Events in Film & Television in March 1973

  • Mar 12 Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In last airs on NBC-TV
  • Mar 20 NBC TV premiere of pilot episode of "Police Story", based on Los Angeles Police Dept. Joseph Wambaugh's writings
  • Mar 26 TV Soap "The Young & the Restless" premieres on CBS

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Mar 27 45th Academy Awards: "The Godfather", Marlon Brando & Liza Minnelli win. Marlon Brando then turns down the Oscar for best actor to protest Hollywood’s portrayal of Native Americans in film.