Events in Film & TV on April 4

  • 1914 Film serial "Perils of Pauline" shown for the first time in Los Angeles
  • 1949 WKRC TV channel 12 in Cincinnati, OH (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1953 KFDA TV channel 10 in Amarillo, TX (CBS) begins broadcasting

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1958 Cheryl Crane aged 14, daughter of actress Lana Turner, stabs to death Johnny Stompanato, her mother's boyfriend

Actress Lana Turner
Actress
Lana Turner

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

1960 32nd Academy Awards: "Ben-Hur", Charlton Heston & Simone Signoret win

  • 1990 "Marshall Chronicles" premieres on ABC-TV