The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

May 18th famous birthdays

Pope John Paul II

Pope John Paul II (1920 - 2005)

264th Pope of the Roman Catholic Church

Tina Fey

Tina Fey (53)

American actress

Ryan Clements

Ryan Clements (20)

American TikTok star

Armon Warren

Armon Warren (26)

American Instagram star


MrTop5 (22)

Canadian YouTube star

Bertrand Russell, 3rd Earl Russell

Bertrand Russell, 3rd Earl Russell (1872 - 1970)

English mathematician, writer, and philosopher

George Strait

George Strait (71)

American singer, musician, producer, and actor

Ali Zafar

Ali Zafar (43)

Pakistani singer-songwriter, musician, producer, actor, and director

Teo Halm

Teo Halm (24)

American actor


WYO Chi (19)

American rapper

Allen Leech

Allen Leech (42)

Irish actor


Taeyang (35)

South Korean idol

Hala Finley

Hala Finley (14)

American actress

Luisana Lopilato

Luisana Lopilato (36)

Argentine actress and model

Kyle Harvey

Kyle Harvey (30)

American rapper

Joshua Ovenshire

Joshua Ovenshire (36)

American gamer and YouTuber

Brad Friedel

Brad Friedel (52)

American soccer player

Nancy Juvonen

Nancy Juvonen (56)

American film producer, co-founded Flower Films

Chow Yun-fat

Chow Yun-fat (68)

Hong Kong actor

Teresa Giudice

Teresa Giudice (51)

American reality star

Vince Young

Vince Young (40)

American football player

Adison Justis

Adison Justis (22)

American model

Ami Rodriguez

Ami Rodriguez (29)

Colombian YouTuber

Jimmy Snuka

Jimmy Snuka (1943 - 2017)

American wrestler

Omar Khayyám

Omar Khayyám (1048 - 1131)

Persian mathematician, poet, and philosopher

Reggie Jackson

Reggie Jackson (77)

American baseball player

Pxpi Jae

Pxpi Jae (24)

Filipino-American social media star

Felicia Pearson

Felicia Pearson (43)

American actress, singer, and author

Perry Como

Perry Como (1912 - 2001)

American singer and actor

Danielle Victor

Danielle Victor (35)

Haitian-Irish reality star

Josefine Pettersen

Josefine Pettersen (27)

Norwegian actress

Ricardo Carvalho

Ricardo Carvalho (45)

Portuguese footballer

Frank Capra

Frank Capra (1897 - 1991)

American producer, director, and writer

Emily Tifflin

Emily Tifflin (22)

American social media star

Miriam Margolyes

Miriam Margolyes (82)

English actress

India Woollard

India Woollard (18)

Australian model and actress

Rick Wakeman

Rick Wakeman (74)

English musician, songwriter, and composer

Caroline E. Gregory

Caroline E. Gregory (19)

American TikTok star

Yannick Noah

Yannick Noah (63)

French tennis player



American singer

Hailey Bills

Hailey Bills (17)

American dancer

Nathan Greer

Nathan Greer (36)

English YouTuber

Alan Becker

Alan Becker (34)

American Internet star

Fred Perry

Fred Perry (1909 - 1995)

English tennis player

Gabriella Brooks

Gabriella Brooks (27)

Australian model

Matt Long

Matt Long (43)

American actor

Spencer Breslin

Spencer Breslin (31)

American actor

Copeland Quinn

Copeland Quinn (11)

Daughter of Kellin Quinn

Addison Holley

Addison Holley (23)

Canadian actress

On this day

May 18 in History

  • 1642

    May 18, 1642:

    The Canadian city, Montreal is founded by Paul de Chomedey.

  • 1804

    May 18, 1804:

    The French Senate declares Napoleon Bonaparte as the Emperor of France.

  • 1897

    May 18, 1897:

    The City of Dublin hosts the first Irish Music Festival.

  • 1994

    May 18, 1994:

    Milan wins the 2nd UEFA Champions League title after beating Barcelona by 4 goals to nil.

  • 1995

    May 18, 1995:

    The Mel Gibson-directed film, “Braveheart” premieres at the Seattle Film Festival.

  • 1999

    May 18, 1999:

    Backstreet Boys release their third album, “Millennium”, which goes on to sell more than 30 million copies.

  • 2004

    May 18, 2004:

    Randy Johnson becomes the oldest pitcher in the history of baseball at age 40.

  • 2018

    May 18, 2018:

    Korean boyband, BTS, releases the album, “Love Yourself: Tear”.