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Actors and Actresses Born in 1974

  • Jan 9 Farhan Akhtar, Indian Bollywood film director & actor, born in Mumbai, India
  • Jan 10 Jemaine Clement, New Zealand actor & musician (Flight of the Conchords - "Feel Inside (And Stuff Like That)"), born in Masterton, New Zealand
  • Jan 10 Hrithik Roshan, Indian actor & dancer (Bang Bang!, Fiza, Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai), born in Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • Jan 14 Kevin Durand, Canadian actor (The Strain), born in Thunder Bay, Canada

Kate Moss

Jan 16 Kate Moss, English model, born in Croydon, England

  • Jan 17 Annemarie Jacir, Palestinian filmmaker and poet, born in Bethlehem, Palestine
  • Jan 18 Devon Odessa, American actress (Sharon-My So Called Life, Girl of Limberlost), born in Parkersburg, West Virginia
  • Jan 18 Michael Tunn, Australian radio announcer & television presenter, born in Adelaide, Australia
  • Jan 18 Maulik Pancholy, American actor, born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Jan 19 Frank Caliendo, American comedian & impressionist, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Jan 21 Rove McManus, Australian television host and comedian
  • Jan 23 Tiffani Theissen, American actress (Saved by Bell, 90210), born in Long Beach, California
  • Jan 23 Rebekah Elmaloglou, Australian actress, born in Sydney, Australia
  • Jan 24 Ed Helms, American comic actor (The Daily Show; The Office; The Hangover), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Jan 25 Robert Budreau, Canadian film director, born in London, Canada

Christian Bale

Jan 30 Christian Bale, British actor (Batman Begins, American Psycho, The Machinist), born in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales

Olivia Colman

Jan 30 Olivia Colman, English actress (Broadchurch, The Favourite), born in Norwich, England

  • Feb 1 Jennifer Lien, American actress (Hannah Moore-Another World), born in Palos Heights, Illinois
  • Feb 5 Adrienne Johnson, American basketball guard, administrator, broadcaster (WNBA Cleveland Rockers; Uni of Louisville), born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Feb 5 Omarosa Manigault Newman, American reality TV star & former political aide, born in Youngstown, Ohio
  • Feb 8 Seth Green, American actor and producer (Family Guy; Austin Powers), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Feb 9 Amber Valletta, American actress and model (Hitch, Revenge), born in Phoenix, Arizona

Elizabeth Banks

Feb 10 Elizabeth Banks, American actress (The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Man on a Ledge), born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

  • Feb 15 Jodie McMullen, Miss Universe-Australia/Miss Congeniality (1996)

Mahershala Ali

Feb 16 Mahershala Ali [Mahershalalhashbaz George], American actor (Moonlight, Green Book), born in Oakland, California

  • Feb 17 Jerry O'Connell, American actor (Scream 2, Andrew-My Secret Identity), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 18 Jillian Michaels, American fitness instructor & television personality (The Biggest Loser), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Feb 19 Danny Doring, American professional wrestler
  • Feb 20 Ophelie Winter, French actress
  • Feb 24 Bonnie Somerville, American actress and singer
  • Feb 25 Divya Bharti, Indian actress who starred in Hindi and Telugu movies in the early 1990s (Shola Aur Shabnam, Deewana), born in Mumbai, Maharastra, India (d. 1993)
  • Feb 28 Michael Manasseri, actor (License to Drive)
  • Mar 1 Mark-Paul Gosselaar, actor (Zack-Saved by the Bell)
  • Mar 1 Joachim Trier, Danish born Norwegian film director (The Worst Person in the World), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Mar 2 Hayley Lewis, Australian swimmer and broadcaster (World C'ship gold 200m freestyle 1991; Olympic silver 800m, bronze 400m 1992), born in Brisbane, Australia
  • Mar 3 Jared Rushton, actor (Big, Honey I Shrank the Kids)
  • Mar 3 David Faustino, actor (I Had 3 Wives, Bud-Married With Children), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Mar 3 Paula Malai Ali, Malaysian-Bruneian TV Presenter and Actress

Kevin Connolly

Mar 5 Kevin Connolly, American actor (Beverly Hillbillies, Rocky V, Angus), born in Patchogue, New York

  • Mar 5 Matt Lucas, English comedian

Eva Mendes

Mar 5 Eva Mendes, American actress (Training Day, 2 Fast 2 Furious), born in Miami, Florida

  • Mar 6 Sebastian Siegel, British-American actor (Lost, Hawaii Five-0), born in Oxford, England
  • Mar 7 Larry Bagby, American actor and musician (Buffy the Vampire Slyer), born in Marysville, California
  • Mar 7 Jenna Fischer, American actress (The Office), born in Fort Wayne, Indiana
  • Mar 7 Tobias Menzies, English actor (Outlander, The Crown), born in London, England
  • Mar 14 Grace Park, American-Canadian actress (Hawaii Five-0), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Mar 17 Mark Dolan, English comedian and TV show host (Balls of Steel), born in London, England
  • Mar 19 Vida Guerra, Cuban-American swimsuit model
  • Mar 20 Paula Garces, Colombian actress
  • Mar 21 Laura Allen, American actress
  • Mar 24 Alyson Hannigan, American actress (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, How I met Your Mother), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Mar 25 Lark Voorhies, American actress
  • Mar 27 Russ Haas, American professional wrestler, born in Edmond, Oklahoma (d. 2001)
  • Mar 29 Kristoffer Cusick, American actor
  • Mar 31 Carol Ann Plante, actress (Sara Henderson-Harry & the Hendersons)
  • Mar 31 Benjamin Eicher, Swiss film director
  • Apr 3 Wu Jing, Chinese actor and martial artist (Wolf Warrior), born in Beijing, China
  • Apr 5 Uhm Tae Woong, South Korean actor
  • Apr 8 Chino XL [Derek Keith Barbosa], American rapper and actor, born in The Bronx, New York
  • Apr 10 Helen Jane Long, British pianist and contemporary classical and film score composer (Embers; Vessel of Light), born in Hampshire, England
  • Apr 11 Anton Glanzelius, Danish actor (My Life as a Dog), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Apr 11 Tricia Helfer, Canadian model and actress (Battlestar Galactica, 2004-09), born in Donalda, Alberta
  • Apr 11 Zöe Lucker, British television actor, born in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
  • Apr 12 Belinda Emmett, Australian actress (Home and Away), born in Gosford, New South Wales, Australia (d. 2006)
  • Apr 12 Marley Shelton, American actress (Sin City), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 15 Marena Bencomo, Miss Universe-2nd place (Venezuela, 1997)
  • Apr 15 Danny Pino, American actor (Cold Case), born in Miami, Florida
  • Apr 15 Douglas Spain, American actor, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 16 Xu Jinglei, Chinese actress, singer and director, born in Beijing, China
  • Apr 16 Valarie Rae Miller, American actress, born in Lafayette, Louisiana
  • Apr 19 Akara Amarttayakul, Thai actor (Muay Thai Chaiya), born in Bangkok, Thailand
  • Apr 22 Georgia Goettmann, model (Cosmo-May 1995)
  • Apr 23 Barry Watson, American actor (What About Brian), born in Traverse City, Michigan
  • Apr 24 Eric Kripke, American television writer, director and producer (Supernatural), born in Toledo, Ohio
  • Apr 24 Comedy Dave [David Lloyd Vitty], British radio personality, born in Hong Kong
  • Apr 26 Ivana Miličević, Croatian-American actress (Banshee), born in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Apr 26 Adil Ray, English radio presenter (BBC Asian Network), born in Birmingham, England
  • Apr 27 Johnny Devine, Canadian professional wrestler, born in Merritt, British Columbia, Canada

Penélope Cruz

Apr 28 Penélope Cruz, Spanish actress (Vanilla Sky, Waking Up in Reno), born in Madrid, Spain

