Birthdays in Film & Television in 1979

About 1979

How Old? 38 or 39 years old
Generation: Generation X

Chinese Zodiac: Horse (Jan 1 - Jan 27), Goat/Sheep (Jan 28 - Dec 31)

Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 1 - 200 of 214

  • Jan 2 Suranne Jones, British actress
  • Jan 7 Bipasha Basu, Indian model
  • Jan 7 Mariangel Ruiz, Venezuelan actress and model
  • Jan 8 Sarah Polley, actress (Sweet Hereafter)
  • Jan 11 Darren Lynn Bousman, US film director, born in Overland Park, Kansas
  • Jan 13 Jill Wagner, American Actor
  • Jan 14 Karen Elson, British supermodel
  • Jan 14 Angela Lindvall, American supermodel
  • Jan 15 Ken Chu, Taiwanese singer-actor and taichi champ
  • Jan 16 Aaliyah [Haughton], American singer and actress, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2001)
  • Jan 24 Tatyana M Ali, actress (Sesame St, Fresh Prince of Bel Air), born in NYC, New York
  • Jan 25 Christine Lakin, US actress (Step by Step), born in Dallas, Texas
  • Jan 26 Sara Rue, American actress
  • Jan 27 Rosamund Pike, British actress (Gone Girl), born in London
  • Jan 29 Andrew Keegan, actor (Step by Step, Party of Five)
  • Jan 29 April Scott, American actress and model
  • Feb 2 Shamita Shetty, Indian actress
  • Feb 2 Christine Bleakley, Northern Irish broadcaster and presenter (BBC, ITV, UKTV), born in Newtownards, Northern Ireland
  • Feb 8 Josh Keaton, American actor and singer
  • Feb 9 Zhang Ziyi, Chinese actress
  • Feb 12 Jesse Spencer, Australian actor, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • Feb 13 Mena Suvari, US actress, born in Newport, Rhode Island
  • Feb 15 Kaj-Erik Eriksen, Canadian actor (Quarantine), born in Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Feb 19 Mariana Ochoa, Mexican singer and actress

Person of interestJennifer Love Hewitt

Feb 21 Jennifer Love Hewitt, American actress (Sarah Reeves-Party of Five), born in Waco, Texas

  • Feb 21 Carly "Carlito" Colón, Puerto Rican professional wrestler
  • Feb 21 Jordan Peele, American actor, comedian and director (Fargo, Get Out), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 22 David Lopez, actor (and God Created Women, Ghostwriter), born in Queens, New York
  • Feb 22 Lee Na-young, South Korean actress
  • Feb 25 Jennifer Ferrin, American actress
  • Feb 25 David Hoflin, Swedish-born Australian Actor
  • Feb 26 Shalim Ortiz, Puerto Rican singer/actor
  • Mar 2 Amanda Ireton, Cast member of MTV's A Shot at Love with Tila Tequila
  • Mar 3 Patrick Renna, American actor
  • Mar 3 Alex Zane, English comedian
  • Mar 6 David Flair, American professional wrestler
  • Mar 9 Melina Perez, American model and WWE Diva, born in High Desert, California
  • Mar 12 Nidia Guenard, American professional wrestler
  • Mar 14 Chris Klein, American actor
  • Mar 17 Nicole "Coco" Austin, American glamor model
  • Mar 17 Samoa Joe, Samoan professional wrestler
  • Mar 17 Stormy Daniels [Stephanie Clifford], American pornographic actress, claims had affair with Donald Trump, born in Baton Rouge, Lousiana
  • Mar 18 Danneel Harris, American actress
  • Mar 20 Silvia Abascal, Spanish actress
  • Mar 20 Freema Agyeman, British actress
  • Mar 20 Bianca Lawson, American actress
  • Mar 24 Lake Bell, American actress
  • Mar 24 Emraan Hashmi, Indian actor (Murder, Zeher), born in Pulgaon, Maharashtra
  • Mar 25 Lee Pace, American actor
  • Mar 25 Natasha Yi, American supermodel
  • Mar 26 Heidi Zeigler, actress (Sherry-Just the 10 of Us)

