This Day In U2 History

August 14

U2 History on this Day

  • U2 hold their first ever concert in the Czech Republic. (1997)
  • U2 break an attendance record at Wembley Stadium as 88,000 fans show up for their first show in London. (2009)

U2 Shows on This Day

  • Phoenix Park, Dublin, Ireland (1983) [U2]
  • Roundhay Park, Leeds, England (1993) [U2]
  • Strahov Stadium, Prague, Czech Republic (1997) [U2]
  • National Exhibition Centre Arena, Birmingham, England (2001) [U2]
  • Estadio Jose Alvalade, Lisbon, Portugal (2005) [U2]
  • Wembley Stadium, London, England (2009) [U2]
  • O'Donoghue's Pub, Dublin, Ireland (2010) [Bono] For Sean Penn's 50th birthday Bono joins old friend Simon Carmody to perform "Drinkin' in the Day."

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