Birth Place Matching "Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Heather Graham

Actress | Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me

Heather Joan Graham was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, to Joan (Bransfield), a schoolteacher and children's book author, and James Graham, an FBI agent. She and her sister, actress Aimee Graham, were raised by their strictly Catholic parents. They relocated often, as a result of their father's ...

2. Rachel Brosnahan

Actress | House of Cards

Rachel Brosnahan was born in in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1990 and is an American actress. She is best known for her role as 'Midge' Maisel in the Amazon Prime Video series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017) for which she has won two Golden Globes for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television ...

3. Jessica Szohr

Actress | Two Night Stand

Szohr was born in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin. She is of Hungarian and black ancestry. Szohr played soccer, served on the student council, and was part of the cheerleading squad while in school. She started a cleaning company with a friend, cleaning their teachers' houses. Szohr started modeling at ...

4. Jacob Latimore

Actor | Detroit

Hailed by Variety, Indiewire and The Wrap as an exciting breakout star, Jacob Latimore is quickly emerging as one of the most talented and versatile actors of his generation.

Recently Latimore drew strong critical acclaim for his star turn as Bo in 2016 Sundance Film Festival favorite SLEIGHT, ...

5. Gene Wilder

Actor | Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

Gene Wilder was born Jerome Silberman in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, to Jeanne (Baer) and William J. Silberman, who manufactured miniature whiskey and beer bottles. His father was a Russian Jewish immigrant, while his Illinois-born mother was of Russian Jewish descent.

Wilder caught his first big break ...

6. Salome Jens

Actress | Green Lantern

Salome Jens was born on May 8, 1935 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. She is an actress, known for Green Lantern (2011), Cats & Dogs (2001) and Seconds (1966).

7. Paris Berelc

Actress | Alexa & Katie

Paris was born & raised in the suburbs of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Paris started in dance at the age of 4 then competed in gymnastics for 9 years. She started a modeling career when she was 9 with Ford Models Chicago then begun an acting career a few years later. Paris moved to LA at the age of 14 to ...

8. David Giuntoli

Actor | Grimm

David Giuntoli was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and was raised in St. Louis, Missouri. He is the son of Mary and David Giuntoli. David was educated at St. Louis University High School and moved on to Indiana University Bloomington, where he graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in International ...

9. Marc Alaimo

Actor | Total Recall

Marc Alaimo was born on May 5, 1942 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Michael Anthony Alaimo. He is an actor, known for Total Recall (1990), Tango & Cash (1989) and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993).

10. Amy Pietz

Actress | Caroline in the City

Amy Pietz (born March 6, 1969) is an American actress, known for her roles on television. She received a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series nomination for her role as "Annie Spadaro" in the NBC sitcom, Caroline in the City (1995) (1995-1999). ...

11. Jane Kaczmarek

Actress | Pleasantville

Jane grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Her mother, Evelyn, was a school teacher. Her father, Edward, is a former Defense Department employee. She is the oldest of four children. Her brothers, Jim & Bill, are a teacher and an entrepreneur respectively. Her sister, Mary, works for an Internet company....

12. Dan Harmon

Producer | Rick and Morty

Dan Harmon was born on January 3, 1973 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. He is best known as the creator, writing, and producer for Community (2007) and Rick and Morty (2013). He also is known for writing and producing earlier works such as Computerman (2003), and Laser Fart (2004). He was previously ...

13. Spencer Tracy

Actor | Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

Spencer Tracy was born four years after his brother Carroll to truck salesman John Edward and Caroline Brown Tracy. He attended Marquette Academy along with Pat O'Brien and the two left school to enlist in the Navy at the start of World War I. He was still at Norfolk Navy Yard in Virginia at the ...

14. Deidre Hall

Actress | Days of Our Lives

Deidre Hall has emerged as one of America's most beloved actresses, who delighted her fans in August 1991, when she returned to NBC-TV's number one daytime program, Days of Our Lives (1965). Hall created the role of "Dr. Marlena Evans" in 1976, a character whose popularity has created a furor and a...

15. David Lowery

Editor | A Ghost Story

David Lowery is an American writer and director. He is best know for Ain't Them Bodies Saints (2013), Pete's Dragon (2016), and A Ghost Story (2017).

At the age of 19, Lowery wrote and directed his first film, Lullaby.

Lowery had his breakthrough with his first feature film, St. Nick (2009).

He often ...

16. Eric Szmanda

Actor | CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

Eric Szmanda is an American actor best known for his role of forensic investigator "Greg Sanders" on "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation". Eric was born and raised in Wisconsin where he was active in school plays and community theatre. He moved to LA at the age of 19 to study acting at the American ...

17. Charlotte Rae

Actress | The Facts of Life

Charlotte Rae was born Charlotte Rae Lubotsky in 1926, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where she was raised on a farm, the middle daughter of three sisters, between Beverly and Mimi. Her parents, Esther (Ottenstein) and Meyer Lubotsky, were Russian Jewish immigrants. Rae wanted to be a dramatic actress, ...

