Birth Place Matching "Evanston, Illinois, USA" (Sorted by Birth Date Ascending)
Actor | The Woman in 47
William Raymond was born on November 23, 1872 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as William Miner Raymond. He was an actor, known for The Woman in 47 (1916), The Recoil (1917) and The Mystery of the Silver Skull (1913). He died on October 30, 1960 in New York City, New York, USA.
Writer | Hush Money
Samuel Merwin was born on 6 October, 1874, at Evanston, Illinois, the son of Orlando H. and Ella B. Merwin. Orlando Merwin served as postmaster of Evanston.
Merwin attended Northwestern University and between 1905 and 1911 worked as associate editor and eventually editor of Success Magazine. In 1907...
Writer | The Great Adventure
Henry Kitchell Webster was born on 7 September, 1875, in the Chicago suburb of Evanston, Illinois, the son of Towner K. and Emma J. Webster. Webster's father was a prominent Chicago area manufacturer.
After graduating from Hamilton College in 1897, Webster taught rhetoric at Union College. His first...
Actor | The Adventures of Jim Bowie
Ralph Bennett was born on March 14, 1878 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Ralph Culver Bennett. He was an actor, known for The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1956) and Why Grow Fat Hogs? (1955). He died on March 29, 1959 in Los Angeles County, California, USA.
5. Olin Downes
Actor | Carnegie Hall
Olin Downes was born on June 27, 1886 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Edwin Olin Downes. He was an actor and writer, known for Carnegie Hall (1947), First Opera Film Festival (1948) and Trzy etiudy Chopina (1944). He was married to Irene Miles and Marion Davenport. He died on August 22, 1955 in New ...
Actress | West of the Water Tower
Gladys Feldman was born on September 28, 1886 in Evanston, Illinois, USA. She was an actress, known for West of the Water Tower (1923), Shams of Society (1921) and Breaking In (1925). She was married to Horace Braham. She died on February 12, 1974 in New York City, New York, USA.
10. Viola Barry
Actress | The Sea Wolf
Viola Barry was born on March 4, 1894 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Gladys Viola Wilson. She was an actress, known for The Sea Wolf (1913), Martin Eden (1914) and Coals of Fire (1911). She was married to F. McGrew Willis and Jack Conway. She died on April 2, 1964 in Hollywood, California, USA.
13. Violette Wilson
Violette Wilson was born on June 12, 1896 in Evanston, Illinois, USA. She was an actress, known for The Moon Is Down (1943), Mademoiselle Fifi (1944) and 3 Men in White (1944). She was married to Irving Pichel. She died on June 29, 1964 in La Cañada, California, USA.
14. Pat Petterson
Pat Petterson was born on November 12, 1896 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Leroy Granville Petterson. He was an actor, known for Under Western Stars (1938), The Old Barn Dance (1938) and Git Along Little Dogies (1937). He was married to Helen Kiff. He died on June 5, 1956 in Illinois.
15. Drew Pearson
Actor | City Across the River
Drew Pearson was born on December 13, 1897 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Andrew Russell Pearson. He was an actor, known for City Across the River (1949), Betrayal from the East (1945) and Dead to the World (1961). He was married to Luvie Moore Abell and Felicia Gizycki. He died on September 1, 1969...
16. William Parsons
William Parsons was born on October 26, 1901 in Evanston, Chicago, Illinois, USA. He died on December 5, 1953 in Bethesda, Maryland, USA.
17. John Lee Mahin
Writer | Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison
John Lee Mahin was born on August 23, 1902 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as John Lee Mahin Jr. He was a writer and producer, known for Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957), Show Boat (1951) and North to Alaska (1960). He was married to Muriel Mae McKinnon, Barbara Ann Bonnett, Patsy Ruth Miller and Nancy ...
18. Rosemary Ames
Actress | Our Little Girl
Rosemary Ames was born on December 11, 1906 in Evanston, Illinois, USA. She was an actress, known for Our Little Girl (1935), Love on the Spot (1932) and I Believed in You (1934). She was married to E. Ogden Ketting, Abner J. Stillwel and Bertie Alexander Meyer. She died on April 15, 1988 in Truth ...
22. Jack Bryan
Actor | Alfred Hitchcock Presents
Jack Bryan was born on December 9, 1908 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Jackson Bryan. He was an actor, known for Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955), M Squad (1957) and The Untouchables (1959). He died on September 15, 1964 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
24. Walter Kerr
Writer | Dow Hour of Great Mysteries
Walter Kerr was born on July 8, 1913 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Walter Francis Kerr. He is known for his work on Dow Hour of Great Mysteries (1960), Der große Schwindel - Musical aus der Welt des Stummfilms (1966) and Omnibus (1952). He was married to Jean Kerr. He died on October 9, 1996 ...
