On This Day in Film & TV for June 26

Events in Film & TV

  • 1953 KCTV (now KLST) TV channel 8 in San Angelo, TX (CBS) 1st broadcast
  • 1959 9th Berlin International Film Festival: "The Cousins" wins Golden Bear
  • 1962 WSEC (now WLRN) TV channel 17 in Miami, FL (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1964 14th Berlin International Film Festival: "Dry Summer" wins the Golden Bear
  • 1971 21st Berlin International Film Festival: "The Garden of the Finzi-Continis" wins the Golden Bear
  • 1979 "Moonraker", 11th James Bond film starring Roger Moore, premieres in London
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1937 Canadian-American silent film actress Mary Pickford (45) weds American actor and band leader Charles Rogers (32)
  • 1955 Actor Geoffrey Holder marries Carmen de Lavallade
  • 1989 Melanie Griffith & Don Johnson marry for 2nd time

Divorces in Film & TV

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