Famous People Born On March 2nd

People born on March 2nd fall under the astrological sign of Pisces the fish, and are ruled by the planets Jupiter and Neptune. Individuals with this birthdate are known to be of the highest character. Most of them are quite spiritual, and very sensitive to the needs and emotions of those around them. People born on this day hold their friends and family close, and will generally do anything they can to help them in their time of need. They have a perception of a genius but use psychic sensibility rather than intellectual channel while exercising it.

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 1 Daniel Craig

Daniel Craig
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: Chester, Cheshire, England

An English actor who achieved international fame when he began starring as the title character in the James Bond film series, Daniel Craig is known for his rugged good looks and raw sex appeal. Beginning his career in the early 1990s as a theater actor, he soon ventured into cinema as well. He has been nominated for many awards.

 2 Ben Roethlisberger

Ben Roethlisberger
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Famous As: American Football Quarterback
Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Lima, Ohio, United States

Known to his fans as the “Big Ben,” Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger had captained his high-school basketball, baseball, and football teams. The multitalented 2004 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year stunned everyone when he became the youngest starting quarterback to score a Super Bowl victory in 2006.

 3 Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss
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Famous As: Children's Author And Illustrator
Birth Year: 1904
Birthplace: Springfield, Massachusetts, United States
Died: September 24, 1991

Dr. Seuss was an American children's author, illustrator, and political cartoonist. He is credited with writing some of the most famous children's books ever, including The Cat in the Hat. His works were translated into over 20 languages and sold more than 600 million copies by the time of his death. Many of his creations were adapted into animated cartoons.

 4 Rebel Wilson

Rebel Wilson
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

Australian actress, Rebel Wilson, started her acting career with television in Australia and then gained wider recognition after appearing in Hollywood films. Struck by Lightning, Bachelorette, Isn't It Romantic, The Hustle, Cats and Jojo Rabbit are some of the notable films she has acted in. She received critical appreciation for the 2012 film, Pitch Perfect, and subsequently acted in its two sequels.

 5 Christina Grimmie

Christina Grimmie
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Famous As: YouTube Singer
Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: Evesham, New Jersey, United States
Died: June 10, 2016

Christina Grimmie was an American singer-songwriter, actress, and YouTuber. She was fatally shot in 2016 when she was signing autographs after performing at The Plaza Live in Florida. Following her murder, celebrities demanded better security measures at concert venues and Billboard published an open letter demanding background checks for gun purchases. Several venues observed safety precautions like adding metal detectors.  

 6 Jon Bon Jovi

Jon Bon Jovi
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Famous As: Founder and Frontman of The Rock Band "Bon Jovi"
Birth Year: 1962
Birthplace: Perth Amboy, New Jersey, United States

Known as the iconic founder of the popular rock band Bon Jovi, Jon Bon Jovi is a record producer and singer-songwriter. In 2012, he was named in Billboard magazine's The Most Powerful and Influential People In The Music Business list. Also a well-known philanthropist, he founded the Jon Bon Jovi Soul Foundation in an attempt to eradicate poverty and homelessness.

 7 Desi Arnaz

Desi Arnaz
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1917
Birthplace: Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
Died: December 2, 1986

Desi Arnaz was born wealthy but lost everything in the 1933 Cuban Revolution. He paired up with his first wife, Lucille Ball, in I Love Lucy, thus inventing the modern sitcom/syndicated show format, with live audiences. He owned a production company and was the bandleader of the Desi Arnaz Orchestra.

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 8 Bryce Dallas Howard

Bryce Dallas Howard
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

Bryce Dallas Howard is an American actress and filmmaker, who attained fame after starring in the psychological thriller, The Village. Some of her other notable films are Lady in the Water, As You Like, Spiderman 3, Terminator Salvation, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, Jurassic World and Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom. She is the daughter of famous and celebrated director and producer, Ron Howard.

 9 Karen Carpenter

Karen Carpenter
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Famous As: Singer
Birth Year: 1950
Birthplace: New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Died: February 4, 1983

One half of the popular musical duo The Carpenters, Karen Carpenter was an American drummer and singer. Her death at age 32 and life-long struggles with eating disorders led to increased awareness of conditions like anorexia and body dysmorphia, which were little-known at the time. In 2010, Carpenter was named on Rolling Stone's 100 greatest singers of all time list.

