Famous People Born On July 16th

The probability of the personality of July 16 folks is dependent on the characteristic influence of two celestial bodies, Moon and Neptune. While former is the ruling planet of the zodiacal group of Cancer, the latter governs the actual date in which these individuals are born. The two planetary bodies together predict the uniqueness of the personality of July 16 individuals and explain their obvious differences from other Cancerians. These people are blessed with great intuitive powers. They have strong analysing skills and are intently helpful and sympathetic towards others. Additional fortes include their perceptiveness, wisdom, sociability and natural warmth. However, July 16 folks are prone to showing occasional displays of repressed, unrealistic or moralizing behaviors in unexpected situations.

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 Will Ferrell

Will Ferrell
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1967
Birthplace: Irvine, California, United States

Will Ferrell rose to fame in the mid-1990s when he acted in a comedy show Saturday Night Live. He then went on to act in a series of comedy films such as Talladega Nights, Step Brothers and The Other Guys.  He’s considered part of the ‘Frat Pack’, essentially meaning Hollywood comic actors who emerged in the late 1990s and 2000s.

 2 Gareth Bale

Gareth Bale
Famous As: Footballer
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Cardiff, Wales

The charismatic Welsh footballer player, Gareth Frank Bale played for Southampton football club and Tottenham Hotspur extensively before joining Real Madrid in 2013 for a fees that exceeded Christiano Ronaldo’s earlier record fee. Known for his speed and accuracy, Gareth Bales is also the captain of Wales national team and plays for Tottenham Hotspur, on loan from Real Madrid.

 3 Phoebe Cates

Phoebe Cates
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
A knee injury at age 15 forced Phoebe Cates to reject a scholarship to the School of American Ballet. Daughter of a Broadway producer, this Juilliard-alumna is known for her roles in Fast Times at Ridgemont High and Gremlins. She also owns a boutique called Blue Tree on Madison Avenue.

 4 Barry Sanders

Barry Sanders
Famous As: American Football Player
Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: Wichita, Kansas, United States

Barry Sanders is a former professional American footballer who spent all his playing years with the Detroit Lions of NFL. Widely considered one of the greatest running backs in the history of National Football League, Barry Sanders has been made an inductee to Kansas Sports Hall of Fame, Michigan Sports Hall of Fame, and the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame.

 5 Barbara Stanwyck

Barbara Stanwyck
Famous As: Actress known for her strong, realistic screen presence and versatility.
Birth Year: 1907
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: January 20, 1990

Barbara Stanwyck went on to become one of the greatest actresses of Classical Hollywood cinema after being orphaned at age four. One of the favorite actresses of directors like Cecil B. DeMille, Barbara had become the highest-paid actress in America by 1944. Known for her realistic screen presence, Barbara won several prestigious honorary lifetime awards for her contribution to cinema.

 6 Carli Lloyd

Carli Lloyd
Famous As: Soccer player
Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Delran, New Jersey, United States

 7 Ginger Rogers

Ginger Rogers
Famous As: Actress, Dancer
Birth Year: 1911
Birthplace: Independence, Missouri, United States
Died: April 25, 1995

Ginger Rogers was an American actress, singer, and dancer. Often regarded as an American icon, Rogers played an important role in popularizing the Golden Age of Hollywood. After winning the Academy Award for portraying the title character in Kitty Foyle, Rogers became one of the highest-paid actresses during the 1940s. Her life inspired a musical titled Backwards in High Heels.

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 8 Jesse Jane

Jesse Jane
Famous As: Adult Film Actress
Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Cindy Taylor is a former adult-film actor and model, also known by her pseudonym, Jesse Jane. She has received several porn industry honors, such as the AVN and the XRCO Halls of Fame. She has also worked with Digital Playground. She is openly bisexual and is a cervical cancer survivor.

 9 Corey Feldman

Corey Feldman
Famous As: Actor, Musician & Activist
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

One half of the popular actor duo The Two Coreys, Corey Feldman started out as a child actor before establishing himself as a popular star in the American film industry. An ardent advocate against child molestation, Feldman was summoned to testify against Michael Jackson in the latter's child molestation trial; being Jackson's close friend, he did not testify against Jackson.

 10 Shoeless Joe Jackson

Shoeless Joe Jackson
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birth Year: 1887
Birthplace: Pickens County, South Carolina, United States
Died: December 5, 1951

MLB player Joseph Jefferson Jackson, or Shoeless Joe, was associated with the Philadelphia Athletics, the Cleveland Naps/Indians, and the Chicago White Sox. He was dragged into the Black Sox Scandal, through which the 1919 Chicago White Sox team members conspired to fix the World Series, leading him to be banned.

 11 Bobby Lashley

Bobby Lashley
Famous As: Professional Wrestler, Mixed Martial Artist
Birth Year: 1976
Birthplace: Junction City, Kansas, United States
Wrestler and MMA legend Bobby Lashley has won titles such as the ECW World Championship, the TNA/Impact World Heavyweight Championship, and the WWE US Championship. He currently plays for Raw under WWE, as part of stable The Hurt Business. He has headlined events such as Bound for Glory.

 12 Kim Woo-bin

Kim Woo-bin
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea

South Korean model and actor, Kim Woo-bin, has appeared in many hit TV shows and films. Interested in modeling from the time he has in high school, he started working as a runway model when he was 20. He is a cancer survivor and a role model for young people struggling with the disease.

 13 Ida B. Wells

Ida B. Wells
Famous As: Journalist
Birth Year: 1862
Birthplace: Holly Springs, Mississippi, United States
Died: March 25, 1931
Civil rights and women's rights activist Ida B. Wells is remembered for speaking up against the lynching of Blacks in the U.S. She was born a slave and freed by the Emancipation Proclamation. She later co-founded the NAACP. She also co-owned and wrote for Memphis Free Speech and Headlight.

 14 Roald Amundsen

Roald Amundsen
Famous As: The first person to reach the South Pole, Explorer
Birth Year: 1872
Birthplace: Borge, Norway
Died: June 18, 1928

Roald Amundsen was a Norwegian explorer. Specialized in exploring the polar regions, Amundsen was an important figure of the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration, an era in the exploration of Antarctica. He disappeared in 1928 when he was involved in a rescue mission in the Arctic. Owing to his significant achievements in polar exploration, several places are named after him.

 15 Jimmy Johnson

Jimmy Johnson
Famous As: American Football Player & Coach
Birth Year: 1943
Birthplace: Port Arthur, Texas, United States
Jimmy Johnson, also known as “Jimmy Jumpup," led the Dallas Cowboys as their head coach and won two Super Bowls consecutively. He has also coached teams such as the Miami Dolphins and Oklahoma State. He is one of two NFL coaches to be inducted into the “Centennial Class.” 

 16 Sergio Busquets

Sergio Busquets
Famous As: Football- Defensive midfielder for Spain
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Sabadell, Spain

 17 Wizkid

Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Surulere, Lagos

Nigerian singer Wizkid soared to fame with chart-busting tracks such as Holla at Your Boy. A performer who has revolutionized the Afrobeats genre, Wizkid supported Nigeria’s End SARS protests against police brutality, on social media. In 2011, he was part of a paternity scandal but denied having fathered a child.

 18 Jayma Mays

Jayma Mays
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Bristol, Tennessee, United States
Jayma Mays is best known as Emma from the hit series Glee. Audiences also loved her in the series The Millers, Ugly Betty, and Trial & Error. She voiced Dulcinea in The Adventures of Puss in Boots and also appeared as Grace Winslow in The Smurfs and its sequel.

 19 Alexandra Shipp

Alexandra Shipp
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1991
Birthplace: Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.

 20 Rosa Salazar

Rosa Salazar
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: British Columbia, Canada

 21 Kevin Abstract

Kevin Abstract
Famous As: Rapper Famous For His Debut Album 'MTV1987'
Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: Corpus Christi, Texas, United States

 22 Stewart Copeland

Stewart Copeland
Famous As: Musician
Birth Year: 1952
Birthplace: Alexandria, Virginia, USA

 23 Zach Randolph

Zach Randolph
Famous As: Basketball player
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Marion, Indiana, United States

 24 Daryl Mitchell

Daryl Mitchell
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1965
Birthplace: Wyandanch, New York, United States

 25 Maher Zain

Maher Zain
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Tripoli, Lebanon

Swedish singer Maher Zain had moved to Sweden from Lebanon with his family at 8. A qualified aeronautical engineer, he is now known for his fusion of Eastern and Western music and for the religious overtones in his songs. He has also worked with UNHCR to support Syrian refugees.

