Famous People Born On April 18th

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April 18 individuals fall under the first sun sign, Aries. Aries individuals are twice ruled by planets Mars. These people are some of the most ambitious and nicest people of all the Aries personalities. They often enjoy change as a result they are more interesting, smarter, and keen individuals than others. Their mixture of sensitivity and kind assertiveness will help them keep a calm head in sticky situations. People born on this day are enthusiastic and often will have a lot of drive and passion. Often, they are creative and enjoy creating something original. These people often take life too seriously and will need to be reminded to sit back and enjoy life.

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David Tennant
23
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Bathgate, Scotland

A celebrated son of Scotland, David Tennant is best known for his lead role in the BBC series, Doctor Who, from 2005-10. The show made him a household name and a sex symbol. His career continues to flourish with lead roles in films and television. He’s also a prolific theater actor having played Shakespearean characters like Hamlet and Richard II.

 2 
Kourtney Kardashian
(Media Personality, Socialite & Model Known for Starring in the Reality Series 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians')
Kourtney Kardashian
65
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

One of the most popular social media celebrities in the US, Kourtney Kardashian is best known for her appearance in the TV series Keeping Up with the Kardashians. Along with her sisters, she endorses products like prescription drugs, Coca-Cola, and waist slimming pants, for which she gets paid between $75,000 and $300,000 per post on social media.

 3 
Vanessa Kirby
(British Actress Known for Her Role as ‘Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon’ in the TV Series ‘The Crown')
Vanessa Kirby
29
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Wimbledon, London, England

English actress, Vanessa Kirby, catapulted to fame as Princess Margaret in the Netflix historical drama series The Crown. The success brought her big films like Mission: Impossible –Fallout. However, Venessa has been a known stage and screen actress for quite some time. Her profile include A Streetcar Named Desire (play), The Frankenstein Chronicles (television series) and Great Expectations (BBC miniseries).

 4 
Rick Moranis
(Actor & Comedian)
Rick Moranis
16
Birth Year: 1953
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

Rick Moranis is one of the most popular Canadian artists to make it big in the American film industry. Best known for playing father characters in children's films like Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, Rick proved to be a great father off-screen as he took a long break from his career to take care of his children, after the death of his wife.

 5 
Conan O’Brien
(Host of TV Show 'Late Night with Conan O'Brien' (1993-2009))
Conan O’Brien
26
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States

Conan O’Brien is an American comedian, writer, television host, podcaster, and producer. Over the years, he has played an important role in NBC, hosting the network's successful shows like The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien and Late Night with Conan O'Brien, and writing for Saturday Night Live. His work has influenced comedians like Mindy Kaling, Seth Meyers, and Kumail Nanjiani.

 6 
America Ferrera
(Actress and Producer Known for Her TV Series ‘Ugly Betty’ and ‘Independent Lens’)
America Ferrera
25
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

America Ferrera is an American actress and filmmaker. Best known for her portrayal of Betty Suarez in the TV series Ugly Betty, Ferrera won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for her performance, becoming the first Latin woman to do so. In 2007, she was named in Time magazine's 100 most influential people in the world list.

 7 
Chloe Bennet
(Actress and Singer Known for Her TV Series ‘Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D’)
Chloe Bennet
12
Birth Year: 1992
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Chloe Bennet is an American singer and actress best known for playing Daisy Johnson / Quake in the superhero TV series Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. She serves as an inspiration to those suffering from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and anxiety as she revealed in 2018 that she has been suffering from these conditions since childhood.

 8 
Eric Roberts
11
Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: Biloxi, Mississippi, United States

The oldest of the popular Roberts siblings, Eric Roberts is an acclaimed American actor. In a career spanning more than four decades, Eric Roberts has gathered more than 596 credits, one of few actors to do so since the 1970s. Eric Roberts has been on the wrong side of the law on a couple of occasions for possession of drugs.

 9 
Hayley Mills
(Actress)
Hayley Mills
15
Birth Year: 1946
Birthplace: Marylebone, United Kingdom
Hayley Mills, daughter of actors Sir John Mills and Mary Hayley Bell, is best known for her dual role as a child actor in the 1961 film The Parent Trap. Her debut role in Tiger Bay won her a BAFTA. A Disney regular, she won a Disney Legend Award, too. 
 10 
James Woods
(Best Known for His Roles in the Films: 'Salvador' and 'Ghosts of Mississippi')
James Woods
21
Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: Vernal, Utah, United States

Mostly known for playing real-life characters, Emmy Award-winner James Woods began his career on stage. Fans adore him for his performances in the play Moonchildren, the series Holocaust, and the TV movie Too Big to Fail. He also played a significant voice role in the animated feature Hercules.

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Rosie Huntington-Whiteley
14
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Plymouth, Devon, England

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley is a popular English model and actress known for being the face of world-renowned brands, such as Victoria's Secret, Burberry, and Marks & Spencer. Known for her stunning looks, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley has been featured on covers of magazines, such as Vogue. She has also been named in lists like FHM's World's Sexiest Woman and Maxim magazine's Hot 100.

 12 
Britt Robertson
12
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Britt Robertson is best known as Casey Newton from the film Tomorrowland. She has also delivered award-winning performances in films such as White Rabbit and Ask Me Anything. Some of her other notable projects are the film A Dog's Purpose and the series Life Unexpected and The Secret Circle.
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Jeff Dunham
(Comedian, Ventriloquist)
Jeff Dunham
10
Birth Year: 1962
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
Stand-up comedian and ventriloquist Jeff Dunham is best known for his performances with the dummy Achmed the Dead Terrorist, through which he satirized terrorism, and his several Comedy Central specials. He made a Guinness record for selling most tickets for a stand-up comedy tour, for the Spark of Insanity tour.
Ski Mask the Slump God
11
Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States

Stokeley Clevon Goulbourne, popularly known by his stage name Ski Mask the Slump God, is an American rapper. He is credited with co-founding a hip hop collective called Members Only. A controversial figure, Goulbourne has been on the wrong side of the law on a couple of occasions. In 2016, he was arrested for robbery and driving without a license.

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Maria Bello
(Actress )
Maria Bello
11
Birth Year: 1967
Birthplace: Norristown, Pennsylvania, United States
Maria Bello is best known for her award-winning roles in The Cooler, Coyote Ugly, and A History of Violence. She has also amazed audiences with her roles as Dr. Anna in ER and Jacqueline "Jack" Sloane in NCIS. Bello has worked for Darfur genocide victims and Haitian women, too.
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Miguel Cabrera
(Venezuelan Professional Baseball First Baseman and Designated Hitter)
Miguel Cabrera
10
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Maracay, Venezuela

Miguel Cabrera is a Venezuelan baseball player who currently plays for the Detroit Tigers of MLB. An 11-time MLB All-Star, Cabrera claimed the MLB Triple Crown in 2012, becoming the first player to achieve the feat in 45 seasons. He has also won two American League MVP awards among other honors since his debut in 2003.

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Jane Leeves
(Actress)
Jane Leeves
4
Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: Ilford, Essex
Jane Leeves is best known for her Emmy- and Golden Globe-nominated portrayal of Daphne Moon in Frasier. Fans also loved her as Joy Scroggs in the series Hot in Cleveland and as Alberta Leonard in the movie Miracle on 34th Street. Leeves has also campaigned for the LGBT community.
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Edgar Wright
(Director)
Edgar Wright
6
Birth Year: 1974
Birthplace: Poole, Dorset, England
Director Edgar Wright is best known for the film Shaun of the Dead, part of “The Three Flavours Cornetto Trilogy." He also directed Scott Pilgrim vs. the World and co-wrote Steven Spielberg's The Adventures of Tintin and the Marvel film Ant-Man. His signature style includes tracking shots and zooms. 
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Kayleigh McEnany
(Political Commentator)
Kayleigh McEnany
39
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Tampa, Florida

The current White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany is also a political commentator, author and a lawyer. The highly educated, confident and energetic McEnany worked for Fox News and CNN before she shot to fame during the 2016 presidential election for her support for Donald Trump.

