Birth Month Day of 05-05 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Henry Cavill

Actor | Man of Steel

Henry William Dalgliesh Cavill was born on the Bailiwick of Jersey, a British Crown dependency in the Channel Islands. His mother, Marianne (Dalgliesh), a housewife, was also born on Jersey, and is of Irish, Scottish and English ancestry. Henry's father, Colin Richard Cavill, a stockbroker, is of ...

2. Zach McGowan

Actor | Dracula Untold

Zach McGowan was born and raised in New York City, where he started acting at an early age in school productions. His passion for the stage followed him through his high school and college years and landed him on the New York City stage in 2003 where he honed his craft in numerous off Broadway ...

3. Vincent Kartheiser

Actor | Mad Men

Known to audiences worldwide as spitfire advertising executive "Pete Campbell" on Matthew Weiner's Golden Globe, Emmy, and SAG Award-winning drama series Mad Men (2007), Vincent Kartheiser has actually been acting since he was a teen. Starting with Untamed Heart (1993), alongside Marisa Tomei, ...

4. John Rhys-Davies

Actor | The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

Acclaimed Welsh actor John Rhys-Davies was born in Ammanford, Carmarthenshire, Wales, to Mary Margaretta Phyllis (Jones), a nurse, and Rhys Davies, a mechanical engineer and Colonial Officer. He graduated from the University of East Anglia and is probably best known to film audiences for his roles ...

5. Richard E. Grant

Actor | Gosford Park

Richard E. Grant was born on May 5, 1957 in Mbabane, Hhohho, Swaziland as Richard Grant Esterhuysen. He is an actor, known for Gosford Park (2001), Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018) and Withnail & I (1987). He has been married to Joan Washington since November 1, 1986. They have two children.

6. Lance Henriksen

Actor | Hard Target

An intense, versatile actor as adept at playing clean-cut FBI agents as he is psychotic motorcycle-gang leaders, who can go from portraying soulless, murderous vampires to burned-out, world-weary homicide detectives, Lance Henriksen has starred in a variety of films that have allowed him to stretch...

7. Santiago Cabrera

Actor | Big Little Lies

Santiago Cabrera was born in Caracas, Venezuela, to Chilean parents, and grew up in London, Romania, Toronto, and Madrid. Although he considers Santiago, Chile, his hometown, he splits his time between London and Los Angeles.

Cabrera trained at London's prestigious Drama Centre under renowned ...

8. Danielle Fishel

Actress | Boy Meets World

Danielle Christine Fishel was born on May 5, 1981, in Mesa, Arizona. She began acting professionally at the age of ten, during which she made many TV guest appearances and commercials. She was originally a guest star on the show Boy Meets World (1993), but Danielle added a spark that the show ...

9. Lisa Eilbacher

Actress | Beverly Hills Cop

Lisa Eilbacher was born in Saudi Arabia, the daughter of an oil company executive. She spent her most formative years in Paris. After moving to Beverly Hills, California with her family, she soon appeared on television on episodes of Wagon Train (1957), Laredo (1965), My Three Sons (1960), and ...

10. Clark Duke

Actor | The Croods

Clark Duke was born in Glenwood, Arkansas. His parents are Angela and Ronnie Duke. Along with best friend Michael Cera, Duke created, wrote, directed, and produced the web series Clark and Michael (2007) in which he plays a fictional version of himself. The pilot episode was directed by Duke as his...

11. Kurt Sutter

Writer | Sons of Anarchy

Raised in the shadow of Rahway prison, Sutter spent most of his New Jersey childhood indoors, away from people, three feet from a TV screen. That's where he learned the essentials of storytelling and the comic significance of anvils.

After graduating from Rutgers University with a BA in Film, Kurt ...

12. Marc Alaimo

Actor | Total Recall

Marc Alaimo was born on May 5, 1942 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Michael Anthony Alaimo. He is an actor, known for Total Recall (1990), Tango & Cash (1989) and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993).

13. Tyrone Power

Actor | Witness for the Prosecution

Tyrone Power was one of the great romantic swashbuckling stars of the mid-twentieth century, and the third Tyrone Power of four in a famed acting dynasty reaching back to the eighteenth century. His great-grandfather was the first Tyrone Power (1795-1841), a famed Irish comedian. His father, known ...

14. Michael Palin

Actor | Monty Python and the Holy Grail

Michael Palin is an English comedian, actor, writer and television presenter. He was one of the members of the comedy group Monty Python.

After the Monty Python television series ended in 1974, the Palin/Jones team worked on Ripping Yarns, an intermittent television comedy series broadcast over ...

15. Sage Stallone

Actor | Rocky V

Sage Stallone was born on May 5, 1976 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Sage Moonblood Stallone. He was an actor, known for Rocky V (1990), Daylight (1996) and Vic (2006). He was married to Starlin Wright. He died on July 13, 2012 in Studio City, Los Angeles.

16. Pat Carroll

Actress | The Little Mermaid

She has played everything from chatterbox wives to wicked stepsisters on TV, and from Gertrude Stein to Shakespeare's Falstaff on stage. At age 80 plus, the plucky comedienne shows no signs of stopping any time soon. The riotous Pat Carroll was born in Shreveport, Louisiana in 1927, the daughter of...

