Famous People Born On May 17th

The zodiac sign of people born May 17th is Taurus. The ruling astrological planet of this particular day is Saturn. The influence of the Planet is best felt on the individuals born on May 17th. They are bestowed with a sharp mind that is tilted towards business demeanors. Saturn’s influence also makes sure that these people are induced with loads of self-discipline. This incredible trait of the people born on May 17th leads them to become successful in every little pursuit in their lives. The natives of May 17th are very strong willed and they prefer to complete their tasks on their own, without any helping hand. Thus, they are self-sufficient and love to remain independent. They have a very pleasing and soothing personality and are equally charming and soft spoken individuals.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Bill Paxton

Bill Paxton
Birth Year: 1955
Nationality: American
Died: February 25, 2017
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 2 Alistair Overeem

Alistair Overeem
Famous As: Mixed martial artist, Kickboxer
Birth Year: 1980
Nationality: British
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 3 Sasha Alexander

Sasha Alexander
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1973
Nationality: American, Serbian
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 4 Trent Reznor

Trent Reznor
Famous As: Singer, Composer, Pianist, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Record producer
Birth Year: 1965
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 5 Craig Ferguson

Craig Ferguson
Birth Year: 1962
Nationality: American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 6 Nikki Reed

Nikki Reed
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1988
Nationality: American
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 7 Dennis Hopper

Dennis Hopper
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1936
Nationality: American
Died: May 29, 2010
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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 8 Tony Parker

Tony Parker
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birth Year: 1982
Nationality: Belgian, French
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 9 Sugar Ray Leonard

Sugar Ray Leonard
Famous As: American professional boxer
Birth Year: 1956
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 10 Gina Raimondo

Gina Raimondo
Famous As: Politician
Birth Year: 1971
Nationality: American

 11 Nushrat Bharucha

Nushrat Bharucha
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1985
Nationality: Indian
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 12 Bob Saget

Bob Saget
Famous As: Stand-up Comedian
Birth Year: 1956
Nationality: American
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 13 Enya

Enya
Famous As: Singer
Birth Year: 1961
Nationality: Irish

 14 Lee Joon-gi

Lee Joon-gi
Famous As: Actor, Model
Birth Year: 1982
Nationality: South Korean

 15 Maureen O'Sullivan

Maureen O'Sullivan
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1911
Nationality: Irish, American
Died: June 23, 1998
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 16 Ross Butler

Ross Butler
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1990
Nationality: Singaporean, American
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 17 Kandi Burruss

Kandi Burruss
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birth Year: 1976
Nationality: American
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 18 Lisa Brennan-Jobs

Lisa Brennan-Jobs
Famous As: Daughter of Steve Jobs
Birth Year: 1978
Nationality: American

 19 Lena Waithe

Lena Waithe
Famous As: Screenwriter
Birth Year: 1984
Nationality: American
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 20 Josh Homme

Josh Homme
Famous As: Singer
Birth Year: 1973
Nationality: American
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 21 Edward Jenner

Edward Jenner
Famous As: Physicians
Birth Year: 1749
Nationality: British
Died: January 26, 1823

 22 Jim Nantz

Jim Nantz
Famous As: Sportscaster
Birth Year: 1959
Nationality: American
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 23 Jordan Knight

Jordan Knight
Famous As: Singer, musician, singer-songwriter
Birth Year: 1970
Nationality: American

 24 Matt Ryan

Matt Ryan
Famous As: American Football Quarterback
Birth Year: 1985
Nationality: American
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 25 Derek Hough

Derek Hough
Famous As: Professional Dancer
Birth Year: 1985
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 26 Marshall Applewhite

Marshall Applewhite
Famous As: Religious leader
Birth Year: 1931
Nationality: American
Died: March 26, 1997

 27 Tahj Mowry

Tahj Mowry
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1986
Nationality: American
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 28 Karrueche Tran

Karrueche Tran
Famous As: Actress, Model
Birth Year: 1988
Nationality: American
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 29 Paige Turco

Paige Turco
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1965
Nationality: American
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 30 Erik Satie

Erik Satie
Famous As: Musician
Birth Year: 1866
Nationality: French
Died: July 1, 1925

 31 Passenger

Passenger
Famous As: musician, singer-songwriter, singer
Birth Year: 1984
Nationality: British

 32 Tessa Virtue

Tessa Virtue
Famous As: Ice Dancer
Birth Year: 1989
Nationality: Canadian
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 33 Hill Harper

