On This Day in Film & TV for November 4

Events in Film & TV

  • 1771 Carlo Goldoni's prose comedy "Le Bourru Bienfaisant" premieres in Paris
  • 1914 Vogue holds 1st model show ("Fashion Fete", NYC)
  • 1929 John L. Balderston's play "Berkeley Square" starring Leslie Howard premieres in NYC
  • 1948 American humorist Will Rogers commemorated by US Postage Service on 3-cent stamp
  • 1968 WRDU (now WPTF) TV channel 28 in Raleigh-Durham, NC (NBC) 1st broadcast
  • 1968 WTOG TV channel 44 in St Petersburg-Tampa, FL (IND) 1st broadcast
  • 1985 "Edge of Darkness" first airs on BBC Two, featuring Bob Peck and Joanne Whalley
  • 1992 NY Jets announce they are moving from WABC to WFAN radio
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1939 Actress and comedian Phyllis Diller (22) weds inspector Sherwood Diller in Covington, Kentucky
  • 1978 "The Nanny" actress Fran Drescher (20) weds writer and director Peter Marc Jacobson (20)
  • 2006 Radio and television journalist Alison Stewart (40) weds MSNBC vice-president of prime-time programming Bill Wolff (40) at the stylish New York restaurant Cipriani 23rd Street

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