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On this day in 1999, HBO introduced its second dramatic series, The Sopranos...
 
 
 
  
 
 
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On this day in 1995, CBS introduced the post-Late Show talk show, The Late, Late Show with Tom Snyder...
 
 
 
  
 
 
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On this day in 2004, Survivor producer Mark Burnett brought his successful elimination-style format to the boardroom with the reality game show, The Apprentice...
 
 
 
  
 
 
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On this day in 1982, NBC introduced the drama, Fame, a series spun from the same-name 1980 film...
 
 
 
  
 
 
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On this day in 1973, ABC premiered the first Schoolhouse Rock! short, "My Hero, Zero"...
 
 
 
  
 
 
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On this day in 1959, KTLA-TV in Los Angeles launched the first of local Bozo the Clown show...
 
 
 
  
 
 
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On this day in 1957, NBC attempted to bring Columbia Pictures' hit feature film franchise, Blondie, to the small screen...
 
 
 
  
 
 
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On this day in 2005, actor/comedian Craig Ferguson — best known as office boss Nigel Wick on The Drew Carey Show — took the helm of the CBS late-night series, The Late Late Show...
 
 
 
  
 
 
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This day in 1995 marked the debut of the CBS comedy, Cybill...
 
 
 
  
 
 
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On this day in 1976, NBC marked its fiftieth year of broadcasting with the introduction of a new network logo...
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 
 

This Day in TV History

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By David Bianculli