Birthdays in Film & TV on November 21

  • 1894 Corinne Griffith, American actress dubbed "The Orchid Lady of the Screen" (3 Hours, Lilies of Field), born in Texarkana, Texas (d. 1979)
  • 1899 Jobyna Ralston, American actress (For Heaven's Sake), born in South Pittsburg, Tennessee (d. 1967)
  • 1900 Alice Calhoun, American Silent film actress (Flowing Gold), born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1966)
  • 1907 Charles Korvin, Czechoslovakia, actor (Berlin Express, Ship of Fools)
  • 1912 Eleanor Powell, actress/tap dancer (Bdwy Melody), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1913 Roy Boulting, British film director (d. 2001)
  • 1916 Cecilia P J "Cilly" Bach, Dutch/US/Spanish actress (In Pyama)
  • 1919 Steve Brodie, actor (Life & Legend of Wyatt Earp), born in El Dorado, Kansas
  • 1920 Ralph Meeker, actor (Anderson Tapes, Night Stalker), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • 1921 Vivian Blaine, actress (Guys & Dolls, Skirts Ahoy), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1922 Maria Casares, La Coruna Spain, French actress (Orpheus, Lectrice)
  • 1924 Joseph Campanella, American actor (Guiding Light, Mannix), born in New York City
  • 1929 Laurier LaPierre, Canadian journalist, broadcaster and senator
  • 1934 Laurence Luckinbill, actor (Delphi Bureau, Ike), born in Fort Smith, Arkansas
  • 1938 Robert Drivas, [Choromokos], actor (Our Private World), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1939 Rick Lenz, actor (Hec Ramsey, Scandalous John), born in Springfield, Illinois
  • 1941 Juliet Mills, actress (Nanny & the Professor, QB VII), born in London, England
  • 1942 Tweety Bird, cartoon character
  • 1942 Afa Anoa'i, Samoan/American wrestler
  • 1944 Harold Ramis, actor and director (SCTV, Stripes), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2014)
  • 1945 Goldie Hawn, American actress (The First Wives Club, Private Benjamin), born in Washington, District of Columbia
  • 1946 Jacky Lafon, Belgian actress
  • 1949 Nickolas Grace, Cheshire England, actor (Diamond's Edge)
  • 1952 Deborah Shelton, actress (Dallas, Ocean Kill, Body Double), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1952 Lorna Luft, singer/actress (Where the Boys Are-1980), born in Scarsdale, New York
  • 1954 Thomas Rothman, American film executive
  • 1956 Terri Welles, [Knepper], California, playmate of the year (Dec, 1980)
  • 1963 Nicollette Sheridan, Worthing England, actress (Paige-Knots Landing)
  • 1964 Marjorie Judith Vincent, Miss America (1991), born in Oak Park, Illinois
  • 1965 Alexander Siddig, British actor
  • 1967 Kelly Gallagher, Myrtle Beach SC, playmate (Sep, 1994)
  • 1971 Dahlia Salem, actress (Sofia Carlino-Another World), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1972 Rain Phoenix, American singer/actress
  • 1973 Brook Kerr, American actress
  • 1973 Inés Sastre, Spanish model and actress
  • 1975 Cherie Johnson, actress (Cherie-Punky Brewster), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • 1978 Lucía Jiménez, Spanish actress
  • 1978 Sara Tanaka, American actress
  • 1980 Elaine Yiu, Hong Kong actress and presenter, born in Hong Kong
  • 1984 Jena Malone, American Actress