Birthdays: August 5by bcampos862 | created - 05 Aug 2015 | updated - 2 months ago | Public
2. Adam Yauch
Soundtrack | Star Trek: Beyond
Adam Yauch, an only child, was born on August 5, 1964 in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Frances and Noel Yauch, who is a painter and architect. His father was Catholic (of Irish, German, and French descent) and his mother was Jewish. Adam attended Edward R. Murrow High School in the Midwood ...
Adam 'MCA' Yauch
Actor | Shake It Up
Adam Irigoyen began his acting career at the age of 11. He appeared in multiple commercials and print campaigns before guest-starring on the Disney Channel's Emmy Award-winning series, Wizards of Waverly Place (2007), which eventually led to an audition for the role of "Deuce Martinez" on Shake It ...
Actor | The Hollow
Hailing from Vancouver, British Columbia, Adrian Petriw is an Actor and Voice Artist with a diverse list of credits that spans nearly 20 years. Over that time, he has Lent his voice to numerous fan-favorite characters and franchises, such as Tony Stark in Iron Man: Armored Adventures, Ant Man in ...
5. Alan Howard
Alan Howard was born on August 5, 1937 in London, England as Alan Mackenzie Howard. He was an actor, known for The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001), The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989) and The Return of the Musketeers (1989). He was married to Sally Beauman and ...
7. Anita Colby
Actress | Mary of Scotland
Anita Colby was born on August 5, 1914 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Anita Counihan. She is known for her work on Mary of Scotland (1936), Brute Force (1947) and Cover Girl (1944). She was married to Palen Flagler. She died on March 27, 1992 in Oyster Bay, Long Island, New York, USA.
8. Ana Pauls
Actress | La muerte de Marga Maier
10. Barbara Flynn
Actress | Miss Potter
Born on 5th August 1948 in Hastings, East Sussex, England. She started her television career in 1970 in the TV series A Family at War (1970), cast as Freda Ashton. She became better known following her appearances in The Beiderbecke Affair (1985), The Beiderbecke Tapes (1987) and The Beiderbecke ...
12. Billie Hayes
Actress | The Black Cauldron
Delightfully talented Billie Hayes was born August 5, 1932 in the small town of DuQuoin, Illinois, USA. She started in show business at 9 years old as a tap dancer in local clubs. She was encouraged but not "pushed" by her parents after she expressed the desire to do so.
By the time she was in her ...
13. Bob Clark
Director | A Christmas Story
Bob Clark was born on August 5, 1939 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Benjamin Clark. He was a director and writer, known for A Christmas Story (1983), Porky's (1981) and Baby Geniuses (1999). He died on April 4, 2007 in Pacific Palisades, California, USA.
Actor | Boys and Girls
Brendon Ryan Barrett was born on 5th August 1986 in Roseville, Sacramento, California, USA. He grew up in Folsom, California, with his parents and his sister, Caitlin, who is also an actress. A veteran of numerous print ads, televison commercials, and industrial films, Brendon jumped into acting at...
Actress | Gone with the Wind
Cammie King Conlon was born on August 5, 1934 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Eleanore Cammack King. She was an actress, known for Gone with the Wind (1939), Change in the Wind (2010) and Andrew Young Presents (2008). She was married to Michael W. Conlon and Walter Ned Pollock. She died on ...
16. Carole Laure
Actress | Les fils de Marie
Before she became an actress Carole Laure was a teacher. She was born on August 5, 1950 in Montreal (Québec) Canada. The profession she has chosen did not give her any satisfaction. She met some young Canadian film makers, that resulted in her first appearance as an actress, age twenty, in Mon ...
18. Chip Fields
Actress | The Amazing Spider-Man
Chip Fields was born on August 5, 1951 in the USA. She is known for her work on The Amazing Spider-Man (1977), Menace II Society (1993) and Blue Collar (1978). She has been married to Erv Hurd since August 20, 1994. She was previously married to John Randolph.
