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Sep 19
OktoberfestOktoberfestGermany's Oktoberfest Beer Festival: Learn More
Dates to Remember - Days of the Calendar: Oktoberfest

1911
Birthday of William GoldingBirthday of William Golding (1911).Top 10 Notes: Lord of the Flies

1940
Birthday of Bill MedleyBirthday of Bill Medley (1940)Top 10 Classic Duets

1941
Birthday of Mama CassBirthday of Mama Cass (1941).Another Top 10 Most Shocking Music Myths

1948
Birthday of Jeremy IronsBirthday of Jeremy Irons (1948)Top 10 Actors Who Always Play Villains

1960
Birthday of Mario BataliBirthday of Mario Batali, American chef, writer, restaurateur and media personality.Top 10 Celebrity Chefs

1970
Premiere of the sitcom 'The Mary Tyler Moore Show'Premiere of the sitcom 'The Mary Tyler Moore Show' (1970)Top 10 Television Sitcoms of the 1970s

1974
Birthday of Jimmy FallonBirthday of Jimmy Fallon (1974)Jimmy Fallon Biography: From 'SNL' to 'Late Night'
The History of Saturday Night Live

1975
The TV series Fawlty Towers airs its first episodeThe TV series Fawlty Towers airs its first episode (1975)Top 10 British TV Comedies

1980
Birthday of Tegan and SaraBirthday of Tegan and Sara (1980)Interview with Tegan and Sara: Origins and Influences
Interview with Tegan and Sara on 'Heartthrob'

1980
Release: Don't Stand So Close to Me by The Police is releasedDon't Stand So Close to Me by The Police is released (1980)Top 10 Jailbait Songs

1984
Release: AmadeusAmadeus, a film about the rivalry between Mozart and Antonio Salieri (1984)Top 10 Music Biopic Performances

1988
Release: Bon Jovi album, New Jersey, is releasedBon Jovi's fourth album, 'New Jersey,' is releasedTop 10 Hard Rock Bands of the 1980s

1989
Release: Doogie Howser, M.D. debutsThe show Doogie Howser MD airs its first episode (1989)Top 10 TV Doctors
Top 10 Comeback Performances

1990
Release: GoodFellasThe film GoodFellas is released (1990)Top 10 Memorable Movie Insults
Top 10 Movie Narrations
Top 10 Movie Portrayals of Real Life Gangsters
Top 10 Movies of the 1990s
Top 10 Martin Scorsese Movies
Top 10 Movie Portrayals of Real Life Bad Guys
Top 10 Tense Movie Moments
Top 10 Improvised Movie Moments
Top 10 Robert De Niro Moments

1991
The Simpsons episode Stark Raving Dad first airs The Simpsons episode Stark Raving Dad first airs (1991)Top 10 Guest Stars on The Simpsons (Who Play Characters)
Top 10 Epic TV Cameos

1994
Release: The TV series ER airs its first episodeThe TV series ER airs its first episode (1994)Top 10 TV Doctors
Top 10 Saddest TV Deaths

1997
Release: L.A. ConfidentialThe film L.A. Confidential is released (1997)Top 10 Neo-Noir Films
Top 10 Movie Detectives

2001
The USA sends military respondes to the September 11th terrorist attacks The USA began sending combat troops, aircraft and ships to the Persian Gulf and Indian Ocean in response to the September 11th terrorist attacks (2001)Persian Gulf War: Timeline of Operation Desert Storm

2003
Release: UnderworldThe film Underworld is released (2003)Top 10 Vampires in Movies and TV (REDUX)
Top 10 Werewolf Movies (REDUX)
Top 10 Movie Vampires

2005
The TV series How I Met Your Mother airs its first episodePremiere of How I Met Your Mother (2005)Top 10 Disappointing TV Show Finales
Top 10 TV Bottle Episodes
How I Met Your Mother vs. Friends
Top 10 TV Womanizers
Top 10 Sitcom Catchphrases
Top 10 TV Sitcoms of the 2000s
Top 10 Married Sitcom Couples
Top 10 Saddest TV Deaths
Top 10 Comeback Performances
Top 10 How I Met Your Mother Running Gags

2008
Travis Barker is in a plane crashTravis Barker and Adam Goldstein, or DJ AM, survive a plane crash in South CarolinaThe History of Blink-182

2010
Boardwalk Empire premieresThe TV show Boardwalk Empire premieres (2010)Top 10 HBO Shows of All Time
Top 10 TV Anti-Heroes
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