  • Apr 29 Anggun [Sasmi], Indonesian-French pop, rock, and world music singer-songwriter (Snow in the Sahara; In Your Mind), television personality, and U.N. global ambassador, born in Jakarta, Indonesia
  • May 7 Breckin Meyer, American voice actor and actor (Robot Chicken), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • May 8 Jon Tickle, English TV presenter ( Brainiac), born in Norwich, England
  • May 11 Billy Kidman, American professional wrestler
  • May 11 Benoît Magimel, French actor
  • May 13 Brian Geraghty, American actor (Broadwalk Empire, Big Sky), born in Toms River, New Jersey
  • May 14 Keram Malichi-Sanchez, actor (No Contest, Catwalk, Boulevard)
  • May 14 Jennifer Allan, American model
  • May 15 Ahmet Zappa, American musician, actor (2 Hip 4 TV), novelist, and film maker (The Odd Life Of Timothy Green), born in Los Angeles, California
  • May 15 Shiney Ahuja, Indian actor
  • May 15 Russell Hornsby, American television and film actor (Grimm; Fences), born in Oakland, California
  • May 16 Adam Richman, American TV personality (Man v Food), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • May 17 Sendhil Ramamurthy, American actor
  • May 19 Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Indian actor (Gangs of Wasseypur- Faizal Khan), born in Budhana, Uttar Pradesh
  • May 21 Fairuza Balk, American actress (The Craft, Gas Food Lodging), born in Point Reyes, California
  • May 22 Sean Gunn, American actor
  • May 22 A. J. Langer, American actress
  • May 23 Charlie Yeung, Hong Kong actress and singer (Seven Swords), born in Hong Kong
  • May 24 Will Sasso, Canadian-American actor and comedian (The Three Stooges 2012), born in Ladner, British Columbia, Canada
  • May 28 Alicia Minshew, American actress (Kendall Hart-All My Children), born in Plantation, Florida
  • May 29 Myf Warhurst, Australian radio presenter on Triple J and TV personality on Spicks and Specks
  • May 30 Cee-Lo Green [Thomas Callaway], American Grammy winning singer-songwriter (Crazy, F*** You), reality TV judge (The Voice), record producer, and actor, born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Jun 3 Arianne Zuker, American actress
  • Jun 5 Chad Allen [Lazzari], American actor (David-Our House, St Elsewhere), born in Cerritos, California
  • Jun 6 Danny Strong, American actor
  • Jun 6 Sonya Walger, British actress
  • Jun 7 Edward "Bear" Grylls, British adventurer, author and TV presenter (Man vs. Wild), born in Donaghadee, Northern Ireland
  • Jun 9 Randy Winn, American baseball outfielder (MLB All Star 2002; TB Devil Rays, Seattle Mariners, SF Giants) and analyst (NBC Sports Bay Area), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jun 13 Steve-O, American television personality
  • Jun 13 Brande Roderick, American actress
  • Jun 13 Takahiro Sakurai, Japanese voice actor
  • Jun 14 Jang Jin-young, South Korean actress
  • Jun 14 Phillip Rhys, British actor
  • Jun 18 Bumper Robinson, American actor (Webster; A Different World; Flatland), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Jun 22 Donald Faison, American actor (Scrubs - "Dr. Turk"), born in Harlem, New York City

Vijay

Jun 22 [C. Joseph] Vijay, Indian actor and singer (Poove Unakkaga), born in Madras (now Chennai), India

