Famous People Born On October 8th

Astrologically, the probability of the personality of Librans born on October 8th is determined by the influence of the two planets, Venus and Saturn. While the former rules the zodiacal group, the latter governs the actual date in which these individuals are born. The personality strengths of October 8th individuals include their great imaginative and creative powers. These people have a competitive spirit in them to progress in life. Additional traits include their tactfulness, level-headed approach, shrewdness and fairness.  Their sense of humor and fluent communication makes them get along in any situation. However, these people have a tendency to display flighty, obstinate or bossy behavior in unfavourable situations. They may even get cold in their response in provoking situations.

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 Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars
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Famous As: First Artist to Receive five Diamond-certified Songs in the U.S.
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

American singer, Bruno Mars, is one of the best-selling artists of all time. He has a wide range of musical style like R&B, pop, funk, reggae, hip hop and rock. He is also known for his stage performances. Locked Out of Heaven, When I Was Your Man, 24K Magic and That's What I Like are some of his hit songs.

 2 Matt Damon

Matt Damon
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Famous As: One of the Highest-grossing Actors of All Time
Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

One of the biggest Hollywood stars of his time, Matt Damon is one of the highest-grossing actors of all time. Saving Private Ryan, The Talented Mr Ripley, The Martian and The Departed are some of his notable films. He has also been part of the highly successful Bourne franchise and the Ocean's trilogy.

 3 Bella Thorne

Bella Thorne
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Famous As: Actress, Singer
Birth Year: 1997
Birthplace: Pembroke Pines, Florida, United States

Bella Thorne is an American actress who became popular with her portrayal of the character of CeCe Jones on the sitcom Shake it Up. Born to a poor family of mixed descent, Bella Thorne had to start working at a young age to support her single mother. She had a difficult childhood marred by poverty and sexual abuse. She is openly pansexual.

 4 Sigourney Weaver

Sigourney Weaver
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1949
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States

Sigourney Weaver is an American actress. Widely considered one of the most important female protagonists in the history of cinema, Sigourney is also regarded as a pioneer of action heroines in sci-fi films, thanks to her role in the Alien franchise. In 2003, she was ranked 20th in Channel 4's list of 100 Greatest Movie Stars of All Time.

 5 Paul Hogan

Paul Hogan
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Famous As: Famous for His Irresistible Comic Performance in 'Crocodile Dundee'
Birth Year: 1939
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

Paul Hogan is an Australian actor and television presenter. He is credited with popularizing the Crocodile Dundee film series with his award-winning portrayal of Michael "Crocodile" Dundee in the movie series. Such is his popularity in Australia that Hogan was made a member of the Order of Australia for service to entertainment and tourism.

 6 Nick Cannon

Nick Cannon
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States

Nicholas Cannon is a comedian, rapper and television host. The Nick Cannon Show, America's Got Talent and The Masked Singer are some of his popular TV shows. He has also acted in films like Drumline, Love Don't Cost a Thing and Roll Bounce. Cannon has been accused of making racist and anti-Semitic remarks. He has called White people ‘savages’.

 7 R. L. Stine

R. L. Stine
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Birth Year: 1943
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, United States

Novelist and short-story writer R. L. Stine is popularly referred to as the "Stephen King of children's literature." He has published 100s of horror fiction novels and numerous joke books among others. He is the recipient of many awards, including the Inkpot Award. He is also a TV producer, screenwriter, and executive editor.

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 8 Mike Mizanin

Mike Mizanin
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Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birth Year: 1980
Birthplace: Parma, Ohio, United States

Mike Mizanin, popularly known as The Miz, is an American actor, media personality, and professional wrestler. Over the years, he has been an important wrestler for WWE. He has held several WWE championships, such as the Intercontinental Championship, United States Championship, and Tag Team Championship. As an actor, he is popular for playing Jake Carter in the Marine film series.

 9 Chevy Chase

Chevy Chase
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Famous As: Actor, Comedian
Birth Year: 1943
Birthplace: Lower Manhattan, New York, United States

Chevy Chase is often credited with the overall success of Saturday Night Live as he played a major role as the show's key cast member in the show's first season, thereby setting the pace for the show's eventual success. Apart from being an actor, he is also a popular comedian, producer, and screenwriter.

