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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.

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October 1

  • 1730
    Richard Stockton, American lawyer, jurist, and politician (d. 1781)
  • 1932
    Albert Collins, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1993)  
  • 1973
    Jana Henke, German swimmer  
  • 1974
    Nick Graham, Australian rugby player  
  • 1980
    Phoemela Baranda, Filipino model and actress  

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October 2

  • 1852
    William Ramsay, Scottish-English chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1916)
  • 1955
    Nancy Rothwell, English physiologist and academic  
  • 1968
    Kelly Willis, American singer-songwriter and guitarist  
  • 1973
    Efren Ramirez, American actor and producer  
  • 1976
    Anita Kulcsár, Hungarian handball player (d. 2005)  

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October 3

  • 1858
    Eleonora Duse, Italian-American actress (d. 1924)
  • 1939
    Bob Armstrong, American wrestler and trainer  
  • 1970
    Sara Zarr, American author  
  • 1973
    Keiko Agena, American actress  
  • 1981
    Matt Sparrow, English footballer  

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October 4

  • 1836
    Juliette Adam, French author (d. 1936)
  • 1881
    Walther von Brauchitsch, German field marshal (d. 1948)
  • 1938
    Norman D. Wilson, American actor and screenwriter (d. 2004)  
  • 1943
    Dietmar Mürdter, German footballer  
  • 1979
    Björn Phau, German tennis player  

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October 5

  • 1934
    Kenneth D. Taylor, Canadian businessman and diplomat  
  • 1941
    Roy Book Binder, American singer-songwriter and guitarist  
  • 1958
    Neil Peart, Australian footballer  
  • 1963
    Nick Robinson, English journalist and blogger  
  • 1978
    Mark Gower, English footballer  

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October 6

  • 1897
    Florence B. Seibert, American biochemist and academic (d. 1991)
  • 1954
    Bill Buford, American author and journalist  
  • 1971
    Takis Gonias, Greek footballer and manager  
  • 1973
    Ioan Gruffudd, Welsh actor  
  • 1982
    MC Lars, American rapper and producer  

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October 7

  • 1748
    Charles XIII of Sweden (d. 1818)
  • 1841
    Nicholas I of Montenegro (d. 1921)
  • 1926
    Diana Lynn, American actress and singer (d. 1971)  
  • 1943
    Oliver North, American colonel, journalist, and author  
  • 1948
    Diane Ackerman, American poet, author, and academic  

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October 8

  • 1924
    John Nelder, English mathematician and statistician (d. 2010)  
  • 1932
    Ray Reardon, Welsh snooker player and police officer  
  • 1959
    Carlos I. Noriega, Peruvian-American colonel and astronaut  
  • 1974
    Fredrik Modin, Swedish ice hockey player  
  • 1979
    Paul Burchill, English wrestler  

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October 9

  • 1328
    Peter I of Cyprus (d. 1369)
  • 1873
    Charles Rudolph Walgreen, American pharmacist and businessman, founded Walgreens (d. 1939)
  • 1908
    Harry Hooton, Australian poet and critic (d. 1961)  
  • 1966
    Christopher Östlund, Swedish publisher, founded ''Plaza Magazine''  
  • 1993
    Sarah Lahbati, Swiss-Filipino actress and singer  

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October 10

  • 1966
    Tony Adams, English footballer and manager  
  • 1974
    Dale Earnhardt, Jr., American race car driver and actor  
  • 1982
    Yasser Al-Qahtani, Saudi Arabian footballer  
  • 1988
    Shaun Fensom, Australian rugby player  
  • 1993
    Jayden Stockley, English footballer  

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October 11

  • 1786
    Stevenson Archer, American judge and politician (d. 1848)
  • 1896
    Roman Jakobson, Russian–American linguist and theorist (d. 1982)
  • 1913
    Joe Simon, American author and illustrator (d. 2011)  
  • 1954
    Atsuko Takahata, Japanese actress  
  • 1960
    Randy Breuer, American basketball player  

