On This Day

June 21, 1966 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Film & TV


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"Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?", directed by Mike Nichols and based on the 1962 play of the same name, starring Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, is released (Academy Awards Best Actress 1967)


Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Gretchen Carlson, American television commentator (Fox News) and 1989 Miss America, born in Anoka, Minnesota
  • Nan Woods, actress (1 More Saturday Night)

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Anthony Craxton, British TV producer, dies at 48