Birth Place Matching "Springfield, Illinois, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Jurassic Park III
Sarah Danielle Madison was born in Springfield, Illinois. She was a 1992 graduate of Latin School of Chicago, the alma mater of Nancy Reagan, Bob Balaban, Brendan Baber, Crispin Freeman, Clark Freeman and Cassidy Freeman.
She attended Amherst College and graduated in 1996. A talented scientist, she ...
3. Rick Lenz
Actor | Cactus Flower
Rick Lenz was born on November 21, 1939 in Springfield, Illinois, USA. He is an actor, known for Cactus Flower (1969), Hec Ramsey (1972) and The Six Million Dollar Man (1974). He has been married to Linda Kurth since May 15, 1982. He was previously married to Jessica Rains.
Writer | Home Movies
Small started learning guitar at 15, and graduated from the Berklee College of Music in 1997. During his music studies he concurrently took several writing and comedy classes at Emerson College. After graduating, he began performing stand-up at The Comedy Studio in Harvard Square, where he was ...
5. Brad Jones
Writer | Freak Out
Brad Jones was born on December 20, 1981 in Springfield, Illinois, USA. He is an editor and producer, known for Freak Out (2003), Game Boys (2008) and Paranoia (2011). He has been married to Laura Luke since November 11, 2017. He was previously married to Jillian Zurawski.
Actor | A Stone Cold Christmas
Lawrence Mandley was born in Springfield, Illinois and grew up in Chicago. His first stage appearance was a school talent show when he was in 2nd grade. The song was "Tequila" and Lawrence sat on the floor, center stage with a wide brimmed straw hat covering his face as two 8th grade girls in ...
Actor | Compulsion
Christopher James Stapleton was born on February 18, 1971 in Sherman, Illinois, a small rural town outside Springfield. Perhaps his first interest in acting came when his parents, Jim and Phyllis, purchased a camcorder. It wasn't long before Chris and his younger twin brothers, Tony and Brian, ...
11. Lincoln Hoppe
Actor | Stargate Origins
Lincoln Hoppe was born on June 5, 1971 in Springfield, Illinois, USA as Lincoln Werner Hoppe. He is an actor and writer, known for Stargate Origins (2018), Saints and Soldiers: Airborne Creed (2012) and The Singles Ward (2002). He is married to Page Hoppe. They have two children.
12. Bobby Watson
Actor | The Devil with Hitler
Bobby Watson's acting career began in the late 19th Century, in Springfield, Illinois. At age 10 he had the peanut concession on Saturday afternoons at Springfield's only dance hall, the Olympic Theatre. By age 12 he graduated to the evening concession, and joyously studied the travelling variety ...
13. Dianne Travis
Actress | Seinfeld
Dianne Travis is an avid western rider and horsewoman. She first discovered her desire to be an actress, when she saw Jennifer Jones in The Song of Bernadette (1943). At that moment she realized that acting was her passion. Dianne moved to New York City as a teenager from Springfield, Ill. She ...
14. Victor Holstein
Actor | Chicago Med
Victor Holstein was born on April 9th, 1980 in Springfield, Illinois, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for Chicago Med (2015) , Other People's Children (2017), Halliday (2012) and Man/Kind (2007). He is the youngest of five children, including triplet sisters. He graduated with a theater ...
Actress | Lucifer
Born in Illinois in 2004, Leah Renee' decided by the time she was 2 years old that she was artist.
In 2012 her family moved to Los Angeles so that she and her brother could pursue their dreams. That's when Leah decided that she was meant to be an actress and/or singer. She started taking acting and ...
17. Theodore Lorch
Actor | The Last of the Mohicans
Theodore Lorch was born on September 29, 1873 in Springfield, Illinois, USA as Theodore Andrew Lorch. He was an actor, known for The Last of the Mohicans (1920), Half-Wits Holiday (1947) and Ginsberg the Great (1927). He was married to Diana Christiansen, Cecil and Mary. He died on November 12, ...
18. Louise Stanley
Actress | Gun Lords of Stirrup Basin
Louise Stanley was born on January 28, 1915 in Springfield, Illinois, USA as Louise Keyes. She was an actress, known for Gun Lords of Stirrup Basin (1937), Thunder in the Desert (1938) and Sky Bandits (1940). She was married to Jack Randall, Dennis O'Keefe and Charles Munn. She died on December 28,...
19. Nathan Adloff
Writer | Miles
Nathan Adloff is a Los Angeles based Screenwriter and Director. His most recent feature is "Miles" (Co-Wrote/Directed). The film is semi-autobiographical and centers on a high school senior who joins the girls volleyball team in hopes of winning a college scholarship after his father's untimely ...
23. June Christy
Soundtrack | Mulholland Falls
She was Stan Kenton's big band singer, replacing Anita O'Day in 1945. She also worked with Bruce Boyd Raeburn and his orchestra before she joined the Kenton band. This blonde, blue-eyed singer is one of the most talented female singers in the history of jazz. She recorded many albums for Capitol ...
25. Neil Flanagan
Actor | Fleshpot on 42nd Street
Neil Flanagan was a regular stock company actor who appeared in a handful of enjoyably low-grade cheapie horror and exploitation features for notorious Staten Island Grade-Z schlock independent auteur Andy Milligan. Flanagan was born on May 6, 1934, in Springfield, Illinois, and raised in St. Louis,...
27. Geraldine Hall
Actress | Ace in the Hole
Geraldine Hall was born on January 31, 1905 in Springfield, Illinois, USA as Geraldine Browning. She was an actress, known for Ace in the Hole (1951), More Than a Secretary (1936) and Remember the Day (1941). She was married to Porter Hall. She died on September 18, 1970 in Woodland Hills, Los ...
29. John Clifford
Writer | Carnival of Souls
A native of Springfield, Illiinois, John Clifford moved to Chicago and lived with relatives after the deaths of his parents. Wanting to work as a writer--but feeling that he couldn't write anything longer than a joke-- Clifford began working as a joke writer, selling material to radio comedian Ken ...
Beatrice Ives Welles was born on September 1, 1883 in Springfield, Illinois, USA. She was married to Richard Head Welles. She died on May 10, 1924.
35. Robert Lincoln
Robert Lincoln was born on August 1, 1843 in Springfield, Illinois, USA as Robert Todd Lincoln. He was married to Mary Harlan. He died on July 25, 1926 in Manchester, Vermont, USA.
37. Tyler Tyhurst
Actor | Desert Hearts
Tyler Tyhurst was born on June 18, 1955 in Springfield, Illinois, USA as Tyler Frederick Tyhurst. He was an actor and producer, known for Desert Hearts (1985), Mister Roberts (1984) and Outlaws (1986). He died on January 12, 1994 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
41. Edmund H. Hansen
Sound Department | Wilson
Edmund H. Hansen was appointed as head of the Sound Department of Fox Films and retained that position when the studio changed into 20th Century-Fox. In his capacity as a sound director he was nominated for 14 Academy Awards and won two, for Special Sound Effects on The Rains Came (1939) and Sound ...
44. Arik Martin
Writer | Sympathy
Arik Martin is a screenwriter and playwright from Chicago, where he cut his teeth producing underground theatre in a dilapidated storefront. Critics there hailed him as "the best legit playwright Chicago has seen since David Mamet," and "one of the smartest playwrights working in Chicago - or at ...