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List of celebrities and famous people who were born on December 16th

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2009 - 2000

Famous birthdays on December 16th for the celebrities who were born in the years 2009 - 2000

  • American baby girl, who was forced to be removed from her mother's body prematurely.

1999 - 1990

Famous birthdays on December 16th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1999 - 1990

  • Twitch Star

  • American child, born to a prominent family. He is the only child Mark Reynolds Hughes, founder and Suzan Schroder Hughes, an actress, and American child. According to coroneraEUR(tm), his father, who was 44 years old, died suddenly in Malibu, CA on May 21, 2000. He had overdosed on alcohol and reacted with anti-depressants. A trust is the sole beneficiary of …


1989 - 1980

Famous birthdays on December 16th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1989 - 1980


1979 - 1970

Famous birthdays on December 16th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1979 - 1970


1969 - 1960

Famous birthdays on December 16th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1969 - 1960

  • French chef who has been awarded three Michelin stars by the Michelin since 2007.

  • French skier and Olympic contender.

  • American producer and pianist, singer-songwriter

  • Italian homicide. Because she wasn't interested in making love, he strangled his 14-year-old girl friend to death. He confessed to the crime after he remained with the corpse for 2 months.

  • Miranda Otto

    An Australian actress who is well-known for her role as A%0owyn in Peter Jackson’s "The Lord of the Rings” trilogy (2001-2003).

  • Manchester, Jamaica -- Canada 100m runner (1996 Olympics- 2 Gold Medals).

  • American ambassador

  • Estonian decathlete

  • Legendary All Black Rugby League player from New Zealand. He made his rugby debut in June 1984. He played for the All Blacks from August 6, 1994 until that date. In 2002, he retired from professional rugby as a player and coach for the NEC club in Japan. He moved to Italy in 2002 to be the coach of the …

  • German track and field champion. She is a long jumper who has been crowned the best female long jumper. She is the only woman to have won two Olympic gold medals for long jump (1992 and2000). She won two World Championships (1983 for DRG, 1993 for FRG) in long jump. In 1987, she also won gold medals for the long …

  • American actor and comedian

  • German Democratic Republic; sprinter (1988 World Record).

  • Australian actress

  • Benjamin Bratt

    American actor who rose to stardom in 1995 when he played Detective Reynaldo "Rey” Curtis on NBC's Law & Order. He appeared in numerous movies, including The Next Best Thing ((2000)), after he had left the show.

  • Italian politician and fascist, found to have taken bribes. Convicted of political extortion 9/21/2000. He was involved in politics since he was a young man. He was already a militant under Craxi's government and a provincial politician in 1985, before joining the Fascist Party.

  • James Mangold

    American screenwriter and producer of director films

  • North Carolina, USA; LPGA golfer (1990 du Maurier).

  • American comedian and singer (d. 1994).

  • Jon Tenney

    American actor and director

  • Sam Robards

    American actor

  • American family. The son of Bobby Darin (and Sandra Dee), who were married for nine years. He wrote in 1994 his autobiography, "Dream Lovers", that his father was selfish and ruthless, and his mother shy and withdraw (an incest victim and an alcoholic).

  • American screenwriter and actor


1959 - 1950

Famous birthdays on December 16th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1959 - 1950

  • She was a French actress who won the Cesar award for 1988 Best Promising Actress. Her role in "Life is long and quiet" earned her the Cesar Award. She is also known for her role as Tatie Danielle.

  • Italian singer-songwriter

  • French singer-songwriter, composer, actress, writer and painter (d.2004).

  • American author and artist who is most importantly an inspiration of how people can overcome hell with humor and strength, and avoid the victim mentality in favour of their personal choices.

  • He was born in Colombia and became the largest winner of New York State Lottery history. Queens, NY resident accepted the $88.5 million lump sum payment, which will be approximately $35-40 million after taxes. He was a parking attendant earning approximately $28,000 annually and was in debt to the tune $44,000. Because of his inability handle money, his wife left …

  • American screenwriter and actress with American voices

  • American homicide: Bonnie Garland was killed by her college sweetheart on 7/07/1977 with Scarsdale, NY. He was a poor Mexican-American junior at Yale when the 17-year old girl first met him. They quickly fell in love and began an affair over the course of their three-year relationship. Herrin was a valedictorian at his high school in Los Angeles with a …

  • Dutch actor (Daybreak)

  • Barbados -- Bowler

  • American lawyer and Harvard law professor during the 1980s. She is known for her brains and decisive clarity. She went to law school and was then recruited to assist in the reelection campaign of Massachusetts Governor Michael Dukakis in 1981. From 1981 to 1987, she taught at Harvard. In October 1987, John Sasso, the Dukakis presidential campaign manager, left and …

  • Manager and cricketer from Barbados

  • Manager and footballer from Italy

  • American producer and guitarist (d. 1992).

  • Japanese actor

  • American baseball player coach and sportscaster (d.2011)

  • American musician and drummer for The Blasters.

  • English poet and author

  • He was a Dutch road and track cyclist, and he later became a team manager.

  • President of Kiribati, Gilbert Islands (1979-91).

  • American gossip columnist and socialite (Born 1950).

  • A professional astrologer in Israel who specializes in birth time rectification. Starkman was close to Alexander Marr, a German astrologist. He is also the author of the automated-rectification program.

1949 - 1940

Famous birthdays on December 16th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1949 - 1940

  • Guitarist

  • Texas, USA; jazz guitarist (Moving Sidewalks and ZZ Top).

  • American pro-astrologer. She has been active for over 20 years as a counselor and teacher. Attractive, energetic, and vivacious she was a skilled organizer of astrological events and businesses. At different times, she was the first vice president of Aquarius Workshops, recording secretary for AFAN and west coast rep for RKM Enterprises. She also participated in the trade show that …

  • Rocker (Hollies-The Air That I Inhale)

  • American TV producer and writer

  • French producer of film, best known for his productions of Jean-Pierre Jeunet's films.

