May 1964 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • May 4 KIII TV channel 3 in Corpus Christi, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • May 14 17th Cannes Film Festival: "The Umbrellas of Cherbourg" directed by Jacques Demy wins the Grand Prix du Festival International du Film
  • May 18 David Frost interviews Paul McCartney on BBC

Film tv awardsTelevision Awards

May 25 16th Emmy Awards: "The Dick Van Dyke Show", Dick Van Dyke & Mary Tyler Moore win

Actress Mary Tyler Moore
Actress
Mary Tyler Moore
Actor, Comedian, Writer and Director Carl Reiner
Actor, Comedian, Writer and Director
Carl Reiner

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • May 5 Lorraine McIntosh, Scottish pop singer (Deacon Blues) and actress, born in Cumnock, East Ayrshire, Scotland
  • May 6 Dana Hill [Goetz], Van Nuys California, actress (2 of Us, Shoot the Moon)
  • May 8 Cheryl Richardson, actress (Jennie-General Hospital), born in Palo Alto, California
  • May 8 Melissa Gilbert, American actress (Little House on the Prairie), born in Los Angeles, California
  • May 11 Katie Wagner, daughter of Robert Wagner/model/guest VJ (MTV)
  • May 11 Tim Blake Nelson, American actor, born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • May 13 Stephen Colbert, American comedian and actor
  • May 13 Tom Verica, American actor
  • May 14 Nancy Sorel, actress (Generations, Black Foix)
  • May 21 Annabel Schofield, Llanelli Wales, actress (Laurel Ellis-Dallas)
  • May 21 Nancy Daus, American professional wrestler (d. 2007)
  • May 21 Carolyn Lawrence, American actress
  • May 23 Staci Greason, actress (Isabella Toscando-Days of Our Lives), born in Denver, Colorado
  • May 27 Adam Carolla, American comedian and television personality
  • May 28 Leisa Sheridan, playmate (Jul, 1993), born in Omaha, Nebraska