On This Day

Actors and Actresses Born in 1968

  • Jan 2 Cuba Gooding Jr, actor (Boyz N the Hood, Glaadiator, Few Good Men)
  • Jan 2 Evan Parke, Jamaican actor
  • Jan 3 Shannon Sturges, actress (Savannah)
  • Jan 5 Carl Evans, American actor (Guiding Light), born in NYC, New York
  • Jan 6 John Singleton, American director and screenwriter (Boyz in the Hood), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2019)
  • Jan 8 Ami Dolenz, American actress (General Hospital, Can't Buy Me Love), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jan 9 Joey Lauren Adams, American actress, born in North Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Jan 11 Sharon Brown, American actress (Chantal-Generations), born in NYC, New York

Heather Mills

Jan 12 Heather Mills, English model, activist and writer (Out on a Limb), born in Aldershot, Hampshire

  • Jan 12 Rachael Harris, American actress, born in Worthington, Ohio
  • Jan 13 Chara [Miwa Watabiki], Japanese singer and actress (Swallowtail Butterfly), born in Kawaguchi, Saitama, Japan

LL Cool J

Jan 14 LL Cool J [James Todd Smith], American rapper (Bigger and Deffer), born in Bay Shore, New York

  • Jan 15 Chad Lowe, American actor (Spencer, Apprentice to Murder), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Jan 16 David Chokachi, American actor (Baywatch), born in Plymouth, Massachusetts
  • Jan 21 Charlotte Ross, actress (Eve-Days of Our Lives), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Jan 22 Brian Jones, American sports radio and television host and former NFL linebacker (New Orleans Saints), born in Iowa City, Iowa
  • Jan 22 Frank Lebœuf, French actor, sports commentator and former footballer (1998 FIFA World Cup), born in Marseille, France
  • Jan 25 Heinrich "Haini" Wolfgramm, Polynesian-American actor & musician (The Jets), born in San Francisco, California
  • Jan 26 Ravi Teja, Indian film actor, born in Jaggampeta, India
  • Jan 29 Edward Burns, American actor, director, writer (Brothers McMullen, Saving Private Ryan), born in Queens, New York
  • Jan 29 Sora Jung, Korean actress, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Feb 1 Pauly Shore, American comedian (Totally Pauly, Encino Man), born in Hollywood, California
  • Feb 1 Sean Millington, Canadian football fullback (Grey Cup 1994, 2000; BC Lions) and broadcaster (cfl.ca and CBC), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Feb 4 Kristen Marie, actress (Cheryl McKinnon-Another World)
  • Feb 4 Marko Matvere, Estonian actor
  • Feb 5 Eyþór Guðjónsson, Icelandic actor, born in Iceland
  • Feb 8 Gary Coleman, American actor (Diff'rent Strokes), born in Zion, llinois (d. 2010)
  • Feb 9 Rahul Roy, Indian actor
  • Feb 10 Atika Suri, Indonesian television newscaster, born in Riau, Indonesia
  • Feb 11 Mo Willems, American author & screenwriter, born in Des Plaines, Illinois
  • Feb 12 Josh Brolin, American actor (Young Riders - "Jimmy Hickok"; W. - "George Bush"; Hail Caesar! -"Eddie Mannix"), born in Santa Monica, Canada
  • Feb 12 Gregory Charles, French Canadian performing artist, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Feb 14 Jules Asner, American television personality, born in Tempe, Arizona
  • Feb 15 Kurt Robin McKinney, American actor (Ned-General Hospital), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Feb 18 Molly Ringwald, American actress (16 Candles, Pretty in Pink), born in Roseville California
  • Feb 22 Jeri Ryan, American actress (7 of 9-Star Trek Voyager), born in Munich, Germany
  • Feb 24 Mitch Hedberg, American comedian (d. 2005)
  • Feb 29 Naoko Iijima, Japanese actress
  • Feb 29 Frank Woodley, Australian comedian

Daniel Craig

Mar 2 Daniel Craig, English actor (James Bond films), born in Chester, England

  • Mar 4 Patsy Kensit, English actress (Lethal Weapon 2, Hanover St), born in London, England
  • Mar 6 Moira Kelly, actress (Cutting Edge)
  • Mar 12 Aaron Eckhart, American actor (Thank You or Smoking), born in Cupertino, California
  • Mar 13 Christopher Collett, American actor (Manhattan Project), born in NYC, New York
  • Mar 14 Megan Follows, Canadian actress (Chase, Anne of Green Gables), born in Toronto, Onario
  • Mar 16 Ananya Khare, Indian actress and teacher
  • Mar 18 Shinichiro Miki, Japanese seiyu (voice actor)
  • Mar 28 Max Perlich, American actor (JH Brodie-Homicide), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Mar 28 Tim Lovejoy, British television presenter (Soccer AM with Helen Chamberlain), born in Northwood, London

Lucy Lawless

Mar 29 Lucy Lawless, New Zealand actress (Xena: Warrior Princess) and singer, born in Auckland, New Zealand

  • Mar 30 Donna D'Errico, American actress (Baywatch) and Playboy playmate (Sep, 1995), born in Dothan, Alabama
  • Mar 31 Naoya Ogawa, Japanese professional wrestler
  • Apr 1 Andreas Schnaas, German horror film director
  • Apr 3 Charlotte Coleman, British actress (Four Weddings and a Funeral), born in London (d. 2001)
  • Apr 4 Jennifer Lynch, American film director, screenwriter and author of The Secret Diary of Laura Palmer, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Apr 5 Tasia Valenza, American actress (All My Children), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 8 Patricia Arquette, American actress (Boyhood, True Romance), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 10 Orlando Jones, American actor and comedian (MADtv, 7 Up spokesman), born in Toulminville, Alabama
  • Apr 12 Alicia Coppola, American actress (Lorna Devon-Another World), born in Huntington, New York
  • Apr 14 Anthony Michael Hall, American actor (SNL, Breakfast Club), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Apr 15 Stacey Williams, American fashion model (Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 1996), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Apr 18 Mary Birdsong, American actress (Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me), born in Florida
  • Apr 18 David Hewlett, Canadian actor (Stargate Universe), born in Redhill, Surrey, England
  • Apr 19 Ashley Judd, American actress (Kuffs, Sisters), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 19 Thomas Nock, Swiss actor (Tartort, Gemini-Twin Stars), born in Zurich, Switzerland
  • Apr 19 Arshad Warsi, Indian film actor (Lage Raho Munna Bhai), born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Apr 24 Stacy Haiduk, American actress (Superboy - "Lana Lang"), born in Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • Apr 24 Aidan Gillen [Aidan Murphy], Irish actor (Queer as Folk, Game of Thrones), born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Apr 27 Cristian Mungiu, Romanian filmmaker (4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days), born in Iași, Romania
  • Apr 28 Jeff Grosso, American skateboarder (host Youtube’s 'Vans Loveletters to Skateboarding'), born in Glendale, California (d. 2020)
  • Apr 30 Babette Van Veen, Neth, actress (Linda-GTST, Blueberry Hill)
  • May 1 Sol Kyung-gu, South Korean actor
  • May 2 Midorikawa Hikaru, Japanese voice actor, born in Otawara, Tochigi, Japan
  • May 2 Ziana Zain, Malaysian singer and actress, born in Merlimau, Malacca, Malaysia
  • May 3 Debora Caprioglio, Italian actress (Big Game Hunter), born in Mestre, Italy
  • May 4 Julian Barratt, English comedian and musician, one half of The Mighty Boosh, born in Leeds, England
  • May 10 Erik Palladino, American actor
  • May 10 Al Murray, British comedian
  • May 11 Jeffrey Donovan, American actor
  • May 12 Scott Schwartz, American actor, born in Sacramento, California
  • May 12 Catherine Tate, English actress and comedian (The Catherine Tate Show, Doctor Who), born in London, England
  • May 14 Greg Davis, Welsh-born, British stand-up comedian, actor, and former secondary school teacher (We Are Klang, The Inbetweeners, Cuckoo, Taskmaster), born in St Asaph, Denbighshire
  • May 15 Todd Porter, American actor (Whiz Kids - "Hamilton"), born in Montclair, New Jersey
  • May 16 Chingmy Yau, Hong Kong actress (Naked Killer), born in Hong Kong
  • May 19 Jeanne Basone, Brubank California, wrestler (Hollywood-GLOW)
  • May 20 Timothy Olyphant, American stage and screen actor (Deadwood; Justified; Once Upon a Time in Hollywood), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • May 21 Julie Vega, Filipina child actress and singer, born in Quezon City, Philippines (d. 1985)
  • May 22 Kevin Carolan, American actor and comedian
  • May 23 Guinevere Turner, American actress
  • May 26 Pat Kenney [Simon Diamond], American professional wrestler, born in Wilmington, Delaware
  • May 26 Fernando León de Aranoa, Spanish film director

