Birth Month Day of 05-18 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Hugh Keays-Byrne

Actor | Mad Max: Fury Road

Hugh Keays-Byrne was born in 1947 in Kashmir, India. In 1973, he moved to Australia, where he began an acting career. He is a well respected theater, film and TV actor in Australia. Hugh became noticed after roles in Stone (1974), Mad Dog Morgan (1976) and The Trespassers (1976). He landed his ...

2. Tina Fey

Writer | 30 Rock

Elizabeth Stamatina Fey was born in 1970 in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, just west of Philadelphia, to Xenobia "Jeanne" (Xenakes), a brokerage employee, and Donald Henry Fey, who wrote grant proposals for universities. Her mother is Greek, born in Piraeus, while her father had German, Northern Irish,...

3. Luke Kleintank

Actor | The Man in the High Castle

Luke Kleintank mainly starred in 8 episodes of "Bones" as Finn Abernathy, starting in November 2011, alongside Emily Deschanel and David Boreanaz. Over the course of a few years, has been in The Hot Dog in the Competition (10 November 2011), The Bump in the Road (9 April 2012), The Don't in the Do ...

4. Allen Leech

Actor | The Imitation Game

Allen Leech was born on May 18, 1981 in Killiney, County Dublin, Ireland. He is an actor, known for The Imitation Game (2014), Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) and Downton Abbey (2010). He has been married to Jessica Blair Herman since January 5, 2019.

5. Miriam Margolyes

Actress | The Age of Innocence

A veteran of stage and screen, award-winning actress Miriam Margolyes has achieved success on both sides of the Atlantic. Winner of the BAFTA Best Supporting Actress award in 1993 for The Age of Innocence (1993) she also received Best Supporting Actress at the 1989 LA Critics Circle Awards for her ...

6. Spencer Breslin

Actor | The Cat in the Hat

Spencer Breslin was born on May 18, 1992 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Cat in the Hat (2003), The Kid (2000) and The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006).

7. Nathaniel Parker

Actor | Stardust

Nathaniel Parker was born in England in 1962. The son of Sir Peter Parker and Dr. Jill Parker, he decided at the age of nine that acting would be his career of choice. His first public performances were with the National Youth Theatre, a breeding ground for many British actors. After attending The ...

8. Violett Beane

Actress | God Friended Me

Violett Beane was born on May 18, 1996 in St. Petersburg, Florida, USA. She is an actress, known for God Friended Me (2018), The Flash (2014) and Truth or Dare (2018).

9. Pernell Roberts

Actor | Bonanza

Best recalled as the eldest son and first member of the "Bonanza" Cartwright clan to permanently leave the Ponderosa in the hopes of greener acting pastures, dark, deep-voiced and durably handsome Pernell Roberts' native roots lay in Georgia. Born Pernell Elvin Roberts, Jr. on May 18, 1928, in ...

10. Yun-Fat Chow

Actor | Wo hu cang long

Chow Yun Fat is a charismatic, athletically built and energetic Asian-born film star who first came to the attention of western audiences via his roles in the high-octane/blazing guns action films of maverick HK director John Woo.

Chow was born in 1955 on the quiet island of Lamma, part of the ...

11. Felicia Pearson

Actress | The Wire

Felicia Pearson was born on May 18, 1980 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for The Wire (2002), Guns and Grams (2016) and They Die by Dawn (2013).

12. Patrick St. Esprit

Actor | The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Patrick St. Esprit was born on May 18, 1954 in the USA. He is known for his work on The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013), Green Zone (2010) and Draft Day (2014).

13. Matt Long

Actor | Mad Men

Matt Long was born and raised in Winchester, Kentucky and started acting early on in school plays in elementary school. He continued to act throughout his college years and after graduating from Western Kentucky University, Matt moved to New York. While playing at the Williamstown Theater Fest in ...