 26 Chris Pontius

Chris Pontius
Famous As: Actor, Television actor
Birth Year: 1974
Birthplace: Pasadena

Chris Pontius is an American actor and stunt performer. After appearing in the popular reality slapstick comedy TV series Jackass, Pontius went on to contribute as a writer for the comedy film Jackass: The Movie, a continuation of the series. He then went on to contribute as a writer for the subsequent Jackass movies, including Jackass 3D and Jackass Forever.

 27 Rubén Blades

Rubén Blades
Famous As: Musician
Birth Year: 1948
Birthplace: Panama City, Panama

 28 James Maslow

James Maslow
Famous As: Actor & Singer
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States

 29 AnnaLynne McCord

AnnaLynne McCord
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, USA

 30 Scott Derrickson

Scott Derrickson
Famous As: Film director
Birth Year: 1966
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado Denver, Colorado, U.S.

 31 Orville Redenbacher

Orville Redenbacher
Famous As: Businessman
Birth Year: 1907
Birthplace: Brazil, Indiana, United States
Died: September 19, 1995

 32 Frank Capone

Frank Capone
Famous As: Gangster
Birth Year: 1895
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: April 1, 1924

 33 Larry Sanger

Larry Sanger
Famous As: Co-Founder of Wikipedia
Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: Bellevue
Internet entrepreneur Lawrence Sanger is one of the co-founders of the online encyclopedia Wikipedia. He has also been associated with sites such as Everipedia, Citizendium, and Nupedia. He has, however, been critical of Wikipedia’s credibility after leaving the company in 2002. He is also a philosophy enthusiast and teacher.

 34 Michael Flatley

Michael Flatley
Famous As: Dancer & Musician
Birth Year: 1958
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Born in Chicago, Irish-origin entertainer Michael Flatley took to dancing inspired by his step dancer mother and music-loving father. Initially a gambler and stockbroker, he later performed with The Chieftains and then choreographed the globally renowned show Riverdance. He later launched shows such as Lord of the Dance and Celtic Tiger.

 35 Candice DeLong

Candice DeLong
Famous As: Criminologist
Birth Year: 1950
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois

 36 Mary Baker Eddy

Mary Baker Eddy
Famous As: Religious Leader
Birth Year: 1821
Birthplace: Bow, New Hampshire, United States
Died: December 3, 1910

Born to Congregationalist parents, Mary Baker Eddy had a difficult life, from losing her brother at 20, being widowed at 22, and then surviving a divorce. Remembered as the pioneer of Christian Science, she propagated faith healing and believed the cause of all illnesses lie in the human mind.

 37 Aruna Asaf Ali

Aruna Asaf Ali
Famous As: Indian Independence Activist, Educator
Birth Year: 1909
Birthplace: Kalka, Punjab, India
Died: July 29, 1996

 38 Tony Kushner

Tony Kushner
Famous As: Playwright, Screenwriter, Writer, Music educator
Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: New York City

 39 Clare of Assisi

Clare of Assisi
Famous As: Saint
Birth Year: 1194
Birthplace: Assisi, Italy
Died: August 11, 1253
Clare of Assisi, inspired by St. Francis of Assisi, ran away from home to escape marriage and received her vows instead. She later formed the Poor Clares. She was made the patron saint of television, as she had once seen the Mass on the walls of her room.

 40 Luke Hemmings

Luke Hemmings
Famous As: Musician, YouTube Star
Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: Sydney

Luke Hemmings, the youngest member of the phenomenally successful Australian pop-rock band 5 Seconds of Summer, had started his career with YouTube covers. A promising model, he has graced the cover of Glass Man magazine. He was part of a highly publicized and controversial relationship with social-media star Arzaylea Rodriguez.

 41 Tim Ryan

Tim Ryan
Famous As: Politician
Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: Niles, Ohio, U.S.

 42 Matthew Santoro

Matthew Santoro
Famous As: YouTuber
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Ontario

 43 Duncan Keith

Duncan Keith
Famous As: Ice hockey player
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Winnipeg

 44 Bess Myerson

Bess Myerson
Famous As: Actor, Politician, Model, Television actor
Birth Year: 1924
Birthplace: The Bronx
Died: December 14, 2014

 45 Shaun Pollock

Shaun Pollock
Famous As: Cricketer
Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: Port Elizabeth

Born into a family of renowned cricketers, Shaun Pollock was the son of Peter Pollock and the nephew of Graeme Pollock. One of the best medium pace bowlers of South Africa, he was pushed into captaincy when Hansie Cronje got entangled in a match-fixing scandal in 2000.

