Birthdays in Film & Television in 1972

About 1972

How Old? 45 or 46 years old
Generation: Generation X

Chinese Zodiac: Rat (Jan 1 - Feb 2), Pig (Jan 27 - Dec 31)

Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 264

  • Jan 3 Yoon Chan, South Korean actor
  • Jan 4 James Longley, American documentary filmmaker
  • Jan 6 Shae Marks, playmate (May, 1994), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Jan 9 Kristie Hicks, Bardstown Kentucky, Miss America-Kentucky (1996)
  • Jan 9 Sarah Beeny, British TV personality
  • Jan 9 Angie Martinez, American radio and television personality
  • Jan 10 Brian Lawler, American professional wrestler
  • Jan 11 Amber Medlin, Virginia Beach Virginia, Miss America-Virginia (1996)
  • Jan 11 Marc Blucas, American actor
  • Jan 12 Randy Sklar, American comedian
  • Jan 13 Nicole Eggert, actress (Charles in Charge, Baywatch), born in Glendale, California
  • Jan 15 Ernie Reyes Jr, actor (Ernie-Sidekicks), born in San Jose, California
  • Jan 15 Kimberly Anne Massaro, Miss America (Missouri-5th-1997), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • Jan 15 Claudia Winkleman, English television presenter
  • Jan 16 Dameon Clarke, Canadian actor
  • Jan 16 Richard T. Jones, American actor

  • Jan 16 Greg Page, Australian musician and actor
  • Jan 17 Benno Fürmann, German actor
  • Jan 19 Joana Benedek, Mexican actress
  • Jan 19 Ron Killings, American professional wrestler
  • Jan 19 Drea de Matteo, American actress (Swordfish, The Sopranos), born in Queens, New York
  • Jan 22 Gabriel Macht, American actor (Suits), born in New York
  • Jan 22 Romi Paku, Japanese seiyu (voice actress)
  • Jan 23 Ewen Bremner, Scottish actor
  • Jan 27 Guillermo, Mexican-born American TV personality
  • Feb 1 Yoshi DeHerrera, American TV personality
  • Feb 5 Erin Phillips, Miss America-Missouri (1996), born in Mexico, Missouri,
  • Feb 5 Koriki Chōshū, Japanese comedian
  • Feb 7 Essence Atkins, American actress
  • Feb 7 Robyn Lively, American actress
  • Feb 9 Jason George, actor (Michael Bourre-Sunset Beach)
  • Feb 9 Crispin Freeman, American voice actor
  • Feb 12 Andrew Cassesse, US actor (Revenge of Nerds II, TV 101), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 12 Latrice Royale [Timothy Wilcots], American drag queen and TV personality (RuPaul's Drag Race), born in Compton, California
  • Feb 14 Erika Rachael Schwarz, Folsom La, Miss America (Louisiana-2nd-1997)
  • Feb 14 Big Daddy V, American professional wrestler
  • Feb 14 Hiroshi, Japanese comedian
  • Feb 14 Najwa Nimri, Spanish actress
  • Feb 17 Valeria Mazza, Argentinian model and businesswoman, born in Rosario, Argentina
  • Feb 18 Shani Lynn Nielsen, New Albany IN, Miss America (Indiana-Top 10-1997)
  • Feb 19 Francine, American professional wrestler

