Birthdays in Film & TV on April 7

  • 1897 Walter Winchell, Harlem newscaster/columnist (Untouchables), born in NYC, New York
  • 1903 Willi Forst, Austrian actor and director (Bel Amis, Operette, Vienna Blood), born in Vienna, Austria-Hungary (d. 1980)
  • 1915 Stanley Adams, American actor (Star Trek, Breakfast at Tiffany's), born in NYC, New York (d. 1977)
  • 1916 Anthony Caruso, American actor (d. 2003)
  • 1917 R G Armstrong [Robert Golden], American actor (Predator, Dick Tracey, T.H.E. Cat), born in Birmingham, Alabama (d. 2012)
  • 1918 Ronald Howard, British actor (Naked Edge, Come September, Murder She Said), born in Norwood, England (d. 1996)
  • 1928 James Garner, American actor (Rockford Files, Bret Maverick), born in Norman Oklahoma (d. 2014)
  • 1930 Andrew Sachs, German-born British actor (Manuel in Fawlty Towers), born in Berlin (d. 2016)
  • 1933 Wayne Rogers, US actor (M*A*S*H, House Calls), born in Birmingham Alabama (d. 2015)
  • 1934 Ian Richards, actor (Montgomery-Ike), born in Edinburgh, Scotland
  • 1934 Ian Richardson, Scottish actor (d. 2007)
  • 1938 Yvonne Lime, actress (Father Knows Best, Dobie Gillis), born in Glendale, California
  • 1939 David Frost, Tenterdon England, TV host (That Was the Week That Was), (d. 2013)

Person of interestFrancis Ford Coppola

1939 Francis Ford Coppola, American director (The Godfather, Apocalypse Now), born in Detroit, Michigan

  • 1941 Cornelia Frances [Zulver], British-Australian actress (Home and Away), born in Liverpool, England (d. 2018)
  • 1941 Gorden Kaye, British actor (Allo Allo), born in Huddersfield, England (d. 2017)

  • 1942 Edda Barends, actress (Arthur & Eva)
  • 1942 Jeetendra, Indian actor
  • 1943 Roberta Shore, Monterrey Park, California, actress/singer (Virginian)

Person of interestJackie Chan

1954 Jackie Chan, Hong Kong martial arts actor (Rumble in the Bronx), born in Hong Kong

  • 1957 Kim Kap-su, South Korean actor
  • 1958 Alexandra Neil, actress (Rose-Guiding Light), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1962 Hugh Edward Ralph O'Connor, actor (In the Heat of the Night)

Person of interestRussell Crowe

1964 Russell Crowe, Australian-New Zealand actor (A Beautiful Mind, Gladiator), born in Wellington, New Zealand

  • 1966 Teri Ann Linn, actress (Kristen-Bold & Beautiful), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1968 Bill Bellamy, actor (Fled, How to be a Player, Joey Breaker)
  • 1971 Cara Kendra Bernosky, Miss USA-Pennsylvania (1997)
  • 1971 Guillaume Depardieu, French actor
  • 1973 Ève Salvail, Canadian model
  • 1976 Kevin Alejandro, American actor
  • 1977 Silvana Arias, Peruvian actress
  • 1982 Sonjay Dutt, Indian American professional wrestler
  • 1987 Alexa Demara, American model and actress