March 1938 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV


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Mar 10 10th Academy Awards: "The Life of Emile Zola", Spencer Tracy & Luise Rainer win

  • Mar 13 World News Roundup is broadcast for the first time on CBS Radio in the United States.

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Mar 26 NBC radio performance of Howard Hanson's 3rd Symphony

Composer and Conductor Howard Hanson
Composer and Conductor
Howard Hanson

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Mar 5 Fred "Hammer" Williamson, NFLer (Chiefs)/actor (Julia), born in Gary, Indiana
  • Mar 9 Charles Siebert, actor (One Day at A Time, Trapper John), born in Kenosha, Wisconsin
  • Mar 10 Marina Vlady, Clichy France, actress (Conjugal Bed, The Hunt)
  • Mar 12 Millie Perkins, actress (Diary of Anne Frank, Table for 5, Shooting)
  • Mar 18 Carl Gottlieb, American comedian and script writer (Ken Berry Wow Show, Jaws, The Jerk), born in NYC, New York
  • Mar 18 Shashi Kapoor, Calcutta India, actor (Shalimar, Heat & Dust)
  • Mar 23 Christopher Glenn, American news anchor (CBS Nightwatch), born in NYC, New York
  • Mar 25 Hoyt Axton, actor (Black Stallion, Junkman, Rousters), born in Duncan, Oklahoma
  • Mar 29 Margaret Howard, British broadcaster
  • Mar 31 Nathaniel Taylor, actor (Rollo-Sanford & Sons), born in St Louis, Missouri

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Mar 21 Oscar Apfel, American actor (The Squaw Man, Inspiration, Before Dawn), dies from a heart attack at 60