On This Day in Film & TV for July 23

Events in Film & TV

  • 1966 Frank Sinatra's album "Strangers In The Night" hits #1 on the US charts, (Grammy for Record Of The Year and Best Male Vocal Performance)
  • 1975 Alan Ayckbourn's "Absent Friends" premieres in London
  • 1981 14th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at El Cortez Hotel
  • 1984 Suzette Charles (NJ), 21, replaces Williams as 57th Miss America 1984
  • 1984 Vanessa Williams, 1st African American Miss America, resigns after Penthouse publishes unauthorized nude photos of her
  • 1989 FOX-TV tops ABC, NBC & CBS for 1st time (America's Most Wanted)
  • 1989 Ringo Starr's first All-Starr Band debuts in concert; members include Joe Walsh, Nils Lofgren, Rick Danko, Levon Helm, Clarence Clemons, Dr. John, Billy Preston, and Jim Keltner
  • 1994 American dancer, actor, and director Gene Kelly suffers a mild stroke
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1944 Actress Susan Hayward (27) weds actor Jess Barker (32) at St. Thomas Church in Los Angeles, California
  • 2006 "The Young and The Restless" actor John Enos (44) weds Disney executive Jennie Lee on the patio of Hollywood hotspot The Cabana Club
  • 2016 Actor Corbin Bleu (27) weds actress Sasha Clements (26) at Hummingbird Nest in Santa Susana, California

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