Birthdays in Film & TV on June 16

Person of interestStan Laurel

1890 Stan Laurel, [Arthur Stanley Jefferson], English comedian (Laurel & Hardy films), born in Ulverston, England (d. 1965)

Comedian and Actor Stan Laurel
Comedian and Actor
Stan Laurel
  • 1892 Lupino Lane, English actor (Love Parade), born in London (d. 1959)
  • 1894 Norman Kerry, American actor (Phantom of the Opera), born in Rochester, New York (d. 1956)
  • 1897 Elaine Hammerstein, American actress (The Midnight Express), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1948)
  • 1901 Arthur Pierson, Norwegian-American actor and director (Hat Check Girl), born in Oslo, Norway (d. 1975)
  • 1907 Jack Albertson, American actor (Chico and the Man, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory), born in Malden, Massachusetts (d. 1981)
  • 1910 Ilona Massey, actress and singer (Ilona Massey Show), born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1974)
  • 1925 Faith Domergue, American actress and early "scream queen" (Vendetta, House of 7 Corpses), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1999)
  • 1929 Ramon Bieri, American actor (Badlands, The Andromeda Strain), born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 2001)
  • 1929 Pauline Yates, British actress (The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin), born in St Helens, Merseyside (d. 2015)
  • 1930 Vilmos Zsigmond, Hungarian-American cinematographer (Close Encounters of the Third Kind), born in Szeged, Hungary (d. 2016)
  • 1932 David Keylsey, actor/director
  • 1934 Eileen Atkins, actress (Equus, Devil Within Her), born in London, England
  • 1934 Janet Pilgrim, playmate (July 1955, Dec 1955, Oct 1956)
  • 1934 Bill Cobbs [Wilbert], American actor (Night at the Museum, The Color of Money), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1935 James Bolam, Sunderland, Tyne-and-Wear, English actor (When the Boat Comes In, The Beiderbecke Trilogy)

  • 1936 Fred Oster, Dutch TV host
  • 1938 Mickie Finn, Hugo Oklahoma, TV hostess/banjo player (Mickie Finn's)
  • 1943 Joan Van Ark, American actress and director (Valene-Dallas, Knots Landing), born in NYC, New York
  • 1946 Simon Williams, American actor (Fiendish plot of dr Fu Manchu)
  • 1949 Kale Browne, San Rafael California, actor (Michael Hudson-Another World)
  • 1950 Jesse Dizon, Oceanside California, actor (Ramon-Operation Petticoat)
  • 1951 John Salthouse, English actor (Abigail's Party), born in London
  • 1951 Sonia Braga, Maringa Brazil, actress (Dona Flor & Her 2 Husbands)
  • 1955 Laurie Metcalf, American actress (Roseanne, Ladybird), born in Carbonville, Illinois
  • 1957 Ian Buchanan, Scotland, actor (General Hospital, Gary Shandling Show)
  • 1959 The Ultimate Warrior [James Brian Hellwig], professional wrestler, born in Crawfordsville, Indiana (d. 2014)
  • 1962 Arnold Vosloo, South African actor
  • 1963 Jim Fullington, American professional wrestler
  • 1963 Scott Alexander, American screenwriter
  • 1967 John Franklin, American actor
  • 1968 Patrick Stuart, actor (Will Cortlandt-All My Children), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1970 Clifton Collins Jr., American actor

Person of interestTupac Shakur

1971 Tupac Shakur, American rapper and actor (Juice, Bullet), born in East Harlem, New York (d. 1996)

Rapper Tupac Shakur
Rapper
Tupac Shakur
  • 1972 John Cho, Korean-American actor
  • 1973 Eddie Cibrian [Edward Carl], American actor (Sunset Beach, Third Watch), born in Burbank, California
  • 1978 Daniel Brühl, German actor
  • 1978 Lyndsey Marshal, British film/stage/television actress
  • 1980 Nehir Erdoğan, Turkish actress (Tatli bela Fadime), born in Izmir, Turkey
  • 1982 May Andersen, Danish supermodel
  • 1982 Missy Peregrym, Canadian actress

Person of interestDiana DeGarmo

1987 Diana DeGarmo, American singer (American Idol) and actress (The Young and the Restless), born in Birmingham, Alabama