17. Ellie Gall

Actress | Stargate Origins: Catherine

Ellie Gall was born on May 5, 1996 in Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She is an actress, known for Stargate Origins: Catherine (2018), A Midsummer's Nightmare (2017) and Ash vs Evil Dead (2015).

18. Tina Yothers

Actress | Family Ties

Green-eyed Tina Yothers began doing commercials when she was just three years old. The daughter of TV film producer Robert Yothers, she was born on May 5, 1973 in Whittier, California. Her three brothers (Jeff, Randy Poindexter Yothers and Cory 'Bumper' Yothers) had all acted in commercials. She ...

19. Roger Rees

Actor | Frida

Like a number of British actors of the same generation (John Hurt and Alan Rickman, to name two), Roger Rees originally trained for the visual arts. He was born on May 5 1944 in Aberystwyth, Wales, and acted in church and Boy Scouts stage productions while growing up in South London, but studied ...

20. Virginie Efira

Actress | Elle

Virginie Efira was born on May 5, 1977 in Brussels, Belgium. She is an actress and writer, known for Elle (2016), In Bed with Victoria (2016) and Second Chance (2011). She was previously married to Patrick Ridremont.

21. Melinda Culea

Actress | The Fisher King

Melinda Culea was born in a suburb of Chicago on May 5, 1955. At the age of 20, she moved to New York to join a prestigious modeling agency; her first marriage broke up in the process. After four years in New York, she moved to California to break into the TV industry. After doing a number of ...

22. Michael Murphy

Actor | Manhattan

Michael Murphy was born in Los Angeles, California, to Georgia Arlyn (née Money), a teacher, and Bearl Branton Murphy, a salesman. After a hitch in the Marine Corps, Murphy attended the University of Arizona, Tuscon, and then went to U.C.L.A. to get his teaching credential. From 1962 to 1964, he ...

23. Bing Russell

Actor | The Magnificent Seven

Although best known as the deputy on Bonanza (1959) and Robert in The Magnificent Seven (1960), Russell's notoriety on a national level was as the owner of the Portland Mavericks Baseball Club. Helming the only independent team in the class A Northwest League, Russell was an innovator. Before Bull ...

24. Jim Kelly

Actor | Enter the Dragon

With his funky Afro hairstyle, super cool attitude and superb karate skills, Jim Kelly was instantly identifiable, and one of the top martial arts film stars of the early 1970s. After appearing in a minor film role, Kelly's second screen effort was as one of the invited guests to the deadly Han's ...

25. Adele

Soundtrack | Skyfall

Adele Laurie Blue Adkins (born May 5, 1988) is a British singer-songwriter who has sold millions of albums worldwide and won a total of 15 Grammys as well as an Oscar. Adele's first two albums, 19 and 21, earned her critical praise and a level of commercial success unsurpassed among her peers. ...

26. Brooke Hogan

Actress | Sand Sharks

Brooke Hogan was born on May 5, 1988 in Tampa, Florida, USA as Brooke Ellen Bollea. She is an actress and producer, known for Sand Sharks (2012), School of the Dead and GLOW (2017).

27. Chris Brown

Actor | Takers

Chris Brown was born on May 5, 1989 in Tappahannock, Virginia, USA as Christopher Maurice Brown.

28. James Mathers

Cinematographer | The U.S. vs. John Lennon

Filmmaker, James Mathers began his career in the entertainment industry as a child actor appearing as "Jimmy Mathers" in many films and TV series of the 1960s. Behind the lens professional work started after he attended film school and a wide variety of staff and freelance assignments led to a ...

29. Nicholas Guest

Actor | National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation

Nicholas Guest was born on May 5, 1951 in New York City, New York, USA as Nicholas Haden-Guest. He is known for his work on National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989), Trading Places (1983) and Astro Boy (2009). He has been married to Pamela Guest since November 26, 1989. He was previously ...

30. Tara Alexandra Brown

Actress | Bosch

Tara Alexandra Brown was born in Reno, Nevada and is an American film, television, and theater actress. During a visit to Los Angeles, Brown was discovered by renowned casting director, Fern Champion, when she was 14 years old after performing in a casting workshop meant for adults. Champion was so...

31. Hannah Jeter

Actress | Vacation

Hannah Jeter was born on May 5, 1990 in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands. She is an actress, known for Vacation (2015), Rush (2008) and Project Runway (2004). She has been married to Derek Jeter since July 9, 2016. They have two children.

32. Heather Chadwell

Actress | Dog Eat Dog

Heather Chadwell was born on May 5, 1975 in Columbus, Ohio, USA. She is an actress, known for Dog Eat Dog (2016), The Country Singer and Californication (2007).

33. Peter Howitt

Actor | Sliding Doors

Peter Howitt was born on May 5, 1957 in Manchester, England. He is an actor and director, known for Sliding Doors (1998), Johnny English (2003) and Dangerous Parking (2007). He has been married to Lorraine since August 5, 2001.