14. Karel Roden

Actor | RocknRolla

Karel Roden is an internationally known actor who was most recently seen in the United States in director Jaume Collet-Serra's "Orphan," starring Vera Farmiga and Peter Sarsgaard, and in Guy Ritchie's "RocknRolla," opposite Gerard Butler, Tom Wilkinson and Thandie Newton. His work can also be seen ...

15. Frank Capra

Director | It's a Wonderful Life

One of seven children, Frank Capra was born on May 18, 1897, in Bisacquino, Sicily. On May 10, 1903, his family left for America aboard the ship Germania, arriving in New York on May 23rd. "There's no ventilation, and it stinks like hell. They're all miserable. It's the most degrading place you ...

16. Chad Donella

Actor | Hate Crime

Chad Donella was born on May 18, 1978 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is an actor, known for Hate Crime (2005), Shattered Glass (2003) and Final Destination (2000). He has been married to Joni Bertin since 2007.

17. Andreas Katsulas

Actor | Babylon 5

Born in St. Louis, Missouri, Andreas from a working-class Greek-American family. Attracted from early childhood to being on stage when at 4 his mother took him to see a community theater performance, he took theatre as an extra-curricular activity in high school. He then majored in it at St. Louis ...

18. Robert Morse

Actor | How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

With that impish, gap-toothed grin, nervous bundle of energy, Robert Morse could never be contained long enough to become a film star. The live stage would be his calling. He made his debut with the musical, "On the Town", in 1949, and trained with Lee Strasberg, before making his inauspicious film...

19. Diane McBain

Actress | Spinout

Signed on as a Warner Brothers starlet, bouncy, blonde-coiffed Diane McBain would develop a burgeoning career as lively 60s "bad girl" and "spoiled rich girl" types on film and TV. Born in Cleveland, Ohio on May 18, 1941, the family moved to California while still young and she started things off ...

20. Robert J. Wilke

Actor | The Magnificent Seven

Prolific American character actor of primarily villainous roles. The son of German parents, Cincinnati feed-store manager August Wilke and his wife Rose, Robert Joseph Wilke grew up in Cincinnati. He worked as a lifeguard at a Miami, Florida, hotel, where he made contacts in the film business. He ...

21. Gail Strickland

Actress | The American President

Gail Strickland attended acting courses at Florida State University, then studied with Sanford Meisner. She made her debut on television in the series 'As the World Turns' and she landed her first theatrical role (as the schoolteacher who has all the answers) in Donald Driver's 'Status Quo Vadis' (...

22. Richard Brooks

Writer | Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Richard Brooks was an Academy Award-winning film writer who also earned six Oscar nominations and achieved success as a film director and producer.

He was born Ruben Sax on May 18, 1912, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His parents were Russian-Jewish immigrants. He graduated from West Philadelphia HS...

23. Dwayne Hickman

Actor | How to Stuff a Wild Bikini

Blond, boyishly handsome Dwayne Hickman, the younger brother of Darryl Hickman, followed in his sibling's tiny footsteps as a moppet film actor himself. Born Dwayne Bernard Hickman in Los Angeles on May 18, 1934, the brothers had a younger sister as well, Deidre (born 1940). Dwayne had minor roles ...

24. Cynthia Preston

Actress | Jack Ryan

Cynthia Preston was born on May 18, 1968 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She is an actress and producer, known for Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan (2018), Carrie (2013) and Whale Music (1994). She was previously married to Kyle Martin.

25. Bill Macy

Actor | The Jerk

Bill Macy was born on May 18, 1922 in Revere, Massachusetts, USA as Wolf Martin Garber. He was an actor, known for The Jerk (1979), Maude (1972) and Analyze This (1999). He was married to Samantha Harper and Judith Janus. He died on October 17, 2019 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

26. Holly Aird

Actress | Waking the Dead

Holly Aird was born in Aldershot, Hampshire on the 18th May, 1969. She showed a huge interest in ballet so she started to attend a local dance school. At the age of nine, young Holly was picked out by a casting director to star in The History of Mr. Polly (1980).

