Birthdays in Film & TV on July 1

  • July
  • 1873 Alice Guy-Blaché, American film director (d. 1968)
  • 1887 Charles D Brown, American actor (Barefoot Boy, Disbarred, Night Editor), born in Council Bluffs, Iowa (d. 1948)
  • 1896 Pavel G Antokolski, Russian poet/director (Syn) [NS]

Person of interestCharles Laughton

1899 Charles Laughton, English actor (Mutiny on Bounty, Spartacus), born in Scarborough, England (d. 1962)

  • 1901 Irna Phillips, created 6 soap operas (Guiding Light), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1903 Beatrix Lehmann, British actress (Candles at Nine, Staircase), born in Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, England (d. 1979)

Person of interestOlivia de Havilland

1916 Olivia de Havilland, American actress (All the King's Men, The Adventures of Robin Hood, Gone with the Wind), born in Tokyo, Japan

  • 1920 Harold Sakata [Toshiyuki], American actor (Gold Finger, Dimension 5), born in Holualoa, Hawaii (d. 1982)
  • 1923 Constance Ford, American model and actress (Burden Hunt, Another World), born in NYC, New York (d. 1993)
  • 1925 Farley Granger, actor (Arnold, Rope, Deathmask), born in San Jose, California
  • 1926 Franclaois-Regis Bastide, writer/broadcaster
  • 1926 Delmar Watson, American child actor (Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Heidi, Annie Oakley), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2008)
  • 1930 Moustapha Akkad, Syrian-American filmmaker (d. 2005)
  • 1933 Sam Rutigliano, American NFL coach/broadcaster (Cleveland Browns), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1934 Jamie Farr, actor (Klinger-M*A*S*H, AfterMASH), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • 1934 Jean Marsh, actress (Dark Places, Eagle has Landed), born in London, England

Person of interestSydney Pollack

1934 Sydney Pollack, American director, actor and producer (Tootsie, Out of Africa), born in Lafayette, Indiana (d. 2008)

Film Director, Producer and Actor Sydney Pollack
Film Director, Producer and Actor
Sydney Pollack
  • 1934 Claude Berri, French actor, director and screenwriter
  • 1939 Frank Parker, American actor (Days of our Lives, Never Too Young), born in Darby, Pennsylvania (2018)
  • 1939 Karen Black, American actress (5 Easy Pieces, Pyx), (d. 2013)
  • 1941 Sally Quinn, Georgia, CBS newscaster (Morning Show)
  • 1942 Genevieve Bujold, actress (King of Hearts, Choose Me, Coma), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1945 Mike Burstyn, Israeli-American actor
  • 1951 Daryl Anderson, actor (Animal-Lou Grant), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1951 Trevor Eve, Wales, actor (Shadow Chasers)
  • 1951 Terrence Mann, American actor and dancer

Person of interestDan Aykroyd

1952 Daniel "Dan" Aykroyd, Canadian-American comedian and actor (SNL, Dragnet), born in Ottawa, Canada

Actor and Comedian Dan Aykroyd
Actor and Comedian
Dan Aykroyd
  • 1956 Lorna Patterson, actress (Airplane, Pvt Benjamin), born in Whittier, California
  • 1956 Alan Ruck, American actor (Spin City), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1962 Andre Braugher, American actor (Homicide: Life on the Street, Brooklyn Nine-Nine), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1964 Theresa Lynn, American actress (Orgasm Girl-Private Parts), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1966 Patrick McEnroe, American tennis player/coach/broadcaster (coach US Davis Cup win 2007), born in Manhasset, New York
  • 1967 Pamela Anderson, Canadian American actress (Baywatch) and Playboy playmate (Feb 90), born in Ladysmith BC
  • 1968 Roshumba Williams, model (Bride), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1968 Tim Abell, American actor
  • 1971 Melissa Peterman [Melissa Margaret], American actress (Reba, Fargo), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1971 Julianne Nicholson, American actress
  • 1971 Steven W. Bailey, American actor
  • 1972 Corey Hirsch, Canadian NHL goalie/coach/broadcaster (Olympic silver 1994), born in Medicine Hat, Canada
  • 1974 Michele Krasnoo, American actress (Kickboxer IV), born in Culver City California,

Person of interestLiv Tyler

1977 Liv Tyler, American actress and daughter of Aerosmith's frontman, Steven Tyler (Stealing Beauty, Lord of the Rings), born in NYC, New York

Actress Liv Tyler
Liv Tyler
  • 1982 Carmella DeCesare, American model
  • 1982 Romola Garai, English actress
  • 1982 Hilarie Burton, American actress
  • 1985 Lea Seydoux. French actress (Blue Is the Warmest Colour, Spectre), born in Paris, France
  • 1988 Evan Ellingson, American actor
  • 1989 Mitch Hewer, English actor
  • 1989 Hannah Murray, English actress
  • 1992 Bryant Jones, Camarillo Ca, actor (Nate Hastings-Young & Restless)