Birthdays in Film & TV on July 6

  • 1883 Ralph Morgan [Wupperman], American actor (Creeper, Imposter, Jack London), born in NYC, New York (d. 1956)
  • 1900 Frederica Sagor Maas, American playwright and screen writer (d. 2012)
  • 1918 Sebastian Cabot, British actor (Kismet, Family Affair, Time Machine), born in London, England (d. 1977)
  • 1922 William Schallert, American actor (Patty Duke Show, Get Smart), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2016)
  • 1923 Cathy O'Donnell [Ann Steely], American film noir actress (Miniver Story, Man from Laramie), born in Siluria, Alabama (d. 1970)
  • 1923 Marie McDonald, American singer and actress known as "The Body Beautiful" (Promises Promises), born in Burgin, Kentucky (d. 1965)
  • 1925 Merv Griffin, TV host (Merv Griffin Show), born in San Mateo, California
  • 1925 Ruth Cracknell, Australian actress (Mother and Son), born in Maitland (d. 2002)

Person of interestJanet Leigh

1927 Janet Leigh [Jeanetta Morrison], American actress (Psycho), born in Merced, California (d. 2004)

Actress Janet Leigh
Actress
Janet Leigh
  • 1927 Pat Paulsen, Wash, comedian/presidential candidate (Smothers Bros Show)
  • 1927 Susan Cabot, American actress (Sorority Girl, Carnival Rock), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1986)
  • 1931 Donal Donnelly, Irish actor (The Godfather: Part III, Dead), born in Bradford, West Riding of Yorkshire, England (d. 2010)
  • 1932 Della Reese [Delloreese Patricia Early], American singer and actress (Della Reese Show, Royal Family), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2017)
  • 1936 Dave Allen, Irish comedian (d. 2005)
  • 1937 Ned Beatty, actor (Deliverance, Repossed, Network), born in Lexington, Kentucky
  • 1945 Burt Ward, [Gervis], actor (Robin-Batman), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1946 Fred Dryer, Hawthone California, NFLer (NY Giants, LA Rams)/actor (Hunter)

Person of interestSylvester Stallone

1946 Sylvester Stallone, American actor and director (Rocky, Rambo, Cobra), born in NYC, New York

Actor/Director Sylvester Stallone
Actor/Director
Sylvester Stallone
  • 1947 Richard Beckinsale, Nottingham England, actor (Porridge, Doing Time)
  • 1948 Nathalie Baye, Mainneville France, actress (Beau Pere, Honeymoon)
  • 1949 Shelley Hack, actress (Tiffany Welles-Charlie's Angel), born in Greenwich, Connecticut

Person of interestGeoffrey Rush

1951 Geoffrey Rush, Australian actor (Shakespeare in Love, The King's Speech), born in Toowoomba, Queensland

  • 1952 Grant Goodeve, US actor (David-8 is Enough, Dynasty), born in Middlebury, Connecticut
  • 1954 Allyce Beasley, actress (Agnes Dipesto-Moonlighting), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1954 James Kiberd, actor (Trevor Dillon-Loving, All My Children)
  • 1956 Casey Sander, American actor
  • 1958 Jennifer Saunders, Sleaford England, actress (Absolutely Fabulous)
  • 1961 Kimberly Foster, actress (It Takes Two)
  • 1965 Glenn Scarpelli, actor (Alex-One Day At a Time, Fantasy), born in Staten Island, New York
  • 1966 Brian Posehn, American actor
  • 1969 Brian Van Holt, American actor
  • 1971 Kari Kupcinet, actress (Julie Sanderson-Young & Restless), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1971 Kenya D. Williamson, American actress
  • 1975 Sebasti├ín Rulli, Argentine actor
  • 1976 Michelle Stanley, Littleton Colorado, Miss America-Colorado (1997)
  • 1977 Craig Handley, British film director
  • 1978 Tamera Mowry, twin actress (Sisters)
  • 1978 Tia Mowry, twin actress (Sisters)

Person of interestKevin Hart

1979 Kevin Hart, American comedian ("Laugh at My Pain"), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Comedian and Actor Kevin Hart
Comedian and Actor
Kevin Hart
  • 1980 Eva Green, French actress and model (Kingdom of Heaven, Casino Royale), born in Paris, France
  • 1983 Gregory Smith, Canadian actor (Small Soldiers, Everwood), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1984 James Henderson, American model
  • 1987 Caroline Trentini, Brazilian model
  • 1987 Matt O'Leary, American actor
  • 1994 Rebecca Rosso and Camilla Rosso, British actresses