Birthdays: July 4by bcampos862 | created - 04 Jul 2015 | updated - 04 Jul 2020 | Public
1. Bill Withers
Soundtrack | The Bodyguard
Singer, songwriter and guitarist Bill Withers was born on July 4, 1938 in the small coal-mining town of Slab Fork, West Virginia and was raised in the nearby town of Beckley. He was the youngest of six children of Mattie (Galloway), a maid, and William Withers, a miner. His father died when Withers...
Producer | Alive Inside
Abigail Van Buren was born on July 4, 1918 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA as Pauline Esther Friedman. She was a producer, known for Alive Inside: A Story of Music and Memory (2014), The Steve Allen Plymouth Show (1951) and Sammy and Company (1975). She was married to Morton Phillips. She died on January ...
Actor | Saeta rubia
Alfredo Di Stéfano was born on July 4, 1926 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as Alfredo Di Stéfano Laulhe. He was an actor, known for Saeta rubia (1956), The Sea (1962) and Once pares de botas (1954). He was married to Sara Freites. He died on July 7, 2014 in Madrid, Spain.
Actress | Yo soy Betty, la fea
Ana María Orozco was born on July 4, 1973 in Bogota, Colombia as Ana María Orozco Aristizábal. She is an actress, known for Yo soy Betty, la fea (1999), Amas de casa desesperadas (2006) and Perro amor (1998). She was previously married to Martín Quaglia and Julián Arango.
10. Andrea Gabriel
Actress | Lost
Raised in NYC by soap opera stars, Sandy Gabriel and John Gabriel, Andrea began extensive theatrical training at an early age. She appeared onstage alongside Oscar and Tony award winning actor, F. Murray Abraham, and originated the female lead in world premiere of "The Dog Problem," written by Tony...
11. Andrew Zimmern
Producer | Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern
Andrew Zimmern was born on July 4, 1961 in New York City, New York, USA as Andrew Scott Zimmern. He is a producer and director, known for Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern (2006), The Zimmern List (2016) and Zoe Bakes. He has been married to Rishia Anne Felien since December 26, 2002. They have one...
12. Angela Baddeley
Actress | Upstairs, Downstairs
Angela Baddeley was born on July 4, 1904 in West Ham, London, England as Madeline Angela Clinton-Baddeley. She was an actress, known for Upstairs, Downstairs (1971), The Speckled Band (1931) and Tom Jones (1963). She was married to Glen Byam Shaw and Stephen Thomas. She died on February 22, 1976 in...
14. Ann Landers
Actress | Listen to Your Heart
Ann Landers was born on July 4, 1918 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA as Esther Pauline Friedman. She was an actress, known for Listen to Your Heart (1983), What's My Line? (1950) and The Mike Douglas Show (1961). She was married to Jules Lederer. She died on June 22, 2002 in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
15. Anne Lambton
Actress | The Witches
Anne Lambton began a career in the arts at just 17 years old, when on a whim, Andy Warhol's manager discovered her sulking at a charity event and offered her employment at 'The Factory', Warhol's famous New York City studio, originally occupied by his collection of New York City eccentrics (known ...
17. Becki Newton
Actress | Ugly Betty
Becki grew up in Guilford, Connecticut. She started performing in local productions and summer stock theater at age 13. She studied European History at the University of Pennsylvania, during which time she spent several semesters abroad. After graduating, Becki immediately moved to NYC to pursue ...
19. Bill Ham
Soundtrack | Friday Night Lights
Bill Ham was born on February 4, 1937 in Waxahachie, Texas, USA as Billy Mack Ham. He is known for his work on Friday Night Lights (2004), The Stand (1994) and Teachers (1984). He was married to Cecile Curlin Autrey. He died on June 18, 2016 in Austin, Texas.
20. Brent Bailey
Actor | Doom Patrol
Born in Tucson, Arizona, Brent Bailey spent his childhood in Texas and Arizona, graduating from high school in Scottsdale. After attending college and earning his Master's in Business, he moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting.
Brent has been on your TV constantly whether you realized it or not. He ...
21. Brie Gabrielle
Actress | Forget Me Not
Brie Gabrielle moved to Los Angeles with her mother and sister (Christina Gabrielle), in 2003 when she was 13 to pursue her acting career.
Upon immediately booking leads in independent and student films, she was launched into her first television co-star role in the Nickelodeon series "Drake and ...
25. Cathryn de Prume
Actress | Wild
Cathryn de Prume attended NYC's High School of the Performing Arts then began her long standing career starring opposite Melissa Leo as "Goldi Lox" in the indie thriller Deadtime Stories (1986). That was followed by a role in Five Corners, written by John Patrick Shanley, with Jodie Foster and Tim ...
27. Colby Boothman
Actor | Jurassic World
Colby Boothman (born Colby Boothman-Shepard; July 4, 1992 in Boston, Massachusetts) is an American actor best known for his performance in the 2015 film Jurassic World (2015). He is also well known for his swordsmanship, where he began fencing in the Fédération Internationale d'Escrime at age 12. ...
28. Colin Welland
Writer | Chariots of Fire
In a career of over 30 years this Lancashire-born former art teacher has achieved great success in acting, both in television and film and writing, for television, film and stage.
His first film appearance is perhaps still his best-loved, the sympathetic Mr Farthing in Kes (1969), for which he won a...
29. David Joyner
Actor | Barney's 1-2-3-4 Seasons
David Eugene Joyner was born on July 4th, 1963 in Decatur, Illinois to the proud parents, Roscoe and Mary Joyner. He is the 5th out 6 children. His nickname growing up was "Preacher". He graduated in 1981, with Honors, from MacArthur High School in Decatur at the age of 17. And in 1983 he graduated...
30. David Kross
Actor | The Reader
David Kross was born on July 4, 1990 in Bargteheide, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany next to Hamburg. He attended Eckhorst High School in Bargteheide till 2007. In this period, he first appears in the German movie Help, I'm a Boy! (2002). He also receives his first leading role in the movie Tough Enough...
31. Dmitriy Nazarov
Actor | Kukhnya v Parizhe
Dmitriy Nazarov was born on July 4, 1957 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR [now Russia] as Dmitriy Yurevich Nazarov. He is an actor and writer, known for Kukhnya v Parizhe (2014), The Kitchen (2012) and Zolotoy telyonok (2006). He is married to Olga Vasileva. They have two children.
32. Earl Billings
Actor | American Splendor
Earl Billings continues enjoying an storied career in acting now stretching over six decades. A veteran of stage and screen-work, Earl Billings was born in Cleveland, Ohio on July 4, 1945. His experience in the business of acting stretched from minor roles to more improved, longer-lasting screen ...
33. Ed O'Ross
Actor | Red Heat
Rough'n'tumble character actor Ed O'Ross was born as Ed Oross on July 4, 1946 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He was an altar boy as a kid and graduated from Munhall High in 1964. Following graduation O'Ross attended both Point Park College and Carnegie Tech. He was an amateur Golden Gloves boxing ...
34. Elie Saab
Costume_designer | Sarah Brightman: The Harem World Tour - Live from Las Vegas
Elie Saab is a costume designer, known for Sarah Brightman: The Harem World Tour - Live from Las Vegas (2004), Enough! Lebanon's Darkest Hour (2021) and In Conversation with Vogue Arabia (2016).
35. Eric Fleming
Actor | Rawhide
At the age of eight, Fleming hopped on a freight train to Chicago to escape his abusive father. Following hospitalization for gang fight injuries, he returned to California where he lived with his mother and worked at Paramount as a laborer. Fleming joined the Merchant Marine, and then he served in...
37. Eva Marie Saint
Actress | On the Waterfront
Actress and producer Eva Marie Saint was born on July 4, 1924 on Newark, New Jersey. She is known for starring in Elia Kazan's On the Waterfront (1954), for which she won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, and Alfred Hitchcock's North by Northwest (1959). Her film career also includes ...
