On This Day in Film & TV for September 3

Events in Film & TV

  • 1941 KYW TV channel 3 in Philadelphia, PA (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1951 TV soap opera "Search for Tomorrow" debuts on CBS
  • 1955 KTBS TV channel 3 in Shreveport, LA (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957 KTCA TV channel 2 in St Paul-Minneapolis, MN (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1967 WJPM TV channel 33 in Florence, SC (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1973 American golfer Billy Casper finishes at 20-under-par 264 to beat Australian Bruce Devlin by 1 stroke to win the Sammy Davis, Jr. Greater Hartford Open; his 50th PGA Tour title
  • 1973 Jerry Lewis' 8th Muscular Dystrophy telethon
  • 1978 Bernard Slade's stage comedy "Same Time, Next Year", closes at the Ambassador Theatre, NYC,, after 1,453 performances and a Tony Award
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1977 "I Dream of Jeannie" actress Barbara Eden (43) weds Charles Donald Fegert
  • 1999 "The Steve Harvey Show" actor Cedric The Entertainer (35) weds Lorna Wells (33)
  • 2000 "Will & Grace" actress Debra Messing (32) weds actor-screenwriter Daniel Zelman (33) at a private estate in Santa Barbara, California

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