  • Feb 20 Corinna Harney, Bremerhaven Germany, playmate (Aug, 1991)
  • Feb 22 Christin Didier, Miss USA-Montana (1997)
  • Feb 24 Patricia Regan Leines, Medford Or, Miss America (Oregon-3rd-1997)
  • Feb 28 Rory Cochrane, American actor
  • Feb 29 Antonio Sabato Jr, actor (Jagger Cates-General Hospital)
  • Mar 2 Richard Ruccolo, American actor
  • Mar 3 Christian Oliver, actor (Baby Sitters Club, Brian-Saved by the Bell)
  • Mar 6 Susan Alexander, Miss America-Maryland (1997), born in Silver Spring, Maryland
  • Mar 7 Jang Dong-gun, South Korean actor and musician
  • Mar 7 Maxim Roy, Quebec actress
  • Mar 9 Marcia M Griffith, Miss America-Maryland (1996), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Mar 9 Kerr Smith, American actor (Final Destination, Dawson's Creek), born in Exton, Pennsylvania
  • Mar 12 Hector Luis Bustamante, Colombian actor
  • Mar 12 James Maritato, American professional wrestler
  • Mar 13 Shea Olliff, Miss America-Georgia (1997), born in Augusta, Georgia
  • Mar 15 Casey Cristin Mizell, Miss USA-South Carolina (1997)
  • Mar 18 Dane Cook, American comedian and actor
  • Mar 21 Chris Candido, professional wrestler (d. 2005)
  • Mar 23 Jennifer K Chapman, Miss USA-Massachusetts (1997)
  • Mar 23 Judith Godrèche, French actress and author
  • Mar 26 Jon Reep, American comedian and actor
  • Mar 27 Charlie Haas, American professional wrestler, born in Houston, Texas
  • Mar 28 Nick Frost, English comedian and actor
  • Mar 29 Junichi Suwabe, Japanese voice actor, born in Tokyo
  • Mar 30 Peggy Zlotkowski, Miss France-Universe (1989)
  • Mar 31 Alejandro Amenábar, Spanish film director
  • Mar 31 Andrew Bowen, American actor
  • Apr 1 Allen and Albert Hughes, American film directors
  • Apr 3 Jennie Garth, American actress (Kelly Taylor-Beverly Hills 90210), born in Champaign, Illinois
  • Apr 5 Krista Allen, American actress
  • Apr 6 Jason Hervey, actor (Wayne Arnold-Wonder Years)
  • Apr 11 Balls Mahoney [Jonathan Rechner], American professional wrestler, born in Spring Lake Heights, New Jersey (d. 2016)
  • Apr 15 Peter Billingsley, American actor (Real People), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 15 Lou Romano, American voice actor

Person of interestJennifer Garner

Apr 17 Jennifer Garner [Affleck], American actress (Sydney Bristow-Alias), born in Houston, Texas

  • Apr 17 Claire Sweeney, English actress
  • Apr 18 Eli Roth, American film director

Person of interestCarmen Electra

Apr 20 Carmen Electra [Tara Leigh Patrick], American model and actress (Scary Movie, Meet the Spartans), born in Sharonville, Ohio

  • Apr 21 Lori Flick, Miss America-Massachusetts (1997), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Apr 22 Anna Falchi, Tampera Finland, actress (La Dolce Vita '90)
  • Apr 23 Sonya Smith, American actress
  • Apr 27 David Lascher, American actor (Josh-Clueless, Kidz in the Wood), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 27 Maura West, American actress (As the World Turns), born in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • May 2 Jennifer Miriam, American actress and Playmate (March, 1997), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Person of interestThe Rock

May 2 The Rock [Dwayne Johnson], American professional wrestler and actor, born in Hayward, California

Actor & Professional Wrestler The Rock
Actor & Professional Wrestler
The Rock
  • May 2 Pandora Boxx [Michael Steck], American drag queen, comedian and TV personality (RuPaul's Drag Race), born in Jamestown, New York
  • May 5 Brigitta Boccoli, actress (Manhattan Baby), born in Milan, Italy
  • May 5 Wendy Kaye, playmate (Jul, 1991), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • May 7 Asghar Farhadi, Iranian film director (The Salesman, A Separation), born in Khomeyni Shahr, Iran
  • May 9 Megumi Odaka, Japanese actress and artist
  • May 10 Emma Ridley, American actress (Return to Oz, Boy Meets World), born in Hanpstead England, actress
  • May 11 Anita Hegh, Australian actress
  • May 12 Annette Albertson, Reno Nevada, Miss America-Nevada (1997)
  • May 12 Paul Stout, Saugus California, actor (Phillip-Scarecrow & Mrs King)
  • May 14 Gabriel Mann, American actor
  • May 15 David Charvet, actor (Melrose Place)
  • May 16 Khary Payton, American actor
  • May 21 Alesha Oreskovich, playmate (Jun, 1993), born in Tampa, Florida
  • May 22 Alison Eastwood, daughter of actor Clint/actress (Tightrope)
  • May 22 Anna Belknap, American actress (CSI NY), born in Damariscotta, Maine
  • May 22 Annabel Chong, Singapore actress
  • May 24 Greg Berlanti, American television writer and producer
  • May 26 Patsy Palmer, British actress
  • May 31 Karl Geary, Irish actor
  • Jun 1 Daniel Casey, English actor (Midsomer Murders), born in Stockton-on-Tees, England

