Birth Place Matching "Santa Ana, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Hairspray
Michelle Pfeiffer was born in Santa Ana, California, to Donna Jean (Taverna) and Richard Pfeiffer, a heating and air-conditioning contractor. She has an older brother and two younger sisters - Dedee Pfeiffer and Lori Pfeiffer, who both dabbled in acting and modeling but decided against making it ...
Actor | Black Panther
Michael B. Jordan, the middle of three children, was born in Santa Ana, California and raised in Newark, New Jersey. He is the son of Donna (Davis), a high school counselor, and Michael A. Jordan. His middle name, Bakari, means "noble promise" in Swahili. (He is not related to, or named after, ...
Actor | The Dirty Dozen
Over his 40-year career as one of Hollywood's veteran character actors, Robert Webber always marked his spot by playing all types of roles and was not stereotyped into playing just one kind of character. Sometimes he even got to play a leading role (see Hysteria (1965)). Webber first started out in...
5. Brett Halsey
Actor | The Godfather: Part III
Internationally known actor Brett Halsey, one of Hollywood's busiest and handsomest actors of the mid-to-late 50s and early 60s, was born Charles Oliver Hand to a builder/contractor in Santa Ana, California on June 20, 1933. Interested in performing from childhood (he appeared in local community ...
Soundtrack | Pete's Dragon
Lindsey Stirling is a modern-day "Dancing Violinist", who got her start on America's Got Talent (2006) in 2010. Since then, she has over 2 million subscribers on YouTube, and over 100,000 sales on her self-titled album. Stirling has been called "The Hip Hop Violinist", due to her twist on songs ...
7. Al St. John
Actor | Billy the Kid Trapped
Al St. John was born on September 10, 1893 in Santa Ana, California, USA as Alfred St. John. He was an actor and director, known for Billy the Kid Trapped (1942), Outlaws of the Plains (1946) and Moonlight on the Range (1937). He was married to Flo-Bell Moore, Yvonne June Villon Price Pearce (...
9. Ted Elliott
Writer | Shrek
Ted Elliott was born on July 4, 1961 in Santa Ana, California, USA. He is a writer, known for Shrek (2001), The Lone Ranger (2013) and Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003).
10. Barbara Merrill
Actress | What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
Barbara Merrill was born on May 1, 1947 in Santa Ana, California, USA as Barbara Davis Sherry. She is an actress, known for What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962), This Is Your Life (1952) and Hour Magazine (1980). She has been married to Jeremy Hyman since January 4, 1964.
13. Bill Medley
Soundtrack | Dirty Dancing
Bill Medley was born on September 19, 1940 in Santa Ana, California, USA as William Thomas Medley. He has been married to Paula J. Vasu since July 9, 1986. They have one child. He was previously married to Janice Gorham, Suzanne Robertson and Karen Sue O'Grady.
15. John Raitt
Actor | The Pajama Game
One of the top Broadway baritones of the post WWII period, John Raitt maintained an incredibly resilient career that spanned over 60 years, showing remarkable power, range and stamina for a man who defied the odds by concertizing well into his 80s. He was born in Santa Ana, California in 1917, the ...
16. Shelley Beattie
Actress | Hot Shots! Part Deux
Shelley Ann Beattie was born in Orange County, California, where she at the age of three suffered from severe hearing loss due to overdose of aspirins; the overdose caused her to lose all her ability to hear in one ear and reduced her ability to hear by thirty percent in the other. This event ...
17. Wade Boteler
Actor | The Green Hornet
Wade Boteler was born on October 3, 1888 in Santa Ana, California, USA. He was an actor and writer, known for The Green Hornet (1940), The Green Hornet Strikes Again! (1940) and The Mandarin Mystery (1936). He was married to Ellen Evelyn James. He died on May 7, 1943 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, ...
18. Donna Garrett
Stunts | TRON
Stuntwoman, stunt coordinator, and actress Donna Garrett was born Donna Lee Funk on November 17, 1942 in Santa Ana, California. Garrett grew up in suburban Los Angeles and attended L.A. Valley Junior College as a physical education major. Donna met her husband Ralph Garrett at a rehearsal for the ...
25. Dale Fuller
Actress | Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ
Dale Fuller was born on June 17, 1885 in Santa Ana, California, USA as Marie Dale Phillipps. She was an actress, known for Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1925), The Cossacks (1928) and The Sacred Flame (1929). She died on October 14, 1948 in Pomona, California.
28. Sokhan Kevin Sar
Actor | Jill and Bobby
Born in Santa Ana, California, but raised in the "Inland Empire" Sar emerged out of a difficult environment to pursue his abilities in art and film. Expressing his creativity through the medium of cinema, Sar moved to Los Angeles, California to attend the Art Institute of Los Angeles, after ...
29. Kevin McLaughlin
Kevin McLaughlin was born on March 19, 1970 in Santa Ana, California, USA as Kevin Patrick McLaughlin. He died on October 23, 1999 in Hanalei, Hawaii, USA.
41. Norma Nichols
Actress | The Ne'er Do Well
Norma Nichols was born on January 7, 1894 in Santa Ana, California, USA. She was an actress, known for The Ne'er Do Well (1916), Ham and the Hermit's Daughter (1916) and The Tides of Barnegat (1917). She died on November 27, 1989 in Los Angeles, California.
42. June LaVere
Actress | Maid of the West
June LaVere was born on February 19, 1903 in Santa Ana, California, USA as Gladys Josephine James. She was an actress, known for Maid of the West (1921), Danger (1923) and The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956). She was married to E. K. Armistead and Clifford Sanforth. She died on February 7, 1991 in ...
44. Kevin Shahinian
Director | For Which It Stands
Kevin was born and raised in Southern California, where at a young age he discovered an interest and talent for filmmaking. One of few "Distinguished Scholars" at the top of his high school class, Kevin turned down UC Berkeley to study film at the University of Southern California. While earning ...
46. Willa Kim
Costume Designer | Great Performances: Dance in America
Willa Kim was born on June 30, 1917 as Wullah Mei Ok Kim. She is known for her work on Great Performances: Dance in America (1976), Gardens of Stone (1987) and The Will Rogers Follies (1991). She was married to William Pène du Bois. She died on December 23, 2016 in Seattle, Washington, USA.