"On the 23rd day of the month of September,
in an early year of a decade not too much unlike our own, the
human race suddenly encountered a deadly threat to its very
existence. And this terrifying enemy surfaced, as such enemies
often do, in the seemingly most innocent and unlikely of places."
-Little Shop of Horrors
1551 (Tornado) Grand Harbour at Valletta, Malta
1642 - Harvard College in Cambridge, Massachusettes, had its
first graduating class.
1846 - German astronomer Johann Gottfried Galle discovered
the planet Neptune.
1913 - Mark Sennet presented the first Keystone Cops film,
although some say it was Hoffmeyer's Legacy, in 1912.
1938 - A time capsule, to be opened in 6939, was buried at
World's Fair in NYC.
1955 - When James Dean first met Alec Guinness (Ben Kenobi)
he asked him to take a look at his brand new Porsche Spyder.
Guinness told Dean: "If you get in that car, you will
be found dead in it by this time next week." This encounter
took place on September 23, seven days before Dean's death.
1957 - The first movie (1953) to become a TV series was How
to Marry a Millionaire. It was syndicated and not on a regular
1962- The Jetsons cartoon debuted on ABC - ABC's first full-color
1979 - Archie Bunker's Place debuted on CBS
1986 - The U.S. Congress voted the rose the official flower
of the US..
1988 - Jose Canseco became baseball's first player to steal
40 bases & hit 40 Home Runs in a season. He later admitted
to using steroids.
1992- Mad About You premiered on NBC.
2003 - NCIS premiered on CBS
2003 - One Tree Hill debuted on The WB
2009 - Modern Family premiered on ABC
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Ray Charles (1930)
Mickey Rooney (1920)
Jason Alexander (1959)
Bruce Springsteen (1949)
Jaime Bergman (1975)
Julio Iglesias (1943)
Walter Pidgeon (1897)
John Coltrane (1926)
Walter Pidgeon (1897)
In the music video for "Mickey",
Toni Basil is wearing a LVHS cheerleading uniform, from the
Las Vegas High School, where she was a cheerleader.
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