January 1930 in Film & Television

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jan 1 Ty Hardin, American actor (Riptide, Bronco), born in NYC, New York
  • Jan 1 Frederick Wiseman, documentary filmmaker, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jan 3 Eddie Egan, American actor (Joe Forrester), born in NYC, New York
  • Jan 3 Robert Loggia, actor (Officer & a Gentleman, Scarface), born in Staten Island, New York (d. 2015)
  • Jan 4 Iain Cuthbertson, British actor (Guilty, Scandal, Rep, Danger UXB)
  • Jan 4 Sorrell Booke, American actor (Boss Hogg in Dukes of Hazard), born in Buffalo, New York (d. 1994)
  • Jan 6 Vic Tayback, American actor (Mel-Alice, Khan, Portrait of a Stripper), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jan 10 Roy Edward Disney, American film executive and CEO of Disney

Person of interestRod Taylor

Jan 11 Rod Taylor, Australian actor (The Birds, Time Machine), born in Sydney, New South Wales

Actor Rod Taylor
Actor
Rod Taylor
  • Jan 13 Frances Sternhagen, actress (Outland, Starting Over), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Jan 15 Eddie Graham, American professional wrestler (d. 1985)
  • Jan 19 Tippi Hedren, New Ulm, Minnesota, American actress (The Birds, Marnie)
  • Jan 29 John Junkin, actor/writer (A Hard Day's Night)

Person of interestGene Hackman

Jan 30 Gene Hackman, actor (Bonnie & Clyde, Under Fire, The French Connection), born in San Bernardino California

  • Jan 31 Lynn Carlin, actress (Joan Hunter-James at 15), born in Los Angeles, California