Birthdays in Film & TV on June 6

  • 1842 Steele MacKaye [James Morrison Steele MacKaye], American playwright and actor (Spectatorium, Paul Kauvar), born in Buffalo, New York (d. 1894)
  • 1898 Walter Abel, American actor (Fury, Suspicion, Dream Girl), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota (d. 1987)
  • 1900 Arthur Askey, British actor (Bees in Paradise, Ghost Train), born in Liverpool, England (d. 1982)
  • 1910 Ben Aerden, [John Mikkelsen], actor (Hamlet)
  • 1918 Maria Montez, Dominican Rep, actress (Arabian Nights)
  • 1918 Richard Crane, Newcastle Ind, actor (Surfside 6)
  • 1929 Sunil Dutt, Indian actor and politician (d. 2005)
  • 1932 Billie Whitelaw, English actress (Omen, Adding Machine), born in Coventry, Warwickshire, (d. 2014)
  • 1945 David Dukes, SF, actor (Beacon Hill, 79 Park Avenue, Winds of War)
  • 1947 Robert Englund, American actor (Freddy vs. Jason, A Nightmare on Elm Street), born in Glendale, California
  • 1950 Chantal Akerman, actor and director (Akermania, Je Tu II Elle), born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 2015)
  • 1955 Sandra Bernhard, actress (King of Comedy, Nancy-Roseanne), born in Flint, Michigan
  • 1956 Marilyn Jones, American actress (Carey-King's Crossing), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1959 Amanda Pays, actress (Max Headroom, Off Limits), born in London, England
  • 1959 Colin Quinn, American comedian
  • 1959 David Schultz, American wrestler (d. 1996)
  • 1961 Sydney Walsh, American actress (Maureen "Mo" DeMott in Hooperman), born in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
  • 1963 Jason Isaacs, English actor
  • 1964 Konnan, Mexican professional wrestler
  • 1967 Max Casella, actor (Vinnie-Doogie Howser)
  • 1967 Paul Giamatti, American actor
  • 1970 Anthony Norris, American professional wrestler
  • 1974 Danny Strong, American actor
  • 1974 Sonya Walger, British actress
  • 1975 Staci Keanan, [Anastasia Love Sagorsky], actress (Nicole-My 2 Dads)
  • 1975 Nina Kaczorowski, American actress
  • 1978 Judith Barsi, American actress (d. 1988)
  • 1981 Johnny Pacar, American film actor
  • 1983 Gemma Bissix, British actress
  • 1984 Shannon Stewart, American model
  • 1985 Drew Galloway, Scottish professional wrestler
  • 1986 Bhavana Balachandran [Karthika Menon], Indian actress, born in Thrissur district, Kerala

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1987 Daniel Logan, New Zealand actor (Boba Fett-Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones), born in Auckland, New Zealand

  • 2017 Alexander and Ella Clooney, twin children of actor George and human rights lawyer Amal Clooney, born in London