Birth Place Matching "Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | War Machine
Anthony Michael Hall was born in West Roxbury, Massachusetts. His parents are Mercedes Hall, an actress-blues and jazz singer, and Larry Hall, who owned an auto body shop. His stepfather is a show-business manager. His sister, Mary Christian, is also a performer. He has Irish and Italian ancestry. ...
Actor | Aquaman
Born and raised in the rough inner city Roxbury area of Boston, Beach was an athlete who never expected to be an actor. After performing in a few high school plays, he auditioned for, got accepted to and later graduated from the prestigious Juilliard School Of Drama in NYC. For the past thirty ...
3. Jerry Maren
Actor | At the Circus
He took dancing lessons when he was young and aspired to be an actor. In November 1938, standing just three foot four, he met up with the Oz-bound group of little people in New York and went by bus to California. There he was chosen to be the Munchkin who hands Dorothy a welcoming lollipop.
Actress | I Walked with a Zombie
Edith Barrett was born on January 19, 1907 in Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA as Edith Williams. She was an actress, known for I Walked with a Zombie (1943), Ruthless (1948) and Jane Eyre (1943). She was married to Vincent Price. She died on February 22, 1977 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA.
6. G.W. Bitzer
Cinematographer | Logging in Maine
G.W. Bitzer was born on April 21, 1872 in Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA as Johann Gottlob Wilhelm Bitzer. He was a cinematographer and director, known for Logging in Maine (1906), Broken Blossoms (1919) and Intolerance: Love's Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916). He was married to Ethel Boddy. He ...
Producer | The New Edition Story
Ralph Tresvant was born on May 16, 1968 in Roxbury, Massachusetts to Patricia and Ralph, Sr. He has an older sister named LaTonya and a younger brother named Andre. Ralph married his childhood sweetheart Shelly in 1993. They have two girls Na'Quelle and Mariah. While in junior high school, Ralph ...
Self | Harlem: Röster, Ansikten
Noted for his fiery and controversial rhetoric on race relations, Farrakhan came under the influence of Nation of Islam minister Malcolm X in the late 1950s. He joined the Nation of Islam after having given up a rather successful musical career as a calypso singer known as "The Charmer". He remains...
10. Rich Cronin
Soundtrack | My Best Friend's Girl
Richard Burton Cronin was born in Boston, Massachusetts. He was raised in the Boston neighborhood of West Roxbury, and moved to the city of Kingston on the south shore of Massachusetts later. He attended a Catholic High School (Sacred Heart) and graduated in 1993. LFO (with former member Brian ...
20. Edward O. Downes
Actor | Without a Trace
Edward O. Downes was born on August 12, 1911 in Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA as Edward Olin Davenport Downes. He was an actor, known for Without a Trace (1983). He was married to Mildred Fincke. He died on December 26, 2001 in New York City, New York, USA.
21. Newell Chase
Soundtrack | The Cider House Rules
Songwriter ("My Ideal"), composer, conductor, pianist and organist, educated at Roxbury Latin School, the Huntington School, Boston University, Harvard University and the New England Conservancy. He studied music with Whelpley, Goodrich, Converse, and Serly. He was a church organist and pianist, ...
Writer | The Education of Mr. Pipp
Charles Dana Gibson was born on September 14, 1867 in Roxbury, Massachusetts, USA. He was a writer, known for The Education of Mr. Pipp (1914) and Saved by Parcel Post (1913). He was married to Irene Langhorne. He died on December 23, 1944 in New York City, New York, USA.