Monthly Archives: September 2014

‘Goodbye Mr. Fish’ episode of ‘The Cosby Show’ debuts 30 years ago this hour (Sep 27 1984)


Video: 'The Cosby Show Season 1 Episode 2 S01E02 Goodbye Mr Fish'

(Thursday, September 27, 1984, 8:00 p.m. EDT) — Rudy becomes very sad after her pet goldfish, Lamont, dies, on tonight’s episode of the NBC sitcom television series The Cosby Show.

In 2009, the episode was ranked #15 on TV Guide‘s 100 Greatest Episodes of All Time.

The Beach Boys debut on ‘Ed Sullivan’ 50 years ago this hour (Sep 27 1964)


Video: 'Beach Boys - Wendy (1964)'

(Sunday, September 27, 1964, 8 p.m. EDT) — The Beach Boys appeared live on the CBS television variety series The Ed Sullivan Show for the first time tonight, performing “I Get Around” and “Wendy.” Continue reading The Beach Boys debut on ‘Ed Sullivan’ 50 years ago this hour (Sep 27 1964)

Oswald lone JFK assassin, Warren Commission concludes 50 years ago this hour (Sep 27 1964)


Video: '"THE WARREN COMMISSION REPORT" (1964 NBC-TV SPECIAL)'

(Sunday, September 27, 1964, 6:30 p.m. EDT) — The November 22, 1963, assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy was the work of one man, Lee Harvey Oswald, and there was no conspiracy, foreign or domestic, according to the Warren Commission report made public this evening. Continue reading Oswald lone JFK assassin, Warren Commission concludes 50 years ago this hour (Sep 27 1964)

‘Gilligan’s Island’ debuts on CBS 50 years ago this hour (Sep 26 1964)


Video: 'Gilligan's Island Intro Episode1' (Sept. 26, 1964)

(Saturday, September 26, 1964, 8:30 p.m. EDT)Gilligan’s Island, a situation comedy that followed the comic adventures of seven castaways as they attempted to survive the island on which they had been shipwrecked, debuted tonight as a regular television series on CBS. It starred Bob Denver, Alan Hale, Jr., Jim Backus, Natalie Schafer, Tina Louise, Russell Johnson and Dawn Wells. Continue reading ‘Gilligan’s Island’ debuts on CBS 50 years ago this hour (Sep 26 1964)