On This Day

Birthdays in Film & TV on November 26

  • 1703 Theophilus Cibber, English actor and writer, born in London, England (d. 1758)
  • 1795 Carl Philipp Fohr, German painter and cartoonist, born in Heidelberg, Germany (d. 1818)
  • 1889 Albert Dieudonné, French actor and novelist (Backbiters, Napoleon), born in Paris, France (d. 1976)
  • 1902 Alberto Morin, Puerto Rican actor (Two Mules for Sister Sara, Rio Grande), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico (d. 1989)
  • 1905 George Emlyn Williams, Welsh actor and playwright (David Copperfield), born in Mostyn, Wales (d. 1987)
  • 1909 Frances Dee, American actress (Of Human Bondage), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2004)
  • 1910 Cyril Cusack, South African actor (Day of the Jackal, Fahrenheit 451), born in Durban, South Africa (d. 1993)
  • 1912 Eric Sevareid, American author and News correspondent (CBS), born in Velva, North Dakota (d. 1992)
  • 1915 Earl Wild, American composer and pianist (Caesar's Hour, NBC Symph 1942), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 2010)
  • 1915 Herbert Joeks, [Herman Hugten], Dutch actor (Snip & Snap, Pipo de clown), born in Haarlem, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1993)
  • 1917 Adele Jergens, American actress (Dark Past, Fuller Brush Man), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2002)
  • 1920 Daniel Petrie, Canadian television and movie director, born in Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada (d. 2004)
  • 1923 Patricia "Pat" Phoenix, British actress (Coronation Street, L Shaped Room), born in Fallowfield, Manchester, England (d. 1986)
  • 1927 John Carter, American actor (Scarface, The Hoax, Badlands, Max-Falcon Crest), born in Center Ridge, Arkansas (d. 2015)
  • 1929 Betta St John [Betty Jean Striegler], American actress, singer and dancer (Dream Wife, Corridors of Blood), born in Hawthorne, California
  • 1931 Hank Garrett, American actor and comedian (Car 54 Where Are You?), born in Monticello, New York

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1933 Robert Goulet, American singer and actor, born in Lawrence, Massachusetts (d. 2007)

Singer and Actor Robert Goulet
Singer and Actor
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  • 1935 Marian Mercer, American actress and singer (Dean Martin Show), born in Akron, Ohio (d. 2011)
  • 1938 Rich Little, Canadian-American impressionist and actor (Love on a Rooftop), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1942 Olivia Cole, American actress (Roots, Backstairs at the White House), born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 2018)
  • 1945 Daniel Davis, American actor (Niles-Nanny), born in Gurdon, Arkansas
  • 1945 Tandy Cronyn, American actress (Twisted, Guardian, Age Old Friends), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1947 Susanne Zenor, American actress (Days of Our Lives), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • 1948 Claes Elfsberg, Swedish television presenter, born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1949 Juanin Clay, American actress (The Legend of the Lone Ranger), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1995)
  • 1956 Don Lake, Canadian television writer (The Bonnie Hunt Show), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1959 Jamie Rose, American actress (St Elsewhere, Falcon Crest), born in NYC, New York
  • 1961 Marcy Walker, American actress (Liza-All My Child, Santa Barbara), born in Paducah, Kentucky
  • 1961 Ivory [Lisa Moretti], American professional wrestler, born in Inglewood, California
  • 1963 Allyson Rice-Taylor, American actress (As the World Turns), born in Huntington, West Virginia
  • 1966 Garcelle Beauvais, Haitian fashion model and actress (The Jamie Foxx Show), born in Saint-Marc, Haiti
  • 1970 Lorissa McComas, American actress (Lap Dancing, Vamp), born in Columbus, Ohio (d. 2009)
  • 1970 Dave Hughes, Australian comedian (Hughesy, We Have a Problem), born in Warrnambool, Victoria
  • 1972 Nicole Beach, American model (Wonderbra), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • 1972 Arjun Rampal, Indian actor (Rock On!!), born in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, India
  • 1973 Peter Facinelli, American actor (Fastlane), born in Queens, New York
  • 1974 Tammy Lynn Michaels, American actress (Popular), born in Lafayette, Indiana
  • 1976 Maven Huffman, American professional wrestler (WWF/E), born in Crimora, Virginia
  • 1980 Jessica Bowman, American actress (Colleen Cooper-Dr Quinn), born in Walnut Creek, California
  • 1980 Delilah Cotto, Puerto Rican actress, dancer and model, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1980 Satoshi Ohno, Japanese singer and actor, born in Mitaka, Tokyo
  • 1986 Trevor Morgan, American actor (Genius), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1988 Yumi Kobayashi, Japanese fashion model, born in Tokyo
  • 1988 Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson, Icelandic weightlifter (World's Strongest Man 2018; deadlifting WR 501kg 2020) and actor ("The Mountain" Game of Thrones), born in Reykjavík, Iceland
  • 1997 Luka Sabbat, American model and stylist, born in New York