Famous People Born On May 29th

People born on May 29th fall under the astral sign of Gemini. No matter how much they speak, they are always articulate and thoughtful. Communicating with others around them really excites and energizes such individuals.  It is due to this nature that these people often attract those around them as they are fun to be with. Additionally, these people are highly imaginative and creative. They are intelligent, and seek information and stories from others. The more information they have, the better they feel.

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 
John F. Kennedy
(35th President of the United States)

John F. Kennedy
71
Birth Year: 1917
Birthplace: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
Died: November 22, 1963

The 35th President of the United States, John F Kennedy was a charismatic leader who, during his tenure, ably dealt with Cuban missile crisis, proposed public service programmes and lent support to the growing civil rights movement. Before becoming one of the youngest Presidents of the country, he served in the navy, U.S. House of Representatives and the US Senate.

 2 
Carmelo Anthony
(Basketball player)

Carmelo Anthony
14
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States

A star basketball player currently with Los Angeles Lakers, Carmelo Anthony was first drafted by Denver Nuggets and played eight seasons with them. Amongst the most prolific scorers in the NBA history, he played another seven season with New York Knicks. At the Olympics, Anthony was part of the teams that won  a bronze medal in 2004 and a goldmedal in 2008, 2012, and 2016.

 3 

Annette Bening
11
Birth Year: 1958
Birthplace: Topeka, Kansas, United States
Annette Bening is best known for her Academy Award-nominated roles in American Beauty, The Grifters, Being Julia, and The Kids Are All Right. She started her career with Shakespearean theater and delivered Tony Award-nominated performances. She was also appreciated for her roles in Captain Marvel and the miniseries Mrs. Harris.

 4 
Bob Hope
(Stand-up comedian)

Bob Hope
1
Birth Year: 1903
Birthplace: Eltham, London, England
Died: July 27, 2003
Bob Hope began his career with vaudeville and Broadway, before plunging into radio and films. He is remembered for his comedy timing and trademark self-deprecating humor. He hosted the Academy Awards 19 times and authored 14 books, apart from performing for the U.S. military in 57 USO tours.

 5 
Laverne Cox
(First Transgender Person To Appear on Cover of 'Time' Magazine)

Laverne Cox
21
Birth Year: 1972
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, United States

 6 
Charles II
(King of Scotland (1649-51), King of England (1660-85))

Charles II
14
Birth Year: 1630
Birthplace: St James's Palace, London, England
Died: February 6, 1685
Charles II, son of King Charles I of England, ruled England, Scotland, and Ireland from 1660 to 1685. He was initially defeated by Oliver Cromwell and forced to go into exile, but returned to England after Cromwell’s death. He introduced the Clarendon Code and later sided with the Tories.

 7 
Danny Elfman
(Composer)

Danny Elfman
6
Birth Year: 1953
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

Composer, singer, songwriter, and record producer, Danny Elfman is best known for his association with the new wave band Oingo Boingo. He has written over 100 feature film scores and has composed music for numerous TV shows and stage productions. He is the recipient of two Emmy Awards and one Grammy and has been nominated for the Academy Award.

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 8 
Mel B
(Singer)

Mel B
20
Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Harehills, West Yorkshire, England

Mel B is an English television personality and singer-songwriter. She gained international recognition as part of the popular pop girl group Spice Girls, which has sold more than 85 million records. Over the years, Mel B has been an important TV personality, appearing in several reality series as a participant as well as a judge.

 9 
Patrick Henry
(Founding Father of the United States)

Patrick Henry
8
Birth Year: 1736
Birthplace: Studley, Virginia, United States
Died: June 6, 1799

A significant figure of the American Revolution, Patrick Henry was the first governor of post-colonial Virginia. A skilled orator, he is remembered for his iconic words “Give me liberty or give me death!” He excelled as a lawyer and gained fame with his win in the Parson's Cause.

