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Year 1851 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mar 6 Dion Boucicault's "Love in a Maze" premieres in London

Actor and Playwright Dion Boucicault
Actor and Playwright
Dion Boucicault

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Aug 15 Helena Amelung [Georgette A], Dutch actress (Scapegoat), born in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1906)

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Jan 21 (Gustav) Albert Lortzing, German Spieloper composer and actor (Zar und Zimmerman), dies at 49