It was on this day in pop culture history that got Santa (and Jimmy Boyd) in trouble with the Catholic Church over Boyd’s song about seeing the man in red kissing his mother! It was just a misunderstanding.
Today in pop culture history, Fantasia come to movie theaters and The Lion King came to Broadway.
Wicked opened on Broadway and Orson Welles scared the pants off people on this day in pop culture history.
On this day in 1986, the phantom (of the opera fame) dropped his first chandelier in London’s West End.
1983: ‘Cats’ Wins Tony for Best Musical Though mocked by many, on this day in 1983, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical Cats won the Tony Award for best musical. It was … Continue Reading This Day in Pop Culture for June 5
1992: Sorry Charlie Day Charlie the Tuna has been a mascot for Starkist tuna since 1961. He was created by Tom Rogers of the Leo Burnett advertising agency. In numerous … Continue Reading This Day in Pop Culture for April 6
1980: The Miracle on Ice The term, “Miracle on Ice” references when the U.S. hockey team won the gold medal during the 1980 Winter Olympics on this day in Lake … Continue Reading This Day in Pop Culture for February 22