Birth Place Matching "Abilene, Texas, USA" (Sorted by Birth Date Ascending)
Actor | The Great Circus Mystery
Floyd Criswell was born on June 17, 1899 in Abilene, Texas, USA. He is known for his work on The Great Circus Mystery (1925), Delinquent Daughters (1944) and Safety in Numbers (1938). He died on December 28, 1974 in Los Angeles County, California, USA.
3. Grant Turner
Actor | Coal Miner's Daughter
Grant Turner was born on May 17, 1912 in Abilene, Texas, USA as Jesse Granderson Turner. He was an actor, known for Coal Miner's Daughter (1980), Loretta Lynn: Honky Tonk Girl (1990) and Dolly (1987). He died on October 19, 1991 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
6. Carole Cook
Actress | Sixteen Candles
Actress Carole Cook showed a knack for comic timing from early on, so much so that the legendary Lucille Ball took her on as a protégée. Cook would make many appearances on Ball's TV shows The Lucy Show (1962) and Here's Lucy (1968), as well as other shows like Magnum, P.I. (1980), Dynasty (1981), ...
Actor | Rush
Harrison, John Ray (1930~2001) John Ray Harrison, former member of the Texas House of Representatives, District Judge, and four-time mayor of Pasadena, Texas, was born in Abilene, Texas, on August 2, 1930. He graduated from Abilene High School and McMurry College. He earned his doctor of ...
10. Bart La Rue
Director | Satan War
Jimmie Bartell LaRue, " Bart LaRue " was born in Margret, Texas, January 23, 1932. His mother was Iva Pearl Teague LaRue his father was Jimmy LaRue. Bart graduated from High School in Sweetwater Texas At17. He attended McMurry College. He left college before graduating to perform as a clown in the ...
11. Ann Wedgeworth
Actress | Sweet Dreams
Ann Wedgeworth was born January 21, 1934 in Abilene, Texas to Cortus and Elizabeth Wedgeworth, she graduated from from Highland Park High School in University Park, and later graduated from the University of Texas in 1957. After graduation, Ann moved to New York City and auditioned several times ...
17. Gregory Hoblit
Producer | Hill Street Blues
Gregory Hoblit was born in Texas but moved to Northern California at a young age because of his father's job in law enforcement, a hint at what might have attracted the mystery/courtroom plots of his movie/TV credits. After graduating from UCLA, he worked as a TV co-producer with Steven Bochco ...
24. Duane Whitaker
Actor | Pulp Fiction
Duane Whitaker, a native of Lubbock Texas, has spent the last 30 years as one of Hollywood's most entertaining hyphenates. Although others act, write and direct to varying degrees of success, Duane has consistently entertained audiences with his powerful performances, fascinating screenplays and ...
28. Shae D'lyn
Actress | Boardwalk Empire
In her twenty years on stage and in film Shae D'lyn has been blessed to play challenging roles opposite many outstanding actors: most recently in "Can You Ever Forgive Me?" as Nell opposite Melissa McCarthy and Richard E. Grant, "Gypsy" as Margaret opposite Naomi Watts, "Orange is the New Black" as...
30. Guy Penrod
Music Department | Indescribable
Guy Penrod grew up in Hobbs, New Mexico, where his father pastored a Baptist church. He graduated from Liberty University. He and his wife, Angie Clark, have 7 boys and 1 girl. They reside on a farm in Tennessee, and Penrod is a member of the Gaither Vocal Band, in addition to his solo singing ...
33. Jess Cagle
Producer | People Magazine Investigates
Jess Cagle was born on August 8, 1965 in Abilene, Texas, USA as Jess Dorman Cagle. He is known for his work on People Magazine Investigates (2016), Oscars Opening Ceremony: Live from the Red Carpet (2015) and Good Morning America (1975). He has been married to Matt Whitney since May 26, 2018.
36. 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), ...
46. Jessica Simpson
Actress | The Dukes of Hazzard
Jessica Simpson has taken the music, fashion and entertainment industries by storm. A talented artist with universal appeal, she has become an international star and media darling.
Born and raised outside of Abilene, Texas, Jessica began her performing career by sharing the stage with famous gospel ...
48. Dustin Johnson
Director | It's Over: Nephilim
Dustin Johnson was born on December 9, 1980 in Abilene, Texas, USA as Dustin Michael Johnson. He was a director and actor, known for It's Over: Nephilim (2016) and Squatch! Curse of the Tree Guardian (2012). He was married to Nancy B. Rodriguez. He died on May 22, 2015 in Texas.