Birth Place Matching "Jersey City, New Jersey, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Norman Lloyd

Actor | Dead Poets Society

Norman Lloyd was born Norman Perlmutter in Jersey City, New Jersey, to Sadie (Horowitz), a housewife and singer, and Max Perlmutter, a furniture store manager. His family was Jewish (from Hungary and Russia). He began his acting career in the theater, first "treading the boards" at Eva Le Gallienne...

2. Bobby Cannavale

Actor | The Station Agent

In both career and in real life, Bobby Cannavale tends to choose the unconventional way of doing things. In the beginning, his decisions may have cost the dark, swarthily good-looking actor some acting roles and/or good-paying money but, in the end, his strong work ethic and sense of self, despite ...

3. Christina Milian

Actress | Be Cool

Christina was born on September 26, 1981 in Jersey City. At the age of 19, Milian signed a contract with Def Jam. In 2001, Milian released her self-titled debut album, which featured the singles "AM to PM" and "When You Look at Me"; "AM to PM" charted within the Top 40 of the U.S. Billboard Hot 100...

4. Malcolm-Jamal Warner

Actor | The Cosby Show

Emmy-nominated actor and director Malcolm-Jamal Warner was born in Jersey City, New Jersey. He was named after Malcolm X and legendary jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal.

Warner first rose to national prominence by starring on the celebrated and long-running classic television series "The Cosby Show." His ...

5. Nathan Lane

Actor | The Producers

Nathan Lane was born on February 3, 1956 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Joseph Lane. He is an actor, known for The Producers (2005), The Birdcage (1996) and The Lion King (1994). He has been married to Devlin Elliott since November 17, 2015.

6. Derek Luke

Actor | Antwone Fisher

Derek Luke was born on April 24, 1974 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA. He is an actor, known for Antwone Fisher (2002), Glory Road (2006) and Captain America: The First Avenger (2011). He has been married to Sophia Adella Luke since 1998. They have one child.

7. Paul Gleason

Actor | Die Hard

Character actor Paul Gleason was adept at playing tough guys and white collar sleazebags, making his film debut in Winter A-Go-Go (1965). He made a name for himself portraying these unlikeable characters. A native of Jersey City, New Jersey, Gleason studied extensively at the Actor's Studio in New ...

8. Tracey Walter

Actor | Repo Man

Tracey Walter was born on November 25, 1947 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA. He is an actor, known for Repo Man (1984), Batman (1989) and Conan the Destroyer (1984).

9. Richard Conte

Actor | The Godfather

Richard Conte was born Nicholas Richard Conte on March 24, 1910, in Jersey City, New Jersey, the son of an Italian-American barber. The young Conte held a variety of jobs before becoming a professional actor, including truck driver, Wall Street clerk and singing waiter at a Connecticut resort. The ...

10. Cliff Osmond

Writer | The Streets of San Francisco

Cliff Osmond was born on February 26, 1937 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Clifford Osmond Ebrahim. He was an actor and writer, known for The Streets of San Francisco (1972), The Front Page (1974) and The Penitent (1988). He was married to Gretchen Petty. He died on December 22, 2012 in Pacific ...

11. Nancy Sinatra

Soundtrack | Kill Bill: Vol. 1

Nancy Sandra Sinatra was born the first child of Frank Sinatra and Nancy Barbato Sinatra on June 8, 1940 in Jersey City, New Jersey. Her first television appearance was with her father and Elvis Presley in 1959. She first appeared as a film actress in For Those Who Think Young (1964) and Get ...

12. Karl Held

Actor | Falcon Crest

Karl Held was born on September 19, 1931 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Carl Held. He is an actor, known for Falcon Crest (1981), Star Trek: The Original Series (1966) and MacGyver (1985). He was previously married to Sarah Marshall and Ruth Ann Fitz.

13. Susan Flannery

Actress | The Towering Inferno

Susan Flannery was born on July 31, 1939 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA. She is an actress and director, known for The Towering Inferno (1974), The Bold and the Beautiful (1987) and Days of Our Lives (1965).

14. Jeremy Slate

Actor | True Grit

Born by the Atlantic Ocean, Jeremy Slate also had a Pacific Ocean view when he lived in Malibu, California. In between oceans he has traveled the world.

He attended a military academy, joined the US Navy at 16 and was barely 18 when his destroyer joined the invasion of Normandy on D-Day (June 6, ...

15. Rosalind Cash

Actress | The Omega Man

Rosalind Cash was an actress whose career endured and flourished on stage, screen, and television, despite her staunch refusal to portray stereotypical Black roles. Ms. Cash was nominated for an Emmy for her work on the Public Broadcasting Service production of American Playhouse: Go Tell It on the...

16. Keith Andes

Actor | Tora! Tora! Tora!

