THE SIMPSONS
Animated Series 1989. Created by Matt Groening. Starring Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith, Hank Azaria, Harry Shearer, Tress MacNeille, Pamela Hayden, Maggie Roswell, Russi Taylor, Marcia Wallace, Marcia Mitzman Gaven, Karl Wiedergott, Albert Brooks, Phil Hartman, Jon Lovitz, Joe Mantegna and Kelsey Grammer.
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2000 - 24 years ago
1February 17, 2000 21st Century: 00sEvents

February 17, 2000
The staff of PBS try to kill Homer. However, Reverend Lovejoy stows him away on a plane to the South Pacific to become a missionary.



3April 30, 2000 21st Century: 00sEvents

April 30, 2000
When Lisa Simpson and her Mensa friends, also known as The Council of Alphas, run the town of Springfield after Mayor Quimby abdicates his position, Principal Skinner's Transportation Project not only gets the town's trains running on time, he gets them running on metric time. Apparently another project of theirs changes how they are calculating time, because he mentions the impossible date of April 47th. Principal Skinner: "Remember this moment, people... 80 past 2:00 on April 47th. It's the dawn of an enlightened Springfield."



3November 10, 2000 21st Century: 00sEvents

November 10, 2000
Carl uses the word for November 10 from his Word-a-day calendar at lunch in the power plant cafeteria: I concur. The word on the calendar is conquer.



2001 - 23 years ago
3February 18, 2001 21st Century: 00sEvents

February 18, 2001
Krusty airs his final show. Meanwhile, Sideshow Bob hypnotizes Bart in order to kill Krusty.



3May 23, 2001 21st Century: 00sEvents

May 23, 2001
When the Simpsons family photos are destroyed in their fireproof safe, they recreate their series finale party for Star Trek: Voyager.



3December 24, 2001 21st Century: 00sEvents

December 24, 2001
Lisa tells her family that she will be celebrating Christmas with them and continue paying lip service to Christianity while practicing Buddhism for the rest of her life.



2003 - 21 years ago
3September 13, 2003 21st Century: 00sEvents

September 13, 2003
Krusty Burger's Ribwich Tour visits San Antonio.



3September 20, 2003 21st Century: 00sEvents

September 20, 2003
Krusty Burger's Ribwich Tour visits San Antonio.



3October 28, 2003 21st Century: 00sEvents

October 28, 2003
Krusty Burger's Ribwich Tour visits Boston.



3October 30, 2003 21st Century: 00sEvents

October 30, 2003
Krusty Burger's Ribwich Tour visits Springfield.



3November 5, 2003 21st Century: 00sEvents

November 5, 2003
Lisa competes in the Spellympics in Calgary, and the day before Krusty Burger's Ribwich Tour visits San Francisco.



3November 6, 2003 21st Century: 00sEvents

November 6, 2003
Lisa loses the Spellympics in Calgary when she spells intransigence with an 'A' instead of an 'E'. Also the day that Krusty Burger's Ribwich Tour is supposed to visit San Francisco - but Krusty shows up to announce that the Ribwich is no more, as the animal they made it from is now extinct. Not a cow or pig. Think smaller, and more legs.



3December 17, 2003 21st Century: 00sEvents

December 17, 2003
Date of Romeo and Juiet movie ticket on Moe's wall.



3December 24, 2003 21st Century: 00sEvents

December 24, 2003
Homer steals all the presents in town.



3December 25, 2003 21st Century: 00sEvents

December 25, 2003
The When confronted by angry residents in the town square, Homer gives back all the presents he stole the night before. Moe falls from the top of a building during his annual suicide threat.



2004 - 20 years ago
3December 25, 2004 21st Century: 00sEvents

December 25, 2004
The patriotic Americans of the U.S. Senate declare today, December 25 "We Hate Springfield Day".



2005 - 19 years ago
3January 20, 2005 21st Century: 00sEvents

January 20, 2005
Bart goes to a Murder 4 Life rap concert in Springfield. He fakes being kidnapped as an alibi so Homer and Marge will not know he went.



3May 11, 2005 21st Century: 00sEvents

May 11, 2005
After researching the Rapture, Homer calculates that Judgment Day is one week away, on May 18.



