Birthdays: October 5by bcampos862 | created - 05 Oct 2015 | updated - 05 Oct 2020 | Public
1. Kate Winslet
Actress | Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Ask Kate Winslet what she likes about any of her characters, and the word "ballsy" is bound to pop up at least once. The British actress has made a point of eschewing straightforward pretty-girl parts in favor of more devilish damsels; as a result, she's built an eclectic resume that runs the gamut...
2. Abi Ofarim
Soundtrack | Walk on Water
Abi Ofarim was born on October 5, 1937 in Safed, Palestine as Abraham Reichstadt. He was an actor and director, known for Walk on Water (2004), Mein Kind, Lieder von und mit Anja Hauptmann (1976) and Brennender Sand (1960). He was married to Sandra Reichstadt and Esther Ofarim. He died on May 4, ...
Actor | The Bill
Alex Walkinshaw was born on October 5, 1974 in Barking, London, England as Alex Newcombe Walkinshaw. He is an actor, known for The Bill (1984), A Touch of Frost (1992) and Waterloo Road (2006). He has been married to Sarah Walkinshaw since June 20, 2009. They have two children.
6. Allen Ludden
Self | Password
Allen Ludden was born on October 5, 1917 in Mineral Point, Wisconsin, USA as Allen Packard Ellsworth. He was an actor and producer, known for Password (1961), It's a Bird... It's a Plane... It's Superman! (1975) and Futureworld (1976). He was married to Betty White and Margaret Frances McGloin. He ...
Actress | Carne trémula
Ángela Molina was born on October 5, 1955 in Madrid, Spain as Ángela Molina Tejedor. She is an actress and editor, known for Live Flesh (1997), 1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992) and Broken Embraces (2009). She has been married to Leo Blakstad since 1995. They have two children. She was previously ...
Director | El caso Matías
Aníbal Di Salvo was born on October 5, 1924 in Bella Vista, Pcia. Buenos Aires, Argentina as Anibal Hector Di Salvo. He is known for his work on El caso Matías (1985), Chúmbale (2002) and Condemned to Hell (1984). He died on June 26, 2010 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Actress | The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Anne-Li Norberg was born on October 5, 1953 in Sollentuna, Stockholms län, Sweden as Anne-Li Ingvarsdotter Norberg. She was an actress, known for The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011), Rederiet (1992) and Chock (1997). She died on August 17, 2018 in Stockholm, Sweden.
11. Ben Barenholtz
Producer | Barton Fink
Director Ben Barenholtz has been a key presence in the independent film scene - as an exhibitor, distributor, and producer.
In 1968 he opened the Elgin Cinema. The theater became the world's most innovative specialty and revival house, relaunching the films of Buster Keaton among others and ...
12. Bernie Mac
Actor | The Bernie Mac Show
Bernard Jeffrey McCollough was born in 1957 in Chicago, the son of Mary McCullough and Jeffery Harrison. He grew up in the city, in a rougher neighborhood than most others, with a large family living under one roof. This situation provided him with a great insight into his comedy, as his family, ...
13. Bill Dana
Actor | The Nude Bomb
Comedian, author and composer, educated at Emerson College. He served in the US Infantry during World War II. Later, he was part of the team Dana and Wood on television and in supper clubs. As a single, he appeared on television with Martha Raye and Imogene Coca and was a writer for Steve Allen, ...
Actress | La bête humaine
Blanchette Brunoy was born on October 5, 1915 in Paris, France as Blanche Bilhaud. She was an actress, known for La Bête Humaine (1938), Le mannequin assassiné (1948) and It Happened at the Inn (1943). She was married to Maurice Maillot and Robert Hommet. She died on April 4, 2005 in ...
15. Bob Geldof
Soundtrack | Pink Floyd: The Wall
Bob Geldof was frontman for the late '70s to mid '80s Irish punk rock band the Boomtown Rats. He also conceived and co-wrote Band Aid's tune "Do They Know It's Christmas?" with his friend, musician Midge Ure of Ultravox, which became the 1984 Christmas number one in the UK and the best-selling ...
