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This Day in Pop Culture for September 4
Mark Spitz won seven gold medals, The Price is Right debuted and Beetle Bailey began appearing in newspapers on this day.
This Day in Pop Culture for August 20
Though radio transmission had started back in 1915, it wasn’t until this day in 1920 that the very first radio commercial aired. #ThisDayInPopCulture
This Day in Pop Culture for August 11
It was on this day in 1934 that the very first civilian prisoners were sent to the federal prison on Alcatraz Island. Over 29 years, 36 prisoners made 14 escape attempts but no prisoner was successful.
This Day in Pop Culture for July 31
Love him or hate him, but Harry Potter was born on this day in 1980. The character, not the book. The first book wasn’t published until 1997.
This Day in Pop Culture for June 29
2007: ‘Ratatouille’ Open is Theaters The eighth Disney/Pixar film, Ratatouille opened in movie theaters on this day in 2007. Co-written and directed by Brad Bird, this animated film tells the story of a rat, Remy whose love for food was greater than the average rat, goes to great lengths to become a French chef with…
This Day in Pop Culture for June 24
On this day in pop culture history, The Lion King roared into theaters and Wipeout debuted on ABC.