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1655 – Cyrano de Bergerac, sci-fi author, d @ 36 (Empires of the Moon and Sun)

1909 – Brenda De Banzie, actress (Out of the Unknown)

1911 – Ann Doran, actress (Twilight Zone, Project U.F.O., It! The Terror from Beyond Space, Adventures of Superman)

1931 – Darryl Hickman, actor (The Tingler, Space Stars, Sky Commanders)

Darryl Hickman (left) in The Tingler

Darryl Hickman (left) in The Tingler

 

 

 

 

 

 

1939 – Charles Cyphers, actor (Sliders, SeaQuest 2032, Lois & Clark, Escape from New York, The Bionic Woman, The Six Million Dollar Man)

1940 – Phil Proctor, actor (Lobster Man from Mars, The Twilight Zone)

Phil Proctor in Lobsterman From Mars

Phil Proctor in Lobsterman From Mars

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1944 – Frances Lee McCain, actor (Back to the Future)
1946 – Gwynne Gilford, actress (Masters of the Universe, Beware the Blob)

1950 – Tony Carroll, actor (Masters of the Universe, Buck Rogers in the 25th Century)
1954 – Bruce Abbott, actor (Black Scorpion, Bride of Re-Animator, Re-Animator, Interzone, The Last Starfighter)

Bruce Abbott in Reanimator

Bruce Abbott in Re-Animator

1955 – Nina Axelrod, actress (Brainstorm, Time Walker)
1958 – Michael Hitchcock, actor (Super 8, Serenity, Bug)

1967 – Carlos Jacott, actor (The Sarah Connor Chronicles, Firefly, 3rd Rock from the Sun)

1968 – Rachel Blakely, actress (The Lost World)
1969 – Alexis Arquette, actress (Alien Nation)

1972 – Elizabeth Berkley, actress (S. Darko, Threshold, Control Factor, Perversions of Science)

 

1973 – Royal Butler, actor, d @ 80 (Captain Video: Master of the Stratosphere, Mysterious Island)
1974 – Truman Bradley, TV host, d @69 (Science Fiction Theater)

1979 – Gabriel Pimentel, actor (InAlienable)

1985 – Grant Williams, actor (The Incredible Shrinking Man, The Monolith Monsters) dies of toxic poisoning at 54
1993 – Hannah Lochner, actress (Dawn of the Dead, Terminal Invasion)

1997 – Rosalie Crutchley, actress, d @ 77 (The Gamma People)

2004 – Sam Edwards, actor, d @ 89 (Project U.F.O., The Invaders, Space Patrol)
2006 – Patrick Allen, actor, d @ 79 (UFO, Journey to the Unknown, Island of the Burning Damned, 1984)
2014 – James Shigeta, actor, d @ 85 (Space Marines, Babylon 5, SeaQuest 2032, The Outer Limits)

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1916 – Keenan Wynn, actor (Twilight Zone, The Dark, Manimal, Hyper Sapien: People from Another StarManimal, The Clonus Horror, The Lucifer Complex, Piranha, The Bionic Woman, Laserblast, The Girl with Something Extra)

Keenan Wynn in the Twilight Zone episode, A World of His Own.

Keenan Wynn in the Twilight Zone episode, A World of His Own.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1931 – Robert Gunner, actor (Planet of the Apes)

1942 – John Pleshette, actor (Lois & Clark)
1942 – Lanny Flaherty, actor (Men in Black 3, Signs, Waterworld)
1946 – Rade Serbedzija, actor (Surface, Space Cowboys)

Rade Serbedzija in Space Cowboys

Rade Serbedzija in Space Cowboys

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1946 – Maury Chaykin, actor (Eureka, Stargate SG-1, Andromeda, Lexx, Twilight Zone, Def-Con 4, WarGames)

1950 – Simon Jones, actor (The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Twelve Monkeys, Brazil)
1950 – Destination Moon released

Destination Moon released

Destination Moon released

1952 – Roxanne Hart, actress (Meteorites)
1952 – The Washington, D.C. area experiences UFO sightings, including radar signals, that revive interest in UFO’s.

