On This Day

Birthdays in Film & TV on September 3

  • 1889 Cecil Weston, South African actress (Dude Ranch, Huckleberry Finn), born in Capetown (d. 1976)
  • 1897 Cecil Parker, British actor (The Lady Vanishes, Indiscreet, Tale of 2 Cities), born in Hastings, East Sussex, England (d. 1971)
  • 1902 Mantan Moreland, American actor and comedian (Charlie Chan, Spirit of Youth), born in Monroe, Louisiana (d. 1973)
  • 1910 Kitty Carlisle, American actress and television personality, born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 2007)
  • 1913 Alan Ladd, American actor (Shane, Carpetbaggers), born in Hot Springs, Arkansas (d. 1964)
  • 1918 Helen Wagner, American actress (Mister Peepers, As The World Turns), born in Lubbock, Texas (d. 2010)
  • 1921 Harry Landers [Sorokin], American actor (Star Trek, Ben Casey, Drive a Crooked Road), born in NYC, New York (d. 2017)
  • 1923 Terry Wilson, American actor (Wagon Train, Escape to Witch Mountain), born in Huntington Park, California (d. 1999)
  • 1926 Anne Jackson, American stage actress (Twice Around the Park), born in Millvale, Pennsylvania (d. 2016)
  • 1926 Bill Flemming, American journalist and sportscaster (ABC's Wide World of Sports), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2007)
  • 1926 Irene Papas, Greek actress (Zorba the Greek, Attila The Hun, The Guns of Navarone), born in Chiliomodi, Corinth, Greece
  • 1932 Richard Tyler, American actor (Henry Aldrich-Aldrich Family), born in NYC, New York
  • 1932 Eileen Brennan, American actress (Laugh-In, Pvt Benjamin), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2013)
  • 1940 Pauline Collins, English actress (Shirley Valentine), born in London, England
  • 1943 Valerie Perrine, American actress and model (Steam Bath, Superman, Lenny), born in Galveston, Texas
  • 1953 Jean-Pierre Jeunet, French film director (Amelie), born in Roanne, Loire, Rhône-Alpes, France

  • 1959 Merritt Butrick, American actor (Square Pegs), born in Gainesville, Florida (d. 1989)
  • 1962 Costas Mandylor, Australian-born actor Picket Fences), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1964 Spike Feresten, American television writer (Seinfeild), born in Fall River, Massachusetts
  • 1964 Holt McCallany, American actor (Mindhunter), born in New York City

Person of interestCharlie Sheen

1965 Charlie Sheen [Carlos Estévez], American actor (Wall St, Platoon), born in NYC, New York

  • 1969 John Fugelsang, American actor and political commentator, born in Long Island, New York
  • 1969 Noah Baumbach, American, director, writer and filmmaker (The Squid and the Whale), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1971 Trevor St. John, American actor (One Live to Live), born in Spokane, Washington
  • 1972 Shim Eun-ha, South Korean actress (Christmas in August), born in Seongnam, South Korea
  • 1974 Clare Kramer, American actress (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • 1976 Ashley Jones, American actress (The Young and the Restless), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • 1976 Vivek Oberoi, Indian actor (Company), born in Hyderabad, India
  • 1978 Nick Wechsler, American actor (Roswell), born in Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • 1981 Fearne Cotton, British television presenter (Top of the Pops, Radio 1), born in London, England
  • 1982 Kaori Natori, Japanese singer and model (Spontania)
  • 1984 Garrett Hedlund, American actor, born in Roseau, Minnesota
  • 1987 Chris Fountain, English actor (Holyoaks), born in Bradford, England