Birth Place Matching "Port Arthur, Texas, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


44 names.


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 ...

2. Phyllis Davis

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, ...

5. Jimmy Johnson

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.

6. Robin Hines

Actress | Bones

Robin Hines was born on March 30, 1977 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Bones (2005), Hallows Point (2007) and Double Duty (2009).

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 ...

9. Michael Joplin

Self | Janis: Little Girl Blue

Michael Joplin was born in 1951 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA as Michael Ross Joplin.

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 ...

11. Babe Didrikson Zaharias

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

Body Heat

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 ...

13. Chad Butler

Soundtrack | Shaft

Chad Butler was born on December 29, 1973 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA. He died on December 4, 2007 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

14. Robert Rauschenberg

Director | Linoleum

Robert Rauschenberg was born on October 22, 1925 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA as Milton Ernest Rauschenberg. He was married to Susan Weil. He died on May 12, 2008 in Captiva Island, Florida, USA.

15. Johnny Preston

Soundtrack | Crazy Mama

Johnny Preston was born on August 18, 1939 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA as John Preston Courville. He was married to Sharon Preston. He died on March 4, 2011 in Beaumont, Texas.

16. Sharon Rutter

Editor | The Rules of Attraction

Sharon Rutter was born on April 5, 1966 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA. She is an editor and director, known for The Rules of Attraction (2002), Stand Alone Crazy (2015) and Remains (2016).

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 ...

19. Amy Acuff

Self | MTV Body Rock: Fashionably Fit Aerobics

Amy Acuff was born on July 14, 1975 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA.

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 ...

21. Matt Landry

Camera Department | Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines

Voted "best body of the Senior Class" at Gunnison High School in 1993. Star Lacrosse player at Baylor University.

22. Hazel Steck

Believe in Me

Hazel Steck was born on September 4, 1921 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA as Hazel Weber. She was an actress, known for Believe in Me (1971). She died on October 27, 1994 in Port Arthur.

23. Clifford Antone

Self | Antone's: Home of the Blues

Clifford Antone was born on October 27, 1949 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA as Clifford Jamal Antone. He died on May 23, 2006 in Austin, Texas.

24. Pr. Jerry Whittredge

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 ...

26. Cotton Speyrer

Self | The NFL on CBS

Cotton Speyrer was born on April 29, 1949 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA as Charles Wayne Speyrer.

27. Sherry Thorup

Location Management | Cape Fear

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.

29. Mike Green

Self | The NFL on NBC

Mike Green was born on June 29, 1961 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA as Michael James Green.

30. Jimmy Wyble

Music Department | Flip

Jimmy Wyble was born on January 25, 1922 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA as James Otis Wyble. He is known for his work on Flip (1970) and The Kraft Music Hall (1967). He died on January 16, 2010 in Altadena, California, USA.

31. George Womack

Actor | Grandview, U.S.A.

George Womack was born on November 26, 1921 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for Grandview, U.S.A. (1984), Portrait in Black (1960) and American Playhouse (1981). He died on May 18, 1983 in Port Arthur.

32. Duriel Harris

Actor | Superboy

Duriel Harris was born on November 27, 1954 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA as Duriel LaDon Harris Jr. He is an actor, known for Superboy (1988), Convicts (1991) and The NFL on CBS (1956).

33. Chuck McElroy

Self | Sunday Night Baseball

Chuck McElroy was born on October 1, 1967 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA as Charles Dwayne McElroy.

34. Marcus Anderson

Self | NFL Monday Night Football

Marcus Anderson was born on June 12, 1959 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA.

35. Kathleen D. Smith

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.

37. Brian Schexnayder

Actor | Live from the Metropolitan Opera

Brian Schexnayder was born on September 18, 1953 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA. He is an actor, known for The Metropolitan Opera Presents (1977) and Turandot (1987).

38. Cameron Byrd

American Outlaws

Cameron Byrd was born on October 7, 1975 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA. He is known for his work on American Outlaws (2001), Amelia 2.0 (2017) and The Right Girl (2001).

39. Goose Gonsoulin

Self | The NFL on CBS

Goose Gonsoulin was born on June 7, 1938 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA. He died on September 8, 2014 in Beaumont, Texas.

40. Xavier Hernandez

Self | 1995 National League Championship Series

Xavier Hernandez was born on August 16, 1965 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA as Francis Xavier Hernandez.

42. Aaron Brown

Self | The NFL on CBS

Aaron Brown was born on November 16, 1943 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA. He died on November 15, 1997 in Houston, Texas.

43. Ben Weber

Self | 2002 American League Championship Series

Ben Weber was born on November 17, 1969 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA as Benjamin Edward Weber.


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