Do You Share a Birthday with Any of These Influential Filmmakers? 

Posted by Indiana - 23 Jun 2022
Do You Share A Birthday With an Influential Filmmaker :: Uni-versal Extras

Film fans! Ever wondered who you might unwittingly be sharing a birthday with? Well wonder no more; we’ve compiled a list of some of the most influential filmmakers that the industry has even seen so you can see just which film titans might be celebrating at the exact same time as you are…


🎉 JANUARY 

Jan 3 Sergio Leone 

Jan 14Steven Soderbergh 

Jan 15Regina King 

Jan 20 – David Lynch 

💌 FEBRUARY

Feb 3Anthony Russo (Russo Brothers)  

Feb 12 – Darren Aronofsky 

Feb 17Michael Bay 

Feb 18 – John Hughes 

Feb 21 – Jordan Peele 

☘️ MARCH 

March 1Ron Howard 

March 15 – David Cronenberg

March 20 – Spike Lee 

March 22 – Quentin Tarantino 

March 31 Chloé Zhao 

Chloé Zhao :: Uni-versal Extras
See Chloé Zhao’s Filmography

🐰 APRIL 

April 7 Francis Ford Coppola 

April 15Emma Thompson 

April 18Edgar Wright 

April 22 – John Waters 

April 23Michael Moore 

April 30 – Jane Campion 

🌻 MAY 

May 1 – Wes Anderson 

May 6 – Orson Welles 

May 14 – George Lucas / Sofia Coppola 

May 19 – Chinonye Chukwu 

May 31 – Clint Eastwood 

🕶️ JUNE 

June 9 – Aaron Sorkin 

June 25 Sidney Lumet 

June 26 – Paul Thomas Anderson 

June 27 – J.J. Abrams 

June 28Mel Brooks 

See J.J. Abrams’ Filmography

🍦 JULY 

July 18Joseph Russo (Russo Brothers) 

July 21Lana Wachowski 

July 26 – Stanley Kubrick 

July 30Christopher Nolan 

☀️ AUGUST 

Aug 4 Gerta Gerwig 

Aug 6 – M. Night Shyamalan 

Aug 13 – Alfred Hitchcock 

Aug 16 – James Cameron 

Aug 18Roman Polanski 

Aug 23 Lexi Alexander 

Aug 24Ava DuVernay 

Aug 25Tim Burton 

Aug 28David Fincher 

📚 SEPTEMBER 

Sept 5Werner Herzog 

Sept 10 – Guy Ritchie 

Sept 17 – Baz Luhrmann 

Sept 21Ethan Coen (Coen Brothers)

See Joel and Ethan Coen’s Filmography

🎃 OCTOBER 

Oct 9Guillermo del Toro 

Oct 20Danny Boyle / Anna Boden / Valerie Faris 

Oct 22Spike Jonze 

Oct 23 Ang Lee 

Oct 31Peter Jackson 

🎆 NOVEMBER 

Nov 17 – Martin Scorsese 

Nov 19Jodie Foster / Charlie Kaufman 

Nov 28Kathryn Bigelow / Alfonso Cuarón 

Nov 29Joel Coen (Coen Brothers) 

Nov 30Ridley Scott / Woody Allen 

🎄 DECEMBER

Dec 6Noel Clarke

Dec 8Nancy Meyers 

Dec 10 – Kenneth Branagh