Famous People Born On July 20th

The typified personality traits of individuals born on July 20th are astrologically derived from the dual influence of Moon. The celestial body not only rules the zodiacal group of Cancer but also the date in which these individuals are born. Thus, the lunar planet solely determines the probability of the individuality of these natives. The intensified influential power of Moon is seen in the unique characteristic of July 23rd folks which include shy nature, charming demeanor, adaptability and compassion. These people make excellent companions and confidantes. They think deeply about everything and everyone and are not judgemental. July 20th individuals should work to avoid stress and anxiety as much as possible to play down the weaker traits as these people are susceptible to showing restless and unappreciative behavior.

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 1 
Pop Smoke
(American rapper closely associated with Brooklyn drill)
Pop Smoke
48
Birth Year: 1999
Birthplace: Canarsie, New York, United States
Died: February 19, 2020
 2 
Sandra Oh
(Actress)
Sandra Oh
60
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Ontario, Canada

A Canadian-American actress of Asian descent, Sandra Oh became the first Asian actress to win two Golden Globe awards and the first Asian woman to host the award ceremony. She is also the third actress of Asian origin to host the TV show, Saturday Night Live. In 2019, she was named in Time magazine's 100 most influential people in the world list.

 3 
Ben Simmons
(Australian Professional Basketball Player Who Plays at the Point Guard Position)
Ben Simmons
76
Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia
Ben Simmons, son of Australian basketball player Dave Simmons, initially played for LSU and was then drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers. Ben was named the 2018 NBA Rookie of the Year and the NBA All-Star in 2019 and 2020. He has also played for the Australian national team.
 4 
Chris Cornell
(Lead vocalist of the Rock Bands 'Soundgarden' & 'Audioslave')
Chris Cornell
41
Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
Died: May 18, 2017

Singer, songwriter, and musician Chris Cornell rose to fame as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist for the bands Soundgarden and Audioslave. One of the key figures of the 1990s grunge movement, he also had a successful solo career. Unfortunately, he suffered from depression and died of suicide at the peak of his career.

 5 
Carlos Santana
(Mexican-American Guitarist Who was Member of the Rock Band 'Santana')
Carlos Santana
14
Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: Autlán, Jalisco, Mexico

Guitarist Carlos Santana rose to fame in the late 1960s and 1970s with his rock band Santana. He introduced elements of Latin American jazz in his rock music to create unique songs. He is the recipient of ten Grammy Awards and three Latin Grammy Awards. Rolling Stone magazine listed him on its list of the 100 greatest guitarists in 2015.

 6 
Gisele Bündchen
(One of the Highest-Paid Models in the World)
Gisele Bündchen
82
Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: Horizontina, State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Regarded as the epitome of supermodel, Gisele Bündchen is credited with bringing an end to the heroin chic era of modeling and ushering in a healthy look with curves. She pioneered and popularized the horse walk and is considered the only remaining supermodel. 

 7 
Judy Greer
(Actress, Model)
Judy Greer
28
Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States

Judy Greer is an American actress and director who established herself in the film industry through sheer hard work and determination. A self-made woman, Judy Greer has received several honors for her work in films and TV. Judy Greer is also credited with popularizing meditation, especially Transcendental Meditation.

 8 
Julianne Hough
(Judge on Dancing with the Stars)
Julianne Hough
35
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Orem, Utah, United States
Julianne Hough shot to fame with Dancing with the Stars, in 2007, and eventually won two seasons and returned as a judge. Fans also remember her as Sandy from Grease Live! She aced the U.S. Country charts with her debut album and was also a judge on America's Got Talent.
 9 
Diana Rigg
(British Actress Known for Her Roles in 'The Avengers', 'Game of Thrones', 'Medea')
Diana Rigg
20
Birth Year: 1938
Birthplace: Doncaster, West Riding of Yorkshire, England
Died: September 10, 2020

English actress Diana Rigg had a wide-ranging career in films, television and theatre that spanned over six decades. Memorable roles of Diana include Emma Peel in television series The Avengers, which made her a sex-symbol; Mrs. Danvers in television drama Rebecca that won her an Emmy Award; and title role in the play Medea that won her a Tony Award.

 10 
Edmund Hillary
(One of the First Climbers to Have Reached the Summit of Mount Everest)
Edmund Hillary
45
Birth Year: 1919
Birthplace: Auckland, New Zealand
Died: January 11, 2008
Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay were the first to reach the top of Mount Everest, as part of the British expedition led by John Hunt. Hillary also reached both the poles. He later served as an ambassador to Nepal and founded the Himalayan Trust to help the people of Nepal.
 11 
Alycia Debnam-Carey
(Australian Actress Known for Her Role as ‘Lexa’ in the TV Series ‘The 100’)
Alycia Debnam-Carey
25
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
Alycia Debnam-Carey is best known as Lexa from the sci-fi series The 100. She initially gained fame with the reality show Next Stop Hollywood. Fans also loved her in the films Into the Storm and Friend Request and in the series McLeod's Daughters and Fear the Walking Dead.
 12 
Gregor Mendel
(Know for Creating the science of Genetics)
Gregor Mendel
10
Birth Year: 1822
Birthplace: Hynčice, Vražné, Czechia
Died: January 6, 1884

A scientist, meteorologist, mathematician, and biologist, Gregor Mendel is considered the founder of the modern science of genetics. He conducted a series of experiments on pea plants between 1856 and 1863, establishing many rules of heredity. Besides his work on pea plants, he also described novel plant species and conducted experiments with hawkweed and honeybees.

 13 
Terri Irwin
(Naturalist Who is The Owner of Australia Zoo in 'Beerwah, Queensland')
Terri Irwin
31
Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Eugene, Oregon, United States

American–Australian naturalist Terri Irwin is best known as the co-host of The Crocodile Hunter, along with her husband, the late animal expert Steve Irwin. She has also been part of shows such as Croc Files and Crikey! It's the Irwins, and helped in the development of Australia Zoo.

 14 
Dean Winters
(American Character Actor)
Dean Winters
5
Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

Dean Winters is an American actor best known for playing Ryan O'Reily in the popular television drama series, Oz. Before landing his role in Oz, Winters performed stand-up comedy at clubs, such as the Comedy Cellar and Catch a Rising Star. Despite facing a setback caused by health issues in 2009, Dean Winters made a comeback with 30 Rock.

 15 
Steven Adams
(New Zealand Professional Basketball Player Who Plays in the Center Position)
Steven Adams
13
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Rotorua, New Zealand

Steven Adams is a New Zealand basketball player who is currently playing for the Memphis Grizzlies of the NBA. Renowned for his humility and down to earth personality, Steven Adams is much loved and respected in the United States. 

 16 
Ray Allen
(Basketball player)
Ray Allen
13
Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Merced, California, United States
 17 
Billy Mays
(American salesperson)
Billy Mays
13
Birth Year: 1958
Birthplace: McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: June 28, 2009
 18 
Omar Epps
(Actor)
Omar Epps
6
Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: Brooklyn
 19 
John Francis Daley
(Actor, Film Director Producer and Screenwriter Known For His Collaborative Work With Jonathan Goldstein as a Film-Making Duo)
John Francis Daley
5
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Wheeling, Illinois, United States
John Francis Daley is best known as Sam Weir from Freaks and Geeks and as Dr. Lance Sweets from Bones. He is also part of the band Dayplayer. He has teamed up with Jonathan Goldstein to co-write films such as Spider-Man: Homecoming and co-direct/write the fifth National Lampoon's movie Vacation.
 20 
Donna Dixon
(Actress, Model)
Donna Dixon
13
Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Alexandria, Virginia, US

Donna Dixon is an American actress and model. In 1976, she won the Miss Virginia USA pageant and followed it up by winning the Miss District of Columbia World title the next year. She then established herself as an actress, appearing in TV series like Bosom Buddies. She is also the wife of popular actor, musician, and filmmaker Dan Aykroyd.

 21 
Francesco Petrarch
(Poet, Scholar and Humanist)
Francesco Petrarch
13
Birth Year: 1304
Birthplace: Arezzo, Italy
Died: July 19, 1374
Legendary Renaissance poet and the father of humanism Petrarch is remembered for his poems addressed to a certain Laura. While his lawyer father pushed him into studying law, Petrarch’s love for literature made him quit the domain after 7 years, following which he focused on writing. 
 22 
Josh Holloway
4
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: San Jose, California, U.S.

Josh Holloway is an American actor, producer, and model. He is best known for playing James Ford in the drama television series, Lost, for which he was honored with the Screen Actors Guild Award and Saturn Award. Known for his good looks as much as for his acting skills, Josh Holloway started his career as a print and runway model.

 23 
Shaquem Griffin
(American football player)
Shaquem Griffin
5
Birth Year: 1995
Birthplace: St. Petersburg, Florida
 24 
Tosca Musk
(Producer, Director and Co-Founder of the Streaming Service ‘Passionflix’)
Tosca Musk
30
Birth Year: 1974
Birthplace: South Africa

South African filmmaker, Tosca Musk, has produced and directed several TV programs, films, and web series. Beginning her career in the early 2000s, she teamed up with Jeff Macpherson to produce the web series, Tiki Bar TV. Her movie, Simple Things, received the California Independent Film Festival Slate Award. She is also the founder of the streaming service Passionflix.

