Famous People Born On February 1st

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People born on February 1 are enthusiastic and optimistic about their future. They have a strong-minded spirit, as do most people born under the sign of Aquarius. Astrologically, the Sun rules this day; this means those born on February 1 are quite passionate, while at the same time honest. These Aquarians take a strong stance against dishonesty and deception because they are born humanitarians. They are intuitive and creative by nature. Although those born on this day can be a bit unruly and disobedient, they are also very respectful and hold high values. These individuals are forthcoming, confident, yet humble. Relying on their logical sense and sharp instinct is what helps them find their way towards the future.

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Harry Styles
(Singer and Actor)
Harry Styles
132
Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: Redditch, Worcestershire, England

With a career that began on the stage of The X Factor to being named Billboard’s Artist of the Year in 2014, Harry Styles is a name to be reckoned with in the music industry. He is a member of the internationally successful pop band, One Direction, and is known for his flamboyance and versatility.   

 2 
Ronda Rousey
(First American Female to Earn an Olympic Medal in Judo)
Ronda Rousey
77
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Riverside, California, United States

A professional WWE wrestler, Ronda Rousey was the first UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion and also the first woman to be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame. Earlier, she became the first US woman to win an Olympic medal in judo. Amongst the greatest female MMA fighter, Ronda has also appeared in films like The Expendables 3 and Furious 7.

 3 
Sophie Turner
(Actress)
Sophie Turner
42
Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: Northampton, England

Sophie Turner is best known for playing Sansa Stark in the popular TV series Game of Thrones. Also known for her humanitarian efforts, Sophie is a patron of Women for Women International, which supports female war survivors. Sophie is open about her struggles with depression, similar to her character in the web TV series Survive.

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Clark Gable
22
Birth Year: 1901
Birthplace: Cadiz, Ohio, United States
Died: August 16, 1960

Popularly known as The King of Hollywood, Clark Gable appeared as a leading man for 30 years in an acting career that spanned 37 years. One of the most bankable Hollywood stars in the history of American cinema, Clark Gable was named in the greatest male star of classic American cinema list published by the American Film Institute.

 5 
Brandon Lee
(American Actor, Martial Artist and Son of Film Star Bruce Lee )
Brandon Lee
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Birth Year: 1965
Birthplace: Oakland, California, United States
Died: March 31, 1993

The son of the legendary martial artist and actor, Bruce Lee, Brandon Lee followed in his father’s footsteps. Trained in martial arts, he made his film debut in the 1980s and became a successful star in his own right. He was accidentally wounded while filming The Crow and died. The film, dedicated to him, became a hit.

 6 
Michael C. Hall
(Actor and Singer Best Known for His Role as ‘Dexter Morgan’ in the TV Series ‘Dexter’)
Michael C. Hall
14
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Golden Globe- and SAG Award-winner Michael C. Hall is best known as Dexter Morgan from Dexter. He also impressed audiences with his roles in the HBO series Six Feet Under and the film Kill Your Darlings. He has also performed on Broadway shows, narrated audiobooks, and sung for a band.
 7 
Langston Hughes
(One of the Earliest Innovators of the Literary Art Form Called Jazz Poetry)
Langston Hughes
22
Birth Year: 1901
Birthplace: Joplin, Missouri, United States
Died: May 22, 1967

Langston Hughes is best remembered as a prominent leader of the Harlem Renaissance. He was one of the first to write jazz poetry. He also wrote plays and short stories. He was a columnist for The Chicago Defender and wrote the iconic poem The Negro Speaks of Rivers.

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Julia Garner
(Actress)
Julia Garner
21
Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: Riverdale, New York, United States
 9 
Joy Mangano
(American Inventor and Entrepreneur Known for Inventions Such as the Self-Wringing Miracle Mop)
Joy Mangano
10
Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: East Meadow, New York, United States

Before she turned her peculiar inventions into a billion-dollar business empire, Joy Mangano had worked as an airline assistant and a waitress. Her best-known invention has been the Miracle Mop, a self-wringing mop made of plastic. She has also penned a memoir and has inspired the 2015 film Joy.

