Birthdays: December 9by bcampos862 | created - 09 Dec 2015 | updated - 2 months ago | Public
1. Kirk Douglas
Actor | Spartacus
Cleft-chinned, steely-eyed and virile star of international cinema who rose from being "the ragman's son" (the name of his best-selling 1988 autobiography) to become a bona fide superstar, Kirk Douglas, also known as Issur Danielovitch Demsky, was born on December 9, 1916 in Amsterdam, New York. ...
2. Alan Zaslove
Director | Aladdin
Alan Zaslove was born on December 9, 1927 in New York City, New York, USA as Alan Louis Zaslove. He was a director and producer, known for Aladdin (1994), Darkwing Duck (1991) and Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers (1988). He was married to Nancy Gordon-Zaslove, Sylvia Lee MacPherson and Helene Klein. He...
Actress | The West Wing
Allison Smith's career started on Broadway at the age of nine, in the original production of "Evita", quickly followed by her landing the title role of "Annie" on Broadway in the musical "Annie" at the age of ten. She was the longest-running and youngest star of a Broadway musical at that time, ...
Actress | Fat Pizza
Annalise Braakensiek was born on December 9, 1972 in Sydney, Australia. She was an actress, known for Fat Pizza (2003), Mr. Accident (2000) and Pizza (2000). She was married to Danny Goldberg. She died on January 6, 2019 in Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
7. Antony Alda
Actor | National Treasure
Antony Alda was born on December 9, 1956 in Saint-Julien, France as Antonio D'Abruzzo. He was an actor and director, known for National Treasure (2004), Role of a Lifetime (2002) and Driving Me Crazy (1991). He was married to Loretta S Carrell and Leslie Clark. He died on July 3, 2009 in Los ...
Actress | Neighbours
Born 9th December 1990 in Brisbane, Australia, Brewer began her acting career at the tender age of 12 when she joined the children's show The Sleepover Club (2003). A week after graduation she arrived in Melbourne to look for acting work and auditioned for the ongoing role of Kate Ramsay in the ...
Actress | Love on the Sidelines
Ashley grew up in Sherwood Park, Alberta but always had plans to live in a bigger city. Her very first play was an adaptation of Antoine Saint-Exupery's book The Little Prince. After wowing everyone with her audition, her sixth grade teacher changed the play to The Little Princess. It was from that...
Actor | Sleeper
Bartlett Robinson was born on December 9, 1912 in New York City, New York, USA as Bartlett Whitney Robinson. He was an actor, known for Sleeper (1973), The Wild Wild West (1965) and The Fortune Cookie (1966). He was married to Margaret White Ballantine. He died on March 26, 1986 in Fallbrook, ...
11. Beau Bridges
Actor | The Fabulous Baker Boys
Beau Bridges was born in Hollywood, and is the son of actor Lloyd Bridges and his wife, who was his college sweetheart, Dorothy Dean Bridges. Born just two days after the attack on Pearl Harbour, he was delivered by candlelight because of a power blackout. Named Lloyd Vernet Bridges III, his ...
12. Berton Churchill
Actor | Stagecoach
Berton Churchill was born on December 9, 1876 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Alexander Berton Churchill. He was an actor, known for Stagecoach (1939), Steamboat Round the Bend (1935) and Judge Priest (1934). He was married to Harriet Elizabeth Gardner. He died on October 10, 1940 in New York City, ...
13. Blair Tefkin
Actress | Fast Times at Ridgemont High
Blair Tefkin, born in California, got her first taste of acting as the innocent "Robin Maxwell" in V (1983), when Dominique Dunne was murdered. After the two "V" miniseries and the TV series, she starred in other movies, such as Fright Night Part 2 (1988) and S.F.W. (1994).
14. Brad Savage
Actor | Red Dawn
Brad had his first career as a child actor from 1967 to 1988. Credits include 7 features, 2 TV series, 7 pilots, numerous TV movies and "Guest Shots", lots of theater and over 100 commercials. Some highlights include:
Red Dawn (1984)/film (Directed by John Milius), "On Golden Pond"/stage (Ahmanson ...
Actor | All the King's Men
Broderick Crawford is best remembered for two roles: his Oscar-winning turn as Willie Stark in All the King's Men (1949), and as Chief Dan Mathews on the syndicated TV series Highway Patrol (1955). He was also memorable as Judy Holliday's vulgar partner in Born Yesterday (1950), roles both had ...
17. Buck Henry
Writer | The Graduate
Prolific, multi-talented comedy writer, story editor, actor and director. His father was an Air Force general (Paul Steinberg Zuckerman) turned stockbroker and his mother was silent screen star Ruth Taylor, formerly a member of Mack Sennett's bathing beauties. Buck Henry's first fling with comedy ...
