Birthdays in Film & TV on June 19

  • 1782 John Bray, English-born American actor and composer (The Indian Princess), born (d. 1822)
  • 1858 George Alexander [Samson], British actor, theatre producer and manager, born in Reading, Berkshire (d. 1918)
  • 1865 May Whitty, British actress (Mrs Miniver, Suspicion), born in Liverpool, England (d. 1948)
  • 1877 Charles Coburn, American actor (Around the World in 80 Days, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes), born in Savannah, Georgia (d. 1961)
  • 1890 Barbara Everest, American actress (Fatal Witness, Inquest), born in London, England (d. 1968)

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1897 Moe Howard [Moses Horowitz], American actor and comedian (The 3 Stooges), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1975)

Comedian Moe Howard
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Moe Howard
  • 1900 Laura Hobson, American TV writer/panelist (I've Got a Secret), born in NYC, New York
  • 1905 George Voskovec [Jirí Wachsmann], Czech actor (12 Angry Men, Somewhere in Time), born in Sázava, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary (d. 1981)
  • 1905 Mildred Natwick, American actress (Barefoot in the Park, She Wore a Yellow Ribbon) born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1994)
  • 1912 Martin Gabel, TV host (With this Ring), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1914 Harry Lauter, actor (Waterfront), born in White Plains, New York
  • 1916 Pat Buttram, actor (Mr Haney-Green Acres)
  • 1916 George Pravda, Austria-Hungary, actor (Thunderball, Firefox), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia (d. 1985)
  • 1919 Louis Jourdan, French actor (Gigi, Octopussy), born in Marseille, France (d. 2015)
  • 1919 Pauline Kael, movie critic (NY Times, For Keeps)
  • 1928 Nancy Marchand, actress (Beacon Hill, Margaret-Lou Grant), born in Buffalo, New York
  • 1928 Barry Took, English comedy writer (d. 2002)
  • 1929 Thelma Barlow, English actress (Mavis on Coronation Street)
  • 1930 Gena Rowlands, American actress (The Notebook), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1932 Marisa Pavan, Cagliari Italy, actress (Solomon & Sheba, Rose Tattoo)
  • 1932 Pier Angeli [Anna Maria Pierangeli], Italian actress (Sodom & Gomorrah, Vintage, Battle of the Bulge), born in Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy (d. 1971)
  • 1938 Ian Smith, Australian actor
  • 1941 Marlene Warfield, actress (Victoria-Maude), born in Queens, New York
  • 1942 Jos Brink, Dutch TV host (Op Zoek)
  • 1945 Tim Hovey, actor (Queen Bee, Toy Tiger, Man Afraid), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1948 Phylicia Rashad, American actress and singer (The Cosby Show, One Life to Live), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1950 Constance Forslund, actress (Shining Season), born in San Diego, California
  • 1951 Daria Nicolodi, Italian actress (Terror, Shock), born in Florence, Italy
  • 1954 Kathleen Turner, American actress (Accidental Tourist, Jewel of Nile), born in Springfield, Missouri
  • 1960 Patti Rizzo, Hollywood Fla, golfer (Mexican Amateur champion 1980)

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1962 Paula Abdul, American singer-songwriter, choreographer (Straight Up) and TV personality (American Idol), born in San Fernando, California

Singer & Judge of American Idol Paula Abdul
Singer & Judge of American Idol
Paula Abdul
  • 1965 Sadie Frost, English actress
  • 1967 Eric Schweig, Inuvik Canada, actor (Dead Man's Walk)
  • 1967 Mia Sara, American actress
  • 1969 Lara Spencer, American TV personality
  • 1972 Poppy Montgomery, Australian actress (Without a Trace), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1972 Robin Tunney, American actress (The Mentalist), born in Chicago, Illinois

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1972 Jean Dujardin, 1st French actor to win an Oscar for Best Actor (The Artist), born in Rueil-Malmaison, Île-de-France

Actor and Comedian Jean Dujardin
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Jean Dujardin
  • 1975 Hugh Dancy, English actor
  • 1977 Veronika Vařeková, Czech supermodel
  • 1978 Tyson Dux, Canadian wrestler

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1978 Zoe Saldana, American actress (Avatar, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl), born in Passaic, New Jersey

Actress Zoe Saldana
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Zoe Saldana
  • 1978 Mía Maestro, Argentine actress
  • 1980 Lauren Lee Smith, Canadian actress
  • 1982 Joe Cheng, Taiwanese actor
  • 1984 Paul Dano, American actor
  • 1995 Blake Woodruff, American actor