LA Law in History

Events in Film & TV

  • 1986-09-15 1st broadcast of "L.A. Law" on NBC-TV

Film tv awardsTelevision Awards

1987-09-20 39th Emmy Awards: LA Law, Bruce Willis & Sharon Gless win

  • 1989-09-17 41st Emmy Awards: LA Law, "Cheers", Dana Delany & Candice Bergen win
  • 1990-09-16 42nd Emmy Awards: LA Law, Murphy Brown, Peter Falk & Patricia Wettig win
  • 1991-08-25 43rd Emmy Awards: "LA Law", "Cheers", Kirstie Alley & Patricia Wettig win
  • 1994-05-19 Final Episode of LA Law after 8 year run

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • 1922-01-07 Vincent Gardenia, Naples Italy, actor (All in the Family, LA Law)
  • 1929-03-30 Richard Dysart, Brighton Mass, actor (Leland MacKenzie-LA Law)
  • 1938-08-19 Diana Muldaur, American actress (McCloud, Star Trek Next Gen, LA Law), born in NYC, New York
  • 1943-03-28 Conchata Ferrell, Charleston WV, actress (Deadly Hero, Susan-LA Law)
  • 1943-12-16 Steven Bochco, prod (Hill St Blues, LA Law, St Elsewhere, NYPD Blue)
  • 1944-02-06 Michael Tucker, Balt MD, actor (Stuart Markowitz-LA Law)
  • 1946-12-20 John Spencer, actor (Tommy Mullanney-LA Law)
  • 1947-01-21 Jill Eikenberry, (Ann Kelsey-LA Law, Manhattan Project), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • 1947-10-10 Alan Rachins, actor (Douglas-LA Law), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • 1948-09-27 A Martinez, American actor (L.A. Law, Santa Barbara), born in Glendale, California
  • 1949-07-05 Benny Stolovitz, fictional character on LA Law
  • 1949-09-16 Susan Ruttan, Oregon City Ore, actress (Roxanne Melman-LA Law)
  • 1950-03-02 Mitchel Laurance, actor (LA Law, Not Necessarily the News)
  • 1950-07-24 Sam Behrens, actor (Jake Meyer-General Hospital, Sunset Beach, LA Law)
  • 1951-10-04 Alan Rosenberg, actor (Civil Wars, LA Law, Cybill)
  • 1951-10-30 Harry Hamlin, actor (Michael Kuzak-LA Law), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1952-12-10 Susan Hallock Dey, Ill, actress (1st Love, Partridge Family, LA Law)
  • 1954-09-07 Corbin Bernsen, North actor (Arnie Becker-LA Law), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1955-07-09 Jimmy Smits, Bkln, actor (Victor-LA Law, Running Scared, NYPD Blue)
  • 1957-02-03 Michele Greene, actress (Abby Perkins-LA Law), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • 1960-01-06 Nigella Lawson, English chef and writer
  • 1962-06-29 Amanda Donohoe, actress (CJ Lamb-LA Law), born in London, England
  • 1964-08-15 Debi Mazar, actress (Civil Wars, Little Man Tate, LA Law), born in Queens, New York
  • 1964-08-25 Blair Underwood, Tacomma Wash, actor (Jonathan-LA Law, High Incident)

Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1980-02-20 Actress Susan Dey (LA Law) weds producer Bernard Sofronski
  • 1985-03-09 Actors Laura Johnson (Falcon Crest) & Harry Hamlin (LA Law) wed
  • 1988-11-19 LA Law's Corbin Bernsen marries actress Amanda Pays
  • 1992-06-30 Actress Cecil Hoffman (Zoe-LA Law) marries Paul Slye

Deaths in Film & TV

  • 1990-05-02 David Rappaport, 3'11' actor (Wizard, LA Law), shoots himself at 38
  • 1992-10-12 John Hancock, actor (LA Law, Love & War), dies of a heart attack at 51
  • 1992-12-07 Vincent Gardenia, actor (Moonstruck, LA Law), dies at 71
  • 1992-12-09 Vincent Gardenia, actor (All in the Family, LA Law), dies at 71
  • 1994-02-25 Wladyslaw Sila Lawyer Adviser to Solidarity-Nowicki, dies at 80
  • 2015-04-05 Richard Dysart, American actor (Leland MacKenzie - LA Law), dies at 86