On This Day

February 23, 1969 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Film & TV

  • Groundbreaking TV documentary series "Civilisation" presented by art historian Kenneth Clark premieres on BBC2 in the UK
  • WWVU (now WNPB) TV channel 24 in Morgantown, WV (PBS) 1st broadcast

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Madhubala [Mumtaz Jehan Begum Dehlavi], Indian actress regarded as "The Venus of Indian Cinema", dies of a heart condition at 36
1969 in Film & TV