October 1925 in Film & Television

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Oct 5 Gail Davis, actress (Annie Oakley), born in Little Rock, Arkansas (d. 1997)
  • Oct 9 Robert Finch, actor (Academy Theater)
  • Oct 13 Lenny Bruce, [Leonard Schneider], comedian, arrested on obsenity

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Oct 16 Angela Lansbury, British actress (Gaslight, Murder She Wrote), born in London, England

  • Oct 19 Bernard Hepton, Bradford England, actor (6 Wives of Henry VIII)
  • Oct 20 Roger Hanin, French actor
  • Oct 21 Joyce Randolph, actress (Trixie-Honeymooners), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Oct 23 Johnny Carson, Corning Iowa, comedian (Tonight Show, Who Do You Trust)
  • Oct 23 Nanni Loy, film director
  • Oct 27 Jane Connell, American actress (Jane-Stanley, Bridget-Dumpling), born in Oakland, California
  • Oct 27 Mary Kay Steans, actress (Mary Kay & Johnny), born in Glendale, California
  • Oct 29 Robert Hardy, British actor (Harry Potter, All Creatures Great and Small), born in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire (d. 2017)
  • Oct 31 Lee Grant [Lyova Haskell Rosenthal], American actress (Shampoo, Mulholland Drive), born in NYC, New York

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Oct 31 Max Linder, French actor, comic and director (Seven Years Bad Luck, Max Prend un Bain), commits suicide at 41