Events in Film & TV on March 4

Film release premierFilm Release

1922 1st vampire film Nosferatu released in Germany, an adaptation of Bram Stoker's Dracula

Novelist Bram Stoker
Bram Stoker

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

1937 9th Academy Awards: "The Great Ziegfeld", Paul Muni & Luise Rainer wins

Actor Paul Muni
Paul Muni
Actress Luise Rainer
Luise Rainer

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

1943 15th Academy Awards: "Mrs. Miniver", James Cagney & Greer Garson win

  • 1947 WWJ (now WDIV) TV channel 4 in Detroit, MI (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1965 David Attenbrough became the new controller of BBC2

Music awardsMusic Awards

1968 3rd Academy of Country Music Awards: Glen Campbell and Lynn Anderson win

Actor and Country Singer Glen Campbell
Actor and Country Singer
Glen Campbell

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

1976 2nd People's Choice Awards: John Wayne & Katharine Hepburn win (Motion Picture) and Telly Savalas & Carol Burnett win (TV)

Music awardsMusic Awards

2000 14th Soul Train Music Awards: Prince, Whitney Houston, DMX & Mary J. Blige win

Singer-songwriter Mary J. Blige
Mary J. Blige
Singer and Actress Whitney Houston
Singer and Actress
Whitney Houston
  • 2001 IRA explode a bomb in front of the BBC Television Centre in London, injuring 11 people
  • 2006 26th Golden Raspberry Awards: Dirty Love wins

Music awardsMusic Awards

2006 20th Soul Train Music Awards: Jamie Foxx, Destiny's Child & John Legend win

Actor and Singer-Songwriter Jamie Foxx
Actor and Singer-Songwriter
Jamie Foxx
Singer-songwriter John Legend
John Legend
  • 2011 42nd NAACP Image Awards: "For Colored Girls" wins Outstanding Motion Picture
  • 2018 90th Academy Awards: Best Picture "The Shape of Water", Best Director Guillermo del Toro, Best Actor Gary Oldman, Best Actress France McDormand