Birthdays in Film & TV on March 1

  • 1882 Ida Moore, American actress (Mr Music, Ma & Pa Kettle at Waikiki), born in Altoona, Kansas (d. 1964)
  • 1885 Lionel Atwill, British actor (The Mystery of the Wax Museum), born in Croydon, London, England (d. 1946)
  • 1904 Paul Hartman, American actor (Petticoat Junction, Inherit the Wind), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1973)
  • 1905 Doris Hare, Welsh actress, born in Bargoed, Glamorgan, Wales (d. 2000)
  • 1908 Terence De Marney, British actor (Lorna Doone, Doctor Who, The Immortal Gentleman), born in London, England (d. 1971)
  • 1909 Lois Moran, American actress (Waterfront), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 1990)

Person of interestDavid Niven

1910 David Niven, British actor (Casino Royale, The Pink Panther), born in London, England (d. 1983)

  • 1918 Roger Delgado, English actor (Doctor Who, Agent 8 3/4, Hot Enough for June), born in London, England (d. 1973)
  • 1921 Jack Clayton, film director
  • 1926 Cesare Danova, Italian-American actor (Tentacles, Viva Las Vegas, Garrison's Gorillas), born in Rome, Italy (d. 1992)
  • 1926 Robert Clary [Widerman], French-American actor, published author, artist and lecturer (LeBeau-Hogan's Heroes), born in Paris, France
  • 1928 Jacques Rivette, French New Wave film director, born in Rouen, Haute-Normandie (d. 2016)
  • 1930 Raymond St Jacques, American actor, director and producer, who was the 1st African-American to hold a regular role in a western series (Simon Blake- "Rawhide"), born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 199)
  • 1933 Joan Hackett, NY, actress (Will Penny, One Stone Pony)
  • 1935 Robert Conrad, [Conrad R Falk], actor (Wild Wild West), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1937 Jed Allan, actor (Days of our Lives, CC-Santa Barbara), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1944 Roger Daltrey, English rocker/actor/producer (The Who-Tommy)
  • 1945 Dirk Benedict, American actor (A-Team, Battlestar Galactica), born in Helena, Montana
  • 1947 Alan Thicke, Canadian actor, singer-songwriter (Thicke of the Night, Growing Pains), born in Kirkland Lake, Ontario (d. 2016)
  • 1954 Ron Howard, Oklahoma, American actor and director (American Graffiti, Happy Days)
  • 1954 Catherine Bach, Warren Oh, actress (Daisey Duke-The Dukes of Hazzard)
  • 1956 Timothy Daly, American actor (Joe-Wings, Diner, Made in Heaven), born in Sufferin, New York
  • 1963 Maurice Benard, actor (Sonny Corinthos-General Hospital)
  • 1965 Booker Huffman, American professional wrestler
  • 1966 John David Cullum, actor (1776, Sweet Country, Day After)
  • 1967 George Eads, American actor (CSI), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • 1969 Javier Bardem, Spanish actor
  • 1973 Jack Davenport, English actor (Pirates of the Caribbean), born in London, England
  • 1974 Mark-Paul Gosselaar, actor (Zack-Saved by the Bell)
  • 1977 Esther Cañadas, Spanish actress and supermodel

Person of interestJensen Ackles

1978 Jensen Ackles, American actor (Days of our Lives, Supernatural), born in Dallas, Texas

  • 1978 Donovan Patton, Guamanian television star
  • 1978 Alicia Leigh Willis, American actress
  • 1981 Ana Hickmann, Brazilian supermodel
  • 1981 Adam LaVorgna, American actor
  • 1983 Lupita Nyong’o, Mexican-Kenyan actress (12 Years a Slave), born in Mexico City
  • 1984 Naima Mora, American model
  • 1988 Katija Pevec, American actress
  • 1990 Harry Eden, English actor, born in Old Harlow, Essex