Birthdays in Film & TV on July 7

  • 1887 Raymond Hatton, American actor (Girls in Prison, Lady Killer), born in Red Oak, Iowa (d. 1971)
  • 1890 Tom Powers, American actor (Station West, Destination Moon), born in Owensboro, Kentucky
  • 1897 Anna Luther, American silent screen actress (Sinners in Silk), born in New Jersey (d. 1960)

George CukorGeorge Cukor (1899-1983)

American film director (My Fair Lady, Philadelphia Story), born in NYC, New York

  • 1901 Gustav Knuth, German actor (Sissi, Freddy Unter Fremden), born in Brunswick, Germany (d. 1987)
  • 1901 Vittorio De Sica, Italian actor and director (Bicycle Thieves, Sciuscià), born in Sora, Lazio (d. 1974)
  • 1909 Eddie Mayehoff, American actor (Hour Glass, That's My Boy, How to Murder Your Wife), born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1992)
  • 1911 Joan Perry [Elizabeth Rosiland Miller], American film actress, model, and singer (Hands of a Stranger), born in Pensacola, Florida (d. 1996)
  • 1919 Jon Pertwee, English actor and entertainer (third Doctor in Doctor Who, Worzel Gummidge), born in London (d. 1996)
  • 1924 Mary Ford [Iris Colleen Summers], American vocalist (with Les Paul - "How High The Moon"), born in El Monte, California (d. 1977)
  • 1928 Patricia Hitchcock, British-American actress, born in London, England (d. 2021)
  • 1931 Stanley Brock, American actor (UHF, Hard to Kill, Ivan-He's the Mayor), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1991)
  • 1933 David McCullough, American author (Truman; John Adams), popular historian, TV documentary host and narrator (Seabiscuit; The Civil War), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 2022) [1]
  • 1933 Dick Kallman, American actor (Born to Be Loved, Verboten!), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1980)

Ringo StarrRingo Starr (82 years old)

1940 British drummer, vocalist (The Beatles - "Yellow Submarine"), songwriter ("Early 1970"; "Photograph"), actor (Caveman), "peace & love" activist, and knight, born in Dingle, Liverpool, England [1]

  • 1941 Bill Oddie, English comedian and ornithologist
  • 1942 Carmen Duncan, Australian actress
  • 1943 Joel Siegel, American film critic (d. 2007)
  • 1946 Joe Spano, American actor (Hill Street Blues - "Lt. Henry Goldblume"; NCIS), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1948 Jean Leclerc, French Canadian actor (Jeremy Hunter-All My Children), born in Montreal, Quebec

Shelley DuvallShelley Duvall (73 years old)

1949 American actress (Popeye, Faery Tale Theater), born in Houston, Texas

  • 1951 Roz Ryan, actress (Amelia-Amen, Occupied), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1952 Mando Guerrero, Mexican professional wrestler
  • 1956 Bill Lagattuta, American news correspondent (CBS, 48 Hours, Eye to Eye), born in New York City, New York
  • 1957 Jonathan Dayton, American film director, born in Alameda County, California
  • 1959 Billy Campbell [William Oliver], American actor (Once and Again, Dracula), born in Charlottesville, Virginia
  • 1959 Jessica Hahn, American model (playboy) and actress, accused evangelist Jim Bakker of rape, born in Massapequa, New York
  • 1965 Jeremy Kyle, English radio and television presenter (The Jeremy Kyle Show), born in Berkshire, England
  • 1965 Mo Collins, American actress, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1965 Paula Devicq, Canadian actress, born in Edmonton, Canada
  • 1966 Jim Gaffigan, American comedian (Mr Universe), born in Elgin, Illinois
  • 1968 Amy Carlson, American actress (Blue Bloods, Third Watch), born in Glen Ellyn, Illinois
  • 1968 Jorja Fox, American actress, born in New York
  • 1969 Cree Summer, American actress (Freddie-Different World), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1969 Robin Weigert, American actress, born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1970 Robia LaMorte, American actress and dancer, born in Queens, New York City
  • 1973 Troy Garity, American actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1980 Deidre Downs, American beauty queen, born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • 1987 Lena Ma, Miss World Canada 4th runner-up, born in Jinan, China