On This Day

February 1, 1940 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Film & TV

  • NBC performs the first inter-city television broadcast from its station in New York City to another in Schenectady, New York by General Electric relay antennas.

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Bibi Besch, actress (Star Trek 2, Beast Within), born in Vienna, Austria