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Madison - Notable Historical Events

Benjamin FranklinFeb 29, 1780

James MadisonJun 8, 1789

Robert A. MillikanNov 9, 1925

Rocky MarcianoOct 26, 1951

Joe FrazierMar 8, 1971

Elvis PresleyJun 10, 1972

Yoko OnoAug 30, 1972

John LennonNov 28, 1974

Bob MarleyOct 8, 1980

Elton JohnOct 22, 1988

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Madison - Historical Events
Date Event
1780-02-29

The Omicron Delta Omega fraternity was founded by Benjamin Franklin at James Madison University.

1789-06-08

James Madison introduces a proposed Bill of Rights in the U.S. House of Representatives.

1803-02-24

Supreme Court 1st rules a law unconstitutional (Marbury v Madison)

1808-12-07

James Madison elected 4th US President and George Clinton Vice-President

1809-03-04

Madison becomes 1st president inaugurated in American-made clothes

1811-02-11

President Madison prohibits trade with Britain for 3rd time in 4 years

1812-12-02

James Madison re-elected president of US, E Gerry vice-pres

1879-02-12

1st artificial ice rink in North America (Madison Sq Garden, NYC)

1879-05-30

Gilmore Garden (NYC) renamed Madison Square Garden

1879-05-31

Madison Square Garden opens in New York, named after 4th President James Madison

1881-03-18

Barnum & Bailey's Greatest Show on Earth opens (Madison Square Garden)

1883-10-22

1st NY Horse Show held (Madison Sq Garden)

1884-04-21

Potters Field reopened as Madison Park

1891-10-18

1st international 6-day bicycle race in US (Madison Square Garden, NYC) begins

1891-10-20

1st International 6 day bike race (NY Madison Square Garden) begins

1891-10-25

1st International 6 day bike race (NY Madison Square Garden) ends

1896-01-06

1st US women's 6-day bicycle race starts, Madison Square Garden

1897-03-15

1st indoor fly casting tournament opens, at Madison Square Garden

1899-02-12

1st 2-man team 6-day bicycle race in US begins, Madison Square Garden, NYC

1900-10-30

First-ever US auto show opens in Madison Square Garden in NYC

1900-11-03

First US automobile show opens at Madison Square Garden (NYC)

1902-12-28

1st indoor pro football game, Syracuse beats Phila 6-0 (Madison Square Garden, NYC)

1908-08-24

NY Giants scores shown on electric diamonds known as "Compton's Baseball Bulletin" at Madison Square Garden

1908-11-25

Dorando Pietri (It) beats Johnny Hayes (US) in Madison Square Garden marathon by 60 yds

1909-12-11

Colored moving pictures demonstrated at Madison Square Garden, NYC

1922-01-13

WHA-AM in Madison WI begins radio transmissions

1925-11-09

Robert A. Millikan confirms the existence of cosmic rays from outer space in a speech to the National Academy of Sciences at Madison, Wisconsin

1925-12-15

1st hockey game at Madison Sq Garden, Mont Candiens 3, NY Americans 1

1934-12-29

1st collegiate basketball doubleheader (Madison Square Garden)

1940-03-02

1st intercollegiate track meet telecast, Madison Square Garden, NYC

1940-10-04

Wrestling returns to Madison Sq Garden after 12 year lay off

1946-11-11

NY Knicks' 1st game at Madison Sq Garden loses 78-68 to Chic Stags

1948-03-19

Lee Savold KOs Gino Buonvino in 54 seconds at Madison Square Garden, NYC

1951-10-26

Rocky Marciano defeats Joe Louis at Madison Square Garden

1954-03-19

1st color telecast of a prize fight, Giardello vs Troy in Madison Square Garden, NYC

1954-05-03

WHA TV channel 21 in Madison, WI (PBS) begins broadcasting

1956-06-24

WISC TV channel 3 in Madison, WI (CBS) begins broadcasting

1957-05-15

18,000 people at Madison Sq Garden-Billy Graham launched a crusade

1960-11-11

Largest NY Knick 49th St Madison Square Garden crowd-18,499

1961-12-04

Smallest NY Knick, 49th St Madison Square Garden crowd-1,300 (snowstorm)

1964-09-11

Gillette's 20 year contract with Madison Square Garden & ABC to televise fights for free ends as Dick Tiger defeats Don Fullmer at Cleve Auditorium

1968-02-11

Madison Square Garden III closes Madison Square Garden IV opens (NYC)

