Birthdays in Film & TV on March 27

  • 1888 Agnes Windeck, German actress (A Time to Love and a Time to Die), born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1975)
  • 1894 William Harrigan, American actor (Invisible Man), born in NYC, New York (d. 1966)

Gloria SwansonGloria Swanson (1899-1983)

American actress (Sunset Boulevard, Queen Kelly) and producer, born in Chicago, Illinois

  • 1901 Carl Barks, American cartoonist (creator of Scrooge McDuck), born in Merrill, Oregon (d. 2000)
  • 1902 Charles Bryant Lang Jr., American cinematographer, born in Bluff, Utah (d. 1998)
  • 1907 Claude Stroud, American actor (Breakfast at Tiffany's; Ted Knight Show; Duke), born in Kaufman, Texas (d. 1985)
  • 1907 Mary Treen, American actress (It's a Wonderful Life), born in St Louis, Missouri (d. 1989)
  • 1914 Budd Schulberg, American novelist and screenwriter (On the Waterfront), born in NYC, New York (d. 2009)
  • 1914 Richard Denning [Louis Denninger Jr.], American actor (An Affair to Remember, The Black Scorpion), born in Poughkeepsie, New York (d. 1998)
  • 1919 Simon van Collem, Dutch journalist and TV host (Amsterdamned), born in Amsterdam (d. 1989)
  • 1929 Anne Ramsey, American actress (Throw Mama from the Train), born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 1988)
  • 1930 David Janssen, American actor (The Fugitive, Harry O), born in Naponee Nebraska (d. 1980)
  • 1935 Julian Glover, English actor (QED, Heat & Dust, Mandela), born in Hampstead, London
  • 1936 Jerry Lacy, American actor (Play it Again Sam), born in Sioux City, Iowa
  • 1940 Austin Pendleton, American actor (Short Circuit; Simon; Hello Again), born in Warren, Ohio
  • 1940 June Wilkinson, English actress (Absolutely Glamorous), born in Essex, England
  • 1942 Michael York, British actor (Cabaret, Logan's Run, 3 Musketeers), born in Fulmer, Buckinghamshire
  • 1944 Khosrow Shakibai, Iranian actor (Hamoun), born in Tehran, Iran (d. 2008)
  • 1946 Carl Weintraub, American actor (Harry-Executive Suite)
  • 1947 Tom Sullivan, blind actor (If You Could See What I Hear), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1950 Tony Banks, British progressive rock keyboardist (Genesis - "Supper's Ready"), and film score and classical composer, born in East Hoathly, Sussex, England
  • 1952 Chick Vennera, American actor (Thank God It's Friday; High Risk; Milagro Beanfield War; Animaniacs), born in Herkimer, New York (d. 2021)
  • 1952 Maria Schneider, French actress (Last Tango in Paris, Crime of Honor), born in Paris, France (d. 2011)
  • 1953 Pamela Roylance, actress (Sarah-Little House on Prairie), born in Seattle, Washington

Quentin TarantinoQuentin Tarantino (59 years old)

1963 American director and screenwriter (Pulp Fiction), born in Knoxville, Tennessee

  • 1963 Xuxa [Maria da Graca Meneghel], Brazilian actress (Xuxa Park), born in Santa Rosa, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
  • 1967 Talisa Soto, American actress (License to Kill), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1969 Kevin Corrigan, American actor (Grounded for Life-Uncle Eddie), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1969 Pauley Perrette, American actress, photographer, poet and writer, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1970 Corey Page, Australian actor (Richard Wilkins-Loving/City), born in Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
  • 1970 Elizabeth Mitchell, American actress (Lost), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1971 Nathan Fillion, Canadian actor (Castle), born in Edmonton, Alberta
  • 1972 Charlie Haas, American pro wrestler (3 x WWE Tag Team C'ship), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1974 Russ Haas, American professional wrestler, born in Edmond, Oklahoma (d. 2001)
  • 1975 Chakrit Yamnam, Thai film and television actor, born in Bangkok, Thailand
  • 1976 Tia Fuller, American jazz saxophonist (Soul (film); Beyoncé backing band), composer, and educator (Berklee School), born in Aurora, Colorado
  • 1982 Kurara Chibana, Japanese beauty queen, first runner-up Miss Universe 2006, born in Naha, Japan
  • 1984 Emily Ann Lloyd, American actress (Apollo 13), born in Glendale, California
  • 1984 Jon Paul Steur, American actor (Grace Under Fire), born in Escondido, California
  • 1985 Caroline Winberg, Swedish supermodel, born in Sollentuna Municipality, Sweden
  • 1986 SoCal Val [Paige Nicole Mayo], American professional wrestling valet, born in Texas
  • 1988 Brenda Song, American actress (The Ultimate Christmas Present), born in Carmichael, California
  • 1988 Holliday Grainger, English actress (The Borgias), born in Manchester, England
  • 1988 Kerri Ann Darling, American actress (Another World - "Alli")
  • 1995 Taylor Atelian, American actress (According to Jim), born in Santa Barbara, California