Birth Month Day of 01-20 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Evan Peters

Actor | X-Men: Apocalypse

Evan Peters was born in 1987 in St. Louis, Missouri to Phil and Julie Peters. When his father's job was transferred, the family moved to Grand Blanc, Michigan. There, Evan began taking acting classes and at age 15, he moved with his mother to Los Angeles in hopes of pursuing a career in the ...

2. David Lynch

Writer | Twin Peaks

Born in precisely the kind of small-town American setting so familiar from his films, David Lynch spent his childhood being shunted from one state to another as his research scientist father kept getting relocated. He attended various art schools, married Peggy Lynch and then fathered future ...

3. Skeet Ulrich

Actor | Scream

Skeet Ulrich is an American actor. He is best known for his roles in popular 1990s films, including Billy Loomis in Scream (1996) and Scream (2022), Chris Hooker in The Craft (1996) and Vincent Lopiano in As Good as It Gets (1997). Since 2017, he has starred as Forsythe Pendleton "F.P." Jones II on...

4. Rainn Wilson

Actor | The Office

Rainn Wilson lives in Los Angeles with his wife, fiction writer Holiday Reinhorn (Big Cats), and his son, Walter McKenzie Wilson who was born in 2004. He grew up in Seattle, Washington but graduated from New Trier H.S. in Winnetka, Illinois. After attending both Tufts University and the University ...

5. Stacey Dash

Actress | Clueless

Stacey Dash was born in the Bronx, New York. Stacy knew that she wanted to act, and from an early age began to act professionally. She made regular appearances on The Cosby Show (1984), The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990), and also St. Elsewhere (1982). At 21 she made her feature film debut in Enemy...

6. Lorenzo Lamas

Actor | Body Rock

Lorenzo Fernando Lamas was born in Santa Monica, California, the son of actors Arlene Dahl and Fernando Lamas. His father was Argentinian and his mother was American, of Norwegian descent. Lorenzo was raised in Pacific Palisades, California. In 1968, his family moved to New York. He attended ...

7. Omar Sy

Actor | Intouchables

Omar Sy was born on January 20, 1978 in Trappes, Yvelines, France. He is an actor and writer, known for The Intouchables (2011), Jurassic World (2015) and X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014). He has been married to Hélène Sy since July 6, 2007. They have four children.

8. Yan-Kay Crystal Lowe

Actress | Final Destination 3

Yan-Kay Crystal Lowe was born to a Chinese father and a Scottish mother on January 20th in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. At a young age, Crystal and her family moved to Hong Kong, where she spent a few years, becoming fluent in Cantonese. Yan-Kay Crystal Lowe started her professional acting ...

9. James Denton

Actor | Desperate Housewives

The second of three children born to a dentist and his wife in Nashville, Tennessee, Denton grew up in Goodlettsville, Tennessee, attended Goodlettsville High School, briefly played basketball at a junior college, then went on to graduate with honors from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, ...

10. Sophie Thompson

Actress | Gosford Park

Sophie Thompson is a British actress who has worked in film, television and theatre. A six-time Olivier Award nominee, she won the 1999 Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Musical for the London revival of Into the Woods. Her other nominations were for Wildest Dreams (1994), Company (1996), ...

11. Patricia Neal

Actress | Hud

Patricia Neal, the Oscar and Tony Award-winning actress, was born Patsy Louise Neal in Packard, Kentucky, where her father managed a coal mine and her mother was the daughter of the town doctor. She grew up in Knoxville, Tennessee, where she attended high school. She was first bit by the acting bug...

12. DeForest Kelley

Actor | Star Trek

Jackson DeForest Kelley was born on January 20, 1920 in Toccoa, Georgia, to Clora (Casey) and Ernest David Kelley.

He graduated from high school at age 16 and went on to sing at the Baptist church where his father was a minister. At age 17, he made his first trip outside the state to visit an uncle ...

13. Federico Fellini

Writer | Le notti di Cabiria

The women who both attracted and frightened him and an Italy dominated in his youth by Mussolini and Pope Pius XII - inspired the dreams that Fellini started recording in notebooks in the 1960s. Life and dreams were raw material for his films. His native Rimini and characters like Saraghina (the ...

14. Kerri Kenney

Actress | Reno 911!

Kerri Kenney was born on January 20, 1970 in Westport, Connecticut, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Reno 911! (2003), Reno 911!: Miami (2007) and The State (1993). She has been married to Steven V. Silver since June 12, 2004. They have one child.

15. Buzz Aldrin

Actor | Transformers: Dark of the Moon

Buzz Aldrin (born Edwin Eugene Aldrin Jr.; January 20, 1930) is an American former astronaut, engineer and fighter pilot. He made three spacewalks as pilot of the 1966 Gemini 12 mission, and, as Lunar Module Eagle pilot on the 1969 Apollo 11 mission, he and mission commander Neil Armstrong were the...

16. Tom Baker

Actor | Nicholas and Alexandra

One of Britain's most recognizable (and most larger-than-life) character actors, Tom Baker is best known for his record-setting seven-year stint as the Fourth Doctor in Doctor Who (1963). He was born in 1934 in Liverpool, to Mary Jane (Fleming) and John Stewart Baker. His father was of English and ...

17. Dorothy Provine

Actress | It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

Flashy, leggy, bouffant blonde Dorothy Provine was a solid screen representation of the Kennedyesque era when life seemed so full of fun, so innocent and so optimistic. This sparkling beauty also gave TV audiences a double dose blast to the past via her popular co-starring roles on late 50s/early ...

18. Morgane Polanski

Actress | The Ghost Writer

Morgane Polanski was born on January 20, 1993 in Paris, France. She is an actress and director, known for The Ghost Writer (2010), The French Dispatch (2021) and The Wife (2017).

19. Ingeborga Dapkunaite

Actress | Seven Years in Tibet

Ingeborga Dapkunaite was born on January 20, 1963 in Vilnius, Lithuanian SSR, USSR [now Vilnius, Lithuania]. She is an actress, known for Seven Years in Tibet (1997), Mission: Impossible (1996) and Hannibal Rising (2007).

20. Ciara Hanna

Actress | Stars Fell on Alabama

Ciara Hanna got her start in the entertainment world at the young age of 8, and has since been a part of several commercials, music videos, television series, and movies. She is best known for her role of "Gia" the Yellow Power Ranger on the 20th anniversary series of Power Rangers MegaForce and ...

21. Reno Wilson

Actor | Mike & Molly

Roy Reno Wilson is an American actor from Brooklyn who is known for playing Howard from The Cosby Show, Officer Carl McMillan in Mike & Molly, Detective Tom Selway from Blind Justice and for voicing various Cybertronians in the Transformers film franchise. He had two children with his wife Coco ...

22. Bill Maher

Producer | Real Time with Bill Maher

Bill Maher was born William Maher in New York City, New York, and grew up in River Vale, New Jersey. His father, William Aloysius Maher Jr., who was of Irish Catholic descent, was a radio announcer and news editor. His mother, Julie (Berman), was a nurse, who was of Jewish descent. Maher was raised...

23. Ray Panthaki

Actor | Boiling Point

BAFTA Breakthrough Brit Ray Panthaki was born in London, England. He is an Actor, Producer, Writer & Director known for Boiling Point (2022) Away (2020) Colette (2018) Official Secrets (2019) Convenience (2015) 28 Days Later... (2002) Ali G Indahouse (2002) Kidulthood (2006). In 2021 he was ...

24. George Burns

Actor | Oh, God!

George Burns was an American actor, comedian, singer, and published author. He formed a comedy duo with his wife Gracie Allen (1895-1964), and typically played the straight man to her zany roles. Following her death, Burns started appearing as a solo performer. He once won an Academy Award for Best...

25. Rukiya Bernard

Actress | Yellowjackets

Rukiya Bernard was born on January 20, 1983 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Rukiya is an actor and writer, known for Yellowjackets (2021), Van Helsing (2016) and Nancy Drew (2019). Rukiya is married to PJ Prinsloo. They have two children.

26. Olivia Hallinan

Actress | Sugar Rush

Olivia has appeared in over 100 productions since the age of seven. She is the youngest of four sisters and grew up in Hounslow, London. Her first ever big role, was playing alongside Cilla Black in the 1991 production of Robin Prince of Sherwood. Since then, she has starred in five stage ...

27. Pete Ploszek

Actor | Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

Pete Ploszek is an American actor. He was born in La Grange, Illinois but grew up across New Jersey, Maine, and Ohio before settling in St. Charles, Illinois. He played football at Princeton University and earned an MFA in Acting from the USC School of Dramatic Arts. He currently resides in Los ...

28. Daniel Cudmore

Actor | X-Men: The Last Stand

Born in Vancouver and raised in Squamish, British Columbia, Daniel grew up in an athletic household. The middle of three boys, Daniel excelled at a number of different sports including ski racing, snowboarding, football and rugby. However, in addition to his vast interest in athletics, Daniel ...

29. Chris Miller

Actor | Shrek the Third

Chris Miller is an American film director, storyboard artist, and voice actor best known for his work with DreamWorks Animation. Following a stint working with Ralph Bakshi on his film Cool World (1992), he would begin his career at DreamWorks as a storyboard artist on films Antz (1998) and Shrek (...

30. Branka Katic

Actress | The King's Man

Branka Katic was born on January 20, 1970 in Belgrade, Serbia, Yugoslavia. She is an actress, known for The King's Man (2021), Black Cat, White Cat (1998) and Public Enemies (2009). She has been married to Julian Farino since August 31, 2000. They have two children.

31. Arte Johnson

Actor | Laugh-In

Arte Johnson was born on January 20, 1929 in Benton Harbor, Michigan, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1967), Love at First Bite (1979) and Alice in Wonderland (1985). He was previously married to Gisela Johnson and Texie Waterman. He died on July 3, 2019 in...

32. Krys Marshall

Actress | For All Mankind

Krys Marshall has wasted no time establishing herself as a promising young actress, gaining respect and accolades for her hard work on the stage and screen.

She can currently be seen in the Apple TV+ series "For All Mankind" playing Danielle Poole, a NASA engineer and the agency's first ...

