On This Day

Year 1935 in Film & Television (Part 2)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Sep 5 Johnny Briggs, English actor (Mike Baldwin on Coronation Street), born in London, England (d. 2021)
  • Sep 6 Bob Bouber [Boris Blom], Dutch singer (ZZ & Masks) and actor, born in Amsterdam
  • Sep 9 [Chaim] Topol, actor (Fiddler on the Roof), born in Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Sep 10 John Palmer, American news anchor (NBC Weekend News), born in Kingsport, Tennessee
  • Sep 15 Jacques d'Ancona, journalist/TV host (Sound-Mix Show)
  • Sep 21 Henry Gibson, American actor and comedian (Nashville, Laugh-In's poet), born in Germantown, Philadelphia (d. 2009)
  • Sep 24 Barbara Brilliant, Canadian TV host and journalist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Sep 24 Sean McCann, Canadian actor (...First Do No Harm), born in Windsor, Ontario, Canada
  • Sep 28 Heather Sears, actress (Room at the Top), born in London, England

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 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)
  • Nov 5 Dick Davalos, American actor (Jeff-The Americans), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Nov 5 Christopher Wood, English screenwriter and novelist (Confessions), born in Lambeth, London (d. 2015)
  • Nov 8 Alain Delon, French actor (Honor Among Thieves, Return of Zorro), born in Sceaux, France
  • Nov 10 Pippa Scott, American actress (Virginian, Mr Lucky), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 11 Birgitta "Bibi" Andersson, Swedish actress (Persona, Wild Strawberries), born in Kungsholmen, Stockholms län, Sweden (d. 2019)
  • Nov 13 Tom Atkins, American actor (Escape from New York), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 14 Don Stewart, actor (Guiding Light)
  • Nov 22 Michael Callan [Calinieff], actor (Peter-Occasional Wife), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 26 Marian Mercer, American actress and singer (Dean Martin Show), born in Akron, Ohio (d. 2011)
  • Nov 27 Verity Lambert, English film and TV producer (1st producer of Doctor Who, The Naked Civil Servant), born in London (d. 2007)
  • Nov 27 Les Blank, American documentary filmmaker, born in Tampa, Florida (d. 2013)

Person of interestWoody Allen

Dec 1 Woody Allen [Allen Konigsberg], American film director and actor (Zelig, Annie Hall), born in Brooklyn, New York

Actor, Screenwriter and Director Woody Allen
Actor, Screenwriter and Director
Woody Allen
  • Dec 6 Jean Lapointe, Quebec comedian, singer and senator
  • Dec 8 Dharmendra, Indian actor (Sholay), born in Nasrali, Punjab, British India
  • Dec 11 Femke Boersma, Dutch actress (Verjaring, Pastorale 1943), born in Amsterdam
  • Dec 11 Ron Carey, American actor (Barney Miller), born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 2007)
  • Dec 14 Barbara Leigh-Hunt, British actress (Search for the Nile), born in Bath, Somerset, England
  • Dec 14 Lee Remick, American actress (Days of Wine & Rose, Long Hot Summer), born in Quincy, Massachusetts (d. 1991)
  • Dec 14 Lewis Arquette, American actor (Horror Show, Book of Love), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2001)
  • Dec 17 George Lindsey, American actor (The Andy Griffith Show), (d. 2012)
  • Dec 19 Barbara Bostock, American actress
  • Dec 20 Khalid "Billy" Ibadulla, Pakistani cricket batsman (4 Tests; 1 x 100; Warwickshire, Otago) and broadcaster (TVNZ), born in Lahore, Pakistan
  • Dec 21 John G. Avildsen, American film director (Rocky, The Karate Kid), born in Oak Park, Illinois (d. 2017)
  • Dec 27 Norma Rae Beatty Ashby, broadcaster/TV producer
  • Dec 30 Jack Riley, American actor (The Bob Newhart Show), born in Cleveland (d. 2016)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV