Birthdays in Film & TV on September 16

  • 1872 Henriette deVreker-Verschuur, Dutch-Flemish actress (Roze Kate), born (d. 1965)
  • 1888 Almira Sessions, American actress (Oklahoma Annie), born in Washington, D.C. (d. 1974)
  • 1890 Ernst Deutsch, [Dorian], actor (Moon is Down, 3rd Man), born in Prague, Czechoslovakia
  • 1891 Isabel Jeans, British actress (Easy Virtue, Heavens Above), born in London, England (d. 1985)
  • 1893 Alexander Korda, British movie producer (3rd man)
  • 1894 Clarence Hennecke, American actor (The Strong Man, Murder by Television, Keystone Kops), born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 1969)
  • 1914 Allen Funt, American TV host & creator (Candid Camera), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1922 Janis Paige, actress (Lanigan's Rabbi, Trapper John MD), born in Tacoma, Washington
  • 1924 Lauren Bacall, American actress (Dark Passage, Key Largo), born in Staten Island, New York
  • 1926 Tommy "Butch" Bond, actor (Butch-Our Gang)
  • 1927 Jack Kelly, Astoria Queens, actor (Bart-Maverick, Get Christie Love)
  • 1927 Peter Falk, actor (Colombo, Scared Straight), born in Ossining, New York
  • 1930 Anne Francis, actress (Honey West, Pancho Villa), born in Ossining, New York
  • 1933 George Chakiris, Norwood Ohio, actor (West Side Story)
  • 1941 Jim McBride, American director/actor (Hot Times, Breathless, Big Easy), born in NYC, New York
  • 1942 Linda G Miller, American actress (Night of the Juggler, Mississippi), born in NYC, New York
  • 1946 Cathee Dahmen, American fashion model
  • 1947 Russ Abbot [Russell A Roberts], British TV comedian (The Russ Abbot Show, September Song), born in Cheshire, England
  • 1949 Ed Begley Jr, American actor (Eating Raoul, St Elsewhere, Parenthood), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1949 Susan Ruttan, actress (Roxanne Melman-LA Law), born in Oregon City, Oregon
  • 1950 Loyd Grossman, American television presenter
  • 1952 Mickey Rourke, American actor (Wild Orchid, Barfly), born in Schenectady, New York
  • 1953 Lenny Clarke, actor (Officer Hampton-John Larroquette Show), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1958 Jennifer Tilly, American actress (Let it Ride, Off Beat, Psycho II), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1962 Kimberly McArthur, playmate (January, 1982), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • 1964 Molly Shannon, American actress
  • 1964 Rossy de Palma, Spanish actress
  • 1965 Katy Kurtzman, actress (Lindsay-Dynasty), born in Washington, D.C.
  • 1971 Charlie Fields, American actor (Shannon), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971 Shawntel Smith, Oklahoma, Miss America (1996)
  • 1971 Amy Poehler, American comedian and actress (Saturday Night Live, Parks and Recreation), born in Newton, Massachusetts
  • 1972 Shalane McCall, actor (Charlie Wade-Dallas)
  • 1974 Justin Whalin, actor (Jimmy Olsen-Lois & Clark), born in San Francisco, California
  • 1981 Fan Bingbing, Chinese actress and singer (My Fair Princess), born in Qingdao, Shandong
  • 1981 Alexis Bledel, American actress (Gilmore Girls)
  • 1984 Sabrina Bryan, American actress and singer
  • 1985 Madeline Zima, American actress (The Nanny, Californication), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • 1986 Kyla Pratt, American actress
  • 1987 Daren Kagasoff, American actor
  • 1988 Sarah Steele, American actress