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 (Quality Street The Bank Dick), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1957)
  • 1892 Anne Morrison Chapin, American playwright, actress, (The Wild Westcotts), and screenwriter (The Sailor Takes A Wife), born in Shoals, Indiana (d. 1967)
  • 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 and singer (Captain Kangaroo - "Mr. Green Jeans"; The Fred Waring Show - "Lumpy"), born in Sandwich, Illinois (d. 1987)
  • 1911 Jean-Pierre Aumont, French actor (Lili, Cat & Mouse, Happy Hooker), born in Paris, France (d. 2001)
  • 1913 Jack Haig [John Cecil Coppin], English actor ('Allo, Allo!), born in London, England (d. 1989)

George ReevesGeorge Reeves (1914-1959)

American actor (Adventures of Superman; Gone With The Wind), born in Woolstock, Iowa

Jane WymanJane Wyman (1917-2007)

American Academy Award-winning actress (Johnny Belinda; Magnificent Obsession) and 1st wife of Ronald Reagan, born in Saint Joseph, Missouri

  • 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. 2019)
  • 1930 Richard Hayes, American actor & singer (Name That Tune), born in Passaic, New Jersey (d. 2014)

Robert DuvallRobert Duvall (92 years old)

1931 American award-winning actor and filmmaker (The Godfather; Apocalypse Now; M*A*S*H (film); Great Santini; Taxi Driver), born in San Diego, California

  • 1936 Florence King, American humorist, born in Washington, D.C. (d. 2016)
  • 1936 Margarita Sierra, Spanish-American actress (Surfside 6 - "Cha Cha"), born in Madrid, Spain (d. 1963)
  • 1940 Michael O'Donoghue, American writer and performer (Saturday Night Live, Scrooged), born in Sauquoit, New York (d. 1994)

Hayao MiyazakiHayao Miyazaki (82 years old)

1941 Japanese filmmaker (Spirited Away), born in Tokyo, Japan

  • 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 Dany Sava [Danielle Savalle], French actress (Moon Pilot), born in Paris, France
  • 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

Diane KeatonDiane Keaton (77 years old)

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

  • 1947 Ted Lange, American actor (Isaac-Love Boat, Mr T & Tina), born in Oakland, California
  • 1953 Pamela Sue Martin, American actress (Nancy Drew: Dynasty - "Fallon"), born in Westport, Connecticut
  • 1959 Clancy Brown, American film, television, and voice actor (Carnivàle, Billions), born in Urbana, Ohio
  • 1962 Suzy Amis, American actress (Blame it on Rio, Where the Heart is), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • 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 Joe Flanigan, American actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967 Ricky Paull Goldin, American actor (Doug-Hail to the Chief, Another World), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1968 Carl Evans, American actor (Guiding Light), born in NYC, New York

Marilyn MansonMarilyn Manson (54 years old)

1969 American shock-rock singer-songwriter (Marilyn Manson - "The Dope Show"; "Tainted Love"), artist and actor, born in Canton, Ohio

  • 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
  • 1973 Georgia Apostolou, Greek actress, born in Athens, Greece (d. 2016)

Bradley CooperBradley Cooper (48 years old)

1975 American actor (Silver Linnings Playbook, American Hustle), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • 1975 Kylie Bax, New Zealand model, born in Thames, New Zealand

January JonesJanuary Jones (45 years old)

1978 American actress (Betty Draper-Mad Men; X-Men: First Class) and model, 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