Famous People Born In 1962

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Discover the most famous people born in 1962. The list includes people like Tom Cruise, Jim Carrey, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Lou Diamond Phillips, Ralph Fiennes and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, guitarists and directors born in 1962. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & India and many more countries.
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 1 
Tom Cruise
(One of the Highest-Grossing Box Office Stars of All Time)
Tom Cruise
156
Birthdate: 3rd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Syracuse, New York, United States
 2 
Jim Carrey
(Actor and Comedian Best Known for His Energetic and Slapstick Performances)
Jim Carrey
85
Birthdate: 17th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Newmarket, Canada
 3 
Steve Irwin
(Television Celebrity & Wildlife Conservationist Who Died After Getting Stung by a Stingray Barb)
Steve Irwin
56
Birthdate: 22nd February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Victoria, Australia
Died: September 4, 2006
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Steve Carell
(Actor and Comedian Best Known for His Role of 'Michael Scott' in the NBC Sitcom 'The Office')
Steve Carell
28
Birthdate: 16th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Concord, Massachusetts, United States
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Jordan Peterson
(Canadian Clinical Psychologist and Author)
Jordan Peterson
76
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 12th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Edmonton, Canada
 6 
Jon Bon Jovi
(Founder and Frontman of The Rock Band "Bon Jovi")
Jon Bon Jovi
13
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 2nd March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Perth Amboy, New Jersey, United States
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Jodie Foster
(Actress & Director)
Jodie Foster
49
Birthdate: 19th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
 8 
Ralph Fiennes
(English Actor Best Known for His Films: 'Schindler's List', and 'The English Patient' )
Ralph Fiennes
36
Birthdate: 22nd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ipswich, England
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Bo Jackson
(Former Baseball & Football Player, the Only Professional Athlete in History to be Named an 'All-Star' in Both)
Bo Jackson
10
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 30th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bessemer, Alabama, United States
 10 
Emilio Estevez
(Actor, Filmmaker and Son of Actor Martin Sheen)
Emilio Estevez
13
Birthdate: 12th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Staten Island, New York, United States
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Michelle Yeoh
(Actress)
Michelle Yeoh
22
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 6th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ipoh, Malaysia
 12 
Kate Spade
(Fashion Designer, Founder and Co-Owner of the Designer Brand ‘Kate Spade New York’)
Kate Spade
25
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: 24th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Died: June 5, 2018
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Kelly Preston
(Actress)
Kelly Preston
39
Birthdate: 13th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Died: July 12, 2020
 14 
Wesley Snipes
(Known for His Action Roles in Films 'Blade' and 'Passenger 57')
Wesley Snipes
18
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 31st July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Orlando, Florida, United States
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Bob Odenkirk
(Actor and Comedian Best Known for His Portrayal of ‘Saul Goodman’ in the Series ‘Breaking Bad’ and its Spin-Off, ‘Better Call Saul’)
Bob Odenkirk
23
Birthdate: 22nd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Berwyn, Illinois, United States
 16 
Jerry Rice
(American football player)
Jerry Rice
13
Birthdate: 13th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Starkville, Mississippi, United States
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Paula Abdul
(Her Album 'Forever Your Girl' was One of The Most Successful Albums in 1988)
Paula Abdul
16
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: 19th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: San Fernando, California, United States
 18 
Jennifer Jason Leigh
(Actress & Producer)
Jennifer Jason Leigh
19
Birthdate: 5th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
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 19 
Evander Holyfield
(The Only Boxer in the History to Win the Undisputed Championship in Two Weight Classes)
Evander Holyfield
17
Listed In: Boxers
Birthdate: 19th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Atmore, Alabama, United States
 20 
Demi Moore
(Actress)
Demi Moore
40
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 11th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Roswell, New Mexico, United States
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Matthew Broderick
(American Theatre and Film Actor Best Known for His Film 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off')
Matthew Broderick
15
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 21st March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
 22 
Sheryl Crow
(One of the Best Selling Pop, Rock Singer-Songwriter with Nine Grammy Awards)
Sheryl Crow
12
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 11th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kennett, Missouri, United States
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Axl Rose
(Lead Vocalist and Lyricist of the Hard Rock Band 'Guns N' Roses')
Axl Rose
30
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 6th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lafayette, Indiana, United States
 24 
Jordan Belfort
(Author of 'The Wolf of Wall Street')
Jordan Belfort
34
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 9th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, United States
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 25 
Troyal Garth Brooks
(Only Best-Selling Music Artist in History to have Nine Albums That Achieved Diamond Status in the US)
Troyal Garth Brooks
32
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 7th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States
 26 
Andre Braugher
10
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 1st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois
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Tom Kenny
(Actor)
Tom Kenny
12
Birthdate: 13th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: East Syracuse, New York, United States
 28 
Kalpana Chawla
(Indian-Born American Astronaut Who Was the First Woman of Indian Origin to Go to Space)
Kalpana Chawla
65
Listed In: Astronauts
Birthdate: 17th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Karnal, Haryana, India
Died: February 1, 2003
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 29 
Manute Bol
(Former Professional Basketball Player and the Tallest Player in the History of the NBA)
Manute Bol
5
Birthdate: 16th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Turalei, South Sudan
Died: June 19, 2010
 30 
Julio Cesar Chavez
(Mexican Former Professional Boxer and Multiple-Time World Champion in Three Weight Divisions)
Julio Cesar Chavez
22
Listed In: Boxers
Birthdate: 4th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ciudad Obregón, Mexico
 31 
Joan Cusack
(Actress and Comedian Best Known for Her Roles in the Comedy-Drama Films: ‘Working Girl’ and ‘In & Out’)
Joan Cusack
7
Birthdate: 11th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
 32 
Craig Ferguson
12
Birthdate: 17th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Springburn, Glasgow, Scotland
 33 
Flea (Musician)
(Musician, Actor, a Member and Bassist of the Rock Band ‘Red Hot Chili Peppers’)
Flea (Musician)
8
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 16th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia
 34 
Lou Diamond Phillips
(Actor and Director Known for His Role as ‘Ritchie Valens’ in the Biopic ‘La Bamba’)
Lou Diamond Phillips
17
Birthdate: 17th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: U.S. Naval Base Subic Bay, Philippines
 35 
Thomas Gibson
7
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 3rd July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, U.S.
 36 
Gabe Newell
(Entrepreneur)
Gabe Newell
6
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 3rd November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington
 37 
Tommy Lee
(Founding Member of the Heavy Metal Band 'Mötley Crüe')
Tommy Lee
24
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 3rd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Athens, Greece
 38 
Jeff Dunham
(Comedian, Ventriloquist)
Jeff Dunham
10
Birthdate: 18th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
 39 
Lance Reddick
12
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 31st December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
 40 
Cliff Burton
(Bass Guitarist for the American heavy metal band Metallica.)
Cliff Burton
14
Listed In: Guitarists
Birthdate: 10th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Castro Valley, California, United States
Died: September 27, 1986
 41 
David Foster Wallace
19
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 21st February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ithaca, New York, United States
Died: September 12, 2008
 42 
John Stockton
(Basketball player)
John Stockton
1
Birthdate: 26th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Spokane, Washington, United States
 43 
Anthony Kiedis
(American musician)
Anthony Kiedis
17
Listed In: Rock Singers
Birthdate: 1st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 44 
Patrick Ewing
(Basketball player Center, Head coach)
Patrick Ewing
9
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 5th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica
 45 
Clark Gregg
9
Birthdate: 2nd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
 46 
Melissa Sue Anderson
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Mary Ingalls’ in the TV Series ‘Little House on the Prairie’)
Melissa Sue Anderson
5
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 26th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Berkeley, California, United States
 47 
Ally Sheedy
(Actress)
Ally Sheedy
9
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 13th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
 48 
Cary Elwes
(Actor)
Cary Elwes
9
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 26th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Westminster, London, England
 49 
Andrew McCarthy
(Actor & Director)
Andrew McCarthy
1
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 29th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Westfield, New Jersey, United States
 50 
Billy Beane
(Baseball player, Executive Vice President of the Oakland Athletics)
Billy Beane
12
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 29th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Orlando, Florida, United States