September 1975 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Sep 1 Gunsmoke goes off the air

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 1 Jerry Lewis' 10th Muscular Dystrophy telethon

Comedian Jerry Lewis
Comedian
Jerry Lewis
  • Sep 6 Tawny Elaine Godin (NY), 18, crowned 48th Miss America 1976

Film release premierFilm Premier

Sep 19 "Fawlty Towers" starring John Cleese, Prunella Scales and Andrew Sachs premieres on BBC2 in the UK

Actor, Comedian John Cleese
Actor, Comedian
John Cleese
  • Sep 29 "Three For Money" debuts on NBC-TV
  • Sep 29 Sharon Dahlonega Raiford Bush becomes American television's first African-American weathercaster.

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Sep 1 Scott Speedman, English-born actor
  • Sep 8 Larenz Tate, American Actor
  • Sep 9 Michael BublĂ©, Canadian singer and actor
  • Sep 10 Temple Taggart, Miss USA-Utah (1997, top 6)
  • Sep 12 Tom Carroll, actor (J T Adams-Swan's Crossing)
  • Sep 17 Austin St. John, American actor
  • Sep 18 Jason Sudeikis, American actor and comedian
  • Sep 20 Asia Argento, Italian actress
  • Sep 23 Jaime Bergman, American model and actress
  • Sep 25 Declan Donnelly, English television presenter (Ant and Dec)
  • Sep 25 Daniel Hyde, British actor
  • Sep 26 Jake Paltrow, American film director, brother of Gwyneth Paltrow
  • Sep 28 Karan Ashley Jackson, Odessa Tx, actress (Aisha-Mighty Power Rangers)

Person of interestMarion Cotillard

Sep 30 Marion Cotillard, French actress (Inception, La Vie en Rose, Rust and Bone), born in Paris, France


Deaths in Film & TV

  • Sep 4 Walter Tetley, cartoon voice (Sherman-Bullwinkle Show), dies at 60
  • Sep 8 John Mylong, Austrian actor (Robot Monsters), dies at 82
  • Sep 9 Ethel Griffies, actress (Billy Liar, Birds), dies at 97
  • Sep 9 John McGiver, American actor (Patty Duke Show, Jimmy Stewart Show), dies from a heart attack at 61
  • Sep 9 Minta Durfee, actress (Keystone Comedies, Mickey), dies at 85
  • Sep 18 Pamela Brown, British actress (Cleopatra, I Know Where I'm Going!, Beckett), dies from pancreatic cancer at 58
  • Sep 22 Patricia Doyle, actress (Wuthering Heights), dies at 60
  • Sep 23 Ian Hunter, South African character actor (Dr Blood's Coffin, White Unicorn), dies at 75
  • Sep 24 Clive Morton, British actor (Goodbye Mr Chips, Moonraker), dies at 71
  • Sep 25 Bob Considine, newscaster (Tonight! America After Dark), dies at 68
  • Sep 27 Mark Frechette, actor (Zabriskie Point, Uomini Contro), dies at 27
  • Sep 28 Agnes Windeck, German actress (A Time to Love and a Time to Die), dies at 87
  • Sep 28 Sidney Fields, comedian (Abbott & Costello), dies at 77