On This Day

Events in Film & TV on July 25

  • 1922 AT&T begins broadcasting on WBAY (NYC-later WEAF, WNBC, WRCA & WFAN)

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1946 At Club 500 in Atlantic City, New Jersey, Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis stage their first show as a comedy team

Comedian Jerry Lewis
Comedian
Jerry Lewis
Actor, Comedian and Singer Dean Martin
Actor, Comedian and Singer
Dean Martin

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1966 The Supremes release "You Can't Hurry Love"

Singer and Actress Diana Ross
Singer and Actress
Diana Ross
  • 1987 Sherri Martel beats Fabulous Moolah for WWF Woman's Championship Belt
  • 1988 Mindy Duncan, 16, of Oregon, crowned 6th Miss Teen USA
  • 1989 Brandi Sherwood of Idaho crowned 7th Miss Teen USA

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1990 Roseanne Barr sings the National Anthem at Cincinnati Reds-San Diego Padres game

Comedienne and Actress Roseanne Barr
Comedienne and Actress
Roseanne Barr

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1997 Autumn Jackson, found guilty of trying to extort $40M from Bill Cosby

Actor/Comedian Bill Cosby
Actor/Comedian
Bill Cosby

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2018 Georgian representative James Spencer resigns after being fooled into saying racial slurs on Sacha Baron Cohen's "Who is America" programe

Comedian/Actor Sacha Baron Cohen
Comedian/Actor
Sacha Baron Cohen