Birthdays in Film & TV on June 11

  • 1886 Lillian Fontaine, British actress (Suddenly it's Spring), born in Reading, Berkshire, England (d. 1975)
  • 1889 Wesley Ruggles, American actor, producer and director (I'm No Angel, Arizona, Too Many Husbands), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1972)
  • 1914 Gerald Mohr, American actor (Christopher-Foreign Intrigue), born in NYC, New York
  • 1919 Richard Todd, Irish-born British actor (Dorian Gray, Assassin Yangtse Incident), born in Dublin (d. 2009)
  • 1920 Robert Hutton, actor (Torture Garden, Rocket), born in Kingston, New York
  • 1922 John Bromfield, South Bend In, actor (Easy to Love)
  • 1922 Tony Charmoli, director/choreographer (Dinah Shore, Danny Kaye)
  • 1924 Ed Farhat, American professional wrestler (d. 2003)
  • 1926 Brother Dave Gardner, Novelty singer/comedian
  • 1931 Lucianna Paluzzi, actress (Five Fingers, Thunderball), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1933 Jud Strunk, singer/comedian (Laugh-In), born in Jamestown, New York

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1933 Gene Wilder [Jerome Silberman], American actor ( Blazing Saddles, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (d. 2016)

  • 1936 Jud Strunk, American musician and comedian (d. 1981)
  • 1937 Chad Everett [Raymon Lee Cramton], South Bend, Indiana, American actor (Medical Center, Airplane II)
  • 1937 Johnny Brown, comedian (Good Times, Leslie Uggams), born in St Petersburg, Florida
  • 1945 Adrienne Barbeau, actress (Maude, Swamp Thing), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1948 Stephen Schnetzer, actor (Cass Winthrop-Another World), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1948 Lynsey de Paul, British singer and actress (Sugar Me), born in London, England (d. 2014)
  • 1950 Michael Swan, actor (Duncan-As The World Turns), born in Palo Alto, California
  • 1953 Peter Bergman, actor (All My Children, Starland Vocal Band), born in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba

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1959 Hugh Laurie, English actor (Strapless, Dr Gregory House-House), born in Oxford, England

  • 1960 Mehmet Oz, surgeon and TV personality (The Dr. Oz Show), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1961 MarĂ­a Barranco, Spanish actress
  • 1967 Clare Carey, American actress (Coach), born in Rhodesia
  • 1968 Staci Baldwin, Miss Washington pageant winner, sued when told 27 too old for compete for Miss USA, born in Kirkland, Washington
  • 1968 Sophie Okonedo, English actress (Hotel Rwanda), born in London
  • 1969 Peter Dinklage, American actor (Games of Thrones), born in Morristown, New Jersey
  • 1969 Matt McGrath, American actor
  • 1973 Robby Kiger, Encino California, actor (Josh Fox-Crazy Like a Fox)
  • 1975 Choi Ji Woo, South Korean actress and model
  • 1977 Ryan Dunn, American actor
  • 1977 Shane Meier, Canadian actor
  • 1978 Joshua Jackson, American actor (Dawson's Creek, Fringe), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • 1978 Ujjwala Raut, Indian supermodel
  • 1982 Johnny Candido, American professional wrestler
  • 1985 Anja Rubik, Polish supermodel
  • 1986 Brighton Hertford, actress (BJ Jones-General Hospital)

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1986 Shia LaBeouf, American actor (Disturbia, Transformers), born in Los Angeles, California

  • 1988 Yui Aragaki, Japanese actress and model
  • 1994 Ivana Baquero, Spanish actress