Famous People Born On May 13th

Individuals born on May 13 belong to the zodiac sign Taurus. They are ruled by the planet Uranus, which makes them hardworking, ambitious, creative and innovative. People born on this day are loyal, generous and reliable but can also get bored easily and are also a bit discriminating. They are responsible, easy-going and patient, which makes them firm and calm when faced with difficult challenges. They are determined and confident as well as modest and even tempered. People born on May 13th know what they want in life, and are tender and caring although they can sometimes be distant emotionally. They are endowed with a natural wit that makes others laugh. They have a tendency to be inflexible and resentful despite their pleasant demeanor.

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 1 Robert Pattinson

Robert Pattinson
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: London, England

Though Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire was the first major film for actor Robert Pattinson, he became an international star with the Twilight movie series. Since then, he has gained immense accolades for working in independent films like The Lost City of Z, Good Time and The Lighthouse. The talented actor is also known for his philanthropic activities.

 2 Stevie Wonder

Stevie Wonder
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birth Year: 1950
Birthplace: Saginaw, Michigan, United States

American singer and songwriter, Stevie Wonder, is one of most influential and the best-selling musicians of all time. That Girl, Gotta Have You, I Just Called to Say I Love You, Part-Time Lover and Happy Birthday are some of his chartbuster songs. He has won many awards and accolades, including 25 Grammy Awards.

 3 Romelu Lukaku

Romelu Lukaku
Famous As: Football Player
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Antwerp, Belgium

Romelu Lukaku, the Belgian football player, is known for his goal-scoring abilities. He plays in the forward position and can also play as a winger. He has scored more than 50 international goals while playing for the men’s national team of Belgium. Inter Milan, Chelsea, West Bromwich Albion, Everton and Manchester United are some of the clubs he has played for.

 4 Ritchie Valens

Ritchie Valens
Famous As: Singer, Guitarist
Birth Year: 1941
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: February 3, 1959

Widely regarded as the pioneer of Latin rock and Chicano rock, Ritchie Valens was an American guitarist and singer-songwriter. Since his untimely death at the age of 17, Ritchie Valens has inspired several musicians and bands like Carlos Santana, Los Lonely Boys, and Los Lobos. Valens also inspired Robert Quine, Jimi Hendrix, Keith O'Conner Murphy, and Chris Montez among others.

 5 Deborah Ryan

Deborah Ryan
Famous As: Actress, Singer
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Huntsville, Alabama

Deborah Ryan is an American singer and actress who started her career as a child artist before going on to establish herself as a successful adult actress in the TV and film industry. A multi-talented personality, Ryan can also play the guitar, keyboard, and piano. Also a well-known philanthropist, Ryan has been working on various causes, such as ocean conservation.

 6 Bea Arthur

Bea Arthur
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1922
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: April 25, 2009

American actress Bea Arthur worked extensively in television and was hailed for her comic timing. All in the Family, Maude and The Golden Girls are some of her acclaimed series. In her long career, she also worked in films like Lovers and Other Strangers, History of the World 1 and For Better or Worse. She won many accolades, including two Emmy awards.

 7 Sunny Leone

Sunny Leone
Famous As: Actress, Model
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Sarnia, Canada

In 2010, Sunny Leone was named among 12 top porn stars by Maxim magazine. After a flourishing career in the porn industry, Sunny Leone settled in India where she is currently popular as a film actress. Her journey from a porn actress to a successful Bollywood personality is viewed as an inspirational story by many young women across the world. 

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 8 Dennis Rodman

Dennis Rodman
Famous As: Arguably the Best Rebounding Forward in NBA History
Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: Trenton, New Jersey, United States

Former professional basketball player, Dennis Rodman came to prominence in the 1980s as a power forward known for his defensive and rebounding abilities. Hailed as "arguably the best rebounding forward in NBA history," he earned NBA All-Defensive First Team honors seven times. He has a media presence as well and has appeared in many TV shows.

 9 Joe Louis

Joe Louis
Famous As: Professional Boxer
Birth Year: 1914
Birthplace: Chambers County, Alabama, United States
Died: April 12, 1981
Boxer Joe Louis, or the Brown Bomber, was the world heavyweight champion from 1937 to 1949 and was the longest-reigning (single) heavyweight champion. The International Boxing Research Organization declared him the best heavyweight boxer of all time. He was also a skilled golfer and appeared in a 1952 PGA event.

