Birthdays in Film & TV on April 2

  • 1711 Jan Punt, Dutch engraver, painter, illustrator and actor (Gideonschool), born in Amsterdam (d. 1779)
  • 1908 Buddy Ebsen, Belleville Il, actor (Beverly Hillbillies, Barnaby Jones)
  • 1911 Charles "Honi" Coles, American actor and tap dancer (Tito Suarez-Dirty Dancing), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1992)

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1914 Alec Guinness, British actor (Bridge on River Kwai), born in London, England (d. 2000)

  • 1917 Dabbs Greer, actor (Gunsmoke, Little House on Prairie), born in Fairview, Missouri
  • 1920 Jack Webb, actor (Joe Friday-Dragnet), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1923 Gloria Henry, American actress (Dennis the Menace), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1928 Rita Gam, actress (Distortions, Hannibal), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 2016)
  • 1934 Brian Glover, British actor and wrestler (Alien 3, Kes), born in Sheffield, England (d. 1997)
  • 1935 Sharon Acker, actress (Della Street-Perry Mason 1973), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1940 Penelope Keith, British actress (Norman Conquests, Priest of Love)
  • 1942 Roshan Seth, Indian actor
  • 1945 Linda Hunt, actress (Bostonians, Eleni, Silverado), born in Morristown, New Jersey
  • 1949 Pamela Reed, actress (Grand, Kindergarten Cop, Home Court), born in Tacoma, Washington
  • 1952 Thierry Le Luron, French humorist (d. 1986)
  • 1953 Debralee Scott, Elizabeth NJ, actress (Cathy-Mary Hartman, Angie)
  • 1954 Ron Palillo, Ct, actor (Arnold Horshack-Welcome Back Kotter), (d. 2012)
  • 1959 Yves Lavandier, French film director
  • 1961 Christopher Meloni, American actor
  • 1962 Clark Gregg, American actor
  • 1963 Karl Beattie, English television director and producer
  • 1967 Helen Chamberlain, British television presenter
  • 1969 Yj Nagata, [Yuji], wrestler (NJPW)

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1969 Ajay Devgan, Indian actor and bollywood star (Phool Aur Kaante, Zakhm), born in New Delhi, Delhi, India

Actor & Bollywood Star Ajay Devgan
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Ajay Devgan
  • 1973 Roselyn Sanchez, Puerto Rican actress, born in San Juan
  • 1975 Adam Rodriguez, American actor
  • 1977 Jelena Abbou, Serbian fitness model
  • 1977 Michael Fassbender, Irish-German actor (Shame, X-Men), born in Heidelberg, Baden-W├╝rttemberg
  • 1977 Aiden Turner, British actor
  • 1981 Bethany Joy Lenz-Galeotti, American actress
  • 1982 Jack Evans, American professional wrestler
  • 1982 Leyla Milani, Canadian actress and model
  • 1984 Meryl Cassie, New Zealand actress