Events in Film & TV on July 10

  • 1949 WJAR TV channel 10 in Providence, RI (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1950 "Your Hit Parade" premieres on NBC (later CBS) TV
  • 1975 Gladys Knight and Pips Summer Series premieres on NBC-TV
  • 1978 World News Tonight premieres on ABC.
  • 1981 Walt Disney's "Fox & The Hound" released

Film release premierFilm Premier

1981 "Escape from New York" directed by John Carpenter and starring Kurt Russell and Donald Pleasence, premieres in the US

Actor Kurt Russell
Kurt Russell
Horror film director John Carpenter
Horror film director
John Carpenter