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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.

December 1

  • 1911
    Walter Alston, American baseball player and manager (d. 1984)  
  • 1912
    Minoru Yamasaki, American architect, designed the World Trade Center (d. 1986)  
  • 1938
    Sandy Nelson, American drummer  
  • 1944
    Eric Bloom, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Blue Öyster Cult)  
  • 1987
    Tabarie Henry, Virgin Islander sprinter  

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December 2

  • 1738
    Richard Montgomery, Irish-American general (d. 1775)
  • 1924
    Alexander Haig, American general and politician, 59th United States Secretary of State (d. 2010)  
  • 1934
    Tarcisio Bertone, Italian cardinal  
  • 1946
    David Macaulay, English-American author and illustrator  
  • 1959
    Kelefa Diallo, Guinean general (d. 2013)  

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December 3

  • 1872
    William Haselden, English cartoonist (d. 1953)
  • 1922
    Eli Mandel, Canadian poet, critic, and academic (d. 1992)  
  • 1947
    Patricia Krenwinkel, American murderer  
  • 1965
    Andrew Stanton, American voice actor, director, producer, screenwriter  
  • 1982
    Lewis Marnell, Australian skateboarder (d. 2013)  

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December 4

  • 1949
    A. Scott Berg, American journalist and author  
  • 1956
    Nia Griffith, Irish-Welsh educator and politician  
  • 1973
    Frank Boeijen, Dutch keyboard player (The Gathering)  
  • 1973
    Kate Rusby, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Poozies)  
  • 1992
    Guan Xueting, Chinese ice dancer  

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December 5

  • 1917
    Wenche Foss, Norwegian actress (d. 2011)  
  • 1946
    José Carreras, Spanish tenor and actor  
  • 1970
    Kevin Haller, Canadian ice hockey player  
  • 1979
    Nick Stahl, American actor and producer  
  • 1980
    Ibrahim Maalouf, Lebanese-French trumpet player and composer  

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December 6

  • 1752
    Gabriel Duvall, American jurist and politician (d. 1844)
  • 1930
    Daniel Lisulo, Zambian politician, 3rd Prime Minister of Zambia (d. 2000)  
  • 1932
    Kamleshwar, Indian author, screenwriter, and critic (d. 2007)  
  • 1950
    Helen Liddell, Baroness Liddell of Coatdyke, Scottish journalist and politician, Secretary of State for Scotland  
  • 1967
    Lucia Rijker, Dutch boxer and actress  

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December 7

  • 1873
    Willa Cather, American author and poet (d. 1947)
  • 1927
    Jack S. Blanton, American businessman and philanthropist (d. 2013)  
  • 1973
    Charles Carl Roberts, American murderer (d. 2006)  
  • 1978
    Mr. Porter, American rapper and producer (D12)  
  • 1988
    Emily Browning, Australian actress and singer  

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December 8

  • 1818
    Charles III, Prince of Monaco (d. 1889)
  • 1919
    Kateryna Yushchenko, Ukrainian computer scientist (d. 2001)  
  • 1956
    Andrius Kubilius, Lithuanian academic and politician, 9th Prime Minister of Lithuania  
  • 1959
    Stephen Jefferies, South African cricketer and coach  
  • 1993
    Jordan Obita, English footballer  

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December 9

  • 1900
    Albert Weisbord, American activist, founded the Communist League of Struggle (d. 1977)
  • 1905
    Dalton Trumbo, American author and screenwriter (d. 1976)  
  • 1914
    Max Manus, Norwegian lieutenant (d. 1996)  
  • 1932
    Billy Edd Wheeler, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and playwright  
  • 1991
    Prince Joachim of Belgium, Archduke of Austria-Este  

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December 10

  • 1886
    Victor McLaglen, English-American boxer and actor (d. 1959)
  • 1947
    Douglas Kenney, American actor and screenwriter (d. 1980)  
  • 1959
    Kevin Ash, English journalist and author (d. 2013)  
  • 1971
    Carla Sacramento, Portuguese runner  
  • 1985
    Scarlett Bowman, English actress  

