Classic Movie Coincidence: Harry Guardino and Charles Herbert

Harry Guardino and Charles Herbert share a birthday and a film:

Both Harry Guardino and Charles Herbert appeared in Houseboat — and both were born today December 23 (23 years apart!).

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Charles Herbert (child in the middle with the blonde hair) plays Cary Grant’s son, Tom Winters, and Harry Guardino (right) is certified bachelor Angelo Donatello.  Also in the picture: Sophia Loren as ‘maid’ Cinzia Zaccardi, Mimi Gibson as Elizabeth Winters and Paul Petersen as David Winters (Cary Grant’s daughter and other son).

Guardino was born Harry Vincent Guardino on December 23, 1925 in New York City and Herbert was born Charles Herbert Saperstein on December 23, 1948 in Culver City, California.


Some better pictures:

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–Annmarie Gatti for Classic Movie Hub



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