Famous People Born On February 28th

Individuals born on February 28 fall under the twelfth sun sign, which is Pisces. Pisces individuals have a gentle and patient nature. They are sensitive to the feelings of those around them and react with the utmost sympathy to any suffering they come across. Sometimes their existence is emotional rather than rational and they tend to withdraw into a dream world. Those under the Pisces sign dislike discipline and confinement, longing to be recognized for great creativity. They are quite versatile and observant, being receptive to new ideas and environments.

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 1 Luka Dončić

Luka Dončić
24
Famous As: Basketball player
Birth Year: 1999
Birthplace: Ljubljana, Slovenia

 2 Bernadette Peters

Bernadette Peters
8
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1948
Birthplace: Ozone Park, New York, United States

Bernadette Peters is an American actress, children's book author, and singer. She is known for contributing immensely to all three major acting mediums in an illustrious career spanning more than 60 years. Credited with co-founding an annual animal adopt-a-thon named Broadway Barks, Bernadette Peters was honored with the 2019 Prince Rainier III Award for her philanthropic activities.

 3 Brian Jones

Brian Jones
18
Famous As: Founder of the Rolling Stones
Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England
Died: July 3, 1969

Brian Jones was an English musician credited with founding the world-renowned rock band, The Rolling Stones. He was also considered the original leader of the band before his fellow band members, Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, took over the musical direction of the band. Jones became the first member of the infamous 27 Club, when he died at age 27.

 4 Bugsy Siegel

Bugsy Siegel
5
Famous As: Mobster
Birth Year: 1906
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: June 20, 1947

Notorious mobster Bugsy Siegel held significant influence within the Italian-American Mafia and was regarded as a “celebrity gangster.” Good-looking and charismatic, he was an enigmatic figure. He played a key role in the development of the Las Vegas Strip. Noted for his prowess with guns, he met a grisly end when he was shot dead in 1947.

 5 Jason Aldean

Jason Aldean
7
Famous As: Singer
Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: Macon, Georgia, United States

Jason Aldean is an American singer and songwriter known for his work in the country music genre. One of the most decorated male country music singers of his generation, Aldean has many platinum-certified albums under his belt. Also a philanthropist, Aldean has raised nearly $4 million for cancer research and continues to work towards raising awareness about breast cancer research.

 6 Ali Larter

Ali Larter
1
Famous As: Actress who played Clear Rivers in Final Destination and Final Destination 2
Birth Year: 1976
Birthplace: Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States

 7 Gilbert Gottfried

Gilbert Gottfried
2
Famous As: Stand-up comedian, Actor
Birth Year: 1955
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
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 8 Angelababy

Angelababy
8
Famous As: Model
Birth Year: 1989
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.

 9 Frank Gehry

Frank Gehry
2
Famous As: Architect
Birth Year: 1929
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Canadian-born American architect and designer Frank Gehry is best known for designing the Guggenheim Museum in Spain, the Louis Vuitton Foundation in France, and the Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles, U.S. He has won countless awards, such as the Pritzker Architecture Prize and the Praemium Imperiale.

 10 Dorothy Stratten

Dorothy Stratten
3
Famous As: Playboy Playmate, Model
Birth Year: 1960
Birthplace: Vancouver, Canada
Died: August 14, 1980

Dorothy Stratten was a Canadian model, actress, and Playboy Playmate. Renowned for her beauty, Stratten was adjudged the Playboy Playmate of the Year in 1980 before she was killed by her estranged husband Paul Snider at the age of 20. Her relationship with Snider and her death inspired films, such as Death of a Centerfold and Star 80.

 11 Linus Pauling

Linus Pauling
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Famous As: Chemist, Biochemist
Birth Year: 1901
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, United States
Died: August 19, 1994

Only person to win two unshared Nobel Prizes, Linus Carl Pauling was an American theoretical physical chemist, who received the 1954 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work on nature of chemical bond and 1962 Nobel Prize for Peace for his efforts to stop nuclear weapon testing. Also a prolific writer and educator, he has published 1,200 books and papers.  

 12 Sarah Bolger

Sarah Bolger
1
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1991
Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland

Sarah Bolger is best known for her roles in movies such as Stormbreaker, The Lazarus Effect, and The Spiderwick Chronicles. She is also known for her IFTA Award-winning performance as Princess Mary Tudor in the series The Tudors and for her role as Princess Aurora in Once Upon a Time.

 13 Rae Dawn Chong

Rae Dawn Chong
3
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: Edmonton, Canada

 14 John Turturro

John Turturro
3
Famous As: Actor, director who received early critical recognition with the independent film Five Corners (1987)
Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States

 15 Abdul Sattar Edhi

Abdul Sattar Edhi
10
Famous As: Humanitarian
Birth Year: 1928
Birthplace: Bantva, Gujarat, India
Died: July 8, 2016

Abdul Sattar Edhi was a Pakistani ascetic, philanthropist, and humanitarian. He is credited with founding the Edhi Foundation, which operates a volunteer ambulance network as well as several animal shelters, orphanages, homeless shelters, and rehabilitation centres across Pakistan. He was often nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize during his lifetime.