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December 11

  • 1875
    Yehuda Leib Maimon, Moldovan-Israeli rabbi and politician (d. 1962)
  • 1921
    Ilmar Laaban, Estonian poet and publicist (d. 2000)  
  • 1931
    Ronald Dworkin, American philosopher and scholar (d. 2013)  
  • 1958
    Isabella Hofmann, American actress  
  • 1974
    Gete Wami, Ethiopian runner  

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December 12

  • 1870
    Walter Benona Sharp, American businessman, co-founded Hughes Tool Company (d. 1912)
  • 1935
    John Wise, Canadian farmer and politician, 23rd Minister of Agriculture (d. 2013)  
  • 1947
    Wings Hauser, American actor, director, and screenwriter  
  • 1953
    Martin Ferguson, Australian politician  
  • 1961
    Andrey Perlov, Russian race walker  

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December 13

  • 1906
    Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark (d. 1968)  
  • 1910
    Sol Saks, American actor, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2011)  
  • 1950
    Linda Bellos, English businesswoman and politician  
  • 1965
    Marko Mäetamm, Estonian illustrator  
  • 1976
    Josh Fogg, American baseball player  

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December 14

  • 1607
    János Kemény, Hungarian prince (d. 1662)
  • 1946
    Oral Çalışlar, Turkish journalist and author  
  • 1948
    Dee Wallace, American actress  
  • 1980
    Didier Zokora, Ivorian footballer  
  • 1986
    Jang Jae-ho, South Korean gamer  

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December 15

  • 1832
    Gustave Eiffel, French engineer and architect, co-designed the Eiffel Tower (d. 1923)
  • 1920
    Kurt Schaffenberger, German-American sergeant and illustrator (d. 2002)  
  • 1928
    Ida Haendel, Polish-English violinist and educator  
  • 1971
    Necati Şaşmaz, Turkish actor  
  • 1978
    Jerome McDougle, American football player  

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December 16

  • 1717
    Elizabeth Carter, English poet and scholar (d. 1806)
  • 1937
    Edward Ruscha, American artist  
  • 1975
    Valentin Bădoi, Romanian footballer and manager  
  • 1985
    James Nash, English racing driver  
  • 1986
    Candice Crawford, American model and journalist, Miss Missouri USA 2008  

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December 17

  • 1903
    Erskine Caldwell, American author (d. 1987)  
  • 1961
    Marek Kaleta, Estonian javelin thrower  
  • 1965
    Craig Berube, Canadian ice hockey player and coach  
  • 1979
    Matt Murley, American ice hockey player  
  • 1988
    Kris Joseph, Canadian basketball player  

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December 18

  • 1873
    Francis Burton Harrison, American general and politician, 6th Governor-General of the Philippines (d. 1957)
  • 1879
    Paul Klee, Swiss-German painter and educator (d. 1940)
  • 1929
    Józef Glemp, Polish cardinal (d. 2013)  
  • 1970
    Jonathan Yeo, English painter  
  • 1986
    Usman Khawaja, Australian cricketer  

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December 19

  • 1925
    Tankred Dorst, German playwright and author  
  • 1964
    Arvydas Sabonis, Lithuanian basketball player  
  • 1973
    Takashi Sorimachi, Japanese actor and singer  
  • 1983
    Laura Pomeroy, Canadian swimmer  
  • 1985
    Lady Sovereign, English rapper  

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December 20

  • 1898
    Irene Dunne, American actress and singer (d. 1990)
  • 1941
    Tommy Cole, American actor, singer, and makeup artist  
  • 1947
    Bo Ryan, American basketball player and coach  
  • 1975
    Jaydy Michel, Mexican model and actress  
  • 1986
    Benjamin Brierley, English-German rugby player  

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December 21

  • 1921
    Alicia Alonso, Cuban ballerina and choreographer, founded the Cuban National Ballet  
  • 1942
    Anthony Summers, Irish journalist and author  
  • 1947
    Paco de Lucía, Spanish guitarist, songwriter, and producer (Paco de Lucía Sextet) (d. 2014)  
  • 1979
    Steve Montador, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2015)  
  • 1987
    Denis Alekseyev, Russian sprinter  

