On This Day

Year 1981 in Film & Television (Part 2)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 101 - 200 of 212

  • Jun 15 Cristin Duren, Miss Florida Teen USA (Miss Photogenic-1997)
  • Jun 15 Jordi Vilasuso, American actor
  • Jun 17 Amrita Rao, Indian Bollywood actress (Vivah)
  • Jun 22 Monty Oum, American Animator (RWBY), born in Providence, Rhode Island (d. 2015)
  • Jun 25 Sheridan Smith, British actress (Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps), born in Epworth, Lincolnshire, England
  • Jun 25 Pooja Umashankar, Indian-Sri Lankan actress (Asai Man Piyabanna), born in Colombo, Sri Lanka
  • Jul 5 Ryan Hansen, American actor (Veronica Mars), born in Fountain Valley, California
  • Jul 11 Carla Campbell, Jamaican model
  • Jul 11 Aaron Proctor, American professional wrestling promoter & politician
  • Jul 14 Lee Mead, English actor
  • Jul 21 Chrishell Stause, American actress, born in Draffenville, Kentucky
  • Jul 21 Blake Lewis, American musician (American Idol), born in Redmond, Washington
  • Jul 21 Paloma Faith, English singer, songwriter and actress, born in Hackney, London, England
  • Jul 24 Summer Glau, American actress
  • Jul 26 Abe Forsythe, Australian actor and director (Down Under), born in Sydney, Australia
  • Jul 28 Billy Aaron Brown, American actor, born in Clarinda, Iowa
  • Jul 28 Jo In Sung, South Korean actor (What Happened in Bali), born in Cheonho-dong, Gangdong District, South Korea
  • Jul 31 Eric Lively, American actor (The Butterfly Effect 2), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Jul 31 J.Son Dinant, American comedian, born in Syracuse, New York
  • Aug 1 Ashley Parker Angel, American singer and actor, born in Redding, California
  • Aug 4 Marques Houston, American R&B singer (Immature-IMx) and actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 4 Abigail Spencer, Gulf Breeze, Florida, American actress (Cowboys & Aliens)

Person of interestMeghan Markle

Aug 4 [Rachel] Meghan Markle, American former actress, Duchess of Sussex and wife of Prince Harry, born in Los Angeles, California

Duchess of Sussex and Former Actress Meghan Markle
Duchess of Sussex and Former Actress
Meghan Markle
  • Aug 5 Kō Shibasaki, Japanese singer and actress (47 Ronin), born in Toshima, Japan
  • Aug 6 Leslie Odom Jr., American actor and singer (Hamilton), born in New York City
  • Aug 8 Kaori Iida, Japanese singer and actress
  • Aug 8 Meagan Good, American actress
  • Aug 11 Fiona Sit, Hong Kong singer and actress
  • Aug 15 Song Ji-hyo, South Korean actress
  • Aug 17 Kristin Holt, American television personality (American Idol), born in Plano, Texas
  • Aug 20 Ben Barnes, English actor (Prince Caspian-The Chronicles of Narnia), born in London
  • Aug 24 Jiro Wang Dong Cheng, Taiwanese singer and actor, born in Taipei, Taiwan
  • Aug 24 Chad Michael Murray, American actor (One Tree Hill), born in Buffalo, New York
  • Aug 24 Mercedes Scelba-Shorte, American model, born in New Jersey
  • Aug 25 Rachel Bilson, American actress
  • Aug 25 Bobby Berk, American interior designer and TV personality (Queer Eye), born in Houston, Texas
  • Aug 26 Petey Williams, Canadian professional wrestler
  • Aug 27 Demetria McKinney, American actress (House of Payne), born in Fort Walton Beach, Florida
  • Aug 27 Patrick J. Adams, Canadian actor (Suits), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Aug 29 Jay Ryan (Jay Bunyan), New Zealand actor, born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Aug 31 Joe Swanberg, American filmmaker
  • Sep 2 Fariborz Kamkari, Iranian film director and producer
  • Sep 2 Bracha van Doesburgh, Dutch actress
  • Sep 3 Fearne Cotton, British television presenter (Top of the Pops, Radio 1), born in London, England

Person of interestBeyoncé Knowles

Sep 4 Beyoncé Knowles, American pop and R&B singer, songwriter, producer and actress (Destiny's Child), born in Houston, Texas

  • Sep 8 Jonathan Taylor Thomas, American actor (Home Improvement), born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 9 Julie Gonzalo, Argentinian actress, born in Lanús Oeste, Argentina

Person of interestJennifer Hudson

Sep 12 Jennifer Hudson, American actress and singer (Dreamgirls), born in Chicago, Illinois