 10 
Rick James
(American Singer-Songwriter, Multi-Instrumentalist and Record Producer.)
Rick James
13
Birth Year: 1948
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States
Died: August 6, 2004

Rick James was an American multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter, and record producer. He is credited with forming several bands, including The Mynah Birds and Stone City Band. His career was hampered by his controversial personal life and drug addiction problems; he was convicted of kidnapping and torturing women on two separate instances under the influence of crack.

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Sherilyn Fenn
(Actress and Author Best Known for Her Role as ‘Audrey Horne’ on the TV Series ‘Twin Peaks’)
Sherilyn Fenn
7
Birth Year: 1965
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States

Sherilyn Fenn is an American actress best known for playing Audrey Horne on the mystery horror drama TV series, Twin Peaks. Over the years, Fenn's acting skills have been overshadowed by her good looks with several publications including her on their lists like the most beautiful women in the world, sexiest women in the world, and 50 hottest babes ever.

 12 
Lisa Marie Presley
(Singer-songwriter & the Only Child of Elvis Presley)
Lisa Marie Presley
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Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States

The only child of the legendary singer and musician, Elvis Presley, Lisa Marie Presley fought her addiction with drugs during her teens and later launched herself as singer-songwriter with her debut album To Whom It May Concern. It was followed by two more commercially and critically successful albums. Lisa Marie Presley has also earned appreciation for her numerous philanthropic work.

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Lee Thompson Young
(Best Known for His Role in the TV Series ‘The Famous Jett Jackson’)
Lee Thompson Young
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Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Columbia, South Carolina, United States
Died: August 19, 2013

An actor remembered for his role in the television series The Famous Jett Jackson, Lee Thompson Young was a popular young star who died too soon. Interested in acting from an early age, he made his debut as a teenager and went on to have a successful career. Sadly, he suffered from depression and died by suicide, at the age of 29. 

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Sherman Hemsley
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Birth Year: 1938
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: July 24, 2012
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Terry Jones
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Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Colwyn Bay, Denbighshire, Wales
Died: January 21, 2020
Starting his career as a comedy writer, actor-director Terry Jones later soared to fame as part of the Monty Python comedy team. An avid historian, too, he wrote several books and presented TV documentaries on the topic. In his later years, the BAFTA Cymru award winner struggled with dementia. 
 16 
John Ford
(One of the Most Important and Influential Filmmakers of His Generation)
John Ford
5
Birth Year: 1894
Birthplace: Cape Elizabeth, Maine, United States
Died: August 31, 1973

John Ford was an American naval officer and film director. The recipient of five Oscars, Ford is renowned for directing films like The Searchers and Stagecoach. He also holds the record for winning the most number of Academy Awards (four) under the Best Director category.John Ford is widely considered one of the most influential and important filmmakers of his generation.

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Garrett Morris
(Actor & Comedian Who Was Part of the Original Cast of the Sketch Comedy Program 'Saturday Night Live')
Garrett Morris
5
Birth Year: 1937
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Garrett Morris is best known as part of Saturday Night Live, where he played characters such as Chico Escuela and the News for the Hard of Hearing translator. He also played Uncle Junior on The Jamie Foxx Show and Earl Washington in 2 Broke Girls.
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Big Boi
(Rapper)
Big Boi
10
Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Savannah, Georgia, United States
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Heather Morris
(Actress, Dancer and Singer Known for Her Role as ‘Brittany S. Pierce’ in the TV Series ‘Glee’)
Heather Morris
3
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Thousand Oaks, California, United States

Heather Morris serves as an inspiration to many dancers as she used her dancing skills as a gateway into the American film and TV industry. She cemented her place as an actress after delivering stunning performance as Brittany S. Pierce in the comedy-drama series Glee. She is also known for her singing and modeling skills.

