Birthdays: August 7by bcampos862 | created - 07 Aug 2015 | updated - 05 Aug 2018 | Public
Actress | Candy
Abbie Cornish grew up on her parents' 170 acre farm in the Hunter Valley town of Lochinvar with her 3 brothers and younger sister. Abbie started modeling at age 13. Her first acting job was at age 15 on the Australian Broadcasting Commission series Children's Hospital (1997) playing a quadriplegic.
Actor | The 9th Life of Louis Drax
Aiden Longworth resides in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He has an older brother Rowan Longworth and a younger sister Hannah Longworth who both act as well. Aiden is best known for his role in The 9th Life of Louis Drax. He recently appeared in the X Files working alongside his siblings ...
5. Alexei Sayle
Alexei Sayle was born on August 7, 1952 in Anfield, Liverpool, England as Alexei David Sayle. He is an actor and writer, known for Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989), Alexei Sayle's Stuff (1988) and Whoops Apocalypse (1982). He has been married to Linda Rawsthorn since 1974.
7. Ann Harding
Actress | Holiday
Ann, born Dorothy Gatley, spent most of her childhood as an "army brat" constantly moving around before the family finally settled in New York. Ann first appeared on the stage while she spent a year attending Bryn Mawr College. She became a clerk and freelance script reader with a film company ...
12. Billie Burke
Actress | The Wizard of Oz
Billie Burke was born Mary William Ethelbert Appleton Burke on August 7, 1885 in Washington, D.C. Her father was a circus clown, and as a child she toured the United States and Europe with the circus (before motion pictures and after the stage, circuses were the biggest form of entertainment in the...
14. Brigitte Maier
Actress | Tongue
Brigitte Maier was born in Germany in 1952, and her family moved to the US when she was four years old. At 22 she appeared in a layout in Penthouse magazine, and the next year had a spread in Playboy. She got involved in the porn business when she was the girlfriend of European porn director Lasse ...
15. Brit Marling
Actress | Another Earth
Brit Heyworth Marling was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Heidi (Johnson) and John Marling, both of whom work in real estate. She graduated from Georgetown University, with a bachelor's in economics, and was offered a job with Goldman Sachs, which she turned down in favour of a career as an artist.
16. Bruce Dickinson
Soundtrack | A Nightmare on Elm Street: The Dream Child
Bruce Dickinson was born on August 7, 1958 in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England as Paul Bruce Dickinson. He is an actor, known for A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (1989), Bean (1997) and Bride of Chucky (1998). He has been married to Paddy Bowden since 1990. They have three children. ...
17. Caetano Veloso
Soundtrack | Frida
Caetano Veloso was born on August 7, 1942 in Santo Amaro da Purificação, Bahia, Brazil as Caetano Emanuel Viana Telles Veloso. He is known for his work on Frida (2002), The Tailor of Panama (2001) and Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008). He was previously married to Paula Lavigne and Dedé Gadelha.
Actor | Night 'n' Gales
Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer was born on August 7, 1927 in Paris, Illinois, USA as Carl Dean Switzer. He was an actor, known for Night 'n' Gales (1937), Feed 'em and Weep (1938) and Rushin' Ballet (1937). He was married to Dian Collingwood. He died on January 21, 1959 in Mission Hills, California, USA.
19. Carlos Monzón
Actor | Il conto è chiuso
Argentina's Carlos Monzon was one, if not the, greatest middleweight boxing champions in fistic history. Born in poverty, he was discovered in the famed Luna Park Gym by trainer Amilicar Brussa, who molded the "skinniest" 6 feet 2 incher in the world into a lethal fighting machine. Monzon developed...
20. Carlos Vives
Soundtrack | Pasapalabra
Carlos Vives was born on August 7, 1961 in Santa Marta, Departamento del Magdalena, Colombia as Carlos Alberto Vives Restrepo. He is an actor, known for Pasapalabra (2016), Escalona (1992) and La otra (1988). He has been married to Claudia Helena Vásquez since August 18, 2008. They have two ...
