On This Day in Film & TV for September 13

Events in Film & TV

  • 1947 WPVI TV channel 6 in Philadelphia, PA (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1953 KGTV TV channel 10 in San Diego, CA (ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1954 WPBN TV channel 7 in Traverse City, MI (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1964 WKEF TV channel 22 in Dayton, OH (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1969 "Scooby-Doo Where are You" by Hanna-Barbera debuts on CBS in the US
  • 1971 WIIQ TV channel 41 in Demopolis, AL (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1973 ABC announces it obtained TV rights for 1976 Olympics
  • 1973 US Congress passes & sends a bill to President Nixon to lift NFL football's television blackout of sold out games
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1893 Microbiologist Robert Koch (49) weds actress Hedwig Freiberg (20)
  • 1981 Television producer Lorne Michaels (36) weds model Susan Forristal
  • 2000 Wrestler "Stone Cold" Steve Austin (35) weds WWE Diva Debra Marshall (40) at the Little White Chapel in Las Vegas

Divorces in Film & TV

  • 1974 American producer Quincy Jones Jr (28) divorces actress Ulla Andersson (41) after 5 years of marriage

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