April 9, 1954 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Film & TV

  • 7th Cannes Film Festival: "Gate of Hell" directed by Teinosuke Kinugasa wins the Grand Prix du Festival International du Film
  • WECT TV channel 6 in Wilmington, NC (NBC/CBS) begins broadcasting

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Dennis Quaid, actor (Big Easy, Dreamscape, Right Stuff), born in Houston, Texas