Game of Thrones

Events in Film & TV

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1996-08-06 George R.R. Martin publishes the epic fantasy novel "A Game of Thrones", the first in his series "A Song of Ice and Fire"

  • 2011-04-17 "Game of Thrones", based on the fantasy novels by George R. R. Martin premieres on HBO
  • 2013-06-10 3rd Critics' Choice Television Awards: The Big Bang Theory wins Best Comedy Series, Breaking Bad & Game of Thrones win Best Drama Series (tie)
  • 2015-09-21 67th Emmy Awards: hosted by Andy Samberg, "Game of Thrones", Viola Davis, John Hamm win
  • 2016-09-19 68th Emmy Awards: hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, "Game of Thrones", Julia Dreyfus, Rami Malek win

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • 1923-04-04 Peter Vaughan, British actor (Porridge, Game of Thrones), born in Wem (d. 2016)
  • 1959-04-17 Sean Bean, English actor (The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, A Game of Thrones)
  • 1970-07-27 Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Danish actor (Game of Thrones), born in RudkĂžbing
  • 1979-08-01 Jason Momoa, Honolulu Hawaiii, American actor (Game of Thrones)
  • 1997-04-15 Maisie Williams, English actress (Game of Thrones), born in Bristol

Divorces in Film & TV

  • 2012-07-20 "Game of Thrones" actress Lena Headey (38) divorces musician Peter Loughran due to irreconcilable differences

Deaths in Film & TV

  • 2016-12-06 Peter Vaughan, British actor (Porridge, Game of Thrones), dies at 92