Famous People Born In Worcester

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Alicia Witt
(Actress)
Alicia Witt
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Birthdate: August 21, 1975
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 2 
Joyner Luca
(Known for Remixing Popular Hip Hop Songs)
Joyner Luca
12
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 17, 1988
Sun Sign: Leo
 3 
Abbie Hoffman
(Political Activist, Co-Founder of the 'Youth International Party' and Member of the 'Chicago Seven')
Abbie Hoffman
14
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: November 30, 1936
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: April 12, 1989
 4 
Denis Leary
(Actor and Comedian)
Denis Leary
9
Birthdate: August 18, 1957
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 5 
H. Jon Benjamin
6
Birthdate: May 23, 1966
Sun Sign: Gemini
 6 
Erik Per Sullivan
(American Actor Best Known for His Role as ‘Dewey’ in the TV Sitcom ‘Malcolm in the Middle’)
Erik Per Sullivan
8
Birthdate: July 12, 1991
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 7 
Jonathan Knight
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 29, 1968
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 8 
Jordan Knight
(Singer, musician, singer-songwriter)
Jordan Knight
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 17, 1970
Sun Sign: Taurus
 9 
Jean Louisa Kelly
(Actress and Singer Known for Her Films ‘The Fantasticks’, ‘Uncle Buck’ and ‘Mr. Holland's Opus’)
Jean Louisa Kelly
2
Birthdate: March 9, 1972
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 10 
Alisan Porter
(Singer, Actress)
Alisan Porter
1
Birthdate: June 20, 1981
Sun Sign: Gemini
 11 
Geoffrey Zakarian
1
Listed In: Food Experts
Birthdate: July 25, 1959
Sun Sign: Leo
 12 
Mark Fidrych
(Baseball player)
Mark Fidrych
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 14, 1954
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: April 13, 2009
 13 
Doug Stanhope
(Stand-up comedian)
Doug Stanhope
2
Birthdate: March 25, 1967
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 14 
Elizabeth Bishop
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 8, 1911
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: October 6, 1979
 15 
Zara Cully
(Actress)
Zara Cully
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Birthdate: January 26, 1892
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: February 28, 1978
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 16 
Kenneth O'Donnell
(Politician)
Kenneth O'Donnell
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 4, 1924
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: September 9, 1977
 17 
Nathaniel Bar-Jonah
(Serial killer)
Nathaniel Bar-Jonah
6
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: February 15, 1957
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: April 13, 2008
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 18 
George Bancroft
(Diplomat, Historian of the modern age, Historian, Academic, Writer, Politician)
George Bancroft
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Birthdate: October 3, 1800
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: January 17, 1891
 19 
Charlie Pierce
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 28, 1953
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 20 
Bill Guerin
(Ice hockey player)
Bill Guerin
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 9, 1970
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 21 
John Adams
(Composer and conductor whose music is rooted in minimalism)
John Adams
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 15, 1947
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 22 
Charles Olson
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 27, 1910
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: January 10, 1970
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)
 23 
Harvey Ball
(Artist, Entrepreneur, United States Armed Forces)
Harvey Ball
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 10, 1921
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: April 12, 2001
 24 
James Kallstrom
(Head of the FBI New York field office)
James Kallstrom
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 6, 1943
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: July 3, 2021
 25 
Raymond L.S. Patriarca
(Longtime boss of the Patriarca crime family)
Raymond L.S. Patriarca
2
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: March 17, 1908
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: July 11, 1984
 26 
Steve Palermo
(Baseball Umpire)
Steve Palermo
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 9, 1949
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: May 14, 2017
 27 
Nancy Holt
(Artist)
Nancy Holt
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Birthdate: April 5, 1938
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: February 8, 2014
 28 
Denise Eisenberg Rich
(Singer-songwriter)
Denise Eisenberg Rich
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 26, 1944
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 29 
Wallace Harrison
(Architect)
Wallace Harrison
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Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: September 28, 1895
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: December 2, 1981
 30 
Jaki Byard
(Instrumentalist)
Jaki Byard
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 15, 1922
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: February 11, 1999
 31 
Stanley Kunitz
(Educator, Poet)
Stanley Kunitz
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: July 29, 1905
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: May 14, 2006
 32 
John Michael Hayes
(Screenwriter)
John Michael Hayes
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Birthdate: May 11, 1919
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: November 19, 2008
 33 
Mike Vranos
(Philanthropist)
Mike Vranos
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 23, 1961
Sun Sign: Leo
 34 
Shannon Eastin
(Sports official)
Shannon Eastin
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 1970 AD
 35 
S.N. Behrman
(Playwright)
S.N. Behrman
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 9, 1893
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: September 9, 1973
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 36 
Edward Herbert Thompson
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Birthdate: September 28, 1857
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: May 11, 1935
 37 
Alice Morse Earle
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Birthdate: April 27, 1851
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: February 16, 1911
 38 
Ivana Hong
(Artistic gymnast)
Ivana Hong
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 11, 1992
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 39 
Winthrop Jordan
(Professor)
Winthrop Jordan
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 11, 1931
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: February 23, 2007
 40 
Mary Dennett
(Activist)
Mary Dennett
1
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: April 4, 1872
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: July 25, 1947
 41 
George Cowan
(Chemist)
George Cowan
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: February 15, 1920
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: April 20, 2012
 42 
Horace Everett Hooper
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Birthdate: December 8, 1859
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: June 13, 1922
 43 
Roland Burrage Dixon
(Anthropologist)
Roland Burrage Dixon
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Birthdate: November 6, 1875
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: December 19, 1934
 44 
Fred Opert
(Racing driver)
Fred Opert
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 25, 1939
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: August 9, 2016
 45 
Franklin Henry Hooper
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Birthdate: January 28, 1862
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: August 14, 1940