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List of celebrities and famous people who were born on May 12th

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2009 - 2000

Famous birthdays on May 12th for the celebrities who were born in the years 2009 - 2000

  • American child from a prominent family, a daughter Donald Trump, Jr., an American businessman and model Vanessa Haydon. She is the granddaughter of Donald Trump, a tycoon.


1999 - 1990

Famous birthdays on May 12th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1999 - 1990


1989 - 1980

Famous birthdays on May 12th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1989 - 1980


1979 - 1970

Famous birthdays on May 12th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1979 - 1970

  • Jason Biggs

    He was an American actor who first appeared in national commercials at age 5. He was 13 when he won a role on "DrexellaEUR(tm),s Class", a sitcom that lasted one season. Jason also made his Broadway debut in "Conversations With My Father" that year. This play earned him a part on the soap "As the World turns," 1996, for which …

  • Malin Akerman

    Swedish-Canadian model and actress

  • Aaron Abrams
  • Canadian singer

  • American baseball player

  • New Zealand's legendary Rugby Union Player has been endorsed by US products. He was the son of poor Tongan parents and became a multi-millionaire young man through his skills on the field. He won the World Cup in 1995 and 1999. He was 21 years old and had a bright future. In 1996, he was diagnosed as having Nephrotic syndrome. …

  • Running back (Saint Louis Rams).

  • Jamie Luner

    American actress, who rose to fame on the ABC sitcom Just the Ten of Us. She is probably best known for her role on Melrose Place as Lexi Sterling. She was born in a Jewish home and has an older brother.

  • California, USA; actress Cindy - Just the 10 of Us

  • American professional wrestler

  • American homicide victim, who was shot nine times, died two days later, at 7:34 AM, after surgery. Brian, an average-looking Anglo male, was walking through the South Boston housing development's courtyard when he was attacked. After returning from a drink at a pub, he was walking back to his apartment with his mother. The family lost seven children, including their …

  • Norwegian singer (Dadafon KrA,yt Kvitretten)


1969 - 1960

Famous birthdays on May 12th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1969 - 1960

  • American skateboarder

  • Catherine Tate

    English actor, comedian, and writer

  • Illinois, USA; pitcher (New York Mets).

  • American baseball player for the St. Louis Cardinals. He was selected in the ninth round of the free-agent draft on 6/01/1988. Clark is a husky pitcher, 6aEUR(tm), 5" and 245 lbs. He also throws and bats well. From 4/12/1991 to 5/08/1991, he was on the Arkansas disable list. The Cardinals traded him to the Cleveland Indians on 3/3/1993. He was …

  • Stephen Baldwin

    American actor

  • American-Brazilian singer-songwriter

  • New South Wales, Australasia golfer

  • American impresario, a rock promoter. Helliwell, along with two other victims, were murdered in an apartment located above the Carnegie Deli in New York City. It was believed that it was a burglary gone sour. The triple murder was committed by Andre S. Smith (30-year-old ex-convict who is currently on parole). Smith's accomplice was Sean Salley, 19, who had a …

  • California, USA; American badminton players (Olympics-1992).

  • American homicide victim, taken by Paul Dunn (her estranged husband, and the father of her baby), 8/15/1986. She was shot and stabbed multiple times, and she was taken to Lexington, MA, where she was buried.


1959 - 1950

Famous birthdays on May 12th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1959 - 1950

  • Belgian pro-astrologer. Author of "The Graphic Ephemeris 2040-2048", 1998. Also, 2001. Annual aEURoeRainbow EphemerisaEUR since 2013. Baronne Astrid Valentine Josephe Fallon Yeardley is her full name.

  • Politician

  • Whitaker, second baseman (Detroit Tigers).

  • American baseball player

  • Canadian singer; Nepotism Records. Melleny, now Mellee Fresh, reemerged in 2006 and was featured on "Cocktail Queen", and "After Hours." Nelvana Studios has used her singing voice for animated films.

  • American basketball player. He played for the Washington Bullets starting in 1975aEUR-1983 and the Milwaukee Bucks starting in 1983aEUR1985.

  • Historian

  • Celebrity

  • Jamaican-British musician. He was the former lead guitarist and vocalist of the rock band "Lynx", which released six albums since 1981. He is slim and black and studied astrology from 1975 to 1988. In 1988, he added psychology to his studies.

  • German footballer

  • Belgian equestrian, who competed in the Atlanta Olympics 1996. He placed 69th in individual jump and 13th team jump. In 1976, he won the Bronze Medal for Team riding at the Montreal Olympics.

  • American basketball Head Coach, Supersonics.