 10 Chris Martin

Chris Martin
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Famous As: Lead Vocalist of the Rock Band 'Coldplay'
Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: Whitestone, England, United Kingdom

Chris Martin is the lead singer of the rock band, Coldplay, which he has co-founded. The band gained fame after they released the song Yellow in 2000. They have sold over 100 million records worldwide, making them one of the world's best-selling music artists. Martin has also worked in solo collaborations with other artists and written songs for various projects.

 11 Rebecca Marie Gomez

Rebecca Marie Gomez
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Famous As: Hip-Hop Singer who Gained from Her Single 'Shower'
Birth Year: 1997
Birthplace: Inglewood, California, United States

Singer, songwriter, and actress Rebecca Marie Gomez first gained prominence when she started posting her covers of popular songs online. Some of these uploads went viral and gained her mainstream attention. She has since released many songs and albums and has worked in collaboration with musical stars like Cody Simpson and Cher Lloyd. 

 12 Luke Combs

Luke Combs
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Huntersville, North Carolina, United States

Luke Combs is an American singer-songwriter. The two studio albums, which he has released so far, have produced nine number-one songs on Billboard's Country Airplay chart. In his relatively short country music career so far, Luke Combs has had a major impact by winning prestigious awards, such as Country Music Association Awards and Academy of Country Music Awards.

 13 Method Man

Method Man
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Famous As: Rapper And Member Of Hip Hop Collective 'Wu-Tang Clan'
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Hempstead, New York, United States

Method Man is part of the hip-hop duo Method Man & Redman and Wu-Tang Clan. His collaborative single with Mary J. Blige, I'll Be There for You, won a Grammy. He has also appeared on the show Method & Red, in HBO series such as Oz, and in several films.

 14 Sam Houston

Sam Houston
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Famous As: Governor of Texas (1859-61)
Birth Year: 1793
Birthplace: Rockbridge County, Virginia, United States
Died: July 26, 1863
Sam Houston was the governor of Texas from 1859 to 1861. He was also the senator from Texas, the President of the Republic of Texas, and the governor of Tennessee. As part of the Texan Army, he won the Battle of San Jacinto. The city Houston is named after him.

 15 Nathalie Emmanuel

Nathalie Emmanuel
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England

 16 Reggie Bush

Reggie Bush
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Famous As: American football player
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Spring Valley, California, United States

 17 Mikhail Gorbachev

Mikhail Gorbachev
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Famous As: President of the Soviet Union (1990-91)
Birth Year: 1931
Birthplace: Privol'noe, Russia

Born into a poor peasant family, Mikhail Gorbachev went on to become one of the most influential figures of the Soviet Union. He served in various positions, most notably as the General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union. He is regarded as one of the most prominent personalities of the 20th century.

 18 James Arthur

James Arthur
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Middlesbrough, England

James Arthur is an English singer-songwriter who achieved popularity after winning the popular British reality TV music competition The X Factor in 2012. Apart from debuting at the top position on the UK Singles Chart, his debut single also went on to sell more than 2.5 million copies, making it the most successful single in the history of the show.

 19 Lou Reed

Lou Reed
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Famous As: Musician
Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: October 27, 2013
Lou Reed redefined the glam rock genre with his album Transformer. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee initially wrote sings for Pickwick Records and performed with the Velvet Underground. He then released 20 solo albums. His parents had made him go through electro-shock therapy to “cure” his bisexuality.

 20 Nikkie De Jager

Nikkie De Jager
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Famous As: Makeup Artist, YouTube Star
Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: Wageningen, Netherlands

Dutch makeup artist and beauty vlogger, Nikkie De Jager, gained online popularity in 2015 after one of her videos went viral. She has been uploading videos on YouTube since 2008 and has millions of followers. She signed to Colourfool Agency in 2011 and began her career as a professional makeup artist. She launched her own eyeshadow palette in 2020.

