Famous People Born Today

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 1 Liz Cheney

Liz Cheney.
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: U.S. Representative
Birthdate: 1966
Birthplace: Madison, Wisconsin, United States

Liz Cheney is an American politician and attorney. Since 2017, Liz Cheney has been serving as Wyoming's at-large congressional district's U.S. Representative. The elder daughter of ex-Vice President Dick Cheney, Liz Cheney is credited with co-founding a nonprofit organization called Keep America Safe, which aims at combating national security issues.

 2 Harry Kane

Harry Kane.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: 1993
Birthplace: Walthamstow, London Borough of Waltham Forest
A brilliant striker known for his impressive ability to score goals, Harry Kane is an English football player who leads the national team of England and also plays for Premier League club, Tottenham Hotspur. Harry Kane has been named the Premier League Player of the Month six times and received the Golden Boot twice.

 3 Jackie Kennedy

Jackie Kennedy.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Former First Lady of the United States
Birthdate: 1929
Birthplace: Southampton, New York, United States
Died: 1994

Jackie Kennedy was a literature editor, photographer, and socialite who was once married to the former American President John F. Kennedy. She became the First Lady of the United States when her husband became the president. She was known for her iconic fashion style. She is considered one of the most popular and recognizable First Ladies in American history.

 4 John David Washington

John David Washington.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 1984
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

Son of famous actor, Denzel Washington, John David Washington is a former professional footballer who played in the NFL Europe and the United Football League (UFL). He co-produced a film, The Book of Eli, and rose to fame as an actor with HBO drama series, Ballers. He later starred in critically acclaimed films, such as BlacKkKlansman and Tenet.

 5 Dulquer Salmaan

Dulquer Salmaan.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 1986
Birthplace: Kochi, Kerala, India

 6 Lori Loughlin

Lori Loughlin.
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 1964
Birthplace: Queens, New York City, New York, United States

Actress and producer, Lori Loughlin, has been active in the entertainment world for over four decades. Beginning her career as a print model at the age of 11, she started acting as a teenager. With time, she moved on to play more mature roles. In 2020, she was sentenced to two months in prison after she pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit wire and mail fraud.

 7 Dana White

Dana White
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: 1969
Birthplace: Manchester, Connecticut, United States
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 8 Soulja Boy

Soulja Boy.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: 1990
Birthplace: Chicago
Soulja Boy is best known for his Billboard Hot 100-topping track Crank That. Named to the 2010 Forbes list of Hip-Hop Cash Kings, he revolutionized the art of promoting music through social media, especially through YouTube. He is part of a deal with the World Poker Fund.

 9 Alberto Fujimori

Alberto Fujimori.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of Peru
Birthdate: 1938
Birthplace: Lima

Alberto Fujimori is a Peruvian politician who served as the President of Peru from 1990 to 2000. He is a controversial figure accused of several charges of human rights abuses and corruption. He has also been proclaimed guilty of murder, causing bodily harm, and kidnapping. In 2009, he was sentenced to 25 years in prison.

 10 Alexis Arquette

Alexis Arquette
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Famous As: American actress
Birthdate: 1969
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: 2016

 11 Beatrix Potter

Beatrix Potter.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: 1866
Birthplace: Kensington
Died: 1943
Born into an affluent English family, Beatrix Potter grew up amidst nature and developed a love for animals. She grew up to be a natural scientist, conservationist, and illustrator, and is best remembered for her children's books such as The Tale of Peter Rabbit, which featured animals.

 12 Dustin Milligan

Dustin Milligan
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 1985
Birthplace: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada

 13 Hugo Chavez

Hugo Chavez.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of Venezuela
Birthdate: 1954
Birthplace: Sabaneta, Venezuela
Died: 2013
Hugo Chavez was the president of Venezuela from 1999 till 2013. Though elected for another term, he died of complications due to cancer before being sworn in. He is remembered for his involvement in the MBR-200 and for establishing the Fifth Republic Movement. His policies are known as “Chavismo.”

 14 Adrien Broner

Adrien Broner.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: 1989
Birthplace: Cincinnati

Adrien Broner is an American boxer. Regarded as one of the best light-welterweight boxers of his generation, Broner has held several world championships in various weight classes, such as super featherweight, lightweight, light welterweight, and welterweight. He is also known for his crazy antics inside and outside the ring.