20. Claudio Reyes
Director | El juego de la vida
Claudio Reyes was born as Claudio Reyes Rubio. He was a director and writer, known for El juego de la vida (2001), Desencuentro (1997) and La antorcha encendida (1996). He was married to Georgina Pedret. He died on November 11, 2017 in Mexico City, Mexico.
23. Danny Slavin
Actor | Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue
Danny Slavin is best known as the Red Ranger from the television series Power Rangers Lost Galaxy, where he played the character Leo Corbett. He has a business degree from the University of San Diego and a law degree from Creighton University. He works at a law firm in Phoenix, Arizona.
24. Darren Shahlavi
Actor | I Spy
Darren Shahlavi was seven years old when he started training in martial arts in an old drama theatre in Manchester, England. Inspired by Bruce Lees films and other action movies such as Star Wars, he dreamed of being a movie actor and would show up to his Judo class at the drama hall early to watch...
25. David Baldacci
Writer | Absolute Power
David Baldacci was born on August 5, 1960 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as David Gregory Baldacci. He is known for his work on Absolute Power (1997), King & Maxwell (2013) and The Finisher. He has been married to Michelle Collin since May 5, 1990. They have two children.
26. David Brian
Actor | Intruder in the Dust
David Brian was born Brian James David on August 5, 1914 in New York City. After graduating from City College, he found work as a doorman before entering show business with a song-and-dance routine in vaudeville and in nightclubs. He did a wartime stint with the United States Coast Guard and ...
28. Don Matheson
Actor | Lost in Space
Don Matheson was born on August 5, 1929 in Dearborn, Michigan, USA. He was an actor, known for Lost in Space (1965), Land of the Giants (1968) and Murph the Surf (1975). He was married to Deanna Lund and Maxine Arnold Franklin. He died on June 29, 2014 in Woodland Hills, California, USA.
Actress | Any Day Now
Donzaleigh Abernathy won the Tanne Foundation 2012 Artist Award for her work as an actress and for her script, "Birmingham Sunday." She starred for four years in over 60 Episodes as a Series Regular on Lifetime Television's critically acclaimed dramatic series, "Any Day Now." She received ...
31. Elle McKinnon
Actress | Wonder
2017 was a breakout year for 11-year-old Vancouver Actress, Elle McKinnon. Elle booked the role of 'Charlotte' in the Oscar-nominated, Lionsgate feature "Wonder" and co-starred with Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson, Jacob Tremblay and Mandy Patinkin.
"Wonder" just passed $250mm WWBO and continues to ...
34. Erika Slezak
Actress | One Life to Live
Erika Slezak was born on August 5, 1946 in Hollywood, California, USA as Erika Alma Hermina Slezak. She is an actress, known for One Life to Live (1968), One Life to Live (2013) and Full Circle (1996). She has been married to Brian Davies since August 4, 1978. They have two children. She was ...
35. Erin Yvette
Actress | The Wolf Among Us
Erin Yvette was born on August 5, 1992 in Petaluma, California, USA as Erin Yvette Ashe. She is an actress, known for The Wolf Among Us (2013), Batman: The Telltale Series (2016) and Tales from the Borderlands: A Telltale Games Series (2014).
37. Ethel Winant
Producer | Ronin
Ethel Winant was born on August 5, 1922 in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA as Ethel D. Wald. She was a casting director and producer, known for Ronin (1998), The Island of Dr. Moreau (1996) and George Wallace (1997). She was married to H.M. Wynant. She died on November 29, 2003 in West Hills, Los ...
40. Heidi Sorenson
Actress | Spies Like Us
Gorgeous, buxom, and shapely blond stunner Heidi Sorenson was born on August 5, 1960 to Danish immigrant parents in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Her father ran a fishing company. Sorenson has two sisters. Heidi graduated from West Vancouver High School. At age seventeen, she got a job as a ...
