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Ed Donahue

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Lucille Désirée Ball (August 6, 1911 – April 26, 1989)

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SHOW DEBUTED ON THIS DAY IN 1931

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From left: Chester Lauck (Lum) and Norris Goff (Abner). 

Lum and Abner was an NBC Blue network radio comedy program created by
Chester Lauck and Norris Goff (shown above). The popular show aired until
1954, having been heard originally on NBC as well as Mutual, CBS and the 
ABC network.

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Sandy Kozel

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  Ella Jane Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996)    
             

 

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Sandy Kozel

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Barbra Joan Streisand is 73 today.

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SCI-FI SERIES DEBUTED ON THIS DAY IN 1955

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X Minus One was a half-hour science fiction radio drama series broadcast from
April 24, 1955 until it was canceled on January 9, 1958. The program aired in
various timeslots on NBC. It opened with announcer Fred Collins delivering the countdown.

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Fred Collins

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