On This Day in Film & TV for June 28

Events in Film & TV

  • 1951 "Amos 'n' Andy" premieres on CBS TV
  • 1984 17th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Hotel San Diego

Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1930 Film director David Lean (22) weds his first cousin Isabel Lean
  • 1986 CBS news correspondent Mike Wallace (68) weds Mary Yates
  • 2000 Business magnate Ron Perelman (69) weds actress Ellen Barkin (46) in a traditional Jewish ceremony at an upper East Side synagogue

Divorces in Film & TV

  • 2010 Academy award-winning actress Sandra Bullock (45) divorces "Monster Garage" host Jesse James (40) due to conflict of personalities after nearly 5 years of marriage
  • 2012 "Spy Kids" actress Alexa Vega (23) divorces film producer Sean Covel (36) due to irreconcilable differences after less than two years of marriage

More Weddings & Divorces in Film & TV

Deaths in Film & TV

  • 1880 Texas Jack Omohundro, American frontier scout, actor, and cowboy, dies at 33
  • 1946 Antoinette Perry, American actress and theater director, dies at 58
  • 1964 King Calder, actor (Lt Grey-Martin Kane Private Eye), dies at 64
  • 1965 [Theodora E] Betsy Ranucci-Beckman, actress (Dood Water), dies at 88
More Deaths in Film & TV