On This Day

Events in Film & TV on October 14

Music releaseMusic Premiere

1930 George Gershwin and Ira Gershin's musical "Girl Crazy" starring Ginger Rogers and Ethel Merman premieres in NYC

Actress and Dancer Ginger Rogers
Actress and Dancer
Ginger Rogers
Composer and Pianist George Gershwin
Composer and Pianist
George Gershwin
  • 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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1977 Linda Ronstadt sings national anthem prior to World Series Game 3 at Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles

Singer and Actress Linda Ronstadt
Singer and Actress
Linda Ronstadt
  • 1978 1st TV movie from a TV series-"Rescue from Gilligan's Island"

Appears on tv showTelevision Premiere

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

Author Helen Keller
Author
Helen Keller

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

TV Personality and Model Kim Kardashian
TV Personality and Model
Kim Kardashian
TV Personality Khloé Kardashian
TV Personality
Khloé Kardashian

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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