Birthdays: April 9by bcampos862 | created - 09 Apr 2015 | updated - 2 months ago | Public
1. Joey Pollari
Actor | Love, Simon
Born in Ramsey, Minnesota, Joey Pollari started his acting career when he attended a scouting event in downtown Minneapolis with his mother, who was reluctant to take him to the event. He received callbacks the next day from agents who wanted to represent him. Pollari took acting lessons from the ...
3. Allen Jaffe
Actor | Papillon
Allen Jaffe was born on April 9, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for Papillon (1973), Circle of Fear (1972) and The Wild Wild West (1965). He was married to Jeri K. Decker. He died on March 18, 1989 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Actor | Tomorrow at Seven
Both of Allen Jenkins' parents were musical comedy performers, and he entered the theater as a stage mechanic after World War I, after having spent time working in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Although his screen persona was that of a not-too-bright Brooklyn tough guy, Jenkins attended the American ...
Actor | The Oath
Arlen Escarpeta was born in Belize, Central America as Arlen Alexander Escarpeta. He is known for his work on Whitney (TV Movie) (2015), Final Destination 5 (2011), Into the Storm (2014) and Friday the 13th (2009). He currently resides in Los Angeles, California and has been able to make a name for...
Stocky, general purpose actor, a prolific face on the small screen during the 1960s and 1970s. Batanides got into acting after performing stand-up routines in front of fellow GI's in Europe during World War II. His training in dramatic art at the Actors Lab in Los Angeles was followed by extensive ...
8. Austin Peck
Actor | Days of Our Lives
Austin Peck was born on April 9, 1971 in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA as Jeffrey Austin Peck. He is an actor, known for Days of Our Lives (1965), As the World Turns (1956) and One Life to Live (1968). He has been married to Terri Conn since July 1, 2011. They have two children. He was previously married ...
Actor | Robin Hood: Men in Tights
His 1960s and 1970s partner on the comedy stage was Jack Burns, the slimmer, chatty, clean-cut, better-looking dunderhead. Avery Schreiber was the Oliver Hardy counterpart who bore the brunt of Burns' verbal drone. This rumpled, gap-toothed, hefty-sized master of the slow boil stood out among the ...
10. Blayne Weaver
Actor | Manic
Blayne Weaver, of Bossier City, Louisiana, began his acting career in high school with the film The Flood: Who Will Save Our Children? (1993), an NBC movie of the week. His first major TV movie was The Good Old Boys (1995) with Tommy Lee Jones. He has since done guest spots on ER (1994), JAG (1995),...
11. Brad Dexter
Actor | The Magnificent Seven
American supporting player specializing in tough guys. Of Serbian extraction, he was born in Nevada in 1917. As a young man, he boxed in amateur bouts and had early training in theatre at the Pasadena Playhouse. He joined the Air Corps during World War II and was assigned to the troupe performing ...
12. Brandon De Wilde
Actor | Shane
Born into a theatrical family, he made a much-acclaimed Broadway debut at the age of nine in "The Member of the Wedding." He was the first child actor to win the Donaldson Award and went on to repeat his role in the film version directed by Fred Zinnemann in 1952. As the blonde, blue-eyed Joey who ...
13. Brandon Stacy
Actor | The Big Short
Brandon Stacy's quick wit and quirky sense of humor is ideal for black comedies. His chameleon like quality is especially punctuated when playing characters with charm and intelligence. Intensely interested in expressing masculine vulnerability he gets the romantic guy in a way that makes him a ...
14. Cameron Dye
Actor | The Last Starfighter
Cameron Dye was born in New Orleans, but criss-crossed the U.S. while growing up, as his family never stayed in one place for longer than four years. His high-school years were divided between Ohio and Northern California. He applied and was accepted into the theater arts department of UCLA, where ...
Actress | Vidas privadas
Chunchuna Villafane was born Elva Villafañe in 1940, and originally had a career in modelling in the 60s. In the 70s she appeared in the film _No toquena a la nena (1976)_; that same year, she went into exile when the military junta took over Argentina, moving to Spain with her two daughters and her...
17. Cynthia Nixon
Actress | Sex and the City 2
Cynthia Nixon was born in New York City on April 9, 1966, to Anne Elizabeth Knoll, an actress, and Walter E. Nixon, Jr., a radio journalist. She has German and English ancestry. Nixon made a memorable film debut in Little Darlings (1980). Her Broadway credits include "The Last Night of Ballyhoo," "...
22. Dennis Quaid
Actor | The Day After Tomorrow
Dennis Quaid was born in Houston, Texas, to Juanita Bonniedale (Jordan), a real estate agent, and William Rudy Quaid, an electrician. He grew up in the Houston suburban city of Bellaire. He was raised a Baptist, and studied drama, Mandarin Chinese, and dance while a student at Bellaire High School....
