December 1923 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Dec 31 BBC begins using Big Ben chime ID
  • Dec 31 Harry Tierney and Joseph McCarthy's musical "Kid Boots," premieres in New York City

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Dec 4 John Krish, British documentary filmmaker (Let My People Go), born in London (d. 2016)
  • Dec 7 Ted Knight, American actor (Mary Tyler Moore, Too Close for Comfort), born in Terryville, Connecticut
  • Dec 10 Harold Gould, actor (He & She, Martin-Rhoda, Big Bus), born in Schenectady, New York
  • Dec 11 Betsy Blair, actress (Marty)
  • Dec 14 Sully Boyar, American actor (Car Wash), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 19 Gordon Jackson, Scottish actor (d. 1990)
  • Dec 22 Heinz Bernard Lowenstein, actor/director
  • Dec 23 Kenneth Henry Lowry Lamb, broadcaster
  • Dec 23 Leonard Stern, American producer/TV writer (Phil Silvers Show, Get Smart), born in NYC, New York
  • Dec 23 Ruth Roman, actress (Sylvia-Knots Landing, Dallas), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Dec 24 Michael DiBiase, American wrestler (d. 1969)
  • Dec 28 Andrew Duggan, actor (Secret War of Harry Frigg, Winds of War)