October 1973 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV


Appears on tv showTV Show Appearance

Oct 13 Teri Garr appears on Bob Newhart Show in "Emily in for Carol"

Comedian and Actor Bob Newhart
Comedian and Actor
Bob Newhart

Film release premierFilm Premier

Oct 13 "Badlands" directed by Terrence Malick and starring Martin Sheen and Sissy Spacek premieres at the New York Film Festival

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Oct 2 Efren Ramirez, American actor

Person of interestNeve Campbell

Oct 3 Neve Campbell, Canadian actress (Party of 5, Scream), born in Guelph Ontario

Actress Neve Campbell
Actress
Neve Campbell
  • Oct 3 Keiko Agena, Japanese-American actress
  • Oct 3 Lena Headey, British actress (Game of Thrones), born in Hamilton, Bermuda
  • Oct 4 Chris Parks, American wrestler
  • Oct 6 Jeff Davis, American comedian
  • Oct 6 Ioan Gruffudd, Welsh actor
  • Oct 9 Erin Daniels, American actress
  • Oct 10 Jessica Shahriari, Miss USA-Arizona (1997)
  • Oct 10 Mario Lopez, actor (A C Slater-Saved by the Bell), born in San Diego, California
  • Oct 11 Takeshi Kaneshiro, actor/model
  • Oct 12 Rodney Mack, professional wrestler
  • Oct 13 Nanako Matsushima, Japanese actress
  • Oct 16 Peter Polaco, American professional wrestler

Person of interestSeth MacFarlane

Oct 26 Seth MacFarlane, American animator, television producer (American Dad!, Family Guy) and filmmaker (Ted), born in Kent, Connecticut

  • Oct 27 Alison "Ali" Malyn Shumate, Union City Tenn, Miss America-Tenn (1996)
  • Oct 27 Monica Louwerens, Miss America (Miss-Top 10-1996), born in Greenville, Mississippi
  • Oct 28 Alvin Burke, Jr., American professional wrestler
  • Oct 30 Melissa Deanne Holiday, playmate (Jan, 1995), born in Greenwood, South Carolina
  • Oct 30 Adam "Edge" Copeland, Canadian wrestler
  • Oct 30 Silvia Corzo, Colombian newscaster

Weddings in Film & TV


HeartWedding of Interest

Oct 20 Canadian actor William Shatner (Star Trek) marries Marcy Lafferty

HeartWedding of Interest

Oct 25 American playwright and screenwriter Neil Simon (46) weds actress Marsha Mason (31)

Playwright and screenwriter Neil Simon
Playwright and screenwriter
Neil Simon

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Oct 1 Joe Devlin, actor (Sam-Dick Tracy), dies at 74
  • Oct 2 Paul Hartman, American actor (Petticoat Junction, Inherit the Wind), dies at 69
  • Oct 6 Dennis Price, English actor ( Kind Hearts and Coronets, Separate Tables), dies at 58 (b. 1915)
  • Oct 6 Sidney Blackmer, American actor (played Ted Roosevelt in 7 movies, Rosemary's Baby), dies of cancer at 78
  • Oct 14 Edmund A. Chester, American broadcaster and journalist (b. 1897)
  • Oct 18 Frank Knight, TV announcer (Chronoscope), dies at 79
  • Oct 27 Allan "Rocky" Lane, American western cowboy actor (voice of Mr Ed, Red Ryder), dies from cancer at 64
  • Oct 28 Sergio Tofano, Italian actor (b. 1883)