On This Day in Film & TV for March 6

Events in Film & TV

  • 1851 Dion Boucicault's play "Love in a Maze" premieres in London
  • 1909 Dutch film distributor Jean Desmet opens his first permanent cinema, the Cinema Parisien in Rotterdam

Divorces in Film & TV

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Deaths in Film & TV

  • 1867 Artemus Ward [Charles Farrar Browne], American humorist (considered to be America's first stand-up comedian), dies at 32
  • 1924 Meyer van Beem, Dutch actor (Mottige Janus, Black Venus), dies at 85
  • 1935 Fridolf Rhudin, Swedish actor and comedian (The Wrong Millionaire, Secret Svensson), dies from brain fever at 39
  • 1937 Frank Vosper, British actor (The Man Who Knew Too Much, Rome Express), dies at sea at 37
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