Birth Month Day of 05-06 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Adrianne Palicki

Actress | G.I. Joe: Retaliation

Adrianne Palicki was born on May 6, 1983 in Toledo, Ohio, to Nancy (French) and Jeffrey Palicki. Her father is of Polish and Hungarian descent, and her mother is of English and German ancestry. Adrianne graduated from Whitmer High School. She did not take the stage in her first play until she was a...

2. Tyler Hynes

Actor | Letterkenny

Tyler Hynes was born in Toronto Canada. He is an accomplished actor, director, producer, editor, writer.

Tyler got his Professional start at the age of 8 during a 72 performance run of the Musical Stage Production of "A Christmas Carol", followed by the Cross Canada Tour of the "The Who's" Rock ...

3. George Clooney

Actor | Michael Clayton

George Timothy Clooney was born on May 6, 1961, in Lexington, Kentucky, to Nina Bruce (née Warren), a former beauty pageant queen, and Nick Clooney, a former anchorman and television host (who was also the brother of singer Rosemary Clooney). He has English, German and Irish ancestry. Clooney spent...

4. Emily Alyn Lind

Actress | Revenge

Emily Alyn Lind's body of work would be impressive for any Hollywood actress, but for a rising star of such a young age, it is quite remarkable. Emily will next star alongside Ewan McGregor and Rebecca Ferguson in the Warner Bros. film Doctor Sleep (2019). Based on the popular Stephen King novel, ...

5. Naomi Scott

Actress | Aladdin

Naomi Scott is a multi-talented actor, singer and songwriter. She stars as "Jasmine" in Disney's blockbuster live action remake Aladdin (2019), alongside Mena Massoud and Will Smith, directed by Guy Ritchie. Disney released the film in May 2019, and it became one of the biggest films of the year.

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6. Gregg Henry

Actor | Guardians of the Galaxy

Excellent, prolific and versatile character actor Gregg Lee Henry was born on May 6, 1952 in Lakewood, Colorado. Henry studied acting at the University of Washington in Seattle. Right after graduating from college, Gregg moved to Los Angeles, California to pursue an acting career. He played in a ...

7. Leslie Hope

Director | Lost in Space

Leslie Hope was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada and is a dual citizen of the US and Canada. She has directed several episodes of television including Snowpiercer (2020), Star Trek: Strange New Worlds (2022), Lost in Space (2018), The Order (2019), Murdoch Mysteries (2008), Van Helsing (2016), ...

8. Noah Galvin

Actor | Booksmart

Noah can be seen playing 'Kenny' in ABC's comedy "The Real O'Neals" premiering in March 2016.

Noah is most proud of his critically acclaimed work off- Broadway at theaters such as the Signature, Playwrights Horizons, MCC, The Vineyard, The Public, The Culture Project, The Flea, The Wild Project, New...

9. Orson Welles

Actor | Citizen Kane

His father, Richard Head Welles, was a well-to-do inventor, his mother, Beatrice (Ives) Welles, a beautiful concert pianist; Orson Welles was gifted in many arts (magic, piano, painting) as a child. When his mother died in 1924 (when he was nine) he traveled the world with his father. He was ...

10. Freddie Boath

Actor | The Mummy Returns

The son of banker father and producer mother, Freddie attends a Catholic boys' school in London. Although he has taken weekly drama classes for several years with his older brother Jack and younger sister Millie, his only experience before auditioning for The Mummy Returns (2001) had been ...

11. Gabourey Sidibe

Actress | Precious

Gabourey "Gabby" Sidibe, the star of Precious (2009), was born in the Bedford-Stuyvesant community in Brooklyn, New York. Her mother, Alice Tan Ridley, is a former special education teacher who gave up her career and became a street performer/singer, while her father, Ibnou Sidibe, is a cab driver....

