A brief look at the highlights this day September 23

1980 – Bob Marley’s last concert at Stanley Theatre Pittsburgh

2002 – The first public version of the web browser Mozilla Firefox (“Phoenix 0.1”) is released.

2009 – “Modern Family” premieres on ABC, starring Ed ‘Neill and Sofia Vergara

1962 – “The Jetsons” premiered on ABC-TV. It was the first program on the network to be carried in color.

1846 – The planet Neptune was discovered by German astronomer Johann Gottfried Galle. Neptune was discovered after John Couch Adams of England and Urbain Jean Leverrier of France independently figured out where it should be.

1961 – 1st movie to become a TV series – How to Marry a Millionaire featuring sex icon Marilyn Monroe and others.

2011- Soap opera ‘All my children’ last episode


2008 – Seasoned broadcaster and anchor of AM Express, also known for NTA Sports, Newsline, Morning Ride and Daybreak Yinka Craig dies of cancer in the United States.


1987 – Two news states are created; Katsina from Kaduna State and Akwa Ibom from Cross rivers state


1988 – Nigerian boxer Bashiru Ali popularly known as Bash Ali wins the Nigerian Heavyweight title.


There it is, a brief look at happenings on this day in history.

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