Famous People Born On March 16th

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The ruling planet of 16th March is Neptune and the zodiac sign of individuals born on this particular day is Pisces. The mystic Piscean characters born on 16th March have keen sense of clairvoyance. Philosophical thinking dominates them and their intelligence and creativity is overly influenced with philosophical influences and spirituality. People who share this birthday are extremely curious and insightful about everything in life. This particular trait of the typical Piscean character interferes with their intelligence and personal growth. Individuals born on this day have a strong liking towards spirituality and their perception is always in the supreme state. But, these people are not driven away by intense philosophical thoughts; instead they are firmly placed on the plane of reality.

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 1 
Alexandra Daddario
(Best Known for Her Role in the Films: 'San Andreas', 'Baywatch' and 'Percy Jackson' Film Series)
Alexandra Daddario
57
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

Rising to fame with her role as Annabeth Chase in the Percy Jackson film series, actress Alexandra Daddario made her television debut at the age of 16. A daughter of lawyers, she chose a profession considered unconventional in her family circle. Fully dedicated to her profession, she has studied the Meisner acting technique for years.

 2 
Josef Mengele
(German Physician Known for His Atrocities at the Auschwitz II Concentration Camp)
Josef Mengele
73
Birth Year: 1911
Birthplace: Bavaria, Germany
Died: February 7, 1979

Known as Angel of Death, Dr. Josef Mengele was the chief doctor of Auschwitz concentration camp and was responsible for killing thousands of Jews as well as torturing the prisoners mercilessly and conducting inhuman experiments on them. These included injecting them with chemicals and stitching twin children together. Despite his horrible crimes, the infamous Nazi doctor could never be captured.

 3 
James Madison
(4th President of The United States)
James Madison
18
Birth Year: 1751
Birthplace: Port Conway, Virginia, United States
Died: June 28, 1836

James Madison played an important role in drafting the US Constitution and the US Bill of Rights and is hailed as the Father of the Constitution. He also co-wrote The Federalist Papers, considered to be a seminal work of political science. As president, he led the country into the 1812 war and historians place him as an above-average president.

 4 
Lauren Graham
(Actress and Author Best Known for Her Role as ‘Lorelai Gilmore’ in the TV Series ‘Gilmore Girls’)
Lauren Graham
23
Birth Year: 1967
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

Lauren Graham is an American actress popular for playing Lorelai Gilmore in the famous television series, Gilmore Girls. Apart from being an actress, Lauren Graham is also an author and has published a couple of books, including a memoir. Also known for her beauty, Lauren has graced the cover of magazines like Health, Good Housekeeping, Redbook, Parade, and Self.

 5 
Jhené Aiko
(Singer-Songwriter Known for Her Songs ‘The Worst’ and ‘Sail Out’)
Jhené Aiko
17
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

American singer and songwriter Jhené Aiko's musical style is associated with PBR&B, a new wave of music viewed as an alternative to contemporary R&B. Her personal life, which includes an early pregnancy at the age of 20, the death of her brother Miyagi, a major car accident, and troubled relationships, has not affected her impressive music career.

 6 
Jerry Lewis
(Comedian, Actor and One of the Most Significant American Cultural Figures of All Time)
Jerry Lewis
18
Birth Year: 1926
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States
Died: August 20, 2017

One half of the popular American comedy duo Martin & Lewis, Jerry Lewis was nicknamed The King of Comedy for his comedic skills. Also a filmmaker, Jerry Lewis helped develop video assist and went on to popularize the system, which is widely used today. Also a humanitarian, Lewis worked closely with the Muscular Dystrophy Association, raising awareness about muscular dystrophy.

 7 
Joel Embiid
(Cameroonian-French Professional Basketball Player Who Plays as a Center)
Joel Embiid
7
Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: Yaoundé, Cameroon

The seven-foot-tall Cameroonian basketball player has been part of the Philadelphia team since his NBA debut in 2016-17. Joel Embiid who plays in the power forward position has the honor of being chosen to the All-Star team three times. 

 8 
Blake Griffin
(American Professional Basketball Player Who Plays as a Power Forward)
Blake Griffin
18
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
Six-time NBA All-Star Detroit Pistons power forward Blake Griffin began his career playing for the Oklahoma Sooners, becoming the Consensus National Player of the Year. He was then drafted by the Los Angeles Clippers and won the Rookie of the Year award and the Slam Dunk Contest in 2011. 
 9 
Alan Tudyk
(Actor)
Alan Tudyk
9
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: El Paso, Texas, United States

Alan Tudyk is best known as Hoban "Wash" Washburne from the film Serenity and the series Firefly. He has also appeared in the films DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story, Knocked Up, and 3:10 to Yuma, has voiced characters in animated features such as Zootopia, the Ice Age movies, and Frozen.

 10 
Brooke Burns
(Known for Her Role in Action Drama Series 'Baywatch' & Host of the NBC Game Show 'Dog Eat Dog')
Brooke Burns
8
Birth Year: 1978
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
Brooke Burns is best known as Jessie Owens from Baywatch and Baywatch: Hawaii. A former ballerina and model, she earned an Emmy nomination for her stint as the host of the quiz show The Chase. After recovering from a serious spinal injury, she now raises awareness about the same.
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Jerome Flynn
(Actor and Singer Best Known for His Roles as ‘Paddy Garvey’ in the TV Series Soldier Soldier)
Jerome Flynn
3
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Bromley, Kent, England

Jerome Flynn is an English actor known for playing Bronn in the popular fantasy drama television series, Game of Thrones, for which he was nominated for a couple of Screen Actors Guild Awards. Also a singer, Flynn performed alongside Robson Green as a pop duo during the 1990s. He also promotes a vegan lifestyle and works with organizations like PETA.

 12 
Victor Garber
(Best Known for His Roles as 'Jack Bristow' in the Drama Series 'Alias' (2001–2006))
Victor Garber
6
Birth Year: 1949
Birthplace: London, Canada

Victor Garber is a Canadian singer and actor best known for his work in theatre, television, and film. Over the years, Garber has received nominations for several prestigious awards, such as Primetime Emmy Awards and Tony Awards. His work in critically acclaimed movies like Titanic, Argo, and Milk was also appreciated with Screen Actors Guild Award nominations.

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Nancy Wilson
(Guitarist and Backing Vocalist in the Rock Band 'Heart')
Nancy Wilson
2
Birth Year: 1954
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States

Nancy Wilson is a celebrated musician, singer, songwriter and composer.  A guitar virtuoso from the age of ten, she joined the rock band Heart in early 1970s, releasing numerous albums with them. She released her first solo studio album in 2021.

 14 
Francisco Pizarro
(Spanish conquistador)
Francisco Pizarro
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Birth Year: 1478
Birthplace: Trujillo, Spain
Died: June 26, 1541

Francisco Pizarro was a Spanish conquistador best remembered for his expeditions that eventually paved the way for the Spanish conquest of Peru. Along with Vasco Núñez de Balboa, Pizarro became the first European to reach the Pacific Ocean after crossing the Isthmus of Panama. After two failed expeditions to Peru, Pizarro led a third and successful campaign to conquer Peru.

 15 
Aisling Bea
(Irish Comedian and Actress Known for Her Comedy Series 'This Way Up')
Aisling Bea
10
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Kildare, Ireland

Aisling Bea is an Irish actor, screenwriter, and comedian who has been serving as a team captain on the popular British comedy panel show 8 Out of 10 Cats since 2016. Apart from being a comedian and actor, Aisling Bea is also an activist; she campaigned successfully for the introduction of legal abortion and same-sex marriage legislation in Ireland.

 16 
Jung So-min
(Actress)
Jung So-min
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Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Jinju, South Gyeongsang

Jung So-min is a South Korean actress best known for playing Oh Ha-ni in the 2010 TV series Playful Kiss. A prominent actress in the Korean entertainment industry, Jung So-min has won several prestigious awards, such as the Korean Culture and Entertainment Award, MBC Entertainment Award, and KBS Entertainment Award.

