[News highlights compilation, 1963-1988]

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Compilation of major news events for the years 1963-88

35 tracks under 2 minutes each.

Most items are announced.

Tape one:
1. tone
2. 'Wahine' wrecked in Wellington Harbour 10/4/68
3. Abbotsford Landslip 8/8/79
4. Air New Zealand DC10 crashes into Mount Erebus 28/11/79
5. Waikato -Springbok game cancelled. Reporter Ewart Barnsley. 25/7/81
6. Norman Kirk becomes Prime Minister 25/11/72
7. Norman Kirk dies 31/8/74
8. Kaimai air crash 3/7/63
9. The Beatles arrive in Wellington 21/6/1964
10. Mount Eden Prison riots 20-21 July 1965
11. Inangahua earthquake 24/5/68
12. Bastion Point eviction 30/5/78
13. Dame Naomi James completes solo world trip 8/6/78
14. Wellington rail crash 24/3/80
15. Southland floods 13/10/78
16. Richard Nixon resigns 9/8/74
17. John Lennon Shot 8/12/80
18. Arthur Allan Thomas after being pardoned and released from jail 17/12/79
19. Assassination of President Kennedy 22/11/63

Tape two:
1. tone
2. Assassination of President Sadat of Egypt 7/10/1981
3. Keith Holyoake becomes Governor-General 26/10/1977
4. Idi Amin becomes President of Uganda for life 25/6/1976
5. Tania Harris anti-union march, Auckland 4/3/1981
6. President Reagan shot 31/3/1981
7. Tehran hostages return to Washington 28/1/1981
8. Under arm bowl in cricket test 2/2/1981
9. Suspected foot and mouth outbreak, Temuka 13/2/1981
10. Pope John Paul shot , Rome 14/5/1981
11. Telethon raises over five million dollars 28/6/1981
12. Verdict in the Mr Asia trial 14/7/1981
13. The Royal Wedding 29/7/1981
14. Jonestown mass suicides 19/11/1978
15. Earl Mountbatten killed by IRA bomb, Prince Charles comments 27/8/1979
16. "Skylab" crashes to earth, eyewitness accounts 13/7/1979
17. First man on the moon- relay from Houston and moon 21/7/1969
18. Lawson quinns born in Auckland, mother and father interviewed 27/7/1985

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Year 1963

Reference number 1587

Media type AUDIO

Collection Sound Collection

Ngā Taonga Korero Collection

Genre Radio news programs
Nonfiction radio programs
Radio programs
Sound recordings

Credits RNZ Collection
Sullivan, Jim, 1946-, Presenter
James, Naomi
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994
Lennon, John, 1940-1980
Thomas, Arthur (Arthur Allan)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963
Holyoake, Keith Jacka (b.1904, d.1983)
Amin, Idi, 1925-2003
Reagan, Ronald
Charles, Prince of Wales, 1948-
Mountbatten of Burma, Louis Mountbatten, Earl, 1900-1979
John Paul II, Pope, 1920-2005
Beatles (Musical group)
Mount Eden Prison (Mount Eden, Auckland, N.Z.)
Skylab Program

Duration 01:03:55

Date 01 Jan 1963

Subject Kirk, Norman Eric, 1923-1974 -- Death and burial
Sadat, Anwar, 1918-1981 -- Assassination
Springboks (Rugby team)
Wahine (Ship)
Express Crusader (Yacht)
Bastion Point (N.Z.)/New Zealand
Inangahua (N.Z.)/New Zealand
Kaimai Range (N.Z.)/New Zealand
Moon -- Exploration/MOON
United States
Aeronautics -- Antarctica -- Erebus, Mt.
Aircraft accidents -- Antarctica
Aircraft accidents -- New Zealand
Earthquakes -- New Zealand
Floods -- New Zealand -- Southland
Foot-and-mouth disease -- New Zealand
Landslides -- New Zealand -- Dunedin
Prime ministers -- New Zealand -- Death
Prisons -- New Zealand
Railroad accidents -- New Zealand
Royal weddings/Weddings
Space flight to the moon
Voyages around the world
Jonestown Mass Suicide, Jonestown

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