Events in Film & TV on November 14

CommunicationHistoric Communication

1922 BBC begins daily radio broadcasts from the 2LO transmitter at Marconi House

Inventor and Nobel Laureate Guglielmo Marconi
Inventor and Nobel Laureate
Guglielmo Marconi
  • 1953 WCIA TV channel 3 in Champaign, IL (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1965 KCST TV channel 39 in San Diego, CA (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • 1968 U.S. premiere of film version of Morris L. West's best seller "The Shoes of the Fisherman"

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1976 "Network", directed by Sidney Lumet, starring Faye Dunaway, Peter Finch and William Holden, premieres in Los Angeles and New York City (Finch - Academy Awards Best Actor 1977)

  • 1980 Kimberley Santos, 19 of Guam, crowned 30th Miss World
  • 1985 Holmfriour Karlsdottir of Iceland, 22, crowned 35th Miss World

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1991 Michael Jackson's "Black or White" video premieres on FOX TV

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson
  • 1992 Actress Peg Phillips (Northern Exposure), falls & breaks 3 fingers

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2001 "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" the 1st film adaptation of the books by J. K. Rowling, is released starring Daniel Radcliffe

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2002 Film "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets" is released, based on the second book by J. K. Rowling

Actor and Comedian Robbie Coltrane
Actor and Comedian
Robbie Coltrane
Novelist J. K. Rowling
Novelist
J. K. Rowling
Actor Rupert Grint
Actor
Rupert Grint
  • 2006 "Casino Royale", 21st James Bond film premieres in London, starring Daniel Craig for the 1st time and Eva Green, premieres in London

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2012 "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2", based on the book by Stephenie Meyer, directed by Bill Condon, starring Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson, is released

  • 2015 Second Democratic presidential candidates debate, broadcast by CBS, held in Des Moines, Iowa

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2016 "Moana" animated Disney film directed by Ron Clements and John Musker with voices by Auli'i Cravalho and Harry Potter premieres in Los Angeles

Actor & Professional Wrestler The Rock
Actor & Professional Wrestler
The Rock