On This Day

November 1966 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Nov 2 KHSD TV channel 11 in Lead, SD (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Nov 6 1st entire lineup televised in color (NBC)

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Nov 8 Movie actor Ronald Reagan elected Governor of California

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan

Film release premierFilm Release

Nov 24 The cult classic "One Million Years B.C.", starring Raquel Welch, is released 1st in West Germany

Actress Raquel Welch
Actress
Raquel Welch

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Nov 2 Sean Kanan, American actor (General Hospital, Rich Girl), born in Cleveland, Ohio

Person of interestDavid Schwimmer

Nov 2 David Schwimmer, American actor (Friends, Madagascar), born in Queens, New York

  • Nov 2 Tim Kirkman, American filmmaker, born in Monroe, North Carolina
  • Nov 2 Khaled Abol Naga, Egyptian actor and activist, born in Cairo
  • Nov 4 Petra Verkaik, American Playboy playmate (Dec, 1989) appeared more than any other woman, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 6 Lisa Fuller, American actress (Dawn-General Hospital), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 6 Peter DeLuise, American actor (21 Jump Street, seaQuest DSV), born in Hollywood, California
  • Nov 7 Lisa Canning, American TV and radio hostess (Entertainment Tonight), born in St.Thomas, Virgin Islands
  • Nov 8 Gordon Ramsay, British chef and reality television personality, born in Johnstone, Scotland
  • Nov 10 Vanessa Angel, English actress (Weird Science, Kingpin), born in London
  • Nov 10 Bill DeMott, American professional wrestler, born in Ridgewood, New Jersey
  • Nov 11 Benedicta Boccoli, Italian actress (Valzer), born in Milan Italy
  • Nov 15 Rachel True, American actress
  • Nov 16 Tammy Lauren, actress (Angie, Out of the Blue), born in San Diego, California
  • Nov 16 Dean McDermott, Canadian actor
  • Nov 17 Daisy Fuentes, model/MTV veejay (America's Funniest Videos)
  • Nov 17 Sophie Marceau, French actress (Braveheart, L'Amour Braque), born in Paris, France
  • Nov 21 Troy Aikman, American College and Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback and broadcaster (Super Bowl 1992-93, 95; Pro Bowl 1991–96; Dallas Cowboys), born in West Covina, California
  • Nov 22 Brian Robbins, American actor (Eric-Head of the Class), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Nov 22 Nicholas Rowe, actor (Young Sherlock Holmes), born in London, England
  • Nov 23 Vincent Cassel, French actor
  • Nov 26 Garcelle Beauvais, Haitian fashion model and actress (The Jamie Foxx Show), born in Saint-Marc, Haiti
  • Nov 27 Andy Merrill, American voice actor
  • Nov 28 Sam Seder, American comedian
  • Nov 30 David Nicholls, English novelist and screenwriter

Weddings in Film & TV


LoveWedding of Interest

Nov 18 MLB baseball player Hank Greenberg (55) weds actress Mary Jo Tarola

Baseball Player Hank Greenberg
Baseball Player
Hank Greenberg

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Nov 3 Eric Spear, British film and TV composer (Coronation Street theme), dies at 58