1968-04-14

1st NBA game at Madison Sq Garden, Knicks beat SD Clippers

1968-08-30

John & Yoko's "One on One" benefit for children at Madison Square Garden

1968-12-26

Bruin Ted Green sets NHL penalty record of 3 minors, 2 majors & 2 game misconducts in a game against NY Rangers in NY's Madison Square Garden

1969-10-15

Madison Square Garden TV Network begins (Rangers vs North Stars)

1970-08-24

Bomb kills 1 at U of Wisconsin's Army Math Research Center in Madison

1970-11-21

NY Knicks 1st game against Cleve Cavalier, Knicks win 102-94 at Madison Square Garden

1971-03-08

Joe Frazier beats Muhammad Ali in 15, retains heavyweight boxing title at Madison Sq Garden

1972-06-10

Elvis Presley records a live album at NY's Madison Square Garden

1972-08-30

John Lennon & Yoko Ono perform at Madison Square Garden

1974-10-09

Washington Capitals 1st NHL game, losing 6-3 to NY Rangers at Madison Square Garden Wash Caps begin a 37 game road losing streak

1974-11-28

John Lennon's last concert appearance (Elton John concert in Madison Square Garden NYC)

1975-12-28

Red Army beats NY Rangers 7-3 at Madison Square Garden

1979-09-07

5 day MUSE concert against nuclear energy opens at Madison Square Garden, NY

1979-09-18

The Who opens NYC concerts at Madison Square Garden

1979-09-19

No Nukes Concert at Madison Square Garden includes Springsteen & Crosby, Stills & Nash

1979-11-17

NY Stars (WBL) home opener at Madison Square Garden in NYC

1979-12-27

Red Army beats NY Rangers 5-2 at Madison Square Garden

1980-09-04

Yes performs its last concert (Madison Square Garden)

1980-10-08

After playing two shows at the Madison Square Garden, Bob Marley collapsed in Central Park while jogging, brought to Sloan-Kettering Hospital

1980-12-18

Bruce Sprinsteen's concert at Madison Sq Garden

1983-05-15

Madison Hotel (Boston) destroyed by implosion

1985-03-31

Wrestlemania I at Madison Square Garden NY, Hogan & Mr T beat Piper & Orndorf

1986-12-12

James "Bone Crusher" Smith TKO's WBA champ Tim Witherspoon in Madison Square Garden

1987-12-12

Rollermania at Madison Square Garden, Eastern Express beats Midwest Pioneers

1988-10-22

Elton John sells out Madison Square Garden for a record 26th time

1989-01-26

Madison Sq Garden announces 2-year $100 M renovation plan

1991-09-25

Paramount at Madison Square Garden in NYC opens

1994-01-22

East beats West 9-8 in 45th NHL All Star Game at Madison Square Garden in NYC

1994-03-20

Wrestlemania X at Madison Square Garden NY, Bret Hart pins Yokozuna

2014-10-29

Madison Bumgarner is named MLB 2014 World Series MVP

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Madison - Notable Birthdays

James MadisonMar 16, 1751

Adam SandlerSep 9, 1966

Madison - Birthdays
Date Event
1751-03-16

James Madison, Port Conway Va, (D-R), 4th US president (1809-17)

1751-03-16

James Madison, 'Manos' the Hands of Fate

1768-05-20

Dolley Dandridge Payne Madison, 1st lady (1809-17)

1793-01-06

James Madison Porter, American politician (d. 1862)

1806-01-17

James Madison Randolph, (Jefferson's grandson) 1st born in White House

1858-11-06

Madison C. Peters, The Way of the Cross

1870-03-31

Tommy Ryan, Madison Sq. Garden

1876-10-06

Harry Madison, King of the Circus

1883-03-26

Cleo Madison, Eleanor's Catch

1888-9-07

Teddy Hayes, Madison Sq. Garden

1907-11-23

Julian Madison, It's a Gift

1908-03-29

Dennis O'Keefe, Fort Madison IA, actor/dir (T-Men, Fighting Seabees)

1909-12-23

Barney Ross, Barney Ross of Chicago, in Defense of His World's Championship Welterweight Title Against Henry Armstrong of California, Featherweight Champion, Held at the Madison Square Garden Bowl, Long Island City, New York

1911-11-01

Donald William Kerst, Madison, Wisconsin, American Physicist who developed the betatron (device to accelerate electron beams)

