Events in Film & TV on November 1

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1611 Shakespeare's romantic comedy "Tempest" first presented

  • 1946 WABC becomes WCBS radio in NYC
  • 1946 WEAF radio changes call letters to WNBC (NYC)
  • 1953 KCEN TV channel 6 in Temple-Waco, TX (NBC/ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1953 KMGH TV channel 7 in Denver, CO (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1953 WHEC TV channel 10 in Rochester, NY (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1954 KUON TV channel 12 in Lincoln, NB (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1957 KVII TV channel 7 in Amarillo, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957 KXGN TV channel 5 in Glendive, MT (CBS/NBC/ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1957 WICZ TV channel 40 in Binghamton, NY (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1962 KYVE TV channel 47 in Yakima, WA (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1962 WNYC TV channel 31 in New York, NY (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1962 WZZM TV channel 13 in Grand Rapids, MI (ABC) begins broadcasting

Film release premierFilm Release

1967 "Cool Hand Luke", starring Paul Newman, George Kennedy, and Strother Martin, is released

Actor Strother Martin
Actor
Strother Martin
Actor & Entrepreneur Paul Newman
Actor & Entrepreneur
Paul Newman
  • 1970 KGTF TV channel 12 in Agana, GU (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1972 1st gay theme TV movie - "That Certain Summer"
  • 1985 Nostalgia Television begins on cable

Film release premierFilm Premier

1997 "Titanic" directed by James Cameron, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet premieres at the Tokyo International Film Festival (Academy Awards Best Picture 1998)

Actor Leonardo DiCaprio
Actor
Leonardo DiCaprio
Film Director James Cameron
Film Director
James Cameron
Actress Kate Winslet
Actress
Kate Winslet