Birthdays in Film & TV on November 2

  • 1777 Fortunat Alojzy Gonzaga Żółkowski, Polish actor, comedist, translator, editor of humour magazines, born near Nowogródek, Poland (d. 1822)
  • 1877 Claire McDowell, American actress (Big Parade), born in NYC, New York (d. 1966)
  • 1886 Philip Merivale, British actor (Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Nothing But Trouble), born in Rehutia, Manickpur, India (d. 1946)
  • 1892 Alice Brady, American actress (My Man Godfrey, Gay Divorcee, Zenobia), born in NYC, New York (d. 1939)
  • 1897 Dennis King, English actor (Devil's Brother), born in Coventry, Warwickshire, England (d. 1971)
  • 1901 James Dunn, American actor (Tree Grows in Brooklyn, It's a Great Life), born in NYC, New York (d. 1967)
  • 1901 Paul Ford, American actor (Phil Silvers Show), born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1976)
  • 1908 Reginald Beckwith, English actor (Genevieve, Doctor in Love), born in York, England (d. 1965)

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1913 Burt Lancaster, American actor (From Here to Eternity, Elmer Gantry), born in NYC, New York

  • 1914 Ray Walston, American actor (My Favorite Martian, Damn Yankees), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 2001)
  • 1915 Sidney Luft, American movie director, born in NYC, New York (d. 2005)
  • 1919 Warren Stevens, American actor (Richard Boone Show), born in Clark's Summit, Pennsylvania (d. 2012)
  • 1920 Lewis Charles, American actor (Feather & Father Gang), born in NYC, New York
  • 1920 Ann Rutherford, Canadian actress, born in Vancouver, British Columbia (d. 2012)
  • 1921 Shepard Menken, American voice actor, born in NYC, New York (d. 1999)
  • 1929 Rachel Ames, actress (Line Up, Audrey-Gen Hospital), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1936 Abdullah the Butcher [Lawrence Robert Shreve], Canadian wrestler, born in Windsor, Ontario, Canada
  • 1939 Richard Serra, American sculptor and video artist, born in San Francisco, California
  • 1940 Gigi Proletti, Italian actor, director and singer (Alleluja brava gente), born in Rome, Italy
  • 1942 Stefanie Powers, American actress (Girl From UNCLE, Hart to Hart), born in Hollywood, California
  • 1944 Patrice Chereau, French opera director and actor (Danton), born in Lézigné, Maine-et-Loire, France (d. 2013)
  • 1952 Kate Linder, actress (Esther Valentine--Young & Restless), born in Pasadena, California
  • 1959 Peter Mullan, Scottish actor and filmmaker (The Magdalene Sisters), born in Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
  • 1960 Mardi Jacquet, playmate (October, 1980), born in Chateauroux, California
  • 1962 Donna Spangler, wrestler (Coal Miner's Daughter-GLOW), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1963 Susie Scott, playmate (May, 1983), born in San Diego, California
  • 1963 Craig Saavedra, American filmmaker (Starry Night Entertainment), born in Los Angeles, California

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1965 Shah Rukh Khan, Indian actor, producer and TV personality (My Name is Khan, Swades), born in New Delhi, India

  • 1966 Sean Kanan, American actor (General Hospital, Rich Girl), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1966 David Schwimmer, American actor (Friends, Madagascar), born in Queens, New York
  • 1966 Tim Kirkman, American filmmaker, born in Monroe, North Carolina
  • 1966 Khaled Abol Naga, Egyptian actor and activist, born in Cairo
  • 1968 Brandi Brandt, playmate (October, 1987), born in Santa Clara, California
  • 1968 Helle Michaelsen, Danish model, actress and playmate (Aug, 1988), born in Aalborg, Denmark
  • 1968 Melissa Evridge, playmate (Aug, 1990), born in Lexington, Kentucky
  • 1970 Sharmell Sullivan, American professional wrestling valet, born in Gary, Indiana
  • 1972 Jeni Stephens, Miss America-Tennessee (1997), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1972 Samantha Janus, British singer and actress (EastEnders), born in Brighton, Sussex, England
  • 1973 Marisol Nichols, American actress (Riverdale), born in Rogers Park, Illinois
  • 1974 Alex Tanaka, American actor (Saja-Swan's Crossing), born in Huntington, New York
  • 1975 Danny Cooksey, American actor (Sam-Diff'rent Strokes), born in Moore, Oklahoma
  • 1977 Jason Cerbone, American actor (The Sopranos), born in NYC, New York
  • 1977 Randy Harrison, American actor (Queer as Folk), born in Nashua, New Hampshire
  • 1979 Julie Lund, Danish actress (What Goes Around), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1980 Kim So-yeon, South Korean actress, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • 1982 Kyoko Fukada, Japanese actress, model and singer, born in Kita, Tokyo, Japan
  • 1984 Tamara Hope, Canadian actress (The Sandy Bottom Orchestra), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1984 Julia Stegner, German supermodel, born in Munich, Germany
  • 1986 Lara Sacher, Australian actress
  • 1988 Lindze Letherman, American actress (General Hospital), born in Fresno, California
  • 1989 Katelyn Tarver, American singer and actress (The Secret Life of the American Teenager), born in Glennville, Georgia