Birth Place Matching "Rock Island, Illinois, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


39 names.


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, ...

4. Michal Sinnott

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)...

7. Lissie

Soundtrack | Dumb and Dumber To

Lissie was born in 1982 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA as Elisabeth Corrin Maurus.

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 ...

9. Bill Motz

Writer | Lego Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures

Bill Motz was born on June 23, 1964 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA as William Frederick Motz. He is a writer and producer, known for Lego Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures (2016), Rufus (2016) and Swindle (2013).

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 ...

12. Bill Bateman

Actor | The Timepiece

Bill Bateman was born in Rock Island, Illinois, USA. He is an actor, known for The Timepiece (2019), Cocktail (1988) and Disney's Newsies: The Broadway Musical! (2017).

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 ...

14. Jesse Johnson

Soundtrack | Another 48 Hrs.

Jesse Johnson was born on May 29, 1960 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA as Jesse Woods Johnson.

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.

16. Madison Keys

Actress | The Ten

Madison Keys was born on February 17, 1995 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA. She is an actress, known for The Ten (2018), Best of Five (2008) and Wimbledon (1937).

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 ...

20. Wilton R. Holm

Editorial Department | The Gallant Blade

21. Victoria Zussin

Actress | The Purple Rose of Cairo

Victoria Zussin was born on October 10, 1927 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA. She was an actress, known for The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985) and Stardust Memories (1980). She died on June 15, 1988 in Cook County, Illinois.

22. Kevin Marxen

Actor | University Heights

Kevin Marxen was born on October 25, 1956 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA. He died on February 18, 2014 in Davenport, Iowa, USA.

23. George Dewey Washington

Soundtrack | Ol' King Cotton

George Dewey Washington was born on May 1, 1898 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA.

24. James McElhern

Actor | Flyin' Thru

James McElhern was born on May 16, 1871 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA. He is an actor, known for Flyin' Thru (1925), The Yellow Stain (1922) and Passionate Youth (1925).

25. Maurine Rasmussen

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.

26. Hugh Reticker

Director | Right Off the Bat

Art director at Warner Brothers, from 1935 to 1950.

27. David Ackles

Soundtrack | Yella

David Ackles was born on February 20, 1937 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA as David Thomas Ackles. He was an actor and writer, known for Yella (2007), Word of Honor (1981) and The Return of Rusty (1946). He died on March 2, 1999 in Pasadena, California, USA.

28. Tom George

Actor | La stanza accanto

Tom George was born on September 30, 1966 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA as Thomas A. George. He is known for his work on La stanza accanto (1994), The Childhood Friend (1994) and Fratelli e sorelle (1992).

29. Joe Collier

Self | The NFL on CBS

Joe Collier was born on June 7, 1932 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA.

30. Albert C. Wilson

The Life of Emile Zola

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.

33. Mabel Hart

Actress | Over the Wall

Mabel Hart was born on April 29, 1886 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA as Mabel Olive Hart. She was an actress, known for Over the Wall (1938). She was married to Benjamin Ambler Reynolds. She died on June 9, 1960 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

34. Jeb Platt

Actor | Heavy Hands

Jeb Platt was born on August 31, 1953 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for Heavy Hands (2012). He died on July 25, 2012 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.

35. Lester Ziffren

Writer | Sharpshooters

Before he wrote screenplays, he was reporter for United Press. Was among the first journalists to report the start of the Spanish Civil War in 1936.

36. Greg Norton

Self | We Jam Econo: The Story of the Minutemen

Greg Norton was born on March 13, 1959 in Rock Island, Illinois, 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 ...


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