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
Jane Wyman
  • 1925 Wolf Morris, actor (Decoy)
  • 1926 Robert Earle, Baldwin NY, TV host (GE College Bowl)

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
  • 1940 Michael O'Donoghue, Sauquoit, New York, American writer and performer (Saturday Night Live, Scrooged)
  • 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, actor (Ted-Lou Grant), born in Glendale, California
  • 1942 Jan Leeming, English television presenter and newsreader
  • 1944 Felix Arons, Dutch director/actor (Waaldrecht)
  • 1945 Roger Spottiswoode, Canadian-born film director

Person of interestDiane Keaton

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

Actress Diane Keaton
Diane Keaton
  • 1947 Ted Lange, actor (Isaac-Love Boat, Mr T & Tina), born in Oakland, California
  • 1953 Pamela Sue Martin, 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 Joel Wyner, actor and director (Lyle Springer-Sirens, Listen, Club)
  • 1962 Perry Fenwick, English actor
  • 1965 Vinnie Jones, English-born Welsh footballer and actor
  • 1967 Ricky Paull Goldin, actor (Doug-Hail to the Chief, Another World), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1967 Joe Flanigan, American actor
  • 1968 Carl Evans, Actor (Guilding Light)
  • 1969 Paul McGillion, Scottish actor
  • 1970 Rick Campanelli, Canadian TV presenter
  • 1971 Mayuko Takata, Japanese actress
  • 1975 Kylie Bax, New Zealand model
  • 1975 Bradley Cooper, American actor (Silver Linnings Playbook, American Hustle), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1978 January Jones, American actress
  • 1980 Garette Patrick Ratliff, actor (Return to Blue Lagoon)
  • 1981 Brooklyn Sudano, American actress
  • 1985 Michael Cuccione, Canadian actor (d. 2001)
  • 1985 Yoon So-Yi, South Korean actress
  • 1986 Deepika Padukone, Indian model, actress, and activist (Om Shanti Om, Cocktail, Piki), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1986 Teppei Koike, Japanese actor and singer
  • 1987 Kristin Cavallari, American actress
  • 1996 Max Baldry, English actor