On This Day

November 16, 1942 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Donna McKechnie, American actress and dancer (Company), born in Pontiac, Michigan
  • Joanna Pettet, British actress (Knots Landing, Cry of the Innocent), born in London

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Joseph Schmidt, Austrian-Hungarian tenor and actor (Der Liebesexpre├č, A Star Fell from Heaven), dies from a heart attack at 38
1942 in Film & TV