Birthdays in Film & TV on September 5

  • 1842 Louis Bouwmeester, Dutch actor (Shakespeare), born in Middelharnis, Netherlands (d. 1925)
  • 1897 Doris Kenyon, American silent screen actress (Alexander Hamilton), born in Syracuse, New York (d. 1979)
  • 1897 Luella Gear, American actress (Joe & Mabel), born in NYC, New York (d. 1980)
  • 1897 Morris Carnovsky, American actor (Dead Reckoning), born in St Louis, Missouri (d. 1992)
  • 1901 Florence Eldridge [McKechnie], American Broadway stage and screen actress (Long Day's Journey Into Night; The Swan; Inherit The Wind), born in brooklyn, New York City (d. 1988)
  • 1902 Darryl F. Zanuck, American film producer and President (20th Century Fox), born in Wahoo, Nebraska (d. 1979)
  • 1903 Gloria Holden, British actress (The Life of Emile Zola, Dracula's Daughter), born in London, England (d. 1991)
  • 1912 Frank Thomas, American animator, born in Fresno, California (d. 2004)
  • 1912 Kristina Söderbaum, German actress and photographer, born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 2001)
  • 1913 Kathleen Burke, American actress (Island of Lost Souls), born in Hammond, Indiana (d. 1980)
  • 1914 Stuart Freeborn, English motion picture make-up artist (Star Wars: Yoda, Jabba the Hut), born in London, England (d. 2013)
  • 1916 Frank Shuster, Canadian comedian (Wayne and Shuster), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 2002)
  • 1917 Jack Buetel, American actress (Outlaw, Half Breed), born in Dallas, Texas (d. 1989)
  • 1918 Luis Alcoriza, Mexican screenwriter, film director, and actor, born in Badajoz, Mexico (d. 1992)
  • 1920 Fons Rademakers, Dutch director (Assault) and actor (Daughter of Darkness), born in Roosendaal, Netherlands (d. 2007)
  • 1921 Jack Valenti, American political advisor and film executive, born in Houston, Texas (d. 2007)

Bob NewhartBob Newhart (93 years old)

1929 American comedian (Bob Newhart Show, Newhart), born in Oak Park, Illinois

  • 1934 Carol Lawrence, American actress (West Side Story), born in Melrose Park, Illinois
  • 1935 Johnny Briggs, English actor (Mike Baldwin on Coronation Street), born in London, England (d. 2021)
  • 1937 William Devane, American actor (Family Plot, Missles of October), born in Albany, New York
  • 1939 Donna Anderson [Knaflich], American actress (On the Beach), born in Gunnison, Gunnison County Colorado
  • 1939 George Lazenby, Australian actor (OHMSS-James Bond), born in Goulburn, Australia

Raquel WelchRaquel Welch (82 years old)

1940 American actress and singer (Myra Breckenridge; 1,000,000 BC; 100 Rifles), born in Chicago, Illinois

  • 1942 Denise Fabre, French television presenter, born in Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
  • 1944 Rod Arrants, American actor (Vamping, Ape, Young & Restless), born in Los Angeles, California
  • 1946 Dennis Dugan, American actor and director (Can't Buy Me Love, Howling), born in Wheaton, Illinois
  • 1946 Loudon Wainwright III, American folk singer-songwriter (Dead Skunk (in the Middle of the Road)), actor and humorist, born in Chapel Hill, North Carolina
  • 1950 Kathy Cronkite, American actress (Annie-Hizzonner), born in Washington, D. C.

Michael KeatonMichael Keaton (71 years old)

1951 American actor (Gung Ho, Batman, Beetlejuice), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

  • 1951 Patti McGuire, American model and television producer, born in Dexter, Missouri
  • 1956 Sandra Guibord, German actress (Donna-One Life to Live), born in West Germany
  • 1962 Peter Wingfield, Welsh rocker and actor (Methos-Highlander), born in Cardiff
  • 1963 Jeff Brantley, American MLB pitcher and broadcaster (Cincinnati Reds), born in Florence, Alabama
  • 1963 Kristian Alfonso, American actress (Days of Lives, Falcon Crest), born in Brockton, Massachusetts
  • 1965 Chris Gore, American filmmaker, born in Big Rapids, Michigan
  • 1966 Achero Mañas, Spanish actor and film director, born in Madrid, Spain
  • 1967 India Hicks, English model, born in London, England
  • 1969 Dweezil Zappa, American rock guitarist and son of Frank Zappa, born in Hollywood, California
  • 1973 Paddy Considine, English actor and musician, born in Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, England

Rose McGowanRose McGowan (49 years old)

1973 American actress (Charmed) and sexual harassment activist, born in Florence, Italy

  • 1976 Carice van Houten, Dutch actress (Black Book, Game of Thrones), born in Leiderdor
  • 1977 Minoru Fujita, Japanese professional wrestler, born in Onoda, Yamaguchi
  • 1978 Laura Bertram, Canadian actress (Trance Gemini-Andromeda), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • 1990 Jeremy Snider, American actor (Eric Jr-Bold & Beautiful), born in California
  • 1991 Skandar Keynes, English actor, born in London, England
  • 1993 Gage Golightly, American actress (The Troop), born in Penn Valley, California