On This Day in Film & TV for January 10

Events in Film & TV

  • 1927 Fritz Lang's silent film "Metropolis" premieres in Berlin
  • 1932 "Pete the Tramp" cartoon strip by C D Russell debuts
  • 1949 1st Jewish family show "Goldbergs" premieres on CBS
  • 1952 "The Greatest Show on Earth", directed and produced by Cecil B. DeMille, starring James Stewart and Charlton Heston, premieres in New York (Best Picture 1953)
  • 1955 "Ordet", directed by Carl Theodor Dreyer, starring Henrik Malberg, Emil Hass Christensen, is released
  • 1957 Baseball Commissioner Ford Frick rules Bing Crosby can keep token stock in Detroit Tigers, even though he owns part of Pittsburgh Pirates
  • 1965 WKBD TV channel 50 in Detroit, Michigan (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1970 Preview Center opens at Walt Disney World, Florida - first building to open
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