Famous People Born On October 29th

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Bob Ross
(Painter)
Bob Ross
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Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Daytona Beach, Florida, United States
Died: July 4, 1995

Painter, art instructor, and television host, Bob Ross, gained international fame as the creator and host of the instructional TV show, The Joy of Painting. He served in the United States Air Force for several years before embarking on a career as a painter. He had a deep love for animals and cared for several injured squirrels, armadillos, and snakes.

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Winona Ryder
(Actress Best Known for Her Films: 'Beetlejuice', 'The Age of Innocence' and 'Little Women')
Winona Ryder
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Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Winona, Minnesota, United States

Actress Winona Ryder is known for her roles in successful and critically acclaimed films such as Heathers, Edward Scissorhands, Girl, Interrupted, Little Women and The Age of Innocence. She also starred in the hit show Stranger Things. She has been in the news for her relationships, including that with superstar Johnny Depp and a 2001 arrest for shoplifting.  

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Gabrielle Union
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Birth Year: 1972
Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, United States

A popular American actress, Gabrielle Union has been vocal about violence against women and issues pertaining to women's health. Also a writer, she has released a memoir and a children's book. In 2020, she was named in Time magazine's 100 most influential people in the world list. Gabrielle Union has been an inspiration for women like Oprah Winfrey.

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Tracee Ellis Ross
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Birth Year: 1972
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

Tracee Ellis Ross is an actress and TV host best known for her performance in TV series like Girlfriends and Black-ish. One of the few actresses to sport a distinguishable curly hairstyle, Tracee owns a hair-care line called Pattern Beauty, which is exclusively meant for curly hair.

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Italia Ricci
(Actress)
Italia Ricci
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Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Richmond Hill, Canada

Canadian actor Italia Ricci is best known for her Golden Maple Award-nominated performance as April Carver in the series Chasing Life. Fans also loved her as Emily Rhodes in the political drama Designated Survivor and as Maggie Winnock in Unnatural History. She has also appeared in many Hallmark TV movies.

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Richard Dreyfus
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Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States

Veteran actor Richard Dreyfus starred in many popular films during the 1970s and 1980s. In a career spanning over 55 years, he has received many prestigious awards, including one Academy Award for Best Actor. He is Jewish and participated in the historic Papal Concert to Commemorate the Shoah in 1994. Besides acting, he has co-authored a novel.

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Ben Foster
(Actor)
Ben Foster
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Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: Boston

Ben Foster is an American actor best known for playing supporting roles in popular films, such as X-Men: The Last Stand, The Mechanic, 3:10 to Yuma, and Lone Survivor. Ben Foster is a self-made man who established himself in the American film industry after being born to restaurateurs. He continues to attract critical appreciation for his unhinged and intense performance.

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Kate Jackson
(Actress)
Kate Jackson
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Birth Year: 1948
Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama, United States
Kate Jackson is known for her iconic role of Sabrina Duncan in the 1970s’ series Charlie's Angels, which earned her a feature on the Time cover, with co-stars Jaclyn Smith and Farrah Fawcett . She also delivered a Bravo Golden Otto-winning performance as Amanda King in Scarecrow and Mrs. King.
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Katherine Timpf
(TV Presenter)
Katherine Timpf
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Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
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Dan Castellaneta
(Best Known as the Voice of “Homer Simpson” on the Animated Series “The Simpsons”)
Dan Castellaneta
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Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Dan Castellaneta is an American actor, screenwriter, comedian, and voice actor. Over the years, Castellaneta has played a major role in the success of the animated sitcom The Simpsons in which he has been voicing one of the main protagonists, Homer Jay Simpson. Unlike Homer Simpson, Dan Castellaneta is a teetotaler and vegetarian and exercises regularly.

