On This Day

July 1965 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Jul 1 KUID TV channel 12 in Moscow, ID (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Jul 17 WLCY (now WTSP) TV channel 10 in St Petersburg-Tampa, Florida (ABC) begins
  • Jul 19 Shooting begins on Star Trek 2nd pilot "Where No Man Has Gone Before"
  • Jul 29 Beatles movie "Help" premieres, Queen Elizabeth attends

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jul 3 Shinya Hashimoto, Japanese professional wrestler (NJPW), born in Toki City, Gifu, Japan
  • Jul 5 Kathryn Erbe, American actress (Detective Alexandra Eames-Law & Order: Criminal Intent), born in Newton, Massachusetts
  • Jul 6 Glenn Scarpelli, American actor (Alex-One Day At a Time, Fantasy), born in Staten Island, New York
  • Jul 7 Paula Devicq, Canadian actress, born in Edmonton, Canada
  • Jul 7 Mo Collins, American actress, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Jul 7 Jeremy Kyle, English radio and television presenter (The Jeremy Kyle Show), born in Berkshire, England
  • Jul 8 Corey Parker, American actor (How I Got into College, Roger-Eddie Dodd), born in NYC, New York
  • Jul 8 Lee Tergesen, American actor
  • Jul 9 David O'Hara, Irish-Scottish actor
  • Jul 10 Alec Mapa, Filipino-American actor and comedian
  • Jul 12 Eric Cullen, actor (Huntington Tower)
  • Jul 17 Alex Winter, English actor (Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure), born in London, England
  • Jul 17 Santiago Segura, Spanish film director and actor, born in Carabanchel, Spain
  • Jul 19 Stuart Scott, American sportscaster (ESPN), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2015)
  • Jul 22 Patrick Labyorteaux American actor (Heathers, Yes Man, Little House on Prairie), born in Los Angeles, California

Shawn Michaels

Jul 22 Shawn Michaels, American pro wrestler (4 x WWF/WWE World Heavyweight Champion; 2 x Royal Rumble winner; 1st WWF Grand Slam Champion; 4th WWF Triple Crown Champion; 2 x WWE Hall of Fame), born in San Antonio, Texas

  • Jul 24 Kadeem Hardison, American actor (A Different World, The Sixth Man), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jul 24 Doug Liman, American film director
  • Jul 25 Illeana Douglas, American actress (Picture Perfect, To Die For, Hacks), born in Quincy, Massachusetts
  • Jul 26 Jeremy Piven, American actor and producer (Entourage, Serendipity), born in NYC, New York
  • Jul 26 Jennifer Ashe, actress (As the World Turns)
  • Jul 31 Julian Richards, British film director (Queen Sacrifice), born in Newport, Wales

Weddings in Film & TV

Joan Rivers

Jul 15 Actress Joan Rivers (32) weds TV producer Edgar Rosenberg

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Jul 2 Theodora E "Betsy" Ranucci-Beckmann, actress (Klatergoud), dies at 88
  • Jul 11 Ray Collins, American actor (Homecoming, Good Sam, Rose Marie), dies at 75
  • Jul 19 Clyde Beatty, American animal trainer and actor (Africa Screams, The Big Cage), dies from cancer at 62
  • Jul 24 Constance Bennett, actress (Madame X, Topper), dies at 59
  • Jul 24 Irene Browne, actress (Peg O' My Heart), dies of cancer at 69
  • Jul 28 Minor Watson, American actor (Woman of the Year, Viva Cisco Kid), dies at 75
  • Jul 31 James Rennie, Canadian actor (Lash, Little Damozel), dies at 75