In order of day and month.
Evan Peters was born in the winter of 1987 to Phil and Julie Peters in St. Louis, Missouri. When his father's job was transferred and the family moved to Grand Blanc, Michigan, Evan began taking acting classes and at age 15, he moved with his mother to Los Angeles in hopes of pursuing a career in the entertainment industry...
“ Born: Evan Thomas Peters
January 20, 1987 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA ” - rose77
“ Born: Lilly Amanda McDowell
January 22, 1981 in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - rose77
Tiffani-Amber Thiessen was born on January 23, 1974, in Long Beach, California, USA, to Frank Thiessen, a park designer, and Robyn Ernest, a homemaker. She grew up in Long Beach with her parents and her brothers, professional cyclist Todd (born August 1, 1968) and Schuyler (born May 10, 1977). When Tiffani was 8...
“ Born on January 23, 1974, in Long Beach, California ” - rose77
“ Born: Allison P. Mackie
January 25, 1960 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA ” - rose77
Screen legend, superstar, and the man with the most famous blue eyes in movie history, Paul Leonard Newman was born in January 1925, in Cleveland, Ohio, the second son of Theresa (Fetsko) and Arthur Sigmund Newman. Paul's father was Jewish, the son of immigrants from Poland and Hungary; he owned a successful sporting goods store...
“ Born: Paul Leonard Newman
January 26, 1925 in Shaker Heights, Ohio, USA ” - rose77
Emmy-winning talk show host Ellen Lee DeGeneres was born in Metairie, Louisiana, a New Orleans suburb. She is the daughter of Betty DeGeneres
(née Elizabeth Jane Pfeffer), a speech therapist, and Elliott Everett DeGeneres, an insurance agent. Her brother is musician and producer Vance DeGeneres
. Her parents divorced when she was sixteen years old...
“ Born: Ellen Lee DeGeneres
January 26, 1958 in Metairie, Louisiana, USA ” - rose77
Bridget Jane Fonda was born in Los Angeles, California, to Susan Brewer
and actor Peter Fonda
. She is the granddaughter of Henry Fonda
and niece of Jane Fonda
, both famous actors. Bridget made her film debut at age five as an extra in Easy Rider
, but first became interested in acting after appearing in a high school production of "Harvey." At age 18...
“ Born: Bridget Jane Fonda
January 27, 1964 in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - rose77
Patton Oswalt has been headlining at comedy clubs all over the United States since 1996, as well as appearing in his own standup specials on Comedy Central and HBO. He was chosen as Entertainment Weekly's "It" comedian in 2002. He is a regular on Late Night with Conan O'Brien
. His other television credits include appearances on Seinfeld
“ Born: January 27, 1969 in Portsmouth, Virginia, USA ” - rose77
“ Born: Guillermo Díaz Rodriguez
January 27, 1972 in Mexico ” - rose77
Nickolas Gene Carter was born on January 28, 1980 in Jamestown, New York, to Jane Elizabeth (Spaulding) and Robert Gene Carter. As a child, he appeared in several television commercials, and, in 1989, auditioned for The All New Mickey Mouse Club
(aka "The Mickey Mouse Club"). However, his main interest was music and his mother encouraged this by paying for singing lessons...
“ Born: Nickolas Gene Carter
January 28, 1980 in Jamestown, New York, USA ” - rose77
Heather Joan Graham was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, to Joan (Bransfield), a schoolteacher and children's book author, and James Graham, an FBI agent. She and her sister, actress Aimee Graham
, were raised by their strictly Catholic parents. They relocated often, as a result of their father's occupation...
Sara Gilbert was born on January 29, 1975, as Sara Rebecca Abeles at St. John's Hospital and Health Center in Santa Monica, California, to Harold and Barbara Abeles. Barbara was previously married to the late Paul Gilbert
. At the age of six, when Sara saw her sister Melissa Gilbert
get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame...
“ Born: Sara Rebecca Abeles
January 29, 1975 in Santa Monica, California, USA ” - rose77
Andrew Keegan was born in Shadow Hills, California. He was first recognized for his gregarious performance of teen rebel "Zack Dell in the cult-classic film Camp Nowhere
. Barely in high school, Roland Emmerich
cast Keegan in the blockbuster Independence Day
. After an immediate rise in popularity,...
“ Born: Andrew Keegan Heying
January 29, 1979 in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - rose77
On January 30, 1937, renowned theatre actor Michael Redgrave
was performing in a production of Hamlet in London. During the curtain call, the show's lead, Laurence Olivier
, announced to the audience: "tonight a great actress was born". This was in reference to his co-star's newborn daughter, Vanessa Redgrave...
Christian Charles Philip Bale was born in Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK on January 30, 1974, to English parents Jennifer "Jenny" (James) and David Charles Howard Bale. His mother was a circus performer and his father, who was born in South Africa, was a commercial pilot. The family lived in different countries throughout Bale's childhood...
“ Born: Christian Charles Philip Bale
January 30, 1974 in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK ” - rose77
A graduate of New York's High School of the Performing Arts and the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre, Walter's extensive theater credits include productions both on- and off-Broadway. On Broadway, she has appeared in Peter Ustinov
's "Photo Finish" (which earned her the Clarence Derwent
Award as Most Promising Newcomer)...
Kelly Lynch was born in 1959 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She started her acting career with a small job at the Guthrie Theater. She studied under acting teacher Sanford Meisner
and became a model for the famous Elite Modeling Agency. She first gained acclaim for acting in the Gus Van Sant
film Drugstore Cowboy
“ Born: Kelly Ann Lynch
January 31, 1959 in Golden Valley, Minnesota, USA ” - rose77
Portia de Rossi
Portia de Rossi was born and raised in Geelong, Australia. Originally born Amanda Rogers, at 15 she changed her name to Portia, saying that it was the most daring thing she had ever done up until that point. After graduating from high school, she attended the University of Melbourne, and studied law...
“ Born: January 31, 1973 in Geelong, Victoria, Australia ” - rose77
“ Born: January 31, 1977 in The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA ” - rose77
was an American film actor, often referred to as "The King of Hollywood" or just simply as "The King." The 1930s saw him at the peak of his acting ability and his popular appeal, as he often portrayed down-to-earth, bravado characters with a carefree attitude. He was known as the epitome of masculinity with his unmatched charm and knowing smile...
“ Born: William Clark Gable
February 1, 1901 in Cadiz, Ohio, USA ” - rose77
Her childhood was filled with change. Sheryl Ann (later "Sherilyn") was the youngest of 3 kids. She and her two older brothers were raised by their musician mom, Arlene Quatro
, who moved the family around Michigan. She and her mom went to L.A. when Sherilyn was 17. Within a couple of years, Sherilyn was working in TV and film...
“ Born: Sheryl Ann Fenn
February 1, 1965 in Detroit, Michigan, USA ” - rose77
“ Born: February 1, 1971 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA ” - rose77
Michael C. Hall
Michael C. Hall was born in Raleigh, North Carolina, to Janice (Styons), a guidance counselor, and William Carlyle Hall, who worked for IBM. Michael is a graduate of NYU's Master of Fine Arts program in acting. He is known for the titular character "Dexter" in Dexter
and as mortician "David Fisher" in Six Feet Under
For the last 20 or so years, Clark has been doing stand-up comedy on the club circuit, on "The Tonight Show", on HBO comedy specials, on Late Night with David Letterman
and Late Night with Conan O'Brien
. In addition, he has been in over 50 feature motion pictures and hundreds of episodic TV shows. A decorated Infantry Platoon Leader in Vietnam...
“ Born: February 2, 1946 in Macon, Georgia, USA ” - rose77
Michael T. Weiss
Michael T. Weiss was born in Chicago, Illinois to a steel industry executive father and a homemaker mother. He has an older sister, Jamie Sue Weiss
, who is a make-up artist. As a child, he appeared in local TV commercials in Chicago. He graduated from University of Southern California and attended Second City Workshops in Chicago. Early in his career, he also worked as a personal trainer...
“ Born: Michael Terry Weiss
February 2, 1962 in Chicago, Illinois, USA ” - rose77
Naomi Grossman is best known for her portrayal of "Pepper" in "American Horror Story" Previously, she wrote, produced, and starred in her second hit solo show, "Carnival Knowledge: Love, Lust, and other Human Oddities," which enjoyed a twice-extended, sold-out run and rave reviews ("Recommended" by LA Weekly); the show was then reprised at the world-famous fringe theatre festival in Edinburgh...
