October 1975 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Oct 11 "Saturday Night Live" created by Lorne Michaels premieres on NBC with George Carlin as host

Television Producer Lorne Michaels
Television Producer
Lorne Michaels

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Oct 21 Elton John is given a star in Hollywood

Singer Elton John
Elton John

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Oct 1 Chulpan Khamatova, Russian actress
  • Oct 1 Kim Suna, Korean actress
  • Oct 3 India Arie [Simpson], American singer and actress (Voyage to India), born in Denver, Colorado

Person of interestKate Winslet

Oct 5 Kate Winslet, British actress (Titanic, Revolutionary Road), born in Reading, Berkshire, England

Actress Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet
  • Oct 5 Scott E Weinger, American actor (Steve Taylor-Family Man, Full House), born in NYC, New York
  • Oct 5 Parminder Nagra, English actress
  • Oct 7 Terry Gerin, American professional wrestler
  • Oct 7 Tim Minchin, Australian comedian and musician
  • Oct 16 Kellie Martin, Riverside CA, actress (Life Goes On, Cristy)
  • Oct 23 Odalys GarcĂ­a, Cuban actress (Lente Loco), born in Havana, Cuba
  • Oct 27 Emily John Orton, Creswell Oregon, Miss America (Oregon-2nd-1996)
  • Oct 29 Kelly Lin, Chinese actress
  • Oct 30 Stephanie Camp, Rapid City SD, Miss America-SD (1997)
  • Oct 30 Maria Thayer, American actress

Weddings in Film & TV

  • Oct 10 Actress Elizabeth Taylor (43) 6th marriage and remarriage to actor Richard Burton (49)

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Oct 2 Wade Crosby, American actor (Sign of Wolf, Tales of Robin Hood), dies at 70
  • Oct 6 Henry Calvin, actor (Sgt Garcia-Zorro), dies at 57
  • Oct 18 Al Lettieri, American actor (Deadly Kiss, Pulp, Mr Majestyk, Getaway), dies of a heart attack at 47
  • Oct 23 Barboura Morris, actor (Wasp Woman, Machine-Gun Kelly), dies at 43
  • Oct 23 Charles Brokaw, American actor (Outer Gate, I Cover the War), dies at 77
  • Oct 25 Frank Puglia, Italian actor (Black Orchid, Jungle Book), dies at 83
  • Oct 31 Joseph Calleia, Maltese-American actor (Jungle Book, Gilda), dies at 78