Famous People Born On April 13th

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Individuals born on April 13 are under the ruling of Uranus. These individuals are able to be speedy and positive, when making a decision. They are strong and wise individuals, who tend to learn a lot from their experiences and progress quicker in life. People born on this day have a large amount of concrete intelligence. They have an overall knowledge of their world, which allows their views and opinions to be balanced. These types of people strive for security and achievement in their lives. Their willpower and behavior is motivating, controlled and competent. They are very organized individuals and have high expectations and moral standards. They prefer a simple existence in life and value simplicity.

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 1 
Thomas Jefferson
(3rd President of the United States)
Thomas Jefferson
59
Birth Year: 1743
Birthplace: Shadwell, Virginia, United States
Died: July 4, 1826

The 2nd Vice President and the 3rd President of America, Thomas Jefferson was one of the Founding Fathers of USA and the principal draftsman of the Declaration of Independence. Jefferson was a staunch advocate of democracy and a strong believer of individual rights and religious freedom, despite the fact that he himself owned nearly 600 slaves.

 2 
Guy Fawkes
(Soldier)
Guy Fawkes
28
Birth Year: 1570
Birthplace: York
Died: January 31, 1606

Guy Fawkes was a member of an infamous group which unsuccessfully plotted the murder of King James I. The plot, which came to be known as the Gunpowder Plot, became popular and Guy Fawkes became synonymous with the plot. The failure of the plot has been commemorated as Guy Fawkes Night, during which Fawkes' effigy is burned on a bonfire.

 3 
Jonathan Brandis
24
Birth Year: 1976
Birthplace: Danbury, Connecticut
Died: November 12, 2003
Jonathan Brandis began as a child actor/model and made his acting debut with One Life to Live. He was best known for his Saturn Award-nominated performance in The Never Ending Story II and for his role of Lucas Wolenczak in seaQuest DSV. He eventually committed suicide due to depression.
 4 
Catherine de' Medici
(Queen Consort of France (1547 - 1559))
Catherine de' Medici
10
Birth Year: 1519
Birthplace: Florence, Italy
Died: January 5, 1589

Catherine de' Medici was an Italian noblewoman who played a key role in the political affairs of France during the rule of her sons, a period which came to be known as the age of Catherine de' Medici. Catherine is credited with saving the monarchy from deposition during the French Wars of Religion

 5 
Christopher Hitchens
(British-American Author Who is Known for Excoriating Criticisms of Public Contemporary Figures)
Christopher Hitchens
13
Birth Year: 1949
Birthplace: Portsmouth, England
Died: December 15, 2011

Christopher Hitchens was an advocate for New Atheism and a harsh critic of religion and of famous personalities such as Bill Clinton and Mother Teresa. He authored and edited many books on socio-political issues. As a journalist, he wrote for well-known publications such as New Statesman and The Weekly Standard.

 6 
Garry Kasparov
(Russian Chess Grandmaster and One of the Best Chess Players in History)
Garry Kasparov
17
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Baku, Azerbaijan

Garry Kasparov is a Russian chess player. A grandmaster, Kasparov is a former World Chess Champion who was ranked No. 1 for 255 months during his career that spanned 21 years. After his retirement, Garry Kasparov focused on writing and politics; he founded a social movement called the United Civil Front, which is part of an opposition coalition in Moscow.

 7 
Ron Perlman
22
Birth Year: 1950
Birthplace: Washington Heights, New York, United States

Ron Perlman went on to become a successful actor and voice actor despite suffering from low self-image during his formative years. Apart from being active as an actor, Ron Perlman is also actively involved in the political affairs of the United States. His criticisms directed towards President Donald Trump have inspired a series of internet memes.

