Famous People Born On April-23rd

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Influenced by the ruling houses of Mercury and Venus, this sun sign imparts a very artistic personality, with a classic taste and aptitude. Quick thinking is associated with individuals whose birthdays fall on April 23, which also offers these Taureans the gift of a poetic nature and propensity. Mercury, in the controlling position, can be attributed to the business acumen of these people, influencing their innovative ideas. Opportunities will come to the individuals with this sun sign at an easy flowing pace. These people also have an insightful mind. Productivity is an easy task for these Taureans and they will exhibit strong family ties. These individuals are visionaries and possess somewhat rebellious attitude.

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John Cena
(One of the Greatest Professional Wrestlers of All Time)
John Cena
115
Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: West Newbury, Massachusetts, United States

One of the biggest WWE stars of all time, John Cena has bagged 25 championships, with 16 reigns as a world champion since his professional career began two decades back. Apart from wrestling, Cena has also carved a career as an actor and rapper. His significant projects include films The Marine, Trainwreck and Sisters and rap album You Can't See Me.

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Gigi Hadid
(American Model and Television Personality)
Gigi Hadid
130
Birth Year: 1995
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

Named International Model of the Year by the British Fashion Council in 2016, fashion model Gigi Hadid has made several appearances on international Vogue magazine covers. The daughter of a former model, she began her career as a toddler. She made her mark in her teenage yeaars and continues to be a popular model.

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Shirley Temple
(Actress, 27th United States Ambassador to Czechoslovakia)
Shirley Temple
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Birth Year: 1928
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
Died: February 10, 2014

After starting her film career at the age of three, Shirley Temple went on to become Hollywood's highest-grossing child actress from 1935 to 1938. She is the epitome of popular child stars who lose their charm as they grow up. Despite failing as an adult actress, she is ranked 18th in the greatest female screen legends of Classic Hollywood list.

 4 
Dev Patel
(English Actor Best Known for His Role as ‘Jamal Malik’ in the Film ‘Slumdog Millionaire’)
Dev Patel
15
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom

British national of Indian descent, Dev Patel is best known for playing the lead in the 2008 British film Slumdog Millionaire. The film bagged the Best Film Oscar. The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, The Man Who Knew Infinity and Hotel Mumbai are some of his other notable films. He received an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actor for 2016 film, Lion.

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Valerie Bertinelli
(Actress and Television Personality Known for Her TV Shows: ‘Valerie's Home Cooking’ and ‘Kids Baking Championship’)
Valerie Bertinelli
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Birth Year: 1960
Birthplace: Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Valerie Bertinelli, better known as Melanie Moretti from the sitcom Hot in Cleveland and Gloria from Touched by an Angel, has also appeared as a host on several culinary shows on Food Network. Her role as Barbara Cooper Royer in One Day at a Time earned her a Golden Globe.

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Roy Orbison
(Known as 'The Caruso of Rock' & Famous for Songs 'Only the Lonely' and 'Running Scared')
Roy Orbison
14
Birth Year: 1936
Birthplace: Vernon, Texas, United States
Died: December 6, 1988
Six-time Grammy-winner Texan rocker Roy Orbison gained fame with songs such as Oh, Pretty Woman and Drove All Night. His shyness and stage fright made him dye his hair black and wear sunglasses. The "Caruso of Rock" was part of the Traveling Wilburys, along with legends such as Bob Dylan.
 7 
Lee Majors
(Actor)
Lee Majors
10
Birth Year: 1939
Birthplace: Wyandotte, Michigan, United States

Lee Majors is an American actor known for his performance in TV series like The Six Million Dollar Man and The Fall Guy. Majors is credited with inspiring the popular song Midnight Train to Georgia. He serves as an inspiration to orphans around the world as he established himself in Hollywood after he was orphaned at the age of one.

 8 
George Lopez
(Actor Known for Starring in His Self-Produced 'ABC Sitcom')
George Lopez
8
Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

George Lopez is an American actor and comedian. Lopez is best known for discussing race and ethnic relations in his stand-up comedy routine. His contributions to the Latino community have earned him several awards. In 2005, he was named in Time magazine's The 25 Most Influential Hispanics in America list. Also a humanitarian, George Lopez heads his own charity.

 9 
Hervé Villechaize
(Best Known for His Role in the James Bond Film 'The Man with the Golden Gun')
Hervé Villechaize
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Birth Year: 1943
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: September 4, 1993

French-American actor Hervé Villechaize is best remembered for playing the evil henchman in the James Bond film The Man with the Golden Gun. Born with dwarfism, he was bullied at school for his condition. After initially working as an artist, painter and photographer, he ventured into acting. He was popular and much loved by the audience.

