Famous People Born On October 1st

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Brie Larson
(Best Known for Her Role of 'Captain Marvel' in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the Drama Film 'Room')
Brie Larson
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Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Sacramento, California, United States

Brie Larson is a name that has become synonymous with powerful, independent female warriors, both on and off screen. From an Oscar-winning performance of a kidnapped victim to playing the lead in the first female-led superhero movie, Captain Marvel, Larson has been breaking gender norms and shattering stereotypes. She has been working fiercely towards inclusivity and diversity in Hollywood.

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Julie Andrews
(Actress)
Julie Andrews
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Birth Year: 1935
Birthplace: Walton-on-Thames, England

A distinguished films, television and Broadway actress, Julie Andrews is best known for her performances in films like Mary Poppins, The Sound of Music, Thoroughly Modern Millie and Victor/Victoria. She has also done voiceovers for animation movie like Despicable Me and Enchanted. The legendary actress has also released multiple albums and authored numerous children’s books as well as her autobiography.

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Bonnie Parker
(Bank Robber)
Bonnie Parker
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Birth Year: 1910
Birthplace: Rowena, Texas, United States
Died: May 23, 1934

Best known as part of the legendary criminal couple Bonnie and Clyde, Bonnie Parker was infamous for her bank robberies with her partner Clyde Chestnut Barrow. They apparently murdered several policemen, too. Their crimes were romanticized in many movies including a 1967 film starring Faye Dunaway as Bonnie.

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Jimmy Carter
(39th President of the United States (1977 -1981))
Jimmy Carter
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Birth Year: 1924
Birthplace: Plains, Georgia, United States

Jimmy Carter, the 39th President of USA, is one of the rare Presidents whose legacy continues even after leaving office. He is known as a champion of human rights and a mediator of peace efforts across the world. His humanitarian works earned him the prestigious Nobel Peace Prize in 2002.

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Richard Harris
(One of Ireland's Greatest Film Actors)
Richard Harris
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Birth Year: 1930
Birthplace: Limerick, Ireland
Died: October 25, 2002

A multitalented personality, Richard Harris was an Irish actor, singer, director and writer. He began as a stage actor and later moved to films. His famous films include This Sporting Life, Camelot, A Man Called Horse, Gladiator and the first two Harry Potter films. He released numerous musical albums, published a poetry book and ventured into film direction with Bloomfield.

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Yip Man
(Martial artist)
Yip Man
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Birth Year: 1893
Birthplace: Foshan, China
Died: December 2, 1972

Yip Man was a Chinese martial artist best remembered for teaching martial arts to the famous Chinese American martial artist, Bruce Lee. Yip Man is credited with teaching not only Bruce Lee but also many other students who went on to become martial arts masters. A biographical martial arts film titled Ip Man was inspired by his life and career.

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Zach Galifianakis
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Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Wilkesboro, North Carolina, USA
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Walter Matthau
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Birth Year: 1920
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: July 1, 2000

Walter Matthau was an American actor who won major acting awards, such as an Academy Award, Golden Globe, BAFTA, and Tony Awards. He is best remembered for his acting partnership with Jack Lemmon in films like The Odd Couple and Grumpy Old Men. His death was mourned by the entire film industry, with Lemmon paying tribute on Larry King Live.

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George Peppard
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Birth Year: 1928
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: May 8, 1994
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Matthew Daddario
(American Actor Known for His Role as ‘Alec Lightwood’ on the TV Series ‘Shadowhunters’)
Matthew Daddario
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Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

Matthew Daddario is an American actor best known for playing Alec Lightwood in the popular supernatural drama TV series, Shadowhunters. The younger brother of Alexandra Daddario, Matthew Daddario followed in the footsteps of his sister to establish himself in the American film and TV industry.

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Ram Nath Kovind
(14th President of India)
Ram Nath Kovind
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Birth Year: 1945
Birthplace: Derapur, Kanpur Dehat District, Uttar Pradesh, India
Ram Nath Kovind, the 14th President of India, was the first RSS leader to become a president. He has earlier been the Governor of Bihar and a Rajya Sabha MP. He also had a 16-year career as a lawyer and worked at the Delhi High Court and the Supreme Court.
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Jurnee Smollett
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Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
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Lady Jane Grey
(Queen of England (10 July 1553 - 19 July 1553))
Lady Jane Grey
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Birth Year: 1537
Birthplace: Leicestershire, England
Died: February 12, 1554
Lady Jane Grey, the Nine Days' Queen, was the Queen of England and Ireland from July 10 to 19, 1553. Jane, a Protestant, was nominated to the Crown, owing to Roman Catholic Mary’s opposition to the Reformed Church of England. However, Jane was deposed, convicted of high treason, and executed.
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Esai Morales
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Birth Year: 1962
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States

Esai Morales is an American actor who achieved recognition among comic book fans for playing Deathstroke/Slade Wilson in the 2018 superhero TV series, Titans. Also known for his activism, Esai Morales is credited with founding the National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts in order to advance the presence of Latinos in the entertainment industries, media, and telecommunications.

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Randy Quaid
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Birth Year: 1950
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States

Randy Quaid is an American actor who received critical acclaim for playing President Lyndon Johnson in the 1987 television movie LBJ: The Early Years. Controversy's favorite child, Randy Quaid could not work for almost a decade due to legal troubles; Quaid has been charged with burglary and defraud among other illegal activities.

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Donny Hathaway
(Singer, Singer-songwriter, Conductor, Musician, Pianist, Record producer)
Donny Hathaway
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Birth Year: 1945
Birthplace: Chicago
Died: January 13, 1979
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El Greco
(Greek Painter, Sculptor and Architect of the Spanish Renaissance)
El Greco
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Birth Year: 1541
Birthplace: Heraklion, Greece
Died: April 7, 1614
Artist Doménikos Theotokópoulos never let anyone forget his Greek heritage and almost always signed his art in Greek letters. Popularly known as El Greco, he was a significant figure of the Spanish Renaissance. His best-known works remain The Burial of the Count of Orgaz and The Assumption of the Virgin.
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Michaela Coel
(British Actress and Screenwriter Known for Her TV Series: 'Chewing Gum' and 'I May Destroy You')
Michaela Coel
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Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: London, England
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Tom Bosley
(Actor)
Tom Bosley
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Birth Year: 1927
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: October 19, 2010
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Sarah Drew
(Actress)
Sarah Drew
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Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: Stony Brook, New York, USA
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George Weah
(25th President of Liberia)
George Weah
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Birth Year: 1966
Birthplace: Clara Town, Liberia
George Weah, who has been the president of Liberia since 2018, was once a star footballer. The striker was named the 1995 FIFA World Player of the Year, and played for clubs such as A.C. Milan and Paris Saint-Germain. Following his retirement, he established the Congress for Democratic Change.
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William Rehnquist
(Former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States)
William Rehnquist
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Birth Year: 1924
Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Died: September 3, 2005
William Rehnquist had a 33-year career at the U.S. Supreme Court: as an associate justice for 14 years and as a chief justice for 19 years. He had served under Nixon and Ronald Reagan. He presided over Bill Clinton’s impeachment and was associated with cases such as Roe v. Wade.
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Stella Stevens
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Birth Year: 1938
Birthplace: Yazoo City, Mississippi, United States

Stella Stevens is an American actress best known for playing important roles in popular films, such as Girls! Girls! Girls! and The Nutty Professor. Renowned for her good looks, Stevens was one of the world's most photographed women during the 1960s. She also appeared in Playboy pictorials and was adjudged Playmate of the Month in January 1960.

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James Whitmore
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Birth Year: 1921
Birthplace: White Plains, New York, United States
Died: February 6, 2009

James Whitmore was an American actor whose career spanned more than 50 years. During his illustrious career, Whitmore won a Grammy, a Tony, and an Emmy Award, narrowly missing an EGOT honor. He also received a Golden Globe Award and two Academy Award nominations. In 1960, he was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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Liaquat Ali Khan
(First Prime Minister of Pakistan)
Liaquat Ali Khan
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Birth Year: 1895
Birthplace: Karnal
Died: October 17, 1951
Born to a landowner, Liaquat Ali Khan received an elite education at Oxford. The lawyer-turned-politician was Pakistan’s first prime minister. The place where he was assassinated by an Afghan, the Company Bagh, was later renamed Liaquat Bagh, and years later, witnessed the assassination of prime minister Benazir Bhutto.
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Katie Aselton
(Actress Known for her Roles in 'The League' and 'Legion')
Katie Aselton
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Birth Year: 1978
Birthplace: Milbridge, Maine, United States
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Henry III of England
(King of England)
Henry III of England
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Birth Year: 1207
Birthplace: Winchester Castle
Died: November 16, 1272
Henry III, or Henry of Winchester, son of King John, took over as the king of England at age 9 and ruled from 1216 to 1272. He was the first British king to reign for more than 50 years. He imposed the Statute of Jewry, forcing Jews to wear badges. 
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Devin Nunes
(Former Member of the U.S. House of Representative from California (2003 – 2022))
Devin Nunes
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Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: Tulare, California, United States
Devin Nunes is a dairy farmer-turned-politician who is the incumbent U.S. representative from California’s 22nd congressional district and a Ranking Member of the House Intelligence Committee. He earlier established the Congressional Hispanic Conference and also released the Nunes Memo, accusing the FBI of conspiring against Donald Trump.
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Paul I of Russia
(Emperor of Russia (1796-1801))
Paul I of Russia
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Birth Year: 1754
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: March 24, 1801
Paul I ruled as the Russian emperor from 1796 till his assassination in 1801. He was officially the son of Peter III and Catherine the Great, but it is believed he was sired by Catherine’s lover, Sergei Saltykov. Paul established the law of succession to the throne of Russia.
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Song Il-gook
(Actor, TV Personality)
Song Il-gook
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Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea

Song Il-gook is a South Korean actor best known for his portrayal of Prince Jumong in the historical drama series Jumong, for which he won several awards, including the prestigious Grand Prize at the 2006 MBC Drama Awards. Over the years, he has won several other awards, such as KBS Drama Awards and KBS Entertainment Awards.

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Emerald Fennell
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Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Hammersmith, London, England, UK
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Priah Ferguson
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Birth Year: 2006
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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Laurence Harvey
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Birth Year: 1928
Birthplace: Joniškis
Died: November 25, 1973
Born in Lithuania, Laurence Harvey spent his childhood in South Africa, before moving to Britain. He dropped his original name, Larry Skikne, while making his film debut with House of Darkness. Known for his portrayal of intriguing and complex characters, he also won hearts with his baritone voice.
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Luna Blaise
(Actress)
Luna Blaise
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Birth Year: 2001
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
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Beck Bennett
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Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Wilmette, Illinois, U.S.
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Curtis Axel
(Professional Wrestler)
Curtis Axel
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Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Champlin, Minnesota, United States
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André Rieu
(Violinist and Conductor Best Known for Creating the Waltz-Playing 'Johann Strauss Orchestra')
André Rieu
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Birth Year: 1949
Birthplace: Maastricht, Netherlands

André Rieu is a Dutch violinist whose work has earned him international fame for over 30 years. Also an orchestra leader, Rieu is credited with founding the Johann Strauß Orchestra, which is renowned for its unorthodox performances of classical works. André Rieu has played all over the world and is well-known for his performances of classical works by Johann Strauss. 

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Hazal Kaya
(Actress)
Hazal Kaya
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Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Istanbul, Turkey
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Milo Parker
(Child Actor)
Milo Parker
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Birth Year: 2002
Birthplace: Ipswich
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Chantel Jeffries
(Model, Instagram Star, YouTuber)
Chantel Jeffries
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Birth Year: 1992
Birthplace: California
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Rod Carew
(First Baseman, Second Baseman and coach)
Rod Carew
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Birth Year: 1945
Birthplace: Gatún, Panama
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Cariba Heine
(Actress)
Cariba Heine
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Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa

Cariba Heine is an Australian actress and dancer known for playing important roles in TV series like H2O: Just Add Water and Blue Water High. Before establishing herself as an actress, Cariba Heine received training in tap dance, jazz dance, classical ballet, rhythmic gymnastics, and acrobatics. She is also a trained singer.

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Alexander Severus
(Roman Emperor (222-235))
Alexander Severus
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Birth Year: 0208
Birthplace: Arqa, Lebanon
Died: March 22, 0235

Alexander Severus reigned as the Roman emperor from 222 until his death in 235. He was the last emperor of the famous Severan dynasty. Alexander Severus’ death not only brought an end to the Severan dynasty, but also marked the beginning of the Crisis of the Third Century, a period of hardship during which the great Roman Empire almost collapsed.

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Vladimir Horowitz
(Classical pianist)
Vladimir Horowitz
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Birth Year: 1903
Birthplace: Kyiv, Ukraine
Died: November 5, 1989
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Dilip Shanghvi
(Founder of Sun Pharmaceuticals)
Dilip Shanghvi
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Birth Year: 1955
Birthplace: Amreli, Gujarat, India
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Hélio Gracie
(Martial artist)
Hélio Gracie
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Birth Year: 1913
Birthplace: Belém, State of Pará, Brazil
Died: January 29, 2009
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Christian Borle
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Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
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Theresa May
(Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom)
Theresa May
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Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: Eastbourne, United Kingdom

Theresa May is a British politician who became the United Kingdom's second female prime minister. She served as prime minister from 2016 to 2019. During her prime ministership, May's involvement in the Brexit negotiations gave rise to the Brexit withdrawal agreement. She is also credited with co-founding Women2Win, which promotes women empowerment.

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Rupert Friend
(actor, screenwriter)
Rupert Friend
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Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Oxfordshire
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Mariska Veres
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Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: The Hague, Netherlands
Died: December 2, 2006

The planetary influence of Venus and Sun determine the probability of the personality of individuals born on October 1st. While the zodiac sign is ruled by the planet Venus, Sun is the governor of the date in which these individuals are born. Together, the two cast a dominating influence on the personality traits and characteristic of October 1st individuals. Patience, discipline and desire for freedom are traits that are common to those born on this date. While on one hand, these people appreciate beauty and harmony, they are fiercely determined and focussed on the other. Other fortes include being balanced, non-judgemental, attentive, loving, kind and good natured. However, not all is good with those born on this date as they have a domineering temperament and are attention-seeking. By channelling their energy towards meaningful endeavor rather than seeking the attention of others would prove to be helpful for these people.

Personality Traits & Characteristic of Famous People Born on October 1

Personality
The personality traits of individuals born on October 1st include being thoughtful, helpful and patient. These people are concerned towards the need of others and are supportive and non-judgemental. Add to this is their bold, competitive and uncompromising spirit and the ability to come back after failure and hard times. Being born under the zodiac sign Libra, having a balanced approach comes automatically to all Librans and October 1st borns are no exception to this. They have an instinct for making the right decision and are great at judging things, situations and people impartially. Additionally, these people also have a knack to attract the right opportunities at the right time.

Health
October 1st born individuals have little issues with health since they usually follow a moderate routine. They do not overfill themselves and neither do they indulge in fasting. Also, these people follow a regular workout program to keep themselves fit and robust. The only matter of concern for October 1st born individuals is their susceptibility to stress. Despite having a generally upbeat nature, these people are prone to tension and anxiety and have a tough time dealing with stress. This psychological problem may lead to physical illness.

Finance
Individuals born on this date are strictly decent at handling finances. They are neither too good at budgeting themselves nor are brilliant at saving their money for a rainy day. In addition to this, their over generous nature and preference to look good makes them face financial shortfalls once in a while. To experience a stable financial condition, October 1st borns need to learn the art of budgeting as well as saving. They also need to be cautious while dealing with others.

Career
Octobers 1st born individuals often are drawn towards career choices that give them the opportunity to show their commitment towards the less fortunate. Vocations that they truly enjoy are best preferences for those born on this date. Blessed with great communicative spirit and ability to think big, these people are not limited by options. In fact, they have a lot from to choose about. What’s more, the ability to motivate others makes these individuals great at managerial positions. October 1st born individuals make excellent boss or managers.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Librans born on October 1st value relationships a lot. They respect their family and have an affinity for their friends. They keep a close knit of intimate friends with whom they share their thoughts, ideas, beliefs and desires. In matters of love, October 1st born individuals are extremely romantic. These people share a harmonious relationship with their lover. Though initially Librans born on this date fall in and out of love quickly, once they find their true soul mate, they remain utmost loyal and dedicated. These people expect the same in return. In the bond of marriage, these individuals strive to keep the romance alive and kicking. As far as parenthood is concerned, October 1st born are concerned fulfilling their parental responsibilities, but are preoccupied with career responsibilities as well.

Lucky Color: Copper, Gold
Lucky Numbers: 1, 10, 19, 28, 37, 46, 55
 Lucky Days (of the week): Monday, Thursday, Sunday
Lucky Days (of the month): 1, 10, 19