Jennifer Aniston was born in Sherman Oaks, California,

Jennifer Aniston

Jennifer Aniston was born in Sherman Oaks, California, to actors John Aniston and Nancy Dow. Her father is Greek, and her mother was of English, Irish, Scottish, and Italian descent.

Aniston makes a good case for proving that acting talent can be absorbed by osmosis.

She won the hearts of television viewers as Rachel on the NBC sitcom 'Friends,' which ran for 10 seasons