21. Caroline Aaron
Actress | 21 Jump Street
Secondary to studying performing arts as American University in Washington, D.C., Aaron made her debut in motion pictures with a small part in Robert Altman's Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (1982). Since, she has built her acting career as a character actress, and continues ...
24. Charlize Theron
Producer | Monster
Charlize Theron was born in Benoni, a city in the greater Johannesburg area, in South Africa, the only child of Gerda Theron (née Maritz) and Charles Theron. She was raised on a farm outside the city. Theron is of Afrikaner (Dutch, with some French Huguenot and German) descent, and Afrikaner ...
Actress | Pimp Bullies
Chiquinquira Delgado--better known as "Chiqui"--is a renowned Venezuelan actress and TV host/presenter. Born in Maracaibo, it was in Caracas where she developed her artistic career. Her beauty, elegance and intelligence led her to participate in the Miss Venezuela pageant in 1990, in which she was ...
28. Christian Chávez
Actor | Clase 406
Christian Chavez was born on August 7, 1983 in Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico. At the age of two, he Moved to Mexico City.
In 2002, Chávez was cast as Fernando 'Fercho' Lucena in the telenovela Clase 406. The series had four seasons and 350 one-hour episodes in total.
In 2005, Chávez joined a new ...
30. David Duchovny
Actor | The X Files
David William Duchovny was born on August 7, 1960, in New York City, New York, USA. His father, Amram Ducovny, was a writer and publicist who was from a family of Jewish immigrants (from Ukraine and Poland), and worked for the American Jewish Committee. His mother, Margaret (Miller), was a ...
32. David Mann
Actor | Meet the Browns
David Mann was born on August 7, 1966 in Fort Worth, Texas, USA as David Anthony Mann. He is an actor and producer, known for Meet the Browns (2009), Meet the Browns (2008) and Madea Goes to Jail (2009). He has been married to Tamela J. Mann since June 9, 1988. They have four children.
34. Deborah Offner
Actress | Cruel Intentions
Deborah Offner was born in NYC. Her father was Mortimer Offner, a blacklisted screenwriter. He wrote many of Katherine Hepburn's early films, was a well known portrait and studio photographer, and directed and produced on television and Broadway before his career was cut short. Her mother, Pauline,...
35. DeLane Matthews
Actress | A Way Back In
DeLane Matthews was born on August 7, 1961 in Rockledge, Florida, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for A Way Back In (2010), Evasive Action (1998) and Dave's World (1993). She has been married to Lennie Loftin since October 27, 2009. She was previously married to Tyrone Power Jr..
37. Edoardo Costa
Actor | Live Free or Die Hard
Edoardo Cicorini (born August 7, 1967), better known as Edoardo Costa, is an Italian actor, entrepreneur and former model. His career began in the fashion industry as a model in the early 1990s for the modeling agency Why Not. Desiring something more, he began studying acting in Paris and Milan as ...
38. Edward Hardwicke
Actor | Elizabeth
Edward Hardwicke was born on August 7, 1932 in London, England as Edward Cedric Hardwicke. He was an actor, known for Elizabeth (1998), Oliver Twist (2005) and Richard III (1995). He was married to Prim Cotton and Anne Iddon. He died on May 16, 2011 in Chichester, England.
39. Eric Johnson
Actor | The Knick
Eric Johnson was born on August 7, 1979 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada as Eric Johann Johnson. He is an actor and director, known for The Knick (2014), Smallville (2001) and Fifty Shades Darker (2017). He has been married to Adria Budd Johnson since August 7, 2004. They have one child.
40. Faruq Tauheed
Actor | Cold Case
Faruq Tauheed was born on August 7th in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Faruq Tauheed Jenkins. He is an American actor and host that has been seen and heard on TV, Film, and Radio professionally since 1998. Living in Los Angeles since finishing his BFA degree in New York City and London, Tauheed...
