September 1967 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Sep 1 KMNE TV channel 7 in Bassett, NB (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 1 WIRT TV channel 13 in Hibbing, MN (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 1 WJRJ (WTCG, WTBS) TV channel 17 in Atlanta, GA (IND) begins
  • Sep 2 KUHI (now KSNF) TV channel 16 in Joplin, MO (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 3 Final episode of "What's My Line?" hosted by John Charles Daly on CBS TV
  • Sep 3 WJPM TV channel 33 in Florence, SC (PBS) begins broadcasting

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 4 Jerry Lewis' 2nd Muscular Dystrophy telethon

Comedian Jerry Lewis
Comedian
Jerry Lewis
  • Sep 5 KMEG TV channel 14 in Sioux City, IA (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 5 WEBA TV channel 14 in Allendale, SC (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 9 Debra Dene Barnes (Kansas), 20, crowned 40th Miss America 1968
  • Sep 10 KVVU TV channel 5 in Henderson-Las Vegas, NV (IND) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 11 WSRE TV channel 23 in Pensacola, FL (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 11 WUNE TV channel 17 in Linville, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 11 WUNF TV channel 33 in Asheville, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 11 WUNG TV channel 58 in Concord, NC (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 15 KPOB TV channel 15 in Poplar Bluff, MO (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 16 KPAZ TV channel 21 in Phoenix, AZ (IND) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 17 "Mission Impossible" premieres on CBS-TV
  • Sep 20 WCAE TV channel 50 in St John, IN (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 20 WCIX TV channel 6 in Miami, FL (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 25 WGBX TV channel 44 in Boston, MA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 30 BBC starts its own popular music radio station (Radio 1)

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Sep 5 India Hicks, English model, born in London
  • Sep 6 Amy Lynn Baxter, model (Penthouse Pet 1990)
  • Sep 7 Toby Jones, British actor
  • Sep 7 Leslie Jones, American comedian and actress (Saturday Night Live, Ghostbusters), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Sep 8 Kimberly Peirce, American film director
  • Sep 9 Laurence Tremolet, Rodez France, actress (Cyclo, Metisse,)
  • Sep 9 Akshay Kumar, Indian actor, producer, stuntman and TV personality (Rustom, Baby, Hera Pheri), born in Amritsar, Punjab
  • Sep 12 Louis C.K. [Louis Székely] Comedian (Louie), born in Washington D. C.
  • Sep 17 Malik Yoba, actor (NY Undercover-Det JC Williams)
  • Sep 18 Tara Fitzgerald, actress (Siren), born in Sussex, England
  • Sep 19 Alexander Karelin, Russian wrestler
  • Sep 20 Kristen Johnston, actress (Sally Solomon-Third Rock From the Sun)
  • Sep 22 Matt Besser, American comedian
  • Sep 22 Kim Watkins, Australian television presenter
  • Sep 23 LisaRaye, American actress
  • Sep 26 Martha Nix, Orange County California, actress (Serena-Waltons)
  • Sep 28 Mira Sorvino, American actress (Quiz Show, Norma Jean & Marilyn), born in Tenafly, New Jersey

Weddings in Film & TV


HeartWedding of Interest

Sep 16 Comedic actor Bob Denver (32) weds second wife Jean Webber

Actor Bob Denver
Actor
Bob Denver

Divorces in Film & TV


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Sep 12 Actress Rosemary Clooney divorces actor José Ferrer for the second time after she found out his affair with Stella Magee


Deaths in Film & TV

  • Sep 1 James Dunn, American actor (Tree Grows in Brooklyn, 6 Gun Law), dies at 61
  • Sep 9 Helen Flint, actress (Sea Devils), dies after being hit by a car at 69
  • Sep 15 Eva McKenzie, sister of Ida Mae/actress (Virtuous Husband), dies at 78
  • Sep 19 Martin Block, TV announcer (Chesterfield Supper Club), dies at 64
  • Sep 24 Orville Caldwell, American actor (Patsy, French Doll, Last Warning), dies at 71
  • Sep 29 Ludwig Donath, Austrian actor (Torn Curtain, Sirocco, Jolson Sings Again), dies of leukemia at 67