Author Archives: Born On The Same Day

#643 Malin Åkerman / Jason Biggs – 12 May 1978

Malin Åkerman Malin Maria Åkerman (born May 12, 1978) is a Swedish Canadian actress, model and singer. She was born in Stockholm, Sweden and moved to Canada at the age of two. As a child, she appeared in several television commercials before going on to win … Continue reading

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#642 Michelle Pfeiffer / Martin Whitmarsh – 29 April 1958

Michelle Pfeiffer Michelle Marie Pfeiffer (born April 29, 1958) is an American actress and singer. She made her film debut in 1980 in The Hollywood Knights, but first garnered mainstream attention with her breakout performance in Scarface (1983). Pfeiffer has had her greatest commercial successes with Batman Returns (1992), What … Continue reading

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#641 Sheena Easton / Neil Pearson – 27 April 1959

Sheena Easton Sheena Easton (born Sheena Shirley Orr; 27 April 1959) is a Scottish/American international recording artist and stage and TV/film actress. Easton first came into the public eye as the focus of an episode in the first British reality television programme The … Continue reading

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#640 Camilla Dallerup / Gina Yashere – 6 April 1974

Camilla Dallerup Camilla Dallerup (born 6 April 1974) is a British-based Danish ballroom dancer, dance teacher and model. She is probably best known for her appearances on the BBC’s celebrity dance competition, Strictly Come Dancing. Born in Aalborg, Denmark. Gina … Continue reading

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#639 Nick Mason / Mairead Maguire – 27 January 1944

Nick Mason Nicholas Berkeley “Nick” Mason (born 27 January 1944) is an English drummer and composer, best known for his work with Pink Floyd. He is the only constant member of the band since its formation in 1965. Despite solely writing only … Continue reading

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#638 Mick Ronson / Simon Hoggart – 26 May 1946

Mick Ronson Michael “Mick” Ronson (26 May 1946 – 29 April 1993) was an English guitarist, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, arranger and producer. He is best known for his work with David Bowie, as one of The Spiders from Mars. Ronson was a busy session musician who recorded with artists … Continue reading

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#637 Louise Brooks / Harley O. Teets – 14 November 1906

Louise Brooks Louise Brooks (November 14, 1906 – August 8, 1985), born Mary Louise Brooks, was an American dancer and actress, noted for popularizing the bobbed haircut. Brooks is best known as the lead in three feature films made in Europe, including two G. W. Pabst films: Pandora’s Box (1929), Diary of … Continue reading

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#636 Leon Trotsky / King Baggot – 7 November 1879

Leon Trotsky Leon Trotsky ( 7 November 1879 – 21 August 1940) was a Russian Marxist revolutionary and theorist, Soviet politician, and the founder and first leader of the Red Army. On 20 August 1940, Trotsky was attacked in his … Continue reading

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#635 Winston Churchill / Lucy Maud Montgomery – 30 November 1874

Winston Churchill Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, KG, OM, CH, TD, DL, FRS, Hon. RA (30 November 1874 – 24 January 1965) was a British politician who was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 (that is, for most … Continue reading

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#634 Sigmund Freud / Robert Peary – 6 May 1856

Sigmund Freud Sigmund Freud (born Sigismund Schlomo Freud; 6 May 1856 – 23 September 1939) was an Austrian neurologist who became known as the founding father of psychoanalysis. Freud developed therapeutic techniques such as the use of free association and discovered … Continue reading

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#633 Tila Tequila / Natalie Anderson – 24th October 1981

Tila Tequila Tila Nguyen (born October 24, 1981), better known by her stage names Tila Tequila and Miss Tila, is a Singaporean-born American model and television personality. She is known for her appearances in the men’s magazines Stuff, Maxim, Penthouse, … Continue reading

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#632 Béla Lugosi / Margaret Dumont – 20 October 1882

Béla Lugosi Béla Ferenc Dezső Blaskó (20 October 1882 – 16 August 1956), better known as Béla Lugosi, was a Hungarian-American actor, famous for portraying Count Dracula in the original 1931 film and for his roles in various other horror … Continue reading

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#631 Lindsey Vonn / Frieda Pinto / Esperanza Spalding – 18 October 1984

Lindsey Vonn Lindsey Caroline Vonn (née Kildow; born October 18, 1984) is an American World Cup alpine ski racer who competed with the United States Ski Team. She has won four overall World Cup championships with three consecutive titles in … Continue reading

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#630 Chevy Chase / R. L. Stine – 8 October 1943

Chevy Chase Cornelius Crane “Chevy” Chase (born October 8, 1943) is an American comedian, writer, television actor and film actor. He began acting with National Lampoon. He quickly became a key cast member in the inaugural season of Saturday Night … Continue reading

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#629 Brigitte Bardot / Janet Munro – 28 September 1934

Brigitte Bardot Brigitte Anne-Marie Bardot (born 28 September 1934) is a French former actress, singer and fashion model, now an animal rights activist. She was one of the best known sex symbols of the 1950s and ’60s. Starting in 1969, … Continue reading

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#628 Judy Geeson / Margaret Trudeau – 10 September 1948

Judy Geeson Judith Amanda “Judy” Geeson (born 10 September 1948) is an English actress. Geeson’s first major film appearances came in 1967 with To Sir, with Love (alongside Sidney Poitier and pop singer Lulu), and the comedy Here We Go … Continue reading

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#627 Maggie Wheeler / Brian Conley – 7 August 1961

Maggie Wheeler Margaret Emily “Maggie” Wheeler (née Jakobson, born August 7, 1961) is an American actress, best known for her role as Janice on the TV show Friends. Brian Conley Brian Conley (born 7 August 1961) is an English comedian, television presenter, singer and actor. At … Continue reading

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#626 Christina Hendricks / Dulé Hill – 3 May 1975

Christina Hendricks Christina Rene Hendricks (born May 3, 1975) is an American actress who plays Joan Harris on the AMC cable television series Mad Men and played Saffron on the FOX series Firefly. She has been nominated for three Emmy Awards for her work on Mad Men. Dulé Hill Karim Dulé Hill (born May 3, 1975) … Continue reading

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#625 Robbie Savage / Candy Lo – 18 October 1974

Robbie Savage Robert William “Robbie” Savage (born 18 October 1974) is a football pundit and former Welsh professional footballer who played predominantly as a midfielder. During his career he captained Derby County, and also played for the Welsh national team. … Continue reading

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#624 Jo Brand / Kate Buffery / Quentin Willson – 23 July 1957

Jo Brand Josephine Grace “Jo” Brand (born 23 July 1957) is a BAFTA-winning English comedienne, writer, and actress. Commencing her entertainment career with a move from psychiatric nursing to the alternative comedy stand-up scene, she went on to appear on The Brain Drain, Channel 4’s Jo Brand Through the Cakehole, Getting On and … Continue reading

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