This Day In U2 History

June 17

World Events

  • Paul McGuinness is born in Rinteln, West Germany. (1951)

U2 History on this Day

  • On a chart dated June 17, “Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me” peaks on the Official UK Charts at #2. (1995)

All Releases Containing U2 on This Day

U2 Shows on This Day

  • Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena , Los Angeles, California (1983) [U2]
  • Müngersdorfer Stadion, Cologne, Germany (1987) [U2]
  • Glastonbury Festival, Worthy Farm, Pilton, England (1989) [Adam Clayton]

    Adam Clayton makes a guest appearance with the Hothouse Flowers on “Feet on the Ground” at the Glastonbury festival.

  • Sheffield Arena, Sheffield, England (1992) [U2]
  • Madison Square Garden, New York, NY, USA (2001) [U2]
  • Angel Stadium, Anaheim, CA, USA (2011) [U2]
  • Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada (2015) [U2]
  • Capital One Arena, Washington, DC, USA (2018) [U2]

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