39. Fredo Santana
Producer | Fredo Mafia
Fredo Santana was born on July 4, 1990 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is known for his work on Fredo Mafia, King Chip x Fredo Santana: Destroy (2016) and Drake Feat. Majid Jordan: Hold on, We're Going Home (2013). He died on January 19, 2018 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Actor | Bunraku
Gackt was born Gakuto Oshiro in Okinawa, Japan. His father was a music teacher, and his mother also a teacher. He is the second of three children, with an older sister and younger brother.
His musical education began early, and he started learning classical music theory and piano from the age of ...
41. George Murphy
Actor | This Is the Army
After giving up college, George Murphy decided to become a dancer. Starting in 1927, he worked with his wife and partner Julie Johnson on Broadway. In 1934, after his wife retired from show business, he worked with Shirley Temple, in Hollywood, as well as Eleanor Powell, Fred Astaire, and Ronald ...
Self | The Scout
George Michael Steinbrenner III, one of the most successful sports franchise owners of the modern era, was born in Rocky River, Ohio on the Fourth of July, 1930, which is fitting for the owner of the New York Yankees, the premier baseball club in what is dubbed "America's Pasttime". (To fans of the...
43. Geraldo Rivera
Actor | Contact
Geraldo Rivera was born on July 4, 1943 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Gerald Michael Riviera. He is an actor and writer, known for Contact (1997), All About Steve (2009) and Primary Colors (1998). He has been married to Erica Levy since August 10, 2003. They have one child. He was ...
Actress | Mimi
Gertrude Lawrence was born on July 4, 1898 in London, England as Gertrude Alexandria Dagmar Lawrence-Klasen. She was an actress, known for Mimi (1935), Rembrandt (1936) and Men Are Not Gods (1936). She was married to Richard Aldrich and Francis Gordon-Howley. She died on September 6, 1952 in New ...
Actress | Notre-Dame de Paris
Gina Lollobrigida was born on July 4, 1927 in Subiaco, Italy. Destined to be called "The Most Beautiful Woman in the World", Gina possibly had St. Brigid as part of her surname. She was the daughter of a furniture manufacturer, and grew up in the pictorial mountain village. The young Gina did some ...
46. Gloria Stuart
Actress | Titanic
Gloria Stuart was born on a dining room table on 4th Street in Santa Monica, California on July 4, 1910. Her early roles as a performing artist were in plays she produced in her home as a young girl. She was the star of her senior class play at Santa Monica High School in 1927. Attending the ...
47. Gordon Griffith
Actor | Huckleberry Finn
Who was the first screen Tarzan? The standard answer is Elmo Lincoln star of the first Tarzan movie (1918). But the first third of that movie shows Tarzan as a boy, frolicking in the nude with real chimps (unlike the grown-up Lincoln who cavorted clothed with athletes wearing monkey suits). The ...
48. Helen Gilbert
Actress | The Falcon Takes Over
Helen Amelia Gilbert was one of those finds for whom everyone had high hopes, and who quickly made a splash in Hollywood, though not due to her acting, which was average at best. She appeared more in gossip columns than on the silver screen, and as her acting career waned, her notoriety grew ...
49. Henry Armetta
Actor | Speed to Burn
Sicilian-born character actor who appeared in scores of American films, usually as an exuberant and demonstrative Italian. As a teenager in 1902, Armetta stowed away on a boat bound for New York. There he did menial jobs until landing a position as a valet and presser at the Lambs Club, the New ...
Actor | Cleverman
Hunter Page-Lochard is an Australian Actor of both Aboriginal Australian and North American descent. Page-Lochard made his feature film debut in Rachel Perkins' award winning film, Bran Nue Dae (2010). He appeared in Wayne Blair's The Sapphires, which screened in Official Selection at the Cannes ...
51. Irving Caesar
Soundtrack | Entrapment
Composer, songwriter ("Swanee", "Tea for Two", "Crazy Rhythm", "Just a Gigolo"), author and publisher, educated at Chautauqua Mountain Institute and City College of New York. He was a stenographer aboard the Henry Ford Peace Ship during World War I. He joined ASCAP in 1920 and was a director ...
52. Isabeli Fontana
Actress | Belíssima
Isabeli Fontana is a fashion model best known for her work as a Victoria's Secret lingerie model, her multiple appearances in the Pirelli calendar (2003, 2011,2012, 2013, 2015) and the 2003 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. Her appearance in a Victoria's Secret catalog at age sixteen was ...
53. Jazmín de Grazia
Self | Super M
Jazmín de Grazia was born on July 4, 1984 in Temperley, Buenos Aires, Argentina. She is known for her work on Super M (2002), Roberto Giordano: Punta del Este 2009 (2009) and Maru a la tarde (2001). She died on February 5, 2012 in Buenos Aires, Federal District, Argentina.
55. Jenny Seagrove
Actress | Nate and Hayes
Genteel-looking British actress Jenny Seagrove distinguished herself as a sensitive heroine during the 1980s in plush TV romances such as The Woman in White (1982), Diana (1984) and, in particular, the adaptations of Barbara Taylor Bradford's A Woman of Substance (1984) wherein she played Emma ...
58. Jin Akanishi
Actor | 47 Ronin
Jin Akanishi made his debut in March, 2006 as a member of KAT-TUN releasing a single album and DVD at the same time. All three releases reached #1 on the Oricon weekly ranking. By April, the single sold over a million copies.
In January 2010, his first Japanese feature film "BANDAGE" was released. ...
65. Josephine Joseph
Actress | Freaks
Josephine Joseph was born in Austria of Polish-Austrian descent in 1913, whose body was allegedly split down the middle, one side male and the other female. She/he claimed to be a true intersex, or "hermaphrodite,' but there is no evidence to confirm whether this was the case or not. Hermaphrodites...
66. Karolyn Grimes
Actress | It's a Wonderful Life
At age 6, Karolyn Grimes played the role of Zuzu Bailey in the holiday film It's a Wonderful Life (1946). Her childhood film career spanned 16 movies, but she is best remembered for playing the daughter of George and Mary Bailey (James Stewart and Donna Reed). The petals from her rose symbolize the...
72. Marnie McPhail
Actress | Star Trek: First Contact
Marnie McPhail started acting at age 14, playing teenage sleuth "Annie Edison" in the Canadian television series, The Edison Twins (1982) which aired on the CBC and later on the Disney Channel from 1982 to 1986. She attended The Etobicoke School Of The Arts in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She ...
74. Mary Stuart
Actress | Search for Tomorrow
She reigned on Search for Tomorrow (1951) for nearly four decades and became one of TV's most popular daytime ladies. As the ever-noble Joanne Gardner Barron Tate Vincente Tourneur, Mary Stuart remained on board for its entire run, and when that four-times-married role was in the can, she was ready...
75. Matthew F. Rios
Actor | Beautiful Something
Matthew F. Rios was born on July 4, 1989 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Fernando Matthew Rios. He is an actor, known for Beautiful Something (2015), The Nail: The Story of Joey Nardone (2009) and The Counterparts (2014). Rios holds over a decade of experience in acting, and is currently ...
Actor | 3 Ninjas
Born into a family of actors, Max Slade scored his first acting role at the age of eight, as the child version of Steve Martin's character, Gil Buckman, in director Ron Howard's hit comedy Parenthood (1989). The following year, he took a role in the short-lived Parenthood (1990) TV series (...
78. Melissa Barrera
Actress | In the Heights
Melissa Barrera Martinez was born in Monterrey, Nuevo León México. The first of four daughters of Rosana Maria Martinez García and Tomás Gerardo Barrera Tames. She attended the American School Foundation of Monterrey from the ages of 4 to 18 when she graduated high school. It was during her middle ...
79. Mick Wingert
Actor | What If...?
Mick Wingert originally hails from Fresno, California. He started acting in local community theater and then attended the Roosevelt School of the Arts program at Theodore Roosevelt High school where he cut his teeth in stage plays and musical productions. He also attended California State ...
Actor | What About Love
Miguel Ángel Muñoz belongs to that distinguished group of actors who, without being a member of a family of performers, seemed destined for the stage and show business since birth. He is not the sort of person whose image crystallized at a particular moment in time: he acts, dances, and sings ...
