Birthdays in Film & TV on May 4

  • 1852 Alice Pleasance Liddell, English schoolgirl model for Alice in Wonderland (d. 1934)
  • 1873 Joe De Grasse, Canadian film director (d. 1940)
  • 1893 Edgar Dearing, American actor (Pollyanna, Abraham Lincoln, Free & Easy), born in Ceres, California (d. 1947)
  • 1893 Royal Butler [Edwin Richey], American actor (Zenobia), born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 1973)
  • 1903 Luther Adler, American actor (D.O.A., The Desert Fox), born in NYC, New York (d. 1984)
  • 1906 Esmond Knight, British actor (Hamlet, Sleeping Murder), born in East Sheen, England (dd. 1987)
  • 1909 Howard Da Silva, [Silverblatt], actor (Ben Franklin-1776), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1910 Mady Alfredo [Maria De Brieder], Flemish actress (Alicia), born in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1989)
  • 1915 Curt Conway, actor (Raw Deal), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1921 Patsy Garrett, actress (Nanny & the Professor), born in Atlantic City, New Jersey
  • 1923 Eric Sykes, English writer, actor and director (Goon Show, Sykes and A...), born in Oldham (d. 2012)
  • 1924 Peter Aldersley, actor/disc jockey
  • 1927 Terry (Owen John) Scott, Watford UK, English actor and comedian (Carry On Films)

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1929 Audrey Hepburn, British actress (Breakfast at Tiffany's, My Fair Lady), born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1993)

  • 1934 Pete Barbutti, comedian (Garry Moore Show), born in Scranton, Pennsylvania
  • 1937 Mr. Fuji, Former professional wrestler
  • 1939 Paul Gleason, American actor (Breakfast Club, Die Hard), born in Jersey City, New Jersey (d. 2006)
  • 1949 Sybil Danning, [Danninger], Weis Austria, actress (Chained Heat)
  • 1950 Hilly Hicks, actor (Roll Out, Roots), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1950 RenĂ© CM van Asten, Dutch actor (Herenstraat 10)
  • 1951 Jackie Jackson, [Sigmund], rocker (Jackson 5-ABC), born in Gary, Indiana
  • 1951 Tirso Cruz III, Filipino actor and singer.
  • 1952 Michael Barrymore, English comedian, actor, quiz master and entertainer
  • 1954 Pia Zadora, American actress
  • 1959 Scott Armstrong, American professional wrestling referee
  • 1960 Andrew Denton, Australian television presenter and comedian
  • 1961 Mary Elizabeth McDonough, actress (Erin in The Waltons), born in Van Nuys, California
  • 1962 Tracy Vaccaro, playmate (October, 1983), born in Glendale, California
  • 1967 Matthew Crane, Kimberton Pa, actor (Matt Cory-Another World)
  • 1967 Ana Gasteyer, American actress
  • 1967 Kate Garraway, English GMTV Presenter
  • 1968 Julian Barratt, English comedian and musician, one half of The Mighty Boosh
  • 1970 Will Arnett, Canadian-American actor, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1973 Michelle Martinez, Miss America (Texas-Top 10-1997), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1976 Heather Kozar, playmate (Jan, 1998), born in Akron, Ohio
  • 1977 Emily Perkins, Canadian actress
  • 1979 Wes Butters, British broadcaster
  • 1983 Trisha Krishnan, Indian actress
  • 1992 Courtney Jines, American actress
  • 1994 Alexander Gould, American actor