19. Caroline Loeb
Born in Paris, she grew up in New York where his father opened an art gallery. She came back to France and worked for Kenzo. Released an album "Loeb C.D." produced by Zilka and became very famous with the second one (1986) with the hit she wrote: "C'est la ouate" composed by Philippe Chany.
Actress | Mad Men
Cassandra Jean Amell was born on October 5, 1985 in Houston, Texas, USA as Cassandra Jean Whitehead. Cassandra is an actress and producer, known for Mad Men (2007), One Tree Hill (2003) and Roswell, New Mexico (2019). Cassandra has been married to Stephen Amell since December 25, 2012. They have ...
22. Chen Yao
Actress | Song wo shang qing yun
Yao studied at Beijing Dancing Academy From 1993 to 1997, graduated from Beijing film academy in 2003. She played the lead in the play "An Lian Tao Hua Yuan" as Miss Yun during the period of school and was hired by Xi'an Film Studios. She started her performing career on TV through some sitcoms, ...
23. Chloé Bruce
Chloe began her training at the age of 8 after watching her brother training. She began with Tang Soo Do and at the age of 9 she was told that she was better than average. Ath the age of 10 she was already competing and won her first WKA British title at the age of 12. She was also selected to ...
25. Daniel Baldwin
Actor | Hawaii Five-0
Daniel Baldwin was born on October 5, 1960 in Massapequa, Long Island, New York, USA as Daniel Leroy Baldwin. He is an actor and producer, known for Hawaii Five-0 (2010), Grimm (2011) and Cold Case (2003). He has been married to Joanne Smith-Baldwin since July 28, 2007. They have two children. He ...
29. Deborah Odell
Actress | Interstate 60: Episodes of the Road
Deborah Odell is an actress/singer. She played "Pearl" in a German production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Starlight Express" and Janis Joplin and Carole King in "Beehive. She also played the lead role of "Cora" in the musical "The Last of the Mohicans". She has traveled the world as a backup singer ...
30. Diane Cilento
Actress | The Wicker Man
Diane Cilento was an Australian actress from Queensland. She had partial Italian descent. She was once nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. For a theatrical role as Helen of Troy, Cilento was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play.
In 1932, Cilento ...
31. Donald Pleasence
Actor | Halloween II
Balding, quietly-spoken, of slight build and possessed of piercing blue eyes -- often peering out from behind round, steel-rimmed glasses -- Donald Pleasence had the necessary physical attributes which make a great screen villain. In the course of his lengthy career, he relished playing the ...
33. Duncan Regehr
Actor | The Monster Squad
Duncan Regehr was born in Lethbridge, Alberta and raised in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. In his youth he distinguished himself as a champion figure skater, then had his own radio program at age 16. Regehr was also an Olympic boxing contender, and a classically trained Shakespearean stage ...
35. Eduardo Duhalde
Self | Videomatch
Eduardo Duhalde was born on October 5, 1941 in Lomas de Zamora, Buenos Aires, Argentina as Eduardo Alberto Duhalde. He is known for his work on The VideoMatch Show (1990), Yo Presidente (2004) and Caiga quien caiga - CQC (1995). He has been married to Hilda González since 1971. They have five ...
37. Elena Velikanova
Actress | Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
Elena Velikanova was born in the autumn of 1984 in Moscow. Her stepfather graduated from the Moscow Aviation Institute, worked as a television presenter, film director, producer and CEO of DTV channel, and her mother worked in the restaurant business. The aspiring actress graduated from music ...
Soundtrack | Grosse Pointe Blank
Fast Eddie Clarke was born on October 5, 1950 in Twickenham, London, England as Edward Allan Clarke. He was an actor and composer, known for Grosse Pointe Blank (1997), Smokin' Aces (2006) and Shoot 'Em Up (2007). He died on January 10, 2018 in London.
43. Fernando Siro
Fernando Siro was born on October 5, 1931 in Villa Ballester, Pcia. Buenos Aires, Argentina as Francisco Ángel Ludusid. He was an actor and producer, known for Nadie oyó gritar a Cecilio Fuentes (1965), Forbidden Things Are in Fashion (1968) and I Need a Mother (1966). He was married to ...
