Birthdays in Film & TV on May 10

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1838 John Wilkes Booth, American stage actor and assassin of US President Abraham Lincoln, born in Bel Air, Maryland (d. 1865)

  • 1882 Thurston Hall, American actor (Roaming Lady, In Society), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1958)
  • 1889 Mae Murray, American silent screen actress, born in Portsmouth, Virginia (d. 1965)

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1899 Fred Astaire, American tap dancer, presenter and actor (Easter Parade, Swingtime), born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 1987)

Actor and Dancer Fred Astaire
Actor and Dancer
Fred Astaire
  • 1902 Anatole Litvak, Ukrainian-born film director (d. 1974)
  • 1912 Harold Myers, film journalist
  • 1914 Charles McGraw, American actor (Michael-Falcon, Smith Family), born in NYC, New York
  • 1915 Bert van Dongen, [Abraham J. Cohen], singer, impressionist and actor
  • 1921 Nancy Walker, American actress (Rhoda, McMillan & Wife), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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1930 Pat Summerall, American NFL player (NY Giants) and CBS sportscaster, born in Lake City, Florida (d. 2013)

CBS, Fox, and ESPN Sportscaster Pat Summerall
CBS, Fox, and ESPN Sportscaster
Pat Summerall
  • 1931 Ettore Scola, Italian director and screenwriter (A Special Day), born in Trevico, Campania (d. 2016)
  • 1932 Francoise Fabian, Hussein Dey Algeria, actress (Happy New Year)
  • 1934 Gary Owens, American disc jockey/TV host (Laugh In, Gong Show), born in Mitchell, South Dakota
  • 1934 Jeanine Basinger, American film scholar
  • 1938 Peter Davies, Major-General/Director-General (RSPCA)
  • 1938 Jean Becker, French director, screenwriter and actor
  • 1940 Taurean Blacque, actor (Neal Washington-Hill Street Blues), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1943 David Clennon, American actor
  • 1944 Marie-France Pisier, Daclat, Vietnam, French actress and writer (Love on the Run, Cousin cousine)
  • 1946 Maureen Lipman, actress (Educating Rita, Wonderworks)
  • 1947 Meg Foster, Conn, actress (Sunshine, Cagney & Lacey)
  • 1953 Lawrence Lau, actor (Jamie Frame-Another World)
  • 1953 Tito Santana, Mexican-American professional wrestler
  • 1955 Chris Berman, sportscaster (ESPN)
  • 1960 Victoria Rowell, actress (Drucilla-Young & Restless), born in Portland, Maine
  • 1961 Teri Copley, Arcadia California, actress (Mickey-We've Got it Made)
  • 1961 Johanna ter Steege, Dutch actress
  • 1965 Linda Evangelista, St Catherines Canada, supermodel (Elite)
  • 1968 Erik Palladino, American actor
  • 1968 Al Murray, British comedian
  • 1969 Judson Mills, Purcellville Va, actor (Hutch-As The World Turns)
  • 1970 Dallas Roberts, American actor
  • 1970 Sally Phillips, English comedian and actress (Smack the Pony, Miranda), born in Hong Kong
  • 1971 Adriano Giannini, Italian actor
  • 1972 Emma Ridley, Hanpstead England, actress (Return to Oz)
  • 1974 Janet Reasons, Port Orchard Washington, Miss America-Washington (1997)
  • 1977 Chas Licciardello, Australian comedian, member of The Chaser
  • 1978 Kenan Thompson, American actor
  • 1982 Despina Caldis, Greek-Australian actress
  • 1989 Lindsey Shaw, American actress
  • 1993 Mirai Shida, Japanese actress
  • 2000 Shyann McClure, American actress and model