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Barbara Hale
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Della Street’ in the TV Series ‘Perry Mason’)
Barbara Hale
9
Birth Year: 1922
Birthplace: DeKalb, Illinois, United States
Died: January 26, 2017

Barbara Hale was an American actress best remembered for playing Della Street in the popular legal drama TV series, Perry Mason, for which she received an Emmy Award in 1959. In 2001, Hale was honored with a Golden Boot Award for her contributions to Western cinema.

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Steven Stayner
(Kidnap Victim)
Steven Stayner
7
Birth Year: 1965
Birthplace: Merced, California, United States
Died: September 17, 1989

Steven Stayner was kidnapped by Kenneth Parnell at age 7. Steven escaped with fellow captive Timothy White after being held captive and sexually abused for 7 years. He died in a motorcycle accident later. His older brother, Cary Stayner, turned out to be a serial killer years later.

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Aminé
(Singer-Rapper Known for Debut Single 'Caroline')
Aminé
12
Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, United States

Aminé is an American rapper, songwriter, and singer. He is best known for his hit single Caroline, which took the US Billboard Hot 100 by storm by peaking at number 11 on the chart. In 2017, Aminé was nominated at the BET Hip Hop Awards under the Best New Hip Hop Artist category.

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Ahmed I
(Ottoman Emperor)
Ahmed I
9
Birth Year: 1590
Birthplace: Manisa, Turkey
Died: November 22, 1617
Ahmed I reigned as the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire from 1603 till 1617. He ended the Ottoman tradition of royal fratricide upon taking over the throne. He constructed the iconic Blue Mosque of Turkey. He also patronized art, especially calligraphy, and wrote poems under the pseudonym Bahti.
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Eric McCormack
(Known for His Roles in the Series: 'Will & Grace,' 'Travelers' and 'Perception')
Eric McCormack
3
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Canadian-American actor-singer Eric McCormack is best known as Will Truman from Will & Grace, a role that earned him a Primetime Emmy. He has also appeared in lead roles in Lonesome Dove: The Series and Perception, and has delivered an award-winning performance in Here's to Life!

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Jessica Jung
(Singer And Former Member of the South Korean Pop Group 'Girls' Generation')
Jessica Jung
8
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Korean-American entertainer Jessica Jung is a former member of the South Korean girl band Girls' Generation. She has also appeared as Elle Woods in the Korean version of Legally Blonde and has starred in the series Wild Romance. She owns a fashion brand and has released a bestselling novel, too.
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Sophia Grace Brownlee
(Pop Singer, TV Personality, YouTuber)
Sophia Grace Brownlee
15
Birth Year: 2003
Birthplace: Essex,England
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Eli Roth
(Film Director & Screenwriter Known for His Horror Films 'Cabin Fever' & 'Hostel')
Eli Roth
6
Birth Year: 1972
Birthplace: Newton, Massachusetts, United States

Eli Roth is an American filmmaker and actor. He is known for making controversially bloody and explicitly violent horror films, such as Hostel, for which he has been included in a group of filmmakers called The Splat Pack by journalists. Also known for his fashion sense and workout routine, Roth was voted Most Fit Director by Men's Fitness in 2006.

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Moises Arias
14
Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

Moises Arias is an American actor who established himself after starting his career as a child artist. He is known for playing important roles in films like The Kings of Summer, The Wall of Mexico, and Monos. Moises Arias stirred up controversy in 2014 when pictures of him laying shirtless with the then-13-year-old Willow Smith surfaced.

