Birthdays in Film & TV on July 2

  • 1867 Herbert Prior, British actor (Caught Short, Slave of Desire), born in Oxfordshire, England (d. 1954)
  • 1889 Cor Hermus, Dutch actor, director and writer (Bleeke Bet, William of Orange, Jantes, A Mother), born in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1953)
  • 1893 August Maes, Flemish actor and director (Shylock-Hamlet), born (d. 1979)
  • 1900 Sir Tyrone Guthrie, British actor, producer, writer and director, born in Tunbridge Wells, England (d. 1971)
  • 1906 Alan Webb, British actor (King Lear, Taming of Shrew, Challenge of Lassie), born in York, England (d. 1982)
  • 1913 Edith Heerdegen, German actress (Serpent's Egg, Monpti), born in Dresden, Germany (d. 1982)
  • 1916 Ken Curtis, [Curtis Gates], actor (Ripcord, Festus - Gunsmoke), born in Lamar, Colorado (d. 1991)
  • 1921 Maria Britneva, Russian actress (A Room with a View, Maurice), born in Petrograd, Russia (d. 1994)
  • 1927 Brock Peters, actor/singer (Carmen Jones, To Kill a Mockingbird), born in NYC, New York
  • 1927 Ruth Berghaus, choreographer/director
  • 1928 Estelita Rodriguez, Cuban actress (Cuban Fireball, Havana Rose), born in Guanajay, Cuba (d. 1966)
  • 1928 Pavel Kohout, Czech, director/author (Poor Murderer)
  • 1931 Robert Ito, actor (Sam-Quincy ME), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1932 Ken McMillan, American actor (Malone, Concrete Beat), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1937 Polly Holliday, Jasper Ala, actress (Flo-Alice, Flo-Flo)
  • 1946 Ron Silver, American actor (Reversal of Fortune, Timecop) and political activist, born in NYC, New York (d. 2009)

Person of interestLarry David

1947 Larry David, actor/comedian/writer (Seinfeld, Curb Your Enthusiasm), born in Brooklyn, New York

Comedian/Writer Larry David
Larry David
  • 1948 Saul Rubinek, Canadian film actor
  • 1949 Hanno Pöschl, Austrian actor
  • 1954 Wendy Schaal, actress (It's a Living, Julie-Fantasy Is), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1955 Andrew Divoff, Venezuelan actor
  • 1956 Jerry Hall, Mesquite Tx, model/Mrs Mick Jagger (Batman, Freejack)
  • 1957 Brett "the Hitman" Hart, Canadian WWF champion, born in Alberta
  • 1960 Julia Montgomery, American actress (One Life to Live, Revenge of the Nerds), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1960 Terry Rossio, American screenwriter
  • 1961 Alba Parietti, Torino Italy, actress (Galagoal, Abbronzatissima)
  • 1961 James McNichol, actor (Fitzpatricks, California Fever), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1961 Michael Lindsay, Voice actor
  • 1963 Mark Kermode, British film critic
  • 1967 Debee Ashby, Coventry England, topless model (There's Girl in My Soup)
  • 1970 Scotty 2 Hotty, American wrestler
  • 1972 Towanna Stone, Miss USA-Tennessee (1997, 3rd)
  • 1973 Peter Kay, British comedian
  • 1974 Moon So-ri, South Korean actress
  • 1980 Nicole Manske, American beauty queen and motorsports television commentator
  • 1982 Olivia Munn, American television hostess
  • 1983 Sammy J, Australian comedian
  • 1984 Vanessa Lee Chester, American actress

Person of interestAshley Tisdale

1985 Ashley Tisdale, American actress and singer (High School Musical), born in Monmouth County, New Jersey

Actress and Singer Ashley Tisdale
Actress and Singer
Ashley Tisdale

Person of interestLindsay Lohan

1986 Lindsay Lohan, American actress (Alli Fowler-Another World), born in NYC, New York

Actress Lindsay Lohan
Lindsay Lohan
  • 1987 Ruslana Korshunova, Kazakhstani model (d. 2008)
  • 1990 Margot Robbie, Australian actress and producer (The Wolf of Wall Street, Focus), born in Dalby, Queensland