45. Gail Davis
Actress | Six Gun Mesa
Hailed by Gene Autry as the 'perfect western actress', diminutive, pig-tailed Betty Jeanne Grayson had all the genre's prerequisite attributes. The daughter of a prominent Arkansas physician (who went on to became State Health Officer), she had been trained in drama and dance at the University of ...
47. Glynis Johns
Actress | Mary Poppins
Musical-voiced Glynis Johns is the daughter of actor Mervyn Johns. Best known for her light comedy roles and often playful flirtation, Glynis was born in South Africa while her parents were on tour there (her mother was a concert pianist) but was always proud of her Welsh roots and took delight in ...
48. Grant Hill
Actor | What Men Want
Grant Hill was born on October 5, 1972 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Grant Henry Hill. He is a producer and actor, known for What Men Want (2019), Starting at the Finish Line: The Coach Buehler Story (2010) and The Jayson Williams Story. He has been married to Tamia since July 24, 1999. They have two ...
50. Guy Pearce
Actor | Memento
Guy Edward Pearce was born 5 October, 1967 in Cambridgeshire, England, UK to Margaret Anne and Stuart Graham Pearce. His father was born in Auckland, New Zealand, to English and Scottish parents, while Guy's mother is English. Pearce and his family initially traveled to Australia for two years, ...
51. Hanna Landy
Actress | Rosemary's Baby
Hanna Landy was born on October 5, 1919 in Budapest, Hungary as Ilona Zimka. She was an actress, known for Rosemary's Baby (1968), Being There (1979) and Harlow (1965). She was married to William Kerwin, Robert Walker, Ernest Valentine Polutnik, Istvan Hertelendy, Stephen Bekassy and Richard ...
Soundtrack | Beverly Hills Cop
Harold Faltermeyer was born on October 5, 1952 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany as Hans Hugo Harold Faltermeier. He is known for his work on Beverly Hills Cop (1984), Top Gun (1986) and Beverly Hills Cop II (1987). He was previously married to Karin Faltermeyer.
Actress | The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse
Harriet MacGibbon had a long and distinguished stage career in New York before entering the movies and television. She studied a variety of crafts including voice, piano and harp. Unlike her stage roles, her roles on the big and little screens were usually that of of snooty society ladies, her ...
54. Heather MacRae
Heather MacRae was born on October 5, 1946 in New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex * But Were Afraid to Ask (1972), Life with Mikey (1993) and A Perfect Couple (1979).
55. Ivy Winters
Actor | Alaska Thunderfuck: Hieeee
Ivy Winters was born as Dustin Mark Winters. He is an actor, known for Alaska Thunderfuck: Hieeee (2015), Christmas Queens: Let It Snow (2018) and RuPaul's Drag Race (2009). He has been married to Keith Book since November 26, 2015.
56. Jack Gilardi
Casting_director | When We Ran London
Jack Gilardi was born on October 5, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was a casting director and actor, known for When We Ran London, Memory (2006) and But Deliver Us from Evil (2017). He was married to Annette Funicello. He died on September 19, 2019 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
57. Jacob Tremblay
Actor | Room
Jacob Tremblay is a Canadian actor. He made his film debut as Blue in the live action animated film The Smurfs 2 (2013). His breakout performance was in the dark drama Room (2015), for which he received critical acclaim. In 2016, Tremblay played a supporting role in the comedy film Donald Trump's ...
58. Jeff Conaway
Actor | Grease
Jeff Conaway was born on October 5, 1950 in New York City, New York, USA as Jeffery Charles William Michael Conaway. He was an actor and writer, known for Grease (1978), Taxi (1978) and Babylon 5 (1993). He was married to Kerri Young and Rona Newton-John. He died on May 27, 2011 in Encino, Los ...
60. Jesse Eisenberg
Actor | The Social Network
Curly haired and with a fast-talking voice, Jesse Eisenberg is a movie actor, known for his Academy Award nominated role as Mark Zuckerberg in the 2010 film The Social Network. He has also starred in the films The Squid and the Whale, Adventureland, The Education of Charlie Banks, 30 Minutes or ...
