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October 1933 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV


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Oct 2 Eugene O'Neill's comedy "Ah, Wilderness" premieres in NYC

Playwright Eugene O'Neill
Playwright
Eugene O'Neill

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Oct 3 Kenneth "Ken" Berry, American actor (F Troop, Mayberry RFD, Mama's Family), born in Moline, Illinois (d. 2018)
  • Oct 5 Diane Cilento, Australian actress (Agony & Ecstasy, Wicker Man), born in Brisbane, Queensland (d. 2011)
  • Oct 7 Paul B. Price, American actor (Busting Loose), born in Carteret, New Jersey (d. 2012)
  • Oct 10 Daniel Massey, English actor (Vault of Horror), born in London, England (d. 1998)
  • Oct 20 Barrie Chase, American dancer and actress (Cape Fear (1962); It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World), born in Kings Point, New York
  • Oct 21 Georgia Brown [Lillian Getel], actress (Study in Terror, Fixer)
  • Oct 25 Eugene "Porky" Lee, American child actor (Little Rascals), born in Fort Worth, Texas (d. 2005)

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Oct 5 Renee Adoree, actress (Big Parade), dies at 35
  • Oct 25 Lillian Hall-Davies actress (Farmer's Wife, Ring), dies at 36