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Sophie Hunter
(Theatre Director)
Sophie Hunter
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Birth Year: 1978
Birthplace: Hammersmith, London

Sophie Hunter is an English playwright, opera director, and former performer. She is credited with co-founding and popularizing a theatre company called Boileroom, which was honored with the Samuel Theatre Trust Award in 2007 for its play The Terrific Electric, which marked Sophie Hunter's directorial debut.

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Pat Nixon
(First Lady of the United States from 1969 to 1974 as the Wife of President Richard Nixon)
Pat Nixon
5
Birth Year: 1912
Birthplace: Ely, Nevada, United States
Died: June 22, 1993

Pat Nixon was an American educator who served as the First Lady of the US from 1969 to 1974 during which she promoted several charitable causes. She is also one of the most traveled First Lady in the history of the United States, accompanying her husband Richard Nixon on his trips to the Soviet Union and China among other countries.

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Flavor Flav
(Rapper)
Flavor Flav
13
Birth Year: 1959
Birthplace: Roosevelt, New York, United States
Rapper and hip-hop “hype man” Flavor Flav co-founded the rap group Public Enemy. Known for his signature style of wearing clocks as ornaments and for his screams of "Yeah, boyeeeeee!” in his songs, he has also starred in several reality shows. He owned two restaurants, which closed down unceremoniously.
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Chuck Woolery
(Game show host)
Chuck Woolery
5
Birth Year: 1941
Birthplace: Ashland, Kentucky, United States
 21 
Erik Estrada
(Best Known for His Lead Role in the TV Series 'CHiPs')
Erik Estrada
4
Birth Year: 1949
Birthplace: East Harlem, New York, United States

Erik Estrada is an American police officer, voice actor, and actor. He is best known for playing Francis Llewelyn Poncherello in the popular crime drama TV series, CHiPs. Also known for his work as an activist, Erik Estrada became the international face of D.A.R.E., a campaign against drugs, in 2000.

 22 
Tim Kang
(Actor Known for His Role as ‘Kimball Cho’ in the TV Series ‘The Mentalist’)
Tim Kang
6
Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Tim Kang is best known as Kimball Cho from The Mentalist and as Gordon Katsumoto from Magnum P.I. He has also appeared in films such as Two Weeks Notice. He owns a production house, is a black belt in Taekwondo, and supports charities that help exploited children.
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Vladimir Komarov
(First Cosmonaut to Fly into Space Twice and the First Human to Die in a Space Flight)
Vladimir Komarov
3
Birth Year: 1927
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: April 24, 1967

Soviet cosmonaut Vladimir Komarov was the first from his country to fly into space twice. He died when his Soyuz 1 capsule crashed while re-entering the Earth, due to a parachute failure, on April 24, 1967, which made him the first human to die in a space flight.

 24 
Wolfgang Van Halen
(Bassist of the Rock Band ‘Van Halen’ and Son of Eddie Van Halen)
Wolfgang Van Halen
5
Birth Year: 1991
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States

The son of famous guitarist Eddie Van Halen, Wolfgang Van Halen is a musician and bassist. He is currently the youngest member of the popular rock band Van Halen, which was founded by his father. Over the years, Wolfgang Van Halen has contributed immensely to the success of his band.

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Vladimir Guerrero Jr.
(Baseball third baseman)
Vladimir Guerrero Jr.
5
Birth Year: 1999
Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Isabelle Huppert
(French Actress Best Known for Playing Cold and Disdainful Characters)
Isabelle Huppert
6
Birth Year: 1953
Birthplace: Paris, France

Isabelle Huppert is a French actress best known for playing cold and disdainful characters. Regarded as one of the finest actresses of her generation, Huppert has won several prestigious awards, such as a BAFTA Award, Golden Globe Award, and César Awards. In 2020, Isabelle Huppert was ranked second on The New York Times' greatest actors of the 21st century list.

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Fahd of Saudi Arabia
(The Longest-Reigning King of Saudi Arabia (1982 - 2005))
Fahd of Saudi Arabia
4
Birth Year: 1921
Birthplace: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Died: August 1, 2005

Fahd of Saudi Arabia, the eighth son of Saudi king Abdulaziz, started his career as a politician and served as the minister of education and the minister of interior of Saudi Arabia. He then reigned as the king and prime minister of Saudi Arabia for more than 2 decades, becoming the longest-reigning Saudi king.

