Birthdays in Film & TV on November 1

  • 1661 Florent Carton Dancourt, French dramatist and actor (Le Chevalier à la mode), born in Fontainebleau, France (d. 1725)
  • 1880 Karel Paul van der Mandele, financier/director (Rotterdamsche Bank)
  • 1881 Edward Van Sloan, American actor (Frankenstein, Dracula), born in Chaska, Minnesota (d. 1964)
  • 1890 James Barton, NJ, Broadway actor (Tobacco Road, Iceman Cometh)
  • 1903 Max Adrian, Irish actor (Devils, Music Lover), born in Enniskillen, County Fermanagh (d. 1973)
  • 1904 Laura Laplante, American actress (Cat & Canary), born in St Louis, Missouri (d. 1996)
  • 1915 Michael Denison, English actor (Importance of Being Ernest), born in York, England (d. 1988)
  • 1919 John Secondari, newscaster (Open Hearing), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1922 George S Irving, singer/actor (Dumplings), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1922 Jeff Richards, actor (Don't Go Near the Water), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1929 Betsy Palmer, actress (Mr Roberts, Friday the 13th), born in East Chicago, Indiana (d. 2015)
  • 1932 John Clark, English-born actor/director
  • 1941 Robert Foxworth, actor (Chase-Falcon Crest, Frankenstein), born in Houston, Texas
  • 1942 Marcia Wallace, actress (Carol-Bob Newhart Show), born in Creston, Iowa (d. 2013)
  • 1943 John McEnery, English actor
  • 1948 Anna Stuart, American Actress (Another World, All My Children)
  • 1949 Jeannie Berlin, actress (Heartbreak Kid, Portnoy's Complaint), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1951 Fabrice Luchini, French actor
  • 1953 Michael Zaslow, actor (One Life to Live, Guiding Light), born in Inglewood, California
  • 1955 Beth Leavel, American musical theatre actress
  • 1958 Rachel Ticotin, American actress (Grace-For Love & Honor, Total Recall), born in NYC, New York
  • 1960 Elizabeth Dennehy, actress (Guiding Light) [or Oct 1]
  • 1961 Kim Krizan, California, writer/actress (Slacker, Dazed & Confused)
  • 1962 Sharron Davies, British Olympic swimmer and tv presenter (BBC), born in Plymouth, Devon
  • 1963 Monty Sopp, American professional wrestler
  • 1964 Daran Norris, American actor
  • 1968 Park Shin-yang, South Korean actor
  • 1970 Alla Korot, American actress (Jenna Norris-Another World), born in Odessa, Ukraine
  • 1971 Laura Moss, actress (Amanda Cory-Another World), born in Kings Mountain, Ohio
  • 1972 Jenny McCarthy, playmate (Oct, 1993)/host (Singled Out), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1972 Toni Collette, Australian actress (The Sixth Sense), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • 1973 Aishwarya Rai, Indian actress and beauty queen (Miss World 1994), born in Mangaluru, India
  • 1976 Matt Chapman, American cartoonist and voice actor
  • 1976 Logan Marshall-Green, American actor
  • 1978 Manju Warrier, Indian actress
  • 1978 Mary Kate Schellhardt, American actress
  • 1982 Michael Copon, American actor
  • 1983 Yuko Ogura, Japanese model
  • 1984 Natalia Tena, English actress
  • 1986 Penn Badgley, American actor
  • 1987 Caitlin McCarthy, Victoria's Secret model