Geeky tidbits that we find interesting and hope you will too.
1927 – “Metropolis” by Fritz Lang premiered. This was the first feature-length science fiction movie.
1956 – Abigail Van Buren’s “Dear Abby” column first appeared in newspaper syndication.
1958 – Toyota and Datsun first appear in the U.S at the Imported Motor Car Show in Los Angeles, California.
1960 – Birthdate of Harry Potter’s Severus Snape.
1967 – PBS (the National Educational TV) began.
1996– “3rd Rock From The Sun” debuted on NBC.
1997 – “Antiques Roadshow” debuted on PBS.
2000 – “Malcolm in the Middle” premiered on FX.
2001 – Apple announced iTunes.
2011 – “Bob’s Burgers” premiered on FOX.
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