(Monday, May 6, 1861) — Arkansas seceded from the Union today, the ninth state to do so since December 20, following South Carolina, Mississippi, Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, Texas and Virginia. Two more states will secede in the coming weeks, including North Carolina and Tennessee.
(Wednesday, May 6, 1981, 11:30 p.m. ET) — Former Beatle Ringo Starr and his new wife, actress Barbara Bach, appeared tonight on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson at NBC Studios in Burbank, California, to promote their new film “Caveman” On the very same program, comedian Jerry Seinfeld makes his debut on the show. Continue reading Tonight on TV: ‘The Tonight Show’
(Sunday, May 6, 2001, 9 p.m. ET) — A standard collection goes horribly awry for Paulie and Christopher as they end up lost in the snowy Pine Barrens of South Jersey on tonight’s episode of the TV drama series The Sopranos.