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Actress | Will & Grace
Messing was born in the New York City borough of Brooklyn, the daughter of Jewish American parents, Sandra (née Simons), who has worked as a professional singer, banker, travel and real estate agent, and Brian Messing, a sales executive for a jewelry manufacturer. When Messing was three, she moved ...
2. Abby Dalton
Actress | Hennesey
Sleek and striking Abby Dalton became a very familiar perky and sexy presence in 60s TV households. Known not only for her award-worthy acting on TV comedy, she became an avid game-show panelist and appeared on a slew of TV's more popular programs. It might come as a surprise to some, then, that ...
Producer | The Revenant
Alejandro González Iñárritu (ih-nyar-ee-too), born August 15th, 1963, is a Mexican film director.
González Iñárritu is the first Mexican director to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director and by the Directors Guild of America for Best Director. He is also the first Mexican-born ...
Amalia Lacroze de Fortabat was born on August 15, 1921 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She died on February 18, 2012 in Buenos Aires.
9. Andy Signore
Writer | Honest Trailers
Andy is the creator, writer and director of numerous widely popular digital series, including "Honest Trailers", "Man at Arms", 'The ScreenJunkies Show", "Prank it FWD", "Super-Fan Builds" and many more. His original content, branded entertainment, celebrity shorts and pop culture commentary has ...
12. Anthony Anderson
Actor | The Departed
Anthony Anderson was born on August 15, 1970 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Departed (2006), Kangaroo Jack (2003) and Transformers (2007). He has been married to Alvina Renee Stewart since September 11, 1999. They have two children.
Ava has acted with Dakota Fanning, Kal Penn, Method Man, Zach Gilford, Tommy Lee Jones, and was one of the leads in a Lionsgate, Sony, Grindstone Entertainment film called, Wrong Side of Town. Multifaceted as she can play comedic and dramatic roles equally well, and is also a talented filmmaker and...
14. Barbara Bouchet
Actress | Gangs of New York
Stunningly beautiful and charismatic blonde Barbara Bouchet was born Barbel Goutscherola on August 15th, 1943 in Liberec, Czechoslovakia, known as Reichenberg, during the German occupation. Her father, Fritz, was a war photographer.
Her family was forced to leave the country when Barbara was a ...
Actress | Cómplices al rescate
One of many cases where young talents begin their career in acting and then move on to music, Belinda Peregrin Schull was born on August 15, 1989 in Madrid, Spain, the daughter of Ignacio Peregrín and Belinda Schull. She has a brother named Ignacio (Nachito) and a dog named Bambi, a gift from her ...
16. Ben Affleck
Producer | Argo
American actor and filmmaker Benjamin Géza Affleck-Boldt was born on August 15, 1972 in Berkeley, California, and was raised in Cambridge, Massachusetts. His mother, Chris Anne (née Boldt), is a school teacher, and his father, Timothy Byers Affleck, is a social worker; the two are divorced. Ben has...
17. Ben Silverman
Producer | The Office
Ben Silverman was born on August 15, 1970 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA as Benjamin N. Silverman. He is a producer and writer, known for The Office (2005), MacGruber (2010) and Ugly Betty (2006). He has been married to Jennifer Cuoco since December 18, 2010.
18. Bob Banner
Producer | The Dinah Shore Chevy Show
Bob Banner was born on August 15, 1921 in Ennis, Texas, USA as Robert James Banner Jr. He was a producer and director, known for The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (1956), The Fred Waring Show (1949) and The Dinah Shore Show (1951). He was married to Alice Jane Baird. He died on June 15, 2011 in Woodland ...
22. Bojan Bazelli
Cinematographer | The Lone Ranger
Cinematographer Bojan Bazelli, ASC is a master image maker working at the forefront of today's most high profile, visually progressive films.
Bazelli most recently wrapped principal photography on director William Eubank's Underwater for 20th Century Fox and Michael Dinner's TV Pilot L.A. ...
23. Brooke Anderson
Actress | The Perfect Host
A leading regular role in television's Logie award winning series E Street (1989), a nomination for the prestigious Penguin Award for Best Performance by a Juvenile, and winner of the Variety Club Award for Most Outstanding Juvenile Actress.
Brooke won international acclaim when she was just six ...
