"There is a big mistake, somebody tells us Whitney Houston is number one in Holland?! Well, wait till next week!"
- Bono, 1987, during the last Rotterdam show
did you know
According to an interview from 1982 the song 'October' is about the Bolsheviek revolution in Russia in 1917, that brought Communism to power. This theme is mixed with a personal theme, possibly Bono's mothers death.