Birthdays in Film & Television in September 1940

  • Sep 2 Beverly Sanders, actress (Lotsa Luck, CPO Sharkey), born in Hollywood, California
  • Sep 3 Pauline Collins, actress (Shirley Valentine), born in London, England

Person of interestRaquel Welch

Sep 5 Raquel Welch, (Myra Breckenridge, 1,000,000 BC, 100 Rifles), born in Chicago, Illinois

Actress Raquel Welch
Actress
Raquel Welch
  • Sep 6 Jackie Trent, English singer-songwriter (Neighbours theme) and actress, born in Newcastle-under-Lyme (d. 2015)
  • Sep 8 Willie Tyler, Red Level Ala, ventriloquist (Lester)
  • Sep 11 Brian DePalma, film director (Body Double, Dressed to Kill), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • Sep 12 Linda Gray, actress (Sue Ellen Ewing-Dallas), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Sep 12 Susan Sennett, actress (Big Bad Mama), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Sep 12 Patrick Mower, English actor
  • Sep 15 Merlin Olsen, UT, NFL tackle (Rams)/sportscaster/actor (Father Murphy)
  • Sep 17 Sotiris Moustakas, Greek actor (d. 2007)
  • Sep 18 Frankie Avalon [Francis Avallone], American actor and singer (Beach Party, Venus), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 19 Paul Williams, American singer, actor and composer (Rainy Days and Mondays, Evergreen), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Sep 21 Bill Kurtis, newscaster (American Parade), born in Pensacola, Florida
  • Sep 22 Anna Karina, Copenhagen Denmark, actress (Alphaville)