Birthdays in Film & TV on October 22

Sarah BernhardtSarah Bernhardt (1844-1923)

French actress (Camille, Queen Elizabeth), born in Paris, France

  • 1876 [Joseph Jacinto] Jo Mora, Uruguayan-born American cartoonist, cowboy and illustrator who lived with the Hopi tribe and wrote extensively of his experiences, born in Montevideo, Uruguay (d. 1947)
  • 1891 Parker Fennelly, American comedian and actor (d. 1988)
  • 1900 James Hall, American actor (Hell's Angels, Four Sons), born in Dallas, Texas (d. 1940)
  • 1903 Curly Howard {Jerome Lester Horwitz}, American vaudevillian actor and comedian (The Three Stooges), born in Brooklyn New York (d. 1952)
  • 1904 Constance Bennett, American actress (Easiest Way, Ladies in Love), born in NYC, New York (d. 1965)
  • 1908 John Gould, American humorist, essayist, and columnist (d. 2003)
  • 1908 John Sutton, British actor (The Three Musketeers, Tower of London, Return of Fly), born in Rawalpindi, Punjab, British India (d. 1963)
  • 1910 Tamara Desni [Brodsky], German-born British actress (The Green Finger, Hell's Cargo), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 2008)
  • 1912 Frances Drake [Dean], American actress (Mad Love, The Invisible Ray), born in NYC, New York (d. 2000)
  • 1913 Patricia "Boots" Mallory, American dancer and actress (Handle With Care), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1958)
  • 1915 Harry Hickox, American actor (Herb-Please Don't Eat the Daisies), born in Big Spring, Texas
  • 1916 Sidney Miller, American actor (Here Comes Donald) and director (The Mickey Mouse Club), born in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, (d. 2004)

Joan FontaineJoan Fontaine (1917-2013)

British-American Academy Award-winning actress (Gunga Din; Ivanhoe; Rebecca), born in Tokyo, Japan

  • 1920 Mitzi Green [Elizabeth Keno], American child actress (Huckleberry Finn, Little Orphan Annie), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 1969)
  • 1922 Antonius "Ton" Lensink, Dutch actor (Rituelen), born in Batavia, Dutch East Indies (d. 1997)
  • 1928 Nelson Pereira dos Santos, Brazilian movie director (Como Era Gostoso o Meu Francês, Vidas Secas), born in São Paulo, Brazil (d. 2018)
  • 1938 Christopher Lloyd, American Emmy Award-winning actor (Taxi - "Reverend Jim"; Back to the Future films), born in Stamford, Connecticut,
  • 1938 Derek Jacobi, British Tony, BAFTA, and Tony Award-winning stage and screen actor and director (I, Claudius; Much Ado About Nothing; Dead Again), born in London, England
  • 1939 Tony Roberts, actor (Annie Hall, Edge of Night, Lucie Arnaz Show), born in NYC, New York
  • 1941 Charles Keating, English actor (Carl Hutchins-Another World), born in London, England, (d. 2014)
  • 1942 Annette Funicello, American actress (Mickey Mouse Club; Beach Party movies), and singer ("Tall Paul"; "O Dio Mio"), born in Utica, New York, (d. 2013)
  • 1942 Robin John Maconie, New Zealand pianist, electro-acoustic film and concert composer, and musicologist (Stockhausen), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • 1943 Catherine Deneuve [Dorleac], actress (Repulsion, Hunger), born in Paris, France
  • 1943 Jan de Bont, Dutch film director
  • 1943 Robert Long [Leverman], Dutch singer/actor (Vroeger Kon je Lachen)
  • 1945 Yvan Ponton, Canadian actor and television host
  • 1946 Claude Charron, French Canadian politician and TV personality
  • 1947 Lee Meredith [Judith Lee Sauls], River Edge NJ, actress (Producers)

Jeff GoldblumJeff Goldblum (70 years old)

1952 American actor (The Fly; Jurassic Park; Independence Day), and jazz pianist (The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra), born in West Homestead, Pennsylvania

  • 1952 Julie Dash American filmmaker (Daughters of the Dust), born in New York City
  • 1959 Marc Shaiman, American film and Broadway composer (When Harry Met Sally; Hairspray), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • 1959 Todd Graff, American actor (Five Corners, Dominic & Eugene), born in NYC, New York
  • 1961 Robert Torti, American actor
  • 1962 Bob Odenkirk, American actor (Breaking Bad; Better Call Saul), comic, and Emmy Award-winning screenwriter (SNL,1987-91; The Ben Stiller Show; Late Night with Conan O'Brien, 1993-94), born in Berwyn, Illinois
  • 1966 Valeria Golino, Italian actress (Rain Man, Little Flames), born in Naples, Italy
  • 1967 Carlos Mencia, Honduras-born American comedian
  • 1968 Jay Johnston, American actor and comedian (Mr. Show)
  • 1969 Spike Jonze [Adam Spiegel], American director and film producer (Her, Three Kings, Where the Wild Things Are), born in Rockville, Maryland
  • 1971 Jennifer Lee (née Rebecchi), American BAFTA and Academy Award-winning screenwriter and director (Frozen; Frozen II), born in Providence, Rhode Island
  • 1972 D'Lo Brown, American professional wrestler
  • 1972 Saffron Burrows, English-American actress (Boston Legal), born in London
  • 1976 Helen Svedin, Swedish model
  • 1981 Michael Fishman, American actor (DJ in Roseanne), born in Long Beach, California
  • 1990 Jonathan William Lipnicki, actor (Jeff Foxworthy Show, Jerry McGuirre)
  • 1992 Sofia Vassilieva, American actress (Medium), born in n Minneapolis, Minnesota