Famous People Born On February 28th

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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
(Basketball Player)
Luka Dončić
28
Birth Year: 1999
Birthplace: Ljubljana, Slovenia

Luka Dončić is a Slovenian basketball player best known for his association with Dallas Mavericks with which he has won the NBA All-Star thrice so far. He is also known for leading Real Madrid to the EuroLeague title in 2018. Luka Dončić is also an important player for the Slovenian national team. 

 2 
Bernadette Peters
(Actress, Singer and Children's Book Author)
Bernadette Peters
9
Birth Year: 1948
Birthplace: New York City, 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
(English Multi-Instrumentalist, Singer and Founder of the Rock Band 'The Rolling Stones')
Brian Jones
21
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
(American Mobster Who was a Driving Force Behind the Development of the Las Vegas Strip)
Bugsy Siegel
12
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
(Top-Selling Country Music Artist Known for Hit Singles like 'Why,' 'The Truth' and 'Dirt Road Anthem')
Jason Aldean
17
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
(Actress who played Clear Rivers in Final Destination and Final Destination 2)
Ali Larter
3
Birth Year: 1976
Birthplace: Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States
 7 
Gilbert Gottfried
(Stand-up comedian, Actor)
Gilbert Gottfried
4
Birth Year: 1955
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: April 12, 2022
 8 
Linus Pauling
(One of the Greatest Scientists of All Time & Winner of Two Nobel Prizes)
Linus Pauling
7
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.  

 9 
Frank Gehry
(Architect and Designer Whose Works are Considered Among the Most Important of Contemporary Architecture)
Frank Gehry
4
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.
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Dorothy Stratten
(Canadian Former Actress and Model Who was Killed by Her Estranged Husband Paul Snider)
Dorothy Stratten
6
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.

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Sarah Bolger
(Actress)
Sarah Bolger
1
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.

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John Turturro
(Actor, director who received early critical recognition with the independent film Five Corners (1987))
John Turturro
4
Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
 13 
Rae Dawn Chong
5
Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: Edmonton, Canada
 14 
Abdul Sattar Edhi
(Humanitarian)
Abdul Sattar Edhi
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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.

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Bubba Smith
(American football player)
Bubba Smith
4
Birth Year: 1945
Birthplace: Orange, Texas, United States
Died: August 3, 2011
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Mario Andretti
(American Former Racing Driver and Winner of 1978 Formula One World Championship)
Mario Andretti
9
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 
Angelababy
(Model)
Angelababy
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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.

 18 
Daniel Handler
8
Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
 19 
Vincente Minnelli
(Film director)
Vincente Minnelli
4
Birth Year: 1903
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: July 25, 1986
 20 
Charles Durning
1
Birth Year: 1923
Birthplace: Highland Falls, New York, United States
Died: December 24, 2012
 21 
Aroldis Chapman
(Baseball player)
Aroldis Chapman
4
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Holguín, Cuba
 22 
Hazel Keech
(Actress, Model & Wife of Cricketer Yuvraj Singh)
Hazel Keech
8
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Essex, England, United Kingdom
British−Mauritian actor and model Hazel Keech began her career touring with the team of Bombay Dreams. She later earned several modeling assignments in Mumbai and appeared in films such as Bodyguard and shows such as Bigg Boss 7. She is married to Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh.
 23 
Ainsley Harriott
2
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.

 24 
Amanda Abbington
5
Birth Year: 1974
Birthplace: North London, England, UK
 25 
Anabelle Acosta
(American Actress Known for Her Role as ‘Annabella’ in the TV Series ‘Ballers’)
Anabelle Acosta
2
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.

 26 
Rory Cochrane
1
Birth Year: 1972
Birthplace: Syracuse, New York, United States
 27 
Gavin MacLeod
2
Birth Year: 1931
Birthplace: Mount Kisco, New York, United States
 28 
Tasha Smith
(Actress)
Tasha Smith
3
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Camden, New Jersey, United States
 29 
Dean Smith
(Basketball Coach)
Dean Smith
7
Birth Year: 1931
Birthplace: Emporia, Kansas, United States
Died: February 7, 2015
 30 
Robert Sean Leonard
2
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Westwood
 31 
Zero Mostel
2
Birth Year: 1915
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died: September 8, 1977
 32 
Michael Bisping
(Middleweight MMA fighter in UFC, Cage Rage Light Heavyweight Champion)
Michael Bisping
4
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Nicosia, Cyprus
 33 
Olivia Palermo
(American Socialite, Model and Fashion Influencer)
Olivia Palermo
3
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States

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 
Natalia Vodianova
(Russian Model, United Nations Goodwill Ambassador and Founder of the 'Naked Heart Foundation')
Natalia Vodianova
3
Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
Named the new UN goodwill ambassador, Russian supermodel Natalia Vodianova, or Supernova, remains determined to work to remove social reservations associated with issues such as menstruation. Growing up with her fruit-seller single mother had made her join modeling at 15. She even has a Russian Barbie modeled on her.
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Stephanie Beacham
0
Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: Barnet, Hertfordshire, England
 36 
Jonathan Daviss
(TV Actor)
Jonathan Daviss
6
Birth Year: 1999
Birthplace: Conroe, Texas, United States
 37 
Mercedes Ruehl
2
Birth Year: 1948
Birthplace: Jackson Heights, New York, United States
 38 
Karolína Kurková
(Czech Actress and Model Known for Her Work as a Former ‘Victoria's Secret Angel’)
Karolína Kurková
4
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Děčín, Czech Republic

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.

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Cindy Wilson
(Singer)
Cindy Wilson
4
Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Athens, Georgia, U.S.
 40 
Noureen DeWulf
1
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
 41 
Steven Chu
(Former United States Secretary of Energy)
Steven Chu
2
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.

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Frank Bonner
1
Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
Died: June 16, 2021
 43 
Stephanie Sigman
(Mexican-American Actress)
Stephanie Sigman
7
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Ciudad Obregón, Mexico
Apart from making headlines for being the first Mexican-origin Bond girl, in Spectre, Stephanie Sigman also made waves playing Pablo Escobar’s mistress, Valeria, in the Netflix hit Narcos. A former model, she likes to keep in shape through boxing. Fans loved her in Annabelle: Creation and S.W.A.T., too.
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Randy Arozarena
(Baseball player)
Randy Arozarena
1
Birth Year: 1995
Birthplace: Pinar Del Rio, Cuba
 45 
Fefe Dobson
(Singer, Actor, Songwriter, Musician, Model)
Fefe Dobson
2
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Scarborough
 46 
Arkadiusz Milik
(Polish footballer)
Arkadiusz Milik
3
Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: Tychy, Poland
 47 
Stanley Baker
(Welsh Actor, Producer and One of the Top British Film Actors of the Late 1950s)
Stanley Baker
2
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.

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Katy Wix
(Actor, Comedian)
Katy Wix
1
Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: Cardiff
 49 
Eric Lindros
(Ice hockey Centreman)
Eric Lindros
1
Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: London, Ontario, Canada
 50 
Quinn Shephard
2
Birth Year: 1995
Birthplace: USA

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