Birthdays in Film & TV on February 7

  • 1612 Thomas Killigrew, English humorist/playwright/leader (King's Men)
  • 1655 Jean-Francois Regnard, French comedy writer (Slave in Algeria)
  • 1864 Arthur Collins, singer/comedian (Peerless Quartet)
  • 1891 Ann Little [Mary Brooks], American actress, born in Mount Shasta, California (d. 1984)
  • 1904 Milton Krims, American screenwriter (Prince of Foxes), born in NYC, New York (d. 1988)
  • 1912 Derek Farr, actor (8 O'Clock Walk, Doctor at Large), born in London, England
  • 1912 Jane Ross, actress (Audrey-Phyllis, Coed Fever), born in Spokane, Washington
  • 1915 Eddie Bracken, American actor (Summer Stock, Young & Willing), born in Astoria, New York (d. 2002)
  • 1922 Hattie Jacques, actress (Carry on films) (d. 1980), born in Kent, England
  • 1923 Keefe Brasselle, actor (Be Our Guest), born in Elyria, Ohio
  • 1924 Dora Bryan, [Broadhurst], English actress (Taste of Honey), born in Southport England, (d. 2014)
  • 1925 Romolo Valli, actor (Bobby Deerfield, Fistful of Dynamite, La Viaccia)
  • 1940 Gary Bond, England, actor (Outback, Zulu, Anne of Thousand Days)
  • 1943 Gareth Hunt, English actor (d. 2007)
  • 1945 Pete Postlethwaite, actor (The Boxer)
  • 1946 H├ęctor Babenco, film director (Kiss of the Spider Woman), born in Mar del Plata, Argentina (d. 2016)
  • 1954 Miguel Ferrer, actor (Robocop, NCIS LA), born in Santa Monica, California (d. 2017)
  • 1955 Rolf Benirschke, NFL place kicker/TV host (Wheel of Fortune), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1956 Emo Philips, American comedian
  • 1958 Michele Drake, La Jolplaymate (May, 1979), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1960 James Spader, American actor (Endless Love, Wall St, Mannequin), born in NYC, New York
  • 1962 Eddie Izzard, British actor and comedian
  • 1964 Dona L Speir, playmate (March, 1984), born in Norwalk, California
  • 1965 Jason Gedrick, actor (Heavenly Kid, Class of '96), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1966 Chris Rock, comedian (SNL, CB4, Boomerang)
  • 1967 Cheung Man, Hong Kong actress
  • 1968 Ashely Allen, playmate (Aug, 1992), born in San Antonio, Texas
  • 1972 Essence Atkins, American actress
  • 1972 Robyn Lively, American actress

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1978 Ashton Kutcher, American actor (That 70s Show), born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

  • 1978 Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Nigerian Nollywood actress, born in Lagos
  • 1985 Tina Majorino, actress, (Waterworld, When a Man Loves a Woman)
  • 1985 Clara Bryant, American actress
  • 1986 Deanna Casaluce, Canadian actress
  • 1989 Louisa Lytton - British actress
  • 1991 Rachel Sibner, American actress
  • 1993 David Dorfman, American actor
  • 1993 Philip Wiegratz, German actor