On This Day

January 20, 1920 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • DeForest Kelley, American actor (Dr. Leonard "Bones" McCoy-Star Trek), born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 1999)

Person of interestFederico Fellini

Federico Fellini, Italian film director & scriptwriter (8 1/2, La Dolce Vita), born in Rimini, Italy (d. 1993)

Film Director and Scriptwriter Federico Fellini
Film Director and Scriptwriter
Federico Fellini
  • Michael Higgins, American actor (Angel Heart, 1918, Wanda, Black Stallion), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2008)

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Georg Lurich, Estonian wrestler and strongman of the early 20th century, dies at 43