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Elizabeth II is Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms.
Elizabeth was born in London, the first child of the Duke and Duchess of York, later King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, and she was educated privately at home. Her father ascended the throne on the abdication of his ...
2. Alana Ladd
Actress | Orazi e Curiazi
Alana Ladd was born on April 21, 1943 in Hollywood, California, USA as Alana Susan Ladd. She was an actress, known for Duel of Champions (1961), Hawaiian Eye (1959) and 77 Sunset Strip (1958). She was married to Michael Jackson. She died on November 23, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.
Ambrose Schindler was born on April 21, 1917 in Mission Hills, California, USA as Parks Ambrose Schindler. He is known for his work on The Wizard of Oz (1939), Sailor's Lady (1940) and Yesterday's Heroes (1940). He was married to Lucille Frances West. He died on December 30, 2018 in Redondo Beach, ...
Actress | Groundhog Day
Andie MacDowell was born Rosalie Anderson MacDowell on April 21, 1958 in Gaffney, South Carolina, to Pauline Johnston (Oswald), a music teacher, and Marion St. Pierre MacDowell, a lumber executive. She was enrolled at Winthrop College located in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Initially discovered by a ...
Actor | Alexis Zorbas
Anthony Quinn was born Antonio Rodolfo Quinn Oaxaca (some sources indicate Manuel Antonio Rodolfo Quinn Oaxaca) on April 21, 1915, in Chihuahua, Mexico, to Manuela (Oaxaca) and Francisco Quinn, who became an assistant cameraman at a Los Angeles (CA) film studio. His paternal grandfather was Irish, ...
9. Beatrice Kay
Actress | Underworld U.S.A.
Beatrice Kay was born on April 21, 1907 in New York City, New York, USA as Hannah Beatrice Kuper. She was an actress, known for Underworld U.S.A. (1961), Diamond Horseshoe (1945) and Ginger in the Morning (1974). She died on November 8, 1986 in North Hollywood, California, USA.
Self | Vamos a cocinar
Blanca Fernández Ochoa was born on April 21, 1963 in Madrid, Spain. She is known for her work on Vamos a cocinar (2005), Supervivientes (2000) and La batalla de las estrellas (1993). She was married to Daniel Fioretto and David Fresneda. She died in September 2019 in La Peñota, Segovia, Spain.
12. Bree Essrig
Actress | Nuclear Family
Bree Essrig was born and raised in Los Angeles. After getting her start on YouTube, Essrig broke into the industry as an actor, writer, and host. She has starred in thousands of videos on many popular Youtube channels (SourceFed, Funny or Die, The Young Turks, Break, and many more), and has ...
13. Brian White
Actor | Ambitions
Brian White was born on April 21, 1975 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as Brian Joseph White. He is an actor and producer, known for Ambitions (2019), Stomp the Yard (2007) and The Family Stone (2005). He has been married to Paula Da Silva since August 28, 2010. They have one child.
14. Brianne Davis
Actress | Six
Whether lighting up the big screen, or calling the shots behind the scene, actor, director, and producer Brianne Davis is one of the most electric talents to storm Hollywood by force. Starring in one of the most highly-anticipated new dramas with History Channel's military series; Six (2017), is an...
20. Cathy Cavadini
Actress | The Powerpuff Girls
Catherine Cavadini, aka Cathy Cavadini, is an actress, singer, and voice artist perhaps best known as the voice of Blossom in Cartoon Network's The Powerpuff Girls. Fans also know her as the voice of Glitter in Kidd Video, Clash in Jem, and Tanya Mousekewitz in the movie An American Tail: Fievel ...
22. Charles Grodin
Actor | Midnight Run
Deadpan comedian Charles Sydney Grodin (originally Grodinsky) was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania of Russian/Polish ancestry and raised in a Jewish orthodox home. He attended the University of Miami but dropped out, opting instead for the life of a struggling actor. The movie A Place in the Sun (...
