Celebrities

A celebrity may refer to any person who has acquired a considerable amount of fame in the society for his achievements. Celebrities are renowned persons who have made significant achievements in their realm of specialization and thus enjoy the reward of popularity, fame, and recognition and media attention. A celebrity has established himself to be in a prominent position that attracts public eye, fascination and awe. They are easily recognized by the general public and they are photographed constantly by the media, thus they enjoy media glare and attention. A celebrity may be from any career path, like sports, films, entertainment or even be a famous or well-known scientist like Albert Einstein. Celebrities may also belong to the business world like Michael Dell or Mark Zuckerberg. Celebrities may thus be, prominent business leaders, aristocrats, members of royal families, media journalists and TV presenters, singers, film personalities, or even spiritual gurus. Celebrities lives are often the cause of news for the public and people are constantly curious about the personal lives of many celebrities around the world. Learn more about some of the world most renowned and famous celebrities, by reading their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

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 1 Richard Simmons

Richard Simmons
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 12, 1948
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

Richard Simmons is a semi-retired American actor, fitness instructor, and video producer. Renowned for his energetic, flamboyant, and eccentric personality, Simmons has promoted several weight-loss programs. Over the years, he has been helping thousands of Americans lose weight through his aerobics videos. Often parodied for his eccentricity, Simmons has also appeared in TV shows like Late Show with David Letterman.

 2 Brody Jenner

Brody Jenner
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Famous As: Actor, Socialite, Film actor, Model
Birthdate: August 21, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Los Angeles

 3 Angelababy

Angelababy
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Famous As: Model
Birthdate: February 28, 1989
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Shanghai, China

Angelababy is an actress, model, and singer who was selected as one of the New Four Dan Actresses in 2013 by Southern Metropolis Daily. She is known for playing Ding Sitian in the 2015 Chinese action adventure thriller film Mojin: The Lost Legend, for which she received the prestigious Hundred Flowers Award in 2016. Angelababy is also a well-known philanthropist.

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 4 Brian Epstein

Brian Epstein
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Famous As: Businessperson, Impresario, Talent agent, Talent manager
Birthdate: September 19, 1934
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Liverpool
Died: August 27, 1967
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 5 Hasnat Khan

Hasnat Khan
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Famous As: Cardiologist
Birthdate: April 1, 1959
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Jhelum

Better known as former lover of Princess Diana, British-Pakistani cardiac surgeon Hasnat Khan was once described by the late princess as “Mr Wonderful.” He had first met Diana at the Royal Brompton Hospital, where the princess had gone to visit a friend. Hasnat is a distant relative of Imran Khan.

 6 General Tom Thumb

General Tom Thumb
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Famous As: Circus performer
Birthdate: January 4, 1838
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bridgeport, Connecticut
Died: July 15, 1883

General Tom Thumb was a dwarf best remembered as a performer in P. T. Barnum's circus. He achieved significant fame as a performer and has been portrayed by several actors in films, such as The Mighty Barnum and Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon. In the 2017 movie The Greatest Showman, General Tom Thumb was played by Sam Humphrey.

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 7 Lady Sarah McCorquodale

Lady Sarah McCorquodale
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Birthdate: March 19, 1955
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: United Kingdom
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 8 Stephanie Pratt

Stephanie Pratt
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 11, 1986
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Los Angeles
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 9 T. J. Oshie

T. J. Oshie
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Famous As: Ice hockey player
Birthdate: December 23, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mount Vernon

 10 Dustin Lance Black

Dustin Lance Black
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Famous As: Screenwriter, Film director, Film producer, Film editor, Writer, Television producer, Actor, LGBT rights activist
Birthdate: June 10, 1974
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Sacramento
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 11 Stephen Hendry

Stephen Hendry
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Famous As: Snooker player
Birthdate: January 13, 1969
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: South Queensferry

 12 Adam Goldstein

Adam Goldstein
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Birthdate: March 30, 1973
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Philadelphia
Died: August 28, 2009
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 13 Judith Exner

Judith Exner
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Famous As: Writer, Memoirist
Birthdate: January 11, 1934
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York City
Died: September 24, 1999

 14 Spencer Pratt

Spencer Pratt
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Famous As: Actor, Socialite
Birthdate: August 14, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Los Angeles

 15 Kara Kennedy

Kara Kennedy
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Famous As: Television producer
Birthdate: February 27, 1960
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bronxville
Died: September 16, 2011

 16 Danniella Westbrook

Danniella Westbrook
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Famous As: Actor, Television presenter
Birthdate: November 5, 1973
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Walthamstow
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 17 Meadowlark Lemon

Meadowlark Lemon
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: April 25, 1932
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
Died: December 27, 2015

 18 Jon Gosselin

Jon Gosselin
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Birthdate: April 1, 1977
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Oshkosh
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 19 Peter Nygård

Peter Nygård
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Famous As: Businessperson known for Founding Nygård International
Birthdate: July 24, 1941
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland

 20 Gretl Braun

Gretl Braun
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Famous As: Housewife, Secretary
Birthdate: August 31, 1915
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Munich
Died: October 10, 1987
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 21 Cliff Bleszinski

Cliff Bleszinski
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Famous As: Designer
Birthdate: February 12, 1975
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: North Andover

 22 Derek Muller

Derek Muller
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Famous As: Science communicator, filmmaker, television personality and inventor, who is best known for his YouTube channel Veritasium
Birthdate: November 9, 1982
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Traralgon, Australia
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 23 John Jacob Astor VI

John Jacob Astor VI
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Famous As: Socialite
Birthdate: August 14, 1912
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City
Died: June 26, 1992

