The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

April 17th famous birthdays

Devan Key

Devan Key (23)

American social media star

Jennifer Garner

Jennifer Garner (49)

American actress

Rooney Mara

Rooney Mara (36)

American actress

Sean Bean

Sean Bean (62)

English actor

De'arra Taylor

De'arra Taylor (25)

American YouTuber

Victoria Beckham

Victoria Beckham (47)

English singer

J. P. Morgan

J. P. Morgan (1837 - 1913)

American financier

Julien Solomita

Julien Solomita (29)

American YouTuber

Kyla Drew Simmons

Kyla Drew Simmons (17)

American actress

Maynard James Keenan

Maynard James Keenan (57)

American singer-songwriter, musician, and actor

Ryland Lynch

Ryland Lynch (24)

American internet personality

Bobby Trusty

Bobby Trusty (19)

American TikTok star

Avi Kaplan

Avi Kaplan (32)

American singer

Olivia Hussey

Olivia Hussey (70)

Argentinian actress

Cassie Diamond

Cassie Diamond (23)

American YouTuber

Vassiah

Vassiah (19)

American Instagram star

Chanel Loran

Chanel Loran (20)

American YouTuber and singer

Bernice Burgos

Bernice Burgos (41)

American model and Instagram star

Tami Roman

Tami Roman (51)

American reality star

Carissa Adee

Carissa Adee (28)

American YouTuber

Ty Ellis

Ty Ellis (26)

American YouTuber

Andra Gogan

Andra Gogan (23)

Romanian actress

Emily Feld

Emily Feld (18)

Australian model

Roddy Piper

Roddy Piper (1954 - 2015)

Canadian wrestler

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (36)

French tennis player

Not3s

Not3s (23)

British singer

Henry Ian Cusick

Henry Ian Cusick (54)

Peruvian-Scottish actor

Boomer Esiason

Boomer Esiason (60)

American football player and commentator

Derek Tran

Derek Tran (17)

American TikTok star

Dean Unglert

Dean Unglert (30)

American reality star

Lee Joon-gi

Lee Joon-gi (39)

South Korean actor and model

Jacqueline MacInnes Wood

Jacqueline MacInnes Wood (34)

Canadian actress, DJ and singer

DNA

DNA (30)

American rapper

Andy Mineo

Andy Mineo (33)

American rapper and producer

Muttiah Muralitharan

Muttiah Muralitharan (49)

Sri Lankan cricketer

Sunaina

Sunaina (32)

Indian actress

Liz Phair

Liz Phair (54)

American singer-songwriter and musician

Dee Dee Davis

Dee Dee Davis (25)

American actress

Martin Kampmann

Martin Kampmann (39)

Danish mixed martial artist

Kimberly Elise

Kimberly Elise (54)

American actress

Luke Mitchell

Luke Mitchell (36)

Australian actor and model

Joel Murray

Joel Murray (58)

American actor

Chavela Vargas

Chavela Vargas (1919 - 2012)

Costa Rican-Mexican singer-songwriter and actress

Leo Frank

Leo Frank (1884 - 1915)

American factory superintendent, victim of lynching

Monet Mazur

Monet Mazur (45)

American actress, model, and musician

Nick Hornby

Nick Hornby (64)

English author

Lela Rochon

Lela Rochon (57)

American actress

Paula Lane

Paula Lane (35)

English actress

On this day

April 17 in History

  • 1524

    April 17, 1524:

    Florentine explorer Giovanni da Verrazzano gets to N.Y harbor.

  • 1939

    April 17, 1939:

    Samuel Nathaniel Behrman's comedy drama film titled “No Time for Comedy” opens on Broadway Theater at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre in New York City.

  • 1946

    April 17, 1946:

    Syria, officially known as the Syrian Arab Republic, proclaims independence from the French administration.

  • 1969

    April 17, 1969:

    Canadian American rock band called the “The Band” performs their first musical concert.

  • 1980

    April 17, 1980:

    Jamaican musician and singer, Bob Marley performs at the celebration of Zimbabwe's Independence Day.

  • 1990

    April 17, 1990:

    British songwriter and singer, Paul McCartney drops his first solo self-titled album by Apple Records.

  • 2011

    April 17, 2011:

    The American superhero film titled “Thor”, produced by Kevin Feige premieres in Sydney.

  • April 17, 2011:

    HBO premieres the serial drama TV series titled “Game of Thrones”.

  • 2019

    April 17, 2019:

    American songwriter and singer, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter launches her “Homecoming: The Live Album”.

  • 2020

    April 17, 2020:

    American songstress Fiona Apple drops her fifth album titled “Fetch the Bolt Cutters”.