24. Carlos PenaVega
Actor | Big Time Rush
Born as Carlos Roberto Pena Jr. in Columbia, Missouri. U.S. He was raised in Weston, Florida. He attended Sagemont Upper School. Carlos moved to Hollywood in August 2009.
Carlos studied musical theater at the Boston Conservatory.
He is a member of the band, Big Time Rush, and plays piano and sings.
25. Chief Yowlachie
Actor | Red River
A member of the Yakima tribe in Washington state, Chief Yowlachie (whose real name was Daniel Simmons) began his show-business career as--believe it or not--an opera singer and spent many years in that profession. In the 1920s he switched to films, and over the next 25 or so years played everything...
26. Courtney Hope
Actress | Allegiant
Courtney Hope is currently seen as Sally Spectra on "The Bold And The Beautiful." She plays the great-niece of the famous original Sally Spectra played by Dalene Conley for 19 years on the show. Courtney is also known as 'Beth Wilder' in the hit video game and embedded TV show "Quantum Break", by ...
27. Cris Judd
Soundtrack | Enough
Cris Judd, the actor, has broken away from his dancing and choreography roots and moved his acting career into high gear; he recently guest-starred on Unfabulous (2004) with Emma Roberts, has appeared on sweeps week episodes of Eve (2003), Half & Half (2002) and Everybody Loves Raymond (1996), ...
28. D. Elliot Woods
Actor | NCIS: Los Angeles
Writer, Producer and Actor D. Elliot Woods was born in Indianapolis, IN. Since 1992 Woods has appeared in more than 100 TV, feature film and commercial projects.
The beginning of his career was quite accidental. After a leg injury stalled his college basketball career, Woods chose to take an acting ...
32. Eddie Little Sky
Actor | The Wild Wild West
Oglala Lakota, born Edsel Wallace Little Sky on the Pine Ridge Indian reservation in South Dakota. Eddie served with the U.S. Navy in the Pacific theatre during World War II. Tall (at 6 ft, 2") and muscular, he was subsequently employed as an oil field wildcatter and then toured the rodeo circuit ...
33. Elise Muller
Actress | Fear the Circle
Elise Muller grew up in Northbrook, a suburb of Chicago. Elise graduated from The University of Arizona with a B.F.A. in Acting/Directing. Shortly thereafter, she started modeling and acting in Chicago. After receiving the opportunity to model in Japan, she instead set out for Los Angeles to pursue...
35. Ella Thomas
Actress | Ten Days in the Valley
Ella Thomas grew up overseas. Her mother was Eritrean and her father was an U.S. Air Force officer who was stationed in the country. Her parents moved to Germany while she was still an infant yet continued to return frequently to Asmara to visit her mother's family, until a civil war ravaging the ...
36. Emily Kinney
Actress | The Walking Dead
Emily Kinney is an American actress. She is best-known for her role as "Beth Greene" in the AMC television series, The Walking Dead (2010). Kinney was born in Wayne, Nebraska. She graduated from Nebraska Wesleyan University in 2006. Kinney has had reoccurring roles and guest appearances on ...
38. Ethel Barrymore
Actress | None But the Lonely Heart
Ethel Barrymore was the second of three children seemingly destined for the actor's life of their parents Maurice and Georgiana. Maurice Barrymore had emigrated from England in 1875, and after graduating from Cambridge in law had shocked his family by becoming an actor. Georgiana Drew of ...
39. Gaylen Ross
Director | Killing Kasztner
Gaylen Ross was born as Gail Rosenblum in Indianapolis, Indiana. She was managing editor of the poetry journal, "Antaeus" and Ecco Press from 1975 to 1977. Ross was an actress for brief 4 years only, making an impressive film debut as the heroine "Francine" in George Romero's outstanding Dawn of ...
40. Georgann Johnson
Actress | Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
Film, TV and stage actress Georgann Johnson was a product of Decorah High School, Luther College and Northwestern University. Her father, George, was a local plumbing contractor and an amateur actor. Georgann's specialization has been in the portrayal of the all-American girl/housewife and/or the ...