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Rufus Sewell
(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a0gS2axHim0)
Rufus Sewell
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Birth Year: 1967
Birthplace: Twickenham
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Tove Lo
(Singer-Songwriter Known for Her Raw, Grunge-Influenced Take on Pop Music)
Tove Lo
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Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Viken, Sweden
Grammy-nominated Swedish singer Tove Lo is known for her autobiographical lyrics and her grunge-influenced pop tracks. She soared to fame with her Billboard-charting debut album, Queen of the Clouds. She has also released hits such as Glad He's Gone and co-written tracks such as Love Me like You Do
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Miguel Cotto
(Puerto Rican Former Professional Boxer)
Miguel Cotto
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Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
American-born Puerto Rican retired boxer Miguel Cotto became the first Puerto Rican to win world boxing titles in four separate weight divisions. In 2017, he was ranked third in the best light middleweight category by The Ring magazine. He now owns a boxing promotion and a non-profit organization.
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Peter Green
(Musician & Songwriter)
Peter Green
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Birth Year: 1946
Birthplace: Bethnal Green, London, England
Died: July 25, 2020

Peter Green was an English guitarist and singer-songwriter. Green is credited with founding the popular British-American rock band, Fleetwood Mac. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998. Named in Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time list, Green has influenced many other guitarists like Joe Perry and Gary Moore.

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Lance Stroll
(Racing driver)
Lance Stroll
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Birth Year: 1998
Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Kriti Kharbanda
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Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: New Delhi
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Ruel
(Singer-Songwriter Best Known for His Singles: ‘Dazed & Confused’, ‘Don't Tell Me’, ‘Younger’ and ‘Painkiller’)
Ruel
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Birth Year: 2002
Birthplace: Isleworth, London, England
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Beth Chapman
(Television Personality)
Beth Chapman
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Birth Year: 1967
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado, U.S
Died: June 26, 2019

Bounty hunter and reality star Beth Chapman soared to fame with the shows Dog the Bounty Hunter, Dog's Most Wanted, and Dog and Beth: On the Hunt, along with her husband, Duane "Dog" Chapman. While filming Dog's Most Wanted, she died of throat cancer, which had spread to her lungs.

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Andy Dalton
(American football player)
Andy Dalton
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Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Katy, Texas, United States
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Ma Huateng
(CEO of Tencent)
Ma Huateng
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Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Chaoyang, Shantou

Chinese business magnate Ma Huateng, or Pony Ma, is best known as the founder, chairman, and CEO of the technology giant Tencent. His company owns the messaging app WeChat. One of CEOWORLD’s Most Powerful People in the World, he was a delegate of the 12th National People's Congress.

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Ariana Berlin
(Artistic Gymnast)
Ariana Berlin
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Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States

Ariana Berlin is an artistic gymnast and dancer. She competed for the UCLA Bruins gymnastics team from 2006 to 2009. One of UCLA’s most consistent athletes, she is a four-time All-American. She is also trained in break-dancing and has worked as a stunt performer in several television shows. Currently, she is an associate producer at Fox Sports.  

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Johnny Lewis
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Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Died: September 26, 2012
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Joely Fisher
(Actress breakthrough came in 1994, starring as Paige Clark in the ABC sitcom Ellen, for which she received a Golden Globe Award nomination)
Joely Fisher
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Birth Year: 1967
Birthplace: Burbank, California, United States
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Janet Montgomery
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Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Bournemouth, Dorset, United Kingdom
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Vijender Singh
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Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Kaluwas, Haryana, India

Indian star boxer Vijender Singh has won several medals for his country, including a bronze at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. The son of a bus driver, he had started training in boxing to improve his family’s financial condition. He had an unbeaten run till he eventually lost to Russia’s Artysh Lopsan in 2021.

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Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
(24th President of Liberia (2006 - 2018))
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
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Birth Year: 1938
Birthplace: Monrovia, Liberia

Liberian politician, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, served as the 24th President of Liberia from 2006 to 2018. She was the first elected female head of state in Africa. An alumnus of the Harvard University, she began her political career in the 1970s and rose through the ranks with time. She is the recipient of the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize.

