Birth Place Matching "Port Arthur, Texas, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. G.W. Bailey
Actor | Police Academy
George William Bailey was born on August 27, 1944 in Port Arthur, Texas. Although Bailey started college at Lamar University in Beaumont, he eventually transferred to Texas Tech University in Lubbock. He did not complete his studies. He worked at local theater companies during the mid 1960s until ...
Actress | Beyond the Valley of the Dolls
Phyllis Davis grew up in Nederland, Texas. She lived on the second floor of her parents' mortuary business. Phyllis and her two younger brothers had to be very quiet upstairs during services because the floors would creak. Phyllis attended Lamar College briefly, then went to Los Angeles in the mid-...
3. Evelyn Keyes
Actress | The Seven Year Itch
No shrinking violet this one, but despite her talent, vivacity and sheer drive, lovely and alluring blonde Evelyn Keyes would remain for the most part typed as a "B" girl on the silver screen. In spite of her ripe contributions to such superior pictures as Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941), The Jolson ...
4. Janis Joplin
Soundtrack | Watchmen
Janis Lyn Joplin was born at St. Mary's Hospital in the oil-refining town of Port Arthur, Texas, near the border with Louisiana. Her father was a cannery worker and her mother was a registrar for a business college. As an overweight teenager, she was a folk-music devotee (especially Odetta, ...
Actor | Funny People
Jimmy Johnson was born on July 16, 1943 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA as James William Johnson. He is an actor, known for Funny People (2009), The Waterboy (1998) and The Shield (2002). He has been married to Rhonda Rookmaaker since July 18, 1999. He was previously married to Linda Kay Cooper.
7. Kaylon Hunt
Actor | The Brink
Kaylon Hunt is an award-winning filmmaker and actor born and raised in Port Arthur, Texas. His work has been featured in national media outlets including IndieWire and Variety Magazine, which deemed him "One to Watch" in their Hollywood New Leaders issue. He was considered a late talker growing up,...
8. Leah Rhodes
Costume Department | Key Largo
Leah Rhodes started her working life rather modestly as a window dresser in her home town and in San Antonio. After moving from Texas to California in 1926 she gained on-the-job experience in the Warner Brothers wardrobe department, eventually becoming apprenticed to the legendary Orry-Kelly. By ...
10. Vincent Angel
Actor | Night Intruder
Vincent Angel was born in Port Arthur, Texas, USA as Vincent Angel Galvan Jr. He is an actor, known for Black Christmas: The Night Billy Came Home (2016), and Night Intruder (2017). At the age of 10 he discovered the interest for acting and filmmaking and stuck to his dreams since then. He studies ...
Actress | Pat and Mike
Babe Didrikson Zaharias was born on June 26, 1911 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA as Mildred Ella Didrikson. She was an actress and writer, known for Pat and Mike (1952), Babe (1975) and The Ed Sullivan Show (1948). She was married to George Zaharias. She died on September 27, 1956 in Galveston, Texas.
12. Tad Tadlock
Tad Tadlock was born in Port Arthur, TX. She was the featured dancer on the weekly TV series Your Hit Parade (1950) for years. She left the show in the late 1950s along with choreographer Tom Hansen, Claire Gundermann and other dancers to form "The Tom Hansen Singers and Dancers", and she became ...
17. Robert Reese
Actor | It Takes a Thief
Robert Reese was born on September 9, 1926 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA as Robert William Reese. He was an actor, known for It Takes a Thief (1968), The Zebra Force (1976) and The Gay Deceivers (1969). He died on November 14, 1992 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
18. Ken Webster
Actor | A Scanner Darkly
Ken Webster is the artistic director of Hyde Park Theatre in Austin, Texas. He has been nominated for 43 B. Iden Payne Awards and 16 Critics' Table Awards for acting, directing, and producing. He has received twelve B. Iden Payne Awards, including a 2004 award for directing The Drawer Boy and a ...
20. Bob Henry
Soundtrack | I, Tonya
Robert H. Hensley has word under two names -- Jericho Brown and Bob Henry.
Robert H. Hensley was born in Port Arthur, Texas in 1936. His father was John Coleman Hensley Sr, a Pharmacist who worked for Massingill Drug Corp. as a detail man in Southern Louisiana. His mother was a math teacher and ...
Cinematographer | Behind the Camera
General Prince Jerry Whittredge was born on November 21, 1949 in Port Arthur,Texas. After earning a Bachelor of Science at Lamar University, he joined the Marine Corp as an enlisted man to see combat first hand. His assignment was to parachute into North Vietnam when pilots where shot down and ...
28. Paul Jones
Actor | World Wide Wrestling
Paul Jones was born on June 16, 1942 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA as Paul Frederick. He was an actor, known for WCW Worldwide Wrestling (1975), NWA World Championship Wrestling: Saturday Edition (1985) and Jim Crockett Sr. Memorial Cup (1986). He died on April 18, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
Actress | What Better Dignity
Kathleen D. Smith was born on January 14, 1960 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for What Better Dignity (2004) and A Parable (2005). She has been married to D. Robert Smith since December 29, 1984. They have five children.