Famous People Born On October 18th

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Astrologically, the probability of the personality of Librans born on October 18 is dependent on the planetary position of Venus and Mars. The zodiacal group is ruled by Venus, while Mars governs the actual date in which these individuals are born. Together, the two play a dominating role in determining the individuality and uniqueness of those with this birthday. Talking about the positive attributes, October 18 people are creative, cooperative and talented. They have a penchant for problem solving and are just and honest in their dealings. Strong will, confidence and determination makes these people immensely unique from their other zodiacal counterparts. However, not all is well with these individuals as they are susceptible to being aloof and outspoken and may even act uncharacteristically bothered in unfavorable situation. These signs become more prevalent in stressful conditions.

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 1 
Zac Efron
(Actor)
Zac Efron
73
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: San Luis Obispo, California, United States

An actor who rose to prominence in the late 2000s, Zac Efron is a teen heartthrob and a fan favorite who has acted in many romantic films. He is equally popular for his roles in comedy films and has won several awards. Also a singer, he has contributed to the soundtracks of numerous films.

 2 
Jean-Claude Van Damme
(Actor and Martial Artist Best Known for His Martial Arts Action Movies ‘Bloodsport’, ‘Cyborg’ and ‘Kickboxer’)
Jean-Claude Van Damme
54
Birth Year: 1960
Birthplace: Sint-Agatha-Berchem, Belgium

Belgian actor,Jean-Claude Van Damme is best known for a string of martial arts films. He started his career as a karate fighter and competed in a number full-contact and semi-contact matches. Later he took up acting and became a star with the 1988 Hollywood film, Bloodsport. Cyborg, Lionheart, Double Impact and Universal Soldier are some of his notable films.

 3 
Chuck Berry
(One of the Most Influential “Rock 'n' Roll” Performers in Music History)
Chuck Berry
22
Birth Year: 1926
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: March 18, 2017

Chuck Berry was an American singer-songwriter. Referred to as the Father of Rock and Roll, Berry is credited with pioneering rock and roll music. He is also credited with influencing the attitude with which the rock music lifestyle is usually associated. Also revered for his guitaring skills, Berry is often included in lists like the Greatest Artists of All Time.

 4 
Lindsey Vonn
(One of the Greatest Alpine Skiers of All Time)
Lindsey Vonn
22
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
Lindsey Vonn became the first American woman Olympic gold-medalist in downhill skiing, with her win at the 2010 Winter Olympics. She is one of five women with a World Cup race win in all alpine skiing categories. The 2010 Laureus Sportswoman of the Year is also the second-highest-ranked skier ever.
 5 
Pierre Trudeau
(15th Prime Minister of Canada)
Pierre Trudeau
23
Birth Year: 1919
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
Died: September 28, 2000

Pierre Trudeau was a Canadian politician who served as the 15th prime minister of the country. His personality generated excitement within Canada's mass media, which gave rise to the term Trudeaumania. The effects of Trudeau's contribution to Canadian nationalism can still be felt in Canada. 

 6 
Lee Harvey Oswald
(U.S. Marine Veteran Who Assassinated John F. Kennedy)
Lee Harvey Oswald
29
Birth Year: 1939
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Died: November 24, 1963

Lee Harvey Oswald was arrested for killing Dallas police officer J. D. Tippit. Further investigation suggested that he had murdered US President John F. Kennedy about 45 minutes before murdering Tippit. Though he denied the accusations, he was charged with the murder of Kennedy. While in police custody, Oswald was shot dead by Jack Ruby, a nightclub owner.

 7 
Dawn Wells
(Actress)
Dawn Wells
8
Birth Year: 1938
Birthplace: Reno, Nevada, United States
Died: December 30, 2020

Actress Dawn Wells is best remembered for her role as Mary Ann Summers in the CBS sitcom Gilligan's Island. She studied theater arts and design at the University of Washington and made her TV debut soon after. Venturing into films as well, she went on to build a successful acting career. Besides acting, she was involved in many charitable endeavors.

 8 
Tyler Posey
11
Birth Year: 1991
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States

American actor and musician, Tyler Posey played an important role in the success of the MTV series Teen Wolf where he played Scott McCall from 2011 to 2017. Also a guitarist, Posey has contributed to bands, such as Disappearing Jamie, PVMNTS, and Five North. Posey has been open about his sexuality and serves as an inspiration to the LGBTQ+ community.

 9 
Ne-Yo
(American Singer-songwriter And Record Producer)
Ne-Yo
16
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Camden, Arkansas, United States
Grammy-winning R&B/pop singer-songwriter Ne-Yo soared to fame with his debut album, In My Own Words, which included the Billboard 200-topping track So Sick. He is also known for his tracks Let Me Love You, Closer, and Miss Independent. He has been a judge on the show World of Dance.
 10 
Peter Boyle
(Best Known for His Role as ‘Frank Barone’ in the TV Series ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’)
Peter Boyle
5
Birth Year: 1935
Birthplace: Norristown, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: December 12, 2006

Peter Boyle was an American actor, best known for playing Frank Barone in the popular TV series Everybody Loves Raymond. Boyle's death, which was caused by multiple myeloma and heart disease, had a great impact on many of his colleagues. His widow, Loraine, founded the Peter Boyle Memorial Fund, which is the most successful fundraiser for the International Myeloma Foundation.

 11 
George C. Scott
(Actor, Director, and Producer Known for His Film ‘Anatomy of a Murder’)
George C. Scott
11
Birth Year: 1927
Birthplace: Wise, Virginia, United States
Died: September 22, 1999
George C. Scott won the Academy Award for the film Patton but also became the first actor to reject the award, as he believed no two actors or performances could be compared. Fans also loved him for his roles in A Christmas Carol, Dr. Strangelove, and Anatomy of a Murder.
 12 
Pam Dawber
(Actress)
Pam Dawber
12
Birth Year: 1951
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States

Pam Dawber is an American actress known for playing important roles in popular TV series, such as Mork & Mindy and My Sister Sam. Apart from being an actress, Dawber serves as a national spokeswoman for a non-profit organization called Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, which is one of the largest and oldest youth mentoring organizations in the country.

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Erin Moran
(Actress)
Erin Moran
7
Birth Year: 1960
Birthplace: Burbank, California, United States
Died: April 22, 2017
 14 
Martina Navratilova
(One of the Greatest Tennis Players of All Time)
Martina Navratilova
24
Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: Prague, Czechia
Martina Navratilova is the world’s only tennis player to be no. 1 for more than 200 weeks in both singles and doubles. She is one of three women with a "Grand Slam Boxed Set.” She is openly lesbian and had earlier fled her country, Czechoslovakia, due to political issues.
 15 
Mike Ditka
(Former American Football Player Who Has Won an NFL Title as a Player, Assistant Coach & Head Coach)
Mike Ditka
2
Birth Year: 1939
Birthplace: Carnegie, Pennsylvania, United States
Mike Ditka, nicknamed “Iron Mike,” was a star footballer for the Chicago Bears, the Philadelphia Eagles, and the Dallas Cowboys. He has coached the Cowboys and has also trained the Bears to win the Super Bowl XX. He has also worked as a sports broadcaster for ESPN and NBC.  
 16 
Freida Pinto
(Actress)
Freida Pinto
6
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Mumbai, India
Freida Pinto is best known for her award-winning portrayal of Latika in Slumdog Millionaire. She previously hosted a travel show named Full Circle. Pinto also amazed audiences with her performances in films such as Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Immortals, Love Sonia, and Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle.
 17 
Inger Stevens
(Swedish-American Actress Best Known for Her TV Series ‘The Farmer's Daughter’)
Inger Stevens
15
Birth Year: 1934
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: April 30, 1970

Inger Stevens was a Swedish-American actress whose promising career was cut short when she committed suicide at age 35. Stevens is remembered for her performance in TV series like The Farmer's Daughter, for which she received the Golden Globe for Best TV Star – Female in 1963. Her performance in the series also earned her an Emmy nomination in 1964.

 18 
Joe Morton
(Actor)
Joe Morton
1
Birth Year: 1947
Birthplace: Harlem, New York, United States
 19 
Alex Cora
(Baseball player)
Alex Cora
5
Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Caguas, Puerto Rico
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Thomas Hearns
(American Former Professional Boxer )
Thomas Hearns
8
Birth Year: 1958
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Thomas Hearns is an American retired boxer who became the first boxer in the history of boxing to win world titles in five different weight classes. Nicknamed the Hitman, Thomas Hearns was named Fighter of the Year in 1980 by The Ring magazine. He was also named Fighter of the Year in 1984 by the Boxing Writers Association of America. 

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Wynton Marsalis
(Trumpeter)
Wynton Marsalis
4
Birth Year: 1961
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
 22 
Esperanza Spalding
(Music educator, Jazz musician, Singer)
Esperanza Spalding
2
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Portland
 23 
Toby Regbo
(Actor)
Toby Regbo
2
Birth Year: 1991
Birthplace: Hammersmith, London, England
 24 
Terance Mann
(Basketball player)
Terance Mann
4
Birth Year: 1996
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
 25 
Howard Shore
(Composer, Conductor, Film score composer)
Howard Shore
3
Birth Year: 1946
Birthplace: Toronto

Best known to international audiences for his scores of the hit trilogies The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit, Canadian composer Howard Shore had begun playing music at age 8 and was part of bands by age 13. He has 3 Academy Awards and 4 Grammy Awards in his kitty.

 26 
Chuck Lorre
(Television Director, Writer & Producer Popularly Known as the 'King of Sitcoms')
Chuck Lorre
7
Birth Year: 1952
Birthplace: Bethpage, New York, United States

Chuck Lorre is an American actor, composer, and television director. Referred to as the King of Sitcoms throughout the 2010s, Lorre is credited with creating popular sitcoms, such as The Big Bang Theory, Two and a Half Men, Dharma & Greg, The Kominsky Method, and Young Sheldon.

 27 
Bristol Palin
(Public Speaker)
Bristol Palin
14
Birth Year: 1990
Birthplace: Wasilla, Alaska, United States
Bristol Palin, the eldest daughter of Todd and Sarah Palin, is best known for her stint on the reality show Dancing with the Stars and her performance in the series The Secret Life of the American Teenager. She is also a real-estate agent and has written a memoir. 
 28 
Yoenis Céspedes
(Baseball player)
Yoenis Céspedes
3
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Campechuela, Granma, Cuba
 29 
Frederick III, German Emperor
(Former German Emperor and King of Prussia (1888))
Frederick III, German Emperor
3
Birth Year: 1831
Birthplace: Potsdam, Germany
Died: June 15, 1888

Frederick III, German Emperor reigned as the king of Prussia and emperor of the German Empire from 9 March 1888 until his death on 15 June 1888. Although he played key roles during the Austro-Prussian, Second Schleswig, and Franco-Prussian wars, Frederick professed hatred for warfare and was willing to make the German Empire more liberal before his untimely death.

 30 
Miriam Hopkins
1
Birth Year: 1902
Birthplace: Savannah, Georgia, U.S.
Died: October 9, 1972

Miriam Hopkins was an American actress widely regarded as a pioneer of TV drama. She became the first performer to earn an Academy Award nomination for a performance in a color film; she was nominated under the Best Actress category for her portrayal of the title role in the 1935 historical drama film, Becky Sharp.

 31 
Rhod Gilbert
(Welsh Comedian and Television & Radio Presenter)
Rhod Gilbert
1
Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: Carmarthen, Wales

Perrier Best Newcomer Award-nominated comedian Rhod Gilbert is also a writer and producer, known for his shows such as Rhod Gilbert vs. Kilimanjaro and Rhod Gilbert's Work Experience. Named to the list of the Top 50 Comedians by The Times, he is also an avid badminton player.

 32 
Henri Bergson
(French Philosopher and Winner of the 1927 Nobel Prize in Literature)
Henri Bergson
1
Birth Year: 1859
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: January 4, 1941

French philosopher, Henri Bergson, is remembered for his contribution to the tradition of continental philosophy. His works were considered extremely influential,  especially during the first half of the 20th century. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature (1927) and  Grand-Croix de la Legion d'honneur (1930). He was a simple man who led a humble life despite his great achievements.

 33 
Bobby Troup
(Singer-songwriter, Pianist, Actor, Songwriter, Jazz musician, Officer)
Bobby Troup
2
Birth Year: 1918
Birthplace: Harrisburg
Died: February 7, 1999
 34 
Prince Eugene of Savoy
(Austrian Army Commander)
Prince Eugene of Savoy
2
Birth Year: 1663
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: April 21, 1736

Prince Eugene of Savoy was a field marshal who served in the army of the Austrian Habsburg dynasty and of the Holy Roman Empire. One of the most influential military commanders of his generation, Prince Eugene served three Holy Roman emperors in a career spanning 60 years. Consequently, he played important roles in many battles, including the Battle of Turin.

 35 
Mongkut
(King of Thailand)
Mongkut
1
Birth Year: 1804
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
Died: October 1, 1868
 36 
Sam Quek
(Hockey player)
Sam Quek
4
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Metropolitan Borough of Wirral, United Kingdom
 37 
Om Puri
(Actor)
Om Puri
4
Birth Year: 1950
Birthplace: Ambala, Punjab, India
Died: January 6, 2017
 38 
Baby Bash
(Rapper Best Known for His Club-Rocking Single 'Suga Suga')
Baby Bash
1
Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Vallejo, California, United States

Smooth rapper Ronald Ray Bryant, better known as Baby Bash and Baby Beesh, started his career with small music groups and later made use of Texas’s growing music scene. Initially aspiring to be a basketball player, he later ditched his plans due to his short frame and focused completely on music.

 39 
Lotte Lenya
(Singer)
Lotte Lenya
1
Birth Year: 1898
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: November 27, 1981
 40 
Tahsan Rahman Khan
4
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Dhaka, Bangladesh

Tahsan Rahman Khan is a Bangladeshi model, actor, singer, composer, and songwriter. He also serves as a professor at BRAC University in Dhaka. He is credited with composing Alo Alo, which has become one of the most famous songs in Bangladesh. A multi-talented personality, Tahsan Rahman Khan has also appeared as a judge at popular events like Miss Universe Bangladesh.

 41 
Alejandro Balde
(Football player - Defender)
Alejandro Balde
1
Birth Year: 2003
Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain
 42 
Margo Rey
(Singer-Songwriter)
Margo Rey
2
Birth Year: 1966
Birthplace: Acapulco

Mexican singer Margo Rey was born to a Flamenco dancer mother. She ventured into music at 11 and never looked back, tasting success with her rare blend of jazz and pop, which she calls “Organica.” She is a breast cancer survivor and is married to comedian Ron White.

 43 
Klaus Kinski
(German Actor Known for His Intense On-Screen Presence and Controversial Personality)
Klaus Kinski
5
Birth Year: 1926
Birthplace: Sopot, Poland
Died: November 23, 1991

Though German actor Klaus Kinski had gained fame with his stellar performances in the films of Werner Herzog, he had also been in the news for his eccentricity and volatile nature. He was once admitted to psychiatric facility for attempting to kill his sponsor, and his own daughter accused him of abuse.

 44 
Pascal Wehrlein
(German-Mauritian Formula 1 Racing Driver)
Pascal Wehrlein
2
Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: Sigmaringen, Germany

German-Mauritian racing driver Pascal Wehrlein is the son of a boxer father and was thus no stranger to the world of sports. Starting his career with go-karting, he later became the youngest winner of the DTM series. He has represented teams such as Mercedes, Mahindra, and even Scuderia Ferrari.

 45 
James Foley
(photojournalist,teacher, journalist)
James Foley
2
Birth Year: 1973
Birthplace: Rochester
Died: August 19, 2014
 46 
Heinrich Schütz
(German Early Baroque Composer and Organist)
Heinrich Schütz
0
Birth Year: 1585
Birthplace: Bad Köstritz, Germany
Died: November 6, 1672
German composer and organist Heinrich Schütz was one of the first to bring the Italian style of music to Germany. While he had initially studied law, he later began his musical career in Venice. He is remembered for his works such as Symphoniae sacrae and the first German opera, Dafne.
 47 
Forrest Gregg
(American Football Player)
Forrest Gregg
2
Birth Year: 1933
Birthplace: Birthright, Texas, United States
Died: April 12, 2019
 48 
Violeta Chamorro
(President of Nicaragua (1990 - 1997))
Violeta Chamorro
3
Birth Year: 1929
Birthplace: Rivas, Nicaragua

The only woman to ever serve as the president of Nicaragua, Violeta Chamorro, was born to an affluent cattle rancher and was mostly educated in the U.S. She was married to La Prensa heir Pedro Joaquim Chamorro Cardenal and later took over the operations of the paper.

 49 
Zhou Xun
(Actress, Singer)
Zhou Xun
9
Birth Year: 1974
Birthplace: Quzhou, Zhejiang, China
Chinese actor Zhou Xun made headlines in late 2020 when she split up with her actor husband Archie Kao after a 6-year marriage, following divorce rumors. The Cloud Atlas star is one of China’s Four Dan Actresses and has received major accolades such as the Golden Rooster Award.
 50 
Terry McMillan
(American author)
Terry McMillan
2
Birth Year: 1951
Birthplace: Port Huron, Michigan, United States

Personality Traits & Characteristic of Famous People Born on October 18

Personality
Individuals born on October 18th are unique in their disposition. Their characteristic is determined by two planets, Venus and Mars. While Venus provides these individuals with an inquisitive, persuasive and alert mind, Mars’ brings in the much needed diplomacy, purposefulness and fearless attitude. Individuals with this birthday have a futuristic attitude in life and are confident, ambitious and well in control.  They are honest and self-sufficient, with a kind hearted and unselfish nature.  Though these people often look for the assurance and approval of others, they are overall optimistic, determined and focussed in their approach. Since these are creative folks, they have a soft corner which appreciates fine food, wine, artwork and fashion.

Health
The overall healthiness of individuals born on October 18 is generally robust due to their interest to look and feel good. These people are highly motivated to flaunt a refreshing appearance and thus, take care to include lots of exercise and a sensible diet in their daily routine. Additionally, their immaculate care in keeping the sleep pattern regular and steady also ensures good health. The only thing that these individuals need to work on is dealing with stress caused by too many responsibilities. Also, October 18 borns need to be cautious as they are susceptible to being addicted to caffeine, nicotine and alcohol.

Finance
Financial security comes naturally to those born on October 18. These people are conscious about spending money wisely and have a careful eye on budgeting. This proficiency in handling money makes these individuals deter from the impulsive route. Their patience also assists them in saving for expensive purchases rather than borrowing money or taking credit.

Career
Ambitious and determined, individuals sharing their birthday on October 18 tend to have a preference for working in a prominent position. These people are blessed with an analytical mind and are intelligent and quick witted. They are also quick to learn and usually prepared to study or gain training for a favoured vocation. What acts in their favour is their clever charm and tact that makes them wonderful co-worker. The only thing that October 18 folks are not comfortable with is working at the background but if the opportunity is a decent one, they compromise on it as well.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
For Librans who shares the birthdate of October 18, relationships hold a quintessential place in the mind and heart of these individuals. These people are on the lookout for a partner with whom they can share the bond of love and romance. An ideal mate for those born on this day is one who share the same frequency as their’s and has similar interest and liking. Incredibly loving and passionate, these people will shower lots of affection and attention to their special someone. Since these people possess a mature serious attitude to love and romance, they will make every effort to keep a soul mate happy and contented. What’s more, the romantic idealism that these people believe in goes a long way in assuring harmony and gratification in a relationship. October 18 men and women make excellent parents. They are concerned about making life less stressful and happier for their children. Though they are attentive and affectionate towards the little ones, this may sometimes go to the extent of being overprotective as well.

Lucky Color: Red, Maroon, Scarlet
Lucky Number: 9, 18, 27, 36, 45
Lucky Days (of the week): Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
Lucky Days (of the month): 9, 18, 27