The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

December 1st

Sarah Silverman

Sarah Silverman (48)

American comedian, actress, and singer
Woody Allen

Woody Allen (83)

American screenwriter, director, and actor
Pablo Escobar

Pablo Escobar (1949 - 1993)

Colombian drug lord
Richard Pryor

Richard Pryor (1940 - 2005)

American comedian and actor
Zoë Kravitz

Zoë Kravitz (30)

American actress and singer
Janelle Monáe

Janelle Monáe (33)

American singer-songwriter

December 2nd

Britney Spears

Britney Spears (37)

American singer-songwriter, dancer, and actress
Lucy Liu

Lucy Liu (50)

American actress and producer
Nelly Furtado

Nelly Furtado (40)

Canadian singer-songwriter and producer
Hernando Cortes

Hernando Cortes (1485 - 1547)

Spanish conquistador
Daniela Ruah

Daniela Ruah (35)

American actress
Jana Kramer

Jana Kramer (35)

American actress and singer

December 3rd

Amanda Seyfried

Amanda Seyfried (33)

American actress and singer
Ozzy Osbourne

Ozzy Osbourne (70)

English singer-songwriter and actor
Jenna Dewan

Jenna Dewan (38)

American actress
Julianne Moore

Julianne Moore (58)

American actress
Sean Parker

Sean Parker (39)

American businessman
Brendan Fraser

Brendan Fraser (50)

Canadian-American actor

December 4th


Jay-Z (48)

American rapper, producer, and actor, co-founded Roc-A-Fella Records
Tyra Banks

Tyra Banks (45)

American model and actress
Jeff Bridges

Jeff Bridges (69)

American actor, singer, and producer
Marisa Tomei

Marisa Tomei (54)

American actress
Francisco Franco

Francisco Franco (1892 - 1975)

Spanish general and politician
Lauren London

Lauren London (34)

American actress

December 5th

Walt Disney

Walt Disney (1901 - 1966)

American animator, director, screenwriter, and producer, co-founded The Walt Disney Company
Paula Patton

Paula Patton (43)

American actress
Frankie Muniz

Frankie Muniz (33)

American actor and race car driver
Martin Van Buren

Martin Van Buren (1782 - 1862)

American politician
Little Richard

Little Richard (86)

American singer-songwriter, pianist, and actor

December 6th

Judd Apatow

Judd Apatow (51)

American director, producer, and screenwriter
Johnny Manziel

Johnny Manziel (26)

American football player
Henry VI of England

Henry VI of England (1421 - 1471)

King of England, Lord of Ireland, and king of France
Andrew Cuomo

Andrew Cuomo (61)

American politician
Sara Bareilles

Sara Bareilles (39)

American singer-songwriter and pianist
Ryan White

Ryan White (1971 - 1990)

American HIV victim

December 7th

Nicholas Hoult

Nicholas Hoult (29)

English actor
Noam Chomsky

Noam Chomsky (90)

American linguist and philosopher
Larry Bird

Larry Bird (62)

American basketball player
Aaron Carter

Aaron Carter (31)

American singer, dancer, and actor
Tom Waits

Tom Waits (69)

American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actor
Emily Browning

Emily Browning (30)

Australian actress and singer

December 8th

Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj (36)

Trinidadian-American rapper and actress
Ian Somerhalder

Ian Somerhalder (40)

American actor
Jim Morrison

Jim Morrison (1943 - 1971)

American singer-songwriter and poet
Dwight Howard

Dwight Howard (33)

American basketball player
AnnaSophia Robb

AnnaSophia Robb (25)

American actress and singer

December 9th

Judi Dench

Judi Dench (84)

English actress
Kirk Douglas

Kirk Douglas (102)

American actor
Simon Helberg

Simon Helberg (38)

American actor
John Malkovich

John Malkovich (65)

American actor
Kurt Angle

Kurt Angle (50)

American wrestler and actor
McKayla Maroney

McKayla Maroney (23)

American gymnast

December 10th


Raven-Symoné (33)

American actress, singer, and dancer
Emmanuelle Chriqui

Emmanuelle Chriqui (41)

Canadian actress
Kenneth Branagh

Kenneth Branagh (58)

Irish actor and director
Gonzalo Higuaín

Gonzalo Higuaín (31)

French-Argentine footballer

December 11th

John Kerry

John Kerry (75)

American politician, 68th United States Secretary of State
Mos Def

Mos Def (45)

American rapper and actor
Dilip Kumar

Dilip Kumar (96)

Indian actor
Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh

Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh (1931 - 1990)

Indian mystic, guru, and educator
Nikki Sixx

Nikki Sixx (60)

American bass player, songwriter, and producer

December 12th

Frank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra (1915 - 1998)

American singer and actor
Mayim Bialik

Mayim Bialik (43)

American actress
Ed Koch

Ed Koch (1924 - 2013)

American politician
Jennifer Connelly

Jennifer Connelly (48)

American actress

Rajinikanth (68)

Indian actor, screenwriter, and producer
Rey Mysterio

Rey Mysterio (44)

American wrestler

December 13th

Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift (29)

American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actress
Jamie Foxx

Jamie Foxx (51)

American actor and singer
Dick Van Dyke

Dick Van Dyke (93)

American actor, singer, and producer
Mary Todd Lincoln

Mary Todd Lincoln (1818 - 1882)

American wife of Abraham Lincoln, 17th First Lady of the United States
Steve Buscemi

Steve Buscemi (61)

American actor and director
Christopher Plummer

Christopher Plummer (89)

Canadian actor

December 14th

Vanessa Hudgens

Vanessa Hudgens (30)

American actress and singer
Michael Owen

Michael Owen (39)

English footballer
Miranda Hart

Miranda Hart (46)

English comedian and actress

Nostradamus (1503 - 1566)

French astrologer
Alex Gaskarth

Alex Gaskarth (31)

American musician

December 15th


Nero (37 AD - 68 AD)

Roman emperor
Michelle Dockery

Michelle Dockery (37)

English actress and singer
Camilla Luddington

Camilla Luddington (35)

British actress
Don Johnson

Don Johnson (69)

American actor and singer
Adam Brody

Adam Brody (39)

American actor
Ester Dean

Ester Dean (32)

American singer and songwriter

December 16th

Ludwig van Beethoven

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827)

German pianist and composer
Jane Austen

Jane Austen (1775 - 1817)

English author
Catherine of Aragon

Catherine of Aragon (1485 - 1536)

Queen Consort of Henry VIII
Krysten Ritter

Krysten Ritter (37)

American actress
Wassily Kandinsky

Wassily Kandinsky (1866 - 1944)

Russian-French painter
Bill Hicks

Bill Hicks (1961 - 1994)

American comedian

December 17th

Pope Francis

Pope Francis (82)

266th Pope of the Roman Catholic Church
Milla Jovovich

Milla Jovovich (43)

Ukrainian-American actress and singer
Laurie Holden

Laurie Holden (46)

American actress
Manny Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao (40)

Filipino boxer and politician

December 18th

Joseph Stalin

Joseph Stalin (1878 - 1953)

Soviet marshal and politician, 4th Premier of the Soviet Union
Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt (55)

American actor and producer
Steven Spielberg

Steven Spielberg (72)

American director
Christina Aguilera

Christina Aguilera (38)

American singer-songwriter, producer, and actress
Ashley Benson

Ashley Benson (29)

American actress
Stone Cold Steve Austin

Stone Cold Steve Austin (54)

American wrestler, actor, and producer

December 19th

Richard Hammond

Richard Hammond (49)

English journalist and television host
Jake Gyllenhaal

Jake Gyllenhaal (38)

American actor
Alyssa Milano

Alyssa Milano (46)

American actress and singer
Alvin Lee

Alvin Lee (1944 - 2013)

English rock guitarist and singer
Édith Piaf

Édith Piaf (1915 - 1963)

French singer-songwriter and actress
M'Baye Niang

M'Baye Niang (24)

French footballer

December 20th

Jonah Hill

Jonah Hill (35)

American actor, producer, and screenwriter
Karim Benzema

Karim Benzema (31)

French footballer
Ashley Cole

Ashley Cole (38)

English footballer
Lucy Pinder

Lucy Pinder (35)

English model
Branch Rickey

Branch Rickey (1881 - 1965)

American baseball player and manager
Lara Stone

Lara Stone (35)

Dutch model

December 21st


Tamannaah (29)

Indian actress
Samuel L. Jackson

Samuel L. Jackson (70)

American actor and producer
Jane Fonda

Jane Fonda (81)

American actress
Andy Dick

Andy Dick (53)

American actor and comedian
Frank Zappa

Frank Zappa (1940 - 1993)

American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer
Kiefer Sutherland

Kiefer Sutherland (52)

English-Canadian actor, director, and producer

December 22nd

Ralph Fiennes

Ralph Fiennes (56)

English actor
Srinivasa Ramanujan

Srinivasa Ramanujan (1887 - 1920)

Indian mathematician
Vanessa Paradis

Vanessa Paradis (46)

French singer and actress
Jordin Sparks

Jordin Sparks (29)

American singer-songwriter and actress
Jean-Michel Basquiat

Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960 - 1988)

American painter and poet
Anthony Jeselnik

Anthony Jeselnik (40)

American actor

December 23rd

Jim Harbaugh

Jim Harbaugh (55)

American football player
Eddie Vedder

Eddie Vedder (54)

American singer-songwriter and guitarist
Corey Haim

Corey Haim (1971 - 2010)

Canadian-American actor
Holly Madison

Holly Madison (39)

American model and actress
Carla Bruni

Carla Bruni (51)

Italian-French singer-songwriter and model
Jodie Marsh

Jodie Marsh (40)

English model

December 24th

Howard Hughes

Howard Hughes (1905 - 1976)

American engineer and director
Ryan Seacrest

Ryan Seacrest (44)

American radio and television host
Ricky Martin

Ricky Martin (47)

Puerto Rican-American singer-songwriter and actor
Anil Kapoor

Anil Kapoor (62)

Indian actor
Stephenie Meyer

Stephenie Meyer (45)

American author and film producer
Ava Gardner

Ava Gardner (1922 - 1990)

American actress

December 25th

Armin van Buuren

Armin van Buuren (42)

Dutch DJ and producer
Georgia Moffett

Georgia Moffett (34)

English actress
Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Atal Bihari Vajpayee (94)

Indian politician, 10th Prime Minister of India
Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Muhammad Ali Jinnah (1876 - 1948)

Indian-Pakistani lawyer and politician, founder of Pakistan

December 26th

Phil Spector

Phil Spector (79)

American songwriter and music producer
Mao Zedong

Mao Zedong (1893 - 1976)

Chinese military leader and politician
Jade Thirlwall

Jade Thirlwall (26)

English singer
Jared Leto

Jared Leto (47)

American actor and musician
Travis Barker

Travis Barker (47)

American drummer and music producer
Kit Harington

Kit Harington (32)

English actor

December 27th

Salman Khan

Salman Khan (53)

Indian actor
Hayley Williams

Hayley Williams (30)

American singer-songwriter

Chyna (1972 - 2016)

American wrestler and actress
Bill Goldberg

Bill Goldberg (52)

American football player, wrestler, and actor
Louis Pasteur

Louis Pasteur (1822 - 1895)

French chemist and microbiologist
Gérard Depardieu

Gérard Depardieu (70)

French actor

December 28th

Denzel Washington

Denzel Washington (64)

American actor, director, and producer
Woodrow Wilson

Woodrow Wilson (1856 - 1924)

American politician
Maggie Smith

Maggie Smith (84)

English actress
Stan Lee

Stan Lee (1922 - 2018)

American writer, publisher, producer, and actor
Sienna Miller

Sienna Miller (37)

English actress and fashion designer
Noomi Rapace

Noomi Rapace (39)

Swedish actress

December 29th

Jude Law

Jude Law (46)

English actor, director, and producer
Alison Brie

Alison Brie (36)

American actress
Ross Lynch

Ross Lynch (23)

American singer and actor
Andrew Johnson

Andrew Johnson (1808 - 1875)

American politician
Jane Levy

Jane Levy (29)

American actress
Mary Tyler Moore

Mary Tyler Moore (82)

American actress

December 30th

LeBron James

LeBron James (34)

American basketball player
Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods (43)

American golfer
Ellie Goulding

Ellie Goulding (32)

English singer-songwriter and producer
Kristin Kreuk

Kristin Kreuk (36)

Canadian actress and producer
Eliza Dushku

Eliza Dushku (38)

American actress

Yelawolf (39)

American rapper

December 31st

Alex Ferguson

Alex Ferguson (77)

Scottish footballer and manager
Ben Kingsley

Ben Kingsley (75)

English actor
Anthony Hopkins

Anthony Hopkins (81)

Welsh-American actor and composer
Val Kilmer

Val Kilmer (59)

American actor
Nicholas Sparks

Nicholas Sparks (53)

American author