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What happened in 2000

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Bill Clinton is President and Al Gore is Vice President In the News 2000 * George W. Bush is elected President. * AOL buys Time Warner. * Windows 2000 is released. * Elian Gonzalez is returned to his father in Cuba. * Hillary Clinton is elected to U.S. Senate. * Montgomery Wards goes out of business. Entertainment in 2000 * American Beauty wins Best Picture Oscar. * Kevin Spacey wins Best Actor Oscar. * Hilary Swank wins Best Actress Oscar. * You'll Be In My Heart wins Best Song Oscar. * Record of the Year is Smooth by Rob Thomas and Santana. * Album of the Year is Supernatural by Santana. * Charles Shulz dies. Sports in 2000 < * The Los Angeles Rams defeat The Tennessee Titans in Super Bowl XXXIV. * The New York Yankees in The World Series. * The Los Angeles Lakers win the NBA Championship. * The New Jersey Devils win the Stanley Cup. * Vijay Singh wins The Masters. * Bobby LaBonte is NASCAR champion. * Juam Pablo Montoya wins the Indy 500. * The Summe

what Happened in 1960

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Dwight D. Eisenhower is President / Richard M. Nixon is Vice President In the News 1960 * John F. Kennedy defeats Richard M. Nixon for President. * 3,500 American soldiers are sent to Vietnam. * Elvis Presley returns from duty in Germany. * Dwight Eisenhower signs the Civil Rights Act of 1960 into law. * The Pill is approved by the FDA. * The new 50 star US flag debuts. Entertainment in 1960 * Swiss Family Robinson was the top grossing movie. * Ben Hur wins Best Picture Oscar. * Charlton Heston wins Best Actor Oscar. * Simone Signoret wins Best Actress Oscar. * A Hole in the Head wins Best Song Oscar. * Record of the Year is Mack the Knife by Bobby Darin. * Album of the Year is Come Dance with Me by Frank Sinatra. Sports in 1960 * The Pittsburgh Pirates win The World Series. * The Philadelphia Eagles win the NFL Championship. * The Houston Oilers win the AFL Championship. * The St. Louis Hawks win the NBA Championship. * The Montreal Canadiens win the Stanley C

What Happened in 1967

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What Happened in 1967, Let's have a look at what made the news in 1967 shall we? Lyndon B. Johnson is President and Hubert Humphrey is Vice President. +++ In the News 1967 * Thurgood Marshall is confirmed as the first African American Supreme Court Justice. * Race riots break out in several U.S. cities. * Muhammad Ali refuses military service. * 10,000 protest the Viet Nam war and racism in Central Park. * The Boston Strangler gets life in prison. * The first person is cryonically preserved. +++ Entertainment in 1967 * A Man for All Seasons wins Best Picture Oscar. * Paul Scofield wins Best Actor Oscar. * Elizabeth Taylor wins Best Actress Oscar. * Born Free wins Best Song Oscar. * Record of the Year is Strangers in the Night by Frank Sinatra. * Album of the Year is A Man and His Music by Frank Sinatra. * Elvis marries Priscilla. * The three day Monterey Pop Festival is held. +++ Sports in 1967 * The St. Louis Cardinals win The World Series. * The Packers beat the Chiefs

What Happened in 2010?

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What Happened in 2010? let's have a look at what made the news in 2010 shall we? Barack Obama is President and Joe Biden is Vice President. In the News 2010 * President Obama signs Health Care Reform into law. * A magnitude 7.0 earthquake devastates Haiti. * A magnitude 8.8 earthquake rocks Chile. Entertainment in 2010 * The Hurtlocker wins Best Picture Oscar * Jeff Bridges wins Best Actor Oscar * Sandra Bullock wins Best Actress Oscar * Song of the Year is Use Somebody by Kings of Leon. * Album of the Year is Fearless by Taylor Swift. * Avatar wins drama Golden Globe. * The Hangover wins comedy Golden Globe. Sports in 2010 * The New Orleans Saints defeat The Indianapolis Colts in Super Bowl XLIV. * The Winter Olympics are held in Vancouver Canada. 2010

sports games times

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  How Sports games are Timed NFL football games have four quarters of 15 minutes each.  NCAA football games have four quarters of 15  minutes each. High school football games have four quarters of 12 minutes each. NBA basketball games have four quarters of 12 minutes each. NCAA basketball games have two halves of 20 minutes each. High school basketball have four quarters of 18 minutes each.

Quinn Martin Productions

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Quinn Martin Productions was not two guys – one named Quinn and one Martin. He was one guy who worked at Desi-Lu, married Madelyn Pugh (one of the head writers of all the I Love Lucys) and started his own production company. He owned at least one hour of network primetime from 1959 to 1980. His success can be seen in his leading men. You always heard the credit at the end of his shows “A Quinn Martin production”. Here’s the complete rundown of his great shows TV Show Star Series Run # of Episodes / comment The Untouchables Robert Stack 1959-1963 120 The New Breed Leslie Nielsen 1961-1962 36 The Fugitive David Jannsen 1963-1967 120 Twelve O’Clock High Robert Lansing 1964-1967 78 The F.B.I. Efrem Zimbalist Jr. 1965-1974 240 The Invaders Roy Thinnes 1967-1968 43 Premiere Various 1968 6 / A series promoting various pilots Dan August Burt Reynolds 1970-1971 28 Cannon William Conrad 1971-1976 124 The Streets of San Francisco Karl Malden 1972-1977 120 Banyon Robert Forster 1972-1973 15 Barn

Eponymously Named Sit Coms

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  Eponymously Named Sitcoms It must take a lot of confidence to star in a sitcom with your own name on it. If you are almost famous and your show tanks, where do you go from there? If you are wildly famous and your show tanks, you’re not really wildly famous anymore. Actually most of these shows did quite well. Show Series Run # of episodes Additional Info The Andy Griffith Show 1960 – 1968 249 In the top 7 during it’s entire run. from Amazon: The Andy Griffith Show – The Complete First Season The Ann Sothern Show 1958 – 1961 92 Sothern as a N.Y. holtel Asst. Manager The Bernie Mac Show 2001 – 2006 103 from Amazon: The Bernie Mac Show – Season 1 The Bill Cosby Show 1969 – 1971 52 Cos’ first attempt, short lived, critically acclaimed The Bob Cummings Show 1955 – 1959 107 Feat. Ann B. Davis as Schultzy. from Amazon: The Bob Cummings Show The Bob Newhart Show 1972 – 1978 142 Emmy nom in 1977 best comedy. from Amazon: The Bob Newhart Show – The Complete First Season The Dick Van Dyke Show
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