Events in Film & TV on February 23

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

1939 11th Academy Awards: "You Can’t Take It With You", Spencer Tracy & Bette Davis wins

  • 1940 Walt Disney's animated movie "Pinocchio" released

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

1950 7th Golden Globes: All the King's Men, Broderick Crawford, & Olivia de Havilland win

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

1956 13th Golden Globes: East of Eden, Ernest Borgnine, & Anna Magnani win

  • 1959 KVIE TV channel 6 in Sacramento-Stockton, CA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1969 WWVU (now WNPB) TV channel 24 in Morgantown, WV (PBS) 1st broadcast

Appears on tv showTV Show Appearance

1974 Teri Garr appears on Bob Newhart Show in "Confessions of an Orthodontist"

Comedian and Actor Bob Newhart
Comedian and Actor
Bob Newhart

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1996 "Trainspotting" directed by Danny Boyle based on the book by Irvine Welsh, starring Ewan McGregor, Robert Carlyle and Jonny Lee Miller opens in cinemas in the UK and Ireland

  • 1997 NBC TV shows "Schindler's List" completely uncensored, 65M watch
  • 2001 32nd NAACP Image Awards: "Remember the Titans" wins Outstanding Motion Picture
  • 2003 49th National Film Awards (India): "Dweepa" wins the Golden Lotus
  • 2003 56th British Film and Television Awards (BAFTAS): "The Pianist" Best Film, Roman Polanski Best Director
  • 2008 28th Golden Raspberry Awards: "I Know Who Killed Me" wins
  • 2013 33rd Golden Raspberry Awards: The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 wins