On This Day

Events in Film & TV on October 25

  • 1953 KIEM TV channel 3 in Eureka, CA (NBC/CBS/ABC) begins broadcasting

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1964 Rolling Stones appear on Ed Sullivan for the 1st time

TV Host Ed Sullivan
TV Host
Ed Sullivan

Film release premierFilm Release

1978 "Halloween", directed by John Carpenter, starring Donald Pleasence and Jamie Lee Curtis in her film debut, is released

Actress Jamie Lee Curtis
Actress
Jamie Lee Curtis
Horror film director John Carpenter
Horror film director
John Carpenter

Music release#1 in the Charts

1980 Barbra Streisand's "Guilty" album goes #1 for 3 weeks & her single "Woman In Love," goes #1 for 3 weeks

Singer-Songwriter and Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-Songwriter and Actress
Barbra Streisand
  • 1988 ABC News reports on potbellied pygmy pigs' popularity as pets