January 1919 in Film & Television

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jan 1 Carole Landis [Frances Ridste], American actress (I Wake Up Screaming, One Million BC, Topper Returns), born in Fairchild, Wisconsin (d. 1948)
  • Jan 3 Jesse White, American actor (Bedtime for Bonzo, Maytag repairman, Million Dollar Mermaid), born in Buffalo, New York (d. 1997)
  • Jan 13 Army Archerd, Hollywood columnist/TV host (Movie Game)
  • Jan 13 Robert Stack, American actor (The Untouchables, Unsolved Mysteries, Written on the Wind), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2003)
  • Jan 14 Andy Rooney, American CBS news correspondent (60 Minutes), born in Albany, New York (d. 2011)
  • Jan 20 Stepan Lucky, Slovak film score composer, born in Ĺ˝ilina, Slovakia (d. 2006)
  • Jan 21 Jinx Falkenburg [Eugenia], American actress and well-known US cover-girl model throughout 1930s-40s, born in Barcelona, Spain (d. 2003)
  • Jan 23 Ernie Kovacs, American comedian (Ernie Kovacs' Show), born in Trenton, New Jersey (d. 1962)
  • Jan 25 Edwin Newman, American journalist & author (NBC-TV, Comment), born in New York City, New York (d. 2010)