Events in Film & Television in February 1987

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Feb 4 US President Reagan's veto of Clean Water Act is overridden by Congress

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan
  • Feb 15 ABC-TV begins broadcasting "Amerika" mini-series
  • Feb 17 Michelle Renee Royer, 21, (Texas), crowned 36th Miss USA

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Feb 19 Anti-smoking ad airs for 1st time on TV, featuring Yul Brynner: he died of smoking-induced lung cancer on 10th October 1985