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On this day: August 22

Published On: Aug 20 2012 05:42:29 PM CDT   Updated On: Aug 22 2013 01:00:00 AM CDT

Teddy Roosevelt goes for a historic ride, tennis player Althea Gibson breaks racial barriers, The Supremes hit No. 1 for the first time, and Nolan Ryan notches his 5,000 career strikeout, all on this day.

OTD August 22 - Howard Stern
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1998: "The Howard Stern Radio Show," a late-night Saturday night TV show designed to compete with NBC's "Saturday Night Live," premieres on CBS to about 70 percent of the U.S. The show would last three seasons and a total of 84 episodes before being canceled.

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