On This Day

Year 1971 in Film & Television (Part 2)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 101 - 200 of 258

  • May 1 Ajith Kumar, Indian film actor
  • May 8 Chris Wolf, actor/musician (Guys Next Door)
  • May 10 Adriano Giannini, Italian actor
  • May 12 Jamie Luner, actress (Cindy-Just the 10 of Us), born in Palo Alto, California
  • May 12 Doug Basham, American professional wrestler
  • May 19 Psicosis, Mexican professional wrestler
  • May 21 Eric Nies, actor (MTV Real World, Grind)
  • May 22 Manuel Ortiz, Mexican professional wrestler
  • May 23 Laurel Holloman, American actress
  • May 25 Justin Henry, American actor (Kramer vs Kramer, 16 Candles), born in Rye, New York
  • May 26 Matt Stone, American actor, animator and producer (South Park, The Book of Mormon), born in Houston, Texas
  • May 27 Monika Schnarre, American actress (Bold & Beautiful)
  • May 27 Paul Bettany, English actor (A Beautiful Mind), born in London
  • May 28 Isabelle Carré, French actress

Person of interestIdina Menzel

May 30 Idina Menzel, American actress and singer, born in Queens, New York

Actress and Singer Idina Menzel
Actress and Singer
Idina Menzel
  • May 31 Sarah O'Hare, model (Cosmopolitan-Jan 1994)
  • Jun 1 Mario Cimarro, Cuban actor
  • Jun 2 Anthony Montgomery, American film and television actor and graphic novelist

Person of interestNoah Wyle

Jun 4 Noah Wyle, American actor (Dr John Carter-ER), born in Hollywood, California

Actor Noah Wyle
Actor
Noah Wyle
  • Jun 4 James Callis, British actor

Person of interestMark Wahlberg

Jun 5 Mark Wahlberg, rap singer (Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch) and actor (Boogie Nights, The Departed), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Actor & Former Rapper Mark Wahlberg
Actor & Former Rapper
Mark Wahlberg
  • Jun 5 Susan Lynch, Northern Irish actress (Nora), born in Corrinshego, Northern Ireland
  • Jun 8 Mark Feuerstein, American actor
  • Jun 10 Leanza Cornet, TV host (Entertainment Tonight)
  • Jun 13 David Mendenhall, American actor (Over the Top, Space Raiders, Witchfire), born in Oceanside, California
  • Jun 15 Jake Busey, American actor
  • Jun 15 Bif Naked [Beth Torbert], Canadian singer-songwriter (Spaceman) and actress, born in New Delhi, India

Person of interestTupac Shakur

Jun 16 Tupac Shakur, American rapper and actor (Juice, Bullet), born in East Harlem, New York (d. 1996)

Rapper Tupac Shakur
Rapper
Tupac Shakur
  • Jun 17 Paulina Rubio, Mexican singer, model and businesswoman (La Chica Dorada), born in Mexico City, Mexico
  • Jun 18 Mara Hobel, American actress (Mommie Dearest), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestMary Lynn Rajskub

Jun 22 Mary Lynn Rajskub, American actress (Chloe O'Brian-24), born in Detroit, Michigan

  • Jun 24 Christopher Showerman, American actor
  • Jun 25 Scott Maslen, English actor (EastEnders), born in London
  • Jun 25 Angela Kinsey, American actress (The Office), born in Lafayette, Louisiana
  • Jun 27 Yancey Arias, American actor (Kingpin, Thief), born in NYC, New York
  • Jun 27 Jo Frost, British television personality (Supernanny), born in London, England
  • Jun 28 Aileen Quinn, American actress (Annie), born in Yardley, Pennsylvania
  • Jun 28 Norika Fujiwara, Japanese actress and television personality, born in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan
  • Jun 30 Anette Michel, Mexican actress (La otra mitad del sol), born in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
  • Jun 30 Monica Potter, American actress (The Last House on the Left), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Jul 1 Melissa Peterman [Melissa Margaret], American actress (Reba, Fargo), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Jul 1 Julianne Nicholson, American actress (Megan Wheeler-Law & Order: Criminal Intent), born in Medford, Massachusetts
  • Jul 1 Steven W. Bailey, American actor (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), born in San Diego, California
  • Jul 6 Kari Kupcinet, American actress (Julie Sanderson-Young & Restless), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Jul 6 Kenya D. Williamson, American actress and author (Depth of Focus: A Novel), born in Levittown, Pennsylvania
  • Jul 8 Wendy Benson, American actress (Meredith-As the World Turns), born in NYC, New York
  • Jul 9 Scott Grimes, American actor (Together We Stand), born in Lowell, Massachusetts
  • Jul 9 Dani Behr, Model & TV Presenter
  • Jul 11 Leisha Hailey, American actress and musician (Uh Huh Her)
  • Jul 14 Mark LoMonaco, American professional wrestler
  • Jul 14 Joey Styles, American wrestling commentator
  • Jul 16 Corey Feldman, American actor (License to Drive, Stand by Me), born in Reseda, California
  • Jul 18 Sarah McLeod, New Zealand actress

