On This Day in Film & TV for December 18

Events in Film & TV

  • 1948 WDSU TV channel 6 in New Orleans, LA (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1953 KATV TV channel 7 in Little Rock, AR (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1953 KMID TV channel 2 in Midland & Odessa, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1956 "To Tell the Truth" debuts on CBS-TV
  • 1956 Phil Rizzuto signs as NY Yankees radio-TV announcer
  • 1961 KAIL TV channel 53 in Fresno, CA (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1962 WAIQ TV channel 26 in Montgomery, AL (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1963 "The Pink Panther" film premieres, directed by Blake Edwards and starring Peter Sellers and David Niven, with theme by Henry Mancini
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Weddings in Film & TV

Divorces in Film & TV

  • 1968 Actor Peter Sellers (43) divorces actress Britt Ekland after 4 years of marriage

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