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On This Day

September 9

North Korea Independence day


1791 The Capital of the US gets it’s name Washington DC after President George Washington

1850 California becomes the 31st State

1926 NBC National Broadcasting Company is formed.

1950 The first laugh track is used on the Hank McCune TV show

1956 On The Ed Sullivan Show Elvis Presley makes his first appearance

1969 French & English become the two official languages of Canada

1971 Sunday Bloody Sunday opens in theaters

1971 John Lennon release the album Imagine

1972 Jim Croce’s album You Don’t Mess Around with Jim hits # 1

1987 Nolan Ryan of the Houston Astros pitches his 4,500 strikeout vs the San Francisco Giants in 4 - 2 game.

1990 Goodfellas is released in movie theaters directed by Martin Scorsese Starring Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, & Samuel L. Jackson.

1992 Fratman aka Howard Stern makes his appearance on the MTV movie awards

Happy Birthday

1941 Otis Redding musician

1960 Hugh Grant actor

1975 Michael Buble’ musician

1982 Ai Otsuka Actress

1987 Afrojack DJ

1988 Shizuka Nakamura actress

1993 Sarah Bridges as know as Sarah Logan WWE Pro Wrestler