Celebrity baby names (L - Q)by sujeco | created - 14 Dec 2015 | updated - 1 week ago | Public
1. LL Cool J
Actor | Deep Blue Sea
L.L. Cool J was born James Todd Smith on January 14, 1968, in Bay Shore, Long Island, New York, the son of Ondrea Griffith and James Louis Smith, Jr. Todd, as he was called, did not have a very happy childhood. At the age of four, he saw his mother and grandfather shot by his own father. After they...
Najee (b) / Italia / Samaria / Nina
Soundtrack | Licence to Kill
Patti LaBelle, born Patricia Louise Holt-Edwards, is an American singer, author, and actress. Patti began her career in the early 1960s as lead singer of the band Patti LaBelle and the Bluebelles. A decade later the group changed their name to Labelle and recorded the hit song "Lady Marmalade". ...
Actor | Heathers
Patrick Labyorteaux was born on July 22, 1965 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Patrick Laborteaux. He is an actor and writer, known for Heathers (1988), 3 Ninjas (1992) and Summer School (1987). He has been married to Tina Albanese since October 3, 1998. They have one child.
Jeau Bennett (b)
Actress | Hercules
LaChanze was born on December 16, 1961 in St. Augustine, Florida, USA as Rhonda La Chanze Sapp. She is an actress, known for Hercules (1997), The Help (2011) and Hercules (1998). She was previously married to Derek Fordjour and Calvin J. Gooding.
Celia Rose / Zaya LaChanze
5. Drew Lachey
Drew Lachey was born on August 8, 1976 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA as Andrew John Lachey. He is an actor, known for Carol (2015), The Comebacks (2007) and Guess Who's Coming to Christmas (2013). He has been married to Lea Lachey since October 14, 2000. They have two children.
Isabella Claire / Hudson Nicholas
6. Nick Lachey
Writer | Taking the Stage
Nick Lachey was born on November 9, 1973 in Harlan, Kentucky, USA as Nicholas Scott Lachey. He is an actor and writer, known for Taking the Stage (2009), Bewitched (2005) and Newlyweds: Nick & Jessica (2003). He has been married to Vanessa Lachey since July 15, 2011. They have three children. ...
Camden John / Brooklyn Elizabeth / Phoenix Robert
Actress | Disaster Movie
Vanessa Joy Minnillo was born on November 9, 1980, at Clark Air Force Base in the Philippines. She is the daughter of Helen Ramos Bercero and Vincent Charles Minnillo, a crew member on an Air Force aircraft (he has since retired). Her father is American, from Ohio, and is of half Italian, one ...
Camden John / Brooklyn Elizabeth / Phoenix Robert
Actress | Altered Carbon
Dichen Lachman was born in Kathmandu, Nepal, to a Tibetan mother and Australian father. Until the age of seven, she lived in Kathmandu with her parents and extended family. Following that, she moved to Adelaide, Australia, with her parents. After dropping out of university, Dichen took up acting ...
9. Alan Ladd
Actor | Shane
Alan Walbridge Ladd was born in Hot Springs, Arkansas, the only child of Ina Raleigh (aka Selina Rowley) and Alan Ladd, a freelance accountant. His mother was English, from County Durham, and his paternal grandparents were Canadian. His father died when he was four. At age five, he burned his ...
Alan Walbridge / Alana Sue / David Alan
10. Cheryl Ladd
Actress | Poison Ivy
Cheryl Ladd was born on July 12, 1951 in Huron, South Dakota, USA as Cheryl Jean Stoppelmoor. She is an actress, known for Poison Ivy (1992), Millennium (1989) and Charlie's Angels (1976). She has been married to Brian Russell since January 3, 1981. She was previously married to David Ladd.
11. Diane Ladd
Actress | Wild at Heart
Ladd earned recognition for her role as Florence Jean Castleberry, the hardened, sharp-tongued waitress in Martin Scorsese's Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974); her performance earned an Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Supporting Role but she lost to Ingrid Bergman in Murder on the ...
Producer | Duke 91 & 92: Back to Back
Christian Laettner was born on August 17, 1969 in Angola, New York, USA as Christian Donald Laettner. He is a producer, known for Duke 91 & 92: Back to Back (2012), The Dream Team (2012) and Sixth Man: Bluesanity (2013). He has been married to Lisa Laettner since September 28, 1996. They have ...
Sophia / Sommer Rhae
13. Emeril Lagasse
Actor | Last Holiday
Chef Emeril Lagasse's passion for food was ignited as a young boy growing up in the small town of Fall River, Massachusetts, where he spent time in the kitchen with his mother, Hilda. As a teenager, he worked at a Portuguese bakery where he mastered the art of bread and pastry baking. Upon high ...
Jillian / Jessica / Emeril John / Meril Lovelace (g)
Actress | The Guiding Light
Stephenie LaGrossa was born on December 6, 1979 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. She is an actress, known for Guiding Light (1952), Mujer, casos de la vida real (1985) and Survivor (2000). She has been married to Kyle Kendrick since November 13, 2010. They have two children. She was previously ...
Sophia Marguerite / Kyle (b)
15. Jhumpa Lahiri
Writer | The Namesake
Jhumpa Lahiri was born in 1967 in London, England as Nilanjana Sudheshna Lahiri. She is a writer and actress, known for The Namesake (2006), Italy Italy (2017) and In Treatment (2008). She has been married to Alberto Vourvoulias since January 15, 2001. They have two children.
Octavio / Noor (g)
16. Christine Lahti
Actress | Chicago Hope
Christine Lahti was born April 4, 1950 in Birmingham, Michigan, to Elizabeth Margaret (Tabar), a painter and nurse, and Paul Theodore Lahti, a surgeon. She is of half Finnish and half Austro-Hungarian descent. She studied fine arts at Florida State University and received a bachelors degree in ...
Wilson / Emma Kate / Joseph
17. Ricki Lake
Actress | Serial Mom
Ricki Lake was born in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York, surprisingly as a blond. She has one sister, who is one year younger than she, named Jennifer. Her father, Barry, is a pharmacist, and her mother, Jill, is a homemaker. The two currently reside in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ricki attended Hastings ...
Milo Sebastian / Owen Tyler
18. Veronica Lake
Actress | Sullivan's Travels
Veronica Lake was born as Constance Frances Marie Ockleman on November 14, 1922, in Brooklyn, New York. She was the daughter of Constance Charlotta (Trimble) and Harry Eugene Ockelman, who worked for an oil company as a ship employee. Her father was of half German and half Irish descent, and her ...
Elaine / Anthony / Andre Anthony Michael / Diana
19. Christine Lakin
Actress | Hollywood Darlings
Christine Helen Lakin was born on January 25th, 1979 in Dallas, Texas. After moving several times as a child, her family finally settled in Atlanta, Georgia, where Christine started her acting career. There, she attended the Atlanta workshop players - a theater group which plays in schools in the ...
Georgia James / Baylor (b)
20. Padma Lakshmi
Actress | Enterprise
Padma Lakshmi was born on September 1, 1970 in Madras, Tamil Nadu, India. She is a producer and actress, known for Star Trek: Enterprise (2001), Glitter (2001) and Pirates: Blood Brothers (1999). She was previously married to Salman Rushdie.
21. Jack LaLanne
Actor | Peter Gunn
LaLanne was addicted to sugar as a child, causing him to commit acts of violence, including setting his parents' house on fire and attacking his brother with an axe. He was so weak his family physician recommended he be removed from school to rest and regain his strength. Around this time, he and ...
Yvonne / Jon
22. Alexi Lalas
Soundtrack | The Big Green
Alexi Lalas was born on June 1, 1970 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Panayotis Alexander Lalas. He has been married to Anne Rewey since December 14, 2002. They have two children.
Sophie / Henry
23. Fernando Lamas
Actor | The Cheap Detective
Handsome, dapper Argentine-born actor who came to Hollywood as a romantic lead in several colourful MGM extravaganzas and then succeeded in living up to his Latin Lover image in real life. Lamas studied drama at school in his native country and later enrolled in a law course at college. His strong ...
Christina / Alexandra / Lorenzo
24. Lorenzo Lamas
Actor | Grease
Lorenzo Fernando Lamas was born in Santa Monica, California, the son of actors Arlene Dahl and Fernando Lamas. His father was Argentinian and his mother was American, of Norwegian descent. Lorenzo was raised in Pacific Palisades, California. In 1968, his family moved to New York. He attended ...
Alvaro Joshua / Shayne Dahl (g) / Paton Lee (g) / Victoria / Alexandra Lynne / Isabella Lorenza
25. Shayne Lamas
Actress | General Hospital
Shayne Lamas was born on November 6, 1985 in Santa Monica, California, USA as Shayne Dahl Lamas. She is an actress, known for General Hospital (1963), Endless Bummer (2009) and Monster Night (2006). She has been married to Nik Richie since April 18, 2010. They have two children.
Press Dahl (g) / Lyon (b)
Actor | Highlander
Though born in Great Neck, Long Island, Christopher Lambert's family left the US when he was only two years old. His father was a United Nations diplomat assigned to Switzerland and, as a result, Chris was educated at private boarding schools in Geneva. Inspired through his having appeared in a ...
27. Jim Lampley
Actor | Ocean's Eleven
Jim Lampley was born on April 8, 1949 in Hendersonville, North Carolina, USA as James Clifford Lampley. He is an actor and producer, known for Ocean's Eleven (2001), Rocky Balboa (2006) and BASEketball (1998). He was previously married to Bree Walker, Joanne Faith Mallis and Linda Sharon Lee.
Brooke Mallis / Aaron James
28. Burt Lancaster
Actor | From Here to Eternity
Burt Lancaster, one of five children, was born in Manhattan, to Elizabeth (Roberts) and James Henry Lancaster, a postal worker. All of his grandparents were immigrants from Northern Ireland. He was a tough street kid who took an early interest in gymnastics. He joined the circus as an acrobat and ...
William / James / Susan / Joanna / Sighle (g)
29. Martin Landau
Actor | Ed Wood
Oscar-winning character actor Martin Landau was born on June 20, 1928 in Brooklyn, New York. At age 17, he was hired by the New York Daily News as a staff cartoonist and illustrator. In his five years on the paper, he served as the illustrator for Billy Rose's "Pitching Horseshoes" column. He also ...
Susan Meredith / Juliet Rose
30. 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.
31. Audrey Landers
Actress | Dallas
Audrey Landers is an accomplished actress, singer, writer, composer and producer. She is best known to fans all over the world for her memorable role as Afton Cooper for eight years on Dallas (1978), her controversial Playboy pictorial (with her clothes on) and hundreds of television gigs in the ...
Daniel / Adam
32. Judy Landers
Actress | Armed and Dangerous
Judy Landers' pleasing personality and physical attributes have made this former Juilliard music student one of the popular character actresses in both action series like B.J. and the Bear (1978) and Vega$ (1978), as well as in a multitude of situation comedies during the 1980s. Although a student ...
Lindsey (g) / Kristy
33. Steve Landesberg
Actor | Barney Miller
Steve Landesberg was born on November 23, 1936 in New York City, New York, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for Barney Miller (1975), Wild Hogs (2007) and Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008). He was married to Nancy Ross. He died on December 20, 2010 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
34. John Landis
Director | The Blues Brothers
John Landis began his career in the mail room of 20th Century-Fox. A high-school dropout, 18-year-old Landis made his way to Yugoslavia to work as a production assistant on Kelly's Heroes (1970). Remaining in Europe, Landis found work as an actor, extra and stuntman in many of the Spanish/Italian "...
Max / Rachel
35. Joe Lando
Actor | Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
A former cook in a Hollywood restaurant, Lando first came to the attention of casting directors in the role of heartthrob Jake Harrison on the soap opera One Life to Live (1968). That job led to the co-starring role as the backwoodsman/love interest of Jane Seymour on TV's Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman...
Jack Neville / Christian Antonio / Kate Elizabeth
36. Michael Landon
Actor | Little House on the Prairie
Michael Landon was born Eugene Maurice Orowitz, on Saturday, October 31st, 1936, in Forest Hills, Queens, New York. In 1941, he and his family moved to Collingswood, New Jersey.
When Eugene was in high school, he participated -- and did very well -- in track and field, especially javelin throwing, ...
Cheryl / Leslie Ann / Michael Graham / Shawna Leigh / Christopher Beau / Jennifer Rachel / Sean Matthew
Actress | Repli-Kate
Ali Landry broke onto the scene and gained instant fame as "the Doritos Girl", when she was featured in a commercial for Frito Lay during the 1998 Super Bowl telecast. The next day, the NY Post hailed in a cover story "A star was born during Superbowl XXXII". Later that year, she was named one of ...
Estela Ines / Marcelo Alejandro / Valentin Francesco
Actress | Fame
Although she has a very large body of work, with 35 years working as an actor, director and writer, most of the world knows Valerie as Doris Schwartz from the television series Fame. She became a globally recognized star in a role that moved deeply into the hearts of people young and old. She ...
Taylor (b) / Brooklyn (b)
39. Diane Lane
Actress | Unfaithful
Diane Lane was born on January 22, 1965, in New York. She is the daughter of acting coach Burton Eugene "Burt" Lane and nightclub singer/centerfold Colleen Farrington. Her parents' families were both from the state of Georgia. Diane was acting from a very young age and made her stage debut at the ...
40. Jani Lane
Soundtrack | Rock of Ages
Jani Lane was born on February 1, 1964 in Akron, Ohio, USA as John Kennedy Oswald. He was married to Kimberly Nash, Rowanne Brewer and Bobbie Brown. He died on August 10, 2011 in Woodland Hills, California, USA.
Taylor Jane / Madison Michelle
41. Jonny Lang
Soundtrack | The Last Stand
Jonny Lang was born on January 29, 1981 in Fargo, North Dakota, USA as Jon Gordon Langseth Jr. He has been married to Haylie Johnson since June 8, 2001. They have three children.
Raimy Lee (b) / Saylor Monroe (g) / Rennix Belle (g) / Lilou Jaymes (g)
42. Royston Langdon
Soundtrack | The Craft
Royston Langdon was born on May 1, 1972 in Leeds, England as Royston William Langdon. He was previously married to Liv Tyler.
43. Hope Lange
Actress | Death Wish
One of the most natural beauties of the 1960s with a gentle voice and personality to match, blonde Hope Lange was born in Redding Ridge, Connecticut, and performed on stage from the age of nine. She studied both drama and dance under Martha Graham, did some modeling and then worked in stock ...
Christopher / Patricia
44. Jessica Lange
Actress | Tootsie
Jessica Lange was born in 1949, in Cloquet, Minnesota, USA, where her father worked as a traveling salesman. She obtained a scholarship to study art at the University of Minnesota, but instead went to Paris to study drama. She moved to New York, working as a model, until producer Dino De Laurentiis...
Alexandra / Hannah Jane / Samuel Walker
45. Ted Lange
Actor | The Love Boat
Ted Lange was born on January 5, 1948 in Oakland, California, USA as Theodore William Lange. He is an actor and director, known for The Love Boat (1977), Prophet Nat (1992) and Othello (1989). He has been married to Mary Ley since 2001. He was previously married to Sherryl Thompson.
Ted / Turner Wallace
Actress | A Nightmare on Elm Street
Heather Langenkamp was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA. She got her start in acting when she was cast as an extra in the Francis Ford Coppola films The Outsiders (1983) and Rumble Fish (1983), which were both filmed in Tulsa. Her scenes were deleted from the final cut of both films. While studying at ...
David / Isabelle
47. A.J. Langer
Actress | My So-Called Life
Allison Joy Langer was born in Columbus, Ohio. At age 5, her family moved to the San Fernando Valley, just outside of Los Angeles, where she attended Granada Hills High School. She first began using her initials to join an all-boys baseball team, and the nickname stuck. She was introduced to Ernie ...
Joscelyn Skye / Jack Haydon
48. Angela Lansbury
Actress | The Manchurian Candidate
The daughter of an actress and the granddaughter of a high-ranking politician, Angela Brigid Lansbury studied acting from her youth, departing for the United States in 1940 during the Battle of Britain. She was contracted by MGM while still a teenager and nominated for an Academy Award for her ...
Anthony Peter / Deirdre Ann
49. Matt Lanter
Actor | Disaster Movie
Matthew Mackendree Lanter was born April 1, 1983 in Massillon, Stark County, Ohio, to Jana Kay (Wincek) and Joseph Hayes Lanter. He has a sister, Kara. When he was eight years old, he moved to Atlanta, Georgia, where his father's family is from. His recent ancestry includes Polish, English, ...
50. Anthony LaPaglia
Actor | Without a Trace
Anthony LaPaglia was born on January 31, 1959 in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia. He is an actor and producer, known for Without a Trace (2002), Empire Records (1995) and Lantana (2001). He has been married to Alexandra Henkel since April 28, 2018. He was previously married to Gia Carides.
51. Steve Largent
Self | The NFL on NBC
Steve Largent was born on September 28, 1954 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA as Stephen Michael Largent. He has been married to Terry Largent since January 4, 1975. They have four children.
Kyle / Casie Lee / Kelly (b) / Kramer
52. Barry Larkin
Actor | Million Dollar Arm
Barry Larkin was born on April 28, 1964 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA as Barry Louis Larkin. He is an actor, known for Million Dollar Arm (2014), MLB Network Presents (2015) and Arli$$ (1996). He has been married to Lisa Davis since January 6, 1990. They have three children.
Brielle D'Shea / DeShane Davis / Cymber Nicole
53. Amel Larrieux
Soundtrack | The Losers
Amel Larrieux was born on March 8, 1973 in Manhattan, New York, USA. She has been married to Laru Larrieux since 1994. They have two children.
Sky (g) / Sanji-Rei (g)
54. John Larroquette
Actor | Night Court
John Larroquette was born on November 25, 1947 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as John Bernard Larroquette. He is an actor and producer, known for Night Court (1984), The Librarians (2014) and Stripes (1981). He has been married to Elizabeth Larroquette since July 4, 1975. They have three children. ...
Lisa Katherina / Johnathan Preston / Benjamin
Actor | Cars
Larry the Cable Guy was born in Pawnee City, Nebraska, as Daniel Lawrence Whitney. He is an actor and producer, known for Cars (2006), Cars 2 (2011) and Cars 3 (2017). He is also an original member of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour. He has been married to Cara Whitney since July 3, 2005. They have two...
Wyatt / Reagan (g)
56. Nicolette Larson
Soundtrack | Twins
Nicolette Larson was born on July 17, 1952 in Helena, Montana, USA as Nicolette Leigh Larson. She was married to Russ Kunkel. She died on December 16, 1997 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
57. Ali Larter
Actress | Final Destination
A native of Cherry Hill, New Jersey, Ali began modeling at age 13 and traveled the world before moving to Los Angeles to study acting. Her first professional acting job was a role on the television series Chicago Sons (1997). She received her breakthrough in the high school football drama Varsity ...
Theodore Hayes / Vivienne Margaret
58. Eva LaRue
Actress | All My Children
Eva LaRue grew up in California. At the age of 6 she began her show-business career. She starred in television commercials and sang many "jingles" for them. She still often sings at sports events and any other opportunities that arise. Eva likes to ride horses and has shown horses for over a decade...
59. Tony LaRussa
Actor | Arli$$
Tony LaRussa is one of the greatest managers in the history of baseball, and one of the more interesting people to grace the sport. As manager of the Chicago White Sox, Oakland Athletics and St. Louis Cardinals, LaRussa is the third-winningest baseball field boss of all time, surpassed only by ...
Andrea / Averie / Bianca / Devon (g)
60. Tommy Lasorda
Tommy Lasorda was one of the best managers in baseball until his retirement in July 1996. He was involved with the Los Angeles Dodgers for over 50 years. He managed the team from 1976 to 1996. He retired due to a heart attack. He thought being a manager would be too stressful.
Tom / Laura
61. Matt Lauer
Actor | Land of the Lost
Matt was educated at Ohio University, Athens, Ohio where he majored in communications. He was hired for internship and quit school in 1979 - four credits shy of graduation. Matt later obtained the degree in 1997 by writing a paper on work experience and delivering the commencement address. Matt's ...
Jack Matthew / Romy / Thijs (b)
62. Cyndi Lauper
Actress | Mad About You
Cyndi was born at Boulevard Hospital, in Astoria, Queens. She spent her first four years in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn. Her family then moved to Ozone Park, Queens.
63. David Lauren
Self | CNBC Meets
David Lauren was born in October 1971. He has been married to Lauren Bush Lauren since September 4, 2011. They have one child.
James Richard / Max Walker
64. Dylan Lauren
Self | CBS News Sunday Morning
Dylan Lauren was born on May 9, 1974 in New York City, New York, USA. She has been married to Paul Arrouet since June 11, 2011. They have two children.
Cooper Blue (b) / Kingsley Rainbow (g)
65. Ralph Lauren
Costume_department | Manhattan
Ralph Lauren was born on October 14, 1939 in New York City, New York, USA as Ralph Lifshitz. He is known for his work on Manhattan (1979), Annie Hall (1977) and The Wild Party (1975). He has been married to Ricky Lauren since December 20, 1964. They have three children.
Andrew / David / Dylan (g)
66. Mélanie Laurent
Actress | Inglourious Basterds
Mélanie Laurent was born in Paris, France. She is the daughter of Annick, a ballet teacher, and Pierre, a voice actor, who is most recognized for the French version of The Simpsons (1989). She has a younger brother, Mathieu, and has both Sephardi Jewish (from Tunisia) and Ashkenazi Jewish (from ...
67. Hugh Laurie
Actor | House M.D.
Hugh was born in Oxford, England on June 11, 1959, to Patricia (Laidlaw) and William George Ranald Mundell "Ran" Laurie, a doctor, both of Scottish descent. He was educated at Eton and Cambridge. Son of an Olympic gold medalist in the sport, he rowed for the England youth team (1977) and for ...
Charles Archibald / William Albert / Rebecca Augusta
68. Piper Laurie
Actress | The Hustler
Piper Laurie is a three-time Oscar nominee, nominated by BAFTA as well as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for best performance by an actress in 'The Hustler' with Paul Newman.
Laurie was born Rosetta Jacobs in Detroit, Michigan, to Charlotte Sadie (Alperin) and Alfred Jacobs, a ...
Actress | Bad Parents
Jacqueline Laurita was born on April 26, 1970 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA as Jacqueline Elizabeth Grippe. She is an actress, known for Bad Parents (2012), Mercy (2009) and The Real Housewives of New Jersey (2009). She has been married to Chris Laurita since May 11, 2002. They have two children. She ...
Ashley / Christopher / Nicholas Francis
70. Jude Law
Actor | The Talented Mr. Ripley
Jude Law is an English actor. Law has been nominated for two Academy Awards and continues to build a prolific body of work that spans from early successes such as Gattaca (1997) and The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999) to more recent turns as Dr. John Watson in Sherlock Holmes (2009) and Sherlock Holmes:...
Rafferty / Iris / Rudy / Sophia / Ada
71. Peter Lawford
Actor | The Longest Day
Born in London, England and son of a British World War I hero, Lawford had spent most of his childhood in Paris, France and began his acting career at a very young age. His parents were not married when their son was born. As a result of the scandal, The Lawfords fled to America.
As a young child, ...
Christopher Kennedy / Sydney Maleia / Victoria Francis / Robin Elizabeth
72. Lucy Lawless
Actress | Xena: Warrior Princess
New Zealand icon Lucy Lawless is most known for her role as "Xena the Warrior Princess". Lucy is married to producer Rob Tapert (Robert Gerard Tapert) and resides in New Zealand. They have two sons, Julius Robert Bay Tapert and Judah Miro Tapert, who were both born in New Zealand. Lucy also has a ...
Daisy / Julius Robert / Judah Miro
73. Joey Lawrence
Actor | Blossom
Joey Lawrence was born on April 20, 1976 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Joseph Lawrence Mignogna Jr. He is known for his work on Blossom (1990), Oliver & Company (1988) and Brotherly Love (1995). He has been married to Chandie Yawn-Nelson since July 3, 2005. They have two children. He ...
Charleston (g) / Liberty Grace
74. Martin Lawrence
Actor | Martin
Martin Lawrence was born on April 16, 1965 in Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany as Martin Fitzgerald Lawrence. He is an actor and writer, known for Martin (1992), Bad Boys II (2003) and Bad Boys (1995). He has been married to Shamicka Gibbs since July 10, 2010. They have two children. He was ...
Jasmine Paige / Iyanna / Amara
75. Vicki Lawrence
Actress | The Carol Burnett Show
Famed actress, comedian, singer, and dancer Vicki Lawrence has appeared in television shows, and in nightclubs. Her career included shows with such popular actors as Carol Burnett, Harvey Korman, and Tim Conway.
Lawrence was born Vicki Ann Axelrad in Inglewood, California, to Ann Alene (Loyd) and ...
Courtney / Garrett
76. Nigella Lawson
Self | Nigella Express
Nigella Lawson was born on January 6, 1960 in Wandsworth, London, England as Nigella Lucy Lawson. She is a producer and writer, known for Nigella Express (2007), Nigellissima (2012) and Nigella Feasts (2006). She was previously married to Charles Saatchi and John Diamond.
Cosima Thomasina / Bruno Paul
77. George Lazenby
Actor | On Her Majesty's Secret Service
George Robert Lazenby was born September 5, 1939 in Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia, to Sheila Joan (Bodel) and George Edward Lazenby. He moved to London, England in 1964, after serving in the Australian Army. Before becoming an actor, he worked as an auto mechanic, used car salesman, prestige...
Zachary / Melanie Andrea / George Samuel / Samuel Robert / Kaitlin Elizabeth
78. Cloris Leachman
Actress | The Last Picture Show
The legendary actress set a record when at age 82, she appeared on Dancing with the Stars (2005). Cloris Leachman was born on April 30, 1926 in Des Moines, Iowa to Berkeley Claiborne "Buck" Leachman and the former Cloris Wallace. Her father's family owned a lumber company, Leachman Lumber Co. She ...
Bryan / Morgan (b) / Adam / Dinah / George
79. NeNe Leakes
Actress | The New Normal
NeNe Leakes was born on December 13, 1966 in Queens, New York, USA as Linnethia Monique Johnson. She is an actress and producer, known for The New Normal (2012), Glee (2009) and Uncle Drew (2018). She was previously married to Gregg Leakes.
Bryson Rashard / Brentt
80. Norman Lear
Writer | All in the Family
Norman Lear is a World War II veteran, actor, writer, producer, director, and creator of such legendary sitcoms that defined and revolutionized American television.
Norman Milton Lear was born in New Haven, Connecticut, to Enie/Jeanette (Sokolovsky) and Hyman "Herman" Lear, a traveling salesman. His...
Ellen / Kate / Maggie / Benjamin / Madeline Rose / Brianna Elizabeth
81. Denis Leary
Writer | Rescue Me
Denis Leary was born and raised in Worcester, Massachusetts, the son of Nora (Sullivan) and John Leary, Irish immigrants who had grown up together. His mother was a maid and his father was an auto mechanic. After a childhood in the 1960s, Leary went to Emerson College in Boston, where he tried his ...
John Joseph / Devin (g)
82. Sharon Leal
Actress | Dreamgirls
Sharon Leal is a military brat. She was born in Tuscon, Arizona. Sharon then moved with her parents to the Philippines, till she was 6 years old. She went to prayer-school there. Then, her parents packed up to move back to the US and settled in Fresno, California. Her mother, Angelita, who is ...
83. Matt LeBlanc
Actor | Friends
Matt LeBlanc was born on 25 July 1967 in Newton, Massachussetts. His mother, Patricia, is of Italian origin, and worked as an office manager, and his father, Paul LeBlanc, who was from a French-Canadian family, was a mechanic. After graduating from high school, he spent some time as a photo model ...
84. Simon Le Bon
Soundtrack | The Saint
Simon Le Bon was born on October 27, 1958 in Bushey, Hertfordshire, England as Simon John Charles Lebon. He has been married to Yasmin Le Bon since December 27, 1985. They have three children.
Amber Rose / Saffron Sahara / Tallulah Pine
85. Yasmin Le Bon
Actress | Michael Jackson: Who Is It
Yasmin Le Bon was born on October 29, 1964 in Oxfordshire, England as Yasmin Parvaneh. She is an actress, known for Michael Jackson: Who Is It (1993), Duran Duran: Girl Panic! (2011) and Catwalk (1995). She has been married to Simon Le Bon since December 27, 1985. They have three children.
Amber Rose / Saffron Sahara / Tallulah Pine
86. Kelly LeBrock
Actress | Weird Science
Kelly LeBrock was born in New York and raised in London. She is the daughter of a French-Canadian father and an Irish mother. Kelly LeBrock began her career as a model beginning at the age of sixteen. She has appeared on hundreds of covers and magazines including a Christian Dior ad. She became one...
Annaliza / Dominic San Rocco / Arissa
87. Heath Ledger
Actor | Brokeback Mountain
When hunky, twenty-year-old heart-throb Heath Ledger first came to the attention of the public in 1999, it was all too easy to tag him as a "pretty boy" and an actor of little depth. He spent several years trying desperately to sway this image, but this was a double-edged sword. His work comprised ...
88. Virginie Ledoyen
Actress | 8 femmes
Virginie Ledoyen was born Virginie Fernandez on 15 November 1976 in Aubervilliers, near Paris. At the age of 2, she was already shooting advertisements for television. At 9, she started going to the École des Enfants du Spectacle, and made her film debut at 10 in What Every Frenchwoman Wants (1986)....
Lilias / Isaac / Amalia
89. Amy Lee
Soundtrack | Daredevil
Amy Lynn Hartzler (known professionally as Amy Lee) was born on December 13, 1981 to John Lee, a disc jockey and TV personality, and Sara Cargill. They moved from California to Florida to Illinois, and then finally to Arkansas. Amy met young guitarist Ben Moody at a summer camp in 1994 while ...
90. Ang Lee
Director | Wo hu cang long
Born in 1954 in Pingtung, Taiwan, Ang Lee has become one of today's greatest contemporary filmmakers. Ang graduated from the National Taiwan College of Arts in 1975 and then came to the U.S. to receive a B.F.A. Degree in Theatre/Theater Direction at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, ...
Haan (b) / Mason
91. Ben Lee
Soundtrack | The Square
Ben Lee made his stage debut in 1993, fronting the indie rock band "Noise Addict", a foursome of Sydney school friends. The band was signed to "Fellaheen Records" that same year, when the average age of the group was only 14. Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore also signed the band to his "Ecstatic Peace"...
92. Brenda Lee
Soundtrack | Dick Tracy
Brenda Lee was born on December 11, 1944 in Lithonia, Georgia, USA as Brenda Mae Tarpley. She has been married to Ronnie Shacklett since April 24, 1963. They have two children.
Jolie / Julie
93. Bruce Lee
Actor | Meng long guo jiang
Bruce Lee remains the greatest icon of martial arts cinema and a key figure of modern popular media. Had it not been for Bruce Lee and his movies in the early 1970s, it's arguable whether or not the martial arts film genre would have ever penetrated and influenced mainstream North American and ...
Brandon Bruce / Shannon Emery (g)
94. Christopher Lee
Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee was perhaps the only actor of his generation to have starred in so many films and cult saga. Although most notable for personifying bloodsucking vampire, Dracula, on screen, he portrayed other varied characters on screen, most of which were villains, whether it ...
95. Geddy Lee
Soundtrack | Small Soldiers
Geddy Lee is best known as the vocalist, bassist, and keyboard player for the rock group Rush, which also features drummer Neil Peart and guitarist Alex Lifeson. Rush is the most successful Canadian music group in history, and is the third most prolific seller of consecutive (American) Gold and ...
Julian / Kyla Avril
96. Jason Lee
Actor | Chasing Amy
Born in Orange, California in 1970, Jason Lee is an American film photographer, actor, producer, and director. Well known for having been a professional skateboarder during skateboarding's very pivotal late 80s and early 90s, Lee would go on to pursue acting in 1993, working in film, television, ...
Pilot Inspektor (b) / Casper (g) / Sonny
Actress | Waist Deep
Kimora Lee Simmons was born on May 4, 1975 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Kimora Lee Perkins. She is a producer and actress, known for Waist Deep (2006), Rebound (2005) and For Love or Money (1993). She has been married to Tim Leissner since December 2013. They have one child. She was previously ...
Ming Lee (g) / Aoki Lee (g) / Kenzo Lee / Wolfe Lee
98. Michele Lee
Actress | Knots Landing
The daughter of a premier makeup artist and the sister of a United States District Attorney, Michele Lee was born Michele Lee Dusick on June 24, 1942 in Los Angeles, California. Her childhood was consumed by the Hollywood entertainment industry. Lee was outgoing and had taken every chance to do ...
99. Sheryl Lee
Actress | Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me
"Dead, wrapped in plastic" is how Sheryl Lee entered onto the scene as Laura Palmer, the doomed homecoming queen on the cult TV series Twin Peaks (1990).
Lee was born April 27, 1967 in Germany. She grew up in Boulder, Colorado, spending much of her youth studying dance before knee injuries ended her...
100. Spike Lee
Director | Do the Right Thing
Spike Lee was born Shelton Jackson Lee on March 20, 1957, in Atlanta, Georgia. At a very young age, he moved from pre-civil rights Georgia, to Brooklyn, New York. Lee came from artistic, education-grounded background; his father was a jazz musician, and his mother, a schoolteacher. He attended ...
Satchel (g) / Jackson Lewis