  • Sweden -- 200m / 400m swimmer (1972 Olympics - Gold Medalist)

  • Gabriel Byrne

    Irish actor, film director and producer, film writer, cultural ambassador, and audiobook narrator.

  • Bruce Boxleitner

    Tall and handsome American actor. He is best known for his role in the TV series Scarecrow and Mrs. King, 1983. After high school, he began acting and was known for his friendly demeanour and good looks. He got his start in small roles thanks to his charm and good looks. He moved to Los Angeles in 1972, where he …

  • Helena Kennedy

    Scottish writer, broadcaster and barrister. Kennedy was a part of the TV dramas "The Heart of the Matter" (with some episodes based on her legal experience) and "Blind Justice." Her legal career began in 1991 with a few notable cases, including representation for Myra Hindley and the Guildford Four.

  • American broadcaster. He was a former Channel 3 weatherman (1978-1984) and CBS Morning News anchor (1984-1986). He was recently made a host for a talk-show.

1949 - 1940

Famous birthdays on May 12th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1949 - 1940

  • British singer, composer, and producer. Winwood, who was 15 years old when he left Spencer Davis Group to become a professional, formed Traffic in April 1967. This led to Blind Faith in 1969 with Eric Clapton. In 1972, he was struck with a serious illness that caused him to take a break. He returned in December 1974 and took another …

  • Lindsay Crouse

    American actress. She made her Broadway debut with the 1972 revival Of Much Ado About Nothing. In 1976, she appeared in All the President's Men. She was nominated for an Academy Award nomination as Best Supporting Actress for her role in the 1984 film Places in the Heart. She has also starred in Slap Shot (1977), Between the Lines (77), …

  • British mountaineer (d. 1982)

  • American politician and captain 39th Governor of Nebraska

  • New York, USA. Actress (Slapshot Iceman, Places in Heart).

  • Canadian journalist, writer, biographer and novelist. He is also the Director of Harvard University's Carr Center for Human Rights Policy.

  • American screenwriter, director, and actor in film.

  • American editor and writer

  • American lawyer, tax advisor, and economist. Advanced Telecommunications' CEO. Raville graduated from college with a BA degree in Economics and a JD degree that specializes in LLM (taxation). He is an avid fisherman and cook as a hobby.

  • French politician and member of the Union pour un Mouvement Populaire. He is a member of France's National Assembly for the sixth district that includes the Loire. From 1993 to 1995, he was Minister of Parliamentary Relations. In 2005, he was Minister of Justice.

  • French entrepreneur, Chairman and CEO of Pernod Ricard liquor & wine group, which he inherited his father Paul Ricard who was the founder of Pernod Ricard.

  • Jr. English footballer (d. 2007).

  • Nicky Henson

    British actor

  • English-American singer-songwriter/keyboard player (Small Faces Faces, The New Barbarians). (d. 2014).


1939 - 1930

Famous birthdays on May 12th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1939 - 1930

  • American ex-Press Secretary to Richard M. Nixon. Ziegler, the youngest White House Press Secretary ever, was described as combative. On 2/10/2003 in San Diego, Ca, Ziegler died from a heart attack.

  • Australian rugby player and coach (d. 2014.)

  • Kurdish politician and journalist

  • Minister and politician from Greece, 69th Mayor in Athens (d.2011).

  • English academic and pediatrician

  • George Carlin

    American comedian who started doing TV variety shows and nightclubs in 1966. His films include "With Six, you get Eggroll," 1968, and "Outrageous Fortune," 1987. He also directed "Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure." In 1994, he was inducted into The Comedy Hall of Fame.

  • Susan Hampshire

    English singer and actress

  • British physician, writer, and television personality for "Where There's Life", 1981-1989. Stoppard is a respected medical expert who has achieved great success. He also writes a number of health books and is a columnist at the TV Times magazine.

  • Belgian writer, Misha: A MA(c),moire of Holocaust Years. Published first in 1997, it was originally intended to be a memoir. It was a huge success in Europe, and it was also translated into 18 other languages. The French version of this book was a derivation of the original, with the title Survivre mit les loups. Published in 1997 by A%0ditions …

  • American sculptor and painter

  • American TV anchorman in Los Angeles. The broadcast journalist, who is well-known for his savagery and incontroversies on air, has a loyal following despite many critics. He is well-known for his provocative and bold commentary. Anchorman for several weekly News Magazines, and host of "Tomorrow", an innovative late-night TV show, and "Prime Time Sunday," Snyder is a master at drawing …

  • American actress, model, and stage actor. She began her career as a New York Model and then moved on to the stage as an actress in "The Diary of Anne Frank." After many years of retirement, she returned to film in 1982 with the movie "Table for Five."

