Birth Place Matching "St. Paul, Minnesota, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | WKRP in Cincinnati
A buxom, be-dimpled, pert-nosed knockout, Loni Anderson took an assured place on one of the television sex symbol pedestals during the late 1970s and early 1980s. A breakout hit in her Emmy-nominated role as Jennifer Marlowe on the sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati (1978), she later became a soap-styled ...
Actor | Lucky Number Slevin
Joshua Daniel Hartnett was born in Saint Paul, Minnesota, to Wendy Anne (Kronstedt) and Daniel Thomas Hartnett, a building manager. His father is of Irish and German descent, and his mother is of Swedish and Norwegian ancestry. Hartnett graduated from South High School in Minneapolis in June of ...
4. Susan Gordon
Actress | The Five Pennies
Susan Gordon was born on July 27, 1949 in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA as Susan Lynn Gordon. She was an actress, known for The Five Pennies (1959), Tormented (1960) and Ben Casey (1961). She was married to Avraham Aviner. She died on December 11, 2011 in Teaneck, New Jersey, USA.
Actress | Spider-Man 2
Minnesota-born Brianna Brown began acting in elementary school and local community productions. After high school she journeyed to Hollywood to pursue an acting career full-time. She snagged a part in the pilot show for Judd Apatow's quirky, fondly remembered series Freaks and Geeks (1999). From ...
8. Mike Farrell
Actor | M*A*S*H
Mike is one of four children. His father, Joe, who died in 1956, was a carpenter at Hollywood studios. Mike attended grammar school with Natalie Wood and Ricky Nelson. He entered the Marines in the 1950s for two years. Later, he attended the University of California at Los Angeles and studied ...
11. William Demarest
Actor | Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
A stocky, serious-looking character, Carl William Demarest started off in vaudeville in 1905 along with two older brothers. At one time he also performed in a stage act with his wife Estelle Collette (billed as 'Demarest and Collette') and then moved on to Broadway. He entered movies in 1926 and ...
12. India Everett
Actress | John Wynn's Mirror Mirror
Though a decorated actress and model, India Everett was most well known as a journalist and news anchor from the Midwest until she started appearing in film and TV projects in Los Angeles, California. She was born in St. Paul, MN, before her family moved with her to a small island off the coast of ...
Actor | Shrek the Musical
He attended Forest Lake High School and, after graduating, set out for New York to study acting at the American Musical and Dramatic Academy. Sieber made his television series debut in Two of a Kind (1998). In regional theatre, he has been involved in a string of world premiere musicals, including ...
14. Nancy Parsons
Actress | Porky's
Nancy Parsons was born in Lake Minnetonka, Minnesota, to Mary Margaret née Samsa and Charles Walter Parsons. She had two siblings -- Mary Jean Parsons and Theresa Mae Macrae née Parsons. When she was seventeen, her father remarried Genevieve Stack and moved with the three girls to South Pasadena, ...
15. Richard Arlen
Actor | Island of Lost Souls
During World War I, Richard Arlen served in the Royal Canadian Flying Corps as a pilot, but he never saw combat. After the war he drifted round and eventually wound up in Los Angeles, where he got a job as a motorcycle messenger at a film laboratory. When he crashed into the gates of Paramount ...
Director | No Escape
John grew up in the Twin Cities of Minnesota. After graduating St. Thomas Academy, an all-boys, military, Catholic highschool, John moved to Iowa City to attend the University of Iowa. There he would make the move from writing to film. Two years later, John moved to Manhattan to attend NYU's film ...
17. Pinky Lee
Actor | Earl Carroll Vanities
Pinky Lee was born on May 2, 1907 in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA as Pincus Leff. He was an actor, known for Earl Carroll Vanities (1945), Lady of Burlesque (1943) and That's My Gal (1947). He was married to Bebe Dancis. He died on April 3, 1993 in Mission Viejo, California, USA.