 10 
Melissa Etheridge
(Singer-songwriter)

Melissa Etheridge
6
Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: Leavenworth, Kansas, United States

 11 
Markelle Fultz
(Basketball player)

Markelle Fultz
5
Birth Year: 1998
Birthplace: Upper Marlboro, Maryland, United States

 12 
Tobin Heath
(American Footballer)

Tobin Heath
6
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Basking Ridge, Bernards Township, New Jersey

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Nia Jax
(Professional Wrestler)

Nia Jax
25
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

Nia Jax is a professional wrestler signed to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). A former WWE Raw Women's Champion, Nia Jax has been an important member of WWE's women's division since 2018. Nicknamed The Irresistible Force because of her speed and size, Jax has often been criticized for causing unintentional injuries to her colleagues while performing risky moves on the ring.

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Lisa Whelchel
(Actress)

Lisa Whelchel
0
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Littlefield, Texas, United States

Best remembered as rich and spoiled Blair Warner on NBC sitcom, The Facts of Life, actress Lisa Whelchel is also a well-known singer and songwriter. She reached No. 17 on the Billboard Contemporary Christian music charts with her Christian pop album, All Because of You. Founder of Momtime Ministers and author of ten books, she is also known for her motivational speeches.

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Maika Monroe
(Actress)

Maika Monroe
3
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Santa Barbara, California, USA

 16 
Ted Levine
(Actor)

Ted Levine
6
Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Bellaire, Ohio, United States

Ted Levine is an American actor known for portraying important roles in popular films, such as The Silence of the Lambs, The Fast and the Furious, and Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom. A self-made man, Ted Levine serves as an inspiration to aspiring actors with no or little background in the entertainment industry.

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Hornswoggle
(Professional wrestler)

Hornswoggle
2
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Oshkosh

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Rebbie Jackson
15
Birth Year: 1950
Birthplace: Gary, Indiana, United States

 19 
Austin Reaves
(Basketball player)

Austin Reaves
1
Birth Year: 1998
Birthplace: Newark, Arkansas, United States

 20 

Gregg Sulkin
12
Birth Year: 1992
Birthplace: Westminster, United Kingdom

The star of the suspense film Don't Hang Up and the romantic series Faking It, the versatile London-born actor made his career debut at the age of 10. Gregg Sulkin, who holds the dual citizenship of the UK and the US is also known for his role in television series, Pretty Little Liars. He is a fan of the Arsenal football team.

 21 
Aaron McGruder
(Writer, Cartoonist & Public Speaker)

Aaron McGruder
1
Birth Year: 1974
Birthplace: Chicago

Aaron McGruder is an American writer, cartoonist, screenwriter, producer, and lecturer. He is best known for writing a Universal Press Syndicate comic strip titled The Boondocks. He also wrote its TV series adaptation where he served as the creator, head writer, and executive producer.

 22 
John Hinckley Jr.
(Attempted to assassinate U.S. President Ronald Reagan)

John Hinckley Jr.
14
Birth Year: 1955
Birthplace: Ardmore, Oklahoma, United States
Obsessed with actor Jodie Foster, John Hinckley Jr. attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan to impress her. Reagan survived the attack. Hinckley was sent to psychiatric care, after being found not guilty, due to insanity. Public outrage over the incident led to the passage of the Insanity Defense Reform Act.

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Alessandra Torresani
1
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Palo Alto, California, United States

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Anita Briem
(Actress)

Anita Briem
2
Birth Year: 1982
Birthplace: Reykjavík, Iceland

 25 
Surbhi Jyoti
(Actress)

Surbhi Jyoti
3
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Jalandhar, Punjab, India

 26 
Ezekiel Ansah
(American Football player)

Ezekiel Ansah
2
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Accra, Ghana

 27 
Stanley Johnson
(Basketball player)

Stanley Johnson
4
Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: Anaheim, California, United States

 28 
Charles Adams
(John Adams' son)

Charles Adams
2
Birth Year: 1770
Birthplace: Quincy
Died: November 30, 1800

 29 

Gilbert K. Chesterton
1
Birth Year: 1874
Birthplace: Kensington, England
Died: June 14, 1936

Gilbert K. Chesterton was an English writer, philosopher, and art critic. A prolific writer, he composed around 80 books, hundreds of poems, around 200 short stories, and 4,000 essays. Often referred to as the "prince of paradox", he had as many detractors as he had admirers. He is considered a successor to Victorian authors like Matthew Arnold and John Ruskin.

