Birthdays in Film & TV on July 19

  • 1879 Hendrik Gerrit Cannegieter, meteorology/director (KNMI), born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1964)
  • 1881 Adriaan Jurriaan Zoetmulder, Dutch writer and director (Eindhovens Dagblad) (d. 1972)
  • 1883 Max Fleischer, Polish-American animator and film producer (Betty Boop, Popeye the Sailor Man), born in Kraków, Austrian Poland (d. 1972)
  • 1902 Gerard Rutten, Dutch film director (Miraculous Life of Willem Parel), born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1982)
  • 1907 Isabel Jewell, American actress (Gone with the Wind), born in Shoshoni, Wyoming (d. 1972)
  • 1919 Patricia Medina, British actress (The Three Musketeers, High-Low), born in Liverpool, England (d. 2012)
  • 1924 Martin Patterson "Pat" Hingle, American actor (Hang 'em High, Splendor in the Grass, Batman Returns), born in Miami, Florida (d. 2009)
  • 1925 Sue Thompson [Eva Sue Mckee], American pop and country music singer ("Sad Movies (Make Me Cry"), born in Nevada, Missouri
  • 1926 Helen Gallagher, American singer, dancer and actress (Ryan's Hope, Strangers When We Meet), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1934 Willem Nijholt, Dutch actor (De Nietsnut, Respect, Op Afbetaling), born in Gombong, Central Java
  • 1935 Vasily Livanov, Russian film actor and screenwriter, born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1937 Richard Jordan [Robert Anson Jordan Jr.], American actor (Dune, Gettysburg), born in NYC, New York
  • 1940 Dennis Cole, American actor (Felony Squad, Brackens's World), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2009)
  • 1945 George Dzundza, American actor (The Deer Hunter, Law & Order), born in Rosenheim,Germany
  • 1947 Mike Dutfield, documentary producer, born in Chingford, Essex, England (d. 1995)
  • 1948 Beverly Archer, American actress (Iola-Mama's Family), born in Oak Park, Illinois

  • 1949 Ivar Kants, Australian actor (A Country Practice), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • 1950 Simon Cadell, English actor (Hi-De-Hi, Pride & Extreme Prejudice), born in London (d. 1996)
  • 1951 Abel Ferrara, American filmmaker (King of New York), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1956 Yoshiaki Yatsu, Japanese professional wrestler (NJPW/WCCW/WWF) and mixed martial artist, born in Oura, Gunma, Japan
  • 1956 Peter Barton, American actor (Powers of Matthew Star), born in Valley Stream, New York
  • 1958 Robert Gibson, American professional wrestler, born in Pensacola, Florida
  • 1959 Terri Treas, American actress (Hannah-7 Brides for 7 Brothers), born in Kansas City, Kansas
  • 1961 Suzi Schott, American actress and Playboy playmate (August, 1984), born in Springfield, Illinois
  • 1961 Campbell Scott, American actor, director and producer (Saint Ralph, Big Night), born in NYC, New York
  • 1961 Hideo Nakata, Japanese film director, born in Okayama, Japan
  • 1961 Benoît Mariage, Belgian film director, born in Virton, Belgium
  • 1962 Anthony Edwards, American actor (It Takes Two, Dr Greene-ER), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1964 Alexandra Curtis, American actress, model and daughter of Christine Kaufmann
  • 1966 Nancy Walls, American actress
  • 1969 David Goldsmith, actor (Eric-Models Inc), born in New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • 1972 Adriaan Jurriaan Zoetmulder, Dutch author and director (Eindhovens Newspaper)
  • 1972 Andrew Kavovit, actor (Paul-As the World Turns)
  • 1972 Naohito Fujiki, Japanese actor and singer
  • 1973 Saïd Taghmaoui, French actor
  • 1974 Rey Bucanero, Mexican professional wrestler
  • 1976 R J Williams, actor (General Hospital, Full House)
  • 1976 Vinessa Shaw, American actress
  • 1976 Benedict Cumberbatch, English actor (12 Years a Slave, Sherlock), born in London, England
  • 1977 Tony Mamaluke, American professional wrestler
  • 1980 Mark Webber, American actor
  • 1982 Jared Padalecki, American actor (Supernatural), born in San Antonio, Texas
  • 1984 Lasse Gjertsen, Norwegian animator
  • 1984 Alessandra De Rossi, Filipino actress
  • 1990 Steven Anthony Lawrence, American actor