Birthdays in Film & TV on June 4

  • 1876 Clara Blandick [Clara Blanchard Dickey], American stage and screen character actress (Tom Sawyer; Huckleberry Finn; Wizard of Oz), born on board an American ship in Hong Kong (d. 1962)
  • 1882 Karl Valentin, Bavarian comedian and film producer, born in Munich (d. 1948)
  • 1906 Richard Whorf, American actor (Yankee Doodle Dandy; Keeper of Flame), and director (It Happened In Brooklyn), born in Winthrop, Massachusetts (d. 1966)
  • 1907 (Catherine) Rosalind Russell, American stage and screen actress (His Girl Friday; Auntie Mame; Gypsy), born in Waterbury, Connecticut (d. 1976)
  • 1917 Charles Collingwood, American news commentator (CBS, Chronicles), born in Three Rivers, Michigan (d. 1985)
  • 1917 Robert Merrill [Moishe Miller], American operatic baritone (NY Metropolitan Opera, 1945-76), and actor, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2004)
  • 1924 Dennis Weaver, American actor (Chester-Gunsmoke, Duel, Battered), born in Joplin, Missouri (d. 2006)
  • 1926 Nan Leslie [Nan Coppage], American actress (Kings Row, The Californians), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2000)
  • 1927 Geoffrey Palmer, British actor (A Fish Called Wanda, The Madness of King George, Butterflies, Smacks & Thistle), born in London, England (d. 2020)
  • 1927 Priscilla Morrill, American actress (Edie Grant-Mary Tyler Moore), born in Medford, Massachusetts (d. 1994)
  • 1930 Bill Treacher, British actor (EastEnders, 1985-96 - "Arthur Fowler"), born in London, England (d. 2022)
  • 1930 Morgana King [Messina], American jazz singer ("Dindi"; "It's A Quiet Thing"), and actress (The Godfather; The Godfather Part II), born in Pleasantville, New York (d. 2018)
  • 1932 John Drew Barrymore, American actor (Pantomine Quiz), born in Beverly Hills, California (d. 2004)
  • 1934 William Elliott, American actor (Bridget Loves Bernie - "Otis"; Adam-12- "Officer Grant"), and jazz drummer, born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1983)
  • 1935 Hendrikus C "Henk" Admiraal, Dutch actor (Rififi in Amsterdam)
  • 1936 Bruce Dern, American actor (Nebraska, The Hateful Eight, Django Unchained), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1936 Nutan Bahl, Indian actress (Seema, Bandini), born in Bombay, British India (d. 1991)
  • 1937 Gorilla Monsoon, American pro wrestler (Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame) and commentator (WWF), born in Rochester, New York (d. 1999)
  • 1944 Michelle Phillips, American singer and actress (Mamas & Papas - "California Dreaming"), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1945 Margaret Impert, American actress (Maggie, Spencer's Pilots), born in Horseheads North, New York
  • 1946 Bettina Gregory, correspondent/journalist (ABC-TV)
  • 1948 Rosemary Joyce, model and actress (Daphne Draper-Search For Tomorrow)
  • 1949 Gabriel Arcand, French Canadian actor (The Crime of Ovide Plouffe), born in Deschambault, Quebec, Canada
  • 1950 Wayne Powers, American actor (Laverne & Shirley, 13 East), born in New Rochelle, New York
  • 1951 David Yip, British-Chinese actor (The Chinese Detective), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1952 Carlene Watkins, American actress (Tough Enough), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • 1952 Parker Stevenson, actor (Falcon Crest, Stroker Ace), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1954 Mikey Dread [Michael Campbell], Jamaican reggae singer, producer ("Rocker's Delight"), and broadcaster (BBC), born in. Port Antonio, Jamaica (d. 2008)
  • 1955 Mary Testa, American stage actress (On The Town), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1956 Keith David, American actor (Platoon, There's Something About Mary), born in NYC, New York
  • 1958 Julie Gholson, American actress (Where the Lilies Bloom), born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • 1960 Bradley Walsh, British comedian and actor (Law & Order: UK), born in Watford, Hertfordshire, England
  • 1968 Scott Wolf, actor (Broken Arrow, Party of 5), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1969 Horatio Sanz, Chilean-born comedian
  • 1971 James Callis, British actor (Battlestar Galactica), born in London, England

Noah WyleNoah Wyle (51 years old)

1971 American actor (Dr John Carter-ER), born in Hollywood, California

  • 1971 Shoji Meguro, Japanese guitarist and video game music composer (Persona), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1972 Rob Huebel, American comedian

Angelina JolieAngelina Jolie (47 years old)

1975 American actress (Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Wanted, Salt, Maleficent), born in Los Angeles, California

Russell BrandRussell Brand (47 years old)

1975 English comedian and television personality, born in Grays, Essex

  • 1977 Berglind Icey, Icelandic actor
  • 1981 T. J. Miller, American actor and comedian
  • 1984 Rainie Yang, Taiwanese mando-pop singer, actress, and television personality, born in Taipei, Taiwan
  • 1985 Ana Carolina Reston, Brazilian fashion model (d. 2006)
  • 1985 Bar Refaeli, Israeli model
  • 1986 Shane Kippel, Canadian actor
  • 1996 Maria Bakalova, Bulgarian actress (Borat Subsequent Moviefilm), born in Burgas, Bulgaria