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 [Geza Korvin Karpathi], Austrian actor (Berlin Express, Ship of Fools), born in Piestany, Austria-Hungary (d. 1998)
  • 1912 Eleanor Powell, American actress and tap dancer (Born to Dance, Born to Dance), born in Springfield, Massachusetts (d. 1982)
  • 1913 Roy Boulting, British film director (d. 2001)
  • 1919 Steve Brodie [John Stevenson], American actor (The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp), born in El Dorado, Kansas (d. 1992)
  • 1920 Ralph Meeker [Rathgeber], American actor (Mister Roberts, Anderson Tapes, Night Stalker), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 1988)
  • 1921 Vivian Blaine, American actress (Guys & Dolls, Skirts Ahoy), born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 1995)
  • 1922 Maria Casares [Pérez], Spanish-French actress (Orpheus, Lectrice), born in A Coruña, Spain (d. 1996)
  • 1924 Joseph Campanella, American character actor (Guiding Light, Mannix), born in NYC, New York
  • 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 [Pie], Warner Bros. cartoon character created by Bob Clampett and Friz Freleng (Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies series), first debuts in "A Tale of Two Kitties"
  • 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, British actress (Paige-Knots Landing), born in Worthing, England
  • 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
  • 1982 Aarti Chhabria, Indian Bollywood actress and Miss India Worldwide 2000, born in Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • 1984 Jena Malone, American Actress