Birth Month Day of 08-22 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Valerie Harper

Actress | Mary Tyler Moore

Making people laugh was only one facet of Valerie Harper's career, which extended from the stage to television and feature films. A native of Suffern, New York -- "I was born to suffer" -- Harper began her career as a dancer with the corps de ballet at Radio City Hall during its spectacular heyday....

2. Kristen Wiig

Actress | Bridesmaids

Kristen Carroll Wiig was born on August 22, 1973 in Canandaigua, New York, to Laurie J. (Johnston), an artist, and Jon J. Wiig, a lake marina manager. She is of Norwegian (from her paternal grandfather), Irish, English, and Scottish descent. The family moved to Lancaster, Pennsylvania, before ...

3. Richard Armitage

Actor | The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Richard Crispin Armitage was born and raised in Leicester, England, to Margaret (Hendey), a secretary, and John Armitage, an engineer. He attended Pattison College in Binley Road, Coventry, where he discovered his love for acting. He took part in many theatre productions all over the UK, from ...

4. Rodrigo Santoro

Actor | 300

One of Brazil's most famous actors, Rodrigo Junqueira dos Reis Santoro was born in Petrópolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to Maria José Junqueira dos Reis, an artist, and Francesco Santoro, an engineer. His father is Italian, while his mother, who is Brazilian, has Portuguese ancestry.

Santoro is known...

5. Honor Blackman

Actress | Goldfinger

Comparing this sultry-eyed blonde to Greta Garbo and Marlene Dietrich may seem a bit overzealous, but Honor Blackman's stylish allure over the years cannot be denied.

One of four children, Blackman was born in London's East End to a statistician father employed with the civil service and a homemaker ...

6. James Corden

Actor | Into the Woods

Describing himself as the "chunky unit", James Kimberley Corden was born in Hillingdon, London and raised in Buckinghamshire, the son of Margaret (Collins), a social worker, and Malcolm Corden, a musician. He studied drama at the Jackie Palmer Stage School before going on to Holmer Green Senior ...

7. Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

Actor | Lost

Born and raised in London, England, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje began his career as a model in Milan. He graduated with a masters degree in Law from London's prestigious Kings College, before moving to Los Angeles to make the transition to acting. Fluent in several languages, including English, ...

8. Mark Williams

Actor | Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Mark Williams was born on August 22, 1959 in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, England. He is an actor and writer, known for Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002) and Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009). He is married to Dianne Williams. They...

9. Ross Marquand

Actor | The Walking Dead

Ross Marquand is an American actor native to Denver. Upon receiving his BFA in Theatre from the University of Colorado he moved to Los Angeles and quickly garnered attention in various film and television projects.

After portraying the late Paul Newman on "Mad Men," Marquand went on to land perhaps ...

10. Israel Broussard

Actor | The Bling Ring

Israel Broussard is an American actor. He was born Isaiah Israel Broussard on August 22, 1994 in Gulfport, Mississippi to Angela (Clapp) and Lawrence Clayton Adams. His biological father passed away when he was four, and he was raised in Saucier, Mississippi by his mother and stepfather, Gil ...

11. Ty Burrell

Actor | Modern Family

Tyler Gerald Burrell was born on August 22, 1967 in Grants Pass, Oregon, where his family owned a business. He is the son of Sheri Rose (Hauck), a teacher, and Gary Gerald Burrell, a family therapist, and is primarily of English and German ancestry. He earned a BA from Southern Oregon University ...

12. Rick Yune

Actor | Die Another Day

Rick Yune was born on August 22, 1971 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Richard Yun. He is an actor and producer, known for Die Another Day (2002), Olympus Has Fallen (2013) and The Fast and the Furious (2001).

13. Jennifer Finnigan

Actress | The Bold and the Beautiful

Jennifer Finnigan stars as the Pentagon press secretary Grace Barrows on the CBS sci-fi thriller Salvation. Before that, she starred as Molly Al-Fayed in all three seasons of the controversial FX political drama Tyrant, set in the Middle East. Winner of three consecutive Daytime Emmy Awards early ...

14. Courtney Gains

Actor | Back to the Future

Courtney Gains first achieved success during the 1980s with a variety of roles in films such Children of the Corn (1984), Back to the Future (1985), Can't Buy Me Love (1987), Colors (1988), The 'Burbs (1989) and Memphis Belle (1990). His most recent credits include Sweet Home Alabama (2002), Benny ...

15. Andrew Wilson

Actor | Whip It

Andrew Wilson was born on August 22, 1964 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Andrew Cunningham Wilson. He is an actor and director, known for Whip It (2009), Idiocracy (2006) and Bottle Rocket (1996).

16. Colm Feore

Actor | Chicago

Colm Feore was born on August 22, 1958 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Chicago (2002), The Chronicles of Riddick (2004) and Thor (2011). He has been married to Donna Feore since August 8, 1994. They have two children. He was previously married to Sidonie Boll.

