This Day In U2 History

December 15

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U2 History on this Day

  • U2 begins filming the video for “New Year’s Day“ with Meiert Avis in Sweden. (1982)
  • On a chart dated December 15, “Pride (In the Name of Love)” peaks in the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the USA at #33. (1984)
  • U2 take four days to film the video for “Sometimes You Can’t Make it on Your Own“ in Dublin. Today they film Bono walking along Sherrif Street. (2004)
  • Four days are spent filming the mini-film for “Every Breaking Wave“ in Belfast. U2 are not present. (2015)
  • U2 play their first show in India in Mumbai at DY Patil Stadium. (2019)

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All Releases Containing U2 on This Day

U2 Shows on This Day

  • 1979: Windsor Castle, London, England [U2]
  • 1980: Bijou Cafe, Philadelphia, PA, USA [U2]
  • 1982: Konserthuset, Stockholm, Sweden [U2]
  • 1984: San Francisco Civic Auditorium, San Francisco, CA, USA [U2]
  • 1989: Westfalenhalle, Dortmund, Germany [U2]
  • 2005: Qwest Center, Omaha, NE, USA [U2]
  • 2012: Unknown, Dublin, Ireland [Bono]

    Bono makes an appearance in a club with the jazz band Jaime Nanci and the Blue Boys. He sings “I’ve Got You Under My Skin.”

  • 2019: DY Patil Stadium, Mumbai, India [U2]
  • 2022: McDaid's Pub, Dublin, Ireland [Bono and The Edge]

    Bono and The Edge appear at McDaid’s pub, just off of Grafton Street, to perform with Glen Hansard, Imelda May and many others.

  • 2023: Sphere, Las Vegas, NV [U2]

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