25. Tom Neal
Actor | Detour
Tom Neal is best remembered for his off-screen exploits, which involved scandal, mayhem and a charge of murder. Before his 1938 screen debut in MGM's Out West with the Hardys (1938), Neal had been a member of the boxing team at Northwestern University, had debuted on the Broadway stage in 1935 and ...
28. Bill Burch
Producer | The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show
Bill Burch was born on October 30, 1918 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as William Norwood Burch. He was a producer and director, known for The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show (1962), Profile of a Race Driver (1968) and Christmas with the King Family (1967). He was married to Yvonne King and Rebecca Jenkins ...
29. Robert Gary
Script Department | What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
Robert Gary was born on February 26, 1920 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Robert Leroy Cratty Jr. He is known for his work on What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962), The Searchers (1956) and Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964). He died on May 3, 2010 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
31. Stuart Lancaster
Actor | Edward Scissorhands
Stuart Lancaster was born on November 30, 1920 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Stuart Gage Lancaster. He was an actor and producer, known for Edward Scissorhands (1990), Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965) and Batman Returns (1992). He was married to Ivy Bethune, Mary Brooks Wood, Betty Warren and ...
32. Patrick Dennis
Writer | Auntie Mame
One of Patrick Dennis' pre-"Auntie Mame" efforts was the novel "House party" (1954). Written under the pseudonym of Virginia Rowans (or a double pseudonym, as Patrick Dennis was the pseudonym of Edward Everett Tanner III), "House party" provided the loose basis for the 1966-67 Phyllis Diller ...
Actor | The Good Shepherd
John C. Whitehead has a long and credited career in business and public service. He retired from Goldman-Sachs in 1984 as Co-Chairman and Senior Partner, after more than 35 years with the firm. He also served in the U.S. Government, as Deputy Secretary of State from 1985-89. He is a former Chairman...
35. Irwin Bazelon
Composer | Sunday Showcase
Composer and conductor, educated at De Paul University (BA, MA), he studied with Darius Milhaud and Ernest Bloch on MacDowell Foundation fellowships. He wrote the score for the television production of "What Makes Sammy Run?", and incidental music for "The Taming of the Shrew" and the "Merry Wives ...
37. D.A. Pennebaker
Director | Dont Look Back
D.A. Pennebaker was born on July 15, 1925 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Donn Alan Pennebaker. He was a director and cinematographer, known for Bob Dylan: Dont Look Back (1967), The War Room (1993) and Unlocking the Cage (2016). He was married to Chris Hegedus, Kate Taylor and Sylvia Bell. He died ...
39. Richard Everhart
Actor | The Phil Silvers Show
Richard Everhart graduated from the University of Illinois after having served two years in the Army Air Corps during World War II. He studied theater in London before returning to the US and a successful career on Broadway in productions of Mr. Roberts, No Time for Sergeants, South Pacific, and ...
41. Laura Olsher
Actress | Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol
Laura Olsher was born on March 27, 1927 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Laura Nancy Feiss. She was an actress and writer, known for Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol (1962), Days of Our Lives (1965) and The Pink Panther Show (1969). She died on June 5, 2012 in Santa Monica, California, USA.
43. Richard B. Shull
Actor | Splash
Veteran character actor Richard B. Shull was born on February 24, 1929 in Evanston, Illinois and raised in the Midwest. He attended the University of Iowa, then served with the U.S. Army in 1953. Finding work as a stage manager following his release, he finally made his Broadway debut in the Marx ...
45. Tony Larimer
Actor | Animorphs: Shattered Reality
Tony Larimer was born on April 18, 1929 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Emmet Larimer. He was an actor, known for Animorphs: Shattered Reality (2000), The Crow: Salvation (2000) and I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus (2002). He was married to Marie C. Larimer and Mary Elizabeth. He died on March 10, ...
47. Hank Moonjean
Producer | Dangerous Liaisons
Hank Moonjean was born on January 19, 1930 in Evanston, Illinois, USA. He was an assistant director and producer, known for Dangerous Liaisons (1988), Stroker Ace (1983) and Cool Hand Luke (1967). He died on October 7, 2012 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
48. Sumner Williams
Writer | An Eye for an Eye
Sumner Williams was born on January 21, 1930 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Sumner Albert Williams. He is known for his work on An Eye for an Eye (1966), Operation Dames (1959) and King of Kings (1961). He was married to Donna Anderson. He died on July 23, 1994 in Lakeland, Florida, USA.
49. Gahan Wilson
Writer | Monsters
Gahan Wilson was born on February 18, 1930 in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Gahan Allen Wilson. He was a writer and producer, known for Monsters (1988), It's True! (1998) and The Freeway Maniac (1989). He was married to Nancy Winters . He died on November 21, 2019 in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA.