On This Day in Film & TV for March 4

Events in Film & TV

  • 1841 Dion Boucicault's play "London Assurance" premieres in London
  • 1922 1st vampire film "Nosferatu", an un-authorized adaptation of Bram Stoker's Dracula, premieres at the Berlin Zoological Garden, Germany

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • 1765 Charles Dibdin, British composer, author (Sea Songs), and actor, baptized in Hampshire, England (d. 1814)
  • 1873 Guy Wetmore Carryl, American humorist and poet (d. 1904)
  • 1883 Maude Fealy, American actor and drama coach (The Ten Commandments), born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 1971)
  • 1887 Violet MacMillan, American Broadway theatre actress (The Magic Cloak), born in Grand Rapids, Michigan (d. 1953)
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1971 Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau (51) weds author and actress Margaret Joan Sinclair (23) at a private ceremony in North Vancouver, Canada
  • 1983 Actor Harrison Ford marries screenwriter Melissa Mathison (divorced 2004)
  • 1989 Actress Phoebe Cates marries fellow actor Kevin Kline

Divorces in Film & TV

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