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 Jake Paul

Jake Paul
Famous As: Actor, Viner
Birth Year: 1997
Nationality: American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 2 Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali
Birth Year: 1942
Nationality: American
Died: June 3, 2016

 3 Al Capone

Al Capone
Famous As: Gangster
Birth Year: 1899
Nationality: American
Died: January 25, 1947

 4 Betty White

betty white
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1922
Nationality: American
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 5 James Earl Jones

James Earl Jones
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1931
Nationality: American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 6 Zooey Deschanel

Zooey Deschanel
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1980
Nationality: American
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 7 Jim Carrey

Jim Carrey
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1962
Nationality: Canadian, American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 8 Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin
Famous As: Founding Father of the United States
Birth Year: 1706
Nationality: British, American
Died: April 17, 1790
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 9 Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
Famous As: Environment Activist & Attorney
Birth Year: 1954
Nationality: American
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 10 Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama
Famous As: Former First Lady of the United States
Birth Year: 1964
Nationality: American
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 11 Steve Harvey

Steve Harvey
Famous As: Comedian
Birth Year: 1957
Nationality: American
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 12 Kelly Marie Tran

Kelly Marie Tran
Famous As: Film actress
Birth Year: 1989
Nationality: American
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 13 Dwyane Wade

Dwyane Wade
Famous As: NBA Basketball Star
Birth Year: 1982
Nationality: American
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 14 M. G. Ramachandran

M G Ramachandran
Famous As: Actor, Politician
Birth Year: 1917
Nationality: Indian
Died: December 24, 1987

 15 Eartha Kitt

Eartha Kitt
Famous As: Singer
Birth Year: 1927
Nationality: American
Died: December 25, 2008
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 16 Trevor Bauer

Trevor Bauer
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birth Year: 1991
Nationality: American
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 17 Ray J

Ray J
Famous As: Singer
Birth Year: 1981
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 18 Andy Kaufman

Andy Kaufman
Famous As: Entertainer
Birth Year: 1949
Nationality: American
Died: May 16, 1984

 19 Boxing career of Muhammad Ali

Boxing career of Muhammad Ali
Famous As: Boxers
Birth Year: 1942
Nationality: American
Died: June 3, 2016
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 20 Kid Rock

Kid Rock
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birth Year: 1971
Nationality: American
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 21 Susanna Hoffs

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

 22 Calvin Harris

Calvin Harris
Famous As: Disc Jockey, Record Producer, Singer, Songwriter
Birth Year: 1984
Nationality: Scottish
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 23 David Lloyd George

David Lloyd George
Famous As: Former Chancellor of the Exchequer
Birth Year: 1863
Nationality: British, Welsh
Died: March 26, 1945

 24 Naveen Andrews

Naveen Andrews
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1969
Nationality: British
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 25 Indya Moore

Indya Moore
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1995
Nationality: American
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 26 Song Kang-ho

Song Kang-ho
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1967
Nationality: South Korean
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 27 Arnold Rothstein

Arnold Rothstein
Famous As: Racketeer
Birth Year: 1882
Nationality: American
Died: November 6, 1928

 28 Steve Earle

Steve Earle
Famous As: Musician, Singer-songwriter
Birth Year: 1955
Nationality: American
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 29 Oleksandr Usyk

Oleksandr Usyk
Famous As: Boxer
Birth Year: 1987
Nationality: Ukrainian
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 30 Denis O'Hare

Denis O'Hare
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1962
Nationality: American
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 31 Javed Akhtar

Javed Akhtar
Famous As: Screenwriter, Politician, Writer, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter
Birth Year: 1945
Nationality: Indian

 32 Maury Povich

Maury Povich
Famous As: Television presenter, Journalist
Birth Year: 1939
Nationality: American
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 33 Joy Taylor

Joy Taylor
Famous As: Radio Jockey, TV Anchor
Birth Year: 1987
Nationality: American

 34 Tom Thibodeau

Tom Thibodeau
Famous As: Basketball player, Basketball coach
Birth Year: 1958
Nationality: American

 35 Sajal Ali

Sajal Ali
Famous As: Model, Actor
Birth Year: 1994
Nationality: Pakistani
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 36 Tiësto

Tiësto
Famous As: Dutch DJ
Birth Year: 1969
Nationality: Netherlands Antilles
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 37 Mick Taylor

Mick Taylor
Famous As: Musician
Birth Year: 1949
Nationality: British
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 38 Genndy Tartakovsky

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

 39 Paul Young

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

 40 Maksim Chmerkovskiy

Maksim Chmerkovskiy
Famous As: Choreographer
Birth Year: 1980
Nationality: Ukrainian, American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 41 Dan Gilbert

Dan Gilbert
Famous As: Businessperson
Birth Year: 1962
Nationality: American
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 42 Leigh Whannell

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

 43 Lil Jon

Lil Jon
Famous As: Rapper
Birth Year: 1971
Nationality: American
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 44 Amy Sherman-Palladino

Amy Sherman-Palladino
Famous As: Director
Birth Year: 1966
Nationality: American

 45 Michelle Fairley

Michelle Fairley
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1964
Nationality: British, Northern Irish
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 46 Rasika Dugal

Rasika Dugal
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1985
Nationality: Indian
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 47 Cus D'Amato

Cus D'Amato
Famous As: Boxer
Birth Year: 1908
Nationality: American
Died: November 4, 1985

 48 Larry Fortensky

Larry Fortensky
Famous As: Elizabeth Taylor’s Husband
Birth Year: 1952
Nationality: American
Died: July 7, 2016

 49 Chloe Rose Lattanzi

Chloe Rose Lattanzi
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1986
Nationality: American
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 50 Keith Chegwin

Keith Chegwin
Famous As: Television Presenter
Birth Year: 1957
Nationality: British
Died: December 11, 2017
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