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Events in Film & TV on July 22

  • 1954 WTHI TV channel 10 in Terre Haute, IN (CBS) begins broadcasting

Film PremierThe Worst Movie Ever

1959 Ed Wood's cult classic "Plan 9 From Outer Space", called one of the worse films ever, premieres
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Poster for Ed Wood's cult film Plan 9 from Outer Space
Poster for Ed Wood's cult film Plan 9 from Outer Space
  • 1961 WBNB TV channel 10 in Charlotte Amaile, VI (CBS) begins broadcasting

MurderMurder of Interest

1994 Former NFL running back, broadcaster and actor O.J. Simpson pleads "Absolutely 100% Not Guilty" of murder

NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal O.J. Simpson
NFL Running Back and Convicted Criminal
O.J. Simpson
  • 2004 37th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 2010 43rd San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 2014 News broadcaster Al Jazeera claim that its office in Gaza is under attack by the Israeli Defence Force
  • 2016 Japan’s Funai Electric announce they will manufacture world's last videocassette this month
  • 2018 TV show "Supergirl" announces casting of first live-action transgender superhero, by transgender actor Nicole Maines as Nia Nal

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2019 Marvel superhero film "Avengers: Endgame" becomes the world's highest-grossing film overtaking "Avatar" earning $2.9 billion

Actor Chadwick Boseman
Actor
Chadwick Boseman
Actor, producer and screenwriter Vin Diesel
Actor, producer and screenwriter
Vin Diesel
Actor Chris Pratt
Actor
Chris Pratt