January 16, 1979 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Film & TV


Event of interestEvent of Interest

BBC landmark nature series "Life on Earth" presented by David Attenborough first shown on BBC One

Natural History Filmmaker and TV Personality David Attenborough
Natural History Filmmaker and TV Personality
David Attenborough


Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Aaliyah [Haughton], American singer and actress, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2001)

Deaths in Film & TV


Person of interestTed Cassidy

Ted Cassidy, actor (Lurch-Addams Family), dies at 46