The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

October 1st

Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter (94)

American politician
Bonnie Parker

Bonnie Parker (1910 - 1934)

American criminal
Julie Andrews

Julie Andrews (83)

English actress and singer
Zach Galifianakis

Zach Galifianakis (49)

American actor and comedian
Richard Harris

Richard Harris (1930 - 2002)

Irish actor and singer
Jurnee Smollett

Jurnee Smollett (32)

American actress

October 2nd

Jacob Sartorius

Jacob Sartorius (16)

American Internet celebrity and pop singer
Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi (1869 - 1948)

Indian politician and activist
Samantha Barks

Samantha Barks (28)

Manx actress and singer
Camilla Belle

Camilla Belle (32)

American actress
Laura Dern

Laura Dern (51)

American actress and producer

October 3rd

ASAP Rocky

ASAP Rocky (30)

American rapper
Zlatan Ibrahimović

Zlatan Ibrahimović (37)

Swedish football player
Lena Headey

Lena Headey (45)

English actress
Gwen Stefani

Gwen Stefani (49)

American singer and songwriter
Danny O'Donoghue

Danny O'Donoghue (38)

Irish singer and songwriter
Seann William Scott

Seann William Scott (42)

American actor

October 4th

Christoph Waltz

Christoph Waltz (62)

German-Austrian actor
Derrick Rose

Derrick Rose (30)

American basketball player
Chuck Hagel

Chuck Hagel (72)

American politician
Susan Sarandon

Susan Sarandon (72)

American actress and activist
Micky Ward

Micky Ward (53)

American boxer

October 5th

Kate Winslet

Kate Winslet (43)

English actress
Neil deGrasse Tyson

Neil deGrasse Tyson (60)

American astrophysicist
Guy Pearce

Guy Pearce (51)

Australian-British actor
Imran Khan

Imran Khan (66)

Pakistani cricketer and politician
Bernie Mac

Bernie Mac (1957 - 2008)

American actor and comedian
Jesse Eisenberg

Jesse Eisenberg (35)

American actor

October 6th

Elisabeth Shue

Elisabeth Shue (55)

American actress
Bruno Sammartino

Bruno Sammartino (1935 - 2018)

Italian-American wrestler
Olivia Thirlby

Olivia Thirlby (32)

American actress
Amy Jo Johnson

Amy Jo Johnson (48)

American actress, singer and gymnast
Le Corbusier

Le Corbusier (1887 - 1965)

Swiss-French architect
Britt Ekland

Britt Ekland (76)

Swedish actress

October 7th

Vladimir Putin

Vladimir Putin (66)

Russian politician
Simon Cowell

Simon Cowell (59)

English A&R executive and TV personality
Toni Braxton

Toni Braxton (51)

American singer and songwriter
Thom Yorke

Thom Yorke (50)

English singer and musician
Tim Minchin

Tim Minchin (43)

British-Australian musician and comedian

October 8th

Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars (33)

American singer, songwriter and producer
Matt Damon

Matt Damon (48)

American actor and screenwriter
Chevy Chase

Chevy Chase (75)

American actor and comedian
The Miz

The Miz (38)

American wrestler
Bella Thorne

Bella Thorne (21)

American actress and singer
Nick Cannon

Nick Cannon (38)

American rapper, actor and TV host

October 9th

John Lennon

John Lennon (1940 - 1980)

English singer and songwriter
David Cameron

David Cameron (52)

British politician
Guillermo del Toro

Guillermo del Toro (54)

Mexican filmmaker and producer
Eddie Guerrero

Eddie Guerrero (1967 - 2005)

Mexican-American wrestler
Chris O'Dowd

Chris O'Dowd (38)

Irish actor
Steve Burns

Steve Burns (45)

American actor and musician

October 10th


Rekha (64)

Indian actress
Marina Diamandis

Marina Diamandis (33)

Welsh singer and songwriter
Dan Stevens

Dan Stevens (36)

English actor
Aedin Mincks

Aedin Mincks (18)

American child actor
Mario Lopez

Mario Lopez (45)

American actor and TV host
Brett Favre

Brett Favre (49)

American football player

October 11th

Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan (76)

Indian actor
Matt Bomer

Matt Bomer (41)

American actor and voice actor
Peter Turkson

Peter Turkson (70)