17. Cindy Williams

Actress | American Graffiti

Cindy Williams was born Cynthia Williams in Van Nuys, California on August 22, 1947. The Leo is 5'4" and, during her first years on Laverne & Shirley (1976), weighed a dainty 105 lbs. The brown haired, blue-eyed female was born the daughter of Francesca Bellini and Beachard Williams. Her family...

18. Melinda Page Hamilton

Actress | Stay

Melinda Page Hamilton was born on August 22, 1974. She is an actress, known for Sleeping Dogs Lie (2006), God Bless America (2011) and Desperate Housewives (2004).

19. Jackie Geary

Actress | 13 Reasons Why

Jackie Geary was born on August 22, 1977 in Port Jefferson, New York, USA. She is an actress and director, known for 13 Reasons Why (2017), White House Down (2013) and NCIS (2003). She has been married to Jamison Haase since June 4, 2010.

20. Brandon Quintin Adams

Actor | The Sandlot

Best known for his role as Zeke in Michael Jackson's Moonwalker, Brandon Quintin Adams has been involved in the business since toddler age. Appearing in commercials and print ads, was just the start of his career. At the age of 9, he landed his first television role as 'Peter' in the NBC sitcom, ...

21. Chia-Hui Liu

Actor | Kill Bill: Vol. 2

Chia-Hui Liu was born on August 22, 1951 in Guangdong, China as Jin-Hsi Shin. He is known for his work on Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004), Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003) and The 36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978).

22. Dakota Goyo

Actor | Real Steel

Dakota Goyo was born in Toronto, Canada, to Debra Goyo, a former model and singer, and David Goyo. His siblings, Devon Goyo and Dallas Goyo, have also acted. He has Italian and Scottish ancestry.

Goyo appeared in his first commercial as an infant. His television debut came at the age of 5 in the CBS...

23. Jenna Leigh Green

Actress | Sabrina, the Teenage Witch

Jenna Leigh Green was born in West Hills, California. A television, film and theatre actress, she is best known for her portrayal of Libby Chessler on the hit show Sabrina The Teenage Witch. She continued to make a name for herself with a long list of television guest stars and film roles before ...

24. Aparna Nancherla

Actress | A Simple Favor

Aparna Nancherla was born on August 22, 1982 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for A Simple Favor (2018), The Characters (2016) and Inside Amy Schumer (2013).

25. Lulu Antariksa

Actress | What Still Remains

Lulu Antariksa was born in Southern California, a first-generation American of Indonesian and German descent and the youngest of four children. Her desire for storytelling started at the age of four and only grew over time, finding itself in multiple different mediums. She got her start in modeling...

26. Brooke Dillman

Actress | Wrecked

Brooke Dillman was born on August 22, 1966 in the USA as Brooke Alley. She is an actress and producer, known for Wrecked (2016), Superbad (2007) and Bob's Burgers (2011). She is married to Charlie Dillman.

27. Ashley Platz

Actress | Grey's Anatomy

Ashley Platz was born on August 22, 1985. She is an actress and producer, known for Grey's Anatomy (2005), GLOW (2017) and 9-1-1 (2018).

28. David Chase

Producer | The Sopranos

Born in Mt. Vernon, New York, and raised in New Jersey, David Chase (born David DeCesare) dreamed of being a star--a star drummer in a rock band! He spent many years playing drums and bass trying to be part of a successful rock band in the 1960s East Coast music scene. He also loved movies, such as ...

29. Sylva Koscina

Actress | Le fatiche di Ercole

Sylva Koscina was born on August 22, 1933 in Zagreb, Croatia, Yugoslavia. She was an actress, known for Hercules (1958), Juliet of the Spirits (1965) and Judex (1963). She was married to Raimondo Castelli. She died on December 26, 1994 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.

30. Casper Christensen

Writer | Klovn: The Movie

Casper was born in Birkerød, Denmark in 1968. In 1987, he bought a tape Of American stand up comedian Steve Martin. Casper admired the Oscar-host to-be greatly. As did his co-workers on _Casper & Mandrilaftalen (1999)_, Frank Hvam, Lasse Rimmer and Lars Hjortshøj, Casper started out in stand-up ...

31. Laura Breckenridge

Actress | Amusement

Laura Breckenridge was born on August 22, 1983 in Flourtown, Pennsylvania, USA as Laura Marie Breckenridge. She is known for her work on Amusement (2008), Related (2005) and Loving Annabelle (2006). She has been married to Benjamin Savage since May 26, 2013.

32. Regina Taylor

Actress | Courage Under Fire

While TV audiences best remember Regina Taylor for her empathic portrayal of housekeeper Lilly Harper in the critically lauded series I'll Fly Away (1991), which rewarded her with a Golden Globe for best actress, an NAACP Image Award, and two Emmy nominations, this Dallas-born talent has made even ...

33. Kay Cannon

Producer | 30 Rock

Kay Cannon is a screenwriter, actress and producer, best known for Pitch Perfect (2012), Pitch Perfect 2 (2015), and Pitch Perfect 3 (2017). She is also known for her work on NBC's 30 Rock (2006) and the Netflix Original Series Girlboss (2017).

