November 1946 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Nov 1 WABC becomes WCBS radio in NYC
  • Nov 1 WEAF radio changes call letters to WNBC (NYC)
  • Nov 12 Walt Disney's "Song Of South" released

Film release premierFilm Release

Nov 21 "The Best Years of Our Lives", film directed by William Wyler, based on MacKinlay Kantor's novella Glory for Me, starring Myrna Loy and Fredric March, is released (Academy Awards Best Picture 1947)

Actor Fredric March
Actor
Fredric March
Actress Myrna Loy
Actress
Myrna Loy

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Nov 3 Tom Savini, American actor

Person of interestSally Field

Nov 6 Sally Field, American actress (Forrest Gump, Gidget, Flying Nun), born in Pasadena, California

Actress Sally Field
Actress
Sally Field
  • Nov 10 Alaina Reed, actress (Rose Lee Holloway-227), born in Springfield, Ohio
  • Nov 16 Barbara Leigh, Ringgold Ga, actress (Vampirella)
  • Nov 20 Judy Woodruff, American newscaster (McNeil Lehrer Report), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Nov 21 Jacky Lafon, Belgian actress
  • Nov 23 Diana Quick, actress (Brideshead, Big Sleep, Odd Job), born in London, England
  • Nov 23 Hans Hoekman, Dutch radio play actor

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Nov 18 Donald Meek, Scottish actor (Stage Fair, Stagecoach), dies at 86