1929 – The first all-instrument flight took place in New York when Lt. James H. Doolittle guided a Consolidated NY2 Biplane over Mitchell Field.
1934 – Babe Ruth played his last game as a New York Yankee player.
1957 – The Brooklyn Dodgers played their last game at Ebbets Field.
1957 – U.S. President Eisenhower sent federal troops to Little Rock, Arkansas to enforce school integration.
1961 – “The Bullwinkle Show” premiered in prime time on NBC-TV. The show was originally on ABC in the afternoon as “Rocky and His Friends”.
1968 – “60 Minutes” premiered on CBS-TV.
1968 – “The Mod Squad” premiered on ABC-TV.
1977 – “The Love Boat” debuted on ABC-TV. The theme song was sung by Jack Jones and was written by Paul Williams and Charles Fox. (Image: wikipedia.org)
1977 – The first Elvis Presley convention took place in Memphis, Tennessee.