On This Day

August 18, 1981 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Film & TV

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jerry Lewis appears on "Donahue" to defend Telethons

Comedian Jerry Lewis
Jerry Lewis

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Anita Loos, American screenwriter, novelist (Gentlemen Prefer Blondes) and playwright, dies at 88