Birth Place Matching "Rock Island, Illinois, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. 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 ...
2. June Haver
Actress | Love Nest
June Haver was born on June 10, 1926, in Rock Island, Illinois, with the birth name of Beverly June Stovenour. Her parents divorced at an early age and she was adopted by Bert Haver, her stepfather. Her mother and new father moved to Cincinnati, where she appeared on the stage for the first time at...
3. Helen Mack
Actress | His Girl Friday
Helen Mack started her career in movies at the age of ten, and by the time she was 13 was performing in vaudeville. Her acting career didn't blossom until the 1930s, when she made a name for herself as one of the movie's best criers. She had many leading roles opposite such actors as Lee Tracy, ...
Actress | Grand Theft Auto V
Michal Sinnott is best know as the voice, likeness, & performance capture artist for Tracey De Santa, the lead crime boss's daughter, in the billion dollar video game, Grand Theft Auto V.
Born Michal Shalom Leamer in Rock Island, IL, the eldest of three children to Brad and Griselda Leamer, her ...
5. Nolan Leary
Actor | Strangler of the Swamp
Nolan Leary was born on April 26, 1889 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA as George Nolan Leary. He was an actor and writer, known for Strangler of the Swamp (1946), Pollyanna (1960) and The Tiger Woman (1944). He was married to Helen Leary. He died on December 12, 1987 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
6. Tim Moore
Actor | Boy! What a Girl!
Although Tim Moore will forever be known as "The Kingfish" in the pioneering series The Amos 'n Andy Show (1951), he was actually far better known for his career on the stage and as a comedian in vaudeville than he was for his film and television work. In fact, he had only made (as far as is known)...
8. Fred Warren
Actor | The Girl of the Golden West
Fred Warren and his wife Effie Conley-Warren were a Vaudeville singing and dancing team around the turn of the century. Fred Warren was the brother-in-law to Maxwell Karger who was one of the founders and the general manager of Metro Pictures before Metro became MGM. Fred Warren enjoyed an ...
10. Roger Imhof
Actor | This Gun for Hire
Roger Imhof was born on August 15, 1875 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA as Frederick Roger Imhoff. He was an actor, known for This Gun for Hire (1942), Abe Lincoln in Illinois (1940) and The Grapes of Wrath (1940). He was married to Marcelle Imhof. He died on April 15, 1958 in Hollywood, Los Angeles,...
11. Dieterich Gray
Actor | Westworld
Dieterich Gray cut his teeth in the Chicago theatre scene and has "tread the boards" on our nation's most renowned stages, including Steppenwolf, Yale Repertory, Goodman & the Shakespeare Theatre Company in Washington, D.C. Mr. Gray has collaborated with theatre greats like Stacy Keach, Tarell ...
13. Edith Stockton
Actress | Out of the Chorus
Edith Stockton was born on February 5, 1896 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA as Edith Stockham. She was an actress, known for Out of the Chorus (1921), Should a Wife Work? (1922) and Through the Storm (1922). She was married to Monroe Kaplan a/k/a John Porter Monroe and William E. Rexses. She died on ...
15. Peggy Montgomery
Actress | Arizona Days
Peggy Montgomery was born on August 5, 1904 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA as Margaret Dorothy Montgomery. She was an actress, known for Arizona Days (1928), On the Divide (1928) and West of Santa Fe (1928). She died on August 3, 1989 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
17. Jeffrey Gold
Soundtrack | Abby Singer
Jeffrey Gold is a renaissance man and polymath who started out in Physics and Mathematics at the U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland. Finding Academy life not suitable for his life's ambitions and the scientist/artist way of life, he finished up his Bachelor of Science degree in Physics with a ...
Actress | The Squaw Man
Maurine Rasmussen was born on May 16, 1883 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA. She was an actress, known for The Squaw Man (1914), Brewster's Millions (1914) and Lost in Mid-Ocean (1914). She was married to Fred Montague. She died on May 5, 1962 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
30. Albert C. Wilson
Albert Caleb "Whitey" Wilson was born 10 October 1891 in Rock Island, Illinois, the son of Ida and Albert J. Wilson. He served in World War I and was active in the military publication, "Stars and Stripes"; after the war, he worked for a magazine agency. He married Henriette E. Bergeyle and they ...
31. Jeff Neavor
Composer | Biohazardous
Jeff Neavor is the Fine Arts Chair and Director of Bands at Morton High School in Morton, Illinois. He received his Bachelor of Music Education from Millikin University in 1997 and went on to receive his Master of Music Education from Illinois State University in 2005. Under his direction, the ...
32. Gladys Stockton
Actress | Through the Storm
Gladys Stockton was born on July 18, 1898 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA as Gladys Mabel Stockham. She was an actress, known for Through the Storm (1922). She was married to Clarence E. Strickland and Harry Moshier. She died on July 5, 1983 in Garden Grove, California, USA.
37. Brent Bateman
Actor | Bix
Brent Bateman is a writer, singer/songwriter, and producer hailing from the Midwestern cornfields of Illinois and Iowa. Bateman has worked in television news, radio, film, and print throughout his professional life.
Bateman has appeared in a select number of films, and was the creator and Executive ...
39. Sabien Minteer
Actor | The Bride Wore Blood
Born Sabien Kenney on January 12th,1977 in Rock Island, Illinois, located on the Mississippi River in the heart of America's mid-west. Now known as Sabien Minteer, he is the oldest sibling of a blue-collar, inter-racial family, and is half Native American. By the age of 6, he had become determined ...