On This Day in Film & TV for January 30

Events in Film & TV

  • 1930 Vladimir Mayakovsky's drama "The Bathhouse (Bunya)" premieres in Leningrad
  • 1931 "City Lights", American silent romantic comedy film directed by Charlie Chaplin, starring himself and Virginia Cherrill, premieres at Los Angeles Theater
  • 1933 "Lone Ranger" begins a 21-year run on ABC radio
  • 1950 "Robert Montgomery Presents" dramatic anthology premieres on NBC TV
  • 1956 KRMA TV channel 6 in Denver, CO (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1956 KTXS TV channel 12 in Sweetwater-Abilene, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1961 Bobby Darin is youngest performer to headline a TV special on NBC
  • 1961 KAET TV channel 8 in Phoenix, AZ (PBS) begins broadcasting
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1934 American comedian and actor Lou Costello (27) weds American burlesque dancer Anne Battler (21)
  • 2011 "Chuck" actress Sarah Lancaster (30) weds attorney Matthew Jacobs in Southern California

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