On This Day in Film & TV for July 6

Events in Film & TV

  • 1933 "Nertsery Rhymes" short film starring Ted Healy and His Stooges premieres, one of the first film appearance of The Three Stooges
  • 1945 Abbott and Costello's film "The Naughty Nineties" released; features longest version of their "Who's on First?" routine

Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1953 "James Bond" actor Roger Moore (25) weds Welsh singer Dorothy Squires (38) in Jersey City
  • 1973 "The Avengers" actress Diana Rigg (35) weds Israeli painter Menachen Gueffen (43)
  • 2007 NBA Finals MVP Tony Parker (25) weds Desperate Housewives star Eva Longoria (32) at a civil ceremony in Paris, France

Divorces in Film & TV

  • 1960 Actress Bette Davis (52) divorces actor Gary Merrill (46) after almost 10 years of marriage
  • 2009 Actress Rachael Bella (25) divorces "Terminator 2" actor Eddie Furlong (31) due to irreconcilable differences after 3 years of marriage

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Deaths in Film & TV

  • 1954 Dirk Verbeek, Dutch actor and director (Hofstad Stage), dies at 70
  • 1966 Ann Nagel [Anna Marie Dolan], American actress (Don Winslow of the Navy, The Green Hornet), dies of cancer at 50
  • 1968 John Indrisano, American welterweight boxer, stunt man, and bit-part actor (O.K.. Crackerby!), dies of apparent suicide at 61
  • 1970 Marjorie Rambeau, American stage, silent and sound screen actress (Primrose Path; Torch Song), dies at 80
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