  • Mar 28 Park Chae-rim, South Korean actress

Person of interestHeath Ledger

Apr 4 Heath Ledger, Australian-American Actor (Brokeback Mountain, The Dark Knight), born in Perth, Western Australia (d. 2008)

  • Apr 9 Keshia Knight Pulliam, actress (Rudy-Crosby), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • Apr 9 Keith Nobbs, American actor
  • Apr 10 Tsuyoshi Domoto, Japanese actor and singer (KinKi Kids), born in Nara, Japan
  • Apr 11 Nazanin Afshin-Jam, Canadian human rights activist, Miss World Canada, born in Tehran, Iran
  • Apr 11 Josh Server, American actor (All That), born in Highland Park, Illinois

Person of interestClaire Danes

Apr 12 Claire Danes, American actress (Angela-My So Called Life, Romeo & Juliet), born in NYC, New York

Actress Claire Danes
Actress
Claire Danes
  • Apr 12 Paul Nicholls, English actor (EastEnders), born in Bolton, Greater Manchester, England
  • Apr 12 Jennifer Morrison, American actress (Once Upon a Time, House), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Apr 14 Rebecca DiPietro, American model
  • Apr 17 Tram-Anh Tran, actress (Ghostwriters')
  • Apr 17 Siddharth Narayan, Indian actor
  • Apr 18 Kourtney Kardashian, American reality television star, born in Los Angeles, California

Person of interestKate Hudson

Apr 19 Kate Hudson, American actress (Almost Famous, You, Me and Dupree), born in Los Angeles, California

Actress Kate Hudson
Actress
Kate Hudson
  • Apr 21 James McAvoy, Scottish actor (X-Men: First Class), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Apr 23 Yana Gupta, Indian actress & model
  • Apr 23 Jaime King, American actress
  • Apr 26 Sean Fox, actor (3 Ninjas Kick Back, Calendar Girl)
  • Apr 28 Bahram Radan, Iranian actor
  • May 1 Ben Easter, American actor
  • May 3 Monsta Mack [Steven Carrasquillo], American professional wrestler, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • May 4 Wes Butters, British broadcaster, born in Salford, England
  • May 5 Vincent Kartheiser, American actor (Mad Men), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • May 9 Rosario Dawson, American actress
  • May 16 Evan Ferrante, actor (Owen-Swan's Crossing)
  • May 19 Barbara Nedeljakova, Slovak actress
  • May 22 Nadia Khan, TV Presenter
  • May 22 Maggie Q [Margaret Quigley], American actress (Mission Impossible III, Nikita), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • May 26 Elisabeth Harnois, American actress
  • May 26 Ashley Massaro, American model and professional wrestler
  • May 28 Jesse Bradford, American actor
  • May 28 Monica Keena, American actress
  • May 29 Brian Kendrick, American professional wrestler
  • May 30 Kugimiya Rie, Japanese seiyuu (voice actress)
  • Jun 12 Wil Horneff, actor (Ghost in the Machine, Sandlot), born in Englewood, New Jersey
  • Jun 15 Julia Schultz, playmate (Feb, 1998), born in San Diego, California
  • Jun 20 Lani Billard, Canadian actress
  • Jun 21 Chris Pratt, American actor (Guardians of the Galaxy, Jurassic World,), born in Virginia, Minnesota
  • Jun 24 Petra Němcová, Czechoslovakian-born model, born in Karviná, Czechoslovakia
  • Jun 24 Mindy Kaling, American actress and TV producer (The Office, The Mindy Project), born in Cambridge Massachusetts
  • Jun 25 Katie Doyle, American actress (The Hillz) and reality television star, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Jun 25 Hirooki Goto, Japanese professional wrestler, born in Kuwana, Mie, Japan
  • Jun 25 Busy Philipps, American actress (Freaks and Geeks), born in Oak Park, Illinois
  • Jun 27 Kim Gyu-ri, South Korean actress, born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Jun 27 Benjamin Speed, Australian musician and film composer (52 Tuesdays), born in Adelaide, Australia
  • Jun 28 Ha Ji-won, South Korean actress and singer
  • Jun 29 Barış Akarsu, Turkish singer and actor (d. 2007)
  • Jun 30 Rick Gonzalez, Hispanic-American actor
  • Jul 3 Ludivine Sagnier, French actress

