earthday club

by UnkMangani | created - 14 Aug 2018 | updated - 18 Aug 2018 | Public

1. Henry Fielding

Writer | Tom Jones

Henry Fielding was born April 22nd 1707, the son of Edmund Fielding, an impoverished nobleman who spent most of his time in and out of various debtor's prisons. After the death of their mother, Henry and his seven siblings were taken in by their maternal grandmother. He was a wild and willful young...

2. Immanuel Kant

Writer | Delta

Immanuel Kant was born on April 22, 1724 in Königsberg, Prussia. He was a writer, known for Delta (2004). He died on February 12, 1804 in Königsberg.

3. V.I. Lenin

Writer | Un'alba

V.I. Lenin was born on April 22, 1870 in Simbirsk, Russian Empire as Vladimir Ilich Uliánov. He was a writer, known for Un'alba (1920), The Fall of the Romanov Dynasty (1927) and Lenin v 2012 godu (2013). He was married to Nadezhda Krupskaya. He died on January 21, 1924 in Gorki, Moscow Governorate...

4. Vladimir Nabokov

Writer | Lolita

Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov was born on April 22, 1899, the eldest of five children in a wealthy aristocratic family in St. Petersburg, Russia. His grandfather was a Justice Minister to the Czar Alexander II. His father, named Vladimir Dmitrievich Nabokov, was a liberal political leader, the ...

5. J. Robert Oppenheimer

Self | Going to Pieces: The Rise and Fall of the Slasher Film

J. Robert Oppenheimer was born on April 22, 1904 in New York City, New York, USA as Julius Robert Oppenheimer. He was married to Katherine Harrison Puening. He died on February 18, 1967 in Princeton, New Jersey, USA.

6. Eddie Albert

Actor | Roman Holiday

A graduate of the University of Minnesota, Eddie Albert was a circus trapeze flier before becoming a stage and radio actor. He made his film debut in 1938 and has worked steadily since, often cast as the friendly, good-natured buddy of the hero but occasionally being cast as a villain; one of his ...

7. Yehudi Menuhin

Soundtrack | L'ultimo bacio

Yehudi Menuhin was born on April 22, 1916 in New York City, New York, USA. He was married to Diana Menuhin and Nola Nicholas. He died on March 12, 1999 in Berlin, Germany.

8. Charles Mingus

Soundtrack | The Wolf of Wall Street

Charles Mingus was born on April 22, 1922 in Nogales, Arizona, USA as Charles Barron Mingus. He was married to Sue Mingus, Judy Starkey, Celia Zaentz and Canilla Jeanne Gross. He died on January 5, 1979 in Cuernavaca, Mexico.

9. Bettie Page

Self | Striporama

Bettie Page's life was filled with cult myth, mystery and sadness. Her image captured the imagination of a generation with her free spirit and unabashed sensuality, during an era of strong sexual repression. She was the quintessential pin-up, tacked up on walls in military barracks and garages; ...

10. Aaron Spelling

Producer | Charlie's Angels

Aaron Spelling graduated from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, with a Bachelor of Arts Degree. Before that, he attended Forest Avenue High. He started as a writer and sold his first script to Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre (1955). He wrote for various television shows, ...

11. Charlotte Rae

Actress | The Facts of Life

Charlotte Rae was born Charlotte Rae Lubotsky in 1926, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the middle daughter of three sisters, between Beverly and Mimi. Her parents, Esther (nee Ottenstein) and Meyer Lubotsky, were Russian Jewish immigrants. Her father owned an automobile tire business. Her mother had been ...

12. Paul Chambers

Soundtrack | Dexter

Paul Chambers was born on April 22, 1935 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Paul Laurence Dunbar Chambers Jr. He died on January 4, 1969 in New York City, New York, USA.

13. Glen Campbell

Soundtrack | True Grit

Glen Campbell was born on April 22, 1936 in Billstown, Arkansas, USA as Glen Travis Campbell. He was married to Kim Campbell, Sarah Jan Barg Davis, Billie Jean Nunley and Diane Kirk. He died on August 8, 2017 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.

14. Jack Nicholson

Actor | Chinatown

Jack Nicholson, an American actor, producer, director and screenwriter, is a three-time Academy Award winner and twelve-time nominee. Nicholson is also notable for being one of two actors - the other being Michael Caine - who have received Oscar nomination in every decade from the 1960s through the...

15. Jason Miller

Actor | The Exorcist

Character actor and playwright Jason Miller had a variety of jobs before he started a writing career and wrote his own play, "That Championship Season", for which he received the Pulitzer Prize Award. Miller gave up his professional writing career in the early seventies to start acting. In 1973, he...

16. John Waters

Writer | Pecker

Growing up in Baltimore in the 1950s, John Waters was not like other children; he was obsessed by violence and gore, both real and on the screen. With his weird counter-culture friends as his cast, he began making silent 8mm and 16mm films in the mid-'60s; he screened these in rented Baltimore ...

17. Carol Drinkwater

Actress | A Clockwork Orange

Carol Drinkwater was born on April 22, 1948 in London, England. She is an actress and writer, known for A Clockwork Orange (1971), Father (1990) and All Creatures Great and Small (1978).

18. Peter Frampton

Soundtrack | Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Peter Frampton was born on April 22, 1950 in Beckenham, Kent, England. He has been married to Tina Elfers since January 13, 1996. They have one child. He was previously married to Barbara Gold and Mary Lovett.

19. Marilyn Chambers

Actress | Who Shot Patakango?

Marilyn Chambers is an actress, known for Who Shot Pat? (1989).

20. Catherine Mary Stewart

Actress | The Last Starfighter

Catherine Mary Stewart's career has spanned more than 30 years and over 50 different productions, from film to television to theater, in England, Canada and the United States. She was living in London studying dance, acting and singing when she was cast in her first professional acting role as the ...

21. Ryan Stiles

Actor | Hot Shots! Part Deux

It's not surprising that Ryan Stiles would feel comfortable doing a comedic turn in the role of Lewis, one of Drew Carey's ever-present friends in the new comedy The Drew Carey Show (1995). After all, the first job Stiles ever had was that of a stand-up comedian. Although he was a good student, ...

22. Byron Allen

Producer | 47 Meters Down

Byron Allen was born in 1961 in Detroit. Not long afterward, he moved to LA. When he was just a teenager, he started doing stand-up clubs in Los Angeles. That was where comedian Jimmie Walker discovered him, and offered him a job as a writer. Allen worked alongside David Letterman and Jay Leno. He ...

23. Chris Makepeace

Actor | Meatballs

Chris Makepeace was born on April 22, 1964 in Montréal, Québec, Canada. He is an actor and assistant director, known for Meatballs (1979), My Bodyguard (1980) and Vamp (1986).

24. Dana Barron

Actress | National Lampoon's Vacation

Dana Barron was born on April 22, 1966 in New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Vacation (1983), Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990) and Happythankyoumoreplease (2010).

25. Jeffrey Dean Morgan

Actor | Watchmen

Jeffrey Dean Morgan endeared himself to audiences with his recurring role on ABC's smash hit series, Grey's Anatomy (2005). His dramatic arc as heart patient "Denny Duquette", who wins the heart of intern "Izzie Stevens" (Katherine Heigl) in a star-crossed romance, made him a universal fan favorite...

26. 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...

27. Anna Falchi

Actress | C'è Kim Novak al telefono

Anna Falchi was born on April 22, 1972 in Tampere, Finland as Anna Kristiina Palomaki. She is an actress and producer, known for C'è Kim Novak al telefono (1994), S.P.Q.R.: 2,000 and a Half Years Ago (1994) and The Tracker (2019). She was previously married to Stefano Ricucci.

28. Kaká

Self | 2005 FIFA Confederations Cup

Ricardo Izecson dos Santos Leite (born 22 April 1982, commonly known as Kaká or Ricardo Kaká, is a Brazilian retired professional footballer who played as an attacking midfielder. Owing to his performances at Milan where he was an elite play-maker, Kaká is widely considered one of the best players ...

29. Marshawn Lynch

Actor | The League

Attended Oakland (Calif.) Technical High School. Named a Super Prep All-American and the San Francisco Chronicle's East Bay Player of the Year in 2003. Was the first three-time All-League First Team selection in school history. Cousin, QB Josh Johnson, was drafted in the fifth round (160th overall)...

30. Amber Heard

Actress | Aquaman

Amber Laura Heard was born in Austin, Texas, to Patricia Paige Heard (née Parsons), an internet researcher, and David C. Heard (David Clinton Heard), a contractor. She has English, Irish, Scottish, German, and Welsh ancestry.

Heard appeared in the Academy Award-nominated film, North Country (2005), ...



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