 16 Mario Andretti

Mario Andretti
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Famous As: Racing driver
Birth Year: 1940
Birthplace: Motovun, Croatia

 Italian-born American former racing driver, Mario Andrett,i is the only driver ever to win the Indianapolis 500, Daytona 500, and the Formula One World Championship. He is considered one of the most successful Americans in the history of the sport.  Over the course of his long career, he has is the only person to be named United States Driver of the Year in three decades (1967, 1978, and 1984). 

 17 Daniel Handler

Daniel Handler
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Famous As: Writer
Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States

 18 Charles Durning

Charles Durning
1
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1923
Birthplace: Highland Falls, New York, United States
Died: December 24, 2012

 19 Bubba Smith

Bubba Smith
4
Famous As: American football player
Birth Year: 1945
Birthplace: Orange, Texas, United States
Died: August 3, 2011

 20 Vincente Minnelli

Vincente Minnelli
3
Famous As: Film director
Birth Year: 1903
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: July 25, 1986

 21 Amanda Abbington

Amanda Abbington
4
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1974
Birthplace: North London, England, UK

 22 Ainsley Harriott

Ainsley Harriott
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Famous As: Chef
Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Paddington, London, England, United Kingdom

Ainsley Harriott is an English television presenter, chef, and entertainer. He is known for presenting popular cooking shows, such as Ready Steady Cook and Can't Cook, Won't Cook. A multi-talented personality, Ainsley Harriott is also a best-selling author whose books have sold more than two million copies worldwide.  He is also known for his singing and comedy skills.

 23 Robert Sean Leonard

Robert Sean Leonard
1
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Westwood

 24 Anabelle Acosta

Anabelle Acosta
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Havana, Cuba

Anabelle Acosta is an American actress best known for her portrayal of Natalie Vasquez in the thriller drama TV series, Quantico. Born in Havana, Cuba, Acosta went on to establish herself as an actress in the American film and TV industry. She is also known for playing Annabella in the comedy-drama television series, Ballers.

 25 Aroldis Chapman

Aroldis Chapman
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Famous As: Baseball player
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Holguín, Cuba

 26 Tasha Smith

Tasha Smith
1
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Camden, New Jersey, United States

 27 Gavin MacLeod

Gavin MacLeod
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1931
Birthplace: Mount Kisco, New York, United States

 28 Rory Cochrane

Rory Cochrane
1
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1972
Birthplace: Syracuse, New York, United States

 29 Dean Smith

Dean Smith
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Famous As: Basketball Coach
Birth Year: 1931
Birthplace: Emporia, Kansas, United States
Died: February 7, 2015

 30 Stephanie Beacham

Stephanie Beacham
0
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: Barnet, Hertfordshire, England

 31 Cindy Wilson

Cindy Wilson
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Famous As: Singer
Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Athens, Georgia, U.S.

 32 Jonathan Daviss

Jonathan Daviss
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Famous As: TV Actor
Birth Year: 1999
Birthplace: Conroe, Texas, United States

 33 Olivia Palermo

Olivia Palermo
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Famous As: Businesswoman
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Greenwich, Connecticut, USA

Olivia Palermo is an American fashion influencer, socialite, model, entrepreneur, and television personality. Palermo made headlines in 2007 when she sued socialiterank.com for false news. As a model, Olivia Palermo has appeared on the cover of popular magazines like Cosmopolitan, Elle, Harper's Bazaar, and L'Officiel. Olivia Palermo has also been the face of brands like Banana Republic, Aerin, and Max&Co.

 34 Zero Mostel

Zero Mostel
1
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1915
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died: September 8, 1977

 35 Steven Chu

Steven Chu
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Famous As: Former United States Secretary of Energy
Birth Year: 1948
Birthplace: St. Louis

American physicist, politician and Nobel laureate Steven Chu, who served as United States Secretary of Energy, presently serves as Professor of Physics and Professor of Molecular and Cellular Physiology at Stanford University. His research on cooling and trapping of atoms with laser light led him to share the 1997 Nobel Prize in Physics with William Daniel Phillips and Claude Cohen-Tannoudji.

 36 Noureen DeWulf

Noureen DeWulf
1
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

 37 Karolína Kurková

Karolína Kurková
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Famous As: Model
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Děčín, Czechia

Karolína Kurková is a Czech-American actress and model best known for being a former Victoria's Secret Angel. Praised by the bigwigs of the modeling industry for her skills as a model, Kurková was counted among the world's highest-paid models by 2007. Also known for her humanitarian work, Kurková was honored by Women Together, a non-profit organization, in 2006.