 10 Reed Hastings

Reed Hastings
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Famous As: Co-Founder of Net Flix
Birth Year: 1960
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Netflix co-founder, CEO, and chairman Reed Hastings is also a Facebook director since 2011. He has previously served the California State Board of Education and the board of Microsoft. The Stanford alumnus is a Giving Pledge member, actively donates for children’s education and scholarships, and supports charter schools.

 11 Emily Procter

Emily Procter
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

Emily Procter is an American actress best known for playing Calleigh Duquesne in the popular police procedural TV series, CSI: Miami. A multi-talented personality, Procter has taken part in several marathons and triathlons and at least one celebrity poker tournament. Also known for her skills as an interior designer, Emily Procter is credited with decorating Kenny Chesney's Malibu home.

 12 Jesse Jackson

Jesse Jackson
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Famous As: United States Shadow Senator from the District of Columbia (1991-97)
Birth Year: 1941
Birthplace: Greenville, South Carolina, United States
Civil rights activist and politician Jesse Jackson, father of former U.S. representative Jesse Jackson Jr., is also a Baptist minister. He has been a shadow U.S. senator from the District of Columbia and established organizations that merged into the non-profit Rainbow/PUSH. He also hosted CNN’s Both Sides with Jesse Jackson.

 13 Sadiq Khan

Sadiq Khan
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Famous As: Mayor of London
Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: Tooting, London
Sadiq Khan, the current mayor of London, has previously been the shadow secretary of state for transport and the minister of state for transport. He has also been a solicitor specialising in human rights. Named to Time 100, he has been praised for promoting tolerance reducing polluting vehicles in London.

 14 Anne-Marie Duff

Anne-Marie Duff
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: Chiswick, London
Anne-Marie Duff is best known as Fiona Gallagher from Shameless and as Queen Elizabeth I from The Virgin Queen. She is also a talented theater actor who has been nominated for the Laurence Olivier Award. She has worked for domestic abuse awareness for the What's It Going to Take? campaign.

 15 Barbara Palvin

Barbara Palvin
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Famous As: Fashion Model
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Hungarian model Barbara Palvin gained fame after appearing in the 2016 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. She was later named a Victoria's Secret Angel. She has modeled for top-notch brands such as Prada and Chanel. She was also seen as Greek mythological figure Antimache in the 2014 film Hercules.

 16 Ursula von der Leyen

Ursula von der Leyen
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Famous As: President of the European Commission (since Dec 2019)
Birth Year: 1958
Birthplace: Ixelles, Belgium
Ursula Gertrud von der Leyen is currently serving as the first president of the European Commission. Named to Time 100 in 2020, she has previously been the first female defense minister of Germany, and has held positions such as the deputy leader of the CDU and the minister of labor.

 17 Julia Ann

Julia Ann
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

 18 G Herbo

G Herbo
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Famous As: Rapper
Birth Year: 1995
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Rapper Herbert Randall Wright III, initially known as Lil Herb and now known as G Herbo, became famous for his collaborations with rapper Lil Bibby. He has contributed to various philanthropic ventures, too, and had once launched a campaign to safeguard the mental health of Black youngsters.  

 19 Molly Quinn

Molly Quinn
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Texarkana, Texas
Molly Quinn is best known as Alexis Castle from Castle. She has also voiced Princess Bloom in Winx Club and appeared in the podcast Thrilling Adventure Hour. Her performance in the short film The Sacrifice won her the Best Newcomer Award at the Monaco International Film Festival

 20 Travis Pastrana

Travis Pastrana
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Famous As: Stunt Performer, Motorcycle Racer
Birth Year: 1983
Birthplace: Annapolis, Maryland, United States

Motorsports competitor and stunt artist Travis Pastrana has won several X Games gold medals, in categories such as motocross, supercross, and freestyle motocross. He launched a reality show called Nitro Circus, which later became a media company. He also hosts and extreme sports event and has been part of NASCAR.

 21 Martin Henderson

Martin Henderson
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1974
Birthplace: Auckland

 22 Juan Perón

Juan Perón
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Famous As: President of Argentina
Birth Year: 1895
Birthplace: Lobos
Died: July 1, 1974
Juan Perón, the Argentine president who reigned first from 1946 to 1955 and then from 1973 to 1974, established the movement known as Peronism, now known as Justicialism. Both he and his wife, Evita, became icons for the working class. His critics, however, termed him a dictator.

