Events in Film & Television in March 1962

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

Mar 5 19th Golden Globes: "The Guns of Navarone", Maximilian Schell, & Geraldine Page win

  • Mar 8 Beatles, with Pete Best, TV debut (perform "Dream Baby" on BBC)
  • Mar 15 KATU TV channel 2 in Portland, OR (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Mar 24 Welterweight boxing title fight between Benny Paret and Emile Griffith, Paret knocked out 13th round, dies 10 days later. First use of television slow motion replay.