On This Day

February 1995 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Feb 1 Belgium's TV channel VT4 goes on the air
  • Feb 9 45th Berlin International Film Festival: "The Bait" wins the Golden Bear
  • Feb 10 Chelsi Smith, 21, (Texas), crowned 44th Miss USA
  • Feb 17 11th US 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 3 Aimee Lou Wood, English actress (Sex Education), born in Stockport, England
  • Feb 8 Jordan Todosey, Canadian actress
  • Feb 24 Rachel Levin, American YouTube personality (RCLBeauty101), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Weddings in Film & TV

LoveWedding 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

LoveWedding 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

LoveWedding 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

LoveWedding of Interest

Feb 19 "Baywatch" actress Pamela Anderson (27) weds rocker Tommy Lee (32) in Cancun, Mexico

Actress Pamela Anderson
Actress
Pamela Anderson
Rock Star and Drummer Tommy Lee
Rock Star and Drummer
Tommy Lee

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Feb 2 Fred Perry, English tennis player/broadcaster (8-time Grand Slam singles winner), 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 Court Benson, Canadian-American actor and broadcaster, dies at 79
  • Feb 5 Doug Mcclure, US rodeo rider/actor (Trampas-Virginian), dies at 59
  • Feb 8 Clay Warnick, American choral director (Your Show Of Shows), dies at 79
  • 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, American 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