It began on this day in 1951 and to this day people are laughing. Plus a most unlikely star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame. And finally, a disastrous concert leads to a big hit.
Monday, October 15th, the 289th day of 2012
National School Lunch Week begins today.
Today is National Grouch Day, a day to be grumpy, ungrateful, and cantankerous.
1951: “I Love Lucy,” starring Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, premiered on CBS-TV. New episodes were produced for six years, CBS re-ran episodes through 1961, and syndicated reruns still play every day somewhere. It was just recently voted the number one TV show of all time.
1989 Billy Graham is awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Huh?
1971 This performer was booed when he performed new material at an oldies show at Madison Square Garden. As a result, he wrote this song: “Garden Party” Rick Nelson.