September 24, 1948 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Film & TV

  • Mildred Gillars (Axis Sally), an American broadcaster employed by the Third Reich in Nazi Germany to proliferate propaganda during World War II, pleads not guilty to eight chargs of treason in Washington, D.C.

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Gordon Clapp, actor (Greg Medavoy-NYPD Blue), born in North Conway, New Hampshire

Person of interestPhil Hartman

Phil Hartman, Canadian-American actor (SNL, Peewee's Playhouse), born in Brantford, Ontario (d. 1998)


Deaths in Film & TV

  • Warren William [Krech], American actor (The Wolf Man, Cleopatra), dies of multiple myeloma at 53