Where Were You When…?

HISTORY™ remembers the events that shaped and shocked the world and asks, Where Were You When…?

This December, HISTORY™ brings you an unbelievable series of shows which will undoubtedly leave you asking “where were you when?”. Moments that shocked entire generations are documented with exclusive insights into the deaths and catastrophic events that have affected us all.

History comes alive as we find out the real stories behind the headlines and relive the moments that shaped the world – from the death of Diana to the fall of the Berlin Wall.

To mark the twentieth anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster, one of Britain’s worst sporting disasters,, HISTORY™ will show Hillsborough Remembered on Friday 10th December at 11pm.. The events of September 11th will stay to haunt us where ever you were to witness the events as they unfolded live on TV. 102 Minutes That Changed America is a seamless account of that fateful day, featuring actual footage taken by those who were there.

In a week of exclusive and evocative programming, HISTORY™ takes you back in time to the momentous events that have formed our collective historical consciousness: 

102 Minutes That Changed America on Monday 6 December at 10pm

Diana: The Night She Died on Tuesday 7 December at 10pm

Rise and Fall of the Berlin Wall on Tuesday 7 December at 11pm

Elvis: The Last 24 Hours on Wednesday 8 December at 10pm

Kennedy Assassination: 24 Hours After on Thursday 9 December at 10pm

The Day John Lennon Died on Friday 10 December at 10 pm

Hillsborough Remembered on Friday 10 December at 11pm


Each unique programme preserves the emotional events that continue to shock us to this day. Tune in each night to watch the events which make us ask, Where Were You When…?

  • BBC One
  • BBC Two
  • BBC Three
  • ITV1
  • ITV2
  • 4
  • E4
  • Film4
  • More4
  • Five
  • Fiver
  • Sky1