Here are some notable event in TV history for today:
- On this date in 1975, the BBC showed the documentary, "Cracked Actor" about David Bowie.
- On this date in 1959, "The Outer Limits" makes its debut as "Alcoa Presents."
- The Duke Boys from Hazard County made their debut on this date in 1979.
- Stacy Keach made his debut as Mike Hammer on this date in 1984.
- "Babylon Five" made its TNT debut on this date in 1994.
Here are some notable birthdays for today:
- Comedian, actress and talk show host Ellen Degeneres was born on this date.
- Christopher Massey from Nickolodeon's "Zoey 101" celebrates a birthday today.
- Addison Riecke from "The Thundermans" observes a birthday today.
- Paul Johannson from "One Tree Hill" was born on this date.
- Tyler Drew-Honey from the BBC series, "Outnumbered" celebrates a birthday today.