Alex Karras

Alex Karras
Former NFL great Alex Karras made his transition to acting appear almost too easy, only to further defy expectations by taking on roles that skewed away from the tough guy image he had cultivated as a professional athlete. As one of the greatest defensive tackles ever to play the game of football, Karras enjoyed a college career in which he won the Outland Trophy and a Rose Bowl Championship in...

Amanda Foreman

Amanda Foreman
The daughter of famed producer John Foreman ("Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid"), actress Amanda Foreman followed in her father's footsteps to a career in the entertainment industry, starting out in high school plays and moving toward a successful film and television acting career. Dark-haired, with striking and expressive eyes and a flair for the dramatic to which the camera responded well...

Andrew Manser

Credits: Savage Planet, Some Girl(s) BIRTHDATE| 07/15/1981

Anne Fontaine

Anne Fontaine
French writer-director Anne Fontaine became a critical and box office favorite in the '90s and 2000s on the strength of her complicated, often intense dramas about love and sexuality, which included "Dry Cleaning" (1997), "Coco Before Chanel" (2009) and "Adore" (2013). A former dancer and actress, Fontaine established herself on the arthouse circuit with the Cesar-nominated "Dry Cleaning," about a...

Ari Aster

Credits: Basically, Basically BIRTHDATE| 07/15/1986

Brian Austin Green

Brian Austin Green
Teen stardom cemented public opinion of Brian Austin Green as an early 1990s actor-turned-rap star wannabe, but in his later career, Green began to turn public opinion back in his favor with a string of well-received performances. Literally growing up on camera, Green worked as a child actor before Aaron Spelling cast him on the seminal "Beverly Hills, 90210" (FOX, 1990-2000) as David Silver...

Brigitte Nielsen

Brigitte Nielsen
Statuesque and exotic, Brigitte Nielsen acted alongside the biggest names in Hollywood during her 1980s heyday as an icy villainess, but it was not until years later when her star had faded that she launched a reality television career and fans finally had a glimpse of the real woman behind the mystique. Blessed with a tall frame and frosty European features, Nielsen launched her career as a...

Carmen Zapata

<p>A prolific actress with a career spanning over six decades, Hispanic-American actress Carmen Zapata appeared in over 100 movies and television shows, including the groundbreaking children's show "Villa Alegre" (PBS 1973-1980) and the '90s comedy hits "Sister Act" (1992) and "Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit" (1993). Zapata was born on July 15, 1927 in New York City. She made her Broadway...

Clive Cussler

While not a household name like Stephen King or Michael Crichton, of adventure novelist Clive Cussler's dozens of books, nearly 20 appeared on the <i>New York Times</i> bestseller list. Enthralled with the mysteries of the sea and an avid scuba diver since his days in the U.S. Air Force, Cussler began writing fiction while working at a Los Angeles advertising agency and incorporated...
Credits: Raise the Hunley, Raise the Titanic BIRTHDATE| 07/15/1931