Famous People Born On July 9th

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Tom Hanks
(One of the Most Popular Film Stars Worldwide, Known for Both His Comedic and Dramatic Roles)
Tom Hanks
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Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: Concord, California, United States

One of the most popular and recognizable film stars worldwide, Tom Hanks is known for both his comedic and dramatic roles. Making his breakthrough with leading roles in the 1980s, he went on to further cement his place in Hollywood in the 1990s by taking up poignant and sensitive roles. He is also a director, producer, and screenwriter. 

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Dak Prescott
(American Football Player)
Dak Prescott
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Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Sulphur, Louisiana, United States
An injury to starter Tony Romo made Dak Prescott fill in as a starting quarterback of the Dallas Cowboys in 2016, and his performance earned him the AP Offensive Rookie of the Year. This former Mississippi player became one of three rookies to be included in the 2016-17 Pro Bowl.
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Riley Reid
(Actress)
Riley Reid
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Birth Year: 1991
Birthplace: Miami Beach, Florida, USA
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Jon Jones
(American Professional Mixed Martial Artist and Former Two-Time UFC Light Heavyweight Champion)
Jon Jones
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Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Rochester, New York, United States

Jon Jones, the American professional mixed martial artist, is widely regarded as one of the greatest mixed martial artists ever. He holds many Ultimate Fighting Championship records in the light heavyweight division. However, he has been also been involved in several controversies and has been arrested for felony, hit-and-run charges and has tested positive for banned substances.

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Brian Dennehy
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Birth Year: 1938
Birthplace: Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States
Died: April 15, 2020

Brian Dennehy was a prolific stage actor with two Tony Awards under his belt. He is credited with exploring playwright Eugene O'Neill’s works and bringing his popular characters to life at Chicago's Goodman Theatre. Also an acclaimed television and film actor, Brian Dennehy appeared in more than 180 films and several TV series.

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Jimmy Smits
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Birth Year: 1955
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States

Jimmy Smits is an American actor who achieved popularity after portraying Victor Sifuentes in the legal drama television series L.A. Law. Also known for his charity work, Smits helped establish the National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts, which supports Latinos working in the entertainment, media, and telecommunications industries. He has also donated to organizations, such as the American Red Cross.

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Kevin O’Leary
(Businessman)
Kevin O’Leary
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Birth Year: 1954
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
Canadian business magnate Kevin O'Leary founded SoftKey, which was later acquired by Mattel and renamed The Learning Company. He also appeared on Shark Tank, Dragons’ Den, and The Lang and O'Leary Exchange. He was in the run for the leadership of the Conservative Party of Canada but dropped out later.
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Jordan Belfort
(Author of 'The Wolf of Wall Street')
Jordan Belfort
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Birth Year: 1962
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, United States
The former stock broker, who was convicted for stock-market manipulation and cheating several investors, Jordan Belfort spent 22 months in prison before he was released and altered his way of living. Using his life experiences, he became a motivational speaker and also authored two memoirs, one of which, The Wolf of Wall Street, was adapted into an award winning film.
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Bon Scott
(Singer & Musician)
Bon Scott
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Birth Year: 1946
Birthplace: Forfar, Scotland
Died: February 19, 1980
Bon Scott worked with bands such as The Spektors, Valentines, and Fraternity before joining the Australian hard rock band AC/DC, replacing lead singer Dave Evans in 1974. He was one of Classic Rock’s 100 Greatest Frontmen of All Time. Following his death, AC/DC released a best-selling album as a tribute.
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Fred Savage
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Birth Year: 1976
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Fred Savage is best known for his Emmy- and Golden Globe-nominated portrayal of Kevin Arnold in the series The Wonder Years. He has also been part of Crumbs and The Grinder, and has directed a few episodes of series such as Phil of the Future and Wizards of Waverly Place
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Jack White
(Lead Singer and Guitarist of the Duo 'The White Stripes')
Jack White
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Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States

The White Stripes guitarist and vocalist Jack White had begun playing drums at 6. He made it to Rolling Stone’s 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time list. With 12 Grammys, he is now considered one of the main forces in the revival of the garage rock genre in the 2000s.

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Jesse Watters
(Political Commentator)
Jesse Watters
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Birth Year: 1978
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Jesse Watters is best known for his aggressive ambush journalism and for his vox pop interviews featured in the "Watters' World” segment of the show The O'Reilly Factor on Fox News. A seasoned political commentator, he has also hosted the talk shows The Five and Outnumbered.

