This Day in Pop Culture for August 21
Motown releases its first #1 hit song, Hawaii became a state and the most recent total eclipse happened on this day in pop culture history.
This Day in Pop Culture for May 16
1929: And the Winner Is… Back on this day in 1929, the very first Academy Awards presentation was held during a private dinner for 270 guests at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel. Unlike the award ceremonies today, 15 statuettes were awarded in about 15 minutes. Believe it or not, the media were given the list of…
This Day in Pop Culture for April 26
2011: ‘The Voice’ is Heard (and Seen) for the First Time The television singing competition reality TV series, The Voice, aired for the first time on this day in 2011. The NBC show is based on The Voice of Holland, where contestants try to get the attention of the four celebrity judges by singing to…