Birthdays in Film & TV on February 15

  • 1882 John Barrymore, American actor (Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1942)
  • 1896 Arthur Shields, Irish actor (River, Enchanted Island), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1970)
  • 1898 Totò [Antonio Clemente], Italian actor (Motorizzate, Noi Duri) commonly referred to as the most popular Italian comedian of all time, born in Naples, Italy (d. 1867)
  • 1899 Gale Sondergaard, American actress (The Letter, Road to Rio), born in Litchfield, Minnesota (d. 1985)
  • 1899 Lillian Disney, wife of animator Walt Disney, born in Spalding, Idaho (d. 1997)

Person of interestCesar Romero

1907 Cesar Romero, American actor (Batman, Ocean's 11), born in NYC, New York (d. 1994)

  • 1914 Kevin McCarthy, American actor (Invasion of Body Snatchers, Death of a Salesman), born in Seattle, Washington (d. 2010)
  • 1916 Mary Jane Croft, American actress (The Lucy Show, Our Miss Brooks), born in Muncie, Indiana (d. 1999)
  • 1918 Alan Arbus, American actor and photographer (M*A*S*H, Greaser's Palace, Curb Your Enthusiasm), born in NYC, New York (d. 2013)
  • 1923 Keene Curtis, American character actor (The Rothschilds, Cheers, Amanda's), born in Salt Lake City, Utah (d. 2002)
  • 1927 Harvey Korman, American actor (Carol Burnett Show, Blazing Saddles), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2008)
  • 1929 Gerald Harper, British broadcaster and actor (Tunes of Glory, Extra Day), born in London, England
  • 1930 Nico Minardos, Greek-American actor (The Twilight Zone, Twelve Hours to Kill), born in Pangrati, Athens (d. 2011)
  • 1931 [Patricia] Claire Bloom, British actress (Charly, Look Back in Anger), born in London, England
  • 1931 Geoff Edwards, American television game show host, (d. 2014)
  • 1934 Graham Kennedy, Australian actor (d. 2005)

  • 1941 Florinda Bolkan [Bulcão], Brazilian model and actress (Damned, Last Valley, Word), born in Uruburetama, Brazil
  • 1947 Marisa Berenson, American actress (Barry Lyndon, Death in Vienna, SOB), born in NYC, New York
  • 1947 Rusty Hamer, Tenafly NJ, actor (Rusty-Make Room for Daddy)
  • 1949 Jess Walton, Mich, actress (Jill Foster Abbott-Young & Restless)
  • 1950 Donna Hanover Giuliani, TV news anchor (WPIX)/wife of Mayor Giuliani
  • 1951 Jane Seymour [Joyce Frankenberg], British actress (Live and Let Die, Somewhere in Time, Dr Quinn), born in London, England
  • 1953 Tony Adams, Irish film producer (d. 2005)

Person of interestMatt Groening

1954 Matt Groening, American cartoonist and writer (Life in Hell, The Simpsons, Futurama), born in Portland, Oregon

Cartoonist Matt Groening
Cartoonist
Matt Groening
  • 1955 Christopher McDonald, American actor
  • 1955 Janice Dickinson, American Ex-Supermodel
  • 1959 Hugo Savinovich, Ecuadorian sports commentator and wrestler, born in Guayaquil, Ecuador
  • 1962 Renee Props, US actress (Elly Snyder-As the World Turns), born in Oklahoma
  • 1964 Chris Farley, US actor (SNL, Wayne's World, Coneheads), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1967 Michael Easton, US actor (General Hospital, Ally McBeal), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1968 Kurt Robin McKinney, US actor (Ned-General Hospital), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1970 Craig Gass, American impressionist and comedian
  • 1971 Renee O'Connor, US actress (Xena Warrior Princess), born in Katy, Texas
  • 1973 Alex Borstein, US actress and animator (The Marvelous Mrs Maisel), born in Highland Park, Illinois
  • 1974 Jodie McMullen, Miss Universe-Australia/Miss Congeniality (1996)
  • 1975 Brendon Small, American comedian and animator, born in Springfield, Illinois
  • 1979 Kaj-Erik Eriksen, Canadian actor (Quarantine), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1981 Jenna Morasca, US actress, model, and reality TV contestant, born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1983 Ashley Tesoro, US actress and singer, born in Iowa City, Iowa
  • 1984 Meera Jasmine, Indian actress (Paadam Onnu: Oru Vilapam), born in Thiruvalla, Kerala, India