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December 22

  • 1696
    James Oglethorpe, English general and politician, 1st Colonial Governor of Georgia (d. 1785)
  • 1908
    Giacomo Manzù, Italian sculptor and academic (d. 1991)  
  • 1975
    Marcin Mięciel, Polish footballer  
  • 1983
    Viola Kibiwot, Kenyan runner  
  • 1998
    G. Hannelius, American actress and singer  

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December 23

  • 1621
    Heneage Finch, 1st Earl of Nottingham, English politician, Lord Chancellor of England (d. 1682)
  • 1921
    Guy Beaulne, Canadian actor and director (d. 2001)  
  • 1950
    Ilchi Lee, South Korean author and educator  
  • 1977
    Jari Mäenpää, Finnish singer-songwriter and guitarist (Wintersun, Ensiferum, and Arthemesia)  
  • 1981
    Beth, Spanish singer and actress  

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December 24

  • 1875
    Émile Wegelin, French rower (d. 1962)
  • 1903
    Ernst Krenkel, Polish-Russian geographer and explorer (d. 1971)  
  • 1924
    Mohammed Rafi, Indian actor and singer (d. 1980)  
  • 1942
    Đoàn Viết Hoạt, Vietnamese journalist, educator, and activist  
  • 1969
    Mariko Shiga, Japanese voice actress (d. 1989)  

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December 25

  • 1908
    Ernest L. Massad, American general (d. 1993)  
  • 1941
    Kenneth Calman, Scottish physician and academic  
  • 1942
    Enrique Morente, Spanish singer-songwriter (d. 2010)  
  • 1980
    Laura Sadler, English actress (d. 2003)  
  • 1980
    Reika Hashimoto, Japanese model and actress  

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December 26

  • 1723
    Friedrich Melchior, Baron von Grimm, German-French author and playwright (d. 1807)
  • 1926
    Earle Brown, American composer (d. 2002)  
  • 1963
    Lars Ulrich, Danish-American drummer, songwriter, and producer (Metallica)  
  • 1972
    Shane Meadows, English actor, director, and producer  
  • 1980
    Todd Dunivant, American soccer player  

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December 27

  • 1803
    François-Marie-Thomas Chevalier de Lorimier, Canadian activist (d. 1839)
  • 1920
    Bruce Hobbs, American jockey and trainer (d. 2005)  
  • 1957
    Dane Witherspoon, American actor (d. 2014)  
  • 1966
    Marianne Elliott, English director and producer  
  • 1978
    Deuce McAllister, American football player  

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December 28

  • 1522
    Margaret of Parma (d. 1583)
  • 1926
    Donald Carr, German-English cricketer and referee  
  • 1940
    Don Francisco, Chilean-American television host  
  • 1981
    Mika Väyrynen, Finnish footballer  
  • 1990
    Bastiaan Lijesen, Dutch swimmer  

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December 29

  • 1936
    Mary Tyler Moore, American actress and singer  
  • 1947
    Richard Crandall, American physicist and computer scientist (d. 2012)  
  • 1953
    Kate Schmidt, American javelin thrower and coach  
  • 1959
    Patricia Clarkson, American actress  
  • 1961
    Jim Reid, Scottish singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Jesus and Mary Chain and Freeheat)  

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December 30

  • 1938
    Gennaro Langella, American mob boss (d. 2013)  
  • 1964
    Almir Kayumov, Russian footballer and referee (d. 2013)  
  • 1969
    Emmanuel Clérico, French race car driver  
  • 1981
    Michael Rodríguez, Costa Rican footballer  
  • 1989
    Ryan Sheckler, American skateboarder and actor  

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December 31

  • 695
    Muhammad bin Qasim, Syrian general (d. 715)
  • 1741
    Princess Isabella of Parma (d. 1763)
  • 1929
    Mies Bouwman, Dutch television host  
  • 1949
    Susan Shwartz, American author  
  • 1962
    Tyrone Corbin, American basketball player and coach  

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