Birthdays in Film & TV on August 27

  • 1884 Harry Antrim, American actor (Miracle on 34th St, Devil's Doorway), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1967)
  • 1894 Charles Meredith, American actor (Court of Last Resort), born in Knoxville, Pennsylvania (d. 1964)
  • 1896 Faina Ranevskaya [Faina Georgievna Feldman], Russian actress, born in Taganrog, Don Voisko Oblast, Russian Empire (d. 1984)
  • 1899 Byron Foulger, American actor (River's Edge, Up in Smoke), born in Ogden, Utah (d. 1970)
  • 1901 Al Ritz [Joaquim], American actor (Ritz Brothers, Hi Ya Chum), born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 1965)
  • 1901 Roger Pryor, American actor (Lady by Choice, Belle of the Nineties, Identity Unknown), born in NYC, New York (d. 1974)
  • 1905 Frederick O'Neal, American actor, theatre producer and television director (Pinky, Car 54 Where Are You), born in Brooksville, Mississippi (d. 1992)
  • 1911 Kay Walsh, British actress (d. 2005)
  • 1916 Martha Raye, [Margaret Reed], Butte Mont, actress (Martha Raye Show)
  • 1921 Leo Penn, American film director (d. 1998)
  • 1925 Darry Cowl, French actor (d. 2006)
  • 1926 Pat Coombs, English actress (d. 2002)
  • 1937 Tommy Sands, singer/actor (Teenage Rock, Dream With Me), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1941 Harrison Page, American actor
  • 1943 [Susan] Tuesday Weld, American actress (Dobie Gillis, Wild in Country), born in NYC, New York
  • 1944 G W Bailey, Port Arthur, Texas, American actor (Police Academy, The Closer)

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1947 Barbara Bach [Goldbach], American actress (The Spy Who Loved Me, Force 10 from Navarone), born in Queens, New York

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  • 1947 Harry Reems, American actor, (d. 2013)
  • 1950 Charles Fleischer, comedian (Roger Rabbit), born in Washington, D.C.

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1952 Pee-wee Herman [Paul Reubens], American actor (Pee-wee's Big Adventure), born in Peekskill, New York

  • 1953 Peter Stormare, Swedish-born actor
  • 1955 Diana Scarwid, actress (Extermites, Psycho 3, Heat), born in Savannah, Georgia
  • 1958 Normand Brathwaite, Canadian comedian and television and radio host
  • 1962 Vic Mignogna, American voice actor
  • 1963 Patty Duffek, Woodland Hills California, playmate (May, 1984)
  • 1963 Downtown Julie Brown, Welsh TV personality and actress (Club MTV, The Earth Day Special, Junket Whore), born in Cardiff, Wales
  • 1964 Frankie Thorn, American actress
  • 1969 Chandra Wilson, American actress
  • 1971 Julian Cheung, Hong Kong actor and singer
  • 1972 Dalip Singh, Indian professional wrestler
  • 1972 Mike Smith, Canadian actor
  • 1973 Carlene Begnaud, American professional wrestler
  • 1973 Cory Bowles, Canadian actor
  • 1976 Milano Collection Akihito Terui, Japanese professional wrestler
  • 1977 Sarah Chalke, actress (Becky-Roseanne, Ernest Goes to School), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1977 Trisha Williams, Hobbs New Mexico, Miss America-New Mexico (1997)
  • 1979 Giovanni Capitello, American filmmaker/actor
  • 1980 Kyle Lowder, American actor
  • 1981 Demetria McKinney, American actress ( House of Payne), born in Fort Walton Beach, Florida
  • 1983 Wilson Chen, Taiwanese actor
  • 1988 Alexa Vega, American actress