24. Elizabeth Allan
British stage and film actress Elizabeth Allan was born in Skegness, Lincolnshire. She made her stage debut at the age of 17; her movie debut came about four years later with an appearance in the Hercule Poirot mystery Alibi (1931).
At the beginning of her career, Allan mainly appeared in films for ...
25. Elle Fanning
Actress | Super 8
Mary Elle Fanning was born on the 9th of April 1998 in Conyers, Georgia, USA, to Heather Joy (Arrington) and Steven J. Fanning. Her mother played professional tennis, and her father, now an electronics salesman, played minor league baseball. She is of German, Irish, English, French, and Channel ...
29. Folco Quilici
Director | L'ultimo paradiso
Folco Quilici was born on April 9, 1930 in Ferrara, Italy. He was a director and writer, known for The Last Paradise (1955), The Wind Blows Free (1971) and Dagli Appennini alle Ande (1959). He was married to Laura Grisi. He died on February 24, 2018 in Orvieto, Umbria, Italy.
30. Frankie Thomas
Actor | Tom Corbett, Space Cadet
This one-time wiry, curly-haired juvenile actor of 30s Depression era films grabbed major focus toward the end of his acting career as 50s space hero Tom Corbett on the smaller screen, then moved away from the limelight finally seeing his future in the cards.
He was born Frank M. Thomas, Jr. on ...
31. Fred Dekker
Writer | The Monster Squad
Writer/director Fred Dekker was born on April 9, 1959 in San Francisco, California. An avid comic book fan, monster movie buff, and film nerd from an early age, Dekker was rejected by both USC and UCLA film schools. He wound up attending UCLA as an English major instead. His fellow UCLA classmates ...
Actor | Adolphe
Gabriel-Kane Day Lewis is a singer and songwriter based in New York City. His musical inspiration is drawn from an array of classical and contemporary rock and soul. He sites Sam Smith and John Legend as artists he admires and aspires to. Gabriel-Kane plays both piano and guitar, working as a solo ...
Actor | Per un pugno di dollari
Born in Milan in 1933, Gian Maria Volontè studied in Rome at the National Dramatic Arts Academy, where he obtained his degree in 1957. He began working in theatre and television, where he was soon noticed as one of the most promising actors of his generation. After several supporting appearances in ...
36. Hannah Gordon
Actress | The Elephant Man
Hannah Gordon was born on April 9, 1941 in Edinburgh, Scotland as Hannah Campbell Grant Gordon. She is an actress, known for The Elephant Man (1980), Watership Down (1978) and Made of Honor (2008). She is married to Robert Lampitt. She was previously married to Norman Warwick.
37. Hugh Hefner
Actor | Hop
Hugh Hefner was born on April 9, 1926 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Hugh Marston Hefner. He was a producer, known for Hop (2011), Miss March (2009) and The Girls in the Band (2011). He was married to Crystal Hefner, Kimberley Conrad and Mildred Williams. He died on September 27, 2017 in Holmby Hills...
Actor | The Boxtrolls
Isaac has been acting since he was age 11. Currently, he is still studying at school and balancing acting jobs.
Isaac Hempstead-Wright is an English actor. Beginning his professional acting career at the age of eleven, Hempstead-Wright is best known for his role as Bran Stark on the HBO series Game ...
41. Isabel Coixet
Director | The Secret Life of Words
Isabel Coixet was born on April 9, 1960 in Sant Adrià de Besòs, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as Isabel Coixet Castillo. She is a director and writer, known for The Secret Life of Words (2005), My Life Without Me (2003) and Cosas que nunca te dije (1996).
42. Jackie Evancho
Actress | The Company You Keep
Being a singing prodigy won Jackie Evancho her first major film role. In 2011, Robert Redford was casting his feature film, The Company You Keep (2012), when he saw Jackie for the first time, as she sang on television a piece from Pucinni.
Jacqueline Marie "Jackie" Evancho began singing just before ...
44. Jay Baruchel
Actor | Goon
Jay Baruchel was born in Ottawa, Ontario, and was raised in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He is the son of Robyne (Ropell), a freelance writer, and Serge Victor Baruchel, an antiques dealer. He has a younger sister who also acts. He started acting in 1995 when he made his first of three appearances on ...
Director | Super Troopers
Jay Chandrasekhar was born on April 9, 1968 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Jayanth Jumbulingam Chandrasekhar. He is a director and actor, known for Super Troopers (2001), Beerfest (2006) and Club Dread (2004). He has been married to Susan Clarke since September 18, 2005. They have three children.
