Famous People Born On April 21st

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Those born on April 21st fall under the second sun sign of Taurus. Taurus individuals are ruled by the planet Venus. These individuals are known to push themselves hard, often inspiring others to do better and fly high above their own standards. Although, they are highly driven, they know how to have a good time, involving others in their fun. They must be careful not to get carried away in their pleasures which at times can lead to an addiction. Taurus individuals have a hard time accepting help from others. Taureans love to help people reach their goals and can sometimes get carried away and become controlling.

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 1 
Queen Elizabeth II
(Former Queen of the United Kingdom)
Queen Elizabeth II
185
Birth Year: 1926
Birthplace: Mayfair, London, England
Died: September 8, 2022

The Queen of the United Kingdom and 15 other Commonwealth realms, Queen Elizabeth II was the longest-reigning British monarch in history. The first child of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother , she ascended to the throne in 1952. Despite the media criticism of the royal family, she continued to be a popular figure in the UK.

 2 
James McAvoy
34
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland

A frequent performer in West End productions, James McAvoy has also showcased his acting skills in popular Hollywood movies, such as the X-Men series and Split. Although not an adventurer, he did a BASE jump to help raise money for a charity named Retrak, which helps Ugandan children.

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Andie MacDowell
(Actress and Former Fashion Model)
Andie MacDowell
34
Birth Year: 1958
Birthplace: Gaffney, South Carolina, United States
From working at a bar and a clothing store, Andie MacDowell eventually became a top model/actor and has now been the face of L'Oréal for over 30 years. Fans adore her for her inspirational and award-winning portrayal of Ann Bishop Mullany in the film Sex, Lies, and Videotape.
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Marshawn Lynch
(American Football Player)
Marshawn Lynch
17
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Oakland, California, United States
Football running back Marshawn Lynch, also known as Beast Mode, initially played for UCB and was then drafted by the Buffalo Bills. He was then traded to the Seattle Seahawks, with whom he won Super Bowl XLVIII. He retired twice, only to get back to playing both the times.
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Robbie Amell
(Actor and Producer Best Known for His Role as ‘Stephen Jameson’ on the CW Series ‘The Tomorrow People’)
Robbie Amell
16
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

Robbie Amell is a Canadian-American actor who became a US citizen, along with his wife Italia Ricci, after moving to Los Angeles. Also a producer, Robbie has played an important role in many Canadian film productions. An ice hockey enthusiast, Robbie is currently a fan of the Los Angeles Kings, although he supported the Toronto Maple Leafs while growing up.

 6 
Iggy Pop
(Vocalist and Lyricist of Proto-Punk Band 'The Stooges')
Iggy Pop
25
Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: Muskegon, Michigan, United States

Iggy Pop is an American singer-songwriter, actor, musician, and record producer. Nicknamed the Godfather of Punk, Iggy Pop was an important member of the proto-punk band Iggy and the Stooges. One of the first singers to perform stage-dive, Pop is credited with popularizing the activity. A culture icon, Iggy Pop has had a major influence on musicians of various genres.

 7 
Anthony Quinn
(Best Known for His Roles in the films 'Viva Zapata!' and 'Lust for Life')
Anthony Quinn
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Birth Year: 1915
Birthplace: Chihuahua, Mexico
Died: June 3, 2001
Mexican-American actor Anthony Quinn is best remembered for his Academy Award-winning roles in Viva Zapata! and Lust for Life. He also delivered stellar performances in the films Zorba the Greek, Wild Is the Wind, and The Guns of Navarone. He had exhibited his artwork and also written two memoirs.
 8 
Rob Riggle
(Actor)
Rob Riggle
17
Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky, USA
 9 
Tony Romo
(Former American Professional Football Quarterback Known for His Time with the NFL Team 'Dallas Cowboys')
Tony Romo
29
Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States

Tony Romo is a former American football player. Romo played as a quarterback and represented the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League for 14 seasons. After his retirement, which was caused mainly by a back injury, Tony Romo became the lead color analyst for CBS Sports' NFL telecasts.

 10 
Charlotte Bronte
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Birth Year: 1816
Birthplace: Thornton, Yorkshire, England
Died: March 31, 1855
Charlotte Bronte, remembered for her iconic novel Jane Eyre, was one of the most significant literary figures of the 19th century. She was the eldest of the Bronte sisters who survived into adulthood. She and her sisters Emily and Anne wrote under the pseudonyms Currer, Ellis, and Acton Bell.
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Thomas Doherty
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Birth Year: 1995
Birthplace: Scotland
Scottish actor Thomas Doherty is best known as Sean Matthews from the Disney series The Lodge and as Harry Hook from the Descendants movie franchise. He will appear in the upcoming the HBO Max remake of Gossip Girl. Vogue named him one of the world’s 50 fittest boys in 2017.
 12 
Robert Smith
(Singer, Guitarist, Lyricist)
Robert Smith
10
Birth Year: 1959
Birthplace: Blackpool, England

English singer-songwriter and musician Robert Smith gained fame as a co-founder and member of the rock band, The Cure. He was also the lead guitarist for the band, Siouxsie and the Banshees, for a few years. He became an influential figure in the goth subculture in the 1980s and was later inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

 13 
John Muir
(Naturalist)
John Muir
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Birth Year: 1838
Birthplace: Dunbar
Died: December 24, 1914

John Muir was a Scottish-American naturalist, environmental philosopher, glaciologist, botanist, zoologist, and author. Nicknamed Father of the National Parks and John of the Mountains, Muir was an influential proponent of the preservation of wilderness in the US. He is credited with co-founding the American conservation organization, The Sierra Club. Muir is considered a hero by many environmentalists around the world.

