Birthdays in Film & TV on March 21

  • 1880 Broncho Billy Anderson, American actor and the 1st cowboy in a movie (The Great Train, The Lucky Dog), born in Little Rock, Arkansas (d. 1971)
  • 1891 Jonathan Hale, actor (Saint's Double Trouble, Saint Strikes Back)
  • 1901 Carmelita Geraghty, American actress (My Best Girl, Texas Ranger), born in Rushville, Indiana (d. 1966)
  • 1902 Carl Jaffe, German actor (1st Man in Space, Escapement), born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1974)
  • 1911 John Paxton, screenwriter (On The Beach, Kotch, Farewell My Lovely)
  • 1912 Peter Bull, British actor and author (The African Queen, Tom Jones, Dr Strangelove), born in London, England (d. 1984)
  • 1919 Lois Collier [Madelyn Earle Jones], American actress (A Night in Casablanca, Boston Blackie, Slave Girl), born in Salley, South Carolina (d. 1999)
  • 1921 Logan Ramsey, American actor (Head, Joy Sticks, Say Yes), born in Long Beach, California (d. 2000)
  • 1922 Russ Meyer, American film director (Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!), born in San Leandro, California (d. 2004)
  • 1924 Philip Abbott, American character actor (The FBI, Sweet Bird of Youth), born in Lincoln, Nebraska (d. 1998)
  • 1925 Peter Brook, director (1776)/TV writer, born in London, England
  • 1926 Andre Delvaux, Heverie Belgium, director/writer (Benvenuta)
  • 1926 Virginia Weidler, American child actress (Babes on Broadway, All This & Heaven Too), born in Hollywood, California (d. 1968)
  • 1929 Maurice Catarcio, wrestler
  • 1930 James Coco, American character actor and singer (Only When I Laugh, Man of La Mancha, Murder by Death), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 1987)
  • 1934 Al Freeman Jr, Tx, actor (One Life to Live, My Sweet Charlie), (d. 2012)

  • 1939 Kathleen Widdoes, actress (Without a Trace), born in Wilmington, Delaware
  • 1944 Marie-Christine Barrault, actress (Stardust Memories), born in Paris, France
  • 1946 Timothy Dalton, Welsh actor (James Bond), born in Colwyn Bay, Wales
  • 1951 Helena Antonaccio, playmate (June, 1969)
  • 1953 Carl Wolfson, comedian (Thicke of the Night), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1955 Jean Marie Hon, actress (Jane-Man From Atlantis), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1957 Sabrina Le Beauf, actress (Sondra-Crosby Show), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1958 Brad Hall, comedian (SNL), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • 1958 Gary Oldman, English actor (Sid & Nancy, The Darkest Hour), born in London, England
  • 1961 Kassie Wesley, Ky, actress (Evil Dead 2, Blair-One Life to Live)

Person of interestMatthew Broderick

1962 Matthew Broderick, American actor (WarGames, Biloxi Blues), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestRosie O'Donnell

1962 Rosie O'Donnell, comedienne, actress and TV host (League of Their Own, Flintstones, Rosie, born in Commack, New York

Comedienne Rosie O'Donnell
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Rosie O'Donnell
  • 1968 Samantha Leah Dorman, playmate (Sept, 1991), born in Lakeland, Florida
  • 1969 Jennifer Lyn Jackson, playmate (April, 1989), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1972 Chris Candido, professional wrestler (d. 2005)
  • 1973 Ananda Lewis, American model and television personality
  • 1973 Jerry Supiran, American actor
  • 1974 Laura Allen, American actress
  • 1978 Rani Mukherjee, Indian actress