 10 Darius Rucker

Darius Rucker
Famous As: Singer, Guitarist
Birth Year: 1966
Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina
Darius Rucker gained fame as the lead singer and guitarist of the rock band Hootie & the Blowfish. He then launched a solo career, releasing Billboard-charting hits such as Wagon Wheel and True Believers. He became the first Black American singer to win the Country Music Association New Artist Award.

 11 Ronnie Coleman

Ronnie Coleman
Famous As: Bodybuilder
Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Monroe, Louisiana, USA

 12 Harvey Keitel

Harvey Keitel
Famous As: Actor known for his swaggering tough-guy persona and wryly gruff delivery
Birth Year: 1939
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States

 13 Stephen Colbert

Stephen Colbert
Famous As: Comedian
Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States

Stephen Colbert is an American actor, comedian, political commentator, and television host. Over the years, Stephen Colbert has influenced popular comedians, such as James Corden, Billy Eichner, Mindy Kaling, Jordan Klepper, and Hasan Minhaj. He has been twice named on Time magazine's list of 100 Most Influential People.

 14 Maria Theresa

Maria Theresa
Famous As: Holy Roman Empress (1745-1765)
Birth Year: 1717
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: November 29, 1780

The mother of 16 children, Maria Theresa was the only female monarch of the Habsburg empire which she ruled with absolute power. She was known for industrial and educational reforms which led to the development of Austria during her 40-year reign. The devout Roman Catholic, who overtly disliked Jews and the Protestants, was sometimes criticized for her religious intolerance.


 15 P. K. Subban

P. K. Subban
Famous As: Ice Hockey Player
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

P.K. Subban is a Canadian ice hockey player who currently plays as a defenceman for the NHL's New Jersey Devils. In 2013, Subban was adjudged the NHL's top defenceman and was honored with the Norris Trophy. Also known for his philanthropic efforts, Subban promised in 2015 that he would help raise $10 million by 2022 for the Montreal Children's Hospital. 

 16 Morgan Wallen

Morgan Wallen
Famous As: Singer
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Sneedville, Tennessee, United States

 17 Scott Morrison

Scott Morrison
Famous As: Prime Minister of Australia
Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: Sydney

Scott Morrison is an Australian politician, currently serving as the prime minister of Australia. After assuming office, Morrison led the Coalition to victory in 2019, which was considered a significant upset as the Labor Party was ahead of the Coalition in most opinion polls. As Australia's first Pentecostal PM, Morrison also serves as an inspiration to the Pentecostal community.

 18 Candice King

Candice King
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States

Candice King is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She achieved popularity after playing Caroline Forbes in the popular teen drama television series The Vampire Diaries. Also a musician, Candice King played an important role in the success of the album, It's Always the Innocent Ones, co-writing 12 of the 14 songs from the album.

 19 Witold Pilecki

Witold Pilecki
Famous As: Nazi-era Polish Army Officer
Birth Year: 1901
Birthplace: Olonets
Died: May 25, 1948

Known as prisoner number 4859 at the Auschwitz concentration camp, Witold Pilecki voluntarily got himself arrested to be sent to the camp, so that he could start an anti-Nazi resistance movement. He set up the underground campaign ZOW and was eventually able to escape. Nevertheless, he was executed by communists.

 20 Buckethead

Famous As: Guitarist Who Plays With a Bucket on His Head and Has Recorded 325 Studio Album
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Pomona, California, United States

 21 Buck Taylor

Buck Taylor
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1938
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

 22 Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
Famous As: Spiritual & humanitarian leader
Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: Papanasam, Tamil Nadu, India

It is believed Indian spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar had started reciting the Bhagavad Gita by age 4. After graduating in Vedic literature and physics, he propagated Transcendental Meditation with his guru Mahesh Yogi and later established the Art of Living Foundation, which organizes spiritual courses worldwide.

 23 Samantha Morton

Samantha Morton
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England

Samantha Morton’s journey from growing up in foster care to becoming a Golden Globe-winning actor is truly inspirational. Apart from her appearances in independent films, mostly dramas with dark themes, she is also known for her BAFTA-winning directorial debut, The Unloved. Fans have loved her in Longford and In America.

 24 Caitlin McHugh

Caitlin McHugh
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Altadena, California, USA

 25 Daphne du Maurier

Daphne du Maurier
Famous As: Writer
Birth Year: 1907
Birthplace: London, England
Died: April 19, 1989

Daphne du Maurier was an English playwright and author. Many of her works, which have been praised for narrative craft, have been adapted into films, including three of Alfred Hitchcock's movies. Such was her popularity that she was selected along with four other Women of Achievement to be featured on a set of British stamps, which were issued in 1996.