  • American newscaster. She was the co-editor for CBS' 60 Minutes as of 3-21/1991. Harry Reasoner was replaced by her and she joined Don Hewitt and Mike Wallace, Morley Safer and Ed Bradley as co-respondents. She is currently a CBS News White House Correspondent, moderator for "Face the Nation", and co-anchor of "America Tonight" with Charles Kuralt since October 1990. She …

  • English general

  • Massachusetts, USA; White House correspondent (CBSTV).

  • American porn producer and actor


1939 - 1930

Famous birthdays on December 16th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1939 - 1930

  • Liv Ullmann

    Born in Tokyo, Norway, she became a leading dramatic actress of Swedish and foreign films. She won a New York Film Critics Award (Crime And Whispers) 1972 and added Hollywood films after 1973. She toured for three years with a successful theatre company as an apprentice.

  • North Carolina, USA; actor (Bobby Gentry Show).

  • American journalist and author

  • American merchandise marketer and CEO of Dayton Hudson, a large chain of retailing stores. Macke graduated from college with a BS degree in Retailing. He enjoys spending time with his labrador, when he's not working.

  • American civil rights lawyer and co-founder of Southern Poverty Law Center. Dees was raised in a farming family. He started a direct mail business while at the University of Alabama with a specialization in book publishing. He graduated with a law degree in 1960 and opened a law practice. However, he kept his publishing company, Fuller and Dees Publishing Company. …

  • American district attorney, Clark County, Las Vegas. Son of silent film legend Clara Bow (born George Francis Beldam).

  • French film critic and historian. On 22 July 1993, he was killed in an accident.

  • Scottish-English singer (d. 1998)

  • American jazz flutist, composer, and recording artist. He has recorded with many jazz greats like Buddy Rich, Teddy Wilson, Buddy Rich, and Tommy Dorsey. He records for the Xanadu record label.

  • American author (d. 2011)

  • American politician and sergeant (d. 2013).

1929 - 1920

Famous birthdays on December 16th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1929 - 1920

  • American author (Born 1928)

  • United States -- Sci-fi author (Hugo-1963, Blade Runner)

  • Civil servant / historian

  • Richard Phillips, an American author who wrote over 100 stories for fantasy and sci-fi magazines. His works include "A Handful of Darkness", 1955, "The Cosmic Puppets", 1957, and "Time Out of Joint," 1958.

  • American producer and director of actor

  • American sci-fi writer. He wrote many stories under his name, as well as a variety of names during the 1950s and 1960s. He was comatose after a 1979 meningitis episode and had brain damage. He couldn't write any more. He was 60 years old when he died in Waco (TX) on December 31, 1987.

  • United States -- Sci-fi writer (Takeoff (too)!)

  • France sport Champion

  • Zambia -- Sci-fi author (Heartsease)

  • Author and poet of Rhodesian-English origin (d. 2015).

  • American Tenor (Born in 1926)

  • Indiana, USA; dramatic Tenor (Rodolfo-La BohTme).

  • American singer and dramatic tenor in Opera. His 52-inch chest gave him the ability to deliver a strong, rich and precise tone. Even as a child, he was heavy and reached 270 lbs by the time he was an adult.

  • American screenwriter and actor (d. 2012).

  • An Israeli intelligence officer was arrested in January 1965 for spying. He was widely considered a master spy with high-level links to Syria.

  • Illustration by a Latvian-American artist (d. 1993).

  • Chicana or Mexican-American Chicana singer. She was a popular teen idol among Hispanic teens in the USA during the 1950s. She is still one of America's most well-known bolero singers. Jose Heredia, a musician, was her husband and they had three kids together.

  • Austrian-American political scientist and historian (d. 2014).

  • Physicist

  • A] Marugg; Antillian writer (Weekend pilgrimage).

  • A Scottish businessman and executive at Imperial Chemical Industry, I.C.I. North America, Ltd. and CEO Rolls Royce 1983, the year he was knighted.

  • Pickwick Records was founded by an American record producer (d. 2008).

  • French journalist covering the Tour de France, 49 times. He was also the main cyclist writer at L'A%0quipe, a daily newspaper.

  • American Astrologer, practicing in California since the 1980s. Never married.

  • Eulalio González

    Mexican director producer and screenwriter of Mexican singer-songwriters (d. 2003).


1919 - 1910

Famous birthdays on December 16th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1919 - 1910


1909 - 1900

Famous birthdays on December 16th for the celebrities who were born in the years 1909 - 1900

  • Civil servant/ Resistance fighter

  • Guyanese novelist. He was the first West Indian novelist to set foot in Europe and build a substantial European readership.

  • At 80, Architect/Poet/Mathematist/inventor dies

  • Spanish poet and member of Generation of '27. He is regarded as one of the most important literary figures of the so called Silver Age of Spanish Literature and has won many prizes and awards. He was 96 years old when he died. He was 96 years old when he died. After Franco's death, he returned to Spain and was …

  • American cultural anthropologist, Mead made six South Sea trips to study cultural conditioning. Mead rose to prominence in 1928 with the publication of "Coming of Age In Samoa," a surprise bestseller. She was a rising social scientist and a popular young woman. She was appointed assistant curator at American Museum of Natural History in New York in 1926. She remained …

  • German first chief of Gestapo, a secret police force that was established in June 1933. He was appointed by Goering, his patron. He was the son of a farmer and enlisted in the military at the end of WW I. In 1919, he entered law school.

  • Author / Literary critic (Myth Makers).

  • English critic and author

  • English critic and author

  • American actress and producer (d.1999)

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