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Sandra Dee
(Actress)
Sandra Dee
8
Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Bayonne, New Jersey, United States
Died: February 20, 2005
Sandra Dee started her career as a child model and then became a teen idol with films such as Gidget and Imitation of Life. She won a Golden Globe for the film Until They Sail. She suffered from anorexia nervosa and eventually died of a kidney ailment at age 62.
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Max Planck
(Physicist)
Max Planck
5
Birth Year: 1858
Birthplace: Kiel, Germany
Died: October 4, 1947

German theoretical physicist Max Planck is remembered for originating the quantum theory of physics, which earned him the 1918 Nobel Prize in Physics. He laid down concepts such as the Planck constant and the Planck postulate. The Kaiser Wilhelm Society was later renamed Max Planck Society in his honor.

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Prince Louis of Cambridge
(Member of the British Royal Family)
Prince Louis of Cambridge
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Birth Year: 2018
Birthplace: St Mary's Hospital, London, England

Prince Louis of Cambridge is the second son of Catherine and Prince William. One of the members of the British royal family, Louis is behind his grandfather, father, brother, and sister in the line of succession to the throne; he is the first British prince to be ranked behind a sister after the enactment of the Perth Agreement

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Jaime King
(Television actor, Film actor, Actor, Model)
Jaime King
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Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Omaha
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Joyce DeWitt
(Actress and Comedian Known for Her Role as ‘Janet Wood’ in the TV Series ‘Three's Company')
Joyce DeWitt
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Birth Year: 1949
Birthplace: Wheeling, West Virginia, United States
Three’s Company being her best-known television series, Joyce DeWitt has been a regular on the small screen since her debut in Baretta. The seasoned American actress, who also appeared in plays including Miss Abigail's Guide to Dating, co-produced a television film. She has hosted a number of charity programmes. She was caught on the wrong side of the law when she was arrested for drunken driving in California in 2009.
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Sergei Prokofiev
(Composer and pianist)
Sergei Prokofiev
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Birth Year: 1891
Birthplace: Krasne, Ukraine
Died: March 5, 1953

Sergei Prokofiev was a Russian Soviet pianist, composer, and conductor. Renowned for creating masterpieces across various genres, Prokofiev is widely considered one of the 20th century's major composers. Many other composers like Arthur Honegger have called Prokofiev the greatest contemporary musician of all time. An open pianists' competition, which is held every year in Ukraine, is named after Sergei Prokofiev.

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Jan Hooks
(Actress and Comedian Known for Her TV Series ‘Saturday Night Live’)
Jan Hooks
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Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Decatur, Georgia, United States
Died: October 9, 2014
Jan Hooks is best remembered for her stint on Saturday Night Live, where she played characters such as Candy Sweeney. Fans also loved her in Designing Women and 3rd Rock from the Sun. She was initially part of the comedy troupe The Groundlings and voiced Manjula Nahasapeemapetilon in The Simpsons.
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Chloe Kim
(American Snowboarder and Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist)
Chloe Kim
9
Birth Year: 2000
Birthplace: Long Beach, California, United States
At 17, Chloe Kim was the youngest female snowboarder to win an Olympic gold. The four-time X Games gold-winning athlete was also the first female to win two snowboarding golds at the Winter Youth Olympic Games. She also competed on The Masked Singer and was named to Time 100.
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Vladimir Nabokov
(Best Known For His Novels 'Lolita' and 'Pale Fire')
Vladimir Nabokov
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Birth Year: 1899
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: July 2, 1977
Russian author Vladimir Nabokov, also known by his pen name, Vladimir Sirin, is best remembered for his controversial novel Lolita. His other works include the novel Pale Fire and his memoir, Speak, Memory. He was also an entomologist, specializing in lepidoptery. He also liked composing chess problems.
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Kal Penn
(Known for His Portrayal of White House Staffer Seth Wright on TV Series 'Designated Survivor')
Kal Penn
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Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: Montclair, New Jersey, United States

Kal Penn is an actor and former White House staff member. Apart from being a popular American actor of Indian origin, Kal Penn has also contributed as a visiting lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania, where he has taught courses, such as 'Images of Asian Americans in the Media'.

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Angel Locsin
(Actress)
Angel Locsin
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Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Santa Maria, Philippines
Scouted by an agent at a mall, Angel Locsin began her career with the Philippine series Click and then gained recognition with Mulawin and Darna. Named to Forbes’s list of Asian Heroes of Philanthropy, she was prompt in raising funds to help COVID-19 front-liners in her country. 
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James Buchanan
(President of the United States (1857-61))
James Buchanan
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Birth Year: 1791
Birthplace: Cove Gap, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: May 31, 1868

James Buchanan was a prominent American lawyer who served as the 15th president of the United States. He is often criticized for failing to address the issue of slavery and is consistently ranked among America's worst presidents. His life and work inspired the 2019 film Raising Buchanan in which he was played by René Auberjonois.

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Jesse Lee Soffer
(Best Known for His Role as ‘Will Munson’ in the CBS Soap Opera ‘As the World Turns’)
Jesse Lee Soffer
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Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Ossining, New York, United States

Jesse Lee Soffer is an American actor best known for playing Will Munson in the popular TV soap opera As the World Turns, for which he won three Emmy Award nominations. He has also been playing the important role of Jay Halstead in the TV series, Chicago Fire, and its spin-off show, Chicago P.D., in which he performs his own stunts.

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J. M. W. Turner
(Romantic painter)
J. M. W. Turner
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Birth Year: 1775
Birthplace: London, England
Died: December 19, 1851

J. M. W. Turner was an English printmaker, painter, and watercolorist best remembered for his imaginative landscapes and expressive colorizations. Intensely reclusive and eccentric throughout his life, Turner lived in poor health and squalor for the last few years of his life. He was portrayed by actor Timothy Spall in the 2014 biographical film, Mr. Turner.

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Vivian Liberto
(Rosanne Cash's Mother)
Vivian Liberto
7
Birth Year: 1934
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas
Died: May 24, 2005

Vivian Liberto was an American author and homemaker. She started hogging the limelight after marrying singer and actor, Johnny Cas,h with whom she had four daughters, including Rosanne Cash, who went on to become a singer-songwriter. Vivian Liberto’s 2007 book I Walked the Line formed the basis of the documentary movie My Darling Vivian, which was directed by Matt Riddlehoover.

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Steve Clark
(Musician)
Steve Clark
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Birth Year: 1960
Birthplace: Hillsborough, Sheffield, England
Died: January 8, 1991
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Lester B. Pearson
(14th Prime Minister of Canada (1963 - 1968))
Lester B. Pearson
4
Birth Year: 1897
Birthplace: Newtonbrook, Toronto, Canada
Died: December 27, 1972

Lester B. Pearson was a Canadian statesman, scholar, diplomat, and soldier. He is best remembered for organizing the first United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF) in an attempt to resolve the Suez Canal Crisis, for which he was honored with the Nobel Peace Prize in 1957. From 1963 to 1968, Lester B. Pearson served as the prime minister of Canada.

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Joanna Krupa
(Actor, Model, Television Personality)
Joanna Krupa
8
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Warsaw, Poland
Apart from gracing the Maxim Hot 100 list, the Dancing with the Stars and The Real Housewives of Miami star Joanna Krupa also works actively for PETA. Now a mother, she was also in the news when at 35, she had decided to freeze her eggs.
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Lady Gabriella Windsor
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Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: St. Mary's Hospital

Lady Gabriella Windsor is an English writer and one of the members of the British royal family. A freelance journalist, Lady Gabriella contributes immensely to several publications, including The London Magazine. A humanist, she also works closely with the nonprofit organization Playing for Change Foundation where she is a board director.

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Halston
(Fashion Designer)
Halston
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Birth Year: 1932
Birthplace: Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Died: March 26, 1990

Designer Halston began his career designing hats for American milliner Lilly Daché. He is primarily remembered for pioneering cashmere, or Ultrasued, in the mid-1970s. Known for his party-loving personality, he popularized the halter dress for women. He was also known for his homosexual relationship with Victor Hugo.

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Tony Atlas
(Bodybuilder)
Tony Atlas
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Birth Year: 1954
Birthplace: Roanoke, Virginia, United States
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Ray Tomlinson
(Inventor of the First Email System)
Ray Tomlinson
2
Birth Year: 1941
Birthplace: Amsterdam, New York, U.S.
Died: March 5, 2016
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John Oliver
(Comedian)
John Oliver
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Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: Erdington, Birmingham, England

John Oliver is a British comedian, political commentator, and TV host whose work in the American talk show, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, has influenced the US culture, policymaking, and legislation since 2014; the influence has been called the John Oliver effect. Also a philanthropist, Oliver forgave a medical debt of over $15 million owed by over 9,000 people.

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Melina Kanakaredes
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Birth Year: 1967
Birthplace: Akron, Ohio, United States
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Abdülmecid I
2
Birth Year: 1823
Birthplace: İstanbul Eyaleti
Died: June 25, 1861
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Taio Cruz
(Pop Singer-Songwriter Famous for His Albums 'Departure' and 'Rokstarr')
Taio Cruz
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Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: London, England

Taio Cruz is a British record producer, singer, and songwriter. He achieved international recognition after releasing his second studio album Rokstarr in 2009. Over the years, Cruz has won many awards, such as Brit Awards, ASCAP Awards, and Billboard Awards. Taio Cruz is also known for his philanthropic efforts; he works closely with nonprofit organizations like Little Kids Rock. 