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Kenny Ortega
(Director and Choreographer Known for His Films: ‘Newsies’, ‘Hocus Pocus’ and ‘High School Musical’)
Kenny Ortega
2
Birth Year: 1950
Birthplace: Palo Alto, California, United States
Emmy-winning choreographer Kenny Ortega is best known for directing and choreographing the High School Musical TV film series and the Descendants trilogy, both for Disney Channel. Ortega has also directed shows for popular artists such as Michael Jackson, Gloria Estefan, and Cher. He is also openly gay. 
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Divock Origi
(Belgian Professional Footballer Who Plays as a Forward)
Divock Origi
2
Birth Year: 1995
Birthplace: Ostend
 31 
Melissa Hart
(First Celebrity to Win the $1 Million Top Prize on TV Game Show 'Celebrity Wheel of Fortune')
Melissa Hart
9
Birth Year: 1976
Birthplace: Smithtown, New York, United States
Melissa Joan Hart became a teen icon with her performances as Clarissa Darling in the Nickelodeon series Clarissa Explains It All and as Sabrina Spellman in the 1990s’ sitcom Sabrina the Teenage Witch. Fans also loved her as Mel in Melissa & Joey. She also co-owns a fashion line.
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Melody Thomas Scott
4
Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California
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Leonarda Cianciulli
(Serial Killer)
Leonarda Cianciulli
20
Birth Year: 1894
Birthplace: Montella
Died: October 15, 1970

Leonarda Cianciulli was an Italian serial killer who murdered three women and turned their bodies into soaps and tea cakes. She is also known as the "Soap-Maker of Correggio." Between 1939 and 1940, she killed three of her neighbors--all of them middle-aged women--as part of human sacrifices. She was eventually found guilty of her crimes and sentenced to prison.  

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Clarence Darrow
2
Birth Year: 1857
Birthplace: Kinsman Township
Died: March 13, 1938
 35 
Lucrezia Borgia
(Duchess Consort of Ferrara, Modena and Reggio (1505 - 1519))
Lucrezia Borgia
4
Birth Year: 1480
Birthplace: Subiaco, Italy
Died: June 24, 1519
Spanish-Italian noblewoman Lucrezia Borgia, daughter of Pope Alexander VI, ruled as the governor of Spoleto. She was part of many politically motivated marriages. She has been portrayed as the femme fatale in many movies and novels. Dosso Dossi’s Portrait of a Youth is the only credible portrait of Lucrezia.
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Wojciech Szczęsny
(Polish footballer)
Wojciech Szczęsny
6
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Warsaw
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Virginia Gardner
2
Birth Year: 1995
Birthplace: Sacramento, California, USA
 38 
Tom Hughes
(Actor)
Tom Hughes
3
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Chester, England
 39 
James Drury
(Actor Known for Having Played the Title Role in the 90-Minute Weekly Western Television Series 'The Virginian')
James Drury
1
Birth Year: 1934
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: April 6, 2020

James Drury was the quintessential tall, dark, and handsome Western hero of Hollywood in the 1950s and the 1960s. he had started his acting career at age 12. Interestingly he graduated in horticulture and animal husbandry. He is best remembered for his role in the NBC series The Virginian.

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Haile Gebrselassie
(Former Ethiopian Long-Distance Track Athlete and Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist)
Haile Gebrselassie
3
Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: Assela, Ethiopia
 41 
Dhondo Keshav Karve
(Social Reformer and Educator)
Dhondo Keshav Karve
4
Birth Year: 1858
Birthplace: Ratnagiri
Died: November 9, 1962

Dhondo Keshav Karve was an Indian social reformer who worked for women's welfare in India. A pioneer in supporting widows' education, Karve also promoted widow remarriage. He also walked the talk by marrying a widow. Karve is credited with founding SNDT Women's University, India's first women's university. In 1958, he was honored with India’s highest civilian award, the Bharat Ratna.

