Events in Film & TV on July 6

Film Premiere

1933 "Nertsery Rhymes" short film starring Ted Healy and His Stooges premieres, one of the first film appearance of The Three Stooges

Film Release

1945 Abbott and Costello's film "The Naughty Nineties" released; features longest version of their "Who's on First?" routine

  • 1954 KMOS TV channel 6 in Sedalia-Warrensburg, MO (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1959 WENH TV channel 11 in Durham, NH (PBS) begins broadcasting

Music History

1969 "Ned Kelly" starring Mick Jagger begins filming in and around Braidwood, New South Wales, Australia

Film Release

1994 "Forrest Gump", directed by Robert Zemeckis and starring Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, and Gary Sinise, is released (Academy Awards Best Picture 1995)

  • 2018 Iranian instagram star Maedeh Hojabri confesses on state TV for posting videos of her dancing