Cannon has won three Writers Guild of America Awards ...

34. Cecil Kellaway

Actor | Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

Though a native of South Africa, Cecil Kellaway spent many years as an actor, author and director in Australian live theatre until he tried his luck in Hollywood in the 1930s. Finding he could get only gangster bit parts, he got discouraged and returned to Australia. Then William Wyler called and ...

35. Dua Lipa

Soundtrack | Alita: Battle Angel

Dua Lipa is an English singer, songwriter, and model. Her musical career began at age 14, when she began covering songs by other artists on YouTube. In 2015, she was signed with Warner Music Group and released her first single soon after. In December 2016, a documentary about Lipa was commissioned ...

36. Lara Harris

Actress | The Fisher King

Lara Harris was born on August 22, 1962 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She is an actress and director, known for The Fisher King (1991) and No Man's Land (1987).

37. Jasmine Waltz

Actress | Black Water

Jasmine Lynne Waltz was born in Las Vegas, Nevada. An only child, she survived her father's suicide and her mother's subsequent absence, only to face a future of uncertainty. She lived in and out of group homes and shelters, until events landed her in an all girl's maximum security school at the ...

38. Aya Sumika

Actress | Numb3rs

Aya Sumika was born on August 22, 1980 in Seattle, Washington, USA as Aya Sumika Koenig. She is an actress, known for Numb3rs (2005), Hawaii (2004) and Bloodline (2004).

39. Giada De Laurentiis

Producer | Giada at Home

Giada De Laurentiis was born on August 22, 1970 in Rome, Lazio, Italy as Giada Pamela De Benedetti. She is a producer and actress, known for Giada at Home (2008), Young & Hungry (2014) and Everyday Italian (2003). She was previously married to Todd Thompson.

40. Leni Riefenstahl

Actress | Das blaue Licht

Leni Riefenstahl's show-biz experience began with an experiment: she wanted to know what it felt like to dance on the stage. Success as a dancer gave way to film acting when she attracted the attention of film director Arnold Fanck, subsequently starring in some of his mountaineering pictures. With...

41. Jay Novello

Actor | The Lost World

Short, dapper Jay Novello specialized in playing ethnic types, sometimes Spanish, Greek or Mexican but usually Italian--not surprising, since his parents were Italian immigrants and he grew up speaking the language before he learned English. Born in Chicago in 1904, he came from a very diverse ...

42. Heidi Lenhart

Actress | California Dreams

Heidi Lenhart was born on August 22, 1973 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Heidi Noelle Lenhart. She is known for her work on California Dreams (1992), Eagle Riders (1996) and Crocodile 2: Death Swamp (2002). She is married to Chris Stills. They have two children. She was previously married to ...

43. Chiranjeevi

Actor | Indra

This Telugu Star was a student at the Madras Film Institute and an amateur stage actor. His first public performance was in the Republic Day parade ballet of Andra Pradesh on 26 January, 1976. His film debut was Punadhirallu (1978). His brother-in-law is producer Allu Aravind. His success started ...

44. Ravshana Kurkova

Actress | Hardcore Henry

Ravshana Bakhramovna Kurkova is a distinguished Russian cinema and theatre actress. She has appeared in more than thirty films since 2003. Ravshana was born in Tashkent in an Uzbek acting family. Her parents are Uzbek actor Bakhram Matchanov and Uzbek actress, producer, and director Rano Kubaeva. ...

45. Robert Wall

Actor | Enter the Dragon

Robert Wall was born on August 22, 1939 in California, USA. He is known for his work on Enter the Dragon (1973), The Way of the Dragon (1972) and Game of Death (1978). He has been married to Lillian Prescott since November 16, 1968. They have two children.

46. John Lupton

Actor | Jesse James Meets Frankenstein's Daughter

Genial, fair-haired and boyishly handsome, lanky actor John Lupton's biggest claim to fame was as the co-star of the western TV series Broken Arrow (1956). A reliable actor, if not particularly distinctive, he enjoyed a four-decade-long career on stage, film and TV. Born on August 22, 1928, in ...

47. Keiko Kitagawa

Actress | The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift

Keiko Kitagawa, very commonly known as Sailor Mars in the live action series of Sailor Moon, Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon (PGSM), is a seventeen magazine model turned actress and singer. Born on August 22nd 1986 in Hyogo Perfecture, Japan, Keiko has a lived an unexpected life. From growing up in ...

48. Laurent Lafitte

Actor | Elle

Laurent Lafitte was born on August 22, 1973 in Fresnes, Val-de-Marne, France. He is an actor and writer, known for Elle (2016), Tell No One (2006) and The Crimson Rivers (2000).

49. Samrat Chakrabarti

Actor | NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service

Samrat Chakrabarti was born on August 22, 1975 in London, England. He is an actor and composer, known for NCIS (2003), Late Late (2014) and The Desert Son (2019).

50. Jorge Diaz

Actor | Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones

Jorge Diaz was born on August 22, 1983 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is known for his work on Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones (2014), The Long Road Home (2017) and The 33 (2015).


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