July 1934 in Film & Television

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jul 1 Jamie Farr, actor (Klinger-M*A*S*H, AfterMASH), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • Jul 1 Jean Marsh, actress (Dark Places, Eagle has Landed), born in London, England

Person of interestSydney Pollack

Jul 1 Sydney Pollack, American diretcor, actor and producer (Tootsie, Out of Africa), born in Lafayette, Indiana (d. 2008)

Film Director, Producer and Actor Sydney Pollack
Film Director, Producer and Actor
Sydney Pollack
  • Jul 1 Claude Berri, French actor, director and screenwriter
  • Jul 4 Colin Welland, screenwriter (Chariots of Fire) and actor (Straw Dogs) born in Liverpool, England (d. 2015)
  • Jul 8 Marty Feldman, comedian (Young Frankenstein), born in London, England
  • Jul 15 Risto Jarva, Finnish filmmaker (d. 1977)
  • Jul 17 Pat McCormick, comedian (Don Rickles Show)
  • Jul 18 Edward Bond, English playwright/director (Blow-up)
  • Jul 18 Darlene Conley, American actress (d. 2007)
  • Jul 19 Willem Nijholt, actor (De Nietsnut, Respect, Op Afbetaling)

Person of interestLouise Fletcher

Jul 22 Louise Fletcher, actress (One Flew over Cuckoo's Nest), born in Birmingham, Alabama

  • Jul 25 Claude Zidi, French film director and screenwriter
  • Jul 26 Ken Pogue, Canadian actor (Adderly, Katts and Dog), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 2015)
  • Jul 30 Ben Piazza, actor (Blues Brothers, Ben Casey, Dallas), born in Little Rock, Arkansas

Weddings in Film & TV


HeartWedding of Interest

Jul 29 "Titanic" actress Gloria Stuart (24) weds screenwriter Arthur Sheekman (33)

Actress Gloria Stuart
Actress
Gloria Stuart

Deaths in Film & TV


Person of interestMarie Dressler

Jul 28 Marie Dressler, Canadian-American actress (Dinner at 8, Anna Christie), dies at 65 of cancer