February 1982 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV


Appears on tv showTelevision Debut

Feb 1 "Late Night With David Letterman" debuts on NBC-TV, Bill Murray is first guest

Comedian and Television Host David Letterman
Comedian and Television Host
David Letterman
Actor/Comedian Bill Murray
Actor/Comedian
Bill Murray

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Feb 2 Han Ga In, South Korean model/actress
  • Feb 4 Chris Sabin, American professional wrestler
  • Feb 6 Alice Eve, English actress
  • Feb 8 Satomi KĊrogi, Japanese voice actress
  • Feb 8 Sousuke Takaoka, Japanese actor
  • Feb 8 Danny Tamberelli, American actor
  • Feb 17 Joseph Gordon-Levitt, actor (Tommy Solomon-Third Rock From the Sun)
  • Feb 18 Courtney Act [Shane Jenek], Australian drag queen, pop singer, entertainer and reality television personality, born in Brisbane, Queensland
  • Feb 23 Adam Hann-Byrd, American actor and screenwriter, born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 23 Karan Singh Grover, Indian actor, born in New Delhi, India
  • Feb 25 Maria Kanellis, American model and professional wrestler
  • Feb 25 Tara Wilson, Canadian actress
  • Feb 26 Song Hye Kyo, South Korean model and actress
  • Feb 28 Natalia Vodianova, Russian supermodel

Divorces in Film & TV


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Feb 16 Actors Lee Majors and Farrah Fawcett Majors divorce


Deaths in Film & TV

  • Feb 4 Sue Carol, actress (She's My Weakness), dies at 73 of a heart attack
  • Feb 5 Dolores Moran, actress (Yankee Doodle Dandy), dies at 56
  • Feb 11 Eleanor Powell, American actress and tap dancer (Born to Dance, Born to Dance), dies of cancer at 69
  • Feb 11 Takashi Shimura, Japans actor (Rashomon, 7 Samurais), dies at 76
  • Feb 11 Victor Jory, Canadian actor (Kings Row, Manhunt), dies at 79
  • Feb 13 Gluyas Williams, American cartoonist (Fellows Citizen), dies at 93
  • Feb 14 Henk Schaer [Hendricus Schaareman], Dutch actor and conductor (Majoor Barbara, Lijmen), dies at 79
  • Feb 17 Lee Strasberg, Austrian acting coach and actor (The Godfather: Part II, Somewhere in the Night), dies at 80
  • Feb 18 Tina Carver, actress (Inside Detroit, Uranium Boom), dies at 58
  • Feb 24 Virginia Bruce, actress (Born to Dance, Great Ziegfield), dies at 71
  • Feb 26 Teinosuke Kinugasa, Japanese actor and director (Gate of Hell, A Page of Madness, Jujiro, Jigoku-mon), dies at 86