On this day: October 3

Published On: Oct 03 2012 01:53:54 AM EDT   Updated On: Oct 03 2013 02:00:00 AM EDT

Bobby Thomson hits the "shot heard 'round the world," Woody Guthrie passes away, Germany comes together, and O.J. Simpson is found not guilty, all on this day.

OTD October 3 - Mickey Mouse Club
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Walt Disney

1955: The variety TV show "The Mickey Mouse Club" debuts. The series, created by Walt Disney and featuring a cast of child performers known as the "mousketeers," would be revived, reformatted and reimagined after its initial run from 1955 to 1959, first in 1977 for syndication, and again, from 1989 to 1995 on the Disney Channel.

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