Famous People Born On January-17th

The people born on January 17th are known for their perceptiveness, intelligence and creative skills. Ruled by the planet of Saturn, they are extremely inspired individuals who are persistent with whatever goals they pursue. However, their determination and intellectual capabilities are superior to other Capricorns. Though they often present themselves as confident and optimistic, it is not always how they feel. Owing to their innovative ideas and hardworking nature, these people achieve great heights in their life. Decisive and independent, people born on this day are also very charismatic; however, at times they can be a tad obstinate and tend to keep all their problems to themselves. They rely more on their intuition and push themselves as hard as they can to prove their capabilities.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali.
19
Famous As: Boxer
Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Died: June 3, 2016
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 2 Jake Paul

Jake Paul.
321
Famous As: Viner
Birth Year: 1997
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 3 Oleksandr Usyk

Oleksandr Usyk.
6
Famous As: Boxer
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Simferopol, Ukraine
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 4 Betty White

Betty White.
19
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1922
Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 5 Jim Carrey

Jim Carrey.
10
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1962
Birthplace: Newmarket, Canada
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 6 Zooey Deschanel

Zooey Deschanel.
27
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 7 Al Capone

Al Capone.
11
Famous As: Gangster
Birth Year: 1899
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: January 25, 1947
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 8 M. G. Ramachandran

M. G. Ramachandran.
56
Famous As: Actor, Politician
Birth Year: 1917
Birthplace: Kandy, British Ceylon (Now Sri Lanka)
Died: December 24, 1987

 9 Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin.
22
Famous As: Founding Father of the United States
Birth Year: 1706
Birthplace: Milk Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: April 17, 1790

 10 Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

Robert F. Kennedy Jr..
8
Famous As: Environment Activist & Attorney
Birth Year: 1954
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 11 Dwyane Wade

Dwyane Wade.
6
Famous As: NBA Basketball Star
Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 12 James Earl Jones

James Earl Jones.
8
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1931
Birthplace: Arkabutla, Mississippi, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 13 Steve Harvey

Steve Harvey.
10
Famous As: Comedian
Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Welch, West Virginia, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 14 Trevor Bauer

Trevor Bauer
5
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birth Year: 1991
Birthplace: North Hollywood, California, USA
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 15 Mick Taylor

Mick Taylor.
1
Famous As: Musician
Birth Year: 1949
Birthplace: Welwyn Garden City, England
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 16 Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama.
21
Famous As: Former First Lady of the United States
Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 17 Indya Moore

Indya Moore
7
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1995
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 18 Kid Rock

Kid Rock.
12
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Romeo, Michigan, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 19 Andy Kaufman

Andy Kaufman.
7
Famous As: Entertainer
Birth Year: 1949
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: May 16, 1984

 20 Susanna Hoffs

Susanna Hoffs
3
Famous As: Actor, Singer-songwriter, Film producer, Musician, Singer, Composer, Television actor
Birth Year: 1959
Birthplace: Los Angeles
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 21 Ray J

Ray J.
7
Famous As: Singer
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: McComb, Mississippi, U.S.
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 22 Javed Akhtar

Javed Akhtar
1
Famous As: Screenwriter, Politician, Writer, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter
Birth Year: 1945
Birthplace: Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India

 23 Eartha Kitt

Eartha Kitt.
6
Famous As: Singer
Birth Year: 1927
Birthplace: North, South Carolina, United States
Died: December 25, 2008
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 24 Kelly Marie Tran

Kelly Marie Tran
11
Famous As: Film actress
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: San Diego, California, U.S.
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 25 Calvin Harris

Calvin Harris.
1
Famous As: Disc Jockey, Record Producer, Singer, Songwriter
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Dumfries, Scotland
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 26 Naveen Andrews

Naveen Andrews.
1
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Lambeth, London, England, United Kingdom
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 27 Arnold Rothstein

Arnold Rothstein.
2
Famous As: Racketeer
Birth Year: 1882
Birthplace: nhattan, New York City, New York
Died: November 6, 1928

 28 Konon Molody

Konon Molody
2
Famous As: Soviet spy
Birth Year: 1922
Birthplace: Cobalt, Canada
Died: September 9, 1970

 29 Denis O'Hare

Denis O'Hare
1
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1962
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 30 Song Kang-ho

