Birthdays in Film & Television in December 1928

  • Dec 4 Dena Dietrich, American actress
  • Dec 9 Dick Van Patten, actor (Tom Bradford in 8 is Enough), born in Queens, New York (d. 2015)
  • Dec 10 John Colicos, actor (Battlestar Galactica), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Dec 10 Dan Blocker, De Kalb Texas, American actor (Tiny-Cimarron City, Hoss-Bonanza)
  • Dec 11 Tomas Gutierrez Alea, filmmaker
  • Dec 21 Ed Nelson, American actor (Peyton Place, A Long Came a Spider), born in New Orleans, Louisiana, (d. 2014)
  • Dec 25 Earl Brown, Salt Lake City Ut, actor (Stovall-Operation Petticoat)
  • Dec 29 Bernard Cribbins, Oldham England, actor (Val Doonican Show)