Person of interestSandra Oh

Jul 20 Sandra Oh, Korean Canadian actress (Grey's Anatomy), born in Nepean, Ontario

Actress Sandra Oh
Actress
Sandra Oh
  • Jul 21 Charlotte Gainsbourg, French-British actress (La Bûche, Antichrist), born in London
  • Jul 21 Nuno Markl, Portuguese comedian and radio host
  • Jul 23 Christopher Lee [Lee Meng Soon], Malaysian actor, singer and model (Show Hand), born in Malacca, Malaysia
  • Jul 24 John Partridge, British singer (Cats) and actor (EastEnders), born in Radcliffe, Lancashire, England
  • Jul 24 Patty Jenkins, American film director (Monster, Wonder Woman), born in Victorville, California
  • Jul 26 Dan Harris, American journalist and TV anchor (Nightline, Good Morning America), born in Newton, Massachusetts
  • Jul 29 Bryan Dattilo, Kankakee IL, actor (California Dreaming, Days of Our Lives)
  • Jul 29 Monica Calhoun, American actress
  • Jul 30 Tom Green, Canadian comedian and actor, born in Pembroke, Canada
  • Jul 30 Christine Taylor, American actress, born in Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • Aug 4 Jeff Gordon, American auto racer (Winston Cup Series 1995, 97, 98, 2001; Daytona 500 1997, 99, 2005) and broadcaster (Fox NASCAR), born in Vallejo, California
  • Aug 6 Merrin Dungey, American actress
  • Aug 7 Sydney Penny, American actress (Danni-New Gidget, Thorn Birds, All My Children), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Aug 10 Justin Theroux, American actor (Mulholland Drive, Inland Empire), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Aug 11 Alejandra Barros, Mexican actress
  • Aug 13 Moritz Bleibtreu, German actor (Run Lola Run), born in Munich, Bavaria, Germany
  • Aug 13 Rolando Molina, Salvadoran-born American actor (Next Friday, Eagle Eye), born in San Salvador, El Salvador
  • Aug 14 Raoul Bova, Italian actor, born in Rome, Italy
  • Aug 17 Uhm Jung-hwa, South Korean singer and actress
  • Aug 18 Trey Ames, American actor (David-A Year in the Life), born in Canton, Ohio
  • Aug 18 Jacob Vargas, American actor (Mi vida loca), born in Michoacan, Mexico
  • Aug 19 Mary Joe Fernández, American tennis player, broadcaster (Olympic gold 1992, 96), born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Aug 20 Jonathan Ke Quan, Vietnamese-American actor (Sam-Together We Stand), born in Saigon, South Vietnam
  • Aug 20 David Walliams, English actor, comedian (Come Fly With Me) and children's author, born in London, England
  • Aug 22 Richard Armitage, English actor (The Hobbit, Robin Hood), born in Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Aug 22 Rick Yune, American actor (Snow Falling on Cedars), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Aug 24 Pierfrancesco Favino, Italian actor, born in Rome, Italy
  • Aug 25 Mike Lockwood, professional wrestler (d. 2003)

Person of interestThalía

Aug 26 Thalia Sodi, Mexican actress and singer known as the "Queen of Latin Pop", born in Mexico City, Mexico

Singer-Songwriter and Actress Thalía
Singer-Songwriter and Actress
Thalía
  • Aug 27 Julian Cheung Chi-Lam, singer (A Modern Love Story) and actor (Return Of The Cuckoo), born in North Point, British Hong Kong
  • Aug 29 Carla Gugino, American actress, born in Sarasota, Florida
  • Aug 31 Chris Tucker, American stand-up comedien and actor (Rush Hour), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Sep 1 Ricardo Antonio Chavira, American actor
  • Sep 1 Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka, Fijian-born American professional wrestler, born in Suva, Fiji (d. 2017)
  • Sep 2 Shauna Sand, actress (Renegade), born in San Diego, California
  • Sep 2 Pawan Kalyan, Indian actor
  • Sep 2 Katt [Micah Sierra] Williams, American comedian, actor, rapper, born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Sep 3 Trevor St. John, American actor (One Live to Live), born in Spokane, Washington
  • Sep 4 Anita Yuen, Hong Kong actress, born in Hong Kong
  • Sep 8 David Arquette, American actor, director and producer (Scream, Kiss & Tell), born in Winchester, Virginia
  • Sep 8 Brooke Burke, American model and TV personality (Wild On!), born in Hartford, Connecticut

Person of interestMartin Freeman

Sep 8 Martin Freeman, English actor (The Hobbit, Sherlock), born in Aldershot, Hampshire

  • Sep 9 Henry Thomas, American actor (E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial), born in San Antonio, Texas
  • Sep 11 Johnny Vegas, English comedian (Ideal, The Libetine), born in St. Helens, Merseyside, England
  • Sep 14 Kimberly Williams, American actress (Father of the Bride), born in Rye, New York
  • Sep 15 Josh Charles, actor (Crossing the Bridge, Cooperstown)

Weddings in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV