Events in Film & TV on March 16

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

1934 6th Academy Awards: "Cavalcade", Charles Laughton & Katharine Hepburn wins

  • 1949 KFMB TV channel 8 in San Diego, CA (CBS) begins broadcasting

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

1949 6th Golden Globes: Johnny Belinda, Laurence Olivier, & Jane Wyman win

Film tv awardsTelevision Awards

1957 9th Emmy Awards: Phil Silvers Show, Robert Young & Loretta Young win

Actress Loretta Young
Actress
Loretta Young

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

1961 18th Golden Globes: "Spartacus", Burt Lancaster, & Greer Garson win

  • 1964 KCOY TV channel 12 in Santa Maria, CA (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1970 WNIN TV channel 9 in Evansville, IN (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1971 KDCD TV channel 18 in Midland, TX (IND) suspends broadcasting

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1971 Muddy Waters wins his first Grammy Award

Blues Musician Muddy Waters
Blues Musician
Muddy Waters

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1979 CBS-TV airs "Wings Over the World" with Paul McCartney

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney

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2012 George Clooney and other several prominent participants, including Martin Luther King III, are arrested outside the Sundanese Embassy for civil disobedience