Birth Place Matching "Chelsea, London, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Superman
The lovely Susannah York, a gamin, blue-eyed, cropped blonde British actress, displayed a certain crossover star quality when she dared upon the Hollywood scene in the early 1960s. A purposefully intriguing, enigmatic and noticeably uninhibited talent, she was born Susannah Yolande Fletcher on ...
2. Edward Fox
Actor | A Bridge Too Far
Edward Fox was born on April 13, 1937 in Chelsea, London, England as Edward Charles Morrice Fox. He is an actor and producer, known for A Bridge Too Far (1977), The Day of the Jackal (1973) and Gandhi (1982). He has been married to Joanna David since 2004. They have two children. He was previously ...
Actress | Kind Hearts and Coronets
Joan Greenwood, of the plummy feline voice, was born in the well-to-do London section of Chelsea, the daughter of renowned portrait painter Sydney Earnshaw Greenwood (1887-1949). Dancing from the age of eight, she took ballet lessons and later enrolled at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA). ...
5. Jon Pertwee
Actor | Doctor Who
Jon Pertwee is best known for his portrayal of the Doctor, on the BBC science fiction television series Doctor Who (1963). He portrayed the Doctor from 1970 to 1974. His 60-year entertainment career included work in radio, films, and cabaret. This was despite the inauspicious beginning of having ...
Actress | Mandy
Phyllis Hannah Bickle was born in Chelsea in 1915 and studied dancing at the Margaret Morris school of dance, until an injury forced her to give up dancing and turn instead to acting. Her 70 year film career began with a bit part in The Arcadians (1927) when she was just 12 years old. Along with ...
8. J.C. Brandy
Actress | Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers
J.C. Brandy was born on November 15, 1975 in Chelsea, London, England as Justine Chelsea Brandy. She is an actress, known for Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995), Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987) and God's Helper (2001). She has been married to Nathaniel Kunkel since July 7, 2005. ...
9. Kay Walsh
Actress | The Horse's Mouth
Kay Walsh graced the British Cinema of the 1930s and 1940s as a leading lady, before maturing into character roles. She was born Kathleen Walsh in London, England of Irish parentage. She and her sister Peggy were raised in Pimlico by their grandmother. She began her career as a dancer in the chorus...
10. Ernest Thesiger
Actor | Bride of Frankenstein
Although he made nearly 60 films in a 50-year acting career, it is for the two he made with director James Whale that Ernest Thesiger will be best remembered. Born Ernest Frederic Graham Thesiger in London on January 15, 1879, he was the grandson of the first Baron of Chelmsford. Educated at ...
14. William Rushton
Actor | Nothing But the Best
William Rushton was born on August 18, 1937 in Chelsea, London, England as William George Rushton. He was an actor and writer, known for Nothing But the Best (1964), Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines or How I Flew from London to Paris in 25 hours 11 minutes (1965) and Up Pompeii! (1969)...
Actress | The Main Chance
Margaret Ashcroft was born on February 16, 1931 in Chelsea, London, England. She was an actress, known for The Main Chance (1969), The Brothers (1972) and Armchair Theatre (1956). She was married to Morris Perry. She died on October 25, 2016 in the United Kingdom.
Writer | Heartstrings
Elizabeth Gaskell was born on September 29, 1810 in Chelsea, London, England as Elizabeth Cleghorn Stevenson. She was a writer, known for Heartstrings (1923), Your Show Time (1949) and BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950). She was married to Rev. William Gaskell. She died on November 12, 1865 in ...
20. Annette Mills
Soundtrack | Band Waggon
Annette Mills was born in 1894 in Chelsea, London, England as Edith Mabel Mills. She was a writer, known for Band Waggon (1940), Millions Like Us (1943) and Before the Fringe (1967). She was married to Cecil Leon Roberts. She died on January 10, 1955 in London.
21. Roderick Shaw
Actor | The Adventures of Black Beauty
Roderick Shaw was born on June 30, 1958 in Chelsea, London, England. He was an actor, known for The Adventures of Black Beauty (1972), The Pallisers (1974) and Journey to the Unknown (1968). He died in April 1996 in Rochdale, Lancashire, England.
26. Peter Bennett
Actor | Lady Chatterley's Lover
Peter Bennett was born on September 17, 1917 in Chelsea, London, England. He was an actor, known for Lady Chatterley's Lover (1981), The Adventures of Robin Hood (1955) and BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950). He was married to Sheila Bramwell-Jones. He died on December 23, 1989 in London.
Actor | Casualty
Patrick Lichfield was born on April 25, 1939 in Chelsea, London, England as Thomas Patrick John Anson. He was an actor, known for Casualty (1986), Mad Dogs and Englishmen (1995) and The Brian Connell Interview (1970). He was married to Lady Leonora Mary Grosvenor. He died on November 11, 2005 in ...
30. Simon Relph
Assistant Director | Reds
Simon Relph was born on April 13, 1940 in Chelsea, London, England as Simon George Michael Relph. He was an assistant director and producer, known for Reds (1981), Hideous Kinky (1998) and Damage (1992). He was married to Amanda Grinling. He died on October 30, 2016 in London.
32. Olwen Brookes
Actress | An Inspector Calls
Olwen Brookes was born on November 26, 1901 in Chelsea, London, England as Olwen Edna Jones. She was an actress, known for An Inspector Calls (1954), The Forsyte Saga (1967) and The Six Proud Walkers (1962). She died on September 17, 1976 in Kensington, London.
34. Harold Macmillan
Writer | The First World War
Harold MacMillan was born in London in 1894, the grandson of publisher Daniel MacMillan. Educated at Eton and Balliol College, Oxford, he joined the Grenadier Guards in 1914. Serving on the Western front, he was present at the Battle of the Somme in 1916. In 1924 he stood as Conservative candidate ...
36. Mary Hinton
Actress | Gaslight
Mary Hinton was born on February 17, 1896 in Chelsea, London, England as Emily Rachel Forster. She was an actress, known for Gaslight (1940), The Second Mrs. Tanqueray (1952) and Shop Spoiled (1954). She was married to George Henry Lane Fox Pitt-Rivers. She died on February 5, 1979 in Exbury, ...
38. Toby Robertson
Assistant Director | Lord of the Flies
Toby Robertson was born on November 29, 1928 in Chelsea, London, England. He was a director and actor, known for Lord of the Flies (1963), Callan (1967) and Armchair Mystery Theatre (1960). He was married to Jane McCulloch. He died on July 4, 2012 in London.
40. Polly Elwes
Actress | Stage by Stage
Polly Elwes was born on February 29, 1928 in Chelsea, London, England as Mary Freya Elwes. She was an actress, known for Stage by Stage (1954), BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950) and How We Used to Live (1968). She was married to Peter Dimmock. She died on July 15, 1987 in Newbury, Berkshire, England.
Actress | Softly Softly
Margaret St. Barbe West was born on April 14, 1903 in Chelsea, London, England as Margaret St. Barbe Sladen. She was an actress, known for Softly Softly (1966), Urge to Kill (1960) and Home and Away (1956). She died on June 21, 1988 in Limington, Somerset, England.
47. Robert Chetwyn
Director | Private Schulz
Robert Chetwyn was born on September 7, 1933 in Chelsea, London, England as Robert Frederick Suckling. He was a director and actor, known for Private Schulz (1981), Mystery!: Campion (1989) and The Irish R.M. (1983). He died on November 8, 2015 in London.
Christopher Chataway was born on January 31, 1931 in Chelsea, London, England as Christopher John Chataway. He was an actor, known for Champion: The Franz Stampfl Story, This Question of Pressures (1969) and ITV News (1955). He was married to Carola and Anna. He died on January 19, 2014 in ...