Birthdays in Film & TV on June 1

  • 1887 Clive Brook, British actor and director (List of Adrian Messenger), born in London, England (d. 1974)
  • 1890 Frank Morgan [Francis P Wupperman], US actor (The Wizard of Oz), born in NYC, New York (d. 1949)
  • 1901 John Van Druten, English playwright and theatre director, born in London (d. 1957)
  • 1905 Robert Newton, British actor (Treasure Island, Henry V, Around the World in 80 Days), born in Shaftesbury, Dorset, England (d. 1956)
  • 1911 Gertrude Michael, American actress (Cleopatra, Menace, Club Havana, caged), born in Talladega, Alabama (d. 1964)
  • 1915 John Randolph [Emanuel Hirsch Cohen], American actor (King Kong, Lucan, Lucas Tanner, Angie), born in NYC, New York (d. 2004)
  • 1921 Nelson Riddle, American Grammy Award winning bandleader, conductor and orchestrator for Capitol Records (Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Judy Garland, Dean Martin), born in Oradell, New Jersey (d. 1985)
  • 1922 Joan Caulfield, American model and actress (My Favorite Husband), born in West Orange, New Jersey (d. 1991)
  • 1922 Joan Copeland [Miller], American actress (Roseland, A Little Sex), born in NYC, New York
  • 1925 Richard Erdman, Enid Ok, actor (Stalag 17, Anything Goes)
  • 1926 Andy Griffith, American actor, comedian, television producer, Southern gospel singer, and writer (Andy Griffith Show, Matlock), born in Mount Airy, North Carolina (d. 2012)

Person of interestMarilyn Monroe

1926 Marilyn Monroe [Norma Jean Mortenson], American actress (Some Like It Hot), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1962)

  • 1928 Bob Monkhouse, comedian (Bonkers), born in Kent, England
  • 1930 Edward Woodward, Croydon England, actor (Breaker Morant, Wickerman)
  • 1934 Charles "Pat" Boone, American singer, actor (April Love, Cross & Switchblade, No More Mr. Nice Guy) and TV personality (The Pat Boone Chevy Showroom), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1934 Peter Masterson, actor (Ambush Bay), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1936 Bekim Fehmiu, Yugoslavian actor (Black Sunday, Permission to Kill, Cagliostro), born in Sarajevo, Kingdom of Yugoslavia (d. 2010)

Person of interestMorgan Freeman

1937 Morgan Freeman, American academy award winning actor (Driving Mrs Daisy, Glory), born in Memphis, Tennessee

  • 1937 Rosaleen Linehan, Irish actress
  • 1939 Cleavon Little, actor (Blazing Saddles, Toy Soldiers), born in Chickasha Oklahoma (d. 1992)
  • 1940 Rene Auberjonois, actor (Clayton-Benson, Star Trek Deep Space 9)
  • 1942 Tom Mankiewicz, screenwriter (Diamonds are Forever), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1944 Robert Powell, English actor (Jigsaw Man, Shaka Zulu, Secrets), born in Salford, England
  • 1946 Brian Cox, Scottish actor (Troy, Jason Bourne films), born in Dundee
  • 1947 Jonathan Pryce, Holywell Flintshire, Welsh actor (Brazil, Pirates of the Caribbean)
  • 1948 Powers Boothe, American Actor (Sin City, Deadwood), born in Snyder Texas (d. 2017)
  • 1950 Gemma Craven, actress (Wagner, Story of Slipper & Rose), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • 1953 Diana Canova, American actress (Corrine-Soap), born in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • 1955 Ralph Morse, British actor, singer and writer of historical dramas
  • 1956 Lisa Hartman Black, American singer and actress (Tabitha, Knots Landing), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1956 Robin Mattson, actress (Janet Green-All My Children), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1957 Dorota KÄ™dzierzawska, Polish film director
  • 1964 Mark Curry, American comedian and actor
  • 1965 India Allen, Portsmouth Va, playmate of the year (Dec, 1987)
  • 1968 Jason Donovan, rocker/actor (Neighbors)
  • 1970 Karen Mulder, Dutch supermodel
  • 1970 R. Madhavan, Indian actor
  • 1971 Mario Cimarro, Cuban actor
  • 1972 Daniel Casey, English actor
  • 1973 Adam Garcia, Australian actor

Person of interestHeidi Klum

1973 Heidi Klum, German supermodel and TV presenter (Project Runway), born in Bergisch Gladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia

Supermodel Heidi Klum
Supermodel
Heidi Klum
  • 1975 James Storm, American professional wrestler
  • 1977 Danielle Harris, American actress
  • 1977 Sarah Wayne Callies, American actress (Prison Break, The Walking Dead), born in La Grange, Illinois
  • 1980 Oliver James, British actor

Person of interestAmy Schumer

1981 Amy Schumer, American comedian, writer and producer (Inside Amy Schumer), born in New York

Comedian Amy Schumer
Comedian
Amy Schumer
  • 1983 Jake Silbermann, American actor
  • 1986 Dayana Mendoza, Miss Universe 2008
  • 1992 Felix Drake, English child actor

Person of interestTom Holland

1996 Tom Holland, English stage and film actor (Billy Elliot, Spider-man), born in Kingston-upon-Thames, England