Birthdays in Film & Television in December 1929

  • Dec 1 David Doyle, American actor (Charlie's Angels, Rugrats), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Dec 1 Alan Mouncer, film director and producer
  • Dec 1 Dick Shawn, actor (Producers, Maid to Order, Angel), born in Buffalo, New York
  • Dec 1 Emily McLaughlin, American actress (Jessie Brewer- General Hospital), born in White Plains, New York (d. 1991)
  • Dec 6 King Moody, American actor (Shtarker-Get Smart), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 6 Alain Tanner, Swiss filmmaker
  • Dec 9 John Cassavetes, actor (Dirty Dozen, Rosemary's Baby), born in NYC, New York (d. 1989)
  • Dec 13 Albert Paulsen, Guayaquil Ecuador, actor (Doctors' Hospital)

Person of interestChristopher Plummer

Dec 13 Christopher Plummer, Canadian actor (Sound of Music, Doll's House), born in Toronto, Ontario

  • Dec 16 Nicholas Courtney, English actor
  • Dec 19 Howard Sackler, American screenwriter (d. 1982)
  • Dec 22 Jan Wiegel, director and producer (Classroom of Anne Frank, Myrada)
  • Dec 25 Nellie "Irish" McCalla, American actress and artist (Sheena Queen of Jungle), born in Pawnee City, Nebraska (d. 2002)
  • Dec 25 Stuart Hall, British radio and television presenter
  • Dec 25 China Machado, Chinese-born model, 1st non-Caucasian super model, born in Shanghai (d. 2016)
  • Dec 30 Barbara Nichols, American actress (Dear Heart, Disorderly Orderly), born in Queens, New York (d. 1976)
  • Dec 30 Bob Bouma, Dutch TV host (For a Postcard in the Front Row)
  • Dec 31 Mies Bouman, Dutch TV hostess (Open the Village)