On This Day

Birthdays in Film & TV on March 14

  • 1862 Eva Thatcher, American actress, born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 1942)
  • 1874 Mary Carr, American actress (Forbidden Trail, Pack Up Your Troubles), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1973)
  • 1880 Oscar [Bachigaloupi] Tourniaire, Dutch actor and director (Pink Kate), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1939)
  • 1894 Osa Johnson, American adventurer and filmmaker, born in NYC, New York (d. 1953)
  • 1904 Doris Eaton, American actress (Man on the Moon, Tell Your Children), born in Norfolk, Virginia (d. 2010)
  • 1911 Pete Piute [Morris Kaufman], American comedian (Village Barn), born in NYC, New York
  • 1914 Bill Owen [William Owen Rowbotham], British actor (Last of the Summer Wine, Not So Dusty), born in Acton, Middlesex, England (d. 1999)
  • 1916 Horton Foote, American author, playwright and screenwriter
  • 1918 Dennis Patrick, American actor (Dear Dead Delilah, Dallas, Rituals), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2002)

Person of interestMichael Caine

1933 Michael Caine [Maurice J. Micklewhite], English actor (Alfie), born in London, England

  • 1939 Bertrand Blier, novelist/director (Going Places), born in Paris, France
  • 1939 Raymond J. Barry, American actor
  • 1940 Eleanor Fount, English actress (Women in Love, Bedazzled)
  • 1941 Wolfgang Petersen, Emden Germany, actor (Shattered, Enemy Mine)
  • 1942 Rita Tushingham, English actress (Green Eyes, Doctor Zhivago), born in Liverpool, England
  • 1946 Jasper Carrott, English comedian (Jane & the Lost City, Detectives)

  • 1946 Steve Kanaly, actor (Fleshburn, Ray Krebbs-Dallas), born in Burbank, California
  • 1948 Billy Crystal, American actor, writer and producer (Soap, City Slickers), born in Long Beach, New York
  • 1951 Rigdon "Rick" Dees, American actor, voice artist and radio disc jock (The Rick Dees Weekly Top 40 Countdown), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • 1954 Adrian Zmed, American actor (TJ Hooker, Dance Fever), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1955 Helen Atkinson-Wood, British actress and comedian (O.T.T., Blackadder the Third), born in Cheadle Hulme, Cheshire
  • 1956 Patrick Leonard, American songwriter, film composer and music producer (Madonna), born in Crystal Falls, Michigan
  • 1959 Tamara Tunie, American actress
  • 1961 Russell Todd, actor (Jamie Frame-Another World)
  • 1961 Penny Johnson Jerald, American actress
  • 1965 Catherine Dent, American actress

Person of interestAamir Khan

1965 Aamir Khan, Indian Bollywood actor, director and talk show host (3 Idiots, Lagaan, PK), born in Mumbai, India

Actor and Director Aamir Khan
Actor and Director
Aamir Khan
  • 1965 Kiana Tom, American fitness guru and model
  • 1965 Kevin Williamson, American screenwriter
  • 1966 Elise Neal, American actress
  • 1967 Melissa Brennan Reeves, Eatontown NJ, actress (Jen-Days of our Lives)
  • 1968 Megan Follows, Canadian actress (Chase, Anne of Green Gables), born in Toronto, Onario
  • 1969 Laura Leighton, actress (Sydney-Melrose Place, Other Woman)
  • 1970 Meredith Salenger, actress (Dream a Little Dream, The Kiss)
  • 1975 Wendy Rice, American actress (Pleasure Party)
  • 1975 Rico Yan, Filipino actor (d. 2002)
  • 1977 Aki Hoshino, Japanese model
  • 1979 Chris Klein, American actor
  • 1980 Mercedes McNab, Canadian-born actress
  • 1982 Kate Maberly, English actress (Secret Garden), born in Reigate, England
  • 1983 Johnny Flynn, English actor (Emma) and singer-songwriter, born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • 1984 Liesel Matthews [Pritzker], American former child actress ("A Little Princess"), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1984 Antoni Porowski, Canadian chef and TV personality (Queer Eye), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1986 Jamie Bell, British actor
  • 1987 Robert Clark, American-Canadian actor (The Zack Files), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1994 Ansel Elgort, American actor (Fault in our Stars), born in NYC, New York