Ghanaian cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church
Emily Deschanel

Emily Deschanel (42)

American actress
Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt (1884 - 1962)

American politician and activist
Michelle Trachtenberg

Michelle Trachtenberg (33)

American actress

October 12th

Hugh Jackman

Hugh Jackman (50)

Australian actor
Josh Hutcherson

Josh Hutcherson (26)

American actor
Aleister Crowley

Aleister Crowley (1875 - 1947)

English magician, writer and occultist
Edward VI of England

Edward VI of England (1537 - 1553)

King of England and Ireland
Kirk Cameron

Kirk Cameron (48)

American actor

October 13th

Margaret Thatcher

Margaret Thatcher (1925 - 2013)

English politician
Sacha Baron Cohen

Sacha Baron Cohen (47)

English actor and comedian
Paul Simon

Paul Simon (77)

American singer and musician
Jerry Rice

Jerry Rice (56)

American football player
Kelly Preston

Kelly Preston (56)

American actress
Paul Pierce

Paul Pierce (41)

American basketball player

October 14th

Stacy Keibler

Stacy Keibler (39)

American actress, TV host and retired wrestler
Ben Whishaw

Ben Whishaw (38)

English actor
Mia Wasikowska

Mia Wasikowska (29)

Australian actress

Akbar (1542 - 1605)

Mughal Emperor

October 15th

Friedrich Nietzsche

Friedrich Nietzsche (1844 - 1900)

German writer and philosopher
Mesut Özil

Mesut Özil (30)

German football player
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam (1931 - 2015)

Indian scientist and politician
Michel Foucault

Michel Foucault (1926 - 1984)

French philosopher and writer
Vanessa Marcil

Vanessa Marcil (50)

American actress
Dominic West

Dominic West (49)

English actor

October 16th

Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde (1854 - 1900)

Irish writer and playwright
John Mayer

John Mayer (41)

American singer, songwriter and guitarist
Angela Lansbury

Angela Lansbury (93)

British TV, film and stage actress
Kordell Stewart

Kordell Stewart (46)

American football player

Inna (32)

Romanian singer
Hema Malini

Hema Malini (70)

Indian actress and politician

October 17th


Eminem (46)

American rapper and producer
Rita Hayworth

Rita Hayworth (1918 - 1987)

American actress
Max Irons

Max Irons (33)

Irish-English actor and model
Arthur Miller

Arthur Miller (1915 - 2005)

American playwright and screenwriter
Matthew Macfadyen

Matthew Macfadyen (44)

English actor

October 18th

Lindsey Vonn

Lindsey Vonn (34)

American skier
Zac Efron

Zac Efron (31)

American actor and singer
Jean-Claude Van Damme

Jean-Claude Van Damme (58)

Belgian martial artist and action film actor

Ne-Yo (36)

American singer, producer and dancer
Freida Pinto

Freida Pinto (34)

Indian actress

October 19th


Tyga (29)

American rapper
Sunny Deol

Sunny Deol (62)

Indian actor
Michael Gambon

Michael Gambon (78)

Irish-English actor
Jon Favreau

Jon Favreau (52)

American actor, comedian and director
Trey Parker

Trey Parker (49)

American writer, actor, songwriter and animator
Colton Dixon

Colton Dixon (27)

American singer

October 20th

Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg (47)

American rapper
Kamala Harris

Kamala Harris (54)

American attorney and politician
Viggo Mortensen

Viggo Mortensen (60)

Danish-American actor
Candice Swanepoel

Candice Swanepoel (30)

South African model
Danny Boyle

Danny Boyle (62)

British filmmaker
John Krasinski

John Krasinski (39)

American actor

October 21st

Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian (38)

American TV personality and socialite
Amber Rose

Amber Rose (35)

American hip-hop model
Carrie Fisher

Carrie Fisher (1956 - 2016)

American actress and writer
Aaron Tveit

Aaron Tveit (35)

American actor and singer
Alfred Nobel

Alfred Nobel (1833 - 1896)

Swedish chemist and inventor
Benjamin Netanyahu

Benjamin Netanyahu (69)

Israeli politician

October 22nd

Annette Funicello

Annette Funicello (1942 - 2013)

American actress and singer
Jeff Goldblum

Jeff Goldblum (66)

American actor
Christopher Lloyd

Christopher Lloyd (80)

American actor
Arsène Wenger

Arsène Wenger (69)

French football manager
Deepak Chopra

Deepak Chopra (72)

Indian-American alternative medicine advocate and writer
Timothy Leary

Timothy Leary (1920 - 1996)

American psychologist

October 23rd

Ryan Reynolds

Ryan Reynolds (42)

Canadian actor
Ang Lee

Ang Lee (64)

Taiwanese-American filmmaker

Miguel (33)

American singer and songwriter

Pelé (78)

Brazilian football player
Sam Raimi

Sam Raimi (59)

American filmmaker and producer
Johnny Carson

Johnny Carson (1925 - 2005)

American TV host, writer and comedian

October 24th


Drake (32)

Canadian rapper and music producer
Wayne Rooney

Wayne Rooney (33)

English football player
Roman Abramovich

Roman Abramovich (52)

Russian businessman and politician
Mallika Sherawat

Mallika Sherawat (42)

Indian actress
Tila Tequila

Tila Tequila (37)

American model, singer and TV personality
Adrienne Bailon

Adrienne Bailon (35)

American singer, songwriter and TV personality

October 25th

Katy Perry

Katy Perry (34)

American singer and songwriter
Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso (1881 - 1973)

Spanish painter and sculptor

Ciara (33)

American singer, dancer and model
Bob Knight

Bob Knight (78)

American basketball coach
Josh Henderson

Josh Henderson (37)

American actor and singer
Klaus Barbie

Klaus Barbie (1913 - 1991)

German SS-Hauptsturmführer and a Gestapo member

October 26th

Seth MacFarlane

Seth MacFarlane (45)

American animator, voice actor and filmmaker
Keith Urban

Keith Urban (51)

New Zealand-Australian singer and songwriter
CM Punk

CM Punk (40)

American mixed martial artist and former wrestler
Hillary Rodham Clinton

Hillary Rodham Clinton (71)

American politician

Asin (33)

Indian actress

October 27th

Theodore Roosevelt

Theodore Roosevelt (1858 - 1919)

American politician
Stephan El Shaarawy

Stephan El Shaarawy (26)

Italian football player
Sylvia Plath

Sylvia Plath (1932 - 1963)

American poet and writer
James Cook

James Cook (1728 - 1779)

British explorer and captain in the Royal Navy
Roy Lichtenstein

Roy Lichtenstein (1923 - 1997)

American painter and pop artist
John Gotti

John Gotti (1940 - 2002)

American mobster

October 28th

Bill Gates

Bill Gates (63)

American businessman and computer programmer
Frank Ocean

Frank Ocean (31)

American singer and songwriter
Julia Roberts

Julia Roberts (51)

American actress
Joaquin Phoenix

Joaquin Phoenix (44)

Puerto Rican-American actor
Troian Bellisario

Troian Bellisario (33)

American actress
Caitlyn Jenner

Caitlyn Jenner (69)

American athlete and TV personality

October 29th

Winona Ryder

Winona Ryder (47)

American actress
Mark Sheehan

Mark Sheehan (42)

Irish singer and guitarist
Joseph Goebbels

Joseph Goebbels (1897 - 1945)

German politician
Gabrielle Union

Gabrielle Union (46)

American actress
Bob Ross

Bob Ross (1942 - 1995)

American painter and TV host
Richard Dreyfuss

Richard Dreyfuss (71)

American actor

October 30th

John Adams

John Adams (1735 - 1826)

American politician
Diego Maradona

Diego Maradona (58)

Argentine football player
Henry Winkler

Henry Winkler (73)

American actor, comedian and writer
Michael Winner

Michael Winner (1935 - 2013)

English director and producer
Ivanka Trump

Ivanka Trump (37)

American businesswoman and model
Nia Long

Nia Long (48)

American actress

October 31st

Willow Smith

Willow Smith (18)

American actress and singer
Vanilla Ice

Vanilla Ice (51)

American rapper and actor
John Candy

John Candy (1949 - 1994)

Canadian actor and comedian
Piper Perabo

Piper Perabo (42)

American actress
Peter Jackson

Peter Jackson (57)

New Zealand director, screenwriter and producer