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Famous October Birthdays

The following 7,456 famous people including celebrities were born in the month of October. A random sample was chosen for each day. Click the    after the name to explore the birth date info. You might also want to browse the filtered celebrity birthdays in October.

Zodiac signs for October are Libra and Scorpio . The modern birthstone for October is Opal while the mystical gemstone (based on Tibetan origin) is Jasper.

October 1

  • 1900
    Tom Goddard, English cricketer (d. 1966)
  • 1911
    Irwin Kostal, American songwriter, screenwriter, and publisher (d. 1994)  
  • 1947
    Dave Arneson, American game designer, co-created ''Dungeons & Dragons'' (d. 2009)  
  • 1969
    Igor Ulanov, Russian ice hockey player  
  • 1976
    Ümit Karan, Turkish footballer  

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October 2

  • 1470
    Isabella of Aragon, Duchess of Milan (d. 1524)
  • 1970
    Maribel Verdú, Spanish actress and singer  
  • 1973
    Scott Schoeneweis, American baseball player  
  • 1981
    Luke Wilkshire, Australian footballer  
  • 1993
    Luke Thomas, Welsh chef  

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October 3

  • 1968
    Greg Foster, American basketball player and coach  
  • 1969
    Sulev Iva, Estonian linguist and author  
  • 1972
    Komla Dumor, Ghanaian-English journalist (d. 2014)  
  • 1974
    Mike Johnson, Canadian ice hockey player and sportscaster  
  • 1978
    Jake Shears, American singer-songwriter (Scissor Sisters)  

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October 4

  • 1276
    Margaret of Brabant (d. 1311)
  • 1931
    Terence Conran, English designer and businessman  
  • 1941
    Karl Oppitzhauser, Austrian race car driver  
  • 1978
    Go Soo, South Korean actor and singer  
  • 1987
    Will Puddy, English footballer  

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October 5

  • 1929
    Bill Wirtz, American businessman (d. 2007)  
  • 1930
    Pavel Popovich, Ukrainian general, pilot, and astronaut (d. 2009)  
  • 1947
    Michèle Pierre-Louis, Haitian politician, 14th Prime Minister of Haiti  
  • 1972
    Aaron Guiel, Canadian baseball player  
  • 1981
    Kelvin Tan, Singaporean singer-songwriter  

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October 6

  • 1934
    Marshall Rosenberg, American psychologist and author (d. 2015)  
  • 1941
    Paul Popham, American soldier and activist, co-founded Gay Men's Health Crisis (b. 1987)  
  • 1946
    Vinod Khanna, Indian actor and producer  
  • 1957
    Bruce Grobbelaar, Zimbabwean footballer and coach  
  • 1987
    Joe Lewis, English footballer  

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October 7

  • 1893
    Alice Dalgliesh, Trinidadian-American author and publisher (d. 1979)
  • 1938
    Ann Jones, English tennis player and sportscaster  
  • 1953
    Tico Torres, American drummer (Bon Jovi)  
  • 1957
    Joey Marquez, Filipino basketball player, actor, and politician  
  • 1968
    Pippa Funnell, English horse rider  

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October 8

  • 1715
    Michel Benoist, French scientist and missionary (d. 1774)
  • 1887
    Huntley Gordon, Canadian-American actor (d. 1956)
  • 1890
    Philippe Thys, Belgian cyclist (d. 1971)
  • 1972
    Kim Myung-min, South Korean actor and singer  
  • 1979
    Paul Burchill, English wrestler  

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October 9

  • 1890
    Aimee Semple McPherson, Canadian-American evangelist, founded the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel (d. 1944)
  • 1906
    Léopold Sédar Senghor, Senegalese poet and politician, 1st President of Senegal (d. 2001)  
  • 1939
    John Pilger, Australian-English journalist, director, and producer  
  • 1944
    Nona Hendryx, American singer-songwriter, producer, and actress (Labelle)  
  • 1978
    Rossa, Indonesian singer  

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October 10

  • 1895
    Wolfram Freiherr von Richthofen, German field marshal (d. 1945)
  • 1923
    Nicholas Parsons, English actor and game show host  
  • 1927
    Nedunuri Krishnamurthy, Indian singer (d. 2014)  
  • 1956
    Fiona Fullerton, Nigerian-English actress and singer  
  • 1980
    Lynn Hung, Hong Kong model and actress  

