Famous People Born In Nairobi

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 1 
Chris Froome
(Kenyan-British Cyclist and Four-Time Winner of the ‘Tour de France’)
Chris Froome
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 20, 1985
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 2 
Deep Roy
(Actor)
Deep Roy
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Birthdate: December 1, 1957
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 4'4" (132 cm)
 3 
Uhuru Kenyatta
(President of Kenya)
Uhuru Kenyatta
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 26, 1961
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 4 
Edi Gathegi
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Birthdate: March 10, 1979
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 5 
Ali Velshi
(Host of the Show Real Money With Ali Velshi on Al Jazeera America)
Ali Velshi
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Birthdate: October 29, 1969
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 6 
Celeste O'Connor
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Birthdate: December 2, 1998
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 7 
Fredricka Whitfield
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Birthdate: May 31, 1965
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 8 
Makur Maker
(Basketball player center position)
Makur Maker
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 4, 2000
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'11" (211 cm)
 9 
Richard Leakey
(Kenyan Paleoanthropologist and Chairman of the ‘Kenya Wildlife Service’)
Richard Leakey
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Birthdate: December 19, 1944
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: January 2, 2022
 10 
Malik Obama
(Former President Barack Obama's half-brother)
Malik Obama
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1958
Sun Sign: Pisces
 11 
Philippa Gregory
(Novelist, Writer)
Philippa Gregory
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 9, 1954
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 12 
Kiran Shah
(Actor, Stuntman)
Kiran Shah
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Birthdate: September 28, 1956
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 4'2" (127 cm)
 13 
Gurinder Chadha
(Film director)
Gurinder Chadha
1
Birthdate: January 10, 1960
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 14 
Elsa Majimbo
(Comedian)
Elsa Majimbo
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Birthdate: June 29, 2001
Sun Sign: Cancer
 15 
Michael Olunga
(Association football player)
Michael Olunga
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 26, 1994
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 16 
Arap Bethke
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Birthdate: March 12, 1980
Sun Sign: Pisces
 17 
Urjit Patel
(24th Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (2016 -2018))
Urjit Patel
2
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: October 28, 1963
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 18 
Margaret Kenyatta
(First Lady)
Margaret Kenyatta
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 8, 1964
Sun Sign: Aries
 19 
Nathan Crumpton
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 9, 1985
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 20 
Paddy Lowe
(Engineer)
Paddy Lowe
1
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: April 8, 1962
Sun Sign: Aries
 21 
Dennis Oliech
(Association football player)
Dennis Oliech
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 2, 1985
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 22 
Auma Obama
(Kenyan-British Journalist, Community Activist and Half-Sister of Barack Obama)
Auma Obama
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1960 AD
 23 
Cristina Odone
(Journalist, Editor)
Cristina Odone
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Birthdate: November 11, 1960
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 24 
Size 8
(Singer)
Size 8
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 4, 1987
Sun Sign: Leo
 25 
Thomas Deng
(Footballer central defender)
Thomas Deng
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 20, 1997
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 26 
Louise Leakey
(Kenyan Anthropologist and Paleontologist)
Louise Leakey
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Birthdate: March 21, 1972
Sun Sign: Aries
 27 
Wanuri Kahiu
(Film director)
Wanuri Kahiu
1
Birthdate: June 21, 1980
Sun Sign: Gemini
 28 
Dipak Patel
(Former all-rounder cricketer)
Dipak Patel
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 25, 1958
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 29 
Wangechi Mutu
(Visual artist, known primarily for her painting, sculpture, film, and performance work)
Wangechi Mutu
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Birthdate: June 22, 1972
Sun Sign: Cancer
 30 
Nuni Omot
(Basketball player)
Nuni Omot
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 3, 1994
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'9" (206 cm)
 31 
Mohamed Amin
(Photojournalist)
Mohamed Amin
3
Birthdate: August 29, 1943
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: November 23, 1996
 32 
Rees Odhiambo
(Football player)
Rees Odhiambo
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 23, 1992
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 33 
Steve Tikolo
(All-rounder Cricketer)
Steve Tikolo
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 25, 1971
Sun Sign: Cancer
 34 
M. G. Vassanji
(Novelist, Editor)
M. G. Vassanji
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 30, 1950
Sun Sign: Gemini
 35 
Daniel Adongo
(American Football player)
Daniel Adongo
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 12, 1989
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 36 
Stella Mwangi
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 1, 1986
Sun Sign: Virgo
 37 
Maureen Connell
(Film actress)
Maureen Connell
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Birthdate: August 2, 1931
Sun Sign: Leo
 38 
Daniel Adams-Ray
(Singer known for being one half of the rap duo Snook, who have released albums like 2006's Ar)
Daniel Adams-Ray
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 18, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
 39 
Amina Abdi Rabar
(TV Presenter, Radio Presenter)
Amina Abdi Rabar
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Birthdate: June 28, 1989
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 4'9" (145 cm)
 40 
Jason Dunford
(Swimmer)
Jason Dunford
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 28, 1986
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 41 
Wahu
(Singer)
Wahu
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 22, 1980
Sun Sign: Aries
 42 
Margaret Kenyatta
(Kenyan Politician Who Served as the Mayor of Nairobi from 1970 to 1976)
Margaret Kenyatta
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 16, 1928
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: April 5, 2017
 43 
Magdalene Odundo
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Birthdate: 1950 AD
 44 
Eric Wainaina
(Singer-songwriter)
Eric Wainaina
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 28, 1973
Sun Sign: Virgo
 45 
Samantha Mugatsia
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Birthdate: 1992 AD
 46 
Paula Kahumbu
(Ecologist)
Paula Kahumbu
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 25, 1966
Sun Sign: Cancer
 47 
Evelyn Wanjiru
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 6, 1989
Sun Sign: Taurus
 48 
Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1968 AD
 49 
Yasmin Said
(Actress)
Yasmin Said
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Birthdate: 2000 AD
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Richard Hynes
(Biologist)
Richard Hynes
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: November 29, 1944
Sun Sign: Sagittarius