Birthdays in Film & TV on January 29

  • 1852 Ion Luca Caragiale, Romanian actor and playwright (O Noapte Furtunoasa), born in Haimanalele, Ploiesti, Romania (d. 1912)
  • 1880 W C Fields, [William Claude Dukenfield], actor (Bank Dick), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1887 Albert Conti, Austrian actor (Jazz Heaven, Doomed Battalion), born in Trieste, Austria-Hungary (d. 1967)
  • 1909 Alan Marshal, Australian actor (White Cliffs of Dover, Lydia), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1913 Victor Mature, actor (1 Million BC, Samson & Delilah) (d. 1999), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1913 Daniel Taradash, American screenwriter (d. 2003)
  • 1917 John Raitt, actor/singer (Chevy Show, Pajama Game), born in Santa Ana, California
  • 1918 John Forsythe, actor (Bachelor Father, Charlie's Angels, Dynasty), born in Penns Grove, New Jersey (d. 2010)
  • 1921 Anthony George, American actor (d. 2005)
  • 1925 Anthony George, actor (Untouchables, Checkmate), born in Endicott, New York
  • 1925 Pier Tania (Meinte Piet), radio/TV host (ANP, De Bezetting)
  • 1928 Peter Byrne, actor (Postcards from America, Carry on Cabby)
  • 1930 John Junkin, actor/writer (A Hard Day's Night)
  • 1934 Noel Harrison, singer/actor (Mark-Girl from UNCLE), born in London, England (d. 2013)
  • 1940 Katharine Ross, American actress (Graduate, Francesca-Colbys), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1942 Robin Morgan, Lake Worth Fla, actress (Dagmar-Mama)
  • 1944 Barbara Moore, Wardell Mo, actress (Lisa Rogers-Man From UNCLE)

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1945 Tom Selleck, actor (Lance-Rockford Files, Magnum PI), born in Detroit, Michigan

  • 1948 Marc Singer, actor (V, Dallas), born in Vancouver, Canada
  • 1948 Pat Kenny, Irish TV presenter & radio host
  • 1950 Ann Jillian, actress (Mr Mom, Jennifer Slept Here), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • 1953 Dalila di Lazzaro, Udine Italy, covergirl/model (Vogue)
  • 1953 Lynne McGranger, Australian actress (Home and Away), born in Sydney, New South Wales

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1954 Oprah Winfrey, American TV talk show host and actress (The Oprah Winfrey Show, Colour Purple), born in Kosciusko, Mississippi

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  • 1958 Judy Norton-Taylor, actress (Mary Ellen-Waltons), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1960 Matthew Ashford, American actor (Jack Devaraux-Days of Our Lives), born in Davenport Iowa
  • 1960 Gia Carangi, American model (d. 1986)
  • 1962 Nicholas Turturro, actor (James Martinez-NYPD Blue), born in Queens, New York
  • 1963 Bob Holly, American professional wrestler
  • 1964 Anna Ryder Richardson, British interior designer and television presenter
  • 1968 Edward Burns, American actor, director, writer (Brothers McMullen, Saving Private Ryan), born in Queens, New York
  • 1968 Sora Jung, Korean actress
  • 1970 Heather Graham, actress (Drugstore Cowboy, Diggstown), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1975 Kelly Packard, actress (Tiffani Smith-California Dreams), born in Glendale, California
  • 1975 Sara Gilbert, actress (Melissa-Roseanne), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1976 Ilmira Shamsutdinova, Miss Universe-Russia/best costume (1996)
  • 1976 Charles Divins, American model and actor
  • 1977 Justin Hartley, American actor (Smallville, This Us), born in Knoxville, Illinois
  • 1979 Andrew Keegan, actor (Step by Step, Party of Five)
  • 1979 April Scott, American actress and model
  • 1980 Jason James Richter, Medford OR, actor (Free Willy)
  • 1980 Yael Bar-Zohar, Israeli actress and model
  • 1981 DarĂ­o Lopilato, Argentine actor
  • 1982 Heidi Mueller, American actress
  • 1985 Isabel Lucas, Australian actress
  • 1986 Drew Tyler Bell, American actor
  • 1996 Megan Jossa, English actress