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, he 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, Astoria NY, actor (#6-Prisoner, Secret Agent)
  • 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), born in New York City

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
  • 1993 Munro Chambers, Canadian actor
  • 1999 Tatum McCann, American actress