Birthdays: May 8by bcampos862 | created - 08 May 2015 | updated - 21 Apr 2018 | Public
1. Nyle DiMarco
Actor | Station 19
Model, actor, and activist Nyle DiMarco, born in Queens, New York City, USA, has been breaking down barriers and winning over audiences since he burst onto the scene in 2014. As a fan favorite on cycle 22 of "America's Next Top Model," DiMarco became the second male winner and first Deaf contestant...
2. Aaron Gassor
Stunts | Wonder Woman
Aaron Gassor, more commonly known as 'Ginger Ninja Trickster' has amassed a following of over One Million Subscribers and Over Half a Billion Views on YouTube. This is mainly due to his likeable personality, extensive knowledge of martial arts and demonstrating his extraordinary abilities. He has ...
Actress | American Crime
Ana was born in London but she grew up in Spain and England. Her mother is Spanish and her father is English and she was raised bilingually.
Ana's first lead role was on a Spanish TV show shot in Madrid. She then went on to star on American boarding school drama House of Anubis.
She was nominated for...
Actress | Outlaw Women
Angela Stevens was born on May 8, 1925 in Eagle Rock, Los Angeles, California, USA as Ann Evelyn Allen. She was an actress, known for Outlaw Women (1952), Creature with the Atom Brain (1955) and Blunder Boys (1955). She was married to George F. Zika. She died on March 17, 2016.
10. Anthony Field
Soundtrack | Ant-Man
Anthony was once a member of the band, The Cockroaches, with fellow Wiggler Jeff Fatt. He has a background in Early Childhood Education. While studying this field, he met Greg Page and Murray Cook, and voilà! The Wiggles were born. Anthony currently resides in his homeland, Australia.
11. Anthony Reynolds
Actor | The Hunger Games
Anthony Reynolds is an American film, television and theatre actor known for his work as a character actor playing authoritative roles as law enforcement officers, federal agents and military officials. Gravitating toward the character actors in the movies of his childhood, Anthony aspired to be a ...
12. Arnold Scaasi
Costume_department | On a Clear Day You Can See Forever
Arnold Scaasi was born on May 8, 1930 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada as Arnold Isaacs. He is known for his work on On a Clear Day You Can See Forever (1970), Kiss Me Goodbye (1982) and The DuPont Show with June Allyson (1959). He was married to Parker Ladd. He died on August 3, 2015 in New York City, ...
13. Betsy Baker
Actress | The Evil Dead
Betsy Baker was born in May of 1955 in Iowa. She had graduated with a combined degree in theater and classical voice from Michigan State University and embarked upon headline engagements throughout the south, including The Eden Roc in Miami Beach and other venues, with a group called Musicana. ...
14. Robert Clampett
Director | Thunderbolt the Wondercolt
Born in San Diego, California, the young Robert Clampett was monumentally moved as a child by the film The Lost World (1925), inspiring him to create a sea-serpent sock-puppet that he used in puppet shows to entertain the neighborhood kids. This led him to create a stuffed Mickey Mouse toy, which ...
15. Bob Guiney
Self | The Bachelorette
Introduced to America on ABC's hugely popular hit "the Bachelor", Detroit native Bob Guiney has been in our living rooms ever since. Currently, Bob can be seen as a bi-monthly panelist for the TODAY Show, and is one of the featured faces on the comedic Viria's Top 10! He also appears weekly on ...
20. Carmen Mathews
Actress | Alfred Hitchcock Presents
Carmen Mathews' film credits include BUtterfield 8 (1960), A Rage to Live (1965), Sounder (1972) Daniel (1983). She also appeared in several TV movies and is still seen in reruns as Col. Lillian Rayborn in an episode of the TV series M*A*S*H (1972). She has teamed on the Broadway stage with such ...
22. Charles Scorsese
Actor | Goodfellas
Charles Scorsese was born on May 8, 1913 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA as Luciano Charles Scorsese. He is known for his work on Goodfellas (1990), Cape Fear (1991) and After Hours (1985). He was married to Catherine Scorsese. He died on August 23, 1993 in Kips Bay, Manhattan.
24. Chris Lighty
Producer | Get Rich or Die Tryin'
Chris Lighty was born on May 8, 1968 in Bronx, New York City, New York, USA as Darrell Steven Lighty. He was a producer, known for Get Rich or Die Tryin' (2005), Caught in the Crossfire (2010) and 50 Cent: The Money and the Power (2008). He was married to Veronica. He died on August 30, 2012 in ...
26. Chuck Huber
Chuck Huber was born on May 8, 1971 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Charles Cody Huber. He is an actor and producer, known for Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods (2013), Dragon Ball Z (1996) and Arbor Day: The Musical (2014). He was previously married to Kirsten Fischer.
29. Darren Hayes
Actor | Going Dark
As the lead singer and co-songwriter of duo Savage Garden, and as a solo recording artist in his own right Darren Hayes has held a career spanning two decades. He has sold over 27 million albums globally having achieved two U.S Billboard number one singles 'Truly Madly Deeply' and 'I Knew I Loved ...
Self | Blue Planet II
Born 8 May 1926, the younger brother of actor Lord Richard Attenborough. He never expressed a wish to act and, instead, studied Natural Sciences at Cambridge University, graduating in 1947, the year he began his two years National Service in the Royal Navy. In 1952, he joined BBC Television at ...
31. David Hurst
Actor | Kelly's Heroes
Son of Austrian parents, born into an atmosphere of theater. His father was Max Reinhardt's associate. Came with a "Kindertransport" to England, later went to Ireland to study art. His first experience was with a Belfast repertory company. During the war, he served with the Irish Fusiliers, after ...
32. David Keith
Actor | An Officer and a Gentleman
David Lemuel Keith was born on May 8, 1954 in Knoxville, Tennessee, the son of Lemuel Grady Keith Jr. and Hilda Earle. He graduated from the University of Tennessee with a Bachelor of Arts in Speech and Theater. Keith had a supporting role in The Rose (1979) starring Bette Midler, had a supporting ...
33. David Winning
Director | Van Helsing
David Winning was born in Calgary, Canada and is is a US/Canada Dual Citizen. At twenty-two, he directed his debut feature Storm (1987) with just $50,000. It was released theatrically by Cannon International in April 1988 and distributed by Warner Home Entertainment in 1989; selling 20,000 copies. ...
35. Don Rickles
Actor | Kelly's Heroes
Donald Jay Rickles was born May 8, 1926 in New York. Following the Golden Era of Hollywood, he remained active until early 2017. He got his start in night clubs, toiling for over 20 years, until 1958, when he made his film debut in Run Silent Run Deep (1958). The movie was a big hit. Afterward, ...
37. Dusty Sorg
Actor | Westworld
Dusty Sorg, born Dustin Robert Sorg, grew up in Hugo, Minnesota, a small rural town outside of St. Paul. Upon seeing Die Hard (1988) at the age of twelve, he instantly knew he wanted to become an actor. He began performing and soon starring in his local church productions and high school plays ...
Actress | Beyond Borders
Elizabeth Whitmere was born on May 8, 1981 in Timmins, Ontario, Canada as Elizabeth Wetmore. She is an actress and producer, known for Beyond Borders (2003), Clown (2014) and Supernatural (2005). She has been married to Terry McGurrin since August 20, 2005.
39. Elo Cinquanta
Actress | Ladies Happy Hour
Actress from Switzerland, Elo has worked for various European and Canadian productions. Being blessed naturally with youthful looks, she's consistently cast for much younger roles than her actual age. Many leading roles in independent, feature films, short films and TV and web series. She also ...
41. Emilio Delgado
Actor | Quincy M.E.
Emilio Delgado is an actor and singer, best known for his 44 years in the role of "Luis" on Sesame Street from 1971-2015. He was born in Calexico, California and spent his early childhood living across the border in Mexicali, Mexico in a large extended family.
He started working at an early age in ...
43. Enrique Iglesias
Soundtrack | Once Upon a Time in Mexico
Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler was born in Madrid, Spain, to Spanish singer Julio Iglesias and Spanish-Filipino socialite Isabel Preysler. In 1979, his parents' marriage was annulled. He was eight years old when he moved to the U.S., and at the age of 15, secretly began writing music. He studied ...
Self | Biography
Evie Wynn Johnson was born on May 8, 1914 in Buffalo, New York, USA as Eve Lynn Abbott. She was an actress, known for Biography (1987) and Lana Turner... a Daughter's Memoir (2001). She was married to Van Johnson and Keenan Wynn. She died on July 19, 2004 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA.
Actor | Don Camillo
The apocryphal biography of Fernand Contandin tells the invention of his artistic name Fernandel by his sister-in-law ("Voici le Fernand d'elles"). At the beginning of the thirties he became a typical actor of the comedy genre: popular, common, likable and with a concealed grain of drama. Marc ...
49. Gillian Dobb
Actress | Magnum, P.I.
Gillian Dobb was born on May 8, 1929 in London, England, UK. She was an actress, best known for her role as 'Agatha Chumley' in Magnum, P.I. (1980) and Gidget's Summer Reunion (1985). In 1952 she moved to Australia where she began working with the Canberra Repertory Society as a prompter. Her work ...
50. Harry S. Truman
Self | Uppdrag i Korea
Harry S. Truman was born on May 8, 1884 in Lamar, Missouri, USA. He was a writer, known for Assignment in Korea (1951), Chop Chop Chang: Operation C.H.I.M.P (2019) and The DuPont Show of the Week (1961). He was married to Bess Truman. He died on December 26, 1972 in Kansas City, Missouri.
51. Shane Richardson
Self | RuPaul's Drag Race
He started drag using the name Jenna Michaels but changed his mind when he realised he didn't really like the name and their were similarities to other performers in the area he lived in. He finally settled on India Ferrah.
53. James Mitchum
Actor | In Harm's Way
James Mitchum is the oldest son of legendary actor Robert Mitchum and the spitting image of his famous father. By inheriting his dad's sexy, sleepy eyes and taciturn good looks, it was obvious from the start that Jim would lean towards an acting career with so much going for him. The comparison ...
55. Jean Giraud
Art_department | The Abyss
Jean Giraud was born on May 8, 1938 in Nogent, Haute-Marne, France as Jean Henri Gaston Giraud. He is known for his work on The Abyss (1989), TRON (1982) and The Fifth Element (1997). He was married to Isabelle Giraud. He died on March 10, 2012 in Paris, France.
56. Jeff Wincott
Actor | Original Pilot
Jeffrey Wincott (born May 8, 1956) is a Canadian actor and martial artist best known for his Gemini Award-nominated lead role in the television series Night Heat.
Wincott was also the star of several martial arts films in the 1990s. In 1996 he was named one of the "Martial Arts Movie Stars of the ...
58. Jodhi May
Actress | The Last of the Mohicans
Jodhi was born in 1975. She was born and brought up in London, England, UK. She went to Wadham College, Oxford University 1994-1997. She studied and received a Masters in English. During her time at Wadham she read a lot of literature. She has been acting since she was twelve.
59. John Archer
Actor | Destination Moon
Born Ralph Bowman, the future film and TV star moved to California with his family when he was five; he attended Hollywood High and the University of Southern California. He first set his sights on a job behind the camera, taking a cinematography course at USC, but then couldn't even land an ...
60. John Bennett
Actor | Watership Down
The lean, rather emaciated-looking John Bennett studied acting at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London. After years in repertory theatre, he made his feature debut in 1960, and, thereafter, appeared regularly on British screens. He was prone to perform in diverse ethnic guises, often ...
63. Jorge Luz
Actor | Veraneo en Mar del Plata
Jorge Luz was born on May 8, 1922 in Provincia de Buenos Aires, Argentina as Jorge Da Lus Borbon. He was an actor, known for Veraneo en Mar del Plata (1954), Delito de corrupción (1991) and Nacidos para cantar (1965). He died on July 14, 2012 in Balvanera, Buenos Aires City, Argentina.
64. Josie Maran
Actress | Van Helsing
Born and raised in northern California, Josie Maran aspired to become a model at a young age. Her father is of Russian Jewish descent, and her mother has Dutch, French, and German ancestry. At the age of 12, while attending a barbecue, a woman asked her to be in a San Francisco fashion show. A ...
66. Julia Whelan
Actress | Once and Again
Julia comes from Oregon. She caught the acting bug, at age 6, after traveling to Ashland for the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Her film debut was in Fifteen and Pregnant (1998) with Kirsten Dunst. She has since appeared in Once and Again (1999) and, most notably, The Secret Life of Zoey (2002). ...
67. Julianne Morris
Actress | The Adventures of Sinbad
Julianne Morris was born on May 8th 1968. Julianne was originally born in South Carolina but at three months of age, moved to Windermere, Florida. As a young child, she was exposed to many different art forms; from baton to cheerleading to tap. Julianne attended the North Carolina School of the ...
69. Kam Heskin
Actress | Pride and Prejudice
Kam went to Concordia College in Minnesota where she graduated with a degree in Communications and Political Science. The day after graduation, she moved to Chicago and modeled for the next couple of months before moving to New York. Her first role came when directer John Woo selected her as the ...
70. Katie Garner
Stunts | Homeland
Actress and TV News Personality, known to friends and family as Katie, she began her career in entertainment at a young age, taking acting lessons when she was just four years old. But it wasn't until a move to New York City in 2009 that her passion for acting and being in front of the camera ...
Soundtrack | Medal of Victory
He moved with his family to St. Louis when he was about 10. He became involved in the city's jazz scene and played alongside trumpeter Clark Terry in the late 1940s. He eventually moved to Chicago, where Sun Ra became an influence. When Ra left town in the early 1960s, he stayed, playing several ...
72. Kenya Olivera
Self | RuPaul's Drag Race
Kenya Olivera was born on May 8, 1990 in San Juan, Puerto Rico as Omar Olivera Bonilla.
73. Kevin McCloud
Writer | Grand Designs
Kevin McCloud was born on May 8, 1959 in Bedfordshire, England. He is a writer, known for Grand Designs (1999), Kevin McCloud's Grand Tour of Europe (2009) and Grand Designs: House of the Year (2015). He is married to Suzanna McCloud. They have four children.
Actress | Secret Cutting
Kimberlee Peterson was raised most of her life in Colorado. From the time she was born, life was pretty much her stage. Whether she was trying out new moves in dance class or exploring the dangers of gymnastics, the one constant is that she did it with passion and determination. Her family was ...
75. Krista Errickson
Actress | Little Darlings
Krista Errickson was an American actress from 1978-1992, and is a life time member of the Actors Studio. She appeared in films and television productions in the 1980s and 1990s. She is perhaps best known for her breakout role in the 1980 movie Little Darlings (1980), and the 1992 film, Mortal ...
76. Lex Barker
Actor | Winnetou - 3. Teil
Barker was a direct descendant of the founder of Rhode Island, Roger Williams, and of Sir 'William Henry Crichlow', historical governor general of Barbados. He excelled in football and track at Fessenden School and Phillips-Exeter Academy. He went to Princeton but left to become an actor. A year ...
77. Louise Stratten
Actress | Django Unchained
Louise Stratten was born on May 8, 1968 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada as Louise Hoogstraten. She is an actress and producer, known for Django Unchained (2012), City Island (2009) and She's Funny That Way (2014). She was previously married to Peter Bogdanovich.
82. Martin Compston
Actor | Doomsday
Martin Compston grew up in Greenock, Inverclyde, Renfrewshire. He spent his teen years going to see soccer (football) team Celtic with his brother Barry and dreamed one day he would play for them. He attended St. Columba's High School in Gourock, Inverclyde, where he passed through his Standard ...
85. Matthew Davis
Actor | Legally Blonde
Matthew W. Davis (born May 8, 1978), also professionally known as Matt Davis, is an American actor who is known for his roles as Adam Hillman on the ABC comedy-drama What About Brian from 2006 to 2007 and Alaric Saltzman on The CW fantasy drama The Vampire Diaries from 2009 to 2012. In 2014, he ...
87. Melissa Gilbert
Actress | Little House on the Prairie
Melissa Gilbert was born on May 8, 1964 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Melissa Ellen Gilbert. She is an actress and producer, known for Little House on the Prairie (1974), Guest Artist (2019) and Little House: Bless All the Dear Children (1984). She has been married to Timothy Busfield since ...
89. Michel Gondry
Director | Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
He grew up in Versailles with a family who was very influenced by pop music. When he was young, Gondry wanted to be a painter or an inventor. In the 80s he entered in an art school in Paris where he could develop his graphic skills and where he also met friends with whom he created a pop-rock band ...
90. Miyoshi Umeki
Actress | Flower Drum Song
Although she projected the typical Japanese female stereotype of humbleness, delicacy and subservience in most of her prime film and stage roles, beguiling, tiny-framed Miyoshi Umeki was nevertheless an assertive scene-stealer. This docile and deceptive-looking talent with the cropped hair and ...
91. Murray Lerner
Director | Festival
Murray Lerner was born on May 8, 1927 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He was a director and producer, known for Festival (1967), From Mao to Mozart: Isaac Stern in China (1979) and Amazing Journey: The Story of The Who (2007). He was married to Judith Levine. He died on September 2, 2017 in New...
92. Nequi Galotti
Actress | Viudas e hijos del Rock & Roll
Nequi Galotti is an actress, known for Viudas e hijos del Rock & Roll (2014), Los ángeles de la mañana (2016) and Premios Martín Fierro de Cable 2010 (2010). She has been married to Bartolomé Mitre since 2001. They have one child. She was previously married to Luis Rusconi.
93. Nora Arnezeder
Actress | Faubourg 36
Nora Arnezeder was born in Paris, France, to an Austrian father and a Egyptian mother. While she was still in high-school, she studied acting, dancing and singing at the renowned drama school Cours Florent. Nora's first major role was in 2008 in Paris 36 (French: Faubourg 36), which was directed by...
94. Olivia Culpo
Actress | I Feel Pretty
Olivia Frances Culpo is an American fashion influencer and internet celebrity. After winning the Miss Rhode Island USA competition, she went on to be crowned Miss USA, and then Miss Universe in 2012. She is born in Cranston, Rhode Island. Culpo is the middle child of five siblings, and can play the...
98. Peter Benchley
Writer | Jaws
Grandson of famed humorist and actor Robert Benchley and the son of highly respected children's books author Nathaniel Benchley, novelist Peter Benchley's book were decidedly more dramatic in their content and style than his father's, and usually centered on the world's oceans as a backdrop to his ...