1950s and 60s second lead actor Keith Andes fits into the strappingly handsome and virile mold that encompassed the likes of George Nader, Guy Madison, and Jeffrey Hunter. Although he may not be as well remembered as the aforementioned, he managed to maintain a reliable career on radio (from age 12...

17. Philip Bosco

Actor | The Savages

Philip Michael Bosco was born in Jersey City, New Jersey, to Margaret Raymond (Thek), a policewoman, and Philip Lupo Bosco, a carnival worker. He was of Italian and German descent. Bosco graduated from Saint Peter's Prep School, 1948, and from the Catholic University of America, A.B. 1957. He ...

18. Flip Wilson

Writer | Flip

Flip Wilson was born on December 8, 1933 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Clerow Wilson. He was a writer and actor, known for Flip (1970), The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh (1979) and Charlie & Co. (1985). He was married to Cookie Mackenzie and Lovenia Patricia (Peaches) Wilson. He died on ...

19. Frank Sinatra Jr.

Actor | Hollywood Homicide

Frank Sinatra Jr. was born on January 10, 1944 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Francis Wayne Sinatra. He was an actor, known for Hollywood Homicide (2003), Aru heishi no kake (1970) and Dream for an Insomniac (1996). He was married to Cynthia Sinatra. He died on March 16, 2016 in Daytona Beach, ...

20. Elizabeth Allen

Actress | Donovan's Reef

Elizabeth Allen was born on January 25, 1929 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Elizabeth Ellen Gillease. She was an actress, known for Donovan's Reef (1963), The Carey Treatment (1972) and The Fugitive (1963). She was married to Baron Karl von Vietinghoff-Scheel. She died on September 19, 2006 in ...

21. Danny Dayton

Actor | Guys and Dolls

Danny Dayton was born on November 20, 1923 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA. He was an actor and director, known for Guys and Dolls (1955), Ed Wood (1994) and Wonder Woman (1975). He was married to Arlene Allinson and Dagmar. He died on February 6, 1999 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

22. Paul Guilfoyle

Actor | The Grapes of Wrath

American character actor. Upon his entry into films in 1930, he was typecast as a weakling or criminal type. He received great acclaim for his role as Garth Esdras, the haunted and hunted accessory to murder in Winterset (1936). Memorable as the weaselly convict who tries to kill James Cagney at ...

23. A.J. Mendez

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

A.J. Mendez was born on March 19, 1987 in Union City, New Jersey, USA as April Jeanette Mendez. She is an actress, known for WWE SmackDown Live (1999), WWE NXT (2010) and WWE Main Event (2012). She has been married to C.M. Punk since June 13, 2014.

24. Anthony DeSando

Actor | A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints

Anthony DeSando was born on December 4, 1965 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA. He is an actor, known for A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints (2006), Party Girl (1995) and New Jack City (1991).

25. Marilyn McCoo

Actress | Santa Barbara

Marilyn McCoo was born on September 30, 1943 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA. She is an actress, known for Santa Barbara (1984), It Takes a Thief (1968) and The Fall Guy (1981). She has been married to Billy Davis Jr. since July 26, 1969.

26. Jack Betts

Actor | Spider-Man

Jack Betts was born on April 11, 1929 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Jack Fillmore Betts. He is an actor, known for Spider-Man (2002), 8MM (1999) and Falling Down (1993).

27. Ozzie Nelson

Actor | The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet

This preeminent sitcom dad of the 50s had already started things off studying law when he decided to put together a dance band in the 20s on the sly. The band was so successful that he never looked back -- his love for entertaining completely took over. The New Jersey-born performer made a living ...

28. King Kong Bundy

Actor | Moving

King Kong Bundy was riding a win streak of 300 consecutive victories when he challenged Terry "Hulk" Hogan to the World Wrestling Federation World's Heavyweight Championship. Budy's streak was snapped when Hogan defeated him in a wild brawl.

29. Allan Arkush

Producer | Heroes

Allan Arkush was born on April 30, 1948 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA. He is a producer and director, known for Heroes (2006), Crossing Jordan (2001) and Witches of East End (2013).

30. Joseph Sargent

Director | Jaws: The Revenge

Joseph Sargent was born on July 22, 1925 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Giuseppe Daniele Sorgente. He was a director and actor, known for Jaws: The Revenge (1987), Nightmares (1983) and Star Trek: The Original Series (1966). He was married to Carolyn Nelson and Mary Carver. He died on December ...

31. Phyllis Newman

Actress | Mannequin

Phyllis Newman was born on March 19, 1933 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA. She was an actress, known for Mannequin (1987), The Human Stain (2003) and One Life to Live (1968). She was married to Adolph Green. She died on September 15, 2019 in New York City, New York, USA.

32. Nancy Barbato Sinatra

Self | Nancy & Lee in Las Vegas

Nancy Barbato Sinatra was born on March 25, 1917 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Nancy Rose Barbato. She was married to Frank Sinatra. She died on July 13, 2018 in Rancho Mirage, California, USA.