18. Mitch Hedberg
Actor | Almost Famous
Mitch Hedberg was born in St. Paul, Minnesota, on February 24, 1968. He began his stand-up career in Florida, and after a period of honing his skills there he moved to Seattle and began touring. He soon appeared on MTV's "Comikaze", then a 1996 appearance on [error] brought him his big break. He ...
20. Larry Gates
Actor | Invasion of the Body Snatchers
Larry Gates spent much of his early career waiting for that "big break." That Big Break finally came when he was cast in the 1956 Broadway comedy 'Bell Book and Candle' opposite Rex Harrison and Lili Palmer. Already middle aged, the role was the first in a long line of character roles that Larry ...
21. Joan Davis
Actress | Hold That Ghost
Widely popular comedienne appeared in some movies and on radio in the 40s and on early television. She starred in the popular television series, I Married Joan (1952), with Jim Backus as her husband and her real-life daughter, Beverly Wills as her sister.
Joan died of a sudden heart attack in 1961. ...
22. Lindsey Vonn
Actress | Law & Order
Lindsey Vonn (née Kildow) is now mostly known by her married name (her husband is the skier Thomas Vonn).
She began to ski at the tender age of 2 in her natal area Twin City (Minnesota) and was later enrolled into the famous development program at Buck Hill.
In her Olympic debut at the 2002 Olympic ...
Actor | Murphy Brown
Charles Kimbrough was born on May 23, 1936 in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA as Charles Maybery Kimbrough. He is an actor, known for Murphy Brown (1988), The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996) and The Hunchback of Notre Dame 2: The Secret of the Bell (2002).
24. Dick Simmons
Actor | Sergeant Preston of the Yukon
Born in St. Paul, Minnesota, Richard Simmons later moved to Minneapolis where he attended West High School and then the University of Minnesota. While at university he competed in fencing and swimming and also acted in a few theater productions. He left the Twin Cities in the 1930s and spent ...
26. Daniele Gaither
Actress | Key and Peele
Widely recognized for her work on the Emmy-winning, late night sketch comedy series MADtv MADtv (1995) Daniele grew up doing theater in Minneapolis. She earned her SAG card shooting a commercial at Paisley Park. Years later she would be called on stage to dance with Prince during two concert tours,...
29. Walter Abel
Actor | Hold Back the Dawn
A familiar character face in movies and television, Walter Abel was a dedicated stage actor who had studied at the prestigious American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York before moving on to a progression of stage work that culminated in his first appearance on Broadway in the original play "...
30. Trevor Fehrman
Actor | Clerks II
Trevor grew up in South St. Paul, Minnesota and performed in theater at his high school and did local commercial acting and modeling before his first TV break for NBC's Encore! Encore! Both of Trevor's parents were school teachers in the area and he has one older sister. Trevor is currently ...
32. Susan Blu
Actress | The Transformers: The Movie
Susan Blu was born on July 12, 1948 in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA as Susan Maria Blupka. She is known for her work on The Transformers: The Movie (1986), The Tick (1994) and Jem (1985). She has been married to Tania Themmen since August 2013. She was previously married to Cynthia Songé.
Writer | The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
"There are no second acts in American lives," wrote F. Scott Fitzgerald, who himself went from being the high priest of the Jazz Age to a down-and-out alcoholic within the space of 20 years, but not before giving the world several literary masterpieces, the most famous of which is "The Great Gatsby...
34. Roman Bohnen
Actor | The Best Years of Our Lives
Roman Bohnen, known as "Bud" to his family and friends was not only an excellent film actor but also a stage actor of note. As a member of the prestigious Group Theatre from 1934-40, he appeared in such classic productions as "Waiting for Lefty", "Golden Boy", "Awake and Sing" and "The Gentle ...
35. Richard Dix
Actor | Cimarron
Richard Dix was a major leading man at RKO Radio Pictures from 1929 through 1943. He was born Ernest Carlton Brimmer July 18, 1893, in St. Paul, Minnesota. There he was educated, and at the desires of his father, studied to be a surgeon. His obvious acting talent in his school dramatic club led him...
