On This Day

On This Day in Film & TV for May 3

Events in Film & TV

  • 1944 "Going My Way", directed by Leo McCarey and starring Bing Crosby premieres in New York (Academy Award for Best Picture, 1945)
  • 1948 1st broadcast of "CBS Evening News" - longest running network news show in the US
  • 1953 WTVO TV channel 17 in Rockford, IL (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1954 KTEN TV channel 10 in Ada-Ardmore, Oklahoma(ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1954 WHA TV channel 21 in Madison, Wisconsin (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1965 KTCI TV channel 17 in St. Paul-Minneapolis, MN (PBS) 1st broadcast
  • 1966 WDHO (now WNWO) TV channel 24 in Toledo, OH (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1982 ABC's All Talk network begins on radio (2 west coast stations)
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1986 American Mousketeer-actress-singer Annette Funicello (43) weds American harness racing horse breeder and trainer Glen Holt (55)
  • 1991 American singer Andy Williams weds 2nd wife Debbie Hass
  • 1992 Beverly Hills 90210 actress Gabrielle Carteris marries Charles Isaacs

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