September 25 in Pop Culture History

September 25 in Pop Culture History
Today is 9 months after Christmas. And 3 months before Christmas.

1954 – #1 Hit September 25, 1954 – November 5, 1954: Rosemary ClooneyHey There

1957 – United States Troops were called to escort nine Black students to the all-white Little Rock Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas.

1965 – #1 Hit September 25, 1965 – October 1, 1965: Barry McGuireEve Of Destruction

1970 – The Partridge Family & The Odd Couple debuted on ABC

1979 – Evita (Broadway Musical) Opened on September 25, 1979 and Closed: June 26, 1983

1980 – Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham died from an alcohol induced asphyxiation. (Chocked on his own vomit)

1981 – Sandra Day O’Connor was sworn in as the first women to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court.

1985 – “5’8′ tall, brown hair, tattoo on left arm, 160 pounds, Born Feb. 2, 1958.” Roberto P. Hernandez was jailed for a robbery he did not commit in 1985. The authorities confused him with another man because the two had the same name, birthday, weight, height, brown hair and eyes, and tattoos on their left arms. Only their SSNs were different, and that was only by 1 digit!

1997 – NBC’s hospital drama ER was performed live on TV

2002 – We Will Rock You (East End Musical) Opened on September 25, 2002 and Closed: May 31, 2014

2002 – Stomp (East End Dance Musical) Opened on September 25, 2002

2006 – Heroes premiered on NBC