2014
Oct
23
 
 
On this day in 2000, Fox launched the David E. Kelley drama, Boston Public...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2014
Oct
22
 
 
On this day in 1939, NBC presented the first televised professional football game, a match-up between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Brooklyn Dodgers...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2014
Oct
21
 
 
On this day in 1954, the CBS anthology series Climax! Mystery Theater presented the first screen adaptation of an Ian Fleming James Bond novel...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2014
Oct
20
 
 
On this day in 1973, All in the Family's "lovable bigot" Archie Bunker finally met his next-door neighbor, George Jefferson...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2014
Oct
19
 
 
On this day in 1953, "The Old Redhead" Arthur Godfrey fired "Little Godfrey" singer Julius La Rosa during the live radio broadcast of Arthur Godfrey Time...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2014
Oct
18
 
 
On this day in 1953, Orson Welles made his television debut in the Omnibus production of King Lear...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2014
Oct
17
 
 
On this day in 1999, HBO presented what it thought would be a one-time, one-hour special, Larry David: Curb Your Enthusiasm...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2014
Oct
16
 
 
This day in 2001 marked the series premiere of Smallville, which chronicled the life of a young Clark Kent in the years before he adopted his alter ego, Superman...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2014
Oct
15
 
 
This day in 1951 marked the start of one of television's most popular and enduring television shows, I Love Lucy...
 
 
 
  
 
 
2014
Oct
14
 
 
This day in 1968 marked the first live television broadcast from a manned, orbiting American spacecraft...
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

This Day in TV History

2000: Fox Debuts 'Boston Public'
By Christy Slewinski