 28 
Richard Stallman
(Free Software Movement Activist and Programmer)
Richard Stallman
0
Birth Year: 1953
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States

Computer programmer and free-software activist Richard Stallman established the Free Software Foundation. The Harvard and MIT alumnus led the free GNU project, aimed at creating a UNIX-like operating system. He was later dragged into a controversy when he dismissed a sexual assault victim’s allegation against Jeffrey Epstein.

 29 
Bernardo Bertolucci
(The First Italian filmmaker to Win the Academy Award for Best Director)
Bernardo Bertolucci
0
Birth Year: 1941
Birthplace: Parma, Italy
Died: November 26, 2018

Born to a famous Italian poet and writer, Bernardo Bertolucci himself wrote and won many literary prizes in his younger days. He later established himself as one of Italian cinema’s best filmmakers and was the first filmmaker from his country to win an Academy Award, winning it for The Last Emperor.

 30 
Jens Stoltenberg
(Economist, Politician)
Jens Stoltenberg
0
Birth Year: 1959
Birthplace: Oslo

Jens Stoltenberg is a Norwegian politician who served as the Prime Minister of Norway between 2000 and 2013 in two separate terms. An influential politician, Stoltenberg also served as the Minister of Industry and Energy from 1993 to 1996 and Minister of Finance from 1996 to 1997. Jens Stoltenberg is the current Secretary General of NATO.

 31 
Mónica Cruz
(Spanish Actress and Younger Sister of Actress 'Penélope Cruz')
Mónica Cruz
3
Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: Alcobendas, Spain

Known as the younger sister of Spanish actor Penélope Cruz, Mónica Cruz is not just an actor but also a trained dancer, specializing in flamenco and ballet. Known for her roles in projects such as The Inquiry and Last Hour, she is now also a mother of a daughter, through artificial insemination.

 32 
Mercedes McCambridge
0
Birth Year: 1916
Birthplace: Joliet, Illinois, United States
Died: March 2, 2004
 33 
Todd McFarlane
(Comic book artist best known as the creator of the popular Spawn comics.)
Todd McFarlane
0
Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: Calgary, Canada

Todd McFarlane is a Canadian writer, artist, comic book creator, filmmaker, and entrepreneur. Renowned for his artistic work on The Amazing Spider-Man, Todd became a comic book superstar during the 1980s and 1990s for his work on the Spider-Man franchise. As an entrepreneur, Todd McFarlane is credited with founding Todd McFarlane Productions and its subsidiary McFarlane Toys.

 34 
Danny Brown
(Rapper)
Danny Brown
1
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
 35 
Tsutomu Yamaguchi
(Survivor of Hiroshima & Nagasaki)
Tsutomu Yamaguchi
2
Birth Year: 1916
Birthplace: Japan
Died: January 4, 2010

Tsutomu Yamaguchi was a Japanese marine engineer who survived the deadly Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings during the Second World War. He became the only person to be officially recognized as a survivor of both Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombings after he applied for double recognition in January 2009.

 36 
Caroline Herschel
(Astronomer)
Caroline Herschel
4
Birth Year: 1750
Birthplace: Hanover, Germany
Died: January 9, 1848

Caroline Herschel was a German astronomer who is credited with the discovery of many comets, such as 35P/Herschel-Rigollet, which is named in her honor. In 1828, Herschel became the first woman to be honored with a Gold Medal of the Royal Astronomical Society. She was also the first female scientist to receive a salary.