 30 
Peter Higgs
(Physicist)

Peter Higgs
1
Birth Year: 1929
Birthplace: Newcastle upon Tyne, England

Peter Higgs is a British theoretical physicist. He studied at King's College London and was awarded a Ph.D. in 1954. He went on to have a brilliant academic career and was elected Fellow of the Royal Society (FRS) in 1983. In 2013, he shared the Nobel Prize in Physics with Belgian physicist François Englert.  

 31 
Pearl Mackie
(Actress)

Pearl Mackie
1
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Brixton, London, England

 32 
Isaac Albeniz
(Pianist, Composer, Conductor)

Isaac Albeniz
3
Birth Year: 1861
Birthplace: Camprodon, Spain
Died: May 18, 1909

Isaac Albeniz was a Spanish composer, conductor, and virtuoso pianist. Widely regarded as one of the most important composers of the Post-Romantic era, Albeniz had a strong influence on younger composers as well as his contemporaries. Many of his personal papers are preserved in several prominent institutions, such as the Library of Catalonia.

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Pankaj Kapur
3
Birth Year: 1954
Birthplace: Ludhiana, Punjab, India

 34 
Grete Sadeiko
(Heptathlon)

Grete Sadeiko
1
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Türi, Estonia

 35 

Helmut Berger
1
Birth Year: 1944
Birthplace: Bad Ischl, Austria

Helmut Berger is an Austrian actor who gained fame with his portrayal of narcissistic and sexually-ambiguous characters. He began his acting career in the 1960s and soon came to be regarded as a sex symbol and pop icon. He became a major star in European cinema in the late 1960s and 1970s. He is openly bisexual. 

 36 
Erich Wolfgang Korngold
(Composer, Conductor)

Erich Wolfgang Korngold
0
Birth Year: 1897
Birthplace: Brünn, Moravia, Austria
Died: November 29, 1957

 37 
Matt Bryant
(American footballer)

Matt Bryant
0
Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Bridge City, Texas, USA

 38 
Brian Kendrick
(Wrestler)

Brian Kendrick
2
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Olympia, Washington, USA

 39 

Maribel Guardia
5
Birth Year: 1959
Birthplace: San José, Costa Rica

 40 
Mike Porcaro
(Musician)

Mike Porcaro
0
Birth Year: 1955
Birthplace: South Windsor, Connecticut, USA
Died: March 15, 2015

Mike Porcaro was an American bass player best remembered for his association with the popular rock band Toto. Porcaro's career was cut short by motor neuron disease as he was forced to retire from touring, in 2007. He died at the age of 59 from complications that stemmed up from motor neuron disease.

 41 

Anthony Geary
0
Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: Coalville, Utah, United States U.S.

 42 
Andrey Arshavin
(Football Player)

Andrey Arshavin
5
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia

Andrey Arshavin is a Russian former football player who helped Zenit Saint Petersburg win several trophies, such as the League Cup, Russian Premier League, UEFA Cup, Russian Super Cup, and the UEFA Super Cup. He was also an important player for the Russian national football team and helped the team reach the semi-final of UEFA Euro 2008.

 43 
T. H. White
(Author)

T. H. White
0
Birth Year: 1906
Birthplace: Bombay, British India
Died: January 17, 1964

T. H. White was an English author whose works have influenced other famous writers like Michael Moorcock, J. K. Rowling, Gregory Maguire, Ed McBain, Neil Gaiman, and Helen Macdonald. Rowling has stated that the Harry Potter books were strongly influenced by White's writing. Gaiman admitted that both Harry Potter and his own character Timothy Hunter were inspired by White's characters.

 44 
Josef von Sternberg
(Film Director)

Josef von Sternberg
1
Birth Year: 1894
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: December 22, 1969

 45 
Abdülmecid II
(Was the last Caliph of the Ottoman Dynasty, the only Caliph of the Republic of Turkey)

Abdülmecid II
0
Birth Year: 1868
Birthplace: Beşiktaş, Turkey
Died: August 23, 1944

Abdülmecid II is remembered as the last caliph of the Ottoman dynasty of Turkey. Son of Sultan Abdulaziz, he received his education at the palace. After the deposition of his cousin and the abolition of the Sultanate, he was declared the caliph by the Turkish National Assembly.

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Shiva Negar
(Actress known for role in action thriller American Assassin 2017)

Shiva Negar
0
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Tehran, Iran

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Fray Tormenta
1
Birth Year: 1945
Birthplace: San Agustín Metzquititlán, Mexico

 48 
Alfonsina Storni
(Poet and playwright of the modernist period)

Alfonsina Storni
1
Birth Year: 1892
Birthplace: Sala Capriasca, Switzerland
Died: October 25, 1938

Alfonsina Storni was an Argentine playwright and poet of the modernist period. She was one of the first women to find success in the Argentine literature and theater scene, which were dominated by men. Her literary works not only inspired her readers but also inspired other writers. 

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Abdoulaye Wade
(Politician)

Abdoulaye Wade
0
Birth Year: 1926
Birthplace: Kébémer Department

Former Senegalese president Abdoulaye Wade and the current Senegalese Democratic Party secretary-general Abdoulaye Wade had practiced as a lawyer in France for a while after completing his PhD. Following his return to Senegal, he became an academic. His presidency was plagued by charges of corruption and nepotism.

 50 
Oswald Spengler
(Historian, Philosopher)

Oswald Spengler
0
Birth Year: 1880
Birthplace: Blankenburg, Germany
Died: May 8, 1936

German historian Oswald Spengler is best remembered for his iconic The Decline of the West, which had a huge influence on social theory. He believed that culture cannot be transferred and that it can only decline and decay like an organism. He lived his final years in isolation in Munich.

Personality Traits & Characteristics of Famous People Born on May 29

Personality
People born on May 29 are typically very intelligent and persuasive, and they possess the archetypal Gemini flow of eloquence. Their intelligence makes them want to actively probe people and places constantly for new information. People born on May 29th are diplomatically foresighted, and tend to have a laid back approach to things. They listen only to themselves, and are open and honest because of it. People born on May 29th can take complicated information and make it easy for others to digest. People born on May 29th are highly creative, spontaneous, and very adventurous. They love to takes risks as well.

Health
People born on May 29th are generally healthy people. Although they rarely care about looking after their health and needs, they do not tend to adopt any bad habits either. They seem to keep excess weight off quite well, even though they tend to dislike traditional means of exercise. People born on this day tend to be more open to issues with anxiety, and find talking their way through it.

Finance
People with this birthday find themselves a good job, although their usual intelligence seems to fall short on subjects such as finance. They are extremely impulsive and do not think twice before spending the money. They hate to be in a situation where they are asked to be frugal.

Career
These individuals prefer to read to gain knowledge rather than learning with hands-on experience. Because of this, numerous job openings and opportunities do not seem be the ideal choice. These people tend to do well in fields of law and teaching, as their thirst for knowledge fuels their career.

Relationships, Marriage, and Children
People born on May 29th tend to be very passionate and enthusiastic when it comes to love and romance. They are mildly flirty. Due to this, people with intense nature and emotions are not right for these individuals. May 29th natives are usually cautious about losing their independence as well. However, once settled, they give their heart and soul to a relationship. They need a partner who is emotional, and to whom they can openly speak about their aspirations as well as their sexual desires. Because of their intelligence and laid-back nature, people born on May 29th tend to be great with kids.

Lucky Color: Orange, Lemon, Yellow
Lucky Number: 5, 14, 23, 32, 41, 50
Lucky Day (of the week): Wednesday
Lucky Days (of the month): 16, 29