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October 11

  • 1672
    Pylyp Orlyk, Ukrainian-Romanian diplomat (d. 1742)
  • 1758
    Heinrich Wilhelm Matthias Olbers, German physician and astronomer (d. 1840)
  • 1916
    Nanaji Deshmukh, Indian educator and activist (d. 2010)  
  • 1972
    Claudia Black, Australian actress  
  • 1993
    Josip Čalušić, Croatian footballer  

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October 12

  • 1008
    Emperor Go-Ichijō of Japan (d. 1036)
  • 1893
    Velvalee Dickinson, American spy (d. 1980)
  • 1954
    Massimo Ghini, Italian actor  
  • 1956
    David Vanian, English singer-songwriter (The Damned and Dave Vanian and the Phantom Chords)  
  • 1956
    Emilio Charles Jr., Mexican wrestler (d. 2012)  

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October 13

  • 1900
    Gerald Marks, American composer (d. 1997)
  • 1925
    Margaret Thatcher, English lawyer and politician, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (d. 2013)  
  • 1934
    Jack Colvin, American actor and director (d. 2005)  
  • 1949
    Tom Mees, American sportscaster (d. 1996)  
  • 1971
    Sacha Baron Cohen, English comedian, actor, and screenwriter  

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October 14

  • 1892
    Sumner Welles, American politician and diplomat, 11th Under Secretary of State (d. 1961)
  • 1918
    Doug Ring, Australian cricketer and sportscaster (d. 2003)  
  • 1952
    Harry Anderson, American actor and screenwriter  
  • 1956
    Arleen Sorkin, American actress, producer, and screenwriter  
  • 1978
    Steven Thompson, Scottish footballer  

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October 15

  • 1927
    B. S. Abdur Rahman, Indian businessman and philanthropist (d. 2015)  
  • 1953
    Larry Miller, American actor and screenwriter  
  • 1988
    Mesut Özil, German footballer  
  • 1989
    Alen Pamić, Croatian footballer (d. 2013)  
  • 2005
    Prince Christian of Denmark  

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October 16

  • 1863
    Austen Chamberlain, English businessman and politician, Chancellor of the Exchequer, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1937)
  • 1890
    Michael Collins, Irish general and politician, 2nd Irish Minister for Finance (d. 1922)
  • 1923
    Bert Kaempfert, German conductor and composer (d. 1980)  
  • 1965
    Kang Kyung-ok, South Korean illustrator  
  • 1988
    Zoltán Stieber, Hungarian footballer  

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October 17

  • 1898
    Shinichi Suzuki, Japanese violinist and educator (d. 1998)
  • 1908
    Red Rolfe, American baseball player, coach, and manager (d. 1969)  
  • 1926
    Roberto Lippi, Italian race car driver (d. 2011)  
  • 1940
    Jim Smith, English footballer and manager  
  • 1967
    René Dif, Danish singer and actor (Aqua)  

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October 18

  • 1873
    Ivanoe Bonomi, Italian lawyer and politician, 25th Prime Minister of Italy (d. 1951)
  • 1938
    Robert Dove, American lawyer and politician  
  • 1945
    Chris Shays, American politician  
  • 1954
    Nick Houghton, English general  
  • 1973
    Michalis Kapsis, Greek footballer  

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October 19

  • 1895
    Lewis Mumford, American historian, sociologist, and philosopher (d. 1990)
  • 1937
    Marilyn Bell, Canadian swimmer  
  • 1956
    Steve Doocy, American journalist and author  
  • 1968
    Kacey Ainsworth, English actress  
  • 1969
    DJ Sammy, Spanish DJ and producer  

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October 20

  • 1894
    Olive Thomas, American model and actress (d. 1920)
  • 1925
    Roger Hanin, Algerian-French actor, director, and screenwriter (d. 2015)  
  • 1958
    Eric Scott, American actor  
  • 1965
    William Zabka, American actor and producer  
  • 1970
    Chavo Guerrero Jr., American wrestler  

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October 21

  • 1948
    Tom Everett, American actor and singer  
  • 1949
    Mike Keenan, Canadian ice hockey player and coach  
  • 1976
    Lavinia Miloșovici, Romanian gymnast  
  • 1983
    Ninet Tayeb, Israeli singer and actress  
  • 1986
    Chibuzor Chilaka, Nigerian footballer  