Song Kang-ho.
2
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1967
Birthplace: Gimhae, South Gyeongsang Province, South Korea
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 31 Sajal Ali

Sajal Ali
2
Famous As: Model, Actor
Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: Lahore
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 32 David Lloyd George

David Lloyd George.
5
Famous As: Former Chancellor of the Exchequer
Birth Year: 1863
Birthplace: Chorlton-on-Medlock
Died: March 26, 1945

 33 Steve Earle

Steve Earle.
1
Famous As: Musician, Singer-songwriter
Birth Year: 1955
Birthplace: Hampton, Virginia United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 34 Nile Wilson

Nile Wilson.
1
Famous As: Gymnast
Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: Leeds, West Yorkshire, England
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 35 Joy Taylor

Joy Taylor.
3
Famous As: Radio Jockey, TV Anchor
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 36 Tiësto

Tiësto.
1
Famous As: Dutch DJ
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Breda, Netherlands
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 37 Maury Povich

Maury Povich
2
Famous As: Television presenter, Journalist
Birth Year: 1939
Birthplace: New York City
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 38 Paul Young

Paul Young
1
Famous As: Singer-songwriter, Singer
Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: Luton
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 39 Lil Jon

Lil Jon.
2
Famous As: Rapper
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 40 Leigh Whannell

Leigh Whannell
0
Famous As: Actor, Screenwriter, Writer, Director
Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: Melbourne
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 41 Genndy Tartakovsky

Genndy Tartakovsky
1
Famous As: Television director, Television producer, Screenwriter
Birth Year: 1970

 42 Cus D'Amato

Cus D'Amato
1
Famous As: Boxer
Birth Year: 1908
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, United States
Died: November 4, 1985

 43 Keith Chegwin

Keith Chegwin.
1
Famous As: Television Presenter
Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Walton, Liverpool
Died: December 11, 2017
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 44 Dalida

Dalida
3
Famous As: Singer
Birth Year: 1933
Birthplace: Shubra, Cairo, Egypt
Died: May 3, 1987
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 45 Rasika Dugal

Rasika Dugal
3
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Jamshedpur, Bihar (now in Jharkhand), India
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 46 Amy Sherman-Palladino

Amy Sherman-Palladino.
1
Famous As: Director
Birth Year: 1966
Birthplace: Van Nuys, Los Angeles, California, United States

 47 Joe Masseria

Joe Masseria.
2
Famous As: Mafia Boss
Birth Year: 1887
Birthplace: Sicily
Died: April 15, 1931

 48 Ryuichi Sakamoto

Ryuichi Sakamoto
1
Famous As: Composer
Birth Year: 1952
Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 49 Shari Lewis

Shari Lewis
1
Famous As: Actor, Television presenter, Puppeteer, Screenwriter
Birth Year: 1933
Birthplace: New York City
Died: August 2, 1998
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 50 Michelle Fairley

Michelle Fairley.
0
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Coleraine, United Kingdom
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on January 17th

Personality
Very analytical and organized by nature, those born on this particular day tend to take lead as they can assess any situation better than others. Though these people have great respect for tradition and culture, they have a progressive outlook and support social reform. They are also known for their self-confidence and an indomitable will-power. However, their uncompromising approach to work and life in general may not go down well with other, at times. On the negative side, they can be a little reckless and argumentative also.

Health
The individuals born on this day tend to rely too much on caffeine and other stimulant for energy, which can lead to great health problems. They need to maintain a balanced diet full of nutrition and get enough sleep and exercise. They also need to go for regular dental checkups as they are prone to tooth related problems.

Finance
Those born on this day are career-oriented, however; money is never the sole driving force for them. They are good at managing their finances, but at times tend to overspend.

Career
Very disciplined, hardworking and focused by nature, these people do well in armed forces. As they also possess great organizational skills, they also tend to thrive as managers and politicians. Other career options for these Capricorn are fashion, civil service etc.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Romantic life for these Capricorns is often not very smooth as they have high expectations from their partners. Though they are extremely loyal and affectionate towards their partners, they can at times be too demanding and controlling, which may lead to friction. They need to learn to respect their partner’s independence and freedom for a smoother romantic life. As parents, they have a tendency to pamper and overindulge their young ones.

Trivia
Lucky Colors:  Green, Brown
Lucky Numbers: 8, 9
Lucky Days (of the Month): 8th & 9th
Lucky Days (of the Week): Saturday