On This Day in Film & TV for July 21

Events in Film & TV

  • 1943 Musical film "Stormy Weather", directed by Andrew L. Stone, starring Bill Robinson, Lena Horne and Fats Waller (singing "Ain't Misbehavin'") premieres in the US
  • 1948 WSPD TV channel 13 in Toledo, OH (NBC) begins broadcasting

Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1945 Master of quick wit and widely considered one of the best comedians of the modern era Groucho Marx (54) weds Kay Marvis
  • 2005 Tennis star player Lleyton Hewitt (24) weds "Home and Away" TV actress Bec Cartwright (22) at the Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia
  • 2008 Actor Tony Leung Chiu-wai and actress and singer Carina Lau marry in Bhutan

Divorces in Film & TV

  • 1942 Actress Mae West (48) divorces vaudeville performer Frank Wallace after 31 years of marriage

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