September 1934 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Sep 12 "L'Atalante", French film directed by Jean Vigo, starring Michel Simon, Dita Parlo and Jean Dasté, is released

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Sep 28 "Judge Priest" film directed by John Ford, starring Will Rogers is released

Humorist Will Rogers
Humorist
Will Rogers
Film director John Ford
Film director
John Ford

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Sep 5 Carol Lawrence, American actress (West Side Story), born in Melrose Park, Illinois
  • Sep 6 Jody McCrea, American actor (Ben Matheson-Wichita Town), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2009)
  • Sep 10 Charles Kuralt, newscaster (On the Road), born in Wilmington, North Carolina
  • Sep 11 Ian Abercrombie, English actor (Birds of Prey, Desperate Housewives), born in Grays

Person of interestSophia Loren

Sep 20 Sophia Loren, Italian actress (La Ciociara, Desire Under the Elms, Black Orchid), born in Rome, Italy

Actress Sophia Loren
Actress
Sophia Loren
  • Sep 24 Robert Lang, actor (Night Watch)/director
  • Sep 25 Jean Sorel, French actor
  • Sep 27 Barbara Howar, reporter (Wash Post, Entertainment Tonight), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Sep 27 Claude Jarman Jr, actor (Rio Grande, Inside Straight), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Sep 27 Greg Morris, actor (Mission Impossible, Vega$), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Sep 27 Wilford Brimley, Salt Lake City Utah, actor (Gus-Our House, Cocoon)
  • Sep 28 Brigitte Bardot, French actress, model, animal activist and sex kitten (And God Created Women), born in Paris, France
  • Sep 28 Janet Munro, British actress (d. 1972)
  • Sep 30 Anna Kashfi [Joan O'Callaghan], Welsh actress and 1st wife of Marlon Barando, born in Darjeeling, India (d. 2015)

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Sep 2 Russ Columbo [Ruggiero Eugenio di Rodolfo Colombo], American baritone, violinist and actor (You Call It Madness, But I Call It Love), is shot at 26
  • Sep 18 Marie Shotwell, actress (Sally of the Sawdust), dies at 54