This Day In U2 History

December 05

U2 History on this Day

  • U2 is due to kick off their first North American tour with a show at the Penny Arcade in Rochester, New York, but for some reason the concert is cancelled and does not happen. (1980)
  • On a chart dated December 5, “Who’s Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses” peaks on the Official UK Charts at #14. (1992)

U2 Single Releases on This Day

All Releases Containing U2 on This Day

U2 Shows on This Day

  • Rock Garden, Covent Garden, England (1979) [U2]
  • Fountain Street Church, Grand Rapids, MI, USA (1981) [U2]
  • Lyceum Ballroom, London, England (1982) [U2]
  • DAR Constitution Hall, Washington, DC, USA (1984) [U2]
  • Tampa Stadium, Tampa, FL, USA (1987) [U2]
  • Irving Plaza, New York, NY, USA (2000) [U2]

    U2 play a promotional show for radio broadcast at Irving Plaza.

  • TD Garden, Boston, MA, USA (2005) [U2]
  • Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan (2019) [U2]

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