Here are some important events in TV history for today:
On this date in 1968, "The Monkees" ended.
On this date in 1972, "Bewitched" went off the air.
"Sanford and Son" ended on this date in 1977.
Here are some important birthdays for today:
Marcia Cross from "Desperate Housewives" was born today.
Sarah Jessica Parker from "Sex in the City" was born on this date.
Paul Michael Glaser from "Starsky and Hutch" observes a birthday today.
Sports caster Howard Cosell was born today.
Lee pace from "Pushing Daisies" was born on this date.
Patrick Troughton from "Dr. Who" was born on this date.