Kylie Minogue

May 28 Kylie Minogue, Australian pop singer-songwriter ("Can't Get You Out of My Head"), and actress, born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

  • Jun 1 Jason Donovan, rocker/actor (Neighbors)
  • Jun 2 Jon Culshaw, British comedian and impressionist
  • Jun 4 Scott Wolf, actor (Broken Arrow, Party of 5), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jun 10 Susan Haskell, actress (Marty-One Life to Live, Strictly Business)

Bill Burr

Jun 10 Bill Burr, American comedian and podcaster (F Is for Family, I'm Sorry You Feel That Way), born in Canton, Massachusetts

  • Jun 11 Staci Baldwin, Miss Washington pageant winner, sued when told 27 too old for compete for Miss USA, born in Kirkland, Washington
  • Jun 11 Sophie Okonedo, English actress (Hotel Rwanda), born in London
  • Jun 14 Yasmine Bleeth, American actress (Ryan's Hope, 1 Life to Live, Baywatch), born in NYC, New York
  • Jun 14 Faizon Love, American actor and comedian, born in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
  • Jun 15 Demtra Hampton, American model, and actress (Garda), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Jun 15 Oh Dal-su, South Korean actor, born in Daegu, North Gyeongsang Province, South Korea
  • Jun 16 Patrick Stuart, actor (Will Cortlandt-All My Children), born in Hollywood, California

Robert Rodriguez

Jun 20 Robert Rodriguez, American director (El Mariachi, Sin City, Grindhouse), born in San Antonio, Texas

  • Jun 21 Brandon Douglas, American actor (Dr Quinn, Father's Homecoming), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Jun 21 Alisyn Camerota, American journalist (CNN Newsroom), born in Shrewsbury, New Jersey
  • Jun 21 (Reginald) "Jett" Pangan, Filipino Pinoy rock singer and guitarist (The Dawn), and actor, born in Manila, Philippines
  • Jun 22 Paula Irvine, actress (Lily Blake-Santa Barbara), born in Hollywood, California
  • Jun 27 Pascale Bussières, French Canadian actress (Blanche), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Jun 28 Adam Woodyatt, English actor (Ian Beale in EastEnders), born in Walthamstow, London Borough of Waltham Forest, United Kingdom
  • Jul 1 Tim Abell, American actor (We Were Soldiers), born in Manassas, Virginia
  • Jul 3 Jeff Phillips, American actor (Hart Jessup-Guiding Light), born in Westwood, New Jersey
  • Jul 3 Chien-lien Wu [Jacklyn Wu], Taiwanese actress and singer, born in Taipei, Taiwan

Susan Wojcicki

Jul 5 Susan Wojcicki, American businesswoman and CEO of YouTube "the most important person in advertising", born in Santa Clara County, California