 46 Claude Lemieux

Claude Lemieux
Famous As: Ice hockey player - Right wing
Birth Year: 1965
Birthplace: Buckingham, Gatineau, Canada

 47 Desmond Dekker

Desmond Dekker
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birth Year: 1941
Birthplace: Saint Andrew Parish, Jamaica
Died: May 25, 2006

 48 Camille Corot

Camille Corot
Famous As: Painter
Birth Year: 1796
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: February 28, 1875

French painter Camille Corot is remembered for his landscape paintings that paved the path for the Impressionist movement. Born into a milliner’s family, Corot was a poor student and shunned his family business to learn painting at 25. His works, however, were easy to replicate and led to many forgeries.

 49 Kira Buckland

Kira Buckland
Famous As: Voice actress
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Anchorage, Alaska, United States

 50 Alexander Gilkes

Alexander Gilkes
Famous As: Businessman
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: United Kingdom

Alexander Gilkes is a British businessman. He is credited with co-founding an online auction house called Paddle8, for which he also served as the president from 2011 to 2018. He is also credited with co-founding Squared Circles. In 2017, Alexander Gilkes was named among the Most Creative Entrepreneurs by Fast Company magazine.  

Personality Traits & Characteristic of Famous People Born on July 16

Endowed with an intuitive nature and emotionally sensitive disposition, Cancerians born on July 16 are wise folks. These people are blessed with a brilliant imagination and the ability to quickly yet accurately assess others and the surroundings. These people have a sociable nature and are warm and friendly towards others with passionate views and ideas. However, despite this, July 16 individuals crave for some alone time to reflect, ponder, think and recharge their energies. They possess a self-sacrificing nature and are fairly quiet and shy. They have an air of mysteriousness and sophistication about them that is prevalent in their dreamy demeanor and strong sense of style. Ruled by the logics, July 16 folks however are strong propellers of positivity and believe that everything is achievable.

The general health and stability of individuals born on July 16 is mostly stable. These people very well know the art of taking care of themselves. However, one thing that July 16 folks need to work on is seeking professional medical advice. Since these people hate visiting the doctor, they fail to remain hale and hearty all the time which explains the unhealthiness which sometimes crop up. July 16 folks would benefit from more frequent medical check-ups. Another cause of ill-health is the tendency to live in the past which may be detrimental to the well-being of these individuals. Individuals born on July 16 should be optimistic in their approach and be futuristic instead of dwelling in the past.

Monetarily, individuals born on July 16 have little issues. They do not pay much emphasis to money but are not carefree as well. These people are cautious in their approach and watch what they spend. They are unlikely to overspend or indulge in impulsive shopping. July 16 individuals have an eye for bargain and thus, spend money wisely and carefully. Thus, it is rarely for these folk to fall into the pit of debt or credit.

A perfect career option for July 16 individuals is one that allows them to utilize their best talents. Since these people are skilled at assessing the feelings and needs of others and serving everyone unselfishly, they serve well in the caring profession. However, the occupational choice is not just limited to it as these people are endowed with artistic abilities and thus can do well in professions that allow them to express their creative best. Whatever the choice is, an ideal profession is one that allows July 16 natives to completely utilize their talent and skills.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Cancerians born on July 16 crave to form meaningful personal relationship with everyone around. They share a strong bond of love with their parents, siblings and friends. In matters of love, these people are typically mushy, doting and thoughtful. A perfect partner for these individuals is one who is very loving and understanding and not very demanding. He/she should understand the need for privacy and should be open for the same. Though July 16 natives usually have an easy-going nature with playful disposition, this can be altered into a serious, intense and moody once in a while. A rightful partner would understand the changeable nature of these folks and adjust accordingly. Overall, these people are incredibly supportive without any expectations. July 16 men and women are family oriented and wish to have a family really early on. Towards children, they are just as supportive, sensitive and caring as they are towards their love interest.

Lucky Color: Dark Green Shades
Lucky Number: 7, 16, 25, 34, 43, 52,
Lucky Days (of the week): Monday, Thursday
Lucky Days (of the month): 7, 16, 25