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 This day in History - September 29
638 Historic Events for September 29
1948

Mark Farner, Mich, guitar/vocalist (Grand Funk Railroad-Locomotion)

Birth
1948

John M McHugh, (Rep-R-NY)

Birth
1948

Laurence Olivier's "Hamlet" opens at Park Avenue Cinema

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1948

WBAP (now KXAS) TV channel 5 in Fort Worth-Dallas, TX (NBC) begins

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1948

WSB TV channel 2 in Atlanta, GA (ABC) begins broadcasting

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1948

Bryant Gumbel, New Orleans La, sportscaster/TV host (Today Show)

Birth
1949

Tony Hoty, Cleve OH, actor (Ransom, Paper)

Birth
1949

Elia Kazan's "Pinky" starring Ethel Waters opens at Rivoli

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1949

George Lascelles marries Maria Stein

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1949

"Inside USA With Chevrolet," debuts on CBS-TV

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1949

"Front Page," debuts on CBS-TV

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1949

Steve Busby, footballer

Birth
1950

"Tin Pan Alley TV," last airs on ABC-TV

Event
1950

Telephone Answering Machine created by Bell Laboratories

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1950

Yanks clinch 2nd consecutive pennant under Casey Stengel

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1950

Balthazar H Verhagen, Neth/South African dramatist/writer, dies

Death
1951

1st color telecast of football game on network, Phila (CBS)

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1951

Emile Zatopek runs world record 20,000 m and 10 mile

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1951

S B Nicholson discovers 12th satellite of Jupiter

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1951

Bradley Barker, dies

Death
1951

David Murray, cricketer (WI wicket-keeper)

Birth
1952

Monika Zehrt, German DR, 400m runner (Olympic-gold-1972)

Birth
1952

R A Hodges, archaeologist

Birth
1952

"Lights Out," last airs on NBC-TV

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1952

Stan Musial makes his only major league pitching appearance

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