On This Day in Film & TV for October 9

Events in Film & TV

  • 1915 Louis Kaufmans comedy "Unchastened Woman" premieres in New York City
  • 1926 NBC (National Broadcasting Corporation) forms
  • 1948 WXYZ TV channel 7 in Detroit, MI (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1954 KTIV TV channel 4 in Sioux City, IA (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1968 WKMU TV channel 21 in Murray, KY (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1969 The Supremes release single "Someday We'll Be Together", Diana Ross' last recording with the group
  • 1986 "The Late Show with Joan Rivers" premieres on Fox, first woman to host a US late-night TV talk show' she is fired in May of 1987
  • 1987 "Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll" documentary film directed by Taylor Hackford of 1986 concerts celebrating rock and roll pioneer Chuck Berry is released
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1962 French singer Édith Piaf (46) marries French Greek actor Théo Sarapo (26)
  • 1999 "Pretty in Pink" actor Andrew McCarthy (36) weds Carol Schneider
  • 2005 "The O.C." writer and talk show host Regis Philbin's daughter Jennifer Joy Philbin (31) weds NBC comedy series "The Office" writer Michael Schur (32) at St. Ignatius Loyola Church in New York City

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