41. George Martin
Actor | Dead Poets Society
George Martin was born on August 15, 1929 in New York City, New York, USA as Nathan Barnert George Martin. He was an actor, known for Dead Poets Society (1989), Awakenings (1990) and Léon: The Professional (1994). He was married to Katherine Helmond. He died on June 1, 2010 in Providence, ...
43. Gulliver McGrath
Actor | Dark Shadows
Gulliver McGrath is an Australian actor. Gully landed his first acting break at age 6 when he was spotted at school in Brunswick by casting director Fiona Dann. He auditioned for, and landed, an ad for Cravendale milk, a British-based company - though the commercial was shot in Melbourne. McGrath ...
44. Huntz Hall
Actor | Lucky Losers
The 14th of 16 children born to an air conditioning repairman, Henry Richard Hall (he got the name "Huntz" from a brother who said his large nose made him look German) was anything but the tough street kid he played in the East Side Kids/Bowery Boys films. He made his stage debut at the age of 1 in...
47. Janice Rule
Actress | 3 Women
One of the most versatile actresses, Janice Rule was born in Norwood, Ohio, on August 15, 1931. Janice made her screen debut in the star-studded movie Goodbye, My Fancy (1951). She played the rival for James Stewart's affections, and was driven away by witch Kim Novak, in Bell Book and Candle (1958)...
Actress | The Hunger Games
Was the highest-paid actress in the world in 2015 and 2016. With her films grossing over $5.5 billion worldwide, Jennifer Lawrence is often cited as the most successful actor of her generation. She is also thus far the only person born in the 1990s to have won an acting Oscar.
Jennifer Shrader ...
49. Jenny Hanley
Actress | On Her Majesty's Secret Service
Jenny Hanley was born on August 15, 1947 in Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, England. She is an actress, known for On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969), Scars of Dracula (1970) and The Flesh and Blood Show (1972). She was previously married to Herbie Clark.
51. Ji-Hyo Song
Actress | Sinsegye
Song Ji-hyo is a South Korean TV and film actress. She is well known for her portrayal of ballerina Min Hyo Rin in Princess Hours, Lady Ye So-ya in MBC Jumong and as the Queen in A Frozen Flower.
Song Ji-hyo was co-MC with Heechul of Super Junior on SBS's weekly live music show Inkigayo, from 11 ...
52. Jill Haworth
Actress | Exodus
A slim, stunning, stylish-looking actress, British Jill Haworth (born Valerie Jill Haworth on August 15, 1945 in Sussex) was a free-spirited product of the 1960s. Her father was a textile magnate and sometime race car driver and mother an aspiring ballerina. Trained in dance herself, she attended ...
53. Jill Vertes
Actress | Todrick Hall: Freaks Like Me
Jill Vertes was born on August 15, 1965 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. She is an actress, known for Todrick Hall: Freaks Like Me (2014), JoJo Siwa: Boomerang (2016) and Dance Moms (2011). She has been married to Erno Vertes since 1993. They have three children.
54. Jim Dale
Jim Dale began his career as a stand-up comic. He sharpened his comedy skills during a stint in the army, where he organized and performed in camp shows. After his discharge he pursued a comedy career, and landed a job as the warm-up comic on a musical variety show. He did so well that the ...
55. Jim Lange
Jim Lange was born on August 15, 1932 in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA as James John Lange. He was an actor, known for Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002), Shoot the Moon (1982) and Bewitched (1964). He was married to Nancy Fleming and Fay Marie Madigan. He died on February 25, 2014 in Mill Valley, ...
56. Jimmy Webb
Soundtrack | Heat
Acclaimed singer, songwriter and composer Jimmy Webb was born on August 15, 1946 in Elk City, Oklahoma. His father was a Baptist minister. An avid lover of music since he was a little boy, Webb made his first public appearance as a performer playing the organ at his father's church. He also ...
57. Joe Jonas
Soundtrack | Camp Rock
Joe Jonas got his start as the frontman for the Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum selling group, Jonas Brothers, which quickly grew into one of the highest-grossing bands in music history.
Beyond his career in music, Joe has appeared in guest-starring roles on TV Land's "Hot in Cleveland" and The ...
58. Juan Gil Navarro
Actor | Vidas robadas
Juan Gil Navarro was born on August 15, 1973 in Buenos Aires, Federal District, Argentina. He is an actor and production manager, known for Vidas robadas (2008), 2/11: Day of the Dead (2012) and Hombres de honor (2005). He has been married to Natalia Litvack since August 3, 2006.
