Events in Film & Television in September 1970

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Sep 7 Jerry Lewis' 5th Muscular Dystrophy telethon

Comedian Jerry Lewis
Comedian
Jerry Lewis
  • Sep 12 Phyllis Ann George (Texas), 21, crowned 43rd Miss America 1971

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Sep 15 Decca awards Bing Crosby a 2nd platinum disc for selling 300 million

Singer and Actor Bing Crosby
Singer and Actor
Bing Crosby
  • Sep 17 WSWP TV channel 9 in Grandview, WV (PBS) begins broadcasting

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Sep 19 "The Mary Tyler Moore" show premieres on CBS

  • Sep 21 "Monday Night Football" premieres on ABC - Browns 31, Jets 21
  • Sep 21 KAPP TV channel 35 in Yakima, WA (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Sep 28 "Words & Music" debuts on NBC-TV