April 1973 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Apr 2 CBS radio begins on the hour news, 24 hours a day

Music releaseMusic Recording

Apr 19 Barbra Streisand records "Between Yesterday & Tomorrow"

Singer-songwriter & Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-songwriter & Actress
Barbra Streisand

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Apr 1 Christian Finnegan, American comedian
  • Apr 2 Roselyn Sanchez, Puerto Rican actress, born in San Juan
  • Apr 3 Jamie Bamber, English actor (Battlestar Galactica), born in Hammersmith, London
  • Apr 3 Matthew Ferguson, Canadian actor (Geometry in Venice), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Apr 3 Adam Scott, American actor (Parks and Recreation), born in Santa Cruz, California
  • Apr 5 Élodie Bouchez, French actress
  • Apr 6 Rie Miyazawa, Japanese actress/singer
  • Apr 6 Gina Yashere, English comedian
  • Apr 7 Ève Salvail, Canadian model
  • Apr 10 Guillaume Canet, French actor and film director (Tell No One), born in Boulogne-Billancourt, France
  • Apr 11 Jennifer Esposito, American television actor (Summer of Sam), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 12 Claudia Jordan, American actress (The Real Housewives of Atlanta), born in Providence, Rhode Island

Person of interestAdrien Brody

Apr 14 Adrien Brody, American actor (The Pianist, The Grand Budapest Hotel), born in NYC, New York

  • Apr 24 Gabby Logan, British television presenter, born in Leeds, England
  • Apr 27 Andre Gower, American actor (Monster Squad), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 28 Elisabeth Röhm, American actress
  • Apr 28 Jorge Garcia, American actor

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Apr 7 Nick Stuart, Romanian-born American bandleader and actor (Secrets of Chinatown), dies of cancer at 69
  • Apr 11 Ted Decorsia, American actor (The Killing, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea), dies at 67
  • Apr 13 Balraj Sahni [Yudhishthir], Indian Bollywood actor (Dharti Ke Lal), dies of cardiac arrest at 59
  • Apr 14 Magda Janssens, Flemish actress (Nederlands in 7 Lessons), dies at 88
  • Apr 20 Robert Armstrong, actor (Fall Guy, Exposed), dies at 82
  • Apr 21 Ursula Jeans, British actress (Cavalcade, Over the Moon, I Lived With You), dies of cancer at 66
  • Apr 26 Irene Ryan, American actress (Granny-Beverly Hillbillies), dies at 69
  • Apr 28 Pat Henning, actor (Goodyear TV Playhouse), dies at 62
  • Apr 30 Josie Sedgwick, American actress (The Best Man, Queen of the Round-Up), dies of stroke at 75