59. Julia Child
Writer | Julie & Julia
Julia Child was born on August 15, 1912 in Pasadena, California, USA as Julia Carolyn McWilliams. She was a writer, known for Julie & Julia (2009), The French Chef (1962) and We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993). She was married to Paul Child. She died on August 13, 2004 in Montecito, ...
61. Kerry Knuppe
Actress | Like a Country Song
Kerry Knuppe is an enrolled Ogalala Sioux tribal member from the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. She is known for her breakout role in the SXSW audience favorite Skills Like This (2007). and other roles such as the party-going socialite Cooper in Home, James (2014), southern ...
Mr. Stephanopoulos was born in Patras. After attending the Saint Andrew School of Patras, he studied law at Athens University. He practiced law from 1954-1974 as a member of the Bar Association of Patras.
He stood for election in 1958, witht the National Radical Union and was elected for the first ...
66. Linda Ellerbee
Producer | Nick News with Linda Ellerbee
Linda Ellerbee was born on August 15, 1944 in Bryan, Texas, USA as Linda Jane Smith. She is a producer and writer, known for Nick News with Linda Ellerbee (1991), Our World (1986) and When I Was a Girl (2001). She was previously married to John David Klein, Tom Ellerbee, Van Kenneth Veselka and Mac...
67. Lori Nelson
Actress | Ma and Pa Kettle at the Fair
Lori Nelson began her show biz career at the age of two-and-a-half, dancing in a show in her native Santa Fe, New Mexico. She was voted Santa Fe's most talented and beautiful child, and toured the state billed as "Santa Fe's Shirley Temple." At age four, Nelson moved to Hollywood with her parents ...
68. Lou Perryman
Actor | Boys Don't Cry
Excellent and engaging Texas-born character actor Lou Perryman never became a household name, but he still nonetheless proved to be a substantial and delightful asset to the handful of movies he appeared in throughout the years. Perryman first became involved in the film business back in 1961 while...
69. Lucille Soong
Actress | Freaky Friday
Lucille Soong was born in Beijing, China and moved to Hong Kong when she was 22. Discovered by the famous English director Lewis Gilbert, Lucille was cast to play a bride in the feature Ferry To Hong Kong with Orson Welles. After moving to London during the Swinging 60's, she was chased down by an ...
70. Maddie Corman
Actress | Some Kind of Wonderful
Maddie Corman was born on August 15, 1970 in New York City, New York, USA as Madeleine Arbi Cornman. She is an actress and director, known for Some Kind of Wonderful (1987), The Adventures of Ford Fairlane (1990) and Maid in Manhattan (2002). She has been married to Jace Alexander since September 6...
72. María Rojo
Actress | De noche vienes, Esmeralda
First actress, has developed a fructifies career that surpasses the 50 years. Has participated in various films, novels, television series and plays. She is known for projects like "El Albergue" "Mujeres assassins" "Cacaro Gumaro's crime" "El Infierno" "Las Contigo" "The Perfect Dictatorship" "She ...
75. Mark Labbett
Producer | NGW British Wrestling Weekly
Mark Labbett was born on August 15, 1965 in Tiverton, Devon, England as Mark Andrew Labbett. He is a producer, known for NGW British Wrestling Weekly (2014), The Chase (2013) and The Chase (2009). He has been married to Katie since October 11, 2014.
78. Matthew Wood
Sound_department | Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
Matthew Wood was born on August 15, 1972 in Walnut Creek, California, USA as Matthew Russell Wood. He is known for his work on Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005), Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016).
79. Mike Connors
Actor | Mannix
He once jokingly described himself as 'a frustrated song-and-dance man' who wound up typecast as a TV crime fighter. Tall, handsome Armenian-American Mike Connors had a minor career in the movies before becoming a star on the small screen as the impeccably dressed macho sleuth Joe Mannix. Towards ...
80. Mike Henry
Actor | Smokey and the Bandit
Michael Dennis Henry was born August 15th, 1936. He was an athletic professional football player at the time he entered the movies. He played for the Pittsburgh Steelers (1958-61) and the Los Angeles Rams (1962-64). During part of that time (1961-64) he was under contract with Warner Brothers and ...