12. Tiera Skovbye

Actress | Midnight Sun

Nurturing an impressive body of work encompassing film and television, Tiera Skovbye's career continues to evolve with diverse and challenging projects. Tiera currently (2020) stars as the lead of the Global series "Nurses" which follows five young nurses working on the front lines of a busy ...

13. Stacey Oristano

Actress | Bunheads

As a stage and screen actor, Stacey's work can be seen all around the world. She graduated from College in London, England at Rose Bruford School of Speech and Drama. After graduation she was seen in the West End production of "Steel Magnolias" (as Annelle). She then moved to New York City where ...

14. Lars Mikkelsen

Actor | Headhunter

Lars was born in Gladsaxe near Copenhagen, Denmark as the first child of Bente Christiansen, an occupational health nurse, and Henning Mikkelsen, a bank clerk. Lars grew up in Copenhagen, where about one and a half years after him brother Mads was born, who's also an actor now. At first the family ...

15. Kavan Smith

Actor | Stargate: Atlantis

Kavan was born in Edmonton, Alberta and both he and his brother were raised by his father when his parents divorced. He excelled in many sports as a child focusing on football and martial arts. During his teenage years, he cultivated a love for performing with a friend. They would often skip school...

16. Sasheer Zamata

Actress | Michelle Obama's Breaking Point

Sasheer Zamata is a comedian, actress and writer. She was a cast member on Saturday Night Live, and has appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and This American Life. She serves as ACLU's Celebrity Ambassador for Women's Rights. She hosts a live variety show called Sasheer Zamata Party Time...

17. Alan Dale

Actor | Priest

Alan Dale was born on May 6, 1947 in Dunedin, South Island, New Zealand. He is best known for his eight year role as Jim Robinson in the long running Australian soap opera Neighbours (1985), played Caleb in the hit Fox series The O.C. (2003), featured on Lost (2004) and has a long list of recurring...

18. Lindsay Pulsipher

Actress | True Blood

Lindsay Pulsipher is an American actress. She has had several roles in film and television, she is best known for HBO's True Blood, and Hatfields & McCoys (2012).

She was born and grew up in Salt Lake City, Utah, with five siblings, and was inspired to be an actor by her mother, a theater actress. ...

19. Roma Downey

Actress | Touched by an Angel

Roma Downey is an Emmy-nominated actress and producer who has been creating inspirational content for 25 years. Born in Northern Ireland, she was classically trained in London. She has performed on stage with the famed Abbey Theater and has appeared both on and off Broadway. For almost a decade, ...

20. Dana Hill

Actress | National Lampoon's European Vacation

Dana Hill was born Dana Lynne Goetz on May 6, 1964, in a suburb of Los Angeles, to parents Sandy Hill and Ted Goetz, a commercial director. Despite diabetes ending a promising future in athletics when she was just ten years old, Dana gamely threw herself into acting when still in her early teen ...

21. Anne Parillaud

Actress | Nikita

Anne Parillaud was born in Paris, France on May 6, 1960 and even though all her travels took her to many lands, is still a Paris resident. Anne studied ballet in school, and her first appearance was in the film Un amour de sable (1977) where she played "La jeune fille avec un petit chat" ("The girl...

22. Pippa Haywood

Actress | Green Wing

Philippa "Pippa" Haywood is an English actress who trained at Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.

Haywood was born in Hatfield, Hertfordshire. She has an extensive television career which includes portraying the much put-upon Helen Brittas in the BBC One comedy series The Brittas Empire (1991-1997), ...

23. Dominic Scott Kay

Actor | Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End

Dominic Scott Kay is CEO and co-owner of DSK Motion Pictures & Music, which is a major motion picture and television production company that has multiple subsidiaries. The corporation was founded in Los Angeles, CA by Dominic Scott Kay and Cindy Sarno Kay and later headquartered in Nashville, TN, ...

24. Stewart Granger

Actor | Scaramouche

Stewart Granger was born James Lablanche Stewart in London, the great grandson of the opera singer Luigi Lablache. He attended Epsom College but left after deciding not to pursue a medical degree. He decided to try acting and attended Webber-Douglas School of Dramatic Art, London. By 1935, he made ...

