Famous People Born On October 20th

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The astrological influence of the probability of the personality of individuals born on October 20 is dependent on two celestial bodies, Venus and Moon. While the former rule the zodiacal group, the latters is the governor of the actual date in which these individuals are born. Together, these two define the uniqueness of October 20th people. Individuals with this birthday are friendly, compassionate and fair-minded. They possess an enthusiastic approach to life which is perfectly blended by their imaginative and creative thinking. Additionally their communicative spirit makes them sociable and affable with everyone around. However, October 20th individuals are prone to showing irritable and undisciplined behavior in unfavourable situations. They are also prone to being excessively stubborn when upset or angry.

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 1 
Snoop Dogg
(Rapper)
Snoop Dogg
72
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Long Beach, California, United States

Snoop Dogg is a famous American rapper whose life is a perfect example of rags-to-riches story. As a child, he did various odd jobs to help his family make ends meet. He started rapping as a young boy to distract himself from his unstable family life. He ran into trouble with the law as a teenager. However, once he released his debut album, there was no looking back.

 

 2 
John Krasinski
(Known For His Role as Jim Halpert on the NBC sitcom 'The Office')
John Krasinski
57
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
The charming actor John Krasinski is best recognised for playing Jim Halpert in the famous American television show, The Office. Apart from working in numerous other film and television projects as well as commercials, John Krasinski further cemented his position in the entertainment world by branching out into writing, producing and directing movies like The Promised Land and The Hollars.
 3 
NBA YoungBoy
(Rapper Known for His Albums: 'Until Death Call My Name' and 'Top')
NBA YoungBoy
132
Birth Year: 1999
Birthplace: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States

NBA YoungBoy is an American singer, songwriter, and rapper. He garnered a cult following between 2015 and 2017, during which he released eight successful, independent mixtapes. Rated highly among America's most controversial rappers, NBA YoungBoy has been arrested on a couple of occasions for charges, including attempted first degree murder.

 4 
Kamala Harris
(The First Female Vice President of the United States)
Kamala Harris
303
Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Oakland, California, United States

A Democrat politician and lawyer, Kamala Harris is the vice president-elect of the United States. She will assume the office on 20 January 2021, alongside President-elect Joe Biden.  Half-Indian, half-Jamaican, Harris is the first woman, the first Black person and the first Asian-American to be elected vice president.  

 5 
Tom Petty
(Rock Singer, Guitarist)
Tom Petty
36
Birth Year: 1950
Birthplace: Gainesville, Florida, United States
Died: October 2, 2017

A rock icon and creator of sprit-lifting songs, Thomas Earl Petty was one of the defining musicians of the 1970s and the lead vocalist and guitarist of the band Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. Writing songs and creating music up till his last breath, Petty is noted for positivity and self- liberation themed songs, a rarity in rock music.

 6 
Viggo Mortensen
24
Birth Year: 1958
Birthplace: Watertown, New York, United States

Danish-American actor, Viggo Mortensen, is best known for portraying the role of Aragorn in The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Some of his other films are A History of Violence, Eastern Promises, Captain Fantastic and Green Book. He is also an author of various books on poetry, photography and painting.

 7 
Mickey Mantle
(One of the Greatest Switch Hitters in Baseball History)
Mickey Mantle
12
Birth Year: 1931
Birthplace: Spavinaw, Oklahoma, United States
Died: August 13, 1995

Professional baseball player Mickey Mantle played his entire Major League Baseball (MLB) career with the New York Yankees. He played as a center fielder, right fielder, and first baseman. Regarded by many as the greatest switch hitter in baseball history, he won the Triple Crown in 1956 and was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1974. 

 8 
William Zabka
(Known for His Role as Johnny Lawrence in the Karate Kid)
William Zabka
18
Birth Year: 1965
Birthplace: New York, United States

William Zabka is an actor best known for his role as Johnny Lawrence in the film The Karate Kid. He started attending California State University but quit before completing his degree. He began his acting career in the mid-1980s and established himself in Hollywood within a few years. He turned a producer with the short film Most in 2003.  

 9 
Candice Swanepoel
(South African Model and Victoria's Secret Angel)
Candice Swanepoel
17
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Mooi River, South Africa

Candice Swanepoel is a South African model known for her association with Victoria's Secret. In 2016, Swanepoel was ranked eighth among the top-earning models, according to Forbes. Also known for her charity work, Swanepoel works closely with mothers2mothers, a nonprofit organization that aims at averting mother-to-child transmission of HIV by providing support and education for pregnant women living with HIV.

