May 1929 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV


Film tv awardsFilm Awards

May 16 1st Academy Awards: "Wings", Emil Jannings & Janet Gaynor win


Birthdays in Film & TV


Person of interestPerson of Interest

May 4 Audrey Hepburn, British actress (Breakfast at Tiffany's, My Fair Lady), born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1993)

  • May 5 John S Ragin, actor (Dr Astin-Quincy ME), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • May 9 Kay Dotrice, British actress (d. 2007)
  • May 14 Henry McGee, British actor (d. 2006)
  • May 23 Ulla Jacobson, Swedish actress (One Summer of Happiness)
  • May 25 Warren Frost, American actor
  • May 29 Katie Boyle, [Lady Sander Saunders], British broadcaster
  • May 30 Michael Mellinger, Bavaria, actor (Goldfinger)
  • May 31 Elaine Stewart, actress (Take the High Ground), born in Montclair, New Jersey