Birth Place Matching "Galveston, Texas, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | If I Stay
Liana Liberato is an actress born in Galveston, Texas. She's been working professionally since she was 9 years old. Most notably known for her roles in Trust, Best of Me, If I Stay, and To the Bone. At 14 she won the Silver Hugo Award Best Actress at the Chicago International Film Festival for her ...
Actor | Top Gun
John Stockwell is an American actor, director, producer and writer who is probably best known - as an actor - for his roles in the Tom Cruise vehicles Losin' It (1983) and Top Gun (1986), and the Stephen King - John Carpenter film Christine (1983).
John has since moved from acting into the ...
Actress | Babylon 5: The Lost Tales
Tracy Dawn Scoggins was born and raised in Dickinson, Texas. At age 16, she enrolled in Southwest Texas State, where she studied speech communications and physical education. After leaving college, she was hired by the Elite Modeling Agency and sent to New York City. After one year, she continued ...
Actress | Soap
Katherine Marie Helmond was born on July 5, 1929, in Galveston, Texas. After her parents divorced, she was raised by her mother, Thelma (nee Malone) Helmond, and her maternal grandmother, both of Irish Catholic descent. She attended Catholic school, and appeared in numerous school plays and ...
6. Bill Engvall
Actor | Delta Farce
Bill Engvall was born on July 27, 1957 in Galveston, Texas, USA as William Ray Engvall Jr. He is an actor and writer, known for Delta Farce (2007), Catching Faith (2015) and Last Man Standing (2011). He has been married to Mary Gail Watson since December 18, 1982. They have two children.
7. King Vidor
Director | Hallelujah
King Vidor was an American film director, film producer, and screenwriter of Hungarian descent. He was born in Galveston, Texas to lumberman Charles Shelton Vidor and his wife Kate Wallis. King's paternal grandfather Károly (Charles) Vidor had fled Hungary as a refugee following the failed ...
9. Ron Taylor
Actor | Trading Places
Ron Taylor was born on October 16, 1952 in Galveston, Texas, USA as Ronald James Taylor. He was an actor, known for Trading Places (1983), Matlock (1986) and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993). He was married to Deborah Sharpe. He died on January 16, 2002 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
10. Sara Haden
Actress | The Bishop's Wife
Sara Haden was the daughter of silent screen star Charlotte Walker who was also a celebrated beauty in her day. Alas, Sara did not inherit her mother's good looks. She was actually born Catherine Haden in Center Point, Texas, on November 17 1898. There was nothing particularly outstanding about her...
11. Charlotte Walker
Actress | The Trail of the Lonesome Pine
Texan-born actress Charlotte Walker was the daughter of a wealthy cotton broker, who died when she was eleven. With her siblings she went on to live at a ranch owned by her mother's even more affluent family. In her mid-teens, Charlotte studied drama at Fort Edwards Collegiate Institute. She ...
12. Barry White
Soundtrack | Baby Driver
Barry White first made his mark in the music business in the 1960s as a session musician, even serving for a spell as an A&R man for a small, independent Los Angeles record label. He first hit it big in 1973 with a series of albums and singles emphasizing lush orchestrations and elaborate ...
14. Marcy Hanson
Actress | Blue Sunshine
Lovely and shapely blonde knockout Marcy Hanson was born on December 22, 1952 in Galveston, Texas. Marcy was the Playmate of the Month in the October, 1978 issue of "Playboy." Hanson not only has small parts in the theatrical motion pictures "Blue Sunshine," "10," and "Roadie," but also made guest ...
15. Tina Lawson
Costume Department | The Pink Panther
Tina Lawson was born on January 4, 1954 in Galveston, Texas, USA as Célestine Ann Beyincé. She is an actress and costume designer, known for The Pink Panther (2006), Beyoncé: Grown Woman (2013) and Beyoncé: All Night (2016). She has been married to Richard Lawson since April 12, 2015....
16. Alex McLeod
Self | Trading Spaces
Alex McLeod is best known as the original host of home design hit "Trading Spaces," for which she received a daytime Emmy nomination for her work in the first season. Trading Spaces fans and real estate enthusiasts have tuned in recently to see Alex appear on real estate and wealth shows such as ...
18. Richard Kennedy
Actor | Farewell, My Lovely
Richard Kennedy was a chubby, lively, and dependable character actor who essayed a nice array of often colorful supporting roles in a bunch of enjoyably down'n'dirty 1970s drive-in exploitation pictures. Kennedy was born on February 14, 1929 and hailed from Galveston, Texas. He served in the army ...
