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September 30th

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On this day in Comedy History, September 30th, 1965, Kathleen Madigan, comedian was born in Florissant, MO.

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September 29th

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On this day in Comedy History, September 29th, 1982, the sitcom “Cheers” was first broadcast on NBC-TV.

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September 28th

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On this day in Comedy History, September 28th, 1964, Janeane Garofalo, comedienne was born in Newton, New Jersey.

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September 28th, 2012 at 12:01 am

September 27th

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On this day in Comedy History, September 27th, 1954, Steve Allen’s “Tonight Show” premiered.

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September 27th, 2012 at 12:01 am

October 31st

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On this day in Comedy History, October 31st, 1950, actor and comedian John Candy was born in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada.

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October 31st, 2011 at 12:01 am

October 30th

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On this day in Comedy History, October 30th, 1945, actor, producer, director and “Happy Days” sitcom star Henry Winkler was born in Manhattan, New York.

October 29th

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On this day in Comedy History, October 29th, 1957, comedian and actor Dan Castellaneta, best known as the voice of “Homer Simpson”, was born in Oak Park, Illinois.

October 28th

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On this day in Comedy History, October 28th, 1950, for the first time comedian Jack Benny brought his twenty year-old hit radio show to TV.

October 27th

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On this day in Comedy History, October 27th, 1939, actor, writer, comedian John Cleese of “Monty Python” fame was born in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, England.

October 26th

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On this day in Comedy History, October 26th, 1983, actor and comedian Sam Brown from “The Whitest Kids U’ Know” fame was born in Sandwich, Massachusetts.