Person of interestKevin Hart

Jul 6 Kevin Hart, American comedian ("Laugh at My Pain"), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Comedian and Actor Kevin Hart
Comedian and Actor
Kevin Hart
  • Jul 7 America Martin, model (Not macaroni & cheese, cheese & macaroni)
  • Jul 9 Ella Koon, Hong Kong singer and actress
  • Jul 9 Suzanne Stokes American model, (Playmate of the Month February 2000)
  • Jul 15 Laura Benanti, American musical theatre actress
  • Jul 16 Jayma Mays, American actress (Glee, Heroes), born in Bristol, Tennessee
  • Jul 17 Mike Vogel, American actor (Under the Dome), born in Abington Township, Pennsylvania
  • Jul 18 Jared Hess, American film director and screenwriter
  • Jul 18 Joey Mercury, American professional wrestler
  • Jul 20 Claudine Barretto, Filipino actress
  • Jul 22 James Mason [Atkins], British professional wrestler, born in London, England
  • Jul 23 Perro Aguayo, Jr., Mexican professional wrestler
  • Jul 24 Rose Byrne, Australian actress
  • Jul 24 Lee Si-yeon, South Korean actress
  • Jul 26 Mageina Tovah, American actress (Joan of Arcadia), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Jul 27 Shannon Moore, American professional wrestler, born in Cameron, North Carolina
  • Jul 31 B. J. Novak, American actor (Inglourious Basterds), born in Newton, Massachusetts
  • Aug 1 Jason Momoa, American actor (Game of Thrones), born in Honolulu, Hawaii
  • Aug 1 Honeysuckle Weeks, Welsh actress (Foyle's War), born in Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales
  • Aug 3 Evangeline Lilly, Canadian actress (Lost, The Hobbit), born in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta
  • Aug 7 Eric Johnson, American actor, born in Austin, Texas
  • Aug 10 Ted Geoghegan, American filmmaker and author
  • Aug 10 Joanna Garcia, Cuban actress
  • Aug 14 Yoichiro Morikawa, Japanese film director
  • Aug 17 Marcus Patric, British actor
  • Aug 22 Brandon Quintin Adams, American actor (The People Under the Stairs), born in Topeka, Kansas
  • Aug 22 Jennifer Finnigan, Canadian actress (The Bold and the Beautiful), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Aug 27 Giovanni Capitello, American filmmaker/actor

Person of interestAaron Paul

Aug 27 Aaron Paul, American actor (Breaking Bad, Need for Speed), born in Emmett, Idaho

