Today in Geek History – May 11

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

Today in Geek History - May 11

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.

1928 – General Electric opens First TV-station
1929 – First regularly scheduled TV broadcasts (3 nights per week)
1931 – “M” Fritz Lang’s first sound film starring Peter Lorre premieres in Berlin
1947 – The creation of the tubeless tire was announced by the B.F. Goodrich Company.
1969 – Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, and Michael Palin form Monty Python
1976 – Last broadcast of “Marcus Welby, MD” on ABC-TV
1981 – Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical “Cats” (based on poetry by T. S. Eliot) directed by Trevor Nunn first premieres in the West End, London
1989 – 217th & final episode of TV soap “Dynasty” is aired

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