43. Josie Totah
Actress | Other People
Josie Totah is an immensely talented actor, comedian, singer and writer with a gift for bringing dynamic characters to life. As she fearlessly evolves her body of work with each new project, Totah is fast proving to be one of Hollywood's most engaging and sought after young talents.
Totah can be ...
45. James Gunn
Writer | Guardians of the Galaxy
James Gunn was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, to Leota and James Francis Gunn. He is from a large Catholic family, with Irish and Czech ancestry. His father and his uncles were all lawyers. He has been writing and performing as long as he can remember. He began making 8mm films at the age ...
46. James Wilder
Neil Young wrote that it's better to burn out than fade away. But for actor/architect/designer James Wilder neither option is acceptable. Juggling artistic mediums like the three running chainsaws that earned him notoriety on the streets of New York and Los Angeles -- and later on stages throughout...
47. Jan Francis
Actress | Dracula
Jan Francis was born on August 5, 1947 in Westminster, London, England as Janet Stephanie Francis. She is known for her work on Dracula (1979), Just Good Friends (1983) and The Good Companions (1980). She has been married to Martin Thurley since 1977. They have two children.
48. Ja'net DuBois
Actress | Good Times
Ja'Net is a multi-talented and diverse performer. She grew up in Brooklyn, NY and began her career on Broadway. She has appeared in various plays, including "Golden Boy" with Sammy Davis Jr. and Louis Gossett Jr., and "A Raisin in the Sun".
Ja'Net moved onto TV roles, receiving a Peabody Award for a...
49. Janet McTeer
Actress | Albert Nobbs
Janet McTeer was born on August 5, 1961 in Newcastle, England, UK to parents Jean and Allan McTeer. She was raised in York from the age of 6. She attended Queen Anne Grammar School for Girls, where there was not much opportunity for drama. She became interested in acting at age 16, when she saw "...
50. Jesse Williams
Actor | The Cabin in the Woods
Jesse Wesley Williams born August 5, 1981 is an American actor, model, and activist, best known for his role as Dr. Jackson Avery on the ABC Television series Grey's Anatomy. He also appears in the hit 2013 film Lee Daniels' The Butler as real life civil rights leader Rev. James Lawson. Previous ...
51. Jessica Nigri
Actress | RWBY
Jessica Nigri is a well-known cosplayer who gained notoriety in 2009 at the San Diego Comic-Con when she dressed up as a unique version of Pikachu. Since then she has cosplayed many other characters from different anime and video games such as Rikku from Final Fantasy X-2 and Yoko Littner from ...
53. Joan Hickson
Actress | Miss Marple: Nemesis
Joan Hickson was born in 1906 at Kingsthorpe, Northampton. Her stage career began with provincial theater in 1927, going on to a long series of West End comedies, usually playing the part of a confused or eccentric middle-age woman. She performed at the Regent's Park Open Air Theater, at the time ...
54. Joan Weldon
Actress | Them!
A blue-eyed, chestnut-haired beauty, Joan Weldon trained to be a singer, and made her professional debut as a member of the San Francisco Opera Company. While appearing with the Los Angeles Civic Light Opera Company, she came to the attention of Warner Brothers, who took her out of grand opera and ...
56. John Huston
Director | The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
An eccentric rebel of epic proportions, this Hollywood titan reigned supreme as director, screenwriter and character actor in a career that endured over five decades. The ten-time Oscar-nominated legend was born John Marcellus Huston in Nevada, Missouri, on August 5, 1906. His ancestry was English,...
58. John Saxon
Actor | A Nightmare on Elm Street
John Saxon has appeared in nearly 200 roles in the movies and on television in a more-than half-century-long career that has stretched over seven decades since he made his big screen debut in 1954 in uncredited small roles in It Should Happen to You (1954) and George Cukor's A Star Is Born (1954). ...
