Birthdays in Film & TV on July 27

  • 1882 Donald Crisp, British actor and director (How Green Was My Valley, Pollyana), born in Bow, London, England (d. 1974)
  • 1890 Judith Lowry, American actress (The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds), born in Fort Sill, Oklahoma (d. 1976)
  • 1898 Lena Amsel, Russian actress (Love Tragedy), born in Lódz, Poland, Russian Empire (d. 1929)
  • 1903 Nikolai Cherkasov, Russian actor (Ivan the Terrible), born in St Petersburg, Russia (d. 1966)
  • 1910 Lupita Tovar, Mexican-born actress (Dracula), born in Matías Romero, Mexico (d. 2016)
  • 1916 Keenan Wynn, actor (Dr Strangelove, Absent Minded Professor), born in NYC, New York (d. 1986)
  • 1917 Bourvil, French actor (d. 1970)
  • 1920 Beatrice Pearson, Dennison Texas, actress (Moving Finger)
  • 1921 Émile Genest, Quebec actor (d. 2003)
  • 1922 Adolfo Celi, Italian film actor and director (Next Man, Murders in Rue Morgue), born in Messina, Sicily (d. 1986)
  • 1922 Lillian Hayman, American actress (Leslie Uggams Show), born in Baltimore,Maryland (d. 1994)
  • 1922 Norman Lear, TV writer/producer (All in The Family)
  • 1928 Karloff Lagarde, Mexican lucha libre wrestler (d. 2007)
  • 1931 Jerry Van Dyke, Danville Ill, actor (My Mother the Car, Coach)
  • 1937 Don Galloway, Brooksville Ky, actor (Arrest & Trial, Ironside)
  • 1938 Shirley Anne Field, England, actress (Alfie, War Lover) [or Jun 27]
  • 1939 Irv Cross, NFL sportscaster (CBS-TV)
  • 1939 James Victor, Puerto Rico, actor (Boulevard Night, Streets of LA)
  • 1942 Barbara Ferris, actress (Nice Girl Like Me), born in London, England
  • 1942 John Pleshette, American actor (Richard-Knots Landing, 7th Avenue), born in NYC, New York
  • 1943 Stu Gilliam, actor/comedian (Roll Out, Harris & Company), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1946 Gwynne Gilford, actress (Linda Harris-Waverly Wonders), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1946 Ricardo Anasagasti, [Ricardo M Meul], Curacao, dancer/actor
  • 1946 Rade Šerbedžija, Croatian actor
  • 1947 Betty Thomas, actress (Lucy Baines-Hill Street Blues), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • 1949 Jeremy Thomas, actor (Family Life)
  • 1950 Simon Jones, Willshire England, comedian (News is the News)
  • 1951 Janet Eilber, actress (Hard to Hold, Romantic Comedy), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1953 Yahoo Serious, Australian comedian
  • 1956 Carol Leifer, American actress
  • 1957 Gezina E "Liesbeth" van Apeldoorn, Dutch actress (Composer)
  • 1957 Matt Osborne, American professional wrestler
  • 1967 Sasha Mitchell, actor (Spike of Bensonhurst), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1967 Kellie Waymire, American actress (d. 2003)
  • 1968 Julian McMahon, Australian actor (Nip/Tuck, Profiler), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1968 Maria Grazia Cucinotta, Messina Sicily, actress (Postman)
  • 1969 Triple H, American professional wrestler
  • 1970 Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Danish actor (Game of Thrones), born in Rudkøbing
  • 1972 Takako Fuji, Japanese actress
  • 1972 Maya Rudolph, American actress and comedian
  • 1973 Amy Linn Duncan, Miss America-Oklahoma (1997), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • 1977 Jason Michael Zimbler, actor (Clarissa Explains it All), born in Queens, New York
  • 1979 Shannon Moore, American wrestler
  • 1980 Nick Nemeth, American professional wrestler
  • 1983 Alsou, Russian pop-star and actress
  • 1985 Benedita Pereira, Portuguese actress
  • 1985 Lou Taylor Pucci, American actor
  • 1989 Charlotte Arnold, Canadian actress
  • 1990 Nick Hogan, American reality TV star
  • 1990 Indiana Evans, Australian actress
  • 1994 Spencer Achtymichuk, Canadian actor
  • 2000 Kali Rodriguez, American actress