Birth Place Matching "Dayton, Ohio, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | The Help
Allison Janney is an award-winning actress who has earned a solid reputation in stage productions and in many supporting roles on screen, and who more recently has become prominent by portraying one of the major characters in the popular TV series The West Wing (1999).
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2. Martin Sheen
Actor | The Departed
Multiple Emmy- and Golden Globe-winner Martin Sheen is one of America's most celebrated, colorful, and accomplished actors. Moving flawlessly between artistic mediums, Sheen's acting range is striking.
Sheen was born Ramón Antonio Gerard Estevez in Dayton, Ohio, to Mary-Ann (Phelan), an Irish ...
5. Chad Lowe
Actor | Unfaithful
Chad Lowe is an American actor, director, and producer.
He was born Charles Davis Lowe II in Dayton, Ohio, to Barbara Lynn (Hepler), a school teacher, and Charles Davis Lowe, a trial lawyer. He is the younger brother of actor Rob Lowe. Chad first appeared opposite Rob in the movie Oxford Blues (1984)...
Actress | NYPD Blue
Andrea Thompson was born in Dayton, Ohio in 1960. She has three siblings, and was raised in a strict Catholic household. At the age of seven she moved to Australia with her family. After graduating from high school Andrea traveled the world for five years, before moving to New York to study acting....
7. Damian Chapa
Actor | Bound by Honor
Born in Dayton, Ohio, Damian (who's of Mexican, Italian, Irish and Native American descent) grew up as the second eldest of 5 children; 2 brothers and 2 sisters. His father,Rico Chapa, owned a bar across the street, in Columbus, OH, from a go-go bar, owned by someone he knew; Larry Flynt, who'd ...
8. Ken Jenkins
Actor | Scrubs
A versatile veteran of film, television and theater, Ken Jenkins began his acting career performing in high school theater productions in his hometown of Dayton, Ohio. "I was fortunate to discover the world through the words of William Shakespeare, George Bernard Shaw, Arthur Miller and Tennessee ...
9. Joe Estevez
Actor | Return of the Roller Blade Seven
Joe Estevez' first time on the stage was as a 6-year-old playing the "Evil Inn Keeper" in a Christmas Nativity play, and as an actor he has never looked back. Born the last of ten children to an Irish immigrant mother and a Spanish immigrant father, Joe was raised in Dayton Ohio to be a factory ...
10. Gary Sandy
Actor | The Insider
Fair, light-haired 70s and 80s TV actor Gary Sandy was born in 1945 and raised in Ohio. He attended Ohio's Wilmington College and later improved on his chances of an acting career by moving to New York City, studying at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. While there he made his professional ...
12. Jonathan Winters
Actor | It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World
Jonathan Harshman Winters III was born on November 11, 1925 in Dayton, Ohio. His father, Jonathan Harshman Winters II, was a banker who became an alcoholic after being crushed in the Great Depression. His parents divorced in 1932. Jonathan and his mother then moved to Springfield to live with his ...
13. Dorian Harewood
Actor | Full Metal Jacket
Dorian Harewood was born on August 6, 1950 in Dayton, Ohio, USA as Willie Dorian Harewood. He is an actor, known for Full Metal Jacket (1987), Space Jam (1996) and Sudden Death (1995). He has been married to Nancy Harewood since February 14, 1979. They have two children.
15. Gordon Jump
Actor | WKRP in Cincinnati
The burly character actor Gordon Jump will probably be best remembered for the role of the radio station manager Arthur Carlson in the TV sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati (1978). This is ironic, since in the first part of his working life he was found either behind a microphone or camera in stints with ...
16. Ned Bellamy
Actor | Ed Wood
Ned was born in Dayton, Ohio to Bill and Nelle Bellamy. After spending his childhood in Joplin, Missouri, the family moved to La Jolla, California. Mark, his brother, is the U.S. Ambassador to Kenya. Anne, his sister, is president of African Travel in Los Angeles. After graduating from UCLA, Ned ...
17. Jon Briddell
Actor | When the Street Lights Go On
Jon began his professional acting career in 1989 performing in a Second City (Chicago) affiliated sketch comedy show. He trained in theater throughout the midwest prior to his arrival to Los Angeles in late 1993. His credits include over 20 feature films, constant television guest appearances , and...
18. Joey Luthman
Actor | The Long Road Home
Joey is known as a dramatic and comedic actor. Recently on [link= and as PSC Jonathan Ridell on "Fox 21" & "National Geographic Channel" Series: The Long Road Home (2017). He recently guest starred on Hawaii Five-0 (2010) and Speechless (2016). He is known for his recurring roles as "Young Luke ...
19. Janet Sheen
Producer | The Way
Janet Sheen was born on July 8, 1944 in Dayton, Ohio, USA as Janet Elizabeth Templeton. She is an actress and producer, known for The Way (2010), Kennedy (1983) and Beverly Hills Brats (1989). She has been married to Martin Sheen since December 23, 1961. They have four children.
20. Candace Smith
Actress | End of Watch
Candace Smith was born and raised in Dayton, Ohio where she began performing at a young age at the Dayton Playhouse. She is an actress known for My Father Die (2016), End of Watch (2012) and Gimme Shelter (2013).
Throughout high school and college, she participated in Drama as well as athletics. ...
22. Tom Aldredge
Actor | Intolerable Cruelty
Tom Aldredge was born on February 28, 1928, in Dayton, Ohio. First appearing off-Broadway in 1957 in "Electra" and on Broadway in 1959 in "The Nervous Set," Aldredge has appeared in over 30 Broadway and off-Broadway productions. Others include "On Golden Pond," "The Litte Foxes" (opposite Elizabeth...
