On This Day

June 1985 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

Album Release

Jun 1 Weird Al Yankovic released his Dare To Be Stupid LP

Television Debut

Jun 3 "Larry King Live" debuts on CNN, airing each weeknight through December, 2010

Music City News Awards

Jun 10 19th Music City News Country Awards: Statler Brothers, Barbara Mandrell win

Film Release

Jun 13 "Prizzi's Honor", starring Jack Nicholson, Kathleen Turner, and Anjelica Huston, is released

  • Jun 14 "Michael Nesmith In Television Parts" premieres on NBC-TV
  • Jun 15 "Pryor's Place" children's show last airs on CBS-TV

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jun 2 Ana Cristina, Cuban American singer, composer, and actress
  • Jun 3 Detox Icunt [Matthew Sanderson], American drag queen, recording artist and TV personality (RuPaul's Drag Race), born in Orlando, Florida
  • Jun 4 Bar Refaeli, Israeli model
  • Jun 4 Ana Carolina Reston, Brazilian fashion model (d. 2006)
  • Jun 6 Drew Galloway, Scottish professional wrestler
  • Jun 9 Sonam Kapoor, Indian actress (Neerja), born in Bombay, India
  • Jun 11 Anja Rubik, Polish supermodel, born in Rzesz√≥w, Poland
  • Jun 12 Kendra Wilkinson, American Television Personality and glamour model, born in San Diego, California
  • Jun 13 Raz-B [De'Mario Thornton], American R&B actor and singer (B2K), born in Cleveland, Ohio

Lana Del Rey

Jun 21 Lana Del Rey [Elizabeth Grant], American singer-songwriter (Born to Die, Ultraviolence), and model (H&M), born in NYC, New York

  • Jun 21 Michelle Wolf, American comedian, born in Hershey, Pennsylvania
  • Jun 22 Rosa Kato, Italian-Japanese model and actress
  • Jun 24 Kyle Searles, American actor
  • Jun 30 Cody Runnels, American wrestler, born in Marietta, Georgia

Weddings in Film & TV

  • Jun 22 "Dallas" actress Victoria Principal (35) weds plastic surgeon Harry Glassman (43) in Dallas

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Jun 1 Richard Greene, English composer and actor (The Adventures of Robin Hood), dies at 67
  • Jun 6 Siem Devout, Dutch actor, dies at 54
  • Jun 10 George Chandler, American actor (Fury, Lassie, The Fatal Glass of Beer), dies of Alzheimer's disease at 86
  • Jun 11 Sapfo Notara, Greek actress (b. 1907)
  • Jun 27 Jane Ross [Breslaw], American actress (Star Trek, Rocket Attack U.S.A., Wild Is My Love), dies at 53
  • Jun 28 James Craig [Meador], American actor (Devil & Daniel Webster, Cyclops), dies of lung cancer at 73
  • Jun 28 Lambros Konstantaras, Greek actor (O blofatzis, Anna of Rhodes), dies at 72