 25 
Dwayne Wayans
(Film score composer and writer known for being a member of the Wayans family.)
Dwayne Wayans
3
Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
 26 
Cormac McCarthy
(One of the Greatest Contemporary American Writers Who is Known for His Graphic Depictions of Violence)
Cormac McCarthy
6
Birth Year: 1933
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Renonwed as one of the most gifted contemporary writers, Cormac McCarthy is distinguished for his unique writing style and graphic depictions of violence. His novels depict wayward characters in the rural American South and Southwest. He shot to fame with his novel All The Pretty Horses and bagged in Pulitzer Prize for his post-apocalyptic novel The Road.
 27 
Wendy Richard
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Miss Shirley Brahms’ on the TV Sitcom ‘Are You Being Served?’)
Wendy Richard
8
Birth Year: 1943
Birthplace: Middlesbrough, Cleveland, England
Died: February 26, 2009

Wendy Richard is best remembered as Shirley Brahms from Are You Being Served? and as Pauline Fowler from EastEnders, and won the British Soap Award for Special Achievement for the latter. She died of breast cancer at 65 but documented the final months of her life in a BBC documentary.

 28 
Lola Albright
(Actress, Singer)
Lola Albright
4
Birth Year: 1924
Birthplace: Akron, Ohio, United States
Died: March 23, 2017
 29 
Stephen Strasburg
(American Professional Baseball Pitcher)
Stephen Strasburg
2
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States
 30 
Peter Forsberg
(One of the Greatest Players in the History of Ice Hockey)
Peter Forsberg
5
Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: Örnsköldsvik, Sweden

Peter Forsberg is a Swedish former ice hockey player. Forsberg is considered one of the greatest players in the history of ice hockey. He is best known for winning a gold medal at the 1994 and 2006 Winter Olympics. Peter Forsberg was inducted into the IIHF Hall of Fame and the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2013 and 2014 respectively.

 31 
Shaquill Griffin
(Football player)
Shaquill Griffin
7
Birth Year: 1995
Birthplace: St. Petersburg, Florida, United States
 32 
Aimee Mullins
(First Amputee to Compete Against Able-bodied Athletes in NCAA Events)
Aimee Mullins
1
Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States

Born without fibular bones, Aimee Mullins had to have her legs amputated below the knee as an infant. Undeterred, she grew up to be a Paralympic record-breaker, competing as a track and field athlete with prosthetic legs. She has walked the ramp for Alexander McQueen and has starred in films, too.

 33 
Mike Ilitch
(Former Entrepreneur, Founder of Little Caesars)
Mike Ilitch
0
Birth Year: 1929
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: February 10, 2017
 34 
Joey Bragg
(Actor)
Joey Bragg
6
Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: Union City, California
 35 
Alberto Santos Dumont
(Brazilian aviator)
Alberto Santos Dumont
7
Birth Year: 1873
Birthplace: Santos Dumont
Died: July 23, 1932
Brazilian aviator Alberto Santos Dumont was born to an affluent coffee plantation owner and studied engineering in France. He was the man behind the first public flight in a winged aircraft in Europe. Later, the use of planes in warfare made him so depressed that he committed suicide.
 36 
Princess Alexandra of Hanover
(Princess)
Princess Alexandra of Hanover
6
Birth Year: 1999
Birthplace: Vöcklabruck, Upper Austria, Austria
 37 
Haakon, Crown Prince of Norway
(Heir apparent)
Haakon, Crown Prince of Norway
8
Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: Oslo, Norway
 38 
DJ Screw
9
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Smithville, Texas, United States
Died: November 16, 2000
 39 
Mahmud II
(Sultan of Ottoman Empire)
Mahmud II
7
Birth Year: 1785
Birthplace: İstanbul, Turkey
Died: July 1, 1839

Mahmud II reigned as the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire from 1808 to 1839. His reign was marked by the extensive military, administrative, and fiscal reforms which he initiated. The reforms that he initiated eventually led to the formation of the modern Turkish Republic. He is also credited with rebuilding a strong naval force for the empire.

