On This Day

Year 1958 in Film & Television (Part 2)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 101 - 200 of 213

  • Jun 22 Bruce Campbell, American actor/producer/director (Army of Darkness, Evil Dead II), born in Birmingham, Michigan
  • Jun 27 Robert Newman, American actor (Joshua Lewis-Guiding Light), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jul 3 Siân Lloyd, Welsh meteorologist and TV presenter, born in Maesteg, Glamorgan, Wales
  • Jul 6 Jennifer Saunders, English actress (Absolutely Fabulous), born in Sleaford, Lincolnshire, England
  • Jul 8 Kevin Bacon, actor (Diner, Footloose, She's Having a Baby), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Jul 10 Fiona Shaw, Irish actress and theatre and opera director, born in County Cork, Munster, Ireland
  • Jul 11 Mark Lester, actor (Oliver!, Prince & Pauper), born in Oxford, England
  • Jul 12 Tonya Lee Williams, Canadian actress
  • Jul 12 Michael Robinson, Irish soccer striker (24 caps, Republic of Ireland; Brighton & Hove Albion) and Spanish TV host (Canal+, El día después), born in Leicester, England (d. 2020)
  • Jul 14 Joe Keenan, American screenwriter, television producer and novelist.
  • Jul 17 Wong Kar-wai, Chinese film director (In the Mood for Love), born in Shanghai, China
  • Jul 19 Robert Gibson, American professional wrestler, born in Pensacola, Florida
  • Jul 22 David Von Erich, American professional wrestler (d. 1984)
  • Jul 23 Lydia Cornell, American actress (Sara Rush-Too Close for Comfort), born in El Paso, Texas
  • Jul 28 Michael Hitchcock, American actor (Best in Show) and television producer (Glee), born in Defiance, Ohio
  • Jul 30 Richard Burgi, American actor (Chad Rollo-Another World), born in Montclair, New Jersey
  • Jul 31 Wallace Kurth, American actor (Days of Our Lives, General Hospital), born in Billings, Montana
  • Aug 1 Adrian Dunbar, Northern Irish actor (Hear My Song), born in Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland
  • Aug 3 Ana Kokkinos, Greek-Australian film director (The Secret Life of Us), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Aug 4 Kym Karath, American actress (Gretl in The Sound of Music), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 8 Harry Crosby, actor (Friday the 13th), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 8 Cecilia Roth, Argentine actress
  • Aug 9 Amanda Bearse, actress (Marcy Rhodes-Married With Children)
  • Aug 11 Cordelia Gonzalez, actress (La Gran Fiesta), born in San Juan Puerto Rico
  • Aug 13 David Feherty, Irish golfer, broadcaster (5 European Tour titles, CBS, NBC), born in Bangor, Northern Ireland
  • Aug 14 Bobby Eaton, American wrestler (SMW/ECW/NJPW/WCW, Midnight Express), born in Huntsville, Alabama
  • Aug 15 Rondell Sheridan, American actor and comedian
  • Aug 16 Angela Bassett, American actress (What's Love Got to Do With It), born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 16 Jonathan Prince, Beverly Hills Pa, actor (Danny-Alice, Pray TV)

Person of interestMadonna

Aug 16 Madonna [Ciccone], American singer and actress (Like a Virgin), born in Bay City, Michigan

Pop Star Madonna
Pop Star
Madonna
  • Aug 17 Belinda Carlisle, American singer (Go-Gos, Heaven on Earth), born in Hollywood, California
  • Aug 18 Madeleine Stowe, American actress (Tropical Snow, Bad Girls), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 18 Reginald "Reg" E. Cathey, American actor (The Wire, Oz, House of Cards), born in Huntsville, Alabama (d. 2018)
  • Aug 20 Patricia Rozema, Canadian film director (I've Heard the Mermaids Singing), born in Kingston, Ontario
  • Aug 20 David O. Russell, American filmmaker (Silver Linings Playbook), born in New York
  • Aug 22 Colm Feore, American actor (The Chronicles of Riddick), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Aug 22 Stevie Ray [Lane Huffman], American professional wrestler, born in Houston, Texas
  • Aug 24 Steve Guttenberg, American actor (Police Academy, Short Circuit), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Aug 25 Christian LeBlanc, American actor (Michael Baldwin-Young & Restless), born in New Orleans, Louisiana

Person of interestTim Burton

Aug 25 Tim Burton, American film director (Beetlejuice, Edward Scissorhands), born in Burbank, California

Film Director Tim Burton
Film Director
Tim Burton
  • Aug 27 Normand Brathwaite, Canadian comedian and television and radio host
  • Aug 29 Lenny Henry, British stand-up comedian (3 of a Kind), born in Dudley, West Midlands, England
  • Sep 4 Shiro Koshinaka, Japanese wrestler (WAR/NJPW), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Sep 6 Jeff Foxworthy, American comedian (Jeff Foxworthy-The Jeff Foxworthy Show), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Sep 6 Michael Winslow, American actor and comedian (Police Academy), born in Spokane, Washington
  • Sep 8 Mitsuru Miyamoto, Japanese voice actor (Ougai Mori-Bungo Stray Dogs), born in Osaka, Japan
  • Sep 11 Scott Patterson, American actor (Luke Danes-Gilmore Girls), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 11 Roxann Dawson, American actress (B'Elanna Torres-Star Trek: Voyager), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Sep 11 Phoef Sutton, American television writer and producer
  • Sep 12 Gregg Edelman, American actor (Green Card), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Sep 13 Ann Dusenberry, American actress (Jaws 2, Lies, Basic Training), born in Tucson, Arizona
  • Sep 15 Wendie Jo Sperber, American actress (Wanna Hold Your Hand, Bossom Buddies, Back to the Future), born in Hollywood, California (d. 2005)
  • Sep 16 Jennifer Tilly, American actress (Let it Ride, Off Beat, Psycho II), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Sep 19 Kevin Hooks, American actor (Sounder, Aaron Loves Angela), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 24 Kevin Sorbo, American actor (Hercules Legendary Journeys, Andromeda), born in Mound, Minnesota
  • Sep 25 Michael Madsen, American actor (Reservoir Dogs, Straight Talk), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Sep 27 Shaun Cassidy, American actor/singer (Hardy Boys, Breaking Away), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Sep 30 Christopher Cass, Cold Spring Harbor NY, actor (Jack Forbes-Loving)
  • Oct 1 Michelle Bauer [Medvitz], California, actress (One Million Heels BC)
  • Oct 4 Anneka Rice, Dutch TV hostess
  • Oct 5 Shell Kepler [Michelle Alaine Kepler], American actress (General Hospital), born in Painesville, Ohio (d. 2008)
  • Oct 5 Neil deGrasse Tyson, American astrophysicist, TV presenter and writer, born in New York City
  • Oct 7 Judy Landers, American actress (BJ & the Bear, Madame's Place), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Oct 9 Michael Paré, American actor (Eddie and the Cruisers), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Oct 10 J. Eddie Peck, American actor (Bold & Beautiful-Cole Howard), born in Lynchburg, Virginia
  • Oct 10 Tanya Tucker, American country singer and actress (Follow that Car), born in Seminole, Texas
  • Oct 15 Jayne Modean, American actress (Nurse Hooter-Trauma Center), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • Oct 16 Tim Robbins, actor (Bull Durham, The Shawshank Redemption), born in West Covina, California
  • Oct 18 Corinne Bohrer, American actress
  • Oct 19 John Bloom [Joe Bob Briggs], drive-in movie critic
  • Oct 19 Tiriel Mora, Australian actor
  • Oct 19 Lou Briel, Puerto Rican singer and actor born in Santurce, Puerto Rico
  • Oct 20 Eric Scott, actor (Ben in The Waltons), born in Hollywood, California
  • Oct 20 Valerie Faris, American film director
  • Oct 20 Viggo Mortensen, American Actor (Lord of the Rings, The Road), born in NYC, New York
  • Oct 23 Jonathan Wolff, American musician and TV theme composer (Seinfeld, Will & Grace), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Oct 30 Kevin Pollak, American comedian (Usual Suspects, Grumpy Old Men), born in San Francisco, California
  • Oct 30 Stefan Dennis, Australian actor (Neighbours), born in Tawonga, Victoria, Australia
  • Nov 1 Rachel Ticotin, American actress (Grace-For Love & Honor, Total Recall), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 4 Anne Sweeney, American television executive (Disney), born in Kingston, New York
  • Nov 5 Robert Patrick, American actor (Terminator 2: Judgment Day), born in Marietta, Georgia
  • Nov 6 Trace Beaulieu, American actor (Mystery Science Theater 3000), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Nov 10 George Lowe, American voice actor (Space Ghost Coast to Coast), born in Dunedin, Florida
  • Nov 10 Stephen Herek, American film director (Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors), born in San Antonio, Texas
  • Nov 11 Carlos Lacamara, Cuban-born American Actor, born in Havana, Cuba
  • Nov 12 Megan Mullally, American actress (Will & Grace), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Nov 16 Marg Helgenberger, North Bend Nebraska, actress (China Beach)
  • Nov 17 Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, actress (Color of Money), born in Oak Park, Illinois
  • Nov 18 Oscar Nunez, Cuban American actor
  • Nov 19 Charlie Kaufman, American screenwriter (Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 19 Terrence "T.C." Carson, American actor

Person of interestJamie Lee Curtis

Nov 22 Jamie Lee Curtis, American actress (Halloween, True Lies), born in Los Angeles, California

  • Nov 23 David Wallace, actor (General Hospital, Babysitter, Humongus), born in Miami, Florida
  • Nov 24 Alain Chabat, actor (French Twist, Six Days Six Night)
  • Nov 29 Pamela Prati, Million $ Cap (1984)/actress, born in Rome, Italy
  • Dec 1 Charlene Tilton, American actress (Lucy Ewing - Dallas), born in San Diego, California
  • Dec 5 Dean Erickson, American actor and founder and CEO of Bionic Capital LLC, born in Maine
  • Dec 6 Nick Park, British filmmaker and animator (Wallace and Gromit), born in Preston, Lancashire, England
  • Dec 7 Edd Hall, American TV announcer (Jay Leno's The Tonight Show), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Dec 7 "Ravishing" Rick Rude, American professional wrestler, born in St. Peter, Minnesota (d. 1999)

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV