On This Day in Film & TV for September 9

Events in Film & TV

  • 1951 1st broadcast of "Love of Life" on CBS-TV
  • 1953 WFIE TV channel 14 in Evansville, IN (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1956 Elvis Presley appears on "The Ed Sullivan Show" for the 1st time
  • 1961 Maria Beale Fletcher (NC), 19, crowned 34th Miss America 1962
  • 1962 WNYS (now WIXT) TV channel 9 in Syracuse, NY (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1963 NBC expands "The Huntley–Brinkley Report", their evening television news program, from 15 to 30 minutes
  • 1967 Debra Dene Barnes (Kansas), 20, crowned 40th Miss America 1968
  • 1968 WGIQ TV channel 43 in Louisville, AL (PBS) begins broadcasting
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Weddings in Film & TV

  • 1995 American pop singer Chynna Phillips (27) weds American actor William Baldwin (32)
  • 2012 "Gossip Girl" actress Blake Lively (25) weds "Green Lantern" actor Ryan Reynolds (35) at Boone Hall in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

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