83. Münir Özkul
Actor | Hababam Sinifi Tatilde
He was born and grew up in Istanbul. He started his career at Bakirkoy Community Center Theatre. Later he worked at Ankara State Theatre, Istanbul State Theatre and Istanbul City Theatre. He also worked in small play houses with today's famous actors and actresses. He made his place in the theatre ...
84. Teddy Sinclair
Actress | Love, Kills xx
Teddy has been acting since the age of six, and made her acting debut at age 9 in 1995 in New Voices. During her early years, she worked hard on Guildhall and LAMDA examinations. By the age of 13 becoming the youngest to achieve a LAMDA Gold Medal for acting. She also studied Verse, Prose, Mime and...
Actress | La edad del sol
Natalia Pastorutti was born on August 15, 1982 in Arequito, Santa Fé, Argentina as Natalia María Pastorutti. She is an actress, known for La edad del sol (1999), Soledad y Larguirucho (2012) and The VideoMatch Show (1990). She has been married to Andrés Manini since October 2013.
Actress | Species
Natasha Henstridge was born on August 15, 1974 in Springdale, Newfoundland, Canada. Known for movies like Species (1995) and The Whole Nine Yards (2000), she started her career as a model in Paris, France at the tender age of 15. After leaving home to begin her modeling career in the ...
88. Nicolas Roeg
Director | Don't Look Now
When he made his directorial debut in 1970, Nicolas Roeg was already a 23-year veteran of the British film industry, starting out in 1947 as an editing apprentice and working his way up to cinematographer twelve years later. He first came to attention as part of the second unit on David Lean's ...
89. Nicole Paggi
Actress | CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
Nicole Paggi was born on August 15, 1977 in Travis County, Texas, USA as Nicole Collier Paggi. She is an actress, known for CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000), Pasadena (2001) and One on One (2001). She is married to David Brooks. They have one child.
90. Nigel Terry
Actor | Excalibur
British actor Nigel Terry primarily dedicated himself to the classical stage. When he extended himself into film and TV outings, it was mostly for historical or period roles. Over the years, he grew quite comfortable in both a pair of hose and a suit of armor.
Terry was born Peter Nigel Terry on ...
91. Nina Shipman
Actress | The Andy Griffith Show
Nina Shipman was born on August 15, 1938 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is an actress, known for The Andy Griffith Show (1960), Say One for Me (1959) and High Time (1960). She has been married to Don Bremer since December 24, 1975. She was previously married to C. Ransom Walrod and Richard ...
92. Oscar Peterson
Soundtrack | Phantom Thread
Oscar Peterson, the famous jazz musician, started his recording career in the mid 40s with records for RCA. As member of the group "Jazz at the Philharmonic" he started touring in the 50s and continued until late in the 60s. During this time he made also numerous recordings for various labels. He ...
93. Osvaldo Morresi
94. Pat Priest
Actress | The Munsters
This sweet, wholesome, porcelain-skinned beauty was your typical bouffant blonde of the early-to-mid 1960s. She was picture perfect, whether romping along the coast of Malibu Beach in a bikini or peering over a white picket fence as the girl-next-door. Pat Priest was born Patricia Ann Priest on ...
95. Peter Hermann
Actor | United 93
Peter Hermann lived in Germany until he was age 10. He was later educated at Yale University.
He met his wife Mariska Hargitay, on the set of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999).
Before becoming an actor, Peter taught ESL and Special Ed as part of Teach For America Program. After that, he ...
96. Philip Perlman
Actor | Throw Momma from the Train
Philip Perlman was born on August 15, 1919 in Poland. He is known for his work on Throw Momma from the Train (1987), Out of Sight (1998) and The War of the Roses (1989). He was married to Adele Perlman. He died on April 29, 2015 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
99. Quinton Aaron
Actor | The Blind Side
Quinton Aaron is best known for his portrayal of Michael Oher, aka Big Mike, alongside Oscar winner Sandra Bullock, in the Academy Award winning hit movie, The Blind Side (2009), which has grossed over $300 million in U.S. box office alone.
Aaron has guest-starred on many television shows including ...