CJ and Jenn’s Everything you Need to Know for Wednesday, April 22
Good morning Acadiana. KTDY has lost one its own, Ray Sutley. He was a broadcast legend. Bernadette Lee said it best, "I can guarantee you that every single person in this building, and every single person who worked with Ray, was friends with Ray and loved Ray, has already, or they will at some point, be reduced to a blubbering mess remembering their friend Ray Sutley. Yes, he really was that great of a guy." To Ray's family and friends, our hearts hurt with you.
TODAY IS NATIONAL
Girl Scout Leader's Day
Jelly Bean Day
Administrative Professionals' Day
TODAY IN HISTORY
156 years ago - In 1864, The use of 'In God We Trust" on U.S. coins was approved by Congress.
50 years ago - In 1970, the first Earth Day was celebrated.
44 years ago - In 1976, Barbara Walters signed a $1 million dollar a year contract with ABC to become the first female anchor on television. She co-anchored the 'ABC Evening News' with Harry Reasoner.
42 years ago - In 1978, John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd appeared for the first time as The Blues Brothers on 'Saturday Night Live'.
26 years ago - In 1994, Former President Richard Nixon died of a stroke.
Machine Gun Kelly is 30. Rapper.
Sherri Shepherd is 53. 'The View'.
Jeffrey Dean Morgan is 54. Negan on 'The Walking Dead'.
Byron Allen is 59. Comedy and talk show legend.
Ryan Stiles is 61. 'Whose Line Is It Anyway?' and 'The Drew Carey Show'.
Peter Frampton is 70. Legendary rock singer.
Jack Nicholson is 83. Legendary actor.
Charlotte Rae (1926 - 2018) Actor.
Glen Campbell (1936 - 2017) Country music legend.
Eddie Albert (1906 - 2005) 'Green Acres' legend.
J. Robert Oppenheimer (1904 - 1967) Creater of the A bomb.
13 days until Teacher Appreciation Day
18 days until Mother's Day
30 days until Memorial Day Weekend
Today: 40% chance for rain later today, 80.
Tonight: 60% chance for rain, 85.
Friday: Beautiful, 85.
Saturday: Beautiful, 82.
Sunday: Beautiful, 79.