  • Jul 7 Amy Carlson, American actress (Blue Bloods, Third Watch), born in Glen Ellyn, Illinois
  • Jul 7 Jorja Fox, American actress, born in New York
  • Jul 8 Michael Weatherly, American actor (Cooper Alden-The City/Loving), born in NYC, New York
  • Jul 8 Billy Crudup, American actor
  • Jul 10 Jonathan Gilbert, American actor
  • Jul 13 Robert Gant, American actor
  • Jul 13 Christian Taylor, British screenwriter
  • Jul 14 Kazushi Sakuraba, Japanese mixed martial artist and professional wrestler, Shōwa, Akita, Japan
  • Jul 15 Eddie Griffin, American comedian
  • Jul 15 Stan Kirsch, American actor
  • Jul 17 Beth Littleford, American comedian, born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Jul 17 Bitty Schram, American actress, born in New York
  • Jul 20 Chris Kennedy, actor (Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure)
  • Jul 20 Michael Park, American actor
  • Jul 20 Julian Rhind-Tutt, English actor
  • Jul 23 Beth Ehlers, American actress (Harley Cooper-Guiding Light, Hunger), born in Queens, New York
  • Jul 23 Stephanie Seymour, American model (Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover-1988), born in San Diego, California
  • Jul 24 John P Navin Jr, actor (Joey Elliot-Jennifer Slept Here), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Jul 24 Laura Leighton [Miller], American actress (Melrose Place, Pretty Little Liars), born in Iowa City, Iowa
  • Jul 24 Kristin Chenoweth, American singer and actress (Wicked), born in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
  • Jul 24 Troy Kotsur, American deaf actor (CODA), born in Mesa, Arizona
  • Jul 27 Julian McMahon, Australian actor (Nip/Tuck, Profiler), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Jul 27 Maria Grazia Cucinotta, Italian actress (Postman), born in Messina, Italy
  • Jul 30 Terry Crews, American NFL linebacker (Washington Redskins) and actor (Brooklyn Nine-Nine), born in Flint, Michigan
  • Jul 30 Sofie Gråbøl, Danish actress (The Killing), born in Frederiksberg, Denmark
  • Aug 1 Roshumba Williams, American model (Bride), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Aug 4 Marcus Schenkenberg, model (Calvin Klein)
  • Aug 4 Daniel Dae Kim, American actor
  • Aug 5 Tokimitsu Ishizawa, Japanese professional wrestler
  • Aug 9 Gillian Anderson, American actress (The X-Files, Bleak House), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Aug 9 Eric Bana, Australian actor (Hulk), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Aug 9 McG [Joseph McGinty Nichol], American film producer and director (Charlies' Angels), born in Kalamazoo, Michigan
  • Aug 9 Peter Docter, American animator, and film director (Monsters, Inc; Up; Soul), born in Bloomington, Minnesota
  • Aug 11 Anna Gunn, American actress
  • Aug 12 Andras Jones, American actor
  • Aug 14 Adrian Lester, English actor, born in Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Aug 14 Catherine Bell, British-American actress (JAG - "Sarah MacKenzie"; The Good Witch - "Cassie"), born in London, England
  • Aug 15 Debra Messing, American actress (Will & Grace), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Aug 16 Donovan Leitch Jr., American actor (I Shot Andy Warhol) and musician (Camp Freddy), born in London, England
  • Aug 17 Helen McCrory, English actress (The Queen, Peaky Blinders), born in London (d. 2021)
  • Aug 18 Greta Lind, American actress (Katie Kennicott-All My Children), born in Goshen, New York
  • Aug 18 Griffin Drew, American actress (Dinosaur Island), born in Hazelhurst, Georgia
  • Aug 18 Lee Seung-yeon, South Korean actress, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Aug 20 Yuri Shiratori, Japanese voice actress and singer, born in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
  • Aug 21 Barbara Ann Moore, American actress, Playboy playmate (Dec, 1992) and ballroom dancer, born in Spokane, Washington
  • Aug 22 Casper Christensen, Danish comedian (Hvaffor en hånd), born in Kerteminde, Denmark
  • Aug 24 Shoichi Funaki, Japanese professional wrestler, born in Toyko
  • Aug 25 Rachael Ray, American TV personality and chef, born in Glen Falls, New York
  • Aug 28 Billy Boyd, Scottish actor (Seed of Chucky), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Aug 31 Jim Bob Howard, American actor (Flash and Bone), born in Wichita Falls, Texas
  • Sep 2 Cynthia Watros, American actress
  • Sep 4 John Preston, American actor (Greg-General Hospital), born in Cedar City, Utah
  • Sep 4 Phill Lewis, American actor (The Suite Life of Zack & Cody - "Mr. Moseby"), and director, born in Uganda
  • Sep 4 John DiMaggio, American actor (Disenchantment; Futurama), born in North Plainfield, New Jersey
  • Sep 6 Gene Patrick, American actor (Gemini: Twin Stars), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 9 Julia Sawalha, English actress (Saffron-Abfab, Chrissy-Buddy's Song), born in London, United Kingdom
  • Sep 10 Guy Ritchie, British film director (Sherlock Holmes), born in Hartfield, England
  • Sep 12 Paul F. Tompkins, American comedian, born in Mount Airy, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 13 Emma Wiklund [Sjöberg], Swedish model and actress, born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Sep 14 Dan Cortese, American actor and TV host (Jess Hanson-Melrose Place), born in Sewickley, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 15 Danny Nucci, American actor (Gabriel Ortega-Falcon Crest), born in Klagenfurt, Austria
  • Sep 16 Walt Becker, American writer and film director (Van Wilder), born in Hollywood, California
  • Sep 17 Suzy Cote, actress (Samantha in Guiding Light), born in Santa Barbara, California
  • Sep 20 Leah Pinsent, Canadian actress (April Fool's Day), born in Toronto, Ontario
  • Sep 21 Ricki Lake, actress (Hairspray), talk show host (Ricki), born in NYC, New York
  • Sep 23 Yvette Fielding, English television presenter (Blue Peter), born in Manchester, England

