On This Day in Film & TV for March 3

Events in Film & TV

  • 1958 KTVU TV channel 2 in Oakland-San Francisco, California (IND) 1st broadcast
  • 1966 WRFT (now WVFT) TV channel 27 in Roanoke, VA (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1975 1st People's Choice Awards: John Wayne & Barbra Streisand win (Motion Pictures) and Alan Alda, Telly Savalas & Mary Tyler Moore win (TV)
  • 1985 "Moonlighting" with Cybill Shepard & Bruce Willis premieres on ABC TV in the US
  • 1990 Carole Gist (20) is the 1st African American to be crowned Miss USA in Wichita, Kansas
  • 2002 33rd NAACP Image Awards: "Ali" wins Outstanding Motion Picture
  • 2005 American rapper 50 Cent releases his album “The Massacre” (2005 Billboard Album of the Year, Grammy Award nomination for Best Rap Album 2006)
  • 2006 37th NAACP Image Awards: "Crash" wins Outstanding Motion Picture
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • 2006 "Gata Salvaje" telenovela actress Carolina Tejera (29) weds Costa Rican businessman Don Stockwell at the Hotel Marriott in San Jose, Costa Rica
  • 2007 Model and actress Elizabeth Hurley (41) weds Indian textile heir Arun Nayar (42) at Sudeley Castle in Gloucestershire, England
  • 2017 Bachelorette TV personality Ali Fedotowsky (32) weds TV and radio host Kevin Manno (33) at Terranea Resort in Los Angeles, California

Divorces in Film & TV

  • 2008 Actor Michael Biehn (52) divorces film producer Gina Marsh after 20 years of marriage

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