Events in Film & TV on June 25

  • 1949 Long-Haired Hare is released in Theaters starring Bugs Bunny.
  • 1951 1st color TV broadcast-CBS' Arthur Godfrey from NYC to 4 cities
  • 1955 "Imogene Coca Show" last airs on NBC-TV
  • 1956 WKNO TV channel 10 in Memphis, Tennessee (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1957 "Jonathan Winters Show" last airs on NBC-TV
  • 1967 KPBS TV channel 15 in San Diego, CA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1967 First global satellite television programme - Our World

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1982 "Blade Runner", directed by Ridley Scott, starring Harrison Ford and Rutger Hauer, is released

  • 1988 Roger Rabbit Cartoon Character debuts in "Who Framed Roger Rabbit?"
  • 1989 "Day By Day" last airs on NBC-TV
  • 1990 "Dave Thomas Comedy Show" last airs on CBS-TV
  • 1990 NBC decides to air episodes of "Quantum Leap" for 5 straight days

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1996 "Independence Day" directed by Roland Emmerich and starring Will Smith, Bill Pullman and Jeff Goldblum premieres in Westwood, California