Famous People Born On December 26th

Astrologically, the personality of December 26 folks is determined by the influence of Saturn, the ruler of the zodiacal group. What’s more, the actual date in which December 26 individuals are born is also ruled by the same celestial body thus doubling the influence. People sharing their birthdate on December 26 are doubly determined, dependable and resilient than most Capricorns. They have a sense of humor and wit and are endowed with a passionate drive to take up challenges. Warm, attentive and affectionate, December 26 individuals are self-confident folks with an intense drive to achieve. However, not all is good with December 26 individuals as they are prone to egoistical and unforgiving behaviour. They may even have streak of insecurity and uncertainty. 

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 1 Kit Harington

Kit Harington
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: London, England

English actor, Kit Harington, became a widely acclaimed and recognized celebrity after playing Jon Snow in one of the most popular TV shows of all time - Game of Thrones. Also known for his charity work, Kit Harington has been an ambassador for a charity organization called The Royal Mencap Society since 2016.

 2 Mao Zedong

Mao Zedong
Famous As: Communist Leader of China
Birth Year: 1893
Birthplace: Shaoshan, Xiangtan, China
Died: September 9, 1976

One of the most significant and controversial leaders of the 20th century, Mao Zedong was a communist revolutionary and the founding father of the People's Republic of China which he governed as the chairman of Chinese Communist Party. He is appreciated for numerous development work but is criticised for his authoritarian regime and policies which resulted in millions of deaths .

 3 Charles Babbage

Charles Babbage
Famous As: Father of the computer
Birth Year: 1791
Birthplace: London, England
Died: October 18, 1871
Charles Babbage, or the “father of the computer,” invented the prototype of the world’s first mechanical calculator, the Difference Engine. With the help of mathematician Ada Lovelace, he also created the Analytical Engine, the first general-purpose computer and a precursor of the modern computer, with its looping and sequential mechanism.

 4 Lars Ulrich

Lars Ulrich
Famous As: Musician
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Gentofte Municipality, Denmark

Musician, songwriter, and record producer, Lars Ulrich, is best known as the drummer and co-founder of American heavy metal band Metallica. Born into a family of tennis players, he was initially expected to play the sport as well. However, he was more interested in music and proceeded to pursue a successful career in the field. 

 5 Cary Elwes

Cary Elwes
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1962
Birthplace: Westminster, London, England
Cary Elwes is best known as Westley from The Princess Bride, Robin Hood from Robin Hood: Men in Tights, and Dr. Lawrence Gordon from the Saw horror franchise. He has also played numerous supporting roles in films and has been seen in series such as The X-Files and Stranger Things.

 6 Andy Biersack

Andy Biersack
Famous As: Singer/Pianist
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio

Andy Biersack is an American pianist and singer-songwriter. He is credited with founding a rock band named Black Veil Brides where he also serves as the lead vocalist. In 2011, Biersack was mentioned in Revolver magazine's 100 Greatest Living Rock Stars list. In 2012, he was ranked fourth in Kerrang magazine's 50 Greatest Rock Stars in the World Today list.

 7 Beth Behrs

Beth Behrs
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

Beth Behrs is best known as Caroline Channing from the series 2 Broke Girls and as Gemma Johnson from The Neighborhood. She ventured into films with American Pie Presents: The Book of Love. She has voiced multiple characters in Monsters University and Moochie in Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh.

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 8 Hu Yi Tian

Hu Yi Tian
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Hangzhou

After making waves with his TV debut in A Rush to Dead Summer, Chinese actor Hu Yitian gained accolades and awards for his role of Jiang Chen in the Tencent series A Love So Beautiful. He has also appeared on reality shows such as Twenty-Four Hours.

 9 Jared Leto

Jared Leto
Famous As: Actor, Singer
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Bossier City, Louisiana, United States

Jared Leto is one of the few method actors who remains completely in character while filming a particular project, even to the point of affecting his health. Also a singer-songwriter, he formed a band called Thirty Seconds to Mars, for which he serves as a singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. He is also known for his philanthropic activities.

