Birth Month Day of 08-09 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Anna Kendrick

Actress | Up in the Air

Anna Kendrick was born in Portland, Maine, to Janice (Cooke), an accountant, and William Kendrick, a teacher. She has an older brother, Michael Cooke Kendrick, who has also acted. She is of English, Irish, and Scottish descent.

For her role as "Dinah" in "High Society" on Broadway, Anna Kendrick was...

2. Ashley Johnson

Actress | The Avengers

Los Angeles-based Ashley Suzanne Johnson was born in Camarillo, California on August 9, 1983, to Clifford and Nancy Johnson. She is of Danish, Irish, Native American, Norwegian, Scottish, and Swedish descent. When she was 9 days old, her family packed up and moved to Michigan where her father (the ...

3. Eric Bana

Actor | Dirty John

Eric Bana was born Eric Banadinovic on August 9, 1968, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. He is the younger of two brothers. His father, named Ivan Banadinovic, came from Zagreb, Croatia, and worked as a manager for Caterpillar Inc. His mother, named Eleanor Banadinovic, came from a German family ...

4. Gillian Anderson

Actress | The X Files

Gillian Anderson was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Rosemary Alyce (Lane), a computer analyst, and Homer Edward Anderson III, who owned a film post-production company. Gillian started her career as a member of an amateur actor group while at high school. In 1987, her love of the theatre took her to ...

5. Rhona Mitra

Actress | Underworld: Rise of the Lycans

Mitra was born in Paddington, London, England, the daughter of Nora Downey and Anthony Mitra, a cosmetic surgeon. She has an older and a younger brother. Her father is of Bengali Indian and English descent, and her mother is Irish. In 1984, when Mitra was eight, her parents divorced, and she was ...

6. Dan Levy

Producer | Schitt's Creek

Daniel Levy is an Emmy® winning showrunner, and a writer, actor, director, and producer, best known for his work on one of the most beloved shows on television, Schitt's Creek, which he co-created with his father Eugene Levy. For its fifth season, the show earned four Emmy® nominations including ...

7. Thomas Lennon

Actor | Reno 911!

Thomas Lennon is a writer and actor from Oak Park, Illinois. He attended the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University, where he was a member of the influential sketch comedy group The State. The State's hit television series ran on MTV for three seasons and received an Ace Award nomination ...

8. Bill Skarsgård

Actor | It

Bill Skarsgård was born on August 9, 1990 in Vällingby, Sweden as Bill Istvan Günther Skarsgård. He is an actor and producer, known for It (2017), It Chapter Two (2019) and Deadpool 2 (2018).

9. Sam Elliott

Actor | A Star Is Born

Tall, thin, wiry Sam Elliott is the classic picture of the American cowboy. Elliott began his acting career on the stage and his film debut was in Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969). Although his future wife, Katharine Ross co-starred in the film, the two did not meet until they filmed The ...

10. Adelaide Kane

Actress | The Purge

Born in Western Australia in 1990, Adelaide Kane had been acting since she was 6 and got her first major role, in 2006, when she won the role of "Lolly Allen" on Neighbours (1985). She entered a Dolly Magazine Competition and won the role in late 2006. When she got the role, she and her family had ...

11. Melanie Griffith

Actress | Working Girl

Melanie Griffith was born on August 9, 1957 in New York City, to then model/future actress Tippi Hedren and former child actor turned advertising executive Peter Griffith. Her parents' marriage ended when she was four years old and Tippi brought Melanie to Los Angeles to get a new start. Tippi ...

12. Paige Spara

Actress | The Good Doctor

Paige Spara is an American actress. She is known for appearing in films such as Home Again (2017) and series such as The Good Doctor (2017).

She graduated from Marymount Manhattan College in 2008, and also studied acting for two years.

Spara appeared in two short films, before make her debut on the ...

13. Liz Vassey

Actress | The Tick

Liz Vassey began acting at the age of nine, performing in over fifty musicals and plays. She moved to New York at the age of sixteen to join the cast of All My Children. For her work on that show, she was nominated for her first Daytime Emmy. Since then, Liz has appeared as a regular or recurring ...

14. Kevin McKidd

Actor | Trainspotting

Kevin McKidd was born and raised in Elgin, Scotland, the son of Kathleen, a secretary, and Neil McKidd, a plumber. He was a member of the Moray Youth Theatre, before going on to study Engineering at the University of Edinburgh. While at the university, Kevin became involved with Bedlam Theatre, the...

15. Robert Shaw

Actor | A Man for All Seasons

Robert Archibald Shaw was born on August 9, 1927, in Westhoughton, Lancashire, England, the eldest son of Doreen Nora (Avery), a nurse, and Thomas Archibald Shaw, a doctor. His paternal grandfather was Scottish, from Argyll. Shaw's mother, who was born in Piggs Peak, Swaziland, met his father while...

16. Audrey Tautou

Actress | Le fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain

Audrey Justine Tautou was born on August 9, 1976 in Beaumont, France, to Evelyne Marie Laure (Nuret), a teacher, and Bernard Tautou, a dental surgeon. Audrey showed an interest for comedy at an early age and started her acting lessons at 'Cours Florent'. In 1998 she won the best young actress award...

