Birthdays in Film & Television in 1930

  • Jan 1 Ty Hardin, American actor (Riptide, Bronco), born in NYC, New York
  • Jan 1 Frederick Wiseman, documentary filmmaker, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jan 3 Eddie Egan, American actor (Joe Forrester), born in NYC, New York
  • Jan 3 Robert Loggia, actor (Officer & a Gentleman, Scarface), born in Staten Island, New York (d. 2015)
  • Jan 4 Iain Cuthbertson, British actor (Guilty, Scandal, Rep, Danger UXB)
  • Jan 4 Sorrell Booke, American actor (Boss Hogg in Dukes of Hazard), born in Buffalo, New York (d. 1994)
  • Jan 6 Vic Tayback, American actor (Mel-Alice, Khan, Portrait of a Stripper), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jan 10 Roy Edward Disney, American film executive and CEO of Disney

Person of interestRod Taylor

Jan 11 Rod Taylor, Australian actor (The Birds, Time Machine), born in Sydney, New South Wales

Actor Rod Taylor
Rod Taylor
  • Jan 13 Frances Sternhagen, actress (Outland, Starting Over), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Jan 15 Eddie Graham, American professional wrestler (d. 1985)
  • Jan 19 Tippi Hedren, New Ulm, Minnesota, American actress (The Birds, Marnie)
  • Jan 29 John Junkin, actor/writer (A Hard Day's Night)

Person of interestGene Hackman

Jan 30 Gene Hackman, actor (Bonnie & Clyde, Under Fire, The French Connection), born in San Bernardino California

  • Jan 31 Lynn Carlin, actress (Joan Hunter-James at 15), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Feb 3 Joan Rice, English actress (Payroll, Steel Key, Curtain Up), born in Derby (d. 1997)
  • Feb 8 Alejandro Rey, actor (Carlos-Flying Nun), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Feb 10 Robert Wagner, actor (It Takes a Thief, Hart to Hart), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Feb 15 Nico Minardos, American actor
  • Feb 16 Peggy King, vocalist/actress (George Gobel Show), born in Greensburg, Pennsylvania
  • Feb 16 Ricou Browning, Florida, director/actor (Thunderball)
  • Feb 20 Patricia Smith, actress (Bob Newhart Show), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • Feb 22 Allison Hayes, Washington, actress (Attack of the 50 Foot Woman)
  • Feb 23 Gerry Davis, British screenwriter (Dr Who), (d. 1991)
  • Feb 23 Imre Gyongyossy, filmmaker
  • Feb 23 Johnny Seven, American actor (Ironside, Amy Prentiss), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 24 Barbara Lawrence, Carnegie, Oklahoma, American actress (Oklahoma!, A Letter to Three Wives), (d. 2013)

Person of interestJoanne Woodward

Feb 27 Joanne Woodward, American actress (3 Faces of Eve, Rachel), born in Thomasville, Georgia

  • Feb 27 Lieux Dressler, actress (Alice Grant-General Hospital)
  • Mar 1 Raymond St Jacques, actor and director (Cotton Comes to Harlem, Mr Moses)
  • Mar 2 John Cullum, actor (Hamlet, Hawaii, Northern Exposure), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Mar 2 Emma Penella, Spanish actress (d. 2007)
  • Mar 6 Lorin Maazel, French conductor (NBC Symphony Orch 1941), born in Neuilly France, (d. 2014)
  • Mar 7 James Broderick, Charlestown, New Hampshire, American actor (Dog Day Afternoon, Family)
  • Mar 9 Taina Elg, Finnish-American actress (Hercules in NY, Les Girls), born in Impilahti, Finland
  • Mar 12 Scoey Mitchill, comedian (Barefoot in the Park, Rhoda), born in Newburgh, New York
  • Mar 24 Kenneth Nelson, Rocky Mount NC, actor (Henry Aldrich-Aldrich Family)

Person of interestSteve McQueen

Mar 24 Steve McQueen, American actor (The Magnificent Seven, The Great Escape), born in Beech Grove, Indiana

