Birthdays: May 20by bcampos862 | created - 21 May 2015 | updated - 10 months ago | Public
Actor | Justified
From Timothy Olyphant's first screen appearances, such as his two-minute bit in The First Wives Club (1996), to "Nicko", whose presence at times dwarfed the island in A Perfect Getaway (2009), he has been a force to be reckoned with.
Born in Hawaii, Timothy David Olyphant was raised in Modesto, ...
Alejandro Dolina was born on May 20, 1945 in Baigorrita, General Viamonte, Buenos Aires, Argentina. He is an actor and writer, known for Recordando el show de Alejandro Molina (2011), Las puertitas del señor López (1988) and Tinta Argentina (2008).
Actor | The Last O.G.
Allen Maldonado is one of young Hollywood's busiest stars on the rise. The multi-talented actor, writer and entrepreneur, not only co-stars on the award-winning sitcom, Black-ish (ABC), he has also finished his second season as a full time writer on the hit Starz series, Survivors Remorse, has ...
7. Andy Johns
Soundtrack | Caddyshack II
Andy Johns was born on May 20, 1950 in Leatherhead, Surrey, England as Jeremy Andrew Johns. He is known for his work on Caddyshack II (1988), Steve Miller Band: Live from Chicago (2008) and The Cult: Music Without Fear (2002). He was married to Annette and Paula Boyd. He died on April 7, 2013 in ...
Actress | Home Alone
Angela Goethals was born on May 20, 1977 in New York City, New York, USA as Angela Bethany Goethals. She is an actress, known for Home Alone (1990), Jerry Maguire (1996) and Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon (2006). She has been married to Russell Soder since 2005. They have one child.
Actor | The Omega Man
Hailing from Long Beach, California, talented character actor Anthony Zerbe has kept busy in Hollywood and on stage since the late 1960s, often playing villainous or untrustworthy characters, with his narrow gaze and unsettling smirk. Zerbe was born May 20, 1936 in Long Beach, and served a stint in...
13. Bronson Pinchot
Actor | True Romance
When Bronson Pinchot began auditioning for Broadway roles, he refused to do accents. Years later, his ability to do accents is what gave him his first break in film and led to television success as Balki Bartokomous, the odd cousin from a Mediterranean island who comes to live with Mark Linn-Baker ...
14. Busta Rhymes
Actor | Halloween: Resurrection
Trevor George Smith Jr. (born May 20, 1972), known by his stage name Busta Rhymes, is an American rapper, singer, musician, record producer, record executive, and actor. Chuck D of Public Enemy gave him the moniker Busta Rhymes, after NFL and CFL wide receiver George "Buster" Rhymes. He is best ...
16. Cauã Reymond
Actor | Avenida Brasil
The Rio de Janeiro-born Cauã Reymond is one of the most renowned names of the new generation of Brazilian actors. Since his debut in 2002, he has interpreted more than 30 roles in feature films and television. In his decade-long career, the young actor gained recognition not only for the quality of...
17. Chad Connell
Actor | Crawford
Born in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Chad started performing in local productions at a young age. He landed a few roles in Montreal; just enough to keep him busy in High School. He then took time off to attend the Ryerson University Theatre School Drama Programme, from which he graduated in 2006.
Actress | Moonstruck
The beat goes on ... and on ... and as strong as ever for this superstar entertainer who has well surpassed the four-decade mark while improbably transforming herself from an artificial, glossy "flashionplate" singer into a serious, Oscar-worthy, dramatic actress ... and back again! With more ups ...
22. Constance Towers
Actress | General Hospital
This elegant singer/actress initially had designs on becoming an opera singer. Born in Montana on May 20, 1933, and christened Constance Mary Towers, she appeared on radio as a child singer. Her family moved to New York where she subsequently studied at the Julliard School of Music and the American...
26. Dave Thomas
Born in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada, Dave was the eldest son of John and Moreen Thomas. John Thomas (deceased) was a PHD in Philosophy (Duke), noted medical ethicist, head of Philosophy Department at McMaster University, and author of several books including: "Matters of Life and Death," "Well ...