Person of interestWayne Brady

Jun 2 Wayne Brady, American actor and comedian (The Wayne Brady Show, Whose Line Is It Anyway?), born in Columbus, Georgia

  • Jun 2 Wentworth Miller, American actor
  • Jun 2 Simon Staho, Danish film director
  • Jun 4 Rob Huebel, American comedian
  • Jun 5 Mike Bucci, American professional wrestler

  • Jun 7 Karl Urban, New Zealand actor
  • Jun 9 Tomoe Hanba, Japanese voice actress
  • Jun 10 Steven Fischer, American film producer and director, born in Baltimore, Maryland
  • Jun 16 John Cho, Korean-American actor
  • Jun 19 Poppy Montgomery, Australian actress (Without a Trace), born in Sydney, New South Wales
  • Jun 19 Robin Tunney, American actress (The Mentalist), born in Chicago, Illinois

Person of interestJean Dujardin

Jun 19 Jean Dujardin, 1st French actor to win an Oscar for Best Actor (The Artist), born in Rueil-Malmaison, Île-de-France

Actor and Comedian Jean Dujardin
Actor and Comedian
Jean Dujardin

Person of interestSelma Blair

Jun 23 Selma Blair, American actress (Cruel Intentions, Legally Blonde), born in Southfield, Michigan

Actress Selma Blair
Actress
Selma Blair
  • Jun 28 Alessandro Nivola, American actor, born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jun 29 Samantha Smith, Houlton Mo, actress (Elizabeth-Lime Street)
  • Jun 30 Ellen Coleen Pasturzak, Miss America-Ohio (1996), born in Portsmouth, Ohio
  • Jul 1 Corey Hirsch, Canadian NHL goalie/coach/broadcaster (Olympic silver 1994), born in Medicine Hat, Canada
  • Jul 2 Towanna Stone, Miss USA-Tennessee (1997, 3rd)
  • Jul 5 Michael Bays, Enrico California, actor (Bronx Zoo, Days of Our Live)
  • Jul 5 Tatsuhito Takaiwa, wrestler (NJPW)
  • Jul 8 Shōsuke Tanihara, Japanese actor
  • Jul 10 Damon Sharpe, actor/musician (Guys Next Door), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Jul 10 Peter Serafinowicz, British comedian and actor
  • Jul 10 Sofia Vergara, Colombian-American actress (Modern Family), born in Barranquilla, Colombia
  • Jul 12 Jake Wood, English actor
  • Jul 13 Sean Waltman, American wrestler
  • Jul 14 Deborah Mailman, Australian actress
  • Jul 15 Scott Foley, American actor (Scandal, Felicity), born in Kansas City, Kansas
  • Jul 15 Beth Ostrosky, American model
  • Jul 19 Adriaan Jurriaan Zoetmulder, Dutch author and director (Eindhovens Newspaper)
  • Jul 19 Andrew Kavovit, actor (Paul-As the World Turns)
  • Jul 19 Naohito Fujiki, Japanese actor and singer
  • Jul 21 Shinjiro Otani, wrestler (NJPW)
  • Jul 22 Colin Ferguson, Canadian actor
  • Jul 23 Marlon Wayans, comedian (Wayans Bros, In Living Color)
  • Jul 27 Takako Fuji, Japanese actress (The Grudge / Ju-on), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Jul 27 Maya Rudolph, American actress and comedian, born in Gainesville, Florida
  • Jul 28 Elizabeth Berkley, American actress (Jessie-Saved by the Bell, Showgirl), born in Farmington Hills, Michigan
  • Jul 28 Yeom Jeong-ah, South Korean actress (A Tale of Two Sisters), born in Seoul
  • Jul 29 Wil Wheaton, American actor (Star Trek Next Generation-Wesley, Stand By Me), born in Burbank, California
  • Jul 31 Tami Stronach, Iranian actress (Neverending Story), born in Tehran, Iran
  • Aug 1 D-Von Dudley, American professional wrestler, born in New Rochelle, New York
  • Aug 1 Tanya Reid, Canadian actress (Exit to Eden), born in Dryden, Ontario, Canada
  • Aug 4 Stefan Brogren, Canadian actor
  • Aug 5 Ikuto Hidaka, Japanese professional wrestler

