Saturday, November 3, 2018

Today in TV History - November 2018

Today is Saturday, November 3, 2018


Today in
Television History

1975 - "Good Morning America" premiered on ABC-TV.

1978 - The first episode of "Different Strokes" was aired on NBC.

1993 - The first episode of "The Nanny" was aired by CBS.


Today in
American Bandstand History

1960 - Johnny Burnette performed "You're 16" on "American Bandstand."

1973 - Tavares performed "Check It Out" on "American Bandstand."

1984 - Matthew Wilder performed "Bouncin' Off the Walls" on "American Bandstand."

1984 - The Core Hart video for "It Ain't Enough" was aired on "American Bandstand."

1984 - Honeymoon Suite performed "New Girl Now" on "American Bandstand."



Today is Friday, November 2, 2018

Today in
Television History

1959 - Charles Van Doren, a game show contestant on the NBC-TV program "Twenty-One" admitted that he had been given questions and answers in advance.

1963 - Dion stormed out of a taping of the English TV show "Ready Steady Go!" He complained that the go-go dancers were distracting him from his performance.

1985 - The South African government imposed severe restrictions on television, radio and newspaper coverage of unrest by both local and foreign journalists.

1998 - U.S. President Clinton gave his first in-depth interview since the White House sex scandal to Black Entertainment Television talk show host and political commentator Tavis Smiley on the network's "BET Tonight with Tavis Smiley."

1998 - CBS debuted the television series "Becker."

1999 - The 100th episode of "3rd Rock from the Sun" aired on NBC.

Today in
American Bandstand History

1960 - Damito Jo performed "I Will Save the Last Dance for You" on "American Bandstand."

1962 - Chubby Checker performed "Limbo Rock" on "American Bandstand."

1963 - Wayne Newton performed "Shirl Girl" on "American Bandstand."

1963 - Dale & Grace performed "I'm Leaving It Up to You" on "American Bandstand."

1968 - The Grass Roots performed "Bella Linda" on "American Bandstand."

1974 - The Spinners performed "You Don't Love Nobody" on "American Bandstand."


Today is Thursday, November 1, 2018


Today in
Television History

1964 - The Dave Clark Five performed "Glad All Over" on "The Ed Sullivan Show."

1976 - The 100th episode of "Maude" aired.

1994 - Nirvana's "MTV Unplugged" performance was released as "MTV Unplugged in New York."


Today in

American Bandstand History

1957 - The Four Esquires performed "Love Me Forever" on "American Bandstand."

1960 - Jerry Butler performed "He Will Break Your Heart" on "American Bandstand."

1969 - Joe South performed "Games People Play" and "Don't It Make You Wanna Go Home" on "American Bandstand."

1969 - Andy Kim performed "So Good Together" on "American Bandstand."

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