Events in Film & TV on February 27

  • February

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

1935 7th Academy Awards: "It Happened One Night", Clark Gable and Claudette Colbert win

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

1941 13th Academy Awards: "Rebecca", James Stewart & Ginger Rogers win

Actress and Dancer Ginger Rogers
Actress and Dancer
Ginger Rogers
Actor James Stewart
Actor
James Stewart
  • 1957 Premiere of only prime-time network TV show beginning with an "X": "Xavier Cugat Show" on NBC (until X-Files)

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1968 CBS news anchor Walter Cronkite delivers a scathing editorial on America's chances of winning the Vietnam War

Broadcast Journalist Walter Cronkite
Broadcast Journalist
Walter Cronkite
  • 1986 The United States Senate allows its debates to be televised on a trial basis

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1996 American film production company "Happy Madison Productions" is founded by Adam Sandler

  • 1998 14th Soap Opera Digest Awards - General Hospital wins

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

2005 77th Academy Awards: "Million Dollar Baby", Jamie Foxx & Hilary Swank win

Actress Hilary Swank
Actress
Hilary Swank
Actor and Singer-Songwriter Jamie Foxx
Actor and Singer-Songwriter
Jamie Foxx

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

2011 83rd Academy Awards: "The King's Speech", Colin Firth and Natalie Portman win

Film tv awardsAcademy Awards

2011 83rd Academy Awards: Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross win Best Original Score for 'The Social Network'

Musician Trent Reznor
Musician
Trent Reznor

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2018 Barbra Streisand reveals she has cloned her dog twice

Singer-Songwriter and Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-Songwriter and Actress
Barbra Streisand

Film release premierFilm Premier

2019 "Captain Marvel" film directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, starring Brie Larson and Samuel L. Jackson premieres

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2019 Actor Luke Perry (52) suffers a stroke in Los Angeles

Actor Luke Perry
Actor
Luke Perry