Thursday, July 9, 2009

Today in Entertainment History

Photo by Alan Light

July 9 . . . 1956

Dick Clark hosts American Bandstand for the very first time. He hosts the syndicated show until September 1987.


3 comments:

RAD said...

loved this show...10am on Saturdays we would be watching growing up in Honolulu....good times!

Deep Dish said...

I watched this show every Saturday when I was a teenager. I still remember seeing Captain & Tennille for the first time singing "Love Will Keep Us Together". I miss the "Bandstand".

Doug Goff said...

Now Dick Clark, he's an American icon. It's not New Years without him!