Birth Month Day of 04-12 (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Jennifer Morrison

Actress | House M.D.

Jennifer Marie Morrison was born in Chicago, Illinois, the oldest child of teachers David and Judy Morrison. She was raised in Arlington Heights, IL, with a younger sister and brother. She attended the same school her parents taught at, Prospect High School. As a child, she did some work as a model...

2. Saoirse Ronan

Actress | Hanna

Saoirse Una Ronan was born in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States, to Irish parents, Monica Ronan (née Brennan) and Paul Ronan, an actor. When Saoirse was three, the family moved back to Dublin, Ireland. Saoirse grew up in Dublin and briefly in Co. Carlow before moving back to Dublin ...

3. Shannen Doherty

Actress | Mallrats

Shannen Doherty was born in Memphis, Tennessee, USA, on April 12, 1971, to Rosa (Wright) and John Doherty. Her father worked in a bank, while her mother owned a beauty parlor. She has an older brother, Sean. Her ancestry includes Irish, English, Scottish, and remote French. In 1978, at the tender ...

4. Claire Danes

Actress | My So-Called Life

New Yorker Claire Catherine Danes was born in Manhattan, the daughter of Carla (Hall), a day-care provider and artist, and Christopher Danes, a computer consultant and photographer. She has an older brother, Asa. Her paternal grandfather, Gibson Andrew Danes, was a Dean of the Yale School of Art ...

5. Brooklyn Decker

Actress | Just Go with It

Actress and former model Brooklyn Danielle Decker was born in Kettering, Ohio, the oldest child of Tessa Renee (Moore), a nurse, and Stephen Michael Decker, a pacemaker salesman. She has a younger brother, Jordan. Decker has German, English, and Irish ancestry. When she was a teenager, she was ...

6. Andy Garcia

Actor | Ocean's Eleven

One of Hollywood's most private and guarded leading men, Andy Garcia has created iconic characters while at the same time staying true to his acting roots and personal projects.

Garcia was born Andrés Arturo García Menéndez on April 12, 1956, in Havana, Cuba, to Amelie Menéndez, a teacher of English...

7. Riley Smith

Actor | Eight Legged Freaks

Riley Smith is an immensely talented actor whose body of work comes to life in diverse roles across television and film. With a promising new series, Riley's star is quickly on the rise.

Riley Smith has most recently been cast to co-star in the CW's up and coming hit Nancy Drew. The series is set ...

8. Marley Shelton

Actress | Planet Terror

Marley Eve Shelton was born in Los Angeles, California, and grew up in Eagle Rock, CA. She is the daughter of Carol (Stromme), a teacher and singer, and Christopher Shelton, who worked as a director and producer. She has three sisters: Koren Shelton, Erin Shelton and Samantha Shelton. Both of her ...

9. Christina Moore

Actress | Without a Paddle

Christina Moore is a multi-hyphenate who has successfully built a career as an actor, producer and writer over the past 20 years. After growing up in Chicago and attending Illinois Wesleyan University, where she earned a BFA in drama performance, she drove off to the West Coast and never looked ...

10. Alicia Coppola

Actress | National Treasure: Book of Secrets

Alicia Coppola is an American actress, primarily known for television roles. In 1968, Coppola was born in the town of Huntington, New York, which is located on the north shore of Long Island. The town is a major bedroom community for nearby New York City.

Coppola attended the Kent School, a ...

11. Ed O'Neill

Actor | Married with Children

Ed O'Neill is an American actor best known for playing Al Bundy on Married... with Children (1987), the most iconic working class character on television since Archie Bunker. Upon his debut on the world stage in Youngstown, Ohio on April 12, 1946, he was christened Edward Philip O'Neill, Jr. Both ...

12. Jordana Spiro

Producer | Night Comes On

Jordana Ariel Spiro was born on April 12, 1977 in Manhattan, New York. She was raised in Manhattan and studied at the Circle in the Square Theatre School. She also briefly attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London. Spiro splits her time between Los Angeles and New York. In addition to ...