Will Smith

Sep 25 Will Smith, American Grammy Award-winning rapper (DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince - "Parents Just Don't Understand"), and actor (Men in Black, Independence Day; Hitch; Fresh Prince of Bel Air), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Sep 26 Jim Caviezel, American actor, born in Mount Vernon, Washington
  • Sep 28 Vanessa Vadim, daughter of Jane Fonda/actress (Last Party), born in Paris, France
  • Sep 28 Naomi Watts, British actress (King Kong, 21 Grams), born in Shoreham, Kent
  • Sep 29 Luke Goss, English actor (Traffick) and musician (Bros. - "I Owe You Nothing"), born in London, England
  • Sep 29 Patrick Burns, American television presenter, born in Highland Park, Illinois
  • Sep 29 Samir Soni, Indian actor (Parichay - Nayee Zindagi Kay Sapno Ka)
  • Oct 1 Jay Underwood, American actor (The Boy Who Could Fly), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Oct 8 Emily Procter, American actress (West Wing, CSI: Miami), born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Oct 11 Jane Krakowski, American actress (30 Rock), born in Parsippany-Troy Hills, New Jersey
  • Oct 12 Adam Rich, American actor (Nicholas-8 is Enough, Code Red, Gun Shy), born in NYC, New York

Hugh Jackman

Oct 12 Hugh Jackman, Australian stage and screen actor and singer (The Boy from Oz; X-Men -"Wolverine"; The Greatest Showman; Kate And Leopold), born in Sydney, Australia

  • Oct 13 Tisha Campbell, American actress (Gina-Martin, House Party), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • Oct 16 Randall Batinkoff, American actor (For Keeps), born in Monticello, New York
  • Oct 16 Elsa Zylberstein, French actress
  • Oct 18 Rhod Gilbert, Welsh comedian (Never Mind the Buzzcocks), born in Carmarthen, Wales
  • Oct 20 Sunny Hostin, American lawyer, journalist and TV host (The View), born in New York City
  • Oct 22 Jay Johnston, American actor and comedian (Mr. Show)
  • Oct 25 Lisa Trusel, American actress (Lizette-Father Murphy, Days of our Lives), born in Hollywood, Los Angeles

About 1968

How Old? 53 or 54 years old
Generation: Generation X

Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep (Jan 1 - Jan 29), Monkey (Jan 30 - Dec 31)