Bill Graham Timeline
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1912 Majestic Hall and Majestic Academy of Dancing opens (The Fillmore)
1931 1/08Wolfgang Grajonza (Bill Graham) is born in Berlin, Germany
1952 The Fillmore opens
1965 11/01Bill Graham presents his first show, a benefit for the San Francisco Mime Troupe
1965 11/06Warlocks meet Bill Graham at a Family Dog benefit for the Mime Troupe
1965 12/10The Fillmore's first Dead show, produced by Bill Graham
1966 1/21Trips Festival
1966 2/04The Fillmore's first non-benefit concert, produced by Bill Graham
1966 6/06Bill Graham is granted a dance hall permit for The Fillmore
1966 9/04The Fillmore's first headline by Grateful Dead
1966 12/31The Fillmore's first New Years Eve Dead show
1967 12/26Village Theater venues' first Dead show, later renamed the Fillmore East
1968 3/08Fillmore East opens in NYC
1968 6/14Fillmore East venue's first Dead show
1968 7/01Fillmore West formerly the Carousel Ballroom, renamed by Bill Graham
1968 7/04The Fillmore closes
1968 12/31Winterland Arena venue's first New Years Eve Dead show
1969 11/10Live/Dead   LP
1969 Bill Graham books Grateful Dead throughout the country
1971 4/??Winterland Arena is almost closed down when Electric Kool Aid is distributed
1971 4/29Fillmore East venue's last Dead show
1971 6/27Fillmore East closes
1971 7/02Fillmore West venue's last Dead show
1971 10/06Grateful Dead (Skull & Roses)   LP
1971 12/05Felt Forum
1972 Last Days of the Fillmore   Film with Various Artists
1972 Fillmore: The Last Days   LP by Various Artists
1973 7/13History of the Grateful Dead, Vol. 1 (Bear's Choice)   LP
1973 7/27Watkins Glen
1974 10/16Winterland Arena 5 night Dead farewell series
1976 6/26Steal Your Face   LP
1977 6/01The Grateful Dead Movie   Film
1978 9/14Egypt 3 day series at the pyramids
1978 12/31Winterland Arena venue's last Dead show
1979 2/17Oakland Coliseum venue's first Dead show
1980 Apocalypse Now Sessions - The Rhythm Devils Play River Music   LP by The Rhythm Devils
1980 ~Bill Graham produces events in the original Fillmore building (Elite Club)
1981 4/01Reckoning   LP
1981 8/26Dead Set   LP
1986 4/30The Fillmore reopens with shows produced by Michael Bailey
1987 7/06In the Dark   LP
1987 10/15Lunt-Fontanne Theater sell-out shows by Garcia bands
1987 10/??So Far   Video
1989 Dafos   LP by Hart, Airto, Purim
1989 10/17The Fillmore is damaged in the San Francisco earthquake
1990 9/25Without a Net   CD
1991 4/15One from the Vault   CD
1991 8/27Jerry Garcia Band   CD by Jerry Garcia Band
1991 10/25Bill Graham dies in a helicopter accident near Vallejo, CA at age 60
1991 11/03Bill Graham Memorial Concert
1991 12/31Last New Years Eve Dead show - in honor of Bill Graham
1994 4/27The Fillmore reopens after restoration
1996 3/01Dick's Picks, Volume 4   CD
1996 5/28Dick's Picks, Volume 5   CD
1996 10/01Ticket to New Year's   Video
1996 10/15The Arista Years   CD
1997 4/15How Sweet It Is   CD by Jerry Garcia Band
1997 10/28Fillmore East 2-11-69   CD
1998 2/??Dick's Picks, Volume 10   CD
2000 3/07Dick's Picks, Volume 16   CD
2000 10/10Ladies and Gentlemen... The Grateful Dead   CD
2000 10/10Live Dead - The Grateful Dead in Concert   Video Box Set
2000 Grateful Dawg   Film with Jerry Garcia, David Grisman
2001 9/11Grateful Dawg Soundtrack   CD by Jerry Garcia, David Grisman
2002 7/15View from the Vault III   Video
2002 8/??View from the Vault III Soundtrack   CD
2003 3/25Birth of the Dead   CD
2003 11/11The Closing of Winterland   CD
2004 11/??Pure Jerry: Lunt-Fontanne, NYC, 10/31/87   CD by Jerry Garcia Acoustic Band / Jerry Garcia Band
2004 11/??Pure Jerry: Lunt-Fontanne, NYC: The Best of the Rest   CD by Jerry Garcia Acoustic Band / Jerry Garcia Band
2005 3/25Rare Cuts and Oddities 1966   CD
2005 10/25Garcia Plays Dylan   CD by Jerry Garcia
2005 11/??Fillmore West 1969: The Complete Recordings   CD
2005 11/??Fillmore West 1969   CD
2005 12/06Download Series: Family Dog at the Great Highway   CD
2008 4/01Winterland 1973: The Complete Recordings   CD
2008 9/30Rocking the Cradle: Egypt 1978   CD
2008 9/30Road Trips Vol. 1 No. 4   CD
2009 10/01Winterland June 1977: The Complete Recordings   CD
2009 11/10Road Trips Vol. 3 No. 1   CD
2010 6/14Road Trips Vol. 3 No. 3   CD
2010 11/16Ragged But Right   CD by Jerry Garcia Acoustic Band
2013 5/01Dave's Picks Volume 6   CD
2015 2/01Dave's Picks Volume 13   CD
2015 9/1830 Trips Around the Sun: The Definitive Live Story 1965-1995   CD
2015 10/0730 Trips Around the Sun   CD
2017 5/23Long Strange Trip   CD
2019 4/13The Warfield, San Francisco, California, October 9 & 10, 1980   CD
2019 5/03Dave's Picks Volume 30   CD