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.

Dwyane WadeDwyane Wade, 37
(NBA Basketball Star)

American

Jim CarreyJim Carrey, 57
(Actor)

Canadian,American

betty whiteBetty White, 97
(Actress, Writer, Comedienne)

American

Al CaponeAl Capone, 48
(Gangster)

American

Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin, 84
(Founding Father of the United States)

American

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Michelle ObamaMichelle Obama, 55
(First Lady of the United States)

American

Zooey DeschanelZooey Deschanel, 39
(Actress)

American

Steve HarveySteve Harvey, 62
(Comedian)

American

James Earl JonesJames Earl Jones, 88
(Actor)

American

Calvin HarrisCalvin Harris, 35
(Disc Jockey, Record Producer, Singer, Songwriter)

Scottish

Jake PaulJake Paul, 22
(Actor, Viner)

American

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Kid RockKid Rock, 48
(American singer)

American

Andy KaufmanAndy Kaufman, 35
(Entertainer)

American

Robert F. Kennedy Jr.Robert F. Kennedy Jr., 65
(Environment Activist & Attorney)

American

Ray JRay J, 38
(Singer)

American

M G RamachandranM. G. Ramachandran, 70
(Actor, Politician)

Indian

David Lloyd GeorgeDavid Lloyd George, 82
(Former Chancellor of the Exchequer)

British,Welsh

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Arnold RothsteinArnold Rothstein, 46
(Racketeer)

American

Naveen AndrewsNaveen Andrews, 50
(Actor)

British

Lil JonLil Jon, 48
(Rapper)

American

Steve EarleSteve Earle, 64
(Musician, Singer-songwriter)

American

Mick TaylorMick Taylor, 70
(Musician)

British

Joy TaylorJoy Taylor, 32
(Radio Jockey, TV Anchor)

American

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TiëstoTiësto, 50
(Dutch DJ)

Netherlands Antilles

Keith ChegwinKeith Chegwin, 60
(Television Presenter)

British

Joe MasseriaJoe Masseria, 44
(Mafia Boss)

Italian,American

Anne BrontëAnne Brontë, 29
(Writer)

British

Song Kang-hoSong Kang-ho, 52
(Actor)

South Korean

Larry FortenskyLarry Fortensky, 64
(Elizabeth Taylor’s Husband)

American

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Sheree NorthSheree North, 73
(Actress)

American

Suga FreeSuga Free, 49
(Rapper)

American

Kangin (Kim Young-woon) Kangin, 34
(Singer, Actor)

South Korean

Tabaré VázquezTabaré Vázquez, 79
(President of Uruguay)

Uruguayan

Willa FitzgeraldWilla Fitzgerald, 28
(Actress)

American

Nile WilsonNile Wilson, 23
(Gymnast)

British

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Marnie SimpsonMarnie Simpson, 27
(Reality TV Star)

British

Marcel PetiotMarcel Petiot, 49
(Serial Killer)

French

Quenlin BlackwellQuenlin Blackwell, 18
(YouTuber)

American

Connor CruiseConnor Cruise, 24
(Tom Cruise's son)

American

Awsten KnightAwsten Knight, 27
(Rock Singer)

American

Thomas FairfaxThomas Fairfax, 59
(Political leader)

British

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Robert CormierRobert Cormier, 75
(American author)

American

JT ChurchJT Church, 13
(Dancer and Social Media Personality)

American

Josie HarrisJosie Harris, 49
(Ex-girlfriend of Floyd Mayweather Jr.)

American

Jordan HoustonJordan Houston, 19
(YouTuber)

British

Elisa MainoElisa Maino, 16
(TikTok (Musical.ly) Star, Fashion Vlogger)

Italian

Sebastian VillalobosSebastian Villalobos, 23
(YouTuber)

Colombian

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Angela VazquezAngela Vazquez, 18
(Musical Artist)

Mexican

George Joseph StiglerGeorge Joseph Stigler, 80
(Economist)

American

Nate MaloleyNate Maloley, 24
(Rapper)

American

Adam DahlbergAdam Dahlberg, 27
(YouTuber, Gamer)

American

Mustafa GoelbasiMustafa Goelbasi, 16
(TikTok (Musical.ly) Star, YouTuber)

German

Ljubco GeorgievskiLjubčo Georgievski, 53
(Former Prime Minister & Vice President of Macedonia)

Macedonian

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Eartha KittEartha Kitt
(Singer, Jazz musician, Film actor, Television actor, Stage actor)

American

Susanna HoffsSusanna Hoffs
(Actor, Singer-songwriter, Film producer, Musician, Singer, Composer, Television actor)

American

Oleksandr UsykOleksandr Usyk
(Boxer)

Ukrainian

Jacques PlanteJacques Plante
(Ice hockey player)

Canadian

Javed AkhtarJaved Akhtar
(Screenwriter, Politician, Writer, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter)

Indian

Paul YoungPaul Young
(Singer-songwriter, Singer)

British

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Maury PovichMaury Povich
(Television presenter, Journalist)

American

DalidaDalida
(Actor, Film actor, Singer, Musician, Model)

Egyptian,French,Italian

Leigh WhannellLeigh Whannell
(Actor, Screenwriter, Writer, Director)

Australian

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Genndy TartakovskyGenndy Tartakovsky
(Television director, Television producer, Screenwriter)

Marco Antonio BarreraMarco Antonio Barrera
(Boxer)

Mexican

Shari LewisShari Lewis
(Actor, Television presenter, Puppeteer, Screenwriter)

American

Françoise HardyFrançoise Hardy
(actor, singer-songwriter, musician, astrologer)

French

Tyler ZellerTyler Zeller
(Basketball player)

American

Dan GilbertDan Gilbert

American

Maksim ChmerkovskiyMaksim Chmerkovskiy
(Teacher, Choreographer)

Ukrainian

Vidal SassoonVidal Sassoon
(Businessperson, Autobiographer)

British

Tom ThibodeauTom Thibodeau
(Basketball player, Basketball coach)

American

Richard HawleyRichard Hawley
(Guitarist, Singer-songwriter, Singer)

British

Shabba RanksShabba Ranks
(Musician, Singer)

Jamaican

Simone SimonsSimone Simons
(Singer, Songwriter)

Dutch

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