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Max Weber
(Sociologist)
Max Weber
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Birth Year: 1864
Birthplace: Erfurt, Germany
Died: June 14, 1920

Max Weber was a German historian, political economist, jurist, and sociologist. Widely regarded as one of the most influential and important theorists, Weber's ideas had a profound influence on social research and social theory. Although he did not see himself as a sociologist, Weber is often counted among the fathers of sociology alongside Émile Durkheim, Auguste Comte, and Karl Marx.

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Steve Backshall
(British Naturalist, Explorer and Presenter Known for His Wildlife Documentary Program ‘Deadly 60’)
Steve Backshall
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Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: Bagshot, Surrey, England, United Kingdom

Two-time BAFTA-winning naturalist and explorer Steve Backshall soared to fame with the BBC program Deadly 60. He has also worked with the Discovery Channel and the National Geographic Channel. He has written The Falcon Chronicles, a series of children’s novels, among other books, and loves mountaineering and martial arts.

 16 
Tony Danza
(Actor)
Tony Danza
6
Birth Year: 1951
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
 17 
Isco
(Spanish Professional Footballer Who Plays as an Attacking Midfielder )
Isco
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Birth Year: 1992
Birthplace: Benalmádena, Spain

Isco is a Spanish football player best known for his excellent ball control and technique. Over the years, he has represented popular teams like Real Madrid and the Spain national team. He was named among the world's 30 best players during the 2017-18 season. 

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Patti LuPone
(Actress)
Patti LuPone
6
Birth Year: 1949
Birthplace: Northport, Long Island, New York, USA
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Gugu Mbatha-Raw
11
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Oxford, United Kingdom
Gugu Mbatha-Raw is best known as Tish Jones from Doctor Who. She won multiple awards for her portrayal of Dido Elizabeth Belle in the film Belle. Fans also loved her in Larry Crowne and the series Touch. She is also a seasoned theater actor and has received the MBE.
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Toby Stephens
(Best Known for His Role as ‘Gustav Graves’ in the Film ‘Die Another Day’)
Toby Stephens
4
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Middlesex Hospital, London, England
Toby Stephens is best known for his Saturn Award-nominated role of villain Gustav Graves from the James Bond film Die Another Day. The talented Shakespearean actor also appeared as Captain Flint in the series Black Sails, as Fairfax Rochester in Jane Eyre, and as John Robinson in Lost in Space.
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Charles Grodin
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Birth Year: 1935
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: May 18, 2021

Charles Grodin is an American actor, author, comedian, and former TV talk show host. He became a household name in the late-1970s and 1980s, as he appeared in prominent roles in several popular comedy films of the era. In 1993, he won the American Comedy Award for his portrayal of Murray Blum in the political comedy film, Dave.

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Sophie Rundle
(Actress)
Sophie Rundle
4
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England
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Nikki Cross
(Wrestler)
Nikki Cross
5
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland

Known as Nikki Cross and Nikki A.S.H., Scottish wrestler Nicola Glencross had been a 3-time WWE Women’s Tag Team Champion. She is best known for her victory at the 2021 Money in the Bank Ladder Match. She has a master’s degree in history and is also a certified fitness trainer.

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Nicole Sullivan
4
Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
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David Choe
(Street artist)
David Choe
0
Birth Year: 1976
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
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Elaine May
(Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Writer, Playwright)
Elaine May
2
Birth Year: 1932
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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Brutus Beefcake
(Professional Wrestler)
Brutus Beefcake
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Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Tampa, Florida, United States
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Robin Meade
(Journalists)
Robin Meade
1
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: New London, Ohio, USA
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Terrence J
(Actor)
Terrence J
0
Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Queens, New York (state) New York, United States
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Dylan Bruce
3
Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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Michael Franti
(Creator and Lead Vocalist with a Hip Hop Fusion Group Called 'Michael Franti & Spearhead')
Michael Franti
2
Birth Year: 1966
Birthplace: Oakland, California, United States

American musician, singer and songwriter, Michael Franti is also a well-known activist, who advocates peace and social justice, especially in the Middle East. Currently the lead singer of the musical group, Michael Franti and Spearhead, he is known for blending hip-hop with other varieties of music such as jazz, rock, reggae, soul, funk, pop, and folk, releasing numerous albums since 1988.

