Events in Film & TV on March 28

  • 1953 KCAU TV channel 9 in Sioux City, IA (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1954 WKAQ TV channel 2 in San Juan, PR (TM) begins broadcasting
  • 1969 Greek poet and Nobel Prize laureate Giorgos Seferis makes a famous statement on the BBC World Service opposing the junta in Greece

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

1977 49th Academy Awards: "Rocky", Peter Finch & Faye Dunaway win

  • 1979 Lazarus & Vosburgh's "Day in Hollywood & night in Ukraine" premieres
  • 1992 6th American Comedy Award: Cathy Ladman, Judy Watkins, Billy Crystal
  • 1993 13th Golden Raspberry Awards: "Shining Through" wins

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1995 Julia Roberts & Lyle Lovette split-up

Actress Julia Roberts
Julia Roberts
  • 1997 "City" soap opera's final episode on ABC-TV