Events in Film & TV on November 23

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1923 Cecil B. DeMille's first version of "The Ten Commandments" premieres in the USA

Filmmaker and Director Cecil B. DeMille
Filmmaker and Director
Cecil B. DeMille
  • 1953 KVFD (now KTIN) TV channel 21 in Ft Dodge, IA (NBC) 1st broadcast
  • 1953 WJBF TV channel 6 in Augusta, GA (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1960 Tinseltown dedicated its Walk of Fame at Hollywood Blvd & Vine St
  • 1970 KNCT TV channel 46 in Belton/Killeen, TX (PBS) begins broadcasting

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1981 President Reagan vetoes House Joint Resolution 357 which called for further appropriations for fiscal year 1982

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan
  • 1988 President Reagan announces that he is pocket-vetoing a bill designed to further restrict lobbying by former federal employees.
  • 1996 Irene Skliva, 18, of Greece, crowned 46th Miss World
  • 2013 "The Day of the Doctor" 50th anniversary episode of "Doctor Who" screens on BBC One, 1st episode to feature 12th Doctor Peter Capaldi