The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

May 17th famous birthdays

AJ Mitchell

AJ Mitchell (22)

American singer

Alistair Overeem

Alistair Overeem (43)

Mixed martial artist and kickboxer

Kristen Hancher

Kristen Hancher (24)

Canadian Instagram star and vlogger

Ross Butler

Ross Butler (33)

American actor

Nicky Jam

Nicky Jam (42)

American singer and songwriter

Bob Saget

Bob Saget (1956 - 2022)

American comedian, actor, and television host

Trent Reznor

Trent Reznor (58)

American singer-songwriter, musician, composer, and producer

Craig Ferguson

Craig Ferguson (61)

Scottish comedian, actor, and television host

Nikki Reed

Nikki Reed (35)

American actress

Pink Sparkles

Pink Sparkles (33)

Canadian YouTuber

Dennis Hopper

Dennis Hopper (1936 - 2010)

American actor and director

Sasha Alexander

Sasha Alexander (50)

American actress


Zinccx (20)

Australian YouTuber

Karrueche Tran

Karrueche Tran (35)

American model and actress


Piinksparkles0818 (33)

Canadian YouTuber

Jake Dufner

Jake Dufner (25)

American YouTuber

Tony Parker

Tony Parker (41)

French-American basketball player


Enya (62)

Irish singer-songwriter

Charlotte Crosby

Charlotte Crosby (33)

British reality star

Derek Hough

Derek Hough (38)

American dancer, singer, and actor

Kandi Burruss

Kandi Burruss (47)

Singer-songwriter, actress, record producer, television personality

Bill Paxton

Bill Paxton (1955 - 2017)

American actor and director

Jaime Preciado

Jaime Preciado (37)

Mexican-American musician

Josh Homme

Josh Homme (50)

American singer-songwriter, musician, and producer

Matt Ryan

Matt Ryan (38)

American football player

May J Lee

May J Lee (35)

South Korean dancer


Munda (23)

American YouTuber

Sugar Ray Leonard

Sugar Ray Leonard (67)

American boxer and actor

Jill Duggar Dillard

Jill Duggar Dillard (32)

American reality star

Saucy Sev

Saucy Sev (24)

American social media star

Katie Ledecky

Katie Ledecky (26)

American swimmer

Edward Jenner

Edward Jenner (1749 - 1823)

English physician and scientist

Jade Alleyne

Jade Alleyne (22)

Scottish actress

Tahj Mowry

Tahj Mowry (36)

American actor

Oliver Ryan

Oliver Ryan (28)

English YouTuber

Leven Rambin

Leven Rambin (33)

American actress

DJ Akademiks

DJ Akademiks (32)

Jamaican YouTuber and DJ

Eric Beckerman

Eric Beckerman (26)

American actor

Star Williams

Star Williams (24)

American dancer

Antonio Willis

Antonio Willis (22)

American Instagram star

Leehom Wang

Leehom Wang (47)

American-Taiwanese singer-songwriter, musician, producer, actor, and director

Jordan Knight

Jordan Knight (53)

American singer-songwriter


Absorber (20)

American YouTuber

Alex Meyers

Alex Meyers (35)

American YouTuber and animator

Gabie Fernandes

Gabie Fernandes (28)

Brazilian internet star

Ruby Granger

Ruby Granger (23)

British YouTuber


Passenger (39)

English singer

Memo 600

Memo 600 (31)

American rapper

Ayda Field

Ayda Field (44)

American actress

On this day

May 17 in History

  • 1510

    May 17, 1510:

    Florentine Renaissance artist, Sandro Botticelli, dies.

  • 1792

    May 17, 1792:

    The New York Stock Exchange is formed by 24 merchants at Wall Street.

  • 1875

    May 17, 1875:

    Racehorse Aristides becomes the winner of the first Kentucky Derby.

  • 1939

    May 17, 1939:

    NBC broadcasts the very first baseball game to be televised. The match is between Princeton and Columbia.

  • 1954

    May 17, 1954:

    The United States Supreme Court rules public school racial segregation as unconstitutional.

  • 2004

    May 17, 2004:

    Massachusetts legalizes same-sex marriage, becoming the first state in the US to do so.

  • 2015

    May 17, 2015:

    Twenty One Pilots release their 4th album, “Blurryface”, which would became the first-ever album to receive a gold certification for each track.