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Esther Afua Ocloo
(Co-Founder of Women's World Banking)
Esther Afua Ocloo
3
Birth Year: 1919
Birthplace: South Dayi District, Ghana
Died: February 8, 2002

Ghanaian businesswoman Esther Afua Ocloo, better known as the founder of Women’s World Banking, had stepped into the world of business with less than a dollar. She initially sold marmalade in Ghana and then moved to England to learn food processing, eventually turning into a microlending pioneer.

Samuel P. Huntington
1
Birth Year: 1927
Birthplace: New York City
Died: December 24, 2008
 44 
Jochen Rindt
(German-Born Austrian Racer Who Became the First Posthumous F-1 Champion)
Jochen Rindt
1
Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Mainz, Germany
Died: September 5, 1970

Though born in Germany, racer Jochen Rindt competed for Austria throughout his illustrious career, which saw him score 6 Grand Prix wins. At 28, he was killed in a practice race for the Italian Grand Prix. He later became the only racer to be posthumously named the F-1 World Champion.

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Henry Louis Vivian Derozio
(Indian Poet and Educator Who Disseminate Western Learning and Science Among the Young Men of Bengal)
Henry Louis Vivian Derozio
13
Birth Year: 1809
Birthplace: Kolkata, India
Died: December 26, 1831

Henry Louis Vivian Derozio was an Anglo-Indian poet who became the assistant headmaster of Hindu College, Kolkata. He was born to a Christian Indo-Portuguese father and an English mother in British India. A brilliant young man, he was a radical thinker of his time, and his activities kindled the intellectual revolution in Bengal. Unfortunately, he died at the age of 22.  

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Derrick Brooks
(American football linebacker)
Derrick Brooks
1
Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: Pensacola, Florida, United States
 47 
Michael Higgins
(President of Ireland)
Michael Higgins
8
Birth Year: 1941
Birthplace: Limerick

Irish politician, Michael Higgins, took office as the ninth president of Ireland in November 2011. Previously, he served as minister for arts, culture, and the Gaeltacht and mayor of Galway. As the president, he has actively addressed issues related to justice, social equality, social inclusion, anti-sectarianism, and anti-racism. He is also a poet, writer, and sociologist.

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Matt Anderson
(Volleyball player)
Matt Anderson
1
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States
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Leopold Stokowski
2
Birth Year: 1882
Birthplace: London
Died: September 13, 1977
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Samantha Jade
(Winner of fourth season of The X Factor Australia)
Samantha Jade
1
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Perth, Australia

Personality Traits & Characteristics Of Famous People Born On April 18th   

Personality
Persons born on this day are blessed with spirituality. Such people are intuitive and sympathetic. They are quite opinionated. They use this ability to overcome obstacles. These people have an incredible personality. People born on this day are spontaneous, loyal and enjoy helping others. These individuals have a wild imagination with a lot of great ideas. They are artistic and are confidence and witty.

Health
People born on this day tend to use their physical energy positively so they often stay fit and enjoy good general health. These people are often vibrant and glowing. These people do not enjoy typical past times and intend to do something very different in life. Often people born on this day are negatively affected mentally by boredom and loneliness. It is best to avoid instances where these emotions will be prompted.

Finance
People born on the 18th of April are impulsive and tend to struggle with their finances and spending habits. People born on this day enjoy buying and selling things and will sometimes fail to pay bills on time.

Career
Natives of April 18th are often hard workers. Their high motivation, talents, and capability will allow them many career opportunities.  People born on April 18th will inspire others and will excel in whatever they pursue. They shine as managers and consultants.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
A person born on the 18th day of April is typically full of energy and enthusiasm as far as romance is concerned. They are good looking charmers who are inclined to have a lot of friends and admirers. People born on this day often have a love life filled with intensity and drama. April 18th people often receive a lot of affection from family members. Although they are independent, they often draw to the opinions of their loved ones. They take their roles as parents seriously and try to be good examples to their children.

Trivia
Lucky Colors: Scarlet & Crimson
Lucky Numbers: 4, 9
Lucky Days (of the Week): Tuesday
Lucky Days (of the Month): 4th & 9th