On This Day

September 1938 in Film & Television

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Sep 2 Glyn Worsnip, broadcaster
  • Sep 4 Leonard Frey, American actor (Best of West, Mr Smith), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Sep 17 Paul Benedict, American actor (Harry-Jeffersons), born in Silver City, New Mexico (d. 2008)
  • Sep 20 Pia Lindström, Swedish critic (WNBC-TV), journalist (From Russia With Love) and first child of Ingrid Bergman, born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Sep 23 Romy Schneider, actress (Bloodline, Death Watch), born in Vienna, Austria

Person of interestTom Lester

Sep 23 Tom Lester, American actor (Green Acres - Eb), born in Jackson, Mississippi (d. 2020)

Actor Tom Lester
Tom Lester

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Sep 4 Clifford Dempsey, actor (Salute), dies at 73
  • Sep 19 Pauline Frederick, American actress (b. 1883)