Birthdays in Film & TV on April 3

  • 1886 Dooley Wilson [Arthur Wilson], American musician and actor (Beulah, Casablanca), born in Tyler, Texas (d. 1953)
  • 1893 Leslie Howard [Stainer], British actor (Gone With the Wind, Of Human Bondage), born in London, England (d. 1943)
  • 1902 Henri Garat, French actor (Valse royale, Congress Dances), born in Paris, France (d. 1959)
  • 1904 Sally Rand, American burlesque dancer, vedette and actress known for her ostrich feather fan and balloon bubble dances, born in Elkton, Missouri (d. 1979)
  • 1907 Iron Eyes Cody [Espera Oscar de Corti], Italian-American actor (Keep America Beautiful, Black Gold, Ernest Goes to Camp), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma (d. 1999)
  • 1921 Harry Landers [Sorokin], American actor (Star Trek, Ben Casey, Drive a Crooked Road), born in NYC, New York (d. 2017)
  • 1921 Robert Karvelas, American actor (Get Smart), born in NYC, New York (d. 1991)

Person of interestDoris Day

1922 Doris Day [Kappelhoff], American singer, animal welfare activist and actress known as the "girl next door" actress (Pillow Talk, The Man Who Knew Too Much), born in Cincinnati, Ohio

Singer and Actress Doris Day
Singer and Actress
Doris Day
  • 1923 Jan Sterling [Jane Adriance], American actress (Ace in the Hole, The High and the Mighty), born in NYC, New York (d. 2004)

Person of interestMarlon Brando

1924 Marlon Brando, American actor (The Godfather, A Street Cart Named Desire and On the Waterfront), born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 2004)

  • 1924 Murray Dickie, opera singer/director
  • 1926 Andrew Keir, Scottish character actor (Rob Roy, Absolution, Blood Hunt, Catholics), born in Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland (d. 1997)
  • 1928 Kevin Hagen, American actor (d. 2005)
  • 1928 Jennifer Paterson, English chef and TV personality (d. 1999)
  • 1929 Lee Leonard, American television personality
  • 1937 William Gaunt, Leeds England, actor (Champions)
  • 1939 Fran├žois de Roubaix, French film score composer (d. 1975)
  • 1941 Eric Braeden, Aust, actor (Victor Newman-Young & Restless, Colossus)
  • 1942 Marsha Mason, actress (Blume in Love, Cinderella Liberty), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1942 Marek Perepeczko, Polish actor (d. 2005)
  • 1943 Jonathan Lynn, Bath England, writer/actor (Greedy, Bar Mitzvah Boy)
  • 1945 Catherine Spaak, French actress (Libertine, Hotel, Circle of Love)
  • 1949 Lyle Alzado, NFLer (LA Raiders)/actor (Oceans of Fire, Hangfire)
  • 1950 Curtis Stone, N singer (Highway 101-Cry Cry Cry), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1950 Sally Thomsett, English actress (Straw Dogs, Man About the House), born in Sussex
  • 1951 Gwen Welles, US actress (Desert Hearts, Nashville)
  • 1956 Miguel Bose, Panamanian-born Spanish singer and actor (El Avaro, Queen Margot), born in Panama City

Person of interestAlec Baldwin

1958 Alec Baldwin, actor (Joshua-Knots Landing, Beetlejuice), born in Amityville, New York

  • 1958 Jaya Prada, Indian Actress
  • 1959 David Hyde Pierce, NY, actor (Niles Crane-Fraiser)

Person of interestEddie Murphy

1961 Eddie Murphy, American actor (SNL, 48 Hours, Beverly Hills Cop, Raw), born in Brooklyn, New York

  • 1962 Jennifer Rubin, American actress
  • 1966 Shelley Michelle, actress (Golden Eye), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1966 Mina Tominaga, Japanese seiyu (voice actress)
  • 1968 Charlotte Coleman, British actress (Four Weddings and a Funeral), born in London (d. 2001)
  • 1972 Jennie Garth, American actress (Kelly Taylor-Beverly Hills 90210), born in Champaign, Illinois
  • 1973 Jamie Bamber, English actor
  • 1973 Matthew Ferguson, Canadian actor
  • 1973 Adam Scott, American actor (Parks and Recreation), born in Santa Cruz, California
  • 1975 Aries Spears, American comedian
  • 1976 Will Mellor, English actor
  • 1978 Matthew Goode, English actor
  • 1982 Cobie Smulders, Canadian actress
  • 1986 Amanda Bynes, American actress