  • Mar 27 David Janssen, American actor (The Fugitive, Harry O), born in Naponee Nebraska (d. 1980)
  • Mar 30 John Astin, actor (I'm Dickens He's Fenster, Addams Family), born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Apr 1 Grace Lee Whitney, actress (Yeoman Rand-Star Trek), born in Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Apr 7 Andrew Sachs, German-born British actor (Manuel in Fawlty Towers), born in Berlin (d. 2016)
  • Apr 8 Dorothy Tutin, actress (Importance of Being Ernest, Cromwell), born in London, England
  • Apr 8 John Bartholomew Tucker, TV host (Candid Camera, Treasure Island), born in Pennsylvania (d. 2014)
  • Apr 10 Norma Candal, Puerto Rican actress and comedian (La criada malcriada), born in Fajardo, Puerto Rico (d. 2006)
  • Apr 10 Spede Pasanen, Finnish film director and comedian, born in Kuopio, Finland (d. 2001)
  • Apr 12 Bryan Magee, British philosopher, politician and broadcaster (Modern British Philosophy), born in London
  • Apr 14 Bradford Dillman, American actor (Compulsion, Piranha, Sudden Impact, Enforcer), born in San Francisco, California (d. 2018)
  • Apr 14 Jay Robinson, American actor (Born Again, Malibu Bikini Shop), born in NYC, New York (d. 2013)
  • Apr 16 Frank Page, British broadcaster/actor (Hudson Hawk, Dark Dancer)
  • Apr 18 Clive Revill, actor (Legend of Hell House), born in Wellington, New Zealand

  • Apr 19 Dick Sargent [Richard Stanford Cox ], American actor (Bewitched), born in Carmel, California (d. 1994)
  • Apr 21 Silvana Mangano, actress (Death in Venice, Barabbas), born in Rome, Italy
  • Apr 23 Alan Oppenheimer, American actor (6 Million Dollar Man, Eischied), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 25 Dotty Mack, American actress (Paul Dixon Show), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Apr 26 Derek Waring, actor (Barnacle Bill, Arthur-Heart of the Country)
  • Apr 28 Richard C Sarafian, American director/actor (Foley Square), born in NYC, New York (d. 2013)
  • Apr 28 Carolyn Jones, American actress (Morticia-Addams Family), born in Amarillo, Texas (d. 1983)
  • Apr 29 Jean Rochefort, French actor
  • May 4 Ronald "Ron" Pickering, British athletics coach and BBC sports commentator, born in Hackney, England (d. 1991)
  • May 9 Joan Sims, actress (Carry on Behind, Carry on Cleo)

Person of interestPat Summerall

May 10 Pat Summerall, American NFL player (NY Giants) and CBS sportscaster, born in Lake City, Florida (d. 2013)

CBS, Fox, and ESPN Sportscaster Pat Summerall
CBS, Fox, and ESPN Sportscaster
Pat Summerall
  • May 20 James McEachin, Pennert NC, actor (Harry-Tenafly)

Person of interestClint Eastwood

May 31 Clint Eastwood, American actor (Dirty Harry)/mayor (Carmel, California), born in San Francisco, California

Actor and Director Clint Eastwood
Actor and Director
Clint Eastwood
  • Jun 1 Edward Woodward, Croydon England, actor (Breaker Morant, Wickerman)
  • Jun 3 Ben Wada, Japanese television producers
  • Jun 4 Morgana King, jazz singer/actress (The Godfather)
  • Jun 8 Dana Wynter, German-English actress (Airport, Invasion of the Body Snatchers), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 2011)
  • Jun 9 Marvin Kalb, American educator/newscaster (CBS/NBC, Meet the Press), born in NYC, New York
  • Jun 12 Jim Nabors, American actor and singer (Gomer Pyle, Back Home Again in Indiana), born in Sylacauga, Alabama (d. 2017)
  • Jun 19 Gena Rowlands, American actress (The Notebook), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • Jun 25 George Murdock, American actor

