January 26, 1958, 8:00 P.M.Metairie, LA, United States
Ellen DeGeneres was born on January 26, 1958, in Metairie, Louisiana. She is an American comedian, actress, and television host. She starred on the sitcom Ellen from 1994 to 1998, and has hosted The Ellen DeGeneres Show since 2003. DeGeneres has also had roles in films such as Mr. Wrong (1996), EDtv (1999), and The Love Letter (1999), and she voices the character Dory in the Pixar films Finding Nemo (2003) and Finding Dory (2016).