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Kevin Nash
(Best Known for His Tenure with World Championship Wrestling Under His Real Name)
Kevin Nash
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Birth Year: 1959
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
WWE legend Kevin Nash has also been part of the WCW and the TNA, winning 21 championships, including six world championships. He has won the world tag-team title 12 times. He was also part of the backstage group The Kliq and a co-founder of the New World Order.
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Amanda Knox
(Wrongful conviction of the murder of Meredith Kercher)
Amanda Knox
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Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States

Amanda Knox is an American woman who made headlines when she was convicted for the murder of Meredith Kercher in Italy. After spending almost four years in prison, Amanda was definitively acquitted after a new trial that found her not guilty. Her story inspired books and documentaries; Knox's memoir Waiting to Be Heard became popular.

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Rebecca Sugar
(Animator)
Rebecca Sugar
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Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
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David Hockney
(Painter)
David Hockney
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Birth Year: 1937
Birthplace: Bradford

Painter, photographer, printmaker, and stage designer David Hockney is best known for his works such as Portrait of an Artist, which became the most expensive piece of art by a living artist ever auctioned, at $90 million. His works have explored themes such as homosexuality. He has synesthesia, too.

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Courtney Love
(Singer-Songwriter Who Co-Founded the Band ‘Hole’ and Also Served as its Lead Vocalist)
Courtney Love
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Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States

Courtney Love is an American singer-songwriter, widely regarded as one of the most influential figures in the alternative rock and grunge music scenes of the last three decades. Known for her distinctive style and confrontational lyrics, Love has been a major influence on aspiring female rock musicians across the world. She is also an ardent supporter of LGBT rights.

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Pamela Adlon
(Actress)
Pamela Adlon
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Birth Year: 1966
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
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Mitchel Musso
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Birth Year: 1991
Birthplace: Garland, Texas, United States
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Toby Kebbell
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Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Pontefract, Yorkshire, England

Toby Kebbell is an English actor known for playing important roles in popular movies, such as Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, War Horse, and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. He is also known for his portrayal of Rob Gretton in the 2007 Ian Curtis' biographical film Control, for which he won the British Independent Film Award.

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Chris Cooper
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Birth Year: 1951
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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Kelly McGillis
(Best Known for Her Roles in the Films: ‘Witness’, ‘Top Gun’, ‘Made in Heaven’ and ‘The Accused’)
Kelly McGillis
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Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Newport Beach, California, United States

Kelly McGillis is an American actress known for her performance in films like Witness and Top Gun. An openly lesbian actress, McGillis serves as an inspiration to the LGBT community. McGillis, who currently teaches acting, worked full-time with alcoholics and drug addicts at Seabrook House Drug Alcohol Rehab Center in Bridgeton, New Jersey, where she touched the lives of many.

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Raymond Cruz
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Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
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Phineas Gage
(Construction Foreman)
Phineas Gage
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Birth Year: 1823
Birthplace: Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States
Died: May 21, 1860

Phineas Gage was a railroad construction foreman. He is best remembered for surviving an accident which destroyed much of the left frontal lobe of his brain; during the accident, a large iron rod was driven through his head. Gage's personality was said to have changed after the accident, which contributed immensely to studies about the brain's role in determining personality.

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Scott Grimes
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Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
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Christina Anstead
(Real Estate Investor)
Christina Anstead
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Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Anaheim, California, United States

Christina Anstead is a real estate investor and TV personality, who  is best known for starring in HGTV's show Flip or Flop. She once ran a real estate agency with her ex-husband, Tarek. Following their divorce, she married English TV presenter Ant Anstead. Currently, she hosts her own HGTV show Christina on the Coast.

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Shelton Benjamin
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Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States
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Mxmtoon
(Pop Singer)
Mxmtoon
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Birth Year: 2000
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Enrique Murciano
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Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: Miami, Florida
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Michael Williams
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Birth Year: 1935
Birthplace: Liverpool, England
Died: January 11, 2001
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Dean Koontz
(Novelist)
Dean Koontz
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Birth Year: 1945
Birthplace: Everett, Pennsylvania, United States
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Marc Mero
(Boxer)
Marc Mero
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Birth Year: 1960
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States
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Richard Roundtree
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Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: New Rochelle, New York, USA
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Marc Almond
(Singer-Songwriter)
Marc Almond
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Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Southport, England
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Matt King
(Instagram Star)
Matt King
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Birth Year: 1992
Birthplace: Texas
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Barbara Cartland
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Birth Year: 1901
Birthplace: Edgbaston, Birmingham
Died: May 21, 2000
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John Tesh
(Composer, Pianist, Radio personality)
John Tesh
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Birth Year: 1952
Birthplace: Garden City
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Kiely Williams
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Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Alexandria, Virginia, USA
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Gianluca Vialli
(Association football player, Journalist, Association football manager)
Gianluca Vialli
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Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Cremona

Gianluca Vialli is an Italian former football player who played as a striker. He scored 286 goals in more than 500 appearances and is the  tenth-highest scoring Italian footballer in all competitions. After his retirement, he became manager of the English football club Chelsea and was one of the club's most successful managers.

Hassan II of Morocco
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Birth Year: 1929
Birthplace: Rabat, Morocco
Died: July 23, 1999
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Ed Ames
(Singer)
Ed Ames
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Birth Year: 1927
Birthplace: Malden, Massachusetts, USA
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Brett Rypien
(American Football Player)
Brett Rypien
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Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: Spokane, Washington, United States

A member of the famous Rypien family, Brett Rypien is a professional American football player who currently plays as the quarterback for the popular franchise The Denver Broncos of the NFL. For the past couple of years, Brett Rypien has been an important player for the Denver Broncos.

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Marcel Ruiz
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Birth Year: 2003
Birthplace: Viejo San Juan, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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Robert Capron
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Birth Year: 1998
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, US
Akiane Kramarik
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Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: Mount Morris
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Steve Coppell
(Football Manager & Player)
Steve Coppell
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Birth Year: 1955
Birthplace: Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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Franz Boas
(Anthropologist)
Franz Boas
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Birth Year: 1858
Birthplace: Minden, Westphalia, Germany
Died: December 21, 1942

Remembered for his research on cultural relativism, German-born American anthropologist Franz Boas is often referred to as the Father of American Anthropology. The son of a merchant, he was a sickly child who grew up reading a lot. He also studied folklore and developed it as an academic discipline.

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Jim Kerr
(Singer)
Jim Kerr
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Birth Year: 1959
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland, UK
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Vince Edwards
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Birth Year: 1928
Birthplace: Brownsville, Brooklyn, New York City, U.S.
Died: March 11, 1996
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John Archibald Wheeler
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Birth Year: 1911
Birthplace: Jacksonville
Died: April 13, 2008

American theoretical-physicist John Archibald Wheeler, who worked as professor of physics at Princeton University for most of his career, is best-known for co-developing the concept of Breit–Wheeler process, popularising the term black hole, and helping in designing and building the hydrogen bomb. He also invented several terms like quantum foam and wormhole, and hypothesized the one-electron universe.

People Born on 9th fall under the Zodiac sign, Cancer. These people are instinctively helpful. They are also incredibly passionate people and individuals born on this day tend to have the usual Cancerian emotional sensitivity. People born on this day are ruled by the planet Mars. This makes them open-minded and decisive, and they tend to learn best by hands on experience. They are very ambitious and extremely talented individuals, but you do not feel the need to have a lot of materialistic possessions. They are charming and very sociable, and making friends comes quite naturally to them.

Personality Traits & Characteristics Of Famous People Born On July 9th  

Personality
Being born on this day makes these people intensely curious and imaginative, and they are hardly afraid to speak their minds and let others know how they feel. People born on this day tend to be truthful, naturally observant and extremely receptive. They tend to have a very idealistic, but fair view towards the world, and they do not like to be told what to do or how to live their lives. They will make friends easily as they are very sociable and quite charming. They have a sharp intuition and are very independent.

Health
People born on this day tend to have very healthy habits. They want to learn how to maintain good health. They will keep vitamins and minerals topped off. These individuals tend to avoid fatty diets, and really enjoy exercises. People born on this day tend to be a little clumsy, so they might get a few extra bruises than others when they are young. Overall, people born on this day generally lead a healthy and happy life.

Finance
People born on this day hardly face difficulties regarding financial matters. Having a hunger for success, they are sure to earn good money, and their fiscal responsibility will keep them away from spending impulsively.

Career
People born on this day generally tend to climb the corporate ladder very rapidly. They have a yearning for success and that reflects in their work. The abundance of talent makes them flourish in anything they wish to pursue.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
People born on this day are naturally very affectionate and tend to be passionate and caring when it comes to their loved ones. They tend to be hesitant on making long term relationship commitments. They can be a little flirtatious but, as long as their partners can cope with their untidiness the relationship will be smooth. They are fond of children and make very nurturing parents.

Lucky Colors: Orange & White
Lucky Numbers: 2, 7, 11, 16, 20, 25
Lucky Days (of the week): Monday, Thursday
Lucky Days (of the month): 2nd, 20th & 25th