1912-9-24

John Watson, The Bridges of Madison County

1913-06-19

Helene Madison, The Human Fish

1913-9-04

Jan Savitt, The Bridges of Madison County

1915-12-08

Jack Mather, Billy Madison

1915-9-17

Mae Madison, The Big Stampede

1918-01-08

Helen Hughes, Billy Madison

1922-01-19

Guy Madison, [Robert Moseley], California, actor (Wild Bill Hickok)

1922-01-19

Guy Madison, 5 Against the House

1923-02-04

Madison Shockley III, Next Day Air

1923-07-03

Johnny Hartman, The Bridges of Madison County

1924-08-14

Georges Prêtre, The Bridges of Madison County

1924-10-09

Robert A Rushworth, Madison Maine, test pilot (X-15)

1924-9-24

Theresa Merritt, Billy Madison

1926-02-17

Lee Hoiby, Madison Wisconsin, composer (1957 Arts & Letters)

1928-10-10

Junior Mance, The Bridges of Madison County

1929-04-02

Tom Madison, Return with Honor

1930-06-19

Gena Rowlands, Madison Wisconsin, American actress

1930-07-02

Ahmad Jamal, The Bridges of Madison County

1932-01-18

Irene Kral, The Bridges of Madison County

1934-03-11

Leigh Madison, The Giant Behemoth

1934-08-30

Ellen Madison, Goldstein

1936-02-07

Madison Arnold, Donnie Brasco

1936-07-10

Lois Lilienstein, Billy Madison

1936-10-12

Tony Kubek, shortstop (NY Yankees)/sportscaster (NBC-TV, Madison Square Garden)

1939-08-01

Robert James Waller, The Bridges of Madison County

1940-02-06

Jim Haynie, The Bridges of Madison County

1940-12-18

Bram Morrison, Billy Madison

1943-03-31

Sharon Hampson, Billy Madison

1943-04-22

Madison Mason, Transformers

1944-12-27

Tracy Nelson, Madison Wisconsin, American singer

1945-02-12

Joe Schermie, Madison Wi, bassist (3 Dog Night-Joy to the World)

1945-07-03

Michael Cole, Madison Wisc, actor (Pete-Mod Squad)

1945-10-31

Dane Lantz, Madison

1946-02-21

Tyne Daly, Madison Wisc, actress (Cagney & Lacey, Angel Unchained)

1946-9-30

Arline Smith, Billy Madison

1951-01-14

Mara Madison, Breast Picture

1956-01-09

Mike Walczewski, American Public Address Announcer at Madison Square Garden

1956-07-06

John Jorgenson, Madison Wisc, singer (Desert Rose Band-Love Reunited)

1956-11-13

Christopher Noth, Madison Wisconsin, US actor (Law and Order, The Good Wife)

1957-02-26

Connie Carpenter-Phinney, Madison Wisc, 79k cyclist (Oly-gold-1984)

1957-07-30

Victor Slezak, The Bridges of Madison County

1957-08-24

Victor Hammer, Billy Madison

1957-09-22

Mark Johnson, Madison WI, NHL forward (Olympic-gold-1980, Pitts, NJ)

1958-06-14

Eric Heiden, Madison, Wisconsin, US speed skater (5 Olympic gold medals 1980)

1958-12-13

Vincent D. Madison, The Garden

1959-09-27

Beth Heiden, Madison Wisc, 3000m speed skater (Olympic-bronze-1980)

1960-12-28

Zane Smith, Madison WI, pitcher (Pittsburgh Pirates)

1962-01-22

Tamra Davis, Billy Madison

1962-05-15

Madison Monroe, The Seduction of Maxine

1962-12-27

Sherri Steinhauer, Madison WI, LPGA golfer (1992 du Maurier Ltd)

1963-02-22

Dave Besteman, Madison Wis, speed skater (Olympics-1994)

1964-04-03

Robert MacRae, Madison

1964-06-24

Gary Suter, Madison WI, NHL defenseman (Chicago Blackhawks, USA)

1965-01-12

Madison, Evil Toons

1965-02-03

Dorcas Wonsavage, Madison Wis, cross country skier (Olympics-1994)

1965-08-16

Heidi Gentry, Fastest Gun on Madison Avenue

1966-09-09

Adam Sandler, Brooklyn New York, actor/comedian (Billy Madison, Happy Gilmore, Saturday Night Live)

1966-11-23

Jerry Kelly, Madison WI, PGA golfer (1993 Nike Cleveland Open-2nd)

1967-04-03

Madison McKoy, South Pacific

1967-08-26

Kelly Madison, Get My Belt

1967-09-11

Kendra Lee Ruwe, Madison Idaho, Miss Idaho-America (1991)