 21 Tua Tagovailoa

Tua Tagovailoa
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Famous As: American football player
Birth Year: 1998
Birthplace: ʻEwa Beach, Hawaii

 22 Jennifer Jones

Jennifer Jones
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1919
Birthplace: Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.
Died: December 17, 2009
Jennifer Jones is best remembered for her Academy Award- and Golden Globe-winning role in the film The Song of Bernadette. A former model, she also starred in movies such as Love Letters and Duel in the Sun. She survived a suicide attempt once and became a mental health advocate later.

 23 Pope Pius XII

Pope Pius XII
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Famous As: Pope (1939-1958)
Birth Year: 1876
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: October 9, 1958

Pope Pius XII served as the head of the Catholic Church and the sovereign of the Vatican City from 1939 till 1958. Of the many positions he had held, one was the secretaryship of the Department of Extraordinary Ecclesiastical Affairs. He is remembered for negotiating the treaty of Reichskonkordat.

 24 Toby Alderweireld

Toby Alderweireld
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Famous As: Football player
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Antwerp, Belgium

 25 Tiger Shroff

Tiger Shroff
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Mumbai

 26 Ingrid Bolsø Berdal

Ingrid Bolsø Berdal
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: Levanger Municipality, Norway

Norwegian actress Ingrid Bolsø Berdal is best known for her role in the  Norwegian slasher film Cold Prey, for which she won the Amanda Award (the Norwegian Film Award) for Best Actress. She is a versatile actress and has appeared in horror, thriller, drama, and romantic comedy genres. Besides films and TV shows, she also often acts in theater productions.

 27 Tyler Oakley

Tyler Oakley
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Famous As: YouTuber
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Jackson, Michigan, United States

 28 Rory Gallagher

Rory Gallagher
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Famous As: Multi-instrumentalist
Birth Year: 1948
Birthplace: Ballyshannon, Ireland
Died: June 14, 1995

Known for his powerful blues rock performances, Irish guitarist Rory Gallagher was part of the band Taste. Though The Rolling Stones offered him an opportunity to replace guitarist Mick Taylor, he rejected it. A heavy drinker, he died of complications after a liver transplant surgery at age 47.

 29 Gates McFadden

Gates McFadden
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1949
Birthplace: Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, United States

 30 Henrik Lundqvist

Henrik Lundqvist
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Famous As: Ice hockey player
Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Åre

 31 Eric Bolling

Eric Bolling
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Famous As: Presenter, Television presenter, Baseball player, Journalist
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Chicago

 32 Corinna Schumacher

Corinna Schumacher
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Famous As: Michael Schumacher's Wife
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Halver
Wife of F-1 legend Michael Schumacher, Corinna Schumacher has only rarely been seen at public events, the latest being in 2020, when she received an award on behalf of Michael, who remains hospitalized after a 2013 skiing accident. She is an avid horseback rider and an animal rights activist.

 33 Blake Anderson

Blake Anderson
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Sacramento County, California, U.S.

 34 Ethan Peck

Ethan Peck
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

 35 Robert II of Scotland

Robert II of Scotland
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Famous As: King of Scots
Birth Year: 1316
Birthplace: Paisley Abbey, Renfrewshire, Scotland
Died: April 19, 1390

Robert II of Scotland had been an heir presumptive for over 5 decades before he finally became the king of Scotland in 1371. He was a grandson of the legendary Robert the Bruce, through his mother, Marjorie. The first Stewart monarch, he had minimal impact on his kingdom’s administration.

 36 John Irving

John Irving
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Famous As: Novelist
Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Exeter, New Hampshire, United States

 37 Kofi Siriboe

Kofi Siriboe
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

 38 Malcolm Butler

Malcolm Butler
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Famous As: American football player
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Vicksburg, Mississippi, United States

 39 Consuelo Vanderbilt

Consuelo Vanderbilt
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Famous As: Socialite
Birth Year: 1877
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: December 6, 1964

 40 Tom Wolfe

Tom Wolfe
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Famous As: American author
Birth Year: 1931
Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia, United States
Died: March 14, 2018

 41 Lee Ha-nui

Lee Ha-nui
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea

 42 Bedrich Smetana

Bedrich Smetana
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Famous As: Composer
Birth Year: 1824
Birthplace: Litomysl, Czechia
Died: May 12, 1884

Bedrich Smetana was a Czech composer remembered for his opera, The Bartered Bride. Considered the father of Czech music, Smetana was a prodigy whose first public performance came at age six. He then went on to establish himself as one of the most important composers of Czech music. Smetana has been honored with a Walk of Fame star in Vienna.