18. Bob Uecker

Actor | Major League

Bob Uecker's first career was professional baseball. He played six seasons in the majors (1962-1967), playing catcher for three different National League teams: Braves (Milwaukee, WI, and Atlanta, GA), Cardinals (St. Louis, MO), and Phillies (Philadelphia, PA). His batting, never stellar, declined ...

19. Robert Easton

Actor | Working Girl

Robert Easton was born on November 23, 1930 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Robert Easton Burke. He is known for his work on Working Girl (1988), Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991) and Red Heat (1988). He was married to June Bettine Grimstead. He died on December 16, 2011 in Toluca Lake,...

20. David Zucker

Writer | Airplane!

David Zucker was born on October 16, 1947 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for Airplane! (1980), Scary Movie 4 (2006) and Top Secret! (1984). He has been married to Danielle Zucker since May 1997. They have two children.

21. Aimee Graham

Actress | From Dusk Till Dawn

Aimee Graham was born on September 20, 1971 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. She is an actress and director, known for From Dusk Till Dawn (1996), Jackie Brown (1997) and Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the Thirteenth (2000).

22. Jeana Keough

Actress | The Beach Girls

Jeana Keough was born on September 18, 1955 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Jean Myers. She is known for her work on The Beach Girls (1982), History of the World: Part I (1981) and 10 to Midnight (1983). She was previously married to Matt Keough.

23. Paul Shenar

Actor | Scarface

Attractive, dark-featured character actor with a voice like thunder, and eyes like a wolf, who was featured in less than sympathetic roles throughout his career. Born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Albert Paul Shenar attended the University of Wisconsin. Soon after graduation, he relocated to ...

24. Eric Benét

Soundtrack | The Brothers

Eric Benét was born on October 15, 1966 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Eric Benét Jordan. He has been married to Manuela Testolini since July 31, 2011. They have two children. He was previously married to Halle Berry.

25. Nancy Olson

Actress | Sunset Blvd.

She cast such a sunny, positive glow in 1950s and 1960s films that you wonder how her promising career might have turned out had it not taken a sudden family detour. Lovely Milwaukee-born Nancy (Ann) Olson was the daughter of Henry, a physician, and Evelyn Olson, and educated at the University of ...

26. George Tillman Jr.

Producer | The Hate U Give

After seeing the films, COOLEY HIGH and TAXI DRIVER, Milwaukee, Wisconsin native George Tillman, Jr. became inspired to make films of his own. In 1994, George wrote and directed his first feature film, SCENES FOR THE SOUL. It was shot entirely in Chicago, using local talent and resources. The film,...

27. Tom Laughlin

Actor | Billy Jack

Tom Laughlin was born on August 10, 1931 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Thomas Robert Laughlin. He was an actor and director, known for Billy Jack (1971), The Trial of Billy Jack (1974) and The Born Losers (1967). He was married to Delores Taylor. He died on December 12, 2013 in Thousand Oaks, ...

28. Joyful Drake

Actress | Get Him to the Greek

Joyful Drake was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Her love for performing began at a young age, earning her two State Speech Performance Titles for reciting and delivering a re-enactment of Martin Luther King Jr's "I Have A Dream" speech and President Abraham Lincoln's "Gettysburg Address."...

29. Jerry Zucker

Producer | Airplane!

Jerry Zucker was born on March 11, 1950 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for Airplane! (1980), Ghost (1990) and Top Secret! (1984). He has been married to Janet Zucker since May 1987. They have two children.

30. Candice Michelle

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Candice Michelle was born on September 30, 1978 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Candice Michelle Beckman-Ehrlich. She is an actress, known for WWE SmackDown Live (1999), WWE Raw (1993) and WWE: The Best of SmackDown - 10th Anniversary 1999-2009 (2009). She has been married to Ken Gee Ehrlich since ...

31. John Ridley

Producer | 12 Years a Slave

John Ridley is the author of seven published novels, the most recent, What Fire Cannot Burn from Warner Books and The Drift from Knopf. His first novel, Stray Dogs, was made into the feature film U Turn (1997) directed by Oliver Stone and starring Sean Penn, Jennifer Lopez, and Nick Nolte. ...

32. Brad Rowe

Actor | Shelter

Brad Rowe was born on May 15, 1970 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Bradley Thomas Rowe. He is an actor and producer, known for Shelter (2007), National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007) and Purgatory (1999). He has been married to Lisa Fiori since September 18, 1999. They have one child.

33. Jeannie Gaffigan

Writer | The Jim Gaffigan Show

Jeannie Gaffigan was born on March 9, 1970 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Jeanne Louise Noth. She is a writer and producer, known for The Jim Gaffigan Show (2015), My Boys (2006) and Jim Gaffigan: Cinco (2017). She has been married to Jim Gaffigan since July 26, 2003. They have five children.

