Birth Month Day of 01-21 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Geena Davis
Actress | Thelma & Louise
As a child, Geena dreamed of being an actress. While in high school, she felt left out and had low self-esteem because, at 6 feet, she was the tallest girl in school. After high school graduation, Geena entered New England College in New Hampshire and then transferred the next year to Boston ...
Actor | Basquiat
Over more than thirty years, Michael Wincott has gained the reputation of a respected and uncompromising actor. Born in Scarborough, Ontario, he eventually moved to New York City where he graduated from Juilliard in 1986 and began a relationship with Joseph Papp's Public Theatre beginning with his ...
4. Robby Benson
Actor | Beauty and the Beast
Robby Benson was born on January 21, 1956 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Robin David Segal. He is an actor and director, known for Beauty and the Beast (1991), Die Laughing (1980) and Ice Castles (1978). He has been married to Karla DeVito since July 11, 1982. They have two children.
Actress | Coyote Ugly
Born in what was then Communist Poland in January 1981 to accomplished thespian parents, Grazyna Dylag and Aleksander Mikolajczak, Izabella Miko could dance before she could walk. She began to pursue her dream career as a ballerina as soon as it was available to her at the age of 10. Izabella was ...
Actor | We're the Millers
Matthew retired from the NFL after 14 seasons. He played for 6 teams (New York Jets, Atlanta Falcons, Green Bay Packers, St. Louis Rams, San Francisco 49ers and the Carolina Panthers). He went to 2 Super Bowls, winning 1 and losing the other. He is steadily rising up the acting ladder and receiving...
Booboo Stewart was thrust into the spotlight with his winning the coveted role of Seth Clearwater in the The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010) and reprising the role in both The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011) and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (2012). At age 10 Booboo began his...
Actress | Legends of the Fall
Karina Lombard is an actor, screenwriter and director. She is known for memorable roles in both film and television and has costarred opposite some of the biggest box office stars in the world.
From "Wide Sargasso Sea", "The Firm" with Tom Cruise, to co-starring opposite Brad Pitt in "Legends of the...
John DeSantis was born on January 21, 1977 in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada. He is known for his work on Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003), Thir13en Ghosts (2001) and Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem (2007).
10. Nick Gehlfuss
Actor | Love & Mercy
Nick Gehlfuss was born in Cleveland, Ohio's Little Italy. He then moved to an east suburb called Chesterland. He received his B.F.A. in Theatre from Marietta College and his M.F.A. in Acting from the University of Missouri Kansas City. After school he spent 2 years in New York City and he now ...
11. Craig Roberts
Actor | Submarine
CRAIG ROBERTS is one of the most interesting, diverse and exciting young British actors working today. He is best known for his breakout role in Submarine, for which he won the BAFTA Cymru Award for Best Actor, the London Critics Circle Film Award for Young British Performer of the Year, in ...
12. Charlotte Ross
Actress | NYPD Blue
Born and raised in Winnetka, Illinois to Princeton and Harvard grads, it was expected that Charlotte Ross would follow in her parent's footsteps and continue in the field of education. However, falling in love with acting (and singing) in the tender years of her childhood, Charlotte had other plans...
13. Telly Savalas
Actor | Kojak
Son of Greek immigrants. Soldier during World War II. Studied psychology. Worked as journalist for ABC News. The bald-headed actor played character roles, often as sadistic or psychotic types. He became a TV favorite in the 1970s when his role as Det. Theo Kojak in the TV movie The Marcus-Nelson ...
14. Emma Bunton
Actress | Spice World
Emma Lee Bunton was born on the 21st January 1976 in Finchley, North London to parents Pauline, a karate instructor, and Trevor, a milkman. They split up when Emma was 11, and she stayed with her mum. She also has a younger brother, P.J. (Paul) who she is very close to. Emma's career began at an ...
15. Martin Shaw
Actor | The Chief
One of England's most popular actors for more than two decades, Martin is noted for his versatility. He has starred in over 100 TV roles, his long TV career beginning in 1967 with ITV Play of the Week: Love on the Dole (1967). Prior to The Professionals (1977), he had always been careful to be very...
Actress | Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Svetlana Khodchenkova is a Russian actress, known for her roles in Blagoslovite zhenshchinu (2003) and in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011).
She was born Svetlana Viktorovna Khodchenkova on January 21, 1983, in Moscow and spent her childhood in Zheleznodorozhny, a small city about 6 miles east of ...
18. Ken Leung
Actor | Rush Hour
Ken Leung was raised in the Two Bridges section of the Lower East Side in New York City. His family moved to Midwood, Brooklyn where he grew up before finishing high school in Old Bridge, New Jersey. He attended NYU and studied acting with Catherine Russell and Nan Smithner, then briefly with Anne ...
Actor | M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story
Sushant Singh Rajput is an Indian television and film actor. He is best known for playing the role of Manav in the ongoing TV series, Pavitra Rishta on Zee Tv. Having made his Bollywood debut with a blockbuster of a movie, Kai Po Che directed by Abhishek Kapoor which was adapted by Chetan Bhagat's ...
20. Jerry Trainor
Actor | Evolution
Jerry Trainor was born on January 21, 1977, and is an American television and movie actor. Jerry graduated from the University of San Diego High School, which is now known as Cathedral Catholic High School, and Jerry's mother teaches both pre-calculus and calculus there. It has been said that Jerry...
22. Lars Eidinger
Actor | Was bleibt
Lars Eidinger, born in Berlin, studied at the prestigious Ernst Busch Academy of Dramatic Art in Berlin.
Since 1999 he has been an ensemble member at the Berliner Schaubühne. His portrayals of Hamlet and Richard III. in the productions of Thomas Ostermeier were internationally acclaimed and made him...