21. Cody Kennedy
Actress | It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
Cody Kennedy is an actress with a wide range of film and television roles under her belt. As a teen she acted in numerous music videos and commercials, including a Sears spot directed by Steven Spielberg's legendary cinematographer, Janusz Kaminski. Both David Fincher and Brett Ratner handpicked ...
22. Dalton Trumbo
Writer | Roman Holiday
Dalton Trumbo, the Oscar-winning screenwriter, arguably the most talented, most famous of the blacklisted film professionals known to history as the Hollywood 10, was born in Montrose, Colorado to Orus Trumbo and his wife, the former Maud Tillery.
Dalton Trumbo was raised at 1124 Gunnison Ave. in ...
26. Darius Burke
Director | Revolt
Darius Burke is an American Film Director, Screenwriter, Cinematographer and Mental Health Activist.
He was born on December 9,1994 at Newton Memorial Hospital in Newton, New Jersey USA.
Darius grew up in Manchester,Connecticut.
As a child, Darius developed creativity at an early age. Around the age ...
27. Darwin Joston
Actor | Assault on Precinct 13
"Got a smoke?" Darwin Joston secured himself a permanent place in cult movie history with that particular laconically witty line as laid-back Death Row-bound convict Napoleon Wilson in John Carpenter's outstanding urban action thriller classic Assault on Precinct 13 (1976). Wilson was undoubtedly ...
Actor | Malcolm in the Middle
David Anthony Higgins was born on December 9, 1961 in Des Moines, Iowa, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Malcolm in the Middle (2000), Mike & Molly (2010) and The Wrong Guy (1997). He has been married to Julia since 2000. They have two children.
30. Dick Butkus
Actor | Gremlins 2: The New Batch
Richard J. Butkus, "Dick", was born in Chicago, Illinois, December 9, 1942. He graduated from the University of Illinois where he was a two time All- American line backer. A first round draft pick of the Chicago Bears, Dick played for them from 1965-1973, and was named All-Pro linebacker seven ...
31. Dick Van Patten
Actor | Spaceballs
Dick Van Patten began acting as a child. He made his first of 27 Broadway appearances at age seven in "Tapestry in Grey". After, he appeared in numerous films, including Freaky Friday (1976), Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993), and Spaceballs (1987). His television credits include his best-known role...
34. Donny Osmond
Soundtrack | Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Donald Clark "Donny" Osmond was born December 9, 1957 in Ogden, Utah, to Olive Osmond (née Davis) and George Osmond on . He was the seventh of eight brothers and has one sister. When Donny was young, his family went to see Lawrence Welk in California. They were unable to meet with him so they ...
Actor | Little Caesar
Although he appeared in approximately 100 movies or TV shows, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. never really intended to take up acting as a career. However, the environment he was born into and the circumstances naturally led him to be a thespian. Noblesse oblige.
He was born Douglas Elton Fairbanks, Jr. in ...
37. Elle Evans
Actress | Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse
Elle Evans was born on December 9, 1989 in Paris, Texas, USA as Lindsey Gayle Evans. She is an actress, known for Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015), Muse (2017) and The Love Witch (2016). She has been married to Matt Bellamy since August 10, 2019. They have one child.
38. Emmett Kelly
Actor | The Greatest Show on Earth
Emmett Kelly was born on December 9, 1898 in Sedan, Kansas, USA as Emmett Leo Kelly. He was an actor and writer, known for The Greatest Show on Earth (1952), General Electric Theater (1953) and The Fat Man (1951). He was married to Elvira Gebhardt, Mildred Richey and Eva Mae Moore (actress). He ...
42. Fanny Mandelbaum
Actress | Palermo Hollywood
Fanny works as a journalist and is works in a radio programme and a TV programme called Sin Miedo. She has one son and one daughter and she has four grandchildren, Melanie, Yanina, Brian and Erick. Nowadays she lives in Buenos Aires with her family. She loves working on television and being with ...
43. Felicity Huffman
Actress | Transamerica
Felicity toiled away for 20 years in ill fated television shows, Broadway plays, and independent films in the shadow of her successful husband, actor William H. Macy. Then she got the part of Lynette Scavo in the television series Desperate Housewives (2004) and Bree in the film Transamerica (2005)...
44. Frances Reid
Actress | Days of Our Lives
Born in Wichita Falls, Texas, and was raised in Berkeley, California, she attended/graduated at The Pasadena Community Playhouse where her major was acting, and she pursued her career immediately. The Emmy Award nominee who has played Alice Horton for the entire 37 years that Days of Our Lives has ...
49. Gee Malik Linton
Declan Dale is a pseudonym used by Gee Malik Linton much in the way that the name Alan Smithee was used for films that a director has disowned. Dale's only film is Exposed (2016), a Keanu Reeves thriller that was significantly edited by Lionsgate Premiere without the original director's permission....
51. George Litto
Producer | Dressed to Kill
Born in Philadelphia, he attended Temple University and received a B.S in Business. George Litto's career as a highly successful film producer, talent agent, and film executive began at the William Morris Agency in New York City.
In 1965, Mr. Litto formed his own literary agency representing ...
52. George Touliatos
George Touliatos founded the Front St. Theatre in Memphis, TN in 1958. Among the actors who appeared there are George Hearn, Macon McCalman, Carrie Nye, Barbara Cason, Dixie Carter, Rita Gam and Dana Ivey. A pioneer in the regional theatre movement, Front St. Theatre produced a wide variety of ...
55. Hermione Gingold
Actress | Gigi
One of stage, screen, radio and TV's most inimitable, irrepressible entertainers, Hermione Ferdinanda Gingold was born in London on December 9, 1897, the daughter of an upscale Austrian-Jewish financier and English homemaker. The blue-eyed blonde loved to perform in school plays and made her ...
57. Imogen Heap
Imogen Jennifer Heap was born in London Borough of Havering, London. She began playing music from an early age, becoming classically trained in several instruments including Piano, cello and clarinet by the age of 13. She attended Friends School, a private boarding school where she did not get ...
Actress | Forest Bathing: Friends W/Benefits
Jacqueline Lovell was born and raised in Southern California. From a very young age, she had the immense innate talent and enthusiasm for performance. She expressed this through school musicals and church plays from grade school through high school. In much of her free time, she was writing skits ...
Actor | Bring Back My Ghouls
Jaida Essence Hall is an actor, known for Bring Back My Ghouls (2020), Heidi N. Closet Ft Widow Von'Du: GAP (2021) and Diana Ross: Happy Pride-Celebration of the Community (2020).
60. Jakob Dylan
Music_department | The Guardian
Jakob Dylan was born on December 9, 1969 in New York City, New York, USA as Jakob Luke Dylan. He is known for his work on The Guardian (2001), The King of Staten Island (2020) and American Wedding (2003). He has been married to Paige Dylan since 1992. They have four children.
Writer | Phineas and Ferb
Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh was born on December 9, 1960 in Santa Monica, California, USA. He is a writer and actor, known for Phineas and Ferb (2007), Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension (2011) and Rocko's Modern Life (1993). He has been married to Birgitte since December 17, 2006. They ...
64. Jesse Metcalfe
Actor | Desperate Housewives
Jesse Eden Metcalfe was born in Carmel Valley, California, to Nancy (DeMaio) and Jeff Metcalfe. He has Italian, Portuguese, English, French, and Irish ancestry. He was raised in Southeastern Connecticut. Metcalfe attended the Williams School, a private high school in New London, Connecticut. He ...
65. Joe Lando
Actor | Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman
A former cook in a Hollywood restaurant, Lando first came to the attention of casting directors in the role of heartthrob Jake Harrison on the soap opera One Life to Live (1968). That job led to the co-starring role as the backwoodsman/love interest of Jane Seymour on TV's Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman...
66. John Cassavetes
Actor | Love Streams
John Cassavetes was a Greek-American actor, film director, and screenwriter. He is considered a pioneer of American independent film, as he often financed his own films.
Cassavetes was born in New York City in 1929 to Nicholas John Cassavetes (1893-1979) and his wife, Katherine Demetre (1906-1983). ...
68. John Malkovich
Actor | Being John Malkovich
John Gavin Malkovich was born in Christopher, Illinois, to Joe Anne (Choisser), who owned a local newspaper, and Daniel Leon Malkovich, a state conservation director. His paternal grandparents were Croatian. In 1976, Malkovich joined Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre, newly founded by his friend Gary ...
69. John Paragon
Actor | Pee-wee's Playhouse
John Dixon Paragon was born in Alaska, but grew up and attended schools in Fort Collins, Colorado. He got his start in the Los Angeles-based improvisation group The Groundlings alongside Paul Reubens and Phil Hartman. John is best known for his work on children's show Pee-wee's Playhouse where he ...
71. Joshua Bell
Soundtrack | Jin ling shi san chai
Born in Bloomington, Indiana in 1967, Joshua Bell began playing the violin at age 4. Growing up, he didn't focus on the violin exclusively. His other interests included video games, computers, cars, and sports. In 1978, he was a national tennis champion. However, at age 11 he attended the ...
74. Judi Dench
Actress | Skyfall
Dame Judi Dench was born Judith Olivia Dench in York, England, to Eleanora Olive (Jones), who was from Dublin, Ireland, and Reginald Arthur Dench, a doctor from Dorset, England. She attended Mount School in York, and studied at the Central School of Speech and Drama. She has performed with the ...
