February 22, 1954: Don McNeil’s famous radio show ‘ Breakfast Club ’ was broadcast on TV for the first time. However the changeover to TV proved a failure. But it still remains one of the programs with longest tenure. This venture was a long one, spanning thirty-five years, however, the transition from radio to television proved fatal. The variety show's host, Don McNeil , had a run that outlasted Johnny Carson's 'Tonight Show', and Bob Barker's 'The Price is Right'.