On This Day in Film & TV for November 27

Events in Film & TV

  • 1911 Audience throws vegetables at actors for 1st recorded time in US
  • 1920 "The Mark of Zorro" directed by Fred Niblo and starring Douglas Fairbanks is shown in New York - 1st American superhero film
  • 1938 Bergen County (New Jersey) sheriff's department arrests American singer Frank Sinatra (23) on charge of "seduction", later withdrawn and amended to adultery, and shortly thereafter case dismissed
  • 1952 KTBC TV channel 7 in Austin, TX (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1960 CBS radio cancels "Have Gun Will Travel"
  • 1961 KHAW TV channel 11 in Hilo, HI (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1973 Neil Simon's play "Good Doctor" premieres in NYC
  • 1977 "Comedy with Music (Victor Borge)" closes at Imperial NY after 66 performances
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1960 American movie actress Lana Turner (39) weds 5th husband, rancher Frederick May; divorce in 1962
  • 1993 Actress Teri Garr (44) weds building contractor John O'Neil (42) at the Twin Dolphins Hotel in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Divorces in Film & TV

  • 2006 "Baywatch" actress Pamela Anderson (39) divorces singer Kid Rock (36) due to irreconcilable differences only 4 months after getting married
  • 2006 Actress Selma Blair (34) divorces actor-rocker Ahmet Zappa (32) due to irreconcilable differences after more than 2 years of marriage
  • 2013 American "That 70s Show" actor Ashton Kutcher (35) divorces actress Demi Moore (51) due to irreconcilable differences after 8 years of marriage

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