Birth Place Matching "St. Joseph, Missouri, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Mission: Impossible III
Timothy Omundson was born in St. Joseph, Missouri, on July 29, 1969, the youngest of four children. He grew up in Seattle, Washington, where his family moved when he was one. His father is a former railroad man and his mother was a teacher. Tim started to study theatre at the age of 12 at the ...
2. Jane Wyman
Actress | Falcon Crest
Jane Wyman was born Sarah Jane Mayfield on January 5, 1917, in St. Joseph, Missouri (she was also known later as Sarah Jane Fulks). When she was only eight years old, and after her parents filed for divorce, she lost her father prematurely. After graduating high school she attempted, with the help ...
Soundtrack | 8 Mile
Eminem was born Marshall Bruce Mathers III in St. Joseph, Missouri, to Deborah R. (Nelson) and Marshall Bruce Mathers, Jr., who were in a band together, Daddy Warbucks. He is of English, as well as some German, Scottish, and Swiss-German, ancestry. Marshall spent his early childhood being shoved ...
4. Ruth Warrick
Actress | Citizen Kane
Reedy and regal actress Ruth Warrick will be remembered for two names and two names alone. In films, she will indelibly be referred to as the castoff first "Mrs. Citizen Kane," and on TV she will forever be synonymous with her character of Phoebe Tyler Wallingford, the obnoxiously wealthy, ...
Actress | On the Town
A sunny singer, dancer and comic actress, Betty Garrett starred in several Hollywood musicals and stage roles. She was at the top of her game when the Communist scare in the 1950s brought her career to a screeching, ugly halt. She and her husband Larry Parks, an Oscar-nominated actor, were summoned...
Actor | Liberty's Kids: Est. 1776
Walter Leland Cronkite, Jr. was born in Saint Joseph, Missouri, the only child of Helen Lena (Fritsche) and Walter Leland Cronkite, a doctor. Throughout his early career, Cronkite worked with newspapers. During World War II, he served as a news reporter. In 1950, Cronkite became a journalist. He ...
7. Jeff Morris
Actor | The Blues Brothers
Laconic, "good ole boy" type Texan raised actor with appropriate drawl who has notched up several dozen film and TV appearances playing working class men from various backgrounds such as farmers, soldiers, bartenders etc. Best known as the country and western music fan, Bob....the owner of "Bob's ...
Actress | The Insatiable
Nicole Taylor is a Los Angeles-based actress originally from Austin, TX. She began her career as a teenager and has appeared on many television shows (Friday Night Lights, Entourage, iCarly, CSI: NY & Miami), films (Just Go With It, Texas Chainsaw Massacre), and starred in over 40 national ...
9. Irving Bacon
Actor | Meet John Doe
A minor character actor who appeared in literally hundreds of films, actor Irving Bacon could always be counted on for expressing bug-eyed bewilderment or cautious frustration in small-town settings with his revolving door of friendly, servile parts - mailmen, milkmen, clerks, chauffeurs, cab ...
10. Benny Baker
Actor | Paint Your Wagon
Benny Baker was born on May 5, 1907 in St. Joseph, Missouri, USA as Benjamin Michael Zifkin. He was an actor, known for Paint Your Wagon (1969), Rose Bowl (1936) and Blonde Trouble (1937). He was married to Edith Turgell and Margery Chapin. He died on September 20, 1994 in Woodland Hills, Los ...
11. Brooke Mills
Actress | Blood Legacy
Brooke Mills was a very capable and beautiful redhead actress and dancer who popped up in a handful of movies and TV shows during her regrettably short-lived career. She was born as Dolores Ann Williams on January 17, 1949 in St. Joseph, Missouri. Mills made her film debut with an uncredited bit ...
13. Zon Murray
Zon Murray was born on April 13, 1910 in St. Joseph, Missouri, USA as Emery Zon Murray. He was an actor, known for Blackhawk: Fearless Champion of Freedom (1952), Rainbow Over the Rockies (1947) and Captain China (1950). He was married to Dorothy J. Sands. He died on February 2, 1979 in Palm ...
14. June Clyde
Actress | Hollywood Mystery
Another vivacious blonde who made a tiny splash in Hollywood during the 30s was June Clyde. Her career was perhaps more substantial than that of many of her contemporaries. A talented songstress and dancer, June began on the vaudeville circuit in 1917 as an eight-year old, billed as 'Baby Tetrazini...
15. Georgia Hale
Actress | The Gold Rush
Georgia Theodora Hale was born on June 27, 1900 in St. Joseph, Missouri. Her parents were George Washington Hale and Laura Imbrie, and her two older sisters were Eugenia and Helen. Soon, her family moved to Illinois. In 1922, she won a beauty contest in Chicago and despite strong disapproval from ...
16. Ryan McEnaney
Actor | General Hospital
Ryan McEnaney is an American actor known for playing morally ambiguous characters, anti-heroes and anti-villains.
Born on September 30, 1985 in St. Joseph, Missouri. McEnaney took an interest in acting from an early age, appearing in school plays as well as performing in his own short films and ...
18. Shelley Waggener
Actress | Winter's Bone
Raised just outside of Branson, Missouri, Shelley grew up in small town fashion. "Everyone knows everyone there." Although Branson was becoming a large part of the country music scene, there wasn't much else in the way of other entertainment avenues.
Shelley first knew she was destined to be an ...
19. Coleman Hawkins
Soundtrack | On the Road
Coleman Hawkins was called "The father of the tenor sax". He was a pioneer in this instrument, starting his career with the blues singer Mamie Smith in 1921. In 1923 he played with Fletcher Henderson until 1934. In this orchestra he was a partner of Louis Armstrong in 1924. In the mid-thirties he ...
20. Paul Crouch
Producer | The Omega Code
Flamboyant televangelist Paul Crouch first gained notoriety as the founder of the "Trinity Broadcasting Network" (TBN), an evangelical/charismatic Christian television network, on which he and his wife, Jan Crouch, had their own religious (but very controversial among conservative evangelicals) talk...
21. Frank M. Thomas
Actor | Behind the Headlines
Frank M. Thomas was born on July 13, 1889 in St. Joseph, Missouri, USA. He was an actor, known for Behind the Headlines (1937), The Shadow (1954) and Criminal Lawyer (1937). He was married to Mona Bruns. He died on November 25, 1989 in Tujunga, California, USA.
23. Jack Clark
Self | The Gong Show
One of the 1970s most-loved and respected TV personalities, Jack Clark was best known as host of the highly successful syndicated game shows "Dealer's Choice" (1973-75) and "Cross Wits" (1975-80). Born in St. Joseph, Missouri around 1925, he moved to California where after the service he worked at ...
25. Jason Stafford
Assistant Director | Unplanned
Jason Stafford is an assistant director best known for I Can Only Imagine (2018), Unplanned (2019) and The Christmas Candle (2013). His latest film, I Still Believe (2020), which Lionsgate will release in theaters on 3.20.20 is his second with directors, Jon Erwin & Andrew Erwin, behind I Can Only ...
27. LeRoy Prinz
Director | All-American Co-Ed
LeRoy Prinz started his career after running away from a boarding school. He came to France prior to WWI, where he earned his money dancing in nightclubs. After the outbreak of the war he became a pilot. He was shot down 15 times. After the war he fought as a mercenary in a civil war in Nicaragua, ...
28. Brian McDonald
Writer | White Face
McDonald is the author of Invisible Ink -- A Practical Guide To Building Stories That Resonate and The Golden Theme - How To Make Your Writing Appeal To The Highest Common Denominator.
In comic books he has written for such titles that include Tarzan, Predator and Lost In Space and the first Hellboy...
Actress | Stolen Harmony
Goodee Montgomery was born on March 28, 1906 in St. Joseph, Missouri, USA as Virginia Montgomery. She was an actress, known for Stolen Harmony (1935), Stolen Sweets (1934) and Charlie Chan Carries On (1931). She was married to Frank McDonald. She died on June 5, 1978 in Hollywood, California, USA.
30. Mary Cooper
Actress | Dark Shadows
Mary Cooper was born on December 4, 1914 in St. Joseph, Missouri, USA. She was an actress, known for Dark Shadows (1966), The Edge of Night (1956) and Bright Victory (1951). She was married to Payne-Jennings, Victor. She died on October 22, 2008 in New York City, New York, USA.
32. Sid Rogell
Producer | Design for Death
Sid Rogell was born on January 16, 1900 in St. Joseph, Missouri, USA. He is known for his work on Design for Death (1947), Murder, My Sweet (1944) and You May Be Next! (1936). He was married to June Clayworth. He died on November 15, 1973 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
34. Beulah Poynter
Actress | Lena Rivers
Beulah Poynter was born on June 6, 1886 in St. Joseph, Missouri, USA as Beulah Marguerite Poynter. She was an actress and writer, known for Lena Rivers (1914), The Little Girl That He Forgot (1915) and Her Splendid Folly (1933). She was married to George Leffler (producer), John Bowers and Burton S...
Soundtrack | Reindeer Games
Composer ("Carol of the Drum" ["Little Drummer Boy"]), author and teacher, educated at Wellesley College and a student of Stuart Mason and Nadia Boulanger. She taught at Wellesley and in private schools in Philadelphia and Concord, and was a freelance editor and arranger from 1910. She joined ASCAP...
37. Olive Young
Actress | Trailing Trouble
Olive Young was born on June 21, 1907 in St. Joseph, Missouri, USA. She was an actress, known for Trailing Trouble (1930), Ridin' Law (1930) and Yaoguang Xiaying (1928). She was married to Dr. Alfred Lum. She died on October 4, 1940 in Bayonne, New Jersey, USA.
38. John Pringle
Art Director | Clothes Make the Pirate
John Pringle was born on July 13, 1865 in St. Joseph, Missouri, USA as John George Pringle. He was an actor and art director, known for Clothes Make the Pirate (1925), Black Lightning (1924) and Travelin' Fast (1924). He was married to Ada Adair Apperly. He died on August 12, 1929 in San Diego, ...
Writer | Mr. & Mrs. North
American mystery writer Richard Lockridge was born in St. Joseph, MO, in 1898. He attended the University of Missouri, but his studies were interrupted by a one-year stint in the US Navy in 1918. In 1921 he got a job as a reporter for the Kansas City (MO) "Kansan" newspaper, then a year later went ...
44. Jeff Chitty
Director | Survive!
Jeff Chitty was born September 11th, 1976 in the small city of St. Joseph, Missouri. At a young age, his parents moved to the much smaller rural community of Weston Missouri, about an hour north of Kansas City. Growing up in the country on a tobacco farm provided him with the rural surroundings ...
46. Edward Wiskoski
Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling
Edward Wiskoski was born on January 10, 1945 in St. Joseph, Missouri, USA as Ed Wiskoski. He is an actor, known for WWF Championship Wrestling (1972), UWF Fury Hour (1990) and AWA: WrestleRock (1986). He has been married to Debra Callahan since August 16, 1969. They have seven children.