Birthdays in Film & TV on November 5

  • 1899 Forrest Lewis, American actor (All That Heaven Allows, Monster of Piedras Blancas), born in Knightstown, Indiana (d. 1977)
  • 1900 Natalie Schafer, American actress (Gilligan's Island, Anastasia), born in NYC, New York (d. 1991)
  • 1905 Joel McCrea, American actor (Foreign Correspondent, Sullivan's Travels), born in South Pasadena, California (d. 1990)
  • 1913 John McGiver, American actor (Patty Duke Show, Jimmy Stewart Show), born in NYC, New York (d. 1975)

Person of interestVivien Leigh

1913 Vivien Leigh, English actress (Gone With The Wind, A Streetcar Named Desire), born in Darjeeling, Bengal Presidency, India (d. 1967)

Actress Vivien Leigh
Vivien Leigh
  • 1927 Robert Abernethy, Newscaster (NBC News Encore), born in Geneva, Switzerland
  • 1933 Herb Edelman, American actor (Good Guys, Strike Force, 9 to 5), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1996)
  • 1934 Victor Argo, American actor (d. 2004)
  • 1935 Dick Davalos, American actor (Jeff-The Americans), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1935 Christopher Wood, English screenwriter and novellist
  • 1937 Harris Yulin, American actor
  • 1938 Chris Robinson, Fla, actor (Stanley, General Hospital, Another World)
  • 1940 Elke Sommer, [Elke Schletz], actress (A Shot in the Dark, The Oscar), born in Berlin, Germany
  • 1941 Patricia Harty, actress (Occasional Wife, Blondie), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1941 Art Garfunkel, American singer/actor (Simon and Garfunkel, Carnal Knowledge), born in New York
  • 1943 Sam Shepard Ill, American actor/playwright (Frances, Crimes of the Heart), born in Fort Sheridan, Illinois (d. 2017)

  • 1949 Armin Shimerman, American actor
  • 1951 Cindy Brooks, playmate (April, 1985), born in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
  • 1955 Nestor Serrano, American actor
  • 1955 Kris Jenner, American TV personality (Keeping Up with the Kardashians), born in San Diego, California
  • 1957 Jon-Erik Hexum, Tenafly NJ, actor (Voyager, Cover-up)
  • 1958 Robert Patrick, American actor

Person of interestTilda Swinton

1960 Tilda Swinton, British actress (We Need to Talk About Kevin, The Chronicles of Narnia), born in London, England

Actress Tilda Swinton
Tilda Swinton
  • 1961 Gina Mastrogiacomo, American actress (d. 2001)
  • 1963 Andrea McArdle, actress (Annie), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1963 Tatum O'Neal, American actress (Paper Moon, Little Darlings; ex-wife of John McEnroe), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1965 Famke Janssen, Dutch model and actress
  • 1966 Georgia Apostolou, Greek actress
  • 1967 Judy Reyes, Dominican American actress (Scrubs), born in NYC, New York
  • 1968 Sam Rockwell, American actor (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri), born in Daly, California
  • 1968 Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, Spanish actress
  • 1969 Jennifer Guthrie, actress (Dawn-General Hospital), born in Willimantic, Connecticut
  • 1970 Tamzin Outhwaite, English actress
  • 1971 Corin "Corky" Nemec, actor (Tucker, Parker Lewis), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • 1971 Dana Jacobson, ESPN's First Take hostess
  • 1973 Daniella Westbrook, English actress
  • 1980 Eva González, Spanish model and beauty queen
  • 1983 Andrew Hayden-Smith, TV presenter and actor