On This Day

November 1934 in Film & Television

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Nov 3 Ruma Guha Thakurta, Singer, Actress, Dancer, Founder of Calcutta Youth Choir
  • Nov 5 Victor Argo, American actor, born in The Bronx, New York (d. 2004)
  • Nov 9 Ronald Harwood, South African playwright and screenwriter (The Dresser), born in Cape Town, South Africa (d. 2020)
  • Nov 12 Ann Flood, American actress (Edge of Night), born in Queens, New York
  • Nov 13 Garry Marshall, American TV and film director (Happy Days, Pretty Woman), born in NYC, New York (d. 2016)
  • Nov 21 Laurence Luckinbill, actor (Delphi Bureau, Ike), born in Fort Smith, Arkansas
  • Nov 23 Robert Towne, producer/screenwriter (Chinatown)

Weddings in Film & TV


LoveWedding of Interest

Nov 13 Actress and dancer Ginger Rogers (23) weds "All Quiet on the Western Front" actor Lew Ayres (25)

Actress and Dancer Ginger Rogers
Actress and Dancer
Ginger Rogers

Divorces in Film & TV


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Nov 7 Actress Gloria Swanson (35) divorces Michael Farmer after 3 years of marriage


Deaths in Film & TV

  • Nov 16 Alice Liddell, English schoolgirl model for Alice in Wonderland, dies at 82