Why Famous: The King and I, Anna and the King and The Ten Commandments.
- 1956-10-05 "The Ten Commandments", directed by Cecil B. DeMille, starring Charlton Heston and Yul Brynner opens in the US
- 1957-03-27 29th Academy Awards: "Around World in 80 Days", Ingrid Bergman, Yul Brynner win
- 1985-02-24 Yul Brynner reprised his role in "The King & I"
- 1985-03-06 Yul Brynner appears in his 4,500th performance of "The King & I"
- 1987-02-19 Anti-smoking ad airs for 1st time on TV, featuring Yul Brynner: he died of smoking-induced lung cancer on 10th October 1985