 26 Pusha T

Pusha T
Famous As: Rapper
Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

 27 Barry Zito

Barry Zito
Famous As: Baseball player
Birth Year: 1978
Birthplace: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

 28 Alexander Rybak

Alexander Rybak
Famous As: Singer
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Minsk, Belarus

Alexander Rybak is a Belarusian-Norwegian singer-composer, violinist, and pianist. The son of two talented musicians, he began to play musical instruments when he was just five. He studied at the Barratt Due Institute of Music before beginning his career. Besides being a musician, he is also an actor and has appeared in many TV shows and films. 

 29 Ana Cabrera

Ana Cabrera
Famous As: Journalist
Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado, United States

 30 Mike Bibby

Mike Bibby
Famous As: Basketball player
Birth Year: 1978
Birthplace: Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States

 31 Beverley Owen

Beverley Owen
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1937
Birthplace: Ottumwa, Iowa, USA
Died: February 21, 2019

 32 Mary Wells

Mary Wells
Famous As: Singer, musician
Birth Year: 1943
Birthplace: Detroit
Died: July 26, 1992

 33 Francisco Lachowski

Francisco Lachowski
Famous As: Model
Birth Year: 1991
Birthplace: Curitiba, State of Paraná, Brazil

While Vogue described him as an übermodel, GQ Portugal awarded Francisco Lachowski the International Male Model award in 2018. The Brazilian model, who has gained fans with his boyish good looks and has campaigned for top-notch brands such as Gucci and Armani, is now a father of two.

 34 Lari White

Lari White
Famous As: Country Singers
Birth Year: 1965
Birthplace: Dunedin, Florida, USA
Died: January 23, 2018

 35 Bobby Valentine

Bobby Valentine
Famous As: Baseball player
Birth Year: 1950
Birthplace: Stamford, Connecticut, United States

Baseball player and manager Bobby Valentine, better known as Bobby V, has many accomplishments, such as leading the New York Mets to the 2000 World Series as a manager. He has also had stints with teams such as the Mets and the Los Angeles Dodgers as a player.

 36 Arthur Sullivan

Arthur Sullivan
Famous As: Composer
Birth Year: 1842
Birthplace: Lambeth, London
Died: November 22, 1900

 37 Senta Berger

Senta Berger
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1941
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria

It is believed Austrian actor Senta Berger was suspended by the Max-Reinhardt-Seminar, where she studied drama, after she bagged her first movie role. The three-time Bambi Award winner is known for her roles in films such as The Quiller Memorandum. She is also involved with peace and environmental activism.

 38 Carrie Lam

Carrie Lam
Famous As: Politician
Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Wan Chai, Hong Kong, England

Carrie Lam is a Hong Kong politician who has been serving as the Chief Executive of Hong Kong since 2017. From 2007 to 2012, she served as the Secretary for Development. From 2012 to 2017, Lam was the Chief Secretary for Administration. A controversial leader, Carrie Lam's administration witnessed the criminalization of the Hong Kong National Party.

 39 Siobhan Fallon Hogan

Siobhan Fallon Hogan
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: Syracuse, New York, USA

 40 Paulo Avelino

Paulo Avelino
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Baguio, Philippines

While Filipino actor Paulo Avelino won an MMFF award for his performance in the film Fan Girl, a few pranksters posted a screenshot of him exposing himself, captured from the film, on various social-media platforms. He has previously gained fame with series such as Bridges Of Love.

 41 Yaya Touré

Yaya Touré
Famous As: Ivorian footballer
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire

 42 Alphonse Daudet

Alphonse Daudet
Famous As: Novelist
Birth Year: 1840
Birthplace: Nîmes, France
Died: December 17, 1897

Alphonse Daudet was a French novelist whose books are still widely read in France. He often collaborated with his wife Julia Daudet, a famous writer, poet, and journalist. Today, several schools and colleges in France are named in his honor.

 43 Georges Braque

Georges Braque
Famous As: Painter
Birth Year: 1882
Birthplace: Argenteuil, France
Died: August 31, 1963

French painter Georges Braque is considered one of the pioneers of Cubism. His 1908 masterpiece Large Nude is one of his most celebrated pieces. Critics often argue whether Braque or Picasso had first begun developing Cubism, and many of their works are very similar in nature.

