Birth Place Matching "Halifax, Yorkshire, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Masters of the Universe
Christina Pickles was born on February 17, 1935 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England as Christine Pickles. She is an actress and producer, known for Masters of the Universe (1987), Friends (1994) and Romeo + Juliet (1996). She has been married to Ian Masters since 2005. She was previously married to ...
Actor | The Great Mouse Detective
Barrie Ingham was born on February 10, 1932 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England as Barrie Stanton Ingham. He was an actor, known for The Great Mouse Detective (1986), The Day of the Jackal (1973) and Dr. Who and the Daleks (1965). He was married to Tarne Phillips. He died on January 23, 2015 in Palm ...
3. Eric Portman
Actor | A Canterbury Tale
With his clipped delivery, aristocratic if somewhat ominous manner and suave, urbane demeanor, Eric Portman was so good at playing German and/or Nazi officers that many believed he actually was German, or at least Austrian. The fact is that he was British to the core, having been born and raised in...
Actor | Last of the Summer Wine
Keith Clifford was born on June 20, 1938 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. He is an actor, known for Last of the Summer Wine (1973), Coronation Street (1960) and Goldplated (2006). He has been married to Annie since November 23, 1974. They have six children.
Actor | Billy Liar
Wilfred Pickles was born on October 13, 1904 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England. He was an actor, known for Billy Liar (1963), The Gay Dog (1954) and The Family Way (1966). He was married to Mabel Pickles. He died on March 27, 1978 in Brighton, East Sussex, England.
Actress | Agatha Christie's Marple
Emma Williams was born in 1983, in Halifax, West Yorkshire. She has already starred in a hit movie (The Parole Officer), taken part in several shows for TV, the most recent being Miss Marple - The Body in the Library and has had lead roles on the West End in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang at the London ...
Actor | Carry on Cruising
Jimmy Thompson was born on October 30, 1925 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England as James Edward Thompson. He was an actor, known for Carry on Cruising (1962), Carry On Jack (1963) and The Jazz Age (1968). He was married to Nina Brinckley. He died on April 21, 2005 in York, Yorkshire.
Actor | Emmerdale Farm
Matthew Wolfenden was born on May 5, 1980 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England as Matthew Ian Wolfenden. He is an actor, known for Emmerdale Farm (1972), The Courtroom (2004) and Hollyoaks: Let Loose (2005). He has been married to Charley Webb since February 10, 2018. They have two children.
16. Marie Hemingway
Actress | The Second Mrs. Tanqueray
Marie Hemingway was born on March 3, 1889 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England as Marie Foster Hemingway. She was an actress, known for The Second Mrs. Tanqueray (1916), A Master of Men (1917) and Follow the Lady (1933). She was married to Claude Rains. She died on June 7, 1939 in Sandgate, Kent, England.
Actor | War Games
Andrew Harwood Mills was born on the 5th January, 1980, in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. He studied acting at the highly respected Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in Cardiff and graduated in 2005. He has starred in numerous theatrical productions and is a writer and musician. He lives in...
18. John Noakes
John Noakes was born on March 6, 1934 in Shelf, Halifax, Yorkshire, England as John Wallace Bottomley. He was an actor, known for The Rise and Fall of César Birotteau (1965), Redcap (1964) and Camera Three (1955). He was married to Victoria Fenez. He died on May 28, 2017 in Palma, Majorca, ...
19. John Christie
Christie had a difficult childhood growing up with stern and unaffectionate parents. He left school at 15. Christie initially worked as a police clerk but was fired for petty theft. He was disowned by his family when he was caught stealing from his father's carpet factory. During World War One he ...
24. Matthew Maude
Visual Effects | Deja Vu
Matthew Maude went to a boarding school from the age of 8, and he stayed there until his A-levels, winning many a school drama prize. When he was 17 he left to pursue his acting career when he got the part of Scott in the British TV show, Crossroads (2001). Since the show's unfortunate cancellation...
25. Calvin Dyson
Writer | Animation Fun-Pak
Calvin grew up in the small Yorkshire town of Brighouse and spent much of his childhood watching classic Disney films and cartoons, kindling his life long love of animation. It was also in childhood that Calvin learned the basics of stop motion animation, dabbling with the process until finally ...
28. Big Daddy
Self | World of Sport
One of the biggest Icons in British Pro-Wrestling from 1950s to the 1980s. He was a heel in his early days in wrestling as charactors like "The Blonde Adonis" & "Mr. Universe" for (BWF) British Wrestling Fedaration. Between the 1960s & mid 70s he didn't wrestle much, but in 1976 he made a comeback ...
32. Maggie Hanley
Actress | A Boy, a Girl and a Bike
Maggie Hanley was born in 1931 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England as Christobel Margaret Avery. She was an actress, known for A Boy, a Girl and a Bike (1949), Owen, M.D. (1971) and Curtain Up (1952). She was married to Jimmy Hanley. She died on February 23, 2015 in Woking, Surrey, England.
34. Eric Rogers
Music Department | Dr. No
Born in 1921, Eric Rogers' interest in music began at an early age. A regular churchgoer, he was taught to play the church organ at the age of 13. His musical apprenticeship was a largely untutored one. During the Second World War, Rogers found himself playing the piano in return for free beer! ...
Art Department | The Secret of the Loch
E.L. Fisher-Smith was born on January 19, 1894 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England as Emerson Lyman Fisher-Smith. He was an actor and art director, known for The Secret of the Loch (1934), Tiger Bay (1934) and Men of Steel (1932). He died in 1973 in Malta.
38. Alex Cowgill
Born near Bradford in West Yorkshire, he is an only child but has a large extended family of cousins in the US and Australia.
Alex went to school at Malsis, the same school Oscar winner, Simon Beaufoy attended. Before moving to Woodhouse Grove
Alex was hooked on performing from an early age.
His role ...
46. David Blair
David Blair was born on July 27, 1932 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England as David Butterfield. He is known for his work on Live from Lincoln Center (1976), The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970) and Romeo and Juliet (1966). He was married to Maryon Lane. He died on April 1, 1976 in London, England.
Christine Glanville was born on October 24, 1924 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England as Nancy Christine Fletcher. She is known for her work on Labyrinth (1986), Thunderbirds Are GO (1966) and Stingray (1964). She died on February 28, 1999 in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England.