On This Day

July 1963 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Jul 15 KAIT TV channel 8 in Jonesboro, AR (ABC) begins broadcasting

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jul 2 Mark Kermode, British film critic
  • Jul 5 Edie Falco, American actress (Carmela Soprano-The Sopranos), born in NYC, New York
  • Jul 5 Russ Lorenson, American singer and actor, born in Upland, Pennsylvania
  • Jul 11 Lisa Rinna, American actress (Days of Our Lives, Melrose Place), born in Medford, Oregon
  • Jul 15 Brigitte Nielsen, Danish-Italian actress (Red Sonja, Rocky IV), born in Eisinore Denmark
  • Jul 16 Phoebe Cates, American actress (Fast Times at Ridgemount High), born in Manhattan, NYC
  • Jul 17 Denise Miller, American actress (Billie-Archie Bunker's Place), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jul 17 John Ventimiglia, American actor (The Sopranos), born in Queens, New York
  • Jul 18 Al Snow, American professional wrestler
  • Jul 20 Frank Whaley, American actor (Pulp Fiction), born in Syracuse, New York
  • Jul 21 Paulo Silva, Brazilian mixed martial artist and professional wrestler
  • Jul 22 Joanna Going, actress (Lisa Grady-Another World)
  • Jul 22 Rob Estes, American actor
  • Jul 27 Donnie Yen, Hong Kong actor, martial artist and director (Ip Man, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story), born in Guangzhou, China
  • Jul 28 Patrizia Pellegrino, Italian actress and TV personality (Italy's Miss Teenager 1980), born in Naples, Italy
  • Jul 29 Alexandra Paul, actress (Christine, American Flyers, Dragnet), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestLisa Kudrow

Jul 30 Lisa Kudrow, American actress (Phoebe Buffay on Friends), born in Los Angeles, California

Actress Lisa Kudrow
Actress
Lisa Kudrow
  • Jul 30 Monique Gabrielle, American actress (Bad Girls 4, Amazon Women on Moon), born in Los Angeles, California

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Jul 4 Grant Richards, actor (Doug-Doorway to Danger), dies at 48
  • Jul 9 Frank Mayo, American silent screen actor (Burning Gold, Hell's Headquarters), dies of a heart attack at 77
  • Jul 10 John Sutton, British actor (The Three Musketeers, Tower of London, Return of Fly), dies of heart attack at 54