Here is what happened in TV history today:
The 100th episode of "Baywatch" aired today in 1994. It would run for about seven more years. NBC cancelled the show after one season in 1990. It went on to become one of the biggest syndicated series of all time. This episode was the second part of a two-part Christmas episode.
Here are some notable birthdays for today:
- Dan Blocker, who portrayed middle Cartwright child, Eric "Hoss" Cartwright on "Bonanza" was born today in 1928.
- Susan Dey, who was featured on "The Partridge Family" and "L.A. Law" was born today.
- Raven Symone', who portrayed Huxtable step-grandchild, Olivia, on "The Cosby Show" and when on to star in "That's So Raven!" celebrates a birthday today.
- Reality TV star Evelyn Lozada from VH1's "Basketball Wives" was born today. The spin-off "Eve and Ocho" never aired.