Birthdays in Film & TV on March 24

  • 1887 Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, American actor (The Bell Boy, Moonshine, Keystone comedies), born in Smith Center, Kansas (d. 1933)
  • 1888 Jameson Thomas, British actor (Piccadilly, Farmer's Wife), born in London, England (d. 1939)
  • 1895 Leo "Syd" Sailor, American actor (Arizona Days, Waterfront), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1962)
  • 1903 Patrick Ludlow, British actor (Naughty Husbands, Evergreen and Modesty Blaise), born in Kensington, London, England (d. 1996)
  • 1907 Martin Kosleck, German actor (Pursuit to Algiers)
  • 1909 Thomas E "Tommy" Trinder, English radio comic/actor (Phoenix)
  • 1910 Richard Conte, actor (4 Just Men, Tony Rome, Hotel), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1915 Gorgeous George, American professional wrestler (d. 1963)
  • 1920 Gene Nelson, [Berg], actor (Tea For 2, Oklahoma), born in Seattle, Washington
  • 1923 Murray Hamilton, Washington NC, actor (Rich Man Poor Man)
  • 1924 Lois Andrews, actress (Ganster, Rustlers, Desert Hawk)
  • 1924 Norman Fell, actor (Mr Roper-3's Company, The End, Graduate), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1925 Duncan Wood, TV director and producer
  • 1928 Byron "Yanks" Janis, McKeesport Pa, pianist (NBC Symphony Orch)
  • 1928 Vanessa Brown, actress (My Favorite Husband), born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1930 Kenneth Nelson, Rocky Mount NC, actor (Henry Aldrich-Aldrich Family)

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1930 Steve McQueen, American actor (The Magnificent Seven, The Great Escape), born in Beech Grove, Indiana

  • 1932 William Smith, Columbia Mo, actor (Rich Man Poor Man, Hawaii 5-0)
  • 1934 William Smith, American actor
  • 1940 Don Jardine, Canadian professional wrestler (d. 2006)
  • 1944 R. Lee Ermey, American actor
  • 1945 Curtis Hanson, American film director and screenwriter (LA Confidential, 8 Mile), born in Reno, Nevada (d. 2016)
  • 1947 Meiko Kaji, Japanese singer and actress
  • 1952 Nicholas Campbell, actor (Nick-Insiders), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1954 Donna Pescow, actress (Angie, Out of this World, Rainbow), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1954 Robert Carradine, actor (Slim-The Cowboys, Wavelength), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1960 Kelly LeBrock, American actress (Weird Science, Woman in Red), born in NYC, New York
  • 1960 Barry Horowitz, American professional wrestler
  • 1962 Star Jones, attorney/TV hostess (NBC, Inside Edition)
  • 1965 Peter Jacobson, American actor
  • 1965 Gurmit Singh, Singaporean actor
  • 1965 The Undertaker, American professional wrestler
  • 1966 Tatjana Patitz, model/actress (Rising Sun), born in Hamburg, Germany
  • 1970 Lara Flynn Boyle, Davenport Iowa, actress (Donna Hayward-Twin Peaks)
  • 1971 Megyn Price, American actress
  • 1973 Jim Parsons, actor (The Big Bang Theory), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1974 Alyson Hannigan, American actress (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, How I met Your Mother), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1975 Krisdayanti, Indonesian singer, actress and diva
  • 1977 Olivia Burnette, San Clemente California, actress (Torkelsons)
  • 1977 Jessica Chastain, American actress (Martian, Mama, The Help), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1979 Lake Bell, American actress
  • 1979 Emraan Hashmi, Indian actor (Murder, Zeher), born in Pulgaon, Maharashtra
  • 1980 Luke Edwards, Nevada City Ca, actor (Newsie)
  • 1985 Haruka Ayase, Japanese actress and model
  • 1990 Keisha Castle-Hughes, Australian-born New Zealand actress
  • 1992 Thomas Law, English actor