A look at the highlights on this day January 12;

1966 – American live action television series “Batman”, starring Adam West as Batman, Burt Ward as Robin, and Cesar Romero as The Joker, debuts on ABC.

1773 – 1st US public museum established (Charlestown SC)


1995 – Murder trial against OJ Simpson, begins in LA


2012 – A law banning Palestinians who marry Israeli’s from gaining citizenship is upheld by Israel’s Supreme Court

1948- 1st Supermarket in U.K. opens

1995 –  Qubilah Shabazz, Malcolm X’s daughter, was arrested for being a part of a conspiracy to kill King Louis Farrakhan. Shabazz’s defense was that she believed the king was responsible for the killing of her father in 1995.

That’s it on Today in History.

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