Becky Ann Baker
Birth Name: Becky Ann Baker
Birth Place: Fort Knox, Kentucky, USA
Becky Ann Baker was born Becky Gelke on Feb. 17, 1953 in Fort Knox, KY, but as part of a military family, she actually spent her adolescence on a number of different army bases. Even though she was never able to set down roots for very long, Baker found ways to cultivate her love of performing, which she first experienced upon watching her mother sing as a soloist in church. Baker's later turn in a grade school production only convinced her more that performing was what she wanted to pursue in life. After graduating from Western Kentucky University with a BA in theater and minors in music and dance, Baker studied under noted acting teacher and director Peter Flood. She made her bow on Broadw...