Actor | Pierrot le fou
The son of the renowned French sculptor Paul Belmondo, he studied at Conservatoire National Superieur d'Art Dramatique (CNSAD); after the minor stage performances he made his screen debut in À pied, à cheval et en voiture (1957) but the episodes with his participation were cut before ...
48. Jenna Jameson
Actress | Zombie Strippers!
Jenna Jameson was born and raised in Las Vegas by her father, and by the time she was 18 the bright lights were already drawing her in. She studied ballet, but it was stripping that started her on her road to superstardom. Dancing led to nude modeling, and by her 20th birthday she had appeared in ...
49. Jesse McCartney
Actor | Keith
Born April 9, 1987 in Ardsley, New York, to Ginger and Scot McCartney, Jesse began his career in theater with a national revival tour of The King and I with Hayley Mills (1997/98), and a notable New York Production of A Christmas Carol (1998) with Roger Daltrey. Jesse got the part of 'Adam Chandler...
50. Jim Bannon
Actor | Roll, Thunder, Roll!
Jim Bannon was a star athlete at Rockhurst College. After graduation, he became a sportscaster in Kansas City, and after 1938, in California. He began working as a radio actor and got small parts in movies. He was a movie stuntman in the early 1940s before starring in a detective movie series for ...
51. Joe Scarborough
Actor | The Campaign
Joe Scarborough was born on April 9, 1963 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as Charles Joseph Scarborough. He is an actor and producer, known for The Campaign (2012), Zoolander 2 (2016) and American Odyssey (2015). He has been married to Mika Brzezinski since November 24, 2018. He was previously married to ...
53. Josh Coxx
Actor | Strong Medicine
Josh Coxx is an American Actor and Director. He was born in New York City and graduated from the prestigious Actor Training Conservatory at S.U.N.Y. Purchase College alongside fellow classmate Edie Falco. His fellow alumni include Stanley Tucci, Wesley Snipes, Ving Rhames, Melissa Leo & Steven ...
54. Juan Duarte
58. Kristen Stewart
Actress | Snow White and the Huntsman
Though most famous for her role as Isabella "Bella" Swan in The Twilight (2008) Saga, Kristen Stewart has been a working actor since her early years in Los Angeles, California, where she was born. Her parents, John Stewart and Jules Stewart, both work in film and television. Her mother is ...
59. Leighton Meester
Actress | Gossip Girl
Leighton Marissa Meester was born in Fort Worth, Texas, to Constance Lynn (Haas) and Douglas Jay Meester. Although born in Texas, Meester spent her early years in Marco Island, Florida with her grandparents. There, she became involved with the local playhouse and made her stage debut in a ...
60. Lili Mirojnick
Actress | Friends with Benefits
Lili Mirojnick was born in New York City, to Ellen Mirojnick, a costume designer and actress , and Barry Carson. Her maternal grandparents were Abraham "Abe" Schneid and Sunny (née Schneider). Her parents divorced in 1987. She is of Eastern European and Mediterranean descent. Lili attended The ...
Actor | El Pantera
In the beginning, he tried to enter the musical group Menudo, but didn't make it. Later he entered the University of Puerto Rico in Rio Piedras, completing his studies in the Department of Drama. He moved to Mexico in 1999. He continues academic study with Patricia Reyes Spindola and Art Studies ...
67. Marine Vacth
Actress | Young and Beautiful
Marine Vacth was born on April 9, 1991 in Paris. She grew up in the Paris suburb of Maisons-Alfort with a younger brother. She had difficult childhood growing up with a violent father, a lorry driver - his company is named after his daughter Marine, and a mother, an accountant at Malaysia Airlines,...
68. Mark Pellegrino
Actor | The Big Lebowski
Mark Pellegrino was born on April 9, 1965 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Mark Ross Pellegrino. He is an actor and producer, known for The Big Lebowski (1998), National Treasure (2004) and The Number 23 (2007). He has been married to Tracy Pellegrino since October 30, 2008. They have two ...
69. Marty Krofft
Producer | Land of the Lost
Marty Krofft was born on April 9, 1937 in Montréal, Québec, Canada as Moshopopoulos Yolas. He is a producer and writer, known for Land of the Lost (2009), Pryor's Place (1984) and Land of the Lost (1974). He was previously married to Christa Rogalski (Christa Speck).
70. Matthew Bennett
Actor | Battlestar Galactica
Born and raised in Toronto, Matthew Bennett switched schools in grade 11 to attend Northern Secondary with the intent of pursuing a career in graphic arts. It was there that he happened upon the theatre program and quickly discovered his passion for acting and writing. After taking a year to work, ...
