This Week in History: 10/9/16

Sports Illustrated October 10, 2016 cover. Courtesy of Sports Illustrated/Time Inc.

Sports Illustrated October 10, 2016 cover. Courtesy of Sports Illustrated/Time Inc.

Dave Plier and Dave Schwan talk ‘This Week in History’ including the ‘discovery’ of America in 1492, the first ‘cocktail’ in 1776, the Cubs win the World Series in 1908, Chicago opens the city’s new subway system in 1943, Chicago’s ‘Kukla, Fran & Ollie, ‘I Love Lucy’ premieres in 1953, the first live telecast from a manned US spacecraft, Apollo 7 in 1968.

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