36. Jayne Trcka
Actress | Scary Movie
Jayne grew up in St. Paul, Minnesota with her mother, father, one older brother, and one younger sister. As a young girl, she was involved with gymnastics as her main sport with secondary sports being: dance, diving, and track and field. Jayne then advanced to coaching and judging gymnastic meets ...
38. Dusty Sorg
Actor | Westworld
Dusty Sorg, born Dustin Robert Sorg, grew up in Hugo, Minnesota, a small rural town outside of St. Paul. Upon seeing Die Hard (1988) at the age of twelve, he instantly knew he wanted to become an actor. He began performing and soon starring in his local church productions and high school plays ...
39. David Crowley
Director | Pandemic
David Crowley was born in Owatonna, Minnesota in 1985. After a 5-year stint in the Army infantry, he attended school for a degree in DV production. After many years exploring all aspect of film, including music, sound design, costuming, visual effects, editing, marketing, producing, and directing, ...
40. Aline Towne
Actress | Radar Men from the Moon
She spent the last 25 years of her life doing what she loved most: travelling the world. Before her death in 1996, she travelled extensively to Asia, Africa, India, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, South America, Central America, Russia, Scandinavia, Middle East. Aline Towne was not only an ...
41. Emory Parnell
Actor | The Miracle of Morgan's Creek
Emory Parnell was born on December 29, 1892 in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA as Emory Mindrum Parnell. He was an actor, known for The Miracle of Morgan's Creek (1943), Ma and Pa Kettle Back on the Farm (1951) and Foreign Correspondent (1940). He was married to Effie Laird. He died on June 22, 1979 in ...
43. John D. LeMay
John D. LeMay has been a working actor in Los Angeles since 1985 after studying music and theatre at Illinois State University. His television credits include Parks and Recreation, E-Ring, Providence, Sisters, Eddie Dodd, Over My Dead Body, Tour of Duty, Remington Steele, The Facts of Life, and Rod...
45. Larry Keating
Actor | When Worlds Collide
Larry Keating was born on June 13, 1896 in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA as Lawrence Keating. He was an actor, known for When Worlds Collide (1951), The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950) and The George Burns Show (1958). He was married to Ruth Elizabeth Evans, Consuelo Heidner and Mary Rowe. He ...
46. Andy Milligan
Director | The Degenerates
Andy Milligan was born in St. Paul, Minnesota on February 12, 1929. He was a self-taught film maker, playwright, script writer and costume designer. He grew up mostly in Minnesota, but he and his family moved around the country a lot. His father, Andrew Milligan Sr. (1895-1985) was a captain in the...
47. Ted V. Mikels
Producer | The Doll Squad
Ted V. Mikels was born on April 29, 1929 in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA as Theodore Vincent Mikacevich. He was a producer and director, known for The Doll Squad (1973), Blood Orgy of the She-Devils (1973) and Ten Violent Women (1982). He was married to Geneva Kirsch. He died on October 16, 2016 in Las...
48. Tom Davis
Writer | Saturday Night Live
Tom Davis was born on August 13, 1952 in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA as Thomas James Davis. He was a writer and actor, known for Saturday Night Live (1975), Evolution (2001) and Coneheads (1993). He was married to Mimi Raleigh. He died on July 19, 2012 in Hudson, New York, USA.
49. Bill Ratner
Actor | Mass Effect 2
Bill is a nine-time winner of The Moth Story Slams. His stories can be heard on NPR's The Business and Good Food and KCRW's Strangers. He tells at storytelling conferences, comedy clubs, and theaters. He teaches voice-overs for SAG-AFTRA and the SAG Foundation Don La Fontaine Memorial Voice-over ...
50. Chad Smith
Soundtrack | Stealth
Chad Gaylord Smith was born in St Paul, Minnesota on October 25th 1961. He later moved to Michigan, where, whilst he was still at school, ran away from home for a period of time. When he returned with a dog called Bong, his mother sent him to a boarding school, kept the dog and shortened his name ...