Famous People Born On September 16th

The determinant of the personality of the September 16 individuals is dependent on the influence of the planets, Mercury and Neptune. Together, the two celestial bodies cast an impactful influence on the personality traits and characteristics of these individuals. Typically, September 16 individuals are endowed with enthusiasm, excitement, exuberance and cheerfulness. They are courageous in whatever they do and have an honest approach to everyone and everything. Intellectually sound, they people are steadfast and with an adventurous disposition. On the negative side, September 16 individuals are prone to criticism and possessiveness. They also do not adhere to the advice or suggestion of others and prefer to do things their own way. September 16 individuals mostly listen to their heart while taking a decision or forming an opinion.

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 
Nick Jonas
(Singer, One of the Jonas Brothers)

Nick Jonas
108
Birth Year: 1992
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States

American singer and actor, Nick Jonas is one of the three members of the popular American pop rock band Jonas Brothers which has released five studio albums and worked in two successful Disney’s television films. When the band disbanded for sometime, Nick released solo albums, founded a record label and furthered his acting career with Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.

 2 
Amy Poehler
(Actress, Comedian)

Amy Poehler
21
Birth Year: 1971
Birthplace: Newton, Massachusetts, United States

The co-founder of Upright Citizens Brigade, an improvisational-comedy troupe, Amy Poehler went on to utilize her comedic skills to establish herself as a prominent Hollywood personality. Over the years, she has played a crucial role in enhancing the popularity of American television, for which she was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

 3 
Alexis Bledel
(Actress)

Alexis Bledel
30
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States

Actress and model Alexis Bledel is best known for her role in the TV series Gilmore Girls. Her mother encouraged her to act when she was a child. She made her TV debut in the early 2000s and eventually ventured into films.

 4 
Leah Remini
(Actress)

Leah Remini
16
Birth Year: 1970
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States

Leah Remini is best known as Carrie Heffernan from The King of Queens and Vanessa from Kevin Can Wait. She also appeared in Dancing with the Stars. She was raised a Scientologist, but turned against the faith later, releasing an explanatory memoir and an Emmy-winning documentary series on the same.

 5 
Marc Anthony
(Top-Selling 'Salsa' Artist of All Time)

Marc Anthony
19
Birth Year: 1968
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

Marc Anthony is a singer-songwriter, television producer, and actor. He is the top-selling salsa artist in history, for which he entered the Guinness Book of Records. Also a well-known philanthropist, Marc Anthony helped launch the Maestro Cares Foundation, which helps orphans and teenagers around the world.

 6 
B.B. King
(Singer-songwriter)

B.B. King
6
Birth Year: 1925
Birthplace: Berclair, Mississippi
Died: May 14, 2015
Known as “The King of the Blues,” legendary musician B. B. King introduced a signature style of soloing using string bending and vibrato. His song The Thrill is Gone won him a Grammy Hall of Fame Award. He was featured on Rolling Stone’s “100 greatest guitarists of all time” list.

 7 

Jennifer Tilly
10
Birth Year: 1958
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

Jennifer Tilly is an American actress whose performance as Tiffany Valentine in the popular horror slasher film series, Child's Play, established her as an icon within the horror film community. Also a popular poker player, Jennifer Tilly became the first celebrity to triumph in a World Series when she won the World Series of Poker bracelet.

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 8 
Peter Falk
(Actor)

Peter Falk
9
Birth Year: 1927
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
Died: June 23, 2011
Best known for his Golden Globe- and Emmy-winning performance in Columbo, Peter Falk was one of TV Guide’s 50 Greatest TV Stars of All Time. He also held art exhibitions and loved chess. He suffered from Alzheimer's disease before death. His plight inspired the passage of the Peter Falk's Law.

 9 
Lauren Bacall
(Actress)

Lauren Bacall
11
Birth Year: 1924
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
Died: August 12, 2014

Known for her sultry looks and distinctive voice, Lauren Bacall was an important actress from the Golden Age of Hollywood. As part of a publicity stunt, Bacall was asked to sit on the piano that was being played by Vice President Harry Truman at the National Press Club. The picture of Bacall sitting on the piano remains an iconic photograph.

 10 
Lee Kuan Yew
(Founding Father of Modern Singapore)

Lee Kuan Yew
15
Birth Year: 1923
Birthplace: Singapore, Straits Settlements
Died: March 23, 2015

Lawyer-turned-politician Lee Kuan Yew, also known as LKY, was the first prime minister of Singapore, from 1959 to 1990. He established the People's Action Party. He later also served as his country’s Senior Minister and Minister Mentor. He was also part of David Rockefeller's International Council and Forbes's Brain Trust.