 23 Gauri Khan

Gauri Khan
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Famous As: Wife of Shah Rukh Khan
Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: New Delhi, India

Gauri Khan is an Indian film producer who co-founded the production company Red Chillies Entertainment along with her husband, Shah Rukh Khan. Also a well-known designer, Gauri Khan has designed spaces for renowned personalities like Ralph Lauren, Roberto Cavalli, Mukesh Ambani, Jacqueline Fernandez, and Karan Johar. In 2018, she was named in Fortune magazine's list of 50 Most Powerful Women.

 24 Johnny Ramone

Johnny Ramone
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Famous As: Guitarist
Birth Year: 1948
Birthplace: Queens, New York City, New York, USA
Died: September 15, 2004

 25 Darrell Hammond

Darrell Hammond
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Famous As: American actor
Birth Year: 1955
Birthplace: Melbourne, Florida, United States

 26 Ma Barker

Ma Barker
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Famous As: Matriarch of the Barker Family
Birth Year: 1873
Birthplace: Ash Grove, Missouri, United States
Died: January 16, 1935

 27 Monty Williams

Monty Williams
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Famous As: Basketball coach
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Fredericksburg, Virginia, United States

 28 Ian Hart

Ian Hart
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Knotty Ash, Liverpool, Merseyside, England, UK

 29 Kristanna Loken

Kristanna Loken
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Famous As: Actress, Model
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Ghent, New York, United States

 30 Jim Elliot

Jim Elliot
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Famous As: Missionary
Birth Year: 1927
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon
Died: January 8, 1956
 American Christian missionary Jim Elliot was one of five people killed during Operation Auca. He is still remembered for his selfless devotion to God and his zeal, tempered by love, to guide people. The Journals of Jim Elliot contains volumes of documents written over many years by Jim Elliot in which the missionary has detailed his mission work.

 31 Sue Randall

Sue Randall
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1935
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: October 26, 1984

 32 Eddie Rickenbacker

Eddie Rickenbacker
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Famous As: Aviator, Racecar Driver, Military Personnel
Birth Year: 1890
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, United States
Died: July 23, 1973

 33 Frank Herbert

Frank Herbert
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Famous As: Writer
Birth Year: 1920
Birthplace: Tacoma, Washington, USA
Died: February 11, 1986

American author, newspaper-journalist, book-reviewer, lecturer, photographer, and ecological consultant Franklin Herbert is most noted for his 1965 sci-fi novel Dune and its five sequels. Dune won the Nebula Award and the Hugo Award and spearheaded the Dune franchise. The novel is cited as the best-selling sci-fi novel in history while the series is counted among the classics of the genre.

 34 Rashaan Salaam

Rashaan Salaam
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Famous As: American Football Player
Birth Year: 1974
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States
Died: December 5, 2016

 35 CeCe Winans

CeCe Winans
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Famous As: Musician, Singer
Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Detroit

Born to a gospel singer father, CeCe Winans and her nine siblings would often sing at church events. The 12-time Grammy-winning artist soared to fame with her debut solo album, Alone in His Presence. She is also known for her collaborative tracks with her brother BeBe and her friend Whitney Houston.

 36 Karyn Parsons

Karyn Parsons
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Famous As: Actress
Birth Year: 1966
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

Karyn Parsons is an American comedian and actress best known for her portrayal of Hilary Banks in the popular sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. Parsons is credited with co-creating, co-writing, and co-producing the sitcom Lush Life. She is also credited with creating a line of animated films titled Sweet Blackberry, which is about unsung black heroes.

 37 Bill Elliott

Bill Elliott
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Famous As: Race car driver
Birth Year: 1955
Birthplace: Dawsonville, Georgia, United States

 38 Grayson Allen

Grayson Allen
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birth Year: 1995
Birthplace: Jacksonville, Florida, United States

 39 Walter Gretzky

Walter Gretzky
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Famous As: Known as the father of Canadian ice hockey icon Wayne Gretzky
Birth Year: 1938
Birthplace: Canning, Ontario, Canada
Died: March 4, 2021

 40 Betty Boothroyd

Betty Boothroyd
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Famous As: Politician
Birth Year: 1929
Birthplace: Dewsbury, England, United Kingdom

 41 Jeremy Davies

Jeremy Davies
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Traverse City, Michigan, United States

Jeremy Davies is best known as Ray Aibelli from Spanking the Monkey and as Corporal Upham from Saving Private Ryan. He has also appeared in the series Lost, has won an Emmy for the series Justified, and has earned a BAFTA for the video game God of War.

 42 Dhruv Rathee

Dhruv Rathee
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Famous As: Indian YouTuber who has 6 million subscribers and 643 million overall views.
Birth Year: 1994
Birthplace: Haryana, India

 43 John T. Walton

John T. Walton
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Famous As: Sam Walton's Son
Birth Year: 1946
Birthplace: Newport, Arkansas, United States
Died: June 27, 2005

 44 Otto Heinrich Warburg

Otto Heinrich Warburg
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Famous As: Physiologist
Birth Year: 1883
Birthplace: Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
Died: August 1, 1970

Otto Heinrich Warburg was a German medical doctor and physiologist. In 1931, his discovery of the nature of the respiratory enzyme earned him the prestigious Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. He also played an important role during World War I where he served as an officer in the cavalry regiment; he was honored with the Iron Cross for bravery.

 45 Diana Hart

Diana Hart
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Famous As: Model, Writer
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

 46 Faith Ringgold

Faith Ringgold
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Famous As: Artist
Birth Year: 1930
Birthplace: Harlem

 47 Terry Gou

Terry Gou
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Famous As: Founder of Foxconn
Birth Year: 1950
Birthplace: Banqiao District, Taiwan

Terry Gou is a Taiwanese billionaire businessman. He is the founder, chairman, and general manager of Foxconn, the world's largest contract manufacturer of electronics. Beginning his career by working odd jobs, he became an entrepreneur as a young man and opened his first factory in 1988. He is also the main owner of HMD Global, a Finnish mobile manufacturer. 

 48 Peter Stickles

Peter Stickles
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Famous As: Actor
Birth Year: 1976
Birthplace: Oswego, New York, United States

 49 Bubba Wallace

Bubba Wallace
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Famous As: Racing automobile driver
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, United States

 50 Louise Hay

Louise Hay
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Famous As: Writer
Birth Year: 1926
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: August 30, 2017

Personality Traits & Characteristic of Famous People Born on October 8

Personality
Disciplined and well-mannered, October 8th individuals are strong believers of justice and equality, a trait that is akin to all Librans. However, what makes them different from their counterparts is their competitive spirit and ambitious nature. Naturally shrewd, farsighted and witty, these people are great at organizing but not as neat and tidy as other Librans. They have a persuasive temperament and are good at negotiating and avoiding arguments. October 8th individuals are loyal, affectionate and creative. They are masters of words and not afraid to speak their mind. However, they do so tactfully and thus are well appreciated by others. Charming and charismatic, these people are emotionally quite sensitive but can be a little detached occasionally.

Health
The ill health and sickness experienced by those born on October 8th is mostly due to difficulty in dealing with stress. These people have a tendency to suffer from anxiety which makes them prone to restlessness, indigestion and nervous stomach. What’s more, the high level of tension lowers the confidence level of these individuals. October 8th borns need to learn the different relaxation techniques to get rid of stress and remain healthy and fit. Though these people are sensible eaters, they do need that extra exercise to remain in shape. It is recommended for these individuals to take up dancing or swimming for reaping the benefits of maximum healthiness.  

Finance
Financial security is not a matter of concern for individuals born on this date. These people are adept at handling finance and balancing their budget. Though they have the tendency to overspend and indulge in impulsive buying, their warm generosity only adding fuel to fire, October 8th borns have a natural talent for getting back on track. Overall, these people have fewer issues and troubles when it comes to financial stability.

Career
Born under the sun sign Libra, October 8th individuals have a natural affinity for justice, fairness and order. As such, while choosing a profession, these traits often become the determining force for selecting the appropriate job. However, since these people have artistic and business interests as well, these can even dominate the thinking while choosing the right job. Whatever the choice is, October 8th individuals mostly select a vocation that is satisfying and productive and one that fulfils their need for high standards.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
Relationships are sacred to October 8th born individuals. They are extremely sensitive and caring and take to heart the bonds that they share with their family, friends and associates. In matters of romance, they need a partner who is supportive and understanding. Once who does not rush in the matters of heart or criticizes and who knows how to quell the insecurities is the ideal mate for those born on this date. These people are typically caring, protective and devoted. Tender and soft, they however have closely guarded emotions and do not take kindly to lies and betrayal. As such, they need a partner who is completely faithful and trustworthy. As far as parenting is concerned, October 8th individuals find having children of much importance when settled. They believe in setting a high standard for their children. They can be disciplinarian but are tender and affectionate towards the little ones as well.

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