On This Day

Events in Film & TV on June 3

  • 1953 KVOS TV channel 12 in Bellingham/Vancouver, WA (CBS) begins
  • 1955 KLFY TV channel 10 in Lafayette, LA (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1956 KGUN TV channel 9 in Tucson, AZ (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1962 WBKO TV channel 13 in Bowling Green, KY (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1969 Last episode of Star Trek airs on NBC (Turnabout Intruder)
  • 1970 Ray Davies of The Kinks travels round trip NY-London to change 1 word in "Lola," (Coca-Cola to Cherry Cola) because of BBC commercial reference ban
  • 1980 ESPN begins televising college world series games

Appears on tv showTelevision Debut

1985 "Larry King Live" debuts on CNN, airing each weeknight through December, 2010

TV and Radio Host Larry King
TV and Radio Host
Larry King
  • 1987 "Pee-wee's Big Adventure" film released in France

Film release premierFilm Premier

1988 "Big" film directed by Penny Marshall, starring Tom Hanks premieres in US

Actor Tom Hanks
Tom Hanks
Actor and Director Penny Marshall
Actor and Director
Penny Marshall
  • 1995 1st Blockbuster Entertainment Awards held at Pantages Theatre, Hollywood

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2001 55th Tony Awards: "The Producers" and "Proof" win

Appears on tv showTelevision Premiere

2001 TV drama "Six Feet Under" created by Alan Ball, starring Peter Krause, Michael C. Hall and Frances Conroy premieres on HBO

Television Writer and Director Jill Soloway
Television Writer and Director
Jill Soloway

Music releaseMusic Single

2014 Dove Cameron releases a single, “Count Me In"

Actress Dove Cameron
Dove Cameron