Famous People Born In 1959

Discover the most famous people born in 1959. The list includes people like Ving Rhames, Kevin Spacey, Simon Cowell, Magic Johnson, Bryan Adams and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, composers, journalists and comedians born in 1959. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Australia & Canada 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 Magic Johnson

Magic Johnson
22
Famous As: The Greatest Point Guard of All Time
Birthdate: 14th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lansing, Michigan, United States

 2 Emma Thompson

Emma Thompson
34
Famous As: Only Person to Win Academy Awards for Both Acting & Writing
Birthdate: 15th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paddington, London, England

 3 Simon Cowell

Simon Cowell
73
Famous As: Television Personality
Birthdate: 7th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Lambeth, London, England
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 4 Maggie Baird

Maggie Baird
11
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 30th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: United States
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 5 Sade Adu

Sade Adu
12
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: 16th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ibadan, Nigeria

 6 Bryan Adams

Bryan Adams
8
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Best Selling Pop, Pop-Rock Singer-Songwriter Of All Time
Birthdate: 5th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kingston, Canada
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 7 Hugh Laurie

Hugh Laurie
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 11th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
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 8 Nicole Brown Simpson

Nicole Brown Simpson
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Listed In: Family Members
Famous As: Murdered Wife of O. J. Simpson
Birthdate: 19th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Frankfurt, Germany
Died: June 12, 1994
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 9 Weird Al Yankovic

Weird Al Yankovic
5
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Known for his Album 'Mandatory Fun'
Birthdate: 23rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Downey, California, United States

 10 Sean Bean

Sean Bean
13
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 17th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Handsworth, Sheffield, England
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 11 Allison Janney

Allison Janney
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 19th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

 12 Marie Osmond

Marie Osmond
5
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer, Actor, Television actor, Songwriter
Birthdate: 13th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ogden
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 13 Ving Rhames

Ving Rhames
3
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 12th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Harlem, New York City, New York, United States

 14 Charlie Murphy

Charlie Murphy
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Famous As: Best Known as a Writer & Cast Member of the Comedy Central Sketch-Comedy Series 'Chappelle's Show'
Birthdate: 12th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: April 12, 2017
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 15 Sarah Ferguson

Sarah Ferguson
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Listed In: Philanthropists
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 15th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: The London Welbeck Hospital, London, England, United Kingdom

 16 Vincent D Onofrio

Vincent D Onofrio
8
Famous As: Best Known as Detective Robert Goren in 'Law and Order: Criminal Intent'
Birthdate: 30th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bensonhurst, New York, United States
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 17 Randy Travis

Randy Travis
10
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: 4th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Marshville, North Carolina, United States

 18 Rebecca De Mornay

Rebecca De Mornay
11
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 29th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Santa Rosa, California, United States
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 19 James Hellwig

James Hellwig
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Listed In: Wrestlers
Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: 16th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Crawfordsville, Indiana, United States
Died: April 8, 2014

 20 Israel Kamakawiwo'ole

Israel Kamakawiwo'ole
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: 20th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Honolulu, Territory of Hawaii
Died: June 26, 1997
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 21 Vanity (Singer)

Vanity (Singer)
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Lead Singer of The Female Trio 'Vanity 6' Known for Their Hit Song "Nasty Girl"
Birthdate: 4th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Niagara Falls, Canada
Died: February 15, 2016

 22 Satoru Iwata

Satoru Iwata
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Famous As: Former President & CEO of Nintendo
Birthdate: 6th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sapporo
Died: July 11, 2015
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 23 Patricia Clarkson

Patricia Clarkson
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Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 29th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

 24 Kyle MacLachlan

Kyle MacLachlan
5
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 22nd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Yakima, Washington, United States
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 25 Florence Griffith Joyner

Florence Griffith Joyner
15
Listed In: Athletes
Famous As: Track and Field Athlete
Birthdate: 21st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: September 21, 1998

 26 Susanna Hoffs

Susanna Hoffs
5
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer-songwriter best known as a co-founder of the Bangles
Birthdate: 17th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
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 27 Sheena Easton

Sheena Easton
4
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Actress
Birthdate: 27th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bellshill, Lanarkshire, Scotland

 28 Lawrence Taylor

Lawrence Taylor
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Former American football Outside linebacker
Birthdate: 4th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Williamsburg, Virginia, United States
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 29 Stephen Harper

Stephen Harper
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister of Canada (2006-15)
Birthdate: 30th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Leaside, Toronto, Canada

 30 Robert Smith

Robert Smith
8
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Guitarist, Lyricist
Birthdate: 21st April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Blackpool, England

 31 Catherine Keener

Catherine Keener
4
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 23rd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States

 32 Bradley Whitford

Bradley Whitford
8
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 10th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Madison, Wisconsin, USA

 33 Val Kilmer

Val Kilmer
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Famous As: Known for Playing Real-Life Figures in Movies
Birthdate: 31st December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

 34 Kapil Dev

Kapil Dev
13
Listed In: Cricketers
Famous As: Cricketer
Birthdate: 6th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chandigarh, Punjab, India

 35 Ryan Stiles

Ryan Stiles
1
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 22nd April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States

 36 Dave Coulier

Dave Coulier
1
Famous As: Comedian, Actor
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: St. Clair Shores, Michigan, United States

 37 Ken Watanabe

Ken Watanabe
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 21st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Koide, Japan

 38 Wim Hof

Wim Hof
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: 20th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sittard, Limburg, Netherlands

 39 Jason Alexander

Jason Alexander
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 23rd September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States

 40 Clint Howard

Clint Howard
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Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 20th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Burbank, California, United States

 41 Mackenzie Phillips

Mackenzie Phillips
11
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 10th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Alexandria, Virginia, United States

 42 Marcia Gay Harden

Marcia Gay Harden
8
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 14th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: La Jolla, California, United States

 43 Lorrie Morgan

Lorrie Morgan
7
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Country Singer
Birthdate: 27th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nashville, Tennessee, United States

 44 Flavor Flav

Flavor Flav
9
Listed In: Restaurateurs
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: 16th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Roosevelt, New York, United States

 45 Matthew Modine

Matthew Modine
2
Listed In: Actors
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 22nd March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Loma Linda, California

 46 Mare Winningham

Mare Winningham
7
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: American actress
Birthdate: 16th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Phoenix, Arizona, United States

 47 John McEnroe

John McEnroe
11
Listed In: Tennis Players
Famous As: Tennis player
Birthdate: 16th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Wiesbaden, Germany

 48 Apollonia Kotero

Apollonia Kotero
2
Listed In: Actresses
Famous As: Actress, Singer
Birthdate: 2nd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California

 49 Kevin Nash

Kevin Nash
9
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Wrestler, Actor
Birthdate: 9th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States

 50 Cris Collinsworth

Cris Collinsworth
6
Famous As: Sportscaster, American Football Players
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dayton, Ohio, United States