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October 12

  • 1896
    Eugenio Montale, Italian poet and translator, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1981)
  • 1934
    James "Sugar Boy" Crawford, American singer-songwriter and pianist (d. 2012)  
  • 1962
    Chris Botti, American trumpet player and composer  
  • 1968
    Bill Auberlen, American race car driver  
  • 1990
    Henri Lansbury, English footballer  

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October 13

  • 1825
    Charles Frederick Worth, English fashion designer, founded House of Worth (d. 1895)
  • 1942
    Bob Bailey, American baseball player and manager  
  • 1946
    Demond Wilson, American actor and pastor  
  • 1948
    John Ford Coley, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (England Dan & John Ford Coley)  
  • 1962
    T'Keyah Crystal Keymáh, American actress and author  

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October 14

  • 1872
    Reginald Doherty, English tennis player (d. 1910)
  • 1959
    A. J. Pero, American drummer (Twisted Sister and Adrenaline Mob) (d. 2015)  
  • 1974
    Samuel José da Silva Vieira, Brazilian footballer  
  • 1980
    Scott Kooistra, American football player  
  • 1985
    Miyuki Maeda, Japanese badminton player  

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October 15

  • 1836
    James Tissot, French painter and illustrator (d. 1902)
  • 1910
    Edwin O. Reischauer, Japanese-American scholar and diplomat, United States Ambassador to Japan (d. 1990)  
  • 1926
    Ed McBain, American author and screenwriter (d. 2005)  
  • 1954
    Julia Yeomans, English physicist and academic  
  • 1977
    Masato Kawabata, Japanese race car driver  

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October 16

  • 1840
    Kuroda Kiyotaka, Japanese general and politician, 2nd Prime Minister of Japan (d. 1900)
  • 1930
    Carmen Sevilla, Spanish actress and singer  
  • 1945
    Paul Monette, American author and poet (d. 1995)  
  • 1956
    Meg Rosoff, American-English author  
  • 1969
    Takao Omori, Japanese wrestler  

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October 17

  • 1817
    Syed Ahmad Khan, Indian philosopher and scholar (d. 1898)
  • 1853
    Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia (d. 1920)
  • 1912
    Jack Owens, American singer-songwriter and pianist (d. 1982)  
  • 1921
    Maria Gorokhovskaya, Russian-Israeli gymnast (d. 2001)  
  • 1959
    Ron Drummond, American author and scholar  

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October 18

  • 1872
    Mikhail Kuzmin, Russian poet and author (d. 1936)
  • 1921
    Beatrice Helen Worsley, Mexican-Canadian computer scientist and academic (d. 1972)  
  • 1973
    Rachel Nichols, American journalist and sportscaster  
  • 1975
    Baby Bash, American rapper  
  • 1976
    Zhou Xun, Chinese actress and singer  

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October 19

  • 1945
    Martin Welz, South African journalist  
  • 1954
    Joe Bryant, American basketball player and coach  
  • 1960
    Jennifer Holliday, American actress and singer  
  • 1976
    Hiroshi Sakai, Japanese footballer  
  • 1987
    Fumino Kimura, Japanese actress  

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October 20

  • 1475
    Giovanni di Bernardo Rucellai Italian poet and playwright (d. 1525)
  • 1925
    Roger Hanin, Algerian-French actor, director, and screenwriter (d. 2015)  
  • 1954
    Steve Orich, American composer and conductor  
  • 1983
    Flavio Cipolla, Italian tennis player  
  • 1992
    Ksenia Semyonova, Russian gymnast  

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October 21

  • 1933
    Maureen Duffy, English author, poet, and playwright  
  • 1940
    Geoffrey Boycott, English cricketer and sportscaster  
  • 1941
    Steve Cropper, American guitarist, songwriter, producer, and actor (Booker T. & the M.G.'s, The Mar-Keys, and The Blues Brothers)  
  • 1942
    John Stevens, Baron Stevens of Kirkwhelpington, English police officer and academic  
  • 1953
    Marc Johnson, American bassist, composer, and bandleader  