 10 Temuera Morrison

Temuera Morrison
Famous As: Actor who played roles in Star Wars: Attack of the Clones and Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith
Birth Year: 1960
Birthplace: Rotorua, New Zealand

 11 Aaron Ramsey

Aaron Ramsey
Famous As: Footballer
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Caerphilly, Gwent, Wales

 12 Chris Daughtry

Chris Daughtry
Famous As: Vocalist, Guitarist
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Albuquerque, New Mexico
Chris Daughtry gained fame as the lead singer and rhythm guitarist of the rock band Daughtry, which he formed after finishing fourth in the fifth season of American Idol. He has delivered hits such as It's Not Over and became the runner-up in the second season of The Masked Singer.

 13 Jon Bellion

Jon Bellion
Famous As: Singer and Rapper, Best known For His Song 'All Time Low'
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Long Island, New York, United States

 14 Jade Thirlwall

Jade Thirlwall
Famous As: Pop Singer
Birth Year: 1992
Birthplace: South Shields, England

English singer and songwriter Jade Thirlwall is a member of the British four-piece girl group Little Mix. Her group became the first group to win the reality TV show, The X Factor. Having sold over 50 million records worldwide, they are one of the best-selling girl groups of all time. Besides music, she also runs a cocktail bar. 

 15 Hugo Lloris

Hugo Lloris
Famous As: Football player
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Nice, France

Hugo Lloris is a French football player and the current captain of the France national team as well as the popular club Tottenham Hotspur. One of the most popular goalkeepers of his generation, Lloris has won the prestigious Ligue 1 Goalkeeper of the Year award on three occasions. Hugo Lloris also helped his team win the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

 16 John Walsh

John Walsh
Famous As: television presenter, actor
Birth Year: 1945
Birthplace: Auburn

 17 Tahnee Welch

Tahnee Welch
Famous As: Model & Actress
Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States

 18 Steve Allen

Steve Allen
Famous As: TV personality
Birth Year: 1921
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: October 30, 2000

 19 Eden Sher

Eden Sher
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1991
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

 20 Calico Jack

Calico Jack
Famous As: Pirate
Birth Year: 1682
Birthplace: Bristol, England
Died: November 18, 1720

 21 Yohan Blake

Yohan Blake
Famous As: Athlete
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: St. James Parish, Jamaica

 22 Richard Widmark

Richard Widmark
Famous As: Villainous Tommy Udo in his debut film, Kiss of Death
Birth Year: 1914
Birthplace: Sunrise Township, Minnesota, United States
Died: March 24, 2008

 23 Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor

Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor
Famous As: Holy Roman Emperor
Birth Year: 1194
Birthplace: Iesi, Marche, Italy
Died: December 13, 1250

Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor reigned as the King of Sicily, King of Germany, King of Italy, and King of Jerusalem. An avid patron of the arts and science, Frederick played an important role in supporting literature. He promoted the Sicilian School of poetry, which played an influential role in developing literature in Italy.

 24 Baba Amte

Baba Amte
Birth Year: 1914
Birthplace: Wardha, Maharashtra
Died: February 9, 2008

Baba Amte was an Indian activist and social worker best remembered for his work that aimed at empowering people suffering from leprosy. Dubbed the modern Gandhi of India, Amte received several prestigious awards, such as the Gandhi Peace Prize, Dr. Ambedkar International Award, Ramon Magsaysay Award, and the Padma Vibhushan.

 25 Emilie Schenkl

Emilie Schenkl
Famous As: Wife of Subhash Chandra Bose
Birth Year: 1910
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: March 13, 1996

Emilie Schenkl was the partner of Subhas Chandra Bose, a major leader of Indian nationalism. It is believed they were married in a secret Hindu ceremony but no records exist to prove the same. The couple had a daughter. Bose allegedly died in 1945. Emilie raised her daughter by working shifts in the trunk exchange.

 26 John Horton Conway

John Horton Conway
Famous As: Mathematician
Birth Year: 1937
Birthplace: Liverpool, England
Died: April 11, 2020

Remembered as versatile mathematician, game wizard and polymath, John Horton Conway had limitless curiosity, which matched with his scientific originality. Although he is best known for devising the cellular automation called Game of Life, he made significant contributions to group theory, number theory, algebra, geometric topology, theoretical physics, combinatorial game theory and geometry. Conway published many outstanding papers in these fields.

