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August 24, 1944 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Peter Hutton, American filmmaker, born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2016)
  • Rocky Johnson, Canadian pro wrestler (father of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson; with Tony Atlas first black champions in WWE history), born in Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada (d. 2020)
1944 in Film & TV