On This Day

August 9, 1967 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Film & TV

  • KYAY TV channel 39 in West Monroe, LA (IND) begins broadcasting

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Anton Walbrook [Adolf Wohlbrook], Austrian actor (Laura, I Accuse), dies of heart attack at 66
  • Joe Orton, EBritish actor and dramatist (Prick Up Your Ears), is murdered by his partner Kenneth Halliwell at 34