Birth Month Day of 12-19 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Nightcrawler
Jacob Benjamin Gyllenhaal was born in Los Angeles, California, to producer/screenwriter Naomi Foner (née Achs) and director Stephen Gyllenhaal. He is the brother of actress Maggie Gyllenhaal, who played his sister in Donnie Darko (2001). His godmother is actress Jamie Lee Curtis. His mother is from...
Actress | Commando
Alyssa Milano comes from an Italian-American family; her mother Lin Milano is a fashion designer and father Thomas Milano is a film music editor. Alyssa was born in a working-class neighborhood in Brooklyn and grew up in a modest house on Staten Island. One day her babysitter, who was an aspiring ...
Actress | Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Kristy Swanson was born on December 19, 1969 in Mission Viejo, California, USA as Kristen Noel Swanson. She is an actress and producer, known for Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992), Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) and Flowers in the Attic (1987). She has been married to Lloyd Eisler since February 7, ...
Actress | Flashdance
Jennifer Beals was born in December 1963 in Chicago, Illinois and grew up in the city. With a life-long desire for acting, Beals first appeared in small high school plays and even got an uncredited bit part in My Bodyguard (1980) in 1980. After graduation, she enrolled in college at Yale University...
Actress | The Practice
Born and raised in San Francisco, Marla Sokoloff moved to Los Angeles in 1994 and enrolled in the Los Angeles County High School of the Arts, where she studied theater and music. She won numerous awards and accolades for her singing, performing the national anthem at such high profile events as the...
7. Nancy Kyes
Actress | Halloween
Pretty, perky and appealing brunette actress Nancy Kyes had a regrettably brief acting career; she appeared in three excellent features for director John Carpenter in which she acted under the name of Nancy Loomis. She was born on December 19, 1949 in Falls Church, Virginia. Nancy attended high ...
Actress | Armageddon
A native of Toronto, Canada, Jessica Steen is probably best known in the U.S. for having been a regular on two short-lived TV series: the critically acclaimed Homefront (1991) and the science fiction show Earth 2 (1994). You may also recognize her recent work opposite Michael Richards (Kramer from ...
10. Til Schweiger
Actor | Inglourious Basterds
Actor, producer, writer, and director Til Schweiger is Germany's best-known actor and also the country's most successful director. With more than 51 Million admissions no other German filmmaker drew more people to cinemas. He runs his own production company Barefoot Films based in Berlin, Germany.
11. Amy Locane
Actress | Cry-Baby
Amy Locane was picked out of a cattle call of hundreds to test for a popular series at the age of 12 in NYC. She didn't get that part, but was soon cast as a series regular in the NBC sitcom, Spencer. Commercials, Soaps, and more featured TV roles followed, and the Ms. Locane was cast as the lead ...
12. Tara Summers
Actress | Factory Girl
Tara Summers is a British actress best known for her role as Katie Lloyd on David E. Kelley's hugely successful series Boston Legal. She has done numerous arcs on other critically acclaimed shows such as Damages, Ringer, and Sons of Anarchy, in addition to being a series regular on Fox's Rake. Her ...
13. Tim Reid
Actor | WKRP in Cincinnati
Tim Reid was born December 19, 1944 in Norfolk, Virginia and came from a troubled, impoverished childhood. He straightened out his life enough to attend Norfolk State College (now University) and graduate with a business administration degree. He worked for Du Pont in Chicago for a period of time ...
14. Robert Urich
Actor | Magnum Force
Robert grew up in Toronto, Ohio, where his athletic ability led to a four year football scholarship at Florida State University (FSU). There he earned a B.A. in Communications. He later received an M.A. at Michigan State University and then joined WGN radio in Chicago as a sales account ...
15. Scott Cohen
Actor | The 10th Kingdom
Scott Cohen was born in the Bronx, New York, the son of a jazz musician, Jack Cohen. Scott's original aspirations were toward music - and to this day he remains an accomplished and talented pianist. Scott attended the State University of New York at New Paltz where a course in clowning led to the ...