 44 Ronald Ross

Ronald Ross
Famous As: Medical doctor
Birth Year: 1857
Birthplace: Almora, India
Died: September 16, 1932

Nobel Prize-winning British doctor Ronald Ross is best remembered for his pathbreaking work on malaria, which proved that the disease was caused by the Anopheles variant of mosquitoes. After his extensive research in India, he went back to London, where he was knighted. He also wrote poetry and songs.

 45 Zoe Wanamaker

Zoe Wanamaker
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1949
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

Zoe Wanamaker is an American-born British actress. Renowned for her work in theatre, Wanamaker has nine Olivier Award nominations and four Tony Award nominations under her belt. In the 2001 New Year Honours, Wanamaker was appointed a CBE for services to drama. Also known for her humanitarian efforts, Zoe Wanamaker has been a patron of development organizations like Tree Aid.

 46 Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed

Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed
Famous As: President of India (1974-77)
Birth Year: 1905
Birthplace: Old Delhi, India
Died: February 11, 1977

Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed was an Indian politician and lawyer who served as the country's fifth president from 1974 to 1977. He became only the second Indian president to die in office. He was also only the second Muslim to serve as the president of India. He signed the proclaimation by which the Emergency was imposed in India

 47 Piper Niven

Piper Niven
Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birth Year: 1991
Birthplace: Ayrshire, Scotland

WWE wrestler Kimberly Benson, better known by her multiple ring names, such as Piper Niven, Doudrop, and Viper, initially hid her passion for wrestling, afraid that her friends would judge her for liking a “manly” sport. She later won many titles and has been the ICW Women's Champion twice.

 48 Johnny Logan

Johnny Logan
Famous As: Singer
Birth Year: 1954
Birthplace: Frankston, Victoria, Australia

 49 Roger Zelazny

Roger Zelazny
Famous As: Poet
Birth Year: 1937
Birthplace: Euclid, Ohio, United States
Died: June 14, 1995

Author Roger Zelazny led the New Wave of science fiction and soared to fame with his series The Chronicles of Amber. The six-time Hugo Award winner published over 150 short stories, too. He made use of anachronisms, minimal dialogue, and heavy references to Hindu, Norse, and Egyptian mythological tales.

 50 Prince Carl Philip, Duke of Värmland

Prince Carl Philip, Duke of Värmland
Famous As: Prince
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Stockholm Palace, Stockholm, Sweden

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on May 13

These people love generously without caring about the sacrifices they make for the person they care about. They hate deceit and double dealing and will always have their fights in the open. They are very patient; take good care of their friends and are fond of others. However, these individuals are easily misunderstood by colleagues because they do not quickly adapt to conditions or people. Their ideas and views about life are completely different from other people. They are also stubborn and behave erratically when upset. Overall, people born on May 13th have very unique opinions about life.
Individuals born on this day have a tendency to like particular foods. They normally eat what they want and this can lead to drastic weight gain, or cause digestive problems or acidity. They are advised to take a light diet and watch what they eat. Fortunately, they have a lot of energy that makes them to enjoy sporting activities and indulge in exercise. These individuals are more susceptible to colds and chills, which come without a warning. They are thus advised to take honey regularly to increase their immunity. People born on 13th May enjoy taking regular nature walks and spending time with those they treasure. This makes them feel more at peace and less stressed. They are more prone to throat, nose and ear infections.

These people are extremely innovative and likely to become inventors. They are ambitious and find it easy to express their highly creative ideas. They also manage their finances very well and rarely overspend. These individuals are picky buyers and like getting real value for their money.

Individuals born on this day will not have a hard time finding a suitable job because they have numerous talents. They do not care a lot about money and will take a lowly paid job as long as they find it enjoyable.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Taurus born on 13th of May typically display cool emotions but are not able to hide their true feelings. This emotional mix can confuse their partner but their loving nature usually wins over their loved ones. They are very loyal and love to feel that they are needed. They express their love in a personal way to their soul mates and children by giving a lot of cuddles and kisses. These people desire emotional security and often follow and listen to their hearts in issues concerning romance and love. In a committed love relationship, these individuals consider respect and trust to be the most important factors. They are openly sentimental and yearn for security and comfort in a relationship. They dislike fights and will go an extra mile in making sure that their relationship remains harmonious.

Lucky Colors: Blue, Yellow, Golden Brown, Gold, Sapphire & Grey
Lucky Numbers: 4, 13, 40
Lucky Days (of the week): Sunday and Tuesday
Lucky Days (of the month): 4, 13, 22, and 31