On This Day

May 2, 1946 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Film & TV

Film release premierFilm Release

"The Postman Always Rings Twice" film based on the novel by James M. Cain, directed by Tay Garnett and starring Lana Turner and John Garfield is released

Actress Lana Turner
Lana Turner

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • David Suchet, English actor (The Way We Live Now), born in London

Weddings in Film & TV

LoveWedding of Interest

"Rebecca" actress Joan Fontaine (28) weds producer and actor William Dozier (38)

Actress Joan Fontaine
Joan Fontaine

1946 in Film & TV