April 1964 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV


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Apr 13 36th Academy Awards: "Tom Jones", Best Film, Sidney Poitier & Patricia Neal win Best Actor/Actress

  • Apr 25 11th National Film Awards (India): "Shehar Aur Sapna" wins the Golden Lotus

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Apr 4 Robbie Rist, American actor (Oliver-Brady Bunch) and musician, born in Los Angeles, California

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Apr 7 Russell Crowe, Australian-New Zealand actor (A Beautiful Mind, Gladiator), born in Wellington, New Zealand

  • Apr 10 Felicia Collins, guitarist (David Letterman), born in Albany, New York
  • Apr 13 Page Hannah, American actress (Kate Riley-Fame), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Apr 13 Caroline Rhea, Canadian actress
  • Apr 15 Lydie Denier, St Nazaire France, actress (General Hospital)
  • Apr 16 David Kohan, American television producer
  • Apr 17 Lela Rochon, American actress (Robin Stokes-Waiting to Exhale), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 18 Rithy Panh, Cambodian film director
  • Apr 20 Crispin Glover, American actor (Back to the Future, River's Edge), born in New York
  • Apr 20 Andy Serkis, English actor (Gollum in Lord of the Rings), born in London
  • Apr 22 Chris Makepeace, actor (Vamp, My Bodyguard, Meatballs, Oasis), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Apr 23 Dan Frischman, Whippany NJ, actor (Arvid Engen-Head of the Class)
  • Apr 24 Cedric the Entertainer, American comedian and actor
  • Apr 24 Djimon Hounsou, Beninese actor

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Apr 25 Hank Azaria, American actor (The Birdcage) and voice behind many characters in The Simpsons (Moe, Apu, Chief Wiggum, Comic Book Guy, Carl Carlson), born in New York City

  • Apr 25 Wisit Sasanatieng, Thai film director
  • Apr 26 Tod Bass, actor (Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 29 Federico Castelluccio, Italian-American actor

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Apr 14 Earle Hodgins, actor (Guestward Ho!), dies at 64