Actress | True Crime
Francesca Eastwood was born on August 7, 1993 in Redding, California, USA as Francesca Ruth Fisher-Eastwood. She is an actress, known for True Crime (1999), Outlaws and Angels (2016) and Jersey Boys (2014). She has been married to Clifton Collins Jr. since January 1, 2017. She was previously ...
Director | The Truth About Emanuel
Raised in Rome, Los Angeles and the English countryside, Francesca Gregorini brings a worldly, passionate and unique sensibility to her filmmaking. Her character-driven films are visceral and darkly humorous, stylistically bold, with undertones of the magical and surreal. A Brown University ...
44. Garrison Keillor
Actor | A Prairie Home Companion
Garrison Keillor was born Gary Edward Keillor on August 7, 1942, in Anoka, a suburb of St. Paul, Minnesota. He is one of six children of Grace Ruth (Dunham) and John Philip Keillor, who was a carpenter and postal worker. His father was of English, Welsh, and German, descent, and his paternal ...
45. Grandon Rhodes
Actor | Earth vs. the Flying Saucers
Grandon Rhodes was born on August 7, 1904 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Grandon Neviers Augustine Rolker. He was an actor, known for Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956), Tripoli (1950) and All the King's Men (1949). He was married to Ruth Lee and Eveta Bryant. He died on June 9, 1987 in Encino...
47. Hans Matheson
Actor | Sherlock Holmes
Hans Matheson was born in a caravan on August 7, 1975 at Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, located in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland. Shortly after, his family moved to Canterbury, Kent in England but Hans often spent his summer holidays on Stornoway with his grandparents. As a child, his parents Iain (Ado...
48. Harold Perrineau
Actor | Romeo + Juliet
Harold Perrineau was born on August 7, 1963 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Harold Williams. He is an actor and producer, known for Romeo + Juliet (1996), The Edge (1997) and The Matrix Reloaded (2003). He has been married to Brittany Perrineau since August 27, 2002. They have three children.
49. Helen Flanagan
Actress | Coronation Street
Helen Flanagan was born in 1989, in Bury, Greater Manchester. She started taking drama lessons from the age of 5 at Carol Godbys Theatre Workshop in Bury. She was in numerous adverts, before landing the part of Rosie Webster Coronation Street, in 2000. She expressed a great passion and talent for ...
50. Herb Reed
Soundtrack | Coronación
Singer and Kansas City (MO) native Herb Reed founded The Platters in Los Angeles in 1953. Then a quartet, the group won amateur talent shows and performed nights and weekends up and down the California coast while the members worked days at a car wash and at other odd jobs. Reed came up with the ...
51. Ileen Getz
Actress | The Station Agent
Ileen Getz was born on August 7, 1961 in Bristol, Pennsylvania, USA. She was an actress, known for The Station Agent (2003), Changing Lanes (2002) and Lovely & Amazing (2001). She was married to Mark Grinnell. She died on August 4, 2005 in New York City, New York, USA.
52. Ioachim Ciobanu
Actor | What Happened to Monday
Ioachim Ciobanu is an actor and director. Son of a famous Romanian actor and a prodigious documentary screenwriter, Ioachim studied at the National University of Theater and Cinema Art and directed a sizable number of short films and commercials through his production company, Fatcat Films. Ioachim...
54. James Randi
Actor | Wonderama
James Randi has an international reputation as a magician and escape artist, but today he is best known as the world's most tireless investigator and demystifier of paranormal and pseudoscientific claims.
Randi has pursued "psychic" spoonbenders, exposed the dirty tricks of faith healers, ...
55. Jared Masters
Director | After School Massacre
Jared Lee Masters is an American filmmaker, actor, author and composer. He is the founder and president of Frolic Pictures in Hollywood, California. He came on the scene in 2011 with Climb It, Tarzan!, one of the few films in history to feature an all-female cast. He has since written and directed ...
56. Jenna Mattison
Actress | Fish Without a Bicycle
Originally from India, Jenna Mattison moved to Chicago at 7 years old. She started her career in Chicago at 14 appearing in theatre productions, writing short stories and modeling. Upon her move to Los Angeles Mattison wrote her first screenplay titled Fish Without A Bicycle. The movie went into ...