Hill Harper
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1966
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 34 Nancy Benoit

Nancy Benoit
Famous As: Wrestler
Birth Year: 1964
Nationality: American
Died: June 22, 2007

 35 Andrea Corr

Andrea Corr
Famous As: Musician
Birth Year: 1974
Nationality: Irish
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 36 Sendhil Ramamurthy

Sendhil Ramamurthy
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1974
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 37 Leven Rambin

Leven Rambin
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1990
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 38 Caroline of Brunswick-Lüneburg

Caroline of Brunswick-Lüneburg
Famous As: Queen of United Kingdom
Birth Year: 1768
Nationality: British
Died: August 7, 1821

 39 Levi Bellfield

Levi Bellfield
Famous As: Serial killer
Birth Year: 1968
Nationality: British
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 40 Qusay Hussein

Qusay Hussein
Famous As: Son of Saddam Hussein
Birth Year: 1966
Nationality: Iraqi
Died: July 22, 2003
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 41 Ronald Wayne

Ronald Wayne
Famous As: Businessperson
Birth Year: 1934
Nationality: American

 42 Matthew McGrory

Matthew McGrory
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1973
Nationality: American
Died: August 8, 2005
Height: 7'6" (229 cm)

 43 David Eigenberg

David Eigenberg
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1964
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 44 Rochelle Aytes

Rochelle Aytes
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1976
Nationality: American
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 45 Simon Fuller

Simon Fuller
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birth Year: 1960
Nationality: British
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 46 Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal
Famous As: musician, singer, banjoist, pianist
Birth Year: 1942
Nationality: American

 47 Bartholomew Roberts

Bartholomew Roberts
Famous As: Pirate
Birth Year: 1682
Nationality: Welsh
Died: February 10, 1722

 48 Paul Whitehouse

Paul Whitehouse
Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1958
Nationality: Welsh

 49 Charmy Kaur

Charmy Kaur
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1987
Nationality: Indian
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 50 Ayda Field

Ayda Field
Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1979
Nationality: Turkish, American
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on May 17
 
Personality
People born on May 17th are born intelligent, but they are very careful not to boast about their immense power of intelligence. They are absolutely loving, caring and charming individuals who cast a strong spell on the people surrounding them. The depth of their intelligence is unknown to many people surrounding them due to their non-boasting attitude, but they do not mind what other people think of them. People born on May 17th are somewhat straightforward with their thoughts and their speech. They speak out what they think and this particular trait of the people born on this day make others believes that they are opinionated. They are self-dependent and love to pose an original image all the time. However, they are sometimes a little bit more emotional than the demanding situation.

Health
People born on May 17th are very cautious regarding their health matters. They take extra care of their health and always make sure that they are incredibly fit and healthy everyday of their life. They are dedicated towards any exercise regime, diet therapy and meditative techniques. They really work very hard to keep themselves healthy and fit. The natives of May 17th love to follow a healthy and balanced diet religiously. They are however more susceptible to nervous attacks due to lots of stress. Relaxation techniques when followed will help these individuals to recover fast.

Finance
The natives of May 17th have an incredible power of turning small instalments of money into big instalments because they have a good knowledge about different investment schemes. People born on May 17th hate to borrow money during the time of crisis, hence, they always focus to save some money and keep them aside for the rainy days. They are good investors and excellent financial managers. They are experts in tackling their bank balances and are always successful to save more money.

Career
People born May 17th excel in all fields of business and financial careers. They always prefer a good authoritative power and do not care much for money. They are capable of making very quick decisions and hence, are a best fitted for management and financial careers. People born on May 17th always prefer to select a career that they love to pursue.

Relationships, Marriage And Children
Natives of May 17th always value the importance of intense family values. These people are excellent guardians of their younger siblings. People born on May 17th act as loving parents with strict disciplinary terms. They induce strong discipline in their offspring’s. In love relationships, they often turn out to be a bit demanding. They actually do not love to compromise at lesser levels where the deep romantic relationships are concerned. People born on May 17th are very sure of their expectations and demands from their partners.

Lucky Colors: Red, White, Green, Yellow
Lucky Numbers: 4, 8, 13, 17, 22, 26, 31
Lucky Days (of the week): Sunday, Tuesday, Friday
Lucky Days (of the month): 4, 6, 9, 15, 23, 26, 28