 27 Caroll Spinney

Caroll Spinney
Famous As: Puppeteer
Birth Year: 1933
Birthplace: Waltham, Massachusetts, United States
Died: December 8, 2019

Caroll Spinney was an American cartoonist, puppeteer, artist, author, and speaker. He is best remembered for playing Oscar the Grouch and Big Bird on the popular educational children's TV series Sesame Street from 1969 to 2018. Over the course of his illustrious career, Caroll Spinney was honored with two Grammy Awards and four Daytime Emmy Awards.

 28 Wallace Huo

Wallace Huo
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Taipei, Taiwan

While he initially aspired to be a basketball player, Wallace Huo later deviated to singing and then acting. The Taiwanese entertainer is known for his performances in Chinese Paladin 3, Swordsman, and the hit fantasy drama The Journey of Flower. He has grabbed deals with brands such as Hugo Boss, too.

 29 Henry Valentine Miller

Henry Valentine Miller
Famous As: Writer
Birth Year: 1891
Birthplace: Yorkville, Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: June 7, 1980

 30 Ozzie Smith

Ozzie Smith
Famous As: Baseball player
Birth Year: 1954
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, United States

 31 Roxanne Pallett

Roxanne Pallett
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Carlisle, Cumbria, England

 32 Tiffany Brissette

Tiffany Brissette
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1974
Birthplace: Paradise, California, United States

 33 Carlton Fisk

Carlton Fisk
Famous As: Baseball player
Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: Bellows Falls, Town of Rockingham, Vermont, United States

 34 Elisha Cook Jr.

Elisha Cook Jr.
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1903
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: May 18, 1995

 35 Martin Cooper

Martin Cooper
Famous As: Engineer
Birth Year: 1928
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Electrical engineer Martin Cooper had initially served the U.S. Navy in the Korean War. He later joined Motorola and pioneered many inventions in wireless communications. The Charles Stark Draper Prize winner also invented the world’s first mobile phone and made the first cell phone call.

 36 Eli Cohen

Eli Cohen
Famous As: Spy
Birth Year: 1924
Birthplace: Alexandria, Egypt
Died: May 18, 1965
Israeli spy Eli Cohen is remembered for his espionage activities from 1961 to 1965 in Syria, where he served as the chief advisor to the defense minister. He was eventually convicted and publicly hanged. His story later inspired the Netflix miniseries The Spy and the TV film The Impossible Spy.

 37 Sofiane Feghouli

Sofiane Feghouli
Famous As: Footballer
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Levallois-Perret, France

 38 Aleksej Pokuševski

Aleksej Pokuševski
Famous As: Basketball player
Birth Year: 2001
Birthplace: Novi Sad, Serbia

 39 George Dewey

George Dewey
Famous As: Military Leader
Birth Year: 1837
Birthplace: Montpelier, Vermont, United States
Died: January 16, 1917

 40 Chris Gronkowski

Chris Gronkowski
Famous As: American Football player
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States

 41 John Scofield

John Scofield
Famous As: Guitarist, Composer, Jazz musician, Jazz guitarist
Birth Year: 1951
Birthplace: Dayton

 42 Alan King

Alan King
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1927
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: May 9, 2004

 43 Ahmed Ben Bella

Ahmed Ben Bella
Famous As: First President of Algeria
Birth Year: 1916
Birthplace: Maghnia, Algeria
Died: April 11, 2012

Ahmed Ben Bella, Algeria’s first president, had humble beginnings, as the son of a farmer and small-time businessman. He once went to prison after robbing a post office to fund his revolutionary operations and later formed the National Liberation Front to fight against the French colonial reign.

 44 Shimron Hetmyer

Shimron Hetmyer
Famous As: Cricketer
Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: Cumberland, East Berbice-Corentyne

Shimron Hetmyer is a Guyanese professional cricket player who represents the West Indies cricket team in international cricket matches. One of the most popular and prominent members of the current West Indies cricket team, Hetmyer is renowned for his ability to strike the ball hard. He also plays in popular T20 tournaments around the world.

