On This Day in Film & TV for December 7

Events in Film & TV

  • 1925 Noël Coward's "Easy Virtue" premieres in NYC
  • 1952 KKTV TV channel 11 in Colorado Spgs-Pueblo, CO (CBS) 1st broadcast
  • 1953 WCCB TV channel 18 in Charlotte, North Carolina (IND/ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1954 KCTS TV channel 9 in Seattle, WA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1956 Helen O'Connell joins Today Show panel (NBC)
  • 1963 First use of the instant replay machine invented by CBS in a US Army vs Navy football game
  • 1979 "Star Trek: The Motion Picture" first movie of the series premieres directed by Robert Wise, starring William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy
  • 1986 NBC premiere of miniseries "Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna" (Part 1)
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