Actor | Weekend at Bernie's
Jonathan Silverman was born on August 5, 1966 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Jonathan Elihu Silverman. He is known for his work on Weekend at Bernie's (1989), Brighton Beach Memoirs (1986) and Another Dirty Movie (2012). He has been married to Jennifer Finnigan since June 7, 2007. They have one...
61. Kara Tointon
Actress | EastEnders
Standing at an average 5ft 5in, with a cheeky glint in her deep brown eyes we have Kara Tointon - a girl who is anything but average. She was brought into the world on August 5th 1983 in a large Essex town called Southend-On-Sea.. Ambitious and confident from an early age, Kara often made up her ...
63. Karl Theobald
Actor | Green Wing
Born in Lowestoft, Suffolk, Karl Theobald was a stand-up comedian before graduating from the Drama Centre in 2000, and subsequently joining theatrical touring companies such as Complicite . In both 2000 and 20001 he appeared at the Edinburgh Festival, in 2001 as a member of the prestigious Comedy ...
64. Kent King
Actress | The Young and the Restless
Kent Masters King joined the cast of ABC's daytime drama Port Charles (1997) in June of 2003, just a few months after ABC Daytime President Brian Frons announced it was being canceled. Kent was born in Los Angeles, California, on August 5, 1974. She played Julie Williams in the long-running ...
65. Ko Shibasaki
Actress | Batoru rowaiaru
Ko Shibasaki was born on August 5, 1981 in Tokyo. Her real name is Yukie Yamamura (Ko Shibasaki is a main character of her favorite manga). She started her career at 14 when her talent was discovered by a star agent. She has worked in many TV shows and commercials, starting to become more famous ...
68. Loni Anderson
Actress | WKRP in Cincinnati
A buxom, be-dimpled, pert-nosed knockout, Loni Anderson took an assured place on one of the television sex symbol pedestals during the late 1970s and early 1980s. A breakout hit in her Emmy-nominated role as Jennifer Marlowe on the sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati (1978), she later became a soap-styled ...
70. Lydia Lamaison
Actress | La caída
Lydia Lamaison was born on August 5, 1914 in Mendoza, Argentina as Lidia Guastavino Lamaison. She was an actress, known for La caída (1959), Nano (1994) and Jesús, el heredero (2004). She was married to Oscar Soldati. She died on February 20, 2012 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
72. Mark Strong
Actor | Kingsman: The Golden Circle
British actor Mark Strong, who played Jim Prideaux in the 2011 remake of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011), is often cast as cold, calculating villains. But before he became a famous actor, he intended to pursue a career in law.
Strong was born Marco Giuseppe Salussolia in London, England, to an ...
Actress | The Brady Bunch
Maureen Denise McCormick was born on August 5, 1956 to Richard and Irene McCormick. The youngest of four children, she has three brothers Michael, Dennis and Kevin. Her acting career began at age six when she won the Baby Miss San Fernando Valley contest, which opened up the glamorous world of ...
77. Michael Ballhaus
Cinematographer | Goodfellas
Michael Ballhaus was a German cinematographer. He worked on many American films, including Baby It's You (1983), Old Enough (1984), After Hours (1985), The Color of Money (1986), The Last Temptation of Christ (1988), Goodfellas (1990), Dracula (1992), The Age of Innocence (1993), Gangs of New York ...
Actor | From Here to Eternity
Mickey Shaugnessy, the Irish-American character actor best known for his portrayal of Elvis Presley's musical mentor in the rock n' roll classic "Jailhouse Rock" (1957), was born Joseph Michael Shaughnessy on August 5, 1920 in New York City. As a performer, the young Mickey made his bones on the ...
80. Natalie Trundy
Actress | Conquest of the Planet of the Apes
Fair, freckled and quite lovely, actress Natalie Trundy had quite a promising career approaching adulthood in the late 1950s until a serious car accident put a serious halt to things. As Natalie Campana, she was the elder of two daughters born to Bostonian parents. A child model, she took dance ...