Person of interestRobert Evans

Jun 29 Robert Evans, American director/actor (Love Story, The Godfather, Chinatown), born in NYC, New York

Film Producer Robert Evans
Film Producer
Robert Evans
  • Jun 29 Viola L├ęger, Acadian-Canadian actress
  • Jun 30 Doyle Holly, comedian/country performer (Buckaroos)
  • Jul 1 Moustapha Akkad, Syrian-American filmmaker (d. 2005)
  • Jul 4 Frunzik Mkrtchyan, Armenian actor
  • Jul 5 Tommy Cook, actor (Missile to the Moon), born in Duluth, Minnesota
  • Jul 12 Gordon Pinsent, Canadian actor, director, and writer
  • Jul 14 Polly Bergen, actress (Rhoda-Winds of War, Baby Talk), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Jul 18 Burt Kwouk, English actor (Pink Panther movies), born in Warrington (d. 2016)
  • Jul 20 Sally Ann Howes, actress (Dead of Night), born in London, England
  • Jul 22 Marcia Henderson, Andover Mass, actress (Kathleen-Aldrich Family)
  • Jul 24 Jacqueline Brookes, actress (Jack & Mike, Another World), born in Montclair, New Jersey
  • Jul 26 Barbara Jefford, British actress (James Joyce's Ulysses), born in Plymstock, Devon, England
  • Jul 30 Tony Lip, Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, actor (Sopranos, Donnie Brasco, Good Fellas), (d. 2013)
  • Aug 1 Geoffrey Holder, Trinidad, dancer/actor (Annie, The Wiz)
  • Aug 1 Julie Bovasso, actress (Willie & Phil, Just Me & You), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Aug 3 James Komack, American writer/director/actor (Courtship of Eddie's Father), born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 6 Abbey Lincoln, actress/singer (Nothing But a Man), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Aug 8 Nita Talbot, actress (Supertrain, Here We Go Again), born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 16 Frank Gifford, American NFL halfback (NY Giants)/ABC sportscaster, born in Santa Monica, California (d. 2015)
  • Aug 16 Robert Culp, Berkley California, actor (I Spy, Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice)
  • Aug 18 Grant Williams, American actor (Hawaiian Eye, Incredible Shrinking Man), born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 21 Frank Perry, American film director (Diary of Mad Housewife, David & Lisa), born in NYC, New York (d. 1995)
  • Aug 23 Jack Bannister, English cricketer (Warwickshire stalwart) and commentator (BBC), born in Wolverhampton, West Midlands (d. 2016)

Person of interestVera Miles

Aug 23 Vera Miles, American actress (Psycho), born in Boise City, Oklahoma

Actress Vera Miles
Vera Miles
  • Aug 25 Ariana CE Amsberg, Dutch publicist/actress (Aside, Sekstant)
  • Aug 25 Page Johnson, actress (Passages from Finnegan's Wake), born in Welch, West Virginia

Person of interestSean Connery

Aug 25 Sean Connery, Scottish actor (James Bond films), born in Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Aug 25 Graham Jarvis, Canadian actor (Mary Hartman, Misery), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Aug 25 Bruce Allpress, New Zealand actor
  • Aug 28 Ben Gazzara, American actor (Run for Your Life, QB VII), born in NYC, New York (d. 2012)
  • Aug 28 Windsor Davies, British actor
  • Sep 8 Mario Adorf, actor (Bachelor, Abyssinia), born in Zurich, Switzerland
  • Sep 11 Cathryn Damon, actress (Mary-Soap, She's Having a Baby), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Sep 16 Anne Francis, actress (Honey West, Pancho Villa), born in Ossining, New York
  • Sep 17 David Huddleston, actor (Big Lebowski), born in Vinton, Virginia (d. 2016)
  • Sep 19 Antonio Margheriti, Italian filmmaker (d. 2002)
  • Sep 21 Dawn Addams, American actress (A King in New York, Star Maidens) who married the Prince of Roccasecca, born in Felixstowe, England (d. 1985)
  • Sep 23 Colin Blakely, Bangor N Ireland, actor (Shattered, Equus, King Lear)
  • Sep 24 Angelo Muscat, Maltese actor (d. 1977)
  • Sep 25 Shel Silverstein, American humorist and author (d. 1999)
  • Sep 26 Philip Bosco, Jersey City, actor (Trading Places)
  • Sep 28 Ugo Gregoretti, actor (Rogopag, Common Sense of Modesty), born in Rome, Italy
  • Sep 30 Ben Cooper, actor (Rose Tattoo, Outcast, Arizona Raiders), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • Oct 1 Philippe Noiret, Lille France, actor (Soleil, Les Milles, Il Postino)

