September 24 in Pop Culture History

24September 24 in Pop Culture History
1789 – The United State’s Post Office was formed.
1869 – Stock market panic due to crashing gold prices caused by an attempt to corner the market by Gould and Fisk.
1948 – The Honda Motor Company was founded in Japan.
1954 – Tonight Show premiered on NBC, hosted by Steve Allan.
1957 – MLB’s Brooklyn Dodgers played their last game at Ebbets Field.
1964 – The Munsters premiered on CBS.
1966 – #1 Hit September 24, 1966 – October 14, 1966: The AssociationCherish

1968 – 60 Minutes debuted on CBS.
1976 – Oh! Calcutta! (Broadway Review) Opened on September 24, 1976 and Closed: August 6, 1989 (revival)
1977 – The Love Boat premiered on ABC
1983 – #1 Hit September 24, 1983 – September 30, 1983: Billy JoelTell Her About It
1988 – #1 Hit September 24, 1988 – October 7, 1988: Bobby McFerrinDon’t Worry, Be Happy
1991 – Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Blood Sugar Sex Magik & Nirvana’s Nevermind were released on the same date – September 24, 1991
1992 – The Sci-Fi Channel (now SyFy) debuted with Star Wars
2007 – The Big Bang Theory premiered on CBS

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