On This Day in Film & TV for November 23

Events in Film & TV

  • 1953 KVFD (now KTIN) TV channel 21 in Ft Dodge, IA (NBC) 1st broadcast
  • 1953 WJBF TV channel 6 in Augusta, GA (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1960 Tinseltown dedicated its Walk of Fame at Hollywood Blvd & Vine St
  • 1968 Musical revue "Noël Coward's Sweet Potato" closes at Booth Theatre, NYC, after 44 performances
  • 1970 KNCT TV channel 46 in Belton/Killeen, TX (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1984 "A Christmas Carol" directed by Clive Donner starring George C. Scott premieres in the UK
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1929 Academy Award-winning Shirley Booth marries comic actor Ed Gardner
  • 1940 Film director David Lean (32) weds actress Kay Walsh (29)
  • 1940 RAF pilot Guy Gibson (22) weds show dancer and actress Eve Moore in Penarth’s Anglican Church

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