Events in Film & TV on August 19

  • 1948 9th Venice Film Festival opens
  • 1950 ABC begins Saturday morning kid shows (Animal Clinic & Acrobat Ranch)
  • 1970 31st Venice Film Festival opens
  • 1978 422 die in an arson fire at a movie theater in Iran
  • 1980 Willy Russell's play "Educating Rita" premieres in London starring Julie Walters
  • 1991 Janel Bishop, 17, of New Hampshire, crowned 9th Miss Teen USA
  • 1993 26th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Doubletree Hotel

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2018 Rudy Giuliani, US President Trump's lawyer claims in interview with NBC Chuck Todd that "truth isn't truth"

Mayor of New York City Rudy Giuliani
Mayor of New York City
Rudy Giuliani
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump