Discover all the fun facts about your birthday!

December 0 Famous Birthdays

Tip: Click the free December famous birthdays ninja poster above to save the high quality version. A new design will be generated for you everyday. Collect all 16 ninja poses.

Famous December Birthdays

The following 6,946 famous people including celebrities were born in the month of December. 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 December.

Zodiac signs for December are Sagittarius and Capricorn . The modern birthstone for December is Turquoise while the mystical gemstone (based on Tibetan origin) is Onyx.

Love ninja Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Try it today and improve your lovelife. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)

December 1

  • 1960
    Carol Alt, American model  
  • 1968
    Anders Holmertz, Swedish swimmer  
  • 1970
    Tisha Waller, American high jumper  
  • 1985
    John Coughlin, American figure skater  
  • 1994
    Seedy Njie, English footballer  

View the complete list of December 1st famous birthdays.

December 2

  • 1909
    Arvo Askola, Finnish runner (d. 1975)  
  • 1923
    Maria Callas, Greek operatic soprano (d. 1977)  
  • 1958
    Vladimir Parfenovich, Belarusian canoe racer and politician  
  • 1982
    Matt Ware, American football player  
  • 1994
    Cauley Woodrow, English footballer  

View the complete list of December 2nd famous birthdays.

December 3

  • 1914
    Irving Fine, American composer and academic (d. 1962)  
  • 1947
    Patricia Krenwinkel, American murderer  
  • 1955
    Steven Culp, American actor  
  • 1966
    Irina Zhuk, Russian figure skater and coach  
  • 1981
    Liza Lapira, American actress  

View the complete list of December 3rd famous birthdays.

December 4

  • 1817
    Nikoloz Baratashvili, Georgian poet (d. 1845)
  • 1910
    Alex North, American composer (d. 1991)  
  • 1930
    Ronnie Corbett, Scottish actor  
  • 1949
    A. Scott Berg, American journalist and author  
  • 1966
    Andy Hess, American bass player (Gov't Mule and The Black Crowes)  

View the complete list of December 4th famous birthdays.

December 5

  • 1822
    Elizabeth Cabot Agassiz, American philosopher and academic, co-founded Radcliffe College (d. 1907)
  • 1894
    Charles Robberts Swart, South African lawyer and politician, 1st State President of South Africa (d. 1982)
  • 1910
    Abraham Polonsky, American director and screenwriter (d. 1999)  
  • 1943
    Andrew Yeom Soo-jung, South Korean priest, 5th Archbishop of Seoul  
  • 1973
    Luboš Motl, Czech physicist and academic  

View the complete list of December 5th famous birthdays.

December 6

  • 1685
    Marie Adélaïde of Savoy (d. 1712)
  • 1892
    Osbert Sitwell, English-Italian captain, poet, and author (d. 1969)
  • 1942
    Peter Handke, Austrian author and playwright  
  • 1952
    David L. Spector, American biologist and academic  
  • 1980
    Steve Lovell, English footballer  

View the complete list of December 6th famous birthdays.

December 7

  • 1838
    Thomas Bent, Australian politician, 22nd Premier of Victoria (d. 1909)
  • 1915
    Leigh Brackett, American author and screenwriter (d. 1978)  
  • 1979
    Sara Bareilles, American singer-songwriter, pianist, and actress  
  • 1988
    Asia Ray Smith, American actress  
  • 2003
    Catharina-Amalia, Princess of Orange  

View the complete list of December 7th famous birthdays.

December 8

  • 1678
    Horatio Walpole, 1st Baron Walpole, English politician and diplomat, British Ambassador to France (d. 1757)
  • 1915
    Ernest Lehman, American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2005)  
  • 1982
    Hamit Altıntop, Turkish footballer  
  • 1985
    Oleksiy Pecherov, Ukrainian basketball player  
  • 1994
    Raheem Sterling, English footballer  

View the complete list of December 8th famous birthdays.

December 9

  • 1867
    Gregorios Xenopoulos, Greek journalist and author (d. 1951)
  • 1958
    Nick Seymour, Australian bass player, songwriter, and producer (Crowded House, Deadstar, and Tarmac Adam)  
  • 1960
    Dobroslav Paraga, Croatian politician  
  • 1970
    Lance Krall, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter  
  • 1982
    Nathalie De Vos, Belgian runner  

View the complete list of December 9th famous birthdays.

December 10

  • 1910
    Ambrosio Padilla, Filipino basketball player, baseball player and politician (d. 1996)  
  • 1961
    Mark McKoy, Canadian hurdler and sprinter  
  • 1969
    Stephen Billington, English actor  
  • 1973
    Arden Myrin, American comedian and actress  
  • 1990
    Kazenga LuaLua, Congolese-English footballer  

View the complete list of December 10th famous birthdays.

