On This Day

June 1945 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Jun 9 Warner Bros cartoon "A Gruesome Twosome" starring Tweety premieres in USA

Film & TV History

Jun 18 William Joyce (Lord Haw-Haw), fascist politician and Nazi propaganda broadcaster, charged with treason in England

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jun 4 Margaret Impert, American actress (Maggie, Spencer's Pilots), born in Horseheads North, New York
  • Jun 5 Klaus Wyborny, German filmmaker and actor (Klammer auf Klammer Zu)
  • Jun 6 David Dukes, American actor (Beacon Hill, 79 Park Avenue, Winds of War), born in San Francisco, California
  • Jun 11 Adrienne Barbeau, American actress (Maude, Swamp Thing), born in Sacramento, California
  • Jun 15 Nicola Pagett, British actress (Oliver's Story, Privates on Parade), born in Cairo, Egypt
  • Jun 17 Frank Ashmore, American actor (Airplane!, Airplane II: The Sequel), born in El Paso, Texas
  • Jun 19 Tim Hovey, actor (Queen Bee, Toy Tiger, Man Afraid), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jun 20 John McCook, Ventura Cal, actor (Codename: Firefox, Bold & Beautiful)

Weddings in Film & TV

  • Jun 13 "Three Smart Girls" actress Deanna Durbin (23) weds film writer, producer and actor Felix Jackson at The Little Church Of The West in Las Vegas

Judy Garland

Jun 15 American singer and actress Judy Garland (23) weds American director Vincente Minnelli (42); divorce in 1951