Birthdays in Film & TV on July 25

  • 1890 Julian Rivero, American actor (Son of Oklahoma, Via Pony Express), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1976)
  • 1890 Tom O'Brien, American actor (Physical Evidence), born in San Diego, California (d. 1947)
  • 1893 Dorothy Dickson, American actress and dancer (Paying The Piper; Danny Boy), born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 1995)
  • 1894 Walter Brennan, American actor (Real McCoys, At Gun Point), born in Lynn, Massachusetts (d. 1974)
  • 1895 Yvonne Printemps, French singer and actress (Paris Waltz; Voyage to America), born in Ermont, France (d. 1977)
  • 1896 Jack Perrin, American actor, born in Three Rivers, Michigan (d. 1967)
  • 1899 Arthur Lubin, American film director and producer (Francis The Talking Mule, Mr Ed), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1995)
  • 1899 Ralph Dumke, American actor (Movieland Quiz), born in South Bend, Indiana (d. 1964)
  • 1901 Lila Lee, American actress (Midnight Girl, Blood & Sand), born in Union Hill, New Jersey (d. 1973)
  • 1908 Jack Gilford, American actor (Save the Tiger, Cocoon, Arthur 2), born in NYC, New York (d. 1990)

Woody Strode

1914 Woody Strode, American football end (LA Rams, Calgary Stampeders) and actor (Posse, Cotton Club, Vigilante, Scream), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1994)

Estelle Getty

1923 Estelle Getty, American actress (The Golden Girls, The Golden Palace), born in NYC, New York (d. 2008)

  • 1923 Leonardo Villar, Brazilian actor (The Given Word), born in Piracicaba, Brazil (d. 2020)
  • 1925 Jerry Paris, American director (Happy Days) and actor (Dick Van Dyke Show - "Jerry"), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1986)
  • 1926 Teodor Grigoriu, Romanian classical music and film score composer, born in Galați, Romania (d. 2014)
  • 1927 Daniel Ceccaldi, French actor (Stolen Kisses, Bed and Board), born in Meaux, Seine-et-Marne, France (d. 2003)
  • 1928 Mario Montenegro, Filipino actor (The Rites of May), born in Pagsanjan, Philippines (d. 1988)
  • 1930 Annie Ross, British-American jazz singer (Lambert, Hendricks & Ross - "Twisted") and actress, born in London (d. 2020)
  • 1930 Mitzi Shore [Lillian Saidel], American owner of The Comedy Store and founder of The Comedy Channel, born in Menominee, Michigan (d. 2018)
  • 1934 Claude Zidi, French film director and screenwriter (My New Partner), born in Paris
  • 1934 Don Ellis, American avant garde jazz trumpeter, and Grammy Award-winning film score composer (The French Connection), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1978)
  • 1935 Barbara Harris, American Tony Award-winning actress (Plaza Suite; Family Plot), born in Evanston, lllinois (d. 2018)
  • 1941 Donna Theodore, American actress and singer (Hollywood Talent Scouts), born in Pleasanton, California
  • 1941 Peter Suschitzky, Polish-British cinematographer and photographer, born in London
  • 1941 Raúl Ruiz, Chilean filmmaker (Three Sad Tigers), born in Puerto Montt, Chile (d. 2011)
  • 1943 Janet Margolin, American actress (Take the Money & Run, David & Lisa), born in NYC, New York (d. 1993)
  • 1944 Mijanou van Baarzel, Dutch actress (Klaverweide-Alicia)
  • 1951 Vanessa [Connie Witteman], Dutch model and singer, born in Voorburg, Netherlands
  • 1954 Lynne Frederick, English actress (Schizophrenia), born in Middlesex, England (d. 1994)
  • 1955 Iman [Abdulmajid], Somali-American model and actress (Star Trek 6), born in Mogadishu, Somalia
  • 1957 Roger Clinton Jr., American actor and lounge singer, President Clinton's half-brother, born in Hot Springs, Arkansas
  • 1961 Bobbie Eakes, American actress (The Bold and the Beautiful), born in Warner Robins, Georgia
  • 1961 Illeana Douglas [Hessellberg], American actress (Picture Perfect; To Die For; Six Feet Under), born in Quincy, Massachusetts [some sources give birth year as 1965, some New Haven as birth place]
  • 1961 Katherine Kelly Lang, American actress (Bold & Beautiful - "Brooke"), born in Los Angeles, California

Matt LeBlanc

1967 Matt LeBlanc, American actor (Joey Tribbiani-Friends), born in Newton, Massachusetts

  • 1967 Wendy Raquel Robinson, American actress (The Steve Harvey Show), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1973 David Denman, American actor (The Office), born in Newport Beach, California
  • 1974 Jay R. Ferguson, American actor (Evening Shade, Mad Men), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1974 Kenzo Suzuki, Japanese professional wrestler, born in Hekinan, Aichi, Japan
  • 1982 Brad Renfro, American actor (The Client), born in Knoxville, Tennessee (d. 2008)
  • 1985 James Lafferty, American actor (One Tree Hill-Nathan Scott), born in Hemet, California
  • 1985 Jasmine Lennard, British model and reality TV star (Big Brother), born in Belgravia, Westminster, England
  • 1985 Shantel VanSanten, American model and actress (For All Mankind), born in Luverne, Minnesota
  • 1987 Michael Welch, American actor (Joan of Arcadia-Luke Girardi), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1988 Heather Marks, Canadian model, born in Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • 1988 Sarah Geronimo, Filipino pop singer ("Tala") and actress (You Changed My Life), born in Santa Cruz, Manila, Philippines
  • 1989 Noel Callahan, Canadian actor (Romeo!), born in White Rock, British Columbia, Canada