May 23, 1969 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Film & TV

  • 22nd Cannes Film Festival: "If..." directed by Lindsay Anderson wins the Grand Prix du Festival International du Film

Event of interestEvent of Interest

BBC orders 13 episodes of Monty Python's Flying Circus

Comedian and Actor Michael Palin
Comedian and Actor
Michael Palin
Actor, Comedian John Cleese
Actor, Comedian
John Cleese

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Diane Aubrey, actress (Haunted Strangler), dies of heart attack at 79