Birthdays in Film & Television in July 1926

  • Jul 1 Franclaois-Regis Bastide, writer/broadcaster
  • Jul 1 Delmar Watson, American child actor (Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Heidi, Annie Oakley), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jul 4 Mary Stuart, American actress (Jo-Search for Tomorrow), born in Miami, Florida (d. 2002)
  • Jul 10 Carleton Carpenter, actor (Up Periscope, Summer Stock), born in Bennington, Vermont
  • Jul 10 Fred Gwynne, American actor (Car 54 Where Are You, Munsters), born in NYC, New York
  • Jul 11 Patrick Wymark, Cleethorpes England, actor (Skull, Tomb of Ligeia)
  • Jul 14 Harry Dean Stanton, West Irvine KY, actor (Alien, Cool Hand Luke)
  • Jul 17 Édouard Carpentier, French-born professional wrestler
  • Jul 17 Charles Champlin, American film critic and writer
  • Jul 18 Bryan Johnson, English singer and actor, born in London (d. 1995)
  • Jul 18 Jane Hylton, actress (Adv of Sir Lancelot, Daybreak), born in London, England
  • Jul 18 Richard Pasco, English actor (Gorgon, Arch of Triumph)
  • Jul 19 Helen Gallagher, actress (Ryan's Hope, Strangers When We Meet), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jul 20 Patricia Cutts, English actress (d. 1974)
  • Jul 21 Paul Burke, American actor (Thomas Crown Affair, Neal-Dynasty), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Jul 21 Queenie Watts, English actress (d. 1980)
  • Jul 21 Bill Pertwee, English actor (Dad's Army), born in Amersham, England (d. 2013)
  • Jul 22 Bryan Forbes, director and producer (Endless Games, King Rat), (d. 2013)
  • Jul 26 Barbara Jefford, British actress (James Joyce's Ulysses), born in Plymstock, Devon, England
  • Jul 26 James Best [Jewel Franklin Guy], American actor (The Dukes of Hazzard, Sounder), born in Powderly, Kentucky (d. 2015)