Famous People Born In 1979

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Discover the most famous people born in 1979. The list includes people like Chris Pratt, Kourtney Kardashian, Oscar Isaac, Aaron Paul, Heath Ledger and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include football players, models, rock musicians and composers born in 1979. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.
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 1 
Jason Momoa
(Actor Best Known for His Role in the TV Series 'Game of Thrones' and Film 'Aquaman')
Jason Momoa
91
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 1st August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Nānākuli, Hawaii, United States
 2 
Heath Ledger
(Australian Actor Best Known for His Role as ‘The Joker’ in the Film ‘The Dark Knight’)
Heath Ledger
122
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 4th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Perth, Australia
Died: January 22, 2008
 3 
Chris Pratt
170
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 21st June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Virginia, Minnesota, United States
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Kevin Hart
(Comedian)
Kevin Hart
121
Birthdate: 6th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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John Krasinski
(Known For His Role as Jim Halpert on the NBC sitcom 'The Office')
John Krasinski
60
Birthdate: 20th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
 6 
Aaliyah
(Best Known as 'Princess of R&B' & 'Queen of Urban Pop')
Aaliyah
115
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 16th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: August 25, 2001
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Oscar Isaac
(American Actor Who Broke Stereotypes About Latino Characters in Hollywood)
Oscar Isaac
66
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 9th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Guatemala City, Guatemala
 8 
James McAvoy
(Scottish Actor)
James McAvoy
39
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 21st April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
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Pink
(Singer and Songwriter Known for Her Rock-Influenced Pop Songs, Distinctive Raspy Voice and Acrobatic Stage Presence)
Pink
77
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: 8th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States
 10 
Adam Levine
(Lead Vocalist of the Pop Rock Band 'Maroon 5'.)
Adam Levine
48
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 18th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
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Rosario Dawson
(Best Known for Portraying the 'Star Wars' Character 'Ahsoka Tano')
Rosario Dawson
32
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 9th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
 12 
Aaron Paul
(Best Known for His Role as 'Jesse Pinkman' in the AMC TV Series 'Breaking Bad')
Aaron Paul
48
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 27th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Emmett, Idaho, United States
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Drew Brees
(American Former Football Quarterback)
Drew Brees
31
Birthdate: 15th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
 14 
Jennifer Love Hewitt
(Actress and Singer)
Jennifer Love Hewitt
42
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 21st February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Waco, Texas, United States
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Brandy Norwood
(Singer-Songwriter and Actress Know for Her Single ‘The Boy Is Mine’ and Her Role in the Sitcom 'Moesha')
Brandy Norwood
27
Birthdate: 11th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: McComb, Mississippi, United States
 16 
Evangeline Lilly
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Kate Austen’ in the TV Series ‘Lost’)
Evangeline Lilly
24
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 3rd August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Fort Saskatchewan, Canada
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Olga Kurylenko
(Ukrainian-French Actress Who Portrayed the Role of Bond Girl in the James Bond Film 'Quantum of Solace')
Olga Kurylenko
59
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: 14th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Berdyans'k, Ukraine
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Rosamund Pike
(Actress)
Rosamund Pike
50
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 27th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hammersmith, London, England
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Kourtney Kardashian
(Media Personality, Socialite & Model Known for Starring in the Reality Series 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians')
Kourtney Kardashian
72
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: 18th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
 20 
Jordan Peele
(Actor and Comedian Known for His Comedy Sketch Series 'Key & Peele' and 'Mad TV')
Jordan Peele
31
Birthdate: 21st February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York, United States
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Luke Evans
(Actor)
Luke Evans
25
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 15th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Pontypool, Wales
 22 
Rachael Leigh Cook
(Actress & Model)
Rachael Leigh Cook
34
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: 4th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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Kimi Räikkönen
(Finnish Racing Driver Nicknamed ‘The Iceman’ and Winner of the 2007 Formula One World Championship)
Kimi Räikkönen
34
