Birthdays in Film & TV on July 23

  • 1816 Charlotte Saunders Cushman, American actress (Lady MacBeth), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1876)
  • 1853 William Gillette, American actor, playwright and manager (Sherlock Holmes on stage), born in Hartford, Connecticut, (d. 1937)

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1884 Emil Jannings, German actor (Faust, The Blue Angel, The Way of All Flesh), born in Rorschach, Switzerland (d. 1950)

  • 1895 Florence Vidor, American actress (Jack Knife Man), born in Houston, Texas (d. 1977)
  • 1895 Aileen Pringle, American actress (Murder at Midnight), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1989)
  • 1901 Hank Worden, American actor (The Searcher, Red River), born in Rolfe, Iowa (d. 1992)
  • 1906 Clancy Cooper, American actress (Enchanted Forest, Girls in Chains), born in Boise, Idaho (d. 1975)
  • 1908 Karl Swenson, American actor (Lars Hanson-Little House on the Prairie), born in Brooklyn New York (d. 1978)
  • 1912 Michael Wilding, England, actor (Courtney Affair, World of Suzie Wong)
  • 1913 Coral Browne, Australian actress (Margaret-Time Express), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • 1917 Kurt Kreuger, Swiss-German actor (Fear, Unfaithfully Yours), born in Michenberg, Germany (d. 2006)
  • 1918 Bueno de Mesquita Dutch comedian and actor (d. 2005)
  • 1921 Calvert DeForest, comedian (Larry "Bud" Melman), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1921 Heinz Bennent, Aachen Germany, Actor (Possession)
  • 1924 Gavin Lambert, British-born screenwriter (d. 2005)
  • 1925 Donna Anderson, Akiak AK, actress (On the Beach
  • 1925 Gloria DeHaven, American musical actress (Step Lively), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2016)
  • 1931 Guy Fournier, French Canadian author and screenwriter
  • 1933 Bert Convy, actor and game show host (Tattletales), born in St Louis, Missouri (d. 1991)
  • 1938 Ronny Cox, Cloudcroft Mass, actor (St Elsewhere)
  • 1938 Götz George, German actor
  • 1940 Don Imus, radio disc jockey (WNBC)
  • 1945 Harold W Hennep, Arubians Dutch dancer and actor (Plus Echo)
  • 1947 David Essex, [Cook], rock vocalist/actor (That'll be the Day), born in London, England
  • 1950 Belinda J Montgomery, Winnipeg, actress (Man From Atlantis)
  • 1950 Kaity Tong, news anchor (WABC-TV NYC)
  • 1951 Edie McClurg, actress (Cinderella-1985, Hogan Family), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1951 Terry Davis, American actress (Stacey Winthrop-Another World), born in NYC, New York
  • 1957 Theo van Gogh, Dutch film director (d. 2004)
  • 1958 Lydia Cornell, actress (Sara Rush-Too Close for Comfort), born in El Paso, Texas
  • 1959 Nancy Savoca, American filmmaker
  • 1960 Al Perez, American professional wrestler

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1961 Woody Harrelson, American actor (Woody Boyd in Cheers), born in Midland, Texas

  • 1961 André Ducharme, Canadian (Québécois) humorist (Rock et Belles Oreilles) and author
  • 1962 Eriq La Salle, actor (Dr Peter Benton-ER), born in Hartford, Connecticut

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1967 Philip Seymour Hoffman, American actor (Capote, Moneyball), born in Fairport, New York (d. 2014)

  • 1968 Beth Ehlers, actress (Harley Cooper-Guiding Light, Hunger), born in Queens, New York
  • 1968 Stephane Seymour, model (Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover-1988)
  • 1970 Charisma Carpenter, American actress (Angel), born in Las Vegas,Nevada
  • 1971 Christopher Lee, Singaporean actor and model
  • 1972 Marlon Wayans, comedian (Wayans Bros, In Living Color)
  • 1973 Omar Epps, American actor
  • 1973 Himesh Reshammiya, Indian Bollywood composer, singer and actor.
  • 1974 Sonny Siaki, Samoan-born professional wrestler
  • 1974 Kathryn Hahn, American actress
  • 1975 Seong Hyeon-ah, South Korean actress
  • 1975 Surya Sivakumar, Tamil actor
  • 1979 Perro Aguayo, Jr., Mexican professional wrestler
  • 1983 Andrew Eiden, American actor
  • 1983 Bec Hewitt, Australian actress
  • 1986 Ayaka Komatsu, Japanese model and actress
  • 1986 Reece Ritchie, English actor
  • 1988 Pippa Bennett-Warner, English actress

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1989 Daniel Radcliffe, English actor (Harry Potter in the Harry Potter series of movies), born in London, England

  • 1996 Rachel G. Fox, American actress