57. Jerry Pournelle
Writer | Janissaries
Jerry Pournelle was born on August 7, 1933 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA as Jerry Eugene Pournelle. He was a writer, known for Janissaries, Target... Earth? (1980) and Pandora's Box (1992). He was married to Roberta Jane Isdell. He died on September 8, 2017 in Studio City, California, USA.
59. John Glover
Actor | Scrooged
John Soursby Glover, Jr., is an American actor, known for a range of villainous roles in films and television, including Lionel Luthor on the Superman-inspired television series Smallville. In 1993 he co-starred in the dark comedy Ed and His Dead Mother with Steve Buscemi and Ned Beatty.Glover was ...
60. Jon Jon Briones
Actor | Sons of Anarchy
Jon Jon Briones was born in Quezon City, Philippines as Ernesto Briones. He is an actor and singer who first left the Philippines at the age of 23 to venture to London and join the original cast of Miss Saigon. Since then he has traveled all over the world appearing on stage, television and in film...
63. Julian Wadham
Actor | The English Patient
Julian Wadham was born on August 7, 1958 in Ware, Hertfordshire, England as Julian Neil Rohan Wadham. He is an actor, known for The English Patient (1996), Goya's Ghosts (2006) and The Madness of King George (1994). He was previously married to Shirley Cassedy.
64. Kay Williams
Actress | The Actress
Kay Williams was born on August 7, 1916 in Erie, Pennsylvania, USA as Kathleen Gretchen Williams. She was an actress, known for The Actress (1953). She was married to Clark Gable, Adolph Bernard Spreckels II, Martin de Alzaga Unzue and Charles Parker Capps. She died on May 25, 1983 in Houston, ...
65. Kenny Ireland
Actor | House of Cards
George Ian Kenneth "Kenny" Ireland (7 August 1945 - 31 July 2014) was a Scottish actor and theatre director. Ireland was best known to television viewers for his role in Victoria Wood As Seen on TV in the 1980s, and for playing Donald Stewart in Benidorm from 2007 until his death in 2014.
Born in ...
69. Luca Calvani
Actor | The International
Born in Tuscany, Italy Luca Calvani studied textile engineering and moved to Milan and then New York to complete his education.
While in school Luca worked as a model with some of the top brands, including Giorgio Armani.
While in New York City, a photographer turned screenwriter/director Kelley Sane...
70. Maggie Wheeler
Actress | The Parent Trap
Maggie Wheeler was born on August 7, 1961 in New York City, New York, USA as Margaret Emily Jakobson. She is an actress, known for The Parent Trap (1998), Friends (1994) and Holiday Hostage (2018). She has been married to Daniel Borden Wheeler since October 20, 1990. They have two children.
73. Marlyn Mason
Actress | Model Rules
Bright, vivacious leading lady Marlyn Mason was born on August 7, 1940, in San Fernando, California, and began performing at the age of 5. Encouraged and inspired by her parents, she was given singing and piano lessons while young and appeared on the local "Doye O'Dell Show" at age 9. As a young ...
74. Mata Hari
Born Margaretha Geertruida Zelle on August 7 1876, the only daughter of a Dutch hat-maker, she seemed unlikely to later become the Mata Hari, the most infamous double agent in spy history. She answered an advertisement in the local paper placed by Rudolph MacLeod, a career military man in need of a...
75. Megan Gale
Actress | Mad Max: Fury Road
Megan Kate Gale is an Australian model, brand ambassador, fashion designer and actress. Born in Perth, Western Australia, Gale won a modeling competition at 18 in her home town. In 1999, she was cast in a series of advertisements for Italian telecommunications company Omnitel. This led to wide ...
Actor | Avenging Angel
Michael A. Andrews was born on August 7, 1949 in Missouri, USA as Michael Alan Androlewicz. He was an actor, known for Avenging Angel (1985), Hard Ticket to Hawaii (1987) and Malibu Express (1985). He died on June 7, 1989 in San Diego County, California, USA.