17. Jessica Capshaw

Actress | Valentine

Jessica Capshaw was born in Columbia, Missouri, the daughter of actress Kate Capshaw (née Kathleen Sue Nail) and salesman Robert Capshaw. Her parents were both students at the University of Missouri. The family moved to New York to pursue Kate's modeling career. Her parents divorced when she was ...

18. Kate Siegel

Actress | Hush

Kate Siegel (born August 9, 1982) is an American actress and screenwriter. She is known for her collaborations with her husband Mike Flanagan, appearing in the acclaimed horror films Oculus (2013), Hush (2016), which she also co-wrote, Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016), and Gerald's Game (2017). Siegel ...

19. Justice Smith

Actor | Paper Towns

Justice Smith was born on August 9, 1995 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Justice Elio Smith. He is an actor, known for Paper Towns (2015), The Get Down (2016) and Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018).

20. Jes Macallan

Actress | Legends of Tomorrow

Jes Macallan's interest in the arts began early. A classically trained dancer, she studied from the age of three for 20 years and still practices today. She later modeled in Miami, New York, and Milan while earning a bachelors degree in International Marketing from the University of Florida with a ...

21. Nikki Ziering

Actress | American Wedding

Nikki Ziering was born on August 9, 1971 in Norwalk, California, USA as Natalie Schieler. She is an actress and producer, known for American Wedding (2003), Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002) and Silk Stalkings (1991). She was previously married to Ian Ziering.

22. McG

Director | Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle

McG was born on August 9, 1968 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA as Joseph McGinty Nichol. He is a producer and director, known for Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003), Terminator Salvation (2009) and The Babysitter: Killer Queen (2020).

23. Amanda Bearse

Actress | Fright Night

Amanda Bearse was born on August 9, 1958 in Winter Park, Florida, USA. She is an actress and director, known for Fright Night (1985), Married... with Children (1987) and Nikki (2000). She has been married to Carrie Schenken since 2010. They have two children.

24. Emily Tennant

Actress | Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency

Emily Tennant was born on August 9, 1990 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. She is an actress, known for Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (2016), Project Blue Book (2019) and Riverdale (2017).

25. Whitney Houston

Soundtrack | The Bodyguard

Whitney Elizabeth Houston was born into a musical family on 9 August 1963, in Newark, New Jersey, the daughter of gospel star Cissy Houston, cousin of singing star Dionne Warwick and goddaughter of soul legend Aretha Franklin.

She began singing in the choir at her church, The New Hope Baptist ...

26. Ashlei Sharpe Chestnut

Actress | Cruel Summer

Ashlei Sharpe Chestnut was born on August 9, 1992 in Gainesville, Florida, USA. She is an actress, known for Cruel Summer (2021), Homeland (2011) and Prodigal Son (2019).

27. Daniela Denby-Ashe

Actress | North & South

Daniela Denby-Ashe was born on August 9, 1978 in London, England as Daniela Jolanta Denby-Ashe. She is an actress, known for North & South (2004), My Family (2000) and Waterloo Road (2006).

28. Joe LoCicero

Actor | Someone Great

Joe LoCicero was born on August 9, 1986 in Long Island, New York, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Someone Great (2019), Cop Chronicles: Loose Cannons: The Legend of the Haj-Mirage (2018) and Miss Bala (2019). He has been married to Gina Rodriguez since May 4, 2019.

29. Gemma-Leah Devereux

Actress | Judy

Gemma-Leah Devereux was born on August 9, 1990 in Dublin, Ireland. She is known for her work on Judy (2019), Citizen Lane (2018) and The Tudors (2007).

30. Burton Gilliam

Actor | Blazing Saddles

Burton Gilliam was born on August 9, 1938 in Dallas, Texas, USA. He is an actor, known for Blazing Saddles (1974), Back to the Future Part III (1990) and Paper Moon (1973). He is married to Susan. They have two children. He was previously married to Sheila K. Brown and Carolyn M. Reed.

31. Mahesh Babu

Actor | 1 - Nenokkadine

Ghattamaneni Mahesh Babu was born in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, to prominent Telugu Cinema Actor Krishna Ghattamaneni and Smt. Indira Devi on August 9, 1975. He is the younger brother of actor turned producer Ramesh Babu Ghattamaneni. He also has two elder sisters, Padmavathi and actress-producer Manjula...

32. Kenya Barris

Writer | Black-ish

Kenya Barris was born on August 9, 1974 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for Black-ish (2014), Girls Trip (2017) and Grown-ish (2018). He has been married to Rainbow Barris since December 3, 1999. They have six children.

33. Anjali Jay

Actress | Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb

Anjali Jay is an actor and writer. She was also a dancer and choreographer, having trained in Indian classical dance and modern, contemporary styles. She is Indian, British and Canadian.

Anjali has had an extensive theatre career, having performed amongst others, with The Royal Shakespeare Company, ...

34. Robert Aldrich

Director | What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

Robert Aldrich entered the film industry in 1941 when he got a job as a production clerk at RKO Radio Pictures. He soon worked his way up to script clerk, then became an assistant director, a production manager and an associate producer. He began writing and directing for TV series in the early ...

35. Leo Genn

Actor | Quo Vadis

Leo Genn was the son of a successful jewelry merchant Woolfe (William) Genn and his wife Rachel Asserson. He attended the City of London School as a youth and went on to study law at Cambridge. He received his law degree as a qualified barrister (which in English law tradition is a lawyer who is a ...

36. Stephen Schneider

Actor | Bumblebee

Stephen Schneider was born on August 9, 1980 in Sharon, Massachusetts, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Bumblebee (2018), Broad City (2014) and You're the Worst (2014). He has been married to Jenn Proske since May 26, 2013. They have one child.

37. Ted Prior

Actor | Deadliest Prey

Born in Newark, New Jersey, Ted Prior and his two siblings were raised in a middle-class neighborhood. His father was a stand-up comic and his mother was an on-stage assistant to magician Harry Blackstone When Ted was five his parents divorced and his mother soon remarried. The family later decided...

38. Michèle Girardon

Actress | Hatari!

This stunning, fragile starlet was born Henriette Michèle Leone Girardon in Lyon in August 1938. Having completed her acting studies at the local conservatoire she won a competition as "the most photogenic girl in France" by the age of twenty. Photo shoots followed and a minor career as a model ...

39. Daniel Henshall

Actor | Snowtown

Daniel Henshall was born on August 9, 1982 in Sydney, Australia. He is an actor and writer, known for The Snowtown Murders (2011), Okja (2017) and Ghost in the Shell (2017).

40. Adam Nimoy

Director | Star Trek: The Next Generation

Adam Nimoy was born on August 9, 1956 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Adam Brett Nimoy. He is a director, known for Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987), Babylon 5 (1993) and Nash Bridges (1996). He has been married to Terry Farrell since March 26, 2018. He was previously married to Martha and ...

41. Lexi Kaufman

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

is an American professional wrestler who is currently signed to the WWE, under the ring name Alexa Bliss, currently performing on the Raw brand. She is a former two-time Women's Champion, Intercontinental and Mixed Tag Team Champion.

In May 2013, Kaufman signed a contract with WWE, and was assigned ...

42. Hunter Deno

Actress | Power Rangers: Dino Fury

Hunter Deno is an actress born and raised in Orlando, Florida. After booking her first commercial on her first birthday, she knew she wanted a future in the industry. She focused on modeling for a few years, and after spending some time in Atlanta, she decided to get serious on pursuing TV/Film ...

43. Cynthia Harris

Actress | Mad About You

Cynthia is most famed for her roles in L.A. Law (1986), Edward & Mrs. Simpson (1978), Mad About You (1992). She made her Broadway debut in 1963. In 1971, she appeared on Broadway in the Landmark Stephen Sondheim-George Furth musical, "Company". She is a founding member and co-artistic director ...

44. Kelly Albanese

Actress | Stuck on You

Kelly Albanese was born on August 9, 1977 in Westport, Massachusetts, USA as Kelly Ann Albanese. She is an actress, known for Stuck on You (2003), Pure Genius (2016) and Desire (2006). She has been married to Shawn Hatosy since December 2010. They have three children.

45. Burkely Duffield

Actor | Beyond

Burkely Duffield is a Canadian Actor who starred in ABC Freeform's "Beyond" as Holden Matthews. He has appeared in many popular guest star TV spots, as well as his big screen debut in "Warcraft: The Beginning". Check out his constantly updating resume on IMDB to keep up with his acting journey and ...

46. Amanda McBroom

Soundtrack | The Rose

She originally came to musical fans when Bette Midler's version of Amanda's song "The Rose" hit number one all over the world in 1979. In addition to Midler, her songs have been recorded by a wide variety of artists including Amy Poehler and Jack Black, Barry Manilow, Judy Collins, Barbara Cook, ...

47. John Stephenson

Actor | Charlotte's Web

A 1941 graduate of Mary D. Bradford High School in Kenosha, where he served on the student council and participated in forensics under dramatic coach John Davies, he took second place in the National Forensics League national contest in Lexington, Kentucky in dramatic declaration and oratorical ...

48. Texas Battle

Actor | Death Valley

As the song states, "The Stars at Night are big and bright ... Deep in the Heart of Texas!" That's what Texas Battle has, heart. A heart and desire for acting. This young man is taking Hollywood by storm the past couple years! He will now be one of Daytime's hottest hunks as he just started a three...

49. Cameron Deane Stewart

Actor | Geography Club

Cameron Deane Stewart was born on August 9, 1991 in Orange County, California, USA. He is an actor, known for Geography Club (2013), Bad Kids Go to Hell (2012) and Pitch Perfect (2012).

50. Nicola Stapleton

Actress | Snow White

Nicola Stapleton was born on August 9, 1974 in Elephant and Castle, London, England as Nicola Kathleen Stapleton. She is an actress, known for Snow White (1987), Bad Girls (1999) and Hansel and Gretel (1987).


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