Actor | The Three Stooges
Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino was born on July 4, 1981 in Staten Island, New York City, New York, USA as Michael Sorrentino. He is an actor and producer, known for The Three Stooges (2012), Jersey Shore (2009) and What's Your Emergency (2015). He has been married to Lauren Sorrentino since ...
83. Monty Montgomery
Actor | Mulholland Dr.
American film director, screenwriter and producer. In the period 1978 to 1980, he made his debut as a "fringe" producer, and collaborated with the independent director Marcus Reichert, casting rock stars such as Mick Jagger, for the role of Antonin Artaud in Wings of Ash: Pilot for a Dramatization ...
Writer | ¿Quién puede matar a un niño?
Narciso Ibáñez Serrador was born on July 4, 1935 in Montevideo, Uruguay as Narciso Esteban Ibáñez Serrador. He was a writer and director, known for Who Can Kill a Child? (1976), The House That Screamed (1969) and Historias para no dormir (1966). He was married to Adriana Gardiazábal and Diana Nauta...
86. Neil Simon
Writer | The Odd Couple
Neil Simon was born on July 4, 1927 in The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA as Marvin Neil Simon. He was a writer and producer, known for The Odd Couple (1968), Murder by Death (1976) and The Goodbye Girl (1977). He was married to Elaine Joyce, Diane Lander, Marsha Mason and Joan Baim. He died ...
87. Nicole Joy Tan
Actress | Summer Heights High
Nicole was born in Singapore and raised in Melbourne, Australia. At a young age she danced with the Australian Ballet, being in their associated program for over 8 years. There, she danced in many of the company's productions including the company's Madame Butterfly, The Nutcracker and the Royal ...
90. Otis Young
Actor | The Last Detail
Otis Young was born on July 4, 1932 in Providence, Rhode Island, USA. He was an actor, known for The Last Detail (1973), The Clones (1973) and The Capture of Bigfoot (1979). He was married to Barbara Young and Cara Croninger. He died on October 11, 2001 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
92. Paddy Russell
Actress | BBC Sunday-Night Theatre
Paddy Russell attended the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and started her career as an actress. She left acting to become a stage manager because it paid more money. She progressed from being director Rudolph Cartier's floor manager to becoming a director herself, becoming one of the first two...
93. Pam Shriver
Self | Wimbledon Championships
Pam Shriver was born on July 4, 1962 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Pamela Howard Shriver. She is known for her work on Wimbledon Championships (1937), The US Open (1968) and US Open Tennis Championships (1968). She has been married to George Lazenby since June 12, 2002. They have three children. ...
94. Pete Walker
Director | Man of Violence
Writer, director, and producer Pete Walker was born on July 4, 1939 in Brighton, Sussex, England. The son of musical comedy performer Syd Walker, Pete began his show business career as a stand-up comic at a Soho strip club. Walker went on to play bit roles in a few films prior to starting his own ...
Director | Vidocq
Pitof started his career in 1976 as photographer, assistant director and editor for films and commercials. He then branched out into musical scoring, software design and graphic design for televisions, music videos and commercials.
A pioneer of digital imaging in France, Pitof made his debut in ...
97. Rae Gray
Actress | Fear the Walking Dead
Rae Gray is a theatre, film and television actress born and bred in Chicago, Illinois. She grew up performing on the stages of Steppenwolf and the Goodman Theatre. While finishing her degree at the University of Chicago, she was part of the company of The Real Thing on Broadway. Gray now splits her...
99. Robert Burks
Cinematographer | Vertigo
The favorite cinematographer of legendary director Alfred Hitchcock began working at Warner Bros. when he was 19 years old. He climbed his way up from camera operator to assistant camera man and eventually took over the Special Photographic Effects unit at Warners on Stage 5 in 1944. He became an ...
100. Robert Iscove
Director | From Justin to Kelly
Robert Iscove was born on July 4, 1947 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Robert Joel Iscove. He is a director and producer, known for From Justin to Kelly (2003), She's All That (1999) and Romeo and Juliet on Ice (1983). He was previously married to Wendy Maltby.