On This Day

Birthdays in Film & TV on November 7

  • 1889 George Davis, Flemish actor (Private Lives, Devil May Care), born in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1965)
  • 1892 Edward Sedgwick, American film director (The Flaming Frontier, Let 'er Buck), born in Galveston, Texas (d. 1953)
  • 1893 Leatrice Joy, American actress (The Ace of Hearts), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1985)
  • 1903 Dean Jagger, American actor (White Christmas, Vanishing Point), born in Lima, Ohio (d. 1991)
  • 1903 Grace Stafford, American actress (Confessions of a Nazi Spy), born in NYC, New York (d. 1992)
  • 1927 Ivor Emmanuel, Welsh singer and actor (Zulu, Show Boat, Kiss Me, Kate), born in Margam, Wales (d. 2007)
  • 1929 Ruggero Mastroianni, Italian film editor (Giulietta degli spiriti), born in Turin, Italy (d. 1996)
  • 1936 Barry Newman, American actor (Amy, Deadline, Petrocelli), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1936 Jaap Stobbe, Dutch actor (Dageraad), born in The Hague, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
  • 1942 Jean Shrimpton, British actress (Privilege, Beaton by Bailey, Something Nice to Eat) and the world's first supermodel, born in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England
  • 1943 Michael Byrne, English actor (Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade), born in London
  • 1944 Julian Christopher, American actor (Jerry-Magician), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1944 Ken Patera, American professional wrestler, born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1954 Kamal Haasan, Indian actor (Vishwaroopam), born in Paramakudi, Tamil Nadu
  • 1956 Judy Tenuta, American comedian, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1957 Christopher Knight, American actor (Peter-Brady Bunch), born in NYC, New York

  • 1957 King Kong Bundy [Christopher Pallies], American pro wrestler (WWF), born in Atlantic City, New Jersey (d. 2019)
  • 1963 Todd McKee, American actor (Ted-Santa Barbara, The Bold & The Beautiful), born in Kentfield, California
  • 1963 Elizabeth "Liz" Mikel, American actress and jazz singer (Friday Night Lights), born in Dallas, Texas
  • 1964 Dana Plato, American actress (Kimberly-Diff'rent Strokes), born in Maywood, California (d. 1999)
  • 1966 Lisa Canning, American TV and radio hostess (Entertainment Tonight), born in St.Thomas, Virgin Islands
  • 1969 Michelle Clunie, American actress (Queer As Folk), born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1970 Neil Hannon, Northern Irish musician (The Divine Comedy), born in Derry, Northern Ireland
  • 1970 Morgan Spurlock, American director and documentary producer (Super Size Me), born in Parkersburg, West Virginia
  • 1972 Christopher Daniel Barnes, American actor (As World Turns), born in Portland, Maine
  • 1972 Jeremy London, American actor (I'll Fly Away, Party of Five), born in San Diego, California
  • 1973 Yunjin Kim, South Korean-American actress (Sun-Lost), born in Seoul, South Korea
  • 1978 Tomoya Nagase, Japanese actor and singer (TOKIO), born in Kanagawa, Japan
  • 1979 Barney Harwood, English CBBC presenter, born in Blackpool, Lancashire, England
  • 1979 Joey Ryan, American professional wrestler, born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1980 Luciana Salazar, Argentine model and actress (Cien días para enamorarse), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 1981 Muhammad Hassan, American professional wrestler, born in Syracuse, New York
  • 1981 Anthony Moffat, Scottish musician, writer and filmmaker, born in Dumfries, Scotland
  • 1981 Anushka Shetty, Indian film actress (Arundhati), born in Puttur, Mangaluru, Karnataka, India
  • 1986 Sol Aranza, Mexican voice actress
  • 1995 Bethany Mota, American video blogger, born in Merced County, California