Birth Place Matching "Halifax, Yorkshire, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Christina Pickles

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 ...

2. Barrie Ingham

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...

4. Keith Clifford

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.

5. Anita Carey

Actress | Doctors

Anita Carey was born on April 16, 1948 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England. She is an actress and producer, known for Doctors (2000), Final Fantasy XII (2006) and First Among Equals (1986).

6. Wilfred Pickles

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.

7. Emma Williams

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 ...

8. Avril Elgar

Actress | Wilde

Avril Elgar was born on April 1, 1932 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England as Avril Williams. She is an actress, known for Wilde (1997), The Stars Look Down (1974) and Carrie's War (1974). She was previously married to James Maxwell.

9. Jimmy Thompson

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.

10. Kathryn Pogson

Actress | Brazil

Kathryn Pogson was born in 1954 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England. She is an actress, known for Brazil (1985), Breakfast on Pluto (2005) and The Company of Wolves (1984). She was previously married to Stuart Browne.

11. Michael Stainton

Actor | You Must Be the Husband

Michael Stainton was born in 1935 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. He is an actor, known for You Must Be the Husband (1987), Charters & Caldicott (1985) and Whack-O! (1956).

12. Matthew Wolfenden

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.

13. Jessica Harris

Actress | Sparkhouse

Jessica Harris was born in 1981 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. She is an actress, known for Sparkhouse (2002), Thieves Like Us (2007) and Wire in the Blood (2002).

14. Frances Cox

Actress | Open All Hours

Frances Cox was born on April 16, 1913 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England. She was an actress, known for Open All Hours (1973), Dear Ladies (1983) and Ted and Alice (2002). She died in August 2001 in Wakefield, Yorkshire.

15. Paul Opacic

Actor | Bad Girls

Paul Opacic was born in 1966 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. He is an actor, known for Bad Girls (1999), Sam Saturday (1992) and The Chase (2006). He is married to Maggie.

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.

17. Andrew Harwood Mills

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

Actor | The Rise and Fall of César Birotteau

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 ...

20. Rebecca Sarker

Actress | John Carter

Rebecca Sarker was born in 1975 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. She is an actress, known for John Carter (2012), The Golden Hour (2005) and EastEnders (1985).

21. Tom Bailey

Soundtrack | Ghost Busters

Tom Bailey was born on January 18, 1956 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England as Thomas Alexander Bailey. He was previously married to Alannah Currie.

22. John Atkinson

Actor | The Avengers

John Atkinson was born on October 7, 1921 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England as John Carter Atkinson. He was an actor, known for The Avengers (1961), Barnaby Rudge (1960) and The Devil's Crown (1978). He died on May 12, 2007 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.

23. Stuart Wade

Actor | Emmerdale Farm

Stuart Wade was born on August 1, 1971 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England. He is an actor, known for Emmerdale Farm (1972), Dream (2001) and Drug Abuse (2000). He has been married to Tonicha Jeronimo since August 2000. They have one child.

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 ...

26. Barry Gnome

Star Wars

Barry Gnome was born on March 7, 1914 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England. He was an actor, known for Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977). He died on March 26, 1988.

27. Terry Cade

Stunts | The Mummy

Terry Cade was born on March 19, 1951 in Halifax, West Riding, Yorkshire, England. He is known for his work on The Mummy (1999), Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984) and The Mummy Returns (2001).

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 ...

29. Paul Rawson

Camera Department | Broken Arrow

Paul Rawson was born on November 27, 1982 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. He is known for his work on Broken Arrow (1996), Alien: Resurrection (1997) and The Glimmer Man (1996).

30. Dawn Archibald

Actress | The Company of Wolves

Dawn Archibald was born in October 1961 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. She is an actress, known for The Company of Wolves (1984), My Beautiful Laundrette (1985) and Mona Lisa (1986).

31. Johnnie Casson

Actor | Rock with Laughter

Johnnie Casson was born in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. He is an actor, known for Rock with Laughter (1993), Last of the Summer Wine (1973) and The Big Stage (1999).

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.

33. James Pickles

Self | Do the Right Thing

James Pickles was born on March 18, 1925 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England. He was married to Sheila Ratcliffe. He died on December 18, 2010 in London, 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! ...

35. Sophie Foster

Actress | The Royal

Sophie Foster was born on July 14, 1994 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. She is an actress, known for The Royal (2003).

36. E.L. Fisher-Smith

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.

37. Kathleen White

Writer | Girl on Approval

Worked in childcare, and used this experience to pen her screenplay based on an amalgam of some of the characters she met.

38. Alex Cowgill

Self | The Investigator: A British Crime Story

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 ...

39. James Mellor

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

James Mellor was born on October 22, 1977 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. He is an assistant director and actor, known for Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004), The Grey Ones and The Inflight Food Trip (2018).

40. Don Lang

Soundtrack | The Sexplorer

Don Lang was born on January 19, 1925 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England as Gordon Langhorn. He died on August 3, 1992 in London, England.

41. John Kettley

Self | Songs of Praise

John Kettley was born on July 11, 1952 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England as John Graham Kettley.

42. Kim Roberts

Soundtrack | Live It Up!

Kim Roberts was born on April 10, 1945 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England as Rosemary Ann Cotnam. She died on July 22, 2000.

43. Alistair Thompson

Diarios de motocicleta

Member of The British Academy of Film and Television Arts.

45. Frank Worthington

Self | Cryer's Crackers

Frank Worthington was born on November 23, 1948 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England.

46. David Blair

Live from Lincoln Center

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.

47. Olivia Lyon

Actress | Blue Murder

Olivia Lyon was born in 2003 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. She is an actress, known for Blue Murder (2003) and Where the Heart Is (1997).

48. Billy Percy

Actor | A Sister to Assist 'Er

Billy Percy was born in 1893 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England as William Thomas Percy. He was an actor, known for A Sister to Assist 'Er (1938), The Two Charleys (1959) and Asking for Trouble (1942). He died on January 16, 1964 in Epsom, Surrey, England.

49. Rosie Foster

Actress | In the Middle of the River

Rosie Foster was born on July 24, 1997 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. She is an actress, known for In the Middle of the River (2018) and Heartbeat (1992).

50. Christine Glanville

Labyrinth

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.


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