Daily Archives: September 19, 2014

‘ER’ series debuts on NBC-TV 20 years ago this hour (Sep 19 1994)


Video: 'ER Opening Theme Season 1'

(Monday, September 19, 1994, 10:00 p.m. EDT)ER, a medical drama that follows the inner life of the emergency room (ER) of fictional County General Hospital in Chicago, debuted tonight as a regular television series on NBC. It starred Anthony Edwards, George Clooney, Sherry Stringfield, Noah Wyle, Eriq La Salle and Julianna Margulies. Continue reading ‘ER’ series debuts on NBC-TV 20 years ago this hour (Sep 19 1994)

‘Angels in America,’ ‘The Sopranos’ big winners at Emmy Awards 10 years ago this hour (Sep 19 2004)


Video: 'Matt le Blanc at Emmy awards(56th)'

(Sunday, September 19, 2004, 8:00 p.m. EDT) — HBO’s Angels in America dominated the 56th Primetime Emmy Awards tonight, winning seven awards, including Outstanding Miniseries. Continue reading ‘Angels in America,’ ‘The Sopranos’ big winners at Emmy Awards 10 years ago this hour (Sep 19 2004)

The Beatles enjoy a day off at a ranch in Alton, Missouri 50 years ago today (Sep 19 1964)

(Saturday, September 19, 1964) — Following their concert in Dallas, Texas, The Beatles were flown today to a ranch owned by Reed Pigman (who also owned the charter service that flew the group around on their first North American tour) in Alton, Missouri, for a rest. The Beatles used the ranch as a hideaway prior to a trip to New York for the final concert of the tour.

Bruno Hauptmann arrested for kidnap-murder of Lindbergh baby 80 years ago this morning (Sep 19 1934)


Video: 'German carpenter Bruno Richard Hauptmann arrested on account of kidnapping of the...HD Stock Footage'

(Wednesday, September 19, 1934, morning local time) — German alien Bruno Richard Hauptmann was arrested this morning in the Bronx, New York City, charged with the kidnap-murder of Charles Augustus Lindbergh Jr., the 20-month-old son of Charles A. Lindbergh, pilot of the world’s first non-stop transatlantic flight, at Hopewell, N.J., in March 1932. Continue reading Bruno Hauptmann arrested for kidnap-murder of Lindbergh baby 80 years ago this morning (Sep 19 1934)