 8 
Paul Sorvino
(Actor and Singer Known for His Role as ‘Paulie Cicero’ in the Film ‘Goodfellas’)
Paul Sorvino
3
Birth Year: 1939
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Died: July 25, 2022
Paul Sorvino, father of actors Mira and Michael Sorvino, is best known as Paulie Cicero from the movie Goodfellas and Phil Cerreta from the series Law & Order. A skilled sculptor, too, he specializes in bronze. He owns a brand of pasta sauces and is a co-owner of Janson-Beckett Cosmeceuticals.
 9 
Al Green
(Singer, Songwriter, Record producer)
Al Green
6
Birth Year: 1946
Birthplace: Forrest City, Arkansas, United States
 10 
Butch Cassidy
(Train, Bank Robber and the Leader of a Gang of Criminal Outlaws ‘Wild Bunch’)
Butch Cassidy
11
Birth Year: 1866
Birthplace: Beaver, Utah, United States
Died: November 7, 1908

Train and bank robber Butch Cassidy was the leader of a gang of criminal outlaws known as the "Wild Bunch" in the Old West. The son of ranchers, he ran away from home as a teenager and became involved in a life of crime. He started with minor criminal offenses and eventually became a much-feared robber.

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Ty Dolla Sign
(Singer-Songwriter and Record Producer Known for His Songs ‘Paranoid’, ‘Or Nah’, and ‘Blasé’)
Ty Dolla Sign
4
Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

Ty Dolla Sign is an American record producer and singer-songwriter. As a songwriter, he has contributed to the success of songs released by popular artists like Chris Brown, Jhené Aiko, and Rihanna. Over the years, Ty Dolla Sign has played a major role in the success of Def Jam Recordings as he has produced and co-written many of their projects.

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Allison Williams
(American actress)
Allison Williams
9
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: New Canaan, Connecticut, United States
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Samuel Beckett
(Irish Novelist Who Won the 1969 Nobel Prize in Literature)
Samuel Beckett
3
Birth Year: 1906
Birthplace: Foxrock, Ireland
Died: December 22, 1989

Samuel Beckett was a legendary Nobel Prize-winning Irish postmodernist and minimalist playwright and author, regarded as a prominent figure of the "Theatre of the Absurd.” He is best known for the play Waiting for Godot and for his tragi-comic themes and black comedy. He was also the Saoi of Aosdána.

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Brigitte Macron
(Former Educator and Wife of Emmanuel Macron, President of France)
Brigitte Macron
11
Birth Year: 1953
Birthplace: Amiens, France

Wife of French President Emmanuel Macron, Brigitte Macron was, interestingly, her husband’s literature and theater teacher at Lycée la Providence. She was the chief strategist during Macron’s 2016-2017 election. Twenty-four years Macron’s senior, Brigitte, was to be the official “First Lady” of France, until a signature campaign thwarted such plans. 

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Tony Dow
(Film Producer and Actor Best Known for His Role in the Sitcom 'Leave It to Beaver')
Tony Dow
10
Birth Year: 1945
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Died: July 27, 2022
Tony Dow is best known as Wally Cleaver from the long-running sitcom Leave It to Beaver and its sequel. He also created abstract bronze sculptures and was a Junior Olympics diving champion. 
 16 
Kelli Giddish
(Actress)
Kelli Giddish
1
Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: Cumming, Georgia, USA
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Glenn Howerton
(Actor Known for His Roles as 'Dennis Reynolds' in 'It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia')
Glenn Howerton
4
Birth Year: 1976
Birthplace: Japan

Glenn Howerton is an American actor, screenwriter, director, and producer. Howerton is known for playing important roles in TV series like It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, A.P. Bio, and That '80s Show. He has also appeared in popular movies like Must Love Dogs, Crank, and Everything Must Go.

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Bokeem Woodbine
(Actor, Ventriloquist)
Bokeem Woodbine
5
Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: Harlem, New York, United States
Bokeem Woodbine is best known for his Emmy-nominated and Black Reel Award-winning role of Mike Milligan in the series Fargo. He also starred in the movies Black Dynamite and Spider-Man: Homecoming and the series Underground, Saving Grace, and Unsolved. He has also been the lead vocalist of the band Mazard.
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Howard Keel
(Actor and Singer Known for His Rich Bass-Baritone Singing Voice and His Role in TV Series ‘Dallas’)
Howard Keel
2
Birth Year: 1919
Birthplace: Gillespie, Illinois, United States
Died: November 7, 2004

Howard Keel was an American actor. Renowned for his bass-baritone voice, Keel starred in several MGM musicals throughout the 1950s. Also known for his work in TV and films, Keel was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1960. In 1996, a Golden Palm Star was dedicated to him on the Palm Springs Walk of Stars.

