On this day in 1954. The National Negro Network came together. It consisted of 40 radio stations.
On this day in 1996, WPAT-FM, New York, switched from beautiful music to and English-Spanish format.
On this day in 1997, the Howard Stern Radio Show premiered on KKND-FM in New Orleans, Louisiana.
On this day in 2000, the FCC created LPFM (Low Powered FM)