Part of the Disney Afternoon syndicated programming block, Disney’s Duck Universe expanded to St. Canard and followed the adventures of the crimefighting Darkwing Duck. Joined by sidekick Launchpad McQuack and adopted daughter Gosalyn, “the terror that flaps in the night” thwarted supervillains for three seasons and 91 episodes, with the final original episode airing on this date. -A.D.
Today’s Birthdays: Mädchen Amick, small town waitress (42); Bob Barker, priceless (89); Mayim Bialik, fashion plate (37); Sarah Douglas, personal assistant (60); Mike Golic, sports talking head (50); Regina Hall, attorney (42); Wings Hauser, character actor (65); Sheree J. Wilson, Texas D.A. (54).