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Historical Events

Events 1 - 9 of 9

1971-01-12 - "All in the Family" premieres on CBS featuring 1st toilet flush on TV
1971-02-09 - Probably 1st gay theme TV episode - All in the Family
1971-05-09 - 23rd Emmy Awards: All in the Family, Jack Klugman & Jean Stapleton win
1972-05-14 - 24th Emmy Awards: All in the Family, Carrol O'Conner & Jean Stapleton win
1973-05-20 - 25th Emmy Awards: Waltons, All in the Family & Mary Tyler Moore win
1975-01-18 - "Jeffersons" spinoff from "All in the Family" premieres on CBS
1978-09-17 - 30th Emmy Awards: All in the Family, Ed Asner & Sada Thompson win
1979-03-04 - 200th episode of "All in the Family"
1979-04-08 - 204th & final episode of "All in the Family"

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 18 of 18

1884-02-18 - Burt Mustin, Pitts Pa, actor (All in the Family, Andy Griffith Show)
1895-09-13 - Ruth McDevitt, Coldwater Mich, actress (Jo-All in the Family)
1912-05-06 - Bill Quinn, NYC, actor (Rifleman, Van Ranseleer-All in the Family)
1917-08-29 - Isabel Sanford, NYC, actress (Louise-Jeffersons/All in the Family)
1919-05-23 - Betty Garrett, St Joseph Mo, actress (Irene-All in the Family)
1920-02-11 - Billy Halop, NYC, actor (Bert Munson-All in the Family)
1922-01-07 - Vincent Gardenia, Naples Italy, actor (All in the Family, LA Law)
1922-07-27 - Norman Lear, TV writer/producer (All in The Family)
1923-01-19 - Jean Stapleton, NYC, actress (Damn Yankees, Klute, All in the Family) (d. 2013)
1924-08-02 - Carroll O'Connor, NYC, actor (All in the Family, Heat of the Night), (d. 2001)
1925-04-18 - Bob Hastings, Brooklyn New York, American actor (McHale's Navy, All in the Family)
1926-02-22 - Bud Yorkin, producer (All in the Family, 1959, 1960 Emmy)
1938-02-01 - Sherman Hemsley, Phila, actor (All in the Family, Jeffersons, Amen), (d. 2012)
1940-01-27 - James Cromwell, Los Angeles, California, American actor (Babe, The Green Mile)
1943-05-15 - Harve Brosten, comedy writer/producer/director (All in the Family)
1947-03-06 - Rob Reiner, Bronx NY, actor/director (All in the Family, Stand By Me)
1947-07-28 - Sally Struther, Portland Oregon, actress (Gloria-All in the Family)
1949-11-03 - Michael Evans, Salisbury NC, actor (Lionel-All in the Family)

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 5 of 5

1976-05-27 - Ruth McDevitt, actress (Jo-All in the Family), dies at 80
1976-11-09 - Billy Halop, actor (Bert Munson-All in the Family), dies at 56
1977-01-28 - Burt Mustin, actor (All in the Family, Andy Griffith Show), dies at 92
1980-11-02 - Edith Bunker, character on "All in the Family", dies
1992-12-09 - Vincent Gardenia, actor (All in the Family, LA Law), dies at 71


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