 15 Sarah Snook

Sarah Snook.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 1987
Birthplace: Adelaide, Australia
Australian actor Sarah Snook is best known for her AACTA Award-winning roles in Predestination and Sisters of War. She was also appreciated for her Emmy-nominated role of Siobhan "Shiv" Roy in the series Succession. Also a renowned stage actor, she has performed in productions of King Lear and Macbeth.

 16 Elizabeth Berkley

Elizabeth Berkley.
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 1972
Birthplace: Farmington Hills, Michigan, United States

Elizabeth Berkley is an American actress best known for playing Jessie Spano in the television sitcom series Saved by the Bell. After having started her career as a teenaged model, Berkley has come a long way in the entertainment industry. Also a humanitarian, Berkley published a self-help book titled Ask-Elizabeth in order to help girls throughout the country.

 17 Richard Wright (Musician)

Richard Wright (Musician).
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: 1943
Birthplace: Hatch End, Middlesex, England
Died: 2008

Richard Wright was an English musician. He is credited with co-founding the popular band ,Pink Floyd, for which he also served as a vocalist and keyboardist. Wright contributed immensely to the success of Pink Floyd and his distinctive keyboard playing was a key component of the music produced by the band.

 18 Sally Struthers

Sally Struthers.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 1947
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon

Sally Struthers is an American actress best known for playing Gloria Stivic in the popular sitcom television series All in the Family, for which she received a couple of Emmy Awards. Also a well-known activist, Struthers has been working towards improving the lives of impoverished children as part of her work as a spokesperson for the child development organization, ChildFund.

 19 Cain Velasquez

Cain Velasquez.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Mixed Martial Artist
Birthdate: 1982
Birthplace: Salinas, California, United States
Wrestler and MMA fighter Caín Velasquez is a two-time UFC Heavyweight Champion. He is known for his signature fighting style, known as swarming, which involves moving forward to allow little room to opponents. He was released from his contract with WWE owing to budget constraints due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

 20 Terry Fox

Terry Fox.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 1958
Birthplace: Winnipeg, Canada
Died: 1981

Terry Fox was a popular cancer research activist and humanitarian. Despite suffering from cancer and having lost one of his legs to cancer, he embarked on a cross-country run to raise money for cancer research. Although he died at the age of 22, his efforts resulted in a worldwide legacy and gave rise to the annual Terry Fox Run.

 21 Manu Ginóbili

Manu Ginóbili.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: 1977
Birthplace: Bahía Blanca
Argentine-Italian former basketball player Manu Ginóbili became one of two players in history to have won the EuroLeague title, the NBA championship, and an Olympic gold medal. The four-time NBA champion has had a 23-season stint with the NBA team San Antonio Spurs. He is also an Italian League champion.

 22 Pedro

Pedro
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Spanish footballer
Birthdate: 1987
Birthplace: Santa Cruz de Tenerife

 23 Georgia Engel

Georgia Engel.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 1948
Birthplace: Washington, D.C.
Died: 2019
Georgia Engel is best remembered for her Emmy-nominated performances as Georgette Franklin Baxter in The Mary Tyler Moore Show and as Pat MacDougall in Everybody Loves Raymond. She voiced Bobbie in the Open Season franchise. A Christian Science believer, she did not consult any physician and died of unknown causes.

 24 Greg Hardy

Greg Hardy
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Mixed marital artist
Birthdate: 1988
Birthplace: Millington, Tennessee, United States

 25 Karl Popper

Karl Popper.
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 1902
Birthplace: Vienna
Died: 1994
Austrian-British philosopher and academic Sir Karl Popper is remembered as one of the most prominent philosophers of the 20th century. He rejected the inductivist scientific method and advocated for the empirical falsification, detailing falsifiability in his book Logik der Forschung. He was also a supporter of liberal democracy. 

 26 Peter Cullen

Peter Cullen
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Famous As: Voice actor
Birthdate: 1941
Birthplace: Montreal, Québec, Canada

 27 Anne Wojcicki

Anne Wojcicki .
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Genomics Pioneer
Birthdate: 1973
Birthplace: San Mateo County, California, U.S.

 28 Marcel Duchamp

Marcel Duchamp.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: 1887
Birthplace: Blainville-Crevon
Died: 1968
French-American painter and sculptor Marcel Duchamp is remembered for his association with movements such as Cubism and Dadaism. A significant figure in conceptual art, he was against art that was meant to just cater to the eyes. He was also a skilled chess player and carved his own chess set.

