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Years Ago Today: The Lion King becomes highest grossing Broadway show



2012: The Lion King becomes highest grossing Broadway show

It became the highest grossing Broadway show after overtaking "The Phantom of The Opera"

The Lion King musical, directed by Julie Taymor and based on the animated Disney movie

The Lion King musical has grossed more money at the box office than any other film or stage show in history

The Lion King is originally a 1994 animated film, which tells the story of Simba, a lion cub who is cast into the wild, by his evil uncle. On this day, The Lion King musical which is directed by Julie Taymor became the highest grossing Broadway show. This show has overtaken the record of "The Phantom of the Opera". Disney claims a record collection of $6.2 billion for this show.

1953: "TV Guide" publishes 1st issue

TV Guide is a bi-weekly magazine that provides Television programs.

The print magazine is owned by NTVB media while its digital properties are controlled by the CBS interactive division of CBS Corporation.

It provides television-related news, celebrity interviews and gossip, film reviews, crossword puzzles and many more. .

TV guide is a bi-weekly magazine that provides Television programs. It provides television-related news, celebrity interviews, and gossip. It also provides film reviews, horoscopes and crossword puzzle in some of its issues. The print magazine is owned by NTVB media while its digital properties are controlled by the CBS interactive division of CBS Corporation.

2014: Stuart Stephen Papworth Parkin is awarded the “Millennium Technology “Prize for his work on magnetic storage

Stuart Stephen Papworth Parkin was born on 9 December 1955 in Watford, England.

He is a well-known experimental Physicist, IBM Fellow and Manager of the Magnetoelectronics group at the IBM Almaden Research Centre in San Jose, California.

He is a pioneer in the Science and Application of Spintronic materials.

Professor Stuart Stephen Papworth Parkin received the 2014 Millennium Technology Prize in recognition for his discoveries, which enabled thousand-fold increase in the storage capacity of the magnetic disk drive. His innovations have led to a huge expansion of data acquisition and storage capacities, which in turn have led to the evolution of large data centres and cloud services, social networks, music and film distribution online. We can now stream movies online, search Information on the internet because all that information is stored in magnetic disk drives in the cloud.