Birthdays in Film & TV on November 15

  • 1879 Lewis Stone, American actor (The Lost World, Prisoner of Zenda), born in Worcester, Massachusetts (d. 1953)
  • 1888 James Morrison, American actor (Wine of Youth, Little Detectives), born in Mattoon, Illinois (d. 1974)
  • 1904 Tilly Losch, Austrian dancer and actress (Duel in the Sun, Garden of Allah), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1975)
  • 1919 Carol Bruce [Shirley Levy], American actress (Behind the Eight Ball, WKRP in Cincinnati), born in Great Neck, Long Island (d. 2007)
  • 1923 Peter Hammond, British actor and director (The Buccaneers, King of the Castle), born in London, England (d. 2011)
  • 1928 John Orchard, British actor (Capone, M*A*S*H), born in Kennington, London (d. 1995)
  • 1929 Edward Asner, American actor (The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Lou Grant), born in Kansas City, Kansas
  • 1930 Whitman Mayo, American actor (Grady Wilson-"Sanford & Son"), born in NYC, New York (d. 2001)
  • 1931 John Kerr, American actor (South Pacific, Peyton Place, Pit & Pendulum), born in NYC, New York (d. 2013)
  • 1933 Barbara Carson, actress (Comedy Tonight, Carter Country), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1933 Jack Burns, comedian (Burns & Schreiber), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1939 Yaphet Kotto, African-American actor (Alien, Homicide: Life on the Street), born in NYC, New York
  • 1939 Thalmus Rasulala, [Jack Crowder], actor (Blacula, Roots), born in Miami, Florida
  • 1940 Sam Waterston, American actor (Capricorn One, Heaven's Gate), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • 1940 Ulf Pilgaard, Danish actor
  • 1941 Heathcote Williams [John Henly Heathcote Williams], British poet, actor and political activist, born in Helsby, Cheshire (d. 2017)

  • 1945 Bob Gunton, American actor
  • 1951 Beverly D'Angelo, American actress (National Lampoon's Vacation), born in Columbus, Ohio
  • 1952 "Macho Man" Randy Savage, [Poffo], wrestler (WWF/SMW/ICW), born in Sarasota, Florida
  • 1952 Zoltán Buday, Hungarian born actor
  • 1955 Oliver Conant, American actor (Summer of '42), born in NYC, New York
  • 1956 Ashley Cox, playmate (December, 1977), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1957 Ray McKinnon, American film actor/director
  • 1966 Rachel True, American actress
  • 1967 Michiyoshi Ohara, wrestler (WAR/NJPW)
  • 1967 François Ozon, French film director
  • 1970 Karin van Breeschoten, Rotterdam Holland, playmate (Sept, 1989)
  • 1970 Mirjam van Breeschoten, Rotterdam Holland, playmate (Sept, 1989)
  • 1971 Jay Harrington, American actor
  • 1972 Jonny Lee Miller, English actor (Trainspotting, Elementary), born in London
  • 1973 Rachel Kathleen English, Thomaston Ga, Miss America-Georgia (1996)
  • 1973 Sydney Tamiia Poitier, American actress
  • 1976 Brandon DiCamillo, American comedian
  • 1976 Virginie Ledoyen, French actress, born in Aubervilliers, France
  • 1983 Laura Smet, French actress
  • 1986 Jeffree Star, American model, fashion designer, make-up artist and singer-songwriter
  • 1988 Zena Grey, American actress
  • 1990 Kanata Hongō, Japanese actor
  • 1991 Shailene Woodley, American Actress (The Fault in Our Stars), born in San Bernardino County, California
  • 1993 Saaya Irie, Japanese Actress, singer