1967-9-19

Robert Madison, La seconda notte di nozze

1968-9-16

Marc Anthony, Marc Anthony: The Concert from Madison Square Garden

1969-04-01

Kevin Dean, Madison, NHL defenseman (NJ Devils)

1969-08-06

Maite Ferrer, Madison Class of '64

1970-09-11

Berry Richter, Madison Wis, US hockey defenseman (Olympics-1994)

1972-08-03

Jeff Nygaard, Madison Wisc, volleyball middle blocker (Olympics-96)

1973-02-07

Kate Thornton, Happy Birthday Elton! From Madison Square Garden, New York

1973-06-09

Magalie Madison, Hunting and Gathering

1973-07-29

Wanya Morris, Fantasy: Mariah Carey at Madison Square Garden

1973-09-25

Bridgette Wilson, Gold Beach, Oregon, American actress (Mortal Kombat, Billy Madison)

1973-9-25

Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, Billy Madison

1974-04-23

Sam Madison, cornerback (Miami Dolphins)

1974-04-23

Sam Madison, Philadelphia Eagles at New York Giants

1974-9-06

Sarah Danielle Madison, Jurassic Park III

1975-05-16

Allon Furstenberg, Rough Around the Edges: Live from Madison Square Garden

1976-01-01

Melissa D. Madison, Episode #1.2015

1976-05-06

Lindsay Page, Madison Wis, figure skater (1997 E Great Lakes Sr-3rd)

1976-11-06

Nicole Madison,

1976-11-10

Eve Madison, What If Our Parachute Doesn't Open?

1976-12-14

Michael Madison, Delivered

1976-12-16

Ryan Madison, Get My Belt

1977-07-27

Martha Madison, Kate & Leopold

1978-02-13

Aliss Wang, Madison

1978-10-12

Madison, Score Xtra 8

1978-12-23

Holly Madison, The House Bunny

1979-08-01

Madison Avenue, Sugar Daddy 21

1979-11-14

Allison Hagendorf, Lady Gaga Presents: The Monster Ball Tour at Madison Square Garden

1979-12-23

Holly Madison, American model

1980-04-16

Jesse Tendler, Madison Wisc, actor (Nick-Ellen Burstyn Show)

1980-10-28

Madison Hildebrand, Million Dollar Wild Swan Chase

1980-9-20

Madison Young, Champion: Love Hurts

1981-10-08

Anthony Madison, Super Bowl XLIII

1981-10-31

Monique Madison, Dasani, Luna, Monique

1981-11-29

Michie Madison, The Business

1982-08-11

Maliyah Madison, Blu Dreams: Sweet Solos

1982-9-28

Joanna Chan, Finding Madison

1983-02-11

Madison Day, Breakin' 'Em in 2

1983-05-24

Madison James, This Isn't 'The Twilight Saga: New Moon': The XXX Parody

1984-03-22

Britney Madison, Blow Me Sandwich 5

1984-07-29

J. Madison Wright, Shiloh

1984-08-22

Madison Monroe, Spunk'd

1985-11-28

Madison Moss, 10 Rules for Sleeping Around

1986-02-27

Ashlee T. Madison, Lucy Is the Sunshine

1986-06-06

Ashley Madison, Miss March

1986-06-23

Tatiana Amil, Blanca Madison

1987-04-05

Madison Ainley, Gone Girl

1988-03-08

Amy McChesney, No Sleep 'til Madison

1988-07-13

Madison Scott, Not Married with Children XXX

1988-11-14

Madison Mason, Adult Entertainment Expo '09

1988-9-21

Madison Fisk, To the Wonder

1989-02-22

Alba Madriles, Madison Class of '64

1989-04-14

Brent Madison, Jealousy

1989-06-14

Madison Ivy, Rocky XXX: A Parody Thriller

1989-06-21

Madison Parker, Don't Make Me Beg 3

1989-08-01

Madison Bumgarner, Anne Hathaway/Gael García Bernal/Madison Bumgarner/Stevie Nicks

