Elvis Presley: Elvis and his band rehearse for his first performance on ‘The Ed Sullivan Show’ in 1956.
The Rolling Stones: Pictured: Mick Jagger and his bandmates perform.
The Mamas and the Papas: Michelle Phillips, Cass Elliot, Dennis Doherty, and John Phillips of The Mamas and the Papas.
The Beatles: The Beatles’ iconic live debut on ‘The Ed Sullivan Show’ on February 9, 1964.
Stevie Wonder: A young Stevie Wonder poses for a portrait with Ed Sullivan on May 3, 1964.
The Everly Brothers: Isaac Donald “Don” Everly and Phillip “Phil” Everly perform.
Fred Astaire: The iconic dancer, singer, and actor performs ‘That Face.
Jerry Lewis: Ed Sullivan and the famous comedian during an episode.
Nancy Sinatra: The famous singer performs on ‘The Ed Sullivan Show’ circa 1969.
Nina Simone: The legendary jazz singer performs on ‘The Ed Sullivan.
Buddy Holly: Buddy Holly & The Crickets perform on ‘The Ed Sullivan.
Frank Sinatra: The iconic singer during a guest appearance on ‘The Ed Sullivan.
Édith Piaf: The legendary French performer on ‘The Ed Sullivan Show.
Nat King Cole: Nat King Cole during one of his many performances on ‘The Ed Sullivan Show.
Kirk Douglas: Ed Sullivan talks to iconic American actor Kirk Douglas, circa 1955.