34. Lasse Åberg

Actor | Den ofrivillige golfaren

Lasse Åberg was born on May 5, 1940 in Hofors, Gävleborgs län, Sweden. He is an actor and writer, known for Den ofrivillige golfaren (1991), Sällskapsresan eller Finns det svenskt kaffe på grisfesten (1980) and Hälsoresan - En smal film av stor vikt (1999). He has been married to ...

35. Gary Dubin

Actor | The AristoCats

Gary Dubin was born on May 5, 1959 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Gary Michael Dubin. He was an actor and producer, known for The Aristocats (1970), Jaws 2 (1978) and Cursed (2005). He was married to Marietha Zumaran. He died on October 8, 2016 in Burbank, California.

36. Alice Faye

Soundtrack | Hello, Frisco, Hello

As A&E's Biography put it, "She rose from the mean streets of New York's Hell's Kitchen to become the most famous singing actress in the world. When the pressures of fame became too much, she had the courage to leave Hollywood on her own terms". Alice Faye was born Alice Jeanne Leppert in NYC on ...

37. Monica Lewis

Actress | Earthquake

For almost two decades, Monica Lewis was the idealized, wholesomely sexy sound and image of apple-pie America, lending a curvaceous, dimpled smile and melodious voice of hope to thousands of U.S. troops through two of the 20th century's greatest wars. She starred on the very first "Ed Sullivan Show...

38. Larissa Wilson

Actress | Skins

Larissa Wilson was born on May 5, 1989 in Bristol, England. She is an actress, known for Skins (2007), Trollied (2011) and Tormented (2009).

39. Ben Wright

Actor | The Sound of Music

Ben Wright was born May 5, 1915, to an English mother and an American father in London, England, UK. At 16, he entered the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts where classmates included such future stars as Ida Lupino. Upon graduating, he acted in several West End stage productions. When WWII broke out, ...

40. Lisa Jane Persky

Actress | When Harry Met Sally...

Lisa Jane Persky (aka Eljay Persky) grew up in New York City's Greenwich Village and began her acting career at La Mama E.T.C. in H.M. Koutoukas' "Grandmother Is In The Strawberry Patch" as the "World's Most Perfect Teenager". She next crossed East 4th St. to co-star with Divine in Tom Eyen's "...

41. Devon Gearhart

Actor | Funny Games

Devon Gearhart was born on May 5, 1995 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. He is an actor, known for Funny Games (2007), Shorts (2009) and Canvas (2006).

42. Robert Foulk

The Maltese Falcon

Robert Foulk was born on May 5, 1908 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He is known for his work on The Maltese Falcon (1941), Bonanza (1959) and Rebel Without a Cause (1955). He was married to Barbara Slater. He died on February 25, 1989 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

43. Bobby Coleman

Actor | The Last Song

Bobby Coleman was born on May 5, 1997 in Pasadena, California, USA as Robert Moorhouse Coleman III. He is known for his work on The Last Song (2010), Martian Child (2007) and Must Love Dogs (2005).

44. Marion Bailey

Actress | Allied

Marion Bailey was born on May 5, 1951 in Watford, Hertfordshire, England. She is an actress, known for Allied (2016), Mr. Turner (2014) and Vera Drake (2004).

45. Pauline Egan

Actress | Home Before Dark

Pauline Egan was born in Benowa, Qld, Australia. She trained with Tom McSweeney and The Australian Film and Television Academy, Sydney. In 2010 she relocated to Vancouver, Canada and began training with sought after acting coach Ben Ratner. She landed her first major network role at age 23, playing...

46. Ian Michael Smith

Actor | Simon Birch

Ian Michael Smith was born on May 5, 1987 in Illinois, USA. He is an actor, known for Simon Birch (1998).

47. Will Hutchins

Actor | Shangani Patrol

Lanky and likeable Will Hutchins was born in Los Angeles, California in 1930 and went to Pomona College and UCLA while spending two years as an Army cryptographer. Practically out of nowhere, he was discovered by a Warner Bros. TV talent scout and signed without any previous experience. Besides ...

48. Jerzy Skolimowski

Actor | The Avengers

Born in Lódz, Poland, in 1938. Director, playwright, scriptwriter, and actor. Graduated in ethnology, literature and history from Warsaw University in 1959. Graduated from Lódz Film Academy in directing in 1962. Feature debut: _Identification Marks - None_ (Rysopis, 1964, scr., dir, act.), awarded ...

49. Takehito Koyasu

Actor | Shin seiki Evangelion Gekijô-ban: Air/Magokoro wo, kimi ni

Takehito Koyasu was born on May 5, 1965 in Yokohama, Japan. He is an actor, known for Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion (1997), JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (2012) and Revolutionary Girl Utena (1997).

50. Ilene Woods

Actress | Cinderella

Ilene Woods was born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, the daughter of "a backstage mom" who was responsible for Ilene getting her show biz start on the stage--at age two! At 14, during a vacation in New York City, she received an offer to top-line her own radio show once she became available at the ...


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