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Today in Trivia: March 22, 2014.

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Here are some notable events in TV history for today:

  • On this date in 1956, Perry Como became the first major TV star to book a rock and roll act when Carl Perkins appeared on his show.
  • On this date in 1977, ABC aired John Denver's, "Thank God I'm a Country Boy" special.
  • "Sliders" with Jerry O'Connor first aired on Fox on this date in 1995. The series later moved to Sci-Fi.
  • Monty Hall returned to "Let's Make a Deal" on this date in 2010.

Here are some notable birthdays for today:

  • William Shatner was born on this date.
  • Ross Martin observes a birthday today.
  • Bob Costas was born today.
  • Tania Raymonde from "Lost" celebrates a birthday today.