 10 
Jess Glynne
(English Singer Best Known for Her Singles: ‘Hold My Hand’ and ‘Don't Be So Hard on Yourself)
Jess Glynne
9
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Hampstead, London, England
Jess Glynne, named one of Forbes’s Most Influential People Under 30 in 2019, initially rose to fame as a featured artist on tracks such as Rather Be and My Love. She became the first British female solo singer with seven number one UK Singles Chart tracks.
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Bela Lugosi
(Best Known for His Role as 'Count Dracula' in the 1939 Film ‘Son of Frankenstein’)
Bela Lugosi
6
Birth Year: 1882
Birthplace: Lugoj, Romania
Died: August 16, 1956
Hungarian-American actor Bela Lugosi is best remembered for his iconic performance as Dracula on Broadway and in the 1931 film of the same name, based on Bram Stoker’s novel. He also appeared in films such as The Black Cat, The Raven, and Son of Frankenstein, along with Boris Karloff.
 12 
Jerry Orbach
(Actor, Singer)
Jerry Orbach
6
Birth Year: 1935
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
Died: December 28, 2004
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Scott Hall
(One of the Most Charismatic Performers in the Modern History of Professional Wrestling)
Scott Hall
11
Birth Year: 1958
Birthplace: St. Mary's County, Maryland, United States
Died: March 14, 2022

Scott Hall is an American retired wrestler best known for his association with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) where he is popularly known as Razor Ramon. Apart from his several championship reigns in WWE, Scott Hall is also renowned for being an original member of the New World Order, one of the most popular stables in the history of professional wrestling.

 14 
John Dewey
(Philosopher)
John Dewey
11
Birth Year: 1859
Birthplace: Burlington, Vermont, United States
Died: June 1, 1952

A staunch advocate of progressive education and liberalism, the American philosopher and psychologist was the founder of the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools. John Dewey’s famous writings included The Reflex Arc Concept in Psychology and Human Nature and Conduct. According to him, passion for knowledge and intellectual curiosity were central to a teacher. He called himself a democratic socialist.

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Dannii Minogue
(Actress and Singer Known for Her Hit Songs ‘Love and Kisses’ and ‘Jump to the Beat')
Dannii Minogue
7
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia

The younger sister of Australian popstar Kylie Minogue, Dannii Minogue had begun her career on Australian TV as a child actor. Known for her award-winning role of Emma Jackson in the soap Home and Away, she later also launched a music career, appeared in movies and plays, and introduced a clothing line.

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William Christopher
(Actor & Comedian Known for His Role in TV Series ‘M*A*S*H’)
William Christopher
3
Birth Year: 1932
Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois, United States
Died: December 31, 2016

William Christopher was an American comedian and actor remembered for playing important roles in popular TV series, such as M*A*S*H, AfterMASH, and Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. Also known for his charity work, Christopher devoted his free time to the National Autistic Society, a British charity for autistic people. In 1985, he co-wrote Mixed Blessings, a memoir about raising his autistic son.

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Julie Payette
(29th Governor General of Canada Who Served from 2017 to 2021)
Julie Payette
11
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Canadian engineer and astronaut Julie Payette has been the Governor General of Canada from 2017 to 2021. She was initially a research scientist and then joined the Canadian Space Agency, eventually completing two spaceflights. Payette resigned as governor general after a workplace review accused her of workplace harassment.
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Claudio Ranieri
(Football Manager)
Claudio Ranieri
4
Birth Year: 1951
Birthplace: Rome

Claudio Ranieri is an Italian football manager and the current head coach of Sampdoria, a football club which competes in Serie A. As a manager, Ranieri has won several honors, such as the 2016 LMA Manager of the Year and the Best FIFA Men's Coach. A former player, Ranieri was inducted into the Italian Football Hall of Fame in 2016.

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Arthur Rimbaud
(French Poet Known for His Works: ‘The Drunken Boat’, ‘A Season in Hell’ and ‘Illuminations’)
Arthur Rimbaud
2
Birth Year: 1854
Birthplace: Charleville-Mézières, France
Died: November 10, 1891

French poet Arthur Rimbaud is remembered for his influence on Dadaism, surrealism, and symbolism. Known for works such as Le Soleil Etait Encore Chaud and Voyelles, he later got involved in a relationship with poet Paul Verlaine. He also traveled as a merchant and explorer, before dying of cancer.

 20 
Michelle Malkin
(Political Commentator, Author and Blogger)
Michelle Malkin
5
Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Michelle Malkin is an American blogger, author, political commentator, and businesswoman. Her weekly syndicated column gets featured in several websites and newspapers. Apart from writing four books and contributing to TV channels, such as Fox News, Michelle Malkin is also credited with founding the conservative websites Hot Air and Twitchy.

 21 
Tommy Douglas
(Canadian Politician Who was Premier of Saskatchewan from 1944 to 1961)
Tommy Douglas
5
Birth Year: 1904
Birthplace: Camelon, Falkirk, Scotland
Died: February 24, 1986

Tommy Douglas was a Scottish Canadian politician. From 1944 to 1961, he served as premier of Saskatchewan. His cabinet was the first to introduce North America's first single-payer, universal health care program. His life and career inspired a TV miniseries titled Prairie Giant: The Tommy Douglas Story, in which Douglas was played by actor Michael Therriault.