71. Michael Learned
Actress | The Waltons
Four-time Best Actress Emmy Award winner Michael Learned was born on April 9, 1939 in Washington, D.C. The oldest of six daughters of a U.S. State Department employee, she was raised on her family's farm in Connecticut. The family moved to Austria when she was age 11, and it was while attending ...
72. Michel Simon
Actor | Le quai des brumes
The son of a sausage-maker, Michel Simon was conscripted into the Swiss Army at the start of World War I, but was thrown out through a combination of tuberculosis and general insubordination. He was variously a boxer, photographer, general handyman and right-wing anarchist, finally becoming a stage...
75. Morgan Obenreder
Actress | The Young and the Restless
Morgan Obenreder was born in Yardley, Pennsylvania just outside Philadelphia, and shortly after moved to the small town of DuBois, PA where she was raised. She got her first taste of acting at age 7 through plays at the local Reitz community theater, and by age 10 had scored her first lead role ...
Actress | Power Rangers
Morgan was born and raised in Fort McMurray, Alberta along with her two brothers, two sisters and a multitude of pets. Growing up she quit every sport and activity she ever joined. Acting was the only thing that stuck. Morgan was the first actor in the family, but many of her loved ones are artists...
77. Nathan Cook
Actor | National Lampoon's Vacation
Nathan Cook was born on April 9, 1950 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Nathan Earl Cook. He was an actor, known for National Lampoon's Vacation (1983), Hotel (1983) and The White Shadow (1978). He died on June 11, 1988 in Santa Monica, California, USA.
Actress | Vice
Nikki BreAnne Wells was born in Dallas, Texas, USA, as Nichole BreAnne Wells. She grew up playing golf, tennis, and training at a National level in gymnastics and cheerleading. She competed and won multiple National titles with professional teams throughout high school. After graduating she was ...
81. Paul Robeson
Actor | King Solomon's Mines
This handsome, eloquent and highly charismatic actor became one of the foremost interpreters of Eugene O'Neill's plays and one of the most treasured names in song during the first half of the twentieth century. He also courted disdain and public controversy for most of his career as a staunch Cold ...
83. Paula Stewart
Actress | Hogan's Heroes
Broadway actress/soprano Paula Stewart is originally from Chicago and was christened Dorothy Paula Zürndorfer. Her father was Dr. Walter Zürndorfer and her mother, Esther Morris, was in the Ziegfield Follies and on Broadway in "Lady Be Good" starring Fred Astaire. She attended Northwestern ...
Actress | Her Alibi
Paulina Porizkova was born on April 9, 1965 in Prostejov, Czechoslovakia as Pavlina Porizkova. She is an actress and director, known for Her Alibi (1989), Thursday (1998) and Arizona Dream (1993). She has been married to Ric Ocasek since August 23, 1989. They have two children.
87. Rachel Stevens
Actress | S Club Seeing Double
Rachel was born 9 April 1978 in London. Rachel started drama school at the age of 5. At age 15, she was picked from 5000 people to win a modelling competition organised by "Just 17" magazine. She did some modelling work and she then went to the London School of Fashion to study the fashion business...
89. Richenda Carey
Actress | Colonia
Richenda Carey (born in Bitton, South Gloucestershire, England) is an English theatre, television and film actress, who is mostly known for her roles in Monarch of the Glen, Jeeves and Wooster, Crush and later, Separate Lies and Criminal Justice. She appeared in an episode of the sitcom Chalk as ...
90. Robert Helpmann
Actor | Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Son of James Murray Helpmann & Mary (nee Gardiner), he was educated at Prince Alfred's College, Adelaide, South Australia. He first danced solo at the Theatre Royal, Adelaide in The Ugly Duckling in 1922. He went on to become the principal dancer at Sadlers Wells ballet from 1933 to 1950. World ...
97. Todd Duffey
Actor | Office Space
Todd was born in Raleigh, N.C., but moved to Texas at the age of three. He started acting in the third grade, doing theater. By the fourth grade, he was doing professional theater at the Alley Theater in Houston. He moved from Houston to Dallas in jr. high, and started his film work. His first big ...
99. Virginia Gibson
Actress | Funny Face
Virginia Gibson was born on April 9, 1925 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Virginia Gorski. She was an actress, known for Funny Face (1957), Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954) and Stop, You're Killing Me (1952). She died on April 25, 2013 in Newtown, Pennsylvania, USA.
100. Ward Bond
Actor | The Quiet Man
Gruff, burly American character actor. Born in 1903 in Benkelman, Nebraska (confirmed by Social Security records; sources stating 1905 or Denver, Colorado are in error.) Bond grew up in Denver, the son of a lumberyard worker. He attended the University of Southern California, where he got work as ...