25. Geneva Carr

Actress | It's Complicated

Theater, film and television actress, Geneva Carr, was born in Jackson, Mississippi and lived in Michigan and the Carolinas before moving to Atlanta, where she graduated high school. Following graduation from Mount Holyoke College with a degree in French, she moved to Paris. There, she earned an ...

26. Julianne Phillips

Actress | Skin Deep

Julianne Phillips was born on May 6, 1960 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Julianne Smith. She is an actress, known for Skin Deep (1989), Fletch Lives (1989) and Sisters (1991). She was previously married to Bruce Springsteen.

27. Bresha Webb

Actress | Run the World

Bresha Webb was born on May 6, 1984 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA as Breshae Renee Webb. She is an actress, known for Run the World (2021), A Fall from Grace (2020) and Meet the Blacks (2016).

28. Christian Clavier

Actor | Les visiteurs

Christian Clavier was born on May 6, 1952 in Paris, France. He is an actor and writer, known for Les visiteurs (1993), Just Visiting (2001) and Asterix and Obelix vs. Caesar (1999). He was previously married to Marie-Anne Chazel.

29. Tom Bergeron

Self | Dancing with the Stars

Tom Bergeron was born on May 6, 1955 in Haverhill, Massachusetts, USA as Thomas Raymond Bergeron. He is a producer and actor, known for Dancing with the Stars (2005), Hollywood Squares (1998) and Star Trek: Enterprise (2001). He has been married to Lois Harmon since May 22, 1982. They have two ...

30. Jaime Winstone

Actress | Love, Rosie

Jaime Winstone was born on May 6, 1985 in Camden, London, England as Jaime Margaret Winstone. She is an actress and producer, known for Love, Rosie (2014), Tomb Raider (2018) and Kidulthood (2006).

31. Rudolph Valentino

Actor | The Sheik

Hollywood's original Latin Lover, a term that was invented for Rudolph Valentino by Hollywood moguls. Alla Nazimova's friend,Natacha Rambova (nee Winifred Hudnut) became romantically involved with Rudy and they lived together in her bungalow, from 1921 (during the filming of Camille) until they ...

32. Sadie Sandler

Actress | Pixels

Sadie Sandler was born on May 6, 2006 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Sadie Madison Titone-Sandler. She is an actress, known for Pixels (2015), Hotel Transylvania (2012) and Bedtime Stories (2008).

33. Raymond Bailey

Actor | The Beverly Hillbillies

Raymond Bailey was a great example of "If at first you don't succeed..." After high school, Bailey headed for Hollywood with the intent on becoming a movie star, but soon found it tougher than he thought. Instead Bailey went into a high finance career working as stockbroker and banker. He made a ...

34. Nuno Lopes

Actor | Linhas de Wellington

Nuno Lopes was born on May 6, 1978 in Lisbon, Portugal as Nuno Miguel Pereira Lopes. He is an actor, known for Lines of Wellington (2012), Saint George (2016) and Goodnight Irene (2008).

35. Susan Brown

Actress | Game of Thrones

Susan Brown was born on May 6, 1946 in Bristol, England as Susan Elizabeth Brown. She is an actress, known for Game of Thrones (2011), The Iron Lady (2011) and Now Is Good (2012).

36. Richard Cox

Actor | Cruising

Richard Cox was born on May 6, 1948 in New York City, New York, USA as Richard Cox Zuckerman. He is an actor, known for Cruising (1980), The Vindicator (1986) and Executive Suite (1976). He has been married to Sarah Boucher since May 23, 1997. They have two children. He was previously married to ...

37. Stephen Gaghan

Writer | Syriana

Stephen Gaghan was born on May 6, 1965 in Louisville, Kentucky, USA. He is known for his work on Syriana (2005), Traffic (2000) and Dolittle (2020). He has been married to Minnie Mortimer since May 19, 2007.

38. Clay O'Brien

Actor | The Cowboys

Born Clay O'Brien Cooper on May 6, 1961, and best-known as the pint- sized "Hardy Fimps" in the western coming-of-age film, The Cowboys (1972); Clay O'Brien became a favorite with John Wayne, who appreciated a real cowboy when he met one. Remaining pint-sized for several years, Clay could be found ...

39. Michael O'Hare

Actor | Babylon 5

Michael O'Hare was born on May 6, 1952 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Robert Michael O'Hare. He was an actor, known for Babylon 5 (1993), C.H.U.D. (1984) and The Promise (1979). He was married to Ruth Ivy Ballam. He died on September 28, 2012 in the USA.

40. Elizabeth Sellars

Actress | The Barefoot Contessa

Hazel-eyed Glaswegian Elizabeth Sellars enrolled at Lincoln's Inn (in central London) to study law with the intention of becoming a barrister. Somehow, this fell through, though she continued to nurture a lifelong interest in the legal profession which kept her reading law books well into her ...

41. James A. Janisse

Producer | The Kill Count

James A. Janisse was born on May 6, 1989 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as James Anthony Janisse. He is a producer and writer, known for The Kill Count (2017), Dead Meat Podcast (2018) and Hunters (2016).

42. John Ennis

Actor | Eight Legged Freaks

John Ennis was born on May 6, 1964 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for Eight Legged Freaks (2002), Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (2007) and Cellular (2004).

43. Kyle Cassie

Actor | Deadpool

Born in British Columbia, Kyle Cassie was originally raised in a small town in the Kooteney Mountains before his parents decided that Vancouver was a better place to provide culture for him and his two younger brothers growing up. His passion for performing was discovered at an early age while ...

44. Bill Quinn

Actor | Twilight Zone: The Movie

Bill Quinn was born on May 6, 1912 in New York City, New York, USA as William Tyrrell Quinn. He was an actor, known for Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983), Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989) and The Birds (1963). He was married to Mary Catherine Roden. He died on April 29, 1994 in Camarillo, ...

45. Richard Eyer

Actor | The 7th Voyage of Sinbad

Born in Santa Monica, California, in 1945, Richard Eyer was the kid with the clean-cut, all-American look who won a number of "personality contests" and other competitions before he made his film debut in the early 1950s. Mainstream audiences may remember Eyer best as the youngster who runs "afowl"...

46. Akbar Gbajabiamila

Actor | The Night Shift

Akbar Gbajabiamila was born on May 6, 1979 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Night Shift (2014), American Ninja Warrior (2009) and Yemi's Dilemma (2018). He is married to Chrystal. They have four children.

47. Ben Masters

Actor | Passions

Ben Masters was born on May 6, 1947 in Corvallis, Oregon, USA. He is an actor, known for Passions (1999), All That Jazz (1979) and Mandingo (1975).

48. Frank Nelson

Actor | Looney, Looney, Looney Bugs Bunny Movie

Frank Nelson was a versatile character talent who had one of those instantly identifiable faces that could made you laugh as soon as you saw him. And then he'd open his mouth and you would start laughing all over again! The short, roly-poly comic veteran with his trademark trimmed mustache and ...

49. Shahana Goswami

Actress | Rock On!!

Shahana Goswami was born in New Delhi. Her father is an economist and mother an editorial consultant. Her elder brother and sister-in-law are physicists.She attended Sardar Patel Vidyalaya, Delhi and Sophia College, Mumbai. Goswami was the house captain and sports champion in her school. She ...

50. Adriana Caselotti

Soundtrack | Documentary Now!

Adriana was born into an operatic family - her father Guido, an immigrant from Italy, taught music in New York City, her mother Maria (from Naples) sang at the Royal Opera, and a sister Louise was a noted opera singer and voice teacher. She was 18 when Walt Disney personally chose her for the voice...


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