Birthdays in Film & TV on July 30

  • 1882 Holmes Herbert, British actor (Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, The Kiss), born in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, England (d. 1956)
  • 1895 Wanda Hawley, American silent screen actress (The Affairs of Anatol), born in Scranton, Pennsylvania (d. 1963)
  • 1913 Karl Guttmann, Austrian/Neth playwright/director (Albee/Pinter)
  • 1916 Dick Wilson, American actor (d. 2007)
  • 1917 Eddy Grove, American actor, born in NYC, New York (d. 1995)
  • 1921 Georg G Lampe, Dutch painter/director (Free Academy)
  • 1925 Jacques Sernas, Lithuania, actor (La Dolce Vita, Helen of Troy)
  • 1927 Richard Johnson, British actor (Never So Few, Restless, Beyond the Door), born in Upminster (d. 2015)
  • 1927 Victor Wong [Yee Keung Victor Wong], American actor (Big Trouble in Little China), born in San Francisco, California (d. 2001)
  • 1928 Eunice Muñoz, Portuguese actress
  • 1930 Tony Lip, Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, actor (Sopranos, Donnie Brasco, Good Fellas), (d. 2013)
  • 1931 Joan Vohs, actress (Fort Ti, Vice Squad, Sabrina), born in St Albans, New York
  • 1933 Edd "Kookie" Byrnes, American actor (77 Sunset Strip, Jack the Ripper), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1934 Ben Piazza, actor (Blues Brothers, Ben Casey, Dallas), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • 1936 Ralph Taeger, Richmond Hill NY, actor (Klondike, Acapulco, Hondo)
  • 1939 Peter Bogdanovich, director and producer (Last Picture Show), born in Kingston, New York
  • 1940 Reva Rose, singer/actress (Temperature's Rising), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1944 Frances de la Tour, actress (Bejeweled, Wombling Free)
  • 1945 David Sanborn, jazz saxophonist (David Letterman Show)

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1947 Arnold Schwarzenegger, Austrian-American body builder, actor (Terminator) and politician (38th Governor of California), born in Thal, Austria

Actor, Body Builder & Politician Arnold Schwarzenegger
Actor, Body Builder & Politician
Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • 1947 Margo Sappington, Baytown TX, actress (Oh Calcutta)
  • 1947 William Atherton, Ct, actor (Real Genius, Ghostbusters, Class of 44)
  • 1948 Jean Reno, Moroccan-born French actor
  • 1950 Frank Stallone, American Sylvestor's brother/actor (Barfly, Outlaw Force), born in NYC, New York
  • 1954 Ken Olin, actor (Hill St Blues, Michael-30 Something), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1956 Delta Burke, actress (Suzanne-Designing Women), born in Orlando, Florida
  • 1957 Mark Tymchyshyn, actor (Gavin-As The World Turns), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1958 Richard Burgi, actor (Chad Rollo-Another World), born in Montclair, New Jersey

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1960 Richard Linklater, American filmmaker (Before Sunrise, Boyhood), born in Houston, Texas

  • 1961 Laurence Fishburne, actor (Red Heat, School Daze), born in Augusta, Georgia
  • 1962 Monique Gabrielle, actress (Flashdance, Night Shift), born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • 1963 Lisa Kudrow, American actress (Phoebe Buffay on Friends), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963 Monique Gabrielle, actress (Bad Girls 4, Amazon Women on Moon), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1964 Vivica A. Fox, American actress
  • 1964 Alek Keshishian, Lebanese-born American film director
  • 1968 Terry Crews, American NFL linebacker (Washington Redskins) and actor (Brooklyn Nine Nine), born in Flint, Michigan
  • 1969 Simon Baker, Australian actor

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1970 Christopher Nolan, English film director (Inception, Interstellar), born in London, England

  • 1971 Tom Green, Canadian comedian and actor
  • 1971 Christine Taylor, American actress
  • 1973 Cara Jackson, Chandler Arizona, Miss America-Arizona (1996)
  • 1973 Sonu Nigam, Indian singer/actor

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1974 Hilary Swank, American actress (Boys Don't Cry, Million Dollar Baby), born in Lincoln, Nebraska

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  • 1975 Annie Parisse [Anne Marie Cancelmi], American actress (Law & Order, As the World Turns), born in Anchorage, Alaska
  • 1977 Jaime Pressly, American actress
  • 1978 James Branaman, American model and reality show contestant
  • 1980 Chuck Thomas, British TV producer / presenter
  • 1982 Yvonne Strahovski, Australian actress
  • 1984 Gabrielle Christian, American actress