22. Edward Sedgwick
Director | The Flaming Frontier
Edward Sedgwick was born on November 7, 1892 in Galveston, Texas, USA as Edward Martin Sedgewick. He was a director and actor, known for The Flaming Frontier (1926), Let 'er Buck (1925) and The Saddle Hawk (1925). He was married to Ebba Havez and Rose L. Elgueta. He died on March 7, 1953 in North ...
24. Jack Johnson
Actor | The Black Thunderbolt
Jack Johnson, one of the greatest professional boxers in history and the first African American to wear the world's heavyweight championship belt, is one of the seminal figures in sports and American social history as he was both a mirror on and lightning rod for racism. Many white Americans could ...
28. Eileen Sedgwick
Actress | Beasts of Paradise
Eileen Sedgwick came from a theatrical family. Her parents were both stage actors, her brother Edward Sedgwick went on to become a respected comedy director and her sister Josie Sedgwick became a film actress. The entire family toured the vaudeville circuit as "The Five Sedgwicks," and it wasn't ...
29. Jean Perry
Writer | The Belle of Broadway
Jean Perry was born on December 27, 1889 in Galveston, Texas, USA as Jean Paul Perry. He was an actor and writer, known for The Belle of Broadway (1926), The Three Musketeers (1939) and The Merry Widow (1934). He died on August 10, 1958 in San Francisco, California, USA.
31. Elliott Dexter
Actor | For Better, for Worse
Elliott Dexter was born on December 21, 1879 in Galveston, Texas, USA as Adelbert Elliott Dexter. He was an actor, known for For Better, for Worse (1919), Something to Think About (1920) and The Witching Hour (1921). He was married to Mrs. Nina Chisholm Untermyer (socialite) and Marie Doro. He died...
34. Krystal Baker
Krystal Baker was born on August 29, 1982 in Galveston County, Texas, USA as Krystal Jean Baker. She died on March 5, 1996 in Chambers County, Texas.
35. Amy Fadhli
Actress | Heaven & the Suicide King
Amy Fadhli was born on January 30, 1965 in Galveston, Texas, USA as Amahl Najia Fadhli. She is an actress, known for Heaven & the Suicide King (1998), The Lobo Paramilitary Christmas Special (2002) and Con Games (2001). She is married to Tito Raymond. They have one child.
Actress | Walker, Texas Ranger
Kay Bailey Hutchison was born on July 22, 1943 in Galveston, Texas, USA as Kathryn Ann Bailey. She is an actress, known for Walker, Texas Ranger (1993), NASA Presents: AMS - The Fight for Flight (2017) and 14 Women (2007). She has been married to Ray Hutchison since March 16, 1978. They have two ...
37. Josie Sedgwick
Actress | The Lone Hand
Josie Sedgwick was born on March 13, 1898 in Galveston, Texas, USA. She was an actress, known for The Lone Hand (1920), Daredevil Jack (1920) and The Lure of the Circus (1918). She was married to William Steele and Justin H. McCloskey. She died on April 30, 1973 in Santa Monica, California, USA.
Soundtrack | 127 Hours
One of the premiere r&b vocalists of the 1950s through the 1980s, 'Little Esther' Phillips possessed both great talent and even greater demons. When she was an adolescent, her parents divorced, and she was forced to divide her time between her father in Houston and her mother in the Watts area of ...
Actress | The Weather Girls: Well-A-Wiggy
Izora Rhodes-Armstead is an American singer-songwriter. The duo, consisting of singers Izora Armstead and Martha Wash, originally served as Sylvester's backup singers. Later changing their name to The Two Tons and finally The Weather Girls, the duo reached their peak in popularity in 1982 with the ...
42. Tommy Townsend
Actor | Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
Tommy Townsend was born on October 22, 1931 in Galveston, Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014), Toys (1992) and Bugsy (1991). He was married to Catharine Theresa Conlon, Melba Anne Bushnell and Kathleen Taylor. He died on February 15, 2015 in Texas.
44. Andrew Arbuckle
Actor | John Petticoats
Andrew Arbuckle was born on September 5, 1887 in Galveston, Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for John Petticoats (1919), Big Tremaine (1916) and The Spider and the Rose (1923). He was married to Blanche Duquesne. He died on September 21, 1938 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Actor | Complex World
Born in Galveston, Texas, a son of the late Luis and Anita Cavazos, he had moved to Rhode Island in 1965 to join Adrian Hall and the founding troupe at Trinity Rep. Bree had worked at Trinity Rep for many years, both as an actor and as a member of the technical crew. He also had been featured in ...