Today in Geek History – April 19

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

Today in Geek History - April 19

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

If you have other fun or geeky facts you want us to add, let us know in the comments below.

1903 – Eliot Ness born in Chicago, Illinois, USA
1933 – Jane Mansfield (Vera Jayne Palmer) born in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania
1948 – American Broadcasting Company (ABC) TV network debuts
1960 – Baseball uniforms begin displaying players’ names on their backs
1963 – Johnny Cash releases his single “Ring Of Fire” written by his future wife June Carter and Merle Kilgore
1967 – “Casino Royale” James Bond comedy film starring David Niven and Peter Sellers premieres.
1987 – “The Simpsons” debuted as a series of shorts for “The Tracey Ullman Show”

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