Birth Place Matching "New York City, New York, USA" (Sorted by Name Ascending)
1. 'By' Dunham
Music Department | McLintock!
Songwriter ("Twinkle and Shine", "Dream Street", "Flipper"), scriptwiter, writer of special material, and author. He joined ASCAP in 1947, and his other popular-song compositions include "With You in My Arms", "Where Does It Get You in the End?", "Possum Song", "Ah, but It Happens", "If You're Ever...
Actor | Dance Hall Racket
'Killer' Joe Piro was born on March 2, 1921 in New York City, New York, USA as Frank Piro. He is known for his work on Dance Hall Racket (1953), Mad Monster Party? (1967) and That Was the Week That Was (1964). He died on February 5, 1989 in New York City.
5. 50 Cent
Soundtrack | Get Rich or Die Tryin'
Born in the South Jamaica section of Queens, Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson has lived in New York City all his life. He was raised by his grandparents after his father ran out and his mother was shot when he was only eight. Growing up, the Queens rapper originally wanted to be a heavyweight boxer, but ...
Actor | The Black King
A.B. DeComathiere was born on November 19, 1877 in New York City, New York, USA as Abram Benedict Comathiere. He was an actor and director, known for The Black King (1932), The Midnight Ace (1928) and The Exile (1931). He died on May 18, 1940 in Central Islip, Long Island, New York.
7. A.C. Abadie
Cinematographer | Annual Baby Parade, 1904, Asbury Park, N.J.
A.C. Abadie was born on December 9, 1878 in New York City, New York, USA as Alfred Camille Abadie. He was a cinematographer and director, known for Annual Baby Parade, 1904, Asbury Park, N.J. (1904), Egyptian Fakir with Dancing Monkey (1903) and A Scrap in Black and White (1903). He was married to ...
Actor | The Wright Path
A.J. Franklin was born in the Long Island City section of Queens, New York. He was raised in Baltimore County, MD where he studied instrumental music and theater. Growing up, A.J. was often told he possessed a special gift that needed to be shared with the world. He now resides in New York where ...
12. ASAP Rocky
Soundtrack | Dope
American rapper from Harlem, New York City. Rakim is a member of the hip hop collective ASAP Mob, from which he adopted his moniker. Rocky released his debut mix-tape Live. Love. ASAP, in 2011. The success of his mix-tape led to a record deal with Polo Grounds Music, RCA Records, and Sony Music ...
Soundtrack | Romeo Must Die
Talented. Beautiful. Modest. These three words described R&B singer-turned-actress Aaliyah perfectly.
Aaliyah Dana Haughton was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Diane (Hankerson) and Michael Haughton. Her uncle was music manager Barry Hankerson and her brother is director Rashad Haughton. Aaliyah was ...
14. Aaron Copland
Soundtrack | He Got Game
Aaron Copland is an Academy Award-winning composer (The Heiress (1949)), author, conductor, lecturer and educator. He was educated at public schools and was a music student of his sister and later Leopold Wolfson, Victor Wittgenstein, Clarence Adler, Rubin Goldmark and Nadia Boulanger. In 1925, he ...
20. Aaron Saxon
Actor | Gun Fever
Before he began his acting career, Saxon was a wrestler ("Lord Spears") whose gimmick was entering the arena in a dress suit and quoting Shakespeare at every opportunity. His cauliflower ears marked him for "mug" roles; after making a few movies, he was able to afford plastic surgery and had an ...
23. Aaron Schwartz
Actor | Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Aaron Schwartz is a New York native who began his acting career at an early age. He is known for playing the lead role of Gerald Garner in the 1995 Judd Apatow feature "Heavyweights" and in the cult classic "The Mighty Ducks." Aaron also reunited with former and future cast-mates Michelle ...
25. Aaron Sorkin
Writer | The West Wing
Aaron Sorkin grew up in Scarsdale, a suburb of New York City where he was very involved in his high school drama and theater club. After graduating from Syracuse University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theater, Sorkin intended to pursue a career in acting. It took him only a short time to ...
26. Aaron Stipkovich
Producer | 30 Days to Vegas
Aaron Stipkovich was born on November 15, 1963 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on 30 Days to Vegas (2009), Dawson's Creek (1998) and 28 Days to Vegas (2008). He has been married to Olga Stipkovich since March 20, 2015. He was previously married to Eva Marie Parker.
27. Abbe Lane
Actress | Twilight Zone: The Movie
Abbe Lane was born on December 14, 1932 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Abigail Francine Lassman. She is an actress, known for Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983), Caesar Against the Pirates (1962) and Amazing Stories (1985). She has been married to Perry Leff since December 16, 1964. She ...
29. Abbot Lutz
Abbot Lutz was born on August 14, 1917 in New York City, New York, USA. He died in December 1985 in New York City.
32. Abby Elliott
Actress | No Strings Attached
Abby Elliott is the first second-generation cast member on Saturday Night Live (1975). Her father is Chris Elliott, who was featured on the show during the 1994-1995 season. She is also the granddaughter of veteran comic Bob Elliott, from the "Bob and Ray Show".
Before coming to "Saturday Night Live...
33. Abby Singer
Production Manager | St. Elsewhere
Abby Singer was born on December 8, 1917 in New York City, New York, USA as Abner E. Singer. He is known for his work on St. Elsewhere (1982), Remington Steele (1982) and Man in the Chair (2007). He was married to Lotte Katz, Michelle Stone and Helen Eininger. He died on March 13, 2014 in Woodland ...
34. Abby Stein
Self | Dark Net
Abby Stein is a Jewish educator, speaker, and trans activist. She was born and raised in a Chasidic family of rabbinic descent; she is the 10th generation of the Baal Shem Tov - Founder of the Chasidic movement. In that world Abby attended Yeshiva, completing a rabbinical degree in 2011. In 2012, ...
35. Abe Baum
36. Abe Burrows
Writer | Just Go with It
Songwriter, composer, writer, panelist, director, singer and pianist, educated at City College of New York and New York University. He began his writing career as a script writer for "Duffy's Taven" on radio, and later, the Rudy Vallee program. He sang in his own radio shows , in night clubs, and ...
37. Abe Ellstein
Composer | Yidl mitn fidl
Composer, conductor and pianist, educated at the Third Street Settlement, the Manhattan School of Music, and Juilliard (on scholarship); a student of Frederic Jacobi, Rubin Goldmark, and Albert Stoessel. He was a member of the Metropolitan Opera's Children's Chorus between 1916 and 1920 and sang in...
39. Abe Holzmann
Soundtrack | Trapeze
Composer, educated at the New York Conservatory. He was a staff arranger, composer, and manager for the orchestra department of music-publishing firms, and advertising manager for the 'International Musician'. Joining ASCAP in 1923, his song and instrumental compositions include "Smoky Mokes Cake ...
40. Abe Osheroff
Director | Dreams and Nightmares
Abe Osheroff was born on October 24, 1915 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA as Abraham Osheroff. He was a director and writer, known for Dreams and Nightmares (1974), Heir to an Execution (2004) and American Renegade: Confessions of a Radical Humanist (2009). He died on April 6, 2008 in ...
44. Abe Vigoda
Actor | The Godfather
Tall, dour-faced and slouch-shouldered character actor Abe Vigoda proved himself in both gritty dramatic roles, and as an actor with wonderful comedic timing.
Vigoda was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Lena (Moses) and Samuel Vigoda, a tailor -- both Russian Jewish immigrants. His father was a tailor...
45. Abel Green
Writer | Mr. Broadway
Editor and theatrical trade reporter ('Variety'), songwriter, composer, editor, author and producer. He organized theatrical news coverage of European and South American capitols, and edited Variey since 1933. He co-authored and produced the Philco-Variety Hall of Fame. Joining ASCAP in 1952, his ...
47. Abigail Breslin
Actress | Little Miss Sunshine
Academy Award-nominated actress Abigail Breslin is one of the most sought-after actors of her generation. Her unique and charismatic talents have contributed to her versatile roles in both comedy and drama.
Recently, Breslin headlined the first season of the horror-comedy series, Scream Queens (2015)...
48. Abigail Chapin
Soundtrack | Downsizing
Abigail Chapin was born in Brooklyn, New York City. She's the daughter of Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Tom Chapin, the sister of Lily Chapin, and the half-sister of Jessica Craven and Jonathan Craven. Moreover, her grandfather was jazz drummer James Chapin and her uncle was noted singer/...
50. Abiola Abrams
Actress | Jump Tomorrow
Abiola Abrams knew that she wanted to make movies after a 5th grade class trip to the Museum of TV & Radio. The product of mostly single sex education at The Brearley School in Manhattan, Abiola's first foray into media was as a member of a feminist rap and slam poetry group when she was 15. The ...