On this day: October 15

POSTED: 10:59 PM Oct 11 2012   UPDATED: 12:00 AM Oct 15 2013

Napoleon goes into exile, "I Love Lucy" debuts, vice-presidential candidates debate for the first time, Wayne Gretzky sets the NHL's points record, and the nation meets "Balloon Boy" and his family, all on this day.

OTD October 15 - Emeril Lagasse
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Spc. Leah R. Burton/U.S. Army

1959: Chef, restaurateur and TV personality Emeril Lagasse, most known for his Food Network shows "Emeril Live" and "Essence of Emeril" as well as catchphrases such as "Kick it up a notch!" and "Bam!," is born in Fall River, Mass.

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