July 1923 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Jul 13 The Hollywood Sign is officially dedicated in the hills above Hollywood, Los Angeles. It originally reads "Hollywoodland " but the four last letters are dropped after renovation in 1949.

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jul 1 Constance Ford, actress (Ada Hobson-Another World), born in NYC, New York (d. 1993)
  • Jul 6 Cathy O'Donnell, Siluria AL, actress (Miniver Story, Man from Laramie)
  • Jul 6 Marie McDonald, Burgin KY, singer/actress (Promises Promises)
  • Jul 13 Sudie Bond, actress (Flo, Temperature Rising), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Jul 14 Dale Robertson, Harrah Ok, actor (Death Valley Days, Walter-Dynasty)
  • Jul 21 Henny Alma, [Hendrika den Broek], Dutch actress (Soldier of Orange)
  • Jul 22 Lillian Ellison, American professional wrestler (d. 2007)

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Jul 25 Estelle Getty, American actress ("The Golden Girls", "The Golden Palace"), born in NYC, New York (d. 2008)

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  • Jul 29 Gordon Mitchell, American actor (d. 2003)