First McDonald's was opened May 15, 1940 on Route 66 in San Bernardino, California. Pinner says: I remember the hamburger jail. We used to play in one just like that! Haven't seen one since then. Cool!
Elvis Presley : Ellis Auditorium Memphis, TN. : May 15 1956. More than 7,000 people jammed Ellis Auditorium on the night of May 15, 1956, to stomp, shudder, shriek and sigh as a young Elvis Presley writhed his way through a rock and roll repertoire. Presley was the blockbuster of Bob Neal's Cotton Picking Jamboree, a feature of Cotton Carnival opening night.