Birthdays: J.C.Penney (James Cash Penney), B.B. King is 87 (born Riley King, when a DJ in Memphis his name was Beale St. Blues Boy or B.B. King), Anne Francis, Linda Darnel, Nadia Boulanger, Alan Funt, George Chakiris, Peter Falk, Ed Begley Jr, Jennifer Tilly, Molly Shannon, Marvin Middlemark 1919-the inventor of the rabbit ears TV antenna), Mickey Rourke is 58, Lauren Bacall
1949-Chuck Jones "Fast and Furrious" the First Road Runner-Coyote cartoon.
1963- The Beatles record “She Loves You-Yeah,Yeah,Yeah.” on the Swan Records label.
1963- The sci-fi thriller series The Outer Limits premiered- Do not attempt to adjust your television- we control the horizontal, etc.
1964- The Peter Potamus Show debuted.
1965- The Dean Martin Show premiered on NBC. “Well, Ah think I’m gonna go to da couch now..”
1966- the last LOOK magazine published.
1969- President Nixon appears on the TV comedy "Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In" and says:" Sock it to Me?"
1983- Arnold Schwarzenegger became a US citizen.
1984- “Miami Vice” TV show debuted.