Birth Place Matching "Iowa City, Iowa, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Michael Mosley

Actor | Ozark

Michael Mosley has been bringing characters to life in film, television, and on stage for the past decade. Mosley can currently be seen starring on the USA series "Sirens," created by Denis Leary and Bob Fisher. The comedy based on the BBC show of the same name, follows three fast, ball-busting ...

2. Phyllis Somerville

Actress | Little Children

Phyllis Somerville was born on December 12, 1943 in Iowa City, Iowa, USA. She is an actress, known for Little Children (2006), The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008) and Stoker (2013).

3. Hill Harper

Actor | CSI: NY

Hill Harper, an accomplished film, television and stage actor, stars in the hit CBS drama series, CSI: NY (2004). He portrays "Dr. Sheldon Hawkes", a reclusive coroner who walked away from a promising surgical career after the traumatic loss of two patients. This February, he will star in the HBO ...

4. Laura Leighton

Actress | Melrose Place

Laura Leighton was born on July 24, 1968 in Iowa City, Iowa, USA as Laura Diane Miller. She is an actress, known for Melrose Place (1992), The Burrowers (2008) and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999). She has been married to Doug Savant since May 1998. They have two children.

5. Phil Morris

Actor | Atlantis: The Lost Empire

Phil Morris was born on April 4, 1959 in Iowa City, Iowa, USA as Phillip Morris. He is an actor and writer, known for Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001), Meet the Spartans (2008) and Black Dynamite (2009). He has been married to Carla Gittelson since September 24, 1983. They have two children.

6. Sharon Farrell

Actress | Can't Buy Me Love

Sharon Farrell was born on December 24, 1940 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA as Sharon Forsmoe. She is an actress, known for Can't Buy Me Love (1987), Night of the Comet (1984) and Lone Wolf McQuade (1983).

7. Jerry Mathers

Actor | The Trouble with Harry

Jerry Mathers was born on June 2, 1948 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA as Gerald P. Mathers. He is an actor and director, known for The Trouble with Harry (1955), Leave It to Beaver (1957) and The Love Boat (1977). He has been married to Teresa Modnick since January 30, 2011. He was previously married to ...

8. Kian Lawley

Actor | Before I Fall

Kian Robert Lawley is an actor born in Sioux City, Iowa, that moved to San Clemente, California when he was five years old. Kian started a YouTube channel with his best friend Sam Pottorff in 2010, two years later he joined a collab channel called Our2ndLife (O2L), which ended 2014. In 2015 he ...

9. Fred Grandy

Actor | The Love Boat

Fred is lovingly known as Gopher by his millions of fans around the world who watched him became for 9 years in the 1970s hit series The Love Boat (1977). But, before Fred became well known as an actor, he went to "Phillips Exeter Academy" with David Eisenhower. Later, he became David's best man ...

10. Macdonald Carey

Actor | Days of Our Lives

American film and television actor MacDonald Carey became famous for his role as Dr. Tom Horton on NBC's soap opera Days of Our Lives (1965). For three decades he was the centered cast member of the show.

His film career was from the 1940s-'60s, and he appeared mostly in second-features (aka "B" ...

11. Ron Clements

Writer | Hercules

Ron Clements was born on April 25, 1953 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA as Ronald Francis Clements. He is a writer and director, known for Hercules (1997), Aladdin (1992) and The Princess and the Frog (2009). He has been married to Tamara Lee Glumace since February 25, 1989.

12. Tim Chiou

Actor | Silicon Valley

Tim Chiou was born on November 23, 1979 in Iowa City, Iowa, USA. He is known for his work on Silicon Valley (2014), American Koko (2017) and iZombie (2015).

13. Margaret Welsh

Actress | Grey's Anatomy

Margaret Welsh was born in Iowa City, Iowa, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for Grey's Anatomy (2005), American Heart (1992) and Jake in Progress (2005). She has been married to John Michael Higgins since February 1, 2003. They have two children.

14. Ashley Tesoro

Actress | The Bold and the Beautiful

Ashley Tesoro is a Christian and country music singer. In 2007 she released her self-titled country music debut through Tesoro Records. In 2010 she released a Country-Gospel album titled "Oh You Angel." In 2012 she released a Gospel Hymns album titled "Simply Worship." All of her EP's were produced...

15. Jessica Sharzer

Producer | American Horror Story

Grew up in New York City. Holds a B.A. from Wesleyan University, an M.A. from Berkeley and an M.F.A. in film from NYU.

16. John Lacy

Actor | Hell on Wheels

John Lacy is an American actor-director-writer living in Los Angeles. John was born in Iowa City where his father, the writer Robert Lacy, studied at the Iowa Writer's Workshop under the mentor-ship of Kurt Vonnegut and Richard Yates, alongside fellow students and notable writers, Andre Dubus, ...

17. Jerry Lacy

Actor | Play It Again, Sam

Jerry Lacy was born on March 27, 1936 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA as Gerald LeRoy Lacy. He is an actor and writer, known for Play It Again, Sam (1972), Spidora (2014) and The Last Case of August T. Harrison (2015). He has been married to Julia Duffy since June 21, 1984. They have two children.

18. Caitlin Dulany

Actress | Project X

Caitlin Dulany was born in Iowa City, Iowa where her father was a graduate student at the prestigious Iowa Writer's Workshop. Her family then moved to Kennybunk, Maine and eventually to Brooklyn, New York. She attended St. Ann's School in Brooklyn Heights, where her mother, Barry Dulany, was a ...

19. Tanna Frederick

Actress | Hollywood Dreams

Tanna Frederick was born on August 11, 1979 in Mason City, Iowa, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Hollywood Dreams (2006), Irene in Time (2009) and The M Word (2014).

20. Jan Munroe

Actor | Catch Me If You Can

Jan Munroe was born on June 24, 1952 in Iowa City, Iowa, USA. He is an actor, known for Catch Me If You Can (2002), Poseidon (2006) and A Few Good Men (1992). He has been married to Frances Conroy since 1992.

21. Robert Watzke

Director | Timepiece

Originally from Iowa City, Iowa, he is a theatre actor and director, and is dedicated to the performance and study of improvisation, having taught it to a wide variety of amateurs and professionals. Gary Austin (creator of The Groundlings), has called him, "One of the best improvisers I've ever ...

22. Randy Powell

Actor | Logan's Run

Randy Powell was born on April 14, 1950 in Iowa City, Iowa, USA. He is an actor, known for Logan's Run (1977), Dallas (1978) and Days of Our Lives (1965).

23. Pierre Watkin

Actor | Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

Pierre Watkin was one of a stable of tall, distinguished-looking and sophisticated character actors (such as Russell Hicks, Jonathan Hale, Selmer Jackson and Samuel S. Hinds) whom Hollywood kept steadily employed playing political leaders, army officers, lawyers, wealthy businessmen and the like. ...

24. Frances Rafferty

Actress | The Adventures of Don Coyote

A pouty-lipped glamour girl in "B" films during the 1940s, actress Frances Rafferty did a complete role reversal and turned wholesome housewife on TV into the next decade.

Born on June 16, 1922 in Sioux City, Iowa, Frances Anne Rafferty and her family, during the Depression era, moved to Los Angeles...

25. Nate Ruess

Soundtrack | National Treasure

Nate Ruess is an American singer and songwriter. He is the lead vocalist of indie pop band Fun.

Fun released their first studio album, entitled Aim and Ignite. The album received generally positive reviews and peaked at 71 on the Billboard 200.

Their second album, Some Nights, was released on ...

26. Meredith Willson

Soundtrack | The Music Man

Meredith Willson - musician, playwright and composer - was best known for the book, words, and music for The Music Man (1962). He wrote two other musical plays, including The Unsinkable Molly Brown (1964). Many of his songs are standards, including "You and I", "May the Good Lord Bless and Keep You...

27. Iris Meredith

Actress | First Offenders

Attractive blond leading lady of second features in the 1930's and 40's, who had enough charm and charisma to have merited a better career. Her exploits as a western heroine paled in comparison to her real life battles, which began when she lost both her parents while in her early teens. Forced to ...

28. Constance Moore

Actress | Atlantic City

Blonde singer/actress Constance Moore was a stylish, glamorous lead in many "B" war-era musicals. Born in Sioux City, Iowa, on January 18, 1920, she was raised in Dallas, Texas, and nurtured ambitions to be a singer. The one-time brunette with the rich contralto started out as a band vocalist prior...

29. Emily Cline

Actress | In the Company of Men

Emily Cline was born on October 3, 1969 in Iowa City, Iowa, USA. She is an actress, known for In the Company of Men (1997), Sex and the City (1998) and Dead Dog (2001). She has been married to Francis Scott Shea since February 16, 2003.

30. Will Walling

Actor | The Range Feud

Will Walling was born on June 2, 1872 in Sacramento City, Iowa, USA. He was an actor, known for The Range Feud (1931), The Little Minister (1921) and Heroes of the Street (1922). He was married to Effie Bond. He died on March 5, 1932 in California, USA.

31. Linda Hayes

Soundtrack | Brooklyn

Linda Hayes was born on October 11, 1918 in Sac City, Iowa, USA as Rachelle Mendenhall. She was an actress, known for Brooklyn (2015), I'm Still Alive (1940) and The Girl from Mexico (1939). She was married to Frank W. Walker, Lou Crosby and Dominic Germano. She died on December 19, 1995 in Palm ...

32. Jake Johannsen

Actor | Loaded Weapon 1

Jake Johannsen was born on July 28, 1960 in Iowa City, Iowa, USA as Scott Jacob Johannsen. He is an actor and writer, known for Loaded Weapon 1 (1993), Suckers (2001) and Jake Johannsen: This'll Take About an Hour (1991). He is married to Belinda Waymouth. They have one child.

33. Fran Allison

Actress | The Mikado

A lovely and gracious presence amid a couple of scene-stealing puppets, Fran Allison was a shining star of radio and early TV, and enjoyed immense popularity with children for decades as the sole human element of the Kukla, Fran and Ollie (1947) show.

The open-faced blonde singer, actress and ...

34. Ben Rollins

Actor | The Orange Man

Growing up, he moved every 2 years or so (including 5 years in Australia 1967-1972). A year after graduating high school, he enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps. A back injury ended his career after only 6 years.

After a hiatus of nearly 21 years, he answered his nation's call again and enlisted in ...

35. June Carryl

Actress | Sweet November

Playwright and actor June Carryl (born Lomena) grew up in Denver, Colorado. Starting out in Political Science at Brown, intending to be a lawyer, she bailed on the last round of LSAT's and pursued a Ph.D. in English Literature instead. She wrote a play for her midterm in a Drama survey course ...

36. Del Tenney

Producer | The Curse of the Living Corpse

Del Tenney was born in Mason City, Iowa, and moved to California with his parents when he was 12. Attending Los Angeles City and State college, he developed an interest in the theater, became an actor and made a living at it for most of his young adult life. He acted on stage, did extra work in ...

37. Velinda Godfrey

Actress | Heartland

Velinda Godfrey was born on February 28, 1985 in Iowa City, Iowa, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Heartland (2017), The Hive (2015) and Termite: The Walls Have Eyes (2011).

38. Bobbie Byers

Actress | Jaianto robo

Bobbie Byers was born in Sioux City, Iowa, USA. She is an actress, known for Johnny Sokko and His Flying Robot (1967), The Doctors (1963) and The Wild Rebels (1967).

39. Janet Guthrie

Self | Stockcar!

Janet Guthrie was born on March 7, 1938 in Iowa City, Iowa, USA.

40. Ralph Senensky

Director | The Wild Wild West

Ralph Senensky was born on May 1, 1923 in Mason City, Iowa, USA. He is known for his work on The Wild Wild West (1965), Star Trek (1966) and The Twilight Zone (1959).

41. Vince St. Cyr

Actor | Billy Two Hats

William Vincent St.Cyr, or Vince was born on the Winnebago Indian Reservation on the Eastern banks of the Missouri River in Nebraska. In 1950, he entered the United States Marine Corps where he served in Korea during the Korean conflict. During his service, he was awarded the Bronze Star, the ...

42. Chad Wicks

Actor | WWE Monday Night RAW

Chad Wicks was born on March 6, 1978 in Mason City, Iowa, USA. He is an actor, known for WWE Raw (1993), Survivor Series (2005) and WWE Velocity (2002).

43. Robert Lewis Galinsky

Producer | 'Til Death

Robert Lewis Galinsky was born on July 1, 1953 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for 'Til Death, Dust and Glory and Dreamtime's Over (2009).

44. Abigail Van Buren

Producer | Alive Inside

Abigail Van Buren was born on July 4, 1918 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA as Pauline Esther Friedman. She was a producer, known for Alive Inside (2014), The Steve Allen Plymouth Show (1956) and Sammy and Company (1975). She was married to Morton Phillips. She died on January 16, 2013 in Minneapolis, ...

45. Guy Usher

Actor | Buck Rogers

Guy Usher was born on May 9, 1883 in Mason City, Iowa, USA. He was an actor, known for Buck Rogers (1939), It's a Gift (1934) and The Case of the Black Cat (1936). He was married to Evelyn. He died on June 16, 1944 in San Diego, California, USA.

46. Robert James Waller

Writer | The Bridges of Madison County

Professor of economics, applied math and management at the University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls (1968-91).

47. Gregory Gifford Giles

Actor | The Bold and the Beautiful

Gregory Gifford Giles was born on July 18, 1961 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA. He is an actor, known for The Bold and the Beautiful (1987), Boomtown (2002) and Live! (2007). He has been married to Rande M. Levine since April 8, 2012. He was previously married to Stephani L. Bruyer.

48. Robert Downing

Actor | Victoria Regina

Actor, critic (Denver Post) and production manager who began a long show-business career in the 1930s, touring with Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne in "The Seagull", "Idiot's Delight" and "Amphitryon 38", as well as working for the Federal Theater and Federal Writers projects. By 1940 he was ...

49. Ann Landers

Self | What's My Line?

Ann Landers was born on July 4, 1918 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA as Esther Pauline Friedman. She was married to Jules Lederer. She died on June 22, 2002 in Chicago, Illinois, USA.

50. David Backus

Actor | Priest

David Backhaus (AKA The Orphan Killer) resides in Los Angeles CA. David is originally from Sioux City IA. His first breakthrough role came in the Tribeca Film Festival hit of IOWA. He is a part of the new Horror Franchise The Orphan Killer. David is a menacing presence and is sure to be the Robert ...


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