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October 22

  • 1904
    Constance Bennett, American actress, singer, and producer (d. 1965)  
  • 1929
    Michael Birkett, 2nd Baron Birkett, English director and producer (d. 2015)  
  • 1942
    Bobby Fuller, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Bobby Fuller Four) (d. 1966)  
  • 1960
    Cris Kirkwood, American singer-songwriter and bass player (Meat Puppets)  
  • 1965
    A. L. Kennedy, Scottish comedian, journalist, and author  

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October 23

  • 1896
    Lilyan Tashman, American actress (d. 1934)
  • 1945
    Maggi Hambling, English sculptor and painter  
  • 1976
    Cat Deeley, English model, actress, and television host  
  • 1978
    Steve Harmison, English cricketer and sportscaster  
  • 1992
    Álvaro Morata, Spanish footballer  

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October 24

  • 1378
    David Stewart, Duke of Rothesay (d. 1402)
  • 1905
    Fran Zwitter, Slovenian historian and academic (d. 1988)  
  • 1910
    Joe L. Evins, American lawyer and politician (d. 1984)  
  • 1929
    Rachel Douglas-Home, 27th Baroness Dacre, English wife of William Douglas-Home (d. 2012)  
  • 1972
    Scott Peterson, American murderer  

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October 25

  • 1683
    Charles FitzRoy, 2nd Duke of Grafton, English-Irish politician, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (d. 1757)
  • 1921
    Michael I of Romania  
  • 1937
    Roberto Menescal, Brazilian singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer  
  • 1940
    Bob Knight, American basketball player and coach  
  • 1944
    Ron Coote, Australian rugby player and businessman  

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October 26

  • 1902
    Beryl Markham, Kenyan horse trainer and author (d. 1986)  
  • 1912
    Don Siegel, American director and producer (d. 1991)  
  • 1946
    Holly Woodlawn, Puerto Rican-American actress  
  • 1957
    Bob Golic, American football player and radio host  
  • 1964
    Tom Cavanagh, Canadian actor and producer  

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October 27

  • 1811
    Isaac Singer, American actor and businessman, founded the Singer Corporation (d. 1875)
  • 1865
    Charles Spencelayh, English painter and academic (d. 1958)
  • 1911
    Leif Erickson, American actor and singer (d. 1986)  
  • 1922
    Ralph Kiner, American baseball player and sportscaster (d. 2014)  
  • 1941
    Dick Trickle, American race car driver (d. 2013)  

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October 28

  • 1718
    Ignacije Szentmartony, Croatian priest, mathematician, astronomer, and explorer (d. 1793)
  • 1914
    Richard Laurence Millington Synge, English biochemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1994)  
  • 1959
    Toshio Masuda, Japanese composer  
  • 1960
    Landon Curt Noll, American computer scientist and mathematician  
  • 1974
    Joaquin Phoenix, American actor and producer  

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October 29

  • 1877
    Narcisa de Leon, Filipino film producer (d. 1966)
  • 1918
    Bernard Gordon, American screenwriter and producer (d. 2007)  
  • 1930
    Natalie Sleeth, American pianist and composer (d. 1992)  
  • 1958
    David Remnick, American journalist and editor  
  • 1977
    Vaggelis Kaounos, Greek footballer  

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October 30

  • 1888
    Konstantinos Tsiklitiras, Greek high jumper (d. 1913)
  • 1911
    Ruth Hussey, American actress (d. 2005)  
  • 1939
    Grace Slick, American singer-songwriter and model (Jefferson Airplane, Jefferson Starship, and The Great Society)  
  • 1947
    Glenn Andreotta, American soldier (d. 1968)  
  • 1992
    Camila Silva, Chilean tennis player  

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October 31

  • 1908
    Muriel Duckworth, Canadian activist (d. 2009)  
  • 1920
    Dick Francis, Welsh-Caymanian jockey and author (d. 2010)  
  • 1933
    Narriman Sadek, Egyptian wife of Farouk of Egypt (d. 2005)  
  • 1959
    Mats Näslund, Swedish ice hockey player  
  • 1979
    Simão Sabrosa, Portuguese footballer  

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