 29 Juan Guaidó

Juan Guaidó.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: 1983
Birthplace: La Guaira, Venezuela

Juan Guaidó is a Venezuelan politician who proclaimed himself the acting president of Venezuela with the support of the National Assembly. Since 2019, Guaidó has been influential in the ongoing Venezuelan presidential crisis, which started when the National Assembly refused to recognize Nicolas Maduro's inauguration to a second presidential term. In 2019, Guaidó was named in the Time 100 list.

 30 Michael Carrick

Michael Carrick
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: 1981
Birthplace: Wallsend

 31 Ayesha Jhulka

Ayesha Jhulka
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 1972
Birthplace: Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India

 32 Cher Lloyd

Cher Lloyd.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer & Songwriter
Birthdate: 1993
Birthplace: Malvern, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

 33 Robert Hooke

Robert Hooke.
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 1635
Birthplace: Freshwater, Isle of Wight
Died: 1703

Scientist Robert Hooke, also called England's Leonardo, initially gained recognition as an architect, conducting surveys following the Great Fire of London. He also taught geometry and was part of the Royal Society. He assisted Robert Boyle and eventually developed his own microscope, thus becoming the first to visualize micro-organisms.

 34 Noma Dumezweni

Noma Dumezweni
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 1969
Birthplace: Swaziland

 35 Liam Smith

Liam Smith
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: boxer
Birthdate: 1988
Birthplace: Liverpool

 36 Bill Bradley

Bill Bradley
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Senator
Birthdate: 1943
Birthplace: Crystal City, Missouri, United States

 37 Gunnar Nelson

Gunnar Nelson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Mixed martial artist
Birthdate: 1988
Birthplace: Akureyri, Iceland

 38 Angela Hitler

Angela Hitler.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Adolf Hitler's Sister
Birthdate: 1883
Birthplace: Braunau am Inn
Died: 1949
Angela Hitler, the elder half-sister of Adolf Hitler, was also the mother of Geli, whose close relationship with Hitler raised many eyebrows. While Geli committed suicide later, Angela worked as Hitler’s housekeeper and was even against his relationship with Eva Braun. She later denied having any knowledge about the Holocaust.

 39 Hujjat-Allah al-Mahdi

Hujjat-Allah al-Mahdi
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Imam
Birthdate: 0869
Birthplace: Abbasid Samarra
Died: 0874

 40 Dorothy Macmillan

Dorothy Macmillan
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Socialite
Birthdate: 1900
Birthplace: Lancashire, United Kingdom
Died: 1966

 41 Doug Collins

Doug Collins
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball coach
Birthdate: 1951
Birthplace: Christopher, Illinois, United States

 42 Nolan Gerard Funk

Nolan Gerard Funk
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 1986
Birthplace: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

 43 Nicole Narain

Nicole Narain
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Model
Birthdate: 1974
Birthplace: Aurora, Illinois, USA

 44 Sir Garfield Sobers

Sir Garfield Sobers.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: One of the finest all-rounders in cricket
Birthdate: 1936
Birthplace: Bridgetown, Barbados

Sir Garfield Sobers is a former cricket player who represented the West Indies cricket team during the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s. Renowned for his all-round abilities, Sobers is regarded as the greatest all-rounder of all time. He is also considered one of the greatest cricketers ever. In 2009, he was inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame.

 45 Garfield Sobers

Garfield Sobers
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Cricketer
Birthdate: 1936
Birthplace: Bridgetown, Barbados

 46 Santiago Calatrava

Santiago Calatrava
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Architect, sculptor, painter
Birthdate: 1951
Birthplace: Benimàmet, Valencia

Santiago Calatrava Valls is a Spanish architect and a structural engineer, internationally known for his sculptural bridges and buildings. Beginning his career in Zurich, building industrial and transportation structures, he soon became famed for his extraordinary designs and began to receive commissions from abroad, designing and building marvelous bridges, stadiums, museums, railway stations, airports, office buildings all over the world.

 47 Jacoby Shaddix

Jacoby Shaddix
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: 1976
Birthplace: Mariposa, California, USA

 48 Alice Dixson

Alice Dixson
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: 1969
Birthplace: Coral Gables, Florida, U.S.

 49 Justin Lee Collins

Justin Lee Collins
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: 1974
Birthplace: Southmead

 50 Bruce Abbott

Bruce Abbott
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: 1954
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, USA

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