Events in Film & TV on February 24

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

1955 12th Golden Globes: "On The Waterfront", Marlon Brando, & Judy Garland win

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

1969 26th Golden Globes: "The Lion in Winter", Peter O'Toole, & Joanne Woodward win

Film release premierFilm Premier

1969 "The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie" film based on novel by Muriel Spark directed by Ronald Neame, starring Maggie Smith (Academy Award Best Actress) premieres in London

Actress Maggie Smith
Actress
Maggie Smith
Author Muriel Spark
Author
Muriel Spark
  • 1970 KVDO TV channel 3 in Salem, OR (IND) begins broadcasting

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1985 Yul Brynner reprised his role in "The King & I"

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1989 Margaret Ray found in David Letterman's home, claims to be his wife

Comedian and Television Host David Letterman
Comedian and Television Host
David Letterman

Music awardsMusic Awards

1999 41st Grammy Awards: My Heart Will Go On (Love Theme From Titanic), Lauryn Hill wins

Singer-Songwriter Lauryn Hill
Singer-Songwriter
Lauryn Hill

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

2002 55th British Film and Television Awards (BAFTAS): "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring" Best Film, Peter Jackson Best Director

Film Director Peter Jackson
Film Director
Peter Jackson
  • 2007 27th Golden Raspberry Awards: "Basic Instinct 2" wins

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

2008 80th Academy Awards: "No Country for Old Men", Daniel Day-Lewis & Marion Cotillard win

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

2013 85th Academy Awards: "Argo", Daniel Day-Lewis & Jennifer Lawrence win