On This Day in Film & TV for April 26

Events in Film & TV

  • 1982 Rod Stewart is mugged, gunman steals his $50,000 Porsche on Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, California
  • 1987 "Barbara Cook: A Concert" closes at Ambassador NYC after 13 performances
  • 1991 "Dinosaurs" premieres on ABC-TV
  • 1992 "Growing Pains" final episode on ABC TV
  • 1992 "Who's The Boss" final episode after 8 years on ABC TV
  • 1993 NBC announces Conan O'Brien to replace David Letterman on "Late Night"
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1948 American movie actress Lana Turner (27) weds 3rd husband, millionaire socialite Henry J. "Bob" Topping, Jr, at the Topping family mansion in Greenwich, Connecticut; divorce in 1952
  • 1986 Actor and body builder Arnold Schwarzenegger (39) weds American journalist and newscaster Maria Shriver (30); divorce in 2011
  • 1994 "Mad About You" actress Leila Kenzel (33) weds Neil Monaco (34)

Divorces in Film & TV

  • 1994 Actor Patrick Dempsey (28) divorces manager Rocky Parker after nearly 7 years of marriage
  • 2004 Model-actress Deborah Falconer (38) divorces actor Robert Downey Jr (39) due to irreconcilable differences after 12 years of marriage

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