#TodayInHistory: Superhero classic, Batman makes debut on screen!
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.