13. Nicholas Brendon

Actor | Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Nicholas Brendon was born three minutes after his identical twin brother, actor Kelly Donovan on April 12, 1971 in Los Angeles, California. He attended Chatsworth High School, where he struggled with stuttering but was also a starter on the baseball team. He had dreams of playing for the L.A. ...

14. Matt McGorry

Actor | Orange Is the New Black

Matt McGorry was born on April 12, 1986 in Manhattan, New York, USA as Matthew David McGorry. He is an actor and producer, known for Orange Is the New Black (2013), How to Get Away with Murder (2014) and Thursday (2006).

15. Kim Bodnia

Actor | Pusher

Kim Bodnia is a Danish actor, who was born in Copenhagen in 1965. His ancestry is from Poland and Russia.

Kim Bodnia is educated as an actor at the Copenhagen Theatre school (1988-1991). After an amazing theatre career as an actor and creator of new Danish theatre in Copenhagen, he had his ...

16. Ilana Glazer

Actress | Rough Night

Ilana Glazer was born on April 12, 1987 in Long Island, New York, USA as Ilana Rose Glazer. She is an actress and writer, known for Rough Night (2017), Broad City (2014) and Broad City (2010). She has been married to David Rooklin since February 25, 2017.

17. Tom Noonan

Actor | Synecdoche, New York

Offbeat character actor Tom Noonan started off his career in various theater troupes that utilized his skills as a guitarist and composer. A graduate from Yale's acting school, he founded the Paradise Theatre in 1983, which was instrumental later in his growth as an artist. Gravitating toward film ...

18. David Cassidy

Actor | The Partridge Family

David Cassidy was born on April 12, 1950 in Manhattan, to Jack Cassidy, a very skilled actor and singer, and Evelyn Ward, an actress. By the time he was five, his parents were divorced and Jack had married actress Shirley Jones, an actress who in 1955 had just made Oklahoma! (1955). When David was ...

19. Charles Napier

Actor | Rambo: First Blood Part II

Lively character actor who usually plays edgy military types and menacing bad guys, Charles Napier's roles have changed little since his debut in Russ Meyer's Cherry, Harry & Raquel! (1969). Napier went on appearing in other Meyer movies, including the homicidal Harry Sledge in Supervixens (...

20. Ann Miller

Actress | Mulholland Dr.

Ann Miller was born Johnnie Lucille Ann Collier on April 12, 1923 in Chireno, Texas. She lived there until she was nine, when her mother left her philandering father and moved with Ann to Los Angeles, California. Even at that young age, she had to support her mother, who was hearing-impaired and ...

21. Dan Lauria

Actor | The Spirit

Dan Lauria was born on April 12, 1947 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for The Spirit (2008), The Wonder Years (1988) and 9½ Weeks (1986). He was previously married to Eileen Cregg.

22. Sarah Jane Morris

Actress | Brothers & Sisters

Sarah Jane Morris was born on April 12, 1977 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Brothers & Sisters (2006), Coyote Ugly (2000) and Seven Pounds (2008). She has been married to Ned Brower since February 19, 2005. They have two children.

23. David Letterman

Writer | Late Show with David Letterman

Television would never be the same after David Letterman made his second attempt at a show in 1982. But his career before becoming host of the show was quite an interesting and long one.

Letterman was born in Broad Ripple, a neighborhood in Indianapolis, to Dorothy Marie (Hofert), a church secretary...

24. Paul Rust

Actor | Inglourious Basterds

Paul Rust was born on April 12, 1981 in Le Mars, Iowa, USA. He is a writer and actor, known for Inglourious Basterds (2009), I Love You, Beth Cooper (2009) and Love (2016). He has been married to Lesley Arfin since October 17, 2015. They have one child.

25. Hardy Krüger

Actor | Hatari!

