Birthdays in Film & TV on April 30

  • 1897 Humberto Mauro, Brazillina director and screenwriter (d. 1983)
  • 1899 Lucie Mannheim, German actress (East Meets West, 39 Steps), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1976)
  • 1908 Eve Arden [Eunice Mary Quedens], American actress (Our Miss Brooks), born in Mill Valley, California, (d. 1990)
  • 1923 Al Lewis [Alexander Meister ], American actor (Grandpa in "The Munsters"), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2006)
  • 1925 Corinne Calvet, actress (Phantom of Hollywood), born in Paris, France
  • 1926 Cloris Leachman, actress (Last Picture Show, Phyllis), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • 1926 Corinne Calvet, French actress (Apache Uprising)
  • 1929 Peter Carsten, Weissenberg Bavaria, actor (Mr Super Invisible)
  • 1936 Zohra Lampert, actress (Doctors' Hospital, Girl With Something Extra)
  • 1938 Gary Collins, actor (6th Sense, Home Show), born in Venice, California (d. 2012)
  • 1938 Juraj Jakubisko, Slovak film director
  • 1940 Burt Young, American actor (Convoy, Rocky), born in NYC, New York
  • 1944 Jill Clayburgh, American actress (Unmarried Woman, Semi-Tough), born in NYC, New York (d. 2010)
  • 1947 Leslie Grantham, English actor
  • 1948 Perry King, Alliance OH, actor (Andy Warhol's "Bad")
  • 1952 Jacques Audiard, French film director
  • 1954 Jane Campion, New Zealand film director (The Piano), born in Wellington, New Zealand
  • 1956 Lars von Trier, Danish film director (Dancer in the Dark), born in Kongens Lyngby
  • 1958 Charles Berling, French actor, director and screenwriter
  • 1959 Kamaran Abdalla, Iraq/Engl/Neth actor (Goede Tijden Selechte Tijden)

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1959 Paul Gross, Canadian actor (Constable Benton Fraser - Due South), director, and writer (Passchendaele), born in Calgary, Alberta

Actor and Director Paul Gross
Actor and Director
Paul Gross
  • 1965 Adrian Pasdar, Pittsfield Mass, actor (C Oliver Resor-Feds, Top Gun)
  • 1967 Steven Mackintosh, British actor
  • 1968 Babette Van Veen, Neth, actress (Linda-GTST, Blueberry Hill)
  • 1970 Debbie D, actress (Attack of Vampire Mermaid), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1975 Beverley Peele, model [or Apr 7]
  • 1975 Johnny Galecki, American actor (Roseanne, The Big Bang Theory), born in Bree Belgium
  • 1975 Mike Chat, American actor
  • 1977 Pell James, American actress
  • 1981 Emma Pierson, British actress
  • 1981 Kunal Nayyar, British-Indian actor and writer (Dr. Raj Koothrappali - The Big Bang Theory), born in London

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1982 Kirsten Dunst, American actress (Interview with the Vampire, Spider-Man), born in Point Pleasant, New Jersey

Actress Kirsten Dunst
Actress
Kirsten Dunst
  • 1982 Cleo Higgins, British singer and actress
  • 1982 Andrew Seeley, Canadian actor and singer
  • 1984 Shawn Daivari, Persian-American professional wrestler and manager
  • 1985 Gal Gadot, Israeli actress (Wonder Woman), born in Rosh HaAyin, Israel
  • 1986 Dianna Agron, Savannah, Georgia, American Actress (Quinn Fabray-Glee)