On This Day

October 1935 in Film & Television

Birthdays in Film & TV

Person of interestJulie Andrews

Oct 1 Julie Andrews, British actress and singer (Mary Poppins; The Sound Of Music), born in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey

Actress and Singer Julie Andrews
Actress and Singer
Julie Andrews
  • Oct 4 Eddie Applegate, American actor (Patty Duke Show), born in Wyncote, Pennsylvania (d. 2016)
  • Oct 5 Peter Brown [Pierre Lind de Lappe], American actor (Lawman, Laredo, Bold & Beautiful), born in NYC, New York (d. 2016)
  • Oct 6 Bruno Sammartino, Italian-American strongman and professional wrestler, born in Pizzoferrato, Italy (d. 2018)
  • Oct 6 Charito Solis, Filipino actress (d. 1998)
  • Oct 9 Jules Croiset, Dutch actor (Help, Doctor Verzuipt!), born in Deventer, Netherlands
  • Oct 9 Paul Beers, Dutch actor (Mother Courage & Her Children)
  • Oct 11 Frederick Combs, American stage and screen actor (The Boys In The Band), playwright, and director, born in Portsmouth, Virginia (d. 1992)
  • Oct 13 Philippine Aeckerlin, Dutch actress (Oh Venus, Daddy Longlegs), born in Schiebroek, Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • Oct 15 Hans Croiset, Dutch theatre director and actor (Witte Waan), born in Amsterdam

Person of interestPeter Boyle

Oct 18 Peter Boyle, American actor (Joe, Candidate, Everybody Loves Raymond), born in Norristown, Pennsylvania

  • Oct 20 Jerry Orbach, actor (Law & Order, Dirty Dancing), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Oct 23 Jimmy Dale, British-Canadian pianist and orchestra leader (The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour), born in London, England (d. 2017)
  • Oct 29 Isao Takahata, Japanese anime film director, screenwriter and producer (Grave of the Fireflies, The Tale of the Princess Kaguya), born in Ujiyamada, Mie, Japan (d. 2018)
  • Oct 30 Michael Winner, English film producer and director (Big Sleep, Death Wish), born in London, England (d. 2013)

Weddings in Film & TV

  • Oct 8 Ozzie Nelson marries Harriet Hilliard (The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet)