Birthdays: October 1by bcampos862 | created - 01 Oct 2015 | updated - 10 months ago | Public
Actor | The Naked Jungle
Born on October 1, 1896, in Rangoon, Burma, to Burmese-Jewish parents, distinguished veteran character actor Abraham Sofaer was a one-time schoolteacher in both Rangoon and London. He switched gears to acting after a short time and made his stage debut as a walk-on in William Shakespeare's "The ...
3. Alex McCord
Alex McCord was born on October 1, 1973 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. She is known for her work on Kate & Leopold (2001), The Architect (2006) and The Great New Wonderful (2005). She has been married to Simon van Kempen since May 28, 2000. They have two children.
7. Anna Drijver
Actress | Loft
From the age of 6, she practiced classical ballet. Anna started her career as a model at age 15 (1998). During her secondary school she traveled for her work as a model. After she starred in a TV series she studied at the Amsterdam Drama School. In the final year of this Academy she filmed Bride ...
Actress | Catalina Trust
Arabella Holzbog was born in Gloucestershire, England, received her B.A. in Art from Pomona College (CA) and studied Performance Art and Movement Theater at Riverside Studios (London). She has played lead and supporting roles in numerous films, television series, miniseries and on stage in both the...
Actress | From Here to Eternity
Barbara Morrison was born on October 1, 1907 in Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, England. She was an actress, known for From Here to Eternity (1953), Papillon (1973) and Darktown Strutters (1975). She died on March 12, 1992 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
10. Barbara Tyson
Actress | Murphy Brown
Barbara Tyson has appeared in movies, sitcoms, dramatic series, and television commercials.
At the age of seventeen she began her voice over career, and has since recorded over 7000 radio and TV voice overs, in Toronto, New York, Los Angeles and Vancouver. Tyson's voice is heard in virtually all ...
11. Beck Bennett
Actor | Sing
Never work with animals or children. It's the stern warning oft-repeated in Hollywood. Breakout actor Beck Bennett, however, would kindly disagree-with the second part, at least.
Bennett stars in the immensely popular "It's Not Complicated" campaign for AT&T, a series of ads in which he plays the ...
12. Beth Chamberlin
Actress | The Guiding Light
Beth Chamberlin is an American actress who received a Daytime Emmy Award nomination in 2010 for Outstanding Supporting Actress as Beth Raines Spaulding in Guiding Light (1952). She also played the role of Lorelei Hills--Beth's dissociative identity disorder personality--on "The Guiding Light" from ...
15. Boran Kuzum
Actor | Cingöz Recai
Boran Kuzum (born 1 October 1992) is a Turkish actor. He graduated theater at Istanbul University State Conservatory in 2015. His father, Bora Kuzum was deputy manager of Ankara State Theatre. His mother, Fatma Zehra, graduated from Fine Arts.
Until his graduation, he has performed major roles of ...
17. Brian Wimmer
Brian Wimmer was born on October 1, 1959 in Orem, Utah, USA as Brian L. Wimmer. He is an actor and director, known for A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985), Tank Girl (1995) and Beneath Loch Ness (2001).
18. Brie Larson
Actress | Room
Brie Larson has built an impressive career as an acclaimed television actress, rising feature film star and emerging recording artist. A native of Sacramento, Brie started studying drama at the early age of 6, as the youngest student ever to attend the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco...
20. Cariba Heine
Actress | H2O: Just Add Water
Cariba Heine was born in 1 October 1988, originally belongs from Johannesburg, South Africa and she is active as an actress and dancer from the year 2003 till the present moment of time. Mostly, she is recognized by her work as Rikki Chadwick in H2O: Just Add Water (2006) which is top ranked ...
22. Charles Edwards
Actor | Batman Begins
Charles Edwards was born on October 1, 1969 in Haslemere, Surrey, England. He is an actor, known for Batman Begins (2005), Mansfield Park (1999) and Murder Rooms: Mysteries of the Real Sherlock Holmes (2000).
24. Christina Murphy
Actress | Forgotten Pills
Born and raised in Austin, Christina studied Theatre and Dance at the University of Texas. After graduating from college, she got her first job opposite award-winning country artist Blake Shelton in his music video "Goodbye Time." Quickly afterwards Mark Fincannon cast her in a supporting role in ...
Writer | Titus
A seemingly overnight success with his own TV series, "Titus", Christopher at age 35 struggled to reach that peak. His series is based on his life. His father was a womanizing beer guzzling salesman. Living with his father, he endured a series of stepmothers until, at age 12, he decided to run away...
Actress | Good Bye Lenin!
Chulpan Khamatova (her name means the Morning Star in Tatar language) was born Chulpan Nailyevna Khamatova on October 1, 1975, in Kazan, Tatarstan Republic, Russia. She is an ethnic Tatar. Her mother, named Marina Galimullovna Khamatova, is an engineer. Her father, named Nail Khamatov, is also an ...
27. Cindy Margolis
Born in Los Angeles, California, blonde bombshell Cindy Margolis is a talk show host, model and actress. Before You Tube, Facebook, Instagram and all the other social media applications, Cindy Margolis stood alone as the greatest self promoter on the Internet. Crowned the Most Downloaded Woman on ...
28. Danielle Bisutti
Actress | God of War
Danielle Bisutti is a BAFTA Award-nominated actress, singer-songwriter, writer, producer, and director. As a thespian, Bisutti has distinguished herself by bringing a wide range of diverse characters to life. Recent credits include the Norse Goddess "Freya" in Sony PlayStation's top-grossing video ...
29. Danika Yarosh
Actress | Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
Danika Yarosh was born on October 1, 1998 in Morristown, New Jersey. An avid dancer, Danika quickly found her footing in the dance world, winning titles at many regional and national competitions. It was this high energy performance background that enabled her graceful transition to the Broadway ...
30. Darlene Tejeiro
Actress | Star Trek
Born and raised in Union City, New Jersey. Darlene studied at City University Of New York, The Lee Strasberg Institute and she's a lifetime member of the The Actor's Studio.
Her acting career began on the small screen with the contract role of "Anita Santos" on All My Children. From there her work ...
33. Dian Van Patten
Actress | The Big Noir 2
Daughter to Tully Dickey Helfer and Carolyn Ione Van Patten. Youngest of five children. Sister to William Van Patten Helfer. Born in Burbank, California and grew up in "The Valley." Original Valley Girl. Family known for training animals in "Beverly Hillbillies", "Petticoat Junction", "Green Acres"...
34. Donny Hathaway
Soundtrack | Two Weeks Notice
Donny Hathaway was born on October 1, 1945 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is known for his work on Two Weeks Notice (2002), The Intouchables (2011) and Malcolm X (1992). He was married to Eulaulah Hathaway. He died on January 13, 1979 in New York City, New York, USA.
Actress | Hancock
Elizabeth Dennehy was born on October 1, 1960 in Jacksonville, North Carolina, USA as Elizabeth Hannah Dennehy. She is an actress, known for Hancock (2008), Red Dragon (2002) and Gattaca (1997). She has been married to James Lancaster since August 19, 1993. They have two children.
38. Esai Morales
Actor | La Bamba
Award-winning actor Esai Morales is a graduate of New York's High School for the Performing Arts. He was born in Brooklyn, to Puerto Rican parents, and began his acting career on the stage, first appearing in El Hermano at the Ensemble Theatre Studio and at New York's Shakespeare Festival In The ...
39. Everett Sloane
Actor | Citizen Kane
Everett Sloane, the actor most known for playing Mr. Bernstein in Orson Welles classic Citizen Kane (1941) as a member of Welles' Mercury Players, was born in New York, New York on October 1, 1909. Sloane was bitten by the acting bug quite early, and first went on-stage when he was seven years old....
42. George Coulouris
Actor | Citizen Kane
The son of a Greek immigrant father (merchant) and an English mother, George Coulouris was educated at England's Manchester Grammar School. As an actor he was quite adept at playing villains, particularly wealthy businessmen, but he was just as suitable at playing nobler roles. A member of Orson ...
43. George Peppard
Actor | Breakfast at Tiffany's
Handsome and elegant George Peppard occasionally displayed considerable talent through his career, but was too often cast in undemanding action roles. Following Broadway and television experience, he made a strong film debut in The Strange One (1957). He started getting noticed when he played ...
44. Hakeem Kae-Kazim
Actor | 24
From Blockbusters to the prime time small screen, Hakeem Kae-Kazim has made his impact in the world of entertainment and has worked alongside many industry greats. This talented actor gained international notoriety for his wonderful portrayal of George Rutugunda in the Oscar-nominated film Hotel ...
45. Heather Hunter
Actress | He Got Game
One of the most popular black stars in porn, Heather Hunter began her adult-film career on her 18th birthday, shooting Heather Hunter on Fire (1988) in 1988. Born and raised in New York City, she shot a few adult films there before journeying to Los Angeles. A former dancer on the TV show Soul Train...
47. Holly Elissa
Actress | Arrow
Elissa is a Canadian artist, ecofeminist, NGO founder (Caleb's Hope and Move Together Foundation). She is an advocate for challenging colonial narratives and tired aid models in African nations. A believer in life-long learning and personal expansion, Elissa is nearing her final year of law school;...
48. James Whitmore
Actor | The Shawshank Redemption
Born on October 1, 1921, in White Plains, New York, gruff veteran character actor James Whitmore earned early and widespread respect with his award-winning dramatic capabilities on Broadway and in films. He would later conquer TV with the same trophy-winning results.
The son of James Allen Whitmore ...
49. Jay Underwood
Actor | The Boy Who Could Fly
From his breakout role in "The Boy Who Could Fly to 'Sonny Bono' in "The Sonny and Cher Story" to appearances at the Sundance Film Festival, Jay Underwood has enjoyed a career of much diversity both in the parts he's played and the mediums he's played in.
Underwood began his theatrical pursuits ...
Director | Der Name der Rose
Jean-Jacques Annaud is a French film director, screenwriter and producer, best known for directing Quest for Fire (1981), The Name of the Rose (1986), The Lover (1992), Seven Years in Tibet (1997) and Wolf Totem (2015). Annaud has received numerous awards for his work, including four César Awards, ...
51. Jeannine Riley
Actress | Electra Glide in Blue
Blonde bombshell Jeannine Brooke Riley was born on October 1, 1940, in Madera, California, and started her movie and TV career in 1962 with an unbilled movie part in the Rosalind Russell drama Five Finger Exercise (1962) and with roles on the TV shows "Father of the Bride" and "Route 66," not to ...
52. Jennifer Milmore
Jennifer Milmore was born on October 1, 1969 in Rumson, New Jersey, USA. She is an actress, known for To Wong Foo Thanks for Everything, Julie Newmar (1995), Friends (1994) and North Beach (2000). She has been married to Greg Malins since November 21, 1999. They have two children.
56. John Krokidas
Director | Kill Your Darlings
John received his B.A. in Theater and American Studies from Yale University, where he studied acting and graduated with a Distinction in the Major before attending New York University's Graduate Film Program.
He wrote and directed two short films while at NYU. His first, "Shame No More" played at ...
58. Juana Molina
Actress | Juana y sus hermanas
Juana Molina, daughter of Chunchuna Villafañe and Horacio Molina, started her acting career in the middle eighties. Her first appearance on television, was in the show La Noticia Rebelde (1986), hosted by 'Jorge Guinzburg' and Adolfo Castelo. On the show, Juana played various characters and ...
60. Julie Andrews
Actress | The Sound of Music
Julia Elizabeth Wells was born on October 1, 1935, in England. Her mother, Barbara Ward (Morris), and stepfather, both vaudeville performers, discovered her freakish but undeniably lovely four-octave singing voice and immediately got her a singing career. She performed in music halls throughout her...
Actress | Underground
Jurnee Smollett-Bell was born on October 1, 1986 in New York City, New York, USA as Jurnee Diana Smollett. She is an actress, known for her role as "Jess Merriweather" on the Emmy Award-winning TV series, Friday Night Lights (2006). She is also known for her roles in The Great Debaters (2007), ...
63. Larry Simms
Actor | It's a Wonderful Life
After Larry's first retirement, he worked at Arabian-American Oil Company refinery in Saudi Arabia for Fluor Daniel. Later, Larry was tasked to spearhead the implementation of the Telecommunications infrastructure for a Shell refinery in Rayong, Thailand, also at the employ of Fluor Daniel.
Then he ...
65. Lauren Haggis
Actress | The Next Three Days
Lauren Haggis is a fine artist based out of Los Angeles, who's art often explores the boundaries and relationships of chaos and silence. Her works have varied from private commissions by the global firm, Morgan Stanley, to appearances in Academy Award winning movies, concept art and art direction ...
66. Laurence Harvey
Actor | The Manchurian Candidate
Laurence Harvey was a British movie star who helped usher in the 1960s with his indelible portrait of a ruthless social climber, and became one of the decade's cultural icons for his appearances in socially themed motion pictures.
Harvey was born Zvi Mosheh Skikne on October 1, 1928 in Joniskis, ...
69. Leila Hatami
Actress | Jodaeiye Nader az Simin
Award-winning actress, Leila Hatami, was born on October 1, 1972 in Tehran, Iran, to legendary Iranian Director, Ali Hatami, and actress mother, Zari Khoshkam (Zahra Hatami). During her childhood, she appeared in several of her father's films including the historical TV series, Hezardastan (1988), ...
70. Lelia Goldoni
Actress | Invasion of the Body Snatchers
Lelia Goldoni was born on October 1, 1936 in New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress and director, known for Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978), Shadows (1958) and Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974). She was previously married to Ben Carruthers.
72. Lonny Chapman
Actor | The Birds
Utilitarian actor Lonny Chapman remains one of those highly familiar character faces to which you can't quite place the name. While he appeared in over 30 films and well over 300 TV programs over a five-decade career, the theater remained his first and foremost passion and for which he is best ...
73. Loren Janes
Stunts | The Abyss
One of the key figures in the development of modern cinematic stunt design, improved safety procedures and co-founder of the Stuntmen's Association of Motion Pictures & Televsion, Loren Janes ranks alongside Dar Robinson, Hal Needham and Yakima Canutt for his contributions to movie stunt work.
76. Marielle Heller
Director | The Diary of a Teenage Girl
Marielle Heller is a writer, director and actor. She was selected as a 2012 Sundance Screenwriting Fellow and 2012 Sundance Directing Fellow, and was honored with the Lynn Auerbach Screenwriting Fellowship, and The Maryland Film Festival Fellowship. Her writing credits include pilots for ABC and ...
78. Mark McGwire
Actor | Mad About You
Mark McGwire was born on October 1, 1963 in Pomona, California, USA as Mark David McGwire. He is an actor, known for Mad About You (1992), 2000 National League Championship Series (2000) and Keep the Faith (2013). He has been married to Stephanie Slemer since April 20, 2002. They have five children...
Actor | Knowing
Son of 1940s and 1950s band leader Frankie Kaye and former nationally known radio personality during the 1960s during Top-40 radio era under the names "Lee Vaunce" at KGFJ in Los Angeles and "Mike Sheppard" at both San Francisco's KDIA and New York's WWRL. While a DJ at KPOI in Honolulu, Gwynne ...
Actor | A Night to Remember
Michael Goodliffe was born on October 1, 1914 in Bebington, Cheshire, England as Lawrence Michael Andrew Goodliffe. He was an actor, known for A Night to Remember (1958), Peeping Tom (1960) and 633 Squadron (1964). He died on March 20, 1976 in Wimbledon, London, England.
Stunts | Look Who's Talking
Diminutive 2'9" actor and circus performer Mihaly 'Michu' Meszaros was born in 1939 in Budapest, Hungary. Meszaros performed for the Hungarian National Circus prior to coming to America in the 1970's. Not surprisingly, he portrayed circus midgets in both "Big Top Pee-wee" and "Warlock: The ...
84. Mónica Spear
Actress | La mujer perfecta
Miss Spear was crowned Miss Venezuela in 2004 and was 4th runner-up in the 2005 Miss Universe Pageant. Prior to competing in beauty pageants, Miss Spear bachelor's degree in theater from the University of Central Florida. Miss Spear went on to become one of the most popular and successful soap ...
85. Nanci Chambers
Actress | JAG
Nanci Chambers was born on October 1, 1963 in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada as Nancy Chambers. She is an actress and producer, known for JAG (1995), Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction (1997) and L.A. Heat (1996). She has been married to David James Elliott since 1992. They have two children.
Actress | National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
Natalija Nogulich, newly published author of her debut novel, "One Woman's War," is currently writing Book 2 of the trilogy. She recently performed in the show finale of Glee, an episode of Disney's new show , KC Undercover, and prior to that, the season finale of NCIS followed by an episode of ...
88. Olga Fonda
Actress | Agent X
Olga Fonda is a model and actress. At age 14, she left her hometown for a year to be an exchange student in the United States. After returning home, she continued her education by studying Business-Economics at a university in Moscow. The brainy beauty began modeling after she returned to the ...
89. Philippe Noiret
Actor | Nuovo Cinema Paradiso
Philippe Noiret was one of French cinema's most familiar faces who appeared in more than 140 films in a career that spanned more than half a century.
He was born on October 1, 1930, in Lille, Nord, France, into a middle class family of shopkeepers. His father was fond of literature. Young Noiret ...
91. Randy Quaid
Actor | Brokeback Mountain
Randy Quaid is an Academy Award-nominated actor, for his performance in The Last Detail (1973). Hal Ashby directed Quaid in the role of Meadows opposite Jack Nicholson and Otis Young. Quaid is a great and much admired actor that has been recognized by Hollywood and the worlds finest directors, ...
92. Richard Harris
Actor | Gladiator
Richard St John Harris was born on October 1, 1930 in Limerick, Ireland, to a farming family, one of nine children born to Mildred Josephine (nee Harty) and Ivan John Harris. He attended Crescent College, a Jesuit school, and was an excellent rugby player, with a strong passion for literature. ...
93. Richard Loo
Actor | The Man with the Golden Gun
One of the most familiar Asian character actors in American films of the 1930s and 1940s, Richard Loo was most often stereotyped as the Japanese enemy flier, spy or interrogator during the Second World War. Chinese by ancestry and Hawaiian by birth, Loo spent his youth in Hawaii, then moved to ...
94. Robert Gist
Actor | Strangers on a Train
Robert Gist was a tough kid who grew up around the Chicago stockyards during the Depression. Reform school-bound after injuring another boy in a fistfight, Gist instead ended up in Chicago's Hull House, a settlement house where he first became interested in acting. Work in Chicago radio was ...
95. Roxane Mesquida
Actress | À ma soeur!
French/US actress, Roxane Mesquida grew up in Le Pradet, a little town in the South of France. At the age of 11, while walking with her mother, writer Francoise Mesquida, she was spotted by director Manuel Pradal who cast her in Mary from the Bay of Angels (Marie Baie de Anges). In 1998, she played...
96. Rupert Friend
Actor | Homeland
Rupert Friend was born on October 1, 1981 in Oxfordshire, England as Rupert William Anthony Friend. He is an actor and writer, known for Homeland (2011), The Death of Stalin (2017) and The Young Victoria (2009). He has been married to Aimee Mullins since May 1, 2016.
98. Sarah Drew
Actress | Radio
Sarah Drew grew up on Long Island in Stony Brook, New York, the daughter of Jeannie Drew, a teacher, and Charles Drew, a pastor at Emanuel Presbyterian Church in New York City. While attending the University of Virginia, Drew began acting in plays and community theater, and received a bachelor's ...
99. Scott Innes
Actor | Scooby-Doo
Born on 1966 in Poplar Bluff, Missouri there's no one whose passion for community involvement and service equals that of WYNK's Scott Innes. A father of four, Scott has developed a simple, fun, family based broadcast philosophy: Make people laugh. Scott believes the sound of laughter is good for ...