This Day in Film History:
Friederich Christian Anton "Fritz" Lang is born in Vienna, Austria.
Walter Elias, AKA Walt, Disney is born in Chicago.
Director Otto Preminger (The Man with the Golden Arm, Anatomy of a Murder) is born in Vienna.
The subject of Roman Polanski's The Pianist, Wladyslaw Szpilman, is born in Poland. Adrien Brody wins the 2003 Best Actor for his portrayal of Szpilman.
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