81. Nathan Dashwood
Actor | Fringe
Nathan Dashwood was born in Ladysmith on Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada (the same town as Pamela Anderson). He matured in Ladysmith attending elementary and high schools there. After high school, he and his family moved from Ladysmith to North Vancouver, BC. He attended Capilano ...
82. Neil Armstrong
Self | Encounter
Neil Armstrong was born on August 5, 1930 in Wapakoneta, Ohio, USA as Neil Alden Armstrong. He is known for his work on Encounter, Kitty Hawk: The Wright Brothers' Journey of Invention (2003) and Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey (2010). He was married to Carol Held Knight and Janet Armstrong....
84. Olivia Holt
Actress | Ultimate Spider-Man
Olivia Holt was born in Germantown, Tennessee to parents, Mark and Kim Holt. When she was only 3 years old, she started singing and acting on the stage. Besides acting and singing, she has been a competitive gymnastic for the past 5 years, and a competitive cheerleader for the past few years. At ...
85. Orlando Carrió
Actor | Así son ellas
Orlando Carrió was born on August 5, 1955 in La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina as Orlando Aníbal Carrió Vicidomini. He was an actor, known for Así son ellas (2002), Sin pecado concebido (2001) and Madres egoístas (1991). He died on May 26, 2002 in Mexico City, Mexico.
86. Parley Baer
Actor | License to Drive
Parley Baer was born on August 5, 1914 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA as Parley Edward Baer. He was an actor, known for License to Drive (1988), A Fever in the Blood (1961) and Dave (1993). He was married to Ernestine Clarke. He died on November 22, 2002 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Actress | Muriel's Wedding
Penne Hackforth-Jones was born on August 5, 1949 in Greenwich, Connecticut, USA as Penelope Beatrix Hackforth-Jones. She was an actress, known for Muriel's Wedding (1994), Paradise Road (1997) and Kokoda Crescent (1989). She died on May 17, 2013 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
90. Pete Burns
Soundtrack | The A-Team
Pete Burns was born on August 5, 1959 in Port Sunlight, near Liverpool, to Francis and Eva Burns. His father is British and his mother was a refugee from Germany. According to Pete, he felt a need to be different and began experimenting with his hair and looks at age 12. However, he looked so "...
91. Reginald Owen
Actor | Mary Poppins
Born August 5th, 1887 in England, Reginald Owen was among Hollywood's busier character actors, making more than 80 films. He was educated in England at Sir Herbert Tree's Academy of Dramatic Arts. Owen excelled and made his professional debut also in England at the age of 18. He came to New York in...
94. Robert Taylor
Actor | Quo Vadis
Born Spangler Arlington Brugh, Robert Taylor began displaying a diversity of talents in his youth on the plains of Nebraska. At Beatrice High School, he was a standout track athlete, but also showed a talent for using his voice, winning several oratory awards. He was a musician and played the cello...
95. Roman Gabriel
Actor | The Undefeated
Roman Gabriel, the great starting quarterback for the Los Angeles Rams during the late 1960s and early '70s, first achieved sports stardom at North Carolina State, where he was a two-time All-American at quarterback and an academic All-American. Such was his athletic prowess, setting virtually ...
99. Sandy Kenyon
Actor | The Onion Movie
He's known for his appearance as the navigator "Magellan" on The Twilight Zone season two episode "The Odyssey of Flight 33," which was the only story Rod Serling's brother, Robert J., worked on. He also appeared in several episodes of Knots Landing's 1984/85 season as the pastor/host of the ...
Actor | Good Will Hunting
Scott William Winters is the brother of actor Dean Winters and writer Brad Winters. His sister Blair is married to executive producer/writer Jorge Zamacona. Scott is married to Jennifer Logan Winters. They have 2 daughters, Grace and Faith. Scott is from New York and attended Northwestern ...