Events in Film & TV on June 14

  • 1949 WROC TV channel 8 in Rochester, NY (NBC) begins broadcasting

Pro Wrestling

1957 Edouard Carpentier beats Lou Thesz to become NWA wrestling champion

Music History

1964 Drummer Ringo Starr re-unites with the Beatles in Melbourne, Australia, after recovering from tonsillitis

Television Premiere

1967 "The Steve Allen Comedy Hour" premieres on CBS-TV

Film Release

1967 British film "To Sir, with Love" directed by James Clavell and starring Sidney Poitier is 1st released in the US

TV Show Appearance

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

Music History

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

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

Music History

1989 "You've Got A Friend" singer-songwriter Carole King gets a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame

Film & TV History

1989 Zsa Zsa Gabor arrested for slapping Beverly Hills motorcycle patrolman

  • 1990 Date of the events in the movie Mr Destiny

Film Release

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

Film Release

1996 "Cable Guy" starring Jim Carrey is released

  • 1998 "Comic Relief" benefit comedy show

Film Release

2002 "The Bourne Identity" directed by Doug Liman and starring Matt Damon is released in the US

  • 2006 Ringo Starr's ninth All-Starr Band debuts in concert; members include: Billy Squier, Richard Marx, Edgar Winter, Rod Argent, Hamish Stuart, and Sheila E.
  • 2012 Ringo Starr's twelfth All-Starr Band debuts in concert; members include: Steve Lukather, Gregg Rolie, Todd Rundgren, Richard Page, Gregg Bissonette, and Mark Rivera, 2012-13 / Warren Ham, 2014-17
  • 2015 "Jurassic World", 1st film to make $500 million worldwide in its opening weekend