 11 
Mickey Rourke
(Actor and Former Boxer Known For His Portrayal of an Aging Wrestler in the Film 'The Wrestler')

Mickey Rourke
14
Birth Year: 1952
Birthplace: Schenectady, New York, United States
An amateur boxer in his early days, Mickey Rourke later deviated to acting, mostly starring in action movies and thrillers. He went back to his former love, boxing, in 1991, only to retire in 1994. He then stunned his fans with his Academy Award-nominated role in The Wrestler.

 12 
Fan Bingbing
(Actress, Singer)

Fan Bingbing
6
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Qingdao, Shandong, China
Chinese actor Fan Bingbing is best known for her roles in hits such as Cell Phone and X-Men: Days of Future Past. She was featured on Forbes China Celebrity 100 for 4 years. She is a fashion icon and has also served as a judge at the Academy Awards

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David Copperfield
7
Birth Year: 1956
Birthplace: Metuchen, New Jersey, United States

David Copperfield is a famous American magician. Such is his popularity that his TV specials have received 38 Emmy Award nominations, out of which they have won 21 awards. He also has 11 Guinness World Records under his belt. Also known for his charitable activities, Copperfield founded a rehabilitation program called Project Magic, which is used in over 1100 hospitals.

 14 
Metro Boomin
(Record Producer)

Metro Boomin
2
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri
Leland Tyler Wayne, better known as Metro Boomin, gained recognition for his recordings with artists such as 21 Savage, Ludacris, and Gucci Mane. He is also known for his Billboard-topping debut solo album, Not All Heroes Wear Capes. He owns the label Boominati Worldwide and is a four-time BET award-winner. 

 15 
Richard Marx
(Singer-songwriter)

Richard Marx
2
Birth Year: 1963
Birthplace: Chicago

Richard Marx is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer. In 1987, his self-titled debut album was certified triple-platinum, following which he went on to work on several chart-busting hits. As a songwriter, Marx worked on Luther Vandross' Dance with My Father, which earned him the Grammy Award for Song of the Year in 2004.

 16 
Karl Dönitz
(Wartime Commander of Germany's 'U-boats')

Karl Dönitz
4
Birth Year: 1891
Birthplace: Grünau, Berlin, Germany
Died: December 24, 1980
Karl Dönitz was the supreme commander of the German Navy and played a crucial role in World War II. Hitler made Dönitz his successor before committing suicide. Dönitz officially surrendered after Germany’s loss in World War II and was convicted as a war criminal at the 1946 Nuremberg Trials.

 17 
Ching Shih
(Pirate)

Ching Shih
3
Birth Year: 1775
Birthplace: Xinhui, Guangdong, Qing China
Died: December 21, 1844

Ching Shih went from being a prostitute who worked in a Canton brothel to a notorious pirate who controlled the Red Flag Fleet. Legend has it that pirate Zhèng Yi, or Cheng I, had married Ching Shih when he raided her brothel, and she had then taken over his fleet.

 18 
Flo Rida
(Musician, Rapper)

Flo Rida
8
Birth Year: 1979
Birthplace: Carol City, Florida, United States

 19 
Molly Shannon
(Comedian, Comedian)

Molly Shannon
10
Birth Year: 1964
Birthplace: Shaker Heights, Ohio, United States

Molly Shannon is an American comedian and actress who contributed immensely to the success of Saturday Night Live between 1995 and 2001. As an actress, she received the Film Independent Spirit Award for her portrayal of Joanne Mulcahey in the 2016 comedy-drama film, Other People. Also an author, Molly Shannon released her first children's book, Tilly the Trickster, in 2011.

 20 
Jack Churchill
(Military Leader)

Jack Churchill
5
Birth Year: 1906
Birthplace: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Died: December 8, 1996

Better known as Mad Jack or Fighting Jack, British Army officer Jack Churchill was an iconic example of a person fighting wars on his own terms. He popularized carrying swords and bagpipes to battles and killed his enemies with his longbow. He inspired a comic strip and several books, too.

 21 
Kyla Pratt
(Actress)

Kyla Pratt
2
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Kyla Pratt is best known as Maya Dolittle from the Dr. Dolittle movie franchise. She voiced Penny Proud in Disney’s The Proud Family and played prominent roles in One on One, Recovery Road, and Black Ink Crew: Compton. Kyla has also sung Disney tracks such as Circle of Life.