 43 Sunny Lane

Sunny Lane
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Famous As: Adult Film Stars
Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: Georgia, USA

 44 Eric Ripert

Eric Ripert
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Famous As: Chef
Birth Year: 1965
Birthplace: Antibes, France

 45 Tuff Hedeman

Tuff Hedeman
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Famous As: Bull Rider
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: El Paso, Texas, USA

 46 Moe Berg

Moe Berg
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Famous As: Baseball coach
Birth Year: 1902
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: May 29, 1972

 47 Enoch Adeboye

Enoch Adeboye
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Famous As: Pastor
Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Ifewara, Osun State, Nigeria

Better known as Daddy Go, Nigerian pastor Enoch Adeboye serves the Redeemed Christian Church of God and has millions of followers. However, the media has often called out his sexist attitude, reflected in his social-media posts, one of which advised men to marry only women who could cook.

 48 Abdelaziz Bouteflika

Abdelaziz Bouteflika
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Famous As: President of Algeria (1999-2019)
Birth Year: 1937
Birthplace: Oujda, Morocco
Died: September 17, 2021

Abdelaziz Bouteflika is an Algerian politician who served as the Minister of Foreign Affairs from 1963 to 1979. In 1999, he became the seventh president of Algeria and served in that position for nearly 20 years, becoming Algeria's longest-serving head of state. During his presidency, Abdelaziz Bouteflika oversaw the end of the Algerian Civil War.

 49 Cadet

Cadet
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Famous As: Rapper
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Clapham, England
Died: February 9, 2019

Cadet was a British record producer, songwriter, and rapper. He is best remembered for his single Advice which featured on the UK Singles Chart at number 14. Cadet's promising career was cut short abruptly when he died in a car accident at the age of 28. His demise shook the music industry in the US and the UK.

 50 Matt Taibbi

Matt Taibbi
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Famous As: Journalist
Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on March 2

Personality
People born on this day are known to be extremely faithful to those they love. These individuals are also highly determined and will strive to do their best when it comes to any goal they’ve set for themselves. Because of their strong determination and loyal nature, these individuals are very dependable in any situation in which they are placed. Much of this dependability stems from the fact that these people are driven by their nature to help others in any way they can. Many people born on this day are also quite imaginative and are able to do well in situations where creativity is required.

Health
Those born on March 2nd tend to suffer from a variety of minor health problems. Most of these conditions are caused by the fact that these individuals do not get the amount of rest that they need, to maintain their highly active lifestyles. The fact that they’re always on the go means that people with this birthdate frequently suffer from higher levels of emotional stress than most others. March 2nd natives should resolve to include light or moderate exercise in their daily routine to be physically fit.

Finance
Those born on March 2 are willing to spend, but they do tend to keep a close eye on their financial situations. These individuals are keenly aware of the problems that can arise from using credit, and they prefer to pay for things in cash as a result. In general, they are the ones who would save some money for an unforeseen crisis.

Career
Those born on this date are often highly analytical, and are generally multi-talented. Most of these individuals enjoy being around others and will take a job that both challenges them and allows them to be social. They’ll also try to inject some of their creativity into their work whenever possible.

Relationships Marriage and Children
Empathetic and considering, March 2nd natives are good with maintaining relationships. Though they are the shy types, they are completely sociable and love being around friends and family. In matters of love, March 2nd natives have a complex nature. They are committed and true to their partner but often have difficulty focussing on their better halves due to the flattery they receive from others. With regard to children, people born on March 2nd tend to be natural parents due to their great degree of emotional awareness and compassion. They make loving, nurturing and understanding parents.

Lucky Colors: Cream, White, Green
Lucky Numbers: 2, 11, 20, 29, 38, 47, 56, 65, 74
Lucky Days (of the week): Monday, Thursday, Sunday
Lucky Days (of the month): 1, 5, 6, 8