Events in Film & TV on October 6

  • 1927 "The Jazz Singer", directed by Alan Crosland, starring Al Jolson and May McAvoy, released, 1st film with a soundtrack (Honorary Academy Award 1928)
  • 1948 KHJ TV channel 9 in Los Angeles, CA (IND) begins broadcasting
  • 1953 WTVM TV channel 9 in Columbus, GA (ABC) begins broadcasting

Film release premierFilm Premier

1960 "Spartacus", directed by Stanley Kubrick and starring Kirk Douglas and Laurence Olivier, premieres in NYC

Appears on tv showTV Show Appearance

1963 Barbra Streisand appears on "Judy Garland Show"

Singer-songwriter & Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-songwriter & Actress
Barbra Streisand
Actress Judy Garland
Actress
Judy Garland
  • 1969 WMPB TV channel 67 in Baltimore, MD (PBS) begins broadcasting