16. Béatrice Dalle
Actress | À l'intérieur
Rebellious. Passionate. Gifted. Beautiful. Béatrice Dalle could be a mix of some artist from many centuries ago and a rock star. Discovered in Betty Blue (1986), Dalle has become a sex symbol and a respected performer. Known for her problems with justice, her relationships with rapper Joey Starr ...
18. Paul Rhys
Actor | Chaplin
Paul Rhys was born on 19 December 1963 in Neath, Wales. He has said that seeing the 1977 film Saturday Night Fever was what first got him interested in becoming an actor. During his time at RADA Rhys was cast as Dean Sharp in Julien Temple's 1986 film Absolute Beginners. In the early 1990s he ...
Actor | E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
Robert MacNaughton was born on December 19, 1966 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor, known for E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982), I Am the Cheese (1983) and The Electric Grandmother (1982). He has been married to Bianca Hunter since July 2, 2012.
20. Elaine Joyce
Actress | Trick or Treat
Elaine Joyce was the lead in the Broadway musical "Sugar" from 1972 to closing with Tony Roberts and Robert Morse. A mainstay on TV game shows in the early 1970s, often appearing with her first husband, Bobby Van.
The marriage of Bobby and Elaine ran a difficult course - an announcement was made On ...
21. Rosa Blasi
Actress | Strong Medicine
A native of Chicago, Rosa comes from a strong theater background, having performed in more than 40 professional productions beginning at age eight; ranging from comedy at the esteemed Piven Performance Company, as well as Second City, to starring in numerous musicals and touring with Kenny Rogers. ...
22. Jack Fisk
Production Designer | There Will Be Blood
Jack Fisk was born on December 19, 1945 in Canton, Illinois, USA. He is a production designer and art director, known for There Will Be Blood (2007), The Tree of Life (2011) and The Master (2012). He has been married to Sissy Spacek since April 12, 1974. They have two children.
23. Mike Lookinland
Actor | The Brady Bunch
Mike Lookinland was born on December 19, 1960 in Mount Pleasant, Utah, USA as Michael Paul Lookinland. He is known for his work on The Brady Bunch (1969), The Way of the Gun (2000) and The Towering Inferno (1974). He has been married to Kelly Wermuth since May 11, 1987. They have two children.
24. Ralph Richardson
Actor | Doctor Zhivago
Sir Ralph Richardson was one of the greatest actors of the 20th Century English-language theater, ascending to the height of his profession in the mid-1930s when he became a star in London's West End. He became the first actor of his generation to be knighted. He became Sir Ralph in 1947, and was ...
25. Gordon Jackson
Actor | The Great Escape
Gordon Cameron Jackson was born on December 19, 1923, in Glasgow, Scotland, the youngest of five children, whose father taught painting in the city. His interest in acting began during his school years, when he took part in many amateur productions. This led to him being spotted by the BBC, and ...
26. Blake Lindsley
Actress | Starship Troopers
Blake Lindsley, a bright, lovely, redhead practically grew up around acting for most of her life. Born on December 19, 1973 in Los Angeles, Blake attended school in Washington D.C. before finishing out her elementary schooling in Los Angeles. In 1986, while attending the Westlake School for girls, ...
28. Jill Talley
Actress | The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie
Jill Talley started her career in acting at the famed Second City Main Stage in Chicago. Where she worked along side Chris Farley, Tim Meadows, Steve Carrell, Amy Sedaris, and others. She was a regular cast member of HBO's critically acclaimed, and cult classic sketch show, Mr. Show with Bob and ...
29. Paul Brinegar
Actor | Rawhide
Paul Brinegar was born on December 19, 1917 in Tucumcari, New Mexico, USA as Paul Alden Brinegar. He was an actor, known for Rawhide (1959), High Plains Drifter (1973) and Maverick (1994). He was married to Shirley Talbott. He died on March 27, 1995 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
30. Irina Voronina
Actress | Reno 911!: Miami
Irina Voronina came to the US in 2001 to pursue modeling career. Besides appearing in numerous print ads and magazines, Irina's acting career has soon taken off. We have recently seen her on a big screen in Reno 911!: Miami (2007) and Epic Movie (2007). She is also a series regular in a first ever ...
