February 1995 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Feb 1 Belgium's TV channel VT4 goes on the air

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Feb 6 Rapper Tupac Shakur convicted on sexual assault charge and sentenced to up to 4 1/2 years in prison

Rap Musician and Actor Tupac Shakur
Rap Musician and Actor
Tupac Shakur
  • Feb 10 Chelsi Smith, 21, (Texas), crowned 44th Miss USA
  • Feb 17 11th Soap Opera Digest Awards - "Days of Our Lives" wins
  • Feb 19 1st broadcast of "Woman of Independent Means" on NBC-TV

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Feb 8 Jordan Todosey, Canadian actress

Weddings in Film & TV


HeartWedding of Interest

Feb 6 "The Beach Boys" leader and chief songwriter Brian Wilson (52) weds former model Melinda Ledbetter (47) at Palos Verdes in Peninsula, California

Singer-Songwriter Brian Wilson
Singer-Songwriter
Brian Wilson

HeartWedding of Interest

Feb 11 Tennis star Yannick Noah (34) weds Victoria's Secret model Heather Stewart-Whyte (25) in France

Tennis Player and French Open Champion Yannick Noah
Tennis Player and French Open Champion
Yannick Noah

HeartWedding of Interest

Feb 14 Actress-comedienne Roseanne Barr (42) weds bodyguard Ben Thomas (28) at Caesars Tahoe, Nevada

Comedienne and Actress Roseanne Barr
Comedienne and Actress
Roseanne Barr
  • Feb 19 "Baywatch" actress Pamela Anderson (27) weds rocker Tommy Lee (32) in Cancun, Mexico

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Feb 2 Fred Perry, English tennis player/broadcaster (Wimbledon, 1934-36), dies of broken ribs at 85
  • Feb 2 Donald Pleasence, British actor (You Only Live Twice, Escape from New York, Halloween), dies from heart failure at 75
  • Feb 5 Courtenay E Benson, broadcaster, dies at 79
  • Feb 5 Doug Mcclure, US rodeo rider/actor (Trampas-Virginian), dies at 59
  • Feb 9 David Wayne, American stage and screen actor (Andromeda Strain, Adam's Rib), dies of lung cancer at 81
  • Feb 14 Michael Vincent Gazzo, US actor/playwright (The Godfather Part II), dies at 71
  • Feb 14 Nigel Finch, English TV director and film-maker, dies at 45
  • Feb 14 Michael V Gazzo, American playwright and actor (The Godfather Part II, Fear City), dies of complications from a stroke at 71
  • Feb 19 John Howard, American actor (The Philadelphia Story, My Three Sons), dies of heart failure at 81
  • Feb 22 Ed Flanders, actor (Dr Westphall-St Elsewhere), commits suicide at 60