Birthdays in Film & TV on March 8

  • 1902 Louise Beavers, American actress (Beulah-Beulah), born in Cincinnati, Ohio (d. 1962)
  • 1907 Charles Boost, Dutch film critic, born in Breda, Netherlands (d. 1990)

Person of interestClaire Trevor

1910 Claire Trevor [Wemlinger], American actress (Marjorie Morningstar), born in NYC, New York (d. 2000)

Actress Claire Trevor
Actress
Claire Trevor
  • 1915 Tapio Rautavaara, Finnish athlete, actor, and singer (Me tulemme taas, Rion yö), born in Pirkkala, Finland (d. 1979)
  • 1920 Eileen Herlie [Herlihy], Scottish-American actress (All My Children, The Angel with the Trumpet), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 2008)
  • 1920 Eva Dahlbeck, Swedish actress (Brink of Life, Dreams, A Lesson in Love), born in Saltsjö-Duvnäs, Stockholms län, Sweden (d. 2008)
  • 1921 Alan Hale, Jr., American actor (Skipper-Gilligan's Island), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1990)
  • 1922 Cyd Charisse [Tula Finklea], American dancer and actress (Singin' in the Rain), born in Amarillo, Texas (d. 2008)
  • 1923 Sembene Ousmane, Senegalese author/novelist/director (Doctor Noir)
  • 1924 Sean McClory, Irish actor (The Californians, My Chauffeur), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 2003)
  • 1925 Francisco Rabal, Aguilas Spain, actor (Holy Innocents, Camorra)
  • 1936 Sue Ane Langdon, actress (Bachelor Father, Arnie), born in Paterson, New Jersey
  • 1940 Susan Clark, actress (Night Moves, Webster), born in Sarnia, Ontario
  • 1941 Andrei Mironov, Soviet actor (d. 1987)
  • 1943 Lynn Redgrave, British-American actress (Gods and Monsters, Georgy Girl), born in London, England (d. 2010)
  • 1944 Palito Ortega, Argentine singer and actor
  • 1945 Micky Dolenz, actor (Circus Boy)/singer (Monkees), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1953 Kathleen Ann Shower, Brookville Oh, Playmate of the Year (May, 1985)
  • 1956 John Kapelos, Canadian actor
  • 1957 Cynthia Rothrock, actress (Lady Dragon, Honor & Glory), born in Wilmington, Delaware
  • 1959 Aidan Quinn, actor (Avalon, Desperately Seeking Susan, Mission)
  • 1961 Camryn Manheim, American actress (The Practice), born in Caldwell, New Jersey
  • 1964 Peter [Ped] Gill, English drummer (Frankie Goes to Hollywood, born in Liverpool
  • 1969 Andrea Parker, actress (Miss Parker-The Pretender)
  • 1973 Nanette Pearson, Pleasant Grove Utah, Miss America-Utah (1997)
  • 1973 Boris Kodjoe, Austrian model
  • 1975 Fardeen Khan, Indian actor
  • 1976 Freddie Prinze Jr, actor (I Know What You Did Last Summer)

Person of interestJames Van Der Beek

1977 James Van Der Beek, American actor (Dawson's Creek), born in Cheshire, Connecticut

  • 1978 Nick Zano, American actor
  • 1985 Ewa Sonnet, Polish model and pop singer
  • 1989 Ming Xi, Chinese model, born in Shanghai, China
  • 1991 Devon Werkheiser, American actor
  • 1992 Charlie Ray, American actress
  • 1996 Lorna Fitzgerald, English actress