27. David Hedison
Actor | Live and Let Die
David Hedison was born Albert David Hedison, Jr. in Providence, Rhode Island, where his father owned a jewelry enameling business. He decided he wanted to be an actor after seeing Blood and Sand (1941). He started out in the theater as "Al Hedison", receiving a Theatre World Award for most ...
28. David Proval
Actor | Mean Streets
David Proval launched his acting career with a starring role in Mean Streets (1973), directed by Martin Scorsese, and has been working nonstop ever since. Notable features in which he has appeared include The Phantom (1996), The Brady Bunch Movie (1995) Four Rooms (1995) and The Shawshank Redemption...
29. Dean Butler
Actor | Little House on the Prairie
Dean Butler was born on May 20, 1956 in Prince George, BC, Canada. He is a producer and actor best known to audiences for his portrayal of Almanzo Wilder from 1979 to 1983 on the iconic pioneer drama, Little House on the Prairie. He co-starred in the feature film, Desert Hearts, played Moondoggie ...
Actor | Mediterraneo
He was born in Milan in 1955. His mother, Rosa, was from Como (a city in Northern Italy), and his father, Matteo, was from Puglia (the "heel" of the Italian peninsula). He grew up in a suburbia quarter of Milan. His mother worked as a wardrobe maid at the "Derby", a well-known theater where lots of...
32. Edith Fellows
Actress | And So They Were Married
Edith Fellows was born on May 20, 1923, in Boston, Massachusetts. When she was a year old, she and her father and grandmother moved to Charlotte, North Carolina. As a toddler, Edith was pigeon-toed and had trouble walking, and one doctor suggested that dance lessons might cure this condition. At ...
34. Elidh MacQueen
Actress | Sheesha
This gifted young actress has graced screens for over a decade in feature films, commercials, music videos and soap operas. Not to mention being voted '25th Sexiest Woman in the World' by FHM Thailand. Ailey's has truly been an international career, having resided in Scotland, Dubai, New Zealand, ...
35. Emma Williams
Actress | Agatha Christie's Marple
Emma Williams was born in 1983, in Halifax, West Yorkshire. She has already starred in a hit movie (The Parole Officer), taken part in several shows for TV, the most recent being Miss Marple - The Body in the Library and has had lead roles on the West End in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang at the London ...
37. Eric Norris
Stunts | The Town
Eric Norris was born in 1965 and is the youngest son of Chuck Norris.
He started his career as a Stunt Man at a young age, then later graduated to Stunt Coordinating, 2nd Unit Directing and eventually Directing Main Unit.
He's Married with 3 Daughters- Camrynn, Chloe and Chantz and has one son Cash ...
39. Gabriele Muccino
Director | Seven Pounds
Gabriele Muccino was born on May 20, 1967 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He is a director and writer, known for Seven Pounds (2008), The Pursuit of Happyness (2006) and The Last Kiss (2001). He has been married to Angelica Russo since December 22, 2012. He was previously married to Elena Majoni.
40. George Gobel
Actor | Ellie
Squat, easygoing, brushcut-blonde George Gobel first won Midwest attention singing as "Little Georgie Gobel" on radio. He also toured with country music bands while billed as "The Littlest Cowboy." His career was interrupted by WWII, in which he served as a pilot instructor. He also began doing ...
Soundtrack | Snakes on a Plane
All Hawaii mourned, and more than 10,000 people turned out for a state funeral in honor of Israel Ka'anoi "Brudda Iz" Kamakawiwo'ole. The son of Henry Kalei'aloha Naniwa and Evangeline Leinani Kamakawiwo'ole, Israel was surrounded by music growing up; his uncle was Moe Keale, a very well-known and ...
48. James Burnett
Actor | The Last Stand
James Burnett was born on May 20, 1968 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA as James Paul Burnett. He was an actor and producer, known for The Last Stand (2013), Transcendence (2014) and Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015). He was married to Shona Zimmerman and Madeline Wilson. He died on April 30, 2017 in ...
49. James Douglas
Actor | Peyton Place
James Douglas was born on May 20, 1929 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Stanley Douglas Johnson. He was an actor, known for Peyton Place (1964), Peyton Place: The Next Generation (1985) and Threshold (1981). He was married to Dawn Busby. He died on March 5, 2016 in Bethlehem, Connecticut, USA.
50. James McEachin
Actor | 2010: The Year We Make Contact
James McEachin was born on May 20, 1930 in Rennert, North Carolina. At the age of 18 he joined the US Armed Forces and served in the Korean War earning many medals of valor to include the Purple Heart and Silver Star. After leaving the military he spent time as a policeman and then fireman before ...
51. James Staley
Actor | National Lampoon's Vacation
James Staley is happily retired from Acting. He is very grateful for the great adventure the Performing Arts provided him. He has been an Emmy judge the last 30 years and is active with his two sons and their families. He and his wife Barbara celebrated their 50th anniversary in 2018 hiking in ...
52. James Stewart
Actor | Vertigo
James Maitland Stewart was born on May 20, 1908 in Indiana, Pennsylvania, to Elizabeth Ruth (Johnson) and Alexander Maitland Stewart, who owned a hardware store. He was of Scottish, Ulster-Scots, and some English, descent. Stewart was educated at a local prep school, Mercersburg Academy, where he ...
54. Jane Wiedlin
Actress | Clue
Jane Marie Genevieve Wiedlin was born on May 20, 1958 in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin. She was raised in Southern California, where she met Belinda Carlisle. They later joined up with three other girls to form the 1980s rock band The Go-Go's. Jane played rhythm guitar, wrote many of its hit songs, and ...
55. Jason Cermak
Actor | Eat, Play, Love
Jason Cermak is the younger of two children, and as a youth growing up in Rocky Mountain House, Alberta, Canada he pursued every sport and academic extracurricular activity the small rural town had to offer. While attending the University of Calgary attaining his Bachelor of Commerce, Jason focused...
58. Joan Staley
Actress | Hawaiian Eye
Joan Staley was born Joan McConchie on May 20, 1940 in Minneapolis, Minnesota and started taking violin lessons by the time she was three-years- old. Living in Los Angeles, her prodigious talent was obvious and she soon joined a baby orchestra in Los Angeles and, within a few years, became a Junior...
62. John Emery
Actor | Spellbound
John Emery was born on May 20, 1905 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Spellbound (1945), The Spanish Main (1945) and Rocketship X-M (1950). He was married to Tamara Geva, Tallulah Bankhead and Patricia Calvert. He died on November 16, 1964 in New York City.
63. Jon Amiel
Director | Copycat
After studies in English literature, Jon Amiel graduated from Cambridge University and ran the Oxford and Cambridge Shakespeare Company, which often toured the USA. He became the Hampstead Theatre Company's literary manager and began directing there, relocating to the Royal Shakespeare Company.
64. Pepe Mujica
Actor | Misión No Oficial
Pepe Mujica was born on May 20, 1935 in Montevideo, Uruguay as José Alberto Mujica Cordano. He is an actor, known for Get the Weed (2017), Tupamaros (1997) and In the Same Boat (2016). He has been married to Lucia Topolansky since 2005.
65. Juan Minujín
Actor | El marginal
Juan Minujin is one of the most prominent actors in Argentina and in recent years he has begun a promising international career as well. In 2017 Minujin was chosen to star along with Jonathan Price and Anthony Hopkins in the movie "The Pope", which was directed by Fernando Meirelles. In addition to...
68. Julie Allred
Actress | What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
Born in Philadelphia to a Jewish family, she landed her one and only film role in the 1962 thriller What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962) after winning a contest. After appearing as the young Jane Hudson she never returned to the screen or any other form of acting thereafter due to the religious ...
69. Kris Van Damme
Kristopher van Varenberg (aka "Kris Van Damme") is the first son of martial arts/action superstar, Belgian-born actor Jean-Claude Van Damme with fitness expert/actress Gladys Portugues. Kristopher has a younger sister, Bianca Brigitte VanDamme and another brother with Van Damme's ex-wife Darcy ...
72. Louis Theroux
Writer | When Louis Met... Jimmy
Louis Theroux was born on May 20, 1970 in Singapore as Louis Sebastian Theroux. He is a writer and producer, known for When Louis Met... Jimmy (2000), My Scientology Movie (2015) and Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends (1998). He has been married to Nancy Strang since July 7, 2012. They have three ...