At thirteen years, German-born and raised Hardy Kruger became a member of the "Hitler Jugend" (Hitler Youth), as did all 13-year-old boys in Germany then. The purpose of the organization was to prepare the boys for military service. At age 15, Hardy made his film debut in a German picture (Young ...

26. Jane Withers

Actress | Giant

During the early times of the Depression when life was more famine than feast, child stars became the blue plate special of the day, served up by Hollywood to help nourish a nation besieged with troubles. Following 20th Century-Fox monumental success with Shirley Temple in the early 1930s, every ...

27. Amr Waked

Actor | Lucy

Amr Waked was born in Cairo, Egypt in 1972. He studied economics and theatre in the American University in Cairo. In his early experience as an actor Amr joined the Temple Theatre Troop in 1994, and Yaaru Theatre Troop in 1999, where he trained and developed his tools as a stage performer.

With his ...

28. Magda Szubanski

Actress | Kath & Kim

Attended college in Melbourne, Australia. With friends from college, launched an early-80s comedy show on Australian TV called The D Generation (1986). In late 80s/early 90s, appeared in comedy show on Australian TV called Fast Forward (1989).

29. Patricia Gozzi

Actress | Rapture

She was born on April 12 1950. Father Yves Gozzi, mother Gylberte. Have three sisters. One son, Benoit Sauvage, born in California in 1980, one daughter, Celia Sauvage, born also in California in 1983. Nationality, French, married to Michael Sauvage.

So many people wondered why this young actress ...

30. John Dunsworth

Actor | Trailer Park Boys

John Dunsworth was born in Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, not far from the sea where he now spends most of his time on his yacht when he's not working.  John is one of Halifax's most venerable and revered actors.  He has appeared in countless CBC radio dramas and has held leading roles in over 25 ...

31. Giorgio Cantarini

Actor | La vita è bella

Giorgio Cantarini was born in Orvieto, Italy on April 12, 1992. He has lived in Rome and Paris. He made his cinema debut at just five years old in the role of Joshua in the film "La Vita è Bella" (Life is Beautiful) by Roberto Benigni, a role for which he won the Jackie Coogan Award (Young artist ...

32. Paul Nicholls

Actor | If Only

Born to a roofer and a psychiatric nurse, Paul was born on April 12, 1979, joining his sister, Kelly who was born in 1978. Paul started acting at an early age of 10, when he joined the Oldham Theatre Workshop, but had acted before that at Church Road Primary School, Bolton and then Smithhills Dean ...

33. Ditch Davey

Actor | Spartacus: Blood and Sand

Ditch Davey was born on April 12, 1972 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia as Kristian Davey. He is an actor and producer, known for Spartacus (2010), Roman Empire (2016) and Black Box (2014).

34. Chris Nash

Actor | The Wraith

Chris Nash was born on April 12, 1961 in Farmington, Connecticut, USA. He is known for his work on The Wraith (1986), Philippines, My Philippines (1989) and Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001).

35. Tom Clancy

Writer | The Hunt for Red October

Tom Clancy became one of the best-selling writers of the late 20th and early 21st Centuries, starting with the publication of his 1984 thriller, The Hunt for Red October (1990). Born in Baltimore to a U.S. Post Office employee and his wife on April 12, 1947, Clancy graduated from Loyola Blakefield,...

36. Diane Gaeta

Actress | Adopt a Highway

Diane Gaeta Marshall-Green is a Mexican American actress and artist who was born in Texas and raised in Manhattan, Dallas, Miami and Upper Saddle River, New Jersey. While in high school she attended the Young People's Program on Saturdays at the Lee Strasberg Institue. In College, she attended ...

37. Annabelle Stephenson

Actress | Pray for Rain

Annabelle Stephenson was born in London, England. Her family emigrated to the Gold Coast, Australia when Annabelle was an infant. Annabelle started performing from a young age, getting involved in school plays, dancing and music. Her first professional job was in 2006, when she landed the role of '...