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Brian J. White
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Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States USA
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Ken Caminiti
(Baseball Player)
Ken Caminiti
0
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Hanford, California, United States
Died: October 10, 2004
 34 
Tarvaris Jackson
(American Football Player)
Tarvaris Jackson
4
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Montgomery, Alabama, United States
Died: April 12, 2020
 35 
James Dobson
(One of America's Most Influential Evangelical Leaders Ever)
James Dobson
4
Birth Year: 1936
Birthplace: Shreveport, Louisiana, United States

The founder of the Focus on the Family, Dr. James Dobson is a qualified psychologist and has also had long stints with a children’s hospital and as a professor of pediatrics. Known for his popular radio program Family Talk, he has penned countless books, such as the bestseller Bringing Up Girls.

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Christoph Sanders
1
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Hendersonville, North Carolina, USA
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Shivaji Satam
4
Birth Year: 1950
Birthplace: India
 38 
Jan van Riebeeck
(Dutch Colonial Administrator)
Jan van Riebeeck
1
Birth Year: 1619
Birthplace: Culemborg
Died: January 18, 1677

Jan van Riebeeck was a Dutch colonial administrator and navigator. He is credited with founding the Dutch Cape Colony and Cape Town. Jan van Riebeeck is of historical and cultural importance to South Africa as many South Africans consider him the founding father of their country. Several South African villages and towns have streets named after Van Riebeeck.

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Oliver McCall
(Professional Boxer Heavyweight)
Oliver McCall
1
Birth Year: 1965
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
 40 
Alistair Maclean
(One of the Best-Selling Fiction Authors of All Time)
Alistair Maclean
1
Birth Year: 1922
Birthplace: Shettleston, Glasgow, Scotland
Died: February 2, 1987

Alistair Maclean was a Scottish novelist best remembered for writing popular adventure stories. Having sold more than 150 million copies, Alistair Maclean is widely regarded as one of the best-selling fiction authors. Many of his works, including Where Eagles Dare, Ice Station Zebra, and The Guns of Navarone, have been made into popular films.

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Jessica Clark
(Actress)
Jessica Clark
5
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: United Kingdom
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Charlie O'Connell
0
Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
 43 
Jamie Lomas
2
Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Manchester, England, UK
 44 
John Mortimer
(Barrister)
John Mortimer
0
Birth Year: 1923
Birthplace: Hampstead, London, United Kingdom
Died: January 16, 2009
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Joel de la Fuente
0
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: New Hartford, New York, USA
 46 
Philip Testa
(Mafia Boss)
Philip Testa
6
Birth Year: 1924
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: March 15, 1981
 47 
Vincent Lecavalier
(Former Ice hockey centre)
Vincent Lecavalier
0
Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: L'Île-Bizard, Quebec, Canada
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Tavi Gevinson
(American Actress, Writer and Founder of the Online Magazine 'Rookie')
Tavi Gevinson
2
Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Tavi Gevinson is an American writer, actress, and magazine editor. Gevinson discusses topics such as feminism and pop culture through her works. The now-defunct online magazine Rookie, which focused on the problems faced by teenage girls, was founded by Tavi Gevinson who also served as its editor-in-chief. Gevinson has also appeared in popular TV series like Gossip Girl.

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Orlando Jordan
(Professional wrestler)
Orlando Jordan
0
Birth Year: 1974
Birthplace: Salem, New Jersey, United States
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Tahir Raj Bhasin
2
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Delhi, India

Personality Traits & Characteristics Of Famous People Born On April 21st   

Personality
Persons born on this day are characterized by their determined and stable nature. These individuals tend to have interesting, spirited personalities that lead people both in personal and professional life flock to them. Because of this characteristic, they will receive lots of opportunity in their life, which they will learn quickly to take advantage of. They are also opinionated and at times have a problem accepting other’s points of view, even when they will most likely get benefited from them. Although, their buoyant nature generally keeps them from seeming dogmatic or pushy, it is important that they cultivate tolerance.

Health
People born on this day enjoy the outdoors which can sometimes be the cause of accidents. But, they possess a robust and vigorous health. They also have a love for animals which may be the cause of a serious injury, so be wise when picking that special critter. During the middle part of their life, they may suffer from acute acidic problems and it will be one of their great health concerns. So, they should be careful and try to have food on time regularly. They also should remember to maintain a proper and nutritious balanced diet throughout their whole life, so that, they may live the proper healthy life which they deserve. There is also a possibility that they may suffer from heart problems after their middle age.

Finance
In the matters of finance they will be lucky to acquire a considerably wealth throughout their life. They will tend to benefit from any of their powerful friends, marriage, and family members, so be nice to them. They will thrive in whatever career they chose to embark upon. They will need to be wise with their money and remember to invest in their future; they may come across some hard times in their old age.

Career
Possible careers that may be beneficial for the individuals born 21st April are the Navy or the Army. Going into the fields of politics may help them earn the respect they strive for. They may also think about going to work in the field of literature.

Relationship, Marriage & Children
They tend to be very romantic and look for someone who can appreciate that side of them. A relationship with those born in November and towards the end of December will be most favorable for them. Those born in January tend to be least compatible for them. Those born on April 21, feel extreme obligation to fulfill their family needs. When it comes to raising their own children they tend to be more liberal.

Trivia
Lucky Colors: Lavender & Pink
Lucky Numbers: 3 & 7
Lucky Days (of the Week): Thursday & Friday
Lucky Days (of the Month): 3rd & 7th