  • Aug 7 Greg Serano, American actor
  • Aug 9 Elizabeth Vassey, actress (Emily Martin-All My Children), born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Aug 11 Jonathon Prandi, American model
  • Aug 12 Rebecca Gayheart, actress (Hannah Mayberry-Loving)

Person of interestBen Affleck

Aug 15 Ben Affleck, American actor (Armageddon, Pearl Harbor), born in Berkeley, California

  • Aug 15 Chris Morrissey, American film director/actor
  • Aug 15 Matthew Wood, American actor and sound editor
  • Aug 16 Frankie Boyle, Scottish comedian, born in Pollokshaws, Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • Aug 18 Shaun Wilson, Australian artist and filmmaker, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Aug 19 Sammi Cheng [Sau Man], Hong Kong singer and actress (Internal Affairs), born in Hong Kong
  • Aug 22 Marliece Andrada, playmate (March 1998), born in Manteca, California
  • Aug 27 Dalip Singh, Indian professional wrestler
  • Aug 27 Mike Smith, Canadian actor
  • Aug 28 John Buchanan, American actor (Sidekicks, Black Stallion, Family Man), born in Tallahassee, Florida
  • Aug 29 Bae Yong Joon, South Korean actor

Person of interestCameron Diaz

Aug 30 Cameron Diaz, American actress (Shrek, The Mask, My Best Friend's Wedding), born in Long Beach, California

Actress Cameron Diaz
Actress
Cameron Diaz
  • Aug 31 Chris Tucker, American actor
  • Sep 1 Doug Williams, British professional wrestler
  • Sep 3 Shim Eun-ha, South Korean actress
  • Sep 4 Danny Ponce, Waltham Mass, actor (Willie-Valerie/Hogan Family)
  • Sep 4 Myra Katherine Hale, Miss America-Nebraska (1996), born in Lincoln, Nebraska
  • Sep 4 Françoise Yip, Canadian actress
  • Sep 6 Justina Machado, Puerto Rican actress (Six Feet Under), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Sep 6 Anika Noni Rose, American actress (Dreamgirls) and singer, born in Bloomfield, Connecticut
  • Sep 6 Idris Elba, English actor, (The Wire, Luther), born in London, England
  • Sep 6 Dylan Bruno, American actor (Numb3rs), born in Milford, Connecticut
  • Sep 8 Cari Shayne, American actress (Karen Cates-General Hospital), born in Sellersville, Tennessee
  • Sep 8 Giovanni Frezza, Italian actor
  • Sep 8 Lisa Kennedy, American television personality
  • Sep 8 Tomokazu Seki, Japanese voice actor
  • Sep 9 Goran Višnjić, Croatian actor
  • Sep 10 James Duval, American actor
  • Sep 10 Anurag Kashyap, Indian film director, writer, producer and actor (Gangs of Wasseypur, Satya, Black Friday), born in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh
  • Sep 12 Cady Cantrell, American actress and playmate (Apr, 1992), born in Lanett, Alabama
  • Sep 15 Amanda Lynn Granrud, Miss America-Montana (1996), born in Great Falls, Montana
  • Sep 15 Jimmy Carr, English comedian
  • Sep 16 Shalane McCall, actor (Charlie Wade-Dallas)
  • Sep 17 Bobby Lee, American comedian
  • Sep 18 Michael Landes, actor (American Summer)
  • Sep 21 Alicia Rickter, playmate (Oct, 1995), born in Long Beach, California
  • Sep 25 Nikole Viola, Miss USA-Louisiana (1997)

Person of interestGwyneth Paltrow

Sep 27 Gwyneth Paltrow, American actress (Pallbearer, Emma, Hard Eight), born in Los Angeles, California

  • Sep 28 Dena Querubin, Waterford NJ, Miss America-NJ (1996)
  • Sep 29 Robert Webb, British actor, comedian, and writer (Jeremy "Jez" Usborne- "Peep Show"), born in Boston, Lincolnshire
  • Oct 2 Patricia Gauani, Miss USA-Delaware (1997)
  • Oct 2 Tara Dawn Holland, American pageant contestant (Miss America 1997), born in Overland Park, Kansas
  • Oct 6 Ryu Shi-won, Korean actor and singer
  • Oct 7 Ben Younger, American screenwriter and film director
  • Oct 9 Sarah Vandenbergh, Australian actor (Neighbours), born in Sydney, Australia