Birth Month Day of 10-20 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. John Krasinski

Actor | The Office

Tall, handsome American film and television star John Krasinski is probably best known for his role as sardonic nice guy "Jim Halpert" on NBC's popular TV series, The Office (2005), for which he won a 2007 and 2008 Screen Actors Guild Award for outstanding performance by an ensemble in a comedy ...

2. Viggo Mortensen

Actor | The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Since his screen debut as a young Amish Farmer in Peter Weir's Witness (1985), Viggo Mortensen's career has been marked by a steady string of well-rounded performances.

Mortensen was born in New York City, to Grace Gamble (Atkinson) and Viggo Peter Mortensen, Sr. His father was Danish, his mother was...

3. Kenneth Choi

Actor | The Wolf of Wall Street

Growing up in the suburbs of Chicago, Choi dreamed of becoming an actor. Against his family's wishes, Choi left college to pursue that dream. He literally ran away from home, cutting all ties with his family for 5 years to train and study before moving to Los Angeles. His dream became a reality as ...

4. Alona Tal

Actress | Veronica Mars

Alona Tal, an Israeli-American singer and actress, was born on October 20, 1983 in Herzlia, Israel. She began her career after serving in the Israeli Defense Forces. Her big break came in 2003 starring in an Israeli film. At the time she also starred in two television series in the country, and ...

5. Hunter King

Actress | A Girl Like Her

Hunter King was born on October 20, 1993 in Ventura County, California, USA as Haley Ashley King. She is an actress, known for A Girl Like Her (2015), Life in Pieces (2015) and The Young and the Restless (1973).

6. Sam Witwer

Actor | The Mist

Sam Witwer headlines the SyFy series, Being Human, the U.S. adaptation of the popular British television series. The darkly humorous, provocative drama stars Sam as the heroic, "Aidan", a sensual and brooding vampire. His excellent work was noticed soon after the show's premiere, as Sam received a ...

7. Katie Featherston

Actress | Paranormal Activity

Katie Featherston is perhaps best known for playing the lead role in Paramount's 2009 smash hit Paranormal Activity, which earned her the Best Actress award at the 2009 Screamfest Film Festival. Made on a budget of approximately $15,000, the movie earned over $100 million dollars at the US box ...

8. Dan Fogler

Actor | Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Cherubic actor and singer Dan Fogler was born October 20, 1976 in Brooklyn, New York, to Shari, a teacher of English, and Richard Fogler, a surgeon. His brother, Jason, is a clinical psychologist. Fogler established himself with his role of William Barfee in the Broadway musical hit "The 25th ...

9. Danny Boyle

Director | 127 Hours

Danny Boyle was born on October 20, 1956 in Manchester, England as Daniel Boyle. He is a director and producer, known for 127 Hours (2010), 28 Days Later... (2002) and Slumdog Millionaire (2008).

10. Galadriel Stineman

Actress | The Middle

Galadriel Stineman was raised an only child in Northern Kentucky, near Cincinnati, Ohio. As a kid, she was a voracious reader, accomplished horseback rider and active member of 4-H Club. She began acting for fun in kindergarten, taking lots of classes and performing in school and community ...

11. Niall Matter

Actor | The Predator

Niall Matter was born on October 20, 1980 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He is an actor, known for The Predator (2018), Watchmen (2009) and Primeval: New World (2012). He has been married to Sara Matter since December 2016. They have one child.

12. Rachel House

Actress | Moana

Rachel was born in Auckland, New Zealand in 1971 and raised by her adoptive Scottish immigrant parents John and Sheila House. She grew up in Kamo, Whangarei in the area known as Northland or Tai Tokerau at the top of the North Island. She is of Maori (Ngati Mutunga and Ngai Tahu) and European/...

13. Alberto Ammann

Actor | Celda 211

In 2009, Alberto Ammann went from being an unknown drama student to becoming one of Spain's best known actors with just one movie. The previous year, Ammann joined the ranks of Penelope Cruz, Jordi Molla and Elena Anaya when he won a coveted spot on the list of Caras Nuevas, a discovery initiative ...

14. William Zabka

Actor | The Karate Kid

William Zabka was born on October 20, 1965 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Karate Kid (1984), Hot Tub Time Machine (2010) and The Karate Kid Part II (1986). He has been married to Stacie Zabka since 2008.

15. Jerry Orbach

Actor | Law & Order

Jerry was born in the Bronx. His father, Leon, was a former vaudevillian actor, and his mother, Emily, was a radio singer. His family moved frequently and eventually settled in Waukegan, Illinois where he went to high school. The constant moving made him the new kid on the block and forced him to ...

16. Snoop Dogg

Actor | Turbo

Snoop Dogg was born in Long Beach, California, to Beverly (Tate) and Vernell Varnado, who was a mail carrier and singer. His parents were both originally from Mississippi. He got his name from his mother, who jokingly remarked that he looked like the Peanuts character Snoopy. Snoop is known ...

17. Earl Hindman

Actor | Silverado

Earl Hindman was born on October 20, 1942 in Bisbee, Arizona, USA as Earl John Hindman. He was an actor, known for Silverado (1985), The Parallax View (1974) and Home Improvement (1991). He was married to Molly McGreevy. He died on December 29, 2003 in Stamford, Connecticut, USA.

18. Arlene Francis

Actress | The Thrill of It All

Arlene Francis, the witty actress and popular television personality, was born Arlene Francis Kazanjian on Oct. 20, 1907, in Boston. Her father was an Armenian immigrant, later painter and portrait photographer; her mother was the daughter of actor Alfred Davis. Even at an early age, Arlene said, "...

19. Michael Dunn

Actor | Ship of Fools

Michael Dunn was born Gary Neil Miller in Oklahoma. His parents were Mr. and Mrs. Fred Miller. They moved to Detroit, Michigan, in 1938. Dunn was 5 years old when he knew he'd be a dwarf but was determined not to let it stop him or make him dependent. He graduated from Detroit's Redford High School...

20. Jennifer Freeman

Actress | My Wife and Kids

Jennifer Freeman was born on October 20, 1985 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Jennifer Nicole Freeman. She is an actress, known for My Wife and Kids (2001), You Got Served (2004) and Johnson Family Vacation (2004). She was previously married to Earl Watson.

21. William Christopher

Actor | M*A*S*H

William Christopher was born on October 20, 1932 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as William Wallace Christopher. He was an actor, known for M*A*S*H (1972), With Six You Get Eggroll (1968) and Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993). He was married to Barbara Christopher. He died on ...

22. Nargis Fakhri

Actress | Spy

Nargis was born to multi-cultural parents in Queens, New York City on 20 October 1979. She started her career as an American model, even appearing in America's Next Top Model Cycles 2 and 3 in 2004. She also posed for the 2009 Kingfisher Swimsuit Calendar. In 2011, she made her Bollywood debut with...

23. Bela Lugosi

Actor | Dracula

Bela Lugosi was born Béla Ferenc Dezsö Blaskó on October 20, 1882, Lugos, Hungary, Austria-Hungary (now Lugoj, Romania), to Paula de Vojnich and István Blaskó, a banker. He was the youngest of four children. During WWI, he volunteered and was commissioned as an infantry lieutenant, and was wounded ...

24. William Russ

Actor | Boy Meets World

Son of a naval officer; born in Portsmouth, VA. Father of one daughter. Enjoys thrill sports, is an avid downhill skier.

25. Robert Costanzo

Actor | Total Recall

Robert Costanzo was born on October 20, 1942 in New York City, New York, USA as Robert Jason Costanzo. He is an actor and producer, known for Total Recall (1990), Die Hard 2 (1990) and Batman: Mask of the Phantasm (1993).

26. Maria Tornberg

Actress | Super Troopers

Maria Tornberg was born on October 20, 1972 in Helsingborg, Sweden. She is an actress and director, known for Super Troopers (2001), The Empty Space in Between (2009) and 4 (2011).

27. Barrie Chase

Actress | It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

Barrie Chase was born on October 20, 1933 in New York City, New York, USA. She is known for her work on It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (1963), Cape Fear (1962) and The Flight of the Phoenix (1965). She is married to Richard Kaufman. They have one child. She was previously married to Gene Shacove.

28. Bill Nunn

Actor | Spider-Man

Commanding performer Bill Nunn made his feature debut in fellow Morehouse College graduate Spike Lee's School Daze (1988), but really etched himself into moviegoers' minds as a formidable screen presence in his second film with Lee, Do the Right Thing (1989), playing Radio Raheem, whose ...

29. John Anderson

Actor | Psycho

A tall, sinewy, austere-looking character actor with silver hair, rugged features and a distinctive voice, John Robert Anderson left an impressive legacy of literally hundreds of film and TV credits. Immensely versatile, he was at his best submerging himself in the role of historical figures (he ...

30. Melanie Mayron

Actress | Thirtysomething

Melanie Mayron was born on October 20, 1952 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. She is an actress and director, known for Thirtysomething (1987), Girlfriends (1978) and Harry and Tonto (1974).

31. George Wyner

Actor | Spaceballs

A native of Boston and graduate of Syracuse University, George has worked extensively in TV and film since 1972. Notable film work includes the Coen Brothers' best-picture nominee "A Serious Man," (Rabbi Nachtner) and Mel Brooks' "Spaceballs," (Colonel Sandurz) and "To Be or Not To Be." Among other...

32. George Harris

Actor | Raiders of the Lost Ark

George Harris was born on October 20, 1949 in Grenada, British West Indies. He is an actor and producer, known for Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007) and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011).

33. Thomas Newman

Music Department | WALL·E

Thomas Newman is an American film score composer. He was born in Los Angeles. His father was notable film score composer Alfred Newman (1900-1970). The Newman family is of Russian-Jewish descent, and includes several other well-known musicians. Thomas' mother Martha Louis Montgomery (1920-2005) ...

34. Tom Petty

Actor | The Postman

Tom Petty was born on October 20, 1950 in Gainesville, Florida, USA as Thomas Earl Petty. He was married to Dana York and Jane Ann Benyo. He died on October 2, 2017 in Santa Monica, California, USA.

35. Candice Swanepoel

Self | Entertainment Tonight

Candice Swanepoel is a supermodel best known for her work as a Victoria's Secrets lingerie model. She appeared in nine Victoria's Secret Fashion shows from 2007 through 2015 and became a Victoria's Secret Angel in 2010. Swanepoel has appeared in the fashion shows and advertisements for many of the ...

36. Katharina Schüttler

Actress | Freier Fall

Katharina Schüttler started acting for film and television when she was 11 years old. Her breakthrough in Germany was the International Emmy Award winning Mini-Series "Generation War" ("Unsere Mütter, unsere Väter") in which she portrayed singer Greta del Torres. She appeared in many films for ...

37. Niamh Cusack

Actress | Matterhorn

Niamh Cusack was born on October 20, 1959 in Dublin, Ireland. She is an actress, known for Matterhorn (2007), Hereafter (2010) and In Love with Alma Cogan (2012). She is married to Finbar Lynch. They have one child.

38. Jean-Pierre Melville

Actor | À bout de souffle

The name "Melville" is not immediately associated with film. It conjures up images of white whales and crackbrained captains, of naysaying notaries and soup-spilling sailors. It is the countersign to a realm of men and their deeds, both heroic and villainous. It is the American novel, with its ...

39. Valerie Faris

Director | Little Miss Sunshine

Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris have built an impressive body of work by perpetually seeking innovative projects in a variety of mediums.

After introducing bands such as REM and The Red Hot Chili Peppers on their ground breaking MTV show The Cutting Edge, Jonathan and Valerie continued to work in ...

40. Timothy West

Actor | EverAfter

A versatile British actor noted for his great power and command on the classical stage and in several other mediums including radio, film and television, Timothy West was born on October 20, 1934 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, the son of actors (Harry) Lockwood West and his wife Olive (...

41. Jennifer Hall

Actress | Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

Jennifer Hall was born on October 20, 1977 in the USA. She is an actress, known for Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002), Bewitched (2005) and Finding Amanda (2008).

42. Dolores Hart

Actress | Where the Boys Are

Dolores Hart was born on October 20, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Dolores Hicks. She is an actress, known for Where the Boys Are (1960), Francis of Assisi (1961) and Come Fly with Me (1963).

43. Elizabeth Carling

Actress | Casualty

Elizabeth Carling was born on October 20, 1967 in Middlesbrough, England. She is an actress, known for Casualty (1986), Goodnight Sweetheart (1993) and The Damned United (2009).

44. Zhenwei Wang

Actor | The Karate Kid

Zhenwei Wang is a Chinese born movie actor, known for The Karate Kid (2010) and Movie Martial Arts vs. Reality (2012) and a black belt martial arts expert who made his film debut as Cheng in the 2010 remake of The Karate Kid.

Born on October 20, 1995 in Handan, Hebei, China, an industrial city in ...

45. Sheeri Rappaport

Actress | NYPD Blue

Rappaport lived with her parents Edna and Jospeh in Dallas, Texas, until she was 9. She then moved to outside New York City to test her acting. She started acting classes at age 5 and got her first agent at age 6. She got a role on Nickelodeon's "Clarissa Explains It All". She then moved to Los ...

46. Yvette Nipar

Actress | RoboCop

Yvette was born in Los Angeles, California. She began modeling shortly after graduating from Huntington Beach High School, then started doing commercials. Television was a natural progression. She is also a writer. Yvette loves rescue animals and hopes everyone will join her in protecting the ...

47. Alan Ackles

Actor | Devour

Alan Ackles was born on October 20, 1948 in the USA as Roger Alan Ackles. He is an actor, known for Devour (2005), Supernatural (2005) and Steele's Law (1991). He is married to Donna Joan Shaffer. They have three children.

48. Cameron King

Actor | Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

Cameron King was born on the 21st of October 2002 in Oxfordshire, United Kingdom. From an early age, Cameron knew he wanted to be an actor. He started his career in TV, filming a children's programme called Hank Zipzer (2014) starring the Fonz (Henry Winkler) and also doing commercials. Then as he ...

49. Barney Phillips

Actor | I Was a Teenage Werewolf

Barney Phillips was born on October 20, 1913 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Bernard Philip Ofner. He was an actor, known for I Was a Teenage Werewolf (1957), The Twilight Zone (1959) and Eight Iron Men (1952). He was married to Marie A. Davis. He died on August 17, 1982 in Los Angeles, California, ...

50. Jeff MacKay

Actor | Magnum, P.I.

Jeff MacKay was born on October 20, 1948 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Jeffery Neill MacKay. He was an actor, known for Magnum, P.I. (1980), All the President's Men (1976) and JAG (1995). He died on August 22, 2008 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA.


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