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The following 6,945 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.

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December 1

  • 1922
    Vsevolod Bobrov, Russian ice hockey player, footballer, and manager (d. 1979)  
  • 1938
    Sandy Nelson, American drummer  
  • 1961
    Jeremy Northam, English actor and singer  
  • 1971
    Christian Pescatori, Italian race car driver  
  • 1987
    Vance Joy, Australian singer-songwriter  

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December 2

  • 1694
    William Shirley, English lawyer and politician, Governor of the Province of Massachusetts Bay (d. 1771)
  • 1909
    Walenty Kłyszejko, Estonian–Polish basketball player and coach (d. 1987)  
  • 1947
    Andy Rouse, English race car driver  
  • 1987
    Mari-Leen, Estonian singer  
  • 1988
    Stephen McGinn, Scottish footballer  

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December 3

  • 1947
    Patricia Krenwinkel, American murderer  
  • 1955
    Steven Culp, American actor  
  • 1971
    Ola Rapace, Swedish actor  
  • 1979
    Daniel Bedingfield, New Zealand-English singer-songwriter  
  • 1993
    Kyle Jean-Baptiste, American actor and singer (d. 2015)  

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December 4

  • 1940
    Gerd Achterberg, German footballer and manager  
  • 1950
    Bjørn Kjellemyr, Norwegian bassist  
  • 1956
    Nia Griffith, Irish-Welsh educator and politician  
  • 1973
    Frank Boeijen, Dutch keyboard player (The Gathering)  
  • 1992
    Jean-Claude Iranzi, Rwandan footballer  

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December 5

  • 1820
    Afanasy Fet, Russian poet and author (d. 1892)
  • 1927
    Bhumibol Adulyadej, Thai king  
  • 1946
    Andy Kim, Canadian singer-songwriter  
  • 1947
    Jim Messina, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Buffalo Springfield, Loggins and Messina, and Poco)  
  • 1963
    Alberto Nisman, Argentinian lawyer (d. 2015)  

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December 6

  • 1721
    James Elphinston, Scottish philologist and educator (d. 1809)
  • 1928
    Bobby Van, American actor and singer (d. 1980)  
  • 1971
    Naozumi Takahashi, Japanese singer and voice actor  
  • 1972
    Heather Mizeur, American politician  
  • 1972
    Mónica Santa María, Peruvian model and television host (d. 1994)  

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December 7

  • 1801
    Johann Nestroy, Austrian actor and playwright (d. 1862)
  • 1894
    Freddie Adkins, English author and illustrator (d. 1986)
  • 1926
    William John McNaughton, American priest, 1st Bishop of Incheon  
  • 1979
    Sara Bareilles, American singer-songwriter, pianist, and actress  
  • 1990
    Urszula Radwańska, Polish tennis player  

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December 8

  • 1911
    Lee J. Cobb, American actor (d. 1976)  
  • 1913
    Delmore Schwartz, American poet and author (d. 1966)  
  • 1947
    Margaret Geller, American astrophysicist  
  • 1947
    Thomas Cech, American chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate  
  • 1964
    James Blundell, Australian singer-songwriter and guitarist  

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December 9

  • 1890
    Laura Salverson, Canadian author (d. 1970)
  • 1944
    Neil Innes, English singer-songwriter and actor (Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band and The Rutles)  
  • 1946
    Nicholas Reade, English bishop  
  • 1953
    Cornelis de Bondt, Dutch composer and educator  
  • 1960
    Juan Samuel, Dominican-American baseball player and manager  

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December 10

  • 1713
    Johann Nicolaus Mempel, German cantor and organist (d. 1747)
  • 1880
    Fred Immler, German actor (d. 1965)
  • 1941
    Fionnula Flanagan, Irish actress and producer  
  • 1945
    George Amon Webster, American singer and pianist (Cathedral Quartet) (d. 2013)  
  • 1964
    Bobby Flay, American chef and author  

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December 11

  • 1858
    Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko, Russian director, producer, and playwright (d. 1943)
  • 1936
    Taku Yamasaki, Japanese politician  
  • 1948
    Stamatis Spanoudakis, Greek guitarist and composer  
  • 1963
    Mario Been, Dutch footballer and manager  
  • 1988
    Tim Southee, New Zealand cricketer  

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December 12

  • 1919
    Dan DeCarlo, American soldier and illustrator (d. 2001)  
  • 1947
    Hülya Koçyiğit, Turkish actress  
  • 1953
    Martin Ferguson, Australian politician  
  • 1970
    Mädchen Amick, American actress  
  • 1973
    Walter Otta, Argentinian footballer  

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December 13

  • 1941
    John Davidson, American actor and game show host  
  • 1955
    Joseph Mahmoud, Moroccan-French runner  
  • 1965
    Marko Mäetamm, Estonian illustrator  
  • 1973
    Christie Clark, American actress  
  • 1975
    Kostas Kiassos, Greek footballer  

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December 14

  • 1909
    Edward Lawrie Tatum, American geneticist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1975)  
  • 1963
    Vytautas Juozapaitis, Lithuanian actor and singer  
  • 1969
    Archie Kao, American actor  
  • 1985
    Paul Rabil, American lacrosse player  
  • 1988
    Vanessa Hudgens, American actress and singer  

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December 15

  • 1909
    Sattar Bahlulzade, Azerbaijani-Russian painter (d. 1974)  
  • 1946
    Art Howe, American baseball player and manager  
  • 1972
    Rodney Harrison, American football player and sportscaster  
  • 1981
    Michelle Dockery, English actress and singer  
  • 1986
    Snejana Onopka, Ukrainian model  

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December 16

  • 1776
    Johann Wilhelm Ritter, German chemist, physicist, and philosopher (d. 1810)
  • 1946
    Trevor Pinnock, English harpsichord player and conductor  
  • 1962
    Maruschka Detmers, Dutch-French actress  
  • 1983
    Danielle O'Hara, English model and actress, Miss Great Britain 2006  
  • 1989
    Mirei Kiritani, Japanese actress, model, and news anchor  

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December 17

  • 1916
    Penelope Fitzgerald, English author and poet (d. 2000)  
  • 1956
    Peter Farrelly, American director, producer, and screenwriter  
  • 1974
    Giovanni Ribisi, American actor  
  • 1988
    Rin Takanashi, Japanese actress  
  • 1998
    Martin Ødegaard, Norwegian footballer  

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December 18

  • 1897
    Fletcher Henderson, American pianist and composer (d. 1952)
  • 1933
    Lonnie Brooks, American singer and guitarist  
  • 1944
    Crispian Steele-Perkins, English trumpet player and educator  
  • 1967
    Toine van Peperstraten, Dutch journalist  
  • 1992
    Bridgit Mendler, American singer-songwriter, producer, and actress  

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December 19

  • 1965
    Chito Martínez, Belizean-American baseball player  
  • 1969
    Kristy Swanson, American actress  
  • 1974
    Eduard Ivakdalam, Indonesian footballer  
  • 1985
    Neil Kilkenny, English-Australian footballer  
  • 1986
    Zuzana Hejnová, Czech hurdler  

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December 20

  • 1931
    Ike Skelton, American lawyer and politician (d. 2013)  
  • 1933
    Rik Van Looy, Belgian cyclist  
  • 1955
    Binali Yıldırım, Turkish politician  
  • 1969
    Bobby Phills, American basketball player (d. 2000)  
  • 1980
    Martín Demichelis, Argentinian footballer  

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December 21

  • 1401
    Masaccio, Italian painter (d. 1428)
  • 1820
    William H. Osborn, American businessman (d. 1894)
  • 1937
    Jane Fonda, American actress, producer, and activist  
  • 1979
    Kristjan Sarv, Estonian actor  
  • 1982
    Primo, Puerto Rican and Canadian wrestler  

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December 22

  • 244
    Diocletian, Roman emperor (d. 311)
  • 1934
    David Pearson, American race car driver  
  • 1977
    Steve Kariya, Canadian ice hockey player and coach  
  • 1986
    Dennis Armfield, Australian footballer  
  • 1990
    Jean-Baptiste Maunier, French actor and singer  

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December 23

  • 1925
    Duncan Hallas, English author and politician (d. 2002)  
  • 1940
    Robert Labine, Canadian politician  
  • 1969
    Greg Biffle, American race car driver  
  • 1969
    Martha Byrne, American actress, singer, producer, and screenwriter  
  • 1987
    Owen Franks, New Zealand rugby player  

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December 24

  • 1822
    Matthew Arnold, English poet and critic (d. 1888)
  • 1955
    Scott Fischer, American mountaineer and guide (d. 1996)  
  • 1968
    Choi Jin-sil, South Korean actress (d. 2008)  
  • 1970
    Adam Haslett, American author  
  • 1982
    Masaki Aiba, Japanese singer, dancer, and actor (Arashi)  

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December 25

  • 1711
    Jean-Joseph de Mondonville, French violinist and composer (d. 1772)
  • 1929
    Chris Kenner, American singer-songwriter (d. 1976)  
  • 1958
    Hanford Dixon, American football player, coach, and sportscaster  
  • 1984
    Lisa Origliasso, Australian singer-songwriter and actress (The Veronicas)  
  • 1985
    Perdita Weeks, Welsh actress  

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December 26

  • 1194
    Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor (d. 1250)
  • 1867
    Phan Bội Châu, Vietnamese activist (d. 1940)
  • 1918
    Georgios Rallis, Greek lieutenant and politician, 173rd Prime Minister of Greece (d. 2006)  
  • 1927
    Alan King, American actor, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2004)  
  • 1977
    Sofia Bekatorou, Greek sailor  

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December 27

  • 1939
    John Amos, American actor and producer  
  • 1950
    Doug Stone, Canadian voice actor and singer  
  • 1952
    Karla Bonoff, American singer-songwriter (Bryndle)  
  • 1965
    Chris Mainwaring, Australian footballer and journalist (d. 2007)  
  • 1976
    Tim Roberts, American wrestler (d. 2015)  

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December 28

  • 1522
    Margaret of Parma (d. 1583)
  • 1763
    John Molson, English-Canadian brewer, founded the Molson Brewery (d. 1836)
  • 1938
    Dick Sudhalter, American trumpet player, scholar, and critic (d. 2008)  
  • 1972
    Supakorn Kitsuwon, Thai actor  
  • 1973
    Alex Dimitriades, Australian actor  

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December 29

  • 1808
    Andrew Johnson, American general and politician, 17th President of the United States (d. 1875)
  • 1927
    Andy Stanfield, American sprinter (d. 1985)  
  • 1933
    Samuel Brittan, English journalist and author  
  • 1953
    Alan Rusbridger, Zambian-English journalist and academic  
  • 1971
    Um Sang-hyun, South Korean voice actor  

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December 30

  • 1899
    Helge Ingstad, Norwegian explorer, lawyer, and politician, 2nd Governor of Svalbard (d. 2001)
  • 1930
    Roy Yorke Calne, English surgeon and academic  
  • 1939
    Glenda Adams, Australian author and academic (d. 2007)  
  • 1944
    William J. Fallon, American admiral  
  • 1982
    Kristin Kreuk, Canadian actress and producer  

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December 31

  • 1885
    Princess Victoria Adelaide of Schleswig-Holstein (d. 1970)
  • 1941
    Sarah Miles, English actress  
  • 1963
    Scott Ian, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Anthrax, Stormtroopers of Death, The Damned Things, and Damnocracy)  
  • 1979
    Paul O'Neill, English race car driver  
  • 1980
    Carsten Schlangen, German runner  

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