On This Day

March 1964 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV


Film tv awardsGolden Globes

Mar 11 21st Golden Globes: The Cardinal, Sidney Poitier, & Leslie Caron win

Music awardsGrammy Awards

Mar 12 6th Grammy Awards: Days of Wine & Roses, Barbra Streisand wins 2

Singer-Songwriter and Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-Songwriter and Actress
Barbra Streisand
  • Mar 12 WKAB TV channel 32 in Montgomery, AL (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Mar 16 KCOY TV channel 12 in Santa Maria, CA (CBS) begins broadcasting

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mar 19 Sean Connery's 1st day of shooting on James Bond film "Goldfinger"

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Mar 3 Laura Martinez-Herring, American-Mexican actress (General Hospital) and Miss USA 1985, born in Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico
  • Mar 3 Lisa Ann Poggi, actress (Jolie-Loving), born in Grand Rapids Michigan
  • Mar 7 Wanda Sykes, American actress and comedienne
  • Mar 8 Peter [Ped] Gill, English drummer (Frankie Goes to Hollywood, born in Liverpool
  • Mar 9 Juliette Binoche, French actress (The English Patient, Unbearable Lightness), born in Paris, France
  • Mar 11 Shane Richie, British actor (EastEnders, Flushed Away), born in Harlesden, London
  • Mar 11 Emma Chambers, British actress (The Vicar of Dibley, Notting Hill), born in Doncaster, England (d. 2018)
  • Mar 12 Tony Terry, American soul singer and actor (With You), born in Pinehurst, North Carolina
  • Mar 16 Gore Verbinski, American movie director
  • Mar 17 Rob Lowe, actor (St Elmo's Fire, Hotel NH, Class), born in Charlottesville, Virginia
  • Mar 19 Jake Weber, British actor
  • Mar 23 John Pinette, American comedian, (d. 2014)

Person of interestElle MacPherson

Mar 29 Elle MacPherson, Australian supermodel and actress (Sirens), born in Sydney, New South Wales

Supermodel Elle MacPherson
Supermodel
Elle MacPherson
  • Mar 29 Jill Goodacre Connick, model (Victoria Secrets), born in Lubbock, Texas
  • Mar 30 Ian Ziering, American actor (Beverly Hills 90210), born in West Orange, New Jersey
  • Mar 31 Dave Wyman, American NFL linebacker, broadcaster (Seattle Seahawks, Denver Broncos), born in San Diego, CA
  • Mar 31 David Diaz-Infante, American NFL guard, coach, broadcaster (2-time Super Bowl winner, Denver Broncos, born in San Jose, CA
  • Mar 31 Isabelle Ferrari [Isabella Fogliazza], Italian actress (Italy's Miss Teenager), born in Ponte dell'Olio, Italy

Weddings in Film & TV

  • Mar 15 Actress Elizabeth Taylor (32) marries for the 5th time to actor Richard Burton (38)

Divorces in Film & TV


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Mar 6 Actress Elizabeth Taylor's 4th divorce from entertainer Eddie Fisher


Deaths in Film & TV

  • Mar 6 Edward Van Sloan, American actor (Frankenstein, Dracula), dies at 81
  • Mar 9 Johanna W "Mina" Bakker, Dutch actress (Boefje), dies at 87
  • Mar 15 Paul Cavanagh, British actor (The Woman in Green, Tarzan & his Mate), dies at 75
  • Mar 16 Nicholas Joy, French actor (Gentleman's Agreement, Desk Set, Boss Lady), dies at 80
  • Mar 22 Addison Richards, American actor (Pentagon, Fighting Seabees), dies at 61
  • Mar 23 Peter Lorre, Hungarian-American actor (M, Casablanca, Beast with 5 Fingers), dies from a stroke at 59