Person of interestRichard Harris

Oct 1 Richard Harris, Irish actor (Man Called Horse) and singer (MacArthur Park), born in Limerick, Ireland (d. 2002)

Actor and Singer Richard Harris
Actor and Singer
Richard Harris
  • Oct 8 James Olsen, actor (Andromeda Strain, Spell), born in Evanston, Illinois
  • Oct 9 David Rounds, actor (Terence-Beacon Hill), born in Bronxville, New York
  • Oct 15 Phillipe Leroy, actor (Night Porter, Leonardo da Vinci), born in Paris, France
  • Oct 16 Carmen Sevilla, Spanish actress
  • Oct 23 Gerard Blain, actor (Hatari), born in Paris, France
  • Oct 30 Marilyn Alex, actress (Molly-Young & Restless), born in Hollywood, California
  • Nov 3 Lois Smith, actress (Reckless, Reuben, Reuben), born in Topeka, Kansas
  • Nov 4 Kate Reid, actress (Heaven Help US), born in London, England
  • Nov 5 Herb Edelman, American actor (Good Guys, Strike Force, 9 to 5), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Nov 8 Bob Harris, actor (Jim-Troubleshooters), born in Long Beach, California
  • Nov 10 Norma Crane, American actress (Tea & Sympathy, Fiddler on the Roof, They Call Me Mister Tibbs!), born in NYC, New York (d. 1973)
  • Nov 14 Shirley Crabtree, professional wrestler (d. 1997)
  • Nov 14 Monique Mercure, French Canadian actress
  • Nov 14 Michael Robbins, British actor (d. 1992)
  • Nov 15 Whitman Mayo, American actor (Grady-Sanford & Son), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 23 Robert Easton, actor (Someone Up There Likes Me), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Dec 4 Ronnie Corbett, comedian (The Two Ronnies), born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 2016)

Person of interestMaximilian Schell

Dec 8 Maximilian Schell, Swiss-Austrian actor and director (Odessa File, Julia), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2014)

  • Dec 9 Buck Henry, American screenwriter/comedian (SNL, Get Smart), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 11 Jean-Louis Trintignant, French actor and director (Man & a Woman, Z)
  • Dec 11 Chus Lampreave, Spanish actress
  • Dec 13 Genevieve Page, actress (Day & the Hour)
  • Dec 13 Robert Prosky, actor (Christine, Sgt Jablonski-Hill St Blues), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Dec 17 Armin Mueller-Stahl, German painter, author and actor (Kafka, Music Box), born in Tilsit, Germany
  • Dec 17 Julia Meade, actress/TV hostess (Spotlight Playhouse), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 2016)
  • Dec 26 Donald Moffat, Plymouth England, actor (Kent-Logan's Run)
  • Dec 26 Sayed Mutawli imam ad-Darsh, scholar/broadcaster
  • Dec 29 Glenn Reeves, American rockabilly singer-songwriter and radio deejay (Heartbreak Hotel), born in Shamrock, Texas (d. 1998)
  • Dec 31 Odetta [Odetta Holmes], American folk singer (Sanctuary), actress and civil rights activist, born in Birmingham, Alabama (d. 2008)