Famous People Born In Cape Town

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Belle Delphine
(Internet Celebrity, Cosplayer and Model)
Belle Delphine
133
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: October 23, 1999
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 2 
Jacques Kallis
(Cricketer)
Jacques Kallis
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 16, 1975
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 3 
Reeva Steenkamp
(South African Model Who was the First Face of 'Avon' Cosmetics in South Africa)
Reeva Steenkamp
20
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: August 19, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: February 14, 2013
 4 
Wayde van Niekerk
(South African Track and Field Sprinter Who Competes in the 200 and 400 Metres)
Wayde van Niekerk
12
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 15, 1992
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 5 
Benni McCarthy
(South African Coach and Former Football Player Who Played as a Forward)
Benni McCarthy
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 12, 1977
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 6 
Justin Gabriel
(Professional wrestler)
Justin Gabriel
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 3, 1981
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 7 
J. M. Coetzee
(South African-Australian Writer and Recipient of the 2003 Nobel Prize in Literature)
J. M. Coetzee
8
Birthdate: February 9, 1940
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 8 
Jodi Balfour
(South African Film and Television Actress)
Jodi Balfour
4
Birthdate: October 29, 1986
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 9 
JP Duminy
(Cricketer)
JP Duminy
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 14, 1984
Sun Sign: Aries
Temba Bavuma
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
 11 
Leon Botha
(Painter, Singer, Disc jockey)
Leon Botha
2
Birthdate: June 4, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: June 5, 2011
 12 
Quinton Fortune
(Association football player)
Quinton Fortune
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 21, 1977
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 13 
Gary Kirsten
(South African Cricket Coach and Former Cricketer)
Gary Kirsten
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 23, 1967
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 14 
Lesley-Ann Brandt
(Film actress)
Lesley-Ann Brandt
8
Birthdate: December 2, 1981
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 15 
Cecil Kellaway
(Screenwriter, Stage actor, Film actor, Television actor)
Cecil Kellaway
0
Birthdate: August 22, 1890
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: February 28, 1973
 16 
Lloyd Harris
(Tennis player)
Lloyd Harris
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 24, 1997
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 17 
Trevor Jones
(composer, film score composer)
Trevor Jones
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 23, 1949
Sun Sign: Aries
 18 
Abba Eban
(Politician and Diplomat)
Abba Eban
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 2, 1915
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: November 17, 2002
 19 
Anton Fig
(Drummer, Musician)
Anton Fig
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 8, 1952
Sun Sign: Leo
 20 
Abdullah Ibrahim
(Pianist, Composer)
Abdullah Ibrahim
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 9, 1934
Sun Sign: Libra
Princess Irene of Greece and Denmark
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 11, 1942
Sun Sign: Taurus
 22 
Eddie Kramer
(engineer, audio engineer, record producer, composer)
Eddie Kramer
1
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: April 19, 1942
Sun Sign: Aries
 23 
Denis Goldberg
(Social Activist)
Denis Goldberg
1
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: April 11, 1933
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: April 29, 2020
 24 
Pieter-Steph du Toit
(Rugby union player)
Pieter-Steph du Toit
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 20, 1992
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)
 25 
Mike Bernardo
(Former heavyweight kickboxer, heavyweight boxer)
Mike Bernardo
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 28, 1969
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: February 14, 2012
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 26 
Basil D'Oliveira
(England International Cricketer)
Basil D'Oliveira
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 4, 1931
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: November 19, 2011
 27 
Trevor Manuel
(Politician)
Trevor Manuel
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 31, 1956
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 28 
Moira Lister
(Actress)
Moira Lister
0
Birthdate: August 6, 1923
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: October 27, 2007
 29 
Damian de Allende
(Rugby union player)
Damian de Allende
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 25, 1991
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 30 
Natalie du Toit
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 29, 1984
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 31 
Aleah Stanbridge
(Singer, Songwriters)
Aleah Stanbridge
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 1, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: April 18, 2016
 32 
Ronald Harwood
(Writer, Screenwriter, Film producer, Playwright, Stage actor)
Ronald Harwood
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 9, 1934
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 33 
Fallon Bowman
(Singer, Guitarist, Composer)
Fallon Bowman
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 16, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 34 
Marlene Dumas
(Painter)
Marlene Dumas
0
Birthdate: August 3, 1953
Sun Sign: Leo
 35 
David Gonski
(Entrepreneur)
David Gonski
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 7, 1953
Sun Sign: Libra
 36 
Morné Steyn
(Rugby union player)
Morné Steyn
15
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 11, 1984
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 37 
Janet Smith
(Politician)
Janet Smith
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 1915 AD
Died: December 3, 1994
 38 
Amanda Forsyth
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 12, 1966
Sun Sign: Libra
 39 
John Comaroff
(Anthropologist, Educator)
John Comaroff
0
Birthdate: January 1, 1945
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 40 
Herman Charles Bosman
(Short Story Writer)
Herman Charles Bosman
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 3, 1905
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: October 14, 1951
 41 
Richard Borcherds
(Mathematician)
Richard Borcherds
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: November 29, 1959
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 42 
Solly Zuckerman, Baron Zuckerman
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 30, 1904
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: April 1, 1993
 43 
Robert Schneider
(Singer-songwriter, Musician)
Robert Schneider
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 9, 1971
Sun Sign: Pisces
 44 
Laurence Oliphant
(South African-Born British Traveller and Author Who is Remembered for his Satirical Novel, 'Piccadilly')
Laurence Oliphant
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 3, 1829
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: December 23, 1888
 45 
Minki van der Westhuizen
(Actress, Model, Television presenter)
Minki van der Westhuizen
1
Birthdate: February 26, 1984
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 46 
Jan Hendrik Hofmeyr
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 20, 1894
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: December 3, 1948
 47 
Colin Eglin
(Politician)
Colin Eglin
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 14, 1925
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: November 29, 2013
 48 
Alex La Guma
(South African Novelist Known for His Vivid Style, Distinctive Dialogue, and Realistic, Sympathetic Portrayal of Oppressed Groups)
Alex La Guma
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 20, 1924
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: October 11, 1985
 49 
Jerome Pathon
(American Football player)
Jerome Pathon
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 16, 1975
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 50 
Kenny Solomon
(Chess player)
Kenny Solomon
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 8, 1979
Sun Sign: Libra