 40 
Frank Whaley
(Actor)
Frank Whaley
2
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Syracuse, New York, USA
 41 
Chuck Daly
(Basketball coach)
Chuck Daly
3
Birth Year: 1930
Birthplace: Saint Marys, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: May 9, 2009
 42 
Sally Ann Howes
(Actress)
Sally Ann Howes
4
Birth Year: 1930
Birthplace: St. John's Wood, London, England, UK
 43 
Kim Carnes
(Singer)
Kim Carnes
3
Birth Year: 1945
Birthplace: Pasadena, California, USA
 44 
Carlos Alazraqui
(Actor, stand-up comedian best known for his role as Deputy James Garcia on Reno 911! and for his voice acting roles)
Carlos Alazraqui
1
Birth Year: 1962
Birthplace: Yonkers, New York, United States
 45 
Troy Smith
(American Football Player)
Troy Smith
2
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, United States
 46 
Enrique Peña Nieto
(64th President of Mexico (2012 - 2018))
Enrique Peña Nieto
16
Birth Year: 1966
Birthplace: Atlacomulco de Fabela

Mexican politician Enrique Peña Nieto served as the 64th President of Mexico from 2012 to 2018. He was previously the Governor of the State of Mexico. He joined politics in the mid-1980s as a member of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI). He was a controversial president and his tenure saw a rise in drug trade and corruption.

 47 
Floyd Collins
(American Cave Explorer)
Floyd Collins
0
Birth Year: 1887
Birthplace: Auburn, Kentucky, United States
Died: February 13, 1925

Cave explorer Floyd Collins is remembered for an ill-fated solo cave exploration in Kentucky, when he lost his balance and got stuck in a tight tunnel. His rescue attempt was widely covered by the media, but the tunnel collapsed and he died eventually. His body was recovered after 2 months.

 48 
Jaclyn Hill
(YouTube Star)
Jaclyn Hill
4
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Illinois, United States
 49 
Julian Rhind-Tutt
(Actor)
Julian Rhind-Tutt
0
Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: West Drayton, England
 50 
Nicola Benedetti
(Italian-Scottish Classical Solo Violinist)
Nicola Benedetti
0
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Irvine, North Ayrshire, Scotland

Personality Traits & Characteristic of Famous People Born on July 20

Personality
Cancerians with their birthday on July 20 are creatively endowed natives with a practical nature and the desire to be loved, respected and liked by all. These people have high levels of sensitivity, shyness and charm and a generous, calm and patient nature, which makes them highly adaptable and cooperative. They are go getter type of people with a fierce determination and touch of idealism. These people love challenges and quite attracted to outdoor activities. Intellectual and receptive to the needs of others, these people are gifted with uncanny intuition and a fabulous imagination. Additional personality traits include their tactfulness, cheerful attitude and reliable nature.

Health
The general health condition of individuals born on July 20 is usually good, thanks to their constant effort not to push their mind or body too much. These people should watch out on their sleep and get the recommended amount to stay upright and avoid restlessness and clumsiness. Another important health concern that they should look out for is including a variety in their regular diet. Since these people have a craving for their favourite food and are prone to comfort eating, they sometimes lose out on the necessary vitamins. A variety in the diet would not only mean refuelling the body with the vitamins but also lessening the indulgence in comfort eating. July 20 people should include some activity in their routine such as dancing or cycling to stay fit and hearty.

Finance
Cancerians born on July 20 are averagely decent at managing money. Though they understand the value of money and are cautious while dealing with it, their generosity sometimes gets the better of them which causes them to overspend. Otherwise, these people have a sensible attitude towards money and spend it cautiously. What’s more, these people are great at saving money for the future.  

Career
More than the rate of pay, it is the work satisfaction that is an important condition which needs to be fulfilled by individuals born on July 20 while picking the right job. As such, it is rare to sport a person with this birthdate involved in a profession only because of the financial rewards that it offer or the status that it brings along. Since these people are highly adaptable, calm, composed and patient, the ideal work occupations include job in the teaching or social care sector.   

Relationships, Marriage & Children
July 20 individuals are honest folks with a strict adherence to moral values and traditions. They love the security that relationships with family and friends bring on and crave for a similar stance while making love partnership. Since these people value moral standards heavily, they do not mind being alone and finding the perfect soul mate than club with a wrong partner and form an unhappy relationship. An ideal partner for these people is one who does not stifle their imaginativeness and is not too clingy. He/she should provide space and recognize individuality of July 20 folks. These people are wonderfully affectionate and intensely communicative towards their partner. As far as parenting is concerned, these people make nurturing parents. These people are affectionate towards their children to the point of being overly protective. They try to shelter their children from life’s problem and do not allow them to tackle life on their own.  

Lucky Color: Cream, White, Green
Lucky Number: 2, 11, 20, 29, 38, 47, 56
Lucky Days (of the week): Monday, Thursday, Sunday
Lucky Days (of the month): 2, 11, 20