“ Born: February 2, 1975, Denver, CO ” - rose77
On the viewing horizon since the late 1980s, actress Maura Tierney has been a steady product of independent features, some hits and some misses, for close to a decade and a half. An odd and compelling beauty, she came from an upperscale Bostonian family and was raised in the Hyde Park district. Born February 3...
Isla Lang Fisher was born on February 3, 1976 in Muscat, Oman, to Scottish parents Elspeth Reid and Brian Fisher, who worked as a banker for the U.N. She spent her early childhood in Scotland before moving to Australia with her family in the early 1980s. From a young age, Isla showed an interest in both acting and writing...
“ Born: February 4, 1983, Chicago, IL ” - rose77
“ Born: Jennifer Lee Morrow
February 5, 1962 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA ” - rose77
Laura Leggett Linney was born in New York City on February 5, 1964, into a theatre family. Her father was prominent playwright Romulus Linney
, whose own great-grandfather was a congressman from North Carolina. Her mother, Miriam Anderson (Leggett), is a nurse. Although she did not live in her father's house (her parents having divorced when she was an infant)...
“ Born: Laura Leggett Linney
February 5, 1964 in New York City, New York, USA ” - rose77
Born and raised in Memphis, Tennessee, Chris Parnell enrolled at Germantown High School where he took drama and auditioned for every play. In 1985, when he was a senior at Germantown, he was voted "Most Talented" by his classmates. Right after graduating high school, Chris attended North Carolina School of Arts in Winston-Salem...
James Todd Spader was born on February 7, 1960 in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of teachers Jean (Fraser) and Stoddard Greenwood "Todd" Spader. He attended Phillips Academy in Andover with director Peter Sellars; he dropped out in eleventh grade. He bused tables, shoveled manure, and taught yoga before landing his first roles...
James Todd Spader
February 7, 1960 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA ” - rose77
Christopher Julius Rock was born in Andrews, South Carolina and raised in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York. He is the son of Rosalie (Tingman), a teacher and social worker for the mentally handicapped, and Julius Rock, a truck driver and newspaper deliveryman, whose own father was a preacher. Rock has been in stand-up comedy for several decades...
Christopher Ashton Kutcher was born on February 7, 1978 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, to Diane (Finnegan), who was employed at Procter & Gamble, and Larry Kutcher, a factory worker. He has a fraternal twin brother, Michael, and a sister, Tausha. He is of Czech (father) and Irish, German, and Czech (mother) descent...
“ Born: Christopher Ashton Kutcher
February 7, 1978 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, USA ” - rose77
was born on February 8, 1925 in Newton, Massachusetts, a suburb of Boston. He initially acted on TV before moving to Hollywood for the big screen, cultivating a career that would span decades. An eight time Academy Award nominee, with two wins, Lemmon starred in over 60 films including Some Like It Hot
James Byron Dean was born February 8, 1931 in Marion, Indiana, to Mildred Marie (Wilson) and Winton A. Dean, a farmer turned dental technician. His mother died when Dean was nine, and he was subsequently raised on a farm by his aunt and uncle in Fairmount, Indiana. After grade school, he moved to New York to pursue his dream of acting...
“ Born: James Byron Dean
February 8, 1931 in Marion, Indiana, USA ” - rose77
Mary Steenburgen is an Academy Award-winning American actress. She was born February 8, 1953, in Newport, Arkansas, USA. Her mother, Nellie May (Wall) Steenburgen, was a school-board secretary, and her father, Maurice H. Steenburgen, was a freight-train conductor. Her surname comes from distant Dutch ancestry, and her roots also include English, Scottish, and Welsh...
“ Born: Mary Nell Steenburgen
February 8, 1953 in Newport, Arkansas, USA ” - rose77
Seth was born Seth Benjamin Gesshel-Green in Overbrook Park, Philadelphia, to teachers Barbara (Gesshel) and Herbert Green. He has worked non-stop as an actor in film and television since he was seven. Seth and Matthew Senreich
created/executive produced/wrote and directed the Emmy-winning, Robot Chicken
“ Born: Seth Benjamin Gesshel-Green
February 8, 1974 in Overbrook Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA ” - rose77
Laura Dern was born on February 10, 1967 in Los Angeles, the daughter of actors Bruce Dern
and Diane Ladd
. Dern was exposed to movie sets and the movie industry from infancy, and obtained several bit parts as a child. Her parents divorced when Dern was two and Dern lost contact with her father for several years as a result...
“ Born on February 10, 1967 ” - rose77
Elizabeth Banks was born Elizabeth Mitchell in Pittsfield, a small city in the Berkshires in western Massachusetts near the New York border, on February 10, 1974. She is the daughter of Ann (Wallace), who worked in a bank, and Mark P. Mitchell, a factory worker. Elizabeth describes herself as having been seen as a "goody two-shoes" in her youth who was nominated for the local Harvest Queen...
“ Born: Elizabeth Maresal Mitchell
February 10, 1974 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA ” - rose77
Aduba began earning recognition for her work in 2003, with a performance in "Translations of Xhosa" at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts that won her a Helen Hayes Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress in a Play. Her Broadway debut was in 2007 as Toby in "Coram Boy". She was...
“ Born: February 10, 1981, Boston, MA ” - rose77
Jennifer Aniston was born in Sherman Oaks, California, to actors John Aniston
and Nancy Dow
. Her father is Greek, and her mother was of English, Irish, Scottish, and Italian descent. Jennifer spent a year of her childhood living in Greece with her family. Her family then relocated to New York City where her parents divorced when she was nine...
“ Born: February 11, 1969 in Sherman Oaks, California, USA ” - rose77
Natalie Dormer born 11 February 1982 is an English actress. She is best known for her roles as Anne Boleyn on the Showtime series The Tudors (2007-10), as Margaery Tyrell on the HBO series Game of Thrones (2012-present), Irene Adler on the CBS series Elementary (2013-15), and as Cressida in the science-fiction adventure films The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014) and Part 2 (2015)...
“ Born: February 11, 1982 in Reading, Berkshire, England, UK ” - rose77
“ Born: Joyce Penelope Wilhelmina Frankenberg
February 15, 1951 in Hayes, Hayes and Harlington, Middlesex, England, UK ” - rose77
“ Born on 15 February 1966, in Los Angeles, California ” - rose77
“ Born: Levardis Robert Martyn Burton Jr.
February 16, 1957 in Landstuhl, West Germany ” - rose77
“ Born: Tuesday Lynn Knight
February 17, 1969 ” - rose77
Jeremiah O'Connell was born in New York City, to Linda (Witkowski), an art teacher, and Michael O'Connell, a British-born advertising agency art director. He is of half Irish, one quarter Italian, and one quarter Polish descent. He was raised in Manhattan with his parents and a younger brother, Charlie O'Connell
“ Born: Jason Morgan Ritter
February 17, 1980 in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - rose77
Joseph Leonard Gordon-Levitt was born February 17, 1981 in Los Angeles, California, to Jane Gordon and Dennis Levitt. Joseph was raised in a Jewish family with his late older brother, Dan Gordon-Levitt
, who passed away in October 2010. His parents worked for the Pacifica Radio station KPFK-FM and his maternal grandfather...
“ Born: Joseph Leonard Gordon-Levitt
February 17, 1981 in Los Angeles, California, USA ” - rose77
John Joseph Travolta was born in Englewood, New Jersey, one of six children of Helen Travolta
(née Helen Cecilia Burke) and Salvatore/Samuel J. Travolta. His father was of Italian descent and his mother was of Irish ancestry. His father owned a tire repair shop called Travolta Tires in Hillsdale, NJ...
“ Born: John Joseph Travolta
February 18, 1954 in Englewood, New Jersey, USA ” - rose77
Isaac "Ike" Barinholtz, born February 18, 1977, is an American actor, comedian, voice actor and writer, best known for his role as a cast member on MADtv
, from 2002-2007, and for his roles on The Mindy Project
, and Eastbound & Down
. He spent two years in Amsterdam with the famed comedy troupe...
Bateman was born in Rye, New York. Her younger brother is actor/director Jason Bateman. Bateman played the role of superficial Mallory Keaton on the television sitcom Family Ties from 1982 to 1989, for which she was nominated for two Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award. Bateman hosted an episode of Saturday Night Live during its 13th season in 1988...
“ Born: Justine Tanya Bateman
February 19, 1966 in Rye, New York, USA ” - rose77