On this day: September 12

Published On: Sep 12 2012 12:34:26 AM EDT   Updated On: Sep 12 2013 02:00:00 AM EDT

John F. Kennedy marries Jackie, "Lassie," "The Monkees," "Bonanza" and "Taxi" all premiere on TV, and The Man in Black dies, all on this day.

OTD September 12 - Bonanza
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1959: The TV western "Bonanza" premieres, making it the first regularly scheduled TV program presented in color. The show would last 14 seasons and 430 episodes before ending on Jan. 16, 1973, making it the second longest running western series behind "Gunsmoke."

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