Birthdays: January 8by bcampos862 | created - 17 Jan 2015 | updated - 9 months ago | Public
Costume_department | The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1
Carolina Herrera was born on January 8, 1939 in Caracas, Venezuela as María Carolina Josefina Pacanins y Niño. She is known for her work on The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (2011), 212 VIP (2011) and Stanley Marcus Documentary. She has been married to Reinaldo Herrera since 1968. They have...
Soundtrack | O Cangaceiro
Alexandre Pires was born on January 8, 1976 in Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, Brazil as Alexandre Pires do Nascimento. He is a composer, known for O Cangaceiro (1997), La jaula de oro (1997) and My Sweet Fat Valentina (2002). He has been married to Sara since December 2008. They have one child.
6. Amber Benson
Actress | Chance
Amber Benson was born on January 8, 1977 in Birmingham, Alabama. As a young girl, she studied singing, dancing as well as acting. While still in her teens, she was involved in productions at the local community theatre. Her family moved to Los Angeles soon afterwards in 1992 so she could pursue a ...
7. Ami Dolenz
Actress | Can't Buy Me Love
Ami Dolenz was born on January 8, 1969 in Burbank, California, USA as Ami Bluebell Dolenz. She is an actress and producer, known for Can't Buy Me Love (1987), Miracle Beach (1992) and General Hospital (1963). She has been married to Jerry Trimble since August 10, 2002.
Actor | Days of Our Lives
Andrew Caple-Shaw is a native of Fort Worth, Texas. He began his career in regional theater at the age of 8.
At 18 he moved to Los Angeles to play defensive end for Occidental College. At the time he had no plans to pursue acting as a career. He sought work in TV and commercials mainly to support ...
11. Barry MacKay
Actor | A Christmas Carol
Barry MacKay was born on January 8, 1906 in London, England as Barry Leonard Graham Reay-Mackey. He was an actor, known for A Christmas Carol (1938), Wicked Wife (1953) and The Pickwick Papers (1952). He was married to Natalie Hall. He died on December 12, 1985 in Chelsea, England.
13. Bob Eubanks
Actor | Home Alone 2: Lost in New York
Bob Eubanks was born on January 8, 1938 in Flint, Michigan, USA as Robert Leland Eubanks. He is an actor and producer, known for Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992), Payback (1991) and Johnny Dangerously (1984). He is married to Deborah James. He was previously married to Irma Brown.
15. Charles Bryant
Actor | Revelation
Charles Bryant was born on January 8, 1879 in Hartford, Cheshire, England. He was an actor and writer, known for Revelation (1918), Stronger Than Death (1920) and A Doll's House (1922). He was married to Marjorie Gilhooley. He died on August 7, 1948 in Mount Kisco, New York, USA.
16. Charles Osgood
Actor | Horton Hears a Who!
Charles Osgood was born on January 8, 1933 in New York City, New York, USA as Charles Osgood Wood III. He is an actor, known for Horton Hears a Who! (2008), CBS News Sunday Morning (1979) and Universe (1980). He has been married to Jean Crafton since December 5, 1973. They have five children.
17. Charlie Condou
Actor | Nathan Barley
Charlie Condou was born on January 8, 1973 as Charlie Lomax David Condou. He is an actor and producer, known for Nathan Barley (2005), The Infinite Worlds of H.G. Wells (2001) and The Impressionists (2006). He has been married to Cameron Laux since June 8, 2015. They have two children.
19. Clementine Heath
Actress | Fool's Gold
Clementine Heath was born in Sydney, Australia to her mother Janis Lander, an Artist, and father Simon Heath, a producer and writer. Clementine's acting career took off in her late teens when she guest starred in many of Australia's top dramas and soaps including 'Home and Away' and 'All Saints'. ...
22. Damián Alcázar
Actor | La ley de Herodes
Damián Alcázar (born January 8, 1953 in Patzcuaro, Michoacán, Mexico) is a Mexican actor, who is best known for portraying Colombian drug lord Gilberto Rodríguez Orejuela in the Netflix series Narcos.
Damián Alcázar studied acting first at the National Institute of Fine Arts and at the Theatrical ...
23. David Bowie
Soundtrack | Labyrinth
David Bowie was one of the most influential and prolific writers and performers of popular music, but he was much more than that; he was also an accomplished actor, a mime and an intellectual, as well as an art lover whose appreciation and knowledge of it had led to him amassing one of the biggest ...
24. Dorothy Adams
Actress | The Best Years of Our Lives
Dorothy Adams was born on January 8, 1900 in Hannah, North Dakota, USA. She was an actress, known for The Best Years of Our Lives (1946), The Killing (1956) and The Ten Commandments (1956). She was married to Byron Foulger. She died on March 16, 1988 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
25. Douglas Wilmer
Actor | Octopussy
Douglas Wilmer was born on January 8, 1920 in London, England. He was an actor, known for Octopussy (1983), El Cid (1961) and Jason and the Argonauts (1963). He was married to Anne Harding and Elizabeth Joan Melville. He died on March 31, 2016 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England.
26. Elisabeth Fraser
Actress | A Patch of Blue
Elisabeth Fraser was born on January 8, 1920 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Elisabeth Fraser Jonker. She was an actress, known for A Patch of Blue (1965), Young at Heart (1954) and The Man Who Came to Dinner (1942). She was married to Charles K. Peck Jr. and Ray McDonald. She died on ...
27. Elvis Presley
Soundtrack | Tickle Me
Elvis Aaron Presley was born on January 8, 1935 in East Tupelo, Mississippi, to Gladys Presley (née Gladys Love Smith) and Vernon Presley (Vernon Elvis Presley). He had a twin brother who was stillborn. In 1948, Elvis and his parents moved to Memphis, Tennessee where he attended Humes High School. ...
28. Eric Scott Woods
Producer | Creepshow
In 1994, Eric Woods began his acting career by landing the coveted role of Evan Frame on Another World. His acting coach at the time, Howard Fine, had a lot to do with it. Upon his return from the NY soap, Eric landed a recurring role on Charmed, playing the show's very first evil Warlock, Jeremy ...
29. Evelyn Lear
Actress | Le nozze di Figaro
Evelyn Lear was born on January 8, 1926 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Evelyn Shulman. She was an actress, known for Le nozze di Figaro (1963), Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson (1976) and The Metropolitan Opera Presents (1977). She was married to Thomas ...
32. Freddie Stroma
Actor | Pitch Perfect
Freddie Stroma was born on January 8, 1987 in London, England. He is an actor, known for Pitch Perfect (2012), Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009) and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010). He has been married to Johanna Braddy since December 30, 2016.
34. Gaby Hoffmann
Actress | Field of Dreams
Gabrielle Mary Hoffmann was born in New York City, New York, to actors Anthony Herrera and Viva (née Janet Susan Mary Hoffmann), who was a Warhol superstar. She began acting in commercials at 4 to help pay the family bills. Gaby's first film role was as young "Maisy Russell" in 1988's Uncle Buck (...
35. Gene Roth
Actor | Earth vs the Spider
Tall (6'2"), burly, and reliable character actor Gene Roth was born Eugene Oliver Edgar Stutenroth on January 8, 1903 in Redfield, South Dakota. He was the youngest of three sons born to German father Eugene Stutenroth and Swedish mother Anna Christina Olsen. Roth and his two brothers were raised ...
Actress | Hated
Making her television debut as Kris Furillo, Genevieve is an experienced stage actress. She has performed in regional productions of "A Midsummer Night's Dream," "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," "Crimes of the Heart" and "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat." Genevieve holds a bachelor ...
Actress | Don Juan DeMarco
Géraldine Pailhas was born on January 8, 1971 in Marseille, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. She is an actress, known for Don Juan DeMarco (1994), Young & Beautiful (2013) and La neige et le feu (1991). She is married to Christopher Thompson. They have two children.
39. Graham Chapman
Writer | Monty Python and the Holy Grail
Graham Chapman was born on January 8, 1941 in Leicester, England while a German air raid was in progress. Graham's father was a chief police inspector and probably inspired the constables Graham often portrayed later in comedy sketches. Graham studied medicine in college and earned an M.D., but he ...
40. Gypsy Rose Lee
Actress | Belle of the Yukon
Born Rose Louise Hovick in Seattle, Washington, in 1911, but called Louise from early childhood, Gypsy Rose Lee was the daughter of a mild-mannered businessman and a restless, fiery young woman named Rose, who was determined to get out of Seattle and make a life for herself and her daughter in show...
Actress | Nurse Betty
Born in Texas, Harriet Sansom Harris got involved in acting as a youngster. At seventeen, Harris was accepted at New York's famed Juilliard School. Upon graduation, Harris joined The Acting Company, a repertory group formed by the first alumni of John Houseman's Drama Division of The Juilliard ...
43. Haruka Abe
Actress | Cyberbully
Haruka Abe is an Anglo-Japanese actress based in London, United Kingdom.
Born in Tokyo, Haruka spent her childhood split between New York, London and Tokyo, moving between the three cities with her family. Aged 8 she decided to try acting and at age 9 she played Bilbo Baggins in her school play ...
45. Jenny Lewis
Actress | The Wizard
Jenny Lewis was born on January 8, 1976, in Las Vegas, Nevada. Her acting debut was in a Jell-O commercial. During the mid-1980s, her parents divorced and she moved with her mom, Linda, to Los Angeles, California. In 1999, she gathered a couple of her friends, Blake Soper, Pierre de Reeder, and ...
47. Jessica Leccia
Actress | The Guiding Light
Jessica Leccia was born on January 8, 1976 in Washington Heights, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for Guiding Light (1952), A Million Happy Nows (2017) and One Life to Live (1968). She has been married to Brian Malloy since May 3, 2008. They have one child.
49. Joan Freeman
Actress | Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter
Joan Freeman was born on January 8, 1942 in Council Bluffs, Iowa, USA as Joan Leslie Freeman. She is an actress, known for Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984), Roustabout (1964) and Come September (1961). She is married to Bruce Kessler. She was previously married to Frank C. Beeston Jr.
51. John McTiernan
Director | Die Hard
John McTiernan was born on January 8, 1951 in Albany, New York, USA as John Campbell McTiernan Jr. He is a director and producer, known for Die Hard (1988), Predator (1987) and Last Action Hero (1993). He has been married to Gail Sistrunk since 2012. He was previously married to Kate Harrington, ...
53. José Ferrer
Actor | Dune
José Ferrer was born on January 8, 1912 in Santurce, Puerto Rico as José Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintrón. He was an actor, known for Dune (1984), Cyrano de Bergerac (1950) and Moulin Rouge (1952). He was married to Stella Daphne Magee, Rosemary Clooney, Phyllis Hill and Uta Hagen. He died on ...
Actor | Operación masacre
José María Gutiérrez was born in 1921 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as José María Gutiérrez Santos. He was an actor, known for Operación masacre (1973), Nights Without Moons and Suns (1984) and La comedia de la tarde (1971). He died on January 8, 2003 in Buenos Aires.
55. Josh Meyers
Actor | Date Movie
Josh Meyers is an actor, writer and stand-up comedian. Josh was born and raised in Bedford, New Hampshire and went to Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. After graduating, Josh moved to Amsterdam to be an actor at the famed "Boom Chicago Theatre," which for twenty years has been a ...
59. Kerwin Mathews
Actor | The 7th Voyage of Sinbad
Before there was a George Lucas and Harrison Ford running around creating special-effects excitement, there was a virile, boyishly handsome actor named Kerwin Mathews who was entertaining audiences battling a variety of creatures courtesy of pioneer special effects guru Ray Harryhausen. ...
61. Kim Jong-un
Self | Panorama
Kim Jong-un was born on January 8, 1984 in Pyongyang, North Korea. He is appeared in many documentaries including, Panorama (1953) and Dennis Rodman's Big Bang in PyongYang (2015). He went to boarding school in Switzerland. He has been married to Sol-Ju Ri since 2009. They have three children. On ...
62. Larry Storch
Actor | The Great Race
As a kid in the 1930s growing up in a tough New York neighborhood, kinetic wiseguy Larry Storch took in the multi-ethnic flavor of his surroundings and started blurting out various accents as a juvenile to provoke laughs and earn attention. Little did he know that this early talent would take him ...
64. Lauren Hewett
Actress | Strictly Ballroom
Lauren Hewett has been working in the entertainment industry since she was six years of age. Lauren has studied in both dance and vocals, and has achieved success in both areas. Lauren's first job was a television commercial for QUIK, a milk drink. Since that time Lauren has worked on stage, film, ...
65. Laurie Walters
Actress | Columbo
Slim, pretty, and appealing brunette Laurie Walters was born on January 8, 1947 in San Francisco, California. Laurie enrolled in Humboldt State College and originally planned on majoring in wildlife conservation. Walters switched to theater and briefly attended UC Santa Barbara. She then moved to ...
66. Maria Ozawa
Actress | Menculik miyabi
Maria Ozawa is a Japanese adult video actress. In Japan, she is referred to as an AV Idol. Her father is French-Canadian and her mother is Japanese but she was raised in Japan and speaks both English and Japanese. She began her career in adult videos in 2005 at the age of 19 and her exotic beauty ...
67. Maria Pitillo
Actress | Godzilla
Maria Pitillo was born in Elmira, NY, and grew up in Mahwah, NJ. She is of Italian and Irish descent.
Known primarily for her role as Audrey Timmonds in the monster flick Godzilla (1998), Maria got into show business after being invited by a girlfriend to audition for a part in a TV commercial. ...
71. May Wynn
Actress | The Caine Mutiny
May Wynn was born on January 8, 1928 in New York City, New York, USA as Donna Lee Hickey. She is an actress, known for The Caine Mutiny (1954), The Farmer Takes a Wife (1953) and The Unknown Terror (1957). She was previously married to Jack Wesley Custer and Jack Kelly.
76. Noah Cyrus
Actress | Gake no ue no Ponyo
Noah Lindsey Cyrus (born January 8, 2000) is an American actress and singer. She voiced the title role in the English version of the 2009 animated feature film Ponyo. In 2016, she released her debut single "Make Me (Cry)", featuring vocals from Labrinth.
Noah is the fifth child of Billy Ray and Tish...
80. R. Kelly
Soundtrack | Space Jam
R. Kelly was born on the south side of Chicago, Illinois, and attended Kenwood Academy High School, where his music teacher-mentor Lena McLin inspired him to become a singer. He used to sing on street corners. He started off his career with a group by the name of Public Announcement. R. Kelly a ...
81. Rachel Friend
Actress | Neighbours
Rachel Friend was born on January 8, 1970 as Rachel Amanda Friend. She is an actress, known for Neighbours (1985), Golden Fiddles (1991) and The Quest (1985). She has been married to Stuart MacGill since December 7, 2000. They have two children. She was previously married to Craig McLachlan.
82. Rachel Nichols
Actress | G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra
Rachel Emily Nichols was born in Augusta, Maine, the daughter of Alison and James Nichols, a schoolteacher. She has English, French Canadian, German, Irish, Italian and Scottish ancestry. She attended and graduated from Cony High School in Augusta, where she competed in the high jump. She attended ...
84. Renée Coleman
Actress | Quantum Leap
Renée Coleman (born January 8, 1962) is a Canadian actress who has appeared in several TV shows and movies. She is best known for her role on the NBC TV series, Quantum Leap (1989), in which she played the role of Alia, the "evil leaper". Coleman is also known for her role in the 1992 box office ...
85. Richard Benedict
Actor | Ocean's Eleven
Actor/director Richard Benedict was born Joseph Sciurba in Sicily. He came to the US with his family when he was seven. He was a prizefighter before journeying to Hollywood to break into the movies. His stocky, somewhat menacing appearance got him tough-guy and henchman roles, although he did get ...
86. Richard Cromwell
Actor | Men of the Hour
With smooth, boyish good looks, Richard Cromwell had the makings of a Hollywood star while talking movies were in their infancy. Falling far short of that goal, some of which was his own doing, he is hardly remembered today. The equivalent back then in fresh-faced, fair-haired appeal to 60s Dr. ...
91. Ron Moody
Actor | Oliver!
Equipped with a crooked, leering smirk and devilish gleam in his eye, the homely, yet beautifully expressive mug of actor Ron Moody will be most assuredly remembered for one signature role, despite the fact that the talented comedian had much, much more to offer. Carol Channing may have had her ...
92. Ron Pederson
Actor | MADtv
Ron Pederson is an award winning Canadian actor, improviser, theatre producer, and director. Ron was born in Edmonton Alberta Canada in 1978 and joined the vibrant Edmonton theatre scene at the age of eight. Ron studied acting at the Citadel Theatre School from 1987 until 1991 at which time he was ...
94. Roy Kinnear
After his schooling in Edinburgh, the British character actor Roy Kinnear attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. Following national service, Kinnear appeared on stage, radio, and television in Scotland before becoming a household name in Britain in the early 1960s as one of the ...
96. Ruth Maleczech
Actress | Sleepers
Ruth Maleczech was born on January 8, 1939 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Ruth Sophia Reinprecht. She was an actress, known for Sleepers (1996), Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008) and The Crucible (1996). She was married to Lee Breuer. She died on September 30, 2013 in Brooklyn, New York City, ...
98. Ryan Francis
Actor | Hook
Ryan has spent 35 years in entertainment. He has worked with Academy Award Winners Steven Spielberg, Robin Williams, Gwyneth Paltrow, Maggie Smith and Dustin Hoffman in Hook, and Emmy Award Winners Sela Ward and George Clooney on NBC's Sisters, which he was a series regular for its entire six year ...
99. Saeed Jaffrey
Actor | The Man Who Would Be King
Saeed Jaffrey was born in Maler Kotla, Punjab, India. He was born on the 8th of January 1929. He attended University of Allahabad where he completed his post-graduate degree in history. He also attended the Staff Training Institute of All India Radio. He started his career in drama, as the founder ...