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John Paul DeJoria
(Businessperson)
John Paul DeJoria
5
Birth Year: 1944
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Once a homeless person who slept in his car, John Paul DeJoria became a billionaire hair-care magnate, as the co-founder of Paul Mitchell and the Patrón Spirits Company. He started off as a door-to-door salesman, peddling his shampoo brand in LA salons. He is now part of The Giving Pledge.
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Carles Puyol
(Footballer Defender)
Carles Puyol
5
Birth Year: 1978
Birthplace: La Pobla de Segur, Spain
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Seamus Heaney
(Poet, Playwright & Translator Who Received the 1995 Nobel Prize in Literature)
Seamus Heaney
2
Birth Year: 1939
Birthplace: Castledawson, Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Died: August 30, 2013

Seamus Heaney was an Irish poet, translator, and playwright. One of the most respected poets of his generation, Heaney was honored with the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1995. He also won other prestigious awards, such as the Eric Gregory Award. Several years after his death, Seamus Heaney is still considered one of the main contributors to poetry in Ireland.

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 23 
Don Adams
(Actor Best Known for his Role in the Series 'Get Smart')
Don Adams
2
Birth Year: 1923
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: September 25, 2005
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Lyle Waggoner
1
Birth Year: 1935
Birthplace: Kansas City, Kansas, United States
Died: March 17, 2020

Lyle Waggoner was an American sculptor, actor, model, travel trailer salesman, and presenter. He is best remembered for his association with The Carol Burnett Show between 1967 and 1974. He is also credited with founding Star Waggons, a company that aimed at helping the entertainment industry by leasing customized location trailers.

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Nancy
(Singer, Actress)
Nancy
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Birth Year: 2000
Birthplace: Daegu, South Korea
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Caroline Rhea
(Actor, Model)
Caroline Rhea
1
Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
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Josh Gordon
(American football player)
Josh Gordon
3
Birth Year: 1991
Birthplace: Houston
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Claudio Bravo
(Football Player)
Claudio Bravo
9
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Viluco, Chile
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Hillel Slovak
(Musician)
Hillel Slovak
4
Birth Year: 1962
Birthplace: Haifa, Israel
Died: June 25, 1988
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Carmen Carrera
(Reality TV Personality)
Carmen Carrera
2
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Elmwood Park, New Jersey, United States
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Melvin Gordon
(American football player)
Melvin Gordon
4
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Kenosha, Wisconsin, United States
 32 
Baron Davis
(Basketball player Point guard)
Baron Davis
3
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Compton, United States
 33 
Max Weinberg
(Drummer)
Max Weinberg
0
Birth Year: 1951
Birthplace: South Orange, New Jersey, USA
 34 
Julius Nyerere
(Politician)
Julius Nyerere
4
Birth Year: 1922
Birthplace: Butiama, Tanzania
Died: October 14, 1999
 35 
Peabo Bryson
(Singer)
Peabo Bryson
2
Birth Year: 1951
Birthplace: Greenville, South Carolina, USA
 36 
Edward Fox
(Actor)
Edward Fox
3
Birth Year: 1937
Birthplace: Chelsea, London, England
 37 
Antonio Meucci
(Inventor of voice-communication apparatus)
Antonio Meucci
2
Birth Year: 1808
Birthplace: Florence
Died: October 18, 1889
Italian inventor Antonio Meucci was born into poverty and had to work part-time as a gate-keeper to support his studies. While working as a stage technician, he invented a pipe telephone. He later invented an electromagnetic telephone-like device, credited by many as the world’s first telephone. 
 38 
Colleen Clinkenbeard
(Voice Actress)
Colleen Clinkenbeard
0
Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
 39 
Hunter Pence
(Baseball right fielder)
Hunter Pence
1
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, United States
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Eudora Welty
(Writer)
Eudora Welty
1
Birth Year: 1909
Birthplace: Jackson, Mississippi, United States
Died: July 23, 2001
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Ricky Schroder
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Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
 42 
Aaron Lewis
(Known as the Lead Vocalist, Rhythm Guitarist and Founding Member of the Rock Band ‘Staind’)
Aaron Lewis
7
Birth Year: 1972
Birthplace: Springfield, Vermont, United States

Aaron Lewis is an American singer, musician, and songwriter. He is credited with founding the rock band Staind where he also serves as the rhythm guitarist and lead vocalist. Also known for his philanthropic efforts, Aaron Lewis works closely with a non-profit organization called It Takes a Community.

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Richard Trevithick
(Pioneer of steam-powered road & rail transport)
Richard Trevithick
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Birth Year: 1771
Birthplace: Tregajorran, Cornwall, England
Died: April 22, 1833

Richard Trevithick was a British mining engineer and inventor. A pioneer of rail transport and steam-powered vehicles, Trevithick is credited with developing the first working railway steam locomotive and the first high-pressure steam engine. He was a highly respected figure in the fields of engineering and mining during the peak of his career.

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Lowell George
(Musician, Singer, Composer, Guitarist, Songwriter, Record producer)
Lowell George
0
Birth Year: 1945
Birthplace: Hollywood
Died: June 29, 1979
 45 
Lord North
(Prime Minister of Great Britain from 1770 to 1782)
Lord North
4
Birth Year: 1732
Birthplace: Piccadilly
Died: August 5, 1792
 46 
Stanley Donen
(American film and dance director)
Stanley Donen
1
Birth Year: 1924
Birthplace: Columbia, South Carolina,USA
Died: February 21, 2019
 47 
Amy Goodman
(Broadcaster)
Amy Goodman
1
Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Bay Shore, New York, USA
 48 
Hannah Marks
(Actress)
Hannah Marks
2
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Los Angeles County, California Los Angeles, California, U.S.
 49 
Bill Conti
(Composer)
Bill Conti
0
Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
 50 
Jacques Lacan
(Psychoanalyst, Psychiatrist)
Jacques Lacan
5
Birth Year: 1901
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: September 9, 1981
French psychoanalyst and psychiatrist Jacques Lacan is remembered for his philosophical approach that explored Freudian concepts, to which he applied elements of structuralism and anthropology to create his own concepts. His controversial suggestions led to his expulsion from the International Psychoanalytic Association. One of his key concepts was “Return to Freud.”

Personality Traits & Characteristics Of Famous People Born On April 13th   

Personality
People born on April 13 have innate attributes that lead them to be successfully oriented. They do not necessarily strive for success, but gain success whenever they want, through their sheer will power and determination. These individuals are very hard workers. Individuals born on this day tend to take risks, but they do this in a mature way. They rarely if ever ask for help. They would rather learn something on their own, as this makes them feel more satisfied. People born on this day tend to be workaholics. Sometimes this tendency of working over times can lead them to suffer a little in their personal lives.

Health
People born on this day have health complications mostly due to anxiety. They have a sensible and positive attitude towards their health. These individuals can allow their worries to affect their health. Nervousness can cause these individuals to have headaches or stomach sickness. They tend to have their greatest state of health when they are able to balance evenly their free time and work. People born on this day may find therapy that helps them manage their stress which can be very beneficial towards their health. Relaxation therapies can greatly help lower the stress level of these individuals as well.

Finance
People born on this day are not obsessed with material items. However, they are open to spending money. These people tend to be very good at saving their money. They are financially responsible and believe in having a secure financial future.

Career
Individuals born on this day are attracted to careers that allow them to learn constantly. These types of people steer clear of jobs that have no valuable purpose or jobs that are dull. They strive for careers that provide a certain amount of satisfaction in their lives.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
People born on this day tend to be fervently abstracted. They tend to take control in a relationship. These individuals tend to be caring and generous towards their partner. They are happiest when their partner allows them to be independent. In a long-term relationship, these individuals are loving and loyal to their partners. They can have conflicts with their partners, due to innate attitude and defiant behavior. These individuals struggle in their family life, due to their determination to have their own path in life. People born on this day tend to urge their children to have a desire of doing things their way.

Trivia
Lucky Colors: Scarlet & Violet
Lucky Numbers: 4, 8
Lucky Days (of the Week): Tuesday & Sunday
Lucky Days (of the Month): 4th & 8th