Birth Month Day of 05-26 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
51. Phil Elverum
Soundtrack | My Suicide
Phil Elverum was born on May 26, 1978 in Anacortes, Washington, USA as Phil Elvrum. He is a composer, known for Archie's Final Project (2009), Faux (2010) and These Ways I Transgress (2018). He has been married to Michelle Williams since July 2018. He was previously married to Geneviève Castrée.
53. Rochelle Okoye
Stunts | War for the Planet of the Apes
Rochelle is a Professional Hollywood Stunt Woman, Actress, Best Selling Author, Motivational Speaker and Co-Owner of Tristar Vancouver Martial Arts. She was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba and began her gymnastics career at the very early age of 2. When Rochelle was 7 yrs old, both her parents decided ...
54. Al Jolson
Actor | The Jazz Singer
Al Jolson was known in the industry as "The World's Greatest Entertainer," for well over 40 years. After his death his influence continued unabated with such performers as Sammy Davis Jr., Elvis Presley, Mick Jagger, David Bowie, Jackie Wilson and Jerry Lee Lewis all mentioning him as an ...
55. Alec McCowen
Actor | Never Say Never Again
Alec McCowen was born Alexander Duncan McCowan on May 26, 1925 in Tunbridge Wells, England. After studying at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, he made his professional debut in 1942. He established his reputation in classical stage roles, appearing in the ensemble of Laurence Olivier's famed ...
60. Ole Bornedal
Writer | Nattevagten
Ole Bornedal was born 1959 in Noerresundby, Denmark. From the time he was fourteen he knew he wanted to become a filmmaker. However, not being able to get into The Danish Film School, he had to create his own career and after a few years of University Studies in Film, he started working for The ...
61. Sam Edwards
Actor | Captain Midnight
Sam Edwards grew up in a show business family, having made his debut on stage while he was just a baby (his mother, the actress Edna Park, was holding him). With his family, he acted on radio in "The Adventures of Sunny and Buddy," and on his family's show, "The Edwards Family."
62. Camila Greenberg
Actress | Veep
Camila Briann Greenberg was born on May 26, 1988 in Tucson, Arizona. She grew up performing in theater companies and signed with Ford modeling agency at the age of 14. She booked her first TV pilot for Nickelodeon in 2007 starring alongside comedian Tim Stack. She then made appearances on shows ...
63. Ben Alexander
Actor | All Quiet on the Western Front
Starting out as a child actor in 1915, Ben Alexander's first roles were in the films of such directors as Cecil B. DeMille and D.W. Griffith. He later graduated to juvenile leads and supporting parts in sound films, most notably in All Quiet on the Western Front (1930). When his acting career ...
Actor | Show Boat
Short, chubby-framed, twinkle-eyed, ever-huggable Charles Winninger was a veteran vaudevillian by the time he arrived in talking films. Born in a trunk to show biz folk in Athens, Wisconsin, on May 26, 1884, he was initially christened Karl Winninger. He left school while quite young (age 8) to ...
66. Norma Talmadge
Actress | Smilin' Through
Norma Talmadge was born on May 26, 1895, in Jersey City, New Jersey. The daughter of an unemployed alcoholic and his wife, Norma did not have the idyllic childhood that most of us yearn for. Her father left the family on Christmas Day and his wife and three daughters had to fend for themselves. Her...
68. Alison Stern
Actress | Private Parts
Alison Stern was born on May 26, 1954 in Massachusetts, USA as Alison Berns. She is an actress, known for Private Parts (1997), The Howard Stern Show (1987) and U.S. Open Sores (1989). She has been married to David Simon since November 23, 2001. She was previously married to Howard Stern.
Actor | Buckout Road
Matthew Currie Holmes is a multi-award-winning screenwriter, director, and actor; having appeared in over 40 films and television series, most notably Firewall (Harrison Ford), The Fog (Maggie Grace) and Wrong Turn 2 (Henry Rollins).
Currie Holmes' feature film directorial debut, the supernatural ...
Soundtrack | Gravity
Randall Hank Williams was born the son of the legendary Hank Williams and Audrey Williams. After the death of his father in 1953, Hank Jr. began his career in country music. The early years of his career were spent trying to overcome the legacy of his father and come into his own. This did not ...
73. Charles Stevens
Actor | The Three Musketeers
Charles Stevens was born on May 26, 1893 in Solomonsville, Arizona, USA as Carlos Stevens. He was an actor, known for The Three Musketeers (1921), Call of the Wild (1935) and Across the Pacific (1926). He was married to Lila Ethel Berry. He died on August 22, 1964 in Hollywood, California, USA.
74. Sheila Steafel
Actress | The 10th Kingdom
Sheila Steafel was born on May 26, 1935 in Johannesburg, South Africa as Sheila Frances Steafel. She was an actress, known for The 10th Kingdom (2000), Parting Shots (1998) and The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom (1968). She was married to Harry H. Corbett. She died on August 23, 2019 in London, England.
Cinematographer | Cabaret
Goeffrey Unsworth was one of the great cinematographers of the 20th Century, the winner of two Oscars, five BAFTA awards, and three awards from the British Society of Cinematographers for his work as a director of photography. Born in 1914 in Lancashire, England, Unsworth started in the industry in...
77. Dorothy Christy
Actress | Sons of the Desert
Dorothy Christy was born Dorothea J. Seltzer in Reading Pennsylvania. She was an American actress who worked with film greats such as Will Rogers, Buster Keaton, the Marx brothers, Laurel and Hardy, and many others. She even worked with the singing cowboy himself, Gene Autry. She passed away of ...
78. Patsy Palmer
Actress | EastEnders
Born Julie Anne Harris, the youngest child of Albert and Pat Harris, Patsy Palmer was born for stardom. She spent her childhood in Bethnal Green, London with her whole family close by. She was particularly close to her maternal parents, whom she affectionately called "Farvey" and "Nor." Her parents...
79. Horst Tappert
Actor | Derrick
Born on 26 May 1923 in Wuppertal, he served with the Nazi German Waffen-SS in World War II. After attending acting lessons at the theater in Stendal, where he also made his stage debut, he performed on several important stages in Germany, but became widely popular as cinema and television actor in ...
81. Ingrid Goude
Actress | The Killer Shrews
Lovely and sultry blonde actress/model Ingrid Goude was born in 1937 in Sandviken, Sweden. Her parents were Edward and Valdy Goude. Her father Edward was the manager of a steel plant. Ingrid won the Miss Sweden Beauty pageant in 1956. She subsequently placed as second runner-up in the 1956 Miss ...
83. Michael Portillo
Michael Portillo was born on May 26, 1953 in Bushey, Hertfordshire, England as Michael Denzil Xavier Portillo. He is a writer, known for Great American Railroad Journeys (2016), Railways of the Great War (2014) and Portillo: The Trouble with the Tories (2019). He has been married to Carolyn Claire ...
85. Jason Manford
Actor | Ordinary Lies
Jason Manford was born on May 26, 1981 in Salford, Lancashire, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Ordinary Lies (2015), Ideal (2005) and Little Crackers (2010). He has been married to Lucy Dyke since December 23, 2017. They have one child. He was previously married to Catherine.
88. George Formby
Soundtrack | Boots! Boots!
Born George Hoy Booth in Wigan, Lancashire on 26 May 1904, he later took his father's stage name of George Formby. He briefly attended school where he failed to learn to read or write so was removed from formal education and sent to become a stable boy in Middleham, North Yorkshire, where he later ...
93. Will Sanderson
Will Sanderson was born on May 26, 1980 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He is an actor, known for In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale (2007), House of the Dead (2003) and BloodRayne (2005). He has been married to Christine Sanderson since 2005.
96. Billy Beck
Actor | Near Dark
Character actor Billy Beck was born Frank Billerbeck on May 26, 1920 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Billy did drawings of clowns as a kid. Beck fought with the Allied Forces in France during World War II and returned in 1948 to Paris, France, where he began his show business career acting in French...
99. Queen Mary
Queen Mary was born Victoria Mary Augusta Louise Olga Pauline Claudine Agnes Mary in Kensington Palace on May 26, 1867 to Duke Francis and Duchess Mary of Teck. Young Mary was the great-granddaughter of George III and a second cousin to Queen Victoria.
She and her family lived a quiet life in ...
100. Byron Shores
Actor | The Mad Doctor of Market Street
Byron Shores was born on May 26, 1907 in Oklahoma, USA. He was an actor, known for The Mad Doctor of Market Street (1942), Johnny Eager (1941) and Murder in Harlem (1935). He was married to Janna de Loos. He died on November 13, 1957 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA.