March 8, 2014
Here are some notable events in TV history for today:
- On this date in 1959, Groucho and Chico Marx made their last TV appearance together.
- The Dave Clark Five made its first appearance on "The Ed Sullivan Show" on this date in 1964.
- The final episode of "The Brady Bunch" aired on this date in 1974.
- "Beavis and Butthead" made its debut on MTV on this date in 1993.
- "The Muppets Tonight" made its debut on ABC on this date in 1996.
- On this date in 2002, the documentary, "Journeys with George," about George W. Bush debuted at the South by Southwest Festival.
- "Martha Stewart Living" was taken off the air following her conviction on inside trading charges on March 3.
Here are some notable birth dates for today:
- Allan Hale, Jr. of "Gilligan's Island" was born on this date.
- Mickey Dolenz of The Monkees observes a birthday today.