Famous People Born On May 13th

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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
73
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
(Singer-Songwriter and Musician)
Stevie Wonder
37
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 
Ritchie Valens
(A 'Rock and Roll' Pioneer and a Forefather of the 'Chicano Rock' Movement)
Ritchie Valens
25
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.

 4 
Deborah Ryan
(Actress and Singer)
Deborah Ryan
26
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Huntsville, Alabama, United States

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.

 5 
Romelu Lukaku
(Football Player)
Romelu Lukaku
47
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.

 6 
Bea Arthur
(Actress and Comedian Known for Her Popular Sitcoms: ‘All in the Family’, ‘Maude’ and ‘The Golden Girls’)
Bea Arthur
18
Birth Year: 1922
Birthplace: New York City, 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
(Actress, Model)
Sunny Leone
115
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. 

 8 
Dennis Rodman
(Arguably the Best Rebounding Forward in NBA History)
Dennis Rodman
37
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
(One of the Greatest and Most Influential Boxers of All Time.)
Joe Louis
9
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.
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Darius Rucker
(Singer, Guitarist)
Darius Rucker
7
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.
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Ronnie Coleman
(Bodybuilder)
Ronnie Coleman
7
Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Monroe, Louisiana, USA
 12 
Stephen Colbert
(Host of the Satirical Comedy Central Show 'The Colbert Report')
Stephen Colbert
31
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.

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Harvey Keitel
(American Actor Best Known For Playing Morally Ambiguous Characters)
Harvey Keitel
4
Birth Year: 1939
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States

Harvey Keitel is an American actor best known for playing morally ambiguous characters. He is also known for his association with director Martin Scorsese, appearing in six of his movies since 1967. Harvey Keitel has played important roles in popular movies like Taxi Driver, The Last Temptation of Christ, Pulp Fiction, and National Treasure.  

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Maria Theresa
(Holy Roman Empress (1745 - 1765))
Maria Theresa
10
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.

 

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P. K. Subban
(Canadian Professional Ice Hockey Player Who Plays as a Defenceman)
P. K. Subban
11
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. 

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Scott Morrison
(30th Prime Minister of Australia (2018 – 2022))
Scott Morrison
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Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: Sydney

Scott Morrison served as the 30th prime minister of Australia between 2018 and 2022. He led his coalition to an unexpected victory in the 2019 election. Morrison's term witnessed increased tension between China and Australia. He was criticised for failure to adequately address climate change in Australia. His coalition was defeated in 2022 election and subsequently he resigned as the leader of the Liberal Party.

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Morgan Wallen
17
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Sneedville, Tennessee, United States
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Candice King
(Actress)
Candice King
8
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.

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Witold Pilecki
(Nazi-era Polish Army Officer)
Witold Pilecki
8
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.

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Yaya Touré
(Ivorian footballer)
Yaya Touré
9
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Bouaké, Côte d’Ivoire
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Buck Taylor
9
Birth Year: 1938
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
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Samantha Morton
(Actress and Director Best Known for Her Role as ‘Agatha’ in the Film ‘Minority Report’)
Samantha Morton
6
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.

 23 
Buckethead
(Guitarist Who Plays With a Bucket on His Head and Has Recorded 325 Studio Album)
Buckethead
8
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Pomona, California, United States
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Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
(Spiritual & humanitarian leader)
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
9
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.

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Tyrann Mathieu
(American Football Player)
Tyrann Mathieu
11
Birth Year: 1992
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
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Pusha T
(Rapper)
Pusha T
7
Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
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Barry Zito
(Baseball player)
Barry Zito
6
Birth Year: 1978
Birthplace: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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Alexander Rybak
(Singer, Violinist, Pianist and Actor)
Alexander Rybak
5
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. 

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Mike Bibby
(Basketball player)
Mike Bibby
5
Birth Year: 1978
Birthplace: Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States
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Ana Cabrera
(Journalist)
Ana Cabrera
3
Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado, United States
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Daphne du Maurier
4
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.

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Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed
(President of India (1974-77))
Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed
9
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

 33 
Caitlin McHugh
3
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Altadena, California, USA
 34 
Mary Wells
(Singer, musician)
Mary Wells
3
Birth Year: 1943
Birthplace: Detroit
Died: July 26, 1992
 35 
Siobhan Fallon Hogan
2
Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: Syracuse, New York, USA
 36 
Beverley Owen
(Actress)
Beverley Owen
1
Birth Year: 1937
Birthplace: Ottumwa, Iowa, USA
Died: February 21, 2019
 37 
Paulo Avelino
(Filipino Actor Known for His TV Series: ‘Walang Hanggan’, ‘Bridges of Love’ and ‘The General's Daughter’)
Paulo Avelino
5
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.

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Francisco Lachowski
4
Birth Year: 1991
Birthplace: Curitiba, 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.

Prince Carl Philip, Duke of Värmland
5
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Stockholm Palace, Stockholm, Sweden
 40 
Iwan Rheon
(Actor Best Known for His Roles in the TV Series: 'Misfits' and 'Game of Thrones')
Iwan Rheon
8
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Carmarthen, Dyfed, Wales

Best known to audiences as Ramsay Bolton in Game of Thrones and as Simon Bellamy in Misfits, Iwan Rheon is also an Olivier Award-winning stage actor. A talented singer, too, he was previously the lead vocalist of The Convictions and has also performed with his brother in the single Rhodd.

 41 
Lari White
(Country Singers)
Lari White
1
Birth Year: 1965
Birthplace: Dunedin, Florida, USA
Died: January 23, 2018
 42 
Alphonse Daudet
(French Novelist Known for His Books ‘Le Petit Chose’ and ‘Fromont jeune et Risler aîné’)
Alphonse Daudet
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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 
Tish Cyrus
(Actress)
Tish Cyrus
5
Birth Year: 1967
Birthplace: USA
 44 
Chuck Schuldiner
5
Birth Year: 1967
Birthplace: Long Island, New York, United States
Died: December 13, 2001
 45 
Senta Berger
(Actress Best Known for Her Role in the TV Series 'The Man From U.N.C.L.E.')
Senta Berger
0
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.

 46 
Bobby Valentine
(Baseball player)
Bobby Valentine
2
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.

 47 
Arthur Sullivan
(Composer)
Arthur Sullivan
3
Birth Year: 1842
Birthplace: Lambeth, London
Died: November 22, 1900
 48 
Georges Braque
(Painter Best Known for Inventing Cubism with Pablo Picasso)
Georges Braque
1
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.

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Ronald Ross
(Medical doctor)
Ronald Ross
1
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.

 50 
Zoe Wanamaker
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Susan Harper’ in the Sitcom ‘My Family’)
Zoe Wanamaker
8
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.

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on May 13

Personality
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.
 
Health
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.

Finance
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.

Career
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