Events in Film & TV on June 14

  • 1942 Walt Disney's animated movie "Bambi", based on the book by Felix Salten, is released
  • 1949 WROC TV channel 8 in Rochester, NY (NBC) begins broadcasting

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1967 "Steve Allen Show" premieres on CBS-TV

TV Personality, Comedian and Composer Steve Allen
TV Personality, Comedian and Composer
Steve Allen

Appears on tv showTV Show Appearance

1969 John Lennon and Yoko Ono appear on David Frost's British TV Show

Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono
Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon

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1980 Theme From NY, NY by Frank Sinatra hits #32

Singer and Actor Frank Sinatra
Singer and Actor
Frank Sinatra
  • 1981 No Nukes concert at Hollywood Bowl
  • 1985 "Michael Nesmith In Television Parts" premieres on NBC-TV

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1989 Ronald Reagan is knighted by Queen Elizabeth II (honorary knighthood)

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan
  • 1989 Singer-songwriter Carol King gets a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame
  • 1990 Date of the events in the movie Mr Destiny

Film release premierFilm Release

1991 "Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves" opens directed by Kevin Reynolds and starring Kevin Costner and Morgan Freeman

  • 1996 "Cable Guy" starring Jim Carrey is released
  • 1998 "Comic Relief" benefit comedy show
  • 2015 "Jurassic World", 1st film to make $500 million worldwide in its opening weekend