Birth Place Matching "Amsterdam, New York, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Kirk Douglas
Actor | Spartacus
Cleft-chinned, steely-eyed and virile star of international cinema who rose from being "the ragman's son" (the name of his best-selling 1988 autobiography) to become a bona fide superstar, Kirk Douglas, also known as Issur Danielovitch Demsky, was born on December 9, 1916 in Amsterdam, New York. ...
Actress | Meet Me in St. Louis
Arthur Freed discovered Lucille when she was working in a nightclub doing a specialty dance act, and decided to cast her as Rose Smith in Meet Me in St. Louis, and began building up her career which never really took off despite being put in 3 big musical productions at MGM. When she married, she ...
3. Joe Towne
Actor | Significant Mother
Joe Towne was born on April 24, 1975 in Amsterdam, New York, USA as Ariel Joseph Towne. He is an actor and writer, known for Significant Mother (2015), Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999) and Fringe (2008). He has been married to Erin Cardillo since November 5, 2011. They have one child.
Assistant Director | Flash Gordon
Born in Amsterdam, New York, William Kronick graduated from Columbia College, then served in the U. S. Navy as a Photographer's Mate. He enjoyed a long career as a filmmaker, beginning with his apprenticeship to Ingmar Bergman at Svenskfilmindustri Studios, Stockholm. He then joined the Louis de ...
9. Scott Merrow
Writer | Santa's Little Ferrets
Scott Merrow was born on May 28, 1951 in Amsterdam, New York, USA as Scott Freemont Merrow. He was a writer and director, known for Santa's Little Ferrets (2014), The Spider Experiment (2007) and Dim Bulbs: Bed Heads (2011). He died on March 14, 2019 in Monument, Colorado, USA.
12. David Pietrusza
Writer | 1920
David Pietrusza is the author of a series of critically-acclaimed works detailing presidential electoral history.
He is also the winner of the CASEY award for his biography of Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis, "Judge and Jury: The Life and Times of Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis."
His "Rothstein" was an ...