1970 WFYI TV channel 20 in Indianapolis, IN (PBS) begins broadcasting
1971 Borden's opens a turn-of-century ice cream parlor at Disney World
1971 KMPH TV channel 26 in Visalia-Fresno, CA (IND) begins broadcasting
Event of Interest
1975 A Cessna 310Q airplane crashes over Wilmington, North Carolina, killing the pilot and severely injuring several pro wrestlers affiliated with the NWA's Mid-Atlantic promotion. One of the survivors is the legendary Ric Flair.
1980 ABC premiere of Saturday futuristic fantasy cartoon "Thundarr the Barbarian"