Birth Place Matching "Waxahachie, Texas, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Apocalypse Now
Frederic Forrest, the Oscar-nominated character actor, was born two days before Christmas Day in 1936 in Waxahachie, Texas, the same home town as director Robert Benton. Forrest had long wanted to be an actor, but he was so nervous that he ran out of auditions for school plays. Later, at Texas ...
Actress | Where the Heart Is
Mackenzie started modeling when she was 2 years old, and fell into acting with her first lead role when she was 4 years old. By the time she was 5, she had done two movies, a commercial and a voice over. At the age of 9, she continues to pursue her dream of acting.
Actor | Miller's Crossing
Charles Gunning was born in Waxahachie, Texas. As a child growing up in Dallas, he always aspired to be an artist. He was an active participant in the music and art scenes while residing in Austin, Texas, where he lived for 20 years. Charles has lived in Los Angeles, California, since 1991. Charles...
Actor | Manos: The Hands of Fate
Attended TCU (Texas Christian University) and SMU (Southern Methodist University) law school. US Navy aviator, Pacific, World War Two (flew a Kingfisher). Married Polly Gean of Fort Worth, Texas. Three children. 32nd degree Mason. Career attorney: Assistant D.A. in El Paso, Texas, title attorney ...
6. Dick Murdoch
Actor | Grunt! The Wrestling Movie
One of the many professional wrestlers who used his "Texas" background to make a name for himself, Murdoch was one of roughest and meanest of grapplers. He was adept at both singles and tag-team action, gaining a bit of fame as a longtime partner of "The American Dream" Dusty Rhodes. Murdoch ...
13. Paul Richards
Paul Richards was born on November 21, 1908 in Waxahachie, Texas, USA as Paul Rapier Richards. He died on May 4, 1986 in Waxahachie.
14. Byron Nelson
Actor | The Caddy
Byron Nelson was born on February 4, 1912 in Waxahachie, Texas, USA as John Byron Nelson Jr. He was an actor, known for The Caddy (1953), The Dean Martin Show (1965) and All American Swing Stars (1948). He was married to Peggy Simmons and Louise Shofner. He died on September 26, 2006 in Roanoke, ...