Here are some notable events in TV history for today:
It could be argued that TV in the United States began on this date in 1931.NBC made an experimental broadcast from the top of the Empire State Building on this date in 1931. They had installed the transmitter on October 30 of 1931.
Mike and Gloria Stivic's baby, Joey, was born on "All in the Family" on this date in 1975.
The original version of the game show, "Let's Make a Deal," with Monty Hall folded up shop on this date in 1976.
On this date in 1994, MTV aired its 100th episode of "Beavis and Butthead."
Here are some notable birthday for today:
Barbara Billingsley, who portrayed June on "Leave it to Beaver" was born on this date.
Diane Sawyer from "Good Morning America" and "Primetime Live" was born today.