23. June Dayton
Actress | Tora! Tora! Tora!
June Dayton was born on August 24, 1923 in Dayton, Ohio, USA as Mary June Wetzel. She was an actress, known for Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970), The Streets of San Francisco (1972) and The Man from Independence (1974). She was married to Dean Harens. She died on June 13, 1994 in Sherman Oaks, California, ...
26. Alex Logan
Producer | IMDbrief
Alex Logan wasn't born so much as he fell out. Dayton, Ohio is a lovely place to pack up and get the hell out of, so he left for sunny South Central to study screenwriting at the University of Southern California. He's been performing sketch comedy since 2004 and has been featured in San Francisco ...
29. Marion Byron
Actress | Steamboat Bill, Jr.
At Warner Brothers, tiny, five feet tall Marion Byron was nicknamed (and occasionally billed as) "Peanuts". She was a cute and vivacious soubrette who featured in early, long forgotten musicals, with titles like Show of Shows (1929), Broadway Babies (1929) and Playing Around (1930). Marion began ...
31. Tina Bockrath
Actress | Totally Exposed
Lithe and lovely blonde knockout Tina Bockrath was born on June 30, 1967 in Dayton, Ohio. Tina was raised by her mother and was a cheerleader in junior high school. Bockrath majored in theatre at St. Edward's University in Austin, Texas. She worked at Taco Bell, Wal-Mart, in the mail room for the ...
32. Mike Nawrocki
Actor | Jonah: A VeggieTales Movie
Mike Nawrocki was born on July 8, 1966 in Dayton, Ohio, USA. He is an actor, known for Jonah: A VeggieTales Movie (2002), The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything: A VeggieTales Movie (2008) and VeggieTales (1993). He is married to Lisa Nawrocki. They have two children.
33. Danny Draven
Director | Weedjies: Halloweed Night
Danny Draven is is an award-winning writer, director and producer of primarily genre films & TV. After receiving his film degree from Emerson College, he moved to Hollywood and worked his way up through the ranks until he began producing and directing sci-fi/horror films for independent genre ...
34. Roger Clemens
Actor | Kingpin
Baseball player. He broke into the major leagues with the Red Sox in 1984, posting a 9-4 record. His blazing fastball, consistently clocked in the mid 90s (MPH), have made him one of the games most dominant pitchers. He's a multiple Cy Young award winner. In 1986, he started out 14-0 and ended up ...
36. Teri Clark
Actress | Super 8
Born in Dayton, Ohio, Teri Clark was bitten by the acting bug after performing in her first play in Middle School. She continued taking theatre classes and acting in plays and musicals at Troy High School in Michigan, and then attended Roosevelt University in Chicago on a theatre scholarship, where...
38. Kim Deal
Soundtrack | Her
Kim Deal and her twin sister, Kelley Deal, grew up in Dayton, Ohio. When they were teenagers, they formed their own folk-rock duo, The Breeders, playing at local truck stops. In 1986, Kim moved to Boston with her husband, John Murphy. She saw an ad in The Boston Phoenix, looking for a bassist into ...
39. Erma Bombeck
Writer | Maggie
Often called one of the greatest humorists America has produced in the last 50 years, Erma Bombeck was a product of the American midwest. A journalist at the Dayton Herald in Ohio for four years, she quit to raise a family. Bored as a housewife, she began to write humorous columns for a local ...
40. Ralph Byrd
Actor | Dick Tracy
Handsome, hairy-chested Ralph Byrd had an 18 year career in Hollywood both as a leading man and as a character actor, though he is best remembered for his role as Chester Gould's comic strip detective, Dick Tracy, in several movie serials and on television (first for ABC and then in a syndicated ...
Actress | Apt. 2C
Kelly Carlin was born in Ohio in 1963. She received her Master's Degree from Pacifica Graduate Institute. She presently tours her critically acclaimed solo show, "A Carlin Home Companion," hosts two radio shows--The Kelly Carlin Show on SiriusXM and Waking from the American Dream on SModcast ...
43. Brenda Carlin
Producer | George Carlin: Doin' It Again
Brenda Hosbrook was born in Dayton, Ohio on August 5th, 1936. In 1960, she met and fell in love with comedian George Carlin and on June 3rd, 1961, they married (George proposed in January). Two years and Twelve days after their marriage, their first and only daughter, Kelly, was born. She remained ...
Self | The NFL on CBS
Cris Collinsworth was born on January 27, 1959 in Dayton, Ohio, USA as Anthony Cris Collinsworth. He is an actor, known for The NFL on CBS (1956), NFL Monday Night Football (1970) and The NFL on NBC (1965). He has been married to Holly Bankemper since June 3, 1989. They have four children.
46. Keith Prentice
Actor | Dark Shadows
Keith Prentice is probably best remembered for his role in Boys in the Band, a film whose title makes it sound like a musical, but in fact it was a dark, mostly negative portrayal of a group of gay men living in the 1960s, and it was anything but upbeat (and was not a musical at all). However, ...
Actress | Dark Shadows
Charlotte Fairchild was born on June 3, 1930 in Dayton, Ohio, USA as Charlotte Mae Fairchild. She was an actress, known for Dark Shadows (1966), Silent Night, Bloody Night (1972) and NBC Experiment in Television (1967). She was married to AJ Pocock. She died on March 15, 2013 in Englewood, New ...
50. William Self
Actor | The Thing from Another World
William Self was born June 21, 1921, in Dayton, Ohio. He graduated from the University of Chicago with a degree in Political Science in 1943. He worked a year in advertising before beginning a career in acting in 1944. From 1944 to 1952 he acted in over 30 films, one of his largest roles being that...