This is History: Cubs’ Ernie Bank’s 500th Home Run, Spaghetti-Os, Michael Jordan named NBA Rookie of the Year, Final Episodes of Cheers and Seinfeld

Dave Plier

After hitting his 500th home run in the second inning against the Atlanta Braves at Chicago, Ill., Ernie Banks turns toward the fans and acknowledges the applause, May 12, 1970. (AP Photo/Jim Palmer)

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Dave Plier and Dave Schwan talk about Ernie Banks’ 500th home run called by WGN’s Jack Brickhouse, the introduction of Spaghetti-O’s, Pope John Paull II being shot in 1981, the final episodes of ‘The Wonder Years’, ‘Cheers’ and Seinfeld and more.

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