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October 22

  • 1937
    Manos Loïzos, Egyptian-Greek composer (d. 1982)  
  • 1945
    Michael Stoute, Barbadian-English horse trainer  
  • 1952
    Julie Dash, American director, producer, and screenwriter  
  • 1978
    Owais Shah, Pakistani-English cricketer  
  • 1981
    Michael Fishman, American actor and producer  

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October 23

  • 1634
    Hedwig Eleonora of Holstein-Gottorp (d. 1715)
  • 1932
    Vasily Belov, Russian poet and playwright (d. 2012)  
  • 1945
    Maggi Hambling, English sculptor and painter  
  • 1979
    Simon Davies, Welsh footballer  
  • 1989
    Viktor Agardius, Swedish footballer  

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October 24

  • 1933
    Ronald Kray, English gangster (d. 1995)  
  • 1949
    Stan White, American football player and sportscaster  
  • 1952
    Francesco Camaldo, Italian priest  
  • 1962
    Dave Blaney, American race car driver  
  • 1976
    Petar Stoychev, Bulgarian swimmer  

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October 25

  • 1875
    Carolyn Sherwin Bailey, American author and educator (d. 1961)
  • 1944
    Azizan Abdul Razak, Malaysian politician, 10th Menteri Besar of Kedah (d. 2013)  
  • 1944
    Ron Coote, Australian rugby player and businessman  
  • 1949
    Réjean Houle, Canadian ice hockey player and manager  
  • 1985
    Ayahi Takagaki, Japanese voice actress and singer  

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October 26

  • 1416
    Edmund Grey, 1st Earl of Kent, English politician, Lord High Treasurer (d. 1490)
  • 1874
    Abby Aldrich Rockefeller, American philanthropist, founded the Museum of Modern Art (d. 1948)
  • 1940
    John Horgan, Irish academic and politician  
  • 1965
    Aaron Kwok, Hong Kong singer, dancer, and actor  
  • 1986
    Marco Ruben, Argentinian footballer  

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October 27

  • 1894
    Fritz Sauckel, German sailor and politician (d. 1946)
  • 1957
    Peter Marc Jacobson, American writer, producer, director and actor  
  • 1970
    Ruslana Taran, Ukrainian sailor  
  • 1983
    Martín Prado, Venezuelan baseball player  
  • 1988
    Illimar Pärn, Etonian ski jumper  

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October 28

  • 1891
    Ormer Locklear, American pilot and actor (d. 1920)
  • 1931
    Harold Battiste, American saxophonist, pianist, and composer (d. 2015)  
  • 1977
    Olga Vassiljeva, Estonian figure skater  
  • 1987
    Frank Ocean, American singer-songwriter (Odd Future)  
  • 1988
    Edd Gould, English voice actor and animator, founded Eddsworld (d. 2012)  

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October 29

  • 1740
    James Boswell, Scottish biographer (d. 1795)
  • 1832
    Narcisa de Jesús, Ecuadorian saint (d. 1869)
  • 1930
    Bertha Brouwer, Dutch sprinter (d. 2006)  
  • 1941
    Paul Tyler, Baron Tyler, English politician  
  • 1984
    Eric Staal, Canadian ice hockey player  

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October 30

  • 1624
    Paul Pellisson, French historian and author (d. 1693)
  • 1958
    Stefan Dennis, Australian actor and singer  
  • 1980
    Jon Foo, English actor and martial artist  
  • 1980
    Rich Alvarez, Filipino-Japanese basketball player  
  • 1993
    Marcus Mariota, American football player  

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October 31

  • 1835
    Adolf von Baeyer, German chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1917)
  • 1952
    Bernard Edwards, American bass player and producer (Chic and The Power Station) (d. 1996)  
  • 1953
    Lynda Goodfriend, American actress  
  • 1963
    Sanjeev Bhaskar, English comedian and actor  
  • 1976
    Koji Yamamoto, Japanese actor and singer  

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