On This Day

Events in Film & TV on January 23

  • 1951 3rd Emmy Awards: Alan Young Show, Alan Young and Gertrude Berg win
  • 1955 KORK (now KVBC) TV channel 3 in Las Vegas, Nevada (NBC) 1st broadcast
  • 1961 Supreme Court rules cities & states have right to censor films
  • 1962 "Jules et Jim", based on the novel by Henri-Pierre Roché, directed by François Truffau and starring Jeanne Moreau is released
  • 1965 "King Family Show" (musical variety) premieres on ABC TV
  • 1975 "Barney Miller" premieres on ABC TV
  • 1977 Mini-series "Roots" premieres on ABC

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1983 "A-Team" with Mr T premieres on NBC

Actor Mr. T
Mr. T

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1984 Hulk Hogan defeats Iron Sheik to become WWF champ

Professional Wrestler Hulk Hogan
Professional Wrestler
Hulk Hogan
  • 1985 Britains House of Lords debate 1st televised
  • 1986 "Jerome Kern Goes to Hollywood" opens at Ritz Theater NYC for 13 performances

Film tv awardsGolden Globes

1988 45th Golden Globes: The Last Emperor, Michael Douglas, & Sally Kirkland win

  • 1988 Bob Benoit bowls 1st 300-pt game in a televised title match

Film tv awardsGolden Globes

1993 50th Golden Globes: "Scent of a Woman", Al Pacino, & Emma Thompson win

Actor Al Pacino
Al Pacino
Actress Emma Thompson
Emma Thompson

Film tv awardsGolden Globes

2000 57th Golden Globes: American Beauty, Denzel Washington, & Hilary Swank win

Appears on tv showTelevision Debut

2005 "Numbers", starring Rob Morrow and David Krumholtz, debuts on CBS