 22 
Kenneth Choi
3
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
 23 
Jomo Kenyatta
(1st President of Kenya (1964–1978) and the 1st Prime Minister of Kenya (1963–1964))
Jomo Kenyatta
21
Birth Year: 1893
Birthplace: Gatundu, Kenya
Died: August 22, 1978
After being held as a prisoner by the British for 9 years, anti-colonial activist Jomo Kenyatta was released shortly before Kenya achieved its independence, and became the country’s first prime minister and then its first president. The Father of the Nation, Kenyatta was also named Mzee, meaning “grand old man.”
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Paige Bueckers
(Basketball player)
Paige Bueckers
14
Birth Year: 2001
Birthplace: Edina, Minnesota, United States
 25 
Sunny Hostin
(Lawyer, Journalist and Co-Host on ABC's Morning Talk Show 'The View')
Sunny Hostin
10
Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

Sunny Hostin is an American journalist, lawyer, and television host. She is best known for co-hosting the popular talk show, The View, for which she has received four Daytime Emmy Award nominations so far. Before appearing on TV, Sunny Hostin served as a federal prosecutor; for successfully prosecuting sex offenders, Hostin was honored with a Special Achievement Award.

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Sam Witwer
(Actor)
Sam Witwer
1
Birth Year: 1977
Birthplace: Glenview, Illinois, USA
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Nargis Fakhri
(Actress)
Nargis Fakhri
5
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Queens, New York, USA
 28 
Alona Tal
(Israeli Actress and Singer)
Alona Tal
2
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Herzliya, Israel

Alona Tal is an Israeli actress known for playing supporting roles in popular American TV series like Veronica Mars and Supernatural. Tal is also known for her singing skills; she has recorded a song with popular Haitian rapper and musician Wyclef Jean. She has also appeared in several American films like Half Past Dead 2, Broken City, and Opening Night.

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Niall Matter
4
Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: Edmonton, Canada
Canadian actor Niall Matter ventured into acting after a deadly accident at the oil rig he worked at led to his right led being almost amputated at 25. He debuted with The Best Years and gained fame as Zane Donovan in Eureka and as Evan Cross in Primeval: New World.
 30 
Bill Nunn
(Actor)
Bill Nunn
2
Birth Year: 1953
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: September 24, 2016
 31 
Brennan Clost
(Canadian Actor and Dancer Known for His TV Series ‘The Next Step’ and ‘Tiny Pretty Things’)
Brennan Clost
5
Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: Burlington, Canada

Brennan Clost is a Canadian dancer and actor best known for playing Daniel in the popular TV series, The Next Step. Clost started dancing competitively at the age of seven, winning several dance competitions. In 2012, he started studying at the Juilliard School before beginning his career as an actor.

 32 
Dan Fogler
(Actor)
Dan Fogler
4
Birth Year: 1976
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
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Chavo Guerrero Jr.
5
Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: El Paso, Texas, USA
 34 
A$AP Ferg
(Rapper)
A$AP Ferg
10
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
 35 
James Chadwick
(Discoverer of Neutron)
James Chadwick
2
Birth Year: 1891
Birthplace: Bollington
Died: July 24, 1974

Best remembered as a Nobel laureate who discovered neutron, Sir James Chadwick began his career at Cavendish Laboratory, Cambridge, where he worked with Ernest Rutherford to investigate the nature of atomic nucleus, a work that led to the epoch-making discovery. Credited with writing the final draft of the MAUD Report, he also headed the British team at the Manhattan Project

 36 
Mitch Lucker
(Best Known as the Lead Singer for the Deathcore Band ‘Suicide Silence’)
Mitch Lucker
4
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Riverside, California, United States
Died: November 1, 2012

Mitch Lucker was an American singer and songwriter remembered for his work as the lead vocalist of the band Suicide Silence. A tattoo enthusiast, Mitch Lucker was known for his extensive collection of tattoos that covered his torso, arms, fingers, and neck. After his death at age 28, his bandmates established the Kenadee Lucker Education Fund to benefit his daughter.

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Earl Hindman
3
Birth Year: 1942
Birthplace: Bisbee, Arizona, USA
Died: December 29, 2003
 38 
Susan Tully
(Producer)
Susan Tully
62
Birth Year: 1967
Birthplace: Highgate, London, England
 39 
Empress Michiko
(Empress Consort of Japan from 7 January 1989 to 30 April 2019)
Empress Michiko
3
Birth Year: 1934
Birthplace: Tokyo City, Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
 40 
Arlene Francis
(Actress & Radio Talk Show Host)
Arlene Francis
2
Birth Year: 1907
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: May 31, 2001
 41 
Sir Christopher Wren
2
Birth Year: 1632
Birthplace: East Knoyle
Died: February 25, 1723

Architect Sir Christopher Wren had built over 50 churches in London, the most popular of them being the St. Paul’s Cathedral. He was a major force behind the formation of the Royal Society and was also knighted for his achievements. He was also a member of the English Parliament.

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Dolores Hart
0
Birth Year: 1938
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA
 43 
Thomas Newman
(Composer best known for his many film scores.)
Thomas Newman
0
Birth Year: 1955
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
 44 
Danny Boyle
(Director and Producer)
Danny Boyle
3
Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: Radcliffe, Greater Manchester, England

Danny Boyle is best known for his Academy Award-winning movie Slumdog Millionaire. He also amazed audiences with his deft direction in Trainspotting, 127 Hours, and 28 Days Later. He won a BAFTA with his debut film, Shallow Grave. He was the artistic director of the 2012 Summer Olympics opening ceremony.

 45 
Keith Hernandez
(Baseball Player)
Keith Hernandez
2
Birth Year: 1953
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, USA
 46 
Virender Sehwag
(Cricketer)
Virender Sehwag
3
Birth Year: 1978
Birthplace: Delhi

Born to a flour mill owner, Virender Sehwag convinced his family to let him learn cricket since he wasn’t good in academics. He later grew up to be an aggressive batsman, breaking many records. He’s one of two people with a double hundred in ODI and a triple hundred in Test cricket.

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston
3
Birth Year: 1784
Birthplace: Westminster, Middlesex, England
Died: October 18, 1865
 48 
Grandpa Jones
(Banjoist, Singer, Songwriter)
Grandpa Jones
1
Birth Year: 1913
Birthplace: Niagara
Died: February 19, 1998
 49 
Eddie Jones
(Basketball player)
Eddie Jones
0
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Pompano Beach, Florida, United States
 50 
Charles Ives
(Composer)
Charles Ives
2
Birth Year: 1874
Birthplace: Danbury, Connecticut, United States
Died: May 19, 1954

Personality Traits & Characteristic of Famous People Born on October 20

Personality
The personality traits of individuals born on October 20 include being persuasive, friendly and fair minded. These people have a balanced approach in life and dislike any sort of injustice or inequality, a trait commonly seen in all Librans. However, October 20 folks differ from their counterparts in their decision taking ability. Unlike others, these people are adept at taking decision. By nature, they are kind, caring, emotional and sympathetic. They like to exchange their feelings and thoughts. Endowed with an optimistic mind-set, these people mostly look at the brighter side of things and can get a bit idealistic in their thinking. Highly imaginative and creative, these people possess an intelligent humanitarian approach to life. Look wise, they are stylish and impressive and possess a deep sense of individuality.

Health
Physical healthiness is dependent on the emotional health of individuals born on August 20. When happy, these people experience good health due to following a healthy diet, daily workout routine and avoiding bad habits. It gives them an added radiance and makes them look bright and cheerful. August 20th individuals need to include daily exercises such as walking and light aerobics in their daily diet to ensure sound health. Since these people are sensitive to dust, pets and pollen, allergies are something to watch out for. Practicing yoga would also help achieve a healthy equilibrium for mind and body.

Finance
Financial problems are common for those celebrating their birthday on the twentieth days of August. These people desire for luxury in life and hence are prone to spending impulsively. Saving is also an art that is elusive to those with this birthday. As such, facing financial trouble, taking credit and having an offsetting bank balance is common to these individuals.

Career
Individuals with an October 20th birthday have a lot of choices when it comes to picking a career option on life. Since these people are on the lookout of a job that is varied, challenging and at the same enjoyable, they mostly go through several professions before settling into one that is perfect for them. Since these people have been blessed with a kind and sympathetic disposition, they do well in social work or caring professions. Whatever the choice is, October 20th folks are determined and work hard to succeed in the chosen field.  

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Librans born on October 20th are blessed with a warm heart and dreamy expectations about romance. They look for a partner with whom they can share a solid bond of love. Since these people are extremely giving and committed in a long term relationship, they expect the same in return. An ideal partner is one who can provide plentiful attention and affection. In addition to this, he/she need to be fiercely loyal and trustworthy. Unlike other Librans, October 20 individuals are extremely expressive and use the medium of words and actions to let out their feelings and emotions. What’s more, these people make great listeners and thus are successful in building a harmonious relationship. In matters of parenting, October 20 folks need to first make up their mind. Only when they are able to reconcile their thoughts and are ready to take up the responsibility do they step ahead in the relationship.

Lucky Color: Cream, White, Green
Lucky Number: 2, 11, 20, 29, 38, 47, 56
Lucky Days (of the week): Monday, Thursday, Sunday
Lucky Days (of the month): 2, 11, 20