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Lauren Conrad
(Reality TV Personality)
Lauren Conrad
1
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Laguna Beach, California
Lauren Conrad soared to fame with the reality shows Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County and The Hills, and won multiple Teen Choice Awards for the latter. She often posts online content related to cooking and DIY crafts. She has also authored several books and owns multiple fashion lines.
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Don Everly
(Singer)
Don Everly
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Birth Year: 1937
Birthplace: Brownie, Kentucky, United States
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Brahmanandam
(Comedian)
Brahmanandam
1
Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: Sattenapalli, Andhra State, India
 23 
Linus Roache
(Best Known for His Role as ‘Michael Cutter’ in the TV Series ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit’)
Linus Roache
5
Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Manchester, England

Having inherited his acting skills from his parents William Roache and Anna Cropper, the English actor has been active both on the television and the big screen. Linus Roache starred in The Wings of the Dove and appeared in Coronation Street, a popular British soap opera for which his father is also known. He is also a stage actor.

 24 
Boris Yeltsin
(Former President of Russia)
Boris Yeltsin
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Birth Year: 1931
Birthplace: Butka
Died: April 23, 2007
Boris Yeltsin served as the first president of Russia, from 1990 to 1999. He contributed to the dissolution of the Soviet Union. His regime was marked by capitalism, monopoly, inflation, and corruption. He introduced a modified constitution that increased the presidential powers. He later abruptly announced his resignation on TV.
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Rachelle Lefevre
(Actress known for her portrayal of the vampire Victoria in the Twilight Saga)
Rachelle Lefevre
5
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
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Princess Stéphanie of Monaco
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Birth Year: 1965
Birthplace: Monaco

Princess Stéphanie of Monaco is the youngest child of Rainier III, Prince of Monaco, and his wife, Grace Kelly, an American actress. She is currently 14th in the line of succession to the Monegasque throne. As a schoolgirl, she learned classical dance and piano. In her career, she has been a singer, swimwear designer, and fashion model.

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Bill Mumy
(Actor)
Bill Mumy
1
Birth Year: 1954
Birthplace: San Gabriel, California, USA
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Jani Lane
(Singer-songwriter)
Jani Lane
2
Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Akron, Ohio, USA
Died: August 10, 2011
 29 
Pauly Shore
(Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Musician, Journalist)
Pauly Shore
7
Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: Hollywood
 30 
John Napier
(Inventor of Logarithms)
John Napier
18
Birth Year: 1550
Birthplace: Merchiston Tower, Edinburgh
Died: April 4, 1617

John Napier was a Scottish mathematician, astronomer, and physicist. He is credited with introducing logarithms as a means of simplifying calculations. He also invented Napier's bones, a manually-operated calculating device. In addition to his interest in mathematics, John Napier was also known for his skills as a magician; it is said that he dabbled in necromancy and alchemy.

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Takashi Murakami
(Contemporary Artist Who Is the Founder and President of Kaikai Kiki Co., Ltd)
Takashi Murakami
3
Birth Year: 1962
Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan

Takashi Murakami is a Japanese contemporary artist who works in both fine arts media and commercial arts media. He is known for blurring the line between “high” and “low” arts. He is the founder of the art production and artist management company Kaikai Kiki Co., Ltd. He has collaborated with the fashion brand Louis Vuitton as well. 

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Jackie Shroff
5
Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Mumbai
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Matt Lattanzi
0
Birth Year: 1959
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, USA
 34 
Gabriel Batistuta
(One of the Greatest Football Strikers of All Time)
Gabriel Batistuta
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Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Santa Fe Province, Argentina
Argentine former footballer Gabriel Batistuta, also known as “Batigol” and “El Ángel Gabriel,” has played for clubs such as Fiorentina and Roma. A powerful striker, he was Argentina's all-time leading goal-scorer until Lionel Messi broke his record. He is also the only footballer with two hat-tricks in separate World Cups
 35 
Jessica Savitch
(Television presenter)
Jessica Savitch
1
Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: October 23, 1983
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Abbi Jacobson
(Comedian)
Abbi Jacobson
3
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA
 37 
Jasmine Tookes
1
Birth Year: 1991
Birthplace: nowrap Huntington Beach, California, U.S.
 38 
Bibi Besch
(Best Known for Her Role in the Film ‘Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan’)
Bibi Besch
5
Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: September 7, 1996

Bibi Besch was an Austrian-American actress best known for her role in the science fiction film Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan. The daughter of an actress, she chose to follow in her mother’s footsteps. Making her debut in the mid-1950s, she remained active in the entertainment industry until her death. Her daughter is also an actress.

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Darren Fletcher
(Association football player)
Darren Fletcher
3
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Dalkeith
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Ray Sawyer
(Singer)
Ray Sawyer
2
Birth Year: 1937
Birthplace: Alabama, USA
Died: December 31, 2018
 41 
Elisabeth Sladen
3
Birth Year: 1946
Birthplace: Liverpool, England, UK
Died: April 19, 2011
 42 
Giuseppe Rossi
(Footballer Forward)
Giuseppe Rossi
2
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Teaneck, New Jersey, United States
 43 
Laura Marling
(Brit Award Winning British Folk Singer-Songwriter Known for Albums like 'Song for Our Daughter')
Laura Marling
4
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: England
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Marta Dusseldorp
0
Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: Australia
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Brian Krause
1
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: El Toro, California, USA
 46 
Vivian Maier
(American Street Photographer Whose Work was Discovered After Her Death)
Vivian Maier
1
Birth Year: 1926
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: April 21, 2009

Vivian Maier was an American street photographer whose works received critical acclaim after her death. Maier's photographs were unpublished during her lifetime. However, her works went viral on the internet when it was published on Flickr five months after her death. Vivian Maier's life and work have inspired documentary films like Finding Vivian Maier.

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Thomas Cole
(Painter)
Thomas Cole
3
Birth Year: 1801
Birthplace: Bolton, Lancashire, England
Died: February 11, 1848
 48 
Meg Cabot
(American author)
Meg Cabot
2
Birth Year: 1967
Birthplace: Bloomington
 49 
Tego Calderón
(Musician, Singer)
Tego Calderón
2
Birth Year: 1972
Birthplace: Santurce
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Frank Buckles
(Military personnel)
Frank Buckles
3
Birth Year: 1901
Birthplace: Bethany
Died: February 27, 2011

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on February 1st

Personality
People born on this day are ruled by the Sun and are also influenced by the Uranus. These two heavenly entities combine to formulate unparalleled characteristics and innovative thinking. Individuals born on this particular day are trustworthy, determined, and have great instincts. This makes for an optimistic and positive advancement in life. Patience is not a virtue for those born on first of February. It would be of great benefit, if they can practice patience and take it slow with important life decisions. It would be wise for those born on February 1 to put time into getting to know themselves, especially since they have taken time to get to know others so well. People born on this day have the uncanny gift of attracting success so they should make the most of it.

Health
Unfortunately, health is not a priority for Aquarians. They are not fans of seeing their doctors on a regular basis because they prefer to “listen” to their body. Practicing some type of yoga, meditation, or deep breathing exercises would help tremendously because less stress with more relaxation would help balance their emotional state.

Finance
People born on this day are not very good at managing their finances. Their attitude towards money is often impulsive; they have expensive tastes and enjoy splurging. Often, their money goes towards purchasing gifts for their family. They also love to buy things for the household.

Career
These people love to be in active jobs and careers. They seek jobs that require fast reaction, such as firefighting, ambulance work, or perhaps a career as a physician. They may not do well in daily routine and redundant jobs because they prefer constant change and transition.

Relationships, Marriage and Children
People born on this day find those with similar intellect quite attractive. They tend to be faithful and quite dependable, and hence make for a very strong and successful relationship. They communicate openly in their relationships and thrive in those relationships that allow them to be themselves. If their significant others give them love, appreciation and respect, these Aquarians will be very happy, loyal and loving companions.

Lucky Colors: Orange, Lavender/Lilac, Aqua
Lucky Numbers: 1, 3
Lucky Days(of the week): Saturday, Sunday
Lucky Days(of the month): 1st, 3rd