  • Wisconsin, USA; newscaster (Tommorow, NBC Weekend News).

  • Indian Astrologer, world-traveled scholar, artist, and author of many books about tantra and Vedic Astrology including "The Healing Power of Gemstones" as well as "Numerology Dhanwantari and Tools for Tantra."

  • Politician

  • Italy Actor


1929 - 1920

Famous birthdays on May 12th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1929 - 1920

  • Canadian ice hockey player

  • First President of Namibia: Namibian politician

  • Missouri, USA; composer "I'll Never Fall in Love Again".

  • American merchandise marketer and CEO at Home Depot, a warehouse-style, home supply retailer. Marcus received a BSc in Merchandising at college and a BSc in Marketing while working as a comedian part-time.

  • Yogi Berra

    American athlete. He is a Hall-of-Fame catcher, great clutch-hitter and coach/manager. Berra is one the most charming curmudgeons of 20th-century sports.

  • Theater critic (NY Times).

  • Birmingham, England -- Actor (Rebellion, Wrong Box).

  • Belgian politician. He died in 2005, on the 30th of July.

  • English biscuit manufacturer / pilot / multi-millionaire

  • Scottish businessman. Director of Bank of England 1973-1991, and Director of Exxon Corporation 1984-1994.

  • Record company executive

  • Italian writer, novelist and screenwriter. He was buried in Milan on 16 March 1993.

  • Age 64, West German avant-garde politician/artist, in Dnsseldorf.

  • Farley Mowat

    Canadian author, best-selling novelist of "Never Cry Wolf", and "People of the Deer," in which he first brought attention to the conservation of the Arctic. His 26 books were sold in over 11 million copies worldwide and translated into 35 other languages by 1985. He is a national icon and one of the most prominent writers of nonfiction in the …

  • Archbishop (Florence) / Papal candidate

  • Designer of the Belfast Calorimeter.

  • Mirzoyan composer.


1919 - 1910

Famous birthdays on May 12th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1919 - 1910

  • NYC: 1st US civil executed for spying at 37

  • American business administrator, noted family, and the son of "The Mighty I Am," founders of the religious cult. He was also charged in 1940 with 22 counts each of conspiracy, mail fraud, and plagiarism. Two counts of financial misconduct were brought against them, but they were released in 1946. The movement was strong throughout the 1960s.

  • American entrepreneur (Born 1915)

  • Hungary -- Actor (Young Frankenstein, Panic in City)

  • American-born Canadian football coach (d.2005)

  • German holocaust victim. August Landmesser, her husband, was born October 1934. When they tried to wed in August 1935, their banns were rejected by the registry office. Irma was Jewish and 'The Law for the Protection of German Blood & German Honour' did not come into effect until September 1935. Ingrid Eckler and Landmesser were married on 29 October 1935. …

  • Italian opera singer and mezzo-soprano, who made her debut in Florence, Italy in 1935. She was loved by critics and audiences alike until her retirement in 1966.

  • Webster Grove, Missouri -- Orchestra leader (NBC Comedy Hour)

  • Surinamese politician and educator 1st President Suriname (d.2010)

  • American jurist

  • British biochemist, who is credited with developing protein crystallography. In 1964, she was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

1909 - 1900

Famous birthdays on May 12th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1909 - 1900

  • Katharine Hepburn

    American actress, whose first film appearance was in "A Bill of Divorcement" (1932) with John Barrymore. Her box-office appeal in the 1930s was poor, but she rose to fame with 11 Oscar nominations, and three Oscar wins. Her Oscar-winning films were "Morning Glory" (1933), "Guess Who's Coming To Dinner", 1967, and "The Lion in Winter" (68).

  • English/US detective writer (Enter The Saint)

  • French watercolourist and painter. His works are preserved in Paris' Modern Art Museum, as well as in Gueret, Grenoble, Albi, Grenoble, Gueret.

  • Canadian politician and lawyer Postmaster General of Canada

  • French screenwriter and songwriter.

  • Dutch orthopaedic surgeon and co-founder of Sint Maartenkliniek in Nijmegen.

  • Netherlands Scientist

  • German suicide and homicide. After being rejected by Anna Kaltschmidt's parents, he shot Anna and then turned the gun against himself, while lying beside Anna on the bed. It happened at 2:00 AM on the morning of February 15, 1929.

  • Wilfrid Hyde-White

    England, United Kingdom -- Actor (My Fair Lady, Peyton Place)

  • F Berkeley British composer (Castaway).

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