Birthdays in Film & Television in January 1926

  • Jan 2 Howard Caine, American actor (Brushfire), born in Nashville Tennessee (d. 1993)
  • Jan 5 Robert Earle, Baldwin NY, TV host (GE College Bowl)
  • Jan 6 Mickey Hargitay, Hungarian-born actor and bodybuilder (d. 2006)
  • Jan 8 Soupy Sales, [Milton Hines], NC, comedian (Soupy Sales Show)
  • Jan 11 Elisabeth M J "Elly" Bakker, Dutch actress (The Miser)
  • Jan 11 Grant Tinker, American TV executive (NBC), born in Stamford, Connecticut (d. 2016)
  • Jan 11 Phil Sidey, broadcaster
  • Jan 14 Frank Aletter, actor (Mac-It's About Time, Tom-Nancy), born in Long Island, New York
  • Jan 14 Tom Tryon, actor (Cardinal, All That Glitters), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • Jan 14 Warren Mitchell, English actor (Alf Garnett in Till Death Us Do Part), born in London (d. 2015)
  • Jan 15 Maria Schell, actress (Space 1999), born in Vienna, Austria
  • Jan 17 Richard Michael Hills, comedy script writer
  • Jan 19 Fritz Weaver, actor (Josef-Holocaust, Day of the Dolphin), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 2016)
  • Jan 20 Michael Higgins, actor (1918, Wanda, Black Stallion), born in Brooklyn, New York

Person of interestPatricia Neal

Jan 20 Patricia Neal, American actress (Hud, Subject Was Roses), born in Packard, Kentucky (d. 2010)

Actress Patricia Neal
Patricia Neal
  • Jan 21 Raf Reymen, Flemish actor
  • Jan 21 Steve Reeves, Glasgow Montana, actor (Hercules, Hercules Unchained)
  • Jan 24 Georges Lautner, French director and screenwriter
  • Jan 27 Ingrid Thulin, Swedish actress (d. 2004)
  • Jan 30 Ruth Brown, Portsmouth Va, actress (Leona-Hello Larry, Checking In)