34. Michael Maize

Actor | National Treasure: Book of Secrets

Michael Maize was born on December 1, 1974 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007).

35. Dick Wessel

Actor | Dick Tracy vs. Cueball

Rough-and-tumble American actor Dick Wessel had a fierce-looking scowl on a bulldog of a mug. That, coupled with a thick build and imposing stance, earned him appearances in countless Warner Bros. comedies and hard-boiled crime dramas throughout the late 1930s and 1940s. Although he made hundreds ...

36. Pamela Britton

Actress | D.O.A.

Pamela Britton was born Armilda Jane Owen in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Her mother was Ethel Owen, a prominent stage, radio and early television actress. Pam first used Gloria Jane Owen as her stage name, but not wanting to trade on her mother's reputation, chose Pamela from a British book, and then ...

37. Pat O'Brien

Actor | Some Like It Hot

Although he came to be called "Hollywood's Irishman in Residence"--and, along with good friends James Cagney, Allen Jenkins, Frank McHugh and a few others were called "The Irish Mafia"--and he often played Irish immigrants, Pat O'Brien was US-born and -bred. As a young boy the devoutly Roman ...

38. Peter Palmer

Actor | Li'l Abner

Peter Palmer was born on September 20, 1931 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Peter Webster Palmer. He is an actor, known for Li'l Abner (1959), Edward Scissorhands (1990) and CBS Summer Playhouse (1987). He was previously married to Mary Lou "Aniko" Farrell and Jackalee Ann Gleason.

39. Chip Zien

Actor | Howard the Duck

Chip Zien was born on March 20, 1947 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Jerome Herbert Zien. He is an actor, known for Howard the Duck (1986), United 93 (2006) and The Siege (1998). He is married to Susan Pillarre.

40. Mary Gallagher

Actress | Fameless

Mary Gallagher was born on December 11, 1967 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. She is an actress, known for Fameless (2015), Flightplan (2005) and Friends (1994). She was previously married to David Damiani.

41. Mark Borchardt

Actor | Coven

Mark Borchardt was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He started making films at the age of fourteen with a super-8 camera that he bought from a garage sale for $40. After serving three years in the military he continued his cinematic endeavors at the local university. In the mid-nineties he ...

42. Gustavo Carr

Actor | Bring It On: All or Nothing

Film and television actor, singer, model and dancer with the worlds greatest Pop stars Gustavo Carr is from Irvine, CA by way of Milwaukee, WI. He started working in the entertainment industry as a dancer at a young age landing his very first audition for a television commercial dancing with MC ...

43. Jeffrey Dahmer

Self | Dateline NBC

One of the nation's most notorious serial killers, Jeffrey Dahmer was born and raised in Bath Township, Ohio, a middle-class suburb of Akron. Much has been made of his childhood tendencies - including cases of cruelty to animals - but to outward appearances, at least, he seemed to be a normal child...

44. Kato Kaelin

Actor | BASEketball

Kato Kaelin was born on March 9, 1959 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Brian Kaelin. He is known for his work on BASEketball (1998), Pauly Shore Is Dead (2003) and Winners (2014). He was previously married to Cynthia Coulter.

45. Kathleen Tolan

Actress | Death Wish

Kathleen Tolan was born on August 10, 1950 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. She is a writer and actress, known for Death Wish (1974), Ryan's Hope (1975) and The Rosary Murders (1987).

46. Ray Corrigan

Actor | The Painted Stallion

Ray Corrigan was a physical culturist and very good athlete. He began working in Hollywood, as a physical fitness trainer for movie stars. Bit parts in 1932 led to action roles in the Undersea Kingdom (1936) and The Leathernecks Have Landed (1936), the same year he began his role as Tucson Smith in...

47. Greg Eagles

Actor | Metal Gear Solid

Greg Eagles is a native of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He has forged a career as an actor both in front of the cameras as well as in Voice Overs. He has acted in a number of television roles in such series as "The Shield" "The Riches" "NYPD Blue" and "The Sarah Conner Chronicles" And has recurred on ...

48. William W. Barbour

Stunts | Venom

William W Barbour is a San Francisco based actor with over 50 TV and movie credits in a wide range of roles. A military veteran, he is married to the beautiful and talented Brazilian model/actress Marcella Bragio. His wife Marcella is also a piano instructor, having college degrees in music from ...

49. Daniel Quinn

Actor | Dead Bang

Daniel Quinn is from Milwaukee, where his father Roger worked for Pabst Brewing Company as a sales manager and his mother Rosemary owned and operated an employment agency. He was raised in Wisconsin with his two older sisters, Kathleen and Colleen. He began performing at the age of eight, appearing...

50. Jeff Doucette

Actor | Doctor Dolittle

Jeff Doucette was born on November 25, 1947 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Jeffrey Doucette. He is an actor and writer, known for Doctor Dolittle (1998), Splash (1984) and Bedazzled (2000). He has been married to Saba Moor-Doucette since July 2003. He was previously married to Kathleen Kelley.


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