Actress and Singer Jennifer Hudson
Actress and Singer
Jennifer Hudson
  • Sep 13 Angel Williams, Canadian professional wrestler, born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Sep 14 Miyavi, Japanese singer and actor, born in Konohana-ku ward, Osaka, Japan
  • Sep 16 Fan Bingbing, Chinese actress and singer (My Fair Princess), born in Qingdao, Shandong
  • Sep 16 Alexis Bledel, American actress (Gilmore Girls), born in Houston, Texas
  • Sep 18 Jennifer Tisdale, American actress and model, born in Neptune, New Jersey
  • Sep 21 Nicole Richie, American socialite, author and TV personality (The Simple Life), born in Berkeley, California
  • Sep 21 Rimi Sen, Indian actress
  • Sep 21 Meilinda Soerjoko, Indonesian-Australian actress
  • Sep 22 Ashley Drane, American actress
  • Sep 22 Subaru Shibutani, Japanese singer, dancer, actor (Kanjani8)
  • Sep 23 Misti Traya, American actress
  • Sep 24 Drew Gooden, National Basketball Association player and broadcaster, born in Oakland, California
  • Sep 24 BenDeLaCreme [Benjamin Putnam], American drag queen, burlesque performer and actor (RuPaul's Drag Race), born in Seattle, Washington
  • Sep 25 Van Hansis, American actor, born in North Adams, Massachusetts
  • Sep 26 Collien Fernandes, German TV host and actress, born in Hamburg, Germany
  • Sep 26 Christina Milian, American actress and singer, born in Jersey City, New Jersey
  • Sep 28 Gül Gölge, Turkish model and actress
  • Oct 3 Amanda Walsh, Canadian actress
  • Oct 8 Ruby [Rania Hussein Muhammad Tawfiq], Egyptian singer (Do You Know Why) and actress (The BabyDoll Night), born in Cairo, Egypt
  • Oct 9 Zachery Ty Bryan, American actor (Brad-Home Improvement), born in Aurora, Colorado
  • Oct 10 Michael Oliver, American actor (Problem Child), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 11 Beau Brady, Australian actor (Home and Away), born in Sydney, Australia
  • Oct 12 Tom Guiry, American actor (The Sandlot), born in Tom's River, New Jersey
  • Oct 12 Sneha, Indian actress (Aanandham), born in Mumbai, India
  • Oct 16 Caterina Scorsone, Canadian actress (Alice, The November Man), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Oct 18 Richard Vuu, actor (Last Emperor)
  • Oct 22 Michael Fishman, American actor (DJ in Roseanne), born in Long Beach, California
  • Oct 24 Mallika Sherawat, Indian actress (Murder), born in Moth, Hisar district, Haryana, India
  • Oct 24 Tila Tequila, American TV personality (A Shot at Love with Tila Tequila), born in Singapore
  • Oct 26 Sam Brown, American comedian (The Whitest Kid U'Know), born in Sandwich, Massachusetts
  • Oct 27 Han Hye-jin, South Korean actress (No Mercy), born in South Korea
  • Oct 29 Reema Sen, Indian actress
  • Oct 30 Jun Ji-hyun, South Korean actress (My Sassy Girl), born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Nov 6 Lee Dong Wook, South Korean actor, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Nov 7 Muhammad Hassan, American professional wrestler, born in Syracuse, New York
  • Nov 7 Anthony Moffat, Scottish musician, writer and filmmaker, born in Dumfries, Scotland
  • Nov 7 Anushka Shetty, Indian film actress (Arundhati), born in Puttur, Mangaluru, Karnataka, India
  • Nov 9 Scottie Thompson, American actress, born in Padada, Davao del Sur
  • Nov 11 Natalie Glebova, Russian Canadian TV host and Miss Universe 2005, born in Tuapse, Russia
  • Nov 15 Krysten Ritter, American actress (Jessica Jones), born in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 16 Caitlin Glass, American voice actress, born in Washington, D.C., United States
  • Nov 17 Coyote [Nathaniel] Peterson, American YouTube personality (Brave Wilderness), born in Newbury, Ohio
  • Nov 18 Christina Vidal, American actress
  • Nov 18 Giancarlo "Gian" Magdangal, Filipino pop singer and stage actor, born in Manila, Philippines
  • Nov 22 Shangela [D.J. Pierce], American drag queen, comedian, actor, dancer, and TV personality (RuPaul's Drag Race), born in Paris, Texas
  • Nov 24 Morgan James [Grunerud] American Broadway actress, singer and songwriter (Hunter; The White Album), born in Boise, Idaho
  • Nov 27 Gary Lucy, English actor (The Bill), born in Chigwell, Essex
  • Nov 29 Nicholas Teo, Malaysian singer and actor, born in Sarawak, Malaysia
  • Dec 3 Brian Bonsall, actor (Family Ties, Star Trek Next Generation)
  • Dec 5 Leila Tong, Hong Kong actress (The Last Breakthrough), born in Hong Kong
  • Dec 9 Diya Mirza, Indian actress, born in Hyderabad, India
  • Dec 11 Hamish Blake, Australian comedian, born in Melbourne, Australia

Weddings in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV