On This Day

November 1967 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

Film Release

Nov 1 "Cool Hand Luke", starring Paul Newman, George Kennedy, and Strother Martin, is released

  • Nov 10 KXNE TV channel 19 in Norfolk, NB (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Nov 15 WLTV TV channel 23 in Miami, FL (IND) begins broadcasting
  • Nov 19 The establishment of TVB, the first wireless commercial television station in Hong Kong
  • Nov 22 BBC unofficially bans "I Am the Walrus" by Beatles, due to the suggestive lyric “Boy, you've been a naughty girl you let your knickers down."

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Nov 5 Judy Reyes, Dominican American actress (Scrubs), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 6 Rebecca Schaeffer, American actress (Patti-My Sister Sam), born in Eugene, Oregon (d. 1989)
  • Nov 8 Courtney Thorne-Smith, American actress (Melrose Place, Two and a Half Men), born in San Francisco, California
  • Nov 10 Donya Fiorentino, American model, born in Key Largo, Florida
  • Nov 10 Michael Jai White, American actor and martial artist (Spawn), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Nov 10 Vivian Chow, Hong Kong Cantopop singer-songwriter and actress, born in Hong Kong
  • Nov 13 Randi Ingerman, actress (Trade Winds), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 13 Juhi Chawla, Indian actress
  • Nov 13 Steve Zahn, American actor

Jimmy Kimmel

Nov 13 Jimmy Kimmel, American TV host and producer (Jimmy Kimmel Live!), born in Brooklyn, New York

  • Nov 14 Letitia Dean, actress (Sharon Watts-EastEnders)
  • Nov 15 Michiyoshi Ohara, wrestler (WAR/NJPW)
  • Nov 15 François Ozon, French film director (8 Women), born in Paris, France
  • Nov 16 Lisa Bonet, actress (Cosby Show, Different World, Angel Heart), born in San Francisco, California
  • Nov 17 Sheila Lussier, actress (Reform School, My Chauffeur), born in La Mesa, California
  • Nov 20 Jeff Cotler, American actor (Brian-Struck by Lightning), born in Long Beach, California
  • Nov 21 Kelly Wearstler [Gallagher], American interior designer and Playboy playmate (Sep, 1994), born in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
  • Nov 22 Mark Ruffalo, American actor (The Avengers), born in Kenosha, Wisconsin
  • Nov 23 Salli Richardson, American actress (Posse), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Nov 25 Curtis Baldwin, actor (Calvin-227), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 25 Kazuya Nakai, Japanese voice actor
  • Nov 25 Gregg Turkington, American comedian (as Neil Hamburger) and musician
  • Nov 27 Garry Valk, Canadian NHL left wing (Anaheim Mighty Ducks) and broadcaster, born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • Nov 28 Anna Nicole Smith [Vickie Hogan], American model, Playboy playmate (May 1992, Playmate of the Year 1993), born in Houston, Texas (d. 2007)
  • Nov 28 Stephnie Weir, American comedian
  • Nov 29 John Layfield, American professional wrestler, born in Sweetwater, Texas

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Nov 1 Benita Hume, British actress (Tarzan Escapes, High Treason, Halls of Ivy), dies at 61
  • Nov 4 June Thorburn, British actress (Touch & Go, Children Galore), dies in plane crash at 36
  • Nov 9 Charles Bickford, American actor (Dynamite, The Virginian), dies of a blood infection at 78
  • Nov 11 Harry Seymour, American composer, actor (Tenderfoot), dies of heart attack at 76
  • Nov 11 Jordan Whitfield, American actor (Bomba the Jungle Boy, Lord of the Jungle, Swamp Fox), dies of heart attack at 49
  • Nov 15 Alice Lake, American silent screen actress (Frisco Kid, Wicked), dies at 72
  • Nov 21 Florence Reed, actress (Black Panther Club), dies after illness at 84
  • Nov 26 Albert Warner [Abraham Albert Wonsal], American film producer (Warner Bros. Studio), dies at 83
  • Nov 27 Cameron Prud'Homme, American actor (Rainmaker), dies after long illness at 75
  • Nov 29 Theo Marcuse, American character actor (Mara of Wilderness), dies in auto accident at 47
  • Nov 30 Patrick Kavanagh, Irish screenwriterr (Great Hunger), dies