On This Day in Film & TV for June 15

Events in Film & TV

  • 1878 World's first moving pictures caught on camera (used 12 cameras, each taking 1 picture) done to see if all 4 of a horse's hooves leave the ground
  • 1948 WPIX TV channel 11 in NYC, NY (IND) begins broadcasting

Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1928 "King Kong" actress Fay Wray (20) weds playwright-screenwriter John Monk Saunders (30)
  • 1945 American singer and actress Judy Garland (23) weds American director Vincente Minnelli (42); divorce in 1951
  • 1968 Actor Dudley Moore (33) weds actress Suzy Kendall; divorced in 1972

Divorces in Film & TV

  • 2011 Actress and model Elizabeth Hurley (45) divorces businessman Arun Nayar due to husband's unreasonable behavior

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