On this day: July 5

Published On: Jun 27 2012 04:38:31 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 05 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

History's greatest showman is born, a war begins, and two of man's greatest inventions are unveiled, all on this day.

OTD July 5 - Seinfeld Chronicles
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1989: The pilot episode of "Seinfeld," then known as "The Seinfeld Chronicles," premieres on TV. It was re-broadcast June 28, 1990, after the show had been picked up as a series.

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