  • Jun 23 Joel Edgerton, Australian actor
  • Jun 25 Karisma Kapoor, Indian actress (one of the most popular and highest-paid Hindi film actresses in the 1990s and early 2000s), born in Mumbai, India
  • Jun 25 Nisha Ganatra, Canadian film director (Chutney Popcorn), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Jun 26 Matt Striker, American professional wrestler, born in Queens, New York
  • Jun 27 Christian Kane, American actor (Leverage, The Librarians), born in Dallas, Texas
  • Jun 28 Rob Dyrdek, American entrepreneur, TV personality (Ridiculousness) and professional skateboarder, born in Kettering, Ohio
  • Jul 1 Michele Krasnoo, American actress (Kickboxer IV), born in Culver City, California
  • Jul 2 Moon So-ri, South Korean actress
  • Jul 8 Zhanna Friske, Russian actress and singer
  • Jul 8 Tami Erin, American actress and model
  • Jul 10 (Idalmis) Marina Vidal, American actress, journalist and beauty queen (Miss Florida 1996), born in Miami, Florida
  • Jul 10 Chiwetel Ejiofor, British film and stage actor ("Twelve Years a Slave"), born in London, England
  • Jul 12 Gregory Helms, American professional wrestler
  • Jul 14 David Mitchell, English comedian and actor (Mitchell and Webb, Peep Show), born in Salisbury, England
  • Jul 16 Chris Pontius, American actor and Jackass cast member, born in Pasadena, California
  • Jul 19 Rey Bucanero, Mexican professional wrestler
  • Jul 20 Simon Rex, American actor
  • Jul 22 Viktoria Tolstoy [Louise Viktoria Kjellberg], Swedish jazz singer ("Meet Me at the Movies"), born in Sigtuna Municipality, Sweden
  • Jul 22 Franka Potente, German actress
  • Jul 23 Sonny Siaki, Samoan-born professional wrestler, born in Pago Pago, American Samoa
  • Jul 23 Kathryn Hahn, American actress (WandaVision), born in Westchester, Illinois
  • Jul 25 Jay R. Ferguson, American actor (Evening Shade, Mad Men), born in Dallas, Texas
  • Jul 25 Kenzo Suzuki, Japanese professional wrestler, born in Hekinan, Aichi, Japan
  • Jul 28 Justin Lee Collins, British radio host, actor and comedian, born in Southmead, Bristol
  • Jul 28 Hannah Waddingham, British actress (Ted Lasso; Game of Thrones, 2015-16), and musical theater singer, born in London, England

Hilary Swank

Jul 30 Hilary Swank, American actress (Boys Don't Cry, Million Dollar Baby), born in Lincoln, Nebraska

  • Jul 31 Emilia Fox, English actress (The Pianist), born in London
  • Aug 2 Angie Cepeda, Colombian actress, born in Magangué, Colombia
  • Aug 3 Jenny Beck, American actress (Claire Carroll-Guns & Paradise), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Aug 5 Kajol Mukherjee, Indian actress (Fanaa, My Name Is Khan), born in Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • Aug 6 Ever Carradine, American actress
  • Aug 7 Michael Shannon, American actor (Nocturnal Animals, Boardwalk Empire), born in Lexington, Kentucky
  • Aug 8 Scott D'Amore, Canadian professional wrestler and manager
  • Aug 9 Nicola Stapleton, English actress (Eastenders), born in London, England
  • Aug 14 Christopher Gorham, American actor, born in Fresno, California
  • Aug 15 Natasha Henstridge, Canadian actress

Amy Adams

Aug 20 Amy Adams, American actress and singer (Arrival, Man of Steel, American Hustle), born in Vicenza, Veneto, Italy

  • Aug 20 Misha Collins, American actor (Supernatural), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Aug 22 Brimstone, American professional wrestler, born in Mineola, New York
  • Aug 23 Ray Park, Scottish actor (G.I. Joes movies; Slayer), born in Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • Aug 23 Christian Beranek, American graphic novelist and actor, born in Council Bluffs, Iowa
  • Aug 25 Eric Millegan, American actor
  • Aug 25 Dave Luza, Dutch comedian
  • Aug 26 Huang Bo, Chinese actor (Cow) and singer, born in Qingdao, China

Marc Webb

Aug 31 Marc Webb, American music video, TV, and film director (500 Days of Summer; The Amazing Spider-Man (2012-14 reboot)), born in Bloomington, Indiana