 24 Edith Frank

Edith Frank
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Famous As: Anne Frank's mother
Birthdate: January 16, 1900
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Aachen, Germany
Died: January 6, 1945
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 25 Kevin Trudeau

Kevin Trudeau
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Famous As: Nutritionist
Birthdate: February 6, 1963
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lynn

 26 Barbara Knox

Barbara Knox
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 30, 1933
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Oldham, United Kingdom

 27 Alexandre Coste

Alexandre Coste
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Birthdate: August 24, 2003
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Paris

 28 Allu Aravind

Allu Aravind
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Famous As: Film producer
Birthdate: January 10, 1949
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: West Godavari district
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 29 Ethan Zohn

Ethan Zohn
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Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: November 12, 1973
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lexington

 30 Suze Rotolo

Suze Rotolo
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Famous As: Former artist known for Appearing on the cover of The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan
Birthdate: November 20, 1943
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: February 25, 2011
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 31 Alexander Windsor, Earl of Ulster

Alexander Windsor, Earl of Ulster
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Birthdate: October 24, 1974
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: St. Mary's Hospital

 32 Brendan Cole

Brendan Cole
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Famous As: Ballroom Dancer
Birthdate: April 23, 1976
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Christchurch
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 33 Clarissa Dickson Wright

Clarissa Dickson Wright
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Famous As: Celebrity chef
Birthdate: June 24, 1947
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: St John's Wood, London, England
Died: March 15, 2014

Clarissa Dickson Wright was an English TV personality, celebrity cook, businesswoman, writer, and former barrister. Best remembered for appearing in the popular TV cooking program, Two Fat Ladies, along with Jennifer Paterson, Dickson Wright went on to become an important name in the culinary world. She also published several books and audio books pertaining to cooking.

 34 Ashley Alexandra Dupré

Ashley Alexandra Dupré
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Famous As: Call girl, Columnist, Singer, Prostitute
Birthdate: April 30, 1985
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New Jersey

 35 Wellington Mara

Wellington Mara
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Famous As: Sports executive
Birthdate: August 14, 1916
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rochester, New York, United States
Died: October 25, 2005

Wellington Mara co-owned the NFL team New York Giants, as he inherited the team from his father and the team’s founder, Tim Mara. The Giants players named him The Duke, as it was believed he was named after the Duke of Wellington. He died of lymphoma at age 89.

 36 Ruth Roche, Baroness Fermoy

Ruth Roche, Baroness Fermoy
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Famous As: Lady-in-waiting, Pianist
Birthdate: October 2, 1908
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bieldside
Died: July 6, 1993

 37 Margaret Rhodes

Margaret Rhodes
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Famous As: Autobiographer
Birthdate: June 9, 1925
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London
Died: November 25, 2016

 38 Esti Ginzburg

Esti Ginzburg
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Famous As: Actor, Model, Television presenter
Birthdate: March 6, 1990
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Tel Aviv

Esti Ginzburg is an Israeli model, television host, and actress. One of the most popular faces in Israel, Ginzburg has taken part in international campaigns, modeling for fashion brands like Tommy Hilfiger and FCUK. Ginzburg was also featured in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue for three consecutive years starting from 2009. Also a philanthropist, Ginzburg works with the Hayim Association.

 39 Ken Oosterbroek

Ken Oosterbroek
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Famous As: Former photojournalist and member of the Bang-Bang Club
Birthdate: February 14, 1962
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa
Died: April 18, 1994

 40 Jocky Wilson

Jocky Wilson
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Famous As: Darts player
Birthdate: March 22, 1950
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kirkcaldy
Died: March 24, 2012

 41 Jason Belmonte

Jason Belmonte
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Famous As: Sportsperson, Bowler
Birthdate: July 29, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Orange

 42 Herbert Quandt

Herbert Quandt
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Famous As: Former industrialist who is regarded as having saved BMW when it was at the point of bankruptcy and made a huge profit in doing so
Birthdate: June 22, 1910
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Pritzwalk, Germany
Died: June 2, 1982

 43 Daggubati Suresh Babu

Daggubati Suresh Babu
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Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: India

 44 Mimi Smith

Mimi Smith
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Famous As: Nurse, Housewife, Secretary
Birthdate: April 24, 1903
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Liverpool
Died: December 6, 1991

 45 Dil Raju

Dil Raju
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Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Nizamabad district

 46 Angus Ogilvy

Angus Ogilvy
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Famous As: Entrepreneur, Art collector
Birthdate: September 14, 1928
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London
Died: December 26, 2004

 47 Jasmine Lennard

Jasmine Lennard
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Famous As: Model, reality television star best known for modelling for Scott Henshall and Gossard underwear
Birthdate: July 26, 1985
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Belgravia, London, United Kingdom

 48 Maria Schicklgruber

Maria Schicklgruber
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Birthdate: April 15, 1795
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Q22121897
Died: January 7, 1847

 49 Ankit Tiwari

Ankit Tiwari
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Famous As: Singer, Composer
Birthdate: March 6, 1990
Sun Sign: Pisces

Born to parents who ran a music troupe in Kanpur, Ankit Tiwari began his musical career singing jingles. He later soared to fame with Bollywood tracks such as Sunn Raha Hai and Galliyan, proving himself as a both a talented singer and a skilled music director.

 50 Petter Solberg

Petter Solberg
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Famous As: Rally driver
Birthdate: November 18, 1974
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Askim

Norwegian rally and rallycross driver Petter Solberg was a teenager when he won the Norwegian Tamiya Cup and later won 10 FIA World Rallycross Championships and 13 World Rally Championships. He is married to Pernilla Walfridsson, who is herself a leading former rally driver and the daughter of rally driver Per-Inge "Pi" Walfridsson.