 38 Stanley Baker

Stanley Baker
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1928
Birthplace: Ferndale, Glamorgan, Wales
Died: June 28, 1976

Stanley Baker was a Welsh actor whose rugged appearance and intense screen persona earned him popularity during the late 1950s and early 1960s. His portrayal of Captain Langford in the 1959 war film Yesterday's Enemy earned him a nomination at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. He received an honorary title of knighthood in 1976.

 39 Randy Arozarena

Randy Arozarena
1
Famous As: Baseball player
Birth Year: 1995
Birthplace: Pinar Del Rio, Cuba

 40 Clara Petacci

Clara Petacci
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Famous As: Mistress of Benito Mussolini
Birth Year: 1912
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: April 28, 1945

Clara Petacci was a mistress of Benito Mussolini, an Italian dictator who inspired other totalitarian rulers like Francisco Franco and Adolf Hitler. Her life inspired the 1984 Italian historical drama film Claretta, in which she was played by actress Claudia Cardinale. In the 1985 TV docu-drama Mussolini and I, Petacci was portrayed by Barbara De Rossi.

 41 Fefe Dobson

Fefe Dobson
1
Famous As: Singer, Actor, Songwriter, Musician, Model
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Scarborough

 42 Eric Lindros

Eric Lindros
1
Famous As: Ice hockey Centreman
Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: London, Ontario, Canada

 43 Frank Bonner

Frank Bonner
1
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
Died: June 16, 2021

 44 Michael Bisping

Michael Bisping
4
Famous As: Middleweight MMA fighter in UFC, Cage Rage Light Heavyweight Champion
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Nicosia, Cyprus

 45 Katy Wix

Katy Wix
1
Famous As: Actor, Comedian
Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: Cardiff

 46 Randi Zuckerberg

Randi Zuckerberg
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Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Westchester County, New York, United States
Entrepreneur Randi Zuckerberg has been the director of market development and spokesperson for her brother Mark Zuckerberg’s company Facebook. She has also been a Forbes on Fox panelist. She has founded Zuckerberg Media, authored books, and created the animated series Dot. She advocates against internet anonymity to prevent cyber-bullying.

 47 Billie Bird

Billie Bird
0
Famous As: Actress, Comedian
Birth Year: 1908
Birthplace: Pocatello, Idaho, United States
Died: November 27, 2002

 48 Ylona Garcia

Ylona Garcia
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Famous As: Singer
Birth Year: 2002
Birthplace: Sydney

Ylona Garcia is a Filipino-Australian television personality, singer, and actress. After finishing third in the Philippine version of Big Brother, Garcia went on to establish herself as a popular actress and singer. Over the years, she has also won many prestigious awards, such as the Awit Awards, MOR Choice Awards, MYX Music Award, and Wish Music Award

 49 Quinn Shephard

Quinn Shephard
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1995
Birthplace: USA

 50 Walter Tevis

Walter Tevis
0
Famous As: Novelist
Birth Year: 1928
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: August 9, 1984

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on February 28

Personality
Persons born on this day have a hunger for knowledge and will apply their intelligence to important projects. People are drawn to them because of their calm nature, which can have a comforting effect. Stronger than others might imagine, individuals born on this day have an undeniable independent streak. With strong determination and will power they are inclined to try many roads toward success.

Health
Those born on February 28 commonly deal with small health issues that are the result of stress or imbalance in one or more of the key areas in their lives. It is important for them to maintain a harmonious environment for their wellbeing. Persons born on this day tend to have food or additive allergies, making them quite selective with dietary choices. Although not lazy, they are usually not fond of exercising, not really seeing the necessity of it for staying in good shape.

Finance
February 28 people have a keen instinct for making money and are able to stay within a tight budget. They have the sense and ability to maintain and manage money for long periods, especially when saving for something special. They should stay away from speculations and gambles when interests of other people are concerned.

Career
Those born on February 28 tend to choose careers based on their suitability rather than salary. They value the importance of finding a balance between personal life and professional life. They should  avoid careers like doctor, lawyer, or actor. To have a flourishing career it is best for them to start by working with a solid business.

Relationships, Marriage, and Children
Individuals born on this day are loyal and willing to stand by a friend. Their experiences with friends are very important for their view of life. Romance is a high priority and they enjoy dating and may marry later in life or not marry at all. Their parenting is conscientious and can create an atmosphere of good times and fun.

Lucky Colors: Yellow, Gold
Lucky Numbers: 1, 10, 19, 28, 37, 46, 55, 64, 73, 82
Lucky Days (of the week): Sunday, Thursday
Lucky Days (of the month): 1st, 3rd