Here are some highlights in TV history for today:
On this date in 1968, the special often referred to as "The Comeback Special," but simply entitled, "Elvis" airs. The special features Elvis in mostly stripped-down settings.
The 100th episode of Bob Newhart's second hit series, "Newhart" aired today in 1985.
The final episode of the undercover crime series, "Wiseguy" featuring Ken Wahl as Vinnie Terranova aired today in 1990.
Observing birthdays today are:
The real and spectacular Teri Hatcher who portrayed Lois Lane opposite Dean Cain's Superman and also starred in "Desperate Housewives." She also had a memorable role on "Seinfeld.:
Ian Joseph Somerhalder who plays Damon Salvatore on "The Vampire Diaries" and played Boone Carlyle on "Lost."
Another "Lost" actor, Dominic Monaghan, who played Charlie.