The first Wheel of Fortune shows premiered in 1975. Its a very famous game in which the contestants spin and wheel and attempt to solve a puzzle on the board. If they guess wrong or land a bad turn on the wheel they are deducted points. Its a very famous game alot of people like to watch in their spare time. The "Wheel of Forture" theme song is a song all Americans have found stuck in their heads. FUN FACT- Pat Sajak and Vanna White were often drunk while filming the episodes.
WHY BILLY JOEL INCLUDED ALL OF THESE THINGS INTO HIS SONG " WE DIDN'T START THE FIRE "
He included all of this because the song was about a lot of important events that happened throughout his life. Each event, person, or advancement was a major thing in his life that happened.