October 24, 2003 – The Concorde makes its final flight

October 24, 2003 – The Concorde makes its final flight

The supersonic Concorde jet makes its last commercial passenger flight, traveling at twice the speed of sound from New York City’s John F. Kennedy International Airport to London’s Heathrow Airport on this day in 2003.

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October 7, 1975 – A New York judge reverses John Lennon’s deportation order

October 7, 1975 – A New York judge reverses John Lennon’s deportation order

On this day in 1975, a New York State Supreme Court judge reverses a deportation order for John Lennon, allowing him to remain legally in his adoptive home of New York City.

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