  • Sep 2 Daniel Southworth, American actor and stunt performer
  • Sep 3 Clare Kramer, American actress (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Sep 6 Justin Whalin, American actor (Jimmy-Lois & Clark, Charles in Charge), born in San Francisco, California
  • Sep 8 Tanaz Eshaghian, Iranian-American documentary filmmaker (Be Like Others), born in Iran
  • Sep 9 Jennie Kwan, American actress (Samantha Woo-California Dreams), born in Glendale, California
  • Sep 9 Gok Wan [Kowkhyn Wan], British fashion consultant, author and TV presenter (How to Look Good Naked, Gok Cooks Chinese), born in Leicester, England
  • Sep 10 Ryan Phillippe, American actor (Cruel Intentions, Shooter), born in New Castle, Delaware
  • Sep 18 Xzibit [Alvin Nathaniel Joiner], American rapper and actor (At the Speed of Life, Pimp My Ride), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Sep 19 Victoria Silvstedt, Swedish model and TV personality (Playboy playmate Dec 96, Playmate of the Year 1997), born in Skelleftehamn, Sweden

Jimmy Fallon

Sep 19 Jimmy Fallon, American actor and comedian (Saturday Night Live; The Tonight Show), born in NYC, New York

  • Sep 21 Taral Hicks, American actress (A Bronx Tale) and R&B singer ("Silly"), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Sep 22 Yoo Chae-yeong, South Korean singer and actress (Cool), born in South Korea (d. 2014)
  • Sep 23 Matt Hardy, American professional wrestler
  • Sep 23 Harumi Inoue, Japanese actress and model
  • Sep 28 John Light, English actor
  • Oct 1 Christian Borle, American actor (play Peter and the Starcatcher), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Oct 2 Simon Gregson [Simon Gregory], British actor (Coronation Street), born in Manchester, England
  • Oct 2 Michelle Krusiec, American actress
  • Oct 3 Mike Johnson, Canadian hockey right wing (Toronto Maple Leafs), and broadcaster (NHL Network, TSN), born in Scarborough, Ontario
  • Oct 4 Claudia Elena Vasquez, Miss Universe-best costume (Colombia, 1997)
  • Oct 4 Paco León, Spanish actor
  • Oct 5 Douglas Emerson, American actor (Robbie-Herbie the Love Bug), born in Glendale, California
  • Oct 6 Jeremy Sisto, American actor
  • Oct 7 Alexander Polinsky, American actor (Adam-Charles in Charge), born in San Francisco, California
  • Oct 7 Allison Munn, American actress, born in Columbia, South Carolina
  • Oct 8 DJ Q-Ball [Harry Dean, Jr.], American musician and actor (Bloodhound Gang), born in Limerick, Pennsylvania
  • Oct 8 Martin Henderson, New Zealand actor (Grey's Anatomy), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Oct 9 Kieren Hutchison, New Zealand actor (Shortland Street), born in Auckland, New Zealand
  • Oct 10 Naike Rivelli, German model and daughter of Ornella Muti, born in Munich, Germany
  • Oct 10 Assi Cohen, Israeli comedian and actor, born in Ashdod, Israel
  • Oct 10 Dale Earnhardt Jr., American auto racer, team owner and broadcaster (Daytona 500 2004, 14; Busch Series 1998-99), born in Kannapolis, North Carolina
  • Oct 12 Marie Wilson [Flevaras], Canadian actress (As the World Turns, General Hospital), born in Athens, Greece
  • Oct 13 Hawick Lau, Hong Kong Chinese actor (Sealed with a Kiss) and singer, born in Hong Kong
  • Oct 16 Deo Grech, Maltese television presenter and songwriter, born in Kalkara, Malta
  • Oct 17 Matthew Macfadyen, British actor
  • Oct 18 Zhou Xun, Quzhou, Zhejiang, Chinese actress and singer (Suzhou River, Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress)
  • Oct 19 Joy Bryant, American actress (Parenthood, Antwone Fisher), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Oct 23 Kaleena Kiff, American actress (Patti-Love Sidney), born in Santa Monica, California

Joaquin Phoenix

Oct 28 Joaquin Phoenix, American actor (Gladiator, Walk the Line, The Master), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico

  • Nov 2 Alex Tanaka, American actor (Saja-Swan's Crossing), born in Huntington, New York

About 1974

How Old? 47 or 48 years old
Generation: Generation X

Chinese Zodiac: Ox (Jan 1 - Jan 22), Tiger (Jan 23 - Dec 31)