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Fanny Brice
(Model, Singer, Actress)
Fanny Brice
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Birth Year: 1891
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: May 29, 1951

Fanny Brice was an American singer, comedienne, and actress. She is credited with creating one of the most popular radio comedy series of her generation, The Baby Snooks Show. Fanny Brice was posthumously honored with two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for her contributions to the radio and film industries. Her life inspired the 1964 musical, Funny Girl. 

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Edwin van der Sar
(Football player)
Edwin van der Sar
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Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: Voorhout, Netherlands
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Dominick Dunne
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Birth Year: 1925
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States
Died: August 26, 2009
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Astrid S
(Norwegian Singer-Songwriter Known for Her Singles 'Shattered' and '2AM')
Astrid S
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Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: Berkåk, Norway
Astrid S came into the limelight with the show Pop Idol at 16. The Norwegian singer, known for songs such as Hurts So Good and 2AM, ditched a promising soccer career for music. Her track Relevant was entirely made out of lyrics contributed by her fans through social media.
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Lee Child
(Author)
Lee Child
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Birth Year: 1954
Birthplace: Coventry, England
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Derek Theler
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Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Alaska, United States
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Robert Hardy
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Birth Year: 1925
Birthplace: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England, UK
Died: August 3, 2017
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Ali Velshi
(Host of the Show Real Money With Ali Velshi on Al Jazeera America)
Ali Velshi
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Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Nairobi, Kenya
Ali Velshi, a Kenyan-born Canadian broadcast journalist, is a familiar name in the business shows of NBC with which he has been associated after a long stint with CNN. Apart from being a business correspondent, he also reported extensively on hurricanes and the assassination of former Pakistan prime minister Benazir Bhutto. He worked for Al Jazeera America till its closure.
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India Eisley
(Actress)
India Eisley
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Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
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Finola Hughes
(Actress Known for Her Role as ‘Anna Devane’ on the ABC Soap Operas 'General Hospital' & 'All My Children')
Finola Hughes
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Birth Year: 1959
Birthplace: Kensington, London, England

Best known as Anna Devane from General Hospital and All My Children, Emmy-winning actor Finola Hughes had started her career with the Northern Ballet Company. She also worked at West End and played Victoria, as part of the original cast of Cats. She and her husband have also adopted two children.

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R.A. Dickey
(Baseball player)
R.A. Dickey
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Birth Year: 1974
Birthplace: Nashville
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Ralph Bakshi
(Director of Animated Films)
Ralph Bakshi
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Birth Year: 1938
Birthplace: Haifa
Animation filmmaker Ralph Bakshi revolutionized the domain of animation through adult-oriented projects. He started his career with Terrytoons and eventually launched his own studio. Some of his features include Fritz the Cat, the 1978 version of The Lord of the Rings, and the series Mighty Mouse: The New Adventures.
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Brendan Fehr
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Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
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Denny Laine
(Musician)
Denny Laine
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Birth Year: 1944
Birthplace: Birmingham, England
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Janoris Jenkins
(American football cornerback)
Janoris Jenkins
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Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Pahokee, Florida, United States
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Evan Fournier
(Basketball player)
Evan Fournier
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Birth Year: 1992
Birthplace: Saint-Maurice, France
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Yasmin Le Bon
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Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Oxford
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Fleur East
(Singer-songwriter)
Fleur East
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Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Walthamstow, London

Fleur East is an English rapper, singer, and songwriter. She is best known for her participation in the popular reality television music competition The X Factor where she finished second in 2014. She then went on to release her debut studio album Love, Sax and Flashbacks which peaked at number 12 on the Scottish Albums Chart.

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Primož Roglič
(The First Cyclist From Slovenia to Win a Stage at 'Tour de France')
Primož Roglič
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Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Trbovlje, Slovenia

Primož Roglič is a Slovenian racing cyclist who in 2017 became the first cyclist from his country to win a stage at Tour de France. He then went on to win the Vuelta a España for three successive years. Primož Roglič achieved international recognition at the 2020 Olympic Games where he won the gold medal in the time trial event.

