Birthdays: February 26by bcampos862 | created - 27 Feb 2015 | updated - 4 months ago | Public
3. Al Bridge
Actor | The Ridin' Fool
American character actor, a fixture both in Westerns and in the comedies of Preston Sturges. Although frequently billed as "Alan" Bridge, he was born Alfred Morton Bridge in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1891 (not as "Alford" Bridge in 1890, as his tombstone erroneously states), he and his sister, ...
Actress | Marisol
Alejandra Meyer was born on February 26, 1937 in Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas, Mexico. She was an actress, known for Marisol (1996), Por un beso (2000) and Patrulla de valientes (1968). She was married to Pepe Arévalo. She died on November 7, 2007 in Mexico City, Mexico.
Actress | Lions for Lambs
Born February 26, 1982. She is a Northern California native, born in Humboldt County (Arcata, California.) Attended High School in Sacramento, California. Her father is a surgeon and her mother is a nurse. She has a younger brother named Zack and a younger sister named Lily. Moved to New York City ...
7. Ariel Sharon
Self | Ben Gurion Zoher
Ariel Sharon was born on February 26, 1928 in Kfar Malal, Palestine as Ariel Scheinerman. He was an actor, known for Ben Gurion Remembers (1972), Gaza Ghetto (1985) and Tsahal (1994). He was married to Lili and Margalit. He died on January 11, 2014 in Tel Hashomer, Israel.
Costume_department | A View to a Kill
Azzedine Alaïa was born on February 26, 1940 in Tunis, Tunisia. He is known for his work on A View to a Kill (1985), The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007) and Chicken Feed for Little Birds (1963). He died on November 18, 2017 in Paris, France.
10. Betty Hutton
Actress | Annie Get Your Gun
Betty Hutton was born Elizabeth June Thornburg on February 26, 1921, in Battle Creek, Michigan. Two years later, Betty's father decided that the family way of life wasn't for him, so he left (he committed suicide 16 years later). Having to fend for themselves, Mrs. Thornburg moved the family to ...
11. Bill Duke
Actor | Predator
Duke Media Entertainment, led by actor, director, producer, writer and humanitarian, Bill Duke, is dedicated to bringing quality Edutainment to audiences around the globe. Formerly Yagya Productions, Duke Media has successfully produced critically acclaimed film and television content for more than...
12. Brandon Crane
Actor | It
A native of Oceanside, California, Brandon began appearing in television commercials at the age of four after a talent scout noticed him entertaining party guests with impressions of popular singers. In 1984 he began working in episodic television, and is probably best remembered as "Doug Porter" ...
Music_department | Thriller
Composer and pianist, educated at the Chicago Conservatory (Bachelor/Master of Music degrees) and a pianist in the United States Navy Band in Washington DC. He joined NBC in Chicago as a staff pianist (1949-1956), and ABC in Chicago in 1958. Joining ASCAP in 1957, his chief musical collaborator was...
15. Chase Masterson
Actress | Yesterday Was a Lie
Chase Masterson is best known for 5 years as Leeta on Star Trek DS9 and has the title role of the Doctor Who Big Finish audio spin-off VIENNA, currently in Season Four. Fans of CW's The Flash know her as Sherry.
Mel Brooks cast Chase in her first role in Robin Hood: Men in Tights; Chase's list of ...
17. Cliff Osmond
Writer | The Streets of San Francisco
Cliff Osmond was born on February 26, 1937 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Clifford Osmond Ebrahim. He was an actor and writer, known for The Streets of San Francisco (1972), The Front Page (1974) and The Penitent (1988). He was married to Gretchen. He died on December 22, 2012 in Pacific ...
21. Cynthia Stone
Actress | That Wonderful Guy
Cynthia Stone was born on February 26, 1926 in Peoria, Illinois, USA as Cynthia Boyd Stone. She was an actress, known for That Wonderful Guy (1949), Heaven for Betsy (1952) and Celebrity Playhouse (1955). She was married to Robert Davis McDougal III, Cliff Robertson and Jack Lemmon. She died on ...
