On This Day

September 11, 1977 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Film & TV

Emmy Awards

29th Emmy Awards: "The Mary Tyler Moore Show", Carroll O'Conner & Bea Arthur win; "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" accumulates a then record 29 awards over its 7 season run

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Ludacris [Christopher Bridges], American rapper ("Stand Up"; "Act A Fool"), and actor (The Ride; Fast and Furious franchise), born in Champaign, Illinois

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Don Blackman, actor (Old Man & Sea, Desert Legion), dies at 65
  • Leonard Carey, American actor (Rebecca, Laughter), dies at 90
1977 in Film & TV