Her first acting appearance went ...

27. Luisana Lopilato

Actress | Casados con hijos

Luisana Lopilato was born on May 18, 1987 in Buenos Aires, Federal District, Argentina as Luisana Loreley Lopilato. She is an actress, known for Casados con hijos (2005), Nafta Súper (2016) and Chiquititas: Rincón de luz (2001). She has been married to Michael Bublé since March 31, ...

28. Candice Azzara

Actress | Catch Me If You Can

Candice Azzara was born on May 18, 1945 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for Catch Me If You Can (2002), Fatso (1980) and In Her Shoes (2005).

29. Priscilla Pointer

Actress | Blue Velvet

Though character actress Priscilla Pointer may be better known as the mother of Amy Irving, she has enjoyed a major stage, film and TV career herself for over four decades. The New York-born performer was trained on the stage and appeared in several tours and Broadway shows, including "A Streetcar ...

30. Bob Stephenson

Actor | Fight Club

Bob Stephenson was born in sunny Camarillo, California, where he skateboarded, Boogie Boarded, played baseball and soccer, had a huge Lego collection, and watched loads of television. He was a latch-key kid to John Stephenson, a mechanical/civil engineer for the government, and Olive Stephenson, ...

31. Josefine Frida Pettersen

Actress | Skam

Josefine Frida Pettersen was born on May 18, 1996 in Sigdal, Buskerud, Norway. She is known for her work on Skam (2015), Disco (2019) and Neste Sommer (2014).

32. Jenn Gotzon

Actress | My Daddy's in Heaven

Career break playing Pres. Nixon's daughter Tricia in 5-time Oscar Nominated "Frost/Nixon" launched Gotzon starring in many family films on Amazon winning awards for Doonby, God's Country, The Sacred Eternal, Julie and Jack. Award winning actress & International model, Jenn Gotzon brings a natural ...

33. Ryan Cooley

Actor | Degrassi: The Next Generation

Ryan Hadison Cooley (born May 18, 1988) is a Canadian television actor from Ontario, best known for his role as J.T. Yorke on Degrassi: The Next Generation. He's from Orangeville, Ontario and graduated from Orangeville District Secondary School in 2006. He is currently a student at The University ...

34. Denny Dillon

Actress | United 93

Denny Dillon is an American stage, television and film actress and comedian. She was born on May 18, 1951 in Cleveland, Ohio. Six weeks after moving to NYC in 1973 she was cast on Broadway in Angela Lansbury's Gypsy. She was a cast-member on Saturday Night Live 1980-81. Nominated for a Tony for the...

35. Emma Engle

Actress | General Hospital

Emma Renee Engle is an American Actress, Model and Dancer who was born on the 18th of May 2003, in Watertown NY, to Tonia Engle. She is the youngest of 5 girls and one brother. Before making her journey to California to pursue her dreams of acting at the young age of 7 years old, Emma spent her ...

36. Sebastian Bezzel

Actor | Abschnitt 40

Sebastian Bezzel was born on May 18, 1971 in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany. He is an actor, known for Abschnitt 40 (2001), Schweinskopf al dente (2016) and Franzi (2009). He has been married to Johanna-Christine Gehlen since September 10, 2009. They have two children.

37. Nancy Juvonen

Producer | Donnie Darko

Nancy Juvonen was born on May 18, 1967 in Marin County, California, USA. She is a producer and writer, known for Donnie Darko (2001), Charlie's Angels (2019) and Charlie's Angels (2000). She has been married to Jimmy Fallon since December 22, 2007. They have two children.

38. Liam Sullivan

Actor | The Twilight Zone

Liam Sullivan was schooled at Illinois College while having his first fling with the acting profession in regional theater. He then studied drama at Harvard, made his way to New York and first appeared on Broadway in "The Constant Nymph" in 1951. He later returned to the West Coast to perform in an...