Actor | Dude, Where's My Car?
Charlie O'Connell was born on April 21, 1975 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA as Charles O'Connell. He is an actor, known for Dude, Where's My Car? (2000), Cruel Intentions (1999) and Crossing Jordan (2001). He has been married to Anna Sophia Berglund since May 12, 2018.
24. Charlotte Brontë
Writer | Jane Eyre
Charlotte was born 1816, the third of the six children of Patrick Brontë, an Anglican clergyman, and his wife Maria Branwell Brontë. After their mother's death in 1821, Charlotte and her sisters, Maria and Elizabeth, were sent to Cowan Bridge Clergy Daughters' School, which Charlotte would later ...
25. Diego Fucks
Actor | Last Man Standing
Christoph Sanders grew up in western NC, before moving to Los Angeles in 2007, he is currently (2016) playing the character Kyle Anderson on the TV series Last Man Standing. Before Last Man Standing, Christoph Sanders was on the TV series Ghost Whisperer starting midway through season three until ...
27. Christopher Dark
Actor | World Without End
Christopher Dark was born on April 21, 1920 in The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA as Alfred Francis DeLeo. He was an actor, known for World Without End (1956), Shirley Temple's Storybook (1958) and The Time Tunnel (1966). He was married to Eleanor Dark. He died on October 10, 1971 in Hollywood...
33. Dee Hartford
Actress | The Time Tunnel
A tall, photogenic brunette, Dee was born in Salt Lake City as Donna Lee Higgins to Edgar Higgins and Beatrice Thomas. She started out in the late 1940s as a model for Vogue magazine in New York. Her sister Eden Hartford (Eden Marie Higgins) (Groucho Marx's wife from 1954 to 1969) followed a ...
Actor | Tin Star
Dominic Zamprogna was born on April 21, 1979 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. He is an actor and producer, known for Tin Star (2017), Battlestar Galactica (2004) and General Hospital (1963). He has been married to Linda Leslie since November 1, 2009. They have two children.
37. Dylan Bruce
Actor | Orphan Black
Dylan Bruce has established himself well in television. Bruce was born in Vancouver, Canada on April 21, 1980, and raised in both Vancouver and Seattle, Washington. In 2005 Bruce appeared on the mini-series 24: Conspiracy (2005), the spin-off to the original Kiefer Sutherland series 24 (2001). The ...
Actor | Walls Tell Tales
Composer, violinist and educator, educated at first by his father and then the Imperial School at St. Petersburg with Auer. He made his violin debut at Berlin in 1907, followed by a tour of Europe. His American debut was with the Boston Symphony in 1911. Thereafter, he joined the faculty at the ...
39. Elaine May
Actress | Small Time Crooks
Elaine May (born under the name Elaine Iva Berlin) is an American actress, comedian, film director, playwright, and screenwriter from Philadelphia. Her professional career started in the 1950s and is still ongoing. She has twice been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. She ...
42. Eva Probst
Eva Probst was born on April 21, 1930 in Berlin, Germany. She was an actress, known for Ich hab' mein Herz in Heidelberg verloren (1952), Kryo (2016) and Solange noch die Rosen blüh'n (1956). She was married to Gerhard Riedmann. She died on November 19, 2018 in Berlin.
43. Frank Dillane
Actor | In the Heart of the Sea
Frank trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (R.A.D.A.), graduating in 2013.
As a child he played Christopher Henderson in 'Welcome to Sarajevo' (Channel 4/Miramax/Dragon Pictures) directed by Michael Winterbottom. Aged sixteen Frank played Tom Riddle in 'Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince...
44. George DiCenzo
Actor | Back to the Future
George DiCenzo was born on April 21, 1940 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as George Ralph DiCenzo. He was an actor and producer, known for Back to the Future (1985), Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) and He-Man and She-Ra: The Secret of the Sword (1985). He was married to Donna Artz, Donna ...
