On This Day

Birthdays in Film & Television in 1969

  • Jan 1 Morris Chestnut, actor (Boyz N the Hood)
  • Jan 1 Verne Troyer, American actor (Mini-Me in Austin Powers movies), born in Sturgis, Michigan (d. 2018)
  • Jan 1 Nicolle Dickson, Australian actress

Person of interestChristy Turlington

Jan 2 Christy Turlington, American model (Calvin Klein Eternity), born in San Francisco, California

Supermodel Christy Turlington
Supermodel
Christy Turlington

Person of interestTommy Morrison

Jan 2 Tommy Morrison, American boxer (WBO heavyweight title 1993) and actor (Rocky V), born in Gravette, Arkansas (d. 2013)

Heavyweight Boxer Tommy Morrison
Heavyweight Boxer
Tommy Morrison
  • Jan 4 Lindsay Kennedy, American actor (Jeb-Little House on the Prairie), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Jan 5 Paul McGillion, Scottish actor, born in Paisley, United Kingdom
  • Jan 6 Norman Reedus, American model & actor (The Walking Dead), born in Hollywood, Florida
  • Jan 7 David Yost, American actor & producer, born in Council Bluffs, Iowa
  • Jan 11 Kyle Richards, American actress

Person of interestJason Bateman

Jan 14 Jason Bateman, American actor (Arrested Development, Ozark), born in Rye, New York

  • Jan 15 Demetra Hampton, American actress (Valentina), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Jan 17 Naveen Andrews, British actor, born in Lambeth, London
  • Jan 18 Jesse L. Martin, American actor and singer (Rent, The Flash), born in Rocky Mount, Virginia
  • Jan 18 Dave Bautista, American professional wrestler, born in Washington, D. C.
  • Jan 20 Melissa Rivers, American TV hostess (MTV, CBS Morning News), born in NYC, New York

  • Jan 21 Karina Lombard, American actress
  • Jan 22 Olivia d'Abo, English-American actress (Wonder Years, Single Guy), born in London, England
  • Jan 23 Ariadna Gil, Spanish actress, born in Barcelona, Spain
  • Jan 24 Stephanie Romanov, American model & actress, born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Jan 24 Hilmir Snær Guðnason, Icelandic actor, born in Reykjavík, Iceland
  • Jan 27 Patton Oswalt, American actor and writer
  • Jan 28 Kathryn Morris, American actress
  • Jan 28 Mo Rocca, American writer and comedian
  • Feb 1 Brian Krause, American actor (Charmed), born in El Toro, California
  • Feb 4 Brandy Ledford, American actress (Andromeda), born in Denver, Colorado
  • Feb 5 Michael Sheen, Welsh actor, born in Newport, United Kingdom
  • Feb 6 April Lerman, American actress (Lila-Charles in Charge), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Feb 6 David Hayter, Canadian-American Voice actor & screenwriter (Solid Snake), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Feb 8 Mary McCormack, actress, (Murder One, Private Parts)
  • Feb 8 Shiva Rose, American actress
  • Feb 10 Laurie Dhue, American television personality, born in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Person of interestJennifer Aniston

Feb 11 Jennifer Aniston, American actress (Rachel-Friends), born in Los Angeles, California

  • Feb 11 Mary Stoker Smith, Miss Wisconsin & TV news reporter, born in La Crosse, Wisconsin
  • Feb 11 Shannon Long, Australian actor & model (Oct, 1988), born in Gladstone, Australia
  • Feb 14 Shana Zadrick, American model (Guess Jeans), born in Grand Junction, Colorado

  • Feb 16 David Heath, American professional wrestler better known as Gangrel
  • Feb 17 Tuesday Knight, American actress, born in Bentwood, California
  • Feb 20 Gedo, Japanese professional wrestler
  • Feb 21 Corey Harris, American blues & reggae guitarist (The Blues miniseries, From Mississippi to Mali), born in Denver, Colorado
  • Feb 22 Thomas Jane, American actor, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Feb 22 Clinton Kelly, American television personality, born in Panama City, Panama
  • Feb 28 Robert Sean Leonard, NJ, actor (Dead Poets Society, Mr & Mrs Bridge)
  • Mar 1 Javier Bardem, Spanish actor
  • Mar 4 Chaz Bono [Chastity Sun Bono], American actress (Sonny & Cher Show), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Mar 4 Frank Nicotero, American comedian
  • Mar 4 Patrick Roach, Canadian actor
  • Mar 5 Paul Blackthorne, British actor
  • Mar 6 Andrea Elson, American actress (Lynn-Alf, Alice-Whiz Kids), born in NYC, New York
  • Mar 6 Greg Scott, British TV personality
  • Mar 7 Shin Ae Ra, Korean actress and radio DJ, born in South Korea
  • Mar 8 Andrea Parker, actress (Miss Parker-The Pretender)
  • Mar 10 Ricky Seagall, American actor and singer (The Partridge Family), born in Long Island, New York
  • Mar 10 Paget Brewster, American actress
  • Mar 11 Terrence Howard, American actor
  • Mar 14 Laura Leighton, actress (Sydney-Melrose Place, Other Woman)
  • Mar 15 Louis Riddick, American NFL safety (Cleveland Browns, Atlanta Falcons) and broadcaster (ESPN MNF), born in Quakertown, Pennsylvania
  • Mar 15 Kim Raver, American actress
  • Mar 19 Michael Bergin, model (Coca-Cola) and actor
  • Mar 19 Connor Trinneer, American actor
  • Mar 25 Cathy Dennis, English singer, songwriter, and actress
  • Mar 27 Kevin Corrigan, American actor (Grounded for Life-Uncle Eddie), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Mar 27 Pauley Perrette, American actress, photographer, poet and writer, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Mar 28 Brett Ratner, American film director (Rush Hour), born in Miami Beach, Florida
  • Mar 31 Samantha Brown, American television host
  • Apr 1 Arnaud Boetsch, French tennis player (Davis Cup 1996) and broadcaster (France Télévisions), born in Meulam France
  • Apr 1 Traci Lin-Tavi, American actress (Ryan's Hope, F/X, Fright Night 2), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 2 Yj Nagata [Yuji], wrestler (NJPW)

Person of interestAjay Devgan

Apr 2 Ajay Devgan, Indian actor and bollywood star (Phool Aur Kaante, Zakhm), born in New Delhi, Delhi, India

Actor & Bollywood Star Ajay Devgan
Actor & Bollywood Star
Ajay Devgan
  • Apr 4 Karren Brady, English sporting executive, TV personality and business executive (The Apprentice UK, Birmingham City F.C.), born in Edmonton, London
  • Apr 6 Ari Meyers, American actress (Emma McArdle-Kate & Allie), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico

Person of interestPaul Rudd

Apr 6 Paul Rudd, American actor (Clueless, The 40-Year-Old Virgin), born in Passaic, New Jersey

Actor Paul Rudd
Actor
Paul Rudd
  • Apr 10 Billy Jacoby, actor (Brad-Silver Spoons, Maggie), born in Flushing, New York
  • Apr 10 William Jayne, American actor (Parker Lewis Can't Lose), born in Flushing, New York
  • Apr 13 Harold Pruett, American actor (Sybil, Embrace of the Vampire), born in Anchorage, Alaska (d. 2002)
  • Apr 14 Vebjørn Selbekk, Norwegian journalist (Jyllands-Posten Muhammad cartoons controversy), born in Trondheim, Norway
  • Apr 18 Keith DeCandido, American sci-fi author (Star Trek), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 19 Jesse James, American television personality (Jesse James Is a Dead Man), born in Long Beach, California
  • Apr 20 Chris Jarvis, English children's TV personality, born in Romford, London
  • Apr 23 Richard Wolstencroft, Australian filmmaker and founder of the Melbourne Underground Film Festival (MUFF), born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Apr 23 Manoj Bajpayee [Bajpai], Indian actor (Satya, Road), born in Narkatiaganj, Bihar
  • Apr 24 Melinda Clarke, American actress (Days of Our Lives), born in Dana Point, California
  • Apr 24 Viveca Paulin, Swedish actress, born in Askim, Sweden

Person of interestRenée Zellweger

Apr 25 Renée Zellweger, American actress (Bridget Jones), born in Katy, Texas

  • Apr 25 Gina Torres, American actress (Firefly, Suits), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 29 Paul Adelstein, American actor
  • May 4 Ryan Shamrock, American professional wrestling valet, born in Houston, Texas
  • May 10 Judson Mills, Purcellville Va, actor (Hutch-As The World Turns)
  • May 12 Kim Fields Freeman, actress (Tootie-Facts of Life), born in Los Angeles, California
  • May 12 Kevin Nalty, famed YouTuber

Person of interestCate Blanchett

May 14 Cate Blanchett, Australian actress (The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, The Lord of the Rings), born in Melbourne, Victoria


  • May 16 Tracey Gold, American actress (Carol-Growing Pains, Incredible Sunday), born in NYC, New York
  • May 16 David Boreanaz, American actor (Angel, Bones), born in Buffalo, New York
  • May 17 Paige Turco, actress (Melanie-Guiding Light), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • May 17 Thom Filicia, American television personality
  • May 17 Alan Doyle, Canadian musician and actor (Great Big Sea), born in Petty Harbour. Newfoundland
  • May 20 Brian Gerard James, American professional wrestler
  • May 21 Masayo Kurata, Japanese voice actress

Person of interestAnne Heche

May 25 Anne Heche, American actress (Donnie Brasco, Juror, Volcano), born in Aurora, Ohio

Actress Anne Heche
Actress
Anne Heche
  • May 25 Matt Borlenghi, Italian-American actor (Brian Bodine-All My Children), born in Los Angeles, California
  • May 27 Dondre Whitfield, American actor (All My Children), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • May 29 Anthony Azizi, American actor (Idris-Lost, Eagle Eye), born in NYC, New York
  • Jun 2 Cy Chadwick, English actor
  • Jun 4 Horatio Sanz, Chilean-born comedian
  • Jun 7 Kim Rhodes, American actress
  • Jun 8 J.P. Manoux, American actor, born in Fresno, California
  • Jun 8 Marcos Siega, American director and producer (The Vampire Diaries), born in New York City
  • Jun 8 David Sutcliffe, Canadian American actor (Gilmore Girls), born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Person of interestPeter Dinklage

Jun 11 Peter Dinklage, American actor (Games of Thrones), born in Morristown, New Jersey

  • Jun 11 Matt McGrath, American actor, born in New York City
  • Jun 13 Jamie Walters, American actor and singer (The Heights, Beverly Hills 90210), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jun 14 Kyle Hebert, American voice actor for anime and video game, born in Lake Charles, Louisiana

Person of interestIce Cube

Jun 15 Ice Cube [O'Shea Jackson], American rapper and actor (Boyz in the Hood, Anaconda), born in Los Angeles, California

Rapper Ice Cube
Rapper
Ice Cube
  • Jun 18 Vito LoGrasso, American professional wrestler
  • Jun 19 Lara Spencer, American TV personality
  • Jun 23 Martin Klebba, American actor
  • Jun 25 Matt Gallant, American television host (The Planet's Funniest Animals), born in Syracuse, New York
  • Jun 28 Danielle Brisebois, American actress (Archie's Place, Big Bad Mama 2), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jun 28 Tichina Arnold, American actress, born in Queens, NYC, New York
  • Jun 28 Ayelet Zurer, Israeli actress, born in Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Jun 29 Ilan Mitchell-Smith, American academic and actor (Weird Science), born in NYC, New York

  • Jul 5 Jenji Kohan, American television writer and producer (Orange is the New Black), born in Los Angeles
  • Jul 6 Brian Van Holt, American actor (Bo Sinclair-House of Wax), born in Waukegan, Illinois
  • Jul 7 Cree Summer, American actress (Freddie-Different World), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jul 7 Robin Weigert, American actress, born in Washington, D.C.
  • Jul 8 Lori Hallier, Victoria BC Canada, actress (Shannon-Santa Barbara)
  • Jul 10 Gale Harold, American actor
  • Jul 10 Alexandra Hedison, American actress
  • Jul 13 Jamie Walter, actor (Pirate Island)
  • Jul 13 Ken Jeong, American comedian and actor (Community, The Hangover), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Jul 16 Rain Pryor, American actress (Head of the Class) and daughter of Richard Pryor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jul 16 Daryl Mitchell, American actor (Tommy Webber-Galaxy Quest), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Jul 18 Masanori Murakawa, Japanese professional wrestler
  • Jul 19 David Goldsmith, actor (Eric-Models Inc), born in New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Jul 19 Matthew Libatique, American cinematographer
  • Jul 20 Josh Holloway, American actor

Person of interestJennifer Lopez

Jul 24 Jennifer "J.Lo" Lopez, American actress and pop singer (Selena), born in The Bronx, New York

Singer and Actress Jennifer Lopez
Singer and Actress
Jennifer Lopez

Person of interestTriple H

Jul 27 Triple H [Paul Michael Levesque], American professional wrestler, born in Nashua, New Hampshire

Professional Wrestler Triple H
Professional Wrestler
Triple H
  • Jul 30 Simon Baker, Australian actor, born in Launceston, Australia
  • Jul 31 Loren Dean, actor (Billy Bathgate, Say Anything), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Jul 31 Rudolf Martin, German actor (Anton-All My Children), born in Berlin, Germany
  • Jul 31 David Cash [David Tyler Cash], American professional wrestler, born in Waynesboro, Virginia
  • Aug 1 David Wain, American actor and director (Wet Hot American Summer), born in Shaker Heights, Ohio
  • Aug 4 Michael DeLuise, American actor
  • Aug 8 Dick Togo [Shigeki Sato], Japanese professional wrestler, born in Odate, Akita, Japan
  • Aug 8 Faye Wong, Hong Kong cantopop singer-songwriter and actress (Chungking Express), born in Beijing, China
  • Aug 11 Eddie Garcia, LA, actor/musician (Guys Next Door-I Was Made For You)
  • Aug 11 Ashley Jensen, Scottish actress (Extras, After Life), born in Annan, Scotland
  • Aug 12 Kitty G [Katia Geiger], Leningrad Russia, cable tv actress
  • Aug 12 Aga Muhlach, Filipino actor
  • Aug 15 Cris Judd, American actor/choreographer

  • Aug 16 Andy Milder, American voice actor
  • Aug 18 Christian Slater, American actor (Robin Hood, Untamed Heart, Heathers), born in New York City, New York
  • Aug 18 Edward Norton, American actor (American History X), born in Boston, Massachusetts

Person of interestMatthew Perry

Aug 19 Matthew Perry, Canadian-American actor (Chandler Bing on Friends), born in Williamstown, Massachusetts

