Birthdays in Film & TV on August 30

  • 1889 Eduardo Ciannelli, Italian actor (Foreign Correspondent, Gunga Din), born in Ischia, Italy (d. 1969)
  • 1896 Raymond Massey, Canadian actor (Dr Kildare), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 1983)

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1898 Shirley Booth, American actress (Hazel), born in NYC, New York (d. 1992)

Actress Shirley Booth
Shirley Booth
  • 1906 [Rose] Joan Blondell, American actress (Grease, The Blue Veil), born in NYC, New York (d. 1979)
  • 1908 Fred MacMurray, Kankakee, Illinois, American actor (Double Indemnity, My Three Sons)
  • 1910 Donald Bisset, Dutch children book writer/actor (Battle of the Sexes)
  • 1913 Allan David, actor/director/producer (Cry of the Children)
  • 1914 Julie Bishop, actress (My Hero, Northern Pursuit, Threat), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1925 Julien Schoenaerts, Flemish actor (Daens/Medea)
  • 1927 Bill Daily, American actor and comedian (I Dream of Jeannie, The Bob Newhart Show), born in Des Moines, Iowa
  • 1934 Eric Schneider, Dutch actor (Drop Out, Family, Flanagan)
  • 1938 Steve Delaney, newscaster (Monitor), born in Dobbs Ferry, New York
  • 1939 Elizabeth Ashley, [Cole], Ocala Florida, actress (Coma, Evening Shade)
  • 1939 John Peel, English DJ and Broadcaster (BBC Radio 1), born in Heswell, Merseyside (d. 2004)
  • 1941 Sue MacGregor, BBC-radio hostess
  • 1941 Ben Jones, American actor and politician
  • 1944 Freek de Jonge, Dutch comedian (Neerlands Hoop)
  • 1944 Molly Ivins, American political humorist (d. 2007)
  • 1946 Peggy Lipton [Margaret Ann], American actress (The Mod Squad, Twin Peaks), born in NYC, New York
  • 1948 Lewis Black, American comedian
  • 1949 Christopher Collins, American actor and comedian (d. 1994)
  • 1951 Dana, singer/actress (Flight of the Doves)
  • 1951 Timothy Bottoms, actor (Paper Chase, East of Eden), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1954 David Paymer, actor (Love Mary, Mr Saturday Night)
  • 1956 Jayne Irving, English TV hostess (Live at 3)
  • 1959 Mark 'Jacko' Jackson, Australian rules footballer and actor
  • 1960 Guy A. Lepage, Quebec humorist, television host and producer
  • 1963 Michael Chiklis, American actor (Commish, The Shield), born in Lowell, Massachusetts
  • 1964 Joan Bennett, playmate (January, 1985), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1966 Michael Michele, Evansville In, actress (Nikki-Central Park West)
  • 1967 Frederique [Van derWal], Netherlands, model (Victoria Secrets)

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1972 Cameron Diaz, American actress (Shrek, The Mask, My Best Friend's Wedding), born in Long Beach, California

Actress Cameron Diaz
Cameron Diaz
  • 1976 Sarah-Jane Potts, English actress
  • 1977 Elden Henson, American actor
  • 1979 Leon Lopez, British actor
  • 1979 Niki Chow, Hong Kong actress and singer
  • 1979 Tavia Yeung, Hong Kong actress
  • 1983 Jun Matsumoto, Japanese singer and actor