45. Gilbert Taylor
Cinematographer | Star Wars
Gilbert Taylor was born on April 21, 1914 in Bushey Heath, Hertfordshire, England. He is known for his work on Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), Flash Gordon (1980) and The Omen (1976). He was married to Dee Vaughan and Eileen Donnelly. He died on August 23, 2013 in Newport, Isle of Wight,...
Writer | Calderon
Giorgio Pressburger was born on April 21, 1937 in Budapest, Hungary as György Pressburger. He was a writer and director, known for Calderon (1981), Dietro il buio (2011) and La legge degli spazi bianchi (2019). He died on October 5, 2017 in Trieste, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy.
48. Gugu Mbatha-Raw
Actress | Belle
Gugu Mbatha-Raw was born Gugulethu Sophia Mbatha in the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, England. Her father, Patrick Mbatha, is a Black South African doctor, and her mother, Anne Raw, is a Caucasian English nurse. Her parents separated when she was a year old, and she was brought up by her mother ...
49. Hadley Fraser
Actor | The Legend of Tarzan
Hadley Fraser (born Robert Hugh Fraser) is the son of Jack and Carol Fraser, and brother of Ed Fraser, an officer in the British Army. He holds a BA from Birmingham University and a Postgraduate Diploma from the Royal Academy of Music. In 2011 he was made an Associate of the Royal Academy of Music,...
51. Iggy Pop
Soundtrack | Coffee and Cigarettes
Iggy Pop was born on April 21, 1947 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA as James Newell Osterberg Jr. He is an actor and composer, known for Coffee and Cigarettes (2003), Cry-Baby (1990) and Dead Man (1995). He has been married to Nina Alu since November 22, 2008. He was previously married to Suchi Asano ...
52. JP Valenti
Actor | The Haunting of Hill House
Born Jeffrey-Paul Valenti to a blue collar working-class family, JP learned at an early age the importance of hard work, dedication and perseverance. His parents Paula and Jeffery constantly instilled in him the idea that he could become anything he set his mind to. From the time he was a young ...
53. James McAvoy
Actor | Filth
McAvoy was born on 21 April 1979 in Glasgow, Scotland, to James, a bus driver, and Elizabeth (née Johnstone), a nurse. He was raised on a housing estate in Drumchapel, Glasgow by his maternal grandparents (James, a butcher, and Mary), after his parents divorced when James was 11. He went to St ...
54. James Morrison
Actor | 24
A filmmaker, playwright, poet, actor, singer/songwriter and yoga teacher, James Morrison was born in Utah and is a product of Alaska. He began his acting career as a clown and wire walker for the Carson and Barnes Wild Animal Circus and served his theatrical apprenticeship with the Alaska Repertory...
Actress | Partition
Jasmine Sky Sarin began entertaining audiences pretty much since she began walking. Her natural exuberance and love for performance segued into local musical theater and dance and comedy shows in her native Vancouver, BC. Her passion for hamming it up, acting, singing and just putting on a show ...
58. Javier Portales
Writer | La sartén por el mango
Javier Portales was born on April 21, 1937 in Tancacha, Córdoba, Argentina as Miguel Angel Alvarez. He was an actor and writer, known for In the Driver's Seat (1972), Ciclosis (1971) and Sábado a la noche, domingo a la mañana (2002). He died on October 14, 2003 in Buenos Aires, ...
Producer | Deux jours, une nuit
After studying drama in the arts institute, Jean Pierre Dardenne and his brother Luc made some videos about the rough life in blue-collar small towns in the Wallonie. After their meeting with filmmaker Armad Gatti and cinematographer Ned Burgess, they decided to enter in the movie business.
In 1978 ...
60. Jeff Anderson
Actor | Clerks
Jeff Anderson was born on April 21, 1970 in Monmouth County, New Jersey, USA as Jeffrey Allan Anderson. He is an actor and director, known for Clerks (1994), Clerks II (2006) and Zack and Miri Make a Porno (2008). He has been married to Barbara Jacques since 2009. He was previously married to Lisa ...
Actress | Dark Angel
Jennifer Blanc, also known as Jennifer Blanc-Biehn, was born and raised in New York City, by her mom, Jenise Blanc. At the tender age of 10, Jennifer was on Broadway in Neil Simon's "Brighton Beach Memoirs", working alongside Jonathan Silverman, Fisher Stevens and Robert Sean Leonard. Jennifer's ...
64. Jerry Only
Jerry got as bass for Christmas while in high school and his friend Manny introduced him to Glenn Danzig. After befriending one another, Glenn asked Jerry to join the band he was starting, The Misfits, as a bass player. Jerry was the bass player for the Misfits from 1977 until they broke up in 1983...
Actor | The Man in the High Castle
Joel de la Fuente received his Master of Fine Arts degree from the New York University Graduate Acting Program in 1994, having received his Bachelor of Arts from Brown University. He has appeared in films such as Personal Velocity (2002), Return to Paradise (1998), and Roommates (1995). On ...
69. Judith McGrath
Actress | All Saints
Judith McGrath was an Australian TV actress who was born and raised in Brisbane, Queensland and she was most known for her roles in Australian TV Drama Prisoner (1979) as acidic and sarcastic officer Colleen 'Po Face' Powell where she stayed for until the 1984 season before moving on and working ...
Actress | Le pacte des loups
Juliette Lamboley was born on April 21th, 1990 in Paris, France, as the second child of a doctor and guitarist father and a speech therapist mother. Her brother, Mathieu Lamboley, who is 10 years older, is a very talented pianist and film composer. She graduated with honors, and her academic ...
71. Kate Vernon
Actress | Battlestar Galactica
Kate Vernon was born to the celebrated actor John Vernon. As her father's career began to take off in the USA, the family moved from their home in Canada to Hollywood when Kate was 7 years old.
With the ever growing career success of the late John Vernon (Dirty Harry (1971), National Lampoon's ...
72. Leslie Silva
Actress | Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood
Born in Schenectady, New York, Leslie Silva was raised primarily in Saratoga, New York, but also lived in Connecticut, Iowa and Georgia, moving frequently because her father worked as a nuclear engineer. She attended the University of Connecticut at Storrs, and received a BFA from the School of ...
74. Lisa Darr
Actress | Popular
Lisa Darr was born in Chicago, Illinois on April 21, 1963. She wanted to be an actress for a long time and went to Stanford University, graduating with a bachelor's degree in Biology. From there she went to UCLA and got a master's degree in acting. Her first big break came when she won the role of ...
75. Luis Caputo
77. Maite Lanata
Actress | El elegido
Maite Lanata is an actress Argentina began being known for playing Alma Bilbao in the Soap Opera El Elegido , a girl with autism and her acting was nominated and won the Premio Martín Fierro. She then played Luna Lunati in El Marginal and Juani / Juan in the soap opera 100 days to fall in love ...
78. Marcel Camus
Director | Orfeu Negro
The work of Marcel Camus is characterized by a lyricism which, although central to his fine films of the 1950s and 60s - Fugitive in Saigon (1957), Black Orpheus (1959) and Love in the Night (1968) - later deteriorated into superficial sentimentality. Camus was a professor of painting and sculpture...
81. Megs Jenkins
Actress | The Innocents
An engineer's daughter, she had first planned on becoming a ballerina, using her original Christian name Muguette, but abandoned those plans by the age of 17 when she realized that her physique was more in keeping with her other first name, Megs. She trained in Liverpool at the School of Dancing ...
82. Morgan Wootten
Self | Poet Pride
Morgan Wootten was born on April 21, 1931 in Durham, North Carolina, USA as Morgan Bayard Wootten. He is known for his work on Poet Pride (2009), The Top 5 Reasons You Can't Blame... (1999) and NB80's (2011). He was married to Katherine Bourg. He died on January 21, 2020 in University Park, ...
83. Mundell Lowe
Jazz legend Mundell Lowe learned to play guitar from the age of six, growing up in and around Laurel, Mississippi, the son of a Baptist minister. He helped his father hoe cotton on his farm but had no aspirations to work on the land. Aged ten, he acquired his first six-string guitar and became ...
86. Nicole Sullivan
Actress | Black-ish
-Grew up doing theater in NYC -Studied at Northwestern University. -Her career started in 1995, when she was cast on MADtv (1995) for 6 seasons. -Cast member of The King of Queens (1998) for 5 seasons, playing opposite Jerry Stiller.
- Enjoys working in TV.
87. Norman Brokaw
Producer | Four Winds
Norman Brokaw was born on April 21, 1927 in New York City, New York, USA as Norman Robert Brokaw. He is known for his work on Four Winds (2013), ESPN SportsCentury (1999) and The 2010 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards (2010). He was married to Marguerite Longley, Florence Herdan and Suzane ...
88. Norman Panama
Writer | Knock on Wood
Norman Panama was born on April 21, 1914 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Norman Kaye Panama. He was a writer and director, known for Knock on Wood (1954), White Christmas (1954) and Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House (1948). He died on January 13, 2003 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
89. Patti LuPone
Actress | Witness
A fireball of talent and a musical force to be reckoned with, singer/actress Patti LuPone was born on April 21, 1949 in Northport on Long Island, New York, of Italian heritage. Her parents, Orlando Joseph LuPone, a school administrator, and mother Angela Louise (Patti), a librarian, eventually ...
90. Pattie Chapman
Actress | The Bob Cummings Show
Pattie Chapman was born on April 21, 1926 in Holly Hill, Florida, USA as Patricia Ione Chapman. She was an actress, known for The Bob Cummings Show (1955), Playhouse 90 (1956) and The WAC from Walla Walla (1952). She died on April 18, 2011 in Glendora, California, USA.
92. Peter Bromilow
Actor | Wild at Heart
Peter Bromilow was born on April 21, 1933 in Cheshire, England as Peter Brian Bromilow. He was an actor, known for Wild at Heart (1990), My Stepmother Is an Alien (1988) and The Rocketeer (1991). He died on October 16, 1994 in Los Angeles County, California, USA.
93. Peter Kosminsky
Director | No Child of Mine
Born in London, Kosminsky attended Oxford University as a chemistry major. He spent much of his time at the university in theater, where he was a lighting designer for the Dramatic Society and where he ultimately produced a successful touring production of Twelfth Night, co-starring fellow student ...
95. Reni Santoni
Actor | Cobra
Born Reinaldo Santoni in New York City on April 21, 1938 of French and Spanish heritage, Reni (aka Reni Sands) started his career off in entertainment as a comedy writer. He moved in front of the camera in the early 60s and was performing episodic TV drama ("East Side/West Side," "The Trials of ...
96. Rob Riggle
Actor | The Daily Show
Comedian, actor and United States Marine Corps Reserve Lieutenant Colonel Robert Allen Riggle, Jr. was born April 21, 1970 in Louisville, Kentucky, to Sandra (Shrout) and Robert Allen Riggle, who worked in insurance. Riggle has amassed notable television credits and has also earned roles in many ...
97. Robbie Amell
Actor | The Duff
Along with his sister, Robert Patrick Amell started acting when he was just six years old. At sixteen, he started to land theater roles at Lawrence Park Stage in plays such as Louis and Dave, Picasso at the Lapin Agile and The Importance of Being Earnest. The experience brought Robbie to realize ...
98. Robert Smith
Soundtrack | Judge Dredd
Robert James Smith was born 21 April 1959 in Blackpool Lancashire, England to Alex and Rita Smith. He was the third of four children (Richard, 12 July 1946, Margaret, 27 February 1950, and Janet, 30 August 1960). Robert lived in Blackpool until he was three and then his family moved to Horley, ...