April 1992 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Apr 1 5th Largest wrestling crowd (64,287-Toronto SkyDome)

Hall of fameHall of Fame

Apr 15 William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy & DeForest Kelley inducted into National Association of Broadcasters Hall of Fame

  • Apr 20 100th episode of "Murphy Brown" airs
  • Apr 26 "Growing Pains" final episode on ABC TV
  • Apr 26 "Who's The Boss" final episode after 8 years on ABC TV
  • Apr 30 208th & final episode of Cosby Show on NBC-TV

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Apr 4 Alexa Nikolas, American actress
  • Apr 8 Shelby Young, American actress
  • Apr 10 Daisy Ridley, English actress (Star Wars: the Force Awakens), born in London
  • Apr 13 Jett Travolta, son of actors John Travolta & Kelly Preston (d. 2009)
  • Apr 13 Emma Degerstedt, American actress
  • Apr 24 Sean Rademaker, American actor (Kirkland Harrison-Another World), born in Washington, D.C.

Weddings in Film & TV

  • Apr 4 John Tesh (Entertainment Tonight) marries actress Connie Selleca

HeartWedding of Interest

Apr 4 Comedian Sam Kinison (38) weds Malika Souiri at the Candlelight Chapel in Las Vegas

Comedian Sam Kinison
Comedian
Sam Kinison
  • Apr 5 Comedian Sam Kenison marries live-in girlfriend Maleeka

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Apr 11 "Superman" actor Christopher Reeve (39) weds actress and singer Dana Morosini (31) in Williamstown, Massachusetts

HeartWedding of Interest

Apr 24 Rock star David Bowie (45) weds supermodel Iman (37) in Switzerland

Singer-Songwriter David Bowie
Singer-Songwriter
David Bowie

Divorces in Film & TV


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Apr 12 Actress Lisa Bonet files for divorce from singer Lenny Kravitz

Musician Lenny Kravitz
Musician
Lenny Kravitz

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Apr 2 Tomisaburo Wakayama, Japanese actor (b. 1929)
  • Apr 3 Lloyd "Slim" Andrews, actor (Buf Bill in Tomahawk Territory), dies
  • Apr 3 Margaret Barker, actress (Fathers & Son), dies of lung cancer at 83
  • Apr 4 Sy Kramer, singer/comedy writer dies of cancer at 59
  • Apr 6 Molly Picon, Yiddish actress (Milk & Honey), dies of Alzheimers at 94
  • Apr 8 Nelson Olmsted [or Olmstead], American voice actor (Sleep No More) dies at 78
  • Apr 9 Ruth Hammond, American Broadway actress, dies in her sleep at 96

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Apr 10 Sam Kinison, loud mouth comedian, dies in a car crash at 38

Comedian Sam Kinison
Comedian
Sam Kinison
  • Apr 11 Adele Dixon, singer/actress (Uneasy Virtue), dies of pneumonia at 83
  • Apr 11 James Brown, actor (Rip-Adv of Rin Tin Tin), dies at 72
  • Apr 16 Neville Brand, American actor (Stalag 17), dies of emphysema at 71
  • Apr 18 Florence Randall, model and designer (Bill Blass), dies at 54 of cancer
  • Apr 19 Frankie Howerd, actor (Carry on Doctor, Up the Front), dies at 70
  • Apr 19 Pat Thompson, actress (Strictly Ballroom), dies at 51
  • Apr 20 Benny Hill, comedian (Benny Hill Show), dies of a heart attack at 67
  • Apr 22 Youcca Troubatzkoy, actress (Flower of the Night), dies
  • Apr 23 Victoria Kellem Lederman, model, dies of amyloidosis at 52
  • Apr 26 Alberta Vaughn, actress (Wild Horse, Silver Devil), dies at 87
  • Apr 29 Mae Clarke, actress (Public Enemy, Frankenstein), dies at 84