Events in Film & TV on July 9

  • 1967 WRET TV channel 36 in Charlotte, NC (NBC/CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1984 Yvonne Ryding of Sweden crowned 33rd Miss Universe
  • 1992 Kim Basinger gets 1,959th star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame

Film release premierFilm Premier

2001 "The Office" mockumentary created by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, starring Ricky Gervais and Martin Freeman premieres on BBC Two in the UK

Comedian Ricky Gervais
Comedian
Ricky Gervais
  • 2015 48th San Diego Comic-Con begins (till 12th) - includes preview of new Star Wars film by J.J. Abrams