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Marie of Romania
(Wife of Ferdinand I of Romania and Former Queen Consort of Romania (1914 - 1927))
Marie of Romania
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Birth Year: 1875
Birthplace: Eastwell Park, Kent, England
Died: July 10, 1938
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Eric Staal
(Ice Hockey Player)
Eric Staal
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Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
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Darnell Mooney
(American football player)
Darnell Mooney
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Birth Year: 1997
Birthplace: Gadsden, Alabama, United States
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Marcus Lattimore
(American football player)
Marcus Lattimore
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Birth Year: 1991
Birthplace: Duncan, South Carolina, United States
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Reema Sen
(Actress)
Reema Sen
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Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Pluto is primarily responsible for the personality traits of individuals born under the zodiacal group Scorpio. However, the actual date in which October 29 individuals are born comes under the influence of Moon. Thus, the two celestial bodies play a dominant role is determining the probability of the personality of October 29 individuals. These people are blessed with a caring and considerate side and have a strong sense of responsibility. A sharp observation and highly imaginative innovation fills these people with ideas and makes them have an optimistic and positive outlook of the world. On the other hand, these people are likely to get stubborn and have a bossy and domineering nature. Proneness to moodily obsessive and uncommunicative is also common in October 29 folks.

Personality Traits & Characteristic of Famous People Born on October 29

Personality
The personality traits of individuals born on October 29 include a charismatic appearance, sociable nature and courteous mannerism. These people are kind, caring and considerate towards the need of others and fairly protective of family and friends. October 29 folks are good at sharing and compromising and are blessed with a thoughtful temperament. The influence of Moon on their personality adds traits of shyness, secrecy and calmness in these individuals. However, much like other Scorpions, these people are endowed with an investigative mind and possess great listening skills. They are creatively and musically talented, in addition to having a lively youthful outlook. Naturally instinctive, these people are highly observant and innovative.

Health
October 29th individuals are overly conscious about their figure and in their aim to remain slim and svelte they often end up limiting their diet to the point of experiencing health issues. These people should learn the nutritional benefits of food to enhance their overall well-being. One more aspect that October 29 individuals need to watch out for is adequate rest. Since these people have a fondness for challenge, they often tend to drain their physical and mental energies to the maximum. Also, these people enjoy very energetic exercises such as climbing, long distance running and a high energy sport activity which leads to exhaustion and fatigue.

Finance
Financially, October 29 born individuals are sound. Though they have the capability to be extremely wealthy, they put much emphasis on job satisfaction and have a rather casual attitude towards money. Nevertheless, October 29 individuals rarely face a financial crisis situation. Though they have the habit of spending money without thinking, they rarely go out of the budget to suit their fantasy. Only when it becomes utmost necessary do these people spend largely.

Career
A regular nine to five job is not on the wishlist of individuals with this birthday. These people crave for professions which are out-of-the-box. If not for it, they usually take up self-employment. Though these people are mostly shy, their charismatic stance coupled with their social skills make them apt for their chosen profession. Additionally, they careful planning and artistic approach helps them attain success in their field.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Scorpions born on October 29 are emotionally demanding individuals. these people truly believe in the institution of marriage and thus rarely are game for any casual affairs. An ideal partner for these individuals is one who shares similar likes and dislikes and has shared interests. One with whom they can build a strong rapport and enjoy meaningful conversation is perfect for those with this birthday. October 29 individuals have a big heart in love but they cannot stand adulterous behavior. They can sense dishonesty and two timing very early. Due to this, sometimes these people become overly jealous, possessive and suspicious. Nevertheless, October 29 individuals display spontaneous gestures of affection and are loving, attentive and unselfish. Parenthood is easy for these individuals. They provide their children with utmost independence and freedom.

Lucky Color: Cream, White, Green
Lucky Number: 2, 11, 20, 29, 38, 47, 56
Lucky Days (of the week): Monday, Thursday, Sunday
Lucky Days (of the month): 2, 11, 20