December 11

  • 1566
    Manuel Cardoso, Portuguese organist and composer (d. 1650)
  • 1920
    Denis Jenkinson, English motorcycle racer and journalist (d. 1996)  
  • 1955
    Christian Sackewitz, German footballer and manager  
  • 1968
    Fabrizio Ravanelli, Italian footballer and manager  
  • 1980
    Kristjan Kitsing, Estonian basketball player  

View the complete list of December 11th famous birthdays.

December 12

  • 1962
    Ulrike Tillmann, German mathematician and academic  
  • 1970
    Jennifer Connelly, American actress  
  • 1980
    Dejene Berhanu, Ethiopian runner (d. 2010)  
  • 1980
    Gus G, Greek guitarist and songwriter (Firewind, Mystic Prophecy, and Dream Evil)  
  • 1986
    Përparim Hetemaj, Finnish footballer  

View the complete list of December 12th famous birthdays.

December 13

  • 1797
    Heinrich Heine, German journalist, poet, and critic (d. 1856)
  • 1938
    Heino, German singer  
  • 1971
    Naomi Long, Northern Irish engineer and politician, 54th Lord Mayor of Belfast  
  • 1980
    Ryan France, English footballer  
  • 1982
    Eita, Japanese actor  

View the complete list of December 13th famous birthdays.

December 14

  • 1730
    Capel Bond, English organist and composer (d. 1790)
  • 1931
    Vladimir-Georg Karassev-Orgussaar, Estonian director and politician (d. 2015)  
  • 1947
    Linda Sutton, English painter  
  • 1976
    Leland Chapman, American bounty hunter  
  • 1976
    Santiago Ezquerro, Spanish footballer  

View the complete list of December 14th famous birthdays.

December 15

  • 1902
    Robert F. Bradford, American lawyer and politician, 57th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1983)  
  • 1960
    Walter Werzowa, Austrian composer and producer  
  • 1964
    Paul Kaye, English comedian, actor, and screenwriter  
  • 1977
    Mehmet Aurélio, Brazilian-Turkish footballer  
  • 1983
    Ronnie Radke, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Falling in Reverse and Escape the Fate)  

View the complete list of December 15th famous birthdays.

December 16

  • 1913
    George Ignatieff, Russian-Canadian scholar and diplomat, 8th Canadian Ambassador to the United Nations (d. 1989)  
  • 1952
    Francesco Graziani, Italian footballer and manager  
  • 1970
    Valerie Chow, Canadian-Hong Kong actress  
  • 1979
    Jessie Ward, American wrestler and producer  
  • 1979
    Mihai Trăistariu, Romanian singer-songwriter  

View the complete list of December 16th famous birthdays.

December 17

  • 1926
    Stephen Lewis, English actor, comedian, director, screenwriter, and playwright (d. 2015)  
  • 1936
    Pope Francis  
  • 1961
    Marek Kaleta, Estonian javelin thrower  
  • 1968
    Paul Tracy, Canadian race car driver  
  • 1979
    Matt Murley, American ice hockey player  

View the complete list of December 17th famous birthdays.

December 18

  • 1907
    Lawrence Lucie, American guitarist (Mills Blue Rhythm Band) (d. 2009)  
  • 1965
    Fawna MacLaren, American model and actress  
  • 1975
    David O'Doherty, Irish comedian, actor, and singer  
  • 1975
    Vincent van der Voort, Dutch darts player  
  • 1987
    Ayaka, Japanese singer-songwriter and producer  

View the complete list of December 18th famous birthdays.

December 19

  • 1852
    Albert Abraham Michelson, Prussian-American physicist, chemist, and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1931)
  • 1944
    Martin Hume Johnson, English physiologist and academic  
  • 1967
    Criss Angel, American magician and singer (Angel and Angeldust)  
  • 1969
    Tom Gugliotta, American basketball player  
  • 1970
    Iman Ali, Pakistani model and actress  

View the complete list of December 19th famous birthdays.

December 20

  • 1894
    Robert Menzies, Australian lawyer and politician, 12th Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1978)
  • 1932
    John Hillerman, American actor  
  • 1933
    Rik Van Looy, Belgian cyclist  
  • 1946
    Lloyd Mumphord, American football player  
  • 1960
    Kim Ki-duk, South Korean director, producer, and screenwriter  

View the complete list of December 20th famous birthdays.

MyFirstName.Rocks What no one tells you about your first name’s personality. Are there magical powers hidden in your given name? Every moniker has an undeniable character and personality. Check out Steven’s personality and get smart about names today. (Sponsored links)

December 21

  • 1956
    Dave Laut, American shot putter (d. 2009)  
  • 1964
    Joe Kocur, Canadian ice hockey player and coach  
  • 1982
    Tom Payne, English actor  
  • 1984
    Andrea Jeremiah, Indian actress and singer  
  • 1985
    Kotaro Yanagi, Japanese actor  

View the complete list of December 21st famous birthdays.

December 22

  • 1923
    Peregrine Worsthorne, English journalist  
  • 1925
    Lewis Glucksman, American businessman and philanthropist (d. 2006)  
  • 1938
    Matty Alou, Dominican-American baseball player and scout (d. 2011)  
  • 1975
    Dmitri Khokhlov, Russian footballer and manager  
  • 1976
    Aya Takano, Japanese author and illustrator  

View the complete list of December 22nd famous birthdays.

December 23

  • 1819
    Jan Jakob Lodewijk ten Kate, Dutch poet and clergyman (d. 1889)
  • 1929
    Dick Weber, American bowler (d. 2005)  
  • 1957
    Trisha Goddard, English television host and actress  
  • 1968
    Manuel Rivera-Ortiz, Puerto Rican-American photographer  
  • 1971
    Wim Vansevenant, Belgian cyclist  

View the complete list of December 23rd famous birthdays.

December 24

  • 1389
    John VI, Duke of Brittany (d. 1442)
  • 1875
    Émile Wegelin, French rower (d. 1962)
  • 1948
    Frank Oliver, New Zealand rugby player and coach  
  • 1969
    Michael Zucchet, American economist and politician, Mayor of San Diego  
  • 1986
    Satomi Ishihara, Japanese actress  

View the complete list of December 24th famous birthdays.

December 25

  • 1902
    William Bell, American tuba player and educator (d. 1971)  
  • 1904
    Gerhard Herzberg, German-Canadian physicist and chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1999)  
  • 1945
    Ken Stabler, American football player and sportscaster (d. 2015)  
  • 1952
    Tolossa Kotu, Ethiopian runner and coach  
  • 1975
    Marcus Trescothick, English cricketer  

View the complete list of December 25th famous birthdays.

Love ninja Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Just for fun! Try your love match score with anyone. Even officemates, schoolmates, or find out the score for your parents and relatives. Don’t limit yourself – you can also pair yourself with any celebrity. It’s a FREE report. Nothing to buy!

December 26

  • 1646
    Robert Bolling, English-American merchant and planter (d. 1709)
  • 1869
    Mathieu Cordang, Dutch cyclist (d. 1942)
  • 1912
    Arsenio Lacson, Filipino journalist and politician, Mayor of Manila (d. 1962)  
  • 1959
    Wang Lijun, Chinese police officer and politician  
  • 1986
    Hugo Lloris, French footballer  

View the complete list of December 26th famous birthdays.

December 27

  • 1796
    Mirza Ghalib, Indian poet (d. 1869)
  • 1896
    Carl Zuckmayer, German author and playwright (d. 1977)
  • 1951
    Ernesto Zedillo, Mexican economist and politician, 54th President of Mexico  
  • 1962
    Mark Few, American basketball player and coach  
  • 1978
    Deuce McAllister, American football player  

View the complete list of December 27th famous birthdays.

December 28

  • 1902
    Shen Congwen, Chinese author and educator (d. 1988)  
  • 1914
    Bidia Dandaron, Russian author and educator (d. 1974)  
  • 1971
    Anita Doth, Dutch singer-songwriter (2 Unlimited and Ray & Anita)  
  • 1972
    Patrick Rafter, Australian-Bermudian tennis player and model  
  • 2002
    Kelsey Smith-Briggs, American child abuse victim (d. 2005)  

View the complete list of December 28th famous birthdays.

December 29

  • 1843
    Elisabeth of Wied (d. 1916)
  • 1885
    Roman von Ungern-Sternberg, Austrian-Russian general (d. 1921)
  • 1921
    Dobrica Ćosić, Serbian politician, 1st President of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (d. 2014)  
  • 1989
    Jane Levy, American actress  
  • 1995
    Rina Ikoma, Japanese singer (Nogizaka46 and AKB48)  

View the complete list of December 29th famous birthdays.

December 30

  • 1722
    Charles Yorke, English politician, Lord Chancellor of Great Britain (d. 1770)
  • 1841
    Robert Scott, Australian public servant (d. 1922)
  • 1929
    Barbara Nichols, American actress and singer (d. 1976)  
  • 1974
    S. Jithesh, Indian cartoonist, poet, and critic  
  • 1988
    Kirsty-Leigh Porter, English actress  

View the complete list of December 30th famous birthdays.

December 31

  • 1860
    Joseph S. Cullinan, American businessman, co-founded Texaco (d. 1937)
  • 1877
    Lawrence Beesley, English journalist and author (d. 1967)
  • 1905
    Jule Styne, English-American composer (d. 1994)  
  • 1937
    Tess Jaray, Austrian-English painter  
  • 1942
    Taufiq Kiemas, Indonesian politician, 5th First Gentleman of Indonesia (d. 2013)  

View the complete list of December 31st famous birthdays.

Quick jump to month of:
January / February / March / April / May / June / July / August / September / October / November

Astrology Sample Megapack

Get All 16 Astrology Reports

Where should we send the free sample megapack?