31. Claire Cox
Actress | Luther
Claire Cox was born in Peterborough in the U.K. She studied acting at the Central School of Speech and Drama, London. She is known for Sky 1's Jamestown (2017) Fresh Meat ( 2016) Poirot (2013) Wallander (2010) Spooks (2007) Luther, Shooting Fish. In the theatre, she has worked extensively with The ...
33. Richard Hammond
Self | Top Gear
Richard Hammond was born in 1969 in the British town of Solihull, which is near to Birmingham although it tries to pretend that it isn't. He started his career in local radio before getting a break on a cable TV car show where he was able to hone his presenting skills, safe in the knowledge that no...
34. Sam Kelly
Actor | Porridge
Genial Manchester-born comic actor Sam Kelly had a considerable gift for timing and observation. His special forte was playing decrepit, rheumy characters of more advanced years than his own actual age. Among the many endearing impressions he made on the small screen, he is probably best remembered...
35. James Booth
Actor | Zulu
James Booth was born on December 19, 1927 in Croydon, Surrey, England as David Geeves-Booth. He was an actor and writer, known for Zulu (1964), The Breed (2001) and American Ninja 4: The Annihilation (1990). He was married to Paula Delaney. He died on August 11, 2005 in Hadleigh, Essex, England.
40. Lauren Sanchez
Actress | Hollywood Homicide
Lauren Sanchez was born on December 19, 1969 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA as Wendy Lauren Sanchez. She is known for her work on Hollywood Homicide (2003), The Day After Tomorrow (2004) and We Bought a Zoo (2011). She has been married to Patrick Whitesell since August 20, 2005. They have two ...
41. Marlene Clark
Actress | Enter the Dragon
Lovely, sultry and charismatic Marlene Clark was born December 19, 1949, in Los Angeles, California. Her father was a bus driver and her mother worked in a factory. Marlene grew up in New York City's Harlem area, and went to junior college in Tennessee. She was a speech major at the City College of...
42. Édith Piaf
Soundtrack | Inception
When one thinks of Edith Piaf, one thinks of love, sorrow and music. One did not breathe without the other two. Born in Paris practically on the streets on December 19, 1915, she struggled from day one, the daughter of street performers. The mother, a singer, eventually abandoned both Edith and her...
43. Albert Moses
Actor | The Spy Who Loved Me
Albert Moses was born on December 19, 1937 in Gampola, Kandy District, Ceylon. He was an actor and producer, known for The Spy Who Loved Me (1977), An American Werewolf in London (1981) and Octopussy (1983). He died on September 15, 2017 in London, England.
44. Patricia Vonne
Actress | Machete Kills
A native of San Antonio, Texas. Moved to New York City in 1990-2001 pursuing her artistic ambitions. Worked extensively in Europe and America and was featured in national / international commercials, and film work. Formed her own musical band, performed the NY circuit from 98-2001 before relocating...
46. Joshua Bitton
Actor | Justified
Joshua grew up in Queens, NYC. He attended Stuyvesant H.S. - the top academic public high school in the country , and was a baseball player there and in college. He has appeared on over 3 dozen television shows, a dozen films and has numerous stage credits (including multiple nominations for his ...
48. Michael Milhoan
Actor | Field of Dreams
Michael was born and raised in St. Petersburg, Florida. He spent most of his youth studying jazz music and attended North Texas State University on a scholarship. He played lead trumpet with Stan Kenton's 1979 Tour and appeared with Woody Herman and his Thundering Heard. After a car accident left ...
49. Edmund Purdom
Actor | Mil gritos tiene la noche
Edmund Purdom was born on December 19, 1924 in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England as Edmund Anthony Cutlar Purdom. He is known for his work on Pieces (1982), Herod the Great (1959) and The Egyptian (1954). He was married to Vivienne Purdom, Linda Christian, Alicia Darr and Tita Phillips. He...
50. Criss Angel
Actor | CSI: NY
Criss Angel was born on December 19, 1967 and raised in East Meadow, New York. He grew up loving music, playing the drums and always having an interest in magic. Two of his biggest magic influences are Harry Houdini and Richiardi Jr.. His father was also a big influence on him, especially after a ...