61. Jesse Palmer
Jesse Palmer was born on October 5, 1978 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Jesse James Palmer. He is a writer and producer, known for Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999), ESPN College Football (1979) and Disney Parks' Magical Christmas Celebration (2016).
62. Joe Souza
Actor | 9-1-1
Joe Souza has been performing for over three decades on stage, film and television. Joe is originally from Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania and had the unique opportunity to begin his early acting education with the professional Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble where he later became an apprentice. He ...
64. John Hoyt
Actor | Spartacus
John Hoyt was born on October 5, 1905 in Bronxville, New York, USA as John McArthur Hoysradt. He was an actor and writer, known for Spartacus (1960), When Worlds Collide (1951) and Attack of the Puppet People (1958). He was married to Dorothy Marion Oltman and Marion Virginia Burns. He died on ...
65. John Seale
Cinematographer | Mad Max: Fury Road
John Seale was born on October 5, 1942 in Warwick, Queensland, Australia as John Clement Seale. He is known for his work on Mad Max: Fury Road (2015), The English Patient (1996) and Witness (1985). He has been married to Louise Seale since September 23, 1967. They have two children.
68. José Sámano
Producer | Esquilache
José Sámano was born in 1943 in Santander, Cantabria, Spain as José Sámano de la Brena. He was a producer and director, known for Esquilache (1989), Vera, un cuento cruel (1974) and Hail Hazana (1978). He was married to Marisol García-Bango. He died on October 5, 2019 in Madrid, Spain.
69. Joshua Logan
Writer | Fanny
Joshua Logan started directing plays while he was still at Princeton and among the first actors he directed were Henry Fonda and James Stewart. His graduation from Princeton was delayed to accompany a classmate to Russia to study with Konstantin Stanislavski, inventor of "method acting". ...
70. Josie Bissett
Actress | Melrose Place
Josie Bissett is recognized internationally for her role as the popular 'Jane Mancini' on FOX-TV's "Melrose Place," which ended its successful seven-year run in May 1999. To date, she has graced over 50 magazine covers, including such publications as TV Guide, Rolling Stone, Entertainment Weekly, ...
72. Kara Royster
Actress | Supernatural
Kara Royster raised in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, Kara fell in love with acting and performing at the age of 5 after watching her older sister recite monologues over and over. At age 10, she began pursuing her passions while attending Bak Middle School of the Arts and later the Dreyfoos School of...
73. Karen Allen
Actress | Raiders of the Lost Ark
Karen Jane Allen was born in Carrollton, rural southern Illinois, to Patricia (Howell), a teacher, and Carroll Thompson Allen, an FBI agent. She spent her first 10 years traveling around the country with her parents and two sisters. She was always "the new girl in school." Acting did not really ...
74. Keiji Fujiwara
Keiji Fujiwara was born on October 5, 1964 in Tokyo, Japan. He is known for his work on Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children (2005), Fullmetal Alchemist (2003) and Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters vs. Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger: The Movie (2013). He died on April 12, 2020 in Osaka, Japan.
75. Kieron Moore
Actor | Crack in the World
With dark good looks and a brawny build, Irish actor Kieron Moore made a name for himself in post-war British films as both heroes and villains. Interestingly, he is better remembered for one of his more earnest failures, that of Count Vronsky opposite Vivien Leigh's Anna Karenina (1948).
76. Lais Ribeiro
Actress | New Girl
Laís Riberio is best known for her work as a Victoria's Secret lingerie model. She has been modeling for Victoria's Secret since 2010 appearing in five Victoria's Secrets Fashion Shows from 2010 to 2015,. Riberio became a Victoria's Secret Angel in April 2015. Riberio has worked with some of the ...
77. Larry Fine
Actor | Disorder in the Court
Larry began performing as a violinist at a young age. During his teenage years, he earned his living as a singer and boxer. At 18, Larry began working vaudeville with "The Haney Sisters and Fine" and in 1925, he joined Ted Healy and Moe Howard in the act that would eventually become The Three ...
78. Laura Gemser
Actress | Emanuelle nera
Lovely, slender, and sensuous raven-haired knockout Laurette Marcia Gemser was born on October 5, 1950 in Java, Indonesia. In 1955 Gemser left Indonesia at age four and moved with her parents to the Netherlands. Laura grew up in the Dutch city of Utrecht and attended Mulo Regentesseschool high ...
