Famous People Born In Lagos

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 1 
Israel Adesanya
(New Zealand Mixed Martial Artist and Kickboxer)
Israel Adesanya
83
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 22, 1989
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 2 
Hakeem Olajuwon
(One of the Greatest Basketball Players of All Time)
Hakeem Olajuwon
18
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 21, 1963
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 7'0" (213 cm)
 3 
Alex Iwobi
(Footballer)
Alex Iwobi
8
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 3, 1996
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 4 
Wizkid
(Singer-songwriter)
Wizkid
26
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 16, 1990
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 5 
Obafemi Martins
(Footballer)
Obafemi Martins
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 28, 1984
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 6 
Tiwa Savage
(Nigerian Singer and Actress Known for Her Album ‘Once Upon a Time’ and ‘I Look to You’)
Tiwa Savage
7
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: February 5, 1980
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 7 
Nelson Agholor
(American Football player)
Nelson Agholor
11
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 24, 1993
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 8 
Toks Olagundoye
2
Birthdate: September 16, 1975
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 9 
Arnaut Danjuma
(Footballer winger)
Arnaut Danjuma
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 31, 1997
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 10 
Adetomiwa Edun
(Actor best known for his roles as Sir Elyan in the television show Merlin)
Adetomiwa Edun
1
Birthdate: March 4, 1984
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 11 
Michael Olowokandi
(Basketball Player)
Michael Olowokandi
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 3, 1975
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 7'0" (213 cm)
 12 
Josh Okogie
(Basketball player)
Josh Okogie
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 1, 1998
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 13 
Omos
(Professional wrestler and former college basketball player.)
Omos
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 16, 1994
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)
 14 
Omotola Jalade Ekeinde
2
Birthdate: February 7, 1978
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 15 
Emmanuel Ogbah
(American Football player)
Emmanuel Ogbah
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 6, 1993
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 16 
Akim Aliu
(Former Ice hockey right winger)
Akim Aliu
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 24, 1989
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 17 
Chiedozie Ogbene
(Football player - Winger)
Chiedozie Ogbene
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 1, 1997
Sun Sign: Taurus
 18 
Joke Silva
(Nigerian actress)
Joke Silva
1
Birthdate: September 29, 1961
Sun Sign: Libra
 19 
Raymond Igbalodely
0
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: October 11, 1982
Sun Sign: Libra
 20 
Taye Ismaila Taiwo
(Footballer)
Taye Ismaila Taiwo
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 16, 1985
Sun Sign: Aries
 21 
Michael Ojo
(Basketball player)
Michael Ojo
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 5, 1993
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: August 7, 2020
Height: 7'1" (216 cm)
 22 
Mo Abudu
(Talk Show Host, Media Proprietor)
Mo Abudu
5
Birthdate: September 11, 1964
Sun Sign: Virgo
 23 
Cait O'Riordan
(She played bass guitar for the Irish punk/folk band the Pogues from 1983 to 1986)
Cait O'Riordan
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 4, 1965
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 24 
Nathaniel Bassey
(Trumpeter, Pastor)
Nathaniel Bassey
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 27, 1978
Sun Sign: Virgo
 25 
Cait O'Riordan
(British Musician, Bass Guitar Player, and Radio Host)
Cait O'Riordan
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 4, 1965
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 26 
Mike Ezuruonye
0
Birthdate: September 21, 1982
Sun Sign: Virgo
 27 
Ademola Okulaja
(Basketball player)
Ademola Okulaja
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 10, 1975
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'9" (206 cm)
 28 
Nicole Moudaber
(Disc jockey)
Nicole Moudaber
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 19, 1977
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 29 
Romeo Okwara
(Football player)
Romeo Okwara
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 17, 1995
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 30 
Joseph Ossai
(American football player)
Joseph Ossai
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 13, 2000
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 31 
Ernest Shonekan
(Nigerian Statesman and Lawyer Who Served as Interim Head of State of Nigeria)
Ernest Shonekan
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 9, 1934
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: January 11, 2022
 32 
Lola Rae
(Singer, Dancer)
Lola Rae
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 20, 1991
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 33 
Oluchi Onweagba
(Fashion Model)
Oluchi Onweagba
2
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: August 1, 1982
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 34 
Antonio Deinde Fernandez
(Businessperson, Diplomat)
Antonio Deinde Fernandez
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 12, 1929
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: September 1, 2015
 35 
Innocent Emeghara
(Football Striker)
Innocent Emeghara
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 27, 1989
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 36 
Israel Idonije
(Football player)
Israel Idonije
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 17, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)
 37 
Joshua Kayode
(Footballer forward)
Joshua Kayode
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 4, 2000
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 38 
Gilbert Chagoury
(Billionaire Businessman)
Gilbert Chagoury
1
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: January 8, 1946
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 39 
Tobi Bakre
(Reality Star)
Tobi Bakre
0
Birthdate: June 1, 1994
Sun Sign: Gemini
 40 
Moses Ashikodi
(Football player Striker)
Moses Ashikodi
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 27, 1987
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 41 
Razak Omotoyossi
(Football Striker)
Razak Omotoyossi
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 8, 1985
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 42 
Festus Baise
(Football player - Centre-back)
Festus Baise
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 11, 1980
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 43 
Caleb Benenoch
(Football player)
Caleb Benenoch
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 2, 1994
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 44 
Femi Pedro
(Nigerian Politician and Banker Who Served as Deputy Governor of Lagos State)
Femi Pedro
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: January 29, 1955
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 45 
Simeon Akinola
(Footballer winger or forward position)
Simeon Akinola
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 6, 1992
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 46 
Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab
(Underwear Bomber)
Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab
5
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: December 22, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 47 
Jaycee John Okwunwanne
(Football player)
Jaycee John Okwunwanne
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 8, 1985
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 48 
David Onyemata
(American Football player)
David Onyemata
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 13, 1992
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 49 
Samuel Akinbinu
(Football player - Forward)
Samuel Akinbinu
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 6, 1999
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 50 
Orlando Martins
0
Birthdate: December 8, 1899
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: September 25, 1985