Birthdays in Film & TV on March 6

  • 1615 Jan Zoet, Dutch actor, author, playwright and poet (Parnasssus aan 't Y), born in Flanders, Belgium (d. 1674)
  • 1882 Guy Kibbee, American actor (Big Shot), born in El Paso, Texas (d. 1956)
  • 1891 Victor Kilian, actor (Gentleman's Agreement), born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • 1899 Jay C Flippen, American actor (Jet Pilot, The Killing, Thunder Bay), born in Little Rock, Arkansas (d. 1971)
  • 1900 Ludwig Donath, Austrian actor (Torn Curtain, Sirocco, Jolson Sings Again), born in Vienna, Austria-Hungar (d. 1967)
  • 1904 Hugh Williams, British dramatist, actor and writer (Wuthering Heights, Bank Holiday), born in East Sussex, England (d. 1969)
  • 1904 Chris Baay, Dutch actor (Tomorrow It Will Be Better, Klatergoud, Surprise Raid), born in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1991)
  • 1906 Bob Wills [James Robert Wills], American actor (Lone Prairie, Tornado in the Saddle), born in Limestone County, Texas (d. 1975)

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1906 Lou Costello, American comedian and actor (The Abbott and Costello Show), born in Paterson, New Jersey (d. 1959)

Comedian and Actor Lou Costello
Comedian and Actor
Lou Costello
  • 1913 Ella Logan, actress (52nd Street, Goldwyn Follies), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1914 Kirill P Kondrashin, conductor (Hollywood Bowl 1981), born in Moscow, Russia
  • 1916 Rochelle Hudson, actress (That's My Boy), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • 1917 Frankie Howerd, English comedian (d. 1992)
  • 1920 Lewis Gilbert, director/actor (You Only Live Twice), born in London, England
  • 1920 Roger Price, Charleston WV, actor/writer (Who's There, Droodles)
  • 1921 Ross Hunter, American film producer (Airport, Madame X, Pillow Talk), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1996) date of birth disputed)
  • 1923 Ed McMahon, American TV host (Johnny Carson Show, Star Search), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • 1926 Andrzej Wajda, Polish film director (Ashes & Diamonds, Man of Iron), born in Suwalki (d. 2016)
  • 1927 William J Bell, soap opera creator (Young & Restless), born in Chicago, Illinois

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1927 Gabriel García Márquez, Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter and journalist (1982 Nobel Prize in Literature), born in Aracataca, Colombia (d. 2014)

Colombian Writer Gabriel García Márquez
Colombian Writer
Gabriel García Márquez
  • 1930 Lorin Maazel, French conductor (NBC Symphony Orch 1941), born in Neuilly France, (d. 2014)
  • 1931 Carmen Delavallade, US dancer/singer/actress (Aida)
  • 1931 John Smith, actor (Cimarron City, Laramie, 7 Angry Men), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1932 Jean Boht, English actress (Bread, Distant Voices, Still Lives), born in Bebington, England
  • 1933 William Davis, author/broadcaster (Battle at Bull Run)
  • 1934 John Noakes, British TV presenter, born in Yorkshire, England (d. 2017)
  • 1937 Doug Dillard, actor (Clem-Popeye)
  • 1939 David Spielberg, Weslaco Tx, actor (Jessica Novak, The Practice)
  • 1940 Joanna Miles, Nice France, actress (Cross Creek, Delta County USA)
  • 1941 Karyn Kupcinet, American actress (Carol-Gertrude Berg Show), born in Karyn Kupcinet (d. 1963)
  • 1942 Ben Murphy, Jonesboro, Arkansas, American actor (Name of the Game, Alias Smith and Jones)
  • 1945 Anna Maria Horsford, American actress (Thelma Frye-Amen), born in NYC, New York
  • 1946 Martin Kove, American actor (Victor-Cagney & Lacey), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1947 Judy Loe, Urmston Manchester UK, actress (Singles, Meaning of Life)
  • 1947 Rob Reiner, actor and director (All in the Family, Stand By Me), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1953 Jackie Zeman, actress (Bobbie-General Hospital), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • 1958 Eddie Deezen, American actor
  • 1959 Tom Arnold, Iowa, [Mr Roseanne Barr Arnold], actor (Tom, True Lies)
  • 1963 Suzanne Crough, rocker (Partridge Family)
  • 1963 D.L. Hughley, American comedian and actor
  • 1964 Cher Butler, playmate (August, 1985), born in Garland, Texas
  • 1966 Alan Davies, British comedian and actor
  • 1968 Connie Britton, actress (Nikki-Spin City), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1968 Moira Kelly, actress (Cutting Edge)
  • 1969 Andrea Elson, American actress (Lynn-Alf, Alice-Whiz Kids), born in NYC, New York
  • 1969 Greg Scott, British TV personality
  • 1970 Amy Pietz, actress (Annie-Caroline In the City), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • 1971 Sean Morley, American professional wrestler
  • 1972 Susan Alexander, Miss America-Maryland (1997), born in Silver Spring, Maryland
  • 1974 Sebastian Siegel, British-American actor
  • 1975 Aracely Arambula, Mexican actress and singer
  • 1976 Ken Anderson, American professional wrestler
  • 1978 Lara Cox, Australian Actress
  • 1979 David Flair, American professional wrestler
  • 1981 Ellen Muth, American actress
  • 1985 Albert Reed, American model
  • 1986 Eli Marienthal, American actor
  • 1987 Hannah Taylor-Gordon, English actress
  • 1996 Savanah Stehlin, American actress