39. Lillian Doucet-Roche

Actress | A Cinderella Story: Christmas Wish

Lillian grew up in Ottawa, Ontario where she attended an arts High School (Canterbury High School) studying theatre everyday. After graduation she took a gap year and Au paired for 9 months while studying at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London England. She then moved to Vancouver where she...

40. George E. Stone

Actor | Some Like It Hot

A minor prototype of the "Runyon-esque" character for more than three decades, Polish-born actor George E. Stone (né Gerschon Lichtenstein, on May 18, 1903) was, in actuality, a close friend of writer Damon Runyan and would play scores of colorful "dees, dem and dos" cronies throughout the 1920s, '...

41. Mark Mothersbaugh

Composer | Thor: Ragnarok

Graduate of Woodridge High School in Peninsula, Ohio.

Attended Kent State University (1970-73) in Kent, Ohio, to focus on attaining an art degree. While at Kent State Mothersbaugh met Jerry Casale and Bob Lewis, who ultimately joined him in forming the 1970-80s avant-garde band Devo.

Awarded an ...

42. Fran Jeffries

Actress | The Pink Panther

Fran Jeffries was born on May 18, 1937 in San Jose, California, USA as Frances Ann Makris. She was an actress, known for The Pink Panther (1963), Harum Scarum (1965) and Sex and the Single Girl (1964). She was married to Steven Schaeffer, Richard Quine, Dick Haymes and Edward E. Belasco, Jr. She ...

43. Didem Balçin

Actress | Dirilis: Ertugrul

Didem Balçin was born on May 18, 1982 in Ankara, Turkey. Her maternal family is of Turkish and Albanian descents. She is an actress, known for Dirilis: Ertugrul (2014), Dance with the Jackals 2 (2012) and Full of Hunger (2012). She graduated from the Theatre Department in the Faculty of Language, ...

44. Shichinosuke Nakamura

Actor | The Last Samurai

Shichinosuke Nakamura was born on May 18, 1983 in Tokyo, Japan as Takayuki Namino. He is an actor, known for The Last Samurai (2003), The Tale of The Princess Kaguya (2013) and Yaji and Kita: The Midnight Pilgrims (2005).

45. Berto Colon

Actor | Conviction

Berto Colon was born on May 18, 1973 in Ponce, Puerto Rico. He is known for his work on Conviction (2016), Orange Is the New Black (2013) and Show Me a Hero (2015).

46. Terry Zwigoff

Director | Ghost World

Born in Appleton, Wisconsin, Zwigoff held several jobs before making his breakthrough feature: the documentary Crumb (1994) in 1994. His previous jobs included musician, shipping clerk, printer and welfare office worker. In fact, Zwigoff traces his film career back to discovering a rare blues ...

47. Elizabeth Rogers

Actress | The Towering Inferno

Elizabeth Rogers was born on May 18, 1934 in Austin, Texas, USA as Betty Jayne Rogers. She was an actress, known for The Towering Inferno (1974), An Officer and a Gentleman (1982) and Star Trek: The Original Series (1966). She was married to Erik L. Nelson. She died on November 6, 2004 in Tarzana, ...

48. Saskia Mulder

Actress | The Descent

Saskia Mulder was born on May 18, 1973 in Holland, Netherlands. She is a talent agent and actress.

49. Toyah Willcox

Actress | The Tempest

Toyah has successfully combined acting and singing for 40 years to critical acclaim. This year The Telegraph called her "absolutely brilliant!" in her latest film role as Barbara in Steve Oram's Aaaaaaaah! (2015). She has a passion for independent film and experimentation, having been a muse of the...

50. Sara Shane

Actress | Magnificent Obsession

This gorgeous blonde was born Elaine Sterling on May 18, 1928, in Kirkwood, Missouri, and raised in St. Louis before beginning her career as a face and hand model for cosmetic ads. She moved briefly to NYC before transporting herself to Hollywood, wherein she earned an MGM contract. She decorated a...


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