23. Jacob Smith
Actor | Cheaper by the Dozen
John Jacob Charles William Smith was born in Monrovia, California on January 21, 1990. He has appeared in many hit films such as Hansel & Gretel (2002), Cheaper by the Dozen (2003), and much more. He has played several other roles for television shows, commercials, and movies. He is very active...
24. Tipper Newton
Actress | The Guest Book
Tipper grew up in Omaha, Nebraska. She attended Westside Highschool in Omaha and graduated from Columbia College of Chicago in 2008 with a BA in Film. She lives in Los Angeles, California where she likes to watch movies, shoot videos, and play guitar and sing in her power pop band Color TV.
25. Steve Reeves
Actor | Romolo e Remo
Though he did not possess a Herculean acting talent by any stretch, handsome bodybuilder Steve Reeves certainly had an enviable Herculean physique, and made plenty good use of it in Europe during the late 1950s and early 1960s portraying some of filmdom's most famous bronzed gods. Reeves was ...
26. Maryse Mizanin
Actress | WWF SmackDown!
When the heads of the World Wresting Entertainment (WWE) industry began a search for the sport's next "Diva" in 2006, they did not know what they had in store for them. Scouring the United States with camera crews in tow, the WWE set out with the Diva Search competition. Out of 20,000 girls they ...
27. Benny Hill
Writer | The Benny Hill Show
He was born Alfred Hawthorn Hill. It was his grandfather who introduced him to Burlesque Shows and the theatre from where the young Benny Hill was to draw much of his comic inspiration. After his national service with the army during WW2, Benny came to London, adopted the stage name Benny Hill (in ...
29. 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 ...
31. Ronald Sinclair
Sound Department | Die Hard
Ronald Sinclair was born on January 21, 1924 in Dunedin, New Zealand as Richard Arthur Hould. He is known for his work on Die Hard (1988), Spaceballs (1987) and Commando (1985). He was married to Carol A. Larsen. He died on November 22, 1992 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
32. John Early
Actor | Search Party
John Early is a comedian who recently wrote, executive produced, and starred in his own episode of Netflix's The Characters. He has appeared on TV in Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp, 30 Rock, Broad City, Difficult People, High Maintenance, Love, and Animals and in the films Other People,...
33. Charles Aidman
Actor | Innerspace
Charles Aidman originally planned a career as an attorney, but was sidetracked during World War II and naval officer training at DePaul university. During a speech class the instructor, who also headed the drama department, saw Aidman as ideal for a role in an upcoming play. "I did the play and ...
34. J. Carrol Naish
Actor | Sahara
One of the most versatile character actors in the business, Joseph Patrick Carrol Naish (pronounced Nash) was born of Irish descent in New York City. His illustrious ancestors hailed from county Limerick and were listed in Burke's Peerage. He had a Catholic education at St. Cecilia's Academy, but ...
36. Paul Scofield
Actor | A Man for All Seasons
Though his number of film roles amount to a bit over 30, Paul Scofield has cast a giant shadow in the world of stage and film acting. He grew up in West Sussex, the son of a schoolmaster. He attended the Varndean School for Boys in Brighton. The love of acting came early. While still high school ...
38. Chanelle Peloso
Actress | The Bletchley Circle: San Francisco
Chanelle Peloso was born on January 21, 1994 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada as Chanelle Christine Peloso. She is an actress, known for The Bletchley Circle: San Francisco (2018), Sacred Lies (2018) and No One Would Tell (2018).
42. Audrey Dalton
Actress | Titanic
Dublin-born Audrey Dalton knew right from childhood that she wanted to be an actress: She appeared in school plays and (after the family's move to London) applied to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. While Dalton was at RADA, a London-based Paramount executive saw her in a play and asked her to ...
43. John Doucette
Actor | True Grit
Stocky, balding American character actor with a rich, deep voice, equally adept at Western bad guys and Shakespeare. He began his career in films in minor roles, primarily as gangland henchmen, and progressed to become widely familiar as a figure in a variety of dramas and occasional comedies. ...
44. Trey Wilson
Actor | Raising Arizona
Houston-born character actor Trey Wilson was at his best playing rural, authoritarian type roles, usually in comedic productions. He was really starting to hit his straps in feature films when he unfortunately succumbed to a cerebral hemorrhage only days from his 41st birthday. Probably best ...
46. Wolfman Jack
Actor | American Graffiti
Wolfman Jack was born on January 21, 1938 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Robert Weston Smith. He was an actor, known for American Graffiti (1973), Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978) and Motel Hell (1980). He was married to Lucy Lamb. He died on July 1, 1995 in Belvedere, North Carolina, ...
47. Yoon-Seok Kim
Actor | Chugyeogja
Yoon-Seok Kim was born on January 21, 1968 in Danyang County, North Chungcheong Province, South Korea. He is an actor and director, known for The Chaser (2008), 1987 (2017) and Wan-deuk-i (2011). He has been married to Joo-Ran Bang since 2002. They have two children.
48. Marny Kennedy
Actress | Mortified
Marny made her professional debut at 11 years old in the lead role in the acclaimed ABC series 'Mortified', for which she was awarded an AFI for Best Young Actor (2005). Other leading roles include Conspiracy 365, A gURL's wURLd and top rating The Saddle Club. Marny played the lead role of Amber ...
50. Taylor Rouviere
Actress | Bloodline
Taylor Rouviere is best known for her portrayal of sweetheart Jane Rayburn on Netflix's hit show "Bloodline" (2015-). Taylor got her start in the industry as just a toddler and appeared in hundreds of print and commercial campaigns internationally throughout her childhood. Her little face also ...