1968 – Cliff Curtis, actor (Mysterious Island)
1969 – Bryan Fuller, writer (Heroes, Star Trek: Voyager, Star Trek: DS9)
1969 – Paul Levesque, actor (Blade: Trinity)

1970 – Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, actor (Oblivion)
1972 – Maya Rudolph, actress (Gattaca)

1983 – Blair Redford, actress (FlashForward, The Day the Earth Stood Still)
1984 – James Mason, actor, d @ 75 (The Boys from Brazil, Frankenstein: The True Story, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea)
1985 – Lou Taylor Pucci, actor (Carriers)

 

1996 – Ashlyn Sanchez, actress (The Happening)

2001 – Planet of the Apes released
2009 – Pearl Shear, actor, d @ 81 (Doctor Mordrid, Max Headroom, The Invisible Man (1975))

2010 – Maury Chaykin, actor, d @ 61 (Eureka, Stargate SG-1, Andromeda, Lexx, Twilight Zone, Def-Con 4, WarGames)
2012 – Geoffrey Hughes, actor, d @ 68 (Doctor Who)
2012 – R G Armstrong, actor, d @ 95 (Predator, Salvage 1, Quantum Leap, The Invaders, The Time Tunnel, Twilight Zone)

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1894 – Aldous L Huxley, author (Brave New World)

1901 – John Bleifer, actor (Men Into Space, Queen of Outer Space, The 27th Day)

1918 – Stacy Harris, actor, (Men into Space, The Adventures of Superboy)
1919 – Virginia Gilmore, actress (Tales of Tomorrow)

1922 – Jason Robards, actor (The Day After, A Boy and His Dog)
1926 – James Best, actor (The Twilight Zone, The Killer Shrews, The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms)
1928 – Stanley Kubrick, director (A Clockwork Orange, 2001: A Space Odyssey)

1931 – Robert Colbert, actor (Disaster in Time, Land of the Giants, The Time Tunnel, My Favorite Martian, Have Rocket – Will Travel)
1933 – Chino Williams, actor (Weird Science, The Terminator, The Incredible Hulk)

1943 – Peter Hyams, director (Threshold, End of Days, Timecop, 2010, Outland, Capricorn One)
1943 – Mick Jagger, actor (Freejack)
1944 – Kiel Martin, actor, d @ 46 (The Ray Bradbury Theatre)
1944 – Celeste Yarnall, actress (Land of the Giants, Star Trek)

Celeste Yarnall as Yeoman Martha Landon in Star Trek

Celeste Yarnall as Yeoman Martha Landon in Star Trek

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1945 – Helen Mirren, actress (The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Twilight Zone, 2010)

Helen Mirren as Tanya Kirbuk in 2010

Helen Mirren as Tanya Kirbuk in 2010

1945 – Linda Harrison, actress (Planet of Apes + Beneath and 2001), Cocoon (1 and Return)

1950 – Susan George, actress (Computercide, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde)
1952 – The Washington, D.C. area experiences UFO sightings, including radar signals, that revive interest in UFO’s.
1954 – Lawrence Watt-Evans, sci-fi author (Hugo, Sword of Bheleu)
1956 – Danny Bilson, writer (The Rocketeer, Zone Troopers, Trancers)

1957 – Nana Visitor, actress (Star Trek: DS9, Battlestar Galatica, The Twilight Zone)
1959 – Kevin Spacey (Superman Returns, Moon, K-Pax)

1964 – Sandra Bullock, actress (Gravity, Demolition Man, Bionic Showdown: The Six Million Dollar Man and the Bionic Woman)
1964 – Danny Woodburn, actor (Lois & Clark)
1965 – Jeremy Piven, actor (Edge of Tomorrow, Dr. Jekyll and Ms. Hyde)

 

1965 – Eugene Burdick, sci-fi author, d @ 46 (Fail-Safe, The 480)
1967 – Jason Statham, actor (Death Race, Ghosts of Mars)
1968 – Olivia Williams, actress (The Last Days on Mars, Dollhouse, The Postman)

1972 – Spencer Wilding, actor (Victor Frankenstein, Jupiter Ascending, Guardians of the Galaxy, Atlantis, Doctor Who, Stardust, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy)

Spencer Wilding as the Wooden King in Doctor Who.

Spencer Wilding as the Wooden King in Doctor Who.

1973 – Kate Beckinsale, actress (Total Recall (2012), Underworld)
1973 – Susse Budde, actress (Cloverfield)
1975 – Ben Cotton, actor (Defiance, The 100, Continuum, Battlestar Galactica, The Tomorrow People, Fringe, Seeds of Destruction, Kyle XY, Stargate: Atlantis, The Day the Earth Stood Still, Bionic Woman, Flash Gordon, The 4400, The Chronicles of Riddick, , Smallville, Strange Frequency, The Immortal)

 

 

1978 – Eve Myles, actress (Doctor Who, Torchwood)

Eve Myles in Torchwood

Eve Myles in Torchwood

1987 – Miriam McDonald, actress (The Sea Beast, Orphan Black)

2002 – Tony Anholt, actor, d @ 61 (Space: 1999, Destination Moonbase-Alpha, Cosmic Princess)
2012 – Mary Tamm, actress, d @ 62 (Doctor Who)
2013 – Stranded released

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