Famous People Born On October 17th

The basic outline of the characteristic features of individuals born on October 17 is dependent on the two celestial bodies, Venus and Saturn. The dominance of Venus over the zodiacal group of Libra and Saturn over the actual date together determine the individuality of those with this birthday. Talking about the positive attributes of October 17 individuals, these people are highly responsible and determined with a self-confident, resilient and daring temperament. They are admired and well-respected by all. However, what goes against the favor of those born on October seventeenth is their free-spirited and inflexible nature. Ordinarily fairly quiet, these people have a slight streak of rebellious attitude which makes them a tad impulsive as well.

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 Norm MacDonald

Norm MacDonald.
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Famous As: Canadian stand-up comedian
Birth Year: 1959
Birthplace: Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 2 Eminem

Eminem.
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Famous As: Rapper, Songwriter
Birth Year: 1972
Birthplace: Saint Joseph, Missouri, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 3 Gottfrid Svartholm

Gottfrid Svartholm.
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Famous As: Computer scientist
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Sweden

 4 Kimi Raikkonen

Kimi Raikkonen.
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Famous As: Racing driver
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Espoo, Finland

 5 Rita Hayworth

Rita Hayworth.
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Birth Year: 1918
Birthplace: Brooklyn
Died: May 14, 1987

 6 Felicity Jones

Felicity Jones.
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Birmingham
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 7 Charles Oliveira

Charles Oliveira
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Famous As: Mixed martial artist
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Guarujá Guarujá, São Paulo, Brazil
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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 8 Keerthy Suresh

Keerthy Suresh
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1992
Birthplace: Chennai
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 9 Evel Knievel

Evel Knievel
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Famous As: Stunt performer
Birth Year: 1938
Birthplace: Butte, Montana, USA
Died: November 30, 2007
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 10 Michael McKean

Michael McKean.
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 11 Matthew Macfadyen

Matthew Macfadyen.
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1974
Birthplace: Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 12 Montgomery Clift

Montgomery Clift.
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1920
Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.
Died: July 23, 1966

 13 Mike Judge

Mike Judge.
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Famous As: Actor, Cartoonist, Director, Musician
Birth Year: 1962
Birthplace: Guayaquil, Ecuador
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 14 Arthur Miller

Arthur Miller.
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Famous As: Playwright, Essayist
Birth Year: 1915
Birthplace: Harlem, New York City, United States
Died: February 10, 2005

 15 Margot Kidder

Margot Kidder.
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1948
Birthplace: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Died: May 13, 2018
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 16 George Wendt

George Wendt.
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1948
Birthplace: Beverly, Chicago, Illinois
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 17 Alan Jackson

Alan Jackson.
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Famous As: Gospel Musician
Birth Year: 1958
Birthplace: Newnan, Georgia USA
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 18 Holly Holm

Holly Holm.
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Famous As: Mixed Martial Artist
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 19 Wood Harris

Wood Harris.
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 20 Bea Alonzo

Bea Alonzo.
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Famous As: Actress, Singer
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Cainta, Philippines
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 21 Luke Rockhold

Luke Rockhold
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Famous As: Mixed martial artist
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Santa Cruz, California, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 22 Smita Patil

Smita Patil
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1955
Birthplace: Pune
Died: December 13, 1986

 23 Wyclef Jean

Wyclef Jean.
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Famous As: Rapper
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Croix-des-Bouquets, Haiti
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 24 Pope John Paul I

Pope John Paul I.
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Famous As: Pope
Birth Year: 1912
Birthplace: Canale d'Agordo, Italy
Died: September 28, 1978

 25 Sanjay Kapoor

Sanjay Kapoor
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1965
Birthplace: Bombay, Maharashtra, India

 26 Irene Ryan

Irene Ryan
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1902
Birthplace: El Paso, Texas, USA
Died: April 26, 1973
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 27 Max Irons

Max Irons
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Camden, London, England, UK
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 28 Ziggy Marley

Ziggy Marley.
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Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: Trenchtown, Jamaica
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 29 Andy Whitfield

Andy Whitfield.
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Amlwch, United Kingdom
Died: September 11, 2011
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 30 Sir Syed Ahmad Khan

Sir Syed Ahmad Khan.
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Famous As: Founder of Aligarh Muslim University
Birth Year: 1817
Birthplace: Delhi, India
Died: March 27, 1898

 31 Robert Jordan

Robert Jordan
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Famous As: Novelist
Birth Year: 1948
Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Died: September 16, 2007

 32 Chris Lowell

Chris Lowell
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, USA

 33 Mark Gatiss

Mark Gatiss.
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1966
Birthplace: Sedgefield, County Durham, England
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 34 Anil Kumble

Anil Kumble
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Famous As: Cricketer
Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 35 Vincent Van Patten

Vincent Van Patten
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Bellerose, New York, USA
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 36 Simi Garewal

Simi Garewal
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: Ludhiana, Punjab, India
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 37 Zhao Ziyang

Zhao Ziyang.
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Famous As: Former Prime Minister of China
Birth Year: 1919
Birthplace: Hua County, Anyang, China
Died: January 17, 2005

 38 Kyle Carpenter

Kyle Carpenter.
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Famous As: Military Officer
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Jackson, Mississippi, United States

 39 Michelle Ang

Michelle Ang
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Christchurch

 40 Tom Poston

Tom Poston
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1921
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, United States
Died: April 30, 2007
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 41 Chris Kirkpatrick

Chris Kirkpatrick
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Famous As: Singer, Musician
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Clarion
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 42 Howard Rollins

Howard Rollins
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1950
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: December 8, 1996
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 43 Jamal Adams

Jamal Adams
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Famous As: American football player
Birth Year: 1995
Birthplace: Lewisville, Texas, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 44 Julie Adams

Julie Adams
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1926
Birthplace: Waterloo, Iowa, USA
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 45 Gregg Wallace

Gregg Wallace
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Famous As: TV Presenters
Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Peckham, London, England, UK

 46 André Villas-Boas

André Villas-Boas
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Famous As: Association football manager
Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: Porto
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 47 Beverly Garland

Beverly Garland
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1926
Birthplace: Santa Cruz, California, USA
Died: December 5, 2008

 48 Steve McMichael

Steve McMichael
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Famous As: American Football Player
Birth Year: 1957
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, USA
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 49 Mae Jemison

Mae Jemison.
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Famous As: First African American Woman To Travel To Space
Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: Decatur, Alabama, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 50 John Rocker

John Rocker.
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Famous As: Baseball Player
Birth Year: 1974
Birthplace: Statesboro, Georgia
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

Personality Traits & Characteristic Of Famous People Born on October 17

Personality
The personality traits of individuals born on October 17 include being industrious, quick witted and active. Unlike other Librans, these people are not prone to laziness and are quite enthusiastic and energetic. What is interesting to note is that these people gain the admiration, respect and cooperation of others through their tactful mind and understanding nature. They take their responsibility quite seriously and would go to any length to fulfil commitment. October 17 individuals dislike arguments and unpleasantness and mostly avoid the same with the help of their compromising ability. Determined and tenacious, these people have a logical and analytical mind which makes them good at overcoming obstacles.  

Health
The overall health and vitality of individuals born on October 17 is sound. This is mainly because of their usual serious attitude to look after themselves. Since individuals born on this day have a knack for cooking, they rarely face any nutritional deficiencies. However, October 17 folks are prone to overindulgence and have an affinity for a sweet tooth. This can make them susceptible to weight gain. To compensate with the same, they should consider including moderate gentle exercise like walking and swimming in their regular routine to stay healthy and blessed.  

Finance
The financial condition of individuals born on October 17 is a stable one. Though these people are prone to impulsiveness, they know the value of money as well and thus are generally careful with budgeting. They understand the importance of saving and thus, keep aside some amount for the future as well. On the whole, it can be said that October 17 borns maintain a well-balanced approach towards finances, thus balancing their spending as well as saving.

Career
Due to the versatility and flexibility of individuals born on October 17, there are a myriad of job opportunities that they can avail. Endowed with a creative mind, these people are often attracted to career opportunities involving art and creativity. However, like most Librans, they do very well at managerial positions as well. Another vocation type that October 17 folks can take up is one involving lots of hard work and diligence. Blessed with an industrious and conscientious disposition, such type of work opportunities can also be a favorable option for people with this birthdate.
 
Relationships, Marriage & Children
Individuals born on October 17 are extremely loving and passionate. Unlike other Librans who are social animals, these people crave for solitude occasionally. They look for a partner with whom they can share a rapport. Since these individuals have alternating hot and cold emotions, they need a partner who puts up with the varying emotions and helps them relax and unwind. Also, a perfect soul mate is one who teaches these individuals the benefits of compromise. Since October 17 folks like to have the reign of control of the relationship in their hands, traits of bossiness or dominance by the partner would be of no good to the relationship. In a relationship, October 17 individuals are committed, loving, affectionate, caring and attentive.  Parenting makes them vulnerable regarding responsibilities. They do love their children a lot but often fail to draw the line between affection and authority.

Lucky Color: Deep Blue, Black
Lucky Number: 8, 17, 26, 35, 44, 53
Lucky Days (of the week): Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
Lucky Days (of the month): 8, 17, 26