On This Day

January 23, 1976 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Angelica Lee, Taiwanese actress & singer, born in Alor Setar, Malaysia
  • Nigel McGuinness, English pro wrestler and broadcaster (ROH World Champion 2003-06; NXT UK), born in London, England

Weddings in Film & TV

LoveWedding of Interest

Actor Sidney Poitier (48) weds actress Joanna Shimkus

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Paul Dupuis, French Canadian actor (The Fortress; Passport to Pimlico), dies at 62
  • Paul Robeson, American singer (Old Man River), actor and civil rights activist, dies in Philadelphia at 77