 22 
Anne Francis
(Actress)

Anne Francis
4
Birth Year: 1930
Birthplace: Ossining, New York, United States
Died: January 2, 2011
Anne Francis is best remembered as her Golden Globe-winning and Emmy-nominated titular role in the series Honey West, which was the first series with a woman detective’s name as its title. A Broadway performer since the age of 11, Francis also gained fame with the sci-fi film Forbidden Planet.
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 23 
Madeline Zima
(Actress)

Madeline Zima
1
Birth Year: 1985
Birthplace: New Haven, Connecticut, USA

 24 
Katie Melua
(British-Georgian singer-songwriter)

Katie Melua
3
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Kutaisi

 25 

Ed Begley Jr.
1
Birth Year: 1949
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

American actor and environmentalist, Ed Begley Jr., is perhaps best known for playing the role of Dr. Victor Ehrlich on the NBC medical drama series St. Elsewhere. Equally at home on big screen, he has worked in numerous feature films, also appearing in award-winning mockumentaries like Reboot Camp.  An environmentalist since 1970, he has authored several books on the subject.

 26 
Teddy Geiger
(Musician)

Teddy Geiger
1
Birth Year: 1988
Birthplace: Rochester, New York, USA

 27 
M. S. Subbulakshmi
(Carnatic Musician)

M. S. Subbulakshmi
8
Birth Year: 1916
Birthplace: Madurai
Died: December 11, 2004

M.S. Subbulakshmi was an Indian singer. Dubbed the Queen of Music, Subbulakshmi was the leading exponent of Carnatic music. In 1966, she became the first Indian to perform in UN General Assembly. In 1974, she became the first Indian musician to be awarded the Ramon Magsaysay Award. In 1998, Subbulakshmi became the first musician to be awarded the Bharat Ratna.

 28 
John Bel Edwards
(56th Governor of Louisiana)

John Bel Edwards
3
Birth Year: 1966
Birthplace: Amite, Louisiana, U.S.

Politician and attorney John Bel Edwards is currently serving as the 56th governor of Louisiana. He is a member of the Democratic Party and has previously served as the Democratic leader of the Louisiana House of Representatives. A United States Army veteran, he once served with the 82nd Airborne Division. He is married and has two daughters.

 29 

Danny John-Jules
0
Birth Year: 1960
Birthplace: London, England, UK

 30 

Lee Jin-wook
3
Birth Year: 1981
Birthplace: Cheongju, South Korea

Lee Jin-wook is a South Korean actor known for playing important roles in television series like Glass Castle, Nine, and The Time We Were Not in Love. For his portrayal of Park Sun-woo in Nine, Jin-wook was honored with the 20's Drama Star award at the seventh Mnet 20's Choice Awards. He is also a recipient of SBS Drama Award.

 31 

Ian Harding
1
Birth Year: 1986
Birthplace: Heidelberg, Germany

 32 

Amy-Leigh Hickman
6
Birth Year: 1997
Birthplace: East Sussex

 33 
Sabrina Bryan
(Singer-songwriter)

Sabrina Bryan
0
Birth Year: 1984
Birthplace: Yorba Linda

 34 
Elgin Baylor
(Basketball Player)

Elgin Baylor
2
Birth Year: 1934
Birthplace: Washington, District of Columbia, USA

 35 

Toks Olagundoye
0
Birth Year: 1975
Birthplace: Lagos, Nigeria

 36 

Bryson DeChambeau
7
Birth Year: 1993
Birthplace: Modesto, California, United States

Bryson DeChambeau is an American golfer who has won eight PGA Tours, including the 2020 U.S. Open. Having previously won the U.S. Amateur and the NCAA Division I championship, DeChambeau became the third player after Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods to win those three championships. Dubbed The Scientist, DeChambeau is known for his scientific and analytical approach to the sport.

 37 
Justine Frischmann
(Was the Lead Singer of the Britpop band 'Elastica' and Co-Founder of the Rock Band 'Suede')

Justine Frischmann
0
Birth Year: 1969
Birthplace: Kensington, London, England

Nathan Meyer Rothschild
2
Birth Year: 1777
Birthplace: Free City of Frankfurt Frankfurt, Holy Roman Empire
Died: July 28, 1836

 39 
Kyle Lafferty
(Footballer Forward)

Kyle Lafferty
1
Birth Year: 1987
Birthplace: Enniskillen, Northern Ireland

 40 
Janis Paige
(Actress)

Janis Paige
1
Birth Year: 1922
Birthplace: Tacoma, United States

 41 
Orel Hershiser
(Baseball pitcher)

Orel Hershiser
1
Birth Year: 1958
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States

 42 
Andrew Bonar Law
(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1922-23))

Andrew Bonar Law
1
Birth Year: 1858
Birthplace: Rexton, Canada
Died: October 30, 1923

 43 
Tim Raines
(Baseball player)

Tim Raines
0
Birth Year: 1959
Birthplace: Sanford, Florida, United States

 44 
Nadia Boulanger
(Music Teacher)

Nadia Boulanger
0
Birth Year: 1887
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: October 22, 1979

Born to a music instructor father, French composer and conductor Nadia Boulanger was no stranger to music as a kid. The first woman to conduct prime orchestras, she had the who’s who of the music industry, such as Elliott Carter, Roy Harris, and Quincy Jones, on her list of students.

 45 

Henry Louis Gates Jr.
4
Birth Year: 1950
Birthplace: Keyser, West Virginia

Henry Louis Gates Jr. is an American literary critic, historian, professor, filmmaker, and public intellectual. He is currently serving as the director of the Hutchins Center at Harvard University. Over the years Gates has been honored with several prestigious awards including the National Humanities Medal. In 1997, he was named in Time magazine's 25 Most Influential Americans list.

 46 

Kurt Fuller
0
Birth Year: 1953
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, USA

 47 

Elena Kampouris
0
Birth Year: 1997
Birthplace: New York City, New York

 48 
Karen Horney
(Psychoanalyst)

Karen Horney
0
Birth Year: 1885
Birthplace: Blankenese, Hamburg, Germany
Died: December 4, 1952

Remembered for her pioneering work on feminist psychology, Karen Horney studied medicine at a time when women weren’t allowed in universities. Going against Sigmund Freud’s concept of penis envy, she suggested the idea of womb envy. She believed psychological differences weren’t rooted in gender but rather depended on the socio-cultural influences.

 49 
Matilda Cuomo
(Advocate)

Matilda Cuomo
0
Birth Year: 1931
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States

 50 
Salomón Rondón
(Football player)

Salomón Rondón
4
Birth Year: 1989
Birthplace: Caracas, Venezuela

Personality Traits & Characteristic of Famous People Born on September 16

Personality
Energetic and enthusiastic, individuals with a September 16 birthday are blessed with a thoughtful and intellectual mind that is both analytical and realistic. These people have a balanced outlook in life and are slightly reserved in nature. What differentiates them to other Virgos’ is their talent at creative skills. September 16 individuals have immense knowledge about music and poetry. Talking about nature, these people are blessed with a characteristically emotional yet composed disposition.  They aim to succeed in life and refuse to recognize failure or limitations. These people are mostly spirited, brave and steadfast. What is interesting to note is that individuals with this birthday do not accept anything on face value. They are suspicious and like to investigate deeper to find the meaning of everything.

Health
September 16 individuals do not pay much emphasis on the well-being and health of their body and mind. As such, this laid back attitude can cause some illness or sickness to them. They should be aware of the limit of their body and not try exceeding the same to maintain health and prosperity. Eating a balanced diet is necessary for individuals born on this date. They need to limit the amount of meat and sugar intake. Indulging in sporty activities is good but they need to be cautious as they are susceptible to muscle strain. In short, September 16 individuals need to better take care of themselves for overall healthiness and vitality.

Finance
Though these individuals are more concerned about job satisfaction rather than monetary gains, the financial situation about these people are usually sound. September 16th born individuals are careful and sensible. As such, these people rarely face any financial crises situation. Neither do these people indulge in impulsive buying nor are interested in gambling.

Career
While selecting a job, it is important that September 16 individuals pick up a vocation that aims towards contributing something to the society. A profession that guarantees work satisfaction wins the race hands down. The most popular options include working in professions involving medicine and social care. Whatever occupation these individuals pick up, they put all their energy and enthusiasm to it. These people are usually happy working in a small workplace that provides immense work satisfaction than in a big organization that proffers a grand pay scale.

Relationships, Marriage & Children
People born on the sixteenth day of September are passionate about romance and love but do not show the same on the face of it. They seek a partner who stimulates these individuals mentally as well as emotionally. Only when these individuals find a perfect partner, they learn more about themselves. September 16 individuals seek perfection from a long term commitment with a true soul mate. In love, these people are expressive about their feelings and affection and intensely loyal and devoted. However, when provoked, they can get overly possessive with bouts of jealousy and wariness. Despite being in a relationship, these people need some space and time on their own occasionally to pursue their favourite interests. In matters of parenting, September 16 individuals are overly sensitive. They compensate each and every need, desire and demand of their children to the extent of even spoiling them. However, they realise their behavior soon enough and mend their ways.

Lucky Colors: Darker Green Shades
Lucky Numbers: 7, 16, 25, 34, 43, 52
Lucky Days (of the week): Monday, Thursday
Lucky Days (of the month): 7, 16, 25