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Today in TV: February 16, 2014.

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Here are some important events in TV history for today

On this date in 1948, NBC rolled out the first network TV newscast, "The Camel Newsreel Theater" showed Fox Movietone newsreels.

Kojak returned to TV on this date in 1985 with "Kojak: The Belarus File."

"Saturday Night Live" made it to 300 episodes on this date in 1991.

On this date in 1995, Carl Reiner reprised his role of Allan Brady from "The Dick Van Dyke Show" on "Mad About You."

Here are some birthdays of note for today:

Ice-T from "Law and Order: SVU" was born on this date

Matthew Knight from "My Babysitter's a Vampire" was born today.