February 1977 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Feb 5 General Mills Adventure Theater premieres on CBS radio

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Feb 3 Maitland Ward, actress (Jessica-Bold & Beautiful), born in Torrance, California
  • Feb 8 Bridgette Kerkove, American actress
  • Feb 10 Stephanie Ann Foisy, Miss America-NH (1996), born in Concord, New Hampshire
  • Feb 11 Veronica Marie Duka, Miss America (Ky-Top 10-1997), born in Campbellsville, Kentucky
  • Feb 20 Amal Hijazi, Lebanese singer (Zaman), born in Kfarfila, Lebanon
  • Feb 21 Kevin Rose, American television host and Internet entrepreneur
  • Feb 22 Timo Rose, German filmmaker
  • Feb 26 Greg Rikaart, American actor
  • Feb 27 Lance Hoyt, American professional wrestler
  • Feb 27 Ji Sung, South Korean actor
  • Feb 27 James Wan, Australian film director

Weddings in Film & TV


HeartWedding of Interest

Feb 18 Actor Peter Sellers (51) weds actress Lynne Frederick (22)

Actor and Comedian Peter Sellers
Actor and Comedian
Peter Sellers

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Feb 3 Pauline Starke, actress (Dante's Inferno, Viking, Sun Up), dies at 76
  • Feb 13 Jack Gardner, actor (Wild Bill Hickok, 3 Russian Girls), dies at 77
  • Feb 17 Quincy Howe, newscaster (CBS Weekend News), dies at 76
  • Feb 18 Andy Devine [ Andrew Vabre Devine], American character actor (Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok, Stagecoach), dies from leukaemia at 71
  • Feb 18 Ralph Graves, American actor (Dirigible, Extra Girl, Flight, Dream Street), dies at 77
  • Feb 22 Edith Barrett, actress (Molly & Me, Ghost Ship), dies at 64
  • Feb 27 Allison Hayes, American model and actress (Attack of the 50 Foot Woman), dies of Leukemia or lead poisoning at 47
  • Feb 28 Eddie "Rochester" Anderson, American comedian and actor (The Jack Benny Program), dies at 71