The Ed Sullivan Show

Season 23 Episode 25

March 28, 1971: Final Sullivan Show - Melanie, David Frye, Joey Adams

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Mar 28, 1971 on CBS



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    • On Sunday June 6, 1971 "THE ED SULLIVAN SHOW" aka "THE TOAST OF THE TOWN" is cancelled on CBS-TV after 24 Seasons and in 1980-1981, 1992-1993, 1996-1998 & 2002-2004 Syndicated & PBS-TV Broadcasts the Best of "THE ED SULLIVAN SHOW" for 1/2 Hour Purposes.

    • This episode (28-Mar-71) was the final new Ed Sullivan show. CBS aired Ed Sullivan reruns from 11-Apr-71 until 6-Jun-71.
      04-Apr-71 - Sullivan was pre-empted for the Nancy Sinatra special "Ed Sullivan Presents Movin' with Nancy on Stage."
      11-Apr-71 - repeat from 11-Apr-71 (U.N. 25th Anniversary)
      18-Apr-71 - unknown
      25-Apr-71 - repeat from 01-Nov-71 (Bobbie Gentry, Roy Clark)
      02-May-71 - repeat from 27-Sep-70 (Bobby Vinton, Holiday on Ice)
      09-May-71 - repeat from 07-Mar-71
      16-May-71 - repeat from 21-Mar-71
      23-May-71 - unknown
      30-May-71 - Sullivan pre-empted for a Jack Jones special.
      06-Jun-71 - final repeat, from 7-Feb-71
      13-Jun-71 - "The Ed Sullivan Show" was replaced by Sunday Night Movies.

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