Birthdays in Film & TV on March 29

  • 1875 Paul Rubens, English musical comedy composer (Miss Hook of Holland), born in London (d. 1917)
  • 1889 Howard Lindsay, American playwright, actor and director (State of the Union), born in Waterford, New York (d. 1968)

Person of interestWarner Baxter

1889 Warner Baxter, American actor (In Old Arizona, Cisco Kid), born in Columbus, Ohio (d. 1951)

  • 1902 Onslow Stevens, American actor (This is the Life), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1977)
  • 1903 Arthur Negus, English antiques expert and broadcaster (Antiques Roadshow), born in Reading (d. 1985)
  • 1906 E. Power Biggs, English organist and composer (CBS), born in Westcliff-on-Sea, England (d. 1977)
  • 1908 Arthur O'Connell, American actor (Mr Peepers, Second Hundred Years), born in NYC, New York (d. 1981)
  • 1908 Dennis O'Keefe, actor and director (T-Men, Fighting Seabees), born in Fort Madison, Iowa (d. 1968)
  • 1911 Philip Ahn, American actor (Kung Fu, Thoroughly Modern Millie), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1978)
  • 1911 Brigitte Horney, German actress (Das Erbe der Guldenburgs), born in Dahlem, Germany (d. 1988)
  • 1913 Niall MacGinnis, Irish character actor (Curse of the Demon, Helen of Troy), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1977)
  • 1913 Phil Foster, American comedian (Frank De Fazio-Laverne & Shirley), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1985)
  • 1918 Pearl Bailey, American actress and singer (Hello Dolly), born in Newport News, Virginia (d. 1990)
  • 1919 Eileen Heckart, American actress (Butterflies Are Free, Doll's House, Trauma Center), born in Columbus, Ohio (d. 2001)
  • 1929 Ronald Clive Williams, Welsh actor and comedian (Twin Town), born in Cefneithin, Carmarthenshire, Wales (d. 1997)
  • 1929 Utpal Dutt, Indian actor and director (Manusher Adhikar), born in Barisal, Bengal Presidency, India (d. 1993)

  • 1938 Margaret Howard, British broadcaster
  • 1941 Terence Hill, Italian actor (Super Fuzz, They Call Me Trinity), born in Venice, Italy
  • 1942 Julie Goodyear, English television actress (Bet Lynch-Coronation Street), born in Bury, England
  • 1942 Scott Wilson, American actor (The Walking Dead, The Ninth Configuration), born in Thomasville, Georgia (d. 2018)
  • 1943 Eric Idle, English comedian, actor (Monty Python), born in South Shields, England
  • 1944 John Suchet, British TV journalist (Independent TV News), born in London
  • 1945 Willem Ruis, Dutch TV host (Willem Ruis Show), born in Haarlem, Netherlands (d. 1986)
  • 1946 Bruce Weber, American fashion photographer and director (Broken Noses), born in Greensburg, Pennsylvania
  • 1948 Bud Cort, actor and director (Electric Dreams, M*A*S*H), born in New Rochelle, New York
  • 1955 Christopher Lawford, American actor (Charlie Brent-All My Children), born in Santa Monica, California
  • 1955 Dianne Kay, American actress (Nancy-8 is Enough, Reggie, Glitter), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1955 Marina Sirtis, English actress (Troi-Star Trek: The Next Generation), born in London, England
  • 1955 Brendan Gleeson, Irish actor and film director (Braveheart), born in Dublin
  • 1956 Kurt Thomas, American gymnast (Olympics), actor (Gymkata), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1957 Christopher Lambert, French-American actor (Highlander, Subway, Greystoke, Why Me), born in Great Neck, New York
  • 1958 Fiona Reynolds, Master of Emmanuel College, Cambridge and Director-General of the National Trust, born in Alston, Cumbria
  • 1958 Victor Salva, American film director (Jeepers Creepers), born in Martinez, California
  • 1961 Ane-Marie Sanches, newscaster (Suriname TV/Radio)
  • 1961 Amy Sedaris, American actress and comedian, born in Endicott, New York

Person of interestElle MacPherson

1964 Elle MacPherson, Australian supermodel and actress (Sirens), born in Sydney, New South Wales

Supermodel Elle MacPherson
Supermodel
Elle MacPherson
  • 1964 Jill Goodacre Connick, model (Victoria Secrets), born in Lubbock, Texas

Person of interestLucy Lawless

1968 Lucy Lawless, New Zealand actress (Xena: Warrior Princess) and singer, born in Auckland, New Zealand

Actress & Singer Lucy Lawless
Actress & Singer
Lucy Lawless
  • 1972 Junichi Suwabe, Japanese voice actor, born in Tokyo
  • 1974 Kristoffer Cusick, American actor
  • 1978 Michael Kaczurak, American singer and actor
  • 1980 Kim Tae Hee, South Korean actress
  • 1980 Amy Mathews, Australian actress
  • 1981 Megan Hilty, American actress
  • 2336 Deanna Troi, Betazed, fictional counsellor-Star Trek Next Generation