Actor Aaron Paul
Actor
Aaron Paul
  • Aug 30 Leon Lopez, British actor
  • Aug 30 Niki Chow, Hong Kong actress and singer
  • Aug 30 Tavia Yeung, Hong Kong actress
  • Aug 31 Mickie James, American professional wrestler
  • Sep 2 Ron Ng, Hong Kong actor
  • Sep 4 Kristina Krepela, Croatian actress
  • Sep 6 Brandon Silvestry, American professional wrestler (Low Ki), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Sep 10 Jacob Young, American actor and singer
  • Sep 11 Ariana Richards, American actress (Spaced Invaders, Prancer), born in Healdsburg, California
  • Sep 11 Steve Hofstetter, American comedian & radio personality, born in Queens, New York
  • Sep 15 Dave Annable, American actor
  • Sep 15 Amy Davidson, American actress
  • Sep 17 Billy Miller, actor (The Young and the Restless), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Sep 18 Alison Lohman, American actress
  • Sep 19 Dannielle Brent, British actress (Bad Girls), born in Rush Green, London
  • Sep 19 Noémie Lenoir, French supermodel and actress, born in Les Ulis, France
  • Sep 21 Jaymee Ong, Chinese-Australian model
  • Sep 22 Michael Graziadei, American actor
  • Sep 24 Ross Mathews, American television personality and comedian
  • Sep 24 Justin Bruening, American actor
  • Sep 27 Zita Görög, Hungarian actress and model
  • Sep 28 Anndi Lynn McAfee, actress (Ice Cream Man, Conagher)
  • Sep 30 Clio-Danae Othoneou, Greek actress, musician and pianist
  • Oct 3 John Hennigan, American professional wrestler
  • Oct 3 Daniel Hollie, American professional wrestler
  • Oct 4 Rachael Leigh Cook, American actress
  • Oct 4 Stefan Booth, British actor
  • Oct 5 Yao Chen, Chinese actress and Sina Weibo personality, born in Shishi City, Quanzhourn
  • Oct 6 Lex Shrapnel, English actor
  • Oct 7 Aaron Ashmore, Canadian actor
  • Oct 7 Shawn Ashmore, Canadian actor
  • Oct 7 Tang Wei, Chinese actress
  • Oct 8 Kristanna Loken, American actress
  • Oct 8 Paul Burchill, English professional wrestler
  • Oct 9 Brandon Routh, American actor
  • Oct 9 Alex Greenwald, American musician(Phantom Planet), actor, model
  • Oct 10 Wu Chun, Brunei born Taiwanese actor
  • Oct 11 Bae Doona, South Korean model and actress
  • Oct 11 Andy Douglas, American professional wrestler
  • Oct 14 Stacy Keibler, American actress / ex-professional wrestler
  • Oct 15 Mahana Ka'ahumanu Walters, Miss Hawaii Teen USA (3rd-1997)
  • Oct 20 John Krasinski, American actor
  • Oct 25 Milena Roucka, Canadian former model current professional wrestler of Czech and Costa Rican descent.
  • Oct 25 Sarah Thompson, American actress
  • Oct 27 Melanie Vallejo, Australian TV actress
  • Oct 30 Yukie Nakama, Japanese actress
  • Nov 2 Julie Lund, Danish actress (What Goes Around), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Nov 4 Daisy Eagan, American actresss (Secret Graden), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Nov 4 Jesse Camp, former MTV veejay
  • Nov 4 Trishelle Cannatella, American reality TV castmember and model
  • Nov 7 Barney Harwood, CBBC presenter
  • Nov 7 Joey Ryan, American professional wrestler
  • Nov 8 Dania Ramírez, Dominican actress
  • Nov 9 Caroline Flack, British television presenter
  • Nov 12 Matt Cappotelli, American professional wrestler
  • Nov 12 Cote de Pablo, Chilean American actress (NCIS),born in Santiago, Chile
  • Nov 14 Mavie Hörbiger, German actress
  • Nov 16 Michael Faustino, actor (brother of David)
  • Nov 23 Kelly Brook, English actress/model
  • Nov 28 Joel Maximo, American professional wrestler
  • Nov 28 Daniel Henney, Korean model-actor
  • Nov 29 Simon Amstell, English comedian and television presenter
  • Dec 1 Angelique Bates, American Actress
  • Dec 2 Yvonne Catterfeld, German singer and actress
  • Dec 3 Rainbow Sun Francks, Canadian actor (Stargate Atlantis), born in Toronto, Canada
  • Dec 5 Nick Stahl, American actor
  • Dec 7 Ayako Fujitani, Japanese actress and writer, born in Osaka, Japan
  • Dec 7 Derek Ramsay, Filipino actor and model
  • Dec 7 Jennifer Carpenter, American actress
  • Dec 10 Matt Bentley, American professional wrestler