On This Day

July 12, 1928 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Film & TV

  • 1st televised tennis match

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Kathy Staff [Minnie Higginbottom], British actress (Mary Reilly, Last of the Summer Wine, Open All Hours), born in Dukinfield, Cheshire, England (d. 2008)
  • Sir Alastair Burnet [James William Alexander Burnet], British journalist and broadcaster (News at Ten), Born in Sheffield, England (d. 2012)