This Day In U2 History

October 02

U2 History on this Day

  • On a chart dated October 2, the live version of “I Will Follow,” recorded live from Hattem, peaks at #12 in the Dutch charts. (1982)
  • The Edge’s daughter, Sian Evans is born. (1997)

U2 Shows on This Day

  • Baggot Inn, Dublin, Ireland (1979) [U2]
  • Brannigan's, Leeds, England (1980) [U2]
  • The Forum, Hatfield, UK (1980) [U2]

    U2 make their first appearance on television outside of Ireland, on the Children’s television show White Light on Thames TV. The performance aired on October 6.

  • Rock City, Nottingham, England (1981) [U2]
  • Entertainment Center, Brisbane, Australia (1989) [U2]
  • City of Coimbra Stadium, Coimbra, Portugal (2010) [U2]

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