 45 Aksel Lund Svindal

Aksel Lund Svindal
Famous As: Alpine skier
Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Lørenskog Municipality, Norway

Aksel Lund Svindal is a former alpine ski racer. A two-time World Cup champion, Svindal is widely regarded as the best Norwegian alpine skier of all time. During the course of his illustrious career, Aksel Lund Svindal won two Olympic gold medals, one Olympic silver medal, and an Olympic bronze medal. He also won five gold medals at World Championships.

 46 Mary Somerville

Mary Somerville
Famous As: Mathematician, Linguist, Translator, Astronomer, Scientist
Birth Year: 1780
Birthplace: Jedburgh
Died: November 28, 1872

One of the two pioneering female honorary members of the Royal Astronomical Society, Mary Somerville was a 19th-century polymath and science writer. Though she specialized in math and astronomy, she was also well-versed in botany and geology. The Connection of the Physical Sciences remains her most notable work.

 47 Hari

Famous As: film director
Birth Year: 1972
Birthplace: Nazareth

 48 Fathima Babu

Fathima Babu
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, India

 49 Peter Hillary

Peter Hillary
Famous As: Mountaineer
Birth Year: 1954
Birthplace: Auckland

 50 Tricia Leigh Fisher

Tricia Leigh Fisher
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: Burbank, California, United States

Personality Traits & Characteristic of Famous People Born on December 26

Energetic and enthusiastic, Capricorns sharing their birthday on December 26 are always on the go. They possess strong determination and will power and an extra edge of competitiveness. As such, failures do not pose as a threat for these people as they very well know how to bounce back from the same. Their strong sense of confidence and determination helps them make a mark in the world and be recognized for their assets. December 26 individuals are brilliant at reading the mind of others and have a good judgement of character. Ambitious and career oriented, these people allow work to dominate the major part of their life. However, this does not mean that these people do not have a personal life. They in fact have this innate unsaid desire to love and be loved to feel complete.

More than physical health, it is psychological health that December 26 individuals need to take care of. These people are prone to taking stress and tension and thus suffer from headache, backache, upset stomach and sleeping disorder. December 26 individuals need to learn to handle stress well in order to experience good health and vitality. Also, these people need to practice meditation and prayer on a regular basis to get rid of the tension and find ways of relaxing themselves mentally and psychologically. Including nutritious food and exercise in the daily routine is quintessential to stay active and feel blessed and relaxed.

The financial condition of individuals born on December 26 is mostly stable. These people consider money as important but take care not to make it their top priority. They understand the value and worth of money in the sense that the same is important to buy them the necessities and luxuries of life. As such, money does form the center of the lives of December 26 individuals but arising out of the plain desire to see the loved ones secure and protected. While spending money, December 26 individuals are mostly generous with their finances and thus, should work hard to get a little tight-clasped.

Being in control and staying at the topmost position at work are two most crucial factors that December 26 individuals aim to achieve while selecting or making the right career choice. Since these people have an affinity for business, they find the idea of self-employment appealing and have a mindset for the same. December 26 individuals are meticulous in their approach and intelligently endowed. Thus, they have immense potential to succeed in business avenues.  

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Relationships do not come in easily to December 26 individuals. Since these people are prone to feeling vulnerable and weak, they are extremely cautious while forming bonds. However, once a relationship is formed, it remains a part of the lives of these people for years. On the romantic front, December 26 individuals take their time while getting to know people. They are not attracted to those who are too loud or pushy. In fact, an ideal partner is one who is extremely loyal and dedicated and meets their high moral standards. Also, he/she should provide constant reassurance and security. Once committed, December 25 individuals are extremely passionate and loving. IN the relationship, they are consistent, dependable, and loyal. Parenting is a learning process for December 26 individuals. These people are strict disciplinarians but do not like restraining their kids and believe in giving them complete freedom.

Lucky Color: Deep Blue, Black
Lucky Number: 8, 17, 26, 35, 44, 53
Lucky Days (of the week): Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
Lucky Days (of the month): 8, 17, 26