 37 
Rodney Peete
(American Football Player)
Rodney Peete
2
Birth Year: 1966
Birthplace: Mesa, Arizona, USA
 38 
Tim Hardaway Jr.
(Basketball player)
Tim Hardaway Jr.
3
Birth Year: 1992
Birthplace: Alameda, California
 39 
Rupert Sanders
(British Film Director)
Rupert Sanders
0
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Westminster, London, United Kingdom
Director Rupert Sanders is best known for his work in the blockbuster film Snow White and the Huntsman and the movie adaptation of the sci-fi manga franchise Ghost in the Shell. He also won two Golden Lions for directing the commercial The Life for the video game Halo 3: ODST
 40 
Matthew Flinders
6
Birth Year: 1774
Birthplace: Donington
Died: July 19, 1814
 41 
Clifton Powell
0
Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: Washington, District of Columbia, USA
 42 
Curtis Granderson
(Baseball Player)
Curtis Granderson
1
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Blue Island, Illinois, US
 43 
Jorge Ramos
(Best-Known Spanish-Language News Anchor in the United States of America)
Jorge Ramos
4
Birth Year: 1958
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico

One of the most influential Hispanic journalists in the US, Jorge Ramos gained the tag of the Walter Cronkite of Latino America. Starting his career with Televisa in Mexico, he later worked for KMEX in the US and soon gained fame as the co-anchor of Noticiero Univision.

 44 
Georg Ohm
(Physicist & Mathematician)
Georg Ohm
3
Birth Year: 1789
Birthplace: Erlangen, Germany
Died: July 6, 1854

Georg Ohm was a German mathematician and physicist. He is credited with discovering the proportionality between the voltage applied through a conductor and the subsequent electric current, which came to be known as Ohm's law. His work earned him the prestigious Copley Medal in 1841. A prolific writer, Georg Ohm published several papers and pamphlets throughout his career.

 45 
Paul Schneider
0
Birth Year: 1976
Birthplace: Oakland, California, United States
 46 
Leo McKern
(Actor)
Leo McKern
1
Birth Year: 1920
Birthplace: Sydney
Died: July 23, 2002
 47 
Joey Merlino
(Crime boss)
Joey Merlino
1
Birth Year: 1962
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
 48 
Jerry Jeff Walker
(Singer-Songwriter)
Jerry Jeff Walker
0
Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Oneonta, New York, United States
 49 
Ozzie Newsome
(American football player)
Ozzie Newsome
0
Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: Muscle Shoals, Alabama, United States
 50 
Henny Youngman
(Comedian)
Henny Youngman
0
Birth Year: 1906
Birthplace: Whitechapel
Died: February 24, 1998

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on March 16

Personality
People born on 16th March prefer to compromise with other people and they are masters in appreciating others notions. These people are independent and their love for independence is so strong that they incorporate it with each little thing they do. People born on this day are known as the most abstract day dreamers because they love to imagine and dream about farfetched things in life. Their intelligence, amalgamated with intense perception, sometimes fetches them the honor of an impractical person. But their artistic inclinations act as their true savior. March 16 individuals love to stay within their very own self and this becomes prominent enough to make them struggle relentlessly to achieve certain things in their life.

Health
Natives of March 16th are not carefree people. They do care for their regular fitness and well-being but they love to receive tips for a healthy lifestyle. They need a push here and there and then they are all set. A strong creative sense dominates their health grounds. These people stay healthy both physically and mentally when they are creatively satisfied. They find great solace in meditation and spiritualism.

Finance
People born on March 16th are not keen financial investors and planners. They have to struggle with their financial ventures, but at the end of the day, they somehow emerge successful in properly handling their finances.

Career
Natives born on March 16th have confusions with their career. They find it difficult to decide on one particular career which will suit them. But, if they manage to settle down with a particular career which they love to follow, they end up working very hard. This disrupts the balance between their personal life and their career life. As such, it is very important for these individuals to strike a balance between their private life and their career oriented life.

Relationships, Marriage And Children
Despite blessed by psychic ability, people sharing their birthday on March 16 are able to focus on the present issues of their lives. They do not stick to past grievances and they often understand the preferences and wants of their family members. They are romantic, loving, sensitive and honest individuals who love to stay in a married relationship but at the same time they love their private space. Individuals born on 16th March crave for proper understanding from their partners. They have the potential to nurture children and a complete family, though settling as a married couple is difficult initially.

Lucky Colors: Different shades of green
Lucky Numbers: 7, 16, 25, 34, 43, 52, 61, 70, 79
Lucky Days (of the week): Saturday, Monday
Lucky Days (of the month): 7, 17, 27