Birthdays in Film & TV on March 15

  • 1871 Betsy van den Arend, Dutch actress (Miss Hobbs), born (d. 1950)
  • 1904 George Brent, American actor (42nd St, Jezebel), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1979)
  • 1904 J Pat O'Malley, Irish-British actor (101 Dalmatians, The Jungle Book), born in Burnley, England (d. 1985)
  • 1907 Jimmy McPartland, jazz trumpeteer/actor (Magic Horn)
  • 1907 Paul Maxey, Wheaton Ill, actor (Matt-Lassie, Mayor-People's Choice)
  • 1907 Zarah Leander, Swedish actress and singer, born in Karlstad, Värmland County, Sweden (d. 1981)
  • 1913 Lex Goudsmit, Dutch actor (Fiddler on the Roof)
  • 1913 MacDonald Carey, American actor (Days of Our Lives, Lock Up), born in Sioux City, Iowa (d. 1994)
  • 1914 Joe E. Ross, American actor and comedian (Car 54), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1982)
  • 1915 David Schoenbrun, CBS broadcast bureau head (Wash, Paris)
  • 1915 Richard Ward, Glenside Pa, actor (Beacon Hill)
  • 1919 John Gregson, actor (Gideon CID, Shirley's World), born in Liverpool, England (d. 1975)
  • 1919 Lawrence Tierney, actor (Abduction, Dillinger), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1921 Madelyn Pugh, American television writer
  • 1924 Walter Gotell, German actor (d. 1997)

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1933 Philippe de Broca, French film director, born in Paris, France

Film Director Philippe de Broca
Film Director
Philippe de Broca
  • 1935 Judd Hirsch, actor (Alex-Taxi, Dear John, Ordinary People), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1941 Dick Top, Dutch actor and director (Witch of Haarlem)
  • 1943 Brenda Scott, actress (Midge-Road West), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1944 Jacques Doillon director/writer (La Fille de Quinze Ans)
  • 1946 David Wall, English ballet dancers/director (Royal Academy of Dancing)
  • 1947 Juraj Kukura, Slovak actor
  • 1949 John Duttine, actor (Day of the Triffids)
  • 1953 Judi Spiers, TV presenter
  • 1954 Craig Wasson, Oregon, actor (Body Double, 4 Friends, Men's Club)
  • 1955 Daniel "Dee" Snider, American sincer, songwriter and actor (Twisted Sister), born in Astoria, Queens
  • 1957 Park Overall, American actress (Empty Nest, Mississippi Burning), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • 1958 Laura Carrington, actress (Louisa-Alphabet City)
  • 1959 Renny Harlin, Finnish film director
  • 1960 Donna Smith, playmate (March, 1985), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1960 Marco Pennette, American television producer
  • 1961 Fabio Lanzoni, romance novels model (Fabio After Dark), born in Milan, Italy
  • 1962 Igor Aleinikov, filmmaker
  • 1962 Jimmy Baio, actor (Billy Tate-Soap, Brass, Playing for Keeps), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1966 Chris Bruno, actor (Michael-All My Children, Dennis-Another World)
  • 1969 Kim Raver, American actress
  • 1971 Penny Lancaster, English model
  • 1972 Casey Cristin Mizell, Miss USA-South Carolina (1997)

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1975 Eva Longoria, American actress (Gabrielle Solis in Desperate Housewives), born in Corpus Christi, Texas

Actress Eva Longoria
Actress
Eva Longoria
  • 1976 Cara Pifko, Canadian actress
  • 1977 Brian Tee, American actor
  • 1982 Emily Tyndall, American actress
  • 1983 Sean Biggerstaff, Scottish actor
  • 1985 James MacLurcan, Australian actor
  • 1985 Eva Amurri, American actress
  • 1986 Tyler Noyes, actor (CJ-One Life to Live)
  • 1987 Taiwan Brown, video jockey
  • 1989 Caitlin Wachs, actress (Chloe Waters-Profiler)
  • 1991 Kie Kitano, Japanese actress