3May 18, 2005 21st Century: 00sEvents

May 18, 2005
Homer Simpson: The book of Revelations has 404 verses... add the number of people at the last supper... minus the number of Filipinos in the Bible... and you get 3:15 pm, May 18th. That's when the Rapture will begin.



3May 19, 2005 21st Century: 00sEvents

May 19, 2005
After Homer's original date for the Rapture comes and goes, Homer recalculates, determining that the new date for the Rapture is May 19th.



3December 24, 2005 21st Century: 00sEvents

December 24, 2005
Christmas Eve. The Simpsons go to church, but Reverend Lovejoy doesn't show up for service due to a model train wreck in his house, so Homer tells Christmas stories. "Christmas Service - Jesus: 2005 years young"



3December 24, 2005 21st Century: 00sEvents

December 24, 2005
The Simpsons bring Gil home with them on Christmas Eve from Constington's, where he was working as a department store Santa.



3December 25, 2005 21st Century: 00sEvents

December 25, 2005
The Simpsons wake up Christmas morning to find Gil asleep on the couch and his stuff all over the place.



2006 - 18 years ago
3January 1, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

January 1, 2006
Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa. Gil spends New Year's Day on the couch watching the Rose Parade, featuring a marching band from Altoona, Pennsylvania, playing "Rachel's Theme" from Batman Begins.



3January 16, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

January 16, 2006
MLK Day. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa. Homer and Marge argue over letting him stay or kicking him out.



3January 29, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

January 29, 2006
School Science Fair at Springfield Elementary, as marked on Lisa's calendar.



3February 2, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

February 2, 2006
Groundhog Day. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa.



3February 12, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

February 12, 2006
When Mrs. Krabappel hits on Willy when he's G.K. Willington, he tells her, "I'd be happy to dine with you on the 12th." In his datebook, he writes "Boink slut"



3February 14, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

February 14, 2006
Valentine's Day. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa. Marge rents that negligee that Homer likes, but their alone time is interrupted by Gil, eating the heart-shaped box of chocolates that Homer bought for Marge.



3February 15, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

February 15, 2006
Susan B. Anthony Day. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa.



3February 17, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

February 17, 2006
World Human Spirit Day. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa.



3March 4, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

March 4, 2006
Old Inauguration Day. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa.



3March 17, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

March 17, 2006
St. Patrick's Day. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa. Gil invites friends over to celebrate.



3April 28, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

April 28, 2006
Arbor Day. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa.



3May 8, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

May 8, 2006
V.E. Day. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa.



3May 9, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

May 9, 2006
James L. Brooks' birthday. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa.



3May 24, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

May 24, 2006
Ned's cat's birthday, which Marge remembers, because she shares a birthday with Patti LaBelle.



3July 3, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

July 3, 2006
Air Conditioning Appreciation Day. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa.



3July 24, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

July 24, 2006
Cousins Day. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa.



3July 27, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

July 27, 2006
Jerry Van Dyke's birthday. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa.



3September 8, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

September 8, 2006
International Literacy Day. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa.



3September 24, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

September 24, 2006
National Good Neighbor Day. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa.



3October 9, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

October 9, 2006
Columbus Day. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa.



3October 13, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

October 13, 2006
World Egg Day. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa.



3October 21, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

October 21, 2006
Reptile Awareness Day. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa.



3November 13, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

November 13, 2006
Gingerbread House Day. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa.



3November 23, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

November 23, 2006
Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa. Gil ruins Thanksgiving by using Marge's leg razor to peel his carrots. Marge is still mad about it the next day while she does yardwork and talks to Ned over the fence.



3November 24, 2006 21st Century: 00sEvents

November 24, 2006
The Day after Thanksgiving. Gil is still living with the Simpsons after they brought him home with them on Christmas Eve from Costington's, where he was working as a department store Santa. Marge is still angry with Gil for ruining Thanksgiving by using her leg razor to peel his carrots. When she goes to tell him off, she finds that he's finally gone, having taken off to Scottsdale for a job with Jackpot Realty.



2007 - 17 years ago
3March 17, 2007 21st Century: 00sEvents

March 17, 2007
Marge races through a St. Patrick's Day parade to beat Bart and Lisa home from school.