1989-08-28

Madison Eginton, Eyes Wide Shut

1990-03-16

Madison Riley, Grown Ups

1990-04-17

Madison J. Breiman, Hail Caesar

1990-06-01

Madison Smith, Evangeline

1990-9-30

Madison Walls, A Numbers Game

1991-08-11

Valerie Madison, Facial Cum Catchers 14

1991-08-22

Madison Lloyd,

1991-10-17

Dora Madison, The Loft

1991-12-20

Madison Bontempo, The Last Straw

1992-11-07

Gara Roda, Madison Class of '64

1992-11-29

Madison Siple, Captain Z & the Terror of Leviathan

1992-12-13

Alison McArthur, The Ghosts of Madison's Inn

1993-01-27

Madison J. Loos, Home for the Holidays

1993-07-20

Madison Mueller, Return to Sender

1993-08-17

Madison McReynolds, Crate 'n' Burial

1993-10-19

Madison Falle, He Shoots, She Scores

1993-11-02

Madison Ford, Swan Dive

1994-01-09

Madison Hall, The Crimson Hour

1994-01-21

Madison Lindstrom, Dus

1994-9-22

Madison Riley, Once in the Life

1995-02-17

Madison Keys, 2015: Day 8, Part 1

1995-11-05

Madison McLaughlin, Freaks and Geeks

1995-12-24

Madison T. White, Twisted Faith

1996-11-22

Madison Davenport, The Possession

1997-02-14

Madison Iseman, Second Chances

1997-03-31

Madison Goeres, Art Heist

1998-07-22

Madison Pettis, American actress

1998-07-22

Madison Pettis, The Game Plan

1999-04-02

Madison Grimes, Run

1999-06-02

Madison Leisle, Inherent Vice

1999-10-15

Bailee Madison, Just Go with It

1999-9-16

Jonas Madison, Crazy Horace

2000-11-08

Madison Poer, The Young and the Restless

2001-06-26

Brittney Madison Bowen, The Way to Happiness

2001-12-28

Madison De La Garza, Finishing the Hat

2002-07-28

Madison Carabello, The First Secret

2002-08-05

Madison Brown, I Quit

Madison - Notable Weddings

James MadisonSep 15, 1794

Madison - Weddings
Date Event
1794-09-15

4th US President James Madison (43) weds Dolley Madison (26) in Jefferson County, West Virginia

1974-06-05

"Sly and the Family Stone" frontman Sly Stone (31) weds model-actress Kathy Silva at Madison Square Garden

1982-07-01

Over 2000 Unification Church couples marry at NY Madison Square Garden

2006-07-01

"Hi-5" actress and singer Jennifer Peterson-Hind (26) weds recording artist Tom Korbee in Madison, Wisconsin

2013-09-10

TV personality Holly Madison (33) weds Insomniac Events founder Pasquale Rotella in a fairytale wedding at Disneyland

Madison - Notable Deaths

James MadisonJun 28, 1836

Madison - Deaths
Date Event
1836-06-28

James Madison, 4th US pres (1809-17), dies in Montpelier Va at 85

1836-06-28

James Madison, 'Manos' the Hands of Fate

1849-07-12

Dolley Madison, 4th First Lady Of The United States (b. 1768)

1862-11-11

James Madison Porter, American politician (b. 1793)

1906-06-25

Stanford White, Architect, shot dead atop Madison Square Garden which he designed by Harry Thaw jealous husband of Evelyn Nesbit

1918-10-12

Madison C. Peters, The Way of the Cross

1936-07-08

Harry Madison, King of the Circus

1945-10-12

Jesse James Payne, lynched in Madison County Florida

1948-08-03

Tommy Ryan, Madison Sq. Garden

1948-10-04

Jan Savitt, The Bridges of Madison County

1964-03-11

Cleo Madison, Eleanor's Catch

1973-07-26

Mike Burke, Pres (NY Yankees)/dir (Madison Sq Garden), dies

1975-01-06

Noel Madison, actor (Jitterbugs, Black Raven), dies at 77

1982-07-09

Fred Madison, George of the Jungle

1984-08-13

Stefan Weiß, The Bridges of Madison County

1987-09-14

Ellen Madison, Goldstein

1996-02-06

Guy Madison, actor (Wild Bill Hickok), dies at 74

1996-02-06

Guy Madison, 5 Against the House

1998-06-12

Theresa Merritt, Billy Madison

2004-11-01

Mae Madison, The Big Stampede

2005-04-30

Britney Madison, Blow Me Sandwich 5

2006-01-25

Jack Mather, Billy Madison

2006-07-21

J. Madison Wright, Shiloh

2009-01-08

Leigh Madison, The Giant Behemoth

2010-04-17

Ashlee T. Madison, Lucy Is the Sunshine

2014-09-27

Sarah Danielle Madison, Jurassic Park III

2015-04-22

Lois Lilienstein, Billy Madison


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