On This Day in Film & TV for June 11

Events in Film & TV

  • 1892 The Limelight Department, one of the world's first film studios, is officially established in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1928 Alfred Hitchcock's film, "Case Of Jonathan Drew," (or "The Lodger") is released
  • 1947 Perennial Christmas film "Miracle on 34th St" starring John Payne and Maureen O'Hara, directed by George Seaton is released
  • 1953 "Amos 'n Andy" TV Comedy, also radio from '29; last aired on CBS
  • 1961 "Winston Churchill" last airs on ABC-TV
  • 1962 "Julie & Carol at Carnegie Hall", musical comedy/variety television special with Julie Andrews & Carol Burnett premieres on CBS
  • 1975 "Nashville", directed by Robert Altman and starring Ned Beatty and Ronee Blakley, is released
  • 1976 "Magnificent Marble Machine" last airs on NBC-TV
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1949 American Actress Hattie McDaniel (54) weds interior decorator Larry Williams in Yuma, Arizona; divorced 1950
  • 2002 Musician Paul McCartney (59) weds former model and anti-landmines campaigner Heather Mills (34) at Castle Leslie in County Monaghan, Ireland; divorce in 2008
  • 2005 "Clueless" actress Alicia Silverstone (28) weds musician Christopher Jarecki in Lake Tahoe, California; divorce in 2018

Divorces in Film & TV


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