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.

 3 Al Capone

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

 5 Betty White

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

 7 Michelle Obama

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

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

 10 Dwyane Wade

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

 13 Kid Rock

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

 15 Ray J

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

 16 M. G. Ramachandran

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

 18 Steve Earle

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

 19 Eartha Kitt

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

 20 Susanna Hoffs

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

 22 Trevor Bauer

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

 23 Calvin Harris

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

 24 Javed Akhtar

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

 30 David Lloyd George

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

 31 Leigh Whannell

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

 34 Mick Taylor

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

 35 Dalida

Dalida
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Actor, Film actor, Singer, Musician, Model
Birth Year: 1933
Nationality: Egyptian, French, Italian
Died: May 3, 1987
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 36 Maksim Chmerkovskiy

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

 39 Paul Young

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

 40 Lil Jon

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

 42 Tiësto

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

 44 Joe Masseria

Joe Masseria
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Mafia Boss
Birth Year: 1887
Nationality: Italian, American
Died: April 15, 1931

 49 Shari Lewis

Shari Lewis
Famous As: Actor, Television presenter, Puppeteer, Screenwriter
Birth Year: 1933
Nationality: American
Died: August 2, 1998
Height: 5'0" (152 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