(Wednesday, November 8, 1995, evening EST) — The American President, a romantic comedy-drama film about a widowed U.S. president and a lobbyist who fall in love, premiered tonight at the Ziegfeld Theater in New York City.
Directed by Rob Reiner, the film starred Michael Douglas, Annette Bening, Martin Sheen, Michael J. Fox and Richard Dreyfuss.
Video: 'Dorothy Kilgallen "Mysteries & Scandals" Produced by Danny Schwartz, Alison Martino & Michael Danahy'
(Monday, November 8, 1965, 12:45 p.m. EST) — Newspaper columnist Dorothy Kilgallen, 52, was found dead this afternoon on the third floor of her five-story Manhattan brownstone, less than 14 hours after appearing as a regular panelist on the CBS game show What’s My Line?
Kilgallen had succumbed to a fatal combination of alcohol and barbiturates, possibly concurrent with a heart attack.
(Friday, November 8, 1935, doors opened at 9:45 a.m. EST) — Mutiny on the Bounty, a drama film about the sadistic Captain Bligh who drove his men to revolt during a South Seas expedition, opened this morning at the Capitol in New York City.
Directed by Frank Lloyd, the film starred Charles Laughton, Clark Gable, Franchot Tone, Movita Castaneda and Mamo Clark.
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(Saturday, November 8, 1975) — Former Beatle Paul McCartney and his band Wings performed the fifth of nine shows tonight on the Australian leg of their Wings Over the World tour at Hordern Pavilion in Sydney.