38. NiCole Robinson

Actress | D-War

NiCole Robinson was born on April 12, 1972 in Burley, Idaho, USA. She is an actress, known for Dragon Wars: D-War (2007), The West Wing (1999) and Bad Boy (2002). She was previously married to Craig Snyder.

39. Xingtong Yao

Actress | Viy 2

Xingtong Yao was born on April 12, 1983 in Harbin, Heilongjiang, China. She is an actress, known for Journey to China: The Mystery of Iron Mask (2019), Chinese Zodiac (2012) and Jackie Chan Presents: Amnesia (2015).

40. Virginia Cherrill

Actress | City Lights

Actress in US and UK films of the early 1930s. Born on a farm, Cherrill was discovered by Charles Chaplin while sitting beside him at a boxing match in Los Angeles; he introduced himself at intermission and hired her for her debut in City Lights (1931). She met husband Cary Grant at the premiere of ...

41. Yoshi Sudarso

Actor | Buffalo Boys

Actor/Model/Stuntman Yoshua "Yoshi" Sudarso was born in Indonesia and moved to Los Angeles at the age of nine. He and his brother, Actor/Model Peter Adrian Sudarso, developed a fanbase through social media by creating YouTube videos, doing fashion blogging, and cosplay. He has done commercial work ...

42. Clarke Wolfe

Actress | The Drawing

Clarke Wolfe was born on April 12, 1986 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as Clarke Patterson Wolfe. She is an actress and writer, known for The Drawing (2016) and Where Are You? (2015).

43. Hannah Dunne

Actress | Frances Ha

Hannah Dunne is a series regular (role of Lizzie) on Amazon's Golden Globe winning series Mozart in the Jungle, created by Roman Coppola, Jason Schwartzman, and Alex Timbers. Last year, Dunne starred Off - Broadway opposite Molly Ringwald in Terms of Endearment. Dunne was seen guest starring ...

44. Tiny Tim

Soundtrack | Insidious

Tiny Tim, the ukulele-playing singer of 1920s ditties who was a true icon of the 1960s, was born Herbert Khaury on April 12, 1932, in New York City. The son of a Lebanese father and Jewish mother, the young Khaury grew up in the Washington Heights section of Manhattan. A high school dropout, his ...

45. Brendon Urie

Soundtrack | Jennifer's Body

Lead vocalist for the band "Panic! at the Disco" with members Nicole Row and Dan Pawlovich. There are four members that have dropped out of his band. Brendon Urie is the only original band member left. In September 2018, Urie voluntarily kicked former guitarist Kenneth Harris out of the band as a ...

46. Brent Hinkley

Actor | The Silence of the Lambs

Brent Hinkley was born on April 12, 1962 in East Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He is an actor, known for The Silence of the Lambs (1991), Ed Wood (1994) and Falling Down (1993).

47. Matt Levin

Actor | Starship Troopers

Matt Levin was born on April 12, 1972 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Matthew Erik Levin. He is an actor and producer, known for Starship Troopers (1997), Tales from Earthsea (2006) and The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013).

48. Movita

Actress | Girl from Rio

Movita Castaneda was an American actress best known for having been the second wife of actor Marlon Brando. She was eight years older than Brando. In films, she played exotic women/singers, such as in Flying Down to Rio (1933) and Mutiny on the Bounty (1935), of which she was the last surviving ...

49. Walter Salles

Director | Central do Brasil

Walter Salles was born on April 12, 1956 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Walther Moreira Salles Jr. He is a director and producer, known for Central Station (1998), The Motorcycle Diaries (2004) and Foreign Land (1995). He is married to Maria Klabin. They have one child.

50. Kelly Donovan

Actor | Coherence

Kelly Donovan was born on April 12, 1971 three minutes before his brother, Nicholas Brendon. He started his career behind the scenes. He was a P.A. on an independent movie called The Hard Truth (1994) and was the set dresser for Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997). Kelly always had a passion for acting...


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