77. Kara DioGuardi
Soundtrack | Get Smart
Kara DioGuardi was introduced to America on seasons 8 and 9 of the hit FOX show, American Idol (2002) and was also featured as the head judge on Bravo's songwriting reality show competition, Platinum Hit (2011). Additionally, Kara starred in her Broadway stage debut as merry murderess "Roxie Hart" ...
79. Keith A. Glascoe
Actor | Léon
Keith A. Glascoe was born on December 9, 1962 in San Francisco, California, USA. He was an actor, known for Léon: The Professional (1994), Assault on Devil's Island (1997) and 100 Centre Street (2001). He was married to Veronica Squef. He died on September 11, 2001 in New York City, New York...
82. Kurt Angle
Actor | Warrior
Kurt Angle was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He won a Olympic Gold Medal in 1996 having notoriously won it with a broken neck. In 1998 he transitioned into professional wrestling where he sky rocked to success after joining the World Wrestling Federation. He later became the first ever ...
83. Lance Krall
Writer | It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
With his father, John Krall, being a Naval aviator, and his mother, Yung Krall, working as a spy for the CIA and FBI, Lance spent most of his young life moving from country to country, state to state. After retirement, the family finally settled in Atlanta, Georgia.
After getting his BA in Film and ...
Actress | Sesame Street
Leslie Carrara-Rudolph was born on December 9, 1962 in Walnut Creek, California, USA as Leslie Jolene Carrara. She is known for her work on Sesame Street (1969), Ratchet: Deadlocked (2005) and Ratchet & Clank: Up Your Arsenal (2004). She has been married to Paul Rudolph since August 5, 2000.
85. Lori Greiner
Producer | Shark Tank
Lori Greiner was born on December 9, 1969 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She is an entrepreneur, inventor, and television personality, known for Shark Tank (2009) and Beyond the Tank (2015). She holds over 120 patents and has invented over 400 products. She first appeared on television on the Home ...
86. Luciano Marin
Actor | I giganti della Tessaglia
Luciano Marin was born on December 9, 1931 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He was an actor and assistant director, known for The Giants of Thessaly (1960), Colossus of the Stone Age (1962) and Hercules Conquers Atlantis (1961). He was married to Nennella Carotenuto. He died on November 12, 2019 in Rome.
Actress | The Wizard of Oz
Margaret Hamilton was born December 9, 1902 in Cleveland, Ohio to Jennie and Walter Hamilton. She later attended Hathaway Brown School in Shaker Heights, Ohio, and practiced acting doing children's theater while a Junior League of Cleveland member. Margaret had already built her resume with several...
91. Mario Cantone
Actor | Sex and the City
Mario Cantone is probably best known at home in the US as a comedian, impressionist and singer but he has also made a name for himself as a very successful Broadway actor, appearing in "Love! Valor! Compassion!" in 1995 as well as a number of off-Broadway Shakespeare productions including "The ...
93. McKayla Maroney
Actress | Hart of Dixie
McKayla Maroney was born and raised in California. The daughter of Mike and Erin Maroney, she was home-schooled so that she could train as an elite gymnast. She started her senior career in 2011 at the age of 15. At that year's world championships, Maroney won gold medals in the team and vault ...
96. Michael Seymour
Production_designer | Alien
Michael Seymour was born in 1932 in Southampton, Hampshire, England as Michael Edmund Seymour. He is known for his work on Alien (1979), Beverly Hills Cop III (1994) and Revenge (1990). He was married to Linda Seaward. He died on December 9, 2018 in the UK.
97. Morten Grunwald
Actor | Fem mand og Rosa
Born in Odense, Denmark on December 9th, 1934, Morten Grunwald is "World famous in Denmark" for several popular film roles. Most famous, however, will always be his Benny in all of the "Olsen Banden" films, where he starred alongside Ove Sprogøe and Poul Bundgaard.
He attended Odense Theatrical ...
Actor | Predator 2
Talk-show host and songwriter ("Because We're Young", "Hearts Are Wild"), composer, author, actor and singer, educated at New York University (BS) and a two-year Law School student. He was a program director and announcer at WPOP in Hartford, Connecticut, and later made several records under his ...
99. Nando Parrado
Nando Parrado was born on December 9, 1949 in Montevideo, Uruguay as Fernando Seler Parrado Dolgay. He is known for his work on Alive (1993), Stranded: I've Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains (2007) and Independent Lens (1999). He is married to Veronique Van Wassenhove. They have two ...
100. Neil Innes
Actor | The Innes Book of Records
Comedian, musician and songwriter, renowned for his deadpan delivery and an uncanny ability to send up musical acts. The son of a warrant officer in the Royal Artillery, Innes learned to play piano from the age of seven and guitar at fourteen. He began to make a name for himself in 1963 when he ...