Birthdays in Film & TV on July 13

  • 1888 Jean Murat, French actor (Eternal Rain, Carnival Flanders), born in Périgueux, Dordogne, France (d. 1968)
  • 1895 Sidney Blackmer, American actor (played Ted Roosevelt in 7 movies, Rosemary's Baby), born in Salisbury, North Carolina (d. 1973)
  • 1901 Eric Portman, Yorkshire England, actor (Naked Edge, Canterbury Tale), (d. 1969)
  • 1913 Dave Garroway, TV host (Today Show), born in Schnectady, New York
  • 1921 Ernest Gold [Goldner], Austrian-born American film composer (Exodus), born in Vienna (d. 1999)
  • 1921 Git Gay [Birgit Carp], Swedish revue director, actress and singer (Git Gay Show, Ge mig en lektion i kärlek), born in Karlshamn, Sweden (d. 2007)
  • 1922 Lois Kibbee, American actress (Edge of Night), born in Rhinelander, Wisconsin (d. 1993)
  • 1923 Sudie Bond, American actress (Love Story, Johnny Dangerously), born in Louisville, Kentucky (d. 1984)
  • 1928 Bob Crane, American DJ and actor (Col Hogan-Hogan's Heroes, Donna Reed), born in Waterbury, Connecticut (d. 1978)
  • 1931 Bill Moor [William Hendrickson Moor III], American actor (Kramer vs. Kramer, The Devil's Advocate, Hanky Panky), born in Toledo, Ohio (d. 2007)
  • 1933 Patsy Byrne, English actress (Stealing Heaven, Blackadder II), born in Ashford, (d. 2014)

Person of interestPatrick Stewart

1940 Patrick Stewart, English actor (Picard-Star Trek Next Generation, Charles Xavier-X-men), born in Mirfield, Yorkshire, England

  • 1941 Jacques Perrin, actress (Cinema Paradiso, 317th Platoon), born in Paris, France
  • 1941 Lut[guard] Tomsin, actress/director (Knock on the Door)
  • 1941 Robert Forster, actor (Lady in Red, Alligator), born in Rochester, New York

Person of interestHarrison Ford

1942 Harrison Ford, American actor (Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Blade Runner), born in Chicago, Illinois


  • 1943 Danny Lockin, Lanai, Hawaii, actor/dancer (Hello Dolly), (d. 1977)
  • 1946 Richard "Cheech" Marin, Mexican-American stand-up comedian, actor, and activist (Cheech & Chong-Up in Smoke, Nash Bridges), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1948 Daphne Maxwell Reid, actress (Frank's Place)
  • 1951 Didi Conn, [Bernstein], American actress (Denise-Benson, Grease), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1957 Cameron Crowe, American director, screenwriter, journalist (Rolling Stone), author, and actor (Almost Famous, Jerry Maguire, Fast Times at Ridgemont High), born in Palm Springs, California
  • 1962 Tom Kenny, American voice actor
  • 1968 Robert Gant, American actor
  • 1968 Christian Taylor, British screenwriter
  • 1969 Jamie Walter, actor (Pirate Island)
  • 1972 Sean Waltman, American wrestler
  • 1975 Danni Boatwright, American model/beauty queen (Miss Teen USA 1992 2nd runner-up), born in Tonganoxie, Kansas
  • 1976 Al Santos, American model and actor
  • 1977 Ashley Scott, American actress
  • 1982 Christopher Bauman, American professional wrestler (d. 2005)
  • 1988 Steven R. McQueen, American Actor
  • 1990 Matt Weinberg, American actor
  • 1992 Dylan Patton, American actor
  • 1994 Ridge Canipe, American actor (Walk the Line, A Single Man, Music Within), born in Laguna Beach, California
  • 2305 Jean-Luc Picard, fictional captain on Star Trek Next Generation