Famous People Born In 1955

Discover the most famous people born in 1955. The list includes people like Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, Kelsey Grammer, Jeff Daniels, Rowan Atkinson and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, guitarists and composers born in 1955. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India & Australia and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 
Bill Gates
(Co-Founder of Microssoft)

Bill Gates
108
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: 28th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States

 2 
Steve Jobs
(Co-founder of Apple)

Steve Jobs
90
Birthdate: 24th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: October 5, 2011

 3 
Rowan Atkinson
(Actor & Comedian Best Known for His Role in the Sitcom 'Mr Bean')

Rowan Atkinson
58
Birthdate: 6th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: County Durham, England, United Kingdom
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Bruce Willis
(Gained Recognition As Action Hero)

Bruce Willis
31
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 19th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Idar-Oberstein, Germany
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Willem Dafoe
(Known for Portraying Several Real-Life Figures)

Willem Dafoe
21
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 22nd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Appleton, Wisconsin, United States

 6 

Kevin Costner
37
Birthdate: 18th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lynwood, California, United States
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Bill Nye
(Best Known as the Host of the Science TV Show ‘Bill Nye the Science Guy’)

Bill Nye
15
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: 27th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
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 8 
Eddie Van Halen
(Guitarist and Keyboardist of the Rock Band Van Halen)

Eddie Van Halen
35
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 26th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Died: October 6, 2020
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 9 

Reba McEntire
14
Listed In: Country Singers
Birthdate: 28th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: McAlester, Oklahoma, United States

 10 
J. K. Simmons
(Television actor)

J. K. Simmons
15
Birthdate: 9th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Grosse Pointe, Michigan, United States
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Billy Bob Thornton
13
Birthdate: 4th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hot Springs, Arkansas, United States

 12 
Tim Berners-Lee
(Inventor of the World Wide Web)

Tim Berners-Lee
22
Birthdate: 8th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London, England
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 13 
Angus Young
(Co-Founder and Lead Guitarist for the Hard Rock Band 'AC/DC')

Angus Young
19
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 31st March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland

 14 
Whoopi Goldberg
(Actress, Comedian and Host; Best Known for Her Role in 'The Color Purple' and 'Ghost')

Whoopi Goldberg
51
Birthdate: 13th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Chelsea, New York, United States
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 15 
Donatella Versace
(Fashion Designer and Chief Creative Designer of the Luxury Fashion House 'Versace')

Donatella Versace
18
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: 2nd May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Reggio Calabria, Italy

 16 
Howie Mandel
(Host of The Popular NBC Game Show 'Deal or No Deal')

Howie Mandel
11
Birthdate: 29th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Willowdale, Toronto, Canada
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 17 
John Roberts
(17th Chief Justice of the United States)

John Roberts
14
Listed In: Chief Justices
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States

 18 
Bill Paxton
( Actor, Filmmaker & Musician)

Bill Paxton
21
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 17th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Died: February 25, 2017
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Billy Idol
7
Listed In: Rock Musicians
Birthdate: 30th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Stanmore, Middlesex, England, UK

 20 

Jimmy Smits
5
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 9th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
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 21 
Tommy Wiseau
(Actor, Filmmaker)

Tommy Wiseau
7
Birthdate: 3rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Poznań

 22 
Kelsey Grammer
(Actor, Producer, Director)

Kelsey Grammer
8
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 21st February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands
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Brendan Gleeson
(Actor, Director)

Brendan Gleeson
12
Birthdate: 9th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland

 24 

Gary Sinise
6
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 17th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Blue Island, Illinois, United States
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 25 
Dawood Ibrahim
(Criminal)

Dawood Ibrahim
54
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: 27th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Khed Ratnagiri, Bombay State

 26 
Maria Shriver
(Journalist, First Lady of California (2003-2011))

Maria Shriver
10
Listed In: Journalists
Birthdate: 6th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
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 27 

Miguel Ferrer
9
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 7th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
Died: January 19, 2017

 28 
Marina Sirtis
(Actress)

Marina Sirtis
3
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 29th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: London, England
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 29 

Jeff Daniels
15
Birthdate: 19th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Athens, Georgia, United States

 30 
Yo-Yo Ma
(Cellist)

Yo-Yo Ma
6
Listed In: Violinists
Birthdate: 7th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Paris, France

 31 
Akira Toriyama
(Japanese Manga Artist)

Akira Toriyama
7
Listed In: Artists
Birthdate: 5th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture

 32 
John Grisham
(American writer)

John Grisham
3
Listed In: Novelists
Birthdate: 8th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Jonesboro, Arkansas

 33 

Wayne Knight
3
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 7th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States

 34 
Debra Winger
(Actress)

Debra Winger
10
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 16th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cleveland Heights

 35 
Gilbert Gottfried
(Stand-up comedian, Actor)

Gilbert Gottfried
2
Listed In:
Birthdate: 28th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: April 12, 2022

 36 
Leslie Jordan
(Writer and TV actor who received an Emmy Award for his role as Beverley Leslie on the hit series Will & Grace in 2006)

Leslie Jordan
7
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 29th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States

 37 
Al-Waleed bin Talal
(Business magnate)

Al-Waleed bin Talal
19
Birthdate: 7th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Riyadh

 38 

Iman Abdulmajid
11
Listed In: Models
Birthdate: 25th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mogadishu, Somalia

 39 

Laurie Metcalf
10
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 16th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Carbondale, Illinois

 40 
Tony Dungy
(American Football Player & Coach)

Tony Dungy
8
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 6th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Jackson, Michigan, United States

 41 
Indra Nooyi
(CEO of Pepsico)

Indra Nooyi
8
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: 28th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

 42 
Michael Rooker
(Actor Known for His Roles as Henry in 'Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer')

Michael Rooker
9
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 6th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Jasper, Alabama, United States

 43 
Moses Malone
(Basketball player)

Moses Malone
3
Birthdate: 23rd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Petersburg, Virginia, United States
Died: September 13, 2015

 44 
Diane Downs
(Criminal)

Diane Downs
7
Listed In: Murderers
Birthdate: 7th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Phoenix, Arizona, United States

 45 
Marcelo Bielsa
(Football Manager)

Marcelo Bielsa
7
Birthdate: 21st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rosario, Argentina

 46 
Kate Mulgrew
(Actress)

Kate Mulgrew
9
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 29th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dubuque, Iowa, United States

 47 
Dana Carvey
(Best Known for His Work as a Cast Member on TV Show 'Saturday Night Live')

Dana Carvey
2
Birthdate: 2nd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Missoula, Montana, United States

 48 
Chow Yun-Fat
(Actor know for action heroic bloodshed films A Better Tomorrow, The Killer, and Hard Boiled)

Chow Yun-Fat
3
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 18th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lamma Island, Hong Kong

 49 

Jane Kaczmarek
5
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 21st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

 50 
Rosanne Cash
(Singer-songwriter)

Rosanne Cash
6
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 24th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States