On This Day

Birthdays in Film & TV on February 13

  • 1895 Fred Essler, Austrian actor (Unsinkable Molly Brown, Saratoga Trunk), born in Vienna, Austria-Hungary (d. 1973)
  • 1908 Pauline Frederick, journalist/correspondent (UN, NBC TV)
  • 1911 Jean Muir, American actress (Fugitive in the Sky, The Aldrich Family) and the 1st performer to be blacklisted for being an alleged communist sympathizer, born in Suffern, New York (d. 1996)
  • 1912 Margaretta Scott, British actress (Crescendo, Where's Charley, Counterblast), born in Westminster, London (d. 2005)
  • 1915 Lyle Bettger, American actor (The Greatest Show on Earth, Lone Ranger), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2003)
  • 1916 James Griffith, actor (Sheriff of Cochise), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1917 Polly Rose, actress (Myrtle-Love That Jill)
  • 1919 Tennessee Ernie Ford, American country music singer and actor (Sixteen Tons), born in Bristol, Tennessee (d. 1991)
  • 1932 Susan Oliver, American actress (Ann-Peyton Place, Star Trek-Cage), born in NYC, New York (d. 1990)
  • 1933 Caroline Blakiston, actress (At Bertram's Hotel)
  • 1933 Kim Novak, [Marilyn], American actress (Vertigo, Of Human Bondage), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1934 George Segal, actor/banjo player (Carbon Copy, Fun with Dick & Jane)
  • 1938 Oliver Reed, English actor (Big Sleep), born in London (d. 1999)
  • 1941 Bo Svenson, Swedish actor (North Dallas 40, Walking Tall), born in Goteborg, Sweden
  • 1942 Carol Lynley, American actress (Night Stalker, Fantasy Island, Immortal), born in NYC, New York
  • 1942 Peter Tork [Thorkelson], American musician and actor (The Monkees), born in Washington, D.C. (d. 2019)

  • 1944 Stockard Channing, American actress (Grease, Big Bus, Without a Trace), born in NYC, New York
  • 1944 Oduvil Unnikrishnan, Indian actor, born in Wadakkancherry, India (d. 2006)
  • 1945 Ken Sitzberger, American diver and broadcaster (Olympic gold 3m springboard 1964), born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa (d. 1984)
  • 1946 Louis Kondos, Greek actor, born in Athens, Greece
  • 1947 Kevin Bloody Wilson [Dennis Bryant], Australian musical comedian, born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1950 Ewa Aulin, Swedish actress (Candy, Fiorina La Vacca), born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1951 David Naughton, American actor (My Sister Sam, Separate Vacations), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1953 Sharon Wyatt, American actress (Tiffany-General Hospital), born in Lebanon, Tennessee
  • 1956 Richard Eden, Canadian actor (Brick-Santa Barbara, Solar Crisis, Robocop), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1958 Pernilla August, Swedish actress, born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1958 Tip Tipping, British actor and stuntman, born in England, United Kingdom (d. 1993)
  • 1960 Matt Salinger, American actor (Captain America, Deadly Deception), born in Windsor, Vermont
  • 1961 Henry Rollins [Henry Lawrence Garfield], American musician and actor (Big Ugly Mouth, Talking From the Box), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1962 Hugh Dennis, English comedian and actor (Not Going out), born in Kettering, England
  • 1963 Roberta Vasquez, American actor and model (November, 1984), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1964 Mark Patton, US interior designer and actor (A Nightmare on Elm Street, Come back to the Five and Dime), born in Kansa City, Missouri
  • 1965 Stephen Manley, American actor (Donny-Married the 1st Year), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1966 Tally Chanel, Israeli actress (Warrior Queen), born in Tel Aviv, Israel
  • 1978 Mini Andén, Swedish model and actress, born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1979 Mena Suvari, American actress, born in Newport, Rhode Island
  • 1985 Kwak Ji-min, South Korean actress, born in South Korea
  • 1989 Carly McKillip, Canadian actress, born in Vancouver, British Columbia

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1990 El Rubius [Rubén Doblas Gundersen], Spanish YouTube star (6th most subscribed channel), born in Mijas, Spain

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