Birthdays in Film & Television in April 1939

  • Apr 1 Ali MacGraw, Pound Ridge NY, actress (Love Story, Goodbye Columbus)
  • Apr 3 Fran├žois de Roubaix, French film score composer (d. 1975)
  • Apr 5 David Winters, American actor, dancer, choreographer and director (Steve Allen Comedy Hour), born in London, England
  • Apr 7 David Frost, Tenterdon England, TV host (That Was the Week That Was), (d. 2013)

Person of interestFrancis Ford Coppola

Apr 7 Francis Ford Coppola, American director (The Godfather, Apocalypse Now), born in Detroit, Michigan

  • Apr 9 Michael Learned, actress (Olivia-Waltons, Nurse), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Apr 11 Louise Lasser, American actress (Mary Hartman! Mary Hartman!), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 13 Paul Sorvino, actor (Chiefs, Dick Tracy)
  • Apr 16 Donald MacCormick, British broadcaster
  • Apr 16 Boris Dvornik, Croatian actor (d. 2008.)
  • Apr 19 Ellen Weston, American actress (Betty-SWAT), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 22 Jason Miller, actor and writer (Exorcist, Light of Day), born in Scranton, Pennsylvania
  • Apr 23 David Birney, actor (Brigette Loves Bernie, St Elsewhere), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Apr 23 Lee Majors, [Harvey Lee Yeary], Wyandotte Mich, TV actor ($6,000,000 Man, The Fall Guy)