33. Joey Bada$$

Soundtrack | Creed

Joey Bada$$ was born on January 20, 1995 in East Flatbush, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. He is a music artist and actor, known for Creed (2015), Mr. Robot (2015) and Two Distant Strangers (2020).

34. Margaret Avery

Actress | The Color Purple

Slender, attractive actress Margaret Avery, spellbinding in her role of Shug in Steven Spielberg's The Color Purple (1985), is certainly no "one-hit wonder". Although filmgoers may be able to trace her back only to that once-in-a-lifetime part, Margaret has been a talented player on the large and ...

35. Hannah Daniel

Actress | Destination

Hannah Daniel was born on January 20, 1986 in Cardiff, Wales, UK. She is an actress and director, known for Destination (2017), Keeping Faith (2017) and The Light in the Hall (2022).

36. Dave Fennoy

Actor | The Walking Dead: The Game - Season 1

Dave Fennoy was born on January 20, 1952 in Silver Spring, Maryland, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Walking Dead: A Telltale Game Series (2012), StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty (2010) and Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (2008). He is married to Ilene Fennoy. They have one ...

37. Charlene Geisler

Actress | Hunters

Charlene Geisler is a German-American actress, who was born in Newport Beach to Annette Geisler, a travel agent, and Dean Geisler, an aircraft mechanic. Due to her mother's German heritage, she is a dual citizen of the US and the European Union, and speaks German fluently. She began acting at the ...

38. Kylee Nash

Actress | Super Shark

Kylee Nash is an established model, dancer and actress. This South Dakota native was born on January 20, 1984 and spent part of her early work life as a personal trainer to finance her goal of enhancing her already busty features. However, work as a trainer did not accumulate money fast enough for ...

39. Leon Ames

Actor | Peggy Sue Got Married

Leon Ames was born Harry Wycoff in Portland, Indiana, to Cora Alice (DeMoss) and Charles Elmer Wycoff. He had always wanted to be an actor and he did it the hard way, serving a long apprenticeship in touring amateur theatre companies -- even selling shoes for a while on 42nd Street in the 1920s. It...

40. Francesca Buller

Actress | Farscape: The Peacekeeper Wars

Francesca Buller is a British-American actress born in Surrey, England on January 17th, 1964. Classically trained at London's Central School of Speech and Drama, Buller is best known for her work in Syfy's Farscape in which she donned prosthetic make-up and heavy wardrobe to portray four different ...

41. Daniel Benzali

Actor | Murder One

Daniel Benzali is an internationally renowned actor who has astonished and delighted audiences worldwide for over 30 years with his powerful performances in a wide range of film, television and theatre roles. He received a Golden Globe Award nomination for his magnificent performance as superstar ...

42. Roberto Enríquez

Actor | El alquimista impaciente

Roberto Enríquez was born on January 20, 1968 in Fabero, León, Castilla y León, Spain. He is an actor, known for The Impatient Alchemist (2002), Hispania, la leyenda (2010) and The Borgia (2006).

43. Michael Nardone

Actor | The Night Manager

Michael Nardone was born on January 20, 1967 in Fife, Scotland, UK. Michael is an actor, known for The Night Manager (2016), Child 44 (2015) and Rome (2005).

44. Peter Donat

Actor | The Game

The Canadian-American actor Peter Donat had a 50-year-long career in TV, motion pictures and theater. So respected was Donat, that Francis Ford Coppola considered casting him in the role of Tom Hagen in The Godfather (1972) that went to Robert Duvall.

The nephew of Oscar-winning actor Robert Donat, ...

45. Deborah Kellner

Actress | Blast from the Past

Deborah Kellner was born on January 20, 1977 in Corpus Christi, Texas, USA. She is an actress, known for Blast from the Past (1999), Catch Me If You Can (2002) and Mighty Joe Young (1998).

46. Tyler Kain

Actress | Forever Strong

Tyler Kain was born on January 20, 1982 in Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA. She is an actress, known for Forever Strong (2008), NCIS (2003) and Cold Case (2003).

47. Norma Varden

Actress | Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

The daughter of a retired sea captain and his much-younger wife, actress Norma Varden was born and raised in turn-of-the-century London. A piano prodigy, she studied in Paris and appeared in concert in England during her teenage years. Acting, however, became her career of choice, studying at the ...

48. Marylouise Burke

Actress | I Love You Phillip Morris

Marylouise Burke was born on January 20, 1941 in Steelton, Pennsylvania, USA. She is an actress, known for I Love You Phillip Morris (2009), Sideways (2004) and Meet Joe Black (1998).

49. Rachel Longaker

Actress | Night of the Demons 2

Rachel Longaker was born on January 20, 1965 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is an actress, known for Night of the Demons 2 (1994), Oh, God! (1977) and The Waltons (1972).

50. Colin Clive

Actor | Frankenstein

Who could forget Colin Clive's "It's Alive! It's Alive!" as he melted to the floor mumbling the same over and over in ecstasy after his success at animating the Monster in the first sound version of Frankenstein (1931). Film history - horror film history - but part of a short history for actor ...


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