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 17th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Espoo, Finland
 24 
Cote de Pablo
(Actress, Singer and Co-Host of the Latin-American Talk Show ‘Entertainment Tonight’)
Cote de Pablo
22
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 12th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Santiago, Chile
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Valentino Rossi
(Italian motorcycle road racer)
Valentino Rossi
29
Birthdate: 16th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tavullia, Italy
 26 
Kate Hudson
(Actress Best Known for Her Films: 'Almost Famous', 'Bride Wars' and 'Alex & Emma')
Kate Hudson
40
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 19th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
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Natasha Lyonne
(Known for Her Role of ‘Nicky Nichols’ on the Comedy Series ‘Orange Is the New Black’)
Natasha Lyonne
24
Birthdate: 4th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
 28 
Markus Persson
(Swedish Video Game Programmer and Designer Known for Creating the Sandbox Video Game ‘Minecraft’)
Markus Persson
28
Birthdate: 1st June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
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Mindy Kaling
(Actress and Comedian Known for Her Role in the Series: 'The Office' and 'The Mindy Project')
Mindy Kaling
39
Birthdate: 24th June
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
 30 
Travis Fimmel
(Actor and Former Model Best Known for His Role as ‘Ragnar Lothbrok’ in the TV Series ‘Vikings’)
Travis Fimmel
14
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: 15th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Echuca, Australia
 31 
Jawed Karim
(Co-Founder of 'YouTube' and the First Person to Upload a Video to the Site)
Jawed Karim
43
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: 28th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Merseburg, Germany
 32 
Lee Pace
(Actor Known for His TV Series ‘Pushing Daisies’ and Films: ‘Soldier's Girl’ and ‘The Good Shepherd’)
Lee Pace
30
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 25th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chickasha, Oklahoma, United States
 33 
Jennifer Morrison
(Actress and Director, Best Known for Her Role as ‘Dr. Allison Cameron’ in the Film ‘House')
Jennifer Morrison
10
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 12th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
 34 
Maggie Q
(Actress and Model)
Maggie Q
26
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 22nd May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
 35 
Claire Danes
(Known for Her Performance in TV Series 'Homeland')
Claire Danes
17
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 12th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
 36 
Jill Wagner
(Actress)
Jill Wagner
12
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: 13th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
 37 
Jennifer Carpenter
24
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 7th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky, United States
 38 
Morena Baccarin
(Best Known for Her Films: 'Firefly', 'Serenity' and TV Series: 'Homeland', 'Gotham' and 'Endgame')
Morena Baccarin
41
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 2nd June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
 39 
Tiffany Haddish
(Stand-Up Comic and Actress - The First Black Female Stand-up Comic to Host 'Saturday Night Live')
Tiffany Haddish
36
Birthdate: 3rd December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
 40 
Adam Brody
(Actor)
Adam Brody
9
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 15th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Carlsbad
 41 
Chris Gayle
(Cricketer)
Chris Gayle
31
Listed In: Cricketers
Birthdate: 21st September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kingston
 42 
Brandon Routh
(Best Known for His Role as ‘Superman’ in the Film ‘Superman Returns’)
Brandon Routh
6
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 9th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Des Moines, Iowa, United States
 43 
Ne-Yo
(American Singer-songwriter And Record Producer)
Ne-Yo
21
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 18th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Camden, Arkansas, United States
 44 
Chris O'Dowd
8
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 9th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Boyle, County Roscommon, Ireland
 45 
Max Greenfield
(Actor and Comedian Known for His Role as ‘Leo D'Amato’ in the TV Series ‘Veronica Mars’)
Max Greenfield
5
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 4th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Dobbs Ferry, New York, United States
 46 
Tatyana Ali
(Actress and Singer Known for Her Role in the TV Series ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’)
Tatyana Ali
20
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 24th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: North Bellmore, New York, United States
 47 
Gong Yoo
(Actor)
Gong Yoo
31
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 10th July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Busan, South Korea
 48 
Caroline Flack
(Television Presenter)
Caroline Flack
36
Listed In: TV Presenters
Birthdate: 9th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Enfield, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Died: February 15, 2020
 49 
Noomi Rapace
(Swedish Actress)
Noomi Rapace
20
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 28th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Hudiksvall, Sweden
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Zhang Ziyi
(One of the Four Dan Actresses of China)
Zhang Ziyi
23
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 9th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Beijing, China