On This Day

October 20, 1955 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Film & TV

  • "No Time for Sergeants" opens on Broadway, starring Andy Griffith

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Publication of "The Return of the King", the 3rd and final volume of "The Lord of the Rings" by J. R. R. Tolkien by George Allen and Unwin in London

Writer and Academic J. R. R. Tolkien
Writer and Academic
J. R. R. Tolkien

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Robert ten Brink, Dutch TV host/cabaret artist