On This Day

June 1965 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Jun 7 Sony Corp introduced its home video tape recorder, priced at $995
  • Jun 25 15th Berlin International Film Festival: "Alphaville" wins the Golden Bear

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jun 1 India Allen, American Playboy playmate (December 1987, Playmate of the year 1988), born in Portsmouth Virginia
  • Jun 3 Jeff Blumenkrantz, American composer and actor
  • Jun 5 Karen Sillas, American actress (Prime Suspect), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jun 7 Mick Foley, American professional wrestler
  • Jun 8 Rob Pilatus, American-German model, dancer, and de-frocked Grammy Award winner (Milli Vanilli - "Girl You Know It's True"), born in NYC, New York (d. 1998)
  • Jun 8 Chris Chavis, American professional wrestler

Person of interestElizabeth Hurley

Jun 10 Elizabeth Hurley, English actress (Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, Christabel) and model, born in Basingstoke, England

  • Jun 12 Cathy Tyson, English actress (Serpant & Rainbow), born in Liverpool, England
  • Jun 15 Carrie Mitchum, actress (Donna-Bold & Beautiful), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jun 17 Kami Cotler, American actress (Elizabeth-Waltons), born in Long Beach, California
  • Jun 18 Kim Dickens, American actress and model
  • Jun 19 Sadie Frost, English actress
  • Jun 21 Michael Dolan, actor (Hamburger Hill, Liberace), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Jun 21 Lana [formally Larry] Wachowski, American film director (Matrix trilogy), born in Chicago Illinois
  • Jun 22 Uwe Boll, German film director
  • Jun 24 Danielle Spencer, actress (Dee Thomas-What's Happening), born in The Bronx, New York

Weddings in Film & TV


LoveWedding of Interest

Jun 18 Actress and singer Rita Moreno (33) weds cardiologist Leonard Gordon

Singer, Dancer and Actress Rita Moreno
Singer, Dancer and Actress
Rita Moreno

LoveWedding of Interest

Jun 22 Actress Lana Turner marries for the 7th time to Robert P. Eaton

Actress Lana Turner
Actress
Lana Turner

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Jun 5 Lester Matthews, English actor (The Adventures of Robin Hood), dies at 64

Person of interestJudy Holliday

Jun 7 Judy Holliday, American comedienne and actress (Born Yesterday, Adam's Rib), dies of cancer at 43

Actress Judy Holliday
Actress
Judy Holliday
  • Jun 15 Steve Cochran [Robert Alexander Cochran], American actor (Mozambique, Gay Senotiys, Dallas), dies from acute infectious edema at 48
  • Jun 23 Mary Boland, actress (Boy Trouble, New Moon), dies at 83
  • Jun 26 Reginald Beckwith, actor/writer (39 Steps, Dr in Love), dies at 56
  • Jun 28 [Theodora E] Betsy Ranucci-Beckman, actress (Dood Water), dies at 88
  • Jun 29 Sidney Marion, American actor (Outlaws is Coming, Quicksand), dies at 64
  • Jun 30 Bessie Barriscale, actress (Plain Jane, Show Folks), dies