Birthdays in Film & TV on January 5

  • 1889 Albert van Dalsum, Dutch actor and director (Wilton's Zoo, Little Rascal), born in Nieuwer-Amstel, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1971)
  • 1890 Cora Witherspoon, American actress (The Bank Dick), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1957)
  • 1892 Francesca Bertini, Italian actress (Odette, Assunta Spina), born in Florence, Tuscany, Italy (d. 1985)
  • 1897 Jack Wagner, American actor (The Razor's Edge, Under Two Flags, Jive Junction), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1965)
  • 1908 George Dolenz [Jure Dolenc], Italian actor (Scared Stiff, Count of Monte Cristo), born in Trieste, Austria-Hungary (d. 1963)
  • 1910 Hugh Brannum, American actor (Make Room for Daddy, The Fred Waring Show), born in Sandwich, Illinois (d. 1987)
  • 1911 Jean-Pierre Aumont, French actor (Lili, Cat & Mouse, Happy Hooker), born in Paris, France (d. 2001)

Person of interestGeorge Reeves

1914 George Reeves, American actor (Superman, Gone with the Wind), born in Woolstock, Iowa (d. 1959)

Person of interestJane Wyman

1917 Jane Wyman, American actress (Magnificent Obsession) and 1st wife of Ronald Reagan, born in Saint Joseph, Missouri (d. 2007)

Actress Jane Wyman
Actress
Jane Wyman
  • 1925 Wolf Morris, English actor (Decoy), born in Portsmouth, United Kingdom (d. 1996)
  • 1926 Robert Earle, American TV host (GE College Bowl), born in Baldwin, New York (d. 1993)

Person of interestRobert Duvall

1931 Robert Duvall, American award winning actor and filmmaker (The Godfather, Apocalypse Now, MASH, Great Santini, Taxi Driver), born in San Diego, California

  • 1936 Florence King, American humorist, born in Washington, D.C. (d. 2016)
  • 1940 Michael O'Donoghue, American writer and performer (Saturday Night Live, Scrooged), born in Sauquoit, New York (d. 1994)
  • 1941 Hayao Miyazaki, Japanese filmmaker (Spirited Away), born in Tokyo
  • 1942 Dany Sava [Danielle Savalle], French actress (Moon Pilot), born in Paris, France

  • 1942 Charlie Rose, American TV host (CBS This Morning), born in Henderson, North Carolina
  • 1942 Cliff Potts, American television & film actor (Ted-Lou Grant), born in Glendale, California
  • 1942 Jan Leeming, English television presenter and newsreader, born in Dartford, United Kingdom
  • 1944 Felix Arons, Dutch director & actor (Waaldrecht), born in 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands (d. 1992)
  • 1945 Roger Spottiswoode, Canadian-British film director, born in Ottawa, Canada

Person of interestDiane Keaton

1946 Diane Keaton, American actress (Annie Hall, Little Drummer Girl), born in Los Angeles, California

Actress Diane Keaton
Actress
Diane Keaton
  • 1947 Ted Lange, American actor (Isaac-Love Boat, Mr T & Tina), born in Oakland, California
  • 1953 Pamela Sue Martin, American actress (Nancy Drew, Fallon-Dynasty), born in Westport, Connecticut
  • 1962 Suzy Amis, American actress (Blame it on Rio, Where the Heart is), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • 1962 Perry Fenwick, English actor, born in Canning Town, London
  • 1965 Vinnie Jones, English-born Welsh footballer and actor, born in Watford, United Kingdom
  • 1967 J. H. Wyman, American film producer & director (Almost Human), born in Oakland, California
  • 1967 Ricky Paull Goldin, American actor (Doug-Hail to the Chief, Another World), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1967 Joe Flanigan, American actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1968 Carl Evans, American actor (Guiding Light), born in New York City, New York
  • 1969 Paul McGillion, Scottish actor, born in Paisley, United Kingdom
  • 1970 Rick Campanelli, Canadian TV presenter, born in Hamilton, Canada
  • 1971 Mayuko Takata, Japanese actress, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1975 Kylie Bax, New Zealand model, born in Thames, New Zealand
  • 1975 Bradley Cooper, American actor (Silver Linnings Playbook, American Hustle), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1978 January Jones, American actress, born in Sioux Falls, South Dakota
  • 1980 Garette Patrick Ratliff, American actor (Return to Blue Lagoon), born in Burbank, California
  • 1981 Brooklyn Sudano, American actress, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1985 Michael Cuccione, Canadian actor, born in Burnaby, Canada (d. 2001)
  • 1985 Yoon So-yi, South Korean actress, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • 1986 Deepika Padukone, Indian model, actress, and activist (Om Shanti Om, Cocktail, Piki), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1986 Teppei Koike, Japanese actor & singer, born in Osaka Prefecture, Japan
  • 1987 Kristin Cavallari, American actress, born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1996 Max Baldry, English actor, born in Redhill, United Kingdom