Today in Geek History – January 20

Geeky tidbits that we find interesting and hope you will too.

Today in Geek History - January 20

Geeky tidbits that we find interesting and hope you will too.

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1929 – “In Old Arizona“, the first full-length talking film to be filmed outdoors, was released
1920 – DeForest Kelley (Jackson DeForest Kelley) is born in Toccoa, Georgia
1920 – Ernst Alexanderson granted US patent for magnetic amplifier
1930 – Buzz Aldrin (Edwin Eugene Aldrin Jr.) was born in Montclair, New Jersey
1952 – Singer Paul Stanley was born in Manhattan, New York
1969 – The first pulsar is discovered, in the Crab Nebula.
1971 – “Alias Smith and Jones” debuts on ABC.
1982 – Ozzy Osbourne is bitten by a bat as he tries to bite its head off during a concert in Des Moines, Iowa.
1998 – “Dawson’s Creek” premieres on WB in the US
2006 – TV movie “High School Musical” released on Disney Channel

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