Birthdays in Film & TV on September 28

  • 1861 Pedro De Cordoba, American actor (Club Havana, Swamp Fire, Saboteur), born in NYC, New York (d. 1950)
  • 1872 Lena Ashwell, British actress and theatrical manager who was the 1st to organize large-scale entertainment for WWI troops at the front, born on the ship Wellesley (d. 1957)
  • 1877 Stanner E V Taylor, director/writer (Lucky Jim, Ramona), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1879 Benjamin Christensen, Danish actor (Barnet, Mockery) and film director (Häxan), born in Viborg Denmark (d. 1959)
  • 1889 Octavus L "Octave" van Aerschot, Dutch violinist/actor (Hippie)
  • 1891 Myrtle Gonzalez, American actress (Missy, Her Great Part), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1918)
  • 1892 Elmer Rice, American playwright/director/novelist (Pulitzer-Street Scene), born in NYC, New York
  • 1892 Ruth Stonehouse, American silent film actress and director (Dorothy Dares), born in Denver, Colorado (d. 1941)
  • 1901 Lily Bouwmeester, Dutch actress and comedienne (Pygmalion), born in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1993)
  • 1901 William Samuel Paley, American president and CEO of CBS (1928-90), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1990)
  • 1907 Ida Turay, Hungarian actress (Deryne, Ida Regenye), born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1997)
  • 1909 Wiesje Bouwmeester, Dutch actress (Doodzonde), born in Watergraafsmeer, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1979)

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1916 Peter Finch, actor (Network, Windom's Way, Raid on Entebbe), born in London, England

  • 1922 Joe Silver, actor (Mr I Magination, Fay), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1923 William Windom, American actor (Farmer's Daughter, Murder She Wrote), born in NYC, New York (d. 2012)
  • 1924 Marcello Mastroianni, Italian actor (d. 1996)
  • 1925 Arnold Stang, Mass, comedian/actor (Broadside, Milton Berle, Top Cat)
  • 1925 Frank Latimore, [Kline], Darien Ct, actor (Patton, Breakin Up)
  • 1926 Jerry Clower, Amite County Miss, country comedian (Nashville on Road)
  • 1929 Marilyn Clark, actress (House of Party Beach), born in Spokane, Washington
  • 1930 Ugo Gregoretti, actor (Rogopag, Common Sense of Modesty), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1934 Brigitte Bardot, French actress, model, animal activist and sex kitten (And God Created Women), born in Paris, France
  • 1934 Janet Munro, British actress (d. 1972)
  • 1935 Heather Sears, actress (Room at the Top), born in London, England
  • 1936 Robert Hogan, American actor (Peyton Place, Operation Petticoat), born in NYC, New York
  • 1936 Robert Wolders, Rotterdam Holland, actor (Erik Hunter-Laredo)
  • 1936 Nabil Maleh, Syrian film director and writer, born in Damascus, Syria (d. 2016)
  • 1937 Rod Roddy, American television announcer (d. 2003)
  • 1939 Rudolph Walker, Trinidadian-born British actor
  • 1942 Marshall Bell, American actor
  • 1942 Pierre Clémenti, French actor (d. 1999)
  • 1943 J T Walsh, actor (Col Frank Bach-Dark Skies)
  • 1943 Joel Higgins, Bloomington Ill, actor (Salvage 1, Silver Spoons)
  • 1943 Susanne Jagd, Danish actress (Between the Sheets, Tinderbox)
  • 1944 Matthew Cowles, American soap actor (Eban Japes-Loving, Billy-All My Children), born in New York, (d 2014)
  • 1945 Conny Van Dyke, Nassawadox Va, actress (Framed, Hell's Angels '69)
  • 1946 Fiona Lewis, Westcliff England, actress (Stunts, Lisztomania)
  • 1946 Herbert Jefferson Jr, actor (Battlestar Galactica), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1946 Peter Egan, actor (Bean, Chariots of Fire)
  • 1946 Jeffrey Jones, American actor (Beetlejuice, Ferris Bueller's Day Off), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1947 Harold Dow, news correspondent (CBS, 48 Hours), born in Hackensack, New York
  • 1950 John Sayles, actor (Brother from Another Planet), born in Schenectady, New York
  • 1951 Christian Marlowe, actor (Bram-Highcliffe Manor), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1951 Silvia Dionisio, actress (Riavanti Marsh!, Amici Miei), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1952 Sylvia Kristel, Neth, actress (Emmanuelle, Priv School for Girls), (d. 2012)
  • 1957 Marc Duret, actor (Dobermann, Hatred, Big Blue)
  • 1959 Steve Hytner, American actor
  • 1961 Michael-James Wixted, actor (Smith Family), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1962 Anne-Marie Fox, playmate (Feb, 1982), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962 Thomas Mork, Danish actor (Krystalbarnet, Bryggeren)
  • 1963 Steve Blackman, American professional wrestler

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1964 Janeane Garofalo, American comedienne (SNL, Truth about Cats & Dogs), born in Newton, New Jersey

Stand-Up Comedian Janeane Garofalo
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  • 1964 Susan Walters, Georgia, actress (Lorna-Loving, Mary Beth-Dear John)
  • 1966 Puri Jagannadh, Indian film director
  • 1967 Mira Sorvino, American actress (Quiz Show, Norma Jean & Marilyn), born in Tenafly, New Jersey
  • 1968 Vanessa Vadim, daughter of Jane Fonda/actress (Last Party), born in Paris, France
  • 1968 Naomi Watts, British actress (King Kong, 21 Grams), born in Shoreham, Kent
  • 1972 Dena Querubin, Waterford NJ, Miss America-NJ (1996)
  • 1974 John Light, English actor
  • 1975 Karan Ashley Jackson, Odessa Tx, actress (Aisha-Mighty Power Rangers)
  • 1978 Marzena Godecki, actress (Ocean Girl)
  • 1978 Nestaea Sealy, Miss Bahamas Universe (1997)
  • 1979 Anndi Lynn McAfee, actress (Ice Cream Man, Conagher)
  • 1981 Gül Gölge, Turkish model and actress
  • 1982 Ranbir Kapoor, Indian Actor

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1987 Hilary Duff, actress and singer (Lizzie McGuire), born in Houston, Texas

Actress/Singer Hilary Duff
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  • 1992 Skye McCole Bartusiak, American actress, born in Houston, Texas, (d. 2014)