Events in Film & TV on October 14

  • 1953 WTEN TV channel 10 in Albany, NY (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • 1959 WMUB (now WPTO) TV channel 14 in Oxford, OH (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • 1963 WGHP TV channel 8 in Greensboro-High Point, NC (ABC) begins
  • 1978 1st TV movie from a TV series-"Rescue from Gilligan's Island"

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1979 NBC premiere of U.S. TV adaptation of Helen Keller's life story "The Miracle Worker"

Author Helen Keller
Author
Helen Keller

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1980 Presidential nominee Ronald Reagan promises to name a woman to the US Supreme Court

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan

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2007 "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" featuring Kim, Khloé, and Kourtney Kardashian premieres on the E! cable network in the US

TV Personality & Model Kim Kardashian
TV Personality & Model
Kim Kardashian
TV Personality Khloé Kardashian
TV Personality
Khloé Kardashian

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2017 Producer Harvey Weinstein is expelled by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences after historical revelations of sexual harassment and rape

Film Producer Harvey Weinstein
Film Producer
Harvey Weinstein