1889-1893), dies in Indianapolis at 67
1897 Birthday - Harrison Kerr, composer
1895 Birthday - Wallace K Harrison, Worcester Massachusetts, U.S. architect, UN, Lincoln Center
1895 Death - Harrison Millard, composer, dies at 64
1892 Death - Caroline Lavinia Scott Harrison, 1st lady (1889-1892), dies at 60
1892 Birthday - Kathleen Harrison, actress, Fast Lady, Big Money, West 11
1891 Event - President Benjamin Harrison visits San Francisco
1889 Event - President Harrison visits opening of Chicago Auditorium
1889 Event - President Harrison opens Oklahoma for white colonization
1889 Event - Benjamin Harrison inaugurated as 23rd president
1888 Event - Benjamin Harrison (R-Sen-Ind) beats President Grover Cleveland (D), 233 electoral votes to 168, Cleveland received slightly more votes
1888 Event - Republican Convention, in Chicago, nominates Benjamin Harrison
1885 Birthday - Julius Harrison, composer
1883 Birthday - Hubert Harrison, born in St. Croix, Virgin Island, writer/freedom fighter
1882 Death - William Harrison Ainsworth, English Novelist
1862 Event - Battle of Malvern Hill, Virginia (Harrison's Landing, Crew's Farm)
1861 Event - Battle of Balls Bluff, Virginia (Leesburg, Harrison's Island)
1858 Birthday - Mary Scott Lord Dimmick Harrison, 1st lady, 1889-1893
1849 Birthday - Elizabeth Harrison, U.S., educator, National Congress of Parents and Teachers
1841 Death - William Henry Harrison, becomes 1st President to die in office, at 68
1841 Event - Longest inauguration speech (8,443 words), William Henry Harrison
1840 Event - William H Harrison elected president of US
1837 Birthday - James Harrison Wilson, Major General Union volunteers
1834 Birthday - Nathaniel Harrison Harris, Brigadier General Confederate Army
1833 Birthday - Benjamin Harrison, born in North Bend, Ohio, R, 23rd President, 1889-1893
1832 Birthday - Henry Harrison Walker, Brigadier General Confederate Army
1832 Birthday - Caroline Lavinia Scott Harrison, 1st wife of Benjamin Harrison
1830 Birthday - Harrison Millard, composer
1818 Birthday - Lovell Harrison Rosseau, Major General Union volunteers
1815 Birthday - James Edward Harrison, Brigadier General Confederate Army
1814 Birthday - Francis Harrison Pierpont, governor, Union
1805 Birthday - William Harrison Ainsworth, English Novelist
1775 Birthday - Anna Symmes Harrison, Ohio, 9th 1st lady, 1841
1773 Birthday - William Henry Harrison, Virginia, Whigs, 9th President, March 4-April 4, 1841
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