22. Dane Clark
Actor | Destination Tokyo
Dane Clark was born Bernard Elliot Zanville in Brooklyn, New York City, to Rose (Korostoff) and Samuel Zanville, who were Russian Jewish immigrants. He graduated from Cornell University and St. John's Law School (Brooklyn). When he had trouble finding work in the mid-1930s he tried boxing, baseball,...
24. Dave Pell
Soundtrack | Touch of Evil
Dave Pell is one of the founding fathers of West Coast jazz. After relocating to Los Angeles in 1944, Pell played on Bob Crosby's radio show and freelanced, joining Les Brown's band in 1947.
In the years that followed Dave became one of California's most prolific studio musicians and ensemble ...
Actor | Velho Chico
Domingos Montagner was born on February 26, 1962 in São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil as Domingos Montagner Filho. He was an actor, known for Old River (2016), The Enchanted Tale (2011) and Next in Line (2012). He was married to Luciana Lima. He died on September 15, 2016 in Canindé de São Francisco, ...
27. Doris Belack
Actress | Tootsie
A New York native, Doris Belack began her acting career as an audio reader and lent her voice to the 1955 album "Poetry of the Negro" with Sidney Poitier. She later was active in television; she was best known for her roles as Anna Wolek on the television soap opera One Life to Live (1968) and ...
28. Drew Goddard
Producer | The Martian
Drew Goddard was raised in Los Alamos, New Mexico. He attended Los Alamos High School in Los Alamos, New Mexico and graduated in 1993. He then attended the University of Colorado, and worked as a production assistant in L.A. after graduation. A spec script Drew wrote based on Six Feet Under (2001) ...
29. Dub Taylor
Actor | The Getaway
Dub Taylor was born on February 26, 1907 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Walter Clarence Taylor II. He was an actor, known for The Getaway (1972), The Wild Bunch (1969) and Bonnie and Clyde (1967). He was married to Florence Gertrude Heffernan. He died on October 3, 1994 in Los Angeles, California, ...
30. Ed Quinn
Actor | 2 Broke Girls
Ed Quinn originally pursued a path in music before considering a career in acting. He was born in Berkeley, California and attended the St. Mary's College High School. After high school, Ed attended the University of California, Berkeley. He graduated in 1991 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in ...
31. Erinn Bartlett
Actress | The Benchwarmers
Erinn Bartlett was born on February 26, 1973 in Longmeadow, Massachusetts, USA as Erinn Anne Bartlett. She is an actress, known for The Benchwarmers (2006), Shallow Hal (2001) and Deep Blue Sea (1999). She has been married to Oliver Hudson since June 9, 2006. They have three children.
35. François Perrot
Actor | Coup de torchon
François Perrot was born on February 26, 1924 in Paris, France as Fernand Albert Perrot. He was an actor, known for Coup de Torchon (1981), The Avignon Prophecy (2007) and Les fiancées de l'empire (1981). He died on January 20, 2019 in Livry-Gargan, Seine-Saint-Denis, France.
37. Greg Germann
Actor | Ally McBeal
A native of Houston raised on Lookout Mountain outside of Golden, Colorado, Greg Germann was exposed to the performing arts at an early age, particularly through his father, an award-winning children's playwright and theater professor. As a Theater major at the University of Northern Colorado, a ...
39. Jackie Gleason
Actor | The Hustler
Comedian, actor, composer and conductor, educated in New York public schools. He was a master of ceremonies in amateur shows, a carnival barker, daredevil driver and a disc jockey., and later a comedian in night clubs. By the mid-1950s he had turned to writing original music and recording a series ...
40. James Wan
Writer | Saw
James Wan (born 26 February 1977) is an Australian film producer, screenwriter and film director of Malaysian Chinese descent. He is widely known for directing the horror film Saw (2004) and creating Billy the puppet. Wan has also directed Dead Silence (2007), Death Sentence (2007), Insidious (2010)...
41. Jane Wagner
Writer | Moment by Moment
Jane Wagner was born on February 26, 1935 in Morristown, Tennessee, USA as Jane Ann Wagner. She is a writer and producer, known for Moment by Moment (1978), The Search for Signs of Inteligent Life in the Universe (1991) and The Lily Tomlin Special (1975). She has been married to Lily Tomlin since ...
42. Jennifer Grant
Actress | Beverly Hills, 90210
Jennifer is the daughter of actors Cary Grant and Dyan Cannon. Her father initially opposed her becoming an actress. She graduated from Stanford with a degree in history and political science in 1987. Initially, she went to work in a law firm and later tried a stint as a chef. But, finally, she ...
43. Johnny Cash
Soundtrack | The Johnny Cash Show
Johnny Cash was born February 26, 1932, in Kingsland, Arkansas, to Carrie Cash (Rivers) and Raymond Cash. He made his first single, "Hey Porter", for Sun Records in 1955. In 1958 he moved to Columbia Records. He had long periods of drug abuse during the 1960s, but later that decade he successfully ...
46. José Luis Cuevas
Actor | Las visitaciones del diablo
José Luis Cuevas was born on February 26, 1934 in Mexico City, Mexico. He was an actor, known for Las visitaciones del diablo (1968), La muerte es puntual (1967) and There Are No Thieves in This Village (1965). He was married to Beatriz del Carmen Bazán and Bertha Riestra. He died on July 3, 2017 ...
47. Josephine Tewson
Actress | Keeping Up Appearances
An English stage and television actress. She is best known for her roles in British television sitcoms, such as Elizabeth in Keeping Up Appearances (1990) and Miss Davenport in Last of the Summer Wine.
Tewson was born in Hampstead, London, England in 1931. Her father, William, was a professional ...
Actor | The Great Escape
"Every actor should have a Great Escape" wrote Lawrence Montaigne in his autobiography "A Vulcan Odyssey". He referred, of course, to the famous 1960's P.O.W. classic in which he played a small role. His character, Canadian prisoner Haynes, gets killed at the end of the film. Nonetheless, this was ...
50. Lefty Kreh
His father died when Lefty was 6. He helped support the family by selling catfish he caught at night by lantern light.
53. Lizzy Leigh
Actress | Clever Girl
Lizzy Leigh was born Elizabeth Leigh Hinman to Rhea Elizabeth and Robert Lewis Hinman, Jr., where she came from a long line of modest folk artists and musicians. Her mother was a homemaker, who had talent singing, and her father, a business man with a passion for community theater.
Lizzy began her ...
Actress | The 39 Steps
The original ash-blonde "iceberg maiden", Madeleine Carroll was a knowing beauty with a confident air, the epitome of poise and "breeding". Not only did she have looks and allure in abundance, but she had intellectual heft to go with them, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts from Birmingham ...
Actress | The Go-Between
British theatre actress Margaret Leighton made her classical stage debut at age 16. The daughter of a businessman, she joined the Old Vic Company under the direction of Laurence Olivier and Ralph Richardson and in the late 40s and 50s earned kudos for her theatrical endeavors on both the London and...
59. Mark Dacascos
Actor | Le pacte des loups
Mark Dacascos is an actor, director, martial artist, and television personality. Whether seen on the big screen or small, playing the good guy or the bad, Mark has been making audience stand up and take notice for many years.
This May, Mark will be seen in highly anticipated film John Wick: Chapter ...
60. Marta Kristen
Actress | Lost in Space
Marta Kristen was born Birgit Annalisa Rusanen, on February 26, 1945, to a Finnish mother and a German soldier who was killed towards the end of World War II in Europe. Marta was only two months old when she was left in an orphanage. In 1949, Prof. & Mrs. Harold Soderquist of Detroit, Michigan ...
61. Mason Adams
Actor | Son in Law
Mason Adams was well known for playing Pepper Young on the popular radio soap opera series Pepper Young's Family throughout the 1940 and 1950s. He was also heard on most of the successful radio programs during radio's "Golden Age." In the 1970s, Adams was frequently heard on Himan Brown's CBS ...
65. Michael Bolton
Soundtrack | MacGruber
Michael Bolton, the multiple Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter and social activist, has sold more than 65 million albums and singles worldwide. He continues to tour the world every year, all while writing, recording and taping for a wide array of projects spanning music, film, television and ...
66. Michael Pate
Writer | Tim
The future movie bad man was born in Drummoyne, a suburb of Sydney, Australia, and got his career start as an interviewer on the government's radio station. Pate also worked on the Australian stage and in Down Under movies before relocating to the U.S. in the early 1950s to appear in Universal's "...
67. Michele Carey
Actress | El Dorado
Michele Carey was born on February 26, 1943 in Annapolis, Maryland, USA as Michele Henson. She was an actress, known for El Dorado (1967), The Wild Wild West (1965) and Live a Little, Love a Little (1968). She was married to Fred G. Strebel. She died on November 21, 2018 in Newport Beach, ...
Actress | La muerte enamorada
Born in the pre-war Prague, young Miroslava Sternova (or simply Miroslava, as she was known in her film career) was brought to Mexico by her parents in the late 30s, leaving her childhood, her native Czechoslovakia and her beloved grandma. After winning a beauty contest in Mexico City, Miroslava ...
70. Nate Ruess
Soundtrack | National Treasure
Nate Ruess is an American singer and songwriter. He is the lead vocalist of indie pop band Fun.
Fun released their first studio album, entitled Aim and Ignite. The album received generally positive reviews and peaked at 71 on the Billboard 200.
Their second album, Some Nights, was released on ...
72. Paolo Ferrari
Actor | Orgoglio
Paolo Ferrari was born on February 26, 1929 in Brussels, Belgium as Paolo Vitta. He is known for his work on Orgoglio (2004), Biblioteca di Studio Uno (1964) and Nero Wolfe (1969). He was married to Laura Tavanti and Marina Bonfigli. He died on May 6, 2018 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
75. Robert Alda
Actor | Rhapsody in Blue
Robert Alda's career began in vaudeville, as a singer-dancer. Graduating to performing on radio and in burlesque, he made a splashy film debut as George Gershwin in Rhapsody in Blue (1945). His film career faltered somewhat after that, but he had much greater success on the Broadway stage in such ...
76. Robert Francis
Actor | The Caine Mutiny
Relatively new to Hollywood, Robert Francis, 25, was a rising young actor on the verge of film stardom, when on 31 July, 1955, he, along with a friend, actress Ann Russell, were both killed instantly, after private plane owned by Joe Kirkwood Jr. which he was piloting, crashed. The plane had just ...
80. Silvio Oltra
Silvio Oltra was born on February 26, 1958 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as Silvio Héctor Oltra. He died on March 15, 1995 in Ramallo, Buenos Aires.
82. Taylor Dooley
The acting bug caught me early when I got to play the lead in a local play. Just over a year later I was lucky enough to book the lead role of Lava Girl, in the Robert Rodriquez film The Adventures of Shark Boy and Lava Girl (2005). After that amazing experience, I was hooked and in love with every...
83. Teresa Palmer
Actress | Lights Out
Actress and model Teresa Palmer has gathered some impressive film credits. She was born in Adelaide, South Australia, to Kevin Palmer, an investor, and Paula Sanders, a former missionary and nurse. She completed high school at Mercedes College in 2003, where she was a popular student who was ...
86. Tony Randall
Actor | The Odd Couple
Tony Randall was born on February 26, 1920 in Tulsa, Oklahoma as Aryeh Leonard Rosenberg. He attended Tulsa Central High School and later Northwestern University and New York City's Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre. After graduating, he starred in two plays: George Bernard Shaw's '...
87. William Frawley
Actor | I Love Lucy
William Frawley was born in Burlington, Iowa. As a boy he sang at St. Paul's Catholic Church and played at the Burlington Opera House. His first job was as a stenographer for the Union Pacific Railroad. He did vaudeville with his brother Paul, then joined pianist Franz Rath in an act they took to ...