  • Aug 19 Patrick Van Horn, American actor
  • Aug 20 Francisco Torres, Mexican actor (Los diez pasos), born in Mexico
  • Aug 20 Duke Droese, American professional wrestler, born in Lodi, California
  • Aug 21 Nathan Jones, Australian professional wrestler and actor, born in Gold Coast, Australia
  • Aug 26 Elaine Irwin, American model (Almay Cosmetics, Ralph Lauren) and former wife of John Mellencamp, born in Gilbertsville, Pennsylvania
  • Aug 27 Chandra Wilson, American actress
  • Aug 28 Jason Priestley, Canadian-American actor (Brandon-Beverly Hills 90210), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Aug 28 Jack Black, American actor (High Fidelity, Kung Fu Panda), comedian and singer (Tenacious D), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Aug 31 Jonathan LaPaglia, Australian actor
  • Sep 2 Mark Brettschneider, American actor (Jason-One Life to Live), born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Sep 3 John Fugelsang, American actor and political commentator, born in Long Island, New York
  • Sep 3 Noah Baumbach, American, director, writer and filmmaker (The Squid and the Whale), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Sep 4 Noah Taylor, English-born actor, born in London, United Kingdom
  • Sep 5 Dweezil Zappa, American rock guitarist and son of Frank Zappa, born in Hollywood, California
  • Sep 6 CeCe Peniston, American singer (Finally) and beauty queen (Miss Black Arizona 1989), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Sep 6 Helen Labdon, English model (page 3), born in Bracknell, England
  • Sep 7 Angie Everhart, American model and actress (Jade, Last Action Hero), born in Akron, Ohio
  • Sep 7 Diane Farr, American actress (Numb3rs), born in Manhattan, New York
  • Sep 9 Scott DeFreitas, American actor (Andy Dixon-As the World Turns), born in Newton, Massachusetts
  • Sep 9 Constance Marie, American actress, born in East Los Angeles, California
  • Sep 10 Jonathon Schaech, American actor
  • Sep 11 Laura Sisk, American actress (Allison Rescott-Loving), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Sep 13 Ilka Knickenberg, German actress
  • Sep 13 Shane Warne, Australian cricket spin bowler and broadcaster (145 Tests, 708 wickets; 194 ODIs), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Sep 13 Tyler Perry, American filmmaker (Tyler Perry's House of Payne), author and songwriter, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Sep 13 Bong Joon-ho, South Korean film director (Parasite), born in Daegu, South Korea

  • Sep 15 Jeffrey Schwarz, American film director and producer
  • Sep 20 Victoria Dillard, American actress (Spin City), born in NYC, New York
  • Sep 20 Megumi Kudo, Japanese professional wrestler, born in Koshigaya, Saitama, Japan
  • Sep 21 Billy Porter, American actor and singer (Kinky Boots), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 24 Lisa Matthews, American Playboy model (Apr, 1990, Playmate of the Year 1991), born in Peoria, Illinois
  • Sep 24 Megan Ward, American actress (Kimberly Sayers-Dark Skies), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Sep 24 Goya Toledo, Spanish actress and model (Amores Perros), born in Arrecife, Spain

Person of interestCatherine Zeta-Jones

Sep 25 Catherine Zeta-Jones, Welsh actress (Chicago, The Terminal, The Legend of Zorro), born in Swansea, Wales

  • Sep 25 Hal Sparks, American actor, born in Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Sep 26 Anthony Kavanagh, French-Canadian comedian, actor and singer, born in Longueuil, Canada
  • Sep 29 Erika Eleniak, American Canadian actress (Baywatch) and Playboy playmate (Jul, 1989), born in Glendale, California
  • Sep 30 Chris Von Erich, American professional wrestler (d. 1991)
  • Sep 30 Silas Weir Mitchell, American character actor (Prison Break, Grimm), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Oct 1 Zach Galifianakis, American actor (The Hangover, Birdman), born in Wilkesboro, North Carolina
  • Oct 2 Mitch English, American actor
  • Oct 2 Jun Akiyama, Japanese professional wrestler
  • Oct 3 Shane Butterworth, actor (Timmy-Bad News Bears)
  • Oct 5 Karyn Parsons, actress (Hilary-Fresh Prince of Bel Air) [or Oct 8 66]
  • Oct 7 Malia Hosaka, Hawaiian professional wrestler, born in Honolulu, Hawaii

About 1969

How Old? 51 or 52 years old
Generation: Generation X

Chinese Zodiac: Monkey (Jan 1 - Feb 16), Rooster (Feb 17 - Dec 31)