The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

December 29th famous birthdays

Dylan Hartman

Dylan Hartman (16)

American social media star and actor

Paris Berelc

Paris Berelc (22)

American actress and model

Jude Law

Jude Law (48)

English actor, director, and producer

Alison Brie

Alison Brie (38)

American actress

Ross Lynch

Ross Lynch (25)

American singer and actor

Andrew Johnson

Andrew Johnson (1808 - 1875)

American politician

Jane Levy

Jane Levy (31)

American actress

Jon Voight

Jon Voight (82)

American actor

Ted Danson

Ted Danson (73)

American actor and producer

Nick Merico

Nick Merico (25)

American actor

Hudson Matter

Hudson Matter (15)

American Instagram star

Jennifer Ehle

Jennifer Ehle (51)

American-English actress

Rajesh Khanna

Rajesh Khanna (1942 - 2012)

Indian actor, singer, and producer

Minatozaki Sana

Minatozaki Sana (24)

Japanese singer

Pimp C

Pimp C (1973 - 2007)

American musician

Patricia Clarkson

Patricia Clarkson (61)

American actress

Madame de Pompadour

Madame de Pompadour (1721 - 1764)

French mistress of Louis XV of France

Danny McBride

Danny McBride (44)

American actor, screenwriter, and producer

Left Brain

Left Brain (31)

American rapper and producer

Christen Press

Christen Press (32)

American soccer player

Diego Luna

Diego Luna (41)

Mexican actor

Dexter Holland

Dexter Holland (55)

American singer-songwriter and guitarist

Alexa Ray Joel

Alexa Ray Joel (35)

American singer-songwriter and pianist

Kieron Dyer

Kieron Dyer (42)

English footballer

Danny Wagner

Danny Wagner (21)

American drummer

Rick Danko

Rick Danko (1943 - 1999)

Canadian musician

Leonor Varela

Leonor Varela (48)

Chilean-American actress

Savage Gasp

Savage Gasp (22)

American basketball player

Dereck Chisora

Dereck Chisora (37)

Zimbabwean born British boxer

Shawn Hatosy

Shawn Hatosy (45)

American actor

Evan Seinfeld

Evan Seinfeld (53)

American bass player, actor, and director

Michael Cudlitz

Michael Cudlitz (56)

American actor

Albert Pike

Albert Pike (1809 - 1891)

Confederate Army general

Yvonne Elliman

Yvonne Elliman (69)

American singer-songwriter and pianist

Ashleigh Banfield

Ashleigh Banfield (53)

Canadian journalist

Sean Payton

Sean Payton (57)

American football player and coach

Aled Jones

Aled Jones (50)

Welsh singer

Paula Poundstone

Paula Poundstone (61)

American comedian and actress

Ronald Coase

Ronald Coase (1910 - 2013)

English-American economist

Mekhi Phifer

Mekhi Phifer (46)

American actor

Kei Nishikori

Kei Nishikori (31)

Japanese tennis player

Theo Epstein

Theo Epstein (47)

Baseball executive

Pau Casals

Pau Casals (1876 - 1973)

Catalan cellist and conductor

On this day

December 29 in History

  • 1170

    December 29, 1170:

    Thomas Becket, the archbishop of Canterbury is killed by King Henry II of England’s knights.

  • 1865

    December 29, 1865:

    The last issue of The Liberator newspaper, owned by William Lloyd Garrison, is published.

  • 1890

    December 29, 1890:

    Colonel James W. Forsyth leads US troops to massacre over 200 Sioux Indians in South Dakota.

  • 1913

    December 29, 1913:

    “The Adventures of Kathlyn”, a motion picture serial, is released.

  • 1933

    December 29, 1933:

    The comedy film, “Sons of the Desert”, starring Oliver Hardy and Stan Laurel, is released.

  • 1965

    December 29, 1965:

    Diana Ross and the Supremes release the song titled “My World Is Empty Without You”.

  • December 29, 1965:

    “Thunderball”, a spy film starring Sean Connery as James Bond, is released in UK theatres.

  • 1998

    December 29, 1998:

    Khmer Rouge leaders publicly apologize for their responsibility in the Cambodian genocide that killed approximately 1.5 million people.

  • 2013

    December 29, 2013:

    Formula 1 multi-champion Michael Schumacher gets involved in a ski accident in the French Alps and sustains serious head injuries.

  • 2015

    December 29, 2015:

    The World Health Organization declares Guinea free of Ebola.