October in Pop Culture History

1923 – Founding of Walt Disney Company

1926 – Publication of Winnie the Pooh by A.A. Milne

1927 – Premiere of The Jazz Singer, the first ‘talkie’, first feature film using spoken dialogue

1939 – First appearance of Namor the Sub-Mariner

1940 – Publication of For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway

1948 – First appearance of The Riddler

1950 – First appearance of The Peanuts

1951 – Premiere of I Love Lucy

1958 – First appearance of Bizarro

1958 – First appearance of The Smurfs

1959 – Premiere of The Twilight Zone

1968 – First appearance of Vision

1969 – Premiere of Monty Python’s Flying Circus

1974 – First appearance of Wolverine

1983 – Microsoft releases Word version 1

1994 – Premiere of Pulp Fiction

1999 – Harley Quinn makes comic debut

1999 – Premiere of Fight Club

2011 – Human population reaches 7 billion

3 Comments Add yours

  1. TeacherofYA says:

    Wow. October has been a busy month…it gets around! 😉

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Zezee says:

    The Twilight Zone came out in 1959?! I didn’t know that!

    Liked by 1 person

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