33. James Barton

Actor | The Shepherd of the Hills

James Barton was born on November 1, 1890 in Gloucester City, New Jersey, USA as James Edward Barton. He was an actor, known for The Shepherd of the Hills (1941), His Family Tree (1935) and Playhouse 90 (1956). He was married to Kathryn Penman (Follies girl) and Ottilie Regina Kleinert. He died on ...

34. Marla Adams

Actress | Gotcha!

Marla Adams was born on August 28, 1938. She is an actress, known for Gotcha! (1985), The Young and the Restless (1973) and The Golden Girls (1985).

35. Sam Coppola

Actor | Saturday Night Fever

Sam Coppola was born on July 31, 1935 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA. He is known for his work on Saturday Night Fever (1977), Fatal Attraction (1987) and Jacob's Ladder (1990). He was married to Helen Shinnick. He died on February 5, 2012 in Leonia, New Jersey.

36. Vincent Guastaferro

Actor | State and Main

Vincent Guastaferro is a well known established character actor who's body of work spans 35 years. His range of credits include studio features to low budge indie films, series regulars to web series, and Broadway to Waiver Theater. Vinny believes it is an honor and privilege to meet other actors ...

37. Zakk Wylde

Soundtrack | V for Vendetta

Zakk Wylde was born on January 14, 1967 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Jeffrey Philip Wielandt. He has been married to Barbaranne Wylde since December 14, 1992. They have three children.

38. Michael Rodrick

Actor | Greenleaf

Michael was born and raised in Jersey City. During his junior year of high school, he auditioned for New Jersey's Governor's School of the Arts on a lark to get himself out of the house. He was one of 12 students selected across the state. He went on to receive a full scholarship to the Catholic ...

39. Victor Kilian

Actor | Only Angels Have Wings

American character actor of gruff demeanor who played in dozens of films through the Thirties and Forties. A native of New Jersey, he was a wagon driver for his father's laundry business before joining a vaudeville company. He played in stock and touring companies, then was cast in the Walter Huston...

40. Clement Blake

Actor | Superbad

Clement Blake was born on December 2, 1948 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA. He was an actor, known for Superbad (2007), Showtime (2002) and Minority Report (2002). He died on June 22, 2012 in Woodbridge, New Jersey.

41. Grandon Rhodes

Actor | Earth vs. the Flying Saucers

Grandon Rhodes was born on August 7, 1904 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Grandon Neviers Augustine Rolker. He was an actor, known for Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956), Tripoli (1950) and Detective Story (1951). He was married to Ruth Lee and Eveta Bryant. He died on June 9, 1987 in Encino, ...

42. E. Duke Vincent

Producer | Dynasty

E. Duke Vincent was born on April 30, 1932 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Edward Ventimiglia. He is known for his work on Dynasty (1981), Vega$ (1978) and Matt Houston (1982). He is married to Pamela Hensley.

43. Jesse Hlubik

Actor | May

Jesse Hlubik was born on March 24, 1971 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Jesse L. Hlubik. He is an actor and producer, known for May (2002), Castle (2009) and Violent Blue (2011).

44. Gina Piersanti

Actress | It Felt Like Love

Gina Piersanti was born in 1997 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA. She is an actress, known for It Felt Like Love (2013), Louie (2010) and The Water Detectives (2012).

45. Dennis Davern

Self | Now It Can Be Told

Dennis Davern was born on September 25, 1948 in Margate City, New Jersey, USA.

46. Anne Francine

Actress | Crocodile Dundee

Anne Francine was best known for her stage portrayal of the flamboyant Vera Charles in "Mame". She played the role--her favorite--both on Broadway and in touring productions.

Her long and successful career began in the nightclubs. She made her professional debut in New York at the elegant Coq Rouge,...

47. Ed Moran

Actor | The Deuce

Ed Moran was born on December 15, 1965 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA. He is known for his work on The Deuce (2017), Labor Day (2013) and Brooklyn's Finest (2009).

48. Lotus Long

Actress | Phantom of Chinatown

Lotus Long's father was Japanese and her mother was an ethnic Hawaiian. The family came to California in the 1920s and, because of her exotic beauty, Lotus didn't find it difficult to get into the movies and portrayed a succession of various Asian women. She took the stage name "Lotus Long", and ...

49. Kerri J. Baldwin

Actress | Atlanta

Kerri was recently honored in March of 2016 for her achievements in Television and Film by The City Council of Atlantic City, New Jersey. It was such a heartfelt honor to come back to her hometown where she started her career. In attendance was Joanna LaSane, the Director and Creator of The ...

50. Skip O'Brien

Actor | Black Sheep

Skip O'Brien was born on August 20, 1950 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA as Bernard Francis O'Brien. He was an actor, known for Black Sheep (1996), Higher Learning (1995) and Blow (2001). He was married to Susanne Bordeaux. He died on April 6, 2011 in Hazlet, New Jersey.


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