On This Day in Film & TV for June 14

Events in Film & TV

  • 1949 WROC TV channel 8 in Rochester, NY (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957 Edouard Carpentier beats Lou Thesz to become NWA wrestling champion

Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1936 Singer and cowboy actor Roy Rogers (24) weds Arlene Wilkins in Roswell, New Mexico
  • 1956 Actor Ted Cassidy (23) weds Margaret Helen
  • 1963 "The Golden Girls" actress Betty White (41) weds "Password" game show host Allen Ludden (45) at the Sands Hotel-Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada

Divorces in Film & TV

  • 1960 Actress Laraine Day (39) divorces manager Leo Durocher (53) due to incompatibility after 12 years of marriage
  • 2018 American "Glee" actress and singer Naya Rivera (31) divorces American actor Ryan Dorsey (34) after almost 4 years of marriage

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