Events in Film & TV on March 3

  • 1958 KTVU TV channel 2 in Oakland-San Francisco, CA (IND) 1st broadcast
  • 1966 WRFT (now WVFT) TV channel 27 in Roanoke, VA (IND) begins broadcasting

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

1975 1st People's Choice Awards: John Wayne & Barbra Streisand win (Motion Pictures) and Alan Alda, Telly Savalas & Mary Tyler Moore win (TV)

Singer-songwriter & Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-songwriter & Actress
Barbra Streisand
Actor John Wayne
Actor
John Wayne
Actress Mary Tyler Moore
Actress
Mary Tyler Moore

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1985 "Moonlighting" with Cybill Shepard & Bruce Willis premieres on ABC TV in the US

  • 1990 Carole Gist (20) is the 1st African American to be crowned Miss USA in Wichita, Kansas
  • 2002 33rd NAACP Image Awards: "Ali" wins Outstanding Motion Picture
  • 2006 37th NAACP Image Awards: "Crash" wins Outstanding Motion Picture

Film release premierFilm Release

2010 "Alice in Wonderland", inspired by Lewis Carroll directed by Tim Burton and starring Johnny Depp and Mia Wasikowska is released

Actor Johnny Depp
Actor
Johnny Depp
Author and Mathematician Lewis Carroll
Author and Mathematician
Lewis Carroll
Film Director Tim Burton
Film Director
Tim Burton