75. Madeline Taylor
Actress | The Girl Next Door
Madeline Taylor has been acting for over a decade in film and on stage in both NY and the Southeast. She has been featured in shows produced by HBO (Golden Globe and Emmy award-winning mini-series, "John Adams"), CBS, Sundance Channel ("Rectify"), NBC, the Williamstown Theatre Festival ("Moscow ...
77. Matt Czuchry
Actor | Eight Legged Freaks
Matthew Charles Czuchry, also known as Matt, was born on May 20, 1977 in Manchester, New Hampshire, USA. He is an actor, best known for his work as Logan Huntsburger on Gilmore Girls (2000). Matt would later reprise his role when the popular series was launched with the reprisal of Gilmore Girls: A...
80. Mike Flanagan
Editor | The Haunting of Hill House
Mike Flanagan was born in Salem, Massachusetts in 1978 to Timothy and Laura Flanagan. The family relocated frequently, as Timothy was in the U.S. Coast Guard, and finally settled in Bowie, Maryland. As a child, he would shoot and edit short movies on VHS. This continued as he attended Archbishop ...
82. Moshe Dayan
Self | Ben Gurion Zoher
Born of Ukranian Jewish immigrant parents in Palestine in 1915, Moshe Dayan joined the Haganah (Defense) the underground Jewish army in Palestine in 1929 with aimed to protect Jewish people from harassment and violence from the Muslim Palestinian population with resented Jewish presense in ...
83. Naturi Naughton
Actress | Power
Naturi Naughton is an American Singer and Actress best known for her performance as "Lil Kim" in Fox Searchlight's hit film "Notorious", and her role in MGM's remake of the classic film "Fame". Naughton has starred in various other projects such as: Lottery Ticket, The Playboy Club, Mad Men and The...
84. Otto Waldis
Actor | Judgment at Nuremberg
Born in Vienna, Austria, May 20th, 1901 as Otto Glucksmann-Blum and began his acting career there while in his twenties, making is screen debut playing Franz in Fritz Lang's "M" in 1931 (billed as Otto Wernicke) . Came to the United states in 1940. He worked frequently as a character actor in film ...
86. Paolo Seganti
Actor | L.A. Confidential
Born in Milan, Italy, Paolo Seganti used the boxing ring as a surrogate stage, winning the Italian Amateur Championship within six months and continuing fighting and acting (theatre) on and off for 5 years. But it was his look that was immediately in demand by photographer/filmmakers such as ...
87. Patricia Ellis
Actress | The Narrow Corner
Patricia Ellis called herself "the Queen of B pictures at Warner Brothers". With only three years of theatrical experience in New York under her belt, she started in films in 1932. Alongside other ladies considered to have potential (such as Ginger Rogers and Mary Carlisle), Patricia was selected ...
88. Peter Copley
Actor | Kingdom of Heaven
Peter Copley (20 May 1915 - 7 October 2008) was a British television, film and stage actor.
Copley was born in Bushey, Hertfordshire, son of the printmakers, John Copley and Ethel Gabain. He studied acting at the Old Vic school under Harcourt Williams and Murray Macdonald. He made his stage debut as...
93. Sainty Nelsen
Actress | Trolls: The Beat Goes On!
Sainty Nelsen was born on May 20, 1989 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA as Molly St. John Reid. She is an actress and producer, known for Trolls: The Beat Goes On! (2018), The Boss Baby: Back in Business (2018) and Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll (2015). She has been married to Eric Nelsen since ...
96. Sierra Boggess
Sierra Marjory Boggess was born May 20, 1982. She is best known for her roles as Ariel in the Broadway production of "The Little Mermaid" and Christine Daae in "The Phantom of the Opera". Her career started when she was cast in the Ensemble and as the understudy of Cosette in the US Tour of Les ...
99. Tahmoh Penikett
Actor | Battlestar Galactica
He is the son of former Yukon premier Anthony David John Penikett (Tony). A graduate of the Victoria Motion picture school, Tahmoh also studied at the Lyric School of Acting in Vancouver. Tahmoh and his family (his father, and his twin sisters Sarah and Stephanie) make their home in Vancouver, ...