On This Day

July 1888 in Film & Television

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jul 4 Henry Armetta, Italian-American actor (The Black Cat, Bell for Adano, Big Store), born in Palermo, Sicily, Italy (d. 1945)
  • Jul 13 Jean Murat, French actor (Eternal Rain, Carnival Flanders), born in PĂ©rigueux, Dordogne, France (d. 1968)
  • Jul 16 Percy Kilbride, American stage and screen actor (The Egg and I; Ma and Pa Kettle films), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1964)
  • Jul 23 Raymond Chandler, American-British mystery novelist and screenwriter (Farewell My Lovely; The Long Goodbye; The Big Sleep), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1959)
  • Jul 29 Niles Welch, American actor (Cornered), born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 1976)