3July 3, 2007 21st Century: 00sEvents

July 3, 2007
Chief Wiggum cancels Santa's Little Helper's class at the Springfield Animal Police Academy. Chief Wiggum: "For the next two weeks, I'm gonna be your worst enemy, except this Thursday is the Fourth of July, so we'll take Friday off as well. Well, I guess Wednesday everybody's going to be thinking about the long weekend, so...eh, what the hell? Why don't we just take the whole week off?"



3July 4, 2007 21st Century: 00sEvents

July 4, 2007
Chief Wiggum cancels Santa's Little Helper's class at the Springfield Animal Police Academy. Chief Wiggum: "For the next two weeks, I'm gonna be your worst enemy, except this Thursday is the Fourth of July, so we'll take Friday off as well. Well, I guess Wednesday everybody's going to be thinking about the long weekend, so...eh, what the hell? Why don't we just take the whole week off?"



3July 5, 2007 21st Century: 00sEvents

July 5, 2007
Chief Wiggum cancels Santa's Little Helper's class at the Springfield Animal Police Academy. Chief Wiggum: "For the next two weeks, I'm gonna be your worst enemy, except this Thursday is the Fourth of July, so we'll take Friday off as well. Well, I guess Wednesday everybody's going to be thinking about the long weekend, so...eh, what the hell? Why don't we just take the whole week off?"



3July 27, 2007 21st Century: 00sEvents

July 27, 2007
Date from the end credits: Executive Producer Al "July 27th, 2007" Jean.



3October 31, 2007 21st Century: 00sEvents

October 31, 2007
Bart and Lisa and their friends terrorize the town with their Halloween tricks.



2008 - 16 years ago
3February 14, 2008 21st Century: 00sEvents

February 14, 2008
Homer takes Marge to the carnival for her Valentine's Day surprise and they get stuck in the Tunnel of Love telling love stories.



3February 18, 2008 21st Century: 00sEvents

February 18, 2008
The Annual President's Day Marriage-a-thon at the Springfield Wedding Chapel.



3March 17, 2008 21st Century: 00sEvents

March 17, 2008
St. Patrick's Day. Springfield attempts to have an alcohol free St. Patrick's Day, which ends in a riot.



3July 4, 2008 21st Century: 00sEvents

July 4, 2008
The Simpsons spend the 4th of July weekend holiday at Kozy Kabins.



3November 4, 2008 21st Century: 00sEvents

November 4, 2008
Election Day. Homer votes for Barack Obama and the voting machine changes his vote to John McCain, and then kills him.



3December 25, 2008 21st Century: 00sEvents

December 25, 2008
Christmas Day. The Simpsons open their gifts. Bart gives Lisa a Malibu Stacy convertible transforming robot called a Pos-i-bot.



3December 26, 2008 21st Century: 00sEvents

December 26, 2008
The Simpsons visit Springfield Mall, where Lisa discovers a new Mapple Store, the Simpsons version of Apple. "Dec. 26 Christmas-is-Over Sale! Please report all Santas to Security".



2009 - 15 years ago
3February 24, 2009 21st Century: 00sEvents

February 24, 2009
Homer hosts his apparently annual Mardi Gras party in his backyard.



3February 25, 2009 21st Century: 00sEvents

February 25, 2009
Ned Flanders counts down to the arrival of Ash Wednesday during Homer's apparently annual Mardi Gras party in his backyard: "It's Ash Wednesday everybody! Set down your gins and confess your sins!"



3March 23, 2009 21st Century: 00sEvents

March 23, 2009
Date of the Prying-Eye Surveillance DVD - footage from the tiny nanny camera that Marge attached to Maggie when she started acting different after being bullied by the kids on the playground next to Moe's.



3June 16, 2009 21st Century: 00sEvents

June 16, 2009
While the Simpsons are in Ireland, so that Abe can have one last drink at Tom O'Flanagan's Pub, they witness a Bloomsday celebration - a commemoration and celebration of the life of Irish writer James Joyce.



3September 8, 2009 21st Century: 00sEvents

September 8, 2009
The first day of school in Springfield. Homer and Marge: "Happy new year - of school!" Homer Simpson: "You're the government's problem now!"












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