Birthdays in Film & TV on November 5

  • 1895 Charles MacArthur, American playwright and screenwriter (The Scoundrel), born in Scranton, Pennsylvania (d. 1956)
  • 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)
  • 1911 Roy Rogers, American cowboy actor and singer ("Happy Trails"; Roy Rogers Show), born in Cincinnati, Ohio (d. 1998)
  • 1913 John McGiver, American character actor (Patty Duke Show; Jimmy Stewart Show; Fitzwilly), born in NYC, New York (d. 1975)

Vivien LeighVivien Leigh (1913-1967)

English actress (Gone With The Wind; A Streetcar Named Desire), born in Darjeeling, Bengal Presidency, India

  • 1927 Bob Abernethy, American journalist and 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, born in The Bronx, New York (d. 2004)
  • 1935 Christopher Wood, English screenwriter and novelist (Confessions), born in Lambeth, London (d. 2015)
  • 1935 Dick Davalos, American actor (Jeff-The Americans), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1937 Harris Yulin, American actor (Scarface), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1938 Chris Robinson, America actor (Stanley, General Hospital, Another World), born in West Palm Beach, Florida
  • 1940 Elke Sommer [Elke Schletz], German actress (A Shot in the Dark, The Oscar), born in Berlin, Germany
  • 1941 Art Garfunkel, American singer (Simon and Garfunkel - "Bridge Over Troubled Water"), and actor (Carnal Knowledge), born in NYC, New York
  • 1941 Patricia Harty, American actress (Occasional Wife, Blondie), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1943 Sam Shepard Ill, American actor and playwright (Frances, Crimes of the Heart), born in Fort Sheridan, Illinois (d. 2017)
  • 1949 Armin Shimerman, American actor (Principal Snyder-Buffy the Vampire Slayer), born in Lakewood, New Jersey

Kris JennerKris Jenner (67 years old)

1955 American businesswoman and TV personality (Keeping Up with the Kardashians), born in San Diego, California

  • 1955 Nestor Serrano, American actor (Navi Araz-24), born in The Bronx, New York
  • 1957 Jon-Erik Hexum, American actor (Voyagers!, Cover-up), born in Englewood, New Jersey (d. 1984)
  • 1958 Robert Patrick, American actor (Terminator 2: Judgment Day), born in Marietta, Georgia

Tilda SwintonTilda Swinton (62 years old)

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

  • 1961 Gina Mastrogiacomo, American actress (Goodfellas), born in Great Neck, Long Island, New York (d. 2001)
  • 1963 Andrea McArdle, American 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 (The Blacklist: Redemption), born in Amstelveen, Netherlands
  • 1967 Judy Reyes, Dominican American actress (Scrubs), born in NYC, New York
  • 1968 Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, Spanish actress (A Walk in the Clouds), born in Rome, Lazio, Italy
  • 1968 Sam Rockwell, American actor (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri), born in Daly, California
  • 1969 Jennifer Guthrie, American actress (General Hospital, 1990-91; Parker Lewis Can't Lose), born in Willimantic, Connecticut
  • 1970 Tamzin Outhwaite, English actress (Mel-EastEnders), born in Ilford, London
  • 1971 Corin Nemec, American actor (Tucker, Parker Lewis), born in Little Rock, Arkansas
  • 1971 Dana Jacobson, American TV host (ESPN's First Take), born in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
  • 1971 Jonny Greenwood, British guitarist, keyboard player (Radiohead), and film score composer (There Will Be Blood), born in Oxford, England
  • 1973 Daniella Westbrook, English actress (Sam Mitchell-EastEnders), born in Walthamstow, London
  • 1975 Keala Settle, American stage and screen actress and singer (Hands on a Hardbody; The Greatest Showman), born in Laie, Hawaii
  • 1980 Eva González, Spanish model and beauty queen, born in Seville, Spain
  • 1983 Alexa Chung, English TV presenter, model and designer, born in Privett, England
  • 1983 Andrew Hayden-Smith, English TV presenter and actor, born in Gateshead, England