77. Hani Naimi
Hailing from the Middle East, Michael Desante is an actor, producer and writer classically trained in all his areas of expertise; all delivered with an intellectually charming personality. From "The Hurt Locker," Kathryn Bigelow's critically acclaimed movie, to independent films such as "The Last ...
79. Michael Shannon
Actor | The Shape of Water
Michael Corbett Shannon was born and raised in Lexington, Kentucky, the son of Geraldine Hine, a lawyer, and Donald Sutherlin Shannon, an accounting professor at DePaul University. His grandfather was entomologist Raymond Corbett Shannon.
Shannon began his professional stage career in Chicago. His ...
83. Nicholas Ray
Director | Rebel Without a Cause
Nicholas Ray was born Raymond Nicholas Kienzle in 1911, in small-town Galesville, Wisconsin, to Lena (Toppen) and Raymond Joseph Kienzle, a contractor and builder. He was of German and Norwegian descent. Ray's early experience with film came with some radio broadcasting in high school. He left the ...
86. Pancho Moler
Actor | 31
Born in Santiago Chile, Pancho moved to the United States at age 8. At 18 he kept on traveling as a professional skateboarder. Pancho is the first professional Little Person skateboarder in the world.
After suffering a debilitating back injury, which forced him to leave skateboarding, Pancho wasn't ...
87. Paul Dini
Writer | Batman: The Animated Series
Paul Dini was born on August 7, 1957 in New York City, New York, USA as Paul McClaran Dini. He is known for his work on Batman: The Animated Series (1992), Batman Beyond (1999) and Lost (2004). He has been married to Misty Lee since October 30, 2005.
89. Jane Adams
Actress | Batman and Robin
Jane turned down a full scholarship to study violin at Juilliard, opting to spend four years studying acting at the Pasadena Playhouse. She got her acting start in radio, working on Lux Radio Theatre and the Whistler. Her first brief marriage to a Navy pilot ended when he was killed in action ...
91. Ramon Estevez
Actor | The Dead Zone
Being the son of Martin Sheen and brother of Charlie Sheen and Emilio Estevez, it is no small wonder that Ramon Estevez has also ventured into the world of acting, both in front of and behind the camera. His first acting job was a small role in In the Custody of Strangers (1982) starring his father...
93. Renie Riano
Actress | Pajama Party
As the daughter of British stage actress Irene Riano (1871-1940), character player Renie Riano had all the earmarks of a show biz career. She loved an audience, she loved singing, and she loved to make people laugh. She began things off toplining in vaudeville shows and music halls as "Baby Irene" ...
94. Romeo Muller
Writer | The Hobbit
Born in New York City during the Depression, it's not surprising that the work of Romeo Muller was always aimed at lifting people up in a lively, joyful spirit. It was always starting to feel a lot like Christmas in the festive TV world of the writer-producer Mr. Muller. In 1964, he ran into and ...
97. Shannon Cochran
Actress | The Ring
Shannon was born in Savannah, Georgia. She graduated summa cum laude from the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music. She had extensive theatre work in Chicago, including the world premiere of "Picasso at the Lapin Agile", a play by Steve Martin. She received a Joseph Jefferson Award for her role as "...
98. Shobna Gulati
Actress | Coronation Street
Shobna Gulati is a British actress, writer, and dancer. Gulati is a soap star best known for playing Anita in Victoria Wood's Dinnerladies and Sunita Alahan in the long-running soap opera Coronation Street from 2001 to 2006, a role to which she returned at the end of 2009 and departed again in 2013...
100. Sophie Lee
Actress | Muriel's Wedding
Sophie Lee was born on August 7, 1968 in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia as Sophie Elizabeth Lee. She is an actress, known for Muriel's Wedding (1994), The Castle (1997) and Bootmen (2000). She has been married to Anthony Freedman since March 1, 2002. They have three children.