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Overflow Coliseum crowd

Overflow Coliseum crowd

Oct. 11, 1981: An aerial view of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum shortly before the start of a Rolling Stones concert. More than 90,000 attended.

This photo by staff photographer Rick Meyer appeared in the Oct. 12, 1981 Los Angeles Times.

This photo was recently scanned and added to this previous From the Archives post: 1981 Rolling Stones concert at the Coliseum.

1 Comment

  1. April 15, 2016, 7:03 am

    Wow! It is cool to see people in it though. Every time we go to LA to visit my wife’s family and we drive by the Coliseum it seems so dead.

    By: Jesse

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