On this day: April 5

Published On: Apr 02 2013 06:37:40 PM CDT   Updated On: Apr 05 2016 11:00:00 PM CDT

George Washington issues the first presidential veto, the greatest hits album is born, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar captures the NBA's career scoring title, and Nirvana lead singer Kurt Cobain kills himself, all on this day.

OTD April 5 - Married with Children
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1987: The Fox Broadcasting Company debuts in primetime with the series "Married... with Children" and "The Tracey Ullman Show." The network added one new show per week over the next several weeks, with the series "21 Jump Street," "Mr. President" and "Duet" completing its Sunday schedule.

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