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Throwback Thursdays ~ Fun Facts ~ 9.28.2023

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Real Estate Agent with Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899

It's fun to look back over the years and see the significance of certain dates. Here's a few to check out!

 

THIS WEEK IN HISTORY

 

u 2006: Facebook opens Sept. 26 to everyone 13 years or older with a valid email address.

u 2001: Protesters storm the abandoned U.S. Embassy Sept. 26 in Kabul, Afghanistan.

u 1990: On Sept. 26, the "NC-17" movie rating debuts, barring moviegoers 16 or younger.

u 1982: "Cheers" debuts Sept. 30 on NBC, beginning its 11-season run.

u 1954: The "Tonight!" show debuts Sept. 27 on NBC with Steve Allen as its host.

u 1829: London's reorganized police force, called Scotland Yard, is introduced Sept. 29.

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Joan Cox
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Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Dorie, doesn't seem that long ago Cheers began, just loved that show!

Sep 28, 2023 06:36 AM
Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400
The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803 - Plainview, NY
Long Island Condo and Home Specialists

I don't remember Steve Allen being the host of The Tonight Show, but I do remember that my parents used to watch hum on his own show, and he was very clever and funny! 

Sep 28, 2023 07:15 AM
Lise Howe
Keller Williams Capital Properties - Washington, DC
Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC

a complete and total variety of events - from Scotland Yard to Cheers and the Tonight show - wow

Sep 28, 2023 09:35 AM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Hello Dorie and of course always like your history dates with us here in the Rain.. Cheers was good.

 

Sep 28, 2023 09:58 AM
George Souto
George Souto NMLS #65149 - Middletown, CT
Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert

Dorie it feels like Cheers was around for more than 11 seasons.

Sep 28, 2023 12:06 PM
Dorie Dillard Austin TX
Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

I do too Jeffrey DiMuria 321.223.6253 Waves Realty ! Cheers was a favorite of mine!

Sep 28, 2023 12:42 PM
Dorie Dillard Austin TX
Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

Me too Joan Cox !

Sep 28, 2023 12:42 PM
Dorie Dillard Austin TX
Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

He was a hoot Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400 !

Sep 28, 2023 12:43 PM
Dorie Dillard Austin TX
Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

I like to keep things interesting Lise Howe ! LOL!

Sep 28, 2023 12:43 PM
Dorie Dillard Austin TX
Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

It was a great show Will Hamm, glad you checked in today!

Sep 28, 2023 12:45 PM
Dorie Dillard Austin TX
Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

I agree but the powers at be stopped production.

Sep 28, 2023 12:45 PM
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

Hi Dorie... I didn't watch Cheers "religiously" like some, but I always enjoyed the show when I did.

Sep 28, 2023 01:20 PM
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS
Fathom Realty Washington LLC - Tacoma, WA
South Puget Sound Washington Agent/Broker!

In 1954 where Steve Allyn hosted the Tonight Show, it was past my bedtime 🙂

Sep 28, 2023 01:28 PM
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Oswego, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Good morning Dorie. Now I have an incline of how people feel when they get wiped out in trivia. Enjoy your afternoon.

Sep 28, 2023 02:38 PM
Sheri Sperry - MCNE®
Coldwell Banker Realty - Sedona, AZ
(928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®

Hi Dorie,

You brought me back when I say ‘Cheers.”  It was hard to get that theme song out of my head! Haha

Sep 28, 2023 04:18 PM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

I am amazed that Facebook has only been around since 2006.  In many ways, it seems like it has been around forever.

Sep 28, 2023 05:22 PM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

CONGRATULATIONS Dorie, on having this blog FEATURED in the Old Farts Club group!  

Sep 28, 2023 05:22 PM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Home Stager/Redesign

Hi Dorie- I think of Cheers and I want to say NORM!!!!!  Loved that show. 

Sep 28, 2023 05:49 PM
Brian England
Ambrose Realty Management LLC - Gilbert, AZ
MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ

Facebook seemed kind of neat early on but it seems to be getting worse and worse, haha.

Sep 29, 2023 04:32 AM
Leanne Smith
Dirt Road Real Estate - Golden Valley, AZ
The Grit and Gratitude Agent

Did not know Scotland Yard was that old. Thanks again for all of these facts.

Sep 29, 2023 10:48 AM