Birth Place Matching "Emporia, Kansas, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


22 names.


1. R. Lee Ermey

Actor | Full Metal Jacket

A talented character actor known for his military roles, Ronald Lee Ermey was in the United States Marine Corps for 11 years. He rose to the rank of Staff Sergeant, and later was bestowed the honorary rank of Gunnery Sergeant by the Marine Corps, after he served 14 months in Vietnam and later did ...

2. Spencer Hill

Actor | A Perfect Getaway

Spencer Hill is the son of Don Hill, a Representative in the Kansas state legislature and pharmacist, and Robbie Hill. He has an older sister, Holly Stone, who has two children, Rylie and Jackson. Spencer graduated from Emporia High School and Kansas State University and played football at both ...

3. Harry Cheshire

Actor | Impact

Harry Cheshire was born on August 16, 1891 in Emporia, Kansas, USA as Harry V. Cheshire. He was an actor, known for Impact (1949), The First Traveling Saleslady (1956) and Air Hostess (1949). He died on June 16, 1968 in Orange County, California, USA.

4. Phil Harvey

Actor | Touch of Evil

Phil Harvey was born on May 11, 1921 in Emporia, Kansas, USA. He is an actor, known for Touch of Evil (1958), The Monolith Monsters (1957) and The Deadly Mantis (1957).

5. James P. Burtis

Actor | The Return of Jimmy Valentine

James P. Burtis was born on May 12, 1893 in Emporia, Kansas, USA. He was an actor, known for The Return of Jimmy Valentine (1936), The Hurricane Express (1932) and The Mystery Man (1935). He died on July 24, 1939 in California, USA.

6. Thelma Hill

Actress | The Miracle Woman

Thelma Hill was born Thelma Floy Hillerman in Emporia, Kansas. Her family moved to Los Angeles, California during her early teen years. Living just blocks from the Mack Sennett studio, Thelma became one of the star struck, wide eyed girls who hung out near the studio peering through the gates. It ...

7. Clint Bowyer

Self | NASCAR on TNT

Clint Bowyer was born on May 30, 1979 in Emporia, Kansas, USA. He has been married to Lorra Bowyer since 2014. They have one child.

8. Melora Creager

Actress | Longtime Companion

Melora Creager was born March 25, 1966 to an administrator and physicist at a university, and a graphic designer. Being a very artistic family, the children were 'practically required' to learn an instrument. At the age of five, Melora took up the piano. At nine, she took up the cello, around which...

9. Matt Dreiling

Camera Department | Would You Rather

Matt Dreiling was born on June 19, 1971 in Emporia, Kansas, USA. He is known for his work on Would You Rather (2012), Joy (2006) and Birdy in the Cage (2003).

10. Dean Smith

Self | He Got Game

Dean Smith was born on February 28, 1931 in Emporia, Kansas, USA as Dean Edward Smith. He was married to Linnea Smith and Ann Cleavinger. He died on February 7, 2015 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA.

11. David Lee Garver

Actor | Kill the Messenger

Born in Kansas and raised in Iowa, David Lee Garver started acting at a very young age after watching his father and brother perform in community theater. After studying at the University of Kansas, he moved to New York City where he appeared in a handful of Off-Off Broadway plays and NYU student ...

12. Sepideh Haftgoli

Actress | IM Nowruz

Sepideh Haftgoli was born on October 22, 1980 in Emporia, Kansas, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for IM Nowruz (2012), Restoration and Holidater.

13. William L. White

Writer | They Were Expendable

Son of William Allen White, long-time Editor/Publisher of the Emporia (Kansas) Gazette, whom he succeeded from 1944-1973.

14. Eva Johnson

Actress | A Man's Duty

Eva Johnson was born on October 2, 1899 in Emporia, Kansas, USA as Eva Laura Johnson. She was an actress, known for A Man's Duty (1919). She was married to Earl Ellsworth Jackson, Turner G. Sloan, Jr. and Holland J. Loud. She died on April 15, 1956 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

15. Mark Essex

Mark Essex was born on August 12, 1949 in Emporia, Kansas, USA as Mark James Robert Essex. He died on January 7, 1973 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

16. Jim Everett

Self | The NFL on CBS

Jim Everett was born on January 3, 1963 in Emporia, Kansas, USA as James Samuel Everett III. He is an actor, known for The NFL on CBS (1956), NFL Monday Night Football (1970) and The NFL on NBC (1965).

17. William Allen White

Writer | In the Heart of a Fool

Pictured on a 3¢ US postage stamp in the Famous Americans/Authors series, issued 31 July 1948.

18. James Still

Writer | The Velocity of Gary

James Still was born on May 31, 1959 in Emporia, Kansas, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for The Velocity of Gary (1998), Little Bear (1995) and Little Bill (1999).

20. Stephen Singular

Writer | Talk Radio

Stephen Singular was born on November 10, 1950 in Emporia, Kansas, USA. He is a writer, known for Talk Radio (1988), Legacy of Sin: The William Coit Story (1995) and Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs (2014). He has been married to Joyce Jacques since October 10, 1992. He was previously married to Ann ...

21. Clinton Ross

Actor | The Ten Thousand Dollar Trail

Clinton Ross was born on January 17, 1891 in Emporia, Kansas, USA as Clinton Thomas Ross. He was an actor, known for The Ten Thousand Dollar Trail (1921) and Injustice (1919). He died on June 15, 1943 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

22. Charles Allen

Actor | In the Depths of Our Hearts

Charles Allen was born on January 29, 1895 in Emporia, Kansas, USA as Charles Hayward Allen. He was an actor, known for In the Depths of Our Hearts (1920) and The Lure of a Woman (1921). He was married to Genevieve Marie Reynolds. He died in September 1978 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA.


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