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Jennifer Ashton
(Physician)
Jennifer Ashton
0
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: George Air Force Base
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John Schneider
(Multi-media Producer)
John Schneider
0
Birth Year: 1962
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
 38 
Anne Buydens
(Philanthropist, Producer and Wife of Actor Kirk Douglas)
Anne Buydens
5
Birth Year: 1919
Birthplace: Hanover, Germany
Died: April 29, 2021

Anne Buydens is a philanthropist and film producer. She is best known for her 65-year-marriage with American actor Kirk Douglas. A cancer survivor, Anne Buydens works towards raising money for cancer research. She is credited with establishing Research for Women's Cancers, which raised money to help set up a research facility in Los Angeles.

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Ja'far al-Sadiq
2
Birth Year: 0702
Birthplace: Medina, Saudi Arabia
Died: February 14, 0765
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Manoj Bajpayee
7
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Belwa, Bihar, India
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Moose
(Wrestler)
Moose
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Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Seabrook, Maryland, United States
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Jennifer Meyer
(Jewelry designer)
Jennifer Meyer
4
Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
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Tony Lupien
(Baseball player, Basketball player)
Tony Lupien
0
Birth Year: 1917
Birthplace: Chelmsford, Massachusetts, United States
Died: July 9, 2004
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Callum Smith
(British Professional Boxer)
Callum Smith
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Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Liverpool, England
Boxer Callum Smith not only has a GB Championship gold and a Commonwealth silver in his kitty but has also been the WBA super middleweight champion thrice. The youngest of the Smith boxing brothers, Callum is also known by his nickname Mundo, inspired by the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
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Jaryd Lazar
(Gamer, Twitch star)
Jaryd Lazar
3
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Orange County, California
 46 
Tony Esposito
(Ice hockey player)
Tony Esposito
1
Birth Year: 1943
Birthplace: Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
Died: August 10, 2021
 47 
S. Janaki
(Actor, Singer)
S. Janaki
1
Birth Year: 1938
Birthplace: Repalle

Better known as Janaki Amma, playback singer S. Janaki had begun her career with the Tamil film Vidhiyin Vilayattu. Also known as the Nightingale of South India, she has lent her voice to over 48,000 songs. Following her retirement, she has been the victim of death hoaxes at least twice.

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Granville Woods
(Inventor)
Granville Woods
2
Birth Year: 1856
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, United States
Died: January 30, 1910

Granville Woods was 10 when he began working at a machine shop, while continuing his studies at a night school. He grew up to become a steam locomotive engineer and earned the nickname the Black Edison for his countless inventions, most of which were related to electrical systems for railways.

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Terry Gordy
(Wrestler)
Terry Gordy
3
Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
Died: July 16, 2001
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Lee Miller
(Photographer)
Lee Miller
2
Birth Year: 1907
Birthplace: Poughkeepsie, New York, United States
Died: July 27, 1977

Personality Traits & Characteristics Of Famous People Born On April 23rd    

Personality
Clearheaded thinking is a customary personality trait for those born on April 23 and Taureans born on this date will be honest in their persistence to achieve all they want and desire. While, this is a common trait of the bull, this date also has a great influence, imparted by the planet Mercury which offers characteristics like optimism and originality. They seem to be more practical in their approach towards life and they are quite easy going in friendship, despite having a sharp witted tongue.

Health
As far as health is concerned, the people born on 23rd of April are usually fit but, often due to their tendency to overwork fall in a state of exhaustion. Thus, these individuals should try to relax as often as possible. Calm and relaxing atmosphere is essential to maintain optimum health for these people. Control over sugar consumptions should always be in the minds of the people born on 23rd of April. Get rid of the bad habits which are harmful for your health and try to curb the level of anxiety in your daily life.

Finance
People born on this particular day are more apt in the technological industry and are gifted with good communication skill and aptitude. These individuals can easily attain financial security as the bull-headed nature of the Taureans will not let them rest until they have attained their prize. Discipline will also play a part in the achievement of all the financial goals.

Career
As far as career is concerned, these individual will do well in the fields which seek extraordinary communication skills. Their ability to adapt to situations and make their thoughts or opinions eagerly known, will serve them optimally in their career. They are skillful in handling financial matters which therefore is a fine career options for these people.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Those born on 23rd of April look for very strong personality and character when seeking out the perfect relationship. Being clearheaded and optimistic, they often tend to be adventurous in the love department. Looking for love with a cautious yet nearly picky outlook, people born on this day tend to crave for long lasting relationships. These people can be most compatible with those who share similar desires and aspirations and someone who has the ability to boost their confidence and give support when needed.

Trivia
Lucky Colors: Blue
Lucky Numbers: 5, 9
Lucky Days (of the Week): Wednesdays & Fridays
Lucky Days (of the Month): 5th & 9th