80. Lisa Cash
Actress | Front Men
Lisa was born and raised in San Mateo, California. After attending the American Conservatory Theatre (A.C.T.) in San Francisco, Lisa moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting.
Since moving to L.A. Lisa has appeared on many Television shows including Co-starring on NBC's smash hit "Friends", ...
81. Lois January
Actress | Arizona Bad Man
Born in McAllen, Texas, Lois January trained as a dancer almost from infancy. Her mother believed that Lois and her younger brother were talented enough as dancers to make it in the movies, and she took the two children to Los Angeles for a short period to check out employment opportunities for ...
82. Louis Lumière
Producer | La Mi-Carême, Char et batailles de confettis
Although no one will ever come up with a definitive answer as to who invented the cinema (probably because no one single person was responsible), Louis Lumière has one of the strongest claims to the title - for it was he (with his brother Auguste) who invented the cinematographe : a machine that ...
83. Louise Dresser
Actress | The Scarlet Empress
This knowing, plump-framed, strong-willed actress went on to play the gamut of emotions, from downtrodden, drunken ex-stars to self-controlled dowager empresses, in both silent pictures and early talkies. Grandly supporting the huge stars of her day (including Rudolph Valentino and Will Rogers), ...
Self | RuPaul's Drag Race
Carlos Melendez Lisboa was born on October 5, 1981 in Carolina, Puerto Rico as Carlos David Meléndez Lisboa. He is known for his work on RuPaul's Drag Race (2009) and The Bitch Who Stole Christmas (2021).
86. Marina Anderson
Actress | The Red Maple Leaf
Marina Anderson is a noted actress, voice-over artist, writer, producer, makeup artist, acting coach, personal manager and career consultant. Marina has ventured in practically every facet of the entertainment industry in front of and behind the camera.
She was singly responsible via her efforts as ...
88. Mary Fuller
Actress | The Huntress of Men
Mary Fuller's entrance into motion pictures was quite accidental. She was with a theatrical troupe that was on its way to tour the South in 1908 when, during a short stopover in New York City, the company broke up. Stranded, Mary made her way to the Vitagraph film studio looking for a job and, with...
93. Milena Dravic
Actress | Prekobrojna
Born in Belgrade, Dravic was involved with the performing arts from the age of four: first with dance and later classical ballet. In 1959, while in high school, director Frantisek Cap saw her on the cover of a youth magazine in a ballet dancers group photo and decided on the spot to approach her ...
94. Moet Meira
Actress | Any Given Sunday
Moet Meira was born in Memphis, Tennessee and came to the New York Metro area at a young age. She went on to receive a BA in Political Science from Queens College. As an actor, her work includes (but is not limited to) roles on television shows Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, The Sopranos, The ...
95. Monica Rial
Actress | Dragon Ball Super: Doragon bôru cho
Monica Rial's an American voice actress from Houston, Texas. She graduated from the University of Houston. She's most well-known for voicing Bulma in the Dragon Ball franchise, Stocking in Panty & Stocking w/ Garterbelt & Froppy in My Hero Academia. She's 1 of the most prolific anime voice actors ...
98. Nancy Barrett
Actress | Dark Shadows
Barrett was born in Shreveport, Louisiana, and she grew up in Oklahoma. Like many youngsters who would go on to find acting success, as a child Nancy put on plays in her backyard, co-starring her sister, Martha. Nancy attended Baylor University in Waco, Texas, for two years. There, she met Ivan ...
99. Natalie Victoria
Actress | Last Shift
Natalie began her career in theatre writing and performing. She was awarded "Best Actress in Dramatic Category" at the Meta Theatre during the Hollywood Across America Showcase in 2009 - for original creative work, she both wrote and performed. She was also nominated for her acting work "...
100. Neil deGrasse Tyson
Neil deGrasse Tyson is an American astrophysicist, cosmologist, author, and science communicator.
Born and raised in New York City, Tyson became interested in astronomy at the age of nine after a visit to the Hayden Planetarium. After graduating from the Bronx High School of Science, where he was ...