On This Day in Film & TV for February 5

Events in Film & TV

  • 1927 "The General", American silent film starring Buster Keaton and Marion Mack, co-directed by Keaton and Clyde Bruckman, premieres in New York City
  • 1929 Jimmy Hatlo's "They'll Do It Every Time" cartoon debuts in San Francisco
  • 1936 "Modern Times", silent film directed by, written by and starring Charlie Chaplin, is released
  • 1942 "Woman of the Year" film directed by George Stevens, starring Katherine Hepburn & Spencer Tracy opens at Radio City Music Hall, NYC
  • 1944 "Captain American" serial film premieres starring Dick Purcell, first appearance of a Marvel superhero outside a comic
  • 1948 "Nature of Things" science show premieres on NBC prime time
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1971 Actress Judi Dench (36) weds actor Michael Williams (35) at St Mary's Catholic Church in Hampstead, London
  • 1990 British comic actor Rowan Atkinson (35) weds Sunetra Sastry in New York
  • 2007 "Rudo y Cursi" Mexican actor Diego Luna (28) weds actress and model Camila Sodi (21) in Mexico City

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