Birthdays in Film & TV on March 19

  • 1872 Anna Held, Polish-born French actress and singer (A Parisian Model), born in Warsaw (d. 1918)
  • 1873 Arthur Hoyt, American actor and director (Gold Dust Gertie, Goldie Get Along), born in Georgetown, Colorado (d. 1953)
  • 1897 Betty Compson, American actress (Big City, Docks Of New York), born in Beaver, Utah (d. 1974)
  • 1907 Kent Smith, American actor (Peyton Place, Invaders), born in NYC, New York (d. 1985)
  • 1909 Louis Hayward, British-American actor (Lone Wolf, Survivors), born in Johannesburg, South Africa (d. 1985)
  • 1914 Fred Clark, American actor (Burns & Allen, Auntie Mame, Hazard), born in Lincoln, California (d. 1968)
  • 1914 Patricia Morison, American actress (Peyton Place, Dressed to Kill, Kiss Me, Kate The King and I), born in NYC, New York
  • 1916 Eric Christmas, British actor (d. 2000)
  • 1920 Tige Andrews, American character actor (Mod Squad, The Detectives Starring Robert Taylor), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2007)
  • 1921 Tommy Cooper, British comedian and magician (d. 1984)
  • 1924 Mary Wimbush, British actress (Oh! What a Lovely War, The Archers), born in Kenton, Middlesex, England (d. 2005)
  • 1928 Patrick McGoohan, American-born Irish actor, writer, and director (The Prisoner, Secret Agent/ Danger Man), born in Queens, New York (d. 2009)
  • 1933 Renee Taylor [Wexler], American actress (Jack Paar Show, Mary Hartman, The Nanny), born in NYC, New York
  • 1935 Burt Metcalfe, Saskatchewan Canada, actor/dir (Father of the Bride)
  • 1935 Phyllis Newman, actress (Coming of Age, TW3), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1936 Ursula Andress, Swiss model, actress and sex symbol (Dr. No, Casino Royale, She, Sensuous Nurse), born in Ostermundigen, Switzerland

  • 1945 Lisa Nicole Baker, playmate of the year (Nov 1966), born in Detroit, Texas
  • 1945 Stefanos Kiriakidis, Greek actor
  • 1946 Bigas Luna, director/writer (Anguish)
  • 1947 Glenn Close, American actress (The Big Chill, Fatal Attraction), born in Greenwich, Connecticut
  • 1949 Denny Albee, American actor (Dr Janssen-One Life to Live), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Person of interestHarvey Weinstein

1952 Harvey Weinstein, American film producer (Miramax), accused of sexual abuse which helped spark the #MeToo movement, born in NYC, New York

Film Producer Harvey Weinstein
Film Producer
Harvey Weinstein

Person of interestBruce Willis

1955 Bruce Willis, American actor (Moonlighting, Die Hard), born in Idar-Oberstein, West Germany

  • 1959 Shelley Burch, actress (One Life to Live, Identity Crisis), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • 1960 Roy Roberts, American actor (Petticoat Junction, Lucy Show), born in Tampa, Florida (d. 1975)
  • 1962 Jim Korderas, American professional wrestling referee
  • 1964 Jake Weber, British actor
  • 1969 Michael Bergin, model (Coca Cola)/actor
  • 1969 Connor Trinneer, American actor
  • 1971 Dalton James, actor (My Father the Hero, Mark-Beverly Hills 90201)
  • 1971 Nadja Auermann, German supermodel
  • 1973 Simmone Jade Mackinnon, Australian actress
  • 1974 Jennifer Lynn Drayton, Saginaw Michigan, Miss America-Michigan (1997)
  • 1974 Vida Guerra, Cuban-American swimsuit model
  • 1975 Vivian Hsu, Taiwanese singer, actress and model
  • 1976 Rachel Blanchard, actress (Cher Horowitz-Clueless), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1977 Jorma Taccone, American writer and comedian
  • 1981 Kim Rae Won, South Korean actor and model
  • 1982 Matt Littler, British actor
  • 1983 Ana Rezende, Brazilian film director and musician (CSS)
  • 1983